American jazz pianist and composer (1917–1982)
A brilliant composer and criminally underrated pianist whose sense of rhythm, space, and harmony made him one of the founders of modern jazz.
|Born||October 10, 1917|
|Hometown||Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Spouse||Nellie Monk (m 1947 - 1982)|
|Children||T. S. Monk|
|Parents||Thelonious Monk , Barbara Monk|