Miles Davis timeline

  • Dizzy Gillespie is born

    John Birks "Dizzy" Gillespie (October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, singer, and composer. He was born in... Read more

  • Miles Davis is born

    Widely considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century, Miles Dewey Davis III was at the forefront of almost every major... Read more