Herb Jeffries facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Herbert "Herb" Jeffries
Herb Jeffries Billboard.jpg
Background information
Birth name Umberto Alexander Valentino (some sources cite Umberto Alejandro Ballentino)
Born (1913-09-24)September 24, 1913
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Died May 25, 2014(2014-05-25) (aged 100)
Woodland Hills, California, U.S.
Genres Jazz
Occupation(s) Singer, actor
Years active 1933–1995
Labels Warner Bros. Records

Herbert "Herb" Jeffries (Umberto Alexander Valentino; September 24, 1913 – May 25, 2014), was an American jazz and popular singer and actor.


Herb Jeffries Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.