Charlie Rouse– How Did the Saxophonist Die?

Charlie Rouse died at age 64, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding saxophonist Charlie Rouse's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Musician who collaborated with Thelonious Monk for more than a decade and was a co-founder of the group Sphere.

He started playing music at a young age and was invited to perform with the Billy Eckstine Orchestra in 1944 before going on to work with Gillespie, Ellington, and many others.

There is an asteroid named after him, 10426 Charlierouse, which was discovered in 1999.

How did Charlie Rouse die?

Charlie Rouse's death was caused by lung cancer.

Charlie Rouse, a tenor saxophonist and one of jazz’s great individualists, died of lung cancer on Wednesday afternoon at University Hospital in Seattle. He was 64 years old. Mr.

Information about the death of Charlie Rouse
Cause of deathLung Cancer
Age of death64 years
ProfessionSaxophonist
BirthdayApril 6, 1924
Death dateNovember 30, 1988
Place of deathSeattle, Washington, United States
Place of burialN/A