Willis Conover Net Worth

Willis Conover Net Worth is
$1.7 Million

Willis Conover Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Willis Clark Conover, Jr. (October 18, 1920 – May 17, 1996) was a jazz producer and broadcaster on the Voice of America for over forty years. He produced jazz concerts at the White House, the Newport Jazz Festival, and for movies and television. By arranging concerts where people of all races were welcome, he is credited with desegregating Washington D.C. nightclubs. Conover is credited with keeping interest in jazz alive in the countries of Eastern Europe through his nightly broadcasts during the Cold War.

Date Of BirthDecember 18, 1920, Buffalo, New York, United States
DiedMay 17, 1996, Alexandria, Virginia, United States
Place Of BirthBuffalo, New York, USA
ProfessionWriter
AlbumsWillis Conover's House Of Sounds
Star SignLibra
#Fact
1American broadcaster, host of the jazz program "Music USA," with which he eventually attracted the largest audience of any continuing international broadcast in history. Conover hosted jazz and classical programs at radio stations in Washington, D.C. In 1969 he produced and narrated the White House concert celebrating Duke Ellington's 70th birthday. Thanks to Conover, a jazz panel was established on the National Endowment for the Arts in 1975.

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jazz at the Smithsonian: Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers1991Documentary

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The World of Benny Goodman1963TV MovieHimself
Jazz on a Summer's Day1959DocumentaryInterviewer
The Subject Is Jazz1958TV SeriesHimself

Known for movies

Source
IMDB Wikipedia

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