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Dr. John

Dr. John was born on November 21, 1940, in New Orleans, Louisiana, as Malcolm Rebbenack. At 13 he decided to become a musician, and was supported by his family, who themselves were musicians in a small way. "Mac" dropped out of school in the 11th grade in 1956, at the age of 16, to become a blues piano player. He has become known as "Dr. John, The Night Tripper" (or "Dr. John", for short) and a prime example of the "New Orleans Sound" style of blues/jazz. He has received two Grammy Awards, and is in the Louisiana Blues Hall of Fame.


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Born:
Nov 21, 1941 In New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
26
First Appeared:
In the series Sesame Street 1969-07-21
Latest Project:
Series NCIS: New Orleans 2014-09-23

6 wins & 10 nominations.

Known For
Poster of American Horror Story
Poster of The Vampire Diaries
Poster of True Blood
Poster of The Wire
Filmography
NCIS: New Orleans Unknown 2014-09-23
North America Unknown 2013-05-19
Scandal Unknown 2012-04-05
American Horror Story Unknown 2011-10-05
Skins Unknown 2011-01-17
Treme Unknown 2010-04-11
The Vampire Diaries Unknown 2009-09-10
True Blood Unknown 2008-09-07
K-Ville Unknown 2007-09-17
Top Chef Unknown 2006-02-15
Curious George Unknown 2006-09-04
Boston Legal Unknown 2004-10-03
Top of the Pops Unknown 2002-01-12
The Wire Unknown 2002-06-02
The Sopranos Unknown 1999-01-10
Baseball Unknown 1994-09-18
Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Beavis and Butt-Head Unknown 1993-03-08
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Blossom Unknown 1990-07-05
American Masters Unknown 1986-06-23
WKRP in Cincinnati Unknown 1978-09-18
Austin City Limits Himself 1975
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Starsky and Hutch Unknown 1975-04-30
Sesame Street Unknown 1969-07-21