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Campbell, Ambrose (1919-2006), musician and bandleader

Val Wilmer

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/97722
Campbell, Ambrose (1919-2006), musician and bandleader

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Campbell, Ambrose (1919-2006), musician and bandleader, was born Oladipupo Adekoya Campbell in Lagos, Nigeria, on 19 August 1919, the third of four sons in the family of six children of James, G. M., or Adekoya Campbell, a minister in the West African Episcopal church, and his wife, Phoebe Ibidun Adekoya. ...

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