Reference Entry

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

Val Wilmer

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


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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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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