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City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Benny Green

 
 
Benny Green Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 18, 2018
1. Benny Green Marker
Inscription.
Musician
Writer
Broadcaster

Benny Green
1927-1998

lived here
1932-1962


 
Location. 51° 31.414′ N, 0° 8.553′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Cleveland Street just south of Euston Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 161 Cleveland Street, City of Westminster, England W1T 6QP, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sidney Bechet (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Samuel Morse (about 90 meters away); Robert Gascoyne Cecil (about 120 meters away); Captain Matthew Flinders, R.N. (about 180 meters away); George Bernard Shaw (about 180 meters away); Virginia Woolf (about 180 meters away); A.W. Hofmann (about 180 meters away); Sir Charles Eastlake (about 210 meters away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Benny Green (saxophonist) (Wikipedia). "Benny Green (born Bernard Green; 9 December 1927, Leeds, Yorkshire – 22 June 1998) was a British jazz saxophonist who was also known for his radio shows and books." (Submitted on March 23, 2018.) 

2. Entertainment Jazz musician Benny Green dies (BBC, June 23, 1998)
Benny Green Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 18, 2018
2. Benny Green Marker - Wide View
. "Green was an accomplished saxophonist and a successful author who wrote biographies of Fred Astaire and PG Wodehouse. In later life he presented a long-running Sunday afternoon programme on BBC Radio 2." (Submitted on March 23, 2018.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 23, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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