How Flip Phillips Died: Cause of Death, Age at Death, and More!

Flip Phillips reached the impressive age of 86 years. Find out the cause of death and more exciting information regarding the death of this famous saxophonist.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Member of Jazz at the Philharmonic from 1946 to 1957. He has played jazz tenor saxophone and clarinet.

He performed with the Woody Herman band in the 1940s and the spinoff band, the Woodchoppers.

He retired for fifteen years in Florida but went back to recording music while in his eighties.

He was born and raised in Brooklyn.

He recorded for Verve with many different artists, including Ray Brown.

How did Flip Phillips die?

Information about the death of Flip Phillips
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death86 years
BirthdayMarch 26, 1915
Death dateAugust 17, 2001
Place of deathFort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Place of burialN/A