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[gi-les-pee] /gɪˈlɛs pi/

John Birks
[burks] /bɜrks/ (Show IPA), (“Dizzy”) 1917–93, U.S. jazz trumpeter and composer.
Dizzy, nickname of John Birks Gillespie. 1917–93, US jazz trumpeter


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