Charles Baird Parker

 

 

 

Age: 61

 

Summary: last surviving son of jazz saxophone great Charlie "Bird" Parker (d. 1955) who was the longtime owner of Birdland Music & Recording music store and recording studio in partnership with the owner of the 5th Street Pub in Lansdale, Pennsylvania but who had not been employed for many years and received royalties from his late father's copyrights.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from kidney, liver and respiratory failure

 

Born: August 10, 1952

 

Died: March 23, 2014

 

Location: Lansdale, Pennsylvania