Charlie Lawrence

born: 22 February 1905
Los Angeles, California,
United States of America
died: 23 April 1980
Los Angeles County, California,
United States of America
(age 75)

Black American jazz musician who played saxophone and clarinet. He was a member of Paul Howard's Quality Serenaders, where he composed and arranged many of their pieces.
Real name: Charles Edward Lawrence
Height: 5'9"
Films listed on this page: complete Hal Roach filmography.


Leaping Love
Jazz musician/saxophone

Acknowledgements: (1910 Census) (1920 Census) (1930 Census) (1940 Census) (WWII draft reg. card) (CA Death Index) (Social Security Death Index) (cemetery file index card) (Find a Grave) (AllMusic) ('Big Band Jazz,' by Albert McCarthy)
Jesse Brisson (bio notes, research and information)

This page was last updated on: 04 November 2022