He was born on August 15th, 1925 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He is a Canadian and is a pianist. He played Jazz music and is famous for his brilliant techniqes of playing and for his solos. He married Lillie Fraser then devorced her, then married Sandra King then devorced her, then married Charlotte Huber then devorced her, then married Kelly Peterson. He did have kids. In his first marrage he had Lyn, Sharon, Gay, Oscar Jr, Norman. In his thired marrage he had Joel. In his fourth marrage he had Celine. He died on December 22nd, 2007 in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada at the age of 82. He died from kidney faliure.
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