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Quincy Jones

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Quincy Jones
Birth name Quincy Delightt Jones, Jr.
Born March 14, 1933 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Years Active 1951-present



Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
Ironside Les Appleton 1x04 - Eat, Drink and Be Buried October 5, 1967
Saturday Night Live Himself 15x12 - Quincy Jones February 10, 1990
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Himself 1x09 - Someday Your Prince Will Be in Effect (2) October 29, 1990
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Himself 3x18 - The Alma Matter February 8, 1993


Series Year(s) Credit Season(s)
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air 1990 –1996 Executive Producer
In the House 1995 –1999 Executive Producer
MADtv 1995 –2009 Executive Producer
Vibe 1997 –1998 Executive Producer


Awards and Accolades

Grammy Awards

(27 Wins in 79 Nominations)

  • Won: Album of the Year (1991)
Back on the Block


  • Has seven children, including Quincy Jones III and actress Rashida Jones
  • His father, Quincy Delight Jones Sr. was a semi-professional baseball player and carpenter and his mother, Sarah worked as a bank officer & an apartment complex manager
  • Had a younger brother, Lloyd, who died in 1998
  • Attended the Berklee College of Music on a scholarship
  • Traveled with jazz bandleader Lionel Hampton in Europe when he was 19 years old
  • Was married to actress Peggy Lipton from 1974 to 1990
  • Dated actress Nastassja Kinski; together, they have a daughter, Kenya (born in 1993)