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Nesuhi Ertegun

1917

Nesuhi Ertegun was born.

1955

Nesuhi Ertegun, Ahmet’s brother, joins Atlantic and proceeds to develop a legendary jazz roster that includes John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, Charles Mingus and the Modern Jazz Quartet.

1989

Nesuhi Ertegun died in New York, NY.

1991

Nesuhi Ertegun is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.