• President Richard M Nixon presented Duke Ellington with the Medal of Freedom in 1969.
• Duke Ellington received 13 Grammy Awards.
• Duke Ellington received the Pulitzer Prize
• Was awarded the French Legion of Honor in 1973.
• Has a United States Commemorative stamp with his image on it issued in 1986.
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Take It Easy 1928
Jubilee Stomp 1928
Take the A Train
The New Black and Tan Fantasy
Stepping Into Swing Society
Cotton Club Stomp
In A Mizz
Jubilee Stomp The Washingtonians
Ella & Duke 1966
Check & Double Check 1930