English: William "Count" Basie (August 21, 1904 – April 26, 1984) was an American jazz pianist, organist, and bandleader.
From the film Stage Door Canteen (1943)
William P. Gottlieb Collection
Photographed by William P. Gottlieb:
Heinrich Klaffs Collection
Photographed by Heinrich Klaffs in Hamburg, early 1970s