Jerome Hines

Opera Singer
Born Nov 8, 1921

The American Jerome A. Hines was a basso opera singer who performed at the Metropolitan Opera from 1946 to 1987. His height (6ft 6 inches, or 2m), stage presence and stentorian voice made him ideal for such roles as Sarastro in The Magic Flute, Mephistopheles in Faust, Ramfis in Aida, the Grand Inquisitor in Don Carlos, the title role of Boris Godunov and King Mark in Tristan und Isolde.… Read More

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1921 Birth Born in 1921.


2003 82 Years Old Hines died of undisclosed causes in 2003 at age 81 at Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan.
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