Aaron Bridgers (January 10, 1918 – November 3, 2003) was an African-American jazz pianist who moved to Paris, in 1947. Bridgers was jazz composer Billy Strayhorn's lover from 1939 until Bridgers' move to France.[2]

Bridgers is featured in the Paul Newman film Paris Blues (1961).


  1. https://en.wikipedia.org/queerplaces/images/Aaron_Bridgers