Charles Albert Tindley

Charles Albert Tindley

Name Charles Albert Tindley
Profession Composer
Date of Birth 1851-07-07
Place of Birth Maryland
Age 82 yrs
Death Date 1933-07-26
Birth Sign Cancer

About Charles Albert Tindley

American Methodist minister and gospel music composer who is considered one of the founding fathers of American gospel music. He was frequently referred to as “The Prince of Preachers”.

Early Life Experience of Charles Albert Tindley

He educated himself and became a Methodist minister.

Trivia Info

He grew up during the Civil War and afterwards, he moved to Philadelphia.

Family Life and Relationship

His father was a slave, and his mother was free.

Close Associates

He was a gospel composer, while Marvin Sapp was a gospel singer.