|Date of Birth||February 12, 1914|
|Date of Death||May 30, 2000|
Gordon Lee Beneke (born February 12, 1914, Fort Worth, Texas - May 30, 2000), professionally known as Tex Beneke, was an American saxophonist, singer, and bandleader. His career is a history of associations with bandleader Glenn Miller and former musicians and singers who worked with Miller. He also solos on the recording the Glenn Miller orchestra made of their popular song, "In The Mood" and sings on another popular Glenn Miller recording, "Chattanooga Choo Choo".