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BO DIDDLEY


BO DIDDLEY
 
Bo Diddley during an April 21, 2005 concert at the Lucerna Bar in Prague. This photo was taken by Aconcagua.


SUMMARY
 
Full Name: Ellas Otha Bates
 
 
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, USA
Known For: The London Bo Diddley Sessions (1973) Album
 
Instruments: Piano, Guitar
Music Styles: Blues
 
Location: United States of America
 
Web Site: http://www.bo-diddley.com/
 
Date Born: 30th December 1928
Location Born: McComb, Michigan, United States of America
 
Date Died: 2nd June 2008
Location Died: Archer,, United States of America
Cause Of Death: Heart Failure
Memorial: On June 2, 2008, Bo Diddley died at 79 of heart failure at his home in Archer, Florida
 
Summary: Born as Ellas Otha Bates, he was adopted and raised by his mother's cousin, Gussie McDaniel, whose surname he assumed, becoming Ellas McDaniel.
 
Photo Comments: The above image is in the public domain. This photo was taken by Aconcagua.
 
 
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