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Gene Pitney in the early sixties.

Full Name: Gene Francis Alan Pitney
Description: Vocalist, Guiarist, USA
Known For: "Love My Life Away" Hit Song 1961
Instruments: guitarist, pianist, drummer
Music Styles: Rock , Easy listening
Location: United States of America
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Date Born: 17th February 1941
Location Born: Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America
Date Died: 5th April 2006
Location Died: Cardiff
Memorial: He was found dead by his tour manager in the Hilton Hotel in Cardiff, Wales in the middle of a UK tour. His Final Show at Cardiff's St David's Hall was deemed a huge success, with a standing ovation.He was laid to rest on April 13th, 2006 at Somers Center Cemetery in Somers Connecticut.
Summary: Through the mid-1960s, he enjoyed considerable success on both sides of the Atlantic, and charted more than 20 Top 40 hit singles.
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