John Lee Hooker

Dead

Born: 8/22/1917 in Coahoma County, Mississippi, USA
Died: 6/21/2001
Age: 83
Cause of death: illness

Noted For: blues guitarist/singer; hits include "Boogie Chillen" (1948) and "Boom Boom" (1962). Won a Grammy Lifetime Achievement award (2000).

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