Woody Guthrie

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Woody Guthrie
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Guthrie wi guitar labeled
"This machine kills fascists" (1943)
Background information
Birth nameWoodrow Wilson Guthrie
Born14 Julie 1912(1912-07-14)
Okemah, Oklahoma, U.S.
Deid3 October 1967(1967-10-03) (aged 55)
New York Ceety, New York, U.S.
Genres
ThriftSinger-songwriter
Instruments
Years active1930–1956
Associate actsAlmanac Singers
Notable instruments

Woodrow Wilson "Woody" Guthrie (/ˈɡʌθri/; Julie 14, 1912 – October 3, 1967) wis an American sangster-sangwriter an muisicker that's muisical legacy includes hunders o poleetical, tradeetional, an bairns' sangs, alang wi ballads an improvised warks.