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William Franklin "Bill" Horton
Birth: Dec. 25, 1929
Death: Jan. 27, 1995

Musician. A native of Hickory, North Carolina, Horton was the lead singer for the early rhythm and blues/doo wop musical group, The Silhouettes. They are best remembered for their 1957 hit "Get A Job", which sold over 2 million copies. Horton left the group in 1958, but continued singing with his former band members off and on until his death. His other recordings with The Silhouettes include "Voodoo Eyes", "Vision In The Night", "Bing Bong", "I Sold My Heart To The Junkman", "Miss Thing", "I Am Lonely", "Heading For The Poorhouse", and "Evelyn." 
 
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Rolling Green Memorial Park
West Chester
Chester County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 28, 2007
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William Franklin Bill Horton
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William Franklin Bill Horton
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