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Bo Diddley
Original name: Elias Bates
Birth: Dec. 30, 1928
Pike County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jun. 2, 2008
Alachua County
Florida, USA

Musician. Legendary guitarist and vocalist, he is best known for such hits as "I'm a Man", "Who Do You Love?" and "Pretty Thing". He was born Elias Bates McDaniel in McComb, Mississippi and raised in Chicago. In 1955, he signed with Checkers Records and had hits with "Mona", "Say Man", "Before You Accuse Me" and "Road Runner". Many artists including The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds and The Doors covered his songs. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987. He died from heart failure. (bio by: C.S.) 
Rosemary Hill Cemetery
Levy County
Florida, USA
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jun 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27264565
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