John Stewart

John Stewart

Birth
San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Death 19 Jan 2008 (aged 68)
San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 24046926 · View Source
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Musician. He is best remembered as a member of the folk music group "The Kingston Trio". A native of San Diego, California, he replaced musician Dave Guard when he left in 1961, staying with the Kingston Trio until they disbanded in 1967. He went on to write the hit song, "Daydream Believer" for "The Monkees "that same year, and in 1968 he traveled with Senator Robert F. Kennedy during Kennedy's presidential campaign run. He also had a successful solo career, and released the 1979 single, "Gold", and several chart-topping albums, including: "California Bloodlines" (1969), "Airdream Believer" (1995), "Bandera" (1998), "Wires From The Bunker" (2000), "Havana" (2003), and "The Day The River Sang" (2006). He continued to record and perform up until his death from complications of a stroke.

Bio by: Peterborough K


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  • Created by: Peterborough K
  • Added: 19 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24046926
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Stewart (5 Sep 1939–19 Jan 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24046926, ; Maintained by Peterborough K (contributor 46537737) Unknown.