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Lead Belly 
American folk and blues musician
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Date of birth20 January 1888, 29 January 1885
Louisiana
Huddie William Ledbetter
Date of death6 December 1949
New York City
  • natural causes
Pseudonym
  • Lead Belly
Work period (start) 1903
Country of citizenship
Residence
Occupation
Notable work
  • The Midnight Special and Other Southern Prison Songs
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