Bob Dunn

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Birthday
5, 1908
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Death Date
May 27, 1971 (63)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
5, 1908
Birthplace
Oklahoma
Death Date
May 27, 1971 (63)

About

American Western swing steel guitarist and trombonist who was the first musician to record an electrically amplified instrument, which he did with Milton Brown and His Musical Brownies in 1935.

Before Fame

He started his music career in the 1930s when he was influenced by Hawaiian lap steel guitar player Sol Hoopi.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Steel Guitar Hall of Fame in 1992.

Family Life

His family comes from Beggs, Oklahoma.

Associated With

Like him, John McPhee also played the steel guitar.