Eck Robertson

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Birthday
20, 1887
Birthplace
Arkansas
Death Date
Feb 15, 1975 (87)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
20, 1887
Birthplace
Arkansas
Death Date
Feb 15, 1975 (87)

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About

American country artist and fiddler whose first recordings in 1922 were with Henry Gilliland.

Before Fame

He started to play the fiddle at age five. When he was sixteen, he left home to join a medicine show through Indian Territory before working as a piano tuner.

Trivia

He was once a regular performer at the annual Old Confederate Soldiers' Reunions in the South.

Family Life

He married his wife Nettie in 1906 and they had a daughter named Daphne and a son named Dueron.

Associated With

He is an American country fiddle player like Charlie Daniels.

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