Gary Davis

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Birthday
30, 1896
Birthplace
South Carolina
Death Date
May 5, 1972 (76)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
30, 1896
Birthplace
South Carolina
Death Date
May 5, 1972 (76)

About

American blues singer and guitarist who released numerous albums and was known for his finger-picking style of playing.

Before Fame

He learned guitar at a young age and played ragtime tones while collaborating with other artists, including Bull City Red.

Trivia

He was ordained as a Baptist minister in 1937.

Family Life

He was born one of eight children and became blind as an infant.

Associated With

He has stated he was influenced by many artists, including Bob Dylan.