Stompin' Tom Connors

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Birthday
9, 1936
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Mar 6, 2013 (77)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
9, 1936
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Mar 6, 2013 (77)

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About

Canadian folk singer-songwriter who has recorded over forty albums and released the songs "Bud the Spud" and "The Hockey Song."

Before Fame

He spent thirteen years hitchhiking across Canada; during that time, he made money by working various part-time jobs.

Trivia

He earned the nickname "Stompin' Tom" by always stomping his left foot to keep rhythm while playing.

Family Life

His mother was an inmate at a women's penitentiary where Tom lived with her for a short time as a child.

Associated With

He was paid tribute in the song "Long in the Tooth" by The Les Claypool Frog Brigade.

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