Woody Guthrie, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1912) died on October 3, 1967.

Woodrow Wilson Guthrie was an American singer-songwriter, one of the most significant figures in American folk music. His work focused on themes of American socialism and anti-fascism. He has inspired several generations both politically and musically with songs such as "This Land Is Your Land", written in response to the American exceptionalist song "God Bless America".

Woody Guthrie, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1912) died on October 3, 1967.

October 3, 1967

Woody Guthrie, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1912) died on October 3, 1967.

Woodrow Wilson Guthrie was an American singer-songwriter, one of the most significant figures in American folk music. His work focused on themes of American socialism and anti-fascism. He has inspired several generations both politically and musically with songs such as "This Land Is Your Land", written in response to the American exceptionalist song "God Bless America".