American musicians died at 55

Here are 11 famous musicians from United States of America died at 55:

B. Kliban

B. Kliban (January 1, 1935 Norwalk-August 12, 1990 San Francisco) a.k.a. Bernard Kliban or Bernard "Hap" Kliban was an American cartoonist. He had two children, Kalia Kliban and Sarah Kliban.

He died caused by pulmonary embolism.

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Janice E. Voss

Janice E. Voss (October 8, 1956 South Bend-February 6, 2012 Scottsdale) a.k.a. Janice Voss was an American engineer and astronaut.

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Wendy Wasserstein

Wendy Wasserstein (October 18, 1950 Brooklyn-January 30, 2006 New York City) was an American writer, playwright, screenwriter, professor and actor. She had one child, Lucy Jane Wasserstein.

She died in lymphoma.

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Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott (November 29, 1832 Germantown-March 6, 1888 Boston) also known as Louisa Alcott, May Louisa Alcott, Louisa M Alcott, Louisa M. Alcott, A. M. Barnard or A. M Barnard was an American writer, nurse, novelist and author.

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Oscar George Theodore Sonneck

Oscar George Theodore Sonneck (October 6, 1873 Jersey City-October 30, 1928 New York) also known as Oscar Sonneck was an American librarian and musicologist.

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Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson (December 10, 1830 Amherst-May 15, 1886 Amherst) also known as Emily Elizabeth Dickinson or Dickinson, Emily was an American writer and poet.

She died caused by bright's disease.

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William M. Tweed

William M. Tweed (April 3, 1823 Manhattan-April 12, 1878 New York City) also known as William Marcy Tweed Jr. was an American politician.

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David Angell

David Angell (April 10, 1946 West Barrington-September 11, 2001 New York City) also known as David Lawrence Angell was an American screenwriter and television producer.

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Edward Sapir

Edward Sapir (January 26, 1884 Lębork-February 4, 1939 New Haven) was an American linguist, scientist and anthropologist.

He died as a result of stroke.

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Jack Ruby

Jack Ruby (March 25, 1911 Chicago-January 3, 1967 Dallas) also known as Jacob Rubenstein, Jack Leon Ruby, Jack L. Ruby or Sparky was an American businessperson and aircraft maintenance technician.

He died caused by stroke.

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Woody Guthrie

Woody Guthrie (July 14, 1912 Okemah-October 3, 1967 New York City) also known as Woodie Guthrie, Woddy Guthrie, Woodrow Wilson Guthrie or Guthrie, Woody was an American singer, songwriter, sailor, singer-songwriter and musician. He had eight children, Nora Guthrie, Arlo Guthrie, Joady Guthrie, Sue Guthrie, Cathy Guthrie, Bill Guthrie, Gwen Guthrie and Lorinna Lynn Guthrie.

His albums: The Woody Guthrie Story, 900 Miles, Hard Travellin', A Legendary Performer, Cowboy Songs, Dust Bowl Ballads, House of the Rising Sun, Long Ways to Travel: The Unreleased Folkways Masters, 1944-1949, Ramblin' Round and Songs to Grow on for Mother and Child. His related genres: Folk music, Country and American folk music.

He died in huntington's disease.

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