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Lightnin Hopkins

Blues Singer Lightnin Hopkins

Full Name: Sam Hopkins
Profession: Blues Singer

United States of America

Biography: Blues in My Bottle, The Roots of Lightnin' Hopkins

Born: March 15, 1912
Birthplace: Centerville, Texas, USA

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces

Died: January 30, 1982 (aged 69)
Cause of Death: Esophageal cancer