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Barbara Smith Conrad was born on August 11, 1937, and died on May 22, 2017 She was an American operatic mezzo-soprano of international acclaim. During 1957, Conrad became the focus of a racial controversy revolving around her role in a student opera at The University of Texas at Austin. Pressure from the Texas Legislature forced ..

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Zbigniew Wodecki was born on May 6, 1950, in Kraków, Poland and died on May 22, 2017. He was a Polish singer, musician, composer, actor and TV presenter. Wodecki started to playing the violin at the age of five. Whilst he was a well known a singer, he debuted in 1972 on National Festival of ..

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Simon H. Vega was born on October 8, 1935, and died on May 12, 2017. He was a high school teacher. Vega became a personal friend of singer Elvis Presley while the two served together in the United States Army in Germany from 1958–1960. During 1993, he turned his house into a museum called “Little ..

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James “Jimmy” Copley, sometimes credited as Jim Copley was born in 1953 and died on May 13, 2017. He was an English rock drummer. He was popularly a session musician Copley has worked with Jeff Beck, Graham Parker, Upp, Paul Young, Roger Glover, Magnum, Ian Gillan and Glenn Hughes of Deep Purple, Go West, Killing ..

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