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Big Bill Broonzy

AKA William Lee Conley Broonzy

Born: 26-Jun-1898
Birthplace: Scott, MS
Died: 15-Aug-1958 [1]
Location of death: Chicago, IL
Cause of death: Cancer - Throat
Remains: Buried, Lincoln Cemetery, Blue Island, IL

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Blues singer and guitarist

Military service: US Army (1917-19)

[1] As appears on birth certificate of Broonzy's twin sister.

Father: Frank Broonzy
Mother: Mittie Belcher
Wife: (m.)
Girlfriend: Pim van Isveldt (one son)
Son: Michael

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