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Doc Watson

Doc WatsonAKA Arthel Lane Watson

Born: 2-Mar-1923
Birthplace: Deep Gap, NC
Died: 29-May-2012
Location of death: Winston-Salem, NC
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Guitarist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Two Days in November

Legendary folk guitarist.

Father: General Watson (banjo player)
Mother: Annie Watson (singer)
Brother: David
Wife: Rosa Lee Carlton (m. 1947, until his death)
Son: Merle Watson (musician, b. 8-Feb-1949, d. 23-Oct-1985 tractor accident)
Daughter: Nancy Ellen

    Grammy 1974 for Two Days in November
    National Medal of Arts 1997
    Surgery Colon (24-May-2012)
    Risk Factors: Blindness

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