American singer and songwriter
Buddy Holly Rank
Buddy Holly Rank
About Buddy Holly
Buddy Holly was an American singer and songwriter.
Songs: "That'll Be The Day", "Peggy Sue", "Not Fade Away".
He is regarded as one of the most important music figures of the 1950's. He was the opening act for Elvis Presley and his first record contract was with the legendary Decca Records. He wrote and produced his own music and he has been a major influence for many artists, such as The Beatles, Elton John and The Rolling Stones.
His Personal Life
He was born in 1936 and he died of a plane crash at the age of 22. The crash killed him, Ritchie Valens and J. P. Richardson. That day, February 3, 1959, is called "The Day The Music Died".
Famous quotes by Buddy Holly
I'm not trying to stump anybody... it's the beauty of the language that I'm interested in.Buddy Holly
If anyone asks you what kind of music you play, tell him 'pop.' Don't tell him 'rock'n'roll' or they won't even let you in the hotel.Buddy Holly
Buddy Holly's Popularity
Buddy Holly was a famous American singer and songwriter, who was born on September 7, 1936. As a person born on this date, Buddy Holly is listed in our database as the 3rd most popular celebrity for the day (September 7) and the 5th most popular for the year (1936).
People born on September 7 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Buddy Holly is the 163rd most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Buddy Holly's birthday, Buddy Holly is the 1140th most famous American and ranks 1st in famous people born in Lubbock, Texas, U.S.
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