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About Pete Seeger
Pete Seeger was an iconic American singer-songwriter and social activist who was a member of the American folk music quartet The Weavers. Some of his most popular songs include Turn! Turn! Turn! and Where Have All the Flowers Gone? He is credited with making the protest song We Shall Overcome popular.
He was born to composer and musicologist Charles Louis Seeger, Jr. and Constance de Clyver. He and filmmaker Toshi-Aline Ōta tied the knot in 1943. The marriage produced four children, including ceramic artist Mika Seeger. The couple stayed married until Toshi's death in 2013.
His first child was born while he was deployed overseas. He never had the opportunity to see this child since the child died six months after he was born.
About a year before his death, he was honored with the prestigious George Peabody Medal.
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Famous quotes by Pete Seeger
Do you know the difference between education and experience? Education is when you read the fine print experience is what you get when you don't.Pete Seeger
Education is when you read the fine print experience is what you get when you don't.Pete Seeger
Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't.Pete Seeger
I fought for peace in the fifties.Pete Seeger
I have sung for Americans of every political persuasion, and I am proud that I never refuse to sing to an audience, no matter what religion or color of their skin, or situation in life.Pete Seeger
Pete Seeger's Popularity
Pete Seeger was a famous American politician, who was born on May 3, 1919. As a person born on this date, Pete Seeger is listed in our database as the 21st most popular celebrity for the day (May 3) and the 10th most popular for the year (1919).
People born on May 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Pete Seeger is the 796th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Pete Seeger's birthday, Pete Seeger is the 5158th most famous American and ranks 12th in famous people born in Manhattan, New York, U.S.
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