Manhattan State Hospital, New York City.
Father: Giles Joplin (former slave)
Mother: Florence Givins
Wife: Belle Hayden (m. 1901, div. 1903)
Daughter: (d. 1903 infancy)
Wife: Freddie Alexander (m. Jun-1904, d. Sep-1904)
Wife: Lottie Stokes (m. 1909)
University: Music theory, George R. Smith College, Sedalia, MO (1894)
Pulitzer Prize for the opera "Treemonisha", 1976 (posthumous)
St. Louis Walk of Fame
Risk Factors: Syphilis
Appears on postage stamps:
USA, Scott #2044 (20 cents, issued 9-Jun-1983)
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