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Harry Chapin

Harry ChapinBorn: 7-Dec-1942
Birthplace: Manhattan, NY
Died: 16-Jul-1981
Location of death: Jericho, NY [1]
Cause of death: Accident - Automobile
Remains: Buried, Huntington Rural Cemetery, Huntington, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Singer/Songwriter

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Cat's in the Cradle

[1] Long Island Expressway, Jericho, NY.

Father: James Forbes Chapin (big band drummer)
Mother: Jean Elspeth Burke
Brother: Tom
Brother: Stephen
Wife: Sandy Gaston (who already had three children)
Daughter: Jennifer Elspeth Chapin (b. Jul-1971)

    High School: Brooklyn Technical High School, Brooklyn, NY
    University: US Air Force Academy (one year)
    University: Architecture, Cornell University (dropped out)
    University: Philosophy, Cornell University (dropped out, again)

    Congressional Gold Medal 1987
    Heart Attack

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