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Richie Havens

Richie HavensAKA Richard Pierce Havens

Born: 21-Jan-1941
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY
Died: 22-Apr-2013
Location of death: Jersey City, NJ
Cause of death: Heart Attack

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Singer

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Opening act at Woodstock

Wife: (according to the New York Times, "was married many years ago", four daughters)

    Woodstock (28-Apr-2019) · Himself
    Soundtrack for a Revolution (24-Apr-2009) · Himself
    I'm Not There (3-Sep-2007)
    Perfect Harmony (31-Mar-1991)
    Hearts of Fire (1987)
    The Girl, the Gold Watch, & Dynamite (25-May-1981)
    Greased Lightning (Jul-1977) · Woodrow
    Woodstock (26-Mar-1970) · Himself

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Author of books:
They Can Not Hide Us Anymore (1999, memoir)

Selected albums:
A Richie Havens Record (1965)
Electric Havens (1966)
Mixed Bag (1967)
Something Else Again (1968)
Richard P. Havens (1969)
Stonehenge (1970)
Alarm Clock (1971)
The Great Blind Degree (1971)
Portfolio (1973)
Mixed Bag (1974)
The End of the Beginning (1976)
Mirage (1977)
Connections (1980)
Common Ground (1983)
Simple Things (1987)
Richie Havens Sings Beatles and Dylan (1987)
Now (1991)
Richie Havens Cuts to the Chase (1994)
Wishing Well (2002)
Grace of the Sun (2004)
Nobody Left to Crown (2008)

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