Mississippi Fred McDowell

1906 - 1972

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Fred McDowell (January 12, 1904 – July 3, 1972), known by his stage name Mississippi Fred McDowell, was an American hill country blues singer and guitar player. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mississippi Fred McDowell has received more than 255,153 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Mississippi Fred McDowell is the 1,579th most popular singer, the 8,743rd most popular biography from United States and the 449th most popular American Singer.

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Among singers, Mississippi Fred McDowell ranks 1,579 out of 3,541Before him are Seo Taiji, Grethe Kausland, Karita Mattila, Ilse DeLange, Porter Wagoner, and David Bisbal. After him are Patrick Fiori, Johnny Ace, MC Ren, Serdar Ortaç, Eddy Arnold, and Charlie Dominici.

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Among people born in 1906, Mississippi Fred McDowell ranks 299Before him are Meindert DeJong, Anšlavs Eglītis, René Fernández, Toni Ulmen, Irving Jaffee, and Vincent Sherman. After him are Leo Halle, Diana Wynyard, Alberto Soria, Cuth Harrison, Mary Brian, and Hans Haas. Among people deceased in 1972, Mississippi Fred McDowell ranks 192Before him are Per Bertilsson, Carlos Cillóniz, Brian Donlevy, François Bourbotte, Roberto Urdaneta Arbeláez, and Isabel Jewell. After him are Mór Kóczán, Geeta Dutt, Marie Wilson, Marilyn Maxwell, Compton Mackenzie, and Oscar Levant.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Mississippi Fred McDowell ranks 8,743 out of 15,968Before him are Kyle Richards (1969), Justin Francis Rigali (1935), Porter Wagoner (1927), Willa Holland (1991), Tim DeKay (1963), and Anthony Anderson (1970). After him are Lauren Shuler Donner (1949), Charles Oakley (1963), Kelly Slater (1972), Thomas McDonell (1986), Jodi Picoult (1966), and Janice E. Voss (1956).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Mississippi Fred McDowell ranks 449Before him are Doc Pomus (1925), Garth Brooks (1962), Chris Barnes (1967), Jonathan Richman (1951), Kendrick Lamar (1987), and Porter Wagoner (1927). After him are Johnny Ace (1929), MC Ren (1969), Eddy Arnold (1918), Charlie Dominici (1951), Frankie Lymon (1942), and Fontella Bass (1940).