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Starr, Kay

LC control no.n 91072807
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Personal name headingStarr, Kay
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Variant(s)Starks, Katherine Laverne
Birth date1922-07-21
Death date2016-11-03
Place of birthDougherty (Okla.)
Place of deathLos Angeles (Calif.)
Profession or occupationSingers
Found inHer Kay Starr [SR] p1991: label (Kay Starr)
Enc. of pop. mus., 3rd ed. (Starr, Kay; b. Katherine LaVerne Starks, July 21, 1922, Dougherty, Okla.)
New York times WWW site, viewed Nov. 4, 2016 (in obituary published Nov. 3: Kay Starr; b. Katherine Laverne Starks, July 21, 1922, Dougherty, Okla.; d. Thursday [Nov. 3, 2016], Los Angeles, aged 94; self-described hillbilly singer who crisscrossed jazz, country, pop, blues, and rock 'n' roll in the 1950s with hits like Wheel of fortune and Rock and roll waltz)
Associated languageeng