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Singer-songwriter, musician, artist, poet, composer, author, record producer, film director

Age: 69 (age at death)
Born: 15th January, 2015, Glendale, California
Died: 17th December, 2010, Arcata, California
Height: Height Unknown
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band

Don Van Vliet (væn ˈvliːt, born Don Glen Vliet; January 15, 1941 – December 17, 2010) was an American musician, singer-songwriter and artist best known by the stage name Captain Beefheart. His musical work was conducted with a rotating ensemble of musicians called the Magic...Wikipedia

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