James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) wis an American rock guitarist, sangster, an sangwriter. Awtho his mainstream career spanned anerly fower years, he is widely regairdit as ane o the maist influential electric guitarists in the history o popular muisic, an ane o the maist celebratit muisickers o the 20t century.

Jimi Hendrix
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Hendrix performin on the Dutch televeesion shaw Hoepla in 1967
Background information
Birth nameJohnny Allen Hendrix
Born27 November 1942(1942-11-27)
Seattle, Washington, US
Deid18 September 1970(1970-09-18) (aged 27)
Kensington, Lunnon, UK
  • Guitarist
  • sangster
  • sangwriter
  • producer
  • Guitar
  • vocals
Years active1963–1970
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