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Chester Arthur Burnett,
aka Howlin' Wolf, was born June 10, 1916 in White Station, Mississippi. Chester migrated north in the 1930's to Chicago, where his big bad self became one famous blues singer, a mean guitarist, and harmonica player. Howlin' was 6 feet 6 inches tall and he liked to fight, and he won most of them. Had a big voice too.
He died January 10, 1976, in the little town of Hines, Illinois.
The ramshackle juke joint where Howlin' Wolf got his start in White Station, MississippiThis guy voted Best Blues Guitarist 2018