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Birthplace of Buddy Guy Lettsworth, Louisiana 70752 Marker image, Touch for more information
December 21, 2018
Birthplace of Buddy Guy Lettsworth, Louisiana 70752 Marker
Louisiana (Pointe Coupee Parish), Lettsworth — Birthplace of Buddy Guy Lettsworth, Louisiana 70752
Buddy Guy was born July 30, 1936. in Lettsworth, Louisiana. He worked at LSU facilities services department before leaving to pursue a music career. On September 25, 1957 he boarded a train in New Orleans, Louisiana and arrived in Chicago to . . . — Map (db m127815) HM
Louisiana (Pointe Coupee Parish), Lettsworth — 201 — Buddy Guy
George “Buddy” Guy, one of the most dazzling performers in blues history, was born here in Lettsworth on July 30, 1936. His primary influences included local Louisiana musicians and many more who were born across the river in . . . — Map (db m127700) HM
Louisiana (Pointe Coupee Parish), Lettsworth — Old River Lock & Dam Atchafalaya Water Heritage Trail —
The upper part of Turnbull's Bend filled in and separated from the Mississippi River, but the lower channel grew. It was named Old River and became the point at which the Red, Old and Atchafalaya Rivers meet.

The connection between the . . . — Map (db m116236) HM


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