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Fogerty, Tomlocked

(09 November 1941–06 September 1990)
  • Barbara L. Ciccarelli

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Fogerty, Tom (09 November 1941–06 September 1990), recording artist and songwriter, was born Thomas Richard Fogerty in Berkeley, California, the son of Galen Robert Fogerty and Edith Lucile Lytle Loosli. He attended high school in El Cerrito and by 1959 was performing in school shows and at parties as lead singer and songwriter for Tommy Fogerty and the Blue Velvets. The band included Doug Clifford on drums, Stuart Cook on bass guitar, and Fogerty’s younger brother John, with whom he shared writing credits and lead vocals....

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