Del Shannon  

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Del Shannon passed away on 8th Feb 1990 aged 55.


Del Shannon is a member of the following lists: Suicides by firearm in Los Angeles County, California, 20th-century American singers and Dunhill Records artists.


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    Del Shannon (born Charles Weedon Westover; December 30, 1934 – February 8, 1990) was an American rock and roll and country musician, and singer-songwriter who is best known for his 1961 No. 1 billboard hit "Runaway"....

    First Name Charles
    Middle Name Weedon
    Last Name Westover
    Full Name at Birth Charles Weedon Westover
    Alternative Name Charlie Johnson
    Age 55 (age at death) years
    Birthday 30th December, 1934
    Birthplace Grand Rapids, Michigan
    Died 8th February, 1990
    Zodiac Sign Capricorn
    Occupation Text Singer-songwriter
    Music Genre (Text) Rock, country music
    Year(s) Active 1958–90, 1958–1990
    Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar
    Record Label Bigtop, Berlee, Amy, Liberty, Dunhill, United Artists, Island, Elektra, Silvertone, Twirl, Network
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