Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters
1915 - 1983

Muddy Waters  American Singer


Muddy Waters passed away on 30th Apr 1983 aged 68. His last relationship was when Marva Jean Brooks and Muddy Waters were married for 3 years before Muddy Waters died aged 68.


Muddy Waters was previously married to Marva Jean Brooks (1978 - 1983) and Mabel Berry (1931 - 1935).


Muddy Waters is a 68 year old American Singer. Born McKinley Morganfield on 4th April, 1915 in Rolling Fork, Mississippi, USA, he is famous for father of modern Chicago blues in a career that spans 1941–1982. His zodiac sign is Aries.

Muddy Waters is a member of the following lists: 20th-century American singers, Grammy Award-winning artists and African-American singer-songwriters.


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Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship5 yrs, 3 mths
Shortest Relationship4 yrs
Average Relationship Length4 yrs, 7 mths
First Name Muddy
Last Name Waters
Full Name at Birth McKinley Morganfield
Age 68 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th April, 1915
Birthplace Rolling Fork, Mississippi, USA
Died 30th April, 1983
Place of Death Westmont, Illinois, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, songwriter, guitarist, bandleader
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame father of modern Chicago blues
Music Genre (Text) Blues, Chicago blues, country blues, Delta blues, electric blues
Music Genre Blues
Year(s) Active 1941–1982
Music Style Chicago Blues, Electric Chicago Blues, Electric Blues, Delta Blues, Blues Revival, Slide Guitar Blues, Regional Blues
Music Mood Exuberant, Earthy, Confident, Rousing, Rollicking, Passionate, Plaintive, Raucous, Cathartic, Earnest, Rowdy, Boisterous, Energetic, Gritty, Greasy, Exciting, Melancholy, Amiable/Good-Natured, Organic, Playful, Freewheeling
Instrument Guitar, Vocals, Slide Guitar, Arranger, Leader
Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, harmonica
Record Label Aristocrat, Chess, Testament
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McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983), known by his stage name Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician who is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues".

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ErrickaJan 28, 2010

Muddy Waters is a great actor who played in many movies and he played them real good

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