Phil Ochs  American Composer

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Phil Ochs passed away on 9th Apr 1976 aged 35.


Phil Ochs is a 35 year old American Composer born on 24th December, 1940 in El Paso, Texas. His zodiac sign is Capricorn

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    Philip David "Phil" Ochs (/ˈoʊks/; December 19, 1940 – April 9, 1976) was an American protest singer (or, as he preferred, a topical singer) and songwriter who was known for his sharp wit, sardonic humor, earnest humanism, political activis...

    First Name Phil
    Last Name Ochs
    Age 35 (age at death) years
    Birthday 24th December, 1940
    Birthplace El Paso, Texas
    Died 9th April, 1976
    Zodiac Sign Capricorn
    Religion Jewish
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer-songwriter
    Occupation Composer
    Music Genre (Text) Folk, protest music, folk rock
    Music Genre Folk
    Year(s) Active 1962–1976
    Music Style Pop/Rock, Political Folk, Psychedelic, Folk-Rock, Protest Songs, Singer/Songwriter, AM Pop
    Music Mood Literate, Acerbic, Witty, Plaintive, Austere, Brooding, Angst-Ridden, Rebellious, Cynical/Sarcastic, Wry, Earnest, Autumnal, Passionate, Confrontational, Fierce, Bleak, Rousing, Bittersweet, Intense, Angry, Cerebral
    Instrument Guitar, Vocals
    Instrument (text) Guitar, vocals, piano
    Record Label Elektra, A&M
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