- n United States folk singer who was largely responsible for the interest in folk music in the 1960s (born in 1919)
- n United States poet killed in World War I (1888-1916)
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- Pete Seeger delights crowd at Clearwater festival
Music legend and mid-Hudson resident Pete Seeger performs for a large crowd Sunday during the Clearwater's Great Hudson River Revival weekend at Croton Point Park in Croton-on-Hudson. Seeger was joined onstage by Lorre Wyatt.
June 17, 2013 - Middletown Times Herald-Record
- Kip Moore & Dierks Bentley Give Dad Credit
Kip Moore has a number of musical artists who have inspired him, but it was weekend fishing trips with his father that formed his early love of lyrics and later inspired him to pursue songwriting. “He would just play all those classic records – Little River Band, Jackson Browne, Springsteen, Seeger, Willie Nelson, the Red-Headed [...]
June 15, 2013 - Great American Country
- River chance
As he embarks on his 94th year, one could thank Pete Seeger for any number of things: his gift of music, his social activism, his work for the environment. For a group of middle-schoolers who gathered at the 79th Street Boat Basin last week, though, the most immediate reason was...
June 15, 2013 - New York Post