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Josh White (I) (1908–1969)

Josh White was born on February 11, 1908 in Greenville, South Carolina, USA as Joshua Daniel White. He was an actor, known for Dreams That Money Can Buy (1947), The Walking Hills (1949) and Splinterheads (2009). He was married to Carol Carr. He died on September 5, 1969 in Manhasset, Long Island, New York, USA. See full bio »

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The Walking Hills
Splinterheads Soundtrack
The Crimson Canary
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 1949 The Walking Hills
 1945 The Crimson Canary
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5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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The travel will probably kill you before the whiskey does.


On night in 1932, White was in a fight in Harlem and put his right hand through a plate glass window. Unable to play the guitar from 1934-1939, he supported his wife, 2 children, his brother and mother-in-law working odd jobs as a janitor, building superintendent, and elevator operator. Feeling came back to his damaged hand one night while playing cards and he found he was able to play the guitar... See more »

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