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Johnny Winter (I) (1944–2014)

Johnny Winter was born on February 23, 1944 in Beaumont, Texas, USA as John Dawson Winter III. He was married to Susan Warford. He died on July 16, 2014 in Zurich, Switzerland. See full bio »


(age 70) in Zurich, Switzerland

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Known For

The Accused Soundtrack
Sliver Soundtrack
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Our Guests at Heartland
Fire in the Sky Soundtrack


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 2016 Vinyl (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Whispered Secrets (2016) ... (performer: "Rock and Roll, Hoochie Koo")
 2012 B.B. King: The Life of Riley (Documentary) (performer: "Five Years Long")
 2008 True Blood (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- You'll Be the Death of Me (2008) ... (performer: "You'll Be The Death Of Me" - uncredited)
 1993 Sliver (performer: "Life Is Hard")
 1993 Fire in the Sky (performer: "Blinded by Love")
 1992 The Cutting Edge (performer: "Shame Shame Shame")
 1991 Rush (performer: "Rock and Roll Hoochie Koo")
 1990 Un dia és un dia (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.7 (1990) ... (performer: "Don't Take Advantage of Me")
 1988 The Accused (performer: "Mojo Boogie")
 1985 Les enfants du rock (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 23 February 1985 (1985) ... (performer: "Don't Take Advantage of Me")
 1978 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (performer: "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" (Finale))
 1975 Too Many Pieces (performer: "Mean Town Blues" - uncredited) / (writer: "Mean Town Blues" - uncredited)
 1975 Sue Prentiss R.N. (performer: "Mean Town Blues", "Black Cat Bone", "Broke Down Engine", "Forty-Four" - uncredited)
 1969 The Stones in the Park (Documentary) (writer: "I'm Yours She's Mine")
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Other Works:

CD: "Still Alive and Well". See more »

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2 Interviews | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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Although primarily a blues guitarist, Johnny Winter admitted to hating the period when he recorded a few albums of rock 'n' roll. The musician believed he had sold out by betraying his blues roots. See more »


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