Big Bill Broonzy’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 26, 1893

Death Date

Apr 15, 1958

Age of Death

64 years

Cause of Death

Laryngeal Cancer

Place of Death

Apr 15, 1958



The guitarist Big Bill died at the age of 64. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Mississippi blues singer, guitarist, and songwriter whose career spanned nearly four decades.

He was born William Lee Conley Broonzy in the town of Scott, Mississippi to a sharecropping family.



“I guess all songs is folk songs. I never heard no horse sing ’em.” (Big Bill Broonzy)