Bukka White’s Death – What Happened?

Bukka White Died

The guitarist Bukka White passed away at age 67, respectable.

Biography - A Short Wiki

Delta blues guitarist who helped develop the Mississippi blues sound with songs like “Shake ’em on Down.”

He started playing guitar at age nine and recorded his first album in 1930, alternating between country blues and gospel.

With music alone not yet a lucrative career, he took odd jobs to make ends meet for much of the 1930s: he was a pitcher in the Negro Leagues and briefly a prizefighter.

How did Bukka White die?

Cancer caused Bukka White's death in 1977.

Information about the death of Bukka White
Cause of deathCancer
Age of death67 years
ProfessionGuitarist
BirthdayNovember 12, 1909
Death dateFebruary 26, 1977
Place of deathMemphis, Tennessee, United States
Place of burialN/A