Buckley, Tim

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Tim Buckley
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Name
Buckley, Tim Gender: M
Timothy Charles Buckley III
born on 14 February 1947 at 19:12 (= 7:12 PM )
Place Washington, District of Columbia, 38n54, 77w02
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: CAH
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 25°28' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 18°14 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 13°59'



Biography

American songwriter, guitarist, singer composer, lyricist, performing and recording artist. Buckley moved to southern California at the age of eight with his family after being raised in N.Y. and biked across the country as a teen. After performing in bands at clubs, he was spotted by Frank Zappa's manager, Herb Cohen, who offered him a recording deal.

His debut album, October 1966, was warmly received followed by a feature in a Leonard Bernstein documentary. From 1968, Buckley made several TV appearances, toured the U.K. and in 1971 he withdrew from the music industry for a year. In 1972, he worked as a chauffeur and taxi driver and composed a few hits for the label under Frank Zappa and Herb Cohen. A European tour in 1974 was not well received and he returned to the U.S. in 1975 making a double album with music for a movie and screenplay.

Buckley died of a drug cocktail of heroin and morphine, 6/29/1975, that he had taken at a friends house believing that it was cocaine, Santa Monica, CA.

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Events

  • Work : Begin Major Project 1968 (Began tours and guest appearances, gigs)
  • Work : Retired 1971 (Withdrew for a year from music)
  • Work : New Career 1972 (Worked as taxi driver and chaffeur)
  • Work : Begin Major Project 1974 (Toured singing in Europe)
  • Death by Accident 29 June 1975 at 9:47 PM in Los Angeles (Drug OD, age 28)
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Source Notes

Contemporary American Horoscopes

Categories

  • Diagnoses : Psychological : Abuse Drugs (Excessive and terminal)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (Tours)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Musical bands)
  • Personal : Death : Accidental (Accidental drug OD)
  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Age 28)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Composer)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo (Various)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Guitar)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Song writer (Lyricist, writer)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.

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