Blind Lemon Jefferson

Blind Lemon Jefferson bio

Birth Name: Blind Lemon Jefferson

Occupation: Blues Singer

Place Of Birth: Texas

Date Of Birth: September 24, 1893

Date Of Death: December 19, 1929

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Blind Lemon Jefferson was born on the 24th of September, 1893. He was famous for being a Blues Singer. Blues singer and guitarist who has often been referred to as the Father of Texas Blues. He is remembered for his high-pitched singing and virtuoso guitar playing on songs like “Matchbox Blues” and “See That My Grave Is Kept Clean.”

Blind Lemon Jefferson was born in Texas. He was born blind and worked as a street musician in East Texas as a teenager. The 2006 Christina Ricci film Black Snake Moan is named after one of his songs.

Blind Lemon Jefferson was a Libra and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Blind Lemon Jefferson was born in 1890s.

Blind Lemon Jefferson is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Blind’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Blind Lemon Jefferson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Blind Lemon Jefferson’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Blind Lemon Jefferson kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Blind Lemon Jefferson was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Blind Lemon Jefferson
NICKNAME: Deacon L. J. Bates
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Blind Lemon Jefferson was a Libra. People of this zodiac sign like harmony, gentleness, sharing with others, the outdoors, and dislike violence, injustice, loudmouths, conformity. The strengths of this sign are being cooperative, diplomatic, gracious, fair-minded, social, while weaknesses can be indecisive, holding a grudge and self-pity. The greatest overall compatibility with Libra is Aries and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Blind Lemon Jefferson was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Blind Lemon Jefferson had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Blind Lemon Jefferson’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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