Roy Buchanan bio

Birth Name: Roy Buchanan

Occupation: Guitarist

Place Of Birth: Arkansas

Date Of Birth: September 23, 1939

Date Of Death: August 14, 1988

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Roy Buchanan was born on the 23rd of September, 1939. He was known for being a Guitarist. Pioneering rock guitarist who recorded with The Band, among other rock acts.

Roy Buchanan was born in Arkansas. By fourteen, he was already recording with the country legend Dale Hawkins. His favorite guitar was a 1953 Fender Telecaster, which he nicknamed Nancy.

Roy Buchanan was a Libra and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Roy Buchanan was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Roy Buchanan is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Roy Buchanan was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Roy Buchanan
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Roy Buchanan 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: Roy Buchanan was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Roy Buchanan 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.

Roy Buchanan’s birth sign is Libra and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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