Skip Prokop

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Birth Name: Skip Prokop

Occupation: Drummer

Place Of Birth: Hamilton

Date Of Birth: December 13, 1943

Date Of Death: August 30, 2017

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Skip Prokop was born on the 13th of December, 1943. He was best known for being a Drummer. Canadian rock drummer who was a founding member of both The Paupers and Lighthouse. He later played with a music group called Mercy Train.

Skip Prokop was born in Hamilton. He and Paul Hoffert co-founded Lighthouse, the world’s premiere rock music orchestra, in 1969. He performed with Janis Joplin in a late 1960s RKO Studios session.

Skip Prokop was a Sagittarius and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Skip Prokop was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Skip Prokop is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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

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Skip Prokop was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Skip Prokop
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Skip Prokop was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Skip Prokop was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Skip Prokop had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Skip Prokop’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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