Sonny Boy Williamson II bio

Birth Name: Sonny Boy Williamson II

Occupation: Blues Singer

Place Of Birth: Mississippi

Date Of Birth: December 5, 1912

Date Of Death: May 25, 1985

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Sonny Boy Williamson II was born on the 5th of December, 1912. He was known for being a Blues Singer. Blues musician known for his creativity with the harmonica and song lyrics.

Sonny Boy Williamson II was born in Mississippi. He developed his onstage persona by incorporating parts of other blues musicians he met while traveling. His hit Don’t Start Me to Talkin’ reached #3 on the Billboard R&B charts.

Sonny Boy Williamson II was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Sonny Boy Williamson II was born in 1910s. The 1910s represented the culmination of European militarism. Discover what happened on this day.

Sonny Boy Williamson II 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".


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Sonny Boy Williamson II’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Sonny Boy Williamson II’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Sonny Boy Williamson II kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Sonny Boy Williamson II was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Sonny Boy Williamson II
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Sonny Boy Williamson II 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: Sonny Boy Williamson II was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are clever and charming. They're curious, but sometimes too motivated by money.

Ruling Planet: Sonny Boy Williamson II 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.

Sonny Boy Williamson II’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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