Steve Goodman bio

Birth Name: Steve Goodman

Occupation: Folk Singer

Place Of Birth: Chicago

Date Of Birth: July 25, 1948

Date Of Death: September 20, 1984

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Steve Goodman was born on the 25th of July, 1948. He was best known for being a Folk Singer. Folk musician best known for the song City of New Orleans, which was popularized by Arlo Guthrie and Willie Nelson .

Steve Goodman was born in Chicago. He attended the University of Illinois for one year. He won a Grammy Award posthumously for Nelson’s version of his song City of New Orleans in 1985.

Steve Goodman was a Leo and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Steve Goodman 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.

Steve Goodman 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.


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Steve Goodman was born in the Year of the Rat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Steve Goodman
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Steve Goodman was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Steve Goodman 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: Steve Goodman had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Steve Goodman’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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