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Birth Name: Wilbert Harrison

Occupation: Soul Singer

Place Of Birth: North Carolina

Date Of Birth: January6, 1929

Date Of Death: October 26, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Wilbert Harrison was born on the 6th of January, 1929. He was best known for being a Soul Singer. Remembered best for his chart-topping, certified Gold recording of “Kansas City,” this R&B vocalist and musician received a posthumous Grammy Hall of Fame Award for the popular 1959 track.

Wilbert Harrison was born in North Carolina. The 1959 hit that made him famous was written in the early part of the decade by Mike Stoller and Jerry Leiber . He released his second Billboard Top 40 song, “Let’s Work Together (Part 1),” in 1970.

Wilbert Harrison was a Capricorn and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Wilbert Harrison was born in 1920s. The 1920s represented an era of change and growth. The decade was one of learning and exploration. The economic boom and the Jazz Age were over, and America began the period called the Great Depression. Discover what happened on this day.

Wilbert Harrison 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.


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

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Personal Life

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

Wilbert Harrison was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Wilbert Harrison
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN:Capricorn
DEATH DAY:Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Wilbert Harrison was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Wilbert Harrison was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Wilbert Harrison had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Wilbert Harrison’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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