Buddy holly crash

Buddy Holly. Not really much to say.  Really talented. Too young to die. Left a lasting legacy...... Gorgeous too.

Buddy Holly (Charles Hardin Holley) 1936 - 1959 Died in a airplane crash

February 03, 1959... rising American rock stars Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson are killed when their chartered Beechcraft Bonanza plane crashes in Iowa a few minutes after takeoff from Mason City on a flight headed for Moorehead, Minnesota. Holly and his band, the Crickets, had just scored a No. 1 hit with "That'll Be the Day."

On February rock and roll musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J. "The Big Bopper" Richardson were killed in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa, together with pilot Roger Peterson.

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February day the music died. A plane carrying The Big Bopper, Ritchie Valens and Buddy Holly crashes near Clear Lake, Iowa, taking the lives of the three stars.

Buddy Holly & The Crickets. The first true legendary band in rock history, in my opinion. Tragically taken away from us far too early. Holly and his band inspired so many of the next generation of rock legends including The Beatles, who named their own band in honor of the Crickets.

Buddy Holly & The Crickets. Tragically taken away from us far too early. Holly and his band inspired so many of the next generation of rock legends including The Beatles, who named their own band in honor of the Crickets.

Buddy Holly & The Crickets. 55 years ago, the day the music died, February 3 1959

Buddy Holly & The Crickets Charles "Buddy" Hardin Holly, Lubbock TX, private plane crash.

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vintage fashion history and photo gallery of style icon Buddy Holly in nerd-tastic glasses, sweaters and suits, Buddy Holly style by Company Man

Buddy Holly, (Sep. 7, 1936 – Feb. 3, 1959), was an American singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll. His success lasted only a year and a half before his death in an airplane crash on February 3, 1959. Holly set the template for the standard rock and roll band: two guitars, bass, and drums, He was one of the first in the genre to write, produce, and perform his own songs. Holly was among the first group of inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986.

born Charles Hardin Holley (September 1936 – February he was a Texan singer-songwriter and a pioneer of rock and roll. His success lasted only a year and a half before his death in an airplane crash.

Buddy Holly c. 1958. I hate buses too Buddy but light planes with inexperienced pilots even more.

Buddy Holly c. I hate buses too Buddy but light planes with inexperienced pilots even more.

The original rockstar look.                                                       Buddy Holly raves on.

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Buddy Holly~ killed in a small plane crash along with Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson. His gravestone bears the true spelling of his family name "Holley" and a depiction of his Fender Stratocaster.

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Buddy Holly dies in plane crash:  Holly chartered a small airplane to take him to the next stop on the tour. Holly, Valens, Richardson and the pilot were killed en route to Moorhead, Minnesota, when their plane crashed soon after taking off from nearby Mason City in the early morning hours of February 3, 1959.

Discover The Day The Music Died Memorial in Clear Lake, Iowa: A giant pair of thick black glasses mark the tragic demise of a trio of rock and roll legends.

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