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Ellas Otha Bates, better known as Bo Diddley, was born 85 years ago today, 12-30 in 1928. He was also known as The Originator because of his key role in the transition from the blues to rock, influencing a host of acts, including Buddy Holly, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, The Velvet Underground, The Who, The Yardbirds, Eric Clapton, Elvis Presley and the The Beatles. Bo stopped singing to us in 2008 when he passed from a heart attack.

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