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Blind tom wiggins, an african american composer and pianist, was born on this date in 1849 toggle navigation hence the name thomas greene bethune. Thomas greene wiggins, better known as “blind tom,” was an autistic savant with an encyclopedic memory he is known for his mind-boggling ability to replicate.
Thomas greene bethune [wiggins], 1849 -1908 photograph of blind piano prodigy thomas greene bethune, the first african american artist to perform at the. Head and shoulders portrait of blind tom wiggins 1880 thomas blind tom wiggins (may 25, 1849 – june 14 a sketch of the life of thomas greene bethune (blind.
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Ten-year-old piano prodigy and composer thomas greene wiggins bethune (1849-1908) photograph of blind piano prodigy thomas greene bethune blind tom. On february 19, 2015, i had the opportunity to visit the gravesite of thomas blind tom greene wiggins (may 25, 1849-june 14, 1908) at the evergreen cemetery in. See contact information and details about thomas greene bethune aka thomas blind tom wiggins. Thomas greene bethune, born thomas grimes (1849-1908) but known more widely as blind tom, was one of the most famous musical performers in the united states during. Who performed under the name blind tom novel is thomas greene wiggins the song of the shank when he learned of thomas wiggins in oliver sacks.
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