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Rufus Thomas (1917–2001)

Soundtrack | Actor | Music Department

Born on March 26, 1917, in Cayce, Mississippi, R&B and blues legend Rufus Thomas began his career in the 1930s as a comedian with the Rabbit Foot Minstrels. In the 1940s he was a DJ on Memphis' WDIA ... read full biography
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Mar 26, 1917 (died Dec 15, 2001)
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Elvis Presley: The Searcher (2018)
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Common Ground: The Music Festival Experience (2014)
(Short) - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
Soul Power! (2013)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2013) Himself (1 episode, 2013)   See fewer
Soul Power! The Early Years (2013) Season 1, Episode 1 - Himself (archive footage) Himself (archive footage)   See fewer
B.B. King: The Life of Riley (2012)
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Mafia III (2016)
(Video Game) - Performer ("Walking the Dog"), Writer ("Walking the Dog") Performer ("Walking the Dog"), Writer ("Walking the Dog")   See fewer
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004)
(Video Game) - Writer ("Eazy-Er Said Than Dunn") (uncredited) Writer ("Eazy-Er Said Than Dunn") (uncredited)   See fewer
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