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Bo Diddley Dead at 79

Legendary musician Bo Diddley has died of heart failure at the age of 79.

He had suffered a stroke and heart attack in August and was at home in Florida undergoing speech rehabilitation.

Diddley sang, played guitar, and wrote songs. He was known for his rectangular guitar and the "Bo Diddley beat." He was an inductee into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and in 1999 he received a lifetime achievement Grammy Award.

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