creedmoor state hospital

from woody guthrie posted in music


creedmoor state hospital
79-25 winchester blvd
queens village, new york 11427

get directions...

add details to this location
add this location to a collection

add to a collection

You must be signed in to add to a collection.

Sign in or Register

posted by crabapple #

flag as inappropriate

Woody Guthrie died on October 3, 1967 while at Creedmoor Psychiatric Center in Queens, New York. Guthrie had long suffered from the genetic neurological malady known as Huntington's disease. He was 55 years old.

Upon cremation, Guthrie's ashes were sprinkled into the waters off the Coney Island shore.

photo: Michael Ochs Archives, Getty Images
in these collections
  1. famous music deaths by crabapple