Happy Birthday Jose Feliciano!
Blind singer who recorded the Christmas carol “Feliz Navidad.” He has released covers of songs like “Light My Fire” by The Doors.
He played the tin cracker can at the age of three with his uncle. When he was seventeen, he left school to play music.
The first instrument he learned to play was the accordion; his father surprised him with a guitar, which he would play for fourteen hours a day.
He married Hilda Perez in 1965; after their divorce in January 15, 1979, he remarried Susan Omillian on August 2, 1982.
He worked with John Lennon on his Rock ‘n’ Roll album.