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 (sē′gər), Peter Known as "Pete." 1919-2014.
American folk singer who popularized folk music in the 1950s and 1960s. Many of his songs have social or political themes, including "If I Had a Hammer" (1949) and "Where Have All the Flowers Gone?" (1955).


(Biography) Pete. 1919–2014. US folk singer and songwriter, noted for his protest songs, which include "We shall Overcome" (1960), "Where have all the Flowers gone?" (1961), "If I had a Hammer" (1962), and "Little Boxes" (1962)


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Peter (Pete), born 1919, U.S. folk singer.
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Noun1.Seeger - United States folk singer who was largely responsible for the interest in folk music in the 1960s (born in 1919)
2.Seeger - United States poet killed in World War I (1888-1916)Seeger - United States poet killed in World War I (1888-1916)
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