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date: 04 March 2021

Strummer, Joe [real name John Graham Mellor]locked

(1952–2002)
  • Michael T. Thornhill

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Strummer, Joe [real name John Graham Mellor] (1952–2002), rock musician and songwriter, was born on 21 August 1952 in Ankara, Turkey, the younger son of Ronald Ralph Mellor (1916–1984), a clerical officer in the diplomatic service, and his wife, Anna, formerly Girvan, ...

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