Bo Diddley, a legendary rock 'n' roll guitarist died today at the age of 79. Diddley, who was known for his rhythm and legendary home made rectangular guitar, died of heart failure at his home in Archer, Florida.Diddley's health had been failing for over a year. Last August he suffered a heart attack, and three months before he had suffered a stroke while touring in Iowa. The stroke affected his ability to speak, causing him to return home to Florida to rehabilitate.Diddley was born Elas...Read Full Story
Bo Diddley was an American rock and roll singer, songwriter and guitarist. He was also well known for playing a rectangular guitar. On June 2, 2008 Diddley died of heart failure at his home in Archer, Florida, he was 79-year-old.