Herb Jeffries

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African-American Cowboy Crooner Herb Jeffries Dies

Herb Jeffries, the first African-American singing cowboy to appear in movies in the 1930s, died of heart failure Sunday morning at a Los Angeles hospital. He was 100.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/26/2014

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