Janis Lyn Joplin was an American singer-songwriter who sang rock, soul and blues music. One of the most successful and widely known rock stars of her era, she was... Wikipedia
- Born: Janis Lyn Joplin, January 19, 1943, Port Arthur, Texas, U.S.
- Died: October 4, 1970, Hollywood, California, U.S.
- Cause of death: Heroin overdose
- Resting place: Cremated, ashes scattered into the Pacific Ocean
- Education: Lamar State College of Technology, Port Arthur College, Thomas Jefferson High School, University of Texas at Austin
- Occupation: Singer-songwriter
- Website: janisjoplin.com
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