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Folk musician known for Goodnight-Loving Trail and Daddy, What’s a Train? He was called the Golden Voice of the Great Southwest.
He was the son of labor organizer Edwin Deroger Phillips and Frances Kathleen Coates.
How did Utah Phillips die?
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|Age of death||73 years|
|Birthday||May 15, 1935|
|Death date||May 23, 2008|
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I have seen that our best presidents were the do-nothing presidents: Millard Fillmore, Warren G. Harding. When you have a president who does things, we are all in serious trouble. If he does anything at all, if he gets up at night to go the bathroom, somehow, mystically, trouble will ensue.Utah Phillips
I created my own party. It’s called the Sloth and Indolence Party, and I’m running as an anarchist candidate in the best sense of that word. I’ve studied the presidency carefully.Utah Phillips
When I was in Utah there, first learning the kind of music I love, my favorite singer was T. Texas Tyler. So my friend, Norman Ritchie, the traveling teenage sage, started calling me U. Utah Phillips.Utah Phillips
The most important movement in the world is the feminist movement. If we can really figure out what’s going on between men and women, the other problems will take care of themselves. I’m sure of it.Utah Phillips
It is better to be likable than to be talented.Utah Phillips