#317 Cecil Parkinson / Boxcar Willie – 01 September 1931

Cecil Parkinson

(Edward) Cecil Parkinson, Baron Parkinson, PC (born 1 September 1931 in Carnforth, Lancashire), is a British Conservative politician and former Cabinet Minister.

Boxcar Willie

Boxcar Willie, born as Lecil Travis Martin (September 1, 1931 – April 12, 1999) was an American country music singer, who sang in the “old-time hobo” music style, complete with dirty face, overalls, and a floppy hat. “Boxcar Willie” was originally a character in a ballad he wrote, but he later adopted it as his own stage name.

Links:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cecil_Parkinson
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boxcar_Willie

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