Fred Waring

Fred Waring (HMZE8)

Location: Tyrone, PA 16686 Blair County
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N 40° 40.294', W 78° 14.249'

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World-renowned choral arranger and band leader, Waring was born and raised in Tyrone. In 1919, while attending Penn State, he started "Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians," a popular musical group that entertained for seven decades on stage, screen, radio, and TV.
HM NumberHMZE8
Year Placed2005
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 7:43am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 733495 N 4505968
Decimal Degrees40.67156667, -78.23748333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 40.294', W 78° 14.249'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 40' 17.64" N, 78° 14' 14.94" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1070 Pennsylvania Ave, Tyrone PA 16686, US
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