(1900-1984)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.
|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 7:43am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 733495 N 4505968|
|Decimal Degrees||40.67156667, -78.23748333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 40.294', W 78° 14.249'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 40' 17.64" N, 78° 14' 14.94" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1070 Pennsylvania Ave, Tyrone PA 16686, US|
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