In Memoriam....Jimi Hendrix dies September 18, 1970

09.18.2009
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By Alexander Haimann, Collections Specialist

33-cent Woodstack stamp
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On September 18, 1970, legendary musician Jimi Hendrix died. In celebration of Hendrix's life and music, the National Postal Museum has created a mini-exhibit highlighting different postage stamps with connections to Jimi Hendrix and the era in American history that he helped shape.

View the online exhibit