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Tiny Tim – born 12th April 1932, died 30th November 1996

Tiny Tim with his first wife Little Vicki.

12th April 2018 marks what would have been the 86th birthday of Tiny Tim.

He was born Herbert Buckingham Khaury in Manhattan, New York, and was famed as a singer and ukelele player with some of his best known hits being covers of “Tiptoe Through The Tulips” and “Livin’ in the Sunlight, Lovin’ in the Moonlight” performed in his trademark falsetto/vibrato voice.

Tiny Tim sadly passed away due to complications from diabetes on 30th November 1996.