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Frankie Yankovic

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Jul 28, 1915

Frankie Yankovic was born in Davis

1943

Frankie Yankovic enlisted in the Army

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1948

Frankie Yankovic was voted “America’s Polka King” by an 8-to-1 margin at a contest sponsored by record companies

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1969

Frankie Yankovic was one of the first two people inducted into the International Polka Association Hall Of Fame in Chicago

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Oct 14, 1998

Frankie Yankovic died in Florida

Nov 06, 2008

Frankie Yankovic was inducted into the West Virginia Music Hall of Fame

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