Woody Guthrie inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame

By JOHN CARUCCI Modified: June 15, 2012 at 12:00 am •  Published: June 16, 2012

NEW YORK — Oklahoma songwriting legend Woody Guthrie was among the inductees at the 43rd annual Songwriters Hall of Fame induction ceremony in New York City. The late Okemah-born folk pioneer, whose award was accepted by his daughter, Nora Guthrie, was inducted along with Gordon Lightfoot, Bob Seger, Don Schlitz, “Fantasticks” songwriters Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones, and Jim Steinman.

The organization’s...

Oklahoman subscribers have access to this article. Unlock it below.

What is this? Learn more.

NewsOK.com has disabled the comments for this article.

Trending Now


  1. 1
    Dave Chappelle Reveals Shockingly Buff New Look
  2. 2
    Peaches Geldof Funeral to Be Held on Easter Monday
  3. 3
    Mayor Who Fired Lesbian Police Chief Caught On Tape In Homophobic Tirade
  4. 4
    NBA commissioner wants to raise age limit to 20
  5. 5
    Dream guitars I wouldn't mind calling my own (34 Photos)
+ show more