Thomas "Blind Tom" Wiggins (May 25, 1849 – June 14, 1908, age 59) was an African American musical prodigy on the piano. He had numerous original compositions published and had a lengthy and largely successful performing career throughout the United States. During the 19th century, he was one of the best-known American performing pianists. Although he lived and died before autism was described, he is now regarded as an autistic savant.

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  • Tom Wiggins (* 25. Mai 1849 in Harris County, Georgia; † 13. Juni 1908 in Hoboken, New Jersey) war ein blinder US-amerikanischer Pianist und Komponist mit einer Inselbegabung. (de)
  • Thomas "Blind Tom" Wiggins (May 25, 1849 – June 14, 1908, age 59) was an African American musical prodigy on the piano. He had numerous original compositions published and had a lengthy and largely successful performing career throughout the United States. During the 19th century, he was one of the best-known American performing pianists. Although he lived and died before autism was described, he is now regarded as an autistic savant. (en)
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  • 1849-5-25
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  • 1908-6-14
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  • Musical genius: pianist and composer, blind, former slave (en)
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  • Tom Wiggins (* 25. Mai 1849 in Harris County, Georgia; † 13. Juni 1908 in Hoboken, New Jersey) war ein blinder US-amerikanischer Pianist und Komponist mit einer Inselbegabung. (de)
  • Thomas "Blind Tom" Wiggins (May 25, 1849 – June 14, 1908, age 59) was an African American musical prodigy on the piano. He had numerous original compositions published and had a lengthy and largely successful performing career throughout the United States. During the 19th century, he was one of the best-known American performing pianists. Although he lived and died before autism was described, he is now regarded as an autistic savant. (en)
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  • Blind Tom Wiggins (en)
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