- NAME: Phil Ochs
- OCCUPATION: Civil Rights Activist, Anti-War Activist, Songwriter, Guitarist, Singer
- BIRTH DATE: December 19, 1940
- DEATH DATE: April 09, 1976
- EDUCATION: Capital University Conservatory of Music, Staunton Military Academy, Ohio State University
- PLACE OF BIRTH: El Paso, Texas
- PLACE OF DEATH: Far Rockaway, New York
- Full Name: Philip David Ochs
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American folk singer Phil Ochs is best remembered for the protest songs he wrote in the 1960's on war and civil rights.
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