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The set up for a Grateful Dead concert
Augustus Owsley Stanley III
January 19, 1935
|Died||March 13, 2011
|Cause of death||Automobile accident|
|Known for||Wall of sound|
|Relatives||Augustus O. Stanley|
Owsley Stanley (born Augustus Owsley Stanley III, January 19, 1935 – March 13, 2011) also known as Bear, was an important person in the rise of the San Francisco Bay counter-culture. During the Beat-era years of Ken Kesey's Merry Pranksters scenes, he was also important in the explosion of 1960's psychedelia culture.
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