Thomas Wiggins

1849-1908

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Thomas "Blind Tom" Wiggins (May 25, 1849 – June 14, 1908) was an 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 and one of the best-known African-American musicians. Although he lived and died before autism was described, he is now regarded as an autistic savant.

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