woody guthrie /this land is your land July 14, 1912: Woody Guthrie was born. 1933: Woody Guthrie releases 'The Science of Sound.' 1941: Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie assemble the Almanac Singers. October 3, 1967: Woody Guthrie died of Huntington's Chorea in Queens, NY. January 20, 1968: A tribute concert to folksinger Woody Guthrie is held at New York's Carnegie Hall. Featured artists include Bob Dylan, The Band, Judy Collins and Richie Havens. 1988: Woody Guthrie is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. September 1, 1996: Woody Guthrie is honored at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum's American Music Masters series.