Tue, 27 Nov 2012 07:15:00 GMT | By Sarah Hecks
Remembering Jimi Hendrix

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Jimi was kicked out of school at 16 years old and voluntarily joined the army at 17 as a paratrooper. After 14 months service he was discharged after suffering an injury, so he decided to concentrate on his musical career.

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