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Sailor Jerry

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Norman Keith Collins (January 14, 1911 – June 12, 1973) was a prominent American tattoo artist, famous for his tattooing of sailors; he was also known as “Sailor Jerry”.[1]

An annual event now takes place in Hawaii called the “Sailor Jerry Festival” and aims to honor Collins’s global influence, his many achievements, and his local ties.

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