FILE - In this Oct. 6, 1998 file photo, first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton shakes hands with Eddie Blazonczyk at the White House where she presented him with a National Endowment for the Arts 1998 ... more 
FILE - In this Oct. 6, 1998 file photo, first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton shakes hands with Eddie Blazonczyk at the White House where she presented him with a National Endowment for the Arts 1998 National Heritage Fellowship award. Blazonczyk's record label, Bel-Aire Recordings, says Blazonczyk died Monday, May 21, 2012, of natural causes at a hospital Palos Heights, Ill. He was 70. Blazonczyk was known as the "Polka King" and started his own polka music label in the 1960s. Blkazonczyk won a Grammy in 1987 for Best Polka Recording for "Another Polka Celebration." He retired in 2001 after suffering health problems. (AP Photo/Khue Bui, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Khue Bui, File
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