Wavy Gravy (born Hugh Nanton Romney) (born May 15, 1936) is an American entertainer and activist for peace, best known for his hippie appearance, personality and beliefs. His moniker (the name he uses day to day) was given to him by B.B. King at the Texas International Pop Festival in 1969.[1] "It's worked pretty well through my life," he says, "except with telephone operators – I have to say 'Gravy, first initial W."[2]    Romney's clown persona resulted from his political activism…

Wavy Gravy (born Hugh Nanton Romney) (born May 15, 1936) is an American entertainer and activist for peace, best known for his hippie appearance, personality and beliefs. His moniker (the name he uses day to day) was given to him by B.B. King at the Texas International Pop Festival in 1969.[1] "It's worked pretty well through my life," he says, "except with telephone operators – I have to say 'Gravy, first initial W."[2] Romney's clown persona resulted from his political activism…

Wavy Gravy (Hugh Romney) • Photo by Ilka Hartmann

Wavy Gravy (Hugh Romney) • Photo by Ilka Hartmann

Seva co-founder Wavy Gravy and one of Seva's most dedicated supporters Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead.

Seva co-founder Wavy Gravy and one of Seva's most dedicated supporters Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead.

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Gravy Train Wavy Bacon Dog Snacks

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50 years after the Acid Tests, participants reflect on the seminal psychedelic happenings where Beats, Del Close held court and seeds of Grateful Dead were sown.

Acid Tests Turn 50: Wavy Gravy, Merry Prankster Reminisce

50 years after the Acid Tests, participants reflect on the seminal psychedelic happenings where Beats, Del Close held court and seeds of Grateful Dead were sown.

Wavy Gravy was one of those figures somebody you knew had met. Or somebody somebody knew. He describes himself as an entertainer for peace.

Wavy Gravy was one of those figures somebody you knew had met. Or somebody somebody knew. He describes himself as an entertainer for peace.

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