BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: January 9



Born on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlace
BIRMINGHAM JONESg/hca 1937 SAGINAW, MI
BISHOP, WALTER F.songw/LOUIS JORDAN 1905 KINGSTON, JAMIACA
BRACEY, ISHMANg/VICTOR REC 1901 BYRAM, MS
CARR, BARBARAv 1941 ST. LOUIS, MO
DOWNING, AL BIGv 1940 LENAPAH, OK
DR. HEPCAT [LAVADA DURST]p 1913 AUSTIN, TX
GARY, TOMhca/SLEEPY JOHN ESTES 1919 MEMPHIS, TN
HINDS, JIMMYb g/p/d/prod/OLIVER SAIN 1950 ST. LOUIS, MO
HOVINGTON, FRANKg 1919 READING, PA
JONES, BIRMINGHAMg/hca/sax/EBONY REC 1937 SAGINAW, MI
KELLY, KENNYof THE MANHATTANS 1943 JERSEY CITY, NJ
PAGE, JIMMYg/YARDBIRDS 1944 LONDON, HESTON, UK
POINDEXTER, BUSTERv 1950 STATEN IS., NY
ROCHE, BETTYv 1920 WILMINGTON, DE
SCOTT, BUDDYg 1935 JACKSON, MS
WEBSTER, KATIEp 1939 HOUSTON, TX

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
BROWN, RALPH H.b/ROBERTA FLACK 1991 PHILADELPHIA, PA 55
HILL, BILLp/INK SPOTS 1981 KAUAI, HI IS. HI 59
HOGAN, SILASg/EXCELLO REC 1994 SCOTLANDVILLE, LA 82
HOOKER, EARLEANv/gospel 1994 CHICAGO, IL 60
HUBERT, LOUIS "BARNEY"sax 1982 DALLAS, TX 54
LOFTON, CLARENCE "CRIPPLE"p 1957 CHICAGO, IL 69