BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: January 15



Born on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlace
APPLEBAUM, SAMUELarr/ATLANTIC REC 1904 PASSAIC, NJ
BIVENS, EDWARD "SONNY"of THE MANHATTANS 1942 MACON, GA
CAPTAIN BEEFHEART [DON VAN VLIET]g 1941 GLENDALE, CA
CARROLL, JEANNE[ALBERTA JEANNE SIMMONS]v 1931 RULEVILLE, MS
GINYARD, J. C.lead/DUDROPPERS/DIXIEAIRES 1910 ST. MATHEWS, SC
HOLTS, ROOSEVELTg 1905 TYLERTOWN, MS
HOOKER, EARLg 1930 CLARKSDALE, MS
JONES, BRIANd/JAMES COTTON 1958 CHICAGO, IL
KING, MARTIN LUTHER JR.politician 1929 ATLANTA, GA
KRUPA, GENEd 1909 CHICAGO, IL
LANG, EDDIE LITTLE [EDDIE LANGLOIS]g 1936 NEW ORLEANS, LA
LEAD BELLY [HUDDIE WILLIAM LEDBETTER]g 1888 SHILOH, LA
LOMAX, ALANof the LIBRARY OF CONGRESS 1915 AUSTIN, TX
QUEEN IDAacc/zydeco 1929 LAKE CHARLES, LA
SMITH, BOBdj/CBC RADIO 1920 WINNIPEG, MANITOBA
WILLIAMS, JOHNNYv/PHIL. INT. REC 1942 TYLER, AL

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
JACKSON, GRAHAMp/acc 1983 ATLANTA, GA 79
SCHIFFMAN, FRANKowner : APOLLO THEATRE 1974 SURFSIDE, FL 80
TEAGARDEN, JACKtbn 1964 NEW ORLEANS, LA 58