BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: January 16



Born on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlace
DAVENPORT, LESTER "MAD DOG"hca/DELMARK 1932 TCHULA, MS
FRANKLIN, PETE "GTR"g/p/BLUESVILLE REC 1928 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
HOGAN, G. T.d/EARL BOSTIC 1929 GALVESTON, TX
LYNN, BARBARAg 1942 BEAUMONT, TX
MILLS, IRVINGmusic publisher 1894 RUSSIA
ROSENTHAL, GENEowner: ADELPHI REC 1943 KANSAS CITY, MO
SADEv 1959 IBADAN, NIGERIA
STEPNEY, BILLYd/CHESS REC 1930 GRENADA, MS
WILKINS, ROBERT REV.g 1896 HERNANDO, MS
WOOTEN, GEORGEof THE CORSAIRS 1940 LA GRANGE, NC

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
DAVIS, LEMasax/SAVOY REC 1970 NEW YORK CITY, NY 55
MARABLE, FATEp/OKEH REC 1947 ST. LOUIS, MO 56
QUEBEC, IKEtsax/BLUE NOTE REC 1963 NEW YORK CITY, NY 44
SAMPSON, EDGARcl/arr 1973 ENGLEWOOD, NJ 66
SMITH, JABBOtpt 1991 MANHATTAN, NY 82
WARD, CLARAlead/CLARA WARD SINGERS 1973 LOS ANGELES, CA 48