BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: January 20



Born on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlace
ANTHONY, RAYtpt/CAPITOL REC 1922 BENTLEYVILLE, PA
CAMPBELL, JOHNg 1952 SHREVEPORT, LA
COBB, JIMMYd/DINAH WASHINGTON 1929 WASHINGTON, DC
DENNIS, GENEhca 1920 MT. PLEASANT, TN
GRANT, EARLo/DECCA REC 1931 OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
JESSYE, EVAlead/EVA JESSE GOSPEL CHOIR 1895 COFFEYVILLE, KS
TOWNSON, RONof the 5TH DIMENSION 1941 ST. LOUIS, MO
TUCKER, LUTHERg/CHESS/ANTONES 1936 MEMPHIS, TN
URBAIN, JEAN-PIERREBLUES-L MEMBER 1963 VERVIERS, BELGIUM

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
BENEDETTI, DEANof CHARLIE PARKER trans 1957 ITALY 34
BENTON, BUSTERg 1996 CHICAGO, IL 63
BROWN, STEVEof THE CHARTS 1989 NEW YORK CITY, NY --
COBB, WILL D.songw/LOUIS JORDAN 1930 NEW YORK CITY, NY 53
FREED, ALANdj 1965 PALM SPRINGS, CA 43
MOORE, ALEX "WHISTLING"p 1989 DALLAS, TX 89
MULLIGAN, GERRYbsax 1996 DARIEN, CT 68
NEFF, PAT GOVERNORpardoned LEADBELLY 1952 WACO, TX 80
SZELEST, STANp/BUCHANAN/LONNIE MACK 1991 WOODSTOCK, NY 48
WHITESELL, RICKauthor/editor/GOLDMINE 1981 NEW YORK CITY, NY 25