BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: March 5


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
DIRKS, SCOTTprod/author/hca 1958 MOSES LAKE, WA
HOWELL, PEG LEGg 1888 EATONTON, GA
LENOIR, J. B.g 1929 MONTICELLO, MS
LITTLE, WILBURb 1928 PARMELE, NC
MCFARLAND, RICOg/JAMES COTTON 1960 CHICAGO, IL
MCKEE, JULIUSof THE DIRTY DOZEN 1967 NEW ORLEANS, LA
PEMBERTON, BILLb 1918 NEW YORK CITY, NY
PETERS, LOWELLlead/THE SOUTHERNAIRES 1903 CLEVELAND, TN
RODGERS, GENEp/arr/BEACON REC 1910 NEW YORK CITY, NY
TAYLOR, JAMES A.of BIRMINGHAM SUNLIGHTS 1951 BIRMINGHAM, AL
TUCKER, TOMMYg/HI HEEL SNEAKERS 1933 SPRINGFIELD, OH
WATERS, WILSON "LIT"of FAIRFIELD FOUR 1931 NASHVILLE, TN
WINEGAN, JAMEShca/JOHNNY HEARTSMAN 1948 NEWPORT NEWS, VA

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
BELUSHI, JOHN "JAKE BLUES"v/BLUES BROS 1982 HOLLYWOOD, CA 33
MACKEY, BERNARDg/THE INK SPOTS 1980 MIAMI, FL 70
NATHAN, SYDfounder : KING/FERERAL REC 1968 MIAMI BEACH, FL 63
POTTER, TOMMYb/CHARLIE PARKER 1988 69
SAUNDERS, REDd/OKEH REC 1981 CHICAGO, IL 68
WASHINGTON, BERNIE1st Black DJ 1989 PITTSBURGH, PA 83
WILLIS, RUTHv/BLIND WILLIE MCTELL 1962 ATLANTA, GA 64