BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: March 23


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
CARSON, JOHN "FIDDLIN'"fiddle 1868 FANNIN CTY, GA
GREEN, HENRYv/THE WILLIAMS BROTHERS 1943 SMITHVILLE, MS
HARRIS, R. H. "POPS"lead/SOUL STIRRERS 1916 TRINITY, TX
JEFFERSON, WESLEY "JUNEBUG"v 1944 ROUNDWAY, MS
KHAN, CHAKAv/RUFUS 1953 GREAT LAKES, IL
LOUISIANA RED [IVERSON MINTER]g/hca 1932 BESSEMER, AL
MCBEE, LEEhca 1951 KANSAS CITY, MO
MCGHEE, STICK(S)g 1917 KNOXVILLE, TN
WATSON, DOCg 1923 DEEP CAP, NC

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
DIXON, MORTsongw/LOUIS JORDAN 1956 BRONXVILLE, NY 64
GREER, SONNYd/GAYTEN/ELLINGTON 1982 NEW YORK CITY, NY 78
INGRAM, RIPLEYv/THE FIVE KEYS 1995 NEWPORT NEWS, VA 65
JOHNSON, PETEp/JOE TURNER 1967 BUFFALO, NY 62
JONES, MOODYg/SNOOKY & MOODY 1988 CHICAGO, IL 79
KENNY, BILLlead/INK SPOTS 1978 NEW WESTMINISTER,BC 63
MILLER, JAY D.prod/songw/EXCELLO REC 1996 LAFAYETTE, LA 73
MILLS, JACKof MILLS MUSIC 1979 HOLLYWOOD, FL 87
SAMUELS, BILLp/CATS 'N JAMMERS 1964 MINNEAPOLIS, MN 52
SEARS, AL BIGtsax 1990 ST. ALBANS, NY 80
SIMS, ZOOTtsax/ssax 1985 NEW YORK CITY, NY 59