BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: April 4


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
BIG CHIEF JOLLEY (GEORGE LANDRY)v 1917 NEW ORLEANS, LA
DAVIS, CARL H.prod/BRUNSWICK REC 1934 CHICAGO, IL
DAVIS, CLIVE J.owner: ARISTA REC 1932 BROOKLYN, NY
GANT, CECIL "PRIVATE"p/I WONDER 1913 NASHVILLE, TN
HAYCOCK, PETERg/CLIMAX BLUES BAND 1952 STAFFORD, UK
JOHNSON, ERNIEv/PAULA REC WINNSBORO, LA
LANCE, MAJORv/OKEH REC 1939 WINSTONVILLE, MS
MASEKELA, HUGHtpt 1939 WITBANK, S. AFRICA
MISIEWICZ, ROGERcompiler/DOCUMENT REC 1946 WORCESTER, MA
MOORE, GARYg 1952 BELFAST, N. IRELAND
MUDDY WATERS [MCKINLEY MORGANFIELD]g 1915 ROLLING FORK MS
NEWTON, FRANKIEtpt/BESSIE SMITH 1906 EMORY, VA
OAKLEY, BERRYb/ALLMAN BROS 1948 CHICAGO, IL
PERLS, NICKfounder : YAZOO REC 1942 NEW YORK CITY, NY
RAMEY, GENEb/JAY MCSHANN 1913 AUSTIN, TX
SYLVIA, MARGOlead/TUNE WEAVERS 1936 WOBURN, MA

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
ALLISON, HOWARDmanager/ERNIE'S REC MART 1991 NASHVILLE, TN 63
BIZOR, BILLYhca/LIGHTNIN' HOPKINS 1969 HOUSTON, TX 52
KING, MARTIN LUTHER JR.politician 1968 MEMPHIS, TN 39
PARHAM, TINYp 1943 MILWAUKEE, WS 43
RAPP, DANNYlead/DANNY & THE JUNIORS 1983 PARKER, AZ 42
RECTOR, MILTONel. b/MUDDY WATERS 1994 CHICAGO, IL --
SNELL, ANNETTEv/DIAL REC 1977 AL --
WEAVER, SYLVESTERg 1960 LOUISVILLE, KY 62