BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: April 25


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
BOSTIC, EARLasax/KING REC 1913 TULSA, OK
COOK, STUb/CREEDENCE CLEARWATER 1945 OAKLAND, CA
DEAN, JOE (FROM BOWLING GREEN)p 1908 ST. LOUIS, MO
FITZGERALD, ELLAv 1917 NEWPORT NEWS, VA
HUMPHREY, BOBBIflute 1950 MARLIN TX
JACKSON, WILLIS "GATOR TAIL"tsax 1928 MIAMI, FL
JIMENEZ, SANTIAGO "DON"acc/tex-mex 1913 SAN ANTONIO, TX
KING, ALBERT [ALBERT NELSON]g 1923 INDIANOLA, MS
LEIBER, JERRYsongw/STOLLER 1933 BALTIMORE, MD
MCCLINTON, O. B.songw/GOLDWAX REC 1940 SENATOBIA, MS
MCINTOSH, ROBBIEd/AVERAGE WHITE BAND 1950 BRIGHTON, UK
MILLER, THOMASof THE FLARES 1938 LOS ANGELES, CA
NORTON, CATHIBLUES-L MEMBER 1949 MUNCIE, IN
PHILLIPS, EARLd/HOWLIN' WOLF 1920 HARLEM, NY
SHINES, JOHNNYg 1915 FRAYSER, TN

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
FRANKLIN, CAROLYNv/songw 1988 BLOOMFIELD HILLS,MI 43
GORDON, DEXTERtsax 1990 PHILADELPHIA, PA 67
HOUSTON, CISCOg 1961 SAN BERNARDINO, CA 42
JONES, RUFUSd/HAMPTON/ELLINGTON 1990 LAS VEGAS, NV 53
SOUTH, EDDIEvln 1962 CHICAGO, IL 57
WEATHERFORD, TEDDYp/ERSKINE TATE 1945 CALCUTTA, INDIA 41