BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: May 10


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
ALEXANDER, ARTHURv/songw 1940 FLORENCE, AL
BANKS, RONlead/THE DRAMATICS 1951 DETROIT, MI
BOGAN, TEDg/MARTIN,BOGAN & ARMSTRONG 1910 SPARTANBURG, SC
BOOKER, SHERMANp/COMBO REC 1928 PHOENIX, AZ
CARTER, MAYBELLEg/CARTER FAMILY 1909 COPPER CREEK, VA
CHENIER, CLEVELANDwbd/CLIFTON CHENIER 1921 OPELOUSAS, LA
CODAY, BILLv 1942 COLDWATER, MS
COOK, ANN "BAD"v/VICTOR REC 1903 ST. FRANCISVILLE,LA
DONOVAN [DONOVAN LEITCH]g 1946 GLASGOW, SCOTLAND
FAMBOROUGH, HENRYof THE SPINNERS 1938 MONROE, LA
FICARA, KENBLUES-L MEMBER 1965 NEW YORK CITY, NY
MOSCHELLA, JIMMYof THE ELEGANTS 1938 STATEN ISLAND, NY
PICCOLO, GREGtsax/BLACK TOP REC/ROOMFUL 1951 WESTERLY, RI
PONDER, JIMMYg 1946 PITTSBURGH, PA
RAPP, DANNYlead/DANNY & THE JUNIORS 1941 PHILADELPHIA, PA
VAUGHN, MAURICE JOHNg/ALLIGATOR REC 1949 CHICAGO, IL
WILLIAMS, LARRYp/SPECIALTY REC 1935 NEW ORLEANS, LA

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
GABLER, BERNARDco-owner: COMMODORE REC 1974 NEW YORK CITY, NY 56
JENKINS, GEORGEd/DINAH WASHINGTON 1967 SAN FRANCISCO, CA 49
KING, LAVERNE MELODY "SUGAR"v/GILLESPIE 1987 PHILADELPHIA, PA 62
MARTIN, CARLof MARTIN,BOGAN & ARMSTRONG 1979 PONTIAC, MI 73
RANEY, JIMMYg 1995 LOUISVILLE, KY 67
SIMS, FRANKIE LEEg/SPECIALTY REC 1970 DALLAS, TX 64
WALKER, KENNETHof bogus THE PLATTERS 1976 SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA 25
WILLIAMS, CHARLES "HUNGRY"d 1986 NEW YORK CITY, NY 31