BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: May 11


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
ABNER, EWART JR.songw/arr/prod/VEEJAY 1923 CHICAGO, IL
BERLIN, IRVING [ISRAEL BALINE SR.]songw 1888 TYUMEN, RUSSIA
BLUMENFELD, ROYd/BLUES PROJECT 1944 BRONX, NY
BURDON, ERICv/THE ANIMALS 1941 NEWCASTLE TYNE UK
CAMARATA,SALVADORco-founder:LONDON REC 1913 GLENRIDGE, NJ
COOK, OLIVIA "LADY CHARLOTTE"p 1913 NEW ORLEANS, LA
FISHER, BOBprod/ceo: SEQUEL REC 1947 LEICESTER, UK
HARTINGS, DEBORAHb/BO DIDDLEY 1959 EVANSVILLE, IN
HIGGINBOTHAM, J. C.tbn 1906 SOCIAL CIRCLE, GA
MCCOY, JOE "KANSAS"g/MEMPHIS MINNIE 1905 RAYMOND, MS
SATIN, ARNIEof THE DOVELLS 1943 PHILADELPHIA, PA
SMITH, RICHARD J.tpt/HARLAN LEONARD 1909 KANSAS CITY, MO
STILL, WILLIAM GRANTarr 1895 WOODVILLE, MS
TRUCKS, BUTCHd/ALLMAN BROS 1947 JACKSONVILLE, FL

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
BLAND, JAMES A.afro-amer songw 1911 PHILADELPHIA, PA 56
FLATT, LESTERg/EARL SCRUGGS 1979 NASHVILLE, TN 64
HODGES, JOHNNYasax/ELLINGTON 1970 NEW YORK CITY, NY 62
MARLEY, BOBg/songw 1981 MIAMI, FL 36
OVERBEA, DANNYg/CHESS REC 1994 CHICAGO, IL 68
SEWARD, ALECg 1972 NEW YORK CITY, NY 71
WILSON, HOMERg 1980 CAIRO, IL --