BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: May 15


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
BURRIS, J. C.hca/ARHOOLIE REC 1928 KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC 60
CLAY, SONNYp 1899 TX
DAYLIE, HOLMES "DADDY-O"Chicago dj 1920 COVINGTON, TN
GORDON, JOEtpt 1928 BOSTON, MA
HALL, EDMONDcl 1901 RESERVE, LA
HARRIS, I. J. (IRON JAW)v/CASH REC 1946 MARIANNA, AR
HICKS, FRANKg/western swing 1922 FRESCO, CA
JOHNSON, ELVAg 1896 HARDWARE, VA
JOHNSON, LARRYg/hca 1938 ATLANTA, GA
LARKINS, ELLISp 1923 BALTIMORE, MD
MCKENZIE, MACg 1915 CHARLESTON, SC
MITCHELL, JAMEStsax/bsax/HI/STAX REC 1931 ASHLAND, MS
ROBINSON, L. C. "GOOD ROCKIN'"g/vln 1915 BRENHAM, TX
THAIN, GARYb/KEEF HARTLEY 1948 WELLINGTON,NEW ZEAL
WELCH, LENNYv/SINCE I FELL FOR YOU 1938 ASBURY PARK, NJ
WILLIAMS, JOHNNY REV "UNCLE"g 1906 ALEXANDRIA, LA

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
FREEMAN, ERNIEp/arr/IMPERIAL REC 1981 HOLLYWOOD, CA 58
GREEN, JOHNNYsongw 1989 BEVERLY HILLS, CA 80
LEE, BARBARAof THE CHIFFONS 1992 NEW YORK CITY, NY 48
MAHER, JOHN JR.publisher: DOWN BEAT 1991 CHICAGO, IL 43