BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: May 22


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
JOHN, MERTIS JR.songw/owner : MEDA REC 1932 DETROIT, MI
MORRIS, CORNERg 1905 SUFFOLK, VA
PEER, RALPHarr/prod/RCA/PEER MUSIC 1892 KANSAS CITY, MO
RICKS, JERRYg 1940 PHILADELPHIA, PA
ROBINSON, ROSCOEv/WAND REC 1928 DUMONT, AL
SIMON, CALVINof FUNKADELIC 1942 BECKLEY, W. VA
SUN RAkeyb/arr 1914 BIRMINGHAM, AL
TAYLOR, DALLASlead/THE DANDERLIERS 1936 CHICAGO, IL
THOMPSON, DAVEg/FAT POSSUM REC 1969 JACKSON, MS

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
FOWLER, T. J.p/SAVOY REC 1982 DETROIT, MI 71
HAWES, HAMPTONp 1977 LOS ANGELES, CA 49
HUGHES, LANGSTONauthor 1967 NEW YORK CITY, NY 65
THOMAS, ALVIN JR.p 1979 PHILADELPHIA, PA 49