BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: June 15


Born on this Day
NameDescriptionYearPlace
BURTON, ARONb/EARWIG REC 1938 SENATOBIA, MS
EUBANKS, HORACEsax/LONNIE JOHNSON 1900 ST. LOUIS, MO
GARNER, ERROLLp 1921 PITTSBURGH, PA
HINTON, EDDIEg/p/songw 1944 JACKSONVILLE, FL
JENNINGS, WAYLONg 1937 LITTLEFIELD, TX
JONES, CLARENCE M.of THE SOUTHERNAIRES 1889 WILMINGTON, OH
KAPP, JACKco-founder: DECCA REC 1901 CHICAGO, IL
MOORE, MELv/tpt/MILLINDER/ERNIE FIELDS 1923 CHICAGO, IL
NOCENTELLI, LEOg/THE METERS 1946 NEW ORLEANS, LA
REED, ALFRED BLINDvln 1880 FLOYD CTY, VA
ROSE, DAVIDcomp of THE STRIPPER 1910 LONDON, UK
TORRES-GARCIA, SALVADORacc/tex-mex 1933 SEQUIN, TX
TURNAGE, RALEIGHof THE CBS TRUMPETEERS 1919 SC
WEAVER, ROBERT "LITTLE"g/BIG BAD SMITTY 1933 STARKVILLE, MS
WILKINS, LANEg 1955 MEMPHIS, TN
WORK, JOHN WESLEYsongw/FISK JUB 1901 TULLAHOMA, TN

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
ANDERSON, ROBERTgospel v/ROBERTA MARTIN 1995 HAZEL CREST, IL 77
DELISA, JAMESof THE CLUB DELISA,CHICAGO 1985 OAK FOREST, IL 81
FALLS, RUBY [BERTHA B. DORSEY]v 1986 --
FITZGERALD, ELLAv 1996 BEVERLY HILLS, CA 79
MARTIN, C. F.g maker 1986 91
MONTGOMERY, WESg 1968 INDIANAPOLIS, IN 45
ROSEN, HARRYrec distributor 1990 PHILADELPHIA, PA 83