BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: July 8



Born on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlace
ABBEY, JOHNowner: ICHIBAN REC 1945 LONDON, UK
BALLOU, MARTIN GENEb/DUKE ROBILLARD 1960 SOUTH KINGSTON, RI
BARNES, WALTERasax/cl/NATCHEZ FIRE 1905 VICKSBURG, MS
CORDA, MIKEprod/JOE WILLIAMS 1921 NEW YORK CITY, NY
ECKSTINE, BILLYv/tbn/EARL HINES 1914 PITTSBURGH, PA
GARNER, LARRYg/songw 1952 NEW ORLEANS, LA
JOHANSON, JAIMOE JOHANNYof ALLMAN BROS 1944 OCEAN SPRINGS, MS
JOHNSON, JOHNNIEp/CHUCK BERRY 1924 FAIRMONT, W. VA
JORDAN, LOUISsax/songw 1908 BRINKLEY, AR
QUALLS, HENRYg/DALLAS BLUES SOC REC 1934 CEDAR GROVE,ELMO,TX
ROBINSON, J. RUSSELp/MEMPHIS BLUES 1892 INDIANAPOLIS, IN
SLAY, FRANKprod/a&r;/SWAN REC 1930 DALLAS, TX
WILLIAMS, ARTHUR "OSCAR MISSISSIPPI"hca 1937 TUNICA, MS

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
BRECKER, LOUowner: ROSELAND BALLROOM 1977 NEW YORK CITY, NY 79
DOMENICK, BOBBYg/JOHN MOONEY 1972 NJ 58
KYNARD, CHARLESp/o 1979 LOS ANGELES, CA 46
LUDWIG, WILLIAMfounder: LUDWIG DRUMS 1973 CHICAGO, IL 94
NIX, WILLIEd/MODERN/SUN REC 1991 LELAND, MS 68
SUGGS, MILTONb/MARY LOU WILLIAMS 1983 CHICAGO, IL 33
WRIGHT, LAMMAR JR.tpt/LIONEL HAMPTON 1983 LOS ANGELES, CA 55