BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: July 18



Born on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlace
AUGER, BRIANp 1939 LONDON, UK
BEAL, EARLof THE SILHOUSETTES 1924 PHILADELPHIA, PA
COMFORT, JOEb/NAT COLE/HAMPTON 1917 ALCORN, MS
DION [DION FRANCIS DIMUCCI]of BELMONTS 1939 BRONX, NY
HAWKINS, JAY SCREAMIN'p/I PUT A SMELL.. 1929 CLEVELAND, OH
HINES, DAVIDtpt/LITTLE MILTON/I.TURNER 1942 ST. LOUIS, MO
KWESKIN, JIMof JUG BAND/VANGUARD REC 1940 NEW ENGLAND, MA
MACK, LONNIEg 1941 AURORA, IN
MADAIO, STEVEtpt/PAUL BUTTERFIELD 1948 BROOKLYN, NY
MANDELA, NELSON 1918 MBHASHE, AFRICA
REEVES, MARTHAlead/THE VANDELLAS 1941 EUFAULA, AL

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
COOK, WILL MARIONsongw/LOUIS JORDAN 1944 HARLEM, NY 75
EDWARDS, CLIFF (UKULELE IKE)ukule 1972 HOLLYWOOD, CA 76
FULLER, BOBBYg/I FOUGHT THE LAW 1966 LOS ANGELES, CA 22
GEE, MATTHEWtbn/BASIE 1975 BROOKLYN, NY 57
LIGGINS, JIMMYg/SPECIALTY REC 1983 DURHAM, NC 61
SCOTT, JAMES JR.g/SUN REC 1983 CHICAGO, IL 70
WILKERSON, DONtsax/AMOS MILBURN 1986 HOUSTON, TX 54