BLUES WORLD presents:

eRIC's Blues Dates: July 25



Born on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlace
BROWN, HENRYp/ADELPHI REC 1908 TROY, TN
CALDWELL, ALBERT "HAPPY"tsax/RUSHING 1903 CHICAGO, IL
GOODMAN, STEVEg/songw 1948 CHICAGO, IL
GREEN, GUITAR SLIMg 1907 BRYANT, TX
HILL, JAMES S.v/THE FAIRFIELD FOUR 1916 BESSEMER, AL
HODGES, JOHNNYasax/ELLINGTON 1907 CAMBRIDGE, MA
HOWARD, DARNELLcl/SAM THEARD 1895 CHICAGO, IL
LUCAS, ROBERThca 1962 LONG BEACH, CA
MCCARTY, JIMof THE YARDBIRDS 1943 LIVERPOOL, UK
PENNY, DAVEof BLUES & RHYTHM MAGAZINE 1961 LONDON, UK
PHILLIPS, GENEg/MODERN REC 1915 ST. LOUIS, MO
ROSS, ANNIEof LAMBERT,HENDRICKS & ROSS 1930 MITCHAM, UK
SMITH, GREGGv/ULTRAX REC 1951 TX
WEAVER, SYLVESTERg 1897 LOUISVILLE, KY
WEST, RUDYlead/THE FIVE KEYS 1932 NEWPORT NEWS, VA
WHITE, VERDINEof EARTH, WIND & FIRE 1951 CHICAGO, IL
WIGGS, JOHNNYcl 1899 NEW ORLEANS, LA

Died on this Day

NameDescriptionYearPlaceAge
PIANO RED (DR. FEELGOOD)p 1985 ATLANTA, GA 73
RICH, CHARLIEp/songw 1995 HAMMOND, LA 62
THORNTON, BIG MAMAd/hca 1984 LOS ANGELES, CA 57