19 February

Luigi Boccherini
Composer, b.1743 d.1805, Italian, MN: Rodolfo

John Bubbles
Movie Actor, Tap Dancer, Novelty Singer, Comedian, b.1902 d.1986, RN: John William Sublett; 1st black to appear in The Tonight Show; of Buck and Bubbles, Louisville, KY

Saul Chaplin
Lyricist, Composer, Movie Producer, Pianist, b.1912 d.1997 , “An American in Paris” (1951), “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” (1954) and “West Side Story” (1961). In the early 1960s, Chaplin turned to producing, with credits including “The Sound of Music” (1965) and “Man of La Mancha” (1972), Brooklyn, NY

Johnny Dunn
Trumpet, b.1897 d.1937, Memphis, TN

Clarence Hall
Tenor Sax, 1903 d.1969, Reserve, LA

Kid Shots Madison
Cornet, b.1899 d.1948, New Orleans, LA

Ron Matthewson
Bass, b.1944, Lerwick, Scotland

David Murray
Jazz Performer, Bandleader, Composer, Clarinetist, Tenor-sax, Reeds, b.1955, Berkeley, CA

Fred Van Hove
Piano, b.1937, Antwerp, Belgium

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