Alex Miller, known professionally as Sonny Boy Williamson died in his sleep on this day in 1965.
Songwriter, pianist and arranger Hal David, was born on this day in 1921
Lauryn Hill (The Fugees) turns 40 today
On this day in 1994, jazz guitarist Eric Gale died of lung cancer at age 55
Buddy Holly’s manager Norman Petty was born on this day in 1927