The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #80640   Message #1471107
Posted By: Abby Sale
26-Apr-05 - 08:30 AM
Thread Name: Happy! - April 26
Subject: Happy! - April 25

                            Happy Birthday!

                         "Mother of the Blues"

                               Ma Rainey
                         (Gertrude Pridgett)

                            Born 4/26/1886
                            in Columbus GA

                  (died of a heart attack 12/22/1939)


[thanx "The Blue Flame Cafe" (defunct) and see All Music Guide, http://www.allmusic.com ]

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