The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #44348   Message #641144
Posted By: DonMeixner
03-Feb-02 - 02:03 AM
Thread Name: Origin: Mister Bojangles
Subject: RE: Mr Bojangles
My understanding is its about an old black man he met who was a dancer. Every Black man in the south who could dance was called Bojangles after Bill Robinson. I believe he told me that it was not Bill Robinson but someone else.