January 13, 1909African-American Creole guitar and banjo player, songwriter, composer, singer, author, historian, teacher, storyteller, humorist, actor and painter. Jazz Hall of Fame member. Recipient of National Endowment of the Arts Music Master Award and numerous other honors. Played on more that 1,000 records of Jazz, Swing, Blues, Bebop, and Traditional. Husband of legendary singer Blue Lu Barker.
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|Date Added||Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 7:13pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 783591 N 3318042|
|Decimal Degrees||29.96050000, -90.06145000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 57.63', W 90° 3.687'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 57' 37.80" N, 90° 3' 41.22" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1029 Chartres St, New Orleans LA 70116, US|
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