Dinah Washington died on this day, 14th December 1963, aged 39.
Singer & musician (piano & vibes).
Born 29th August 1924 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, US.
Started out in her church choir and won a talent competition aged 15; by the age of 20 she was in Chicago and releasing records: pic.twitter.com/ors4VByiSE
Jimi Hendrix was born on this day, 27th November 1942 in Seattle, Washington, US.
Singer, songwriter & musician.
Died 18th September 1970 in London, England, aged 27.
Here with Mitch Mitchell & Billy Cox at the Atlanta Pop Festival on “Purple Haze” (4th July 1970): pic.twitter.com/PdJhZyPEDp