What Happened on September 27, 1912

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Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

W. C. Handy publishes "Memphis Blues", considered the 1st blues song

Musician and Father of the Blues W. C. Handy
Musician and Father of the Blues
W. C. Handy

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