Why Famous: Known as "The King of the Jukebox". One of his famous songs includes Saturday Night Fish Fry and Choo Choo Ch'Boogie.
- 1951-11-14 Musician Louis Jordan (43) weds dancer Vicky Hayes
- 1966-06-14 Musician Louis Jordan (58) weds singer and dancer Martha Weaver
- 1990-12-14 Louis Jordan's revue "Five Guys Named Moe" premieres in London