Wynonie “Mr. Blues” Harris

Wynonie “Mr. Blues” Harris

Birth
Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska, USA
Death 14 Jun 1969 (aged 53)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Compton, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Section 9-2, Lot 039, Grave 4S
Memorial ID 88365503 · View Source
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Recording artist; American blues shouter and rhythm-and-blues singer of upbeat songs, featuring humorous, often ribald lyrics. He had fifteen Top 10 hits between 1946 and 1952. Harris is attributed by many music scholars to be one of the founding fathers of rock and roll. [courtesy of Wikipedia]


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  • Maintained by: BJW
  • Originally Created by: WMP
  • Added: 11 Apr 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 88365503
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wynonie “Mr. Blues” Harris (24 Aug 1915–14 Jun 1969), Find a Grave Memorial no. 88365503, citing Woodlawn Memorial Park, Compton, Los Angeles County, California, USA ; Maintained by BJW (contributor 47094611) .