1877 – Charles Bolden was born on the 6th of September. US bandleader, cornetist, and jazz musician. He formed 1st jazz band.
1895 – 1907 – He was known as King Bolden and his band was a top draw in New Orleans.
– He published a scandal sheet called the Cricket.
1907 – He suffered an episode of acute alcoholic psychosis.
– With the full diagnosis of dementia praecox, he was admitted to a mental institution.
1931 – He died on 4th of November and was buried in an unmarked grave in Holt Cemetery.
1998 – A monument to him was erected in Holt Cemetery.
He formed 1st jazz band.