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Blake, James Hubert

Born: 1883 AD
Died: 1983 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Composers, Pianists, Songwriter

1883 – Born on the 7th of February in Baltimore, Maryland.

1899 – He composed "Charleston Rag".

1921 – With Noble Sissle, co-wrote musical "Shuffle Along".

1978 – The musical Eubie!, which featured the collective works of Blake opened on Broadway.

1983 – He died on 12th of February in Brooklyn, New York and was buried in Cypress Hills Cemetery, Brooklyn, New York.

1995 – Eubie Blake was honored with a United States postage stamp.

         – He was inducted into the American Theatre Hall of Fame.