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October 26, 2017

    1951: Funk bassist Bootsy Collins [external link to Wikipedia] was born October 26, 1951.

    1911: Gospel singer Mahalia Jackson [external link to Library of Congress] was born October 26, 1911, in New Orleans, Louisiana. While she resisted singing secular music, she influenced ragtime, jazz, and blues artists, including Bessie Smith, Maime Smith, Ma Rainey, and Ida Cox. [Some information from the Library of Congress]


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