Tuesday, November 22

Happy Birthday

Hoagland Howard Carmichael
born November 22, 1899, Bloomington, Indiana
died December 27, 1981


Anonymous said...

Startlement: This is the guy who called himself Kwame Ture and wrote 'Black Power?'

Anonymous said...

Happy birthday, Hoagy! Thanks for writing "Georgia on My Mind." Thanks for the Flintstones cameo. And thanks especially for writing the most beautiful pop song ever, "Stardust."

Norbizness said...

I love that picture; I think it was right before his 20-minute-long profanity-ridden tirade against the hair wax he was using what was burning his scalp.