- Hello Fraser.
You may discover 6 different birthdates for Willie (Bunk) Johnson as
researched by Prof Lawrence Gushee and Peter Hanley. This may contain
later information. Go to,
and scroll down to BUNK JOHNSON. Thank you.
You may d--- In RedHotJazz@yahoogroups.com, "fraser540021"
> NEW ORLEANS MUSIC vOL14/1 contains an article from Mike Hazeldine
> summarising all the latest research on Bunk's date of birth. He leans
> towards 1885 but states that 1889 or 1888 are still possible.
> If anyone who doesn't have access to this fine magazine wants to know
> more then I can oblige.