BirthdayMarch 21, 1902
BirthplaceRiverton, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Son House

    Full name: Son House
    Also known as: Son House, House, Son
    Professions: American Delta blues musician
    Work: Tampa Red and Son House
    Occupation: Musician

  2. Son House Known for

    Kelyje (2012), It Might Get Loud (2008), Blues Brothers 2000 (1998), The Search for Robert Johnson (1992)

  3. Son House Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 19th of October, 1988 (Age: 86)

  4. Son House Biography

    Legendary bluesman and one of the originators of the Mississippi Delta blues style, Son House was born Eddie Jones Jr. in 1902 in Riverton, MS, a small impoverished town in the Mississippi Delta. He sang in his local Baptist church as a youth and actually became a preacher at 20 years of age. His affinity for women and alcohol, however, interfered...

  5. Son House Family

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