Sam Loyd

Sam Loyd : biography 31 January 1841 - 11 April 1911 Samuel Loyd (January 30, 1841 – April 10, 1911),Harry Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia...

Sam Loyd

Sam Loyd : biography 31 January 1841 - 11 April 1911 An enthusiast of Tangram puzzles, Loyd published a book of seven hundred unique Tangram...

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 Goodman made his professional debut in 1921 at Central Park Theater in Chicago and...

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 Benjamin David "Benny" Goodman (May 30, 1909 – June 13, 1986) was...

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 In his 1935–1936 radio broadcasts from Chicago, Goodman was introduced as the "Rajah of...

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 This concert has been regarded as one of the most significant in jazz history....

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 In 1949, when he was 40, Goodman decided to study with Reginald Kell, one...

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 His music was featured in the 2010 documentary Jews and Baseball: An American Love...

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 Catalyst for the Swing era In July 1935, a record of the Goodman band...

Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman : biography May 30, 1909 - June 13, 1986 Goodman is also responsible for a significant step in racial integration in America. In...