|Date of Birth||16 November 1873, Florence, Alabama, USA|
|Date of Death||29 March 1958, New York City, New York, USA|
|Birth Name||William Christopher Handy|
|Nickname||The Father of the Blues|
Mini Bio (1)
W.C. Handy was born on November 16, 1873 in Florence, Alabama, USA as William Christopher Handy. He was married to Irma Louise Logan and Elizabeth Virginia Price. He died on March 29, 1958 in New York City, New York, USA.
|Irma Louise Logan||(1954 - 29 March 1958) (his death)|
|Elizabeth Virginia Price||(19 July 1898 - 11 March 1937) (her death) (6 children)|