Mudcat Café message #1985401 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #99539   Message #1985401
Posted By: Alice
03-Mar-07 - 09:01 PM
Thread Name: Oldtimers who just keep on keeping on
Subject: RE: Oldtimers who just keep on keeping on
Ibrahim Ferrer of the Buena Vista Social Club.
died in 2005
From Wikipedia bio, he was born at a dance (1927) and his mother died when he was
12, forcing him to busk in the streets to earn money.