Blind John Davis’ Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

December 7, 1913

Death Date

October 12, 1985

Age of Death

71 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death

Chicago, Illinois, United States



The pianist Blind John Davis died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Pianist and singer who specialized in blues, jazz, and boogie-woogie. He was a favored accompanist by the musicians of his day.

He worked with Big Bill Broonzy, Sonny Boy Williamson I, Tampa Red, and Merline Johnson on several of their recordings between 1937 and 1942.

He became known for A Little Every Day, No Mail Today, Everybody’s Boogie, and many other solo recordings.

His family moved to Chicago when he was two. It would be seven years after this move that he would go blind.

He successfully recorded with Lonnie Johnson during the 1940s.