[JPL] Lateef/Evans/Huddleston

InternetSteve Hahn shahn at kuat.arizona.edu
Thu Apr 28 13:40:43 EDT 2005


jazzproglist at jazzweek.com writes:
*Yusef Lateef appears under the name William Evans on recordings with the
*Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra in 1949.  This is often assumed to be his birth
*name, but he was born William Emanuel Huddleston on October 9, 1920 in
*Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Poor guy had to change his name twice!

Steve Hahn, KUAZ



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