This Day in Jazz History On this day: April 23 1895Clarinetist Jimmie Noone born in New Orleans, LA.1941Vocalist Lil Green records "Why Don't You do Right" which Peggy Lee later turns into a major hit with Benny Goodman's band.2000Vocalist Abbey Lincoln records "Over The Years." Search by Year Go! Disclaimer: Though we have checked our dates, this listing may contain erroneous information. If you discover errors or omissions, please report it to us. Thank you.