This Day in Jazz History On this day: April 26 1886Blues singer Ma Rainey born in Columbus, GA.1907Drummer Dave Tough born in Oak Park, IL.1921Reedman/composer Jimmy Giuffre born in Dallas, TX. 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.