This Day in Jazz History On this day: December 18 1897Bandleader/arranger Fletcher Henderson born in Cuthbert, GA.1917Saxophonist Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson born in Houston, TX.1928Saxophonist Harold Land born in Houston, TX.1934Jimmie Lunceford records "Rhythm is our Business." 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.