' Edwin Pearce Christy | Summary | Music Minder
The Premier International Online Directory of Musicians & Entertainers
  music minder
Search For:   
In Table:  
Home Entertainers Businesses About Contact
Albums Birthdates Hits Instruments Lyrics Memorials On This Day
Home > Entertainers Menu > Entertainers Location Menu > Entertainers List > Edwin Pearce Christy > Summary
« ListSummaryBiographyWorksPhotosVideosLinksComments


"Portrait of Edwin Pearce Christy from a lithograph by Sarony & Major, 1848"

Description: Vocalist, Composer, Actor, USA
Known For: The founder of the blackface minstrel group Christy
Instruments: Vocals
Music Styles: Variety
Location: United States of America
Web Site: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=3313
Date Born: 28th November 1815
Location Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Date Died: 5th May 1862
Location Died: New York City, New York, United States of America
Cause Of Death: Suicide
Memorial: He is buried in Green-Wood Cemetery, Brooklyn, NY.
Summary: He is more commonly known as E. P. Christy, and was the founder of the blackface minstrel group Christy's Minstrels.
© Music Minder
All rights reserved: Prosecution rights will be exercised for any breaches of copyright.