BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1938 - BEN E KING

Born on this day in 1938 – Ben E King

Born on this day in 1938 – Ben E King, (Benjamin Earl Nelson), soul and R&B singer with The Drifters who had the 1960 US No.1 & UK No.2 single ‘Save The Last Dance For Me’, and the 1987 UK No.1 solo single ‘Stand By Me’, (first released in 1961). King died at the Hackensack University Medical Center on April 30, 2015, at the age of 76.

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