John Edward Robichaux



Age: 90


Summary: musician and nephew of famed New Orleans jazz bandleader John Robichaux who was a drummer who played extensively in New Orleans including with the bands of Kid Shots Madison and Kid Thomas Valentine, as well as for decades with the New Orleans Ragtime Orchestra and whose vocals can be heard on their albums, who also played in the traveling musical One Mo' Time.



Cause of Death: Drowned in the floodwaters during Hurricane Katrina


Born: May 16, 1915


Died: August 29, 2005


Location: New Orleans, Louisiana