TIL Dizzy Gillespie stabbed Cab Calloway over a spitball during a performance.

Read more: http://jerryjazzmusician.com/2007/03/great-encounters-26-when-cab-calloway-and-dizzy-gillespie-fought-over-a-thrown-spitball/

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  1. This was a great story! thought I’d just take a look for a second to get the gist and wound up reading the whole thing which is about so much more than just a fight! Thanks for sharing.

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