Date of Birth: May 16, 1921 Opelousas, LA
Date of Death: May 7, 1991 Lafayette, LA
Place of Burial: St. Martin de Porres Cemetery
1100 Chiasson Street
Scott, LA 70583
Has Marker: Yes
Grave Location: 30° 14'12" N. / 92° 5' 59" W
Cleveland (left) and Clifton Chenier
Please refer to most Clifton Chenier recordings as Cleveland Chenier was a life-long member of Clifton Chenier And His Red Hot Band.
Groom, Bob. The Blues Revival. London: Studio Vista Limited, 1971.
Wood, Roger and James Fraher. Down in Houston. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003.
_______ and James Fraher. Texas Zydeco. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2006.