Screamin’ Jay Hawkins recorded his famous song “I Put A Spell On You” today (February 12, 1956). Ironically, he died on February 12, 2000, after surgery for an aneurysm. The dark song had ZERO impact on Screamin’ Jay Hawkins’ love life.
According to sources, Screamin’ Jay left behind at least 70 children. After he died a website was set up in an attempt to locate all of his offspring.