Prince Day Houston


On June 7, 1958, PRINCE ROGERS NELSON was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Mrs. Mattie Shaw & Mr. John L. Nelson. On June 7, 2016, “PRINCE ROGERS NELSON DAY” was proclaimed in the city of Houston, Texas (the 4th largest city in the United States) by Craig "C.A." Alexander with the approval of Mayor Sylvester Turner; see YouTube clip:

PRINCE DAY HOUSTON is recognized annually with an art infused, mega social event that celebrates the life, music and legacy of “The Purple One” with a portion of the proceeds benefiting charities supported by Mr. Nelson.