Jimi was 27 when he died in 1970. He would have been 16 in 1959. He toured with Ike Turner in the 1950’s?
Ike Turner sues over stolen Hendrix guitar
Big News Network.com Wednesday 15th December, 2004
Legendary rocker Ike Turner has lost two heirloom guitars, apparently to theft, Celebrity Justice reported Tuesday.
Turner, 73, was performing at an inner city Los Angeles nightclub two weeks ago when the two guitars went missing.
One of them used to belong to Jimi Hendrix, who had played in Ike’s band in the 1950s.