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1851 Ella Sheppard Moore (Tennessee-born African-American Pianist, Vocalist, Music Director) Tennessee Performing Artists African-American Performing Artists Gospel Musicians African American Registry
1900 Jacques Prevert (French Poet, Filmmaker, Songwriter) French Authors and Illustrators Poetry Filmmakers Songwriters
1948 Alice Cooper (Detroit-born Popular Musician) Detroit Performing Artists Popular Musicians Internet Movie Database
1962 Clint Black (New Jersey-born Country Musician) Clint Black Country Musicians
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1894 Antoine J "Adolphe" Sax (Belgian Inventor of the Saxophone) Adolphe Sax Musical Instruments Inventors and Invention
1962 Fritz Kreisler (Austrian Composer, Violinist) Austrian Composers Classical Musicians Composers
1983 Karen Carpenter (Connecticut-born Popular Singer) Connecticut Performing Artists Popular Musicians
1987 Liberace (Hungarian-American Popular Classical Pianist) Hungarian Performing Artists Popular Music Popular Musicians
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1901 Giacomo Puccini's Opera Tosca Makes Its U.S. Debut with the New York Metropolitan Opera Giacomo Puccini' New York City' Opera New York Metropolitan Opera' Stanford University

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