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1907 Alec Wilder (New York-born Composer) New York Composers American Composers
1918 Patty Andrews (Minnesota-born Popular Singer: The Andrews Sisters) Minnesota Performing Artists Popular Musicians Internet Movie Database
1935 Sonny Bono (Detroit-born U.S. Congressman, Popular Singer: Sonny and Cher) Detroit Performing Artists Popular Musicians U.S. Congress State of Michigan
1938 Corigliano (New York-born Composer) New York Composers American Composers
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1979 Bee Gees Receive Grammy for Best Album of 1978 for Saturday Night Fever Barry Gibb Popular Music Grammy The History Channel

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