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1864 Gustave Schirmer, Jr. (New York City-born Music Publisher) New York City Authors Music Schimer Music
1914 Pee Wee King (Wisconsin-born Member of the Country Music Hall of Fame) Wisconsin Performing Artists Country  Music Hall of Fame Wisconsin Historical Society
1933 Yoko Ono (Japanese Wife of John Lennon) Japan John Lennon The Beatles Popular Music
1952 Juice Newton (Virginia-born Popular Singer) Virginia Performing Artists Popular Musicians Internet Movie Database
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1735 First Opera Performance in America Is Flora in Charleston, South Carolina Charleston, South Carolina Opera Historic Firsts Charleston County, South Carolina

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