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FEBRUARY 19

1743 Luigi Boccherini (Italian Composer, Cellist) Italian Composers Composers
1880 Arthur Shepherd (Idaho-born Composer) Idaho Composers Composers
1912 Stan Kenton (Kansas-born Musician, Orchestra Leader) Kansas Performing Artists Popular Musicians Biography.com New York Times
1943 Lou Christie (Pennsylvania-born Popular Singer: "Two Faces Have I") Pennsylvania Performing Artists Popular Musicans Internet Movie Database
1955 Jeff Daniels (Georgia-born Actor) Georgia Performing Artists Actors Film Internet Movie Database
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1977 Stevie Wonder Wins Grammys for Best Album and for Best Male Pop Vocalist Michigan Performing Artists Blindness African-American Performing Artists Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Grammy Awards History Channel
1981 George Harrison Fined $587,000 for "My Sweet Lord" Plagiarism George Harrison The Beatles Copyright Crime Popular Music

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