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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 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
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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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