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1894 Andrés Segovia (Spanish Guitarist) Andrés Segovia International Musician Hispanic Heritage
1917 Tadd Dameron (Ohio-born African-American Jazz Pianist) Ohio Performing Artists Jazz African American Performing Artists African American Registry
1933 Nina Simone (North Carolina-born African-American Jazz Vocalist, Pianist) Nina Simone Jazz African American Performing Artists
1958 Mary-Chapin Carpenter (New Jersey-born Popular Singer) Mary Chapin Carpenter Country Musicians Internet Movie Database
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1998 Grandpa Jones (Kentucky-born County Musician, Comedian) Kentucky Performing Artists Television
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1970 The Jackson 5 Makes Television Debut on American Bandstand Michael Jackson Popular Musicians Television Famous African Americans Internet Movie Database
1982 Ain't Misbehavin Closes in New York City after 1604 Performances Musical Theater Internet Broadway Database

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