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1915 Rosetta Nubin Tharpe (Arkansas-born African-American Gospel Singer, Guitarist) Rosetta Nubin Tharpe Gospel Musician African-American Performing Artists
1917 Vera Lynn (English Popular Singer) English Performing Artists Popular Music World War II Internet Movie Database Historic UK
1920 Marian McPartland (English-American Jazz Pianist) English Performing Artists Jazz Internet Movie Database
1931 Hal Linden (New York-born Actor) New York Performing Artists Musical Theater Actors Internet Movie Database
1937 Jerry Reed (Georgia-born Country Musician) Georgia Performing Artists Country Musicians Internet Movie Database University of Georgia
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1987 Kenneth Threadgill (Texas-born Country Singer) Texas Performing Artists Country and Western Musicians Texas State Historical Society
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1928 The New York Symphony and the New York Philharmonic Society Unite to Form the "The New York Philharmonic" New York Philharmonic Classical Musicians American Public Media
1954 King & I Closes in New York City After 1246 Performances Musical Theater Stage & Theater Internet Broadway Database
1969 John Lennon and Yoko Ono Are Married in Gibraltar John Lennon The Beatles New York Times

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