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1930 Stephen Sondheim (New York City-born Lyricist, Composer, Writer, Producer) Stephen Sondheim American Musicals West Side Story
1943 Joseph Schwantner (Chicago-born Composer)  Chicago Composers American Composers
George Benson (Pennsylvania-born Jazz Musician) Pennsylvania Performing Artists Jazz Notable African Americans
1948 Andrew Lloyd Webber (English Composer, Orchestrator, Producer, Writer, Arranger)  Andrew Lloyd Webber Stage and Theater Internet Broadway Database
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1958 Eight-Year-Old Hank Williams Jr. Makes His Stage Debut in Swainsboro, Georgia Georgia Performing Artists Country & Western Music Our Georgia History
1963 Beatles Release Their First Album: Please Please Me The Beatles Popular Musicians The Guardian

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