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1921 Andrew Imbrie (New York City-born Conductor) New York City Composers American Composers
1922 Dorothy Donegan (Chicago-born African-American Jazz Pianist Born in Chicago) Chicago Performing Artists Jazz African-American Performing Artists African American Registry
1927 Jerry Mulligan (New York City-born Jazz Musician) New York City Performing Artists Jazz
1929 André Previn (German-American Conductor) German Composers Composers Biography.com
1937 Merle Haggard (California-born Country & Western Performer) Merle Haggard Country & Western Musicians Internet Movie Database
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1971 Igor Stravinsky (Russian Classical Composer) Igor Stravinsky Composers
1998 Tammy Wynette (Mississippi-born Country Singer, Songwriter) Tammy Wynette Country & Western Musicians
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1957 Perry Como's "Round and Round" Hits #1 on the Pop Music Charts Radio Popular Music History Channel

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