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1915 Billie Holiday (Pennsylvania-born African-American Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame) Billie Holiday Rock and Roll Hall of Fame African-American Performing Artists
1920 Ravi Shankar (Indian Musician (Sitar), Father of Nora Jones, Mentor to the Beatles) Ravi Shankar Popular Musicians The Beatles
1927 Babatunde Olatunji (Nigerian Grammy-Winning Jazz Percussionist) Nigerian Performing Artists Jazz 1991 Grammy Award African American Registry
1938 Freddie Hubbard (Indiana-born Grammy-Winning African-American Jazz Musician) Freddie Hubbard Jazz Grammy Awards African-American Performing Artists
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1918 Karl Muck, German Conductor of the Boston Symphony, Is Arrested and Interned as an Enemy Alien German Performing Artists Boston Symphony Classical Musicians Crime World War I American Public Media
1949 Rodgers and Hammerstein Musical South Pacific Opens on Broadway New York City Musical Theater Internet Broadway Database

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