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1692 Giuseppe Tartini (Italian Violinist, Composer, Theorist) Italian Composers Composers Official Web Site Writer's Almanac
1888 (E.Y.) "Yip" Harburg (New York City-born Lyricist) New York City Composers/Songwriters American Composers Official Web Site Writer's Almanac
1889 Adrian Boult (English Conductor of the BBC Symphony) English Performing Artists Classical Musicians BBC Symphony Historic UK
1922 Carmen McRae (New York City-born African-American Jazz Singer, Pianist) New York City Performing Artists Jazz African-American Performing Artists Internet Movie DAtabase African American Registry
1941 Peggy Lennon (California-born Popular Singer Member of the Lennon Sisters) California Performing Artists Popular Musicians
1943 Michael Bennett (New York-born Director, Choreographer, Dancer, Singer) New York Performing Artists Dance Internet Broadway Database
1963 Julian Lennon (English Popular Musician; Son of John Lennon) John Lennon Popular Musicians Biography.com
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Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1993 Marian Anderson (Pennsylvania-born African-American Opera Singer) Marian Anderson Opera Famous African Americans
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1886 Franz Liszt Plays for England's Queen Victoria at Windsor Castle Franz Liszt England Queen Victoria Classical Musicians Windsor Castle American Public Media
1964 The Supremes Record "Where Did Our Love Go" The Supremes Diana Ross VH1

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