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MAY 28

1737 Josiah Flagg (Massachusetts-born Bandmaster, Music Publisher) Massachusetts Composers Popular Music
1910 "T-Bone" Walker (Texas-born Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame) Texas Performing Artists Blues Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
1925 Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (German Operatic Baritone) German Performing Artists Opera Biography.com
1944 Gladys Knight (Georgia-born African-American Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame) Georgia Performing Artists Rock and Roll Hall of Fame African American Performing Artists
1968 Kylie Minogue (Australian Singer, Actress) Australian Performing Artists Popular Musicians Actors Internet Movie Database
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1935 The Florida Legislature Adopts Stephen Foster's Old Folks At Home as the Official State Song Florida Stephen Foster Music Florida Historical Society
1957 National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences Established Musicians American Entertainers The Recording Academy

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