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MAY 29

1897 Eric Wolfgang Korngold (Czech-American Composer of Operas and Film Scores) Austrian Composers Composers Operas Film
1956 LaToya Jackson (Indiana-born African-American Popular Singer) Indiana Entertainers Popular Musicians African American Performing Artists Internet Movie Database
1961 Melissa Etheridge (Kansas-born Popular Singer, Songwriter) Kansas Performing Artists Popular Musicians American Composers, Songwriters Biography.com
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1911 W.S. Gilbert (English Composer, Gilbert & Sullivan) English Composers Stage & Theater Musical Theater
1951 Fanny Brice (New York City-born Performing Actress, Singer) Fanny Brice Actors Popular Musicians
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1913 Crowd Riots at Paris Premiere of Stravinsky's Le Sacre du Printemps Paris Igor Stavinsky Ballet The History Channel
1942 Bing Crosby Records Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" Irving Berlin Bing Crosby American Composers Popular Music Christmas New York Times

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