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1561 Jacopo Peri (Italian Composer) Jacopo Peri Classical Composers
1905 Jack Teagarden (Texas-born Jazz Trombonist) Jack Teagarden Jazz
1948 Robert Plant (English Rock Vocalist; Led Zeppelin) Robert Plant Popular Musicians
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1882 Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture" Is Premiered During an Art and Industrial Exhibition in Moscow Peter Ilyitch Tchaikovsky Composers American Public Media