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1932 Svetlana Beriosova (Lithuanian Prima Ballerina) Lithuanian Performing Artists Ballet
1923 Theodore "Fats" Navarro (Florida-born African-American Jazz Trumpeter) Florida Performing Artists Jazz Biography.com African-American Performing Artists African American Registry
1924 Theresa Merritt (Virginia-born African-American Singer, Actress) Virginia Performing Artists Popular Musicians American Performing Artists African-American Performing Artists Internet Movie Database African American Registry
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Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
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1962 Samuel Barber's Piano Concerto Is Premiered at Lincoln Center in New York City Lincoln Center Samuel Barber Classical Composers Historic Firsts American Public Radio
1989 Broadway Theaters Dim Their Lights in Honor of the Death of Composer Irving Berlin Irving Berlin Broadway American Composers and Songwriters History Channel

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