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1909 Art Tatum (Ohio-born African-American Jazz Pianist) Art Tatum Jazz Noted African Americans
1924 Nipsey Russell (Georgia-born African-American Comedian) Georgia Performing Artists Television African-American Performing Artists Internet Movie Database African American Registry
1926 Ray Brown (Pennsylvania-born African-American Jazz Bassist) Pennsylvania Performing Artists Jazz African-American Performing Artists African American Registry
1941 Paul Simon (New Jersey-born Popular Singer, Songwriter) Paul Simon Popular Musicians
1947 Sammy Hagar (California-born Popular Musician) California Performing Artists Popular Musicians Internet Movie Database
1949 Leona Mitchell (Oklahoma-born African-American Lyric Soprano) Oklahoma Performing Artists Opera African-American Performing Artists African American Registry
1959 Marie Osmond (Utah-born Popular Singer) Utah Performing Artists Popular Musicians Biography Internet Movie Database
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1893 Melody for "Happy Birthday to You" Registered with U.S. Patent/Trademark Office Music Copyrights USPTO
1939 Harry James Records "On a Little Street in Singapore" with Frank Sinatra As Vocalist Frank Sinatra Popular Music University of Georgia

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