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1745 Daniel Decatur Emmett (Ohio-born Songwriter, Composer of "Dixie") Ohio Composers, Songwriters Internet Movie Database
1891 Fanny Brice (New York City-born Comedic Singer, Actress) Fanny Brice Stage & Theater Popular Music
1911 Narciso Martínez (Mexican-American Father of Conjunto) Mexican Performing Artists Folk & Ethnic Musicians Latin-American Performing Artists Texas State Historical Association
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1987 Woody Herman (Wisconsin-born Jazz Clarinetist, Composer, Conductor) Wisconsin Performing Artists Jazz Internet Movie Database
1787 Mozart Conducts First Performance of His Opera Don Giovanni Don Giovanni Opera Historic Firsts State Opera Prague
1967 The Musical ''Hair'' Opens off-Broadway New York City American Musicals Plays New York Times

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