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DECEMBER 14

1899 Deford Baily (Tennessee-born African-American Musician) Tennessee Performing Artists African-American Performing Artists Country Music African American Registry
1911 Spike Jones (California-born Popular Musician) Spike Jones Popular Musicians
1920 Clark Terry (Missouri-born African-American Jazz Trumpeter) Missouri Performing Artists African-American Performing Artists Jazz St. Louis Walk of Fame
Deaths
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1963 Dinah Washington (Alabama-born African-American Popular Singer) Alabama Performing Artists African-American Performing Artists Popular Musicians Jazz Internet Movie Database
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1959 Motown Records Is Founded in Detroit by Berry Gordy Berry Gordy Popular Music African American Registry

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