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DECEMBER 16

1770 Ludwig van Beethoven (German Classical Composer) Ludwig van Beethoven Composers
1775 Francois Boieldieu (French Composer) French Composers Composers
1926 James McCracken (Indiana-born Operatic Tenor) Indiana Performing Artists Opera
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1921 Camille Saint-SaŽns (French Composer, Pianist) Camille Saint-SaŽns Composers
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1893 Anton Dvorak's "New World Symphony" Premieres Anton Dvorak Composers Historic Firsts American Public Media

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