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1906 Ross Lee Finney (Minnesota-born Composer) Minnesota Composers Amercian Composers American Public Media
1935 Esther Phillips (Texas-born African-American Rhythm & Blues Singer) Texas Performing Artists Jazz & Blues African-American Performing Artists African American Registry
1964 Eddie Vedder (Illinois-born Singer, Songwriter with Pearl Jam) Illinois Performing Artists Popular Musicians Biography.com
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1989 In Berlin, Leonard Bernstein Conducts Beethoven's Ninth Symphony to Celebrate the Fall of the Berlin Wall Berlin, Germany Leonard Bernstein American Composers The Cold War American Public Media

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