Saturday, April 18, 2015

Musical Memories April 18th


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1872 - Thurland Chattaway, songwriter born in Springfield, Mass. (d.1947)
1882 - Leopold Stokowski, conductor born in London, England



1901 - Al Lewis, songwriter born in New York, NY



1902 - Harry Owens, bandleader/composer born in O'Neil, Neb.




1905 - Billy Moll, songwriter born in Madison, Wis.(d.1968)



 1906 - Enrico Caruso  survives the San Francisco earthquake



1907 - Miklos Rozsa, composer/arranger Born in Budapest, Hungary (d.1995)


1918 - Tony Mottola, guitarist born in Kearney, NJ (d.2004)



1919 - Virginia O'Brien, singer and actress (d. 2001)



 1973 - Willie "The Lion" Smith, jazz pianist dies at 75



2012 - Dick Clark, American radio and television personality, dies from a heart attack at 82

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