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1922 – Born on the 4th of April in New York City. 1934 – He was given a scholarship in piano by Henriette Michelson, a Juilliard teacher. 1956 – Wrote the theme songs for The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape, The Ten Commandments. Recognized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association with Golden Globes for his ..

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1821 – Born on the 12th of April in Ebersbach, Germany. 1855-1876 – As a conductor of the New York Philharmonic Society orchestra, he helped shape the New York PO into a great orchestra; in particular, he championed Liszt, Berlioz, Wagner and Tchaikovsky. 1859 – He led the German Opera company in the first U.S. ..

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1975 – Born on the 27th of May in Atlanta, Georgia. 1994 – As member of duo OutKast, co-recorded albums Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik. 1998 – Aquemini. 2000 – Stankonia. 2003 – Outkast released Speakerbox The Love Below, a double album that highlighted the differences in the musical styles. 2004 – PETA named Andre "Sexiest Vegetarian of the ..

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1926 – Born on the 3rd of August in New York City. 1950 – Pearl Bailey heard him sing, and asked him to join her at a Greenwich Village night club. 1955 – Released his first long-playing album, Cloud 7, which showed Bennett’s jazz leanings. 1957 – Ralph Sharon became Bennett’s pianist and musical director. ..

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1914 – Born on the 12th of February in Fort Worth, Texas. 1935 – He worked with bandleader Ben Young. 1941 – Appeared with the Miller band in the films "Sun Valley Serenade" and "Orchestra Wives". 1942 – Beneke played very briefly with Horace Heidt before joining the Navy himself, leading a Navy band in ..

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1953 – She was born on the 10th day of January of this year in Brooklyn, New York, USA.   1971 – She graduated at Lindenhurst High School on this year.   1972 – She married her high school sweetheart, Dennis T. Benatar, acquiring the surname with which she became famous.   1975 – She ..

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Italian operatic composer   1801 – Born on the 3rd of November in Catania, Sicily, Italy.   1819 – Bellini left provincial Catania to study at the conservatory in Naples.   1822 – He was in the class of the director Nicolò Zingarelli.   1827 – He composed operas "Il Pirata".   1830 – Composed ..

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1975 – Born on the 13th of April in Munich, Germany. A German singer who became famous for his song "Mambo No. 5". 1999 – A global pop sensation brought some much needed style and humor to the charts in the summer with his reworking of Perez Prado’s hit, "Mambo No. 5". Released the album ..

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1953 – Born on the 1st of November.   1990 – He was an American zydeco musician active.          – Beau Jocque is known for his gruff vocals, his fusion of many musical styles onto zydeco, and above all, for the powerful energy of his rhythm and sound.          – He became one ..

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German dramatic soprano singer   1937 – Born on the 9th of February in Varel, Germany.   Graduated from the Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg.   Studied with Ines Leuwen at the Freiburg Academy Of Music.   1971 – Her debut was as the Countess in Le nozze di Figaro in Freiburg.   1972 – ..

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