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1913 – Born on the 25th of April in Tusla, Oklahoma. 1931 – At the age of 18, he joined Terrence Holder’s band. 1942 – He made his first recording. 1945 – He formed his own band and turned to rhythm and blues in the late 1940’s. 1951 – His signature hit, "Flamingo" was recorded. ..

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1929 – Born on the 28th of January in Pensford, Somerset South West England. 1950-1960 – Bilk was part of the boom in traditional jazz that swept the United Kingdom. 1954-1956 – Joined Ken Colyer’s band and then after he formed his own ensemble in (1956). 1960 – Wrote "Summer Set" hit the British charts ..

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1984 – Birth of Danielle Sarah Louise Jones in California.   1990 – At age 5, Danielle attended Calvary Christian School where religion, music, and lesson plans were incorporated to one’s learning curriculum.   1996 – At age 11, she began singing in her church’s children’s & youth choirs, which led to her singing talents ..

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1943 – Born on the 6th of February to Josephine and Domenic Forte. 1957 – He was discovered at the young age of fourteen while sitting on their house. Because of his father’s illness and being the oldest of three siblings. He took the offer to help his family. 1958 – At a young age ..

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1983 – Born at Muskogee Regional Medical Center in Muskogee, Oklahoma. American singer and won in the talent search show, American Idol Season 4. 1990 – Member of the Free Will Baptist Church          – Sang in the church and in the local events of Old Settler’s Day and Lion’s Club. 1996 – Her ..

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1948 – Born on July 16   1962-1967 – Israeli violinist, after 5 years study (1962-67) at Juilliard in New York City.   1967-1969 – Began his career by winning the prestigious Levintritt competition (1967) and making his solo debut (1969) with the New York Philharmonic.                        – He has since performed with most ..

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1752 – He was born in Naples, Italy on the 4th day of April this year. He studied at the Santa Maria di Loreto Conservatory in Naples under Fenaroli and Speranza. He concentrated on writing opera in his early career.   1781 – His first opera, Montesuma, was given at San Carlo.  1789 – He went ..

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1918 – He was born on the 20th day of March this year in Bliesheim near Cologne. He grew up in a rural Catholic community in Western Germany. His father worked for the German Reichsbahn (Imperial Railway) and was also a farmer.   1929 – He began attending a private Catholic school, where he had ..

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1889 – Born in Russia; birth of an American composer and violinist   1901-1907 – began studying violin with his father and later studied with Leopold Auer in Saint Petersburg   1907 – had his European debut in Berlin   1911 – immigrated to US – American debut with the Boston Symphony Orchestra   1941-1961 ..

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