On This Day in Music

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Deaths in Music

  • 1680 Abraham Megerle, composer, dies at 73
  • 1750 Giuseppe Porsile, composer, dies at 70
  • 1833 William Marshall, composer, dies at 84
  • 1862 Franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer, dies at 71
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Divorces in Music

  • 1952 Country music legend Hank Williams and Audrey Sheppard granted divorce for the second and final time after seven years of marriage. Their first divorce was in 1948.
  • 2010 Five-time Grammy Award singer Shania Twain (42) divorces music producer Robert John Lange (59) after 14 years of marriage