Today in Music Director History

Famous Birthdays

  • 1883-11-06 Hubert Bath, British film composer and music director
  • 1909-02-21 George G F van Renesse, Dutch pianist/music director
  • 1919-12-25 Naushad Ali, Indian music director (d. 2006)
  • 1922-07-07 Artie Malvin, US music director (Julie LaRosa/Steve Lawrence)
  • 1928-08-30 Johnny Mann, American music director (Johnny Mann Stand Up & Cheer), born in Balt Md, (d. 2014)

Famous Deaths

  • 1975-07-14 Madan Mohan, Hindi Film's Melodious Music director (b. 1924)
  • 1987-04-26 Shankar, Of Noted Bollywood Music Director Duo Shankar-Jaikishan (b. 1922)
  • 1994-12-10 George G F van Renesse, concert pianist/music director, dies at 85
  • 2011-11-05 Bhupen Hazarika, Indian singer, composer, lyricist, music director, and filmmaker from Assam (b. 1926)
  • 2011-12-31 Omus Hirshbein, classical music impresario and music director, dies at 77