On This Day

Musicians Born in April 1896

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 8 Karl Hermann Pillney, composer
  • Apr 8 Yip Harburg [Isidore Hochberg], American lyricist (Somewhere Over The Rainbow), born in NYC, New York; (d. 1981)
  • Apr 29 Jacques Wolfe, Romanian-American composer, born in Boto┼čani, Romania (d. 1973)
  • Apr 30 [Reverend] Gary Davis, American blues and folk guitarist (A Little More Faith), born in Laurens, South Carolina (d. 1972)