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Birthdays in Music in August 1903

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 7 SaburĊ Moroi, Japanese composer and educator, born in Tokyo, Japan (d. 1977)
  • Aug 17 Abram Chasins, composer
  • Aug 18 Ake Olof Sebastian Udden, composer
  • Aug 18 Lucienne Boyer, French singer (Parlez-moi d'amour), born in Paris (d. 1983)
  • Aug 21 Kostas Giannidis [Yannis Constantinidis], Greek composer and pianist, born in Smyrna (d. 1984)
  • Aug 23 William Primrose, Scottish violist (Method for Violin & Viola), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1982)
  • Aug 26 Jimmy Rushing, US blues singer
  • Aug 28 Rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer, born in Transylvania, Kingdom of Hungary (d. 1969)

About August 1903

How Old? 116 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: No

Star Signs: Leo (Jul 23 - Aug 22), Virgo (Aug 23 - Sep 22)