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Birthdays in Music in April 1905

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 1 Winfried P I Zillig, German opera composer/conductor (Fantasia Irica)
  • Apr 2 Serge Lifar, Russian-French dancer, choreographer (Paris Opera Ballet), born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1986)
  • Apr 4 Eugene Bozza, French composer, born in Nice, France (d. 1991)
  • Apr 5 Jef Maes, Belgian composer and violinist, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1996)
  • Apr 19 Tommy Benford, American jazz drummer, born in Charleston, West Virginia (d. 1994)
  • Apr 27 Philip Radcliffe, English composer, born in Godalming, Surrey (d. 1986)

About April 1905

How Old? 114 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: No

Star Signs: Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 19), Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20)