On This Day

Musicians Born in December 1905

  • Dec 1 Ida Carroll, English musician and administrator, (d. 1995)
  • Dec 2 Osvaldo Pugliese, Argentine musician and composer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1995)
  • Dec 8 Charles Cushing, American composer, born in Oakland, California (d. 1982)
  • Dec 8 Ernst Hermann Meyer, German composer, born in Berlin (d. 1988)
  • Dec 11 Koos van de Griend, Dutch composer, born in Kampen, Netherlands (d. 1950)
  • Dec 14 Sydney Lipton, British dance band leader, born in London (d. 1995)
  • Dec 15 Ferenc Farkas, Hungarian composer, born in Nagykanizsa, Hungary (d. 2000)
  • Dec 18 Richard Sturzenegger, composer
  • Dec 23 Árni Björnsson, Icelandic composer, born in Lóni, Iceland (d. 1995)
  • Dec 31 Jule Styne, English songwriter & composer (1954 Acad Award, 1968 Tony), born in London, United Kingdom (d. 1994)

About December 1905

How Old? 115 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Signs: Sagittarius (Nov 22 - Dec 21), Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19)