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Birthdays in Music in December 1909

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 8 Cleo Brown, jazz pianist, born in Meridian, Mississippi (d. 1995)
  • Dec 20 Vagn Holmboe, Danish neo-classical composer (Sinfonia rustica), born in Horsens, Jutland (d. 1996)
  • Dec 24 Adam Popovich, American composer, born in Denver, Colorado
  • Dec 28 Billy Williams, singer (Your Show of Shows), born in Waco, Texas

About December 1909

How Old? 109 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: No

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