On This Day

Birthdays in Music in October 1909

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 4 Noel Chiboust, French jazz trumpeter and saxophonist, born in Thorigny-sur-Marne, France (d. 1994)
  • Oct 7 Shura Cherkassky, pianist
  • Oct 14 Kalervo Tuukkanen, Finnish composer, born in Mikkeli, Finland (d. 1979)
  • Oct 17 Crozy [William] Cole, US jazz drummer
  • Oct 20 Monique Hare, French pianist
  • Oct 28 Ä€dolfs Skulte, Latvian composer, born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 2000)

About October 1909

How Old? 110 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: No

Star Signs: Libra (Sep 23 - Oct 22), Scorpio (Oct 23 - Nov 21)