On This Day

Birthdays in Music in July 1912

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 7 Tiny Alma, [Catharina E J Stam], operetta singer (Vienna Blood)
  • Jul 14 [Woodrow Wilson] Woody Guthrie, American folk singer (This Land Is Your Land), born in Okemah, Oklahoma (d. 1967)
  • Jul 16 Ray Barr, American pianist (Vincent Lopez Show), born in NYC, New York (d. 1983)
  • Jul 27 Igor Markevitch, Russian conductor (Le Paradis Perdu), born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1983)
  • Jul 27 Vernon Elliott, British bassoonist and composer, born in London (d. 1996)

About July 1912

How Old? 107 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: Yes

Star Signs: Cancer (Jun 21 - Jul 22), Leo (Jul 23 - Aug 22)