On This Day

Birthdays in Music in October 1912

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 3 Gabriel Julian, original pianist of Bobby Byrne Orchestra, arranger for Glenn Miller and founder Alabama Cavaliers Jazz Ens
  • Oct 4 Alfonso Letelier-Llonas, composer
  • Oct 13 Hugo Weisgall, American composer (4 Impressions), born in IvanĨice, Czech Republic (d. 1997)
  • Oct 21 Carlos Don Byas, US jazz saxophonist
  • Oct 21 Georg Solti, Hungarian-born conductor (Fidelio), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1997)
  • Oct 27 Conlon Nancarrow, American composer (Soundings 4), born in Texarkana, Arkansas (d. 1997)
  • Oct 31 Dale Evans, American actress and singer (Roy Rogers Show), born in Uvalde, Texas (d. 2001)

About October 1912

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

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