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Birthdays in Music in April 1914

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 1 Carla van Neste, Belgian violinist
  • Apr 15 John Gregory, English ballet dancer (Harlequin Ballet Company), born in Norwich (d. 1996)
  • Apr 26 Wilfrid Howard Mellers, English musicologist and composer (Fran├žois Couperin and the French Classical Tradition), born in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire (d. 2008)
  • Apr 30 Sid Weiss, American jazz bassist, born in Schenectady, New York (d. 1994)

About April 1914

How Old? 105 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: No

Star Signs: Aries (Mar 21 - Apr 19), Taurus (Apr 20 - May 20)