On This Day

Birthdays in Music in November 1916

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 6 Ray Conniff, American bandleader and musician (Ray Conniff Singers), born in Attleboro, Massachusetts (d. 2002)
  • Nov 7 Joe Bushkin, American jazz pianist (A Couple of Joes), born in NYC, New York
  • Nov 10 Billy May, American orchestra leader (Milton Berle Show), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (d. 2004)
  • Nov 10 Guido Turchi, Italian composer (Invettiva), born in Rome, Italy (d. 2010)
  • Nov 12 Jean Papineau-Couture, composer
  • Nov 18 James L Lyons, jazz promoter
  • Nov 26 Mareo Ishiketa, Japanese composer, born in Wakayama, Japan (d. 1996)
  • Nov 29 Valentino Bucchi, composer

About November 1916

How Old? 102 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: Yes

Star Signs: Scorpio (Oct 23 - Nov 21), Sagittarius (Nov 22 - Dec 21)