On This Day

Birthdays in Music in February 1917

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 6 Arthur Gold, Canadian pianist, born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1990)
  • Feb 6 Liberato Firmino Sifonia, Italian composer, born in Geneva, Switzerland (d. 1995)
  • Feb 12 Thomas K Scherman, American conductor (Little Orch Society 1947-75), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 21 Lucille Bremer, American actress and dancer (Meet Me in St. Louis, Ziegfeld Follies), born in Amsterdam, New York (d. 1996)

About February 1917

How Old? 102 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation or the G.I. Generation
Leap Year: No

Star Signs: Aquarius (Jan 20 - Feb 18), Pisces (Feb 19 - Mar 20)