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Birthdays in Music in February 1919

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 2 Lisa Debeljevic-della Casa, Swiss vocalist
  • Feb 3 [Eugene Edward] Snooky Young, American jazz trumpeter who mastered the plunger mute, born in Dayton, Ohio (d. 2011)
  • Feb 8 Buddy Morrow, orchestra leader (Jimmie Rodgers Show)
  • Feb 11 Eva Gabor, Hungarian-born American actress, comedian, singer and socialite (Green Acres, Gigi), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1995)
  • Feb 13 Joan Edwards, American vocalist (Joan Edwards Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 13 Tennessee Ernie Ford, American country music singer and actor (Sixteen Tons), born in Bristol, Tennessee (d. 1991)
  • Feb 22 Jiří Pauer, Czech composer, born in Libušín (d. 2007)
  • Feb 26 Luc-Andre Marcel, composer
  • Feb 27 Roman Haubenstock-Ramati, composer

About February 1919

How Old? 100 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)