On This Day

Musicians Born in November 1919

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 14 Lisa Otto, German soprano
  • Nov 16 Udo Kasemets, Etonian-born Canadian composer, born in Talinn, Estonia (d. 2014)
  • Nov 17 Hershy Kay, composer/arranger (Olympic Hymn), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 20 Dulcie Gray, British singer, actress, author and lepidopterist (Mine Own Executioner), born in Kuala Lumpur, Malaya (d. 2011)
  • Nov 20 John McCarthy, English conductor, born in London (d. 2009)
  • Nov 23 Claudio Santoro, composer
  • Nov 27 Siegfried Naumann, composer
  • Nov 29 Pearl Primus, Trinidad-born American dancer (popularized African dance), born in Port of Spain (d. 1994)

About November 1919

How Old? 99 or 100 years old
Generation: Greatest Generation
Leap Year: No

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