On This Day

Birthdays in Music in December 1935

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 2 Jurg Wyttenbach, composer
  • Dec 6 Jean Lapointe, Quebec comedian, singer and senator
  • Dec 6 George Williams, soul singer (the Tymes), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 2004)
  • Dec 7 Jean-Claude Casadesus, French conductor, born in Paris
  • Dec 9 David Houston, American country music singer (Almost Persuaded), born in Bossier City, Louisiana (d. 1993)
  • Dec 19 Bobby Timmons, American jazz pianist (d. 1974)
  • Dec 23 Esther Phillips [EM Jones], American singer (When a Woman Loves a Man), born in Galveston, Texas (d. 1984)
  • Dec 25 Gunter Friedrichs, composer
  • Dec 26 Abdul "Duke" Fakir, American rock vocalist (Four Tops), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Dec 30 Bruno Canino, Italian composer, born in Naples, Italy

About December 1935

How Old? 83 years old
Generation: Traditionalist or Silent Generation
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Signs: Sagittarius (Nov 22 - Dec 21), Capricorn (Dec 22 - Jan 19)