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April 30, 1896 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Music

  • "Reverend" Gary Davis, American blues and folk guitarist ("Samson And Delilah"; A Little More Faith), born in Laurens, South Carolina (d. 1972)

Deaths in Music

  • Antonio Cagnoni, Italian opera composer, dies at 68
1896 in Music