February 1, 1902 in Music

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Music

  • Carlo Borbolla, Cuban composer, born in Manzanillo (d. 1990)

Person of interestLangston Hughes

Langston Hughes, American poet (Weary Blues) and playwright (Mulatto), born in Joplin, Missouri (d. 1967)

Poet and Playwright Langston Hughes
Poet and Playwright
Langston Hughes

Deaths in Music

  • Salomon Jadassohn, German pianist and composer, dies at 70