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May 31, 1904 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Otto "Toby" Hardwicke, American jazz alto saxophone player (The Washingtonians, 1923-28; Duke Ellington Orchestra, 1932-46 - "Sophisticated Lady"; "In A Sentimental Mood"), born in Washington, D.C. (d. 1970)
  • Stan Brenders, Belgian jazz pianist and bandleader, born in Brussels (d. 1969)
1904 in Music