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August 18, 1907 in Music History

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Birthdays in Music

  • Enoch Light, American orchestra leader (Gulf Road Show with Bob Smith), born in Canton, Ohio (d. 1978)
  • Howard Swanson, American composer known for his settings of poems of Langston Hughes, born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1978)
  • Otto Mortensen, Danish composer and musicologist, born in Copenhagen (d. 1986)
1907 in Music