August 1913 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 1 Jerome Moross, composer (Frankie & Johnny), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Aug 7 George Van Eps, American guitarist (d. 1998)
  • Aug 8 Axel Stordahl, orchestra leader (Frank Sinatra Show), born in Staten Island, New York
  • Aug 9 Harry Mills, singer (Mills Brothers-Paper Moon)
  • Aug 13 Anatoly Vasilyevich Bogatiryov, composer
  • Aug 13 Francisco Escudero, composer
  • Aug 13 Anna Mae Winburn, African American band leader of all female band (International Sweethearts of Rhythm), born in Port Royal, Tennessee (d. 1999)
  • Aug 20 Conrad Hermann Hubertius Maria Apollinaris Josten, jazz guitarist
  • Aug 22 Robert Schollum, composer
  • Aug 23 Bob Crosby, Bing's brother, orchestra leader (Bob Crosby Show), born in Spokane, Washington
  • Aug 23 Luis-Felipe Ramon y Rivera, composer
  • Aug 28 Richard Tucker [Reuben Ticker], American tenor (NY Met Opera), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1975)

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 7 David Popper, composer, dies at 70