On This Day

July 26, 1914 in Music History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Music

  • Erskine Hawkins, American trumpeter and composer (After Hours), born in Birmingham, Alabama (d. 1993)
  • Ralph Blane [Hunsecker], American songwriter (Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, The Trolley Song), born in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma (d. 1995)