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July 2, 1918 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • "Sheikh" Imam [Eissa], Egyptian folk and protest singer-songwriter, born in Giza (d. 1995)

Weddings in Music


LoveWedding of Interest

Jazz orchestra band leader Duke Ellington (19) weds high school sweetheart Edna Thompson

Jazz Musician and Composer Duke Ellington
Jazz Musician and Composer
Duke Ellington

1918 in Music