April 1923 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 8 Franco Corelli, Italian tenor (Don Jose-Carmen)
  • Apr 9 Bruno Kiefer, German-born Brazilian composer, born in Baden Baden (d. 2017)
  • Apr 12 Ann Miller, [Lucille Ann Collier], Cherino, Tex, dancer (On the Town)
  • Apr 20 Tito Puente, Puerto Rico, bandleader (Dance Mania)
  • Apr 23 Nathan "Dambuza" Mdledle, singer
  • Apr 25 Albert King [Nelson], American blues guitarist and singer (BB King & Friends, Blues Alive), born in Indianola, Mississippi (d. 1992)
  • Apr 28 Adele Mara, Dearborn Mich, actress/singer (Cool Million, Wheels)
  • Apr 28 Wolfgang Steffen, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 19 Thomas Paine Westendorf, composer, dies at 75