On This Day

February 27, 1923 in Music

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Dexter Gordon, American jazz tenor saxophonist and actor (Round Midnight, The Other Side of Round Midnight), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1990)
  • Viktor Kalabis, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer, dies at 67