On This Day

March 29, 1924 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Music

  • Andrew Frierson, pioneering African American opera singer, born in Columbia, Tennessee (d. 2018)
  • Jules de Corte, blind Dutch ballad singer and songwriter, born in Deurne, Netherlands (d. 1996)

Deaths in Music

  • Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish composer/writer, dies at 71