July 1925 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 2 Marvin Rainwater, Wichita Ks, country singer (Ozark Jubilee), (d. 2013)
  • Jul 2 Yasushi Akutagawa, composer
  • Jul 6 Bill Haley, rock vocalist (Rock Around the Clock), born in Highland Park, Michigan
  • Jul 9 Alan Dale, American singer (Alan Dale Show), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Jul 11 Mattiwilda Dobbs, soprano, born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 2015)
  • Jul 11 Nicolai Gedda, Swedish opera tenor (Opera Two to Six), born in Stockholm (d. 2017)
  • Jul 14 Luis Antonio Escobar, composer
  • Jul 16 Cal Tjader, American musician (d. 1982)
  • Jul 19 Sue Thompson, [Eva Sue Mckee], pop and country music singer ("Sad Movies (Make Me Cry"), born in Nevada, Missouri
  • Jul 21 Lovro Zupanovic, composer
  • Jul 23 Gloria DeHaven, American musical actress (Step Lively), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 2016)
  • Jul 28 Larry Pruden, composer
  • Jul 29 Mikis Michael George Theodorakis, Chios Greece, composer (Raven)
  • Jul 30 Antoine Duhamel, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 1 Erik Satie, French composer (Dreamy Fish), dies at 59
  • Jul 5 Hjalmar Borgstrom, composer, dies at 61