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January 30, 1927 in Music History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Music

  • Ahmed Abdul-Malik [Jonathan Tim, Jr.], American jazz double bassist and oud player (Odetta; Thelonius Monk), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1993)

Deaths in Music

  • Friedrich Ernst Koch, German composer, dies at 64
1927 in Music