May 2, 1929 in Music

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Billie Holiday (14) and her mother are arrested for prostitution following a raid of a brothel in Harlem

Jazz Musician Billie Holiday
Jazz Musician
Billie Holiday

Birthdays in Music

  • Edward Levy Irving, composer
  • Link Wray, American rock guitarist (d. 2005)
  • Luc Ferrari, French composer, born in Paris (d. 2005)