On This Day

April 27, 1931 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Music

  • Igor Oistrach, Russian violinist, son of David Oistrach, born in Odessa, Ukraine
  • Krzysztof Komeda, Polish jazz and film composer and pianist (Rosemary's Baby), born in Poznań, Poland (d. 1969)
  • Maxine Brown, American country music singer (Browns), born in Campti, Louisiana (d. 2019)