October 1932 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 1 Albert Collins, Leona TX, blues guitarist (Frosty, Showdown)
  • Oct 8 Pete Drake, American pedal steel guitarist and producer, born in Augusta, Georgia (d. 1988)
  • Oct 11 Dottie West, American country singer (Here Comes My Baby), born in Nashville, Tennessee (d. 1991)
  • Oct 12 Joel Mandelbaum, American composer, born in New York
  • Oct 13 Liliane Montevecchi, French-Italian actress, dancer, and singer (Nine, Grand Hotel), born in Paris, France (d. 2018)
  • Oct 14 Enrico di Giuseppe, American tenor, born in Philadelphia (d. 2005)
  • Oct 15 Jaan Raats, Estonian composer, born in Tartu, Estonia
  • Oct 16 Henry Jay Lewis, conductor/bass (LA Philharmonic 1955-59), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Oct 17 Gundaris Pone, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 19 Arthur Friedheim, Russian composer, dies at 72