November 1933 in Music

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 11 Billie Holiday's second song and first hit, "Riffin' the Scotch", is released

Jazz Musician Billie Holiday
Jazz Musician
Billie Holiday

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 3 John Barry, English composer
  • Nov 6 Joseph Pope, American singer (Hey Girl Don't Bother Me), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 1996)
  • Nov 7 George Tibbits, composer
  • Nov 10 Mack Rice, musician and songwriter (Mustang Sally), born in Clarksdale, Mississippi (d. 2016)
  • Nov 11 Marlene VerPlanck [Pampinella], American jazz and pop vocalist, born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 2018)
  • Nov 16 Garrett "Garnet" Mimms, Ashland West Virginia, singer (Enchanters-Cry Baby)
  • Nov 18 Jacques Charpentier, composer
  • Nov 21 Jean Shepard, Pauls Valley Oklahoma, country singer (Ozark Jubilee)
  • Nov 23 Krzysztof Penderecki, Debica Poland, composer ("Threnody to the Victims of Hiroshima")
  • Nov 25 Ramiro Cortes, composer

Person of interestRobert Goulet

Nov 26 Robert Goulet, American singer and actor, born in Lawrence, Massachusetts (d. 2007)

American Singer and Actor Robert Goulet
American Singer and Actor
Robert Goulet
  • Nov 29 John Mayall, British blues musician (John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers), born in Macclesfield, England

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 5 Texas Guinan, American saloon keeper, actress, and musician (b. 1884)
  • Nov 26 Edward Julius Biedermann, composer, dies at 84