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April 29, 1935 in Music History

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Birthdays in Music

  • Otis Rush, American blues musician (Right Place, Wrong Time), born in Philadelphia. Mississippi (d. 2018)
  • Otto Zykan, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 2006)

Deaths in Music

  • Leroy Carr, American blues piano player and singer-songwriter ("How Long, How Long Blues"), dies of nephritis of the kidneys at 30
1935 in Music