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August 20, 1935 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Charles Shere, American composer, born in Berkeley, California
  • J. J. Malone, American soul singer (It's a shame), born in Pete's Corner, Alabama (d. 2004)
  • Justin Tubb, American country singer (Grand Ole Opry), born in San Antonio, Texas (d. 1998)

Deaths in Music

  • Otakar Ostrcil, composer, dies at 56
1935 in Music