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August 27, 1937 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • Alice Coltrane [née McLeod], American jazz harp, piano, and organ player (Journey in Satchidananda), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2007)
  • Phil Shulman, Scottish rock horn player (Gentle Giant), born in Glasgow, Scotland
  • Tommy Sands, American actor (The Singing Idol; Ensign Pulver), and singer ("Teen-Age Crush"; "Love in a Goldfish Bowl"), born in Chicago, Illinois
1937 in Music