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August 6, 1937 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • Baden Powell de Aquino, Brazilian guitarist (d. 2000)
  • Charlie [Charles Edward] Haden, American jazz double-bassist (Liberation Music Orchestra; Quartet West), born in Shenandoah, Iowa (d. 2014)
  • Paul Griffin, American session musician and pianist, born in Harlem, New York (d. 2000)
1937 in Music