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March 13, 1938 in Music History

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Birthdays in Music

  • Erma Franklin, American gospel and R&B singer ("Piece Of My Heart"), born in Shelby, Mississippi (d. 2002)
  • Hans-Joachim Hespos, German composer, born in Emden, Germany
  • Jean-Claude Risset, French composer, born in Le Puy-en-Velay, France (d. 2016)
  • Julian Bahula, South African British based jazz and world music drummer, composer and bandleader, born in Eersterust, Pretoria
1938 in Music