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March 2, 1938 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Simon Estes, American bass/baritone (Wonton, Don Carlos), born in Centerville, Iowa

Deaths in Music

  • Ben Harney, American composer and "Father of Ragtime Piano" (You've Been a Good Old Wagon, But You Done Broke Down), dies of a heart attack at 66
1938 in Music