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December 17, 1939 in Music History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Music

  • Eddie Kendricks, American singer-songwriter (The Temptations - "The Way You Do the Things You Do" ;, "Just My Imagination"), born in Union Springs, Alabama (d. 1992)
  • James Booker, American R&B musician (Gonzo), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
1939 in Music