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July 18, 1939 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Brian Auger, English fusion keyboardist (Befour, Genesis), born in London, England
  • Dion DiMucci, American rocker (Dion & Belmonts - "A Teenager In Love"), born in The Bronx, New York

Deaths in Music

  • Witold Maliszewski, Polish composer, dies at 65
1939 in Music