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October 20, 1939 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

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"All the Things You Are" recorded by Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

Jazz Trombonist and Big Band Leader Tommy Dorsey
Jazz Trombonist and Big Band Leader
Tommy Dorsey

Birthdays in Music

  • Jay Siegel, rock bassist (Tokens-Lion Sleeps Tonight), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Raymond Jones, British keyboardist and songwriter, born in Oldham
1939 in Music