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February 28, 1940 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Joe South, American singer-songwriter and guitarist ("Games People Play"; "Walk A Mile In My Shoes"), born in Atlanta, Georgia (d. 2012)

Deaths in Music

  • Arnold Dolmetsch, French-Bohemian England-based musician, instrument builder, and promoter of early music, dies at 82
1940 in Music