April 1941 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 3 Jan Berry, American rock and roll vocalist (Jan and Dean-Dead Man's Curve), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 3 PhilippĂ© Wynne, American soul singer (I'll Be Around), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1984)
  • Apr 6 Gheorghe Zamfir, Romanian musician
  • Apr 8 Peggy Lennon, singer (Lennon Sisters), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Apr 9 Kaye Adams, American country singer
  • Apr 12 Julio Euson, Aruban-Dutch singer (I Use the Soap), born in Aruba
  • Apr 17 Adolphus Hailstork, composer
  • Apr 18 Mike Vickers, rock guitarist (Manfred Mann-Mighty Quinn)
  • Apr 19 Roberto Carlos, Brazilian singer
  • Apr 23 Jacqueline Boyer, French singer
  • Apr 24 John Williams, Australian guitarist (Acad Award), born in Melbourne, Victoria
  • Apr 25 Chris Augustine, rocker (Every Mother's Son)
  • Apr 26 John Mitchell, American composer
  • Apr 27 Friedrich Goldmann, composer
  • Apr 27 Judith Blegen, opera singer (Papagena-Magic Flute), born in Missoula, Montana
  • Apr 30 Johnny Farina, rocker (Santo & Johnny)
  • Apr 30 Wilfried Jentzsh, composer

Weddings in Music


HeartWedding of Interest

Apr 17 Actress Doris Day (19) weds trombonist Albert Jorden

Singer and Actress Doris Day
Singer and Actress
Doris Day

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 17 Al Bowlly, British dance band vocalist (b. 1899)
  • Apr 19 Johanna Muller-Hermann, composer, dies at 63