On This Day

April 17, 1941 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Music

  • Adolphus Hailstork, American composer, born in Rochester, New York

Weddings in Music


LoveWedding of Interest

Actress Doris Day (19) weds trombonist Albert Jorden

Singer and Actress Doris Day
Singer and Actress
Doris Day

Deaths in Music

  • Al Bowlly, British dance band vocalist (b. 1899)