February 5, 1941 in Music

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Barrett Strong, vocalist (Money, That's What I Want), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Rick Laird, jazz musician (Gerry Niewood & Timepiece)

Deaths in Music

  • Banjo Paterson, Australian poet, author of "Walzing Matilda" (b. 1864)