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April 15, 1943 in Music History

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Birthdays in Music

  • "Mighty" Sam McClain, American soul and blues singer-songwriter, born in Monroe, Louisiana (d. 2015)
  • Riem de Wolff, Indonesian-Dutch singer and guitarist (Blue Diamonds), born in Depok, Buitenzorg, Dutch East Indies (d. 2017)

Deaths in Music

  • Raffaele Casimiri, Italian composer, and musicologist dies at 62
1943 in Music