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January 17, 1945 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Ivan Karabits, Ukrainian composer, conductor, and educator, born in Yalta, Donetsk Oblast, Ukraine (d. 2002)
  • Javed Akhtar, Indian lyricist, poet and scriptwriter, born in Gwalior, India
  • William Hart, American singer (4 Gents; Delfonics - "I'm Sorry"), born in Washington, D.C.
1945 in Music