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May 13, 1945 in Music History

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Birthdays in Music

  • Louis "Blue Lou" Marini, American saxophonist, arranger, and composer (Blues Brothers), born in Charleston, South Carolina
  • Magic Dick [Richard Salwitz], American harmonica player and musician (J Geils Band - "Centerfold"), born in New London, Connecticut

Deaths in Music

  • Alfred "Tubby" Hall, American jazz drummer (King Oliver; Louis Armstrong), dies at 49
1945 in Music