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August 26, 1946 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Music

  • Chantal Renaud, Québécoise yé-yé singer, songwriter, actress and writer, born in Quebec, Canada
  • Ladislav Kubík, Czech-American composer (Aulos; Subterranean River) and educator (Florida State University, 1990-2017), born in Prague (d. 2017)
  • Mark Snow [Martin Fulterman], American television and film composer (The X-Files theme), born in New York City
  • Valerie Simpson, American singer, songwriter and producer (Ashford & Simpson - "Solid"), born in The Bronx, New York
1946 in Music