On This Day

November 5, 1946 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Gram Parsons [Cecil Ingram Connor III], American country-rock singer-songwriter (Byrds - Sweethearts of the Rodeo; Flying Burrito Brothers; "Grievous Angel"), born in Winter Haven, Florida (d. 1973)
  • Herman Brood, Dutch painter and pianist (Sleepin' Bird), born in Zwolle, Netherlands (d. 2001)
  • Loleatta Holloway, American disco singer ("Love Sensation"), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2011)

Deaths in Music

  • Sigismond Stojowski, composer, dies at 77
1946 in Music