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October 10, 1946 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Music

  • Ben Vereen, American actor and dancer (Pippin; Roots; Webster), born in Miami, Florida
  • Charles Dance, English actor and director (Alien 3, Jewel in the Crown), born in Redditch, Worcestershire
  • John Prine, American country folk singer-songwriter (Hello in There, Angel From Montgomery), born in Maywood, Illinois (d. 2020)
  • Willard White, Jamaican-British operatic bass baritone, born in Kingston, Jamaica
1946 in Music