On This Day

August 23, 1947 in Music

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Music

  • Rex Allen Jr, American country singer (Nashville on the Road), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Terje Rypdal, Norwegian jazz guitarist and composer, born in Oslo, Norway
  • Willy Russell, English playwright and composer (Shirley Valentine, Educating Rita), born in Whiston, England