On This Day

June 17, 1947 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • George S. Clinton, American composer and musician, born in Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Paul Young, English singer and percussionist (Mike + The Mechanics), born in Manchester (d. 2000)
  • Vlastimir Trajković, Serbian avant-garde composer, and educator, born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia (d. 2017)