On This Day

December 7, 1948 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Gary Morris, American country singer and actor (Colbys), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Mads Vinding, Danish jazz double-bassist, born in Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Yoko Morishita, Japanese prima ballerina (Baterina No Habataki), born in Hiroshima, Japan

Deaths in Music

  • Godfrey Turner, composer, dies at 35
1948 in Music