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October 19, 1948 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Music

  • "My Romance" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 95 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Chester "Chet" Biscardi, Italian-American composer, born in Kenosha, Wisconsin
  • Patrick Simmons, American rock guitarist and songwriter (The Doobie Brothers - "Blackwater"), born in Aberdeen, Washington
1948 in Music