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October 24, 1948 in Music History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Music

  • Dale "Buffin" Griffin, English rock drummer (Mott The Hoople - "All Young Dudes"), born in Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, England (d. 2016)
  • Paul and Barry Ryan, British composers and singers, born in Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire, England

Deaths in Music

  • Franz Lehár, Austrian-Hungarian composer (Wiener Frauen), dies at 78
1948 in Music