On This Day

February 9, 1951 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • David Pomeranz, American singer, composer, lyricist, and writer for musical theater ("On This Day"), born in New York City
  • Dennis "D.T." Thomas, American R&B saxophonist (Kool & Gang - "Celebration")

Deaths in Music

  • Eddy Duchin, American pianist and bandleader (Eddy Duchin Orchestra), dies of acute myelogenous leukemia at 41
1951 in Music