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March 25, 1951 in Music History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Music

  • 5th Tony Awards: "Guys & Dolls" (musical) and "The Rose Tattoo" (play) win

Birthdays in Music

  • Bob Pelander, American rock keyboardist/vocalist (Michael Stanley Band, 1976-87), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Maisie Williams, British vocalist (Boney M), born in Brades, Montserrat, British West Indies

Deaths in Music

  • Sidney “Big Sid” Catlett, American jazz drummer (Louis Armstrong), dies of a heart attack at 41
1951 in Music