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November 1, 1951 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

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Johnny Mercer's "Top Banana" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 356 performances

Songwriter Johnny Mercer
Johnny Mercer

Birthdays in Music

  • Ronald Bell, American rock saxophonist (Kool & The Gang), born in Youngstown, Ohio (d. 2020)