On This Day

September 9, 1951 in Music History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Birthdays in Music

  • Corry Konings, Dutch singer (Crying Is Too Late For You) and actress, born in Breda, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
  • Tom Wopat, American actor (The Dukes of Hazzard; One Life to Live) and singer (Consider It Swung), born in Lodi, Wisconsin,

Deaths in Music

  • Cecil Gray, Scottish composer and music critic, dies at 56
  • Gibson Gowland, British actor (Greed, Blind Husbands, The Phantom of the Opera), dies at 74
1951 in Music