September 1952 in Music

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 23 "Kaw-Liga" single recorded by Hank Williams

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Hank Williams
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Hank Williams

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 6 Buddy [Steven Paul] Miller, American singer, born in Fairborn, Ohio
  • Sep 9 David Stewart, rock guitarist (Eurtyhmics-Here Comes the Rain Again)
  • Sep 9 Manuel Göttsching, German musician (Ash Ra Tempel)
  • Sep 12 Gerry Beckley, American rock vocalist and guitarist (America-Daisy Jane), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Sep 12 Neil Peart, Canadian musician and drummer (Rush-A Farewell to Kings), born in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Sep 13 Karen Wyman, American singer (Long & Winding Road), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Sep 13 Randy Jones, American musician (The Village People), born in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Sep 13 Don Was [Don Edward Fagenson], American singer (Was (Not Was)), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Sep 15 Kelly Keagy, rock vocalist (Night Ranger)
  • Sep 17 Steve Sanders, Richland Ga, country singer (Oak Ridge Boys-Elvira)
  • Sep 19 Nile Rodgers, American guitarist and music producer (Chic), born in The Bronx, New York
  • Sep 19 Rhys Chatham, American composer, born in Manhattan, New York
  • Sep 22 Gary Holton, English actor and musician (d. 1985)
  • Sep 24 Mark Sandman, American musician (Morphine), (d. 1999)
  • Sep 30 Frank Zincavage, rocker (Romeo Void)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 6 Jose Forns y Cuadras, composer, dies at 54

Person of interestGertrude Lawrence

Sep 6 Gertrude Lawrence, English actress (Mimi, Rembrandt) and musical performer, dies of liver and abdominal cancer at 54

Actress and Musical Performer Gertrude Lawrence
Actress and Musical Performer
Gertrude Lawrence
  • Sep 28 Paul Hastings Allen, composer, dies at 68