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August 27, 1953 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Music

  • Alex Lifeson [Živojinović], Serbian-Canadian rock guitarist (Rush - "Limelight"), born in n Fernie, British Columbia
  • John Sambataro, American session and touring rock vocalist and guitarist (Andy Gibb; McQuinn, Clark & Hillman; Dave Mason), born in South Florida

Deaths in Music

  • Nicolai Berezowsky, Russian-American composer, dies at 53
1953 in Music