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July 13, 1953 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Weddings in Music


LoveWedding of Interest

Academy award-winning actor José Ferrer (41) weds singer and actress Rosemary Clooney (25) in Durant, Oklahoma

  • American bandleader Louis Prima (42) marries American singer Keely Smith (25), in Virginia Beach, Virginia (his 4th, her 2nd); divorce in 1961
1953 in Music