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June 29, 1953 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Music

  • Billy Hinsche, American pop musician, singer, and songwriter (Dino, Desi & Billy; The Beach Boys), born in Manila, Philippines (d. 2021)
  • Colin Hay, Scottish-Australian guitarist and singer (Men At Work - "Who Can It Be Now?"), born in Saltcoats, Scotland
  • Don Dokken, American heavy metal singer (Dokken - "Alone Again"), born in Los Angeles, California

Deaths in Music

  • Jules van Nuffel, composer, dies at 70
1953 in Music