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December 25, 1954 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Music

  • Robin Campbell, British reggae vocalist andguitarist (UB40 - "Red Red Wine"),born in Birmingham, England
  • Steve Wariner, American country singer (Small Town Girl), born in Noblesville, Indiana

Deaths in Music

  • Johnny Ace, American rhythm and blues singer, accidentally shoots himself in the head at 25
  • Rosario Scalero, composer, dies at 84
1954 in Music