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December 9, 1954 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

AppointmentAppointment of Interest

Dmitri Shostakovich appointed honored guest of Royal Swedish Academy of Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jack Sonni , American guitarist (Dire Straits, 1984-88), born in Indiana, Pennsylvania
  • Kip Hanrahan, American jazz producer (American Clavé), born in the Bronx, New York
1954 in Music