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April 11, 1961 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Music

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Bob Dylan makes his 1st appearance at Folk City, Greenwich Village, New York City

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan

Birthdays in Music

  • Doug Hopkins, American guitarist and songwriter (Gin Blossoms - "Til I Hear It From You"), born in Seattle, Washington (d. 1993)
  • Nigel Pulsford, British rock guitarist (Bush - Sixteen Stone), born in Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales

Deaths in Music

  • Francis de Bourguignon, Belgian composer, dies at 70
1961 in Music