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May 17, 1961 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

Person of interestEnya

Enya [Eithne Ní Bhraonáin], Irish singer and songwriter (A Day Without Rain), born in Gweedore, County Donegal, Ireland

Singer-Songwriter Enya

Deaths in Music

  • Henri Gagnon, composer, dies at 74
1961 in Music