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May 19, 1961 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • Ronan Hardiman, Irish composer (Michael Flatley soundtracks), born in Dublin, Ireland

Deaths in Music

  • Joe Howard, American vaudeville, Broadway, and television singer (Gay Nineties Revue), and songwriter ("Hello Ma Baby"), dies at 91
1961 in Music