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April 16, 1973 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Music

  • Akon [Thiam], Senegalese American singer-songwriter and producer (Trouble, Lonely, Smack That), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Bonnie Pink, Japanese singer and songwriter, born in Nantan, Kyoto, Japan

Deaths in Music

  • István Kertész, Hungarian orchestral and operatic conductor, dies at 43
1973 in Music