On This Day

August 26, 1976 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Music

  • Amaia Montero, Spanish singer (La Oreja de Van Gogh - Guapa), born in Irun, Spain
  • Zemfira [Ramazanova], Russian rock singer (Forgive Me My Love), born in Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia, Soviet Union

Deaths in Music

  • Lotte Lehmann, German soprano (Der Rosenkavalier, More than singing), dies at 88