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October 10, 1979 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

  • Fleetwood Mac gets a star in Hollywood

Birthdays in Music

  • Kangta [Ahn Chil Hyun], South Korean lead singer (H.O.T.), born in Seoul, South Korea
  • Mýa [Mya Marie Harrison], American pop and R&B singer ("Lady Marmalade" from Moulin Rouge!), born in Washington, D.C.

Deaths in Music

  • Paul Paray, French organist, conductor (Detroit Symphony, 1951-62), and composer, dies at 93
1979 in Music