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October 31, 1980 in Music History

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  • Alondra de la Parra, Mexican-American conductor (Queensland Symphony, 2015-present), and founder and artistic director of the New York-based Philharmonic Orchestra of the Americas (2004-11), born in NYC, New York

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Al Sharpton

Baptist minister Al Sharpton (26) weds back up singer Kathy Jordan

1980 in Music