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April 30, 1982 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • Cleo Higgins, British singer and actress (Cleopatra), born in Birmingham, England
  • Drew Seeley, Canadian actor, dancer, songwriter and singer (High School Musical), born in Ottawa, Ontario
  • Lloyd Banks [Christopher Lloyd], Amerrican rapper (G-Unit), born in New Carrollton, Maryland

Deaths in Music

  • Lester Bangs, American music journalist (Creem; Rolling Stone), and musician (Birdland), dies of accidental cold medicine overdose at 33
1982 in Music