On This Day

April 30, 1983 in Music

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Music

  • Yamini, Tamil Singer

Deaths in Music

Person of interestGeorge Balanchine

George Balanchine, Russian-American ballet composer and choreographer who founded the New York City Ballet, dies from Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease at 79

Ballet Choreographer George Balanchine
Ballet Choreographer
George Balanchine

Person of interestMuddy Waters

Muddy Waters, US blues singer/guitarist (Mad Love), dies at 70

Blues Musician Muddy Waters
Blues Musician
Muddy Waters