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May 24, 1985 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • Yasushi Gonjo, Japanese jazz double bassist (Gingerbread Boys), born in Yamaguchi, Japan

Deaths in Music

  • Joe Darensbourg, Cajun-American dixieland-style jazz clarinetist (Jelly Roll Morton; Louis Armstrong), dies at 78
1985 in Music