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Ragtime pianist and songwriter Lewis Muir
dies. He is best-remembered for such songs as Waiting For The Robert E. Lee, Hitchy Koo and Ragtime Cowboy Joe
Hot Lips Page plays the third night of a week at The Royal Theatre, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
A new music venue, Arlington Music Hall
, opens in Fort Worth, Texas, USA. The opening night program features the movie Seabiscuit, starring Shirley Temple
and Barry Fitzgerald, plus musical entertainment by local country music band, The Flying X Ranch Hands, also known as The Light Crust Doughboys
Female vocalist Chubby Kemp, with the Billy Strayhorn-Johnny Hodges Sextet, records The Greatest There Is and Hello Little Boy for Mercer Records
in New York City, USA.
Jazz vocalist Billy Eckstine
plays the ninth night of two weeks at Ciro's, San Francisco, California, USA.
Tenor Franklyn Baur
of popular vocal group The Revelers
, dies in Brooklyn, New York, USA. The Revelers were the most popular vocal group of the late 1920s and early 1930s.
appears in a fund-raising gala at the Biltmore Bowl, Los Angeles, California, USA, on behalf of the Jewish Home for the Aged.
Famed Tango bandoneonist, composer and recording artist Juan Labissier
dies in the Barrio de La Union.
plays the tenth night of two weeks at The Click, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Four D'Lovelies, billed as Sweethearts Of Harmony, play the fourth night of a week at The Palace Theatre, New York City, USA.
David Wilson Drouillard is born in Buffalo, New York Stae, USA. He will win acclaim as vocalist, songwriter and recording artist D.W. Drouillard
Eddy Rollin is born in Brooklyn at the Halfmoon Hotel in Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York, USA. He will become an acclaimed jazz multi-instrumentalist, playing the oboe, English horn, alto saxophone and home made sonic toys. He will work with Lukas Ligeti
, The Butch Morris Orchestra
, John Zorn's Cobra
and his own funk band The Inspirational Ensemble to name only a few.
Popular vocalist Mario Lanza
records Stolta Paura L'Amor and Libiamo, Libiamo Ne'lieti Calici, for RCA Victor Records
in Republic Studios, Hollywood, California, USA.
, known as 'The King Of The Hawaiian Guitar' performs at the 26th Anniversary of the Gospel Tabernacle in St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
artist Bill Darnel
plays the second night in a week of dates at The Esquire Club, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
During a season of concerts at Copacabana
, New York City, USA, Frank Sinatra
suffers hemorrhaging of his vocal cords and has to cancel the remaining shows.
The musical comedy Texas, Li'L Darlin'
, is presented at The Mark Hellinger Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
Jazz saxophonist Charlie Parker
plays the ninth night of a two-week engagement at The Blue Note
Club in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Lester Flatt And Earl Scruggs And The Foggy Mountain Boys
record Cora Is Gone, Pain In My Heart, Take Me In A Lifeboat, Doin' My Time, Farewell Blues, Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms, I'll Just Pretend, Pike Country Breakdown and Salty Dog Blues at Radio WDAE Studio, Tampa, Florida, USA.
, accompanied by The Swedish All Stars, plays in The Admiralen, Malmo,, Sweden, Europe.