1829 ~ Louis Moreau Gottschalk, American pianist and composer
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• 1948 ~ Oscar Hammerstein I, Playwright, producer
• 1910 ~ Mary Lou Williams, American jazz pianist, composer and arranger
• 1911 ~ Robert Johnson, Blues Hall of Fame, singer, songwriter, guitarist, inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986
• 1941 ~ Anita O’Day recorded Let Me Off Uptown on Okeh Records with Gene Krupa and his band.
• 1943 ~ Toni Tennille, Singer
• 1944 ~ Gary Glitter (Paul Gadd), Singer
• 1945 ~ Keith Jarrett, American jazz pianist and composer
• 1953 ~ Alex Van Halen, Amsterdam The Netherlands, Dutch drummer (Van Halen)
• 1960 ~ Hugo Alfven, Swedish composer (Midsommarvaka), died at the age of 88
• 1967 ~ Laverne Andrews, American singer (Andrews Sisters), died at the age of 55
. 1970 ~ The Beatles Final original album “Let It Be” was released by Apple Records.
• 1985 ~ Karl Marx, German composer/conductor, died at the age of 87