1745 (4th?) Birth of English popular song composer Charles DIBDIN in Southampton, England. D- 25 July 1814. He was a British musician, dramatist, novelist, actor and songwriter. The son of a parish clerk. BIO.
1938 Birth of composer Dick Higgins in Cambridge, England. Dick Higgins. d- October 25, 1998 Composer, poet, printer, and early Fluxus artist. He was raised in the United States in various parts of New England, including Worcester, Massachusetts, Putney, Vermont, and Concord, New Hampshire. BIO.