Fred AstaireFred Astaire
10 May 1899
Dancer
Duke EllingtonDuke Ellington
29 April 1899
Composer, Pianist and Bandleader

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
26 September 1898
Composer

Igor Fyodorovich StravinskyIgor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
17 June 1882
Composer

Cole PorterCole Porter
09 June 1891
Composer, Songwriter

Florence Foster JenkinsFlorence Foster Jenkins
19 July 1868
Socialite
Scott JoplinScott Joplin
24 November 1868
Composer and Pianist

Jimmy DuranteJimmy Durante
10 February 1893
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Pianist

Stephen FosterStephen Foster
04 July 1826
Composer, Lyricist
John Philip SousaJohn Philip Sousa
06 November 1854
Conductor, Composer

Charles IvesCharles Ives
20 October 1874
Composer
George M. CohanGeorge M. Cohan
03 July 1878
American playwright

Buddy BoldenBuddy Bolden
06 September 1877
Musical Artist

Amy BeachAmy Beach
05 September 1867
Pianist, Music Composer

Edgard VareseEdgard Varese
22 December 1883
Composer

Percy GraingerPercy Grainger
08 July 1882
Musician, Composer, arranger and pianist
Louis Moreau GottschalkLouis Moreau Gottschalk
08 May 1829
Composer

Edward MacDowellEdward MacDowell
18 December 1860
Composer and Pianist

Sigmund RombergSigmund Romberg
29 July 1887
Composer

Karl Lawrence KingKarl Lawrence King
21 February 1891
Musician (Composer)
Edmond Dédé Edmond Dédé
20 November 1827
Violinist and Orchestra Conductor

Zitkala-SaZitkala-Sa
22 February 1876
Writer
Ma RaineyMa Rainey
26 April 1886
Street artist, Musician

Irving BerlinIrving Berlin
11 May 1888
Street artist, Composer, Pianist, Songwriter,

Jimmie RodgersJimmie Rodgers
08 September 1897
 
Fanny CrosbyFanny Crosby
24 March 1820
Poet

Gus KahnGus Kahn
06 November 1886
Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score
Ethel WatersEthel Waters
31 October 1896
Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Stage actor

Eddie CantorEddie Cantor
31 January 1892
comedian

Florence PriceFlorence Price
1887 AD
Composer
Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton
20 October 1890
Pianist, Bandleader, Composer, Conductor, Jazz

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Arthur RubinsteinArthur Rubinstein
28 January 1887
Pianist
Jack FrostJack Frost
25 November 1893
Composer

Paul WhitemanPaul Whiteman
28 March 1890
Bandleader

Thomas Andrew DorseyThomas Andrew Dorsey
01 July 1899
Musician

Ira GershwinIra Gershwin
06 December 1896
Lyricist
Jerome KernJerome Kern
27 January 1885
Composer, Songwriter, Film score composer, Coin
W. C. HandyW. C. Handy
16 November 1873
Composer

Blind Willie JohnsonBlind Willie Johnson
22 January 1897
Musician, Singer, Guitarist

Alma MahlerAlma Mahler
31 August 1879
Composer

Sidney BechetSidney Bechet
14 May 1897
Composer, Clarinetist, Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Blind Lemon JeffersonBlind Lemon Jefferson
24 September 1893
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Street artist,

Mississippi John HurtMississippi John Hurt
08 March 1892
Singer

Max SteinerMax Steiner
10 May 1888
Conductor, Composer, Musician, Screenwriter, Film

King OliverKing Oliver
19 December 1881
Musician

Erich Wolfgang KorngoldErich Wolfgang Korngold
29 May 1897
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Film score composer
Mack SennettMack Sennett
17 January 1880
Actor

Fritz KreislerFritz Kreisler
02 February 1875
Composer, Violinist
Big Bill BroonzyBig Bill Broonzy
26 June 1893
Singer

Lorenz HartLorenz Hart
02 May 1895
Lyricist, Composer, Playwright, Songwriter,

Miklós RózsaMiklós Rózsa
18 April 1907
Composer
E.Y. HarburgE.Y. Harburg
08 April 1896
Lyricist

Tommy JohnsonTommy Johnson
31 December 1896
American musician
Arthur FreedArthur Freed
09 September 1894
Film producer, Composer, Screenwriter, Actor,

Harry PartchHarry Partch
24 June 1901
Composer

Billy RoseBilly Rose
06 September 1899
Impresario

Henry CowellHenry Cowell
11 March 1897
Composer, Musicologist, Music theorist, Pianist

James Reese EuropeJames Reese Europe
22 February 1880
Composer
Efrem ZimbalistEfrem Zimbalist
21 April 1889
Composer, Conductor, Music educator, Violinist,

Molly PiconMolly Picon
28 February 1898
Actress

Harry WarrenHarry Warren
24 December 1893
Composer

DeFord BaileyDeFord Bailey
14 December 1899
Guitarist
Sidney LanierSidney Lanier
03 February 1842
Musician

Blind Tom WigginsBlind Tom Wiggins
25 May 1849
Music Performer
Eugene OrmandyEugene Ormandy
18 November 1899
Conductor, University teacher, Concertmaster

Harry BurleighHarry Burleigh
02 December 1866
Composer

Victor HerbertVictor Herbert
01 February 1859
Composer
Howard HansonHoward Hanson
28 October 1896
Composer

Daniel Decatur EmmettDaniel Decatur Emmett
29 October 1815
Songwriter
George SzellGeorge Szell
07 June 1897
Conductor, Pianist, Composer, University teacher

Uncle Dave MaconUncle Dave Macon
07 October 1870
Musician

Arthur FiedlerArthur Fiedler
17 December 1894
Conductor
Ferde GroféFerde Grofé
27 March 1892
Composer

Josef HofmannJosef Hofmann
20 January 1876
Pianist
Mario Castelnuovo-TedescoMario Castelnuovo-Tedesco
03 April 1895
Composer, Pianist, Film score composer

Maxwell AndersonMaxwell Anderson
15 December 1888
Playwright

Patty HillPatty Hill
27 March 1868
Composer

Walter DonaldsonWalter Donaldson
15 February 1893
Songwriter
Nicolas SlonimskyNicolas Slonimsky
27 April 1894
Conductor
Jimmy McHughJimmy McHugh
10 July 1894
Composer

Fred RoseFred Rose
24 August 1897
Musician

John Jacob NilesJohn Jacob Niles
28 April 1892
Composer

Fritz ReinerFritz Reiner
19 December 1888
Conductor, Composer
William BillingsWilliam Billings
07 October 1746
Composer

Lowell MasonLowell Mason
08 January 1792
Composer

Johnny DoddsJohnny Dodds
12 April 1892
Musician

Olga SamaroffOlga Samaroff
08 August 1880
Pianist

Vincent YoumansVincent Youmans
27 September 1898
Composer
Al DubinAl Dubin
10 June 1891
Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score

Pierre MonteuxPierre Monteux
04 April 1875
Conductor
Patrick GilmorePatrick Gilmore
25 December 1829
Composer

Bennie MotenBennie Moten
13 November 1894
Jazz pianist
Janette CarterJanette Carter
02 July 1923
Musician
James PierpontJames Pierpont
25 April 1822
composer, lyricist, songwriter