House Music Promotions, Events, Info. & Inspirational Quotes, Notes, Essays

April Birthdays

April 1, 1895 (1984) – Alberta Hunter, blues and cabaret singer (1911-79), made recordings from 1921 into the 1980s, also starred in “Showboat” with Paul Robeson in London, made stunning musical comeback on TV, sang for President Carter
April 1, 1911 (1998) – Augusta Baker, renowned storyteller in New York public libraries, created bibliography in 1939 of suitable children’s books to represent African-American history and culture



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