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Happy 84th birthday soprano Montserrat Caballé

On this day in 1826 Carl Maria von Weber’s Oberon premiered in London.

Born on this day in 1898 soprano Lily Pons.

Born on this day in 1927 baritone Thomas Hemsley.

Born on this day in 1933 baritone Peter-Christoph Runge.

Happy 83rd birthday baritone Hans Helm.

Happy 69th birthday soprano Mariella Devia.

On this day in 1960 Bob Merrill‘s musical Carnival! opened on Broadway.