On this day in 1967, the musical Henry, Sweet Henry opened at the Palace Theater.

Born on this day in 1801 composer Albert Lortzing

Born on this day in 1891 baritone Imre Palló

Happy 93rd birthday soprano Denise Duval

Happy 91st birthday composer Ned Rorem

Happy 73rd birthday conductor Lawrence Foster

Happy 63rd birthday soprano Mari Anne Häggander