Happy 66th birthday soprano Aprile Millo

On this day in 1883 Leo Delibes‘s Lakme premiered in Paris

Birthday anniversaries of bass Salvatore Baccaloni (1900)
and conductor Jean Fournet (1913)

Happy 75th birthday soprano Eiddwen Harrhy

On this day in 1960 the Charles Strouse-Lee Adams musical Bye Bye Birdie opened on Broadway