May 19, 1939: Saxophonist Sonny Fortune born in Philadelphia, PA.Added: 2008-04-16
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Count Basie records "Pound Cake" with classic solos by tenor saxophonist Lester Young and trumpeter Harry "Sweets" Edison.
Saxophonist Sonny Fortune born in Philadelphia, PA.
Vocalist Sarah Vaughan records "Nice Work If You Can Get It" with trumpeter Miles Davis.
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