March 21, 1939: Billie Holiday, Django Reinhardt & Duke Ellington record on the same day.
- Billie Holiday records Long Gone Blues; You're Too Lovely To Last; Under A Blue Jungle Moon; Everything Happens For The Best; Why Did I Always Depend On You.
- Django Reinhardt records Jeepers Creepers; Swing 39; Japanese Sandman; Hungaria; I Wonder Where My Baby Is Tonight.
- Duke Ellington records a Portrait Of The Lion; Savoy Strut; Rent Party Blues; Dance Of The Goon; Good Gal Blues; Finesse.
More facts on this day:
Clarinetist Hank D'Amico born in Rochester, NY.
Billie Holiday, Django Reinhardt & Duke Ellington record on the same day.
Billie Holiday records with Eddie Heywood and his Orchestra.
Pianist/vocalist Amina Claudine Myers born in Blackwell, AR.
Pianist/composer Andrew Hill records "Point of Departure" on Blue Note Records.