29 February

February 29 Leap Year Babies

Richie Cole
Alto Sax, b.1948, Trenton, NJ

Colin Bowden
Drums, b.1932, London, England

Jimmy Dorsey
Bandleader, Alto-sax, Clarinetist, Trumpeter, Cornetist, b.1904 d.1957, Tommy’s brother; Big Band era biggie; Stage Show co-host; his “So Rare” hit described the frequency of his birthday, Shenandoah, PA

Martin France
Drums, b.1964, Rainham, England

Gioacchino Antonio Rossini
Composer, Italian, b.1792 d.1868, operas; best known for his operas The Barber of Seville, Cinderella and William Tell, born in Pesaro

Dinah Shore
HALL OF FAMER, Pop Singer, Variety Show Hostess, TV Talk Show Hostess, Movie Actress, b.1916 d.1994,  of The Dinah Shore Show, Dinah Shore Chevy Show, Dinah’s Place, Dinah!, Dinah & Friends, Conversation with Dinah; RN:Frances “Fanny” Rose Shore; George Montgomery’s wife ’43-62, honorary LPGA Hoff member, born in Winchester, Tenn.

Paul Rutherford
Trombone, b.1940, London, England

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