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52 Years Ago - Oct. 27, 1956

Posted by BrittDLD1 on Monday, October 27, 2008

52 Years Ago, today -- on Oct. 27, 1956:
Famed banjomaker and designer, David L. Day
passed away, in a small retirement home, in Melrose, Massachusetts -- just north of Boston.

He was reported to be 93 years of age at the time.  (Although his actual birthdate is still uncertain -- with reports varying between 1862 and 1865.)

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2 comments on “52 Years Ago - Oct. 27, 1956”

mainejohn Says:
Monday, October 27, 2008 @3:27:58 PM

Ed: Very thoughtful of you to bring this to our attention.

clio Says:
Monday, October 27, 2008 @6:20:41 PM

Tell us more about him please

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