A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
February 29, 1592:
dies in Mantua, in the Duchy of Mantua, aged approximately 55 years.
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Today in Music and History: December 15
US Navy officers force the local king to sell Cape Mesurado (near present Monrovia, Liberia) to the American Colonization Society. The society will found a colony for freed slaves on the site.
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