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This Day in the Arts: April 11

1889:

Nick LaRocca, a jazz trumpeter and leader of the Original Dixieland Jass Band (the spelling was changed to Jazz after 1917), is born in New Orleans, Louisiana.

1915:

The Tramp, a short film starring Charlie Chaplin as the title character, is released.


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