March 19th, 1914

Calendario Milonguero

Birth of HORACIO SANGUINETTI  (Horacio Basterra). Famous poet and lyricist from the roaring 40s. As an example of his rich creativity, here are 3 of his Tangos: TRISTEZA MARINA, LOS DESPOJOS and BARRO. He died young in Montevideo, Uruguay, where everything indicates that he had fled after killing the husband of his sister because he was mistreating her. Now one of his successes.

♫ MONEDA DE COBRE. Lucio Demare and Raúl Berón (1943)

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