On this Day February 25, 2015
Origin of article http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/onthisday.php?factid=19449
On what would have been
72nd birthday, a new tree was planted in his memory in Griffith Park Los Angeles to replace one that was earlier killed by a beetle infestation. This new yew tree had been chosen to replace the original, as it was far less susceptible to insects.