On This Day in Music

Events in Music

  • 1792 Joseph Haydn's 94th Symphony in G premieres
  • 1886 Tsjaikovski's symphony "Manfred" premieres
  • 1957 "Mr Wonderful" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 383 performances
  • 1971 George Harrison is fined & his driving license is suspended for 1 year
  • 1978 20th Grammy Awards: Hotel California, Fleetwood Mac, Debbie Boone wins
  • 1979 "Sarava" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 140 performances
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Birthdays in Music

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Deaths in Music

  • 1572 Pierre Certon, French composer
  • 1704 Georg Muffat, French/German organist/composer, dies at 50
  • 1806 John Alcock, English composer and organist, dies at 90
  • 1807 Francois Guichard, composer, dies at 61
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Weddings in Music

  • 2002 "Blue" country and pop singer LeAnn Rimes (19) weds backup dancer Dean Sheremet (21) at Perkins Chapel in Dallas, Texas
  • 2013 Former "Married With Children" actress Christina Applegate (41) weds rocker Martyn LeNoble (43) in Los Angeles