On This Day

September 30, 1935 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Music

Music Premiere

George Gershwin's opera "Porgy and Bess" premieres in Boston

Birthdays in Music

  • Jill Corey [Norma Jean Speranza], American pop singer (Your Hit Parade), born in Avonmore, Pennsylvania (d. 2021)
  • Johnny Mathis, American pop vocalist ("Chances Are"; "Wild Is The Wind"; The Twelfth of Never"), born in Gilmer, Texas
1935 in Music