May 16, 1946 in Music

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

  • "Annie Get Your Gun" musical by Irving Berlin, Dorothy and Herbert Fields opens at Imperial Theater NYC, starring Ethel Merman and featuring "There's no Business Like Show Business"

Birthdays in Music

  • Robert Fripp, British guitarist (King Crimson), born in Wimborne Minster, Dorset
  • Roger Earl, English drummer (Foghat), born in London, England