On This Day

December 30, 1948 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

  • "Kiss Me, Kate" opens at New Century Theater NYC for 1077 performances

Music Premiere

Cole Porter's musical "Kiss Me Kate" opens at the New Century Theatre, NYC, later transferred to Sam S. Shubert Theatre; runs for 1077 performances

Composer and Lyricist Cole Porter
Composer and Lyricist
Cole Porter