On This Day

September 16, 1948 in Music

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

  • "Heaven on Earth" opens at Century Theater NYC for 12 performances
  • "Mr Strauss Goes to Boston" closes at Century NYC after 12 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Kenney Jones, English rock drummer/vocalist (Small Faces, The Who), born in London, England
  • Ron Blair, American rock bassist (Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers), born in San Diego, California