On This Day

August 18, 1949 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

  • Ralph Flanagan & his orchestra records "You're Breaking My Heart"

Birthdays in Music

  • Nigel Griggs, English musician (Split Enz), born in Hatfield, United Kingdom

Deaths in Music

  • Paul J Mares, US jazz trumpetist/composer (Tin Roof Blues), dies at 49
1949 in Music