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July 28, 1951 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

Music releaseMusical Finale

Cole Porter's musical "Kiss Me, Kate", an adaptation of Shakespeare's " The Taming of the Shrew", closes at New Century Theater NYC after 1077 performances

Composer and Lyricist Cole Porter
Composer and Lyricist
Cole Porter

Film release premierFilm Release

Walt Disney's animated musical film "Alice In Wonderland" released

Animator Walt Disney
Walt Disney

Birthdays in Music

  • Greg Gluffria, rock keyboardist (House of Lords - "Sahara"), born in Washington, D.C.
  • T. M. Stevens, American rock, pop, and R&B session and touring bass guitarist (Shocka Zooloo; The Pretenders, 1986-87), born in New York City
1951 in Music