On This Day

April 12, 1954 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Music

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bill Haley and the Comets record "Rock Around Clock"

Father of Rock 'n' Roll Bill Haley
Father of Rock 'n' Roll
Bill Haley

Birthdays in Music

  • Pat Travers, Canadian rock guitarist (Puttin' it Straight), born in Toronto, Ontario