On This Day

December 6, 1956 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

  • "Happy Hunting" opens at Majestic Theater NYC for 413 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Peter Buck, American pop guitarist (REM-Murmur), born in Berkeley, California
  • Randy Rhoads, American heavy metal guitarist (Quiet Riot), born in Santa Monica, California (d. 1982)