On This Day

June 30, 1956 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "Pipe Dream" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 245 performances
  • "Shangri-La" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 21 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Ronald Winans, American gospel singer (Winans), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2005)
  • [Philip] Adrian Wright, British composer and keyboard player (Human League-Only Human), born in Wakefield, England