On This Day

December 12, 1957 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Music

  • Cy Curnin, English rock vocalist (Fixx-Sign of Fire), born in Wimbledon, England
  • Sheila E.[scovedo], American singer, drummer and percussionist (Krush Grove, Holly Rock), born in Oakland, California

Weddings in Music

LoveWedding of Interest

Jerry Lee Lewis weds his cousin Myra Gale Brown, 13, while still married to his 1st wife Jane Mitcham

Country Singer Jerry Lee Lewis
Country Singer
Jerry Lee Lewis

Deaths in Music

  • Robert Frank Kurka, American composer, dies at 35