On This Day

December 1, 1958 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Music

  • "Flower Drum Song" opens at St James Theater NYC for 602 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Lisa Fischer, American vocalist and songwriter ("How Can I Ease the Pain"), born in Brooklyn, New York

Deaths in Music

  • Patricia "Boots" Mallory, American dancer and actress (Handle With Care), dies from chronic throat disease at 45