On This Day

December 14, 1959 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Music

  • The album "Time Out" by the Dave Brubeck Quartet is released, peaking at No. 2 on the Billboard pop albums chart, and becomes the first jazz album to sell a million copies.

Birthdays in Music

  • Franco [Iglesias], Cuban Latin pop singer ("Toda la Vida"; "María"), born in Cuba