On This Day

February 7, 1959 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "Whoop-Up" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 56 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Brian Travers, rock saxophonist (UB40-Red Wine)

Deaths in Music

  • Guitar Slim [Eddie Jones], American blues guitarist (The Things That I Used to Do) dies at 32