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June 27, 1959 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"West Side Story" closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 734 performances

Choreographer, Director and Theater Producer Jerome Robbins
Choreographer, Director and Theater Producer
Jerome Robbins

Birthdays in Music

  • Khadja Nin, Burundian singer (Sambolera), born in Burundi
  • Lorrie Morgan, American country singer (Out of Your Shoes), born in Nashville, Tennessee
1959 in Music