On This Day

October 13, 1959 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Gerry Darby, British jazz-soul drummer (Carmel - "Bad Day"), born in England
  • Marie Osmond, American pop singer ("Paper Roses"), and actress (Goin' Coconuts), born in Ogden, Utah

Deaths in Music

  • Rudolf Mengelberg, Dutch composer and musicologist (Concert Amsterdam), dies at 67
1959 in Music