On This Day

December 1, 1960 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Paul McCartney and Pete Best arrested then deported from Hamburg, Germany for accusation of attempted arson.

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
Original Drummer of the Beatles Pete Best
Original Drummer of the Beatles
Pete Best

Deaths in Music

  • Ion Vasilescu, Romanian composer, dies at 57