On This Day

November 5, 1960 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Music

  • Ken Coomer, American drummer and producer (Uncle Tupelo; Wilco), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • René Froger, Dutch singer (Everything Can Make a Man Happy), born in Amsterdam

Deaths in Music

  • Johnny Horton, American country and rockabilly singer (The Battle of New Orleans), dies in a car accident at 33
1960 in Music