On This Day

February 17, 1962 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Birthdays in Music

  • David McComb, Australian singer-songwriter, and guitarist (The Triffids, 1976-89; d The Blackeyed Susans, 1989–93), born in Perth, Australia (d. 1999)
  • Samuel Bayer, American music video director

Deaths in Music

  • Bruno Walter, German symphony conductor (NY Philharmonic), dies at 85
1962 in Music