January 16, 1963 in Music

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

  • Los Angeles night club and music venue The Whiskey A-Go-Go opens (inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2006)

Deaths in Music

  • Gilardo Gilardi, Argentine composer, pianist and conductor (La leyenda del urutaú, Réquiem, Misa de Gloria), dies at 73
  • Ike Quebec, American tenor-saxophone player, dies of cancer at 44