On This Day

August 27, 1964 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

Film release premierFilm Premier

Walt Disney's "Mary Poppins" directed by Robert Stevenson and starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke premieres in Los Angeles

Actress and Singer Julie Andrews
Actress and Singer
Julie Andrews
Animator Walt Disney
Walt Disney
Actor Dick Van Dyke
Dick Van Dyke

Deaths in Music

  • Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer, dies at 59