February 1, 1964 in Music

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "Stop the World, I Want to..." closes at Shubert NYC after 556 performances
  • The Beatles' 1st #1 hit "I Want to Hold Your Hand," topped the Hot 100, stays #1 for 7 weeks before being replaced by "She Loves You"

Birthdays in Music

  • Dwayne Rudolph Goettel, musician
  • Jani Lane, [John Kennedy Oswald] heavy metal musician and singer (Warrant-Cherry Pie)
  • Mario Pelchat, Quebec singer