On This Day

May 16, 1965 in Music History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in Music

  • "Roar of the Greasepaint" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 232 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Krist Novoselic, American rock bassist, and accordion player (Nirvana - "Smells Like Teen Spirit"; Giants In The Trees), born in Compton, California