On This Day

May 25, 1965 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Music

  • Dave Davies of The Kinks knocked unconscious in an on stage scuffle with drummer Mick Avory at Cardiff’s Capital Theatre

Birthdays in Music

  • Mark Knight, American rock guitarist (Bang Tango - "Dancin' On Coals"), born in California
  • Remco Prins, Dutch rockabilly guitarist, mandolin player, and vocalist (Stringcaster; Burma Shave)

Deaths in Music

  • Sonny Boy Williamson II [Aleck Miller], American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter, dies at 65
1965 in Music