September 1965 in Music

Events in Music

  • Sep 4 Beatles' single "Help!" goes #1 & stays #1 for 3 weeks
  • Sep 11 Beatles' "Help!," album goes #1 & stays #1 for 9 weeks
  • Sep 13 Beatles release "Yesterday"
  • Sep 13 Beatles win 1st Grammy, for Best Group of 1964
  • Sep 25 "Do I Hear a Waltz?" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 220 performances
  • Sep 25 Beatle cartoon show begins in US
  • Sep 26 Queen Elizabeth decorates the Beatles with Order of the British Empire

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 3 Todd Lewis, musician (Toadies)
  • Sep 11 Moby [Richard Hall], American musician (Play, 18), born in Harlem, New York
  • Sep 12 John Norwood Fisher, American musician
  • Sep 13 Zak Starkey, English rock drummer, son of Beatle Ringo, born in London, England
  • Sep 17 Guy Picciotto, American musician (Rites of Spring, Fugazi)
  • Sep 17 Bryan Singer, American director
  • Sep 19 Sabine Paturel, French singer
  • Sep 22 Andy Cairns, Irish musician
  • Sep 24 Sean McNabb, American bassist (Quiet Riot, Great White, Rough Cutt, House of Lords)
  • Sep 28 Ginger Fish, American drummer (Marilyn Manson)
  • Sep 29 Fora van Leijenhorst, Curacaos/Neth dancer (Josephine)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 3 Otto Lederer, Austrian actor (The Jazz Singer), dies at 79
  • Sep 6 Konstantin Mostras, composer, dies at 79
  • Sep 9 Julian Antonio Carillo-Trujillo, composer, dies at 90
  • Sep 15 Steve Brown, American musician (b. 1890)
  • Sep 16 Ahn Eak-tai, Korean musician, composer, and conductor (b. 1906)
  • Sep 27 Harry Reser, American banjo player and bandleader (Sammy Kaye Show), dies at 69