On This Day

January 8, 1966 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • The Beatles' "Rubber Soul" album goes #1 & stays #1 for 6 weeks
  • The Beatles' "We Can Work It Out" single goes #1 & stays #1 for 3 weeks
  • The Who and The Kinks perform on the last "Shindig" TV show on ABC

Birthdays in Music

  • Andrew Wood, American singer (Mother Love Bone), born in Columbus, Mississippi (d. 1990)
1966 in Music