On This Day

May 16, 1966 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Music

  • The Beach Boys release their groundbreaking album "Pet Sounds", containing hit singles "Sloop John B" and "Wouldn't It Be Nice", and "God Only Knows"

Birthdays in Music

Janet Jackson

Janet Jackson, American pop singer (Control, "Nasty"), sister of Michael, born in Gary, Indiana