On This Day

June 15, 1968 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "How Now, Dow Jones" closes at Lunt Fontanne NYC after 220 performances
  • "I Do! I Do!" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 561 performances
  • "New Faces of 1965" closes at Booth Theater NYC after 52 performances
  • "Yummy Yummy Yummy" by Ohio Express hits #4

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John Lennon and Yoko Ono plant an acorn at Coventry Cathedral

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono
Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Deaths in Music

  • John "Wes" Montgomery, American musician and composer, considered one of the world's greatest jazz guitarists, dies of a heart attack at 45