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September 28, 1968 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "Happy Time" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 286 performances

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"Noël Coward's Sweet Potato" opens at Barrymore NYC for 17 performances

Playwright, Director and Singer Noël Coward
Playwright, Director and Singer
Noël Coward
  • Beatles' "Hey Jude" single goes #1 and stays #1 for 9 weeks

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Janis Joplin announces she's leaving "Big Brother & Holding Co"

Singer-Songwriter Janis Joplin
Singer-Songwriter
Janis Joplin

Birthdays in Music

  • Bess Singh [Lennart Bes], Dutch pop drummer (Burma Shop-Hippies)
1968 in Music