On This Day

July 1, 1972 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "Hair" closes at Biltmore Theater, NYC, after 1750 performances

Music releaseTheatrical Finale

Stephen Sondheim's "Follies" closes at Winter Garden Theater, NYC, after 524 performances

Composer and Lyricist Stephen Sondheim
Composer and Lyricist
Stephen Sondheim

Birthdays in Music

  • Alex Machacek, Austrian jazz fusion musician (Featuring Ourselves), born in Tulln an der Donau, Austria
1972 in Music