On This Day

October 17, 1972 in Music

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

Person of interestEminem

Eminem [Marshall Bruce Mathers III], American rapper and movie star (The Real Slim Shady, Stan and 8 Mile), born in St. Joseph , Missouri

Rapper Eminem
  • Tarkan, Turkish singer

Deaths in Music

  • Billy Williams, American singer (b. 1910)