On This Day

July 2, 1973 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Music

  • "You've Never Been This Far Before" single released by Conway Twitty (Billboard Song of the Year, 1973)

Deaths in Music


Person of interestBetty Grable

Betty Grable, American singer, dancer, pin-up girl and actress (I Wake Up Screaming, How to Marry a Millionaire, Gay Divorcee), dies of lung cancer at 56

Film actress Betty Grable
Film actress
Betty Grable