On This Day

May 24, 1974 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"The Dean Martin Show" last airs on NBC-TV

Actor, Comedian and Singer Dean Martin
Actor, Comedian and Singer
Dean Martin

Deaths in Music


Person of interestDuke Ellington

Duke Ellington, American musician, dies of cancer at 75

Jazz Musician and Composer Duke Ellington
Jazz Musician and Composer
Duke Ellington