On This Day

July 10, 1979 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Chuck Berry sentenced to 4 months for $200,000 in tax evasion

Rock Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Chuck Berry
Rock Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Chuck Berry

Deaths in Music

  • Arthur Fiedler, orchestra leader (Boston Pops), dies at 84