December 1, 1982 in Music

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

Music releaseAlbum Release

"Thriller", 6th studio album by Michael Jackson is released (Grammy Award Album of the Year 1984, best-selling album of all time, Billboard Album of the Year 1983)

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson

Birthdays in Music

  • Rizwan "Riz" Ahmed, British-Pakistani actor (The Night Of), rapper (Swet Shop Boys) and activist, born in Wembley, London

Deaths in Music

  • Dorothy James, composer, dies on 81st birthday