On This Day

June 1, 1985 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody" by David Lee Roth hits #12

Van Halen Rocker David Lee Roth
Van Halen Rocker
David Lee Roth

Music releaseAlbum Release

Weird Al Yankovic released his Dare To Be Stupid LP

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic

Weddings in Music


LoveWedding of Interest

Country singer Merle Haggard (48) weds fourth wife Debbie Parret; divorce in 1991

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Merle Haggard
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Merle Haggard

Deaths in Music

  • Richard Greene, English composer and actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies at 67
1985 in Music