On This Day

November 1985 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 5 "News" opens at Helen Hayes Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • Nov 9 "News" closes at Helen Hayes Theater NYC after 4 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 18 Paul McCartney releases "Spies Like Us"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 10 Ricki-Lee Coulter, Australian singer (Hell No!), born in Auckland, New Zealand

Person of interestCarly Rae Jepsen

Nov 21 Carly Rae Jepsen, Canadian singer ("Call Me Maybe"), born in Mission, British Columbia

  • Nov 24 Julia Alexandratou, Greek fashion model and singer
  • Nov 26 Lil' Fizz, American singer
  • Nov 27 Klara Ósk Elíasdóttir, Icelandic singer, born in Sweden

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 24 Big Joe Turner, American singer (b. 1911)