On This Day

May 5, 1988 in Music

Day of the Week: Thursday

Birthdays in Music

Person of interestAdele

Adele [Adele Laurie Blue Adkins], English singer (Rolling in the Deep, Someone Like You), born in Tottenham, London

Singer-songwriter Adele
  • Brooke Hogan, American singer (Undiscovered), born in Tampa, Florida
  • Skye Sweetnam, Canadian singer and songwriter (Sumo Cyco), born in Bolton, Ontario, Canada

Deaths in Music

  • George Rose, British actor and singer (Beacon Hill, Holocaust), dies at 68