On This Day

September 10, 1991 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in Music

Music releaseMusic Single

Rock band Nirvana release their single "Smells like Teen Spirit", often dubbed the anthem of Generation X

Singer-Songwriter and Musician Dave Grohl
Singer-Songwriter and Musician
Dave Grohl
Rocker Kurt Cobain
Rocker
Kurt Cobain

Deaths in Music

  • Yves Montand [Ivo Livi], Italian-French actor (Z; Napoleon; Grand Prix), and singer, dies of a heart attack at 70