On This Day

December 28, 2010 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Divorces in Music

  • Film and record company executive Justin Siegel (23) divorces actress-singer Emmy Rossum due to irreconcilable differences after a year-and-a-half of marriage

Deaths in Music

  • Agathe von Trapp, Austrian-born American singer (oldest von Trapp child), dies at 97
  • Billy Taylor, American jazz pianist (Birdland), orchestra leader (David Frost Show) and broadcaster (NPR), dies after a heart attack at 89
  • Billy Taylor, American musician (b. 1921)