On This Day

On This Day in Music for June 19

Events in Music

Weddings in Music

  • 1953 Singer James Brown (20) weds Velma Warren at Trinity CME Church in Toccoa, Georgia; divorce in 1969
  • 1988 Danny Spitz, heavy metal artist (Anthrax), weds Valerie
  • 2006 "Savage Garden" pop singer Darren Hayes (34) weds animator Richard Cullen in London

Divorces in Music

  • 2010 Backup dancer Dean Sheremet (29) divorces Grammy Award-winning singer LeAnn Rimes (27) after nearly eight years of marriage

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Musicians Who Died on Jun 19

  • 1341 Juliana van Falconieri, Italian saint/Swedish tenor, dies
  • 1747 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 74
  • 1759 Charles-Joseph-Balthazar Sohier, composer, dies at 31
  • 1762 Johann Ernst Eberlin, German composer, dies at 60
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