On This Day in Music for June 29

Events in Music

  • 1888 First (known) recording of classical music made, Handel's "Israel in Egypt" on wax cylinder
  • 1946 "Are You with It?" closes at Century Theater NYC after 264 performances
  • 1946 "Billion Dollar Baby" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 219 performances
  • 1963 "Little Me" closes at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC after 257 performances
  • 1963 Beatles' 1st song "From Me to You" hits UK charts
  • 1967 Keith Richards is sentenced to 1 year in jail on drugs charge
  • 1968 "Tip-Toe Thru' The Tulips With Me" by Tiny Tim peaks at #17
  • 1971 Rolling Stones Mick Jagger & Keith Richards sentenced on drug offense
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