On This Day in Music for November 14

Events in Music

  • 1908 Oscar Strauss' musical "Der tapfere Soldat" premieres in Vienna
  • 1952 First regular UK singles chart published by the New Musical Express
  • 1959 "Girls against the Boys" closes at Alvin Theater NYC after 16 performances
  • 1960 Ray Charles' single "Georgia On My Mind" reaches #1
  • 1964 "Fade Out-Fade In" closes at Mark Hellinger NYC after 199 performances
  • 1964 "Folies Bergere" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 191 performances
  • 1964 "Oliver!" closes at Imperial Theater NYC after 774 performances
  • 1965 "Baker Street" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 313 performances
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Weddings in Music

  • 1951 American swing musician Louis Jordan (43) weds dancer Vicky Hayes
  • 1965 American singer and actress Judy Garland (43) weds American actor Mark Herron (37); divorce in 1969
  • 1996 King of Pop Michael Jackson (38) weds Debbie Rowe (38) in Sydney, Australia

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Musicians Who Died on Nov 14

  • 1692 Christoph Bernhard, German composer, dies at 64
  • 1831 Ignaz Joseph Pleyel, Austrian-French composer and piano builder, dies at 74
  • 1860 Feliks Ostrowski, Polish pianist and composer, dies at 58
  • 1915 Theodor Leschetizky, Polish pianist, composer, and teacher (Contes de Jeunesse), dies at 85
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