On This Day in Music for October 12

Events in Music

  • 1935 Cole Porter's musical "Jubilee" opens at the Imperial Theatre, NYC; runs for 167 performances
  • 1950 "Call Me Madam" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 644 performances
  • 1957 "Mask & Gown" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 39 performances
  • 1957 "Simply Heavenly" closes at Playhouse Theater NYC after 62 performances
  • 1961 "Let It Ride" opens at Eugene O'Neill Theater NYC for 68 performances
  • 1963 "Student Gypsy" closes at 84th St Theater NYC after 16 performances
  • 1971 Rock opera "Jesus Christ Superstar" by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice opens at Mark Hellinger on Broadway, NYC for 711 performances
  • 1972 "Hurry, Harry" opens at Ritz Theater NYC for 2 performances
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Weddings in Music

  • 1942 Jazz musician Louis Armstrong (41) weds dancer Lucille Wilson (28)
  • 2001 American pop singer Natalie Cole (51) marries Bishop Kenneth H. Dupree; divorce in2004
  • 2013 American Grammy Award-winning record producer Pharrell Williams (40) weds model Helen Lasichanh in Miami, Florida

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