On This Day in Music for September 28

Events in Music

  • 1944 1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise)
  • 1956 RCA Records reports Elvis Presley sold over 10 million records
  • 1957 "Honeycomb," by Jimmie F. Rodgers hits #1
  • 1960 "My Heart Has a Mind of Its Own" by Connie Francis hits #1
  • 1961 "Purlie Victorious", a farce by Ossie Davis, opens on Broadway
  • 1963 "Little Deuce Coupe" single by The Beach Boys peaks at #15
  • 1963 "Sally, Go 'Round The Roses" by Jaynetts, a one-hit wonder from the Bronx, NYC, peaks at #2
  • 1963 "Surfer Joe" by Surfaris peaks at #62
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Weddings in Music

  • 1922 American stage and film actor, dancer, and singer James Cagney (23) weds American dancer Frances Vernon in NYC

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