Events in Music on August 14

  • 1922 1st "old time" musicians broadcasted on radio (Jenkins-WSB Atlanta)
  • 1965 Beatles tape an appearance for Ed Sullivan Show
  • 1965 Sonny & Cher's "I Got You Babe" hits #1
  • 1966 Cleveland Stadium's 1st rock concert is held, featuring Beatles

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1975 Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich is buried at the Novodevichy Cemetery in Moscow

  • 1987 "Les Miserables" opens at Rock Theatre, Szeged, Hungary

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1995 "Battle of Brit Pop" rival bands Oasis (Roll with It) and Blur (Country House) release singles on the same day

Musician Noel Gallagher
Noel Gallagher
  • 1997 "1776" opens at Criterion Theater NYC