On This Day

Events in Music on August 21

  • 1944 Grieg, Wright and Forrest's musical "Song of Norway" premieres in NYC
  • 1983 "La Cage aux Folles" opens at Palace Theater NYC for 1761 performances
  • 1986 "Rags" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 4 performances
  • 1996 "Hughie" opens at Circle in Sq Theater NYC
  • 2001 "How You Remind Me" single released by Nickelback (Billboard Song of the Year 2002)