On This Day

Events in Music on August 22

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1945 Noël Coward's revue "Sigh no More" premieres in London

Playwright, Director and Singer Noël Coward
Playwright, Director and Singer
Noël Coward

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1956 Elvis Presley begins filming "Love Me Tender" (The Reno Brothers)

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley
  • 1964 Supreme's "Where Did Our Love Go" reaches #1
  • 1966 The Beatles arrive in New York
  • 1969 Beatles record a video for "Long & Winding Road"

Music release#1 in the Charts

1987 Madonna's "Who's That Girl" single goes #1

Pop Star Madonna
Pop Star
Madonna
  • 1993 "In the Summer House" closes at Beaumont Theater NYC after 25 performances