On This Day

Events in Music in March 1956

  • Mar 1 "Crazy Arms" single released by Ray Price - his 1st no.1 (Billboard Song of the Year 1956)

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Mar 2 "Lawdy Miss Clawdy" single cover released by Elvis Presley

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley
  • Mar 3 Elvis Presley's 1st hit in Billboard's top 10: "Heartbreak Hotel"
  • Mar 15 "My Fair Lady" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 2,715 performances
  • Mar 22 Musical "Mr Wonderful" with Sammy Davis Jr opens at Broadway Theater NYC for 383 performances