On This Day

Events in Music on December 5

  • 1890 Berlioz' opera "Les Troyens" premieres in Karlsruhe
  • 1966 "I Do! I Do!" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 561 performances
  • 1968 Rolling Stones release "Beggar's Banquet" LP

Music releaseAlbum Release

1973 Paul McCartney & Wings release album "Band on the Run" in the US

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • 1975 "Me & Bessie" closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after 453 performances
  • 1991 "Catskills on Broadway" opens at Lunt-Fontanne NYC for 452 performances
  • 1993 "Timon of Athens" closes at Lyceum Theater NYC after 37 performances
  • 1996 "Dreams & Nightmares" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2003 Mexican singer Thalia the "Queen of Latin Pop" is awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles

Singer-Songwriter and Actress Thalía
Singer-Songwriter and Actress