Events in Music on February 4

  • 1938 "Our Town" by Thornton Wilder opens on Broadway
  • 1958 "Oh, Captain!" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 192 performances
  • 1960 Lionel Bart's musical "Fings ain't wot they used t'be" premieres
  • 1962 "Gay Life" closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 113 performances
  • 1967 "Wild Thing" hits #20 on the pop singles chart by Senator Bobby
  • 1968 "Golden Rainbow" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 355 performances
  • 1969 Beatles appoint Eastman & Eastman, as general cousel to Apple
  • 1970 "Charles Aznavour" opens at Music Box Theater NYC for 23 performances
  • 1970 "Gantry" opens at George Abbott Theater NYC for 1 performance

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1972 Senator Strom Thurmond suggests John Lennon be deported

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
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John Lennon
  • 1973 "No, No Nanette" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 861 performances
  • 1977 "Rumours" 11th studio album by Fleetwood Mac is released (Grammy Album of the Year)
  • 1977 Wings release their single "Maybe I'm Amazed"
  • 1982 "Pump Boys & Dinettes" opens at Princess Theater NYC for 573 performances
  • 1982 Musical "Pump Boys & Dinettes" premieres in NYC
  • 1984 "9" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 739 performances
  • 1984 "Backstage Magic" opens at CommuniCore