On This Day

Events in Music on January 19

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1853 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Il Trovatore" premieres in Rome

Composer Giuseppe Verdi
Giuseppe Verdi

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1884 Jules Massenet's opera "Manon" premieres in Paris

Composer Jules Massenet
Jules Massenet
  • 1971 "No, No Nanette" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 861 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1971 The Beatles' "Helter Skelter" is played at Charles Manson trial

Murderer Charles Manson
Charles Manson

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1985 "Born in the USA", single by Bruce Springsteen, peaks at #9

Singer-Songwriter Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen

Film tv awardsGolden Globes

1991 48th Golden Globes: Dances with Wolves, Jeremy Irons, & Kathy Bates wins

  • 1992 "City of Angels" closes at Virginia Theater NYC after 878 performances