On This Day

Events in Music on July 6

  • 1946 "St Louis Woman" closes at Martin Beck Theater NYC after 113 performances

Music concertMusic Concert

1957 John Lennon (16) & Paul McCartney (15) meet for 1st time as Lennon's rock group Quarrymen perform at a church dinner

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • 1964 The Beatles' film "Hard Day's Night" premieres in London
  • 1965 Rock group "Jefferson Airplane" forms

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1969 Filming begins on "Ned Kelly" starring Mick Jagger

Rock Star Mick Jagger
Rock Star
Mick Jagger

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1975 Dmitri Shostakovich completes Sonate for alto opus 147

Film release premierFilm Premier

1990 "Jetsons the Movie" by Hanna-Barbera with Tiffany Darwish, premieres

Animator Joseph Barbera
Animator
Joseph Barbera
Animator William Hanna
Animator
William Hanna
Pop and Rock Singer Tiffany Darwish
Pop and Rock Singer
Tiffany Darwish
  • 1997 "Dream-Johnny Mercer Musical" closes at Royale NYC after 109 performances

Music releaseAlbum Release

2010 Brandon Boyd announces the release of his debut solo album, "The Wild Trapeze"

Musician Brandon Boyd
Musician
Brandon Boyd