Events in Music on June 14

  • 1881 Player piano patented by John McTammany Jr (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
  • 1923 Recording of 1st country music hit (Little Old Log Cabin in the Lane)

Music releaseMusic Recording

1946 Nat King Cole records "The Christmas Song" for the first time

Musician Nat King Cole
Musician
Nat King Cole
  • 1951 "Courtin' Time" opens at National Theater NYC for 37 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1953 Elvis Presley graduates from L. C. Humes High School in Memphis, Tennessee

Singer & Cultural Icon Elvis Presley
Singer & Cultural Icon
Elvis Presley
  • 1956 "New Faces of 1956" opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 221 performances
  • 1965 Beatles release album "Beatles VI"

Book releaseHistoric Publication

1965 John Lennon's second book "A Spaniard in the Works" is published

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1967 "Steve Allen Show" premieres on CBS-TV

TV Personality, Comedian and Composer Steve Allen
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer
Steve Allen

Appears on tv showTV Show Appearance

1969 John Lennon and Yoko Ono appear on David Frost's British TV Show

Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono
Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1980 Theme From NY, NY by Frank Sinatra hits #32

Singer and Actor Frank Sinatra
Singer and Actor
Frank Sinatra
  • 1989 Singer-songwriter Carol King gets a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame

Music awardsMusic Awards

2000 34th Country Weekly Presents the TNN Music Awards: George Strait & Faith Hill wins

Country Singer Faith Hill
Country Singer
Faith Hill

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2018 21st FIFA World Cup opens at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia with British singer Robbie Williams and Russian soprano Aida Garifullina performing