On This Day

Events in Music on November 1

  • 1947 "Medium & The Telephone" closes at Barrymore NYC after 211 performances

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1951 Johnny Mercer's "Top Banana" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 356 performances

Songwriter Johnny Mercer
Songwriter
Johnny Mercer

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1968 Noël Coward's "Sweet Potato" opens at Booth Theater NYC for 36 performances

Playwright, Director and Singer Noël Coward
Playwright, Director and Singer
Noël Coward
  • 1969 The Beatles' "Abbey Road" album goes #1 in US & stays #1 for 11 weeks
  • 1973 "Molly" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 68 performances
  • 1976 "Don't Step on My Olive Branch" opens at Playhouse NYC for 16 performances
  • 1989 "Les Miserables" opens at Curran Theatre, San Francisco
  • 1990 "Oh, Kay!" opens at Richard Rodgers Theater NYC for 77 performances
  • 1995 "Tempest" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 71 performances
  • 2004 "That's What I Love About Sunday" single released by Craig Morgan (Billboard Song of the Year 2005)
  • 2012 46th Country Music Association Award: Blake Shelton & Miranda Lambert wins