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Irving BerlinDec 8, 1914

Mae WestOct 4, 1918

Fred AstaireNov 18, 1930

Vera-EllenDec 8, 1949

Tom JonesMay 3, 1960

Lucille BallDec 11, 1960

Christopher PlummerMar 2, 1965

Barbra StreisandNov 2, 1973

Andrew Lloyd WebberJun 21, 1978

Duke EllingtonFeb 1, 1981

Roger MillerApr 25, 1985

Peter TownshendApr 23, 1993

Neil SimonNov 21, 1993

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Musical - Historical Events
Date Event
1786-11-07

The oldest musical organization in the United States is founded as the Stoughton Musical Society.

1883-11-05

Musical "Cordelia's Aspirations" premieres in NYC

1884-09-24

Dixey, Rice & Gill's musical "Adonis" premieres in NYC

1886-10-27

Musical fantasy "Night on Bald Mountain" performed in Russia

1894-05-12

Ludwig Englander's musical "Passing Show" premieres in NYC

1896-04-25

Sidney Jones & Harry Greenbacks musical premieres in London

1897-08-03

John McNally's musical "Good Mr Best" premieres in NYC

1897-09-18

Gustave Kecker/Hugh Martin's musical "Belle of NYC," premieres in NYC

1898-09-26

Victor Herbert/Harry Smith's musical premieres in NYC

1901-02-25

George Cohan's musical "Governor's Son," premieres in NYC

1903-11-16

V Herbert & H Smith' musical "Babette" premieres in NYC

1904-11-17

George Cohan's musical "Little Johnny Jones" premieres in NYC

1904-12-27

Duke of York Theatre opens in London (1st musical Peter Pan)

1905-01-14

Hubbell, Shubert & Smith's musical "Fontana," premieres in NYC

1905-12-25

V Herbert/H Blossoms musical "Mlle Modiste" premieres in NYC

1906-02-12

George Cohans musical "George Washington," premieres in NYC

1906-05-28

Shields/Cobbs musical "His honor, the Mayor" premieres in NYC

1906-09-24

V Herbert & H Blossom's musical "Red Mill" premieres in NYC

1907-03-05

1st radio broadcast of a musical composition aired

1907-12-03

George Cohans musical "Talk of the Town" premieres in NYC

1908-11-14

Oscar Strauss' musical "Der tapfere Soldat" premieres in Vienna

1911-03-13

Ivan Caryll's musical "Pink Lady" premieres in NYC

1911-12-07

Leslie J Stuarts musical "Betsy" premieres in NYC

1912-12-12

R Friml/O Harbachs musical "Firefly" premieres in NYC

1913-02-03

Golden/Cawthorne's musical "Sunshine Girl," premieres in NYC

1914-01-03

Kelman/Cushing/Heath' musical "Sari," premieres in NYC

1914-02-02

James Royce Shannon's musical "Shameen Dhu," premieres in NYC

1914-08-24

Jerome Kern & Michael E Rourles musical premieres in NYC

1914-12-08

Irving Berlin's musical "Watch your Step" premieres in NYC

1915-01-15

Sydney, Kern & Smith's musical "Love o' Mike," premieres in NYC

1915-09-29

Herbert/Blossoms musical "Princess Pat" premieres in NYC

1915-12-23

J Kern/S Greene's musical "Very Good Eddie" premieres in NYC

1915-12-25

Irving Berlin & Harry B Smith's musical premieres in NYC

1916-02-17

Romberg/Hanley/Atteridge/Smith' musical premieres in NYC

1916-08-31

Oscar Asche's musical "Chu Chin Chow" premieres in London

1916-11-16

I Berlin/V Herbert/H Blossoms musical premieres in NYC

1917-02-20

Kern, Bolton & Wodehouse's musical "Oh, Boy!," premieres in NYC

1917-12-25

Hirsch/Harbach's musical "Going Up" premieres in NYC

1918-02-01

Kern, Bolton & Wodehouse's musical premieres in NYC

1918-02-14

H Atteridge & S Rombergs musical "Sinbad," premieres in NYC

1918-03-07

H Carroll & J McCarthy's musical "Oh, Look!" premieres in NYC

1918-08-19

Irving Berlin's musical "Yip Yip Yaphank" premieres in NYC

1918-10-04

Musical "Sometime" with Mae West premieres in NYC

1919-02-03

Herbert/Blossom's musical "Velvet Lady," premieres in NYC

1919-03-05

Louis Hirsch & Harold Atteridge's musical premieres in NYC

1919-10-23

Romberg & Atteridge's musical "Passing Show" premieres in NYC

1919-10-26

B C Hilliam's musical "Buddies" premieres in NYC

1919-11-05

Ir à Steringa Idzerda begins hosting "soirée-musical" on Dutch radio

1919-11-18

H Tierney & J McCarthy's musical "Irene" premieres in NYC

1920-12-21

Jerome Kern/BG DeSylva's musical "Sally" premieres in NYC

1921-05-23

"Shuffle Along" 1st black musical comedy, opens in NYC

1921-11-07

Ed Wynn's musical "Perfect Fool" premieres in NYC

1921-11-29

Z Parenteau & Schuyler Green's musical "Kiki" premieres in NYC

1922-08-28

Albert von Tilzer & Neville Fleesons musical premieres in NYC

1922-09-20

Goodman & Atteridge's musical "Passing Show," premieres in NYC

1922-11-13

George Cohan's musical "Little Nellie Kelly" premieres in NYC

1923-02-21

Andre Charlot's musical "Rats," premieres in London

1923-12-31

H Tierney/J McCarthy's musical "Kid Boots," premieres in NYC

1924-12-01

George/Ira Gershwin's musical "Lady Be Good" premieres in NYC

1925-01-07

Musical "Big Boy" with Al Jolson premieres in NYC

1925-12-28

George/Ira Gershwin's musical "Tip-Toes," premieres in NYC

1926-03-17

Richard Rodgers & L Hart's musical "Girl Friend" premieres in NYC

1926-11-08

George Gershwin's musical "Oh, Kay" premieres in NYC

1927-09-06

Buddy DeSylva & Lew Brown's musical "Good News" premieres in NYC

1927-09-12

Sigmund Romberg's musical "My Maryland," premieres in NYC

1927-11-03

Rodgers & Hart's musical "Connecticut Yankee" premieres in NYC

1927-11-28

J McHugh & D Fields' musical "Delmar's Revels" premieres in NYC

1928-01-10

G/I Gershwin/Romberg/Wodehouse's musical "Rosalie," premieres in NYC

1928-03-13

Rudolph Friml's musical "Three Musketeers" premieres in NYC

1928-03-22

Noel Coward's musical "This Year of Grace" premieres in London

1928-09-15

Stothard, Kalmar & Ruby's musical "Good Boy," premieres in NYC

1928-09-24

Cohan/Lardner's musical "Elmer the Great" premieres in NYC

1928-10-08

Cole Porter & E Ray Goetz' musical "Paris" premieres in NYC

1928-11-08

George & Ira Gershwin's musical "Treasure Girl" premieres in NYC

1928-12-04

Walter Donaldson & Gus Kahn's musical "Whoopee" premieres in NYC

1929-01-09

Buddy DeSylva & Lew Brown's musical "Follow Thru" premieres in NYC

1929-04-04

"New Moon" musical opens in London

1929-10-09

G Kaufman & R Lardner's musical "June Moon" premieres in NYC

1929-12-30

Cole Porter's musical "Wake Up & Dream," premieres in NYC

1930-10-14

George Gershwin/Walter Donaldsons musical premieres in NYC

1930-11-17

Musical "Sweet & Low" with Fanny Brice premieres in NYC

1930-11-18

Musical "Smiles" with Bob Hope and Fred Astaire premieres in NYC

1930-12-03

Richard Rodgers/L Hart's musical "Evergreen" premieres in London

1930-12-08

Cole Porter's musical "NYCers" premieres in NYC

1931-10-13

Musical "Everybody's Welcome" with T/J Dorsey premieres in NYC

1931-11-02

Warren, Dixon & Young's musical "Laugh Parade" premieres in NYC

1931-12-26

Pulitzer Prize-winning musical play "Of Thee I Sing" opens on Bdwy

1932-02-17

Irving Berlin's musical "Face the Music," premieres in NYC

1932-11-29

Cole Porters musical "Gay Divorcee" premieres in NYC

1934-08-27

Arlen, Ira Gershwin & Harburgs musical premieres in NYC

1934-12-27

Vernon Duke & James Hanley's musical premieres in NYC

1935-10-12

Cole Porters musical "Jubilee," premieres in NYC

1935-11-16

Richard Rodgers & Lorenz Hart's musical "Jumbo" premieres in NYC

1936-04-11

Rodgers & Hart's musical "On Your Toes" premieres in NYC

1937-11-27

Pro-labor musical revue "Pins & Needles" opens, produced by ILGWU

1938-03-16

Noel Coward's musical "Operette" premieres in London

1938-10-25

The Archbishop of Dubuque, Francis J. L. Beckman, denounces Swing music as "a degenerated musical system... turned loose to gnaw away at the moral fiber of young people", warning that it leads down a "primrose path to hell".

1939-08-28

Sammy Fain/Jack Yellen's musical "George White's Scandals" premieres

1939-12-06

Cole Porter's musical "Du Barry was a Lady" premieres in NYC

1940-02-08

Lewis & Hamilton's musical "Two for the Show," premieres in NYC

1940-05-28

Irving Berlin's musical "Louisiana Purchase" premieres in NYC

1940-10-25

Duke, Latouche & Felter's musical premieres in NYC

1940-10-30

Cole Porters musical "Panama Hattie" premieres in New York City

1941-10-01

H Martin/R Blane's musical "Best Foot Forward" premieres in NYC

1941-10-29

Cole Porter's musical "Let's Face It" premieres in New York City

1942-01-24

Musical "Star & Garter," premieres in NYC

1942-07-24

Irving Berlin's musical "This is the Army" premieres in NYC

1943-10-07

Weill/Perelman/Nash' musical "One Touch of Venus" premieres in NYC

1944-08-21

Grieg/Work/Forest's musical "Song of Norway" premieres in NYC

1944-09-28

1st TV Musical comedy (The Boys from Boise)

1944-10-05

Harold Arlen/ET Harburgs musical premieres in NYC

1944-12-28

Leonard Bernstein's musical "On the Town," premieres in NYC

1945-01-27

S Romberg, H&D Fields' musical premieres in NYC

1945-04-19

Rodgers & Hammerstein musical "Carousel" opens on Broadway

1946-04-18

Rome/Auerbach/Horwitt's musical "Call Me Mister" premieres in NYC

1946-05-16

Musical "Annie Get Your Gun" starring Ethel Merman premieres in NYC

1946-12-19

Noel Cowards musical "Pacific 1860" premieres in London

1947-04-26

"Bless the Bride" musical opens in London

1947-10-09

Julie Styne & Sam Cohn's musical "High Button Shoes" premieres in NYC for 727 performances

1947-10-10

Rodgers & Hammerstein's musical "Allegro" premieres at Majestic Theater NYC for 318 performances

1947-12-11

Bob Hilliard/Carl Sigman's musical "Angel in the Wings" opens at Coronet Theater NYC for 308 performances

1948-03-20

1st live televised musical Eugene Ormandy on CBS followed in 90

1948-03-20

20th Academy Awards - "Gentleman's Agreement", L Young, R Colman win minutes by 2nd live televised musical Arturo Toscvanni on NBC

1948-06-03

The musical "Sleepy Hollow" opens at St James Theater NYC for 12 performances

1948-06-12

The musical "Sleepy Hollow" closes at St James Theater NYC after 12 performances

1949-10-30

Kurt Weill & Maxwell Anderson's musical premieres in NYC

1949-12-08

"On the Town", the film adaptation of the Broadway musical, starring Gene Kelly, Frank Sinatra, Ann Miller and Vera-Ellen, is released

1950-12-21

Cole Porte's musical "Out of this World" premieres at New Century Theater NYC for 157 perfs

1951-05-14

Sammy Fain/EY Harburg's musical "Flahooley" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 40 performances

1952-03-27

"Singin' in the Rain", a musical comedy starring Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds, is released

1952-11-14

First regular UK singles chart published by the New Musical Express.

1953-02-11

J Styne/B Hilliard's musical "Hazel Flagg," premieres in NYC

1954-01-14

Sandy Wilson's musical "Boyfriend," premieres in London

1954-12-30

Harold Arlen/Truman Capotes musical premieres in NYC

1956-03-22

Musical "Mr Wonderful" with Sammy Davis Jr premieres in NYC

1956-04-25

Noel Coward's musical "South Sea Bubble" premieres in London

1956-05-03

Frank Loesser's musical "Most Happy Fella" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 678 performances

1956-11-10

Gene de Paul/John Meyer's musical "Li'l Abner" premieres in NYC

1957-05-14

Bob Merrill's musical "New Girl in Town" premieres in NYC

1957-09-26

Bernstein & Sondheim's musical "West Side Story" premieres in NYC

1958-10-02

Musical show "Valmouth" 1st produced in London

1959-05-11

Rodgers & Barer's musical "Once upon a mattress" premieres in NYC

1959-05-28

Johnson & Bart's musical "Lock up your daughters" premieres in London

1959-09-11

"Duke" Ellington wins Springarn Medal for his musical achievements

1959-10-22

Bob Merrill's musical "Take Me Along" opens at Shubert Theater NYC for 448 performances

1960-02-04

Lionel Bart's musical "Fings ain't wot they used t'be," premieres

1960-05-03

Harvey Schmidt/Tom Jones' musical "Fantasticks" premieres in NYC

1960-12-11

Coleman/Leigh's musical "Wildcat" with Lucille Ball premieres in NYC

1960-12-26

Musical "Do re mi" with Phil Silvers premieres in NYC

1961-07-23

Bricusse & Newley's musical "Stop the world I want to ..." premieres

1961-10-18

"West Side Story", the film adaptation of the 1957 Broadway musical, starring Natalie Wood, is released

1961-12-27

Styne/Comden/Green's musical "Subways are for Sleeping" premieres at St James Theater NYC for 205 perfs

1962-02-17

Beach Boys introduced a new musical style with their hit "Surfin"

1962-03-15

Richard Rodger's musical "No Strings" opens at 84th St Theater NYC for 580 performances

1962-10-20

Musical "Mr President" opens at St James Theater New York for 265 performances

1962-11-17

Simon/Coleman/Leigh's musical "Little Me" opens at Lunt-Fontanne Theater NYC for 257 performances

1963-03-21

David Hendon & Douglas Cross' musical premieres in London

1963-04-23

Jerry Bock & S Harnick's musical "She Loves Me" premieres in NYC

1965-01-23

"King Family Show" (musical variety) premieres on ABC TV

1965-03-02

One of the most popular musical films of all time, "The Sound of Music", starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer, is released

1965-12-15

D Heneker & J Taylor's musical "Charlie Girl," premieres in London

1966-01-19

Neil Simons, Coleman & Fields' musical "Sweet Charity," premieres

1967-03-07

Clark Gesner's musical "You're a Good Man" premieres in NYC

1967-10-29

MacDermot, Ragni & Rado's musical "Hair" premieres in NYC

1968-01-18

Hester & Appolinar's musical "Your Own Thing," premieres in NYC

1968-03-21

Hill, Hawkins & Coghill's musical premieres in London

1968-09-24

"That's Life" premieres-A Broadway musical type TV show

1968-11-17

John Kander/Fred Ebbs' musical "Zorba" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 305 performances

1968-12-01

Burt Bacharach/Hal David's musical premieres in NYC

1969-10-19

J Bock & S Harnicks musical "Rothschilds," premieres in NYC

1970-01-02

Dutch premiere of musical "Hair" in Amsterdam

1970-03-30

Strouse, Adams, Comden & Green's musical "Applause" premieres in NYC

1970-11-10

R Rodgers/M Charnins musical "Two by Two" premieres in NYC

1971-04-14

Stephen Sondheim's musical "Follies" premieres in NYC

1971-05-17

Stephen Schwartz' musical "Godspell" premieres off-Broadway

1971-10-10

Fenholt & Webber's musical "Jesus Christ Superstar" premieres in NYC

1973-02-13

Musical "El Grande de Coca-Cola," premieres in NYC

1973-02-25

Steven Sondheim's musical "Little Night Music," premieres at Shubert Theatre in NYC (601 performances)

1973-04-26

"2 Gentlemen of Verona" musical opens in London

1973-10-18

Judd Woldon & Robert Brittens musical "Raisin," premieres in NYC

1973-11-02

"Barbra Streisand ...and Other Musical Instruments" airs on CBS TV

1974-01-08

E Wilson Jr's musical "Let My People Come," premieres in NYC

1974-01-17

Styne, Comdem & Green's musical "Lorelei," premieres in NYC

1974-05-28

Stephen Schwartz' musical "Magic Show" premieres in NYC

1975-01-07

Gary Geld & Peter Udell's musical "Shenandoah," premieres in NYC

1975-10-19

Hamlisch & Klebans musical "Chorus Line" premieres in NYC

1975-11-13

"Musical Jubilee" opens at St James Theater NYC for 92 performances

1976-01-01

"Musical Jubilee" closes at St James Theater NYC after 92 performances

1976-01-11

Stephen Sondheim's musical "Pacific Overtures," premieres in NYC

1976-01-16

"Donny & Marie" [Osmond] musical variety show premieres on ABC TV

1976-03-02

Holgate, Kemp & Lopez' musical premieres in NYC

1977-04-21

C Strouse & M Charnins musical "Annie" opens at Alvin Theater NYC for 2377 performances

1978-02-19

Coleman, Comden & Green's musical premieres in NYC

1978-05-13

Musical "Runaways" opens at Plymouth Theater NYC for 199 performances, with Elizabeth Swados

1978-06-21

Andrew Lloyd Webber & Rice's musical "Evita" premiers in London

1978-10-09

John Kander & Fred Ebb's musical "Ballroom" premieres in NYC

1978-12-21

"Broadway Musical" opens/closes at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC

1979-02-11

Musical "They're Playing Our Song," premieres in NYC

1979-10-08

J McHugh & A Malvin's musical "Sugar Babies" premieres in NYC

1979-11-01

Andrew Lloyd Webber & Tim Rice's musical "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" premieres

1979-11-02

Peter Shaffer's musical "Amadeus" premieres in London

1980-05-14

"Musical Chairs" opens at Rialto Theater NYC for 15 performances

1980-05-25

"Musical Chairs" closes at Rialto Theater NYC after 15 performances

1980-08-25

Gower Champion's musical "42nd Street" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 3486 performances

1981-02-01

Duke Ellington's musical "Sophisticated Ladies," premieres in NYC

1981-03-12

Stephen Sondheim's musical "Marry Me a Little," premieres in NYC

1981-04-19

William Finn's musical "March of Falsettos" premieres in NYC

1981-05-11

Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical "Cats" (based on TS Eliot) premieres in London

1981-12-20

Harry Krieger/Tom Eyen's musical "Dreamgirls" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 1522 performances

1982-02-04

Musical "Pump Boys & Dinettes," premieres in NYC

1982-05-09

Arthur Kopit's musical "Nine" premieres in NYC

1982-07-20

T Macauly & D Vosburghs musical "Windy City," premieres in London

1982-07-27

Menken & Ashman's musical "Little Shop of Horrors" premieres in NYC

1982-10-07

Musical "Cats" opens at Winter Garden Theater on Broadway NYC and runs for nearly 18 years before closing on September 10, 2000.

1983-02-13

E Bernstein, Levinson & Link's musical "Merlin" premieres in NYC

1983-12-04

David Shire & R Maltby Jr's musical "Baby" premieres in NYC

1983-12-21

Musical "Tap Dance Kid" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 669 performances

1984-09-25

1st London performance of musical "Stepping Out" presented

1984-10-31

Howard Goodall & Melvyn Bragg's musical "Hired Man" premieres in London

1985-04-25

Roger Miller's musical "Big River," premieres in NYC

1985-12-02

Rupert Holmes' musical "Mystery of Edwin Drood" premieres in NYC at Imperial Theater NYC (608 perfs)

1987-11-05

Stephen Sondheim/James Lapine's musical "Into the Stars," premieres

1989-09-20

Musical "Miss Saigon," premieres in London

1989-10-12

Musical "Buddy" with Paul Hipp premieres in London

1989-10-19

Astor Piazzolla & Wm Finn's musical "Dangerous Games" premieres in NYC

1989-11-12

George Forest's musical "Grand Hotel" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 1018 performances

1989-12-07

C Coleman & D Zippel's musical "City of Angels" premieres in NYC

1990-11-29

"Shogun - The Musical" opens at Marquis Theater NYC for 72 perfs

1991-01-20

"Shogun - The Musical" closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 72 perfs

1991-03-31

Musical "Will Rogers Follies" premieres in NYC

1991-04-16

M Leander & E Seago's musical "Matador" premieres in London

1991-04-25

Lucy Simon & Marsha Norman's musical premieres in NYC

1992-02-19

Ken Ludwig's musical "Crazy for You," premieres in NYC

1993-04-23

Peter Townshend's musical "Tommy" premieres in NYC

1993-07-12

Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical "Sunset Promenade" opens in London

1993-11-21

"Cyrano - The Musical" opens at Neil Simon Theater NYC for 137 perfs

1993-12-02

A Websters musical "Sunset Promenade" premieres in LA

1994-03-20

"Cyrano - The Musical" closes at Neil Simon NYC after 137 perfs

1996-01-29

6,138th performance of "Cats" is held in London, surpassing record of Broadway's longest-running musical, "A Chorus Line"

1996-02-13

Rock musical "Rent," by Jonathan Larson, opens off-Broadway

1997-04-03

"Dream-Johnny Mercer Musical" opens at Royale NYC for 109 performance

1997-07-06

"Dream-Johnny Mercer Musical," closes at Royale NYC after 109 perfs

2000-09-10

The musical Cats closes on Broadway.

2002-05-11

Last performance of the musical Cats in London's West End.

2002-10-26

Moscow Theatre Siege: Approximately 50 Chechen rebels and 150 hostages die when Russian Spetsnaz storm a theater building in Moscow, which had been occupied by the rebels during a musical performance three days before.

2009-06-07

63rd Tony Awards: Billy Elliot the Musical & God of Carnage win

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Musical - Notable Birthdays

George M CohanJul 3, 1878

Musical - Birthdays
Date Event
1752-04-05

Sébastien Érard, French musical instruments maker (d. 1831)

1756-01-27

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Austria, musical prodigy/composer (Figaro), (d. 1791)

1878-07-03

George M Cohan, Providence Rhode Island, American father of musical comedy (Phantom President, Give My Regards to Broadway)

1879-07-04

Edward Boulden, A Musical Mix-Up

1896-08-27

Leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor [o.s. 15-08]

1897-03-11

Henry Dixon Cowell, Menlo Park California, composer (New Musical Resources)

1906-04-06

Lester Kline, Musical Moments from Chopin

1906-10-12

Daniel Saidenberg, Musical Moments from Chopin

1910-12-25

Dinar Kaukaz, Revista musical

1913-07-14

Sylvia Kunin, A Musical Encounter

1917-07-10

Don Herbert, Musical Instruments

1917-07-29

Art Marino, The First Nudie Musical

1917-08-03

Charlie Shavers, Universal Name Band Musical 7301: Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra

1917-08-28

Jayne Walton, Lawrence Welk: Milestones & Memories - A Musical Family Reunion

1918-9-27

Barclay Allan, Musical Merry-Go-Round #1

1920-02-02

Gloria Gilbert, A Musical Operation

1920-06-29

Richard Horner, Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure

1921-06-01

Nelson Riddle, Oradell NJ, musical conductor (Batman, Frank Sinatra)

1921-07-21

Frank Scott, Musical Memories

1921-08-12

Barney Liddell, Lawrence Welk: Milestones & Memories - A Musical Family Reunion

1922-08-04

John Gigacz, Supermarket Musical Massacre: The Feel-Good Homicide of the Century!

1922-11-13

Jack Narz, College of Musical Knowledge

1923-08-06

Jack Parnell, Barbra Streisand and Other Musical Instruments

1924-03-06

Sarah Caldwell, A Musical Adventure in Siberia

1926-02-04

Ken Welch, Barbra Streisand and Other Musical Instruments

1927-08-16

Peter Johl, Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical

1927-9-07

Eric Hill, Spot's Musical Adventures

1928-02-02

Alan Fluck, musical educationalist

1929-04-09

Paula Stewart, The American Musical Comedy

1931-06-21

Zlatko Grgic, The Musical Pig

1931-07-25

Mitzie Welch, Barbra Streisand and Other Musical Instruments

1932-06-18

Glenn Bradford, Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh

1932-08-27

Francois Glorieux, Francois Glorieux: A Musical Portrait

1933-03-02

Leo Dillon, People: A Musical Celebration

1936-04-05

John White, Berlin, English composer and musical performer

1936-10-28

Carl Davis, American-born musical conductor and composer

1937-05-09

Tim Evans, Musical Cashbox

1938-07-24

Will Mackenzie, My Musical

1938-9-23

Michael Hunt, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1939-07-11

Seth Gaaikema, Musical publiek

1940-03-13

Dave Cummings, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1940-11-29

Billy Hart, Stan Getz: A Musical Odyssey

1941-07-01

John Gould, British composer/musical comic

1942-03-06

Ciro Barbaro, Starlight: A Musical Movie

1942-11-06

Judith Scarpone, Harriet: The Musical

1942-9-15

Lee Dorman, Musical Mutiny

1943-06-23

James Levine, musical conductor (Tosca)/dir (Metropolitan Opera)

1944-01-23

Jerry Lawson, Blue's Big Musical Movie

1945-02-28

Owen Clemons, Z: A Zombie Musical

1945-06-04

Gordon Waller, Love-In: A Musical Celebration

1945-11-11

Vince Martell, Love-In: A Musical Celebration

1946-07-23

Sally Flynn, Musical Memories

1946-10-02

Mark Baker, Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure

1947-9-16

Russ Abbot, Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh

1948-03-05

Richard Hickox, English musical conductor

1948-07-20

Mark Kernes, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1949-01-30

Rick Wetzel, Barney's Magical Musical Adventure

1949-10-20

Jane Tucker, Musical Instruments

1950-06-24

Michael W. Dawson, Lucky Numbers: A Musical

1950-08-11

Erik Braunn, Musical Mutiny

1950-12-19

Joel Robertson, Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical

1952-03-06

Kathryn Evans, Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh

1953-02-12

Roberta Olden, Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History - The 1930s: Dancing Away the Great Depression

1953-06-17

Jonathan Aronson, Starlight: A Musical Movie

1954-06-04

Judith Rizzio, Wee Sing in the Marvelous Musical Mansion

1955-11-01

Beth Leavel, American musical theatre actress

1955-11-14

Sheri Cowart, Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical

1955-9-16

Mimi Lennon, Lawrence Welk: Milestones & Memories - A Musical Family Reunion

1956-05-26

Dick Nasty, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1956-08-14

Sharon Bryant, People: A Musical Celebration

1956-12-29

Dolf de Vries, Dutch musical/director/arranger (Josephine)

1957-08-09

David Leslie, Stunt: A Musical Motion Picture

1958-01-11

Alyson Reed, High School Musical

1959-02-28

Stuart Marland, Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical

1959-04-20

Scotty Meek, High School Musical 2

1959-06-26

Will Weigler, Wee Sing in the Marvelous Musical Mansion

1959-11-12

John McLean, Z: A Zombie Musical

1960-10-15

Carol Hunter, Musical Theater of Hope

1960-11-01

Frank Mastrone, Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical

1961-02-15

Bobby Pearce, The Big Gay Musical

1961-05-18

Brian Rawlings, High School Musical

1963-04-10

Anthony Sakovich, Of Dice and Men: The Musical

1963-10-11

Rein Kolpa, 3 musketiers - De musical

1964-04-08

Dean Batali, That '70s Musical

1964-04-10

Bill Arnold, Night of the Musical Dead

1964-04-16

Julio Hormaeche, High school musical, la selección

1964-08-05

Pia Douwes, 3 musketiers - De musical

1965-02-20

Philip Hensher, Jerry Springer: The Opera - Story of a Musical

1966-01-28

Ellen Evers, 3 musketiers - De musical

1966-05-22

Stephen J.M. Sisk, Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical

1966-12-11

Irene Santiago, High School Musical

1966-9-01

Stanley Burleson, 3 musketiers - De musical

1967-02-07

Paul Cox, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1967-03-02

Dennis Seaton, Musical Youth: This Generation - Live in the UK

1967-04-17

André Boutilier, School's Out! The Musical

1967-07-31

Minako Honda, Japanese singer and musical actress (d. 2005)

1967-12-13

David Verbeeck, Musical daens

1968-07-10

Stephen Rippey, High School Musical

1968-10-11

Jason McHugh, Cannibal! The Musical

1968-12-23

Robert Muratore, Cannibal! The Musical

1969-07-06

Michael Grant, vocalist (Musical Youth)

1969-07-06

Michael Grant, Musical Youth: This Generation - Live in the UK

1970-06-04

Kurt Lockwood, Not Jersey Boys XXX: A Porn Musical

1970-07-06

Calum Cormack, Zombie Musical

1970-10-03

Jesus M. Rodriguez, Sunset Junction, a Personal Musical

1970-10-07

Jeffry Denman, Recording 'The Producers': A Musical Romp with Mel Brooks

1970-12-13

Bart Johnson, High School Musical

1971-04-27

Jon Chinn, Memphis the Musical

1971-07-09

Kelvin Grant, Musical Youth

1971-08-27

Eric Kohn, Your Shit Is Weak: The Musical

1971-11-25

Jamie Lamar Jones, The Hunchback of Notre Dame Festival of Fun Musical Spectacular

1971-12-04

Greg McQueen, Me: The Musical

1972-02-17

Chris Cannon, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1972-06-01

Trevor Zen, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1972-06-24

Nandita Shenoy, Arranged: The Musical

1972-07-25

Scott Bradley, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1972-07-26

Marta Ravin, Legally Blonde: The Musical

1972-10-12

Tony Borowiak, The Hunchback of Notre Dame Festival of Fun Musical Spectacular

1972-10-31

Hamilton Steele, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1972-12-14

Eric Anderson, American musical theatre actor

1972-12-16

Michelle Kittrell, Broadway: The American Musical

1973-02-01

Yuri Landman, Experimental musical instrument builder, musician and comic book artist

1973-02-23

Malitia, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1973-06-10

Daniel Aranyó, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1973-10-09

Steve Burns, Blue's Big Musical Movie

1973-10-24

David Manning, Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical

1974-02-03

Julie Meadows, Misty Beethoven the Musical!

1974-06-30

Nathan Taylor, Our Gay Wedding: The Musical

1974-08-09

Coen van der Geest, Ome Willum vs. de Zombie Geitenbreier uit de ruimte - de musical

1974-12-26

Amber Funk, High School Musical

1975-02-07

Walter Tabayoyong, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1975-05-17

Richard H. Blake, Legally Blonde: The Musical

1975-07-10

Paul Morrell, Texas Chainsaw Musical

1975-11-24

Peter Huck, Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical

1975-12-15

Kate Fahr, Liberation! The Musical

1976-02-24

Klee Wiggins, Thugs, the Musical!

1976-03-13

Zan Passante, Texas Chainsaw Musical

1976-10-31

Bianca DeGroat, OJ: The Musical

1977-01-22

Eric Gillingham, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1977-9-07

Michael Fugal, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1977-9-18

Barrett Foa, Prop 8: The Musical

1978-01-07

Edelyn Okano, Jeremy Lin, the Unauthorized Musical: A Journey to Linsanity

1978-04-28

David Leone, Rock Obama: The Barack Obama Musical

1978-08-28

Reyes Nunez, PWG: The Musical

1978-12-03

Jeremy Leroux, Shooting the Musical

1979-03-18

L.A. Renigen, Colma: The Musical

1979-07-11

Neil Graf, Fish School Musical

1979-07-15

Laura Benanti, American musical theatre actress

1979-12-25

Hisham Abdel Khalek, Akhenaten the Musical

1980-02-02

Ted Annis, PWG: The Musical

1980-06-01

Karen Murray, Report #1 - Urban Musical

1980-10-09

Ken Franchi, Private High Musical

1980-11-13

Monique Coleman, High School Musical

1980-11-15

Ariel Aver, Wee Sing in the Marvelous Musical Mansion

1981-02-08

Mar Contreras, Viva High School Musical

1981-03-29

Shari Emami, Sunday School Musical

1981-04-14

Michael Cassara, The Big Gay Musical

1981-12-02

Jordan Kenneth Kamp, OJ: The Musical

1982-02-11

Adam D. Smith, Buddy: The Musical

1982-03-13

Steven Miller, A Christmas Carol: The Musical

1982-03-22

Andrew Pugsley, Kill List: The Musical

1982-03-25

Sergey Yakovlev, russian musical artist and painter

1982-04-15

David Greene, Evolution: The Musical!

1982-06-28

Kirk Westwood, High School Musical 2

1982-06-28

Pedro Neschling, Aline: O Musical

1982-07-04

Chad Diamond, Not Jersey Boys XXX: A Porn Musical

1982-07-07

Meliza Fermin, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1982-10-26

Blake Lemons, Fish School Musical

1982-9-04

Alan Mehdizadeh, Billy Elliot the Musical Live

1983-02-26

Lee Brooks, Arranged: The Musical

1983-06-18

Liz Solari, Viva High School Musical

1983-07-11

Cristóbal Orellana, Viva High School Musical

1983-10-13

Ryder Skye, Not Jersey Boys XXX: A Porn Musical

1984-05-04

Eric Oberland, My Musical

1984-05-29

KayCee Stroh, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1984-06-18

Erin Avery, Musical: The Online Musical

1984-08-19

Hope Cervantes, Barney's Magical Musical Adventure

1985-02-23

Ginny Seybold, Z: A Zombie Musical

1985-03-11

Samuel Laughlin, Buddy: The Musical

1985-05-26

Maj Czaja, Me: The Musical

1985-08-08

Jelle Cleymans, Musical: Robin Hood

1985-11-04

Sasha Gronim, People: A Musical Celebration

1985-12-19

Suraj Das, Arranged: The Musical

1986-02-25

Amanda Garrett, High School Musical

1986-02-27

Ashley Morgan, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1986-03-17

Olesya Rulin, High School Musical

1986-05-31

Sopho Khalvashi, Georgian musical artist

1986-06-14

Ethan Walker, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1986-07-01

Eric Ulbrich, High School Musical

1986-08-05

Angie Cole, Private High Musical

1986-11-03

Holly Alderman, High School Musical

1986-9-15

Gevorg Manoukian, High School Musical 2

1987-03-25

Dave Cocca, Felt Up! A Puppet Musical

1987-05-12

Allysa Shorte, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1987-07-29

Sabra Johnson, High School Musical

1987-07-30

Malinda Money, High School Musical

1987-11-12

Ryan McHenry, Zombie Musical

1988-02-23

Jonathan Sterritt, How To: The Musical

1988-03-16

Daryl Avionn, Jump the Broom: A Musical

1988-07-08

Andrew Poland, OJ: The Musical

1988-08-06

Jared Murillo, High School Musical

1988-08-19

Cody Ross Pitts, Blue's Big Musical Movie

1988-10-01

Nick Whitaker, High School Musical

1989-02-03

Ryne Sanborn, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1989-02-21

Corbin Bleu, High School Musical

1989-11-27

Seth Sieunarine, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1990-05-10

Sami Roe, High School Musical

1990-06-14

Skyler Holman, High School Musical

1990-07-29

Matt Prokop, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1990-11-01

Haylee Roderick, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1990-9-15

Tyke Riggs, High School Musical

1991-01-26

Falisha Fehoko, High School Musical

1991-03-29

Nina Miller, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1991-05-19

Jordan Pruitt, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1991-08-03

Olivia Iafrate, Classroom Musical: Part One

1991-10-23

Christian Michael Teatro O'Leary, Fandom Hearts: The Musical

1991-11-26

Kara Dupell, High School Musical

1991-12-29

Gabe Siegal, Waiting in the Wings: The Musical

1992-03-19

David Harris, Decision Day: The Musical

1992-11-27

Julia Harriman, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1992-9-16

Bayli Baker, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1993-08-26

Paolo Kalalo, Bedbugs: A Musical Love Story

1994-03-09

Oliver Gigacz, Supermarket Musical Massacre: The Feel-Good Homicide of the Century!

1994-06-02

Jemma McKenzie-Brown, High School Musical 3: Senior Year

1994-08-27

Juan Carlos Cruz Echevarria, Bite! The Musical

1994-11-20

Lorenzo Doryon, High School Musical 2: Part 4

1994-12-21

Bailey Bae, Not Jersey Boys XXX: A Porn Musical

1994-9-10

Carmen Caliente, Not Jersey Boys XXX: A Porn Musical

1996-10-14

Henry Stills, Autism: The Musical

1997-9-13

Spencer Gigacz, Supermarket Musical Massacre: The Feel-Good Homicide of the Century!

2003-03-20

Elliott Hanna, Billy Elliot the Musical Live

Musical - Notable Weddings

Judy GarlandSep 4, 1996

Musical - Weddings
Date Event
1964-06-27

Broadway musical actress-singer Ethel Merman (56) weds academy award-winning actor Ernest Borgnine (47) in Beverly Hills, California

1996-01-27

"ER" TV actress Yvette Freeman (39) weds musical director Lawny Hartley (49) in Dunleith, Delaware

1996-09-04

Judy Garland's daughter Lorna Luft (44) weds musician and musical director Colin Freeman (30) at Highclere Castle in Hampshire, United Kingdom

2009-01-09

High School Musical actress KayCee Stroh (24) weds Ben Higginson (24) at Salt Lake Temple in Salt Lake City, Utah

Musical - Divorces
Date Event
1964-07-28

Broadway musical actress-singer Ethel Merman (56) divorces academy award-winning actor Ernest Borgnine (47) after 32 days of marriage

2012-06-05

NBC musical drama series "Smash" actress Debra Messing (43) divorces actor and producer Daniel Zelman (44) by their mutual decision after 10 years of marriage

Musical - Notable Deaths

George M CohanNov 5, 1942

Musical - Deaths
Date Event
1921-09-09

Virginia Rappe, His Musical Sneeze

1942-11-05

George M Cohan, father of musical comedy, dies of cancer at 64

1945-02-12

Frank Gaby, A Musical Operation

1949-03-08

George M. Arthur, Musical Cocktail

1954-04-11

Paul Specht, Paul Specht Musical Number

1960-03-10

Horace Shepherd, A Musical Masquerade

1988-10-04

Zlatko Grgic, The Musical Pig

1993-11-03

Leon Theremin, electronic musical instruments inventor, dies at 97

1994-09-13

Pieter Zaanen, architect (Musical Trade scholarship, Amsterdam), dies

1995-10-05

Frank Scott, Musical Memories

1997-03-22

Lester Kline, Musical Moments from Chopin

1997-05-18

Daniel Saidenberg, Musical Moments from Chopin

1997-12-24

Alan Fluck, musical educationalist, dies at 69

2000-01-16

John Morris Rankin, musical entertainer (b. 1959)

2002-01-16

Gloria Gilbert, A Musical Operation

2002-07-13

Glenn Bradford, Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh

2002-12-28

Richard Horner, Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure

2003-05-05

Barney Liddell, Lawrence Welk: Milestones & Memories - A Musical Family Reunion

2003-07-26

Erik Braunn, Musical Mutiny

2004-02-03

Jason Raize, American musical theatre actor (b. 1975)

2005-11-03

Peter Johl, Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical

2005-11-06

Minako Honda, Japanese singer and musical actress (b. 1967)

2006-03-23

Sarah Caldwell, A Musical Adventure in Siberia

2007-06-12

Don Herbert, Musical Instruments

2007-08-27

Michael W. Dawson, Lucky Numbers: A Musical

2008-10-15

Jack Narz, College of Musical Knowledge

2009-07-17

Gordon Waller, Love-In: A Musical Celebration

2010-01-10

Jayne Walton, Lawrence Welk: Milestones & Memories - A Musical Family Reunion

2010-08-08

Jack Parnell, Barbra Streisand and Other Musical Instruments

2010-11-03

Jerry Bock, American musical theatre composer (b. 1928)

2012-01-24

Patricia Neway, American opera and musical theatre singer, dies at 83

2012-05-26

Leo Dillon, People: A Musical Celebration

2012-12-21

Lee Dorman, Musical Mutiny

2014-06-06

Eric Hill, Spot's Musical Adventures

2014-06-10

Mitzie Welch, Barbra Streisand and Other Musical Instruments

2014-08-23

John Gigacz, Supermarket Musical Massacre: The Feel-Good Homicide of the Century!

2014-10-21

Seth Gaaikema, Musical publiek

2015-02-12

Sylvia Kunin, A Musical Encounter

2015-05-02

Ryan McHenry, Zombie Musical


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