Music History for
1708 - Composer Johann Gottlieb Janitsch was born.
1717 - Composer Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz was born.
1902 - Guy Lombardo was born in London, Ontario.
1980 - Donna Summer became the first act to sign with Geffen Records.
1988 - Over 3,000 East Germans gathered at the Berlin Wall to hear
Michael Jackson. Jackson was performing a concert on the
other side of the wall in West Berlin.
Today in Michael Jackson History
1998 - Loretta Lynn appeared on the Friday Night Opry. She performed "Don't Come Home A-Drinkin'," "We've Come a Long Way Baby," "How Great Thou Art" and "The Coal Miner's Daughter."
2008 - The iTunes Music Store reached 5 billion songs sold.
2012 - The Maroon 5 single "One More Night" was released in the U.S.