Music History for
1713 - Composer Johann Ludwig Krebs was born. His birtdhay was between October 10 and 12.
1813 - Composer Giuseppee Verdi was born. He composed 26 operas.
1906 - Composer Paul Creston was born.
1935 - The "Porgy and Bess" opera opened on Broadway.
1940 - Lanny Ross recorded "Moonlight and Roses."
1958 - Eddie Cochran recorded "C'mon Everybody."
1962 - The BBC banned the song "Monster Mash" by Bobby "Boris" Pickett.
1966 - The self-titled debut album from The Monkees was released.
1977 - Steve Tyler and Joe Perry of Aerosmith were injured when an M-80 (cherry bomb) was thrown on stage at a show in Philadelphia, PA.
1979 - The city of Los Angeles declared "Fleetwood Mac Day." The group was given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
1988 - The U2 album "Rattle and Hum" was released.
1995 - Peter Frampton released "Frampton Comes Alive II."