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1917 Michael Somes (English Ballet Dancer) English Performing Artists Ballet
Persons of Historic Significance Who Have Died on This Date
1991 Miles Davis (Illinois-born African-American Jazz Trumpet Player) Miles Davis Jazz African-American Performing Artists History Channel
1745 'God Save the King' Is Sung for the First Time At London's Drury Lane Theatre Great Britain Music Historic Firsts Library of Congress
1912 William Christopher Handy's "Memphis Blues" Is First Published W.C. Handy Popular Music Library of Congress
1918 Igor Stravinsky's "The Soldier's Tale" for Narrator and Seven Instruments Is Premiered in Lausanne, Switzerland Lausanne, Switzerland Igor Stravinsky Composers Historic Firsts American Public Media
1968 Beatles' "Hey Jude" Longest Record to Reach #1 (7+ minutes) The Beatles Popular Music History Channel
2002 Tom Wright, Clarence Carter, the Harmonnners & TLC Inducted into Georgia Music Hall of Fame Georgia Music Georgia Music Hall of Fame University of Georgia

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