1. 1962-12-06 - [Birth] Ben Watt, rocker (Everything but the Girls-Sir Idlewood) was born
  2. 1988-12-06 - [Death] Bill Harris, US guitarist (Clovers-Love Potion No 9), dies at 63
  3. 1955-12-06 - [Birth] Bill Lloyd, Bowling Green Ky, singer (Foster & Lloyd-Crazy Over You) was born
  4. 1928-12-06 - [Birth] Bobby Van, American singer (d. 1980) was born
  5. 1954-12-06 - [Birth] Chris Stamey, rocker was born
  6. 1939-12-06 - [Event] Cole Porter's musical "Du Barry was a Lady" premieres in NYC
  7. 2005-12-06 - [Death] Danny Williams, South African-born singer (b. 1942)
  8. 1920-12-06 - [Birth] Dave Brubeck, Concord CA, jazz pianist/composer (Gates of Justice), (d. 2012) was born
  9. 1985-12-06 - [Birth] Dulce María, Mexican actress and singer was born
  10. 1867-12-06 - [Death] Giovanni Pacini, composer, dies at 71
  11. 1967-12-06 - [Birth] Hacken Lee, Hong Kong singer was born
  12. 1846-12-06 - [Event] Opera "La Damnation de Faust" is produced (Paris)
  13. 1941-12-06 - [Birth] Helen Cornelius, Hannibal Mo, country singer (Nashville on the Road) was born
  14. 1933-12-06 - [Birth] Henryk Mikolaj Gorecki, composer was born
  15. 1916-12-06 - [Birth] Hugo Peretti, American songwriter and record producer (d. 1986) was born
  16. 1896-12-06 - [Birth] Ira Gershwin, lyricist ('S Wonderful, I Got Rhythm) was born
  17. 1935-12-06 - [Birth] Jean Lapointe, Quebec comedian, singer and senator was born
  18. 1950-12-06 - [Birth] Joe Hisaishi, Japanese composer was born
  19. 1642-12-06 - [Birth] Johann Christoph Bach, German composer (d. 1703) was born
  20. 1941-12-06 - [Birth] John Nelson, San Jose Costa Rica, conductor (Les Troyens of Berlioz) was born
  21. 1944-12-06 - [Birth] Jonathan King, rocker was born
  22. 1948-12-06 - [Birth] Jonathan King, London, singer (Everyone's Gone to the Moon) was born
  23. 1887-12-06 - [Birth] Joseph Lamb, composer was born
  24. 1949-12-06 - [Death] Lead Belly, [Huddie William Ledbetter], blues singer, dies at 64
  25. 1983-12-06 - [Death] Lucienne Boyer, French singer (b. 1903)
  26. 1943-12-06 - [Birth] Mike Smith, London England, rocker/pianist (Dave Clark 5-Glad All Over) was born
  27. 1947-12-06 - [Birth] Miroslav Vitous, rocker was born
  28. 1929-12-06 - [Birth] Nikolaus Harnoncourt, German conductor was born
  29. 1956-12-06 - [Birth] Peter Buck, US pop guitarist (REM-Murmur) was born
  30. 1921-12-06 - [Birth] Piero Piccioni, Italian musician and composer (d. 2004) was born
  31. 1988-12-06 - [Death] Roy Orbison, singer (Pretty Woman), dies of massive heart attack at 52
  32. 1989-12-06 - [Death] Sammy Fain, composer, dies at 87
  33. 1940-12-06 - [Birth] Steve Alaimo, Rochester NY, rocker (Mashed Potatoes) was born
  34. 1955-12-06 - [Birth] Tish Hinojosa, San Antonia Tx, country singer (Something in the Rain) was born
  35. 1931-12-06 - [Birth] Zeki Müren, Turkish actor, singer, and composer (d. 1996) was born