Skip to main content

DragonKing Dark: What happened to Glenn Miller?

Karl Stern continues his 100 Darkest Moments in Pop Culture History series.
DragonKing Dark

If you know any big band swing music, then it is probably by Glenn Miller and his orchestra.

Some of the most recognizable instrumental hits were arranged and recorded by the biggest pop star of the early 1940s, Glenn Miller. He was every bit as big of a star as Elvis or The Beatles in that era.

So, what happened to him? Where is he now? Nobody knows. At the height of his fame, he joined the United States Army Air Force in World War II and went missing somewhere between London and Paris. This is the story of pop megastar Glenn Miller.

Right Click Save As