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1953, Born on this day, Alan Barton, Black Lace,'Agadoo', voted the worst song of all time by a panel of music writers for Q Magazine
1969, Born on this day, Justine Frischmann, guitar, vocals, Elastica
1948, Born on this day, Kenny Jones, drummer, Small Faces
1988, Former Clash drummer Topper Headon was released from jail after serving 10 months of a 15-month sentence on a drugs charge.
1977, T Rex singer Marc Bolan died when the car driven by his girlfriend, Gloria Jones, left the road and hit a tree in Barnes
1970, Jimi Hendrix joined Eric Burdon on stage at Ronnie Scottsfor what would become the guitarist's last ever public appearance
1970, Led Zeppelin won 'best group' in the Melody Maker readers Poll, the first time in 8 years that The Beatles hadn't won 'best group.'
1966, MPTom Drilberg asked Parliament to officially "deplore" the magistrate who'd earlier called the Rolling Stones "complete morons
2013, Born on this day, Zachary Filkins, guitarist with OneRepublic
1977, Born on this day, Paul Thomson, drums, Franz Ferdinand
1960, Born on this day, Michel Dorge drums, Crash Test Dummies
1946, Born on this day, Ola Brunkert, drummer with Abba
1994, A reel to reel tape of The Quarry Men singing at St Peter's Church garden party in July, 1957, sold for £69,000 at Sotheby's
1990, The Steve Miller Band had a UK No.1 with 'The Joker' 16 years after it's first release #MusicTrivia
1984, Frankie Goes To Hollywood's 'Relax' became the longest running chart hit spending 43 weeks in the charts
1970, US Vice-President Spiro Agnew said America youth were being "brainwashed into a drug culture" by rock music, movies, and books
1968, The Doors had to perform as a trio in Amsterdam after Jim Morrison collapsed dancing during the Jefferson Airplane's performance
1965, Ford became the first automaker to offer an 8-track tape player as an option for their entire line of vehicles on sale in the US.
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1981, Born on this day, Ashley Roberts, singer, The Pussycat Dolls #MusicTrivia
1955, Born on this day, Steve Berlin, Los Lobos,
2006, Whitney Houston filed for divorce from singer Bobby Brown, after 14 years of marriage #Music
1996, Peter Andre scored his first UK No.1 single when 'Flava' went to the top for one week #Music
1995, The lyrics to The Beatles song 'Getting Better' hand-written by Paul McCartney sold for £161,000 at a Sotheby's auction in London
1994, US singer Steve Earle was sentenced to 1 year in jail after being found guilty of possession of crack cocaine #Music
1979, The film Quadrophenia was released. Featuring Phil Daniels, Toyah Willcox, Ray Winstone, and Michael Elphick #Music
1984, David Bowie won Video of the year for 'China Girl' at the first MTV Video awards #Musi
1974, Eric Clapton scored a US No.1 with his version of the Bob Marley song 'I Shot The Sheriff #Music
1968, The first episode of the comic strip 'The Archies' was aired on US TV #Music
1968, Roy Orbison's house in Nashville burnt down, his two eldest sons both died in the blaze.
1985, Born on this day, Brent Kutzle, bass guitar and cello with OneRepublic #Music
1977, Born on this day, Fiona Apple, US singer, songwriter #Music
1954, Born on this day, Dan Hegarty, The Darts
1952, Born on this day, Don Was, Producer, Was Not Was, (1992 UK No.4 single 'Shake Your Head').
2009, Vera Lynn made No.1 on the UK album chart 'We'll Meet Again At 92 she is the oldest living artist to have a no 1 album
2003, Wal-Mart refused to stock 'Permission To Land' the Number 1 album by The Darkness because the sleeve featured a woman's bottom.
1980, Kelly Marie was at No.1 in the UK with the single 'Feels Like I'm In Love'. Ray Dorset from Mungo Jerry wrote it
1969, The first day of the Rugby Bag Blues Festival in Warwickshire, Pink Floyd, The Nice, Taste, Free, Third Ear Band,headlined
1963, Graham Nash fell out of The Hollies van after a gig in Scotland, he checked if the door was locked, it wasn' he fell out at 40 mph
1958, Cliff Richard made his TV debut on 'Oh Boy' singing 'Move It'. B4 he was allowed to appear he was ordered to remove his sideburns.
1981, Born on this day, Jennifer Hudson, Academy Award-winning American actress and singer
1974, Born on this day, Jennifer Nettles, American Grammy-winning country music artist
1956, Born on this day, Barry Andrews, keyboards, XTC,
1944, Born on this day, Barry White, soul singer & producer
1943, Born on this day, Maria Muldaur, US Singer, songwriter, 'Midnight At The Oasis'
2004, Former Westlife member Brian McFadden scored his first and only solo UK No.1 single with 'Real To Me.
1997, Founder of the Polar Music record label, songwriter, producer and Abba's manager Stig Anderson died of a heart attack.
1995, INXS singer Michael Hutchence pleaded guilty to punching photographer Jim Bennett
1970, Bob Dylan joined Joan Baez, Pete Seeger and Arlo Guthrie at the Woody Guthrie Memorial Concert held at the Hollywood Bowl
1966, first episode of The Monkees TV show The series ran for a total of 58 episodes.