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Hits in 1992
End of the Road – Boyz II Men
Baby-Baby-Baby – TLC
November Rain – Guns N’ Roses
Singer/actress Beyonce Knowles (Destiny’s Child) is 34. Actress/comedienne/writer Whitney Cummings (Whitney, 2 Broke Girls) is 33.
Actress Ione Skye (Napoleon & Josephine: A Love Story) is 45. Vancouver-born actress Francoise Yip (Blood Ties, Flatland) is 43.
Actor-comedian Damon Wayans (My Wife & Kids, In Living Color) is 56. Actress Karen Wilson (The Agency, Twitches Too) is 46.
Actress Khandi Alexander (Treme, CSI: Miami, ER, NewsRadio) is 58. Dr. Drew Pinsky (radio’s Loveline, TV’s Celeb Rehab., HLN host) is 57.
Drummer Martin Chambers of The Pretenders is 64. Actor Lawrence Hilton-Jacobs (Welcome Back kotter) is 62.
Actress Jennifer Salt (Soap) is 71. Bassist Ronald LaPread (The Commodores) is 65.
Singer/bassist Joe Long (Four Seasons) is 74. Singer Merald “Bubba” Knight of Gladys Knight and the Pips is 73.
Chicago White Sox TV broadcaster/former player Ken “Hawk” Harrelson is 74.
Actress Mitzi Gaynor (5 Mitzi TV specials, Toast of the Town) is 84.
In 2014, comedienne and TV personality Joan Rivers was removed from life support and died at age 81.
Also in 2009, Michael Jackson, who died more than two months earlier, was laid to rest in “The Great Mausoleum” at LA’s Forest Lawn Cemetery
In 2008, the first guitar torched on stage by Jimi Hendrix in 1967 sold for nearly $495,000 at a London auction of rock memorabilia.
In 2006, TV’s Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin was killed in an attack by a stingray while filming off Australia. He was 44.
In 2002, Kelly Clarkson was named the winner of the first season of “American Idol,”
In 1996, Oasis created outrage at the MTV awards at New York’s Radio City Hall. Singer Liam spat on stage and threw a beer into the crowd.
In 1993, Herve Villechaize died by his own hand at the age of 50. He’s best known for his role as Tattoo on TV’s “Fantasy Island.”
In 1991, saxophonist Charlie Barnet died of pneumonia in San Diego at age 77.
Also in 1982, The Steve Miller Band started a two week run at No. 1 on the Billboard singles chart with ‘Abracadabra,’ the group’s third #1.
In 1982, during their North American tour Queen appeared at PNE Coliseum in #Vancouver
In 1978, The Grateful Dead performed before 66,000 at Giants Stadium in New Jersey.