Monday, October 15, 2018

October 15

Today in 1995, Paul and Linda McCartney appear on an episode of The Simpsons where they help Lisa become a vegetarian

Today in 1973, Keith Richards was banned from France for two years when he is found guilty of use, and trafficking of cannabis

On this night in 1992, Madonna holds a "Sex" party to promote her upcoming book Sex

Today in 1964, Cole Porter died at the age of 72 from kidney failure

Mr. Bad Example by Warren Zevon was released today in 1991

Sunday, October 14, 2018

October 14

Charlie and Shirley Ann Watts are celebrating their 54th anniversary today. Truly a rock and roll success story

Today in 1990, Grammy award-winning composer, pianist and conductor, Leonard Bernstein died of pneumonia 

Today in 2006, Freddy Fender died of complications from lung cancer at the age of 69

Justin Hayward (The Moody Blues) is 72 today

Thomas Dolby was born on this day in 1958

Natalie Maines (The Dixie Chicks) is 44 today

On this day in 1977, Bing Crosby died of a heart attack

Saturday, October 13, 2018

October 13

Paul Simon is 77 today

Robert Lamm of the band Chicago is 74 today

Sammy Hagar was born today in 1947

Controversial comedian Lenny Bruce was born on this day in 1925

Today in 1974, renowned television host Ed Sullivan died of esophageal cancer at age 73

Marie Osmond is celebrating a birthday today

Billy Joel’s 52nd Street was released on this day in 1978

Friday, October 12, 2018

October 12

On this date in 1997, John Denver was killed when the experimental airplane he was flying ran out of gas and crashed

Today in 1971, Gene Vincent died from a perforated ulcer

Today in 1978, Sid Vicious informed police that his girlfriend had been stabbed to death. He was arrested and charged with her murder

On this day in 1957, Little Richard publicly renounced rock 'n' roll and embraced God. Five years later, he would switch back to Rock

Sam Moore, (Sam & Dave) is 83 today

Martie Maguire (The Dixie Chicks) is celebrating her 49th birthday today

Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Tusk’ was released today in 1979