Today in 1994 Nicky Hopkins died at age 50.
Today in 1970, Jimi Hendrix made his final live appearance when he played at the Isle Of Fehmarn in Germany
Delores O’Riordan of The Cranberries was born on this day in 1971
Today in 1990, Tom Fogerty (CCR) died of AIDS. He contracted HIV from blood transfusions he had received for back problems
Jazz Pioneer Buddy Bolden was born on this day in 1877
Blues singer Jimmy Reed was born on this day in 1925