On this day in 1981, Harry Chapin was killed in a car accident at age 38 while driving on a the Long Island expressway
Today in 2014, blues guitarist Johnny Winter died at the age of 70 in Zurich
On this day in 1966, Jack Bruce, Ginger Baker and Eric Clapton formed Cream
Today in 2012, Jon Lord (Deep Purple) died at age 71
Today in 1900, His Master's Voice, the logo of the Victor Recording Company was registered with the US Patent Office
Stewart Copeland, drummer for the Police was born today in 1952
On this day in 2012, country music singer Kitty Wells died from complications of a stroke. She was 92.