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1968 - The Doors are Open, a documentary about L.A. rock band The Doors, was aired on British TV.

1969 – A George Harrison song got the A side of a single, "Something"/"Come Together." The release marked the first time in Beatles history that a Harrison-penned tune was the lead song on a 45.

1979 - The Eagles released "Heartache Tonight."

1980 – The Sex PistolsJohnny Lydon was arrested in Dublin after being involved in a barroom brawl.

1994 - Glenn Frey underwent colon surgery.

1995 - Alice in Chains released "Grind" as the lead single from their self-titled album.

Birthdays:

1951 Kevin Cronin of REO Speedwagon
1954 David Hidalgo of Los Lobos

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