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1955 - Buddy Holly opened for Elvis Presley in Lubbock, Texas.

1976 - Ike and Tina Turner ceased to be a musical act.

1977 - Paul Simon released "Slip Slidin' Away."

1987 - The Grateful Dead’s Jerry Garcia opened a solo run on Broadway.

1996 - Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee was charged with attacking a cameraman who had tried to snap photos of him with then wife Pamela Anderson Lee.

 

Birthdays:

1941 Don Stevenson of Moby Grape
1946 Richard Carpenter of The Carpenters

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