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1963 - Elvis’ movie Fun in Acapulco premiered.

1975 - Elton John earned his star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame.

1978 – Prince issued his second single "Just As Long As We're Together" was released.

1980 – The one-hour documentary, Van Morrison in Ireland, premiered at National Film Theater in London.

1982 - Joni Mitchell married her bass player Larry Klein.

1988 - Pink Floyd released their live double album, The Delicate Sound Of Thunder.

1990 - Mick Jagger married Jerry Hall in Bali, Indonesia.

1991 - Aerosmith made a guest appearance on TV’s The Simpsons, in the classic Flaming Moe's episode.

1995 – Shipping 450,000 units, the Beatles' Anthology I broke a first-day sales record.

1995 - Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong was arrested and fined $141 for dropping his pants at a Milwaukee concert.

2003 - Phil Spector was charged in the murder of actress Lana Clarkson, He was later found guilty.


1940 Dr John 
1948 Lonnie Jordan of War
1957 Jim Brown of UB40
1965 Bjork
1968 Alex James of Blur

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