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1966 - The Jimi Hendrix Experience played their London debut at the Bag O' Nails Club.

1984 - The British and American stars who teamed up for Band-Aid, a humanitarian project formed by Bob Geldof, recorded "Do They Know It's Christmas". Proceeds from the record went toward Ethiopian famine relief.

1997 - The Zombies' original lineup performed onstage for the first time in 30 years.


1940   Percy Sledge

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