2014 - KISS begins their first residency with a show at the Hard Rock in Vegas.
2000 - The Who guest star on the "A Tale of Two Springfields" episode of The Simpsons.
1989 - Ritchie Blackmore (44-year-old) meets the 18-year-old Candice Isralow on a football field in New York State.
1983 - The Fixx enjoy their peak U.S. chart success when "One Thing Leads To Another" reaches #4 on the Billboard chart.
1979 - Mick Jagger officially divorces his first wife, Bianca.
1977 - Ozzy Osbourne quit Black Sabbath only to rejoin a few weeks later.
1977 - A record store manager in Nottingham, England, is arrested for displaying a poster promoting The Sex Pistols' album Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols.
1974 - The Eagles release "Best Of My Love."
1970 - Led Zeppelin releases "Immigrant Song."
1965 - The Who release "My Generation" in the US.
1959 - Bryan Adams is born in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.
1946 - Gram Parsons is born Ingram Cecil Connor III in his mom's hometown of Winter Haven, Florida, but will reside in Waycross, Georgia.