Fox Facts: January 9


2015 - Jake White of The White Stripes appeared on the History Channel show American Pickers. In the episode, White buys a stuffed elephant head for the sticker price of $12,500.

2007 - John Mayer joined Steve Jobs onstage at the Macworld Expo in San Francisco to introduce Apple's latest invention: the iPhone.

2005 - Vince Neil of Mötley Crüe married Lia Gerardini at a ceremony in Las Vegas officiated by MC Hammer, who shared a house with Neil on the reality show The Surreal Life.

1973 - Mick Jagger was refused a Japanese visa because of a 1969 drug bust, putting an end to the Rolling Stones' plans to tour the Orient.

1965 - The Beatles' Beatles 65 jumps from #98 to #1 on the Billboard Albums chart in one week...and begins a 9 week run at number 1.

1963 - Charlie Watts joins The Rolling Stones, replacing Tony Chapman as their drummer.

Birthdays

  • David Johansen of New York Dolls was born in Staten Island, NY in 1950
  • Jimmy Page was born in Heston, Middlesex, England in 1944