2007: Van Halen announced that David Lee Roth would be rejoining them as their singer for a reunion tour which kicked off in September of that year. It was also announced that Eddie Van Halen’s son Wolfgang would be replacing Michael Anthony as their bassist.
2006: Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora & Heather Locklear announced that they had filed for divorce. Their divorce would be finalized in April 2007.
2003: Brian Johnson of AC/DC joined The Scorpions onstage during a concert at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa to sing “Rock You Like a Hurricane”.
1992: Todd Rundgren became a parent for the third time when his son Rebop was born. It was Rundgren’s first child with singer Michele Gray who later married Todd.
1991: Iggy Pop peaked at number twenty-eight on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Candy”, a duet with Kate Pierson of The B-52’s. This was Pop’s only top 40 single in the U.S.
1980: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers peaked at number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Don’t Do Me Like That” which was their first top ten single in the U.S.
1979: Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious died of a heroin overdose in New York City. He was 21 years old.
1976: David Bowie unveiled his Thin White Duke persona when he kicked off his tour at the Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver.
1973: Keith Emerson of Emerson, Lake & Palmer injured his hands during a concert in San Francisco when a rigged piano exploded prematurely
Graham Nash-guitarist for The Hollies & Crosby, Stills, & Nash born in 1942
Ross Valory-bassist for Journey born in 1949
Robert DeLeo-bassist for Stone Temple Pilots born in 1966