2005: Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne put the Beverly Hills house that was featured on the hit reality television show The Osbournes up for sale. Pop superstar Christina Aguilera eventually purchased the house.
1994: Poison singer Bret Michaels lost control of his Ferrari & crashed into a telephone pole in Burbank, CA. Michaels broke his thumb, nose & collarbone, lost four teeth, cracked his sternum, & received a hairline fracture of his upper jawbone.
1991: Founder & lead singer for The Byrds Gene Clark died of a heart attack at 46 years old at his home in Sherman Oaks, CA.
1991: Guns N’ Roses kicked off their Use Your Illusion Tour at the Alpine Valley Music Theater in East Troy, WI. The tour lasted until July of 1993.
1980: Patrons looking to buy tickets to Genesis’ benefit show at the Roxy in Los Angeles were surprised to see the band members selling the tickets themselves.
1978: Van Halen’s self titled debut album was certified Gold by the RIAA. It later went on to sell ten million copies in the U.S.
1970: Fleetwood Mac performed their last concert with Peter Green as their guitarist in Bath, U.K. at the Bath Festival.
1969: The Who peaked at number nineteen on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Pinball Wizard”, their fourth top forty single in the U.S.
1968: Mick Jagger & Marianne Faithfull were arrested on charges of marijuana possession, the same day the Rolling Stones release “Jumpin’ Jack Flash”.
Bob Dylan born in 1941
Albert Bouchard-drummer for Blue Oyster Cult born in 1947
Rich Robinson-guitarist for The Black Crowes born in 1969