On this day in 1968, Valerie Solanas shot and almost killed Andy Warhol
Today in 2011, Andrew Gold died in his sleep at age 59
Ian Hunter (Mott The Hoople) is 75 today
Remembering Curtis Mayfield, born on this day in 1942
The late Billy Powell (Lynyrd Skynyrd) was born today in 1952
On a personal note, today we remember our friend Allen Ginsberg who was born on this day in 1926 and passed in 1997. I had the pleasure to spend a few days with Allen back in 1982 and we corresponded for several years after that. He was a special talent.