Today in 2004, Ray Charles died at age 73.
Chester Burnett a.k.a. Howlin Wolf was born on this day in 1910
The late Judy Garland was born on this day in 1922
Today in 1995, “The Godfather of Soul”, Mr. James Brown was arrested in Aiken, SC for assaulting his 47 year old wife, Adrienne
Today in 2005, the white suit worn by John Lennon on the cover of Abbey Road sold for $118K at an auction in Las Vegas. Nice threads!
Today in 1964, Ray Charles is arrested with heroin and marijuana at Logan airport in Boston
Larry Mullen Jr. (U2) was born on this day in 1961
Vanilla Ice is 45 today. If my birth name were Robert Matthew Van Winkle I’d probably change it too!
Today in 1970, Michelle Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) married Dennis Hopper; the marriage is annulled 7 days later
Jazz legend John Coltrane was born on this day in 1926 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r594pxUjcz4
Ray Charles was born on this day in 1930 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HAjeSS3kktA
Bruce Springsteen is celebrating his 64th birthday today
Jerry Corbetta (Sugarloaf) was born on this day in 1947
Today in 1980, Bob Marley, suffering from cancer, plays his last concert at a show in Pittsburgh
In 1992, Actress Darryl Hannah breaks up with Jackson Browne, claiming he assaulted her
Steely Dan’s Aja was released today in 1977
Released on this day in 1978; Parallel Lines