MAY 9TH IS THE 129TH DAY OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS LOST SOCK MEMORIAL DAY, NATIONAL BUTTERSCOTCH BROWNIE DAY, NATIONAL MOSCATO DAY AND TEAR THE TAGS OFF THE MATTRESS DAY.
During a concert at London’s Albert Hall, 20-year-old Paul McCartney met future girlfriend, 17 year-old Jane Asher, for the first time.
After 14 weeks at number one with 3 different songs, The Beatles are finally pushed out of Billboard’s top spot by 63-year-old Louis Armstrong’s “Hello Dolly”. (I want to hold your hand (7 weeks)-she loves you (2 weeks), can’t buy me love (5 weeks)
Mick Jagger adds $150,000 of his own money to the $350,000 raised by The Rolling Stones’ January benefit concert for victims of the Nicaraguan earthquake.
The Guess Who hit the top spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 with “American Woman”.