DECEMBER 2ND IS THE 336TH DAY OF THE YEAR. THERE ARE 29 DAYS REMAINING UNTIL THE END OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS CYBER MONDAY, NATIONAL FRITTERS DAY, AND PLAY BASKETBALL DAY.
Finally allowed to play instruments on their recordings, The Monkees scored their third US number one single with “Daydream Believer”.
Eric Burdon launches a bumper sticker campaign aimed at fighting VD. For every donation to the LA Free Clinic, Burdon sends out a bumper sticker that says Curb the Clap.
Kiss members Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons join Willie Nelson on US TV’s Geraldo to discuss the day’s topic: Sex on the Road.
While on tour with George Harrison, Ravi Shankar is hospitalized for a week in Chicago after suffering chest pains. After checking out OK, he rejoined the tour in Boston.