NOVEMBER 1ST IS THE 305TH DAY OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS NATIONAL AUTHOR’S DAY, NATIONAL BRUSH DAY, NATIONAL CALZONE DAY, NATIONAL DEEP FRIED CLAMS DAY, NATIONAL GO COOK FOR YOUR PETS DAY, NATIONAL VINEGAR DAY AND WORLD VEGAN DAY.
“Suspicious Minds” reached the top of the Billboard chart, becoming Elvis Presley’s 17th and final US number one hit during his lifetime.
Elton John, who teamed up with Neil Sedaka on the week before’s Billboard chart topper, “Bad Blood”, took over the top spot himself with “Island Girl”
61-year-old Terry Knight, the former manager of Grand Funk Railroad, was murdered at his home in Killeen, Texas. Knight was defending his daughter during a domestic disturbance when he was stabbed by her 26 year-old boyfriend.
Rochester, New York police halt a Rolling Stones concert until over 3,500 screaming fans return to order.