FEBRUARY 27TH IS THE 58TH DAY OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS INCONVENIENCE YOURSELF DAY, INTERNATIONAL POLAR BEAR DAY, NATIONAL KAHLUA DAY, NATIONAL RETRO DAY, NATIONAL STRAWBERRY DAY AND POKÉMON DAY.
Jefferson Airplane is fined $1,000 for onstage profanity in Oklahoma City.
Keith Richards is arrested in Toronto after police raid his hotel room and seize 22 grams of heroin, 5 grams of cocaine and narcotics paraphernalia. His bail was set at $25,000.
Tom “T-Bone” Wolk, who played bass for nearly 30 years with Daryl Hall And John Oates and also recorded with Elvis Costello and Billy Joel, died of an apparent heart attack at the age of 58.
The Doobie Brothers’ “What a Fool Believes” wins a Grammy Award for both Record of the Year and Song of the Year, while Billy Joel’s “52nd Street” wins both Album of the Year and Best Male Pop Vocal Performance.