FEBRUARY 20TH IS THE 51ST DAY OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS CLEAN OUT YOUR BOOKCASE DAY, LOVE YOUR PET DAY, NATIONAL CHERRY PIE DAY, NATIONAL HANDCUFF DAY, NATIONAL MUFFIN DAY, NATIONAL STUDENT VOLUNTEER DAY, AND THE GREAT AMERICAN SPIT OUT!
All four members of KISS had their footprints implanted on the pavement outside Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.
Bob McBride, the lead singer of the Canadian group Lighthouse, died of complications from his long battle with substance abuse. He was 51.
Sales of Blue Swede’s “Hooked on a Feeling” went through the roof following its use in the new trailer for the film Guardians of the Galaxy. The song originally became a #1 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 on April 6, 1974.
The Songwriters Hall Of Fame announced that Gordon Lightfoot and Bob Seger would be inducted later that year in New York.