1943 – Singer/Guitarist George Benson is born in Pittsburgh.
1969 – John Lennon & Yoko Ono begin their bed-in for peace in Amsterdam.
1978 – The Beatles parody, The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash airs on the BBC.
1953 – Singer Chaka Khan (Rufus) is born in Chicago.
1964 – The book In His Own Write by John Lennon is published.
1985 – Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley are married.
1949 – Singer/Producer Nick Lowe is born in Woodbridge, Suffolk, England.
1962 – Mick Jagger and Keith Richards make their professional debut with Little Boy Blue & the Blue Boys.
1965 – Rolling Stone Bill Wyman is knocked out by an electrical shock onstage in Denmark.