AUGUST 7TH IS THE 219TH DAY OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS BEACH PARTY DAY, NATIONAL LIGHTHOUSE DAY, PROFESSIONAL SPEAKERS DAY, PURPLE HEART DAY AND RASPBERRIES ‘N CREAM DAY!
Vocalist and keyboard player Mike Smith of The Dave Clark 5 was pulled off the stage by overzealous fans during a show in Chicago and broke two ribs.
Peter Wolf of the J. Geils Band married actress Faye Dunaway in a Beverly Hills courtroom.
Elton John and Kiki Dee combined their talents for a US number one smash, “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart”
Yes were given a day in their honor in the city of Philadelphia.