TODAY IS APRIL 16TH, THE 106TH DAY OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS BOSTON MARATHON DAY, NATIONAL EGGS BENEDICT DAY, NATIONAL LIBRARIAN DAY, NATIONAL WEAR YOUR PAJAMAS TO WORK DAY, PATRIOTS’ DAY, SAVE THE ELEPHANT DAY AND TEACH YOUR DAUGHTER TO VOLUNTEER DAY.
Paul McCartney’s first television special, James Paul McCartney, airs in America on the ABC network. The show, which includes performances by McCartney and Wings.
While riding high on the success of his hit TV show Starsky and Hutch, David Soul reached Billboard’s top spot with “Don’t Give up on us”.
KISS appear in full make-up at the 38th Grammy Awards, where they announce a reunion tour. It will mark the first time all four members have appeared together in fifteen years.
Paul McCartney headlines a concert at the Hollywood Bowl to celebrate Earth Day. Other performers at the concert include Ringo Starr, Don Henley AND Steve Miller.