APRIL 2ND IS THE 92ND DAY OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS EQUAL PAY DAY, INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S BOOK DAY, INTERNATIONAL FACT-CHECKING DAY, NATIONAL FERRET DAY, NATIONAL LOVE YOUR PRODUCE MANAGER DAY, NATIONAL PEANUT BUTTER AND JELLY DAY, RECONCILIATION DAY, AND WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY.
Eighteen-year-old Steve Winwood left The Spencer Davis Group to join Dave Mason, Jim Capaldi and Chris Wood in Traffic.
Ringo Starr releases “It Don’t Come Easy”. It is the first of ten Billboard Top 40 hits he will enjoy over the next ten years.
Fleetwood Mac’s “Rumors” album went to #1 on the Billboard chart where it stayed for 31 weeks.
At the Canadian equivalent of the Grammy’s, Anne Murray won four Juno Awards, including best single for “I Just Fall in Love Again”. The show’s host, Burton Cummings, former lead singer of The Guess Who, was named top male vocalist.