1988, Roy Orbison celebrated his 52nd birthday at a Bruce Springsteen concert, during which the audience sang happy birthday to him.
1978, Sex Pistols bass player Sid Vicious filmed his version of 'My Way' for the Sex Pistols' film 'The Great Rock n Roll Swindle.'
1976, The Ramones released their eponymous debut album. On the same day The Sex Pistols played The Nashville Rooms, London supporting The 101'ers who featured Clash vocalist Joe Strummer.
1975, Pete Ham, singer, songwriter with Badfinger committed suicide by hanging himself. Ham co-wrote 'Without You' a hit for Harry Nilson and Mariah Carey.
1971, The Rolling Stones releasede bands first release on Atlantic records. The cove their classic album, 'Sticky Fingers' in the UK. The album made No. …