The Alarm, who had a 1983 UK No.17 single with ‘68 Guns’. Solo and member of Dead Men Walking with Kirk Brandon, (ex Spear Of Destiny), Slim Jim Phantom, (Stray Cats), Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols) and Bruce Watson (Big Country).
1957, Born on this day, Stewart Wood,
Bay City Rollers, (1975 UK No.1 single 'Bye Bye Baby' plus 11 other UK Top 20 singles', 1976 US No.1 single 'Saturday Night').
1957, Born on this day, Dennis Diken, drums, US group, The Smithereens, (1988 US No.41 album 'Smithereens 11).
1948, Born on this day, Elkie Brooks, (Elaine Bookbinder), singer, solo, (1977 UK No.8 single 'Pearl's A Singer'), also a member of Elkie Brooks with Robert Palmer.
1943, Born on this day,
George Harrison – guitarist and vocalist with The Beatles, the world’s most successful group. The all-time bestselling album in the UK is The Beatles’ Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, with over 4.5 million copies sold. Harrison wrote the 1969 US No. …