1924 - Born on this day, Henry Mancini, US composer and conductor, died 14th June 1994.
1935 - Born on this day, Bobby Vinton.
1939 - Born on this day, Dusty Springfield, UK singer. She died on March 3rd 1999.
1947 - Born on this day, Gerry Rafferty, UK singer songwriter, Stealers Wheel, Solo, Member of late 1960's group The Humblebums with Billy Connolly.
1949 - Born on this day, Boll 'Sputnick' Spooner, guitar, The Tubes.
1951 - Born on this day, John Bentley, bass, Squeeze.
1956 - Buddy Holly's first single 'Blue Days, Black Nights', was released.
1964 - Born on this day, Dave Pirner, vocals, guitar, Soul Asylum.
1964 - The Beatles filmed the "chase scenes" for A Hard Days Night with actors dressed as policemen in the Notting Hill Gate area of London. In the evening they recorded the title track for the film, ‘A Hard Day's Night’ at Abbey Road. …