1941 - Richie Havens born.
1942 - Edwin Starr born. Starr died on 2nd April 2003 aged 61.
1963 - The Beatles made their third appearance on the Radio Luxembourg program ‘The Friday Spectacular’. They chat with the host and play ‘Please Please Me’ and ‘Ask Me Why’.
1965 - Over 3,000 screaming fans met The Rolling Stones and Roy Orbison at Sydney Airport when they arrived for a 16 date of tour in Australia and New Zealand.
1966 - George Harrison married Patti Boyd at Leatherhead Register Office in Surrey with Paul McCartney as Best man. George had first met Patti on the set of The Beatles movie ‘A Hard Days Night.’
1970 - Elvis Presley's last film 'Change Of Habit' was released.
1973 - The Rolling Stones kicked off an 11 date Pacific tour at Honolulu International Centre, Hawaii.