1947 - Born on this day, James Osterberg, (Iggy Pop), The Stooges, solo.
1959 - Born on this day, Robert Smith, guitar, vocals, The Cure.
1959 - Born on this day, Michael Timmins, guitar, Cowboy Junkies.
1963 - The Rolling Stones appeared at The Crawdaddy Club, Station Hotel, London. The band was paid £50 for the gig.
1969 - Appearing at The Royal Albert Hall, London, Janis Joplin supported by Yes.
1970 - Tyrannosaurus Rex, Spooky Tooth, Jackie Lomax and Heavy Jelly all appeared at The Roundhouse, London, tickets, 25 shillings.
1973 - Alice Cooper went to No.1 on the US album chart with 'Billion Dollar Babies.' Also a No.1 album in the UK.
1978 - UK folk singer Sandy Denny died after falling down a flight of stairs at a friend's house. She was a member of Fairport Convention and a solo artist. Denny Featured on the Led Zeppelin track 'Battle Of Evermore' on the bands fourth album.