1964-The Who, then known as the High Numbers, audition for the British record label, EMI, who turned them down.
1965-The Rolling Stones release "Get Off My Cloud" in the UK. Two weeks later, it will be number one.
1969-Paul McCartney publicly denies rumors that he is dead.
1988-Elton John sold out Madison Square Garden for a record 26th time.
1966-Sales figures were released that showed that The Beatles sold 6,000,000 albums from their back catalog and a combined total of 13,000,000 copies of "The Beatles Anthology 1" and "The Beatles Anthology 2". A poll revealed that 41% of sales were to teenagers who were not even born when The Beatles split up in 1970.
1998-Bob Dylan played in his hometown of Duluth, Minnesota for the first time since the '60s.
2009-Former KISS drummer Peter Criss revealed that he had been diagnosed with breast cancer in December 2007.
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