1970-Pink Floyd were at the top of the UK album chart with "Atom Heart Mother"
1973-John Lennon launches another round of litigation against the US government, claiming that his phone has been tapped and that he is under constant surveillance.
1978-Keith Richards was convicted in a Canadian court on a drug charge and received a one year suspended sentence, as well an order to play a benefit concert.
1980-The British government presented Paul McCartney with a rhodium-plated medallion for being named "The best selling songwriter and recording artist in history", by The Guinness Book of Records.
1988-The court case begins between John Fogerty and Fantasy Records, who claimed that John plagiarized his own song, "Run Through The Jungle", when writing his 1985 #10 hit, "The Old Man Down The Road"
2005-Guitarist Eric Clapton, bassist Jack Bruce and drummer Ginger Baker opened a sold-out, three-night stand at New York's Madison Square Garden.
2017-Fats Domino, a Rock 'n' Roll pioneer who placed 37 songs on the Billboard Top 40 between 1955 and 1963, passed away at the age of 89.
bass, The Rolling Stones. Now tours with his backing band, The Rhythm Kings.
Steppenwolf. Died November 28,1993.
drummer Mott The Hoople,died on January 17, 2016.