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1965 - The Beatles were honored with MBE (Member of the British Empire) medals.
1978 - The Police performed their first show on American soil at Boston’s Rat Club.
1980 - Jefferson Starship’s Paul Kantner suffered a brain hemorrhage while recording. He recovered fully after a 15-day stay in the hospital.
1981 - "Under Pressure" was recorded by Queen and David Bowie in Montreaux, Switzerland.
1992 - Pearl Jam broke the record for a first week of sales when their Vs. album sold 950,000 copies.
1998 - Marilyn Manson hit the road in Kansas City, Missouri for his Mechanical Animals tour.
1946 Keith Hopwood of Herman's Hermits
1952 David Was of Was (Not Was).
1953 Keith Strickland of The B-52s
1963 Natalie Merchant of 10,000 Maniacs
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