Dobro great Rob Ickes born
Blues artist Little Willie John died in prison after being convicted of manslaughter. Co-wrote and was the first to record a 'Fever'
John and Yoko began an eight-day 'bed in', in room 1742 of The Hotel La Reine Elizabeth, Montreal, Canada, to promote world peace. They recorded 'Give Peace a Chance' in the hotel room (Petula Clark can be heard on the chorus). The song was credited to Lennon & McCartney, even though Paul had nothing to do with the record.
Michael Jackson married Lisa Marie Presley, daughter of Elvis Presley.