Kylie Minogue - 41 (Biggest hits: "Can't Get You Out Of My Head" and "THE LOCO-MOTION". Bounced back quite sexily from her battle with breast cancer.)
Roland Gift - 47 (Fine Young Cannibals' singer of ambiguous heritage.)
John Fogerty - 64 (Creedence Clearwater Revival.) (Their biggest jams include . . . "Proud Mary", "Bad Moon Rising", "Green River", "Down On The Corner", "Travelin' Road", "Up Around the Bend" . . .)
Rudy Giuliani - 65
Gladys Knight - 65
BILLY VERA!!! - 65 (Singer [slash] Musical Director of "Into the Night - starring RICK DEES"!!! Biggest hit: "At This Moment". Second biggest hit: Rock Bottom!!! APB on Billy Vera!!!
BETH HOWLAND!!! - 68 (VERA ON "ALICE"!!!) (--Isn't it about time for her to turn up as a hooker in a Quentin Tarantino movie or something???)
1955 - "Billboard" reported that "The Ballad of Davy Crockett" was the most popular song in the U.S.
1966 - Ike & Tina Turner released "River Deep, Mountain, High."
1969 - Mick Jagger (Rolling Stones) and girlfriend Marianne Faithful were arrested in their London home on marijuana possession charges.
1969 - Judy Collins appeared on "The Tonight Show" with Johnny Carson.
1973 - Ronnie Lane left the band Faces.
1976 - The Allman Brothers Band broke up after Gregg Allman testified against his personal road manager in a drug case. The band reformed in 1978.
1977 - The song "Barracuda" was released by Heart.
1977 - Bruce Springsteen settled out of court with his former manager Mike Appel. The settlement allowed Springsteen to began recording again.
1977 - John Davidson escaped a fire at the Beverly Hills Supper Club in Southgate, Kentucky, which killed 164 people and injured 130 others.
1979 - The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund held a news conference to announce plans for a memorial honoring those who served in the war.
1983 - "Weird Al" Yankovic left his job as a mail clerk.
1986 - Dick Clark's "America Picks the No. 1 Songs" TV special aired.
1987 - Whitney Houston released her album "Whitney
1998 - Elton John and Bernie Taupin won an Ivor Novello Award for their re-written version of "Candle in the Wind '97."