Music History for
1818 - Composer Henry Charles Litolff was born.
1943 - Frank Sinatra made his debut as vocalist on radio's "Your Hit Parade."
1970 - John Lennon's "Instant Karma" with Yoko Ono's "Who Has Seen the Wind?" was released in the U.K.
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1971 - Richard Thompson left Fairport Convention.
1987 - Joan Jett made her acting debut in "Light Of Day."
1987 - Sonny Bono declared his candidacy for mayor of Palm Springs.
1990 - Billy Idol broke several bones in a serious motorcycle accident. As a result he could not appear in Oliver Stone's "The Doors" in a major role.
2002 - Celine Dion's "A New Day Has Come" was released for radio play.
2003 - 50 Cent's debut album "Get Rich or Die Tryin'" was released.