Music History for
1796 - Composer Franz Adolf Berwald was born.
1866 - Composer Francesco Cilea was born.
1941 - "Memories of You" was recorded by Sonny Dunham and his
1950 - "The Gene Autry Show" premiered on CBS-TV.
1977 - Foreigner's "Cold As Ice" was released.
1977 - In Oakland, CA, Judas Priest opened for Led Zeppelin for the first time.
1980 - Keith Godchaux (Grateful Dead) died of injuries that he
sustained in a car accident in Marin County, CA.
1990 - Production began on the film, "Falling From Grace."
The film marked John Mellencamp's acting and directing
1993 - A gunman fired into the New York club Danceteria. Eric
Tallman (Erotic Exotic) was injured when the bullet grazed
1998 - It was announced that Iron Maiden would have to cancel the
a month of its U.S. tour. The doctor of Blaze Bayley advised him to not sing for one month.