1947 - Born on this day, Bunny Livingston, Bob Marley and the Wailers
, percussion, vocals, left in 1974.
1948 - Born on this day, Fred Smith, bass, Television
1950 - Born on this day, Eddie Hazel, Parliament
1950 - Born on this day, Dave Pevertt, vocals, guitar, Savoy Brown
. He died on 7th February 2000.
1956 - Nat King Cole
was attacked on stage during a show in Birmingham, Alabama by racial segregationists.
1959 - Born on this day, Brian Setzer, guitar, vocals, The Stray Cats
, Brian Setzer Orchestra
1962 - The Beatles
former bass player Stuart Sutcliff died. Sutcliff had stayed in Hamburg after leaving the group. Died of a brain haemorrhage in an ambulance on the way to hospital aged 22.
1963 - Born on this day, Mark Oliver Everett, lead singer, guitarist, and keyboardist with Eels
1964 - Born on this day, Alan 'Reni' Wren, drums, The Stone Roses
1965 - The last night of a twice-nightly UK package tour featuring Dusty Springfield