August 5th: On this Day


5 Ago 2006, 23:33

1992, Jeff Porcaro of Toto died age 38 of a heart attack caused by an allergic reaction to lawn pesticides.

1978, The Rolling Stones went to No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Miss You', the groups eighth US No.1, it made No.3 in the UK.

1966, Born on this day, Jennifer Finch, bass, L7, (1992 UK No. 21 single ‘Pretend We’re Dead’).

1960, Born on this day, Stuart Croxford, Kajagoogoo (1983 UK No.1 single 'Too Shy').

1959, Born on this day, Pat Smear, Germs, Nirvana, (fourth member), Foo Fighters, (1995 UK No.5 single 'This Is A Call'). Left the band in 1997.

1959, Born on this day, Pete Burns, singer, Mystery Girls, Dead or Alive, (1985 UK No.1 single 'You Spin Me Round, Like A Record').

1947, Born on this day, Gregory Leskiw, Guess Who, (1970 US No.1 & UK No.19 single 'American Woman').

1942, Born on this day, Rick Huxley guitar, Dave Clark Five, (1964 UK No.1 single 'Glad All Over', 1965 US No.1 single 'Over And Over' , plus over 15 other UK top 40 singles).

1941, Born on this day, Airto Moreira drummer, Weather Report, (1976 single 'Birdland', 1977 album Heavy Weather').

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  • Serpent_axed

    guess the grass isn't always greener after all

    10 Ago 2006, 17:18
  • carmenperu

    Entre a esta pagina para Saludar al gran Maestro PAT de los mejores guitarristas..y por supuesto uno de mis favoritos, espero lo haya pasado relindo en compañia de su familia, espero algun dia conocerlo Sr. Pat. le envio muhcos besitos y que Dios siempre lo cuide saludos fron Lima Peru Carmen MARTINEZ

    6 Ago 2012, 2:29
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