Jerry Leiber was born.
Stu Cook was born.
Bill Black's Combo hits #9 with "White Silver Sands".
Mrs. Brown You've Got a Lovely Daughter (Herman's Hermits) was a hit.
Van Morrison hits #39 with "Come Running".
Emperor Hirohto dies.
The reunited Eagles perform live at Warner Burbank Studios for an MTV special that is aired the following November.
Neil Young releases 'Silver & Gold,' one of his most intimate and personal albums.