Denny Doherty was born.
Felix Cavaliere was born.
Billy Ward and His Dominoes hit #3 on the R&B chart with "The Bells", #4 on the R&B chart with "Pedal Pushin' Papa", #5 on the R&B chart with "These Foolish Things Remind Me of You" and #2 on the R&B chart with "Rags To Riches".
Ringo (Lorne Greene) was a hit.
Donovan hits #1 with "Sunshine Superman"; Tim Buckley releases his first album.
Crosby Stills & Nash hit #21 with "suite Judy Blue Eyes".
The Beatles reach #1 with "Come Together".
Yes releases their self-titled debut album.
Art Garfunkel hits #18 with "I Only Have Eyes for You."
Kiss hits #12 in the US with "Rock and Roll Nite."
Bruce-mania remains in full swing as Bruce Springsteen's hotly anticipated five-album box set, Live/1975-85, becomes a retail sensation at Christmastime. The decade-spanning collection of concert recordings enters the chart at #1.
Bon Jovi hits #1 with "You Give Love a Bad Name".
Heaven Is A Place On Earth (Belinda Carlisle) was a hit.
Prodigy hits #8 in the UK with "Smack My Bitch Up".
George Harrison dies at the age of 58 after a long battle with cancer.