On this day in 1963 The Beatles’ “She Loves You” becomes England’s best-selling single of all time, a record that won’t be broken until 1977, when Sir Paul McCartney releases “Mull Of Kintyre.”
We roll to this day in 1968, when Rolling Stone magazine reported that Pete Townshend of the Who was working on a “rock opera” about a boy who is deaf, dumb, and blind.
On this day in 1969 “Honky Tonk Women” by the Rolling Stones was the #1 song.
The first MTV Video Music Awards show was held on this day in 1984 at Radio City Music Hall, hosted by Bette Midler and Dan Ayroyd. David Bowie won Video of the year for “China Girl.”
Earth, Wind & Fire received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on this day in 1995.
On this day in 2005, Britney Spears gives birth to her first child, Sean Federline. Sean is the boy on the far right of the photo.
And on this day in 2009, we lost the great Patrick Swayze, who died of pancreatic cancer at just 57.
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