Let’s get it rolling on this day in 1974, when Cher filed for divorce from Sonny. She would soon hook up with Greg Allman.
Kiss immortalize their hand prints at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on this day in 1976.
Winners on this day in 1977 at the Grammy Awards, included Stevie Wonder for Best album with “Songs In The Key Of Life,”and Best Vocal performance for “I Wish.” Best album went to Chicago for “Chicago X” and Best new artist went to the Starland Vocal Band.
On this day in 1981 Rick James releases “Give It To Me Baby.”
Singer Pat Benatar married her second husband, her guitar player Neil Geraldo, on this day in 1982. They have two daughters, Haley and Hana.
Tragedy struck at a night club called The Station, on this day in 2003. 100 people died, when pyrotechnics at a Great White show, ignited a fire and burned the club to the ground. Ty Longley, lead guitarist for Great White, was one of the victims. The owners of the club were sentenced to 15 years in prison and fined over a million dollars.
Lot’s of would’ve been birthdays today. Happy born on day to Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, Walter Becker from Steely Dan, and John Geils better known as just J. Geils and let’s do a happy birthday to Brian Littrell from the Back Street Boys who is 43 today.