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1965 - The Rolling Stones, Strangeloves and Fontella Bass all appeared on the television program Shindig!

1965 - The Animals released their hit song "It's My Life."

1966 - Bill Graham opened his Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco, California.

1973 - Phil Kaufman, manager for singer Gram Parsons, was fined $300 for stealing Parsons' body from the Los Angeles International Airport. Kaufman said it was Parson's wish to be cremated.

1975 - The Sex Pistols played their first live show at London’s St. Martin's School of Art.

2001 - Metallica released Classic Albums on VHS and DVD.

Birthdays:

1948 Glenn Frey of The Eagles

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