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1960 - Frank Sinatra made the first recording on his very own record company, Reprise Records. Ol' Blue Eyes crooned out "Ring-A-Ding-Ding" and "Let’s Fall in Love."

1974 - Ronnie Wood joined up with The Rolling Stones.

1987 - Successful folk rocker Paul Simon joined the unsuccessful presidential candidate of the same name to host Saturday Night Live.

2001 - Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland pled guilty to a domestic battery after a domestic dispute with his wife at a Hard Rock Hotel a month earlier. The judge allowed a plea bargain dismissing the case provided that Weiland stay out of trouble for six months and attend 26 counseling sessions.


1941   Maurice White of Earth, Wind and Fire
1944  Alvin Lee of Ten Years After
1945  John McEuen of Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

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