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1961 - Elvis Presley’s Blue Hawaii film premiered.

1970 – Santana released his single "Black Magic Woman.”

1987 - Sonny and Cher took appeared on Late Night with David Letterman show to sing "I Got You Babe.”

1990 - The Who guitarist Pete Townshend confessed his bisexuality in an interview with Newsweek.

1992 - John Cascella, who played keyboards in John Mellencamp's band, was discovered dead in his car in Indiana. Authorities believed his death was the result of a heart attack.

1995 - The Rolling Stones released an acoustic album, Stripped.

2000 - Michael Abram went on trial for attacking George Harrison and his wife Olivia in their U.K. home on December 30, 1999.


Birthdays:

1947 Buckwheat Zydeco
1949 James Young of Styx
1952 Alec John Such of Bon Jovi

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