-Guitarist Dante DeCaro leaves much hyped Canadian rockers Hot Hot Heat
-50s musician Julie London dies in LA
-Former Alice Cooper manager Glen Buxton dies at age 49
-Lee Allen, sax player, dies in LA at age 68
-Fleetwood Mac's Christine McVie marries Eduardo DeMendoca
-Police arrest 15 youths at Earth, Wind and Fire concert. They are charged with robbing fans on their way to the gig
-For the 2nd episode of Saturday Night Live, Simon and Garfunkel are the musical guests
-Al Green's ex-girlfriend Mary Woodson pours pot of boiling grits on the soul singer in the bathroom of his Memphis home
-Jefferson Airplane's Paul Kantner is arrested for marijuana possession
-Police raid John Lennon and Yoko Ono's apartment in London and arrest the couple and charge them with possession of marijuana
-John Lennon stars as Private Gripweed in How I Won the War
-The Jimi Hendrix Experience play before 14,500 people at the Paris Olympia less than a week after starting.
-The Animals begin their first headlining tour in Manchester, England
-The Beatles' record Eight Days a Week
-Trumpeter Wynton Marsalis, is born in New Orleans
-Paul McCartney makes his live debut with the Quarrymen at New Clubmoor Hall in Liverpool, England
-The Doobie Brothers drummer Keith Knudsen is born in Ames, Iowa. Joined the band in 1974
-REO Speedwagon guitarist Gary Richrath is born in Peoria, Ill.
-Songwriter Laura Nyro, is born in Bronx, New York
-Russ Gugiere, Association vocalist, is born in Portsmouth, N.H.
-Songwriter Cynthia Weil is born in New York
-Chuck Berry is born in St. Louis