Happy Birthday Jeff Beck!
Musicians Born On June 24
1944 Jeff Beck (Hi-Ho Silver Lining)
1944 Arthur Brown (Fire)
1944 Chris Wood (Traffic)
1945 Colin Blunstone (Zombies)
1947 Mick Fleetwood (Fleetwood Mac)
1948 Patrick Moraz (Yes/Moody Blues)
1957 Astro (UB40)
1959 Alan McClusky (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark)
1961 Curt Smith (Tears for Fears)
1970 Glen Medeiros (Nothing's Gonna Change my Love for You)
Happy Birthday Mick Fleetwood!
Number 1 In The Charts On June 24
1965 Hollies: I'm Alive : UK 45
1989 Soul II Soul: Back to Life : UK 45
1989` Paul McCartney: Flowers in the Dirt : UK LP
1990 New Kids On The Block : Step By Step : US LP
1995 Pink Floyd : Pulse : US LP
1995 Michael Jackson : HIStory - Past Present and Future Book 1 : UK LP
Happy Birthday Arthur Brown!
Various Music Events On June 24
1957 Jerry Lee Lewis debuts on US chart with Whole Lotta Shakin' going On
1960 Second Newport Folk Festival begins, with Joan Baez and John Lee Hooker
1964 Sam Cooke begins two-week engagement at Copacabana Club in New York. A 72-foot billboard is erected in Times Square to advertise the gig
1965 John Lennon publishes A Spaniard in the Works, his second book
1967 Jefferson Airplane hit US chart with White Rabbit
1972 Beach Boys' Carl and the Passions hits UK LP chart
1973 Blues Project, with Al Kooper, Steve Katz, Roy Blumenfeld, Danny Kalib and Andy Kulberg (only Tommy Flanders was missing) reunite for a concert in New York's Central Park. They are filmed for documentary called Reunion
1978 Rolling Stones enter UK chart with Some Girls LP
1990 Roger O'Donnell quits The Cure
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