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Led Zeppelin

Keith Grant, a recording engineer who will become widely-known for his work at London's Olympic Studios on tracks by The Beatles, David Bowie, Eric Clapton, The Eagles, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Led Zeppelin, Queen, The Small Faces, Dusty Springfield, Scott Walker and others, is born in Freebridge, Norfolk, UK.
John Baldwin is born in Sidcup, Kent, UK. He will become better known as John Paul Jones, bassist for Led Zeppelin.
Train Kept A-Rollin' is recorded by The Tiny Bradshaw Band. The song will later migrate to the rock'n'roll community and will be covered by numerous bands including The Yardbirds, Led Zeppelin and Aerosmith.
Celebrated recording engineer and producer Andy Johns is born in the UK. He is best-known for his work with The Rolling Stones and Led Zeppelin.
Bill Wyman (bass), Ian Stewart (keyboards), Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page (guitars) and others play four songs together during a jam at Eel Pie Island, Twickenham, London, UK.
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The Masterminds release a cover version of the Bob Dylan song She Belongs To Me, in the UK on Immediate Records. Session guitarist on the track is Jimmy Page.
Calne-based band The Pack play a two-hour set at Lyneham Village Hall, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe. The show is attended by their booking manager 'Big' Pete Grant, who will go on to manage Led Zeppelin.
The Yardbirds play at the The City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Timechecks. This is one of the last Yardbirds gigs with Jeff Beck on guitar. He will leave within a week and be replaced by Jimmy Page.
Vanilla Fudge play the first of two nights at The Kinetic Playground, Chicago, Illinois, USA, supported by Led Zeppelin and Jethro Tull.
Led Zeppelin play in The Edmonton Garden, Edmonton, Canada.
Led Zeppelin play at The Antenne Culturelle du Kremlin-Bicetre, Paris, France, Europe.
Savoy Brown play the second of two nights at The Kinetic Playground, 4812 North Clark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA, supported by Jethro Tull, Led Zeppelin and The Litter.
Led Zeppelin, B.B. King and Ten Years After play at the Schaefer Music Festival, Wollman Skating Rink, Central Park, New York City, USA.
Led Zeppelin play in The Community Theatre, Berkeley, California, USA.
Led Zeppelin, Lighthouse and Santana play at The Kinetic Playground, 4812 North Clark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Led Zeppelin play the last of three nights at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by the Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band.
Led Zeppelin is awarded a Gold Disc in the USA by the R.I.A.A. for the album Led Zeppelin II.
Led Zeppelin play at The Rheinhalle, Dusseldorf, Germany, Europe.
The single Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin is awarded a US gold disc by the R.I.A.A.
Led Zeppelin play in The Arena, Winnipeg, Canada.
Led Zeppelin play at The Great Western Forum, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Led Zeppelin play at Southampton University, Southampton, Hampshire, UK.
Led Zeppelin play at the Sam Houston Arena, Houston, Texas.
Led Zeppelin come to the end of their first Japanese tour with the second of two nights in the Festival Hall, Osaka.
Led Zeppelin enter the Billboard US albums chart with their fourth album, Led Zeppelin IV (Untitled), which will peak at No2.
Led Zeppelin play in Kooyong Stadium, Melbourne, Australia.
Led Zeppelin play the second of two nights at Nassau County Coliseum, Uniondale, New York State.
Led Zeppelin play at Trentham Gardens, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, UK.
Led Zeppelin play the first of two nights at the Tennishallen, Stockholm, Sweden.
Led Zeppelin play in The Forum, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Led Zeppelin play the second of two nights at Chicago Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Led Zeppelin play at Milwaukee Arena, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
Tickets for Led Zeppelin's three Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA, shows next month sell out in four hours.
Robert Plant holds a 'Concert tour party' at The Be Bop Cafe, New York City, USA.
British record producer and engineer Vic Maile dies of cancer, aged 45. Maile worked with artists including Jimi Hendrix, The Animals, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, The Who and Motorhead.
Robert Plant plays at L'arena Valencia, Valencia, Spain, Europe.
Robert Plant plays the first of four nights at Hammersmith Odeon, London, England, UK.
On his Manic Nirvana tour, Robert Plant plays at at The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Robert Plant And Jimmy Page play the first of two nights at The Point, Dublin, Ireland, Europe, with special guests Big Country.
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John Paul Jones, former bassist with Led Zeppelin, releases a new album, The Thunderthief.
On his Manic Nirvana tour Robert Plant plays at The Pine Knob Music Theatre, Clarkston, Michigan, USA.
Robert Plant appears on BBC tv show Breakfast, in the UK, to promote his new album Band Of Joy.
On her Monster Ball tour, Lady Gaga plays at John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA.
While promoting his new album Band Of Joy, Robert Plant plays at St. David's Hall, Cardiff, Wales.
Led Zeppelin host an uncomfortably awkward press conference at the Museum of Modern Art, New York City, USA, intended to promote Celebration Day, an upcoming film about their 2007 reunion concert. Instead, much of the time is spent fending off questions about the possibility of any further Led Zeppelin reunions.
Having lost its core funding, the British Music Experience museum in London, UK, closes down, and announces that it is seeking a new home.
Robert Plant releases a new LP, Lullaby And The Ceaseless Roar, on Nonesuch/East West Records in the UK.
It is reported that former Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page has written to Kensington and Chelsea Council in London, UK, declaring his objections to house modernisation plans by Robbie Williams. Page and Williams are neighbours in Holland Park, with Page having owned The Tower House, valued at £20m, since 1972, while Williams bought Woodland House for £17.5m in 2013.
Robert Plant spends the evening at The Black Swan, Devizes, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe.