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Charles H. Kaman
is born in Washington DC, USA. He will become an aviation pioneer, but will also develop the Ovation Roundback guitar via his Kaman Music Corporation.
Ralph E. Smiley, M.D., Acting Coroner of Cerro Gordo County, Iowa, USA, publishes his report
into the previous day's aeroplane crash in Clear Lake, which resulted in the deaths of Buddy Holly
, Ritchie Valens
and The Big Bopper.
celebrates his 21st birthday at EMI headquarters in London, England, UK, Europe, before boarding a plane to fly to Singapore, Asia, at the start of a tour of the Far East.
When Gerry Marsden of Gerry And The Pacemakers
lands in Heathrow Airport, near London, England, UK, Europe, he tries to avoid paying customs duty on a guitar bought while in Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
From their chartered plane 23,000 feet above Kansas, USA, en route to Cincinnati, The Beatles
transmit thank-you messages to guests at a Melody Maker
awards lunch in London, UK.
fly back to London, UK, from Marseille, France, Europe, where they have been pre-recording a French tv show appearance.
Bruce Johnson flies from Los Angeles, California, USA, to New Orleans, Louisiana, where he is to join The Beach Boys
temporarily as a bassist, because Glen Campbell
has other commitments.
fly to Holland, Europe, for live gigs and tv appearances.
In the middle of a chaotic Asian tour, The Zombies
briefly leave Manila, Philippines, and fly to Hong Kong where they make plans for their next steps.
The Love Affair
fly to Vienna, Austria, Europe, to make an appearance on Austrian tv.
fly from the UK to Germany, Europe, for three days of tv appearances in Bremen and Frankfurt.
flies to Sweden, Europe, for two concerts in the Tivoli Gardens, Stockholm.
fly out of the UK to begin their first tour of the USA.
' leader Jim Morrison appears in the District Court, Phoenix, Arizona, USA, charged with causing a disturbance on a Continental Airlines flight three-weeks earlier.
A Corvair turbo-prop plane crash in a swampy wood near Gillsburg, Mississippi, USA, takes the lives of Lynyrd Skynyrd
members Ronnie Van Zant, Steven Gaines and Cassie Gaines.
The Pills, American Spring and Aircraft play at Madame Wong's West, Los Angeles, California, USA.
vocalist Mick Jagger
and Jerry Hall fly to Los Angeles, California, USA, where Jagger is to film scenes for The Nightiongale, an episode of cable tv series Faerie Tale Theater.
Following a horrific accident to drummer Rick Allen, the rest of Def Leppard
fly to Holland, Europe, to continue recording their next album.
and his family fly to New York City, USA, on Concorde for a holiday.
British indie darlings The Smiths
are preparing to fly to America to begin their first North American tour.
of the Rolling Stones
flies from New York City, USA, to San Francisco, California, to begin rehearsals for his upcoming solo tour of Australia, Oceania
is photographed while passing through Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Lawyer Tom Davis of Austin, Texas, USA, reveals that the family of blues-rock guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan
has settled its lawsuit against Omniflight Helicopters over his death in a 1990 helicopter crash for an undisclosed sum.
Country singer and songwriter John Denver dies when the experiemental lightweight aircraft he is piloting crashes into the sea
at Monterey Bay, California, USA.
The Tennessee General Assembly issues a decree honouring country singer-songwriter Darryl Worley
for his support of American troops. The resolution specifically hails his post-9/11 composition Have You Forgotten?
Air Supply, having been stranded overnight in Cuba by Hurricane Dennis, fly out to Los Angeles, California, USA.
Lana Del Rey
is reportedly seen "crying her eyes out" following an argument with her boyfriend, Italian photographer Francesco Carrozzini, at LAX Airport, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On her Rebel Heart
plays the second of two nights at the American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida, USA.
On her Live 2016 Tour
plays the third of four nights at The Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.