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Pink Floyd

Jazz and classical guitarist http://www.allmusic.com/artist/david-gilmore-mn0000214159/biographyDavid Gilmore (not the one in Pink Floyd) is born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
Gary Wallis is born in Westminster, London, UK. He will find success as a rock drummer and musical director, working with Pink Floyd, Tom Jones, Mike And The Mechanics, Girls Aloud, Atomic Kitten, Westlife and others.
Jokers Wild play at The Racehorse, Northampton, England, UK. The group includes David Gilmour who will find greater success as a member of Pink Floyd.
Jokers Wild, a group including guitarist David Gilmour, later to join Pink Floyd, plays at Les Jeux Interdits, The Victoria Ballroom, Cambridge, England, UK.
An early line-up of Pink Floyd appears at the Melody Maker National Beat Contest, Wimbledon Palais, London, and also at the Beat Contest, The Country Club, Belsize Park, London, England, UK, Europe.
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Pink Floyd record their rambling space-rock instrumental, Interstellar Overdrive, at Sound Techniques Studio, Chelsea, London, UK. It will be released on their debut album, The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn.
Pink Floyd enter the UK singles chart with their second single, See Emily Play, which will peak at No6. They also play a gig at Bradford University, Yorkshire, UK.
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In London, a former Irish folk club opens as psychedelic venue The Night Tripper. The press adverts offer such enticements as "films, slides, heat, food", and Pink Floyd as the first headline act. The club will soon change its name to The UFO.
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Pink Floyd play at Hastings Pier, Hastings, England, UK, Europe. This is believed to have been the last gig at which Syd Barrett played with the group.
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Pink Floyd have an Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, recording session, working on The Most Boring Song I've Ever Heard Bar Two (later re-titled See Saw).
Pink Floyd play at Woolwich Polytechnic, Woolwich, England, UK, Europe.
Pink Floyd have an Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, recording session, working on Nick's Boogie.
Pink Floyd perform A Saucerful Of Secrets during a live appearance at BBC Studios, Elstree, England, UK, Europe.
Pink Floyd play at the Mayfair Suite, The Belfry Hotel, Wishaw, Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, UK, Europe. Support acts are Young Blood and The Pineapple Incident.
Pink Floyd play the second of three nights at The Scene club, New York City, USA.
Pink Floyd play the last of three nights at The Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
Pink Floyd play at Kastival 68, Kasterlee, Belgium, Europe.
Pink Floyd play at Queensway Hall, Civic Center, Dunstable, UK.
The Cheetah Club, formerly The Aragon Ballroom in Pacific Ocean Park, Santa Monica, California, USA, burns to the ground. The Cheetah, opened in 1967, had staged shows by Pink Floyd, The Doors and many others.
Pink Floyd, Stoneground, The Faces, Mott The Hoople, Edgar Broughton, Formerly Fat Harry, Caravan, Silver Meter , Daddy Longlegs, General Waste-more-land, The Hog Farm and DJ Jeff Dexter take part in the final show of The Medicine Ball Caravan, at Charlton Park, Bishopsbourne, near Canterbury, Kent, UK.
Pink Floyd play at The Memorial Coliseum, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd reaches No1 in the Billboard albums chart in the USA.
Pink Floyd, The Steve Miller Band, Captain Beefheart, Roy Harper, and Linda Lewis play at Knebworth Festival, Knebworth Park, Knebworth, Hertfordshire, UK. Pink Floyd's typically understated set opens with two Spitfires flying overhead. The Steve Miller Band perform their future No1 hit single Rock'N Me live for the first time. Roy Harper arrives backstage wearing a cowboy hat and riding a white charger which proceeds to evacuate its bowels, somewhat undermining the romantic illusion Harper is trying to create.
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Pink Floyd release a double concept album, The Wall on Harvest Records in the UK.
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On their The Wall tour, Pink Floyd play the second of five nights at Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, Long Island, New York State, USA.
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Roger Waters plays at Rosemont Horizon, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Former Pink Floyd member Roger Waters' Pros And Cons tour plays at The Centrum, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.
A Kentucky school teacher who had been sacked for showing Pink Floyd's film The Wall to her class, loses her appeal for unfair dismissal in the US Supreme Court when the court rules that bad language and sexual content in the film is unsuitable for minors.
Roger Waters is finally, after lengthy delays, granted full permission by the East German government to use Potzdamer Platz in Berlin as the site for a massive live staging of Pink Floyd's concept album The Wall.
Pink Floyd complete their Division Bell tour with a show at Earl's Court, London, England, UK. It has been the highest-grossing tour ever to that date.
Pink Floyd's David Gilmour is awarded a CBE [Commander of the British Empire] in the annual Queen's Birthday Honours in London, UK. At the same event, Errol Brown of Hot Chocolate and Gerry Marsden of Gerry And The Pacemakers are both awarded MBEs [Member of the British Empire].
On his Dark Side Of Moon Live tour, Roger Waters plays at The Echo Arena, Liverpool, UK.
On his Dark Side Of Moon Live tour, Roger Waters plays the first of two nights at The O2 Arena, UK.
Nick Mason of Pink Floyd signs copies of his new book Passion For Speed at the Richmond Lawn Shop, Goodwood Revival, Goodwood Estate, Chichester, West Sussex, UK.
Roger Waters plays at The United Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
On The Wall Tour 2012, Roger Waters plays the last of three nights at Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
On The Wall Tour 2012, Roger Waters plays the first of two nights at Morumbi Stadium, Sao Paolo, Brazil, South America.
On The Wall Tour 2012, Roger Waters plays at The Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.
On The Wall Tour 2012, Roger Waters plays at The Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
On The Wall Tour 2012, Roger Waters plays the second of two nights at Yankee Stadium, New York City, USA.
On The Wall Tour 2012, Roger Waters plays at The RBC Center, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
Roger Waters, who first found fame as bassist and songwriter with Pink Floyd, begins a spell of performing as a guest in a revival of The Exonerated, a play about wrongfully convicted survivors of death row, at the Culture Project, 45 Bleecker Street, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Mark Fisher, designer of fantastical stage sets for Pink Floyd, U2, The Rolling Stones, Lady Gaga and others, dies of cancer at the age of 66 in The Marie Curie Hospice in Hampstead, London, UK, Europe.
On The Wall Tour 2013, Roger Waters plays at Stadion Poljud, Split, Croatia, Europe.
On The Wall Tour 2013, Roger Waters plays at Piata Constitutiei, Bucharest, Romania, Europe.
Roger Waters, Bon Jovi, Neil Diamond, Lady Gaga and Kenny Chesney are among the winners at the Billboard Touring Awards at The Apollo Theatre, Harlem, New York City, USA.
Roger Waters is made an honorary citizen of the city of Anzio, Italy, Europe, exactly seventy years since the day his father Eric died there in a World War 2 battle.
Roger Waters posts the official video for his Mexico City performance of "Pigs (Three Different Ones)," a rendition that slammed then-Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump.
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The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains, opens at Dortmunder U, Dortmund, Germany, Europe, where it will remain for five months.