1966: Singer David Jones changes his last name to Bowie in order to avoid confusion with the Monkees' Davy Jones.
1973: Pink Floyd begin recording their legendary Dark Side of the Moon album.
1988: With his recent hit "Got My Mind Set On You," the Beatles' George Harrison becomes the act with the longest span of Number One hits in pop music history -- 24 years. (The Beach Boys would soon break this record, however, with their hit "Kokomo.")
1996: Oasis went to No.1 on the UK album chart with ‘(What’s The Story) Morning Glory’, the group’s second UK No.1 spent a total of 145 week’s on the chart.
1972: Don McLean's American Pie hits #1
1977: The Eagles' Hotel California album hits #1
1965: The Guess Who, Shakin' All Over
1976: Peter Frampton, Frampton Comes Alive!