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Number of Records Matching Query: 36
 
WHY DO FOOLS FALL INLOVE - 1956
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 29 June 1956
Description: FRANKIE LYMON AND THE TEENAGERS
Summary: "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" is a song that was originally a hit for early New York City-based rock and roll group Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers It reached No. 1 on the R&B chart,in 1956. The song was ranked #307 on the Rolling Stone magazine's list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.

LOWELL GEORGE DIES
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 29 June 1979
Description: Member of "Little Feet"
Summary: An American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer, who was the main guitarist. George collapsed in his Arlington, Virginia hotel room and died on June 29, 1979.

TIM BUCKLEY
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 June 1975
Description: Tim Buckley was born in Washington DC on St. Valentine's Day
Summary: Timothy Charles Buckley III (February 14, 1947 June 29, 1975) was an American vocalist. On June 28, 1975, Buckley completed the last show of a tour in Dallas, Texas, playing to a sold-out venue with 1,800 people in attendance. June 29, 1975, from "acute heroin/morphine and ethanol intoxication due to inhalation and ingestion of overdose".(aged 28)

IAN GILLAN
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 29 June 1973
Description: The lead singer and lyricist for Deep Purple.
Summary: Ian Gillan (born 19 August 1945 in Hounslow, London) is an English rock music vocalist PERFORMED AS LEAD SINGER OF "DEEP PURPLE ".IN JAPAN. 1973.

JAYNE MANSFIELD
EVENT
 
Event Date: Thursday 29 June 1967
Description: Jayne Mansfield dies in auto accident Slidell, Louisiana, United States.
Summary: On June 29 at approximately 2:25 a.m., on U.S. Highway 90, the car crashed into the rear of a tractor-trailer that had slowed because of a truck spraying mosquito fogger. The automobile struck the rear of the trailer and went under it. Riding in the front seat, the adults were killed instantly. Rumors that Mansfield was decapitated are untrue, though she did suffer severe head trauma.

THE JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 June 1969
Description: The Jimi Hendrix Experience in Denver, USA, play their last concert
Summary: The Jimi Hendrix Experience in Denver, USA, play their last concert. 1969. Jimi Hendrix arrived in England in September 1966[1] and with his new manager Chas Chandler formed a backing band with bassist Noel Redding and drummer Mitch Mitchell.

SHORTY LONG
EVENT
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 June 1969
Description: Drowns in boating accident in 1969.
Summary: Frederick Earl "Shorty" Long (May 20, 1940 June 29, 1969) was an American soul singer, songwriter, musician. Known for the hit "HERE COMES THE JUDGE "1968.

FIRST MUSIC RECORDING
EVENT
 
Event Date: Friday 29 June 1888
Description: At Crystal Palace, UK 1888. Thomas Edison (Disputed)
Summary: CRYSAL PALACE, UK IN 1888. THOMAS EDISONS EQUIPMENT WAS USED. The phonograph (sound writer), record player, or gramophone (letter + sound) is a device introduced in 1877 that continued common use until the 1980s for reproducing (playing) sound recordings, although when first developed, the phonograph was used to both record and reproduce sounds.

JIM MARSHALL
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 29 June 1923
Description: Drummer, Business man.UK

LEROY ANDERSON
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 June 1908
Description: Composer, USA

JAMES FREUD
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 June 1959
Description: Bassist, songwriter, Australia

GARY BUSEY
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 29 June 1944
Description: Actor, USA

IAN PAICE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 June 1948
Description: Drummer, UK

FRANK KIRKLAND
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 29 June 1927
Description: Drummer, USA

LEONARD LEE
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 June 1936
Description: Vocalist, Composer, USA

DERVE AND LINCOLN GORDON
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 June 1948
Description: Vocalists, UK

LITTLE EVA
BORN
 
Event Date: Friday 29 June 1945
Description: Vocalist, USA

BERNARD HERRMANN
BORN
 
Event Date: Thursday 29 June 1922
Description: Composer of music, USA

DOUG ASHDOWN
BORN
 
Event Date: Monday 29 June 1942
Description: Vocalist , Guitarist, Composer

GENERAL CAINE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 June 1954
Description: Vocalist, USA

KATHERINE JENKINS
BORN
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 June 1980
Description: Vocalist, Welsh

ROBERT FORSTER
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 June 1957
Description: Vocalist, Composer, Australia

NELSON EDDY
BORN
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 June 1901
Description: Vocalist, Actor, USA

WAYNE PRIDE
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 June 1943
Description: Vocalist, Guitarist, Australia

FRANK LOESSER
BORN
 
Event Date: Wednesday 29 June 1910
Description: Composer, Lyricist, USA

SEAN BERGIN
BORN
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 June 1948
Description: Saxophonist. South Africa

ALLAN CARR
DIED
 
Event Date: Tuesday 29 June 1999
Description: Producer, screenwriter, USA

LANA TURNER
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 29 June 1995
Description: Actress, USA

JAYNE MANSFIELD
DIED
 
Event Date: Thursday 29 June 1967
Description: Actress, Violinist, USA

ROSEMARY CLOONEY
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 June 2002
Description: Vocalist, USA

RICHARD HOLMES
DIED
 
Event Date: Saturday 29 June 1991
Description: Organist, USA

SHORTY LONG
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 June 1969
Description: Pianist, USA

TIM BUCKLEY
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 June 1975
Description: Vocalist,Composer, USA

KATHARINE HEPBURN
DIED
 
Event Date: Sunday 29 June 2003
Description: Actress, USA

HORST JANKOWSKI
DIED
 
Event Date: Monday 29 June 1998
Description: Pianist, Germany

LOWELL GEORGE
DIED
 
Event Date: Friday 29 June 1979
Description: Guitariist, Musician, Songwriter, Producer, USA

 
 
 
 

 
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