John Oates, the guy with the dark hair in Hall and Oates, is 68.
Since we live in the golf capital of the world, let’s start on this day in 1963, at the age of 23, Jack Nicklaus became the youngest golfer to win the Masters Tournament.
On this day in 1966, the Beatles began recording “Got to Get You Into My Life.”
In 1975, Ritchie Blackmore departed Deep Purple to form the group Rainbow.
On this day in 1979, Rickie Lee Jones performed “Chuck E’s In Love” on “Saturday Night Live.”
While her husband was lying dead at their home, Courtney Love was arrested on this day in 1994, on drug and theft charges after a reported overdose.
On this day in 1998, George Michael was arrested by an undercover Beverly Hills police officer at Will Rogers Memorial Park for committing a sex act in a public washroom. He was fined $810 after being convicted of a “lewd act.”
On this day in 2008, Olivia Newton-John began a 21-day, 141-mile walk along the entire length of the Great Wall of China to raise funds for breast cancer research.
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