Birthday shout outs to Paul Hewson, better known as Bono, Donovan and Dave Mason.
Since we are giving away Megacon tickets today, let’s go back to this day in 1962, when the first issue of “The Incredible Hulk” was published by Marvel Comics.
The Turtles and the Temptations played at the White House at the request of First Daughter Tricia Nixon on this day in 1969. There was a rumor that some of the band members snorted cocaine off Abraham Lincoln’s desk.
On this day in 1974 Eric Clapton recorded “I Shot the Sheriff.”
And on the radio in 1974 it was “The Loco-Motion” by Grand Funk at #1.
Bob Newhart hosted “Saturday Night Live,” on this day in 1980, with the Amazing Rhythm Aces as musical guests.
On this day in 1984, Lee Greenwood released “God Bless The USA.”
The Go-Go’s announced their breakup on this day in 1985. Belinda Carlisle and Jane Wiedlin went on to enjoy solo success before the group re-formed in the late 1990’s.
And on this day in 2005, Heidi Klum married her second husband, singer/songwriter Seal. They had four children before divorcing in October 2014.
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