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June 17, 2013 14:59 GMT
(Following Advance for Use Saturday, June 29)
On June 29th, 1955, "Rock Around the Clock" by Bill Haley and the Comets hit number one on the singles chart.
Also in 1956, actress Marilyn Monroe married playwright Arthur Miller in White Plains, N.Y.
In 1963, Del Shannon hit the charts with "From Me To You," the first Beatles cover tune on the American charts.
In 1967, actress Jayne Mansfield died at the age of 34.
In 1969, Motown singer Shorty Long drowned in a boating accident. He had scored a hit with the novelty song "Here Comes The Judge."
Also in 1969, Jimi Hendrix performed for the last time with the Experience in Denver.
In 1973, vocalist Ian Gillan and bassist Roger Glover played their last concert with Deep Purple, at a show in Japan. Both cited exhaustion for their departure from the band. They have since reunited with Deep Purple.
In 1979, former Little Feat member Lowell George was found dead at an Arlington, Virginia, motel. He died of a heart attack brought on by drug use.
In 1984, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band launched the Born in the USA tour in St. Paul.
In 1985, Mick Jagger and David Bowie recorded a version of "Dancing In The Street" in London.
In 1994, Barbra Streisand set a record for the largest-grossing concert stand. A series of her shows at Madison Square Garden in New York brought in $16 million dollars.
In 1995, actress Lana Turner died of cancer at her home in Los Angeles. She was 75.
In 2003, actress Katharine Hepburn died of natural causes in Old Saybrook, Connecticut. She was 96.
In 2008, saxophonist LeRoi Moore of the Dave Matthews Band was seriously injured in an ATV accident at his farm outside Charlottesville, Virginia. He died of complications from those injuries.
Today's Birthdays: Actor Gary Busey is 69. Comedian Richard Lewis is 66. Drummer Ian Paice of Deep Purple is 65. Actor-turned-Congressman-turned-radio host Fred Grandy is 65. Singer Don Dokken of Dokken is 60. Singer Colin Hay of Men At Work is 60. Actress Maria Conchita Alonso is 56. Actress Sharon Lawrence ("Fired Up," "NYPD Blue") is 52. Actress Amanda Donohoe is 51. Singer Stedman Pearson of Five Star is 49. Actress Melora Hardin ("The Office") is 46. Rapper DJ Shadow is 41. Guitarist Todd Sansom of Marshall Dyllon is 35. Singer Nicole Scherzinger of Pussycat Dolls is 35.
(Above for release Saturday, June 29th)
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