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Latest Milestones

August 22, 1968: Ringo Starr quits The Beatles

August 22, 1968: Ringo Starr quits The Beatles

While it was only temporary, Ringo couldn't handle the bickering between the boys about Yoko Ono.

July 11, 1969: Space Oddity is released in the UK

July 11, 1969: Space Oddity is released in the UK The song was timed to coincide with the Apollo moon landing

July 1st, 1972: Neil Diamond goes to #1 with Song Sung Blue

July 1st, 1972: Neil Diamond goes to #1 with Song Sung Blue It went to No.1 on the US singles chart wand was his second US No.1. It was a No.14 hit in the UK.

June 30, 1977: Marvel Comics launched a comic book based on KISS

June 30, 1977: Marvel Comics launched a comic book based on KISS The first issue of KISS's comic books were published

June 29, 1967: Keith Richards found guilty for use of cannabis

June 29, 1967: Keith Richards found guilty for use of cannabis Mick and Keith were both arrested and fined

June 28, 1975: The Eagles start a 5 week run at #1 with 'One Of These Nights'

June 28, 1975: The Eagles start a 5 week run at #1 with 'One Of These Nights' Their fourth studio album became their breakthrough album and produced 3 top 10 singes
 
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Dog narrowly escapes getting run over by rally car

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John Lennon's  killer denied parole for the 9th time

John Lennon's killer denied parole for the 9th time

John Lennon‘s murderer has seen his ninth parole hearing end the same way the previous eight did: with his request for freedom denied.
August 30th: The Doors OFFICIALLY split and Izzy Stradlin is arrested

August 30th: The Doors OFFICIALLY split and Izzy Stradlin is arrested

On Aug. 30, 1973, after two years and two albums without deceased frontman Jim Morrison, the surviving members of the Doors decided to call it quits.
Willy Wonka star Gene Wilder dies aged 83

Willy Wonka star Gene Wilder dies aged 83

Gene Wilder, the charming star of the original Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory film, has died aged 83.
Billy Joel makes 13 year old's dreams come true

Billy Joel makes 13 year old's dreams come true

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