1976 – After a gig in Memphis, Bruce Springsteen takes a cab to Graceland and proceeds to climb over the wall in an attempt to meet Elvis. He is apprehended and escorted off the premises by guards who inform him the King is not at home, anyway.
1980 – Black Sabbath begin their first tour with Ronnie James Dio, who had replaced Ozzy Osbourne as singer of the band.
1988 – Eric Clapton files for a divorce from Patti “Layla” Boyd.
1989 – Jon Bon Jovi marries his high school sweetheart, Dorothea Hurley, at the Graceland Wedding Chapel in Las Vegas. The two remain married to this day.
1899 : Duke Ellington
1928 : Carl Gardner (The Coasters)
1929 : Ray Barretto
1931 : Lonnie Donegan
1933 : Willie Nelson
1934 : Otis Rush
1942 : Klaus Voorman (Manfred Mann)
1947 : Joel Larson (The Grass Roots)
1949 : Francis Rossi (Status Quo)
1973 : Mike Hogan (The Cranberries)
1979 : Matt Tong (Bloc Party)
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