1833 - Composer Alexander Porfirievich Borodin was born.
1966 - Donovan's "Mellow Yellow" was released.
1967 - Jerry Lee Lewis records "To Make Love Sweeter for You."
1970 - The Doors made their last appearance with Jim Morrison in New Orleans.
1979 - Marty Balin's, of Jefferson Starship, rock opera "Rock Justice" opens a four-day run at San Francisco's Old Waldorf night club.
1984 - Madonna released the album "Like A Virgin."
1987 - Sly Stone is arrested for nonpayment of child support when he arrives an hour late for his "comeback" concert in LA.
1989 - The musical "Grand Hotel" opened at the Beck Theatre.
1990 - Ron Wood, of the Rolling Stones, was injured when he was struck by a car near London.
1993 - Michael Jackson canceled a world tour, saying that he had a dependence on painkillers.
1996 - The album "Evita: The Complete Motion Picture Music Soundtrack" was released.
1996 - Eminem's first studio album "Infinite" was released.
1997 - Chang Yu-Sheng, best know for his hit Mandarin song "My Future Is Not A Dream," died three weeks after being injured in an auto accident.