In 1956 Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Johnny Cash held (and record) an impromptu jam session at Sun Studios in Memphis. Years later the session was released on album as The Million Dollar Quartet.

Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper were killed in a plane crash died in a 1959 plane crash.

In 1973 Elton John’s ‘Crocodile Rock’ hit number one in the US.

And Demi Moore gave birth to her third daughter, Tallulah Belle Willis, in 1994.

Today’s Birthdays:

Aussie actress, Rebel Wilson, turns 29 (1986).

Isla Fischer is 39 (1976).

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And the Kinks guitarist, Dave Davies, turns 68 (1947).