The Rolling Stones were forced to change the words of “Let’s Spend the Night Together” in their 1967 appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show.

Don Mclean’s, American Pie, topped the US Charts in 1972, while The Eagles’, Hotel California, made number one in 1977.

In 2001 the free online content resource, Wikipedia, was launched.

And in 2010, Sherbet guitarist Harvey James died after a long battle with cancer, aged 58.

Today’s birthdays:

Actress Regina King is 43 (1971)

And Actor Chad Lowe is 46 (1968).