Contact Us

Back in the Day-Rock Star Match Made in Divorce, Geronimo Died, and Newsweek Debuts

1817 - A street in Baltimore became the first to be lighted with gas from America’s First Gas Company!

F. A. Rinehart/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

1909 – 80-year-old Indian chief GERONIMO had a little too much alcohol in Fort Sill, Oklahoma.  He got drunk, fell off his horse, caught pneumonia from lying outside all night and died.

1933 – Newsweek” was first published.

1960 – ELVIS PRESLEY received his FIRST GOLD RECORD, for “ELVIS”.

amazon.com

1972 – A crowd at London’s Rainbow Theater heard PINK FLOYD play “Dark Side of the Moon” for the first time.  The album was released a year later and stayed on the charts for 303 weeks making it the longest-charting rock LP in “Billboard’s” history.

1987 – BOB BARKER threatened to resign as host of the Miss USA pageant hours before the ceremony over an animal rights dispute.

1988 – A 12-year-old boy thought he was a rock star and set his legs on fire.  He said he thought he could do it because MOTLEY CRUE did it in their “Live Wire” video.

1989 – TAWNY KITAEN married WHITESNAKE’S DAVID COVERDALE. Here’s the Video of Here I Go Again in which Tawny starred.

(via Thursday’s Back In The Day Events » Birthdays And Holidays » More Sections » The Complete Sheet » Wise Brother Media.)

More From Mix 94.1

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://mix941kmxj.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Mix 94.1 KMXJ quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Mix 94.1 KMXJ quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!