This Day in Music History
1965 : Jacques Brel makes his American debut in concert at Carnegie Hall in New York.
1969 : Santana's album "Santana" is certified gold.
1970 : Mike Bloomfield, Al Kooper and Steven Stills' album "Super Session" is certified gold.
1972 : Billy Paul's "Me and Mrs. Jones" is certified gold.
1975 : KISS' album "Alive!" is certified gold.
1980 : Led Zeppelin makes it official: they will not continue after the death of their drummer John Bonham. They never fully reform, but do play some shows with Jason Bonham filling in for his father.
1988 : In Akron, Ohio, Roy Orbison plays what would be his last concert. The legendary singer would die of heart failure two days later.
Texts from calendar.songfacts.com