Today in music history:
There were several significant events on this day between the years 1945 and 2010.
On this day in 1945 Ritchie Blackmore future guitarist for Deep Purple, Rainbow and Blackmore's Night is born in Weston-super-Mare, England.
On this day in 1959 The Fleetwoods's “Come Softly To Me” hits number one in the US.
On this day in 1969 Martyn Le Noble future for bassist for Porno For Pyros is born in Vlaardingen, Netherlands.
On this day in 1974 The platter MFSB featuring The Three Degrees' TSOP (The Sound of Philadelphia) hit number one in the US.
On this day in 1975 former Faces guitarist Ronnie Wood is announced as the replacement for Rolling Stones Mick Taylor.