Today in music history:
There were several significant events on this day between the years 1939 and 2006.
On this day in 1950 future folk singer Mary Hopkin was born in Pontardawe, United Kingdom.
On this day in 1953 Bruce Hall, future bassist for REO Speedwagon, is born in Champaign, Illinois.
On this day in 1965 The Supremes release the Holland–Dozier–Holland song “Back in My Arms Again”.
On this day in 1969 Canadian customs officials arrest Jimi Hendrix after finding heroin in his bag. (He is later acquitted in court.)