Happy Birthday George Lynch!
Musicians Born On September 28
1938 Ben E. King (Stand By Me)
1946 Helen Shapiro (Walking Back to Happiness)
1947 Peter-Hope-Evans (Medicine Head)
1955 George Lynch (Dokken)
Deaths On September 28
1991 Miles Davis (jazz musician)
Number 1 In The Charts On September 28
1968 Mary Hopkins: 'Those Were the Days' UK 45
1968 Beatles: 'Hey Jude' US 45
1968 Rascals: 'Time Peace: Greatest Hits' US Lp
1974 Andy Kim: 'Rock Me Gently' US 45
1974 Bad Company: 'Bad Company' US LP
1985 Kate Bush: 'Hounds of Love' UK LP
1991 Marky Mark/Funky Bunch/Loleatta Holloway : Good Vibrations : US single
1991 Guns'N'Roses : Use Your Illusion II : UK LP
1996 Kula Shaker : K : UK LP
1998 B*witched : Rollercoaster : UK single
Various Music Events On September 28
1955 Coasters (still known as Robbins) enter US R&B charts with 'Smokey Joe's Café'
1958 Teddy Bears release 'To Know Him Is to Love Him' on Dore Records in US
1968 Manager Albert Grossman announces Janis Joplin is to leave Big Brother and the Holding Company
1970 Joe Cocker's 'Mad Dogs and Englishmen' film soundtrack/live album hits UK LP chart
1974 King Crimson disband after five years together
1974 Mick Ronson joins Mott the Hoople, replacing Ariel Bender
1976 A&M sue George Harrison for missing delivery deadline on his 33-1/3 LP. He is ill with hepatitis
1977 David Bowie records Christmas TV special with Bing Crosby and performs 'Little Drummer Boy'
1985 A-Ha debut on UK chart with 'Take on Me'
1991 Garth Brooks becomes the first country artist to debut at No. 1 on 'Billboard' LP chart with 'Ropin' the Wind'
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