- 15 Years Ago 2001 – Ol’ Dirty Bastard is sentenced to 2 to 4 years in prison for drug possession.
- 2001 – American soul and gospel singer Judy Clay passes away.
- 20 Years Ago 1996 – The Spice Girls made their TV debut on UK music show Top Of The Pops.
- 35 Years Ago 1981 – Roy Orbison performed in Odessa, Texas and was given keys to the city for Roy Orbison day.
Ol’ Dirty Bastard – By Source, Fair use, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=31976731
Roy Orbison – By Jac. de Nijs / Anefo – Nationaal Archief, CC BY 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=33391187