On This Day August 13
The Princes Highway linking Melbourne and Sydney was officially opened in 1920.
Berlin was divided by a barbed wire fence in 1961.
In 1964 The Supremes recorded ‘Baby Love’.
In 1967 Fleetwood Mac made their live debut, at the Windsor Jazz and Blues Festival – their line-up featured Peter Green, Mick Fleetwood, Jeremy Spencer and Bob Brunning.
Pink Floyd first performed in Australia with a show at Festival Hall in Melbourne on this day in 1971.
In 1999 Mick Jagger’s marriage to Jerry Hall was declared ‘null and void’.
And guitar great Les Paul passed away in 2009. He was 94.
Former swimmer Michael Klim is 39 (1977)
And Danny Bonaduce is 57 (1959)