Gold 104.3
PURE GOLD

Now Playing:

Loading...
Listen on

On this Day August 24

Mark David Chapman was sentenced to 20 years jail in 1981 for killing John Lennon – he’s still behind bars.

Bob Geldof and Paula Yates married 1986, they divorced 10 years later in 1996.

INXS entered the charts in 1988 with ‘Never Tear Us Apart’.

In 2004 Jimmy Page was the first person to be honoured at the new British Walk of Fame, London's equivalent to the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

And actor-director Lord Richard Attenborough died in 2014 aged 90 – he starred in The Great Escape and Jurassic Park among many other films.

Today’s Birthdays:

Rupert Grint is 28 (1988)

Chad Michael Murray is 35 (1981)

Comic Dave Chappelle is 43 (1973)

Steve Guttenberg is 58 (1958)

And Stephen Fry turns 59 (1957)

Share this: