On This Day July 9
In 1900 Queen Victoria agreed to the creation of the Commonwealth of Australia.
Former Rolling Stone, Brian Jones, was laid to rest on this day in 1969…
2 years later in 1971 Jim Morrison was also laid to rest.
In 1983, “Every Breath You Take”, the first single released from The Police's hit album ‘Synchronicity’, topped the charts.
In 1997 Boxer Mike Tyson was banned from the ring and fined $3 Million after biting his opponent’s ear.
And actor Rod Steiger died in 2002 aged 77.
Jack White from The White Stripes turns 41 (1975)
Tom Hanks is 60 (1956)
And OJ Simpson is 69 (1947)