On this Day May 3
In 1969 Jimi Hendrix was arrested on heroin possession charges at Toronto Airport.
Dolly Parton opened her ‘Dollywood’ theme park in Tennessee in 1986.
Also in 1986, Robert Palmer went to No.1 on the US singles chart with “Addicted To Love”. Palmer originally recorded the song as a duet with Chaka Khan but due to contractual problems her voice was removed.
And a video tape of David Hasselhoff intoxicated, sitting on the floor half naked, eating a hamburger, ‘went viral’ in 2007.
Screen siren Christina Hendricks turns 41 (1975)
And singer Frankie Valli is 82 (1934)