Billy Joel scored his first Top 40 hit in 1974 with ‘Piano Man’.

Blondie’s ‘Heart of Glass’ was certified Platinum in 1979.

Classic film ‘This Is Spinal Tap’ hit the movie screens in 1984.

And Country singer Tammy Wynette died in her sleep aged 55 in 1998, while Prince Rainier of Monaco died in 2005 aged 81.

Today’s Birthdays:


Actor Zach Braff is 41 (1975)

Actor Paul Rudd is 47 (1969)

And Pixar voice master John Ratzenberger is 69 (1947)

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