Chubby Checker released ‘The Twist’ in 1960.
Def Leppard opened for AC/DC in the US in 1980.
Jessie’s Girl from Aussie Rick Springfield was at the top of the US charts in 1981.
MTV premiered in the US in 1981 – the first video played was ‘Video Killed the Radio Star’ by The Buggles.
And Lisa Marie Presley confirmed rumors in 1994 that she’d married Michael Jackson.
British director Sam Mendes is 51 (1965)
Adam Duritz from the Counting Crows turns 52 (1964)
Rapper Coolio Is 53 (1963)
And Joe Elliott from Def Leppard turns 57 (1959)