Peter Gabriel quit Genesis in 1975 and drummer Phil Collins took over vocals.

The King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley died on this day in 1977 when he suffered a massive heart attack. He was just 42 years old.

On her 27th birthday, Madonna married actor Sean Penn in 1985. The couple called it quits four years later.

Princess Diana’s long time butler Paul Burrell was charged with the theft of hundreds of royal items in 2001.

And in 2008 Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi exchanged vows at their LA home.

Today’s Birthdays

Rumer Willis, daughter of Demi Moore & Bruce Willis, turns 28 (1988)


Steve Carell is 54 (1962)

Angela Bassett and Madonna are 58 (1958)

Tim Farris from INXS is 59 (1957)

Director James Cameron is 62 (1954)