The Rolling Stones’ ‘Sticky Fingers’ hit number one in Australia in 1971.

Hunters & Collectors released their self-titled debut album in 1982.

Billy Joel became the first US pop star to tour the Soviet Union in 1987.

‘My Guy’ singer Mary Wells died of cancer in 1992.

Paul McCartney announced his engagement to Heather Mills in 2001 – they split up in 2006.

And Bobbi Kristina Brown passed away in 2015. The daughter of Whitney Houston & Bobby Brown had been in a coma since January 31 when she was found face down in her bathtub.

Today’s Birthdays:


Aussie actress Madeline West turns 36 (1980)

British actress Kate Beckinsale is 43 (1973)

Sandra Bullock is 52 (1964)

Kevin Spacey is 57 (1959)

Dame Helen Mirren is 70 (1946)

Mick Jagger is 73 (1943)


And former PM John Howard is 77 (1939)

Missed The Christian O'Connell Show? Catch up by clicking play below and join us from 6AM every weekday!