‘Lost in Space’ went to air for the first time in 1965.

‘In Through the Out Door’ became Led Zeppelin’s sixth album to top the Billboard charts in 1979 – it stayed at Number One for 7 weeks.

Mark Knopfler announced the break-up of Dire Straits in 1988. They reformed three years later only to disband again in 1995.

Johnny Ramone, guitarist of the American punk band The Ramones, died at his Los Angeles home in 2004 following a five-year battle with prostate cancer. He was 56.

Supermodel Kate Moss made headlines in 2005 when London’s Daily Mirror published a front page story allegedly showing grainy video stills of her using cocaine. A number of sponsors were not amused and immediately dropped Moss from their campaigns.

And in 2008, Pink Floyd keyboardist Rick Wright lost his battle with cancer aged 65.

Today’s Birthdays:


Prince Harry is 31 (1984)

Tom Hardy turns 38 (1977)

Actor Tommy Lee Jones is 69 (1946)