On This Day December 31
Jimi Hendrix debuted his short-lived new trio, Band of Gypsys, at the Fillmore East in 1969.
Paul McCartney filed for legal breakup of The Beatles in 1970.
ACDC played their first official gig at Sydney's Chequers nightclub in 1973.
In 1974, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks joined Fleetwood Mac.
Will Smith married Jada Pinkett in a New Year's Eve ceremony in 1997.
Actor Michael Douglas popped the question to Catherine Zeta-Jones in 2000 and they’re still together.
Actor Val Kilmer is 55 (1959).
Designer Diane Von Furstenberg is 68 (1946).
Actor Sir Ben Kingsley is 71 (1943).
Andy Summers from The Police is 72 (1942).
Actor Sir Anthony Hopkins is 77 (1937).