It’s David Bowie’s birthday today! What eye condition does he suffer from?
Answer: One eye is permanently dilated
(It happened after he was punched in the face as a schoolboy.)
Here’s the rest of today’s Rock N’ Roll Diary!
- 1975: Led Zeppelin set a new record for concert ticket sales when the group sold out three nights at Madison Square Garden in just 4 hours.
- 1979: Rush was named “The Canadian Ambassadors of Music” by the Canadian government in 1979.
- 1983: The single “I Do” from the J. Geils Band peaked at #24 on the U.S. charts.
- 1993: Elvis Presley stamps went on sale at U.S. Post Offices across the country commemorating The King’s 58th birthday.
- 2006: The 2nd season of Ted Nugent’s reality show “Wanted Ted or Alive” began on the Outdoor Life Network.
Carter Alan on ZLX:
- Recap: Carter Alan’s Best Interviews of 2012
- Derek Trucks Discusses His Band and Jimi Hendrix With Carter Alan
- Steven Tyler Talks Pre-Election Day Concert With Carter Alan
- ON DEMAND: Rock N’ Roll Diary Archives