It’s Freddy Mercury’s birthday. The late lead singer of Queen was born in what country?
What else happened on this day in rock n’ roll history? Here’s the Rock N’ Roll Diary for September 5, from the College of Classic Rock Knowledge – 100.7 WZLX!
- 1968: The Doors performed “Hello, I Love You” live on a rooftop for “Top of the Pops”.
- 1971: Five films by John and Yoko were screened at the London Arts Spectrum. They were met with mediocre reviews.
- 1976: Gary Rossington, former guitarist for Lynyrd Skynyrd, lost most of his teeth and broke his knee cap when his car hit a telephone pole, a tree, and then a house!