2017: Michael Parks, who hit #20 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1970 with "Long Lonesome Highway", the theme from the TV show Then Came Bronson, passed away at the age of 77. In a career that spanned six decades, Parks acted in more than 100 films and TV shows, including Kill Bill and Twin Peaks.
1970: The Beatles released "Let It Be", their last album of original studio material, although it was actually recorded before the previously released "Abbey Road".
1966: Simon And Garfunkel's "I Am a Rock" enters the Hot 100. During its eleven week chart run, it will peak at #3.
1971: Ike and Tina Turner receive their only Gold record for their version of "Proud Mary", which climbed to #4 in the US.