1966: Bobby Hebb saw his own composition, "Sunny", become the best selling single in America when it reached the top of the Cashbox chart. The tune has been covered by dozens of other artists, but none achieved the success of the original.
1989: Eagles' drummer Don Henley sees his solo effort, "The End of the Innocence", peak at #8 on the Billboard Hot 100.
1962: The New Jersey Doo-wop group, The Duprees saw their debut hit, "You Belong To Me" enter the Billboard Top 40 on its way to #7. They would follow with three more chart makers over the next year and a half.
1966: The Youngbloods record their biggest hit, "Get Together". The single, which would be included on their self-titled album released in 1967, stalled at number 62 at the time, but would be re-issued in 1969 and made the US top 5 the second time around. The record flopped in Great Britain, but The Dave Clark Five would record a cover version that reached the UK Top 10 in 1970.