Jimi Hendrix Passes Away in 1970 – September 18, 2015


REMEMBERING JIMI HENDRIX:  On this day (September 18th) in 1970, Jimi Hendrix was pronounced dead on arrival at St. Mary Abbot’s Hospital in London at the age of 27.  Although his mainstream career spanned only four years, he is widely regarded as one of the most influential electric guitarists in the history of rock music, and one of the most celebrated musicians of the 20th century.

Happy Birthday:  Frankie Avalon, Ricky Bell, Dee Dee Ramone, and Jimmie Rodgers.