1978: Death of French singer, Jacques Brel [aged 49].
1993: Nirvana entered the US album chart at No.1 with ‘In Utero’.
1999: Death of vibraphonist, Milt Jackson [aged 76].
Imagine John Lennon at 79? Sadly, the genius only made it to 40… but Happy Birthday, John. We love yer music forever!