Today in Music History
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What happened today in music history:
1715: Composer Jacques Duphly was born.
1928: Vladimir Horowitz debuted as a soloist with the New York Philharmonic at Carnegie Hall in New York City.
1959: Berry Gordy borrowed $800 to found the Motown record empire.
1965: “Hullabaloo” premiered on NBC TV.
1977: In an English court, Keith Richards is fined 750 pounds for possession of cocaine in his wrecked car on May 19, 1976 and charged an additional 250 pounds for court costs. In the same court appearance, he is found not guilty of possession of LSD.
1984: Motley Crue opened its first U.S. tour at Madison Square Garden, New York.
1991: Johnny Paycheck was released from an Ohio prison after serving two years of a seven year sentence for a barroom shooting. Before leaving office, Gov. Richard Celeste commuted Paycheck’s sentence.
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