David Bowie

October 10, 1989

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Today in 1989, Axl Rose challenged David Bowie to a fight. The Guns N’ Roses singer felt Bowie was bothering a female member of the band’s entourage. Security [...]

June 19, 2004

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On this day in 2004, David Bowie had a lollipop thrown at him on stage by an audience member while he was in the middle of performing in Oslo, Norway. The lollipop wedged [...]

May 4, 1990

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On this day in 1990, David Bowie’s ex-wife Angela made an appearance on The Joan Rivers Show and claimed that she had once walked in on Bowie and Mick Jagger naked in [...]

October 1, 1983

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On this day in 1983, the first ever David Bowie convention was held in London’s Cunard Hotel. Speakers at the convention include Bowie’s former dance teacher, [...]

September 16, 1977

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On this day in 1977, Marc Bolan of T. Rex was killed in an auto mobile accident at age 29. Born Mark Feld, Bolan was well known for being an English singer-songwriter, [...]

September 11, 1977

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On this day in 1977, David Bowie appeared on Bing Crosby’s Merrie Olde Christmas special. Bowie refused to sing “Little Drummer Boy” with Crosby, so his [...]

June 28, 1975

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On this day in 1975, David Bowie’s “Fame” was released. It would go on to become Bowie’s first No.1 hit in the America and featured legendary Beatle [...]

June 20, 1969

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On this day in 1969, David Bowie recorded “Space Oddity” at London’s Trident Studios with Gus Dudgeon acting as Producer. Bowie was inspired to write the [...]

March 21, 1976

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On this day in 1976, David Bowie was arrested for possession of marijuana.      After Bowie performed at the Community War Memorial Arena in Rochester, N.Y., he and three [...]

March 18, 1976

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On this day in 1976, The Man Who Fell To Earth, starring David Bowie, premiered in London. The film is based on Walter Tevis’ novel of the same name, about an alien who [...]
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