Keith Richards

July 31, 1967

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On this day in 1967, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones appealed their sentences on drug charges laid by British police after they were arrested in February [...]

April 27, 2006

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On this day in 2006, a 62-year-old Keith Richards fell out of a palm tree and suffered a head injury while vacationing in Fiji. Richards entered a New Zealand hospital and [...]

December 3, 1965

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On this day in 1965, Keith Richards was electrocuted and knocked unconscious after his guitar made contact with his microphone during the song “The Last Time” at [...]

October 26, 2010

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On this day in 2010, Keith Richards released his autobiography, Life. The book doesn’t leave out much, it tackles Richard’s years of musical adventures and [...]

October 15, 1991

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On this day in 1991, the first day of the Guitar Legends festival was held in Seville, Spain. The five-day festival included performances by Bob Dylan, Keith Richards, Roger [...]

March 4, 1977

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On this day in 1977, the Rolling Stones recorded tracks for their Love You Live album in Toronto. The recorded performance was to take place at The El Mocambo Club with Keith [...]

August 20, 1973

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On this day in 1973, The Rolling Stones released their single, “Angie”. The urban legend surrounding this song was that it was written about David Bowie’s wife, Angela, [...]

May 2, 1965

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On this day in 1965, The Rolling Stones played ‘(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction’ on the Ed Sullivan Show. The group had previously been banned from the show. [...]

February 27, 1977

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On this day in 1977, Keith Richards was arrested for heroin possession in Toronto. Richards was late getting to Toronto to play the El Mocambo, which would provide tracks for [...]

February 12, 1967

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On this day in 1967, just after eight o’clock in the evening, the West Sussex police arrived at Keith Richards’ famous Redlands home. The first intimation something was [...]
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