April 1, 1984

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On this day in 1984, Marvin Gaye was shot and killed by his father, a preacher, Marvin Gaye Sr. The shooting took place at the home Gaye had purchased for his parents in the [...]

December 15, 1968

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Today in 1968, Marvin Gaye scored his first U.S. No. 1 single with ‘I Heard It Through The Grapevine’. The song spent five weeks in the top spot, and marked [...]