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November 24, 1997

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On this day in 1997, Johnny Rotten (John Lydon) of The Sex Pistols was on an episode of Judge Judy, Rotten was the defendant in a wrongful termination lawsuit brought on by [...]

August 18, 2010

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On this day in 2010, French beauty label Etat Libre D’Orange announced that they had teamed up with The Sex Pistols to bottle the scent of “the Punk era” by [...]

January 13, 1986

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On this day in 1986, Sex Pistols members John Lydon (aka Johnny Rotten), Steve Jones and Paul Cook, as well as the mother of Sid Vicious, sued their former manager Malcolm [...]

July 20, 1986

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On this day in 1986, Sid and Nancy, the biopic about The Sex Pistols’ bassist Sid Vicious and his girlfriend Nancy Spungen, premiered. An Alex Cox production, Gary [...]

January 2, 1979

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Today in 1979, Sex Pistols bass player, Sid Vicious went on trial in New York for the murder of his girlfriend, Nancy Spungen. Three months earlier, Vicious claimed to have [...]

November 5, 1977

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On this day in 1977, a record store manager in Nottingham, England, was arrested for displaying a poster promoting the band The Sex Pistols’ album Never Mind The [...]

December 15, 1977

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Today in 1977, the Sex Pistols were denied entry into the United States – two days before a scheduled appearance on an NBC television show. Johnny Rotten was refused [...]

March 16, 1977

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Today in 1977, The Sex Pistols were fired from their label, A&M, after just six days. Pressure from other artists on the label, as well as the label’s Los Angeles [...]

September 21, 1976

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Today in 1976, a girl lost an eye when she was hit by a beer bottle at a punk festival in London. The festival was billed as the first international punk festival, and helped [...]