Re: This Day In Rock History
This Day In Rock History: Oct 14th
1945 Colin Hodgkinson (bassist for Whitesnake) is born in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England.
1946 Dan McCafferty (lead singer for Nazareth) is born in Dunfermline, Scotland.
1946 Justin Hayward (guitarist for The Moody Blues) is born Swindon, Wiltshire, England.
1947 Al Atkins - the first frontman for Judas Priest - is born at West Bromwich, England.
2007 The Tom Petty documentary film, Running Down A Dream, debuts at the New York Film Festival.
2011 Chuck Ruff (drummer for Edgar Winter Group and Sammy Hagar) dies in San Francisco, California, after a lengthy illness at age 60.