Re: This Day In Rock History
This Day In Music History: July 20th
1943 John Lodge (bass guitarist for The Moody Blues) in Erdington, Birmingham, England.
1945 Kim Carnes is born in Los Angeles, California.
1947 Carlos Santana (of Santana) is born in Autlán de Navarro, Jalisco, Mexico.
1964 Chris Cornell (lead singer of Soundgarden, Audioslave) is born Christopher John Boyle in Seattle, Washington.
1966 Stone Gossard (rhythm guitarist for Pearl Jam) is born in Seattle, Washington.
1975 Steven Van Zandt makes his first appearance in concert with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band.
1976 Wolfmother lead singer Andrew Stockdale is born in Brisbane, Australia.
1986 Santana celebrate their 20th anniversary with a massive group reunion, as all 17 current and former members play a concert in San Francisco.
2017 Chester Bennington of Linkin Park, 41, is found dead, a suicide by hanging. Bennington was close friends with Chris Cornell, who died in similar fashion two months earlier.