Today in Music History
Gene Chandler ("Duke Of Earl")
1974 - Hughes Corporation "Rock The Boat" #1
1955 - Elvis Presley scores first national hit with "Baby Let's Play House" #10 on Country and Western chart.
1957 - 16 year-old John Lennon meets 14 year-old Paul McCartney at a church picnic where John's group the Quarrymen are playing.