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2000Bone Thugs-N-Harmony rapper Flesh-N-Bone (Stanley Howse) is sentenced to 10 years in prison in a Los Angeles court for assault with an AK-47 rifle and possessing a gun, which is illegal for an ex-convict. Howse faced nearly 20 years in prison, but received a lesser sentence after his attorneys present evidence that he was an abused child.
1999Diana Ross is held in police custody at London's Heathrow Airport for several hours following an incident involving a member of the airport's security staff. Ross is arrested then cautioned and released following an allegation of assault on a female security officer during routine security checks prior to boarding a plane.
1999Vince Gill competes with himself in the vocal event category at the Country Music Association Awards in Nashville. Gill is up with Patty Loveless for "My Kind of Woman/My Kind of Man," and with Sara Evans for "No Place that Far."
1998White Zombie calls it a night. Bassist Sean Yseult confirms that the 13-year-old hard rock group has decided to break up.
1995Time Warner and Turner Broadcasting System agree to a $7.5 million merger.
1990Nirvana plays the Motor Sports International Garage with Mudhoney's Dan Peters on Drums. Peters quickly leaves the band.
1980Geffen Records is formed.
1975No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ``I'm Sorry,'' John Denver.
1967No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ``The Letter,'' The Box Tops. The Arbors took the song to No. 20 in 1969 and Joe Cocker hit No. 7 with it in 1970.
1965The Supremes make studio recording of ``I Hear a Symphony.'' The song tops Billboard's Hot 100 for two weeks in November.
1960Joan Jett is born in Philadelphia. Her first solo hit, ``I Love Rock 'N Roll'' sells more than one million records and stays at No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 singles chart for seven weeks.
1949David Coverdale of the groups Whitesnake and Deep Purple is born in Saltburn-on-Sea, England.

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