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April 15, 2009

April 15, 2009 12:00 AM ET
2007 – Cluster reunite for their first concert since 1996.

2006 – Mary J. Blige’s “Be Without You” sets a record when the song hits 15 weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard R&B chart.

2001 – Joey Ramone of the Ramones dies of lymphoma at New York-Presbyterian Hospital in New York City at the age of 49.

1982 – Billy Joel breaks a wrist when his motorcycle collides with an auto.

1973 – Billboard No. 1 Pop Hit: “Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree,” Dawn featuring Tony Orlando.

1962 – Billboard No. 1 Pop Hit: “Good Luck Charm,” Elvis Presley.

1951 – Billboard No. 1 Pop Hit: “How High the Moon,” Les Paul & Mary Ford.

1944 – Guitarist and producer Dave Edmunds is born in Cardiff, Wales.

1933 – Country musician Roy Clark of Hee Haw is born in Meherrin, Va.



April 15, 2009

April 15, 2009 12:00 AM ET
2007 – Cluster reunite for their first concert since 1996.

2006 – Mary J. Blige’s “Be Without You” sets a record when the song hits 15 weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard R&B chart.

2001 – Joey Ramone of the Ramones dies of lymphoma at New York-Presbyterian Hospital in New York City at the age of 49.

1982 – Billy Joel breaks a wrist when his motorcycle collides with an auto.

1973 – Billboard No. 1 Pop Hit: “Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Ole Oak Tree,” Dawn featuring Tony Orlando.

1962 – Billboard No. 1 Pop Hit: “Good Luck Charm,” Elvis Presley.

1951 – Billboard No. 1 Pop Hit: “How High the Moon,” Les Paul & Mary Ford.

1944 – Guitarist and producer Dave Edmunds is born in Cardiff, Wales.

1933 – Country musician Roy Clark of Hee Haw is born in Meherrin, Va.

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