October 22, 2014 07:07 GMT
On Oct. 22, 1965, Ernest Tubb was elected to the Country Music Hall of Fame.
In 1966, the Beach Boys' song "Good Vibrations" was released. At that time, it was the most expensive single ever recorded, costing $40,000 dollars to make.
Also in 1966, "Georgy Girl" opened. It was the first movie in the U.S. to carry a Mature Audiences Only rating.
Also in 1966, "Weird Al" Yankovic took his first accordion lesson.
In 1976, drummer Keith Moon of The Who played in what ended up being his final concert, in Toronto. Moon died less than two years later.
In 1977, singer Kenny Rogers and actress Marianne Gordon from the TV show "Hee Haw" were married.
In 1996, Death Row Records founder Suge (SHUG) Knight was jailed after violating his probation for a 1992 assault.
In 2003, entertainer Liza Minelli filed for divorce from producer David Gest. The previous day, Gest had filed a $10 million lawsuit claiming Minelli beat him during alcoholic rages.
In 2007, Marie Osmond fainted on live television during ABC's "Dancing With The Stars."
Today's Birthdays: Actor Christopher Lloyd is 76. Actor Derek Jacobi is 76. Actor Tony Roberts is 75. Actress Catherine Deneuve is 71. Guitarist Leslie West of Mountain is 69. Actor Jeff Goldblum is 62. Bassist Cris Kirkwood of Meat Puppets is 54. Actor Bob Odenkirk ("Breaking Bad," "Mr. Show") is 52. Singer-songwriter John Wesley Harding is 49. Comedian Carlos Mencia is 47. Country singer Shelby Lynne is 46. Reggae rapper Shaggy is 46. Director Spike Jonze is 45. Rapper Tracey Lee is 44. Actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson ("Modern Family") is 39. Actor Michael Fishman ("Roseanne") is 33. Guitarist Rickard (correct) Goransson of Carolina Liar is 31. Drummer Zac Hanson of Hanson is 29. Actor Jonathan Lipnicki ("Stuart Little," "Jerry Maguire") is 24. Actress Sofia Vassilieva is 22.
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