September 01, 2015 07:09 GMT
On September first, 1956, Elvis Presley bought his mother, Gladys, a pink Cadillac.
In 1967, guitarist and vocalist Boz Scaggs joined The Steve Miller Band. Scaggs and Miller had met in high school in Dallas.
In 1977, Blondie signed with Chrysalis Records.
In 1989, a judge in Dublin, Ireland, decided not to convict U2 bassist Adam Clayton of marijuana possession, even though he admitted to the crime. Clayton agreed to contribute money to a women's center in Dublin.
In 2002, actress Sarah Michelle Gellar married actor Freddie Prinze Junior in Mexico.
Today's Birthdays: Actor George Maharis ("Route 66") is 87. Comedian-actress Lily Tomlin is 76. Actor Don Stroud is 72. Singer Archie Bell of Archie Bell and the Drells is 71. Singer Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees is 69. Drummer Greg Errico of Sly and the Family Stone is 67. Talk show host Dr. Phil is 65. Singer Gloria Estefan is 58. Jazz saxophonist Boney James is 54. Singer-guitarist Grant Lee Phillips ("Gilmore Girls") is 52. Country singer-songwriter Charlie Robison is 51. DJ Spigg Nice of Lost Boyz is 45. Actor Ricardo Antonio Chavira ("Desperate Housewives") is 44. Actor Maury Sterling ("Homeland") is 44. Actor Scott Speedman ("Felicity") is 40. Singer Angaleena (anj-ah-LEE'-nah) Presley of Pistol Annies is 39. Guitarist Joe Trohman of Fall Out Boy is 31.
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