Classic Hits History: February 3

guthriesToday in Classic Hits History presented by Guthrie’s:

In 1959, Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, Jiles Richardson (The Big Bopper), and pilot Roger Peterson die in a plane crash in Iowa.

In 1961, In New York, Bob Dylan made his first recording, taping “San Francisco Bay Blues”.

In 1977, Elton John resumed live performing in Sweden even after he had announced that he would not perform live anymore.