Jimi Hendrix was taken to hospital where all attempts to resuscitate him failed. He was pronounced dead at 12:45 p.m. He was 27.
Brian Jones, co-founded of the Roiling Stones band, died more than 50 years ago but the question is still being asked — Did he accidentally down in his backyard pool or did someone help him become a member of the 27 Forever Club?
The plane had room for only three passengers and since the Big Bopper had the flu and wanted to get there as quickly as possible he took Waylon Jennings’ seat on the plane and Waylon stayed on the bus.