Today in Pop Star History

Sub-Topics: Avril Lavigne - Britney Spears - Janet Jackson - Kylie Minogue - Madonna - Mariah Carey - Michael Jackson

Events in Music

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1979-05-01 - Elton John becomes 1st pop star to perform in Israel
1979-05-20 - 1st western pop star to tour USSR-Elton John
1985-01-28 - Charity single "We Are the World" is recorded by supergroup USA for Africa (Michael Jackson, Lionel Richie and other pop stars)
2001-10-21 - "United We Stand" benefit concert for September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks victims, held at RFK Stadium in Washington, DC. Event organized and headlined by Michael Jackson, also featuring pop stars Aerosmith, Mariah Carey, The Backstreet Boys, and others.

Birthdays in Music

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1940-10-09 - John Lennon, British musician, pop star and member of The Beatles (Imagine), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1980)
1968-05-28 - Kylie Minogue, Australian pop star and singer (Locomotion), born in Melbourne, Victoria
1970-02-16 - Serdar Ortac, Turkish popstar
1974-08-11 - Hadiqa Kiyani, Pakistani pop star
1980-07-10 - Jessica Simpson, Abilene, Texas, singer and popstar ("I Wanna Love You Forever," "I Think I'm In Love," and "Where You Are.")
1981-12-02 - Britney Spears, Kentwood, Louisiana, singer and popstar ("Baby One More Time," "Oops! ...I did it again" and "I'm A Slave 4 U")
1985-05-11 - Sifow (Shiho Fujita), Japanese pop star and business woman
1986-02-23 - Kazuya Kamenashi, Japanese pop star (KAT-TUN)

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