Profession: Guitarist of the Bee Gees
Why Famous: Achieved international fame as guitarist of the Bee Gees. Although his brothers Barry and Robin Gibb were the band's primary lead vocalists, most of the groups albums included at least one or two of his compositions.
- 1975-10-17 Bee Gees Maurice Gibb weds Yvonne Spencely
- 1968-03-17 Bee Gees make their US TV debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show" performing "To Love Somebody" and "Words"
- 1978-01-21 Bee Gees' album "Saturday Night Fever" goes #1 for 24 weeks
- 1997-05-06 Michael Jackson & Bee Gees inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame