1954 : On tour, Elvis Presley sends a telegram to his parents: “Hi babies, here’s the money to pay the bills, don’t tell no one how much I sent I will send more next week. There is a card in the mail. Love Elvis.”
1989 : MTV’s Unplugged series premieres with an episode featuring Squeeze. Jules Shear hosted the first season.
2001 : At the Queen’s Royal Command Performance in London, Elton John, Cher and Donny Osmond perform.
2002 : Actor and major Elvis fan Nicolas Cage divorces Lisa Marie Presley after less than four months, citing “irreconcilable differences.”
2011 : Sugarland’s lead vocalist, Jennifer Nettles, marries her boyfriend of two years, Justin Miller, at a chapel in the foothills of Tennessee’s Smoky Mountains.