American jazz trumpeter and singer, Louis Armstrong died of a heart attack in a New York hospital at the age of For many, the s was the last decade to witness truly fundamental changes in musical and social paradigms. Former president of Iraq, Saddam Hussein was tried and convicted by an Iraqi Special Tribunal and was executed by hanging for crimes against humanity.
Highly renowned American record producer who worked for Atlantic Records, Tom Dowd died of emphysema in Aventura, Florida at the age of Retrieved 4 June
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American singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer, John Denver53 was born in Roswell, New Mexico. In Africa, the notorious Ugandan president and dictator Idi Amin was forced to leave the country into exile. American rock singer, songwriter, guitarist and former member of Creedence Clearwater Revival, John Fogerty was born in Berkeley, California.
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British singer, songwriter, guitarist and co-founder of alternative rock band Placebo, Brian Molko was born in Brussels, Belgium. It was all about destruction, and the creative potential within that. The Nuremburg Trials began; a military tribunal established to prosecute the most prominent political and military leaders of Nazi Germany for war crimes during WWII.
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