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On this Day April 19, 2012
Levon Helm, died of throat cancer aged 71. A drummer, singer and multi-instrumentalist, Helm formed his own high school band, the Jungle Bush Beaters, at 17, he later joined The Hawks (who became

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On this Day April 19, 2012
Leonard Cohen's former manager was jailed for 18 months for harassing the singer-songwriter. Kelley Lynch was found guilty by a Los Angeles court after a sending a torrent of expletive-strewn emails and letters to the star. She was also sentenced to five months probation and ordered to attend anger-management courses. Cohen thanked the court for the "even-handed and elegant manner in which these proceedings have unfolded".

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On this Day April 19, 1986

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On this Day April 19, 1974

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On this Day April 19, 1968
Pink Floyd released their fourth UK single 'It Would Be So Nice', written by