March 7, 1975 – David Bowie releases his ninth studio album, Young Americans. The album is certified Gold in the U.S.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO:
March 7, 1946 – Peter Wolf (born Peter W. Blankfield), vocals (The J. Geils Band)
March 7, 1945 – Arthur Lee (born Arthur Taylor) vocals, guitar (Love) (d. 2006)
March 7, 1943 – Chris White, vocals, bass (The Zombies, Argent)
March 7, 1946 – Matthew Fisher, keyboards, vocals (Procol Harum)
March 7, 1952 – Jules Shear, vocals, guitar, songwriter (Jules and the Polar Bears)
March 7, 1954 – Matt Frenette, drums (Loverboy)
March 7, 2013 – Peter Banks (born Peter William Brockbanks) dies of heart failure in London. He was 65. Banks was the co-founder and original guitarist of Yes. He left the band in 1970 when orchestral arrangements proposed by singer Jon Anderson and bassist Chris Squire replaced almost all of his parts.