Friday 9 December – On This Day

Happy birthday to – Jesse Metcalfe (actor), Donny Osmond (singer, musician, actor and former teen idol) & Joan Armatrading (singer, songwriter, and guitarist)

2003, Ozzy Osbourne was admitted to Wexham Park Hospital in Slough, Berkshire after being injured in a quad bike accident at his UK home. The 55 year-old singer broke his collarbone, eight ribs and a vertebra in his neck.

1995, Darren Robinson, founder member of The Fat Boys died of a heart attack, weighing 450lb (204kg) at the time of his death. Also known as Buffy, The Human Beat Box, and DJ Doctor Nice.

1978, Boney M had their second UK No.1 single with their version of the Harry Belafonte 1957 hit ‘Mary’s Boy Child’.