On this date in 1967 the first
Rolling Stone Magazine was published.
Born on this date:
1936 ~ Mary Travers of Peter, Paul & Mary. Mary was born in Kentucky but grew up in Greenwich Village in New York City. Travers died in 2009 at the age of 72 from complications associated with her chemotherapy treatment for leukemia. So far as we can tell, Mary was never on the cover of the Rolling Stone.
Also born on this date in 1941 was Tom Fogerty, rhythm guitarist for the Creedence Clearwater Revival. Fogerty died in 1990 of AIDS having contracted HIV from a blood transfusion. He was 48 years old. Fogerty was on the 52nd cover of the Rolling Stone.