Jack the Ripper claims his first victim, Coca-Cola makes its European debut, Jimi Hendrix rocks in the early morning hours at the Isle of Wight, and the "People's Princess" dies in a car crash, all on this day.
1974: The Rolling Stones release the album "Goat's Head Soup." The album features the song "Angie," which would quickly rise to No. 1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and reach No. 5 on the UK singles chart.