On this day: August 27

POSTED: 3:55 PM Aug 24 2012   UPDATED: 12:00 AM Aug 27 2014

Krakatoa blows its top, The Guinness Book of World Records debuts, "Mary Poppins" premieres, The Beatles meet The King, and a guitar great dies, all on this day.

OTD August 27 - Daryl Dragon
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ABC Television

1942: Musician Daryl Dragon, best known as the keyboardist for the 1970s Grammy Award-winning pop duo Captain & Tennille, is born in Los Angeles, California. Together with his wife, Toni Tennille, Dragon had five albums certified gold or platinum and scored numerous hits during their highest period of popularity, including "Love Will Keep Us Together," "Do That to Me One More Time and "Muskrat Love." They also hosted their own television variety series in 1976–77.

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