On this day in 1976, Queen were at number one on the UK charts with, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. The single stayed at #1 for nine weeks and sold more than a million copies. In 1991, it became #1 again following the death of singer, Freddie Mercury. It is the UK’s third best selling single of all time.
In 1998, Whitney Houston scored a number 1 in the US with her song, ‘So Emotional’. The track became her sixth consecutive number 1 in the US.
Born on this day in 1978, A.J. McLean of the Backstreet Boys.