Paul Simon was born.
Art Garfunkel was born.
Simon & Garfunkel’s debut, ‘Wednesday Morning 3 A.M.’, is released.
Producer Tom Wilson adds electric guitars, bass and drums to a track from Simon & Garfunkel’s first album and releases it as a single, “The Sounds of Silence”, which becomes a #1 hit.
‘The Graduate’, starring Dustin Hoffman and featuring a soundtrack by Simon and Garfunkel, is released.
Simon & Garfunkel hit #1 with “Mrs. Robinson.”
Simon & Garfunkel hit #11 with “Scarborough Fair”.
Simon & Garfunkel hit #7 with “The Boxer.”
Simon & Garfunkel hit #1 with “Bridge Over Troubled Water.”
Simon & Garfunkel hit #9 with “My Little Town”.
Simon & Garfunkel are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
The duo plays a 21 night stand at the Paramount Theater
Simon & Garfunkel receive a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. They perform "Sounds of Silence" at the Grammy show
In October, the duo undertakes a two-month tour of the U.S., playing 40 shows in 28 cities
Simon & Garfunkel perform 25 shows in Europe
Simon and Garfunkel tour Australia, New Zealand and Japan. In October, they perform at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 25th anniversary concert in New York City