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Today In Rock: May 31

1948

John "Bonzo" Bonham was born.

1950

Joe Liggins hits #4 on the R&B chart with "Rag Mop".

1961

Berryland Amusement Park opens outside St. Louis.

1964

Chapel of Love (The Dixie Cups) was a hit.

1966

"The Monkees" series debut on NBC-TV.

1974

New York Dolls release 'Too Much Too Soon' which peaks at #167.

1975

Bad Company hits #36 with "Goodlovin' Gone Bad".

1983

"Got My Mojo Working" is named single of the year by the W.C. Handy Blues Foundation. Muddy Waters' work receives five more awards.

1987

You Keep Me Hangin' On (Kim Wilde) was a hit.