Timeline of Rock n Roll history

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  • First rock n roll concert

    attracted 25,000 people
  • Elvis' first single

    Elvis' first single
  • John Lennon meets Paul McCartney

    John Lennon meets Paul McCartney
    They meet for the first time and invites McCartney to join his group the Quarrymen.
  • Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper killed in plane crash

    Holly, Ritchie Valens, and the Big Bopper killed in plane crash
    this event devastates many rock n roll fans
  • Atlantic Records sign Led Zepplin

    Atlantic Records sign Led Zepplin
  • The band Aerosmith is formed

    The band Aerosmith is formed
    Brad Whitmon, Tom Hamilton, Joey Dramer, Joe Perry, and Steven Tyler form Aerosmith.
  • Paul McCartney leaves the Beatles

    Paul McCartney leaves the Beatles
    Paul McCartney decides to leave the Beatles.
  • Jimi Hendrix dies

    Jimi Hendrix dies
  • Areosmith performs at Nipmuc Regional Highschool

    Areosmith performs at Nipmuc Regional Highschool
    Aerosmith performs at Nipmuc Regoinal Highschool in Mendon, MA, USA
  • The Beatles Breakup

    The Beatles Breakup
    The first official breakup of the group is announced in London
  • Elvis Presley's last concert

    Elvis Presley's last concert
    Last Concert at Market Square Arena in Indianapolis
  • Elivs Presley dies

    Elivs Presley dies
    His death remains a mystery.
  • Kurt Cobain dies

    Kurt Cobain dies
    SourcesThe autotopsy says he died by a "self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head."
  • John Lennon appears on the cover of Rolling Stone

    John Lennon appears on the cover of Rolling Stone
    John Lennon appears on the first issue of Rolling Stone
  • John Lennon killed

    John Lennon killed
    John Lennon assinated by Mark David Chapman