2006 – Duran Duran guitarist Andy Taylor quit the band during the US leg of their world tour. A statement on behalf of the group described the relationship with Andy Taylor as unworkable and one that could not be resolved.
1982 – Duran Duran’s Andy Taylor marries Tracie Wilson in Los Angeles.
1961 – Andy Taylor, lead guitarist of Duran Duran and the Power Station, is born in Dolver-Hampton, England. His biggest solo hit is “Take It Easy,” a No. 24 single from the film “American Anthem.”