1997 – To announce their Bridges to Babylon tour, the Rolling Stones drive to a press conference at the Brooklyn Bridge in a ’55 Cadillac. Mick steers.
1992 – Mick Jagger’s daughter Jade gives birth to a daughter. She is the first grandchild for the 48-year-old Rolling Stone. That makes Mick a grandfather Rocker!
1990 – Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones marries model-actress Jerry Hall in Bali, Indonesia. The couple has two children and has been together for 12 years. In 1999, the couple’s union is dissolved after allegations that Jagger fathered a child by Brazilian model Luciana Morad.
1987 – Mick Jagger shoots the video for “Let’s Work” in New York. If you’re scratching your head wondering which Stones album this tune is from, it’s one of Mick’s ill-fated stabs at solo stardom.
1986 – Having been delayed by nearly a year, Mick Jagger’s longform video Running Out of Luck finally arrives in stores to scant notice.
1986 – The Rolling Stones shoot their “One Hit to the Body” video, in which Mick and Keith vent their frustrations by smacking each other during the guitar solo.
1985 – To Mick Jagger, a son. Mick and Jerry Hall are the proud parents of James Leroy Jagger.
1985 – Mick Jagger and David Bowie romp through their recording of “Dancing in the Street” in a mere 12 hours. The single later goes to No. 7 in the U.S. and inspires one of the greatest videos ever.
1984 – Mick Jagger and Michael Jackson record “State of Shock.”
1984 – Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac files for bankruptcy. Pictured far right.
1984 – Alexis Korner, whose band Blues Incorporated gave many English musicians their start in the business, dies aged 55 of lung cancer in London. Among Incorporated’s alumni are Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Jack Bruce, Steve Marriott and Manfred Mann.
1982 – Mick Jagger and Jerry Hall have their third child together on this day in rock History!