1995 – Roxette performs in Beijing celebrating the Chinese New Year. It’s the first time a western artist has performed a commercial concert in China since George Michael did in 1984.
1991 – MTV Europe presents “The 1991 Video Music Awards” live from Los Angeles. Best Video of the Year goes to REM for “Losing My Religion” and the European Viewer’s Choice Award goes to Roxette.
1958 – Marie Fredriksson of Swedish musical enormities Roxette is born this day in rock history!