October 22, 2020

Today in Whostory: 12/01/2019

1963 – The Detours perform at St. Mary’s Ballroom in Putney

1964 – The Who’s second Tuesday night at the Marquee Club in London. 298 attend, 10 times as many as the last week.

1965 – The Who play Wolsey Hall in Cheshunt

1967 – The Who end their first headlining tour of the U.S. playing the Long Island Arena in Commack, New York. Vanilla Fudge is the supporting act.

1971 – The Who play in Houston at the Sam Houston Coliseum

1972 – Pete is a guest on BBC Radio 1’s Roundtable.

1975 – The Who play the Kemper Arena in Kansas City, Missouri

1977 – Keith Moon is photographed as a court jester in full makeup.

1977 – Keith is photographed as a court jester in full makeup

Gettyimages has the date listed as 1977-12-22, however thewhothismonth.com lists it as the 1st.

1982 – The Who play at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi, Mississippi. “Love Ain’t For Keeping” is added to the set list for the first time since 1971.

2006 – The Who play at the Mohegan Sun Casino in Uncasville, Connecticut.

2011 – A Lotus Evora designed by Roger Daltrey and with his signature etched into the hood is auctioned off to benefit the Teenage Cancer Trust.

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