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On This Day May 26

Don McLean recorded "American Pie" in 1971.

In 1990, for the first time ever, the top five positions in the US singles chart were held by female artists - At No. 1 was Madonna’s “Vogue”, followed by Heart with “All I Wanna Do Is Make Love To You”, Sinead O’Connor at No.3 with “Nothing Compares 2U”, “Hold On” by Wilson Phillips at No.4 and Janet Jackson with “Alright” coming in at fifth place.

In 1994 Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley were married in the Dominican Republic.

Also in 2006 No Doubt singer Gwen Stefani gave birth to her first child -- a baby boy she and hubby Gavin Rossdale named Kingston.

Today’s birthdays:

Crown Prince Frederick of Denmark is 47 (1968)

Actress Helena Bonham Carter is 49 (1966)

Lenny Kravitz is 51 (1964)

And Fleetwood Mac’s Stevie Nicks is 67 (1948)

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