She’s watching him with those eyes

Steve Kline Ages of Rock

August 23

Rick Springfield 11949: Rick Springfield is born Richard Lewis Springthorpe in Sydney, Australia. Splitting his career between Australia and the U.S., he is a songwriter, musician and actor. As a musician he is most famous for the 1981 #1 single Jessie’s Girl, which becomes a Grammy Award-winning landmark of 1980s pop-rock and helps establish the emerging music video age. Also an actor, Springfield’s best known role is that of the character Dr. Noah Drake on the daytime drama General Hospital.

Lou Reed1970: Lou Reed quits The Velvet Underground.