PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

But February made me shiver

On this day forty years ago, Buddy Holly, the Big Bopper, and Ritchie Valens died when the small plane they were flying in crashed near Clear Lake, Iowa.

Here's the front page of the LATimes newspaper from that day.

[EDIT: I honestly thought the plane was called The American Pie. 7:06 PM]

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