Feb 26 birthdays:
1928: Fats Domino, age 85
1945: Mitch Ryder, singer, age 68
1950: Jonathan Cain, musician (Journey), age 63
1953: Michael Bolton, singer, age 60
1968: Tim Commerford, bassist (Rage Against The Machine, Audioslave), age 45
1971: Erykah Badu, R&B singer, age 42
Also on this day . . .
1983, Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' went to No.1 on the US album chart. It went on to become the most successful album of all time with sales over 50 million copies.