On April 28, 1968, the Broadway musical “Hair” opened at Biltmore Theater in New York City.  The show featured the compositions “Aquarius”, “Let the sunshine in” the title “Hair” and “Good morning starshine”. The production went on for 1729 performances before the final closing on July 1, 1972.

On April 15, 2001.


On April 15, 2001, Jeffrey Ross Hyman aka Joey Ramone died aged 49. He was musician, singer, song-writer,  best known as lead vocalist of the Ramones.  On November 30, 2003, a block of East 2nd Street in New York City was officially renamed Joey Ramone Place.