Paul Simon was born on this date.
Singer/songwriter Paul Simon launched his first solo tour since splitting with his friend and musical partner Art Garfunkel.
Paul Simon's 'Love Me Like A Rock' was released.
Paul Simon received a gold record for his million-selling '50 Ways to Leave Your Lover'.
Paul Simon filed two lawsuits against his record label in an attempt to leave them.
Paul Simon and Carrie Fisher were married. They divorced in 1985.
Paul Simon's 'Graceland' was released.
Paul Simon the musician, and Paul Simon, the presidential candidate, both host 'Saturday Night Live'.
Paul Simon played a free concert at New York's Central Park in front of an estimated 750,000 people.
Paul Simon began a concert tour in South Africa. He was the first international star to perform in South Africa following the end of the UN cultural boycott.
Paul Simon began his first tour of South America in Brazil.
Paul Simon's musical 'The Capeman' premiered in New York. The show opened three weeks behind schedule and to universally poor reviews.