Janis Joplin’s birthday
Originally shared by Di S
1943, Born on this day, 1/19…Janis Joplin! RIP
US singer, who had a 1971 U.S No.1 single with ‘Me And Bobby McGee’ and the 1971 U.S No.1 album ‘Pearl’. Janis died on October 4th 1970 after an accidental heroin overdose. Joplin was cremated in the Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Mortuary in Los Angeles; her ashes were scattered from a plane into the Pacific Ocean and along Stinson Beach.
I know she has other songs that everyone likes better than this but this is one that I love!