From The Harry Chapin Wiki
On this day:
- 1966 - Charles Whitman kills 14 people on the campus of the University of Texas. Harry's song Sniper was based on this real life event.
- 1974 - Rolling Stone article about Harry Chapin's efforts to organize large scale "Concerts for Africa"
- 2009 - The Chapin Family performed a "Harry Chapin: A Celebration in Song" concert at The Colonial Theater - Pittsfield, Massachusetts.