On Aug. 14, 1958, Elvis Presley's mother, Gladys, died of a heart attack.

In 1970, singer Stephen Stills was arrested on cocaine possession charges at a motel in La Jolla, California. He was released on $2,500 bail.

In 1971, Rod Stewart released "Maggie May."

In 1974, "(You're) Having My Baby" by Paul Anka was awarded a gold record. Feminists objected to the word "my," saying it should have been "our."

In 1985, Michael Jackson outbid Paul McCartney for the ATV music publishing catalog, which included many Beatles songs. Jackson paid $47.5 million.

In 1989, Bon Jovi's "New Jersey" was the first American album to be released legally in what was then the Soviet Union.

In 2003, 19 musicals and three stage plays on Broadway were shut down when New York and much of the Northeast suffered a massive power failure.

Today's Birthdays: Singer Dash Crofts of Seals and Crofts is 80. Singer David Crosby is 77. Country singer Connie Smith is 77. Actor-musician Steve Martin is 73. Actor Antonio Fargas ("Starsky and Hutch") is 72. Bassist Larry Graham of Sly and the Family Stone is 72. Actress Susan St. James is 72. Actor David Schramm ("Wings") is 72. Romance novelist Danielle Steel is 71. Keyboardist Terry Adams of NRBQ is 70. Cartoonist Gary Larson ("The Far Side") is 68. Actor Carl Lumbly ("Alias") is 67. Actress Jackee Harry ("Sister, Sister," ''227") is 62. Actress Marcia Gay Harden is 59. Singer Sarah Brightman is 58. Actress Susan Olsen ("The Brady Bunch") is 57. Actress Halle (HAL'-ee) Berry is 52. Actress Catherine Bell ("JAG") is 50. Keyboardist Cody McCarver of Confederate Railroad is 50. Guitarist Kevin Cadogan (Third Eye Blind) is 48. Actress Lalanya Masters ("Barbershop") is 46. Actor Christopher Gorham ("Ugly Betty") is 44. Actress Mila Kunis (MEE'-luh KOO'-nihs) is 35. Actor Lamorne Morris ("New Girl") is 35. TV personality Spencer Pratt ("The Hills") is 35.