David Bowie and the Spiders From Mars performed at the Pavilion in Hemel Hempstead on 7 May 1972.
It was the 24th date of the Ziggy Stardust Tour, which had begun on 29 January. The support act for this show was Lee Riders.
Also on this day...
- 1978: Live: Madison Square Garden, New York
- 1973: David Bowie attends the premiere of Hitler: The Last Ten Days
- 1971: UK single release: Moonage Daydream by The Arnold Corns
- 1970: Recording: The Man Who Sold The World
- 1970: David Bowie ends management contract with Kenneth Pitt
- 1968: Photo shoot: Manchester Street, London
- 1967: David Bowie sees Jimi Hendrix live
- 1966: Live: David Bowie and the Buzz, Refectory, University of Leeds
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