Mick Jagger, 70

Photo of Mick Jagger
Rolling Stone Mick Jagger on stage at Wellington Town Hall. Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper. Ref: EP/1965/0520-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. http://natlib.govt.nz/records/23228931

Dang! Mick Jagger is 70 years old today. He has just rocked Glastonbury, and had Bono digging his wrinkles.

In 1965, The Rolling Stones visited Invercargill. Jagger (or possibly Keith Richards) infamously described it as “the arsehole of the world”.

Did you know a section of wall with his name on it is held in the archives of the Invercargill Public Library?

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One thought on “Mick Jagger, 70

  1. purplerulzpurplerulz 29 July 2013 / 9:56 am

    I’m more of a ‘Keef’ girl myself… the Martin Scorsese film, Shine a Light is well worth a watch for Stones fans. I can’t believe he’s only 10 years younger than my Dad!

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