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On This Day In Def Leppard History - 23rd April 2019

Def Leppard History.

On This Day in Def Leppard History - 23rd April, the following concerts and events took place. Including the birth of original guitarist Steve Clark in 1960 who would have celebrated his 59th birthday today.

Read more about Steve's birthday and view some photos/videos.

The band performed twice on Steve's birthday. In 1979 when he turned 19 and again in 1980 on his 20th. Steve sadly passed away in January 1991 during the recording of the 'Adrenalize' album.

The band went on to perform three more times on this date after his death in 1997, 2008 and 2015.

Vivian Campbell played a show on this day in 2016 in Milan, Italy at the Frontiers Rock Festival with his band Last In Line.

The 'And There Will Be A Next Time...Live From Detroit' concert was broadcast on US TV channel AXS TV on this day in 2017.

As of 2019, Def Leppard have played 5 times on this date.

Def Leppard 2018.
2018 - Pyromania Tour Footage Part 1

December 1983, Dortmund, Germany

World Tour 2017.
2016 - Live Concert / Last In Line

Frontiers Rock Festival III, Live Club, Trezzo, Italy

Songs From The Sparkle Lounge 2008.
2008 - Live Concert

Spokane Arena, Spokane, WA, USA

Slang 1996.
1997 - Live Concert

Olympia, Sao Paulo, Brazil

On Through The Night 1980.
1980 - Live Concert

The Central Hall, Chatham, ENGLAND (20)

Steve Clark.
1960 - Steve Clark's 59th birthday

Born On This Day In 1960 In Sheffield, ENGLAND

Use the previous news links to go back through each day in history to June 2011.

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