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On This Day In Def Leppard History - 5th December 2019

Def Leppard History.

On This Day in Def Leppard History - 5th December, the following concerts and events took place. Including the single 'Hysteria' reaching Number 26 in the UK Top 40 singles chart on this day 32 years ago in 1987.

This was the third of six Top 40 singles from the 'Hysteria' album in the UK. The song spent seven weeks on the Top 75 chart (three in the Top 40).

Read more about this single chart anniversary.

On this day in 2016 three new festival shows were announced for April/May 2017 in Fort Myers/Jacksonville, FL and Concord, NC. The first shows announced for the 2017 tour.

On this day in 1996 the band played their first ever show in South Africa at Johannesburg Stadium. A show recorded and broadcast by local TV.

Read more about this live show anniversary and view photos/video.

On this day in 2014 Joe Elliott's band Down 'n' Outz opened their first ever headline UK Tour in Bristol, England.

As of 2019, Def Leppard have played 6 times on this date.

World Tour 2016.
2016 - 2017 Show Announcement

Fort Rock Festival, Fort Myers, FL, USA

World Tour 2016.
2016 - 2017 Show Announcement

Welcome To Rockville, Jacksonville, FL, USA

World Tour 2017.
2016 - 2017 Show Announcement

Carolina Rebellion, Concord, NC, USA

Joe Elliott 2014.
2014 - Live Concert / Down 'n' Outz

The Bierkeller, Bristol, ENGLAND

Manraze 2008.
2009 - Live Concert / Manraze

Brighton Centre, Brighton, ENGLAND

Hysteria 1987.
1987 - Single Chart Peak

#26 - Hysteria, UK

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

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