The EaglesFebruary 6, 2001 – Guitarist Don Felder is fired from The Eagles. He would later launch a $50 million lawsuit against drummer Don Henley and guitarist Glen Frey, alleging wrongful termination and breach of contract and fiduciary duty. Both parties settled out-of-court for an undisclosed amount. Folder is a co-writer along with Frey and Henley of “Hotel California” and many other Eagles songs.
February 6, 1990 – Billy Idol suffers a broken leg and wrist after running a stop sign and crashing his Harley-Davidson motorcycle into a car. As his accident left him unable to walk for a time, Idol’s role as Morrison’s drinking buddy, Cat, in the Oliver Stone movie was greatly reduced. Every time he appears in the film, he is either on crutches, sitting, or lying down.