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On This Day In Def Leppard History - 16th April 2017

Sunday, 16th April 2017

Armageddon It 1988.

On This Day in Def Leppard History - 16th April, the following concerts and events took place. Including the 'Armageddon It' single reaching Number 20 in the UK Top 40 chart 29 years ago on this day in 1988.

The fourth UK single from the 'Hysteria' album spent 5 weeks on the chart, 3 in the Top 30.

Read more about this single chart anniversary.

On this day in 2016 the Record Store Day 2LP Picture Disc edition of the latest 'Def Leppard' album was released in Independent music stores in the UK and Germany.

As of 2017, Def Leppard have played 3 times on this date.

  • Def Leppard History - Concerts/Events On This Day
  • 16th April 2016  |  Record Store Day Release - 'Def Leppard' 2 LP Picture Disc, UK/GER - Album Page | News Story
  • 16th April 2003  |  Roanoke Civic Center, Roanoke, VA, USA - Show Page
  • 16th April 1988  |  UK Chart #20 - 'Armageddon It', UK - Single Page | News Story
  • 16th April 1988  |  Whitley Bay Ice Rink, Whitley Bay, ENGLAND - Show Page
  • 16th April 1983  |  Irvine Meadows Amphitheater, Irvine, CA, USA - Show Page

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