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On This Day In Def Leppard History - 5th September 2017

Def Leppard History.

On This Day in Def Leppard History - 5th September, the following concerts and events took place. Including the 'Women' single reaching Number 80 on the US Billboard Top 100 chart on this day in 1987.

It spent a total of only 5 weeks on the chart in contrast to the six follow up singles that would all reach the Top 20.

On this day in 2000 the band were inducted into the Guitar Center Hollywood RockWalk in California during the Euphoria tour. They placed handprints into cement on the pavement outside the building and were inducted by Queen's Brian May.

Read more about this event anniversary with speech transcripts and photos.

Also on this day in 2013 Joe Elliott attended an advance screening of the VIVA! Hysteria Live At The Joint, Las Vegas at Cineworld in Sheffield. The first public screening of the film.

As of 2017, Def Leppard have played 9 times on this date.

VIVA! Hysteria 2013.
2013 - VIVA! Hysteria Screening

Cineworld, Sheffield, ENGLAND

Euphoria 2000
2000 - Hollywood RockWalk Induction

Guitar Center, Hollywood, CA, USA

Women 1987.
1987 - Single Chart Peak

#80 - Women, USA

The Def Leppard EP 1979.
1979 - Live Concert

Swan Hotel Pub, Bolton, ENGLAND

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

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