ON THIS DAY...
2017: Sting performed at Møllenparken in Sønderborg, Denmark.
2016: Sting and Peter Gabriel performed at Madison Square Garden in New York, USA.
2015: Sting performed at DNB Arena in Stavangar, Norway.
2012: Sting performed at Zagreb Arena in Croatia.
2011: Sting performed at Vingis Park in Vilnius, Lithuania.
2007: The Police performed at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, USA.
2006: Sting performed in Lyon, France at the Les Nuits de Fourviere festival.
2004: Sting performed at the Tweeter Centre on the Waterfront in Camden, USA.
2002: Sting attended (and performed at) Elton John's White Tie and Tiaras ball at Elton's Windsor home.
2001: Sting performed at the Stadtpark in Hamburg, Germany.
2000: Sting performed at PNC Bank Arts Centre in Holmdel, USA.
1980: Sting attended the annual Music Therapy Silver Clef lunch at London's Intercontinental Hotel.
"'One of the first bands I ever saw was Cream. I also saw the Jimi Hendrix Experience when I was 14, but then I saw Cream, and they kind of turned my head around. It was a very formative experience to see those two bands. And then I was in the Police, so the trio thing was prevalent."