|27 Nov 1942
||Johnny Allen Hendrix born at 10:15 am, King County Hospital, Washington.
|11 Sep 1946
||Name legally changed to James Marshall Hendrix.
|2 Feb 1958
||Mother dies, King County Hospital.
|31 May 1961
||Enlists in U.S. Army.
|13 Oct 1966
||Jimi Hendrix Experience plays their first show.
|18 Jun 1967
||Plays at Montery Pop.
|3 May 1969
||Arrested at Toronto International Airport for possession of heroin. Released on $10,000 bond. Claimed the drugs were planted; charges later dismissed.
|18 Aug 1969
||Plays Star Spangled Banner at Woodstock.
|18 Sep 1970
||Jimi Hendrix dies in London, having overdosed on a combination of barbituates and alcohol.
||Buried at Greenwood Memorial Park, Renton WA.