ON THIS DAY...
2011: Sting performed 'All This Time' on the Today Show in New York.
2010: Accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Sting performed at O2 World in Hamburg, Germany.
2007: The Police performed at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.
2004: Sting performed at Madison Square Garden in New York.
2002: Sting and daughter Kate attended David Furnish's 40th birthday party in Venice.
1999: Sting performed at Berkeley Community Theatre in San Francisco, USA.
1996: Sting performed at the Entertainment Centre in Perth, Australia.
1991: Sting performed at Jalisco Stadium in Guadalajara, Mexico.
1989: Sting appeared in the first preview of the '3 Penny Opera' at the Lunt Fontanne Theatre in New York.
1985: Sting performed at Stephen O'Connell Centre in Gainesville, USA.
1979: The Police performed at Davidson College in North Carolina, USA.
"I just go from one creative crisis to another - that's what the pattern is. I'm always in crisis because my whole way of living is predicated on this very fragile membrane of matching the ability to write songs to the popular taste. So I think it's necessary to be a little anxious about whether you can do it or not."