ON THIS DAY...
2017: Sting performed at Kombank Arena in Belgrade, Serbia.
2013: Sting appeared on the 'Later With Jools Holland' show which was recorded in Maidstone, England.
2010: Accompanied by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Sting performed at Siemens Arena in Vilnius, Lithuania.
2009: Sting and band performed at Durham Cathedral premiering material from the forthcoming 'If On A Winter's Night...' album.
2004: Sting performed at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in San Antonio, USA.
1989: Sting appeared as Macheath in the '3 Penny Opera' at the National Theatre in Washington DC.
1985: Sting performed at Maurice Richard Arena in Montreal, Canada.
1983: The Police performed at the Munich Resenau Stadium in Augsberg, Germany.
"Everything you thought would make you happy was given to you - and then it did not make you happy. It's a wonderful lesson, to learn where real happiness comes from. I escaped that band..."