Mike & Cathy's son, Michael Edward Love II is born on the 24th (although there is some
question as to his paternity).
Carl returns to the band, having extracted some promises regarding rehearsals and not playing
Las Vegas-type engagements. At the same time he is recording a second solo album.
Capitol release Sunshine Dream (or Endless Summer Vol. 3) only to find the market
apparently saturated; it peaks at #180.
Gage Dennis Wilson is born to Dennis and Shawn Love (3rd). Shawn is Mike's (alleged)
illegitimate daughter by Shannon Harris, thus Mike becomes grandfather to his cousin's child.
in a ruse designed to get Brian away from Carolyn Williams and back under Landy's care,
Brian is 'fired' from the Beach Boys on the 5th. The plot was hatched by Carl, his manager
Jerry Schilling, Brian's lawyer John Branca and Tom Hulett. Mike becomes engaged to Sharon