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Jerry Garcia would’ve turned 77 today (August 1), and he’s among a unique group of musicians that have no-showed their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction.

In the over three-decade history of Rock Hall inductions, there have been a number of no-shows by inductees. Some of them were due to health or other personal reasons. Garcia’s reason for no-showing? Well, it was a little different. Here is Garcia’s and four other notorious examples of no-shows in the history of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.