Buddy Holly is Inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Holly was in the first group of inductees to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986.

He left behind many recordings that were released posthumously, and he soon attained legendary stature; he was part of the first group inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Recognition continued into the 1980s, when Holly became one of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's original inductees.