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Offbeat Datebook: Births and Deaths (sorted by age), Events and Holidays for October 19

Last Updated 10-22-2020

🎵Sinitta -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.10/19/1966 N.S. or 10/19/1963 N.S. or 10/19/1968 N.S.
Dance-Pop Performer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: RN: Sinitta Malone, aka Sinitta Renet
Arts Titles: PL: Cats, Little Shop of Horrors
Movie Titles: Shock Treatment

🎵Sinitta -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.10/19/1966 N.S. or 10/19/1963 N.S. or 10/19/1968 N.S.
Dance-Pop Performer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: RN: Sinitta Malone, aka Sinitta Renet
Arts Titles: PL: Cats, Little Shop of Horrors
Movie Titles: Shock Treatment

🎵Sinitta -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.10/19/1966 N.S. or 10/19/1963 N.S. or 10/19/1968 N.S.
Dance-Pop Performer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: RN: Sinitta Malone, aka Sinitta Renet
Arts Titles: PL: Cats, Little Shop of Horrors
Movie Titles: Shock Treatment

🎭Noel Blanc -- is 82 in the year 2020 and 83 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1938
Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
Names/Places: Mel's son
TV Shows: Tiny Toon Adventures

🎭John Lithgow -- is 75 in the year 2020 and 76 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1945
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in Rochester, NY
TV Shows: Cliffhanger, 3rd Rock From The Sun (as Dr. Dick Solomon)
Movie Titles: The World According To Garp, Terms of Endearment, Raising Cain, The Pelican Brief, Harry and the Hendersons, A Civil Action, Shrek

🎭🎵Jeanne C. Riley -- is 75 in the year 2020 and 76 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1945
Actress, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Anson, TX; RMLN:Carolyn Stephenson
Song Titles: Harper Valley PTA

🎭Kenneth Washington -- is 74 in the year 2020 and 75 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1946
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1989
TV Shows: Hogan's Heroes (as Sgt. Richard Baker)
Movie Titles: Westworld, Changes, J. Edgar Hoover

🎭🎵Floyd Vivino -- is 69 in the year 2020 and 70 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1951 N.S.
TV Host, Novelty Singer
TV Shows: The Uncle Floyd Show (host 1974-1998)

🎭Pat Klous -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1955
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Love Boat (as Judy McCoy), Aloha Paradise, Flying High

🎵🎸Dan "Woody" Woodgate -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1960 N.S.
Songwriter, Alternative Rock Drummer, English
Group Names: Madness, Voice of the Beehive

🎭Amy Linker -- is 54 in the year 2020 and 55 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1966
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: Lewis and Clark, Mister T (as Robin), Square Pegs (as Lauren Hutchinson)
Movie Titles: D.A.R.Y.L.

🎭Jon Favreau -- is 54 in the year 2020 and 55 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1966
Actor, Filmmaker, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Friends (as occasional Peter), Star Wars: The Clone Wars
Movie Titles: The Break-Up, Swingers, Iron Man 3, Elf, Cowboys and Aliens, Daredevil

🎭🎵Rodney Carrington -- is 52 in the year 2020 and 53 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1968
Actor, Comedian, Novelty Singer, Country Singer
Song Titles: More of a Man, Don't Look Now
Album Titles: Hangin' With Rodney, Morning Wood, Nut Sack, King of the Mountains, El Nino Loco, Laughter's Good
TV Shows: Rodney (as Rodney Hamilton)
Movie Titles: Beer for My Horses

🎨✍🎭🎵Trey (Cartoonist) Parker -- is 51 in the year 2020 and 52 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1969
Animator, Screen/Scriptwriter, Screenwriter, Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer/Director, Songwriter, Novelty Singer
TV Shows: South Park
Movie Titles: American History, Canniball, Orgazmo, BASEketball, South Park

✍🎭Chris Kattan -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1970
Comedy Writer, Actor, Comedian
Misc: The Groundlings former member
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (Roxbury Guy, etc), The Middle (as Bob)
Movie Titles: Corky Romano, A Night at the Roxbury, Undercover Brother, The Middle

🎭Josh Wolf -- is 46 in the year 2020 and 47 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1974 N.S.
Comedian

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🎭🎵Omar Gooding -- is 44 in the year 2020 and 45 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1976
Actor, Producer, Rapper
TV Shows: Wild and Crazy Kids, Hangin' With Mr. Cooper
Movie Titles: Smart Guy

🎭Gabrielle Dennis -- is 42 in the year 2020 and 43 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1978 N.S.
Actress, Comedienne, Director
TV Shows: The Game, Blue Mountain State, Rosewood
Movie Titles: Bring It On: Fight to the Finish, Black Coffee

🎭Benjamin Salisbury -- is 40 in the year 2020 and 41 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1980
Actor
TV Shows: The Nanny (as Brighton Sheffield)
Movie Titles: S1m0ne, Captain Ron, D3: The Mighty Ducks

🎭Gillian Jacobs -- is 38 in the year 2020 and 39 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1982 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Love, Community (as Britta Perry)
Movie Titles: The Box, Walk of Shame, Gardens of the Night

🎭Rebecca Ferguson -- is 37 in the year 2020 and 38 in the year 2021; b.10/19/1983 N.S.
Actress, Swedish
Movie Titles: The Girl on the Train, Florence Foster Jenkins, Hercules (2014), Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation

✍📰Tom Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1817 d.7/12/1880 (62)
Dramatist/Playwright, Critic, Editor, English
Misc: worked at Punch magazine

🎵George Cates -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1911 d.2/12/2002 (90)
Music Producer, Arranger, Composer, Bandleader, Conductor
Misc: arranged for Bing Crosby, Andrews Sisters, others
TV Shows: Lawrence Welk Show (musical director)

🎭Bob Sweeney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1918 d.6/7/1992 (73)
TV/Radio Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: My Favorite Husband (as Gillmore Cobb), Our Miss Brooks (as Mr. Oliver Munsey), Fibber McGee & Molly (as Fibber McGee); Hawaii Five-O (producer), Love Boat (producer), Dynasty (producer), Fantasy Island (producer)

🎭LaWanda Page -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1920 d.9/14/2002 (81)
TV Actress
Names/Places: b. in Cleveland, OH; NN:The Bronze Goddess of Fire
TV Shows: Sanford & Son (as Aunt Esther Anderson), BAD Cats (as Ma)

🎭Louis Scheimer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1928 d.10/17/2013 (84)
Cartoon Producer
Misc: an Emmy and Grammy Award-winning American producer, one of the original founders of Filmation, an animation company, and also an executive producer of many of its cartoons (though only by name due to standardized crediting in most cartoons; Norm Prescott received similar treatment).

🎭Robert Reed -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1932 d.5/13/1992 (59)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in Highland Park, IL; RN:John Robert Rietz
TV Shows: The Defenders (as Kenneth Preston), The Brady Bunch (as Mike Brady), The Bradys (as Mike Brady), Mannix (as Lt. Adam Tobias), Rich Man-Poor Man, Roots, Scruples, Nurse

🎵Dave Guard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1934 d.3/22/1991 (56)
Banjoist, Guitarist, Folk Singer
Misc: some say b. Nov 19
Group Names: Kingston Trio (original member)

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🎭🎵Divine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1945 d.3/7/1988 (42)
TV/Movie Actor, Singer, Transvestite
Names/Places: RN:Glen Harris Milston
Misc: Pink Flamingo, resembled a blown-up Dolly Parton

🎭Hiromi Hayakawa -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/19/1982 N.S. d.9/27/2017 N.S. (34)
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Japanese
TV Shows: El Chema (as Lucy Li)
Movie Titles: My Little Pony: Equestria Girls-Rainbow Rocks, Monster High (series)

✍⛪Jonathan Swift -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/30/1667 J-LD d.10/19/1745 J-LD (77)
Author, Novelist, Essayist, Poet, Satirist, Clergyman, Irish
Book Titles: Gulliver's Travels

🎭Maurice Gosfield -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/28/1913 d.10/19/1964 (51)
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Phil Silvers Show (as Pvt. Duane Doberman), Top Cat (as Benny the Ball)

🎭🎵Martha Raye -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/27/1916 d.10/19/1994 (78)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Comedienne, Variety Show Hostess, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Butte, MT; NN:Martha the Mouth; RN:Margaret Theresa Yvonne Reeds
Misc: wed 6x's
TV Shows: Martha Raye Show, The Bugaloos, McMillan & Wife (as Agatha), Alice (as Carrie Sharples 1982-4)

🎭Tom Bosley -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/1/1927 d.10/19/2010 (83)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, TV Host, Cartoon Voice Actor
Names/Places: b. in Chicago, Illinois
Misc: Glad Bags commercials
TV Shows: That Was the Week That Was, The Debbie Reynolds Show, The Dean Martin Show, Wait Till Your Father Gets Home (as Harry Boyle), Happy Days (as Howard Cummingham), That's Hollywood, Murder-She Wrote (as Sheriff Amos Tupper), Father Dowling Mysteries (as Father Frank Dowling), Out of This World (as Troy's dad)

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In 1874, The first wedding in a balloon took place as Mary Walsh and Charles Colon were hitched over Cincinnattin, Ohio.

In 1929, R.C., “Tip Toe Through The Tulips” hits number one on the pop singles chart by Nick Lucas.

In 1935, R.C., “Truckin'” hits number one on the pop singles chart by Fats Waller.

In 1935, “Looney Tunes” by Warner Brothers first appears.

In 1950, The Bird Building at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is dedicated. In honor of this anniversary, people should just flip the bird in commeration of this dedication.

In 1953, Singer Julius LaRosa, a regular on the CBS-TV program “Arthur Godfrey Time” who began taking on outside work, was fired on the air by Godfrey, who accused him of lacking humility. Godfreyʹs ratings plummeted and never recovered.

In 1954, “The Goldbergs”, TV Comedy, last aired on DUMONT, syndicated 1954 one season.

In 1955, The “Disneyland” TV show features “The Story of the Silly Symphony”.

In 1961, “West Side Story” opened in movie theaters.

In 1963, R.C., “Little Eefin Annie” by Joe Perkins peaked at #76 on the pop singles chart.

In 1965, The Beatles recorded “The Beatles Third Christmas Record”

In 1968, On the cover of TV Guide: “Jim Nabors”. Other Articles: Dragnet, Mannix, Ghost and Mrs. Muir

In 1968, R.C., “Fire” by The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, In a Brady Bunch episode called “Getting Gregʹs Goat”, Greg and his football teammates steal a rival schoolʹs mascot, a goat, and he has to hide it; Greg hides “Raquel,” the goat, in his attic room and when the other kids overhear him talking to her, they believe that he has a girl in his room.

In 1974, R.C., “Battle Of New Orleans” by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band peaked at #72 on the pop singles chart.

In 1974, R.C., “My Country” by Jud Strunk peaked at #59 on the pop singles chart.

In 1979, The Beatlesʹ “Rarities” album was released in the United Kingdom. Among the cuts were the novelty song “You Know My Name, Look Up The Number.”

In 1980, Steve McPeak rode a 101 foot nine inch unicycle.

In 1987, “The Jetsons” returned to be airing new episodes in syndication for its third and final season to date.

In 1989, “Eat It” single by “Weird Al” Yankovic was certified Gold five years after its initial release.

In 1990, The jury in the 2 Live Crew obscenity trial in Florida asked the judge for permission to laugh out loud. Some of the jurors said it was causing them pain to hold in their laughter.

In 1994, “Weird Al” Yankovic gave a live performance at Dan Aykroydʹs House of Blues in Hollywood, California.

In 1999, “The Little David Years 1971-1977 [BOX SET]” box set by George Carlin was released

In 2010, “Happy Days” patriarch Tom Bosley died in Rancho Mirage, California, at age 83.

In 2010, The Yankees pay tribute to Freddy Schuman, a fan favorite at the ballpark since 1988 due to his signs and the rhythmic banging of a spoon against a skillet, by putting some of his memorabilia inside Gate 4 at the Stadium, and with a moment of silence prior to Game 4 of the ALCS. The fans also show their appreciation of 85-year-old iconic “Freddy Sez” when they photographed friends banging his displayed pan, and with their chanting of “Fred-dy! Fred-dy!” during the contest against the Rangers.

In 2014, The 17th Mark Twain Prize, the nationʹs top prize for humor, was presented to Jay Leno during the annual Kennedy Center Celebration of American Humor in Washington, D.C.

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.S.

In 1940, “Beat Me, Daddy, Eight To The Bar (Parts 1 And 2)” by Will Bradley And His Orchestra Featuring Ray Mckinley charted at number 4 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “Choo Choo Ch' Boogie” by Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five charted at number 8 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Jailhouse Rock” by Elvis Presley charted at number 15 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Black Slacks” by Joe Bennett And The Sparkletones charted at number 17 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “White Silver Sands” by Don Rondo charted at number 24 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Short Fat Fannie” by Larry Williams charted at number 27 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Back To School Again” by Timmie 'Oh Yeah!' Rogers charted at number 57 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Rockin' Pneumonia (and The Boogie Woogie Flu)” by Huey (Piano) Smith And The Clowns charted at number 75 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “The Flying Saucer The 2nd” by Buchanan And Goodman charted at number 82 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Busted” by Ray Charles charted at number 4 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Honolulu Lulu” by Jan And Dean charted at number 11 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Martian Hop” by Ran-Dells charted at number 39 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Speed Ball” by Ray Stevens charted at number 64 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Little Eefin Annie” by Joe Perkins charted at number 76 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Fire” by The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown charted at number 2 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Harper Valley P.T.A.” by Jeannie C. Riley charted at number 4 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “1,2,3 Red Light” by 1910 Fruitgum Company charted at number 28 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Chewy Chewy” by Ohio Express charted at number 72 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Harper Valley P.T.A.” by King Curtis charted at number 93 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Life Is A Rock (But The Radio Rolled Me)” by Reunion charted at number 21 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Earache My Eye” by Cheech And Chong charted at number 23 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Overnight Sensation (Hit Record)” by Raspberries charted at number 30 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Clap For The Wolfman” by The Guess Who charted at number 35 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Battle Of New Orleans” by Nitty Gritty Dirt Band charted at number 72 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Carl Douglas charted at number 80 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Don't Eat The Yellow Snow” by Frank Zappa charted at number 97 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 7 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Weird Science” by Oingo Boingo charted at number 45 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Born In East L.A.” by Cheech And Chong charted at number 48 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 80 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smokin' In The Boys Room” by Mötley Crüe charted at number 94 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Rush” by Big Audio Dynamite II charted at number 55 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Superman's Song” by Crash Test Dummies charted at number 70 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Low Rider (On The Boulevard)” by Latin Alliance Featuring War charted at number 95 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)” by Los del Rio charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 42 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by The Braids charted at number 55 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Guys Do It All The Time” by Mindy McCready charted at number 94 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Ten Rounds With José Cuervo” by Tracy Byrd charted at number 51 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “The Ketchup Song (Aserejé)” by Las Ketchup charted at number 67 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “The Fox (What Does The Fox Say?)” by Ylvis charted at number 6 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus charted at number 14 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.K.

In 1957, “Any Old Iron” by Peter Sellers charted at number 25 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Short Fat Fannie” by Larry Williams charted at number 26 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh! (A Letter From Camp)” by Allan Sherman charted at number 18 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out” by The Surfaris charted at number 31 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Mule Train” by Frank Ifield charted at number 42 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Surf City” by Jan And Dean charted at number 49 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Red, Red Wine” by Jimmy James And The Vagabonds charted at number 38 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Harper Valley P.T.A.” by Jeannie C. Riley charted at number 47 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Carl Douglas charted at number 14 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Minuetto Allegretto” by The Wombles charted at number 23 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 43 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 63 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Is This The Future / Wicky Wacky” by The Fatback Band charted at number 95 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life” by Monty Python charted at number 3 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “I'm Too Sexy” by Right Said Fred charted at number 13 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Swing Low (Run With The Ball)” by Union Featuring England World Cup Rugby Squad charted at number 39 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 37 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “I've Got A Little Puppy” by The Smurfs charted at number 39 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 42 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “The Ketchup Song (Aserejé)” by Las Ketchup charted at number 1 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “The Fox (What Does The Fox Say?)” by Ylvis charted at number 24 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 64 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 96 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 46 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Australia

In 1963, “Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh! (A Letter From Camp)” by Allan Sherman charted at number 12 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out / Surfer Joe” by The Surfaris charted at number 13 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Harper Valley P.T.A.” by Jeannie C. Riley charted at number 2 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “1,2,3 Red Light” by 1910 Fruitgum Company charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Fire” by The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown charted at number 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Night Chicago Died / Can You Get It When You Want It” by Paper Lace charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Bonaparte's Retreat / Too Many Mornings” by Glen Campbell charted at number 15 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Clap For The Wolfman / Road Food” by The Guess Who charted at number 46 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff / Give Me Strength” by Eric Clapton charted at number 47 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Streak / You've Got The Music Inside” by Ray Stevens charted at number 74 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Midnight At The Oasis / Any Old Time” by Maria Muldaur charted at number 83 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Too Pooped To Pop / She, Tell Me What To Do” by The La De Da's charted at number 91 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 7 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Rush” by Big Audio Dynamite II charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “I'm Too Sexy” by Right Said Fred charted at number 17 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Calling Elvis” by Dire Straits charted at number 44 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “The Grease Megamix” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John charted at number 49 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “I'll Be There For You (Friends Theme)” by The Rembrandts charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar Featuring Pedro Castano charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Mother Mother” by Tracy Bonham charted at number 12 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “The Ketchup Song (Aserejé)” by Las Ketchup charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “The Fox (What Does The Fox Say?)” by Ylvis charted at number 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 10 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in New Zealand

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 4 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick (Remixed By Paul Hardcastle)” by Ian Dury And The Blockheads charted at number 28 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 7 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Mother Mother” by Tracy Bonham charted at number 22 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “The Fox (What Does The Fox Say?)” by Ylvis charted at number 4 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 16 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Sweden

In 1985, “Rock Me Amadeus” by Falco charted at number 1 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 2 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 10 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 32 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Austria

In 1991, “Do The Limbo Dance” by David Hasselhoff charted at number 2 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Bobby Brown” by Frank Zappa charted at number 13 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Calling Elvis” by Dire Straits charted at number 15 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 7 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the Netherlands

In 1968, “Fire” by The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown charted at number 18 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Carl Douglas charted at number 1 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Wall Street Shuffle” by 10cc charted at number 4 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Clap For The Wolfman” by The Guess Who charted at number 24 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff” by Eric Clapton charted at number 30 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 42 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “James Brown Is Dead” by L.A. Style charted at number 2 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Calling Elvis” by Dire Straits charted at number 23 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “I'm Too Sexy” by Right Said Fred charted at number 25 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 11 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 15 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Mother Mother” by Tracy Bonham charted at number 42 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in France

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 3 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Clouds Across The Moon” by The RAH Band charted at number 34 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 46 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 49 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Calling Elvis” by Dire Straits charted at number 9 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 14 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar Featuring Pedro Castano charted at number 45 on the France Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Norway

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff” by Eric Clapton charted at number 3 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Carl Douglas charted at number 9 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “I'm Too Sexy” by Right Said Fred charted at number 5 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 12 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Captain Jack” by Captain Jack charted at number 13 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Mother Mother” by Tracy Bonham charted at number 14 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 18 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Switzerland

In 1985, “Vienna Calling” by Falco charted at number 17 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Calling Elvis” by Dire Straits charted at number 9 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Do The Limbo Dance” by David Hasselhoff charted at number 19 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 16 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 29 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Canada

In 1957, “Jailhouse Rock” by Elvis Presley charted at number 2 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Black Slacks” by Joe Bennett And The Sparkletones charted somewhere on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Fire” by The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Harper Valley P.T.A.” by Jeannie C. Riley charted at number 15 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Clap For The Wolfman” by The Guess Who charted at number 6 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Earache My Eye” by Cheech And Chong charted at number 8 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Life Is A Rock (But The Radio Rolled Me)” by Reunion charted at number 20 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff” by Eric Clapton charted at number 37 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Overnight Sensation (Hit Record)” by Raspberries charted at number 41 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 3 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “You Look Marvelous” by Fernando (Billy Crystal) charted at number 17 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Calling Elvis” by Dire Straits charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “The Fox (What Does The Fox Say?)” by Ylvis charted at number 23 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 45 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 8 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

The Holiday Almanacs October 19, 2021

What's Today?

Today is Tue Oct the 19 in the year 2021
Jan 1 began on a Fri
This is day 292 of the year
Serialnumber = 44476
Julian date = 2459495 O.S.= 10 - 6 - 2021

Calendar

Holidays

Feast of St. Peter of Alcantara, confessor.
Credit Union Week (Day 3)
[USA] National Y-Teen Week (Day 3)
National Business Women's Week (Day 2)
[USA] National Forest Products Week (Day 3)
America's Safe Schools Week (Day 3)
Getting the World to Beat a Path to Your Door Week (Day 3)
National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week (Day 3)
National Dental Hygiene Week (Day 3)
National Forrest Products Week (Day 3)
National School Bus Safety Week (Day 3)
National Shampoo Week (Day 3)
[Mauritania] Independence Day (1960)
[USA] Evaluate Your Life Day.
[USA] Yorktown Day (1781). British troops surrendered to general George Washington, ended the Revolutionary War
[Virginia] Yorktown Day (1781)
Bridge Day
Evaluate Your Life Day
Fair of Ebisu (Japan).
Gourmet Coffee Week (Day 5)
Jamaica National Heroes Day.
Lightening is Electricity Day
National Mammography Day
National Off the Grid Day
Paint Pretty Day
Peace with Justice Week (Day 4)
Yorktown Day

Reminders

Astrological sign: Libra: The Balance (9-23 thru 10-22); Ruling Planet: Venus. Element: Air. Traits: Charming, diplomatic, idealistic, indecisive. Body part associated with this sign: Reins. Occupations: Acting, the arts, law and legal activities, politics. The abbreviation of pound (lb.) comes from the word Libra because of the scales she holds.
Astrological sign: Scorpio: The Scorpion (10-22 thru 11-21); Ruling Planet: Pluto. Element: Water. Traits: Passionate, intense, secretive, subtle. Body part associated with this sign: Secrets. Occupations: Teaching, work requiring concentration, training animals, psychiatry, surgery, detection.
Flowers: calendula, cosmos and hops
Gems: opal & tourmaline
October's name comes from the Latin word for eight, octo.
The Saxons called October Win Monath - time for making wine.
Full Moon: the Hunters' Moon, and the Blood Moon.
Gems: opal and tourmaline.
Flowers: The hops, calendula and cosmo
Meaning: the sentimental meaning of the opal and the tourmaline is for hope, and the calendula is for constancy.
American Magazine Month
Arizona Book Month
Asthma Awareness Month
Auto Battery Safety Month
Campaign for Healthier Babies Month
Co-op Awareness Month
Computer Learning Month
Consumer Information Month'
Cookbook Month
Cooking, Crafts and Home Books Month
Cooperative Month
National Pickled Pepper Month
Country Music Month
Crime Prevention Month
Cuts and Curls for Charity Month
Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Ending Hunger Month
Energy Awareness Month
Energy Management Is a Family Affair Time
Family History Awareness Month
Fire Prevention Month
Gourmet Adventures Month
Great American Breakfast Club (Sep 1-Nov 30)
Healthy Lung Month
Hispanic Heritage Month (Sep 15-Oct 15)
Hunger Awareness Month
Hurricane Season Months in the East (June 1-Nov 30)
Hurricane Season Months in the West (June 1-Oct 31)
International Book Fair Month
International Marine Travel Month!
Italian-American Heritage and Culture Month
Learning Disabilities Awareness Month
Lesbian and Gay History Month
Lock in Safety Month
Lupus Awareness Month
Michigan Library Month.
National Adopt a Dog Month
National AIDS Awareness Month
National Apple Month!
National Applejack Month!!
National Arts and Humanities Month
National Awareness Month for Children with Cancer
National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
National Car Care Month
National Clock Month
National Collectors Month
National Communicate with Your Kid Month
National Cosmetology Month
National Cut Out Dissection Month
National Dental Hygiene Month
National Depression Education and Awareness Month
National Dessert Month
National Disability Employment Awareness Month
National Dollhouse and Minatures Month
National Domestic Violence Awareness Month
National Down Syndrome Month
National Education Month
National Family Sexuality Education Month
National Fish and Seafood Month!
National Foster Grandparent Month
National High-Tech Month
National Hobby Month.
National Kitchen and Bath Month
National Liver Awareness Month
National Lupus Month-Eggtober-Computer Learning Month
National Park Month
National Pasta Month
National Pizza Month
National Popcorn Poppin' Month
National Pork Month
National Quality Month
National Restaurant Month.
National Restaurant-Car Maintance Month-Rocktober-Octoberfess
National Rodent Prevention Month.
National Roller Skating Month
National Sarcastics' Awareness Month
National Seafood Month
National UNICEF Month
National Wine Festival Month!!
National Youth Against Tobacco Month
Pizza Festival Time Month!!
Polish-American Heritage Month
Spinal Health Month
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Awareness Month
Value of Play Month
Vegetarian Awareness Month
Orionid meteor shower, radiant in Orion (thru 10-23)
[Ancient Rome] Armilustrium
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