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Offbeat Datebook: Births and Deaths (sorted by age), Events and Holidays for April 9

Last Updated 04-10-2021

⚛🎵Tom Lehrer -- is 93 in the year 2021 and 94 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1928 N.S.
Mathematician, Songwriter, Pianist, Novelty Singer
Misc: Professor of Math at Harvard
Song Titles: The Old Dope Peddler, Hanukkah in Santa Monica, That's Mathematics, New Math, The Vatican Rag, Who's Next?, I Got It From Sally, Poisoning Pigeons in the Park, Masochism Tango, A Christmas Carol, The Elements, Pollution, Be Prepared, Bright College Days
Album Titles: That Was the Year That Was, Songs by Tom Lehrer, More of Tom Lehrer, Tom Lehrer Revisited, An Evening Wasted with Tom Lehrer
TV Shows: The Electric Company (writer of ten songs)

🎭Jean-Paul Belmondo -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1933
Movie Actor, French
Names/Places: b. in Neuilly-sur-Seine
Movie Titles: That Man From Rio (a 007 film spoof)

🎭Marty Krofft -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1937
TV Producer, Puppeteer, English
Names/Places: Sid's brother
Misc: designed costumes for the Banana Splits Adventure Hour (1968)
TV Shows: Magic Mongo, Bigfoot and Wild Boy, Land of the Lost, H.R. Pufinstuf, Donny and Marie, D.C. Follies, Pryor's Place, The Krofft Supershow, The Brady Bunch Variety Hour, Wonderbug, Land of the Lost, Dr. Shrinker, Electra Woman and Dyna Girl, Far Out Space Nuts, The Lost Saucer, Sigmund and the Sea Monsters, The Bugaloos, Lidsville, H.R. Pufinstuif
Movie Titles: Pufinstuf, The World of Sid and Marty Krofft at the Hollywood Bowl (TV movie), Land of the Lost (2009)

✍🎭Jimmy Tingle -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1955
Humorist, Comedian
TV Shows: 60 Minutes II

🎭Cynthia Nixon -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1966
Actress
TV Shows: Sex and The City (as Miranda Hobbes)
Movie Titles: Sex and the City (series), Amadeus, Addams Family Values, Pelican Brief

🎭🎮Veronica Taylor -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1978 N.S.
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
Misc: notable voice actress since 1985
TV Shows: One Piece (as Nico Robin), Pokemon (as Ash Ketchum and May), Winx Club, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (as April O'Neil), Kurokami: The Animation, Astroblast!
Movie Titles: Pokemon (series)
Video Games: Dissidia (series), One Piece (series), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (series), World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor

🎭Keshia Knight Pulliam -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1979
Actress
Names/Places: b. in Newark, NJ
TV Shows: Sesame Street, The Cosby Show (as Rudy Huxtable), House of Payne
Movie Titles: Madea Goes to Jail, Beauty Shop, What About Your Friends: Weekend Getaway; Madea Goes To Jail

🎭Jay Baruchel -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1982
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director, Canadian
TV Shows: Dragons (series), Man Seeking Woman
Movie Titles: How to Train Your Dragon (series), Million Dollar Baby, This is the End; Fanboys, Knocked Up

🎭Jordan Masterson -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1986 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Last Man Standing (as Ryan Vogelson)
Movie Titles: The 40-Year-Old Virgin, Bad Roomies

🎵Montero Lamar Hill -- is 22 in the year 2021 and 23 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1999 N.S.
Songwriter, Singer, Rapper
Names/Places: aka Lil Nas X
Song Titles: Old Town Road (a Country Trap song)

🎵Lil Nas X -- is 22 in the year 2021 and 23 in the year 2022; b.4/9/1999 N.S.
Rapper
Song Titles: Old Town Road

🎨Frank King -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/9/1883 d.6/24/1969 (86)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Gasoline Alley; b. June 11?

🎭Allen Jenkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/9/1900 d.7/20/1974 (74)
TV/Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Names/Places: RLN:McGonegal
TV Shows: Waterfront (as Sid), Top Cat (as Officer Dibble)

✍🎭🏆Frankie Thomas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/9/1921 d.5/11/2006 (85)
Author, Actor, Producer, Bridge Player
Names/Places: Frank's son
Misc: bridge (cards) expert
TV Shows: One Man's Family (as Cliff Barbour), Tom Cordett Space Cadet (star)

🎭Cheetah The Chimp -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/9/1931 d.12/24/2011 N.S. (80)
Animal Star
Movie Titles: Tarzan (as comic sidekick 1932-1934)

🎨✍📰🎭Paul Krassner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/9/1932 N.S. d.7/21/2019 N.S. (87)
Comic Strip Cartoonist, Satirist, Journalist, Editor, Political Activist, Comedian
Misc: wrote MAD Magazine, co-founded the Yippies

🎵🎸Carl Perkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/9/1932 N.S. d.1/19/1998 N.S. (65)
Hall of Famer, Composer/Songwriter, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Rockabilly Performer
Names/Places: b. in Jackson, Tn.; MN:Lee
Song Titles: Blue Suede Shoes, Boppin' the Blues
TV Shows: Johnny Cash Show (regular)

🎭Avery Schreiber -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/9/1935 d.1/7/2002 (66)
Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: b. in Chicago, Illinois
Misc: of the (Jack) Burns & Schreiber team
TV Shows: My Mother the Car (as Capt. Mancini), The Burns & Schreiber Comedy Hour, Sha Na Na (regular), Wake Rattle & Roll (as Grandpa Quirk)

✍⚛François Rabelais -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1494 or ??/??/1483 d.4/9/1553
Writer, Satirist, Physicist, French

🎭El Brendel -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/25/1890 d.4/9/1964 (74)
Comedian

🎵Phil Ochs -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/19/1940 N.S. d.4/9/1976 N.S. (35)
Political Activist, Songwriter, Folk Singer
Misc: anti-war folk singer (Joe Hill, War is Over); some say d. Apr 8

Homer Lloyd "Kit" Carson -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/4/1899 N.S. d.4/9/1983 N.S. (83)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: Johnny Carson's father

🎵Dave Prather Sr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/9/1937 N.S. d.4/9/1988 N.S. (50)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Sam and Dave

✍📰🎭John Henry Faulk -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/21/1913 d.4/9/1990 (76)
Humorist, Commentator, Panelist
TV Shows: It's News to Me, Hee Haw, Leave It to the Girls

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🎭Sandy Becker -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/19/1922 d.4/9/1996 (74)
Cartoon Voice Actor, Puppet Actor, Announcer
Misc: created puppets, skits, and characters for children's TV shows
TV Shows: Go-Go Gophers, Beagles, Underdog, King Leonardo

Mary Yankovic -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/7/1923 d.4/9/2004 (81)
Celebrity Parent
Names/Places: Alfred "Weird Al" Yankovic's mother

Nick Yankovic -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/4/1917 d.4/9/2004 (86)
Celebrity Parent
Names/Places: Alfred "Weird Al"'s father

🎭Arthur Anderson -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1922 N.S. d.4/9/2016 N.S. (93)
Commercial Actor
Names/Places: MN: John Miles
Misc: Lucky Charms commercials voicing Lucky the Leprechaun

🎭Malcolm Dixon -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/??/1953 N.S. d.4/9/2020 N.S. (66)
Actor, English
Misc: was in many music videos for artists such as David Bowie, Duran Duran and Spandau Ballet. Played Bilbo Baggins in a theater adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit.
TV Shows: The Goodies (as Washing Machine / Dwarf)
Movie Titles: Flash Gordon, The Dark Crystal, Star Wars: Episode VI -Return of the Jedi, Labyrinth, Willow, Time Bandits, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (as an Oompa-Loompa)

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In 1955, “The Ballad Of Davy Crockett” by Bill Hayes charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1955, “It's A Sin To Tell A Lie” by Somethin' Smith And The Redheads charted at number 29 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “Sink The Bismarck” by Johnny Horton charted at number 6 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “White Silver Sands” by Bill Black's Combo charted at number 15 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “Money (That's What I Want)” by Barrett Strong charted at number 31 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “Delaware” by Perry Como charted at number 47 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “Running Bear” by Johnny Preston charted at number 67 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy” by Freddy Cannon charted at number 73 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “El Paso” by Marty Robbins charted at number 97 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “The Ballad Of The Green Berets” by SSgt Barry Sadler charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “Secret Agent Man” by Johnny Rivers charted at number 7 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “Walkin' My Cat Named Dog” by Norma Tanega charted at number 22 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “Secret Agent Man” by The Ventures charted at number 63 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “Juanita Banana” by The Peels charted at number 68 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “Got My Mojo Working” by Jimmy Smith charted at number 71 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1977, “Ain't Gonna Bump No More (With No Big Fat Woman)” by Joe Tex charted at number 60 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1977, “Margaritaville” by Jimmy Buffett charted at number 72 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Mr. Roboto” by Styx charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Der Kommissar” by After The Fire charted at number 12 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “She Blinded Me With Science” by Thomas Dolby charted at number 16 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Lies” by Thompson Twins charted at number 30 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Whirly Girl” by Oxo charted at number 34 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Stray Cat Strut” by Stray Cats charted at number 37 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “The Fanatic” by Felony charted at number 42 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Down Under” by Men At Work charted at number 54 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Allentown” by Billy Joel charted at number 61 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Mexican Radio” by Wall Of Voodoo charted at number 63 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Sex (I'm A...)” by Berlin charted at number 90 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Walking In L.A.” by Missing Persons charted at number 92 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Pass The Dutchie” by Musical Youth charted at number 99 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Atomic Dog” by George Clinton charted at number 102 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “I Eat Cannibals (Part 1)” by Toto Coelo charted at number 104 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Where Everybody Knows Your Name (Cheers Theme)” by Gary Portnoy charted at number 106 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 54 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Jack The Lad” by 3 Man Island charted at number 99 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm” by Crash Test Dummies charted at number 7 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Loser” by Beck charted at number 17 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Funk Dat (Why Is It?)” by Sagat charted at number 93 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2005, “Lonely” by Akon charted at number 12 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “F**k You! (aka Forget You)” by CeeLo Green charted at number 3 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Friday” by Rebecca Black charted at number 58 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.K.

In 1960, “My Old Man's A Dustman (Ballad Of...Disposal Officer)” by Lonnie Donegan charted at number 1 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “Running Bear” by Johnny Preston charted at number 4 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1960, “El Paso” by Marty Robbins charted at number 44 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1966, “The Ballad Of The Green Berets” by SSgt Barry Sadler charted at number 29 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “Walkin' My Cat Named Dog” by Norma Tanega charted at number 42 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Ooh To Be Ah” by Kajagoogoo charted at number 7 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Snot Rap” by Kenny Everett charted at number 10 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Rip It Up” by Orange Juice charted at number 12 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Clunk Clink” by Laurel And Hardy charted at number 65 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Der Kommissar” by After The Fire charted at number 67 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Batman Theme” by Neal Hefti And His Orchestra charted at number 61 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Airhead” by Thomas Dolby charted at number 78 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Doop” by Doop charted at number 2 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Money (That's What I Want)” by The Backbeat Band charted at number 67 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Loser” by Beck charted at number 70 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2005, “(Is This The Way To) Amarillo?” by Tony Christie Featuring Peter Kay charted at number 1 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2005, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by G4 charted at number 38 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett And GoonRock charted at number 3 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Thriller / Heads Will Roll” by Glee Cast charted at number 30 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “F**k You! (aka Forget You)” by CeeLo Green charted at number 41 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Friday” by Rebecca Black charted at number 60 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Fat Bottomed Girls” by Glee Cast charted at number 66 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Creep” by Radiohead charted at number 96 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Australia

In 1949, “Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)” by The Andrews Sisters charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1949, “Slap 'er Down Agin, Paw!” by Arthur Godfrey charted at number 11 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1949, “The Maharajah Of Magador” by Vaughn Monroe And His Orchestra Featuring Ziggy Talent charted at number 17 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1955, “Make Yourself Comfortable” by Sarah Vaughan charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1955, “This Ole House” by Rosemary Clooney charted at number 10 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1955, “The Naughty Lady Of Shady Lane” by The Ames Brothers or Dean Martin charted at number 18 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1960, “Running Bear” by Johnny Preston charted at number 11 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “The Fortune Teller” by The Throb charted at number 10 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “The Ballad Of The Green Berets” by SSgt Barry Sadler charted at number 20 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1977, “Car Wash / Water” by Rose Royce charted at number 17 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1977, “The Rubberband Man / Now That We're Together” by The (Detroit) Spinners charted at number 29 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Shoop Shoop Diddy Wop Cumma Cumma Wang Dang / Don't Mention My Name” by Monte Video And The Cassettes charted at number 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Theme From 'Minder' (I Could Be So Good For You) / Nothing At All” by Dennis Waterman charted at number 21 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “I Eat Cannibals (Part 1) / I Eat Cannibals (Part 2)” by Toto Coelo charted at number 26 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Lies / Beach Culture” by Thompson Twins charted at number 27 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “The Clapping Song / Blame” by The Belle Stars charted at number 30 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Our House / Walking With Mr. Wheeze” by Madness charted at number 33 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Wot! / Strawberry Dross” by Captain Sensible charted at number 37 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Buffalo Gals / Buffalo Gals (Trad. Square)” by Malcolm McLaren And The World Famous Supreme Team Show charted at number 41 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Stutter Rap (No Sleep 'Til Bedtime)” by Morris Minor And The Majors charted at number 5 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 35 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) charted at number 47 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Loser” by Beck charted at number 8 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “A**hole” by Denis Leary charted at number 21 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2005, “Underwear Goes Inside The Pants” by Lazyboy (Lazy-B in the UK) charted at number 43 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett And GoonRock charted at number 12 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “I Just Had Sex” by The Lonely Island Featuring Akon charted at number 37 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in New Zealand

In 1977, “Car Wash” by Rose Royce charted at number 5 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Loser” by Beck charted at number 14 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett And GoonRock charted at number 1 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Sweden

In 1977, “Beatles” by Forbes charted at number 3 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1977, “Disco Duck” by Rick Dees And His Cast Of Idiots charted at number 9 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1977, “Car Wash” by Rose Royce charted at number 16 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Our House” by Madness charted at number 8 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Down Under” by Men At Work charted at number 12 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “I Just Had Sex” by The Lonely Island Featuring Akon charted at number 16 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett And GoonRock charted at number 26 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Barbra Streisand” by Duck Sauce Featuring Armand Van Helden And A-Trak charted at number 45 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “F**k You! (aka Forget You)” by CeeLo Green charted at number 54 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Austria

In 2005, “One Night In Bangkok” by Vinylshakerz charted at number 53 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Barbra Streisand” by Duck Sauce Featuring Armand Van Helden And A-Trak charted at number 51 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett And GoonRock charted at number 56 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the Netherlands

In 1977, “The Big Bear Bump” by Ronnie And The Big Bear charted at number 5 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “99 Luftballons” by Nena charted at number 1 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Major Tom (völlig losgelöst)” by Peter Schilling charted at number 2 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Puttin' On The Ritz” by Taco charted at number 20 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Loser” by Beck charted at number 24 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Doop (Remix)” by Doop charted at number 44 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 2005, “Chirpy Chirpy, Cheep Cheep” by Poco Loco Gang charted at number 96 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in France

In 1988, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 36 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Barbra Streisand” by Duck Sauce Featuring Armand Van Helden And A-Trak charted at number 86 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “I Need A Dollar” by Aloe Blacc charted at number 98 on the France Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Norway

In 1960, “Running Bear” by Johnny Preston charted at number 3 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Do-Re-Mi” by Jahn Teigen charted at number 3 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Down Under” by Men At Work charted at number 4 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Our House” by Madness charted at number 6 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Loser” by Beck charted at number 10 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Switzerland

In 1983, “99 Luftballons” by Nena charted at number 4 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Major Tom (völlig losgelöst)” by Peter Schilling charted at number 6 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Mr. Roboto” by Styx charted at number 15 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2005, “One Night In Bangkok” by Vinylshakerz charted at number 95 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2005, “Car Wash” by Christina Aguilera Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott charted at number 100 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Barbra Streisand” by Duck Sauce Featuring Armand Van Helden And A-Trak charted at number 26 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “I Need A Dollar” by Aloe Blacc charted at number 59 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “We No Speak Americano” by Yolanda Be Cool And DCUP charted at number 75 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Canada

In 1960, “Sink The Bismarck” by Johnny Horton charted at number 2 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1966, “Walkin' My Cat Named Dog” by Norma Tanega charted at number 15 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1977, “Car Wash” by Rose Royce charted at number 44 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Mr. Roboto” by Styx charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “She Blinded Me With Science” by Thomas Dolby charted at number 7 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Stray Cat Strut” by Stray Cats charted at number 12 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “The Safety Dance” by Men Without Hats charted at number 18 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Pass The Dutchie” by Musical Youth charted at number 32 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Sex (I'm A...)” by Berlin charted at number 34 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Mickey” by Toni Basil charted at number 35 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Lies” by Thompson Twins charted at number 37 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Whirly Girl” by Oxo charted at number 39 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1983, “Mexican Radio” by Wall Of Voodoo charted at number 45 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Fairytale Of New York” by The Pogues Featuring Kirsty MacColl charted at number 24 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1988, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 26 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1994, “Loser” by Beck charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “F**k You! (aka Forget You)” by CeeLo Green charted at number 20 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Party Rock Anthem” by LMFAO Featuring Lauren Bennett And GoonRock charted at number 25 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Friday” by Rebecca Black charted at number 61 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2011, “Pumped Up Kicks” by Foster The People charted at number 65 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

The Holiday Almanacs for April 9, 2022

What's Today?

Today is Sat Apr the 9 in the year 2022
Jan 1 began on a Sat
This is day 99 of the year
Serialnumber = 44648
Julian date = 2459667 O.S.= 3 - 27 - 2022

Calendar

Holidays

Consider Christianity Week (Day 7)
[USA] NCAA Final Four Men's & Women's Basketball competition begins (newer weekend)
[USA] National Birthparents Week Ends
[Bolivia] National Day (1952)
[Latvia] independence (1918)
[Philippines] Bataan Day (1942) thru 4-10
[Tunisia] Martyrs' Day
[USA, England] Winston Churchill Day (1963)
[USA] National POW/MIA Recognition Day (1983 only)
[USA] Astronaut's Day
[USA] Longest Word Day
[USA] National Reading a Road Map Week (Day 6)
[USA] TV Guide Day
[?] Name Yourself Day

Reminders

Astrological sign: Aries: The Ram (3-21 thru 4-19); Aries people are bold, impulsive and confident. Body part associated with this sign: The head. Element: Fire. Occupations: Exploration, the military, entrepreneur, outdoor engineering, fireman. Ruling Planet: Mars. Traits: Energetic, assertive, impulsive.
Astrological sign: Taurus: The Bull (4-20 thru 5-20); Ruling Planet: Venus. Element: Earth. Traits: Determined, persistent, loyal. Body part associated with this sign: The neck. Occupations: Farming, the arts (music), work requiring research, building, hand work.
Flower: Sweet Pea and Daisy
Gem: Diamond
Full Moon: the Pink moon
Astrological sign: Taurus: The Bull (4-20 thru 5-20); Ruling Planet: Venus. Element: Earth. Traits: Determined, persistent, loyal. Body part associated with this sign: The neck. Occupations: Farming, the arts (music), work requiring research, building, hand work.
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Home Improvement Months (not the TV show) (from April-Sep)
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