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Offbeat Datebook: Births and Deaths (sorted by age), Events and Holidays for September 12

Last Updated 09-13-2021

🎭Skip Hinnant -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1940
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: The Electric Company, Patty Duke Show (as Ted)
Movie Titles: Fritz the Cat (voice as Fritz the Cat), The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat

🎭🏆Linda Gray -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1940
Actress, Producer/Director, Model
Names/Places: b. in Santa Monica, CA; some say b. 1941
Misc: some say b. in 1941
TV Shows: Dallas (as Sue Ellen Shepard Ewing), All That Glitters (as Linda the transsexual model), Melrose Place (as Hillary Michaels), Models Inc. (as Hillary Michaels), Bold & the Beautiful

🎵Maria Muldaur -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1943 N.S.
Fiddler, Guitarist, Children's Singer, Pop Singer
Misc: Folk-Blues-Jazz style; b. 1942?
Song Titles: Midnight at the Oasis

✍🎭Bruce Mahler -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1950
Comedy Writer, Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Fridays, Seinfeld (as Rabbi in three episodes)
Movie Titles: Scary Movie, Police Academy (series)

🎭Jeff McCracken -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1952
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Boy Meets World (producer), Dinosaurs (producer), Bay City Blues, Hawaiian Heat
Movie Titles: Quiz Show (producer)

🎭Nina Blackwood -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1952
TV Hostess
Misc: an original MTV video-jock; she was hhhhhhhot!; some say b. 1955

🎭Peter Scolari -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1955
Actor, Director
Names/Places: b. in New Rochelle, NY
TV Shows: Goodtime Girls, Bosom Buddies (as Henry Desmond and Hildegarde), Newhart (as Michael Harris), Dweebs (as Warren), Gotham, Girls (as Tad Horvath)
Movie Titles: That Thing You Do!, The Polar Express

🎵🎸Barry Andrews -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1956
New Wave Keybordist, English
Group Names: King Crimson, XTC, Iggy Pop, Shriekback

🎵Hans Zimmer -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1957 N.S.
Composer, German
Misc: Film Composer for more than 150 films
Group Names: The Buggles
Song Titles: Video Killed The Radio Star (video cameo)
Movie Titles: Pirates of the Caribbean, The Lion King, The Dark Knight, Inception

✍🎭Paul Bellini -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1963
Comedy Writer, Comedian, Canadian
TV Shows: Kids In The Hall, You Gotta Eat Here!, This Hour Has 22 Minutes
Movie Titles: Locker Room

🎵Carla Ulbrich -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1966 N.S.
Novelty Singer
Song Titles: What If Your Butt Was Gone

🎭Louis C.K. -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1967
Actor, Comedian, Producer/Director
Names/Places: RN: Louis Székely
TV Shows: Louie (as Louie and a writer)

🎭Colin Ford -- is 25 in the year 2021 and 26 in the year 2022; b.9/12/1996
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Family Guy, Sofia the First, Jake and the Never Land Pirates (as Jake), Under the Dome (as Joe McAlister), Supernatural
Movie Titles: Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd, Push, We Bought a Zoo

✍📰H. L. Mencken -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/12/1880 d.1/29/1956 (75)
Author, Essayist, Lexicographer, Critic, Satirist, Journalist, Editor, Columnist
Names/Places: b. in Baltimore; RFMN:Henry Louis; d. in Baltimore

🎭🎵Gus Cannon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/12/1883 d.10/15/1979 (96)
Hall of Famer, Comedian, Banjoist, Bandleader, Blues Singer

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🎭Billy Gilbert -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/12/1894 d.9/23/1971 (77)
Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Misc: d. Sep 9?
Movie Titles: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (as Sneezy, voice)

🎭Ben Blue -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/12/1901 d.3/7/1975 (73)
Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian, Vaudevillan, Dancer, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Benjamin Bernstein

🎭Dickie Moore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/12/1925 d.9/7/2015 N.S. (89)
Movie Actor
Movie Titles: Our Gang, Oliver Twist, Little Men

🎭Skip Ward -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/12/1932 d.6/27/2003
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: The Dukes of Hazzard

🎭Michael Leader -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/12/1938 N.S. d.8/22/2016 N.S. (77)
Actor, English
TV Shows: EastEnders, TV Burp, Doctor Who, Blakes 7
Movie Titles: Star Wars Episode IV (as a Stormtrooper)

🎵Barry White -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/12/1944 d.7/4/2003 (58)
Music Producer, Arranger, Songwriter, Keyboardist, Soul Singer
Misc: DEEEEEP bass singer; led the Love Unlimited Orchestra whose singers sang background in his records.
Group Names: Love Unlimited Orchestra (lead), soloist
Song Titles: The Harlem Shuffle (penned for Bob and Earl), I'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby, Never Never Gonna Give You Up, Can't Get Enough Of Your Love Babe, You're The First-The Last-My Everything

🎭🎵Lou Clayton -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/12/1890 d.9/12/1950 (60)
Actor, Vaudevillan, Singer

🎭🎵Rod Brasfield -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/22/1910 d.9/12/1958 (48)
Hall of Famer, Comedian, Country-Novelty Performer
Misc: Grand Ole Opry

🎭Lillian Randolph -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1898 d.9/12/1980 (81)
Radio Actress, TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: Amanda's sister
TV Shows: Beulah, Amos 'n Andy (as Madame Queen), Bill Cosby Show (as Rose Kincaid), Roots (as Sister Sara)

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🎭Frank Nelson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/6/1911 d.9/12/1986 (75)
Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Jack Benny (as the 'Eeeyeeessss?' man), I Love Lucy (as Ralph Ramsey), Jetsons (voicist)

⛪🎭🎵Anthony Perkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1932 d.9/12/1992 (60)
Protestant, Movie/Stage Actor, Movie Director, Singer
Names/Places: NN:Tony; Osgood's son
Movie Titles: Psycho (series), The Trial, Fear Strikes Out, Tall Story, The Matchmaker, Pretty Poison, Five Miles to Midnight, The Black Hole, Murder on the Orient Express, Mahogany

✍🎭Charles Lamont -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/15/1895 d.9/12/1993 (98)
Screenwriter, Movie Actor, Movie Director
Movie Titles: Abbott and Costello (movie series)

✍⛪🎭🎵Johnny Cash -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/26/1932 d.9/12/2003 (71)
Hall of Famer, Author, Baptist, Actor, Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. nr. Kingsland, Ark.; NN:The Man in Black; MN:R.; June Carter's husband
Misc: he was widely considered one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century; Hall of Fame in America's Pop, Rock and Roll and Country with over 110 solo hits
Group Names: The Highwaymen, soloist
Song Titles: I Walk The Line, Folsom Prison Blues, Ring of Fire, Get Rhythm, Man in Black, One Piece at a Time, A Boy Named Sue, Hey Porter, Rock Island Line, Hurt, Rusty Cage, I've Been Everywhere
Album Titles: Ring of Fire: The Best of Johnny Cash, I Walk The Line, Hello I'm Johnny Cash, Man in Black, At Folsom Prison, At San Quentin, The Johnny Cash Show, Highwayman
Movie Titles: North and South (miniseries), The Johnny Cash Show (host)

Ray Dolby -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/18/1933 N.S. d.9/12/2013 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Engineer, Inventor, Physicist
Misc: Dolby Noise Reduction Systems A,B,C,HX Pro, 4-channel surround system, 6-track SRD

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In 1936, The Mickey Mouse film, “Donald and Pluto” is released. Donald Duck and Pluto star, without Mickey.

In 1941, The Donald Duck film, “Old Macdonald Duck” is released.

In 1947, The Donald Duck film, “Wide Open Spaces” is released.

In 1949, “Candid Camera”, TV Comedy Variety, moved to CBS.

In 1953, “My Favorite Husband”, TV Comedy; debut on CBS.

In 1953, “The Larry Storch Show”, TV Variety; last aired on CBS.

In 1955, “Sid Caesar Presents”, TV Variety; last aired on NBC.

In 1958, The science-fiction movie “The Blob,” starring Steve McQueen — billed as “Steven” — was released.

In 1960, Breaking into the Top Ten: SAM COOKE and “CHAIN GANG” (his first big hit for RCA) and LARRY VERNE with “MR. CUSTER”

In 1960, On American Bandstand, Larry Verne is a guest, with “Mister Custer”

In 1960, AMERICAN BANDSTAND LARRY VERNE is a guest, with “MISTER CUSTER”

In 1962, “The Alvin Show”, TV Cartoon Show; last aired on CBS.

In 1963, “Leave It To Beaver”, TV Comedy, last aired on ABC. People still believe in the Beav.

In 1964, “Hoppity Hooper”, TV Cartoon Show with Uncle Waldo and Fillmore the Bear; debut on ABC. It was a Jay Ward production.

In 1964, “The Bullwinkle Show”, TV Cartoon Show; last aired on NBC, moved to ABC.

In 1966, Gilliganʹs Island episode #69. “Up at Bat”. Gilligan is bitten by a bat, and then dreams that he has turned into a vampire. Fortunately the Professor knows about bats (what DOESNʹT he know about?!), and is able to identify the bat that bit Gilligan as a common red fruit bat, rather than a vampire bat.

In 1966, “Family Affair” debuted on CBS-TV. It starred Brian Keith as Uncle Bill, Sebastian Cabot as Mr. French, and Cathy Garver, Johnny Whitaker, and Anissa Jones as Cissy, Jodie, and Buffy.

In 1966, “Hey, hey, weʹre the Monkees — and we donʹt monkey around…” “The Monkees”, TV Musical-Comedy, debut on NBC featuring Mickey Dolenz, Peter Tork, Davy Jones and Michael Nesmith.The Monkees were the first made-for-TV rock group. Ironically — or maybe not — “The Monkees” TV show won an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series of 1967.The TV show was inspired by the Beatlesʹ movies and the group had a string of hit singles and albums.The show depicted the zany adventures of a loveable long-haired rock band-obviously modeled after the Beatles and their film, “A Hard Days Night” and at first they sang but did not play any of the instruments.The group was chosen not for their musical or acting ability, but because they looked right for the parts. The television show would remain on the air through 1969. The show was roughly modeled after the Beatles movies.

In 1966, “Yellow Submarine” single by The Beatles was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1967, “The Jerry Lewis Show” second run, TV Variety; debut on NBC.

In 1970, R.C., “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry peaked at number three on the pop singles chart.

In 1970, R.C., “Monster Mash” by Bobby “Boris” Pickett reentered the chart and peaked at #91 on the pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Archieʹs Fun House”, “Sabrina and The Groovie Goolies”, “Josie and The Pussycats,” a Saturday morning cartoon about an all girl band, and “The Harlem Globetrotters”, all TV cartoon shows, debut on CBS. “Sabrina” debut in the previous season as part of the previous seasonʹs “Archie Comedy Hour”.

In 1970, “Here Come The Doubledeckers” and “Lancelot Link: Secret Chimp”, TV Childrens Shows, and “Will The Real Jerry Lewis Please Sit Down”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on ABC.

In 1970, “Lola”, by Kinks entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1970, “The Bugaloos”, TV Childrens, debut on NBC. It was a Sid and Marty Krofft production.

In 1970, “The Jackie Gleason Show”, TV Variety; and “Petticoat Junction”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS.

In 1970, “The Reluctant Dragon and Mr. Toad”, and “Motormouse”, TV Cartoon Shows, debut on ABC.

In 1970, “The Woody Woodpecker Show”, TV Cartoon Show, returned on NBC.

In 1970, “Tomfoolery”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on NBC. It was based on the works of Edward Lear. This was not based on the words and music of Tom Lehrer.

In 1971, “The Groovie Goolies”, TV Cartoon Show; debut on CBS.

In 1972, “Temperatures Rising”, TV Comedy; debut on ABC.

In 1972, The situation comedy “Maude,” starring Beatrice Arthur and Conrad Bain, premiered on CBS-TV. It was a spinoff of “All in the Family”.

In 1974, “Paper Moon”, TV Comedy; debut on ABC. “Paper” was cut by scissors from the sked due to poor ratings.

In 1977, “The Betty White Show” began airing on CBS

In 1978, “Taxi”, TV Comedy, debut on ABC. It starred Judd Hirsch, Tony Danza, Andy Kaufman, Danny DeVito, Marilu Henner, Christopher Lloyd, and a host of other cabbies. It lasted through 1982 on ABC, which lost itsʹ brain with insipid programming cancellations and idiotic moves that made ABC flounder for years, while NBC picked up viewers with quality programming under Brandon Tartikoff, whose network picked up Taxi for its fifth and final season. Danny Devito in “Saturday Night Live” did a mock sketch in which he answerʹs ABCʹs cancellation of Taxi with Danny turning on a box and watching ABCʹs building implode onto itself!

In 1981, At the request of NBSmurf Smurfident Fred Silversmurf, Pierre “Peyo” Cullifordʹs “Smurfs” smurf their way into a very smurfy Smurferday morning Smurftoon, where they help smurf the lineup into big smurf for the next nine smurfsons. Created by Peyo Culliford in 1957.

In 1981, “Heathcliff and Marmaduke”, TV Cartoon Show; debut on ABC.

In 1981, “The Tarzan/Lone Ranger/Zorro Adventure Hour”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on CBS.

In 1983, “Inspector Gadget” began airing in syndication

In 1983, “Square Pegs”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS.

In 1984, Cyndi Lauper sings “She-Bop” on Tonight Show.

In 1987, “Fraggle Rock”, TV Cartoon Show; debut on NBC.

In 1987, “Popeye and Son” began airing on CBS

In 1987, “The New Archies”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on NBC. It was about the gang before the high-school days, but lacked the spirit of the original Filmation version in 1968 and bombed. Even ALF picked on them in one of his TV episodes.

In 1988, “The Gong Show” returned to be airing new episodes in syndication.

In 1989, “Chicken Soup”, TV Comedy; debut on ABC. It bombs.

In 1991, Howard Stern guested on “Late Night with David Letterman”

In 1991, John Travolta and Kelly Preston, Marriage, The wedding on September 5 in Paris was illegal.

In 1991, “Late Night With David Letterman” presents its annual list dealing with the “Miss America Pageant” from the “Top Ten Things that Will Get You Kicked Out of the Miss America Pageant” — One. Corking your swimsuit.

In 1992, “Addams Family Cartoon”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on ABC.

In 1992, “California Dreams” TV Teenage Comedy debut on NBC.

In 1992, “Eek! The Cat”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on Fox.

In 1992, “Goof Troop” TV Cartoon debut on ABC.

In 1992, “Super Dave Cartoon”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on Fox.

In 1992, “The Addams Family” began airing on ABC

In 1992, “The Golden Girls”, TV Comedy; last aired on NBC.

In 1993, “Lois and Clark: The New Adventures Of Superman”, TV Adventure starring Dean Cain and Teri Hatcher, debut on ABC.

In 1993, “Townsend Television” began airing on Fox

In 1993, “Two Stupid Dogs”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on TBS.

In 1994, How does Paramount fill the “urban” gap left by the passing of “The Arsenio Hall show?” Wouldja believe an incredibly hip Jewish standup comic? “The Jon Stewart Show” debuts in syndication. Yes, Jon, my Mom still loves porn star Ron Jeremy.

In 1994, “Star Trek The Next Generation”, TV Scifi Adventure, last aired in syndication in the first run weekly mode after seven years; the show continued as a five-day rerun strip.

In 1995, The Harlem Globetrottersʹ 24-year, 8,829-game winning streak is stopped. It ends in a 91-85 loss to a team led by basketball great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, who scores 34 points in a competitive, unscripted game in Vienna, Austria.

In 1996, The publisher of the classic '60s song “Soul Man” asked the Bob Dole campaign to stop using the tune. The GOP had been changing the lyrics to “Dole man.”

In 1997, Michael Jackson told “20/20's” Barbara Walters that heʹs not “wacko” and that the name-calling by the tabloids hurts his feelings.

In 1999, The Emmy Awards were handed out. Among the winners in the Comedy categories: Best Comedy Series: “Ally McBeal,” Fox. Best Variety, Music or Comedy Series: “Late Show with David Letterman,” CBS. Best Actor, Comedy Series: John Lithgow, “Third Rock From the Sun,” NBC. Best Actress, Comedy Series: Helen Hunt, “Mad About You,” NBC.

In 2000, In his late-night talk show debut, Green Party candidate Ralph Nader used a rubber chicken to protest his exclusion from presidential debates, then ended up debating a fellow guest. Nader pulled the chicken from behind a couch on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” to make his point that Republican George W. Bush and Democrat Al Gore are ducking debates with him. “The only explanation I can give you as to why Bush and Gore are afraid to have me debate,” he said, clutching the chicken around the neck. The gag drew tepid laughter. “This comedy is not easy, is it Ralph?”

In 2002, “Family Affair” remake starring Tim Curry as Mr. French debuts on the WB, exactly 36 years to the date CBS premiered the original version of the series.

In 2003, Country music icon Johnny Cash dies at 1 a.m. ET of heart failure at Nashvilleʹs Baptist Hospital, stemming from complications from diabetes. He is 71, and had been in poor health for several years. His wife, vocalist June Carter Cash, died May 15 following heart surgery. The Man In Black was a member of both the Country Music and Rock and Roll Halls of Fame

In 2004, “Nedʹs Declassified School Survival Guide” began airing on Nickelodeon

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.S.

In 1942, “(I've Got A Gal In) Kalamazoo” by Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Featuring Marion Hutton And Tex Beneke charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1942, “Strip Polka (Take It Off! Take It Off!)” by Johnny Mercer And The Mellowaires charted at number 7 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “Eh! Cumpari” by Julius LaRosa charted at number 8 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Poison Ivy” by The Coasters charted at number 34 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “The Battle Of New Orleans” by Johnny Horton charted at number 42 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “The Mummy” by Bob McFadden And Dor charted at number 46 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Like I Love You” by Ed Byrnes And Friend charted at number 49 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “I'm A Hog For You” by The Coasters charted at number 71 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “The Battle Of Kookamonga” by Homer And Jethro charted at number 76 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Love Potion #9” by The Clovers charted at number 101 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Deck Of Cards” by Wink Martindale charted at number 104 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Seven Little Girls (Sitting In The Back Seat)” by Paul Evans And The Curls charted at number 109 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Bread And Butter” by The Newbeats charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “G.T.O.” by Ronny And The Daytonas charted at number 7 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Maybellene” by Johnny Rivers charted at number 15 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Haunted House” by Jumpin' Gene Simmons charted at number 16 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Chug-a-Lug” by Roger Miller charted at number 78 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Tobacco Road” by Nashville Teens charted at number 90 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry charted at number 3 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Spill The Wine” by Eric Burdon And War charted at number 10 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Rubber Duckie” by Jim Henson (as Ernie) charted at number 18 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Neanderthal Man” by Hotlegs charted at number 29 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Lola” by The Kinks charted at number 40 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Monster Mash” by Bobby 'Boris' Pickett And The Crypt-Kickers charted at number 91 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “The Breakup Song (They Don't Write 'Em)” by The Greg Kihn Band charted at number 15 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “General Hospi-Tale” by The Afternoon Delights charted at number 38 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Elvira” by The Oak Ridge Boys charted at number 53 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Working In The Coal Mine” by Devo charted at number 77 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Double Dutch Bus” by Frankie Smith charted at number 81 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Wipe Out” by Fat Boys And The Beach Boys charted at number 13 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Oh Yeah” by Yello charted at number 54 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “He's My Girl” by David Hallyday charted at number 83 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Jump Around” by House Of Pain charted at number 9 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-A-Lot charted at number 13 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “The Rockafeller Skank” by Fatboy Slim charted at number 84 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “Big Green Tractor” by Jason Aldean charted at number 21 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16” by Keith Urban charted at number 42 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.K.

In 1959, “The Battle Of New Orleans” by Lonnie Donegan charted at number 8 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Ragtime Cowboy Joe” by David Seville And The Chipmunks charted at number 26 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Call Up The Groups” by The Barron Knights charted at number 19 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Tobacco Road” by Nashville Teens charted at number 20 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Bread And Butter” by The Newbeats charted at number 39 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Neanderthal Man” by Hotlegs charted at number 13 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Lola” by The Kinks charted at number 18 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry charted at number 28 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 15 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “(Si si) Je suis un Rock Star” by Bill Wyman charted at number 37 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “The Birdie Song (Birdie Dance)” by The Tweets charted at number 44 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Can Can” by Bad Manners charted at number 58 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Classical Muddley” by Portsmouth Sinfonia charted at number 68 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Bras On 45” by Ivor Biggun charted at number 75 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Wipe Out” by Fat Boys And The Beach Boys charted at number 2 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Pump Up The Volume/Anitina (The First Time I See She Dance)” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 11 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Girlfriend In A Coma” by The Smiths charted at number 39 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Secret Agent Man” by Bruce Willis charted at number 51 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Bad News charted at number 59 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “My, Oh My” by Aqua charted at number 63 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Three Lions '98” by David Baddiel And Frank Skinner With The Lightning Seeds charted at number 72 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Peanut Butter Jelly” by Galantis charted at number 15 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Bills” by LunchMoney Lewis charted at number 82 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Australia

In 1953, “How Much Is That Doggie In The Window?” by Patti Page charted at number 6 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “Tell Me A Story” by Jimmy Boyd With Frankie Laine charted at number 7 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “Indian Love Call” by Slim Whitman charted at number 16 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “The Battle Of New Orleans” by Johnny Horton charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Ragtime Cowboy Joe” by David Seville And The Chipmunks charted at number 15 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by The Mixtures charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry charted at number 3 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Old Man Emu” by John Williamson charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Freedom Of Choice / Devo Live (EP)” by Devo charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Who Can It Be Now? / Anyone For Tennis?” by Men At Work charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 (medley) / Stars On 45 (Theme)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 7 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “More Stars On 45 (ABBA Medley) / 45 Stars Get Ready” by Stars On 45 charted at number 35 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Pull Up To The Bumper / Feel Up” by Grace Jones charted at number 73 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Beatles/George Harrison Medley / 45 Stars Get Ready” by Stars On 45 charted at number 76 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Wasn't That A Party / Here's To The Horses” by The Irish Rovers charted at number 80 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Elvira / A Woman Like You” by The Oak Ridge Boys charted at number 87 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Star Trekkin' / Dub Trek” by The Firm (U.K.) charted at number 22 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-A-Lot charted at number 8 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Sesame's Treet” by Smart E's charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Bus Stop Featuring Carl Douglas charted at number 18 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “One Week” by Barenaked Ladies charted at number 42 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “The Rockafeller Skank” by Fatboy Slim charted at number 46 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Peanut Butter Jelly” by Galantis charted at number 10 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Whip It!” by LunchMoney Lewis Featuring Chloe Angelides charted at number 33 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in New Zealand

In 1981, “Stray Cat Strut” by Stray Cats charted at number 9 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 (medley)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 12 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Elvira” by The Oak Ridge Boys charted at number 14 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Pull Up To The Bumper” by Grace Jones charted at number 27 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Star Trekkin'” by The Firm (U.K.) charted at number 2 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “The Irish Rover” by The Pogues And The Dubliners charted at number 27 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Radio Waves” by Roger Waters charted at number 49 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-A-Lot charted at number 3 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da” by Inner Circle charted at number 7 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Bus Stop Featuring Carl Douglas charted at number 10 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “My, Oh My” by Aqua charted at number 49 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Peanut Butter Jelly” by Galantis charted at number 20 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Sweden

In 1981, “Hubba Hubba Zoot-Zoot” by Caramba charted at number 2 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 (medley)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 10 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 Vol. 2 (Medley II)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 12 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 19 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “The Rockafeller Skank” by Fatboy Slim charted at number 31 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Space Invaders” by Hit 'N' Hide charted at number 43 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Bus Stop Featuring Carl Douglas charted at number 45 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Lollipop (Candyman)” by Aqua charted at number 58 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Peanut Butter Jelly” by Galantis charted at number 39 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Austria

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry charted at number 1 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Lola” by The Kinks charted at number 9 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Neanderthal Man” by Hotlegs charted at number 14 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 Vol. 2 (Medley II)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 5 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 (medley)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 9 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Twist Medley” by Rolling 60's charted at number 14 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Raumschiff (Starship) Edelweiss” by Edelweiss charted at number 1 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Titanic” by Falco charted at number 3 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “F**k You” by Lily Allen charted at number 33 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “Thriller” by Michael Jackson charted at number 65 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Bills” by LunchMoney Lewis charted at number 38 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the Netherlands

In 1970, “Lola” by The Kinks charted at number 2 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry charted at number 5 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Spill The Wine” by Eric Burdon And War charted at number 9 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Theme From 'M*A*S*H' (Suicide Is Painless)” by The MASH charted at number 16 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Wordy Rappinghood” by Tom Tom Club charted at number 4 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 17 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 Vol. 2 (Medley II)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 19 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “(Si si) Je suis un Rock Star” by Bill Wyman charted at number 31 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Pull Up To The Bumper” by Grace Jones charted at number 36 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 Vol. 3” by Stars On 45 charted at number 44 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Can Can” by Bad Manners charted at number 49 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Star Trekkin'” by The Firm (U.K.) charted at number 45 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Girlfriend In A Coma” by The Smiths charted at number 49 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Kissing With Confidence” by Will Powers charted at number 52 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Jump Around” by House Of Pain charted at number 16 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Dildo” by Interactive charted at number 58 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “DooDah!” by Cartoons charted at number 62 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Bills” by LunchMoney Lewis charted at number 96 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in France

In 1992, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen charted at number 23 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Bus Stop Featuring Carl Douglas charted at number 55 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Lollipop (Candyman)” by Aqua charted at number 86 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “Daddy DJ” by Crazy Frog charted at number 24 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “Thriller” by Michael Jackson charted at number 56 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “I Put A Spell On You” by Annie Lennox charted at number 135 on the France Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Norway

In 1964, “Call Up The Groups” by The Barron Knights charted at number 11 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry charted at number 2 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hubba Hubba Zoot-Zoot” by Caramba charted at number 1 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Space Invaders” by Hit 'N' Hide charted at number 8 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Clouds Across The Moon” by Frost [NO] charted at number 13 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Switzerland

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry charted at number 1 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Lola” by The Kinks charted at number 7 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Neanderthal Man” by Hotlegs charted at number 8 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 Vol. 2 (Medley II)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 6 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Rum And Coca-Cola” by Phil Trim charted at number 10 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “The Rockafeller Skank” by Fatboy Slim charted at number 42 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “F**k You” by Lily Allen charted at number 15 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “Thriller” by Michael Jackson charted at number 57 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Canada

In 1964, “Bread And Butter” by The Newbeats charted at number 8 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Maybellene” by Johnny Rivers charted at number 10 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Haunted House” by Jumpin' Gene Simmons charted at number 21 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “G.T.O.” by Ronny And The Daytonas charted at number 27 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by Mungo Jerry charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Spill The Wine” by Eric Burdon And War charted at number 13 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Rubber Duckie” by Jim Henson (as Ernie) charted at number 25 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Neanderthal Man” by Hotlegs charted at number 43 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Summertime Blues” by The Who charted at number 48 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Lola” by The Kinks charted at number 83 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 Vol. 2 (Medley II)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 21 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars On 45 (medley)” by Stars On 45 charted at number 23 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “The Breakup Song (They Don't Write 'Em)” by The Greg Kihn Band charted at number 26 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Elvira” by The Oak Ridge Boys charted at number 28 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Wipe Out” by Fat Boys And The Beach Boys charted at number 75 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Vanna Pick Me A Letter” by Dr. Dave charted at number 85 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Surfin' Bird” by Paul Reubens as Pee-Wee Herman charted at number 91 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Don't You Just Know It” by Amazulu charted at number 100 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Jump Around” by House Of Pain charted at number 14 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “One Week” by Barenaked Ladies charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “Big Green Tractor” by Jason Aldean charted at number 61 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “John Cougar, John Deere, John 3:16” by Keith Urban charted at number 38 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Alt-Canada

In 1987, “Wipe Out” by Fat Boys And The Beach Boys charted at number 75 on the Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Vanna Pick Me A Letter” by Dr. Dave charted at number 85 on the Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Surfin' Bird” by Paul Reubens as Pee-Wee Herman charted at number 91 on the Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Don't You Just Know It” by Amazulu charted at number 100 on the Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Italy

In 2009, “F**k You” by Lily Allen charted at number 20 on the Italy Pop Singles Chart

The Holiday Almanacs September 12, 2022

What's Today?

Today is Mon Sep the 12 in the year 2022
Jan 1 began on a Sat
This is day 255 of the year
Serialnumber = 44804
Julian date = 2459823 O.S.= 8 - 30 - 2022

Calendar

Holidays

Feast of the Holy Name of Mary.
[USA] National Boss/Employee Exchange Day (2nd Monday in Sep)
Fall TV Series Flop Prediction Day
National Boss Day/Employee Exchange Day
National Coasts Weeks (Day 2)
National Housekeepers Week (Day 2)
[Hispanics] National Hispanic Heritage Week (Day 2)
[Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau] Independence Day
[England] Buddy Holly Week (1976) (thru 9-13)
[Ethiopia] National Revolution Day (1974)
[Maryland] Defenders Day (1812)
[Southern Rhodesia] Occupation Day (1923)
Swap Ideas Day
Ethiopian Popular Revolution Commemoration Day.
Fall Hat Week (Day 5)
Guinea-Bissau's National Holiday.
Occupation Day (Rhodesia).
Saudi Arabia's National Day.
Virgin's Fair (Greece).

Reminders

Astrological sign: Virgo: The Virgin (8-23 thru 9-22); Symbol: The Virgin. Ruling Planet: Mercury. Element: Earth. Traits: Analytical, discriminating, modest, neat. Body part associated with this sign: The belly. Occupations: Editor, medicine, chemistry, research, accounting.
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.
September comes from the Latin word septem, seven, to indicate the seventh month.
Full Moon: the Harvest Moon and the Barley Moon, also the Wine Moon.
Gems: the sapphire and chrysolite.
Flowers: morning-glory and aster
Meaning: the sentimental meaning of the sapphire is for wisdom, and the morning glory and the aster are for the promise of happiness.
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: Virgo: The Virgin (8-23 thru 9-22); Symbol: The Virgin. Ruling Planet: Mercury. Element: Earth. Traits: Analytical, discriminating, modest, neat. Body part associated with this sign: The belly. Occupations: Editor, medicine, chemistry, research, accounting.
Adult Literacy Awareness Month
American Newspaper Month
Baby Safety Month
Be Kind to Editors and Writers Month
National Papaya Month
Board and Care Recognition Month
Bourbon Month
Breast Cancer Awareness Month!
Cable Television Month.
Childhood Cancer Month
Children's Books Month
Children's Eye Health and Safety Month
Classical Music Month
Emergency Care Month
Flowers: morning-glory and aster
Full Moon: the Harvest Moon and the Barley Moon.
Gems: the sapphire and chrysolite.
Great American Breakfast Club (Sep 1-Nov 30)
Hand-Craft Soap Month
Hispanic Heritage Month (Sep 15-Oct 15)
Home Improvement Months (not the TV show) (from April-Sep)
Hot Breakfast Month
Hurricane Season Months in the East (June 1-Nov 30)
Hurricane Season Months in the West (June 1-Oct 31)
International Cooperation Learning Month
International Gay Square Dance Month
International Solar Month
International Visitors Month
Jazz Month
Latino Heritage Month
Library Card Sign-Up Month
Marriage Health Month
Meaning: the sentimental meaning of the sapphire is for wisdom, and the morning glory and the aster are for the promise of happiness.
National Alcohol and Drug Treatment Month
National Beach Clean Up Month
National Bed Check Month!
National Chicken Month
National Cholestrol Education and Awareness Month
National Courtesy Month
National Courtesy Month.
National Honey Month
National Ice Cream Sandwich Month
National Literacy Month
National Mind Mapping Month
National Piano Month
National Rice Month
National School Success Month
National Sewing Month
National Spina Bifida Awareness Month
Organic Harvest Month
PTA Membership Enrollment Month
Philatelic Publications Month.
Pleasure Your Mate Month
Potato Bread Month
Project Aware Month
Sea Cadet Month
Self Improvement Month
September comes from the Latin word septem, seven, to indicate the seventh month.
Southern Gospel Music Month
Stop the Violence and Save Our Kids Month
Women of Achievement Month
Women's Health Month!
Harvest Moon Days (full moon closest to equinox) (thru 10-8)
Mid-Autumn Festival (Macoa).
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