🎭🎵🎸Michael McKean -- is 73 in the year 2020 and 74 in the year 2021; b.10/17/1947 N.S.
TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Folk Singer, Rockabilly Singer
Group Names: Lenny & the Squigtones (lead), The Folksmen (as Jerry Palter)
Song Titles: Night After Night (a song about two nights in a row)
TV Shows: Laverne & Shirley (as Lenny Kosnowski aka Kolowski), Grand (as Tom), Saturday Night Live
Movie Titles: This Is Spinal Tap (as David St. Hubbins), A Mighty Wind
🎵Earl Thomas Conley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/17/1941 N.S. d.4/10/2019 N.S. (77)
Songwriter, Mezzo-Soprano, Country Singer
Misc: the first artist in any genre with four #1 singles from the same album.
🎭🎵Tennessee Ernie Ford -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/13/1919 d.10/17/1991 (72)
Hall of Famer, Variety Show Host, Songwriter, Radio Disc Jock, Gospel Singer, Pop Singer, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Bristol, TN; aka The Ol' peapicker and Ol' Ern; RFMN:Ernest Jennings
Misc: made 80+ albums
Song Titles: Mule Train, Shotgun Boogie, Mr. and Mississippi, Sixteen Tons, The Ballad of Davy Crockett
Album Titles: Hymns, Spirituals, Nearer The Cross, Star Carol
TV Shows: The Ford Show
✍🎵David Guion -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/15/1892 d.10/17/1981 (88)
Author, Composer, Country Musician
🎭🎵Robert Gibson "Bob" Kingsley -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/19/1939 N.S. d.10/17/2019 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Radio Host, Country Figure
Misc: host of American Country Countdown and Bob Kingsley's Country Top 40 radio shows
🎵Bashful Brother Oswald -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/26/1911 d.10/17/2002 (90)
Names/Places: RN:Beecher "Pete" Kirby
Misc: the Grand Ole Opry's Bashful Brother Oswald
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