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The Big Datebook for January 12

Last Updated 05-14-2022

🎭Michael Aspel -- is 89 in the year 2022 and 90 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1933
Actor, TV Talk Show Host, English
Misc: retired from acting in 1975
TV Shows: Crackerjack, Aspel & Company, This is Your Life, Strange but True?, Antiques Roadshow.

🎭Amazing Kreskin-The -- is 87 in the year 2022 and 88 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1935
TV Host, Magician/Illusionist
Names/Places: RN:George Joseph Kresge Jr.
Misc: Telepathist; Mentalist
TV Shows: The Amazing World of Kreskin

🎭Ron Harper -- is 86 in the year 2022 and 87 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1936
Actor
TV Shows: Planet of the Apes (as Alan Virdon)
Movie Titles: Pearl Harbor

🎭Shirley Eaton -- is 85 in the year 2022 and 86 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1937
Actress, Stuntwoman, English
Misc: retired from acting in 1969
Movie Titles: Goldfinger, Ten Little Indians, Carry on Nurse, Carry on Sergeant

🎵William Lee Golden -- is 83 in the year 2022 and 84 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1939
Hall of Famer, Baritone, Country Singer
Group Names: Oak Ridge Boys

🏆🏈Tucker (Ivan) Frederickson -- is 79 in the year 2022 and 80 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1943
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback, College Football Player
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Auburn University, New York Giants (1965-1971)

🎭🏆Judi Monterey -- is 78 in the year 2022 and 79 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1944
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: January 1963

🎭Carlos Villagrán -- is 78 in the year 2022 and 79 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1944 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Director, Mexican
TV Shows: El Chavo del Ocho (as Professor Jirafales and Quico)

✍🎭🎵André DeShields -- is 76 in the year 2022 and 77 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1946
Novelist, Professor, Actor, Director, Choreographer, Dancer, Composer, Lyricist, Singer
Movie Titles: Extreme Measures

🎭Anthony Andrews -- is 74 in the year 2022 and 75 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1948
Actor, Producer, English
Names/Places: b. in London
Movie Titles: Ivanhoe, The King's Speech, Under The Volcano

✍🎭Wayne Wang -- is 73 in the year 2022 and 74 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1949
Screenwriter, Producer/Director, Hong Kong
Movie Titles: Maid in Manhattan, Smoke, Last Holiday, The Joy Luck Club

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Haruki Murakami -- is 73 in the year 2022 and 74 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1949 N.S.
Author, Japanese

🏆⚾Randy Jones -- is 72 in the year 2022 and 73 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1950
MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: NN:Junkman
Misc: NL Cy Young Award winner in 1976
Sports Teams: San Diego Padres

🎭Kirstie Alley -- is 71 in the year 2022 and 72 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1951
TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Wichita, Kan.; Parker Stevenson's ex-wife
Misc: NOT b. in 1955 according to ET; People says b. 1950, Star Magazine says 1951 and not 1955; once won $6,000 as a contestant on The Match Game
TV Shows: North & South, Cheers (as Rebecca Howe), Veronica's Closet (as Veronica "Ronnie" Chase)
Movie Titles: Look Who's Talking, Star Trek II:The Wrath of Khan, It Takes Two, Deconstructing Harry, Drop Dead Gorgeous

🏆🏈Drew Pearson -- is 71 in the year 2022 and 72 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1951
Sportscaster, NFL Coach, NFL Wide Receiver
Misc: Super Bowl champ, 3x Pro Bowl, 3x First Team All-Pro; 3x all pro; Super Bowl X, XII, XIII
Sports Teams: Dallas Cowboys

💻Ann Althouse -- is 71 in the year 2022 and 72 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1951 N.S.
Internet Website Blogger
Misc: Legal affairs blogger

🏆Marilyn Lange -- is 70 in the year 2022 and 71 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1952
Model, Playmate
Misc: May 1974; Playboy Playmate of the Year 1975

🎵Philip Eugene "Phil" Perry -- is 70 in the year 2022 and 71 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1952 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Musician, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Montclairs, soloist

🏆🏀Campy Russell -- is 70 in the year 2022 and 71 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1952
NBA Player

Walter Mosley -- is 70 in the year 2022 and 71 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1952
Writer
Misc: crime fiction writer
Book Titles: Easy Rawlins mysteries, Fearless Jones mysteries, Leonid McGill mysteries

🎵Ricky Van Shelton -- is 70 in the year 2022 and 71 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1952
Country Singer/Guitarist

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⛪🎭🎵Howard Stern -- is 68 in the year 2022 and 69 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1954
Jewish, TV/Movie Actor, TV Talk Show Host, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: NN:Radio's Bad Boy
Book Titles: Private Parts, Miss America
Movie Titles: Private Parts the Movie

🎵Felipe Rose -- is 68 in the year 2022 and 69 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1954
Disco Singer
Group Names: The Village People

🎨✍🎭John Lasseter -- is 65 in the year 2022 and 66 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1957 N.S.
Animator, Writer, Screenwriter, Producer/Director
Misc: CCO of Pixar Animation Studios, Walt Disney Studios, and DisneyToon Studios
Movie Titles: Toy Story, A Bug's Life, Toy Story 2, Cars, Cars 2

📰Christiane Amanpour -- is 64 in the year 2022 and 65 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1958
Journalist
Misc: Broadcast journalist

🎭🏆Ralf Moeller -- is 63 in the year 2022 and 64 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1959
Actor, Producer, Body Builder, German

🏆🏁🏊Helen Vanderburg -- is 63 in the year 2022 and 64 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1959 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Canadian

🎵Per Gessle -- is 63 in the year 2022 and 64 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1959
Songwriter, Guitarist, Keyboardist, Pop Singer, Swedish
Group Names: Roxette

🎭Oliver Platt -- is 62 in the year 2022 and 63 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1960
Actor, Producer, Canadian
TV Shows: The Big C (as Paul Jamison), Chicago Fire (as Dr. Daniel Charles, also in Chicago P.D. and Chicago Med)
Movie Titles: X-Men: First Class, 2012, Love and Other Drugs, Dr. Dolittle, Ready to Rumble

🏆🏀Dominique Wilkins -- is 62 in the year 2022 and 63 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1960
Hall of Famer, NBA Forward, French
Names/Places: NN:The Human Highlight Film; RFN:Jacques
Misc: the last player to lead NBA in scoring (1986) before Michael Jordan's reign; traded from Atlanta to LA Clippers in 1994; later signed as free agent with Boston; elder statesman of Dream Team II; 9x NBA All Star (1986-1994); NBA scoring champion (1986); All-NBA First Team (1986); 4x All-NBA Second Team (1987-1988, 1991, 1993); 2x All-NBA Third Team (1989, 1994); NBA All-Rookie Team (1983); FIBA World Championship gold medalist (1994); Hawks #21 retired
Sports Teams: Atlanta Hawks (1982-1994), Los Angeles Clippers (1994), Boston Celtics (1994-1995), Panathinaikos (Greece 1995-1996), San Antonio Spurs (1996-1997), Fortitudo Bologna (Italy 1997-1998), Orlando Magic (1999)

💻Jeff Bezos -- is 58 in the year 2022 and 59 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1964
Internet Company Entrepreneur
Misc: Amazon.com founder

✍🎭Fred Gallo -- is 57 in the year 2022 and 58 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1965
Screenwriter, Producer/Director
Movie Titles: I Am Woody, The Don of 42nd Steet, Termination Man, Starquest II

🎭Alexandra Wentworth -- is 57 in the year 2022 and 58 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1965
Actress, Comedienne, Producer
TV Shows: In Living Color, Hardball, Felicity (as Abby)
Movie Titles: Office Space, Jerry Maguire, It's Complicated

🏆🏈Henry Thomas -- is 57 in the year 2022 and 58 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1965
NFL Defensive, NFL Tackle

🎭🎵🎸Rob Zombie -- is 57 in the year 2022 and 58 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1965
Director, Heavy Metal Musician, Punk Rock Musician
Group Names: White Zombie

🎭Oliver Martinez -- is 56 in the year 2022 and 57 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1966 N.S.
Actor, French
TV Shows: Mars
Movie Titles: Blood and Chocolate, S.W.A.T., The Physician, The Unfaithful, Taking Lives

🏆🏌Craig Parry -- is 56 in the year 2022 and 57 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1966
Golfer, Australian

🎭🏆Vendela -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1967
Actress, Model, Swedish
Names/Places: PRON:VEN-de-LAH; LN:Kirsebom, b. in Stockholm
Misc: Sports Illustrated 1993

🏆⚾Mike Simms -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1967
MLB Outfielder

🎵TBird -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1967
Rap Music Performer
Group Names: B-Rock and the Bizz

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🏆🏒Ulf Dahlén -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1967
NHL Player, Hockey Coach, Swedish

🎭Rachael Harris -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1968 N.S.
Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer, Cameraperson
TV Shows: New Girl (as Tanya), Lucifer (as Linda Martin), Suits (as Sheila Sazs)
Movie Titles: Natural Selection, The Hangover, Wreck-It Ralph, Showtime, Diary of a Wimpy Kid

🏆🏈Vince Buck -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1968
NFL Safety, NFL Cornerback

Heather McCartney -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1968
Political Activist, Celebrity Spouse
Names/Places: RN:Heather Mills; Paul's ex-wife

🏆🏒Jayson "Jay" More -- is 53 in the year 2022 and 54 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1969
NHL Coach, NHL Player, Canadian

🏆⚾Nigel Wilson -- is 52 in the year 2022 and 53 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1970
MLB Outfielder, Canadian

🎵Raekwon -- is 52 in the year 2022 and 53 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1970
Rapper
Group Names: Wu Tang Clan

✍🎵🎸Zack de la Rocha -- is 52 in the year 2022 and 53 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1970
Poet, Heavy Metal Singer, Rap-Rock Performer
Group Names: Rage Against the Machine

🏆🏈Oscar Sturgis -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1971
NFL Defensive End

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🏆🏀Scott Burrell -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1971
NBA Player

🏆⚾Andy Fox -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1971
MLB Executive, MLB Coach, MLB Infielder

🎭🎵Tommy Puett -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1971
Actor, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: RN:Ralph Thomas Puett III
Misc: retired from acting in 1997
TV Shows: Life Goes On (as Tyler Benchfield)
Movie Titles: Switchback, Broken Angel, The Case of the Hillside Stranglers

🎭Zabryna Guevera -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1972 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Emergence
Movie Titles: The Rebound, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Marley and Me, All Good Things

🎭Zachary Ansley -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1972
Actor, Canadian
TV Shows: X-Files (as Billy Miles)
Movie Titles: This Boy's Life, Princes in Exile, Cowboys Don't Cry, The Journey of Natty Gann

🏆🏈Dominique Ross -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1972
NFL Runningback

🏆⚾Rich Loiselle -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1972
MLB Pitcher

🎭Greg Morton -- is 49 in the year 2022 and 50 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1973
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1987
TV Shows: Scarecrow & Mrs. King (as Jamie King)

🎵Dan Haseltine -- is 49 in the year 2022 and 50 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1973
Singer, Christian/Rock Performer
Group Names: Jars of Clay

🎵🎸Matt Wong -- is 49 in the year 2022 and 50 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1973
Modern Rock Bassist, Ska Musician
Group Names: Reel Big Fish

🎵Melanie Jayne "Sporty" Chisholm -- is 48 in the year 2022 and 49 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1974
Pop Singer, English
Group Names: Spice Girls (as Sporty Spice), soloist

🎭Lisa Rieffel -- is 47 in the year 2022 and 48 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1975
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: The Trials of Rosie O'Neill, Empty Nest (as Emily), The King of Queens (as Sara Spooner)
Movie Titles: Drowning Mona

🏆🏁🏊Marcos Díaz -- is 47 in the year 2022 and 48 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1975 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Dominican Republican
Names/Places: RN: Marcos Aurelio Diaz Dominguez

🎵Chase Hampton -- is 47 in the year 2022 and 48 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1975
Pop Singer
Group Names: The Party

🏆🏒Jocelyn Thibault -- is 47 in the year 2022 and 48 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1975
NHL Goaltender, Canadian

🏆🏒Kevin Hilton -- is 47 in the year 2022 and 48 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1975
NHL Center, Canadian

🏆🏒Russell Hewson -- is 47 in the year 2022 and 48 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1975
NHL Center, Canadian

🎵Jeremy Camp -- is 44 in the year 2022 and 45 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1978
Singer, Christian/Contemporary Performer

🏆🏒Jenny Schmidgall-Potter -- is 43 in the year 2022 and 44 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1979 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Hockey Player, Olympic Athlete

🏆🏒Marián Hossa -- is 43 in the year 2022 and 44 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1979 N.S.
NHL Right Wing, Slovakian

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🏆⚾Bobby Crosby -- is 42 in the year 2022 and 43 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1980 N.S.
MLB Shortstop

🎵Amerie -- is 41 in the year 2022 and 42 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1981
Rhythm and Blues Singer

🎭Jessie Graff -- is 38 in the year 2022 and 39 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1984 N.S.
Actress, Stuntwoman

🎭Sam Gifaldi -- is 38 in the year 2022 and 39 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1984
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Hey Arnold!, Mommies (as Danny), Bless This House (as Sean)
Movie Titles: The Trumpet of the Swan, A Bug's Life

🎭Issa Rae -- is 37 in the year 2022 and 38 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1985 N.S.
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Insecure (producer), The Choir (producer), Exhale (hostess)

🎭Cynthia Addai-Robinson -- is 37 in the year 2022 and 38 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1985 N.S.
Actress, English
TV Shows: Arrow, Shooter (as Nadine)
Movie Titles: Star Trek Into Darkness, Colombiana, Spartacus: War of the Damned

🎭Kieron Richardson -- is 36 in the year 2022 and 37 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1986 N.S.
Actor, English, Gay
TV Shows: Hollyoaks (as Ste Hay)

🎭🎵Will Rothhaar -- is 35 in the year 2022 and 36 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1987
Actor, Composer
TV Shows: Listen Up (as Mickey Clineman)
Movie Titles: Battle Los Angeles, Kingpin, Hearts in Atlantis, Jack Frost

🎭🎮Andrew Lawrence -- is 34 in the year 2022 and 35 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1988
Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
Names/Places: Joey and Matthew's brother
TV Shows: The Kids from Room 402, Recess (as Theodore J. "T.J." Detweiler), Brotherly Love (as Andy), Oliver Beene (as Tayler Mark Beene), Hawaii Five-O (as Eric Russo)
Movie Titles: Jack Frost, Bean, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, Batman Forever, The Mask
Video Games: Battlefield 4, The Amazing Spider-Man 2

🏆🏒Claude Giroux -- is 34 in the year 2022 and 35 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1988 N.S.
NHL Center, Canadian

🏆Georgia May Ayeesha Jagger -- is 30 in the year 2022 and 31 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1992
Model, English
Names/Places: Jerry Hall & Mick's girl

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🎵Zain Javadd "Zayn" Malik -- is 29 in the year 2022 and 30 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1993
Pop Singer
Names/Places: aka: Zayn
Group Names: One Direction

🏆Allie Leggett -- is 28 in the year 2022 and 29 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1994 N.S.
Playmate
Misc: December 2017 Playmate

🎭Nathan Gamble -- is 24 in the year 2022 and 25 in the year 2023; b.1/12/1998 N.S.
Actor
Movie Titles: Dark Knight, Dolphin Tale

Alexander Allen -- is 15 in the year 2022 and 16 in the year 2023; b.1/12/2007
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Annabeth Gish and Wade's son

Max Liron Bratman -- is 14 in the year 2022 and 15 in the year 2023; b.1/12/2008
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Christina Aguilera and Jordan's son

Megan Hope Sanov -- is 13 in the year 2022 and 14 in the year 2023; b.1/12/2009
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Alison Sweeney and Dave's daughter

Jan van Helmont -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1580 d.12/30/1644 (64)
Chemist, Physician, Physiologist, Belgiumese
Misc: some say b. in 1579

Charles Perrault -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1628 N.S. d.5/15/1703 N.S. (75)
Poet, Children's Author, French
Misc: fairy tales such as Cinderella

✍📰Philip Moran Freneau -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1752 d.12/18/1832 (80)
Poet, Journalist, Editor
Misc: poet of the American Revolution

Etienne Lenoir -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1822 d.8/4/1900 (78)
Inventor, Belgiumese
Names/Places: FN:Jean Joseph
Misc: made the first practical gas engine

📰Albert Marquis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1854 d.??/??/????
Publisher
Misc: Who's Who in America

🎨John Singer Sargent -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1856 d.4/15/1925 (69)
Painter, Italian

🏆🏌Harold Hilton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1869 d.3/5/1942 (73)
Hall of Famer, Golfer

Ralph Upton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1869 d.8/7/1935 (66)
Teacher
Misc: high school teacher; invented the phrase "Stop, Look and Listen" used to teach children how to cross streets and railroad tracks.

💰🏆🏁Carl Graham Fisher -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1874 N.S. d.7/15/1939 N.S. (65)
Hall of Famer, Entrepreneur, Racing Figure
Names/Places: NN: The Brickyard
Misc: in the Motorsports Hall of Fame for helping to develop paved racetracks and public roadways

✍📰Jack London -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1876 d.11/22/1916 (40)
Novelist, Journalist
Names/Places: RFN:John Griffth
Book Titles: The Call of the Wild, Sea Wolf

Hermann Wilhelm Goering -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1893 d.10/15/1946 (53)
Nazi Leader

⚛🎭🏆🥊Georges Carpentier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1894 d.10/28/1975 (81)
Hall of Famer, Pilot, Actor, Boxer, French
Names/Places: PRON: Car-pont-yay
Misc: a world light-heavyweight champion (1920-22) and a European champion at four weight classes

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🎭Jane Novak -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1896 d.2/6/1990 (94)
Actress

🏆⚽Jimmy Douglas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1898 d.3/5/1972 (74)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player

🎭Lewis D. Collins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1899 d.8/24/1954 (55)
Movie Director

🎭Ray Teal -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1902 d.4/2/1976 (74)
TV/Movie Actor
Misc: scores of movies 30-70s
TV Shows: Bonanza (as Sheriff Roy Coffee)

🎭🎵Joe E. Lewis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1902 d.6/4/1971 (69)
Comedian, Singer
Names/Places: RLN:Klewan

🎵"Mississippi" Fred McDowell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1904 d.7/3/1972 (68)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer/Guitarist

🎭🎵"Tex" Ritter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1905 d.1/2/1974 (68)
Hall of Famer, TV/Movie Actor, Country Singer, Country Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Murvaul, TX; RFMN:Woodward Maurice; John's father; NN:The Voice of the Western
Misc: starred with his horse White Flash; star in over 80 Hollywood westerns; some say b. 1907; Hall of Fame in Cowboy & Country Music

⛪🎭Henny Youngman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1906 d.2/24/1998 (92)
Jewish, Comedian, English
Names/Places: b. in Liverpool
Misc: The rapid-fire joke-a-second old-timer with a fiddle; Take My Wife, Please!!

✍🎭Jean Delannoy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1908 d.6/18/2008 (100)
Screenwriter, Actor, Movie Director, French

🎨✍Clement Hurd -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1908 d.2/5/1988 (80)
Illustrator, Children's Author

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🎭Luise Rainer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1910 d.12/30/2014 (104)
TV/Movie Actress, Austrian
Misc: some say b. 1909 or b. 1912
Movie Titles: Escapade, Good Earth, Big City, Hostages, The Gambler

🎭Patsy Kelly -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1910 d.9/24/1981 (71)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Comedienne
TV Shows: The Cop & the Kid
Movie Titles: Rosemary's Baby

📰Martin Agronsky -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1915 d.7/25/1999 (84)
Newscaster, Journalist
Misc: news analyst

🎵Jay "Hootie" McShann -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1916 N.S. d.12/7/2006 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Pianist, Bandleader, Blues Performer

P. W. Botha -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1916 d.10/31/2006 (90)
Head of State
Misc: ex-South African prez

💰Maharishi Mahesh Yogi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1918 d.2/5/2008 (90)
Entrepreneur
Misc: founder of the Transcendental Meditation program.

🎭Dorothy Green -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1920 d.5/8/2008 (88)
Actress
TV Shows: Tammy

🏆🏈Mac Curtis Speedie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1920 N.S. d.3/5/1993 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL End, CFL Figure
Sports Teams: Cleveland Browns, Saskatchewan Roughriders, BC Lions

💰James Farmer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1920 d.7/9/1999 (79)
Founder, Civil Rights Leader
Misc: of Congress of Racial Equity

🎭Bill Burrud -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1925 d.7/12/1990 (65)
TV Host, TV Producer
Misc: travelogue, outdoor, & animal films
TV Shows: True Adventure, Animal World, Safari to Adventure

🎭Katherine MacGregor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1925 N.S. d.11/13/2018 N.S. (93)
Actress
TV Shows: Little House on the Prairie (as Harriet Oleson)

🏆⚾Eddie "Big Ed" Stevens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1925 d.7/22/2012 (87)
MLB First Baseman

🎵Ray Price -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1926 d.12/16/2013 (87)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Perryville, TX; NN:The Cherokee Cowboy; MN:Nobel
Misc: had over 80 Top 40 hits on the Country Charts

🏆🏁Lloyd Ruby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1928 d.3/23/2009 (81)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer

🎭🎵🎷Ruth Brown -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1928 N.S. d.11/17/2006 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, TV/Stage Actress, Jazz Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: NN:Miss Rhythm; RLN:Weston
Misc: some say b. Jan 12
TV Shows: Hello Larry (as Leona)

🎭Bruce Lansbury -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1930 N.S. d.2/13/2017 N.S. (87)
Producer, English
TV Shows: Knight Rider, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, "Murder, She Wrote", The Wild Wild West, Mission: Impossible, Wonder Woman (1970s)

🏆🏒Tim Horton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1930 d.2/21/1974 (44)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Misc: played 1949-1974
Sports Teams: Toronto Maple Leafs, New York Rangers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Buffalo Sabres

🎵Glenn Yarbrough -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1930 d.8/11/2016 N.S. (86)
Tenor, Folk Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: The Limeliters (lead), soloist

🎭🎵Des O'Connor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1932 N.S. d.11/14/2020 N.S. (88)
Comedian, Singer, English
TV Shows: The Des O'Connor Show, Des O'Connor Tonight

🏆🏈Norm "Mouse" Fieldgate -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1932 N.S. d.3/6/2020 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, CFL Figure, Football Player, Canadian
Sports Teams: BC Lions (1954-1967)

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🏆🥊Walter Bookbinder -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1933 d.3/6/2007 (74)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: aka Ray "Thunder" Stern

🏆🏉Mick Sullivan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1934 d.4/5/2016 N.S. (82)
Rugby Player, English
Names/Places: NN: Sully
Misc: played in 48 Test or World Cup matches for Great Britian and three for England

🏆🏁🏊Chester Andrew "Chet" Jastremski -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1941 N.S. d.5/3/2014 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American

🎵🎷"Long" John Baldry -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1941 d.7/21/2005 (64)
Songwriter, Guitarist, Jazz Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Folk Singer, English
Misc: a king of blues

🏆🥊Joe Frazier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1944 d.11/7/2011 (67)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: b. in Beauford, S.C.; NN:Smokin' Joe
Misc: 1964 Olympic heavyweight champion; world heavyweight champ (1970-73); fought Muhammad Ali 3 times and won once; pro record 32-4-1 with 27 KOs; most say b. Jan 17

🎵Cynthia Robinson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1946 d.11/23/2015 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Trumpeter, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Misc: some say b. 1944
Group Names: Sly & the Family Stone

🎵George Duke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1946 d.8/5/2013 (67)
Music Producer, Composer, Keyboardist, Soul Singer
Misc: Jazz-Rock

🏆🏈Tom Dempsey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1947 N.S. d.4/4/2020 N.S. (73)
NFL Kicker
Misc: kicked the longest field goal in NFL history at 63 yards in 1970

✍📰🎭Rush Limbaugh -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1951 N.S. d.2/17/2021 N.S. (70)
Hall of Famer, Author, Commentator, TV Talk Show Host
Names/Places: b. in Kansas City, KS; MN:Hudson
Misc: has his own radio and television talk shows; Al Franken says he is a big fat idiot.

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🎵Chris Bell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1951 d.12/27/1978 (27)
Songwriter, Guitarist
Group Names: Big Star

🎵Larry Hoppens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1951 d.7/24/2012 (61)
Pop Singer
Group Names: Orleans

🎵Tom Ardolino -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1955 d.1/6/2012 (56)
Musician
Group Names: NRBQ

🏆🥊Gertrude Elizabeth "Luna" Vachon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1962 N.S. d.8/27/2010 N.S. (48)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler

🏆🥊Luna Vachon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1962 N.S. d.8/27/2010 N.S. (48)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: RN: Gertrude Elizabeth Vachon

🎭Farrah Forke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1968 N.S. d.2/25/2022 N.S. (54)
Actress
TV Shows: Wings (as Alex Lambert), Dweebs (as Carey), Mr. Rhodes (as Nikki Harkin)
Movie Titles: Heat, Disclosure, Kate's Addiction

🏆🏈Shane Dronett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1971 d.1/21/2009 (38)
NFL Player

Millie The Dog -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1985 d.5/18/1997 (12)
Pet
Names/Places: President and Mrs. Bush's pet

🎭🎵Naya Rivera -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/12/1987 N.S. d.7/8/2020 N.S. (33)
Actress, Singer
TV Shows: The Royal Family (as Hillary Royal), Glee (as Santana Lopez)
Movie Titles: The Master of Disguise

Pierre de Fermat -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/17/1601 N.S. d.1/12/1665 N.S. (63)
Mathematician, French
Misc: often called the founder of the modern theory of numbers. Together with RenDescartes, Fermat was one of the two leading mathematicians of the first half of the 17th century.

Joshua Humphreys -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1751 d.1/12/1838 (86)
Pioneer
Names/Places: NN: The Father of the American Navy
Misc: Shipbuilder of the Constitution frigate

Ellen Lewis Herndon Arthur -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/30/1837 d.1/12/1880 (42)
First Lady
Names/Places: Chester's wife

🎨Clark Mills -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1810 d.1/12/1883 (72)
Sculptor
Misc: Freedom, Armed Liberty, Andrew Jackson

Sir Isaac Pitman -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/4/1813 d.1/12/1897 (84)
Inventor, English
Misc: invented the Phonetic Shorthand System

🎖⚛John Bratton -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/7/1831 d.1/12/1898 (66)
General, Physician
Misc: Old Reliable Brig General of Confederate Army

🎭Frank Daniels -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/15/1856 d.1/12/1935 (78)
Movie Actor

Frank Perret -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/2/1867 d.1/12/1943 (75)
Scientist
Misc: Volcanologist

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🏆🎾Juliette Atkinson -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/15/1873 d.1/12/1944 (70)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🏆🥊Sam Langford -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/4/1883 d.1/12/1956 (72)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Canadian

Nevil Shute -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/17/1899 d.1/12/1960 (60)
Novelist, English
Names/Places: LN:Norway

Lorraine Hansberry -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/19/1930 d.1/12/1965 (34)
Author, Dramatist/Playwright, American
Book Titles: A Raisin in the Sun

🎖Holland McTyeire "Howlin' Mad" Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/20/1882 N.S. d.1/12/1967 N.S. (84)
General
Names/Places: b. in Seale, Alabama
Misc: WWII U.S. Marine Coprs

Padraic Colum -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/8/1881 d.1/12/1972 (90)
Poet, Irish

🏆🏈"Turk" Edwards -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1907 d.1/12/1973 (65)
Hall of Famer, NFL Tackle
Names/Places: RFMN:Albert Glen
Misc: all pro 4x
Sports Teams: Boston Braves (player 1932), Boston Redskins (player 1933-1936), Washington Redskins (player 1937-1940), Washington Redskins (assistant coach 1941-1945), Washington Redskins (head coach 1946-1948)

Dame Agatha Christie -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/15/1890 d.1/12/1976 (85)
Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, Short Story Writer, Mystery Writer, English
Names/Places: RN:Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller
Misc: 66 mystery novels and 13 short stories
Book Titles: Murder on the Orient Express

Finn Ronne -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/20/1899 d.1/12/1980 (80)
Explorer, Geographer, Norweigan
Misc: explored 3600 miles of Antarctica

🎭Beulah Bondi -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/3/1888 d.1/12/1981 (92)
Movie Actress
Movie Titles: It's A Wonderful Life

🎭Isobel Elsom -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/16/1893 d.1/12/1981 (87)
Actress, English
Movie Titles: My Fair Lady, Love From a Stranger

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🎵🎸Reebop Kwaku Baah -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/13/1944 d.1/12/1983 (38)
Rock & Roll Musician, African
Group Names: Traffic

🎵Joe Albany -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/24/1924 d.1/12/1988 (63)
Songwriter, Pianist

✍⚛Laurence J. Peter -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1919 d.1/12/1990 (70)
Author, Psychologist, Educator, Canadian
Misc: expander of The Peter Principle

🎨🎭Keye Luke -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1904 d.1/12/1991 (86)
Artist, Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Chinese
Misc: Chinese-American
TV Shows: The Amazing Chan & the Chan Clan, Anna & the King, Kung Fu (as Master Po the mentor), Harry-O (as Dr. Fong), General Hospital (as Mr. Wu the Ancient One 1985)
Movie Titles: Charlie Chan (as Number One Son)

Mary Shura Craig -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/23/1923 d.1/12/1991 (67)
Author

🎭Sam Bronston -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/26/1908 d.1/12/1994 (85)
Movie Producer

💰🎭🏆Kay Aldridge -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1917 d.1/12/1995 (77)
Philanthropist, Movie Actress, Model
Misc: one of the most photographed women in the country during the 1930s

🎨George Price -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/9/1901 d.1/12/1995 (93)
Cartoonist
Names/Places: b. Ft Lee, NJ
Misc: his odd characters appeared in the New Yorker magazine for more than 50 years

🎭Jill Summers -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/10/1910 d.1/12/1997 (86)
Actress

Charles B. Huggins -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/22/1901 d.1/12/1997 (95)
Surgeon, Canadian
Misc: cancer researcher

🎭Betty Lou Gerson -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/20/1914 d.1/12/1999 (84)
Actress
Movie Titles: 101 Dalmations (as Cruella De Vil voice)

🎵🎸Barry Pritchard -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/3/1944 d.1/12/1999 (54)
Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, British
Group Names: The Fortunes

🏆🏀Bobby Phills II -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/20/1969 d.1/12/2000 (30)
NBA Guard

🏆🏁🏇Affirmed -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/21/1975 d.1/12/2001 N.S. (25)
Racehorse
Misc: Triple Crown winner

🎵Luiz Floriano Bonfá -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/17/1922 d.1/12/2001 (78)
Musician
Misc: founder of the bossa nova music style

🏆🥊Paul Pender -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/20/1930 d.1/12/2003 (72)
Boxer

Estelle Blanc -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/12/1910 d.1/12/2003 (92)
Celebrity Spouse
Names/Places: Mel's wife

🎵Maurice Gibb -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/22/1949 d.1/12/2003 (53)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Bassist, Pop Singer, English
Names/Places: b. in Isle of Man; Andy & Barry's brother, Robin's twin
Group Names: The Bee Gees
Song Titles: I Started a Joke, Lonely Days, How Can You Mend a Broken Heart, Jive Talkin', Nights on Broadway, Fanny, You Should Be Dancing, Love So Right, How Deep is Your Love, Stayin' Alive, Night Fever, Too Much Heaven, Tragedy, Love You Inside Out, One
Album Titles: Bee Gees' 1st, Main Course, Children of the World, Saturday Night Fever, Spirits Having Flown, Best of the Bee Gees, Bee Gees Greatest

🎵Randy Van Warmer -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/30/1955 d.1/12/2004 (48)
Composer, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Guitarist, Pop Singer
Names/Places: MN:Von

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🎵🎷Alice Coltrane -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/27/1937 N.S. d.1/12/2007 N.S. (69)
Composer, Harp, Keyboardist, Jazz Performer
Names/Places: MaN:McLeod; John's wife

🎵Betty McGlown-Travis -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/30/1941 N.S. d.1/12/2008 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Supremes

Henry Leon Ritzenthaler -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/17/1938 d.1/12/2009 (70)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: Bill Clinton's half-brother

🎭Russ Conway -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/25/1913 d.1/12/2009 (95)
Actor
TV Shows: Richard Diamond Private Eye, The Hardy Boys (as Frank Hardy)

🎭Claude Berri -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1934 d.1/12/2009 (74)
Director, French
Misc: Le Sex Shop

🎭Ann Prentiss -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1939 d.1/12/2010 (70)
Actress
Names/Places: Paula's younger sister

🏆🎾Alastair Martin -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/11/1915 d.1/12/2010 (94)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🎭Paul Picerni -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/1/1922 d.1/12/2011 (88)
Actor
TV Shows: The Untouchables (as agent Lee Hobson)
Movie Titles: House of Wax, Airport, The Scalphunters

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Koto Obubo -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/24/1897 d.1/12/2013 (115)
Japanese
Misc: World's Oldest Woman

🎭Alexandra Bastedo -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1946 d.1/12/2014 (67)
Actress

🎵Clifford Adams -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/8/1952 d.1/12/2015 (62)
Trombonist, Rhythm and Blues Performer
Group Names: Kool & the Gang

William Peter Blatty -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1928 d.1/12/2017 N.S. (89)
Novelist, Screen/Scriptwriter
Book Titles: The Exorcist

🏆⚽Graham Taylor -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/15/1944 d.1/12/2017 N.S. (72)
Sports Commentator, Soccer Player, Soccer Manager, English
Misc: a soccer pundit

⚖🏆🥊John V. Tunney -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/26/1934 d.1/12/2018 N.S. (83)
Congressperson, Boxer

🎭Bella Emberg -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1937 N.S. d.1/12/2018 N.S. (80)
Comic Actress, English
Misc: her television career spanned 60 years
TV Shows: The Benny Hill Show, The Russ Abbot Show
Movie Titles: "The History of the World, Part 1"

🏆🏈Keith (Broadcaster) Jackson -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/18/1928 d.1/12/2018 N.S. (89)
Hall of Famer, Football Announcer
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia, PA; NN:Mr. College Football
Misc: College Football sportscasters 1952-2006
TV Shows: Monday Night Football, Monday Night Baseball, ABC Sports (1966-2006)

🏆🏈Bob Kuechenberg -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/14/1947 N.S. d.1/12/2019 N.S. (71)
NFL Guard
Misc: Super Bowl VI, VII, VIII, XVII
Sports Teams: Miami Dolphins

🎵Bonnie Guitar -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/25/1923 N.S. d.1/12/2019 N.S. (95)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: RLN:Buckingham

🎭William Bogert -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/24/1936 N.S. d.1/12/2020 N.S. (83)
Actor
TV Shows: The Greatest American Hero (as Les Carlisle), Small Wonder (as Brandon Brindle)
Movie Titles: Dog Day Afternoon, WarGames, A Perfect Murder, Heaven Can Wait

🏆🏈Tim Lester -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/15/1968 N.S. d.1/12/2021 N.S. (52)
NFL Player

🎵Ron Getman -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1948 N.S. d.1/12/2021 N.S. (72)
Country Musician
Group Names: The Tractors

🎵Ronnie Spector -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/10/1943 N.S. d.1/12/2022 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: some say b. 1947
Group Names: The Ronettes (lead as Veronica Bennett)

John Winthrop -- Birth Anniversary Conflict -- b.1/12/1588 Ju-1 or 1/12/1587 J-LD or 1/22/1588 N.S. d.3/26/1649 J-LD (61)
Governor, Lawyer, English
Misc: the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.

John Winthrop -- Birth Anniversary Conflict -- b.1/12/1588 Ju-1 or 1/12/1587 J-LD or 1/22/1588 N.S. d.3/26/1649 J-LD (61)
Governor, Lawyer, English
Misc: the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.

✍⚖Edmund Burke -- Birth Anniversary Conflict -- b.1/1/1729 Ju-1 or 1/12/1729 N.S. or 1/1/1728 J-LD d.7/9/1797 N.S. (68)
Philosopher, Orator, Politician, Statesman, British
Misc: famous Whig (Reflections on the Revolution); the exact year of his birth is a great deal of controversy, with birth years ranging with 1928, 1929 and 1930, and his exact month and day of birth is subject of question compounded by the Julian-Lady Day/Gregorian calendar changeover in 1952.

🎖⚖💰John Hancock -- Birth Anniversary Conflict -- b.1/12/1736 J-LD or 1/23/1737 N.S. or 1/12/1737 Ju-1 d.10/8/1793 N.S. (56)
Revolutionary, Statesman, Merchant
Names/Places: b. in Braintree, MA
Misc: the first signer of The Declaration of Independence; the most prominent of the signers

🎖⚖💰John Hancock -- Birth Anniversary Conflict -- b.1/12/1736 J-LD or 1/23/1737 N.S. or 1/12/1737 Ju-1 d.10/8/1793 N.S. (56)
Revolutionary, Statesman, Merchant
Names/Places: b. in Braintree, MA
Misc: the first signer of The Declaration of Independence; the most prominent of the signers

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2019, ✪ “Baby Shark” by Pinkfong peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, ✪ “Bad Day” by Alvin And The Chipmunks peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, ✪ “Bruce” by Rick Springfield peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1946, ✪ “Chickery Chick” by Evelyn Knight peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, ✪ “Funkytown” by Alvin And The Chipmunks peaked at number 86 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, ✪ “Pepino The Italian Mouse” by Lou Monte peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, ✪ “Rapper's Delight” by The Sugarhill Gang peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, ✪ “The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late) (2007)” by Alvin And The Chipmunks peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, ✪ “Witch Doctor (2007)” by Alvin And The Chipmunks Featuring Chris Classic peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, ✪ “Zip-A-Dee Doo-Dah” by Bob B. Soxx And The Blue Jeans peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “A Fool Such As I” by Bob Dylan peaked at number 55 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “All I Need” by Jack Wagner peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “All Right Now” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 72 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “American Tune” by Paul Simon peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Anything Is Possible” by Debbie Gibson peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Best Shot” by Jimmie Allen peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Big Boat” by Peter, Paul And Mary peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Big In Japan” by Alphaville peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Chiquitita” by ABBA peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Drunk Me” by Mitchell Tenpenny peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Echo” by The Emotions (Male Group) peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Eye On You” by Billy Squier peaked at number 71 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Fools Like Me” by Lorenzo Lamas peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “For You” by The Outfield peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Friends” by Whodini peaked at number 87 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Go Away Little Girl” by Steve Lawrence peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Goodnight My Love, Pleasant Dreams” by The McGuire Sisters peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Hang In Long Enough” by Phil Collins peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Hangin' Around” by The Edgar Winter Group peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Helen Wheels” by Paul McCartney And Wings peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “High Enough” by Damn Yankees peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1946, “I Can't Begin To Tell You” by Andy Russell peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “I Don't Wanna Be In Love (Dance Floor Anthem)” by Good Charlotte peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “I Knew You Were Trouble” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I'd Rather Leave While I'm In Love” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “In Neon” by Elton John peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Jelly Bread” by Booker T. And The M.G.'s peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Ladies Night” by Kool And The Gang peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Let Me Sleep Alone” by Cugini peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Little Things” by One Direction peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Living For The City” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Look At Me” by Dobie Gray peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Love Has No Pride” by Linda Ronstadt peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Love Me (From The Elvis (Part1) EP)” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Make Believe It's Your First Time” by Bobby Vinton peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Miles Away” by Winger peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Misery Business” by Paramore peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Mother At Your Feet Is Kneeling” by Bobby Wayne peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up” by Barry White peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “No Worries” by Lil Wayne Featuring Detail peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Painted Ladies” by Ian Thomas peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Please, Daddy” by John Denver peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Pop Bottles” by Birdman Featuring Lil Wayne peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Red Pepper” by Roosevelt Fountain And Pens Of Rhythm peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Savannah Nights” by Tom Johnston peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “She Got The Best Of Me” by Luke Combs peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Shutters And Boards” by Jerry Wallace peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Since I Met You Baby” by Mindy Carson peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Slop Time” by The Sherrys peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Slow Poke” by Helen O'Connell peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Slow Walk” by Bill Doggett peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Some Kinda Fun” by Chris Montez peaked at number 43 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Someone Somewhere” by Little Junior Parker peaked at number 95 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Speechless” by Dan + Shay peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Swervin” by A Boogie Wit da Hoodie Featuring 6ix9ine peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Tender Years” by John Cafferty And The Beaver Brown Band peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “The A Team” by Ed Sheeran peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “The Joker” by Steve Miller Band peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “The Little White Cloud That Cried” by Johnnie Ray peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Trouble In Mind” by Aretha Franklin peaked at number 86 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Use It Up And Wear It Out” by Pat And Mick peaked at number 81 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Valotte” by Julian Lennon peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Wiggle Wobble” by Les Cooper And The Soul Rockers peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Without Me” by Halsey peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “You're Gonna Get What's Coming” by Bonnie Raitt peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, ✪ “I Don't Like Mondays” by The Boomtown Rats peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1963, ✪ “Pepino The Italian Mouse” by Lou Monte peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1991, “'Til I Am Myself” by Blue Rodeo peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “A Song I'd Like To Sing” by Rita Coolidge With Kris Kristofferson peaked at number 53 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Ain't Got No Home” by The Band peaked at number 35 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Better Love Next Time” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 39 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Chains” by The Cookies peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Cousin Mary” by Fludd peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “D'yer Mak'er” by Led Zeppelin peaked at number 24 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Dig In” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Don't Stop The Music” by Rihanna peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Drowning” by Backstreet Boys peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Escape (The Piña Colada Song)” by Rupert Holmes peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Games” by New Kids On The Block (as NKOTB) peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Get The Party Started” by P!nk peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I'd Rather Leave While I'm In Love” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 87 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)” by The Staple Singers peaked at number 79 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “In Neon” by Elton John peaked at number 92 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Jennifer” by Tom Kelly peaked at number 97 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Leave Me Alone (Ruby Red Dress)” by Helen Reddy peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Love Is A Beautiful Song” by Dave Mills peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “My Music” by Kenny Loggins With Jim Messina peaked at number 28 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Rockin' Roll Baby” by The Stylistics peaked at number 57 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Romantic Traffic” by The Spoons peaked at number 55 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Scream And Shout” by will.i.am Featuring Britney Spears peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Send One Your Love” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Son Of A Gun (I Betcha Think This Song Is About You)” by Janet Jackson Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, P.Diddy And Carly Simon peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “The Badger's Song” by Bobby G. Griffith peaked at number 23 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Ti Amo” by Laura Branigan peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Time In A Bottle” by Jim Croce peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Understanding” by Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band peaked at number 38 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “We Belong” by Pat Benatar peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Who's In The Strawberry Patch With Sally?” by Tony Orlando And Dawn peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “You're Driving Me Crazy” by Tom Cochrane peaked at number 71 on the Canada pop singles chart.

Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1991, “I Stand In Wonder” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 49 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1991, “The Way You Do The Things You Do” by UB40 peaked at number 42 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2019, ✪ “Baby Shark” by Pinkfong peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, ✪ “Programme 7” by Dr. Calculus peaked at number 99 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, ✪ “The Grease Megamix” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Baby” by Clean Bandit / Marina And The Diamonds / Luis Fonsi peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Blue Peter” by Mike Oldfield peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Body Rock” by Shimon And Andy C peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Calling You” by Paul Young peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Carmen” by Malcolm McLaren peaked at number 79 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Chains” by The Cookies peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Conquest” by The White Stripes peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Crank That (Soulja Boy)” by Soulja Boy Tell'em peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Crazy” by Patsy Cline peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Don't Believe Her” by Scorpions peaked at number 77 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Drowning” by Backstreet Boys peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “El Capitan” by OPM peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Freebird” by Lynyrd Skynyrd peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Got The Time” by Anthrax peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “He's A Rebel” by The Crystals peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “I Don't Wanna Lose My Way” by Dreamcatcher peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “I Like It Hot” by Wolfsbane peaked at number 84 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “I Love You Suzanne” by Lou Reed peaked at number 78 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I'm Born Again” by Boney M. peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Invisible” by Alison Moyet peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Is It Love You're After” by Rose Royce peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “It Only Took A Minute” by Joe Brown peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “It's My House” by Diana Ross peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Jordon” by Prefab Sprout peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Keep On Running” by Milli Vanilli peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Keep Your Hands Off My Baby” by Little Eva peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Lay Your Hands On Me” by Thompson Twins peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Let Me Clear My Throat / Too Many MC's” by Public Domain peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Like A Virgin” by Madonna peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Love Is In The Air” by Milk And Sugar Featuring John Paul Young peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Manifestation” by D-Magnify peaked at number 94 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Money” by Cardi B peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Moonlight And Muzak” by M peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Pool Hall Richard / I Wish It Would Rain” by Faces peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Pray” by MC Hammer peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Pumpkin Soup” by Kate Nash peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Red Light Green Light” by Mitchell Torok peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Ruin My Life” by Zara Larsson peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Shot Of Rhythm And Blues” by Johnny Kidd And The Pirates peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Singing The Blues” by Tommy Steele And The Steelmen peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Stranger In Town” by Toto peaked at number 100 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse)” by Post Malone Featuring Swae Lee peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Tears Of A Clown” by The (English) Beat peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Tell Me Where You're Going” by Silje peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “The First Time” by Surface peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “The Lonely Bull (El Solo Torro)” by Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “The One To Sing The Blues” by Motörhead peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “The Total Mix” by Black Box peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “The Walk” by The Inmates peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “There's A Star” by Ash peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Who Do You Love?” by The Intruders peaked at number 65 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1952, ✪ “Come On-A My House” by Rosemary Clooney peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, ✪ “How D'ye Do And Shake Hands” by Betty Hutton, Dinah Shore, Phil Harris And Tony Martin peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2013, ✪ “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “100 Miles And Runnin'” by N.W.A. peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2019, “1999” by Charli XCX Featuring Troye Sivan peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Any Dream Will Do / Close Every Door To Me” by Max Bygraves peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Anything Is Possible” by Icehouse peaked at number 49 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Bang Bang / 2 (b) B Side The C Side” by B.A. Robertson peaked at number 53 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Big Girls Don't Cry / Connie-O” by The Four Seasons peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Canadian Sunset” by Hugo Winterhalter And His Orchestra With Eddie Heywood or Andy Williams peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Cherry Pie” by Warrant peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Day Drunk” by Morgan Evans peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Don't Call Me Dude” by Scatterbrain peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Family Affair” by Mary J. Blige peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “From A Distance” by Bette Midler peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “I Feel For You” by Chaka Khan peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “I'll Be Your Baby Tonight” by Robert Palmer And UB40 peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2002, “I'm Real” by Jennifer Lopez peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Ice Ice Baby” by Vanilla Ice peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Left In The Dark” by Barbra Streisand peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Midnight Wind / Somewhere Down The Line” by John Stewart peaked at number 97 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Moneytalks” by AC/DC peaked at number 21 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Moonlight Lady” by Julio Iglesias peaked at number 43 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Out Of Touch” by Daryl Hall And John Oates peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Sunflower (Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse)” by Post Malone Featuring Swae Lee peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Sweet But Psycho” by Ava Max peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “We Belong To The Night / Don't Let Go” by Ellen Foley peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “What About Me?” by Kenny Rogers With Kim Carnes And James Ingram peaked at number 49 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, “You Don't Know What Lonesome Is” by Perry Como And Sons Of The Pioneers peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2019, “Going Bad” by Meek Mill Featuring Drake peaked at number 30 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Long Road To Ruin” by Foo Fighters peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Shadow Of The Day” by Linkin Park peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Sweet But Psycho” by Ava Max peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Take You There” by Sean Kingston peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, ✪ “Walking On The Moon” by The Police peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “A Little Time” by The Beautiful South peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Amigo” by Soufiane Eddyani Featuring Mula B peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Another Love” by Tom Odell peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Babe, It's Up To You” by Smokie peaked at number 41 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “David's Song (Who'll Come With Me)” by The Kelly Family peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Duiken in de zee” by Gebroeders Ko peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Feel So Good” by Tara peaked at number 37 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Get Here” by Oleta Adams peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Gimme All Your Lovin'” by ZZ Top peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2019, “High Hopes” by Panic! At The Disco peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Hij is van mij” by Kris Kross Amsterdam, Maan And Tabitha Featuring Bizzey peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “I Call Your Name” by a-ha peaked at number 38 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2013, “I Knew You Were Trouble” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “I Love You Love Me Love” by Gary Glitter peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I'm Born Again / Bahama Mama” by Boney M. peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “In Love Again” by Band Of Gold peaked at number 45 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Jealousy” by Amii Stewart peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Justify My Love” by Madonna peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Keep On Rising” by Ian Carey Featuring Michelle Shellers peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Like A Virgin” by Madonna peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Like Flames” by Twenty 4 Seven Featuring Elle peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Louise” by Circus Custers peaked at number 43 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Merry Xmas Everybody” by Slade peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “One And Only Man” by Steve Winwood peaked at number 50 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Sebastian” by Cockney Rebel peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Separate Ways” by Maarten Peters peaked at number 41 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Shut Your Eyes” by Snow Patrol peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Some Kinda Rush” by Booty Luv peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Somethin' Stupid” by Robbie Williams And Nicole Kidman peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Wonder Woman” by Leaf peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Year Of Summer” by Wildstylez Featuring Niels Geusebroek peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me” by The New Seekers peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1985, ✪ “Do They Know It's Christmas?” by Band Aid peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, ✪ “One Night In Bangkok” by Murray Head peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “All Join Hands” by Slade peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Alla mina” by Jireel Featuring K27 peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Alla som inte dansar” by Maskinen peaked at number 25 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Big Girl (You Are Beautiful)” by MIKA peaked at number 26 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Brother Oh Brother” by Måns Zelmerlöw peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Everything” by Sebastian Walldén peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Fred” by Imperiet peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Gimme! Gimme! Gimme! (A Man After Midnight)” by ABBA peaked at number 16 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Happy New Year” by ABBA peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I'm Born Again” by Boney M. peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Logiskt” by Petter Featuring Säkert! peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “No One” by Alicia Keys peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2013, “När solen går ner” by Aki Featuring Kapten Röd peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Overprotected” by Britney Spears peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Rapture” by iiO peaked at number 25 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Rewrite The Stars” by James Arthur And Anne-Marie peaked at number 27 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Touch Me” by Weeping Willows peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Tänk noga” by Dree Low Featuring Asme peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2019, “When The Party's Over” by Billie Eilish peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1980, “White Christmas” by The Boppers peaked at number 11 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Wonderful Christmastime” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 13 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1985, ✪ “Do They Know It's Christmas?” by Band Aid peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Benzema” by Capital Bra peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Dancin' (On A Saturday Night)” by Barry Blue peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1985, “European Queen (No More Love On The Run)” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Everything I Want To Do” by Albert Hammond peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Freedom For The World” by David Hasselhoff peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Freedom” by Wham! peaked at number 23 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2019, “HaifischNikez Allstars” by LX And Maxwell Featuring Bonez MC, Gzuz And Sa4 peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Hall Of Fame” by The Script Featuring will.i.am peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1974, “I drah zua” by Wolfgang Ambros peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2002, “I'm In Heaven (When You Kiss Me)” by ATC peaked at number 27 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Irgendwo brennt für jeden ein Licht” by Peter Alexander peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Lelele” by Azet And Zuna peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Lucifer” by The Alan Parsons Project peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1980, “No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)” by Donna Summer And Barbra Streisand peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Sandy” by Sven And Charlotte peaked at number 19 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Symphonic Disco” by DJ Mozart peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1985, “The Wild Boys” by Duran Duran peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Todesengel” by Frank Duval And Orchestra peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Will And The Power” by Will And The Power peaked at number 18 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1991, “You Gotta Love Someone” by Elton John peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2013, ✪ “Yakety Yak” by The Coasters peaked at number 154 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2008, “An deiner Seite (Ich bin da)” by Tokio Hotel peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Binks To Binks 6” by Ninho peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Bonne année” by Le Bêbête Show peaked at number 43 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Bons baisers de Fort de France” by La Compagnie Créole peaked at number 24 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Don't Judge Me” by Chris Brown peaked at number 22 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Eddy Steady Go!” by Rozlyne Clarke peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Elémentaire mon cher Baloo” by Douchka peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Hate That I Love You” by Rihanna Featuring Ne-Yo peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2002, “I Like To Waf.” by Skons peaked at number 25 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2002, “I'm Real” by Jennifer Lopez peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Kalimba de luna” by Boney M. peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1991, “La berceuse du petit diable” by Roch Voisine peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Le Bébé Schtroumpf” by Le Bébé Schtroumpf peaked at number 45 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2013, “People Help The People” by Birdy peaked at number 7 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Samaïa” by Cast "Georgian Legend" peaked at number 20 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Solo” by Lacrim peaked at number 14 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Tape des mains” by Les Forbans peaked at number 43 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Thunderclouds” by LSD (Labrinth / Sia / Diplo) peaked at number 24 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1985, ✪ “Do They Know It's Christmas?” by Band Aid peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Before I Go” by Øystein Hegvik peaked at number 28 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Bimbo” by Lambretta peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” by C + C Music Factory Featuring Freedom Williams peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Hey There Delilah” by Plain White T's peaked at number 15 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Hold On” by KT Tunstall peaked at number 19 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Life” by E-Type peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Nothing Breaks Like A Heart” by Mark Ronson Featuring Miley Cyrus peaked at number 19 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Photograph” by Ringo Starr peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Reality Kicks” by Kurt Nilsen peaked at number 20 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Scream And Shout” by will.i.am And Britney Spears peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1963, “The Next Time” by Cliff Richard And The Shadows peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Ugly” by Bubba Sparxxx peaked at number 20 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2002, “What Would You Do?” by City High peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2019, “When The Party's Over” by Billie Eilish peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Wow.” by Post Malone peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2002, “(I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be) Free / One” by The Lighthouse Family peaked at number 26 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Bad Liar” by Imagine Dragons peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Dr. Schacher Seppli” by Il Senso Featuring Ruedi Rymann peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Ein Stern (... der deinen Namen trägt)” by DJ Ötzi And Nik P. peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Einmal um die Welt” by Cro peaked at number 27 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Good Time” by Flava And Stevenson Featuring FreeG And Fat-K peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “High Hopes” by Panic! At The Disco peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I'm Born Again” by Boney M. peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “If You Were A Sailboat” by Katie Melua peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1991, “It Takes Two” by Rod Stewart And Tina Turner peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Jealousy” by Amii Stewart peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Mary Had A Little Boy” by Snap! peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Paid My Dues” by Anastacia peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Sonnentanz” by Klangkarussell peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Wow.” by Post Malone peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2008, “Baby Let's Play House” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Che cazzo ridi” by Fedez, Tedua Featuring Trippie Redd peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Destinazione paradiso” by Laura Pausini peaked at number 14 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Hai bucato la mia vita” by Adriano Celentano peaked at number 11 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Happier” by Marshmello And Bastille peaked at number 11 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Lost” by Michael Bublé peaked at number 15 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Sono come tu mi vuoi” by Irene Grandi peaked at number 9 on the Italy pop singles chart.

Finland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2002, “Dance d'amour” by The 69 Eyes peaked at number 1 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Euroviisut” by Larharyhmä Featuring Petri Nygård peaked at number 3 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Hold You” by atb peaked at number 14 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Pöhinää” by Notkea Rotta peaked at number 16 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Released” by Norther peaked at number 4 on the Finland pop singles chart.

Spain Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2008, “Consequence” by Jan Solo peaked at number 15 on the Spain pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Innovation Position” by DJ Cricket And DJ Jandro peaked at number 2 on the Spain pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Vocal Tracks EP Vol. 11” by Varios peaked at number 7 on the Spain pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Waiting 4” by Peter Gelderblom peaked at number 13 on the Spain pop singles chart.

Denmark Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2008, “2 Hearts” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 14 on the Denmark pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Paid My Dues” by Anastacia peaked at number 1 on the Denmark pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Ten Thousand Nights” by Alphabeat peaked at number 16 on the Denmark pop singles chart.

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In 1628, Charles Perrault, French writer, born; famed for his fairy tales, notably “Puss in Boots,” “Little Red Riding Hood” and “Sleeping Beauty.”

In 1828, The United States and Mexico signed a Treaty of Limits defining the boundary between the two countries to be the same as the one established by an 1819 treaty between the U.S. and Spain.

In 1863, President Jefferson Davis delivered his “State of the Confederacy” address.

In 1915, The U.S. Congress establishes the Rocky Mountain National Park.

In 1915, The U.S. House of Representatives rejected, 204-174, a proposed constitutional amendment to give women nationwide the right to vote.

In 1926, “Sam ʹnʹ Henry” debuted on WGN Radio in Chicago, Illinois. The showʹs name was soon changed to “Amos ʹnʹ Andy” and the voices of its creators, Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll played to Depression-era audiences; portraying two characters who were constantly looking for extra income. Although the players were white, the characters were supposed to be black. The popular radio show would attract over forty million fans during its radio tenure which ended in 1948. (Gosden and Correll returned to radio with the “Amos ʹnʹ Andy Music Hall” [1954-1960]).

In 1932, Ed Sullivan joined CBS Radio in a program of gossip and interviews. He later became the host of the most popular variety shew on television, “The Ed Sullivan Shew”.

In 1946, The Cleveland Rams were granted permission to move to Los Angeles. They won the NFL title in 1945.

In 1949, The Chicago-based childrenʹs show, “Kukla, Fran and Ollie”, made its national debut on NBC-TV on this day. Fran Allison was hostess. The show was phenomenally successful.

In 1949, “Arthur Godfrey and His Friends” premiered on CBS-TV. The TV favorite stayed on the network for seven years.

In 1951, Ezzard Charles knocked out Lee Oma in the tenth round at Madison Square Garden in New York to retain the heavyweight title.

In 1954, Edie Adams wed Ernie Kovacs

In 1957, On the cover of TV Guide: “Lucille Ball”. Other Articles: 77th Bengal Lancers

In 1957, R.C., “Ainʹt Got No Home” by Clarence “Frog man” Henry peaked at #20 on the pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Banana Boat Song (Day-O)” by Harry Belafonte entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1958, “Shirley Templeʹs Storybook”, TV Childrens; debut on NBC.

In 1958, Dolph Schayes of the Syracuse Nationals sets an NBA record for career points in a 135-109 victory over the Detroit Pistons. Schayes scores 23 points to bring his career mark to 11,770, breaking the record of 11,764 held by George Mikan.

In 1958, The NCAA rules committee makes the first change in football scoring rules since 1912 by adding the two-point conversion.

In 1959, R.C., “Whole Lotta Loving” by Fats Domino peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Shirley Templeʹs Storybook”, TV Childrens; moved to ABC.

In 1959, “The Bell Telephone Hour”, TV Music; debut on NBC.

In 1959, “The Bozo Show”, TV Childrens, starring Larry Harmon, debut on TV.

In 1960, Michael Todd, Jr., debuts his Smell-O-Vision system. Viewers of Toddʹs film, A Scent of Mystery, are treated to such odors as garlic and tobacco that are piped into the theatre in conjunction with the on-screen action.

In 1963, Parlophone released The Beatlesʹ records “Please Please Me” backed with “Ask Me Why,” their second United Kingdom single. In two months, itʹs number two on the United Kingdom charts, however, it doesnʹt appear on the U.S. charts for another year.

In 1963, R.C., “Pepino The Italian Mouse” by Lou Monte peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1963, R.C., “Zip-A-Dee Doo-Dah” by Bob B. Soxx and Blue Jeans peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Please Please Me” became the Beatlesʹ first number-one single in Britain.

In 1964, Bob Newhart wed Virginia Quinn

In 1965, In answer to ABC-TVʹs new “Shindig” pop music show, NBC-TV debuted the program “Hullabaloo,” which featured both rock music and Las Vegas-type acts. Guests on the installment included The New Christy Minstrels, Gerry and The Pacemakers, The Zombies and Woody Allen; the show lasted through August 29, 1966.

In 1966, TVʹs all-time campy, cornball, classic camp adventure with Adam West as Batman and Burt Ward as Robin premiered on ABC-TV. The first “Batman” episode was “Hi Diddle Riddle”, shown on January 12, 1966. The pilot program for “Batman” cost $300,000 — quite expensive by 1966 standards. Through the three seasons, the “Dynamic Duo” welcomed (?) these guest villians to the cast: Art Carney (The Archer), Tallulah Bankhead (Black Widow), Eartha Kitt (Catwoman), Julie Newmar (Catwoman), Lee Meriwether (Catwoman), Liberace (Chandell), Vincent Price (Egghead), Cesar Romero (The Joker), Rudy Vallee (Lord Phogg), Milton Berle (Louie the Lilac), Shelley Winters (Ma Parker), David Wayne (The Mad Hatter), Zsa Zsa Gabor (Minerva), Van Johnson (The Minstrel), Otto Preminger (Mr. Freeze), Burgess Meredith (The Penguin), John Astin (The Riddler), Frank Gorshin (The Riddler), Cliff Robertson (Shame), Joan Collins (The Siren) and Anne Baxter (Zelda the Great). A partial list of “official” Bat-Noises: Aargh! Clash! Crunch! Klonk! Pow! Splat! Clunk! Eee-Yow! Ooof! Powie! Swoosh! Biff! Conck! Ouch! Qunkk! Thunk! Boff! Crash! Uggh! Zam! Zap! and others. Wow! Pow! Zork! Crunch! Holy hot cakes, Batman!

In 1966, Red Auerbach of the Boston Celtics records his 1,000th career victory (regular season and playoffs) with a 114-102 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.

In 1967, The Louisville draft refuses exemption for Muhammad Ali.

In 1967, “Snoopy Vs. The Red Baron” single by The Guardsmen was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1967, “This is the city…” One of broadcastingʹs greatest hits, “Dragnet”, returned to NBC-TV after being off the network schedule for eight years. Jack Webbʹs hard-boiled cop show had clearly left the '50s behind. The story we were about to see was not only true, it was ripped from the headlines: Sergeant Friday and his new sidekick, Officer Bill Gannon (Harry Morgan), must investigate the spread of a new hallucinogenic drug among Los Angeles teens. The episode plays like a more subdued version of “Reefer Madness,” highlighted by director Webbʹs version of a “psychedelic” party and Fridayʹs hip lingo. “Youʹre pretty high and far out. What kind of kick are you on, son?” he grills his prisoner, Benjie “Blue Boy” Carver (Michael Burns), an 18-year-old who paints half his face blue and the other half yellow. Do we have to tell you how “The LSD Story” ends up when the final “dum-de-dum-dum” is heard?

In 1968, Beatles Film Production Ltd changes name to Apple Film Production Limited.

In 1968, Housewives can share the “Hollywood Squares” with their husbands, with a new nighttime version of the hit show on NBC. They wonʹt have many jokes to laugh at from Paul Lynde, he only does six of the shows in this run and wonʹt become a regular until this PM version leaves the air.

In 1968, The Doorsʹ second album, “Strange Days,” was certified Gold by the RIAA. Highlights are “People Are Strange,” “Love Me Two Times,” “Moonlight Drive” and “When the Musicʹs Over.”

In 1968, The Supremes appear in an episode of the NBC-TV show, “Tarzan.” The ladies played a group of nuns.

In 1969, In Super Bowl III played at the Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida: the AFL team New York Jets beat the NFL team Baltimore Colts 16-7. “Broadway” Joe Namath predicts victory and earns MVP honors as the AFC wins their first Super Bowl, one of the most shocking upsets in professional football history. The title Super Bowl was recognized by the NFL for the first time. Namath completed 17 of 28 passes for 208 yards. Namath outshined the league MVP Earl Morrall, as well as an aging Johnny Unitas, who came off the bench to pass for 110 yards.

In 1971, The innovative situation comedy “All in the Family” premiered on CBS featured the first toilet flush on TV. The show was produced by Norman Lear. It became “Archie Bunkerʹs Place” in 1979. Carroll OʹConnor starred as Archie Bunker, Rob Reiner as Meathead, Sally Struthers as Gloria and Jean Stapleton as Edith, 'The Dingbat'. “Stifle yourself!” Originally, ABC had plans to broadcast the series under the title, “Those Were the Days”. Norman Learʹs masterpiece makes its debut on CBS with the following disclaimer: “The program you are about to see is All in the Family. It seeks to throw a humorous spotlight on our frailties, prejudices and concerns. By making them a source of laughter, we hope to show, in a mature fashion, just how absurd they are.”

In 1971, Lenny Wilkens of Seattle, at 33, becomes the oldest MVP in All-Star history as he scored 21 points in the Westʹs 108-107 win in San Diego.

In 1973, In a Brady Bunch episode called “Law and Disorder”, Bobby becomes very unpopular when he decides to be the best safety monitor at school; In his enthusiasm, Bobby not only reports his friends for minor infractions of the rules at school, he also turns in his brothers and sisters at home.

In 1974, On the cover of TV Guide: “Beatrice Arthur, Bill Macy, Conrad Bain of Maude”. Other Articles: Hawkins

In 1974, R.C., “Helen Wheels” by Paul McCartney and Wings peaked at number ten on the pop singles chart.

In 1974, R.C., “Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up” by Barry White peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1974, R.C., “The Joker” by Steve Miller Band peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1974, The number one selling album: “YOU DONʹT MESS AROUND WITH JIM” also includes JIM CROCEʹs “TIME IN A BOTTLE” and “OPERATOR”

In 1975, In Super Bowl IX in New Orleans: The Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Minnesota Vikings 16-6. Steelersʹ RB Franco Harris wins MVP after rushing for 158 yards on 34 carries, the Vikes were held to 17 yards rushing! It was the Steelersʹ first championship since entering the NFL in 1933. The NBC telecast was viewed by approximately 78 million people.

In 1976, COVER STORY OF TIME: “SOAP OPERAS: Sex and Suffering in the Afternoon” (pictured: BILL and SUSAN SEAFORTH HAYES of “DAYS OF OUR LIVES”)

In 1979, Frank Zappaʹs album [25] SLEEP DIRT was released.

In 1980, R.C., “Ladies Night” by Kool and The Gang peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “Rapperʹs Delight” by Sugarhill Gang peaked at #36 on the pop singles chart.

In 1981, Ending a two-month feud with “Tomorrow Show” host Tom Snyder, Rona Barrett returns to newly retitled “Tomorrow Coast to Coast.”

In 1981, On Guiding Light, Jennifer Richards (Geraldine Court) was upset when her attorney, Mike Bauer (Don Stewart), convinced a judge to give her a second trial.

In 1981, On The Edge of Night, Molly Sherwood (Laurinda Barrett) confessed to two murders.

In 1981, The 800 rock albums donated to the Library of Congress by the Recording Industry Association of America included Bob Dylanʹs “Blonde on Blonde,” Kissʹ “Alive!” and “Never Mind the Bollocks, Hereʹs the Sex Pistols.”

In 1981, “Dynasty” a prime time soap opera inspired by “Dallas” premiered on ABC. Very little happens on the first episode. Blake Carrington marries his former secretary Krystle Jennings, while Krystleʹs ex-lover Matthew Blaisdel gets back together with his wife and child (who happen to be fighting) and also goes into business with Walter Lankershim, while Jeff Colby tries to put the moves on Fallon. Joan Collins would later be cast in November and bring its popularity sky high. Heather Locklear would do this and her other series “T.J. Hooker” simultaneously in 1982.

In 1982, “American Playhouse”, TV Anthology, debut on PBS.

In 1983, NCAA creates the football Kickoff Classic to begin in August.

In 1983, On General Hospital, Rick (Chris Robinson) and Lesley (Denise Alexander) walked in on Blackie's (John Stamos) frat party gone wild.

In 1985, After a record 24 weeks as the number one album in the nation, Princeʹs “Purple Rain” slipped to the number two spot as Bruce Springsteenʹs “Born in the USA” replaced it at number one.

In 1985, On the cover of TV Guide: “Donna Mills and William Devane of Knots Landing”. Other Articles: C. Timmins

In 1985, R.C., “All I Need” by Jack Wagner peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1985, R.C., “Big In Japan” by Alphaville peaked at #66 on the pop singles chart.

In 1985, R.C., “Bruce” by Rick Springfield peaked at #27 on the pop singles chart. It was about being mistaken for Bruce Springsteen.

In 1985, R.C., “Friends” by Whodini peaked at #87 on the pop singles chart.

In 1985, R.C., “In Neon” by Elton John peaked at #38 on the pop singles chart.

In 1985, R.C., “Valotte” by Julian Lennon peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, The Chicago Bears and the New England Patriots won their respective conference championships, earning them places in the Super Bowl.

In 1986, The Chicago Bears become the first team to have consecutive shutouts in the NFL playoffs, with a 24-0 win over the Los Angeles Rams. The Bears beat the New York Giants 21-0 on January 5.

In 1990, Romania outlawed the Communist Party, the first East European state and Warsaw Pact member to do so.

In 1991, A deeply divided Congress gave President Bush the authority to wage war in the Persian Gulf. The Senate voted 52-47 to empower Bush to use armed forces to expel Iraq from Kuwait; the House followed suit on a vote of 250-183.

In 1991, Janet Jacksonʹs “Rhythm Nation 1814” became the first album to generate seven top-five singles on the Billboard Hot 100 as “Love Will Never Do (Without You)” reached the number four spot on this day and hit number one the following week.

In 1991, “The Superfans” sketch debuts on “Saturday Night Live,” with Chris Farley, Mike Meyers, Robert Smigel and Joe Mantegna as the number one fan of Da Bears, Bill Swerski. When the sketch returns five months later, George Wendt will take over the show as Bob Swerski, due to his “brudda Billʹs frequent heart attacks.”

In 1991, Princeton beat Cornell 164-71 in an unusual swimming meet. The schools agreed to compete by telephone due to a blizzard making transportation to Ithaca, New York, a problem. Both teams swim in their owns pools and the results are exchanged by FAX.

In 1992, According to the movie version, or 1997 according to the book, the Hal 9000 Computer was activated; A Space Odyssey computer.

In 1993, On Guiding Light, Maureen Bauer died at Cedars Hospital following the car crash she had after a confrontation with Ed (Peter Simon).

In 1993, The original members of Cream reunited to perform at their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Los Angeles. Other inductees that year were Ruth Brown, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Doors, Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers, Etta James, Van Morrison, Sly and the Family Stone and Dinah Washington.

In 1994, 9:30 p.m./ET “Jackie Thomas” (ABC); Jackie (Tom Arnold) takes on the network and its assault on his “creative genius,” while Jerry contends with a more personal problem: his ex-wife. Gail: Betsy Brantley. Banker Bill: Peter Jason. Frank: Christopher Darga. Samantha: Alretha Baker.

In 1994, On Melrose Place, Sydney got a hooker to seduce Jamesʹ boyfriend Robert. Syd sent Jane a tape of Rob and the other woman. Jane dropped him.

In 1995, The Allman Brothers Band, Al Green, the late Janis Joplin, Led Zeppelin, Martha Reeves and the Vandellas, Al Green, Neil Young, The Orioles and the late Frank Zappa are inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

In 1996, On Days of Our Lives, Stefano was struck by lightning.

In 1996, Van Halen frontman Sammy Hagar led one-thousand music students in the worldʹs largest guitar lesson at the new Hard Rock Cafe in Universal City, California.

In 1997, HAL became operational (2001: A Space Odyssey).

In 1997, The animated sitcom “King of the Hill” debut on Fox. The uncoordinated Bobby gets hit in the face with a ball during a baseball game, leading a meddling Child Protective Services social worker to think his father is abusing him on the pilot of “King of the Hill.” Mmmm-hmm. Yep. Dang-olcartoonsitcom-launch.

In 1998, CBS, which four years ago lost its prestigious contract to televise NFC games, got back in the football business by wresting the AFC package away from rival NBC as it announced a new eight-year contract with the NFL that would shift AFC telecasts to CBS. NBC has held the AFC package since 1965. Earlier, the NFL reached agreement on a new eight-year television contract with the Fox Network to continue its coverage of NFC Sunday afternoon games. The next day, ABC retained their popular Monday Night Football package while ESPN got the whole Sunday night cable package, shutting out TNT. The total off all combined TV packages exceeded $1.7 billion!

In 1998, On As the World Turns, Lily and Holden exchanged vows. Shortly afterward, Holden was arrested for beating up Molly and burning down the Milltown Baptist Church. Racist cop Teague was actually to blame.

In 1998, On General Hospital, Jason told Rubin that Michael was AJʹs son.

In 1998, on All My Children, Cameron Mathison made his said soap debut as Ryan Lavery.

In 1999, On Bold and The Beautiful, Sally was shocked to find Adam, the husband who had walked out on her 25 years ago, standing in her office.

In 1999, The 17-year-old Britney Spears makes her album debut with “…Baby One More Time.” The album will sell more than twelve million copies within the next year.

In 1999, “Goodbye” single by Spice Girls was certified Gold by the RIAA. I guess it was their swan song. They havenʹt been heard from since.

In 1999, Madonna made her seventh appearance on Mr. Blackwellʹs “Worst Dressed Women.” She was described as “a Neo Gothic fright — a glitzy gargoyle searching for a 'Ray of Fashion Light.'” Other pop artists on the list — Courtney Love and Mariah Carey.

In 2000, “Ripleyʹs Believe It or Not!” returned to be airing new episodes on TBS.

In 2000, Sharon Osbourne, Ozzy Osbourneʹs wife, announced she was quitting as manager of Smashing Pumpkins. She issued a statement saying she had to resign “due to medical reasons — Billy Corgan was making me sick!”

In 2001, The movies “Thirteen Days” and “Save the Last Dance” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2001, “Lizzie McGuire” began airing on Disney Channel

In 2002, Late-night funnyman Conan OʹBrien tied the knot to Liza Powell, a Seattle ad executive he met when she made an appearance on his show.

In 2007, The movie “The Last King of Scotland” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2007, The movies “Letters From Iwo Jima”, “Alpha Dog”, “Stomp the Yard”, “Panʹs Labyrinth”, and “Arthur and the Invisibles” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2012, On One Life to Live, the residents of Llanview prepared to watch the final episode of Fraternity Row, the fictional soap-with-a-soap that was canceled after 43 years.

In 2016, on Days of Our Lives, Chad and Abigal got engaged.

In 2018, The movies “Paddington 2”, “Condorito: The Movie” and “The Room” (Limited re-release) opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2018, “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman” began airing on Netflix

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