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The Big Datebook for January 23

Last Updated 02-20-2021

🏆🥊Dominic DeNucci -- is 89 in the year 2021 and 90 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1932 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, American, Italian
Misc: Wrestling trainer

🎭🎵Chita Rivera -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1933
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Washington, D.C.; RN:Dolores Conchita Figuero del Rivero
TV Shows: New Dick Van Dyke Show
Movie Titles: West Side Story

🎭Lou Antonio -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1934 N.S.
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Snoop Sisters, Dog & Cat, Makin' It
Movie Titles: Cool Hand Luke, Thirteen at Dinner, Something for Joey, Sporting Chance

🏆⚾Joe Amalfitano -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1934
MLB Manager, MLB Coach, MLB Player
Sports Teams: New York/San Francisco Giants, Houston Colt .45's, Chicago Cubs (player and manager), Los Angeles Dodgers (coach 1983-1998)

🎭Arlene Golonka -- is 85 in the year 2021 and 86 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1936
Actress
TV Shows: Mayberry RFD (as Millie Swanson)
Movie Titles: Hang 'Em High, The In-Laws, A Family Affair

✍🏆🏈Jerry Kramer -- is 85 in the year 2021 and 86 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1936
Hall of Famer, Author, Sports Commentator, NFL Guard
Misc: 2x Super Bowl I and II champ, 5x NFL champ, 3x Pro Bowl, 5x First-Team All-Pro; in the Green Bay Packers and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Green Bay Packers (1958-1968)

🎭🏆🏁🎿Willy Bogner Jr. -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1942
Movie Director, Skier, West German
Movie Titles: On Her Majesty's Secret Service

🎭Gil Gerard -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1943
Actor, TV Host, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Little Rock, AR; Connie Sellica's ex-hubby
TV Shows: Sidekicks (as Jake Rizzo), Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (as Capt. William Buck Rogers), Nightengales, E.A.R.T.H. Force, Code 3 (host)
Movie Titles: The Nice Guys, Buck Rogers in the 25th Century

🎵🎷Gary Burton -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1943
Teacher, Composer, Vibraphonist, Bandleader, Jazz Pianist

🎭Joel Douglas -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1947
Producer
Names/Places: Diana Dill & Kirk's son
Movie Titles: Double Impact, The Jewel of the Nile, Romancing the Stone, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, It Runs in the Family

Thomas R. Carper -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1947
Governor

🏆⚾Kurt Bevacqua -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1948
MLB Infielder

🎵Anita Pointer -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1948
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Pointer Sisters

🎭🎵Francesca James -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1949
Actress, Producer/Director, Composer, Singer

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🎭Richard Gilliland -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1950
Actor
Names/Places: Jeam Smart's hubby
TV Shows: McMillan & Wife (as Sgt. DiMaggio), Operation Petticoat (as Lt. Nick Holden), Little Women, The Waltons (as Jonesy Formula), Just Our Luck, thirtysomething (as Jeffrey Milgrom), Designing Women (as J.D. Shackleford)
Movie Titles: Star Kid, A Killing in a Small Town, Bug

🎵🎸Patrick (Doobies) Simmons -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1950 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: not to be confused with the folk singer Patrick Simmons
Misc: Folk & bluegrass style too
Group Names: The Doobie Brothers

🎵Bill (Musician) Cunningham -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1950
Keyboardist, Pianist, Pop Bassist
Group Names: Box Tops

🎭🏆🏒🏁🎿Richard Dean Anderson -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1950
Actor, NHL Player, Auto Racer, Skier
Names/Places: b. in Minneapolis, Minn.
Misc: Skydiver; some say b. Feb 13 or 1953
TV Shows: General Hospital (as Dr. Jeff Webber), Seven Brides for Seven Brothers (as Adam), Emerald Point NAS (as Lt. Simon Adams), MacGyver (as "Angus" MacGyver), Legend (as Ernest Pratt), Stargate SG-1 (as Col. Jonathan "Jack" O'Neill), Stargate: Continuum

Chesley Sullenberger -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1951
Pilot
Misc: landed his disabled airliner in the Hudson River

🎭Ray Girardin -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1953
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1999
TV Shows: Charlie & Company
Movie Titles: Loverboy, Dad, Love Affair

⚖🏆🏈Pat Haden -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1953
Attorney/Lawyer, Sportscaster, NFL Quarterback, WFL Figure
Sports Teams: Southern California Sun, Los Angeles Rams

🎵🎸Lamont Robin Zander -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1953
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: aka Robin Zander
Group Names: Cheap Trick

Antonio Villaraigosa -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1953
Mayor
Misc: Mayor of Los Angeles 2005-2013

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🎖🎵Richard Finch -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1954
Military Leader, Music Producer, Arranger, Composer, Songwriter, Musical Engineer, Bassist, Disco Musician
Group Names: KC & the Sunshine Band

🎵Reggie Calloway -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1955
Trumpeter, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Group Names: Midnight Star

🎭Natalie West -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1956
Actress
TV Shows: Roseanne (as Crystal Anderson)
Movie Titles: Bushwhacked, The Poker House, Nate and Margaret

🎭Patrick Kerr -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1956
Actor
TV Shows: Frasier (as Noel Shempsky)
Movie Titles: Domino, George Lucas in Love, Jeffrey

👑Princess Caroline Grimaldi -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1957
Princess
Names/Places: b. in Monte Carlo; of Monaco; RN:Caroline Louise Marguerite Grimaldi; Grace Kelly & Prince Rainier's daughter, Prince Albert's sister

🎭🏆Lorraine Michaels -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1958
Actress, Playmate, Playmate, English
Misc: April 1981

🏆🏒Steve Christoff -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1958
NHL Center, Olympic Athlete, American
Misc: 1980 U.S. Hockey Team

🎭🎮Robert Funaro -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1959
Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: The Sopranos (as Eugene Pontecorvo), Vinyl (as Tony Del Grego)
Movie Titles: Not Fade Away, American Gangster
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto IV

🎵🎸Earl Falconer -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1959
Bassist, Reggae Singer, English
Misc: some say b. 1955
Group Names: UB40

🎭Derya Ruggles -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1960
Actress
Movie Titles: Remote

🏆🥊Patty Seymour -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1960 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: ring name: Leilani Kai

🎭Peter Mackenzie -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1961 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: black-ish

🏆🏈Trey Junkin -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1961
NFL Linebacker, NFL Tight End

🎭Richard Roxburgh -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1962
Actor, Producer, Australian
TV Shows: Rake (as Cleaver Greene)
Movie Titles: Moulin Rouge!, Van Helsing, Sanctum, Mission Impossible 2

🎭Gail O'Grady -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1963
Actress
TV Shows: N.Y.P.D. Blue (as Donna Abandando), American Dreams (as Helen Pryor)
Movie Titles: Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo

🏆⚾Marty Brown -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1963
MLB Manager, MLB Player

🎭Mariska Hargitay -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1964
Actress
Names/Places: Jayne Mansfield & Mr. Universe Mickey Hargitay's daughter
TV Shows: Falcon Crest (as Carly Fixx), Downtown, Law and Order Special Victims Unit (as Det. Olivia Benson)
Movie Titles: Leaving Las Vegas, Lake Placid, Plain Truth

🎭🏆Kelly Parsons -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1964 N.S.
Actress, Dancer, Model
Misc: retired from acting in 1985
TV Shows: The New Mickey Mouse Club
Movie Titles: Evils of the Night, Children of Divorce

🏆🏈Frank Winters -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1964
NFL Center
Misc: Super Bowl XXXI
Sports Teams: Green Bay Packers

🎵🎸Louie Clemente -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1965
Hard Rock Drummer
Group Names: Testament

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🏆🏀Haywoode Workman -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1966
NBA Guard
Misc: Referee

🎭💻Greg Bendon -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1968 N.S.
Comedian, Commercial Actor, Internet Video Actor

🏆🏈Eric Metcalf -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1968
NFL Runningback, NFL Wide Receiver
Misc: NFL Kick Returner

🏆🏈Todd Scott -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1968
NFL Safety

🏆🎾Petr Korda -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1968
Tennis Player, Czech Republican

🏆🏒Brendan Shanahan -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1969
Hall of Famer, NHL Right Wing, Canadian
Misc: played 1987-2009; the National Hockey League's Vice President of Hockey and Business Development and Director of Player Safety.
Sports Teams: New Jersey Devils, St. Louis Blues, Hartford Whalers, Detroit Red Wings, New York Rangers

🏆🏒Darren Rumble -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1969
NHL Player, Hockey Coach, Canadian

⚖🏆🏈Jim Schwantz -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1970
Mayor, NFL Linebacker

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🏆⚾Alan Embree -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1970
MLB Pitcher

🏆⚾Mark Wohlers -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1970
MLB Pitcher

🏆⚾Sherman Obando -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1970
MLB Player, Panamaian

🏆🏒Richard Šmehlík -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1970
NHL Defensive, Czechoslovakian

🏆🏈Kevin Mawae -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1971 N.S.
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Center, College Football Coach
Names/Places: MN: James
Misc: 8x Pro Bowl, 7x First Team All-Pro
Sports Teams: Seattle Seahawks (player 1994-1997), New York Jets (player 1998-2005), Tennessee Titans (player 2006-2009)

🏆⚽Julie Foudy -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1971
Hall of Famer, Sports Analyst, Soccer Midfielder
Misc: soccer coach and captain

🎵Marc Nelson -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1971
Songwriter, Keyboardist, Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Boyz II Men, Az Yet, soloist

🏆🏈Anthony "Tony" Peterson -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1972
NFL Linebacker

🏆🏈Gary Harrell -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1972
NFL Player, College Football Coach

🏆🏈Kez McCorvey -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1972
NFL Wide Receiver

🏆🏒Mark Kolesar -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1973
NHL Center, Canadian
Sports Teams: Toronto Maple Leafs

🎭Tiffani-Amber Thiessen -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1974
TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Orange County, CA
Misc: won Teen magazine's great model search at age 14
TV Shows: Saved By The Bell (as Kelly Kapowski), Saved By The Bell: The College Years (as Kelly Kapowski), Beverly Hills 90210 (as Valerie Malone), Good Morning Miami, White Collar (as Elizabeth Burke)
Movie Titles: Pandemic

🎭Norah O'Donnell -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1974 N.S.
Hall of Famer, TV Hostess
TV Shows: CBS This Morning

🏆🏒Joël Bouchard -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1974
NHL Defensive, Hockey Executive, American

🏆🏈Kevin Alexander -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1975
NFL Wide Receiver

🎵🎸Nick Harmer -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1975
Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: Death Cab for Cutie

🏆🏈Byron Hanspard -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1976
NFL Runningback

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🎭🎵Tony James Lucca -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1976 N.S.
Actor, Producer, Songwriter, Pop Singer
TV Shows: The All-New Mickey Mouse Club, Malibu Shores (as Zack)

🎵Josh Thompson -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1978
Country Singer

🎭Lindsey Kraft -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1980 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Actress
TV Shows: Living Biblically

🎭Julia Jones -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1981 N.S.
Actress, Commercial Actress
Movie Titles: The Ridiculous 6, Jonah Hex, Twilight (series)

🎭Geoffrey Wigdor -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1982
Actor
Movie Titles: Sleepers

🎭Patrick Levis -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1982
Actor
TV Shows: So-Weird (as Jack Phillips), Maybe It's Me (as Grant Stage)
Movie Titles: Miracle in Lane 2, Brink!

🎨🎭🎵David Firth -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1983 N.S.
Animator, Artist, Filmmaker, Musician, English
TV Shows: Salad Fingers, Burnt Face Man

🎵Nick DePartee -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1985
Christian/Rock Performer
Group Names: Kutless

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🎭April Pearson -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1989 N.S.
Actress, Producer, English
TV Shows: Skins

🎭Adam Hagenbuch -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1991 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Fuller House, Switched at Birth, Trial and Error, Undateable

🏆⚾Addison Russell -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1994 N.S.
MLB Infielder, American

🏆🏈J. T. Barrett -- is 26 in the year 2021 and 27 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1995 N.S.
College Football Player, Football Quarterback

🎭🎵Rachel Crow -- is 23 in the year 2021 and 24 in the year 2022; b.1/23/1998
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Singer
Movie Titles: Rio 2, Invisible Sister

Curtis Wilson Crowe -- is 21 in the year 2021 and 22 in the year 2022; b.1/23/2000
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Nancy Wilson and Cameron' twin son

William James Crowe -- is 21 in the year 2021 and 22 in the year 2022; b.1/23/2000
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Nancy Wilson and Cameron's twin son

Beau Bache Ernest Goodman -- is 19 in the year 2021 and 20 in the year 2022; b.1/23/2002
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Carrington Garland and Carlos's son

Mackenzie Murray -- is 16 in the year 2021 and 17 in the year 2022; b.1/23/2005
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: J.K. Rowling and Neil's daughter

Axel Ferrell -- is 11 in the year 2021 and 12 in the year 2022; b.1/23/2010
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Viveca and Will's son

Ella Grace Hartwell -- is 4 in the year 2021 and 5 in the year 2022; b.1/23/2017 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Keshia Knight Pulliam and Edgerton's daughter

Wyatt Wesley Wilkerson -- is 3 in the year 2021 and 4 in the year 2022; b.1/23/2018 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Dawn Cheré and Rich Wilkerson Jr.'s son

🎨William Caslon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1692 d.1/23/1766 (74)
Designer, British
Misc: English Arabic Typeface

🎖💰Joseph Hewes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1730 d.11/10/1779 (49)
Revolutionary, Merchant
Misc: Shipowner; Declaration of Independence signer

🎵Muzio Clementi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1752 N.S. d.3/10/1832 N.S. (80)
Songwriter, Pianist, Italian

Stendahl -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1783 d.3/23/1842 (59)
Novelist, Poet, Critic, French
Names/Places: RN:Marie Henri Beyle

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🎨Edouard Manet -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1832 d.4/30/1893 (61)
Artist, Painter, French
Misc: impressionist; d. 1883?

🎭Holbrook Blinn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1872 d.6/24/1928 (56)
Movie Actor, Movie Producer

Paul Langevin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1872 d.12/19/1946 (74)
Physicist, French
Misc: X-rays, radiation, sound detection system for submarines

Otto Paul Diels -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1876 d.3/7/1954 (78)
Chemist, German

✍📰Ernest Poole -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1880 d.1/10/1950 (69)
Author, Novelist, Journalist

🎨George McManus -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1884 N.S. d.10/22/1954 N.S. (70)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Maggie & Jiggs, Bringing Up Father

🎭Franklin Pangborn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1889 d.7/20/1958 (69)
Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian

💰Cordella Knott -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1890 d.4/23/1974 (84)
Businessperson
Misc: co-founder of Knotts Berry Farm with Walter

⚛💰🎵David C. Rockola -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1897 d.1/26/1993 (96)
Inventor, Manufacturer, Music Figure
Misc: Jukebox developer; founder Rock-Ola Manuf. Co.

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🎭Randolph Scott -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1898 d.3/2/1987 (89)
Movie Actor, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Orange County, VA; RN:George Randolph Crane
Misc: Cowboy star
Movie Titles: Ride the High Country, My Favorite Wife, Seven Men from Now, Rage at Dawn

🏆🎾🏀Ora Mae Washington -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1898 N.S. d.12/21/1971 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Basketball Player
Misc: in the Basketball Hall of Fame

🎭Humphrey Bogart -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1899 d.1/14/1957 (57)
Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in New York City; MN:DeForest; Lauren Bacall's hubby
Misc: some say b. Dec 25, 1899 or 1900
Movie Titles: Casablanca, The Maltese Falcon, The Caine Mutiny, To Have & Have Not, The Big Sleep, Key Largo, Treasure of the Sierra Nevada, The African Queen

📰Joseph Nathan Kane -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1899 d.9/22/2002 (103)
Historian
Misc: spanned three centuries

🎭Mary Philips -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1900 d.4/22/1975 (75)
Actress
Movie Titles: Farewell To Arms

✍🎭Ralph Graves -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1900 d.2/18/1977 (77)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Actor, Movie Director

📰Donald Klopfer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1902 d.5/30/1986 (84)
Publisher
Misc: founded Random House publishing co.

🎵🎷Benny Waters -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1902 d.8/11/1998 (96)
Jazz Saxophonist

📰Anya Seton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1904 d.11/8/1990 (86)
Historian, Biographer

🎭David Newell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1905 d.1/25/1980 (75)
Actor
Movie Titles: Runaway Bride, White Heat, Dangerous Curves

🎭Bob Steele -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1906 d.12/21/1988 (82)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: RN:Robert North Bradbury Jr.
Misc: 1930-40s cowboy star (in 400 films in 50 years)
TV Shows: F Troop (as Trooper Duffy)

🎭Dan Duryea -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1907 d.6/7/1968 (61)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: China Smith (star), Peyton Place

🏆🎳Lowell Jackson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1909 d.5/20/1979 (70)
Hall of Famer, Bowler

🎵🎷Django Reinhardt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1910 d.5/16/1953 (43)
Composer, Guitarist, Jazz Performer, Jazz Singer, Belgiumese

Ralph Smith Fults -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1911 d.3/15/1993 (82)
Outlaw
Misc: of Bonnie & Clyde gang

🏆🎳Fred Bujack -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1912 d.1/2/1971 (58)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
Misc: won eight ABC Tournament championships.

🏆Georgia Coleman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1912 N.S. d.9/14/1940 N.S. (28)
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete

🏆🏁Wallace Gordon "Wally" Parks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1913 d.9/28/2007 (94)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: was instrumental in establishing drag racing as a legitimate amateur and professional motorsport. He was the founder, president, and chairman of the National Hot Rod Association, better known as NHRA.

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🏆🎾Adrian Quist -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1913 d.11/17/1991 (78)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

Potter Stewart -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1915 d.12/7/1985 (70)
Supreme Court Justice
Misc: 94th Supreme Court justice (1958-81)

🎵Artie Glenn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1915 d.7/25/1994 (79)
Songwriter
Song Titles: Crying in the Chapel (which became a hit for Elvis Presley)

✍📰David Douglas Duncan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1916 N.S. d.6/7/2018 N.S. (102)
Author, Journalist, Photojournalist

🎭🎵Ernie Kovacs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1919 N.S. d.1/13/1962 N.S. (42)
Hall of Famer, Actor, Comedian, Game Show Host, Variety Show Host, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: b. in Trenton, NJ; Edie Adams' hubby; d. in a car crash in West Los Angeles
Misc: Unconventional veteran TV innovator; 1950-60s TV variety shows; some say born January 19; always 10-5/8 years ahead of his time
TV Shows: The Ernie Kovacs Show

🏆⚽Bob Paisley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1919 d.2/14/1996 (77)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English
Misc: OBE; spent almost 50 years with Liverpool as a wing half, physiotherapist, coach, and manager

🎭Rod Alexander -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1920 d.7/7/1992 (72)
Dancer
Names/Places: Bambi Lynn's husband
Misc: Broadway team with wife Bambi Linn
TV Shows: Your Show of Shows

🎭Florence Halop -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1923 d.7/15/1986 (63)
TV Actress
Names/Places: Billy's sister
TV Shows: Meet Millie (as Mama Bronson), St. Elsewhere (as Mrs. Hufnagel), Night Court (as Florence Kleiner)

Frank R. Lautenberg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1924 d.6/3/2013 (89)
Senator

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🎭Danny Arnold -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1925 d.8/19/1995 (70)
TV Producer
Names/Places: RN:Arnold Rothman
TV Shows: Barney Miller

🎵Marty Paich -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1925 d.8/12/1995 (70)
Arranger, Composer, Bandleader
Names/Places: David's father
TV Shows: The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour, Sonny & Cher, The Smothers Brothers

🎭Lyn Osborn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1926 d.8/30/1958 (32)
TV Actor
TV Shows: Space Patrol (as Cadet Happy)

🎵🎷Curtis Lee Counce -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1926 d.7/31/1963 (37)
Bassist, Bandleader, Jazz Performer

🏆🏁🏊Allen Stack -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1928 N.S. d.9/12/1999 N.S. (71)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American

✍🎭🎵Jeanne Moreau -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1928 d.7/31/2017 N.S. (89)
Screenwriter, Movie Actress, Director, Singer, French
Names/Places: b. in Paris; William Friedkin's ex-wife
Movie Titles: Ever After

🏆🎾Mervyn Rose -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1930 N.S. d.7/23/2017 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Tennis Coach, Australian

✍⚛William Pogue -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1930 d.3/3/2014 (84)
Author, Astronaut, Teacher

🎵Ken Errair -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1930 d.6/14/1968 (38)
Singer
Group Names: The Four Freshmen

🎵Cyril Davies -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1932 d.1/7/1964 (31)
Banjoist, Bandleader, Blues Harmonicaist, British
Names/Places: NN:Squirell

🎭Carmine Caridi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1934 N.S. d.5/28/2019 N.S. (85)
Actor
TV Shows: N.Y.P.D. Blue's Det. Vince Gotelli
Movie Titles: The Godfather: Part II, The Godfather: Part III, The Money Pit, Bugsy

🏆🥊Giant Baba -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1938 d.1/31/1999 (61)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Japanese
Names/Places: RN:Shohei Baba

🎵Johnny Russell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1940 d.7/3/2001 (61)
Country Singer
Song Titles: Act Naturally (wrote for The Beatles and Buck Owens)

📰🎵Buddy Buie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1941 d.7/18/2015 (74)
Publisher, Music Producer, Songwriter
Group Names: Atlanta Rhythm Section, Classics IV (producer)

🎵Samuel George Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1942 d.3/17/1982 (40)
Singer, Drummer
Group Names: The Capitols
Song Titles: Cool Jerk

🎭Rutger Hauer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1944 N.S. d.7/19/2019 N.S. (75)
Movie Actor, Producer/Director, Dutch (Netherlands)
Movie Titles: The Blood of Heroes, Hobo with a Shotgun, Sin City, Batman Begins, Blade Runner, Night Hawks, A Breed Apart, The Hitcher

🎭🎵Jerry (Musician) Lawson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1944 N.S. d.7/10/2019 N.S. (75)
Producer, Arranger, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Persuasions

🏆🏀Sergey Belov -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1944 d.10/3/2013 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Coach, Basketball Player, Olympic Athlete, Russian
Misc: First international player to be inducted; With the Soviet national team; 4x EuroBasket Gold: 1967, 1969, 1971, 1979; EuroBasket MVP 1969; 2x FIBA World Championship Gold: 1967, 1974; FIBA World Championship MVP 1970; Summer Olympics Gold: 1972; With CSKA Moscow; 11 USSR League championships: 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980; 2 USSR Cup championships: 1972, 1973; 2 Euroleague championships 1969, 1971; FIBA's 50 Greatest Players 1991; FIBA Hall of Fame 2007; 50 Greatest Euroleague Contributors 2008

🎵🎸Danny Federici -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1950 d.4/17/2008 (58)
Hall of Famer, Accordionist, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer, Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Bruce Springsteen's E. St. Band

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🏆🥊Vivian Vachon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1951 N.S. d.8/24/1991 N.S. (40)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Diane Vachon

🏆⚽Fernando Clavijo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1956 N.S. d.2/8/2019 N.S. (63)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Coach, Soccer Defender, Uruguayian
Misc: played defender

🎵Harley Lee Allen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1956 d.3/30/2011 (55)
Bluegrass Performer

🎭Rob Garrison -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1960 N.S. d.9/27/2019 N.S. (59)
Actor
Movie Titles: The Karate Kid (series)

🏆🏈Mike Brim -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/1966 d.4/19/2005 N.S. (39)
NFL Player

🎭Bonkers The Cat -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/23/???? presumed deceased
Animal Star
TV Shows: All My Children

👑King Ferdinand V Of Spain -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/10/1452 J+CD d.1/23/1516 J+CD (63)
King, Spanish

🎨William Caslon -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/23/1692 d.1/23/1766 (74)
Designer, British
Misc: English Arabic Typeface

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John Cleland -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/24/1709 d.1/23/1789 (79)
Author, Dramatist/Playwright, English
Misc: Sep 24 was the day he was baptised

🎖⚖Edward Rutledge -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/23/1749 d.1/23/1800 (50)
Revolutionary, Congressperson, Lawyer
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer

💰Arthur Guinness -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1725 N.S. d.1/23/1803 N.S. (77)
Businessperson, Brewer, Irish
Misc: founder of the Guinness brewery business and family.

Claude Chappe -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/25/1763 d.1/23/1805 (41)
Engineer, Inventor, French
Misc: optical telegraph

William The Younger Pitt -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/28/1759 N.S. d.1/23/1806 N.S. (46)
Prime Minister, British
Misc: English Prime Minister (1783-1801, 1804-06)

🎖⚖💰George Clymer -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/16/1739 d.1/23/1813 (73)
Revolutionary, Statesman, Merchant
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer

James Madison Randolph -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/17/1806 d.1/23/1834 (28)
Celebrity Son
Misc: the first child born in the White House; by Thomas Jefferson's daughter, Martha

✍⛪Charles Kingsley -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/12/1819 d.1/23/1875 (55)
Novelist, Clergyman, English
Book Titles: Westward Ho!

🎨Gustave Dore -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/6/1832 d.1/23/1883 (51)
Artist, Illustrator, French

George M. Beard -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/8/1839 d.1/23/1883 (43)
Scientist, Engineer, Physician

✍⛪🎵Phillips Brooks -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1835 d.1/23/1893 (57)
Hall of Famer, Author, Clergyman, Composer
Misc: the American Episcopal bishop who wrote the words to "O Little Town of Bethlehem," was born in Boston.

🎵Edward Alexander MacDowell -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1861 d.1/23/1908 (46)
Hall of Famer, Composer

🏆🏁🏊Frederick Holman -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/??/1883 N.S. d.1/23/1913 N.S. (29)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, English

🎨Frances Edwin Elwell -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/15/1858 N.S. d.1/23/1922 N.S. (63)
Sculptor, American

🎨James Wilson Morrice -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/10/1865 d.1/23/1924 (58)
Artist, Landscaper, Canadian

🎭Anna Pavlova -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/3/1885 d.1/23/1931 (46)
Ballerina, Russian

🎵John Mills Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/19/1910 d.1/23/1936 (25)
Bass Singer/Basso, Guitarist
Group Names: The Mills Brothers

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✍📰🎭Alexander Woollcott -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/19/1887 d.1/23/1943 (56)
Author, Essayist, Short Story Writer, Critic, Journalist, Actor
Misc: was known for his acerbic wit. A large, portly man, he was the self-appointed leader of the Algonquin Round Table, an informal luncheon club at New York City's Algonquin Hotel in the 1920s and '30s. died of a heart attack on radio
Book Titles: The Man Who Came to Dinner

🎨Edvard Munch -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/12/1863 d.1/23/1944 (80)
Painter
Misc: The Scream

🎨Pierre Bonnard -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/3/1867 d.1/23/1947 (79)
Illustrator, Painter, French

🎭Sir Alexander Korda -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1893 d.1/23/1956 (62)
Movie Producer/Director, Hungarian

✍🏆⚾Billy Evans -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/10/1884 d.1/23/1956 (71)
Hall of Famer, Author, MLB Umpire

🎨Lee Lawrie -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/16/1877 d.1/23/1963 (85)
Sculptor, German

🏆🎾Holcombe Ward -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/23/1878 d.1/23/1967 (88)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🎵Big Maybelle -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/1/1924 d.1/23/1972 (47)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN:Mabel Louise Smith

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🎵🎷Edward "Kid" Ory -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/25/1886 d.1/23/1973 (86)
Multi-instrumentalist, Trombonist, Bandleader, Jazz Performer
Misc: some say b. 1889

🎭🎵🏆🏈Paul Bustill Robeson -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/9/1898 d.1/23/1976 (77)
Civil Rights Leader, Movie/Stage Actor, Bass Singer/Basso, NFL Player
Names/Places: b. in Princeton, NJ
Movie Titles: Song of Freedom, Big Fella, My Song Goes Forth, Show Boat, King Solomon's Mines

💰"Toots" Shor -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/6/1903 d.1/23/1977 (73)
Businessperson, Restaurateur

🎵Richard "Dick" Burnett -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/8/1883 N.S. d.1/23/1977 N.S. (93)
Songwriter, Folk Singer

🎭Jack Oakie -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/12/1903 d.1/23/1978 (74)
Movie/Stage Actor, Vaudevillan
Names/Places: RN:Louis Delaney Offield
Misc: some say b. 1893

🎵Terry Kath -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/31/1946 d.1/23/1978 (31)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Chicago (founder)

🎵Vic Ames -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/20/1926 d.1/23/1978 (51)
Singer
Names/Places: RLN:Urick
Group Names: The Ames Brothers

🎖⚖Olin E. Teague -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/6/1910 d.1/23/1981 (70)
Hero, Senator

🎭🎵Bobby Sherwood -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/30/1914 d.1/23/1981 (66)
Actor, TV Host, Game Show Host, Singer, Guitarist, Trombonist, Trumpeter, Bandleader
TV Shows: Milton Berle Show (regular), Quick as a Flash, Masquerade Party (panelist)

🎵Samuel Barber -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1910 d.1/23/1981 (70)
Composer
Song Titles: Adagio for Strings

🎭Hope Hampton -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/19/1897 d.1/23/1982 (84)
Socialite, Movie Actress
Movie Titles: Star Dust, Road to Reno, Lawful Larcency

✍⚛James Beard -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/5/1903 d.1/23/1985 (81)
Author, Chef
Misc: Cooking expert

Charles Glenn King -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/22/1896 d.1/23/1988 (91)
Biochemist
Misc: well known for his isolation of vitamin C.

🏆⚾🏀Johnny Gee -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1915 d.1/23/1988 (72)
MLB Player, NBA Player
Names/Places: NN:Whiz and Long John Gee

🎨Salvadore Dali -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/11/1904 d.1/23/1989 (84)
Painter, Spanish
Misc: surrealist movement founder

🏆⚾George Case -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/11/1915 d.1/23/1989 (73)
MLB Player
Misc: 6x AL stolen base leader

🎵🎸Allen Collins -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/19/1952 d.1/23/1990 (37)
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Names/Places: RFN:Larkin
Group Names: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rossington Collins Band

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🎵Pieter Sweval -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/13/1948 N.S. d.1/23/1990 N.S. (41)
Bassist
Group Names: Looking Glass, Starz

🎭Freddie Bartholomew -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/28/1924 d.1/23/1992 (67)
Movie Actor, TV Director, English
Misc: popular 1930-40s child actor

🎵Thomas Andrew Dorsey -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1899 N.S. d.1/23/1993 N.S. (93)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Pianist, Blues Singer
Names/Places: NN:The Father of Black Gospel Music
Misc: sang a blend of blues, ragtime, & church songs

Oliver Hailey -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/7/1932 d.1/23/1993 (60)
Dramatist/Playwright, Screen/Scriptwriter

🎵Wayne Raney -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/17/1921 d.1/23/1993 (71)
Singer, Harmonicaist
Group Names: Delmore Brothers

🎭Oliver Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/13/1918 d.1/23/1994 (75)
Stage Producer, Set Designer
Misc: Guys and Dolls; won seven Tonys

🎭Sherry Mathis -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/2/1949 d.1/23/1994 (44)
Actress

🎵Billy Horton -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/25/1929 d.1/23/1995 N.S. (65)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Silhouettes (lead singer)
Song Titles: Get a Job

🎭David Waller -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1920 d.1/23/1997 (76)
Actor

🎵Richard Berry -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/11/1935 d.1/23/1997 (61)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Pop Singer
Song Titles: Louie Louie (composer)

🎵Johnny Funches -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/18/1935 d.1/23/1998 (62)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Dells

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🎭🎵Kin Narita -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/1/1892 d.1/23/2000 (107)
Actress, Commercial Actress, Pop Singer
Names/Places: Gin Kanie's twin
Misc: died in early 2000

🎵🎷Jack McDuff -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/17/1926 d.1/23/2001 (74)
Composer, Organist, Jazz Performer

🎵🎷Lou Levy -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/5/1928 d.1/23/2001 (72)
Pianist, Jazz Performer

🎭🎵Nell Carter -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/13/1948 d.1/23/2003 (54)
TV/Stage Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Gospel Singer
Names/Places: b. in Birmingham, AL; RLN:Hardy
TV Shows: Lobo (as Sgt. Hildy Jones), Gimme A Break (as Nell Harper), Ryan's Hope, Hangin' With Mr. Cooper (as Mrs. P.J.)

✍📰🎭Bob Keeshan -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/27/1927 d.1/23/2004 (76)
Hall of Famer, Author, Commentator, TV Host
Names/Places: b. in Lynbrook, NY
TV Shows: Howdy Doody Show (as Clarabell the Clown), Tinker's Workshop, Captain Kangaroo (star), The Stupids (as Mr. Sender)

⛪🎭🏆🎾Johnny Carson -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/23/1925 N.S. d.1/23/2005 N.S. (79)
Hall of Famer, Protestant, Comedian, TV Talk Show Host, Producer, Tennis Player
Names/Places: b. in Corning, IA
TV Shows: Who Do You Trust, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (host 1962-92)

🎭🏆Jack LaLanne -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/26/1914 d.1/23/2011 (96)
TV Host, Body Builder, Exerciser
Names/Places: b. in San Francisco
TV Shows: Jack LaLanne (1960s-70s)

🏆⚾Ed Bouchee -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/7/1933 d.1/23/2013 (79)
MLB First Baseman

🏆⚾Ernie Banks -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/31/1931 d.1/23/2015 (83)
Hall of Famer, MLB First Baseman, MLB Shortstop
Names/Places: b. in Dallas, Texas; NN: Mr. Cub
Misc: NL MVP 1958 and 1959, Gold Glove, 512 Home Runs, 14x all star, 1600+ RBIs, 2528 games played, led NL in home runs and RBI twice each; Cubs #14 retired
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs (1953-1971)

🏆🏀Robert F. "Bobby" Wanzer -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/4/1921 N.S. d.1/23/2016 N.S. (94)
Hall of Famer, NBA Coach, NBA Guard
Names/Places: RN:Robert Francis Wanzer; aka Hooks Wanzer
Misc: 5x NBA All-star
Sports Teams: Rochester Royals (player 1947-1957), Cincinnatti Royals (coach 1955-1959)

🎵Bobby Freeman -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/13/1940 N.S. d.1/23/2017 N.S. (76)
Songwriter, Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Song Titles: Do You Wanna Dance

🎭Robert Dowdell -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/10/1932 N.S. d.1/23/2018 N.S. (85)
Actor
TV Shows: Stoney Burke (as Cody Bristol), Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (as Lt. Commander Chip Morton)
Movie Titles: Skin Deep, Assassination

🎵🎷Hugh Masekela -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1939 N.S. d.1/23/2018 N.S. (78)
Arranger, Composer, Cornetist, Flugelhorn, Trumpeter, Bandleader, Jazz Singer/Guitarist, South African
Names/Places: MN:Ramapolo
Misc: Jazz-Rock
Song Titles: Grazin' in the Grass

🎵Lari White -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/13/1965 d.1/23/2018 N.S. (52)
Country Singer

Diana Athill -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1917 N.S. d.1/23/2019 N.S. (101)
Author, Novelist, English

🎭Marsha Kramer -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/19/1945 N.S. d.1/23/2020 N.S. (0)
Actress

🎭Stephen Joyce -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/7/1931 N.S. d.1/23/2020 N.S. (88)
Actor
Names/Places: James Joyce's grandson, Nora and Giorgio Joyce's son

✍📰James "Jim" Lehrer -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/19/1934 N.S. d.1/23/2020 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, Dramatist/Playwright, Newscaster, Journalist
Names/Places: b. in Wichita, KS
TV Shows: MeNeil/Lehrer report

🎭Hal Holbrook -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/17/1925 N.S. d.1/23/2021 N.S. (95)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in Cleveland; RFMN:Harold Rowe Jr.; Dixie Carter's hubby
Misc: stage: Mark Twain Tonight!
TV Shows: North & South (as Lincoln), The Brighter Day (as drunk Grayling Dennis), Designing Women (as Reese Watson), Evening Shade (as Evan Evans)
Movie Titles: Into the Wild, Lincoln, Wall Street, Men of Honor, The Firm, All The President's Men, The Bachelor

⛪🎭Larry King -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/19/1933 N.S. d.1/23/2021 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Jewish, TV Talk Show Host
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn; RN:Lawrence Henry Zieger; wed 6x's
Misc: Host of his Larry King Radio & TV Shows

🎖⚖💰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 2010, ✪ “Blah, Blah, Blah” by Kesha Featuring 3OH!3 peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “I Heard It Through The Grapevine” by California Raisins peaked at number 84 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, ✪ “Running Bear” by Johnny Preston peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, ✪ “Skokiaan (South African Song)” by Bill Haley And His Comets peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “A Bitter End” by Deryl Dodd peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “A World Without Heroes” by KISS peaked at number 56 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “A Year Ago Tonight” by The Crests peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Are You My Woman” by The Chi-Lites peaked at number 72 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Bonnie Came Back” by Duane Eddy peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Bucket 'T'” by Ronny And The Daytonas peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Changes” by Tupac peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Changing Partners” by Kay Starr peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Church Street Soul Revival” by Tommy James And The Shondells peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Could It Be Love” by Jennifer Warnes peaked at number 47 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Crazy” by Icehouse peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Cry Me A River” by Janice Harper peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Dear Heart” by Andy Williams peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Downtown” by Petula Clark peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Feel Like A Number” by Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Fly Little White Dove, Fly” by The Bells peaked at number 95 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Games” by Redeye peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Get Up (Move Boy Move)” by AB Logic peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Hands” by Jewel peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Hey-Da-Da-Dow” by Dolphins peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Hot Spot” by Foxy Brown peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “I Can't Stop” by The Honeycombs peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Dig Everything About You” by Mob peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Don't Care” by Shakespears Sister peaked at number 55 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Love You Period” by Dan Baird peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “In God's Country” by U2 peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “It's Gonna Be A Lovely Day” by C + C Music Factory (as S.O.U.L. S.Y.S.T.E.M.) peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “It's Impossible” by Perry Como peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Knock Three Times” by Tony Orlando And Dawn peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Leather And Lace” by Stevie Nicks With Don Henley peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Little Darlin'” by Sheila peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Marie” by Four Tunes peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1943, “Moonlight Becomes You” by Glenn Miller And His Orchestra With Skip Nelson And The Modernaires peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “More Than Just The Two Of Us” by Sneaker peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Most Of All” by B.J. Thomas peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Never A Time” by Genesis peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “No Ordinary Love” by Sade peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Quality Time” by Hi-Five peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Right On The Money” by Alan Jackson peaked at number 43 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Riverboat” by Faron Young peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Save Tonight” by Eagle-Eye Cherry peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “She's Got A Way” by Billy Joel peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Shoes” by Brook Benton peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sleeping With You” by Firehouse peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Solution For Pollution” by Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Someone Could Lose A Heart Tonight” by Eddie Rabbitt peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Sorry” by Justin Bieber peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Stoney End” by Barbra Streisand peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Stop The War Now” by Edwin Starr peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Stranger In Paradise” by Tony Bennett peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Take Me There” by BLACKstreet And Mýa Featuring Ma$e And Blinky Blink peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Teenage Hayride” by Tender Slim peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tell It To My Heart” by Taylor Dayne peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “The Race Is On” by George Jones peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Way You Make Me Feel” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “There You Have It” by Blackhawk peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “There's The Girl” by Heart peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “These Are The Times” by Dru Hill peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “This Time Of Year” by Brook Benton peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “When She Cries” by Restless Heart peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “White Iverson” by Post Malone peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Willow Weep For Me” by Chad (Stuart) And Jeremy (Clyde) peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Wrong Again” by Martina McBride peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Your Song” by Elton John peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2010, ✪ “Blah, Blah, Blah” by Kesha Featuring 3OH!3 peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, ✪ “Chocolate Salty Balls” by Chef (Isaac Hayes) peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, ✪ “Love Potion #9” by The Searchers peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Ain't Love a Funny Thing” by Robbie Lane peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “As Tears Go By” by Marianne Faithfull peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Boom Boom” by The Animals peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Come Go With Me” by The Beach Boys peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Deeper And Deeper” by Madonna peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Do You Remember” by Jay Sean Featuring Sean Paul And Lil Jon peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Drop The World” by Lil Wayne Featuring Eminem peaked at number 24 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Fifteen” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Flesh And Blood” by Johnny Cash peaked at number 41 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “For The Good Times” by Ray Price peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “He's In Town” by Rockin' Berries peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Here” by Alessia Cara peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Homeless” by Love Inc. peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Think It's Gonna Rain” by Tom Northcott peaked at number 46 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “I'll Be There” by Gerry And The Pacemakers peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Immigrant Song” by Led Zeppelin peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Knock Three Times” by Tony Orlando And Dawn peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Lullaby” by Shawn Mullins peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Maybe” by The Shangri-Las peaked at number 18 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “My Buddy Seat” by The Hondells peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Pretty Bad Boy” by Goddo peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “She's Got A Way” by Billy Joel peaked at number 46 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Smile” by Jerry Butler And Betty Everett peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Southern Love” by Ronnie Hawkins peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Green Grass Starts To Grow” by Dionne Warwick peaked at number 35 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “The Jerk” by The Larks peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Way You Make Me Feel” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Why Do Fools Fall In Love?” by Diana Ross peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1960, “You Got What It Takes” by Marv Johnson peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, ✪ “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S peaked at number 94 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, ✪ “Ziggy Stardust” by David Bowie peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “A Little Bit More” by 911 peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Apeman” by The Kinks peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Apoache Dropout” by Edgar Broughton Band peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “B-Boy Hump” by Old Skool Orchestra peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Bad Girls / I Like” by Juliet Roberts peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Beautiful Day” by Three Colours Red peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Blowing Wild” by Frankie Laine peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Cassius 1999” by Cassius peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Cast Your Fate To The Wind” by Sounds Orchestra peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Comin' Right Up” by Bruce Willis peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Cousins” by Vampire Weekend peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Dance With Me” by The Drifters peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Feed The Tree” by Belly peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Ferry 'Cross The Mersey” by Gerry And The Pacemakers peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Get On The Bus” by Destiny's Child Featuring Timbaland peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Girl Don't Come” by Sandie Shaw peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Good Vibrations” by Brothers Like Outlaw peaked at number 74 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Heatseeker” by AC/DC peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Here Is The News / Ticket To The Moon” by Electric Light Orchestra peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Heroes” by David Bowie peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “History” by One Direction peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Hope Of Deliverance” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Can't Help It” by Bananarama peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “I Just Wanna (Spend Some Time With You)” by Alton Edwards peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “I Wanna Be Free” by Minty peaked at number 67 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “I Want You For Myself” by Another Level Featuring Ghostface Killah peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I'll Be There” by The Jackson 5 peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “I'll Find My Way Home” by Jon And Vangelis peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I'm Easy / Be Aggressive” by Faith No More peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “If I Gave My Heart To You” by John McLean peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “If Love Was Like Guitars” by Ian Mcnabb peaked at number 67 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Inside Out” by Mighty Lemon Drops peaked at number 74 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “It's Gonna Be A Lovely Day” by C + C Music Factory (as S.O.U.L. S.Y.S.T.E.M.) peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Jennifer She Said” by Lloyd Cole And The Commotions peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Love Is Not A Game” by McAuley Schenker Group peaked at number 80 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “More Than This” by Emmie peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Music” by Fargetta And Anne-Marie Smith peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “New Emotion EP” by Time Frequency peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “New Sensation” by INXS peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Oh! My Pa Pa (O Mein Papa)” by Eddie Fisher peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “One Time” by Justin Bieber peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Paradise” by Black peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Plug Me In (To The Central Love Line)” by Scarlet Fantastic peaked at number 67 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Powertrip” by Monster Magnet peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Prayer Tower” by Paradise Organisation peaked at number 70 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Redneck” by Luxuria peaked at number 85 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Ride A White Swan” by T. Rex peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Said She Was A Dancer” by Jethro Tull peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Saving Forever For You” by Shanice (Shanice Wilson) peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Shame” by Eurythmics peaked at number 41 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Shove It” by Cross peaked at number 82 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Sign Your Name” by Terence Trent D'Arby peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Spiritual High” by Moodswings Featuring Chrissie Hynde peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Stay Too Long” by Plan B peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Steam” by Peter Gabriel peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Tenderness” by Diana Ross peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “The Big Hurt” by Maureen Evans peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Man From Nazareth” by John Paul Jones peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “The Wind” by P.J. Harvey peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Wishing Well” by Gosh peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Tom's Party” by T-Spoon peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Waiting For A Girl Like You” by Foreigner peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Walk Like A Panther” by The All Seeing I Featuring Tony Christie peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “What You Won't Do For Love” by Go West peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “When You Were Young” by Del Amitri peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Why” by Frankie Avalon peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Would?” by Alice In Chains peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Yellow Pearl” by Phil Lynott peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “You Don't Have To Say You Love Me” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “You're All I Need” by Mötley Crüe peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1993, ✪ “Man On The Moon” by R.E.M. peaked at number 39 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1960, ✪ “Seven Little Girls (Sitting In The Back Seat)” by Paul Evans And The Curls peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, ✪ “Space Oddity” by David Bowie peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Ain't It So” by Lonnie Lee And The Dee Jays peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “All My Friends” by Snakehips Featuring Tinashe And Chance The Rapper peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “All Torn Down” by The Living End peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Anything You Want (I've Got It)” by Ultimate Kaos peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Believe” by Cher peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Faith” by George Michael peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Fire And Rain” by James Taylor peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)” by Jay-Z peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Haven't Met You Yet” by Michael Bublé peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Here I Am (Just When I Thought I Was Over You) / I've Got Your Love” by Air Supply peaked at number 43 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Here” by Alessia Cara peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Heroes” by David Bowie peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Hey Joe” by Frankie Laine peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Will Never Leave You” by Euphoria [AU] peaked at number 41 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Little Red Rooster” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Malibu” by Hole peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Mony Mony” by Billy Idol peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Mountain Of Love” by Johnny Rivers peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “My Sweet Lord / Isn't It A Pity” by George Harrison peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Reminiscing” by Jay Justin peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Resurrection Shuffle” by Cattletruck peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Rip It Up” by James Reyne peaked at number 34 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Sax” by Fleur East peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “She's Playing Hard To Get” by Hi-Five peaked at number 46 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Song for Canberra / Song for Canberra (Instrumentals)” by Capital 7 peaked at number 94 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sweat It Out” by Jimmy Barnes peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sweet Love” by Company Of Strangers peaked at number 21 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Way You Make Me Feel” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Theme From 'The Endless Summer'” by The Sandells peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tunnel Of Love” by Bruce Springsteen peaked at number 41 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Turn The Lights Out, Johnny / Koala Bear” by Johnny Devlin And His Devils peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Unchain My Heart” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “When You're Gone” by Bryan Adams Featuring Melanie C. peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2010, ✪ “Blah, Blah, Blah” by Kesha Featuring 3OH!3 peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Bad News peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, ✪ “Man On The Moon” by R.E.M. peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, ✪ “Space Oddity” by David Bowie peaked at number 39 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Bang My Head” by David Guetta Featuring Sia And Fetty Wap peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Big Big World” by Emilia peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Boys Like You” by Who Is Fancy Featuring Meghan Trainor And Ariana Grande peaked at number 26 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Brick By Boring Brick” by Paramore peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Deeper And Deeper” by Madonna peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Do You Believe In Us” by Jon Secada peaked at number 33 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Don't You Want Me” by Jody Watley peaked at number 46 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Easy Love” by Sigala peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Friend Of Mine” by Kelly Price peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “From This Moment On” by Shania Twain With Bryan White peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Gimme Some Lovin'” by Hanson peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Got My Mind Set On You” by George Harrison peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Hello (Turn Your Radio On)” by Shakespears Sister peaked at number 43 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Think We're Alone Now” by Tiffany peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “It's Raining” by Shakin' Stevens peaked at number 33 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Jack Le Freak” by Chic peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Learning To Fly” by Pink Floyd peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Living In A Box” by Bobby Womack peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Never Can Say Goodbye” by The Communards peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Play To Win” by Heaven 17 peaked at number 39 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Showdown At Big Sky” by Robbie Robertson peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Subversive Radical” by Riot III peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Trouble” by Lindsey Buckingham peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Under Pressure” by Queen And David Bowie peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Waiting For A Girl Like You” by Foreigner peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “What You Do” by Stellar* peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, ✪ “Stuck On Earth” by ALF (Paul Fusco) peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Always On My Mind” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “De Nederlandse sterre die viere carnaval” by Rubberen Robbie peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Het water / Speeltuin” by Marco Borsato peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “In de hemel is geen druppel bier” by Leo den Hop peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “In het zuiden” by Vader Abraham peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “King Without A Crown” by ABC peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Lovely, Lovely” by Chubby Checker peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Mamma woar is mien pils” by Normaal peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Miami” by Will Smith peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Mijn leven (My Way)” by Zangeres Zonder Naam peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Need You Tonight” by INXS peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Peace Planet” by Ekseption peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “People Everyday” by Arrested Development peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Pretty Fly (For A White Guy)” by The Offspring peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Rits” by Bertus Staigerpaip peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “She's Coming Back” by Alfie Khan peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Some Guys Have All The Luck” by Maxi Priest peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Take Me There” by BLACKstreet And Mýa Featuring Ma$e And Blinky Blink peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tango” by Dalbello peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Tom Traubert's Blues (Waltzing Matilda)” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Troy” by Sinéad O'Connor peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Wang Dang Doodle” by Livin' Blues peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “When I'm Dead And Gone” by McGuinness Flint peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “When You're Gone” by Bryan Adams Featuring Melanie C. peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Young Turks” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, “Always On My Mind” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Behind The Wheel” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “China In Your Hand” by T'Pau peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Each Time” by East 17 (as E-17) peaked at number 25 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “I Love The Way You Love Me” by Boyzone peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Ich bin wieder hier” by Blümchen peaked at number 28 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “It Must Have Been Love” by Roxette peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Joe le taxi” by Vanessa Paradis peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Perfect 10” by The Beautiful South peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Under ytan” by Blues peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “When I Fall In Love” by Rick Astley peaked at number 12 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “When You Believe” by Mariah Carey Featuring Whitney Houston peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Would You...?” by Touch And Go peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1993, “Boss Drum” by The Shamen peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Hijo de la luna” by Loona peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Will Always Love You” by Whitney Houston peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “It Will Make Me Crazy” by Felix peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Oh No, Not My Baby” by Cher peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sleeping Satellite” by Tasmin Archer peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Tell Me A Poem” by Papermoon peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “The Great Pretender” by Freddie Mercury peaked at number 26 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Turn The Page” by Metallica peaked at number 19 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1993, “Bag Pipe Reggae” by J.P. Audin And Diego Modena peaked at number 30 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Believe” by Cher peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Don't You Want Me” by Felix peaked at number 4 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Laura” by Johnny Hallyday peaked at number 5 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Lilali” by Kim 'Kay peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Love Like This” by Faith Evans peaked at number 29 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Mothership Reconnection” by Scott Grooves peaked at number 19 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Never Gonna Give You Up” by Rick Astley peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “November Rain” by Guns N' Roses peaked at number 18 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “One Two Three Four” by Straddi.Virus peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Sur des musiques érotiques” by Herbert Léonard peaked at number 25 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “The Power Of Good-Bye” by Madonna peaked at number 21 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Tout le monde” by Zazie peaked at number 23 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “You Win Again” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 14 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1960, ✪ “Seven Little Girls (Sitting In The Back Seat)” by Paul Evans And The Curls peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Always On My Mind” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Dancing Baby (Ooga-Chaka)” by Trubble peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Filadelfia” by Kåre And The Cavemen peaked at number 14 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1988, “GTO” by Sinitta peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Heartaches By The Number” by Guy Mitchell peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1965, “I Could Easily Fall (In Love With You)” by Cliff Richard And The Shadows peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Marina” by Willy Alberti peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Oh Julie” by Shakin' Stevens peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Oh! Carol” by Neil Sedaka peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Ooa hela natten” by Attack peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Searchin' My Soul” by Vonda Shepard peaked at number 16 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “The Claptrap” by Multicyde peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “When You're Gone” by Bryan Adams Featuring Melanie C. peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Would I Lie To You?” by Charles And Eddie peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1982, ✪ “It's My Party” by Dave Stewart And Barbara Gaskin peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “(I've Had) The Time Of My Life” by Bill Medley And Jennifer Warnes peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Always On My Mind” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Begin The Beguine (Volver a empezar)” by Julio Iglesias peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “E.S.P.” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Enjoy Yourself” by A+ peaked at number 19 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Feel Me” by Ingrid Kup peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “GTO” by Sinitta peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Hear You Knockin'” by Dave Edmunds' Rockpile peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1971, “My Sweet Lord” by George Harrison peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Nothing But A Child” by Phon Roll peaked at number 27 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Say You Will” by Foreigner peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Schwan” by Gölä peaked at number 29 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Who's Gonna Ride Your Wild Horses” by U2 peaked at number 24 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

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In 0403, B.C., according to The Tonight Show, the first section of the Great Wall of China is built; the next day, the name “Chaka” is spray painted on it.

In 1812, The second New Madrid (MADʹ-rihd) Earthquake struck, with an estimated magnitude of 7.5, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

In 1845, A uniform election day for presidential elections was established by an act of Congress, who decided all national elections would be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November.

In 1919, Comedian Ernie Kovacs was born in Trenton, New Jersey. A zany, creative TV comic, he brought his offbeat, cigar-smoking personality to films in the late 1950s, with roles in such productions as “Operation Mad Ball,” “Bell, Book and Candle,” “It Happened to Jane,” “Our Man in Havana,” “Strangers When We Meet,” “North to Alaska,” “Pepe,” “Wake Me When Itʹs Over,” “Five Golden Hours” and “Sail A Crooked Ship.” Before “Monty Python,” or “Saturday Night Live,” there was “Ernie in Kovacsland.” From pioneering the teaser opening and blackouts to “breaking the fourth wall,” Kovacs did it first, faster and funnier. David Letterman screened some of Kovacsʹ groundbreaking shows for inspiration in developing his program. He was married to actress Edie Adams at the time of his death, which occurred when Kovacs was involved in a single-car accident in West Los Angeles on January 13, 1962.

In 1933, The 20th amendment was ratified to change the date of presidential inaugurations to January 20. This amendment was formally adopted on February 6, 1933.

In 1937, In an article published in Literary Digest, Edgar Bergen mentioned that he made his dummy pal, Charlie McCarthy, the beneficiary of a $10,000 trust fund to keep him in serviceable condition and repair.

In 1944, The Detroit Red Wings defeat the New York Rangers 15-0 at Olympia Stadium to set an NHL record for consecutive goals. The loss starts a 25-game winless streak for the Rangers which carries over into the next season.

In 1945, It was 1:23:45 on January 23, 1945.

In 1948, The Goofy film, “Theyʹre Off” is released.

In 1948, “Iʹm My Own Grampaw” by Guy Lombardo entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1957, The “Disneyland” TV show features “Our Friend the Atom”.

In 1958, The Crickets released “Maybe Baby” and “Tell Me How.” “Maybe Baby” peaked at number 17 on the charts.

In 1960, On the cover of TV Guide: “Walter Brennan and Kathy Nolan of The Real McCoys”. Other Articles: Men Into Space, Deputy

In 1961, R.C., “Angel Baby” by Rosie and The Originals peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1961, R.C., “In The Still Of The Nite” by The Five Satins reentered the chart and peaked at #99 on the pop singles chart.

In 1965, Boston Celtic center Bill Russell misses all 14 shots in loss to Philadelphia Warriors led by Wilt Chamberlain.

In 1965, Gilliganʹs Island episode #17. “Little Island, Big Gun”. A mob leader and his henchmen, fleeing from the police, land on the island.

In 1965, On the cover of TV Guide: “Chuck Connors of Branded”. Other Articles: Gilliganʹs Island

In 1965, R.C., “Downtown” by Petula Clark peaked at number one on the pop singles chart; it was parodied by Allan Sherman into “Crazy Downtown” and Mrs. Miller into a parody version of “Downtown”.

In 1965, “The King Family Show”, TV Music, skip 1967 and 1968, debut on ABC-TV. Would been interesting if it featured B.B., Don, Martin Luther, Rodney, and Larry.

In 1966, “TIGER BEAT” FOR FEBRUARY '66 Featured cover photos: THE BEATLES; plus “Why MICK wonʹt leave the STONES”; “SONNY and CHER — who wears the pants”; “MY BROTHERS the BEACH BOYS” by CARL WILSON; predictions [on the cover] for 1966 include “PAUL will marry”; “SONNY + CHER = BABY”; “HULLABALOO QUITS”; MARK (Lindsay) falls in love; PRESLEY hitched.

In 1967, Gilliganʹs Island episode #87. “Loveyʹs Secret Admirer”. Mrs. Howell starts receiving mysterious love notes, and the source remains a mystery until Mr. Howell is caught in the act. Mrs. Howell dreams that she is Cinderella, and Gilligan is her fairy godfather. The Professor rigs up a lie detector using the shipʹs horn and batteries from the radio.

In 1967, “TIGER BEAT” FOR FEBRUARY '67 DAVY JONES is the featured cover photo. Featured articles: “MONKEES: Life Stories of Micky and Mike”; Scoop: DRAKE returns to the RAIDERS; How to meet DINO in person

In 1969, Cream releases their last album “Goodbye Cream”.

In 1969, Elvis Presley records “Suspicious Minds” at the American Studios in Memphis.

In 1970, In a Brady Bunch episode called “The Undergraduate”, Dodger first baseman Wes Parker makes his acting debut and Gigi Perreau guest stars, Greg appears to be sick but Alice discovers a love note he wrote to a mysterious “Linda.” Mike and Carol attempt to resolve the problem by trying to find out who Linda is.

In 1970, Life magazine presents Johnny Carson as “The Lonesome Hero of Middle America.”

In 1970, “The Good Guys”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS.

In 1971, On the cover of TV Guide: “Flip Wilson”. Other Articles: Dark Shadows, Lassie

In 1971, R.C., “Knock Three Times” by Dawn peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, R.C., “Stop The War Now” by Edwin Starr peaked at #26 on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, R.C., “Your Song” by Elton John peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, President Richard Nixon announced an accord had been reached to end the Vietnam War, and would be formally signed four days later in Paris.

In 1973, George Foreman took the heavyweight boxing title away from Smokin' Joe Frazier in Kingston, Jamaica.

In 1973, U.S. President Richard Nixon announced that U.S. troops would cease fighting in Vietnam at midnight January 27.

In 1974, Mike Oldfieldʹs “Tubular Bells” opened the credits of the movie, “The Exorcist”, based on the book by William Peter Blatty. The song received a gold record this day. Mr. Oldfield was a bit surprised when he cracked open the wooden frame and removed the gold-plated disk. When he put it on his stereo, the record went around the OTHER way all by itself and the only sound he heard was that of Linda Blair throwing up pea soup. Yeeeech! We heard that the flip side was “Sympathy for the Devil” by the Rolling Stones, but weʹre not sure. We were too scared to find out.

In 1975, Hal Linden is kindly “Barney Miller,” captain of the wild 12th Precinct on ABC. Also on the police payroll: Abe Vigoda as Fish, Max Gail as Wojo, Gregory Sierra as Chano, Jack Soo as Yemana, Ron Glass as Harris, Ron Carey as Levitt, Steve Landesberg as Dietrich and James Gregory as Inspector Luger. The talented cast made the show a hit for eight seasons (it is still in syndication). There are 170 episodes in the series; making it one of televisionʹs most durable comedies.

In 1976, C.W. McCall performed his novelty hit “Convoy” on NBC-TVʹs Midnight Special.

In 1976, “Donny and Marie” [Osmond] musical variety show premiered on ABC-TV. ABC offered more white teeth than previously allowed by FCC regulations with this sketch-filled hour of music and comedy starring the Osmond siblings and assorted other relatives. Marie Osmondʹs excessive cuteness gave One Day at a Timeʹs Valerie Bertinelli over on CBS a run for the money!

In 1977, Carole Kingʹs landmark album, “Tapestry”, became the longest-running album ever to hit the charts, as it reached its 302nd week on the album lists. Pink Floydʹs “Dark Side of the Moon” surpassed it in 1980.

In 1977, Pink Floydʹs “Animals” LP was released.

In 1977, “The Brady Bunch Variety Hour”, TV Variety, debut on ABC. Not only did it premiere one year and a week to the anniversary “Donny and Marie” did, it was virtually cloned after it!

In 1977, The TV mini-series “Roots,” based on the Alex Haley novel, began airing on ABC and became the most watched TV program in history.

In 1978, Filming began for the five-episode pilot for the “Dallas” series.

In 1979, “Flying High”, TV General Drama; last aired on CBS. The ratings flew too low and crashed at the bottom.

In 1980, U.S. President Jimmy Carter announced in his State of the Union address that he would reinstate Selective Service registration and pledged to use military force, if necessary, to protect the Persian Gulf from Soviet aggression. President Richard Nixon had ended the draft at the conclusion of the Vietnam War in 1973.

In 1980, George Gervin of San Antonio scores 55 points in a 144-130 victory over the Indiana Pacers.

In 1982, Hall and Oates recieved their first platinum record for their album, “Private Eyes.” Its predecessor, “Voices,” went platinum in its wake.

In 1982, R.C., “Feel Like A Number” by Bob Seger peaked at #48 on the pop singles chart.

In 1982, R.C., “Leather And Lace” by Stevie Nicks and Don Henley peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1982, R.C., “Sheʹs Got A Way” by Billy Joel peaked at #23 on the pop singles chart.

In 1982, R.C., “Someone Could Lose A Heart Tonight” by Eddie Rabbitt peaked at #15 on the pop singles chart.

In 1982, George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley recorded their first demos as Wham! in Ridgeleyʹs parentsʹ house. They used a portable studio that cost them 32 dollars.

In 1983, A weekly thrill ride of “Mad Max”-style action! One of televisionʹs most intellectual, sophisticated and classy shows came into American homes this night. It was full of action and drama and starred some guy named, Mr. T., as the not so mild-mannered, Sergeant Bosco B.A. Baracus and George Peppard as John Hannibal Smith. Remember “The A-Team”, the TV Adventure on NBC? Sure you do. It was Must See TV back then? You donʹt believe me? Youʹd better, or Mr. T. will rip your face off, fool!

In 1983, Cerebral Palsy telethon raises $14,700,000.

In 1984, Hulk Hogan defeats Iron Sheik to become WWF champ.

In 1984, “Hot Potato”, TV Game Show, debut on NBC.

In 1985, “Sara” (not the reboot of the 1976 CBS series) began airing on NBC

In 1985, “ThunderCats” began airing in syndication

In 1987, A wild day on Wall Street as the Dow Jones industrial average soared 64 points, then plunged 110 points to end the session down 44.15 at 2101.52.

In 1988, R.C., “Candle In The Wind” by Elton John peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Crazy” by Icehouse peaked at #14 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Hot In The City” by Billy Idol reentered the chart and peaked at #48 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “I Heard It Through The Grapevine” by The California Raisins (Buddy Miles) peaked at #84 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “In Godʹs Country” by U2 peaked at #44 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Tell It To My Heart” by Taylor Dayne peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “The Way You Make Me Feel” by Michael Jackson peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Thereʹs The Girl” by Heart peaked at #12 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, The experimental airplane Voyager, piloted by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager, completed the first nonstop, round-the-world flight without refueling as it landed safely at Edwards Air Force Base in California.

In 1989, “Couch Potatoes” began airing in syndication

In 1989, “Late Night with David Letterman” begins a special theme week of repeats — a “Salute to G.E.” Included is Lettermanʹs remote to the headquarters of his corporate masters, which endears the show *just* that much more to “the suits” at NBC.

In 1991, The worldʹs largest oil spill, caused by embattled Iraqi forces in Kuwait, begins flowing into the Persian Gulf.

In 1991, “Seinfeld” TV sitcom returned to be airing new episodes on NBC after a summer season in 1990.

In 1993, On the cover of TV Guide: “Fresh Princeʹs Will Smith”. Other Articles: Northern Exposure, Gloria Estefan

In 1995, The TV comedy flops “Pig Sty” and “Platypus Man” both premiere on the upstart UPN network.

In 1996, “1979” single by Smashing Pumpkins was released

In 1996, “Minor Adjustments” TV Comedy moved to UPN.

In 1996, “Moesha” TV comedy starring Brandy Norwood debut on the UPN network.

In 1997, The “Employment Non-Discrimination Act,” barring discrimination against gays and lesbians in the workplace, is introduced into the Nebraska legislature, while the Lacey, Washington, City Council amends its fair-housing act to include lesbians and gay men.

In 1997, “Presidents Of The United States Of America” album by Presidents Of The U.S.A, was certified Multi Platinum 3.00 by the RIAA

In 1997, “Louie, Louie” composer Richard Berry died in his sleep at his home in South Central Los Angeles. He was 61.

In 1998, Netscape began giving away their browsers and Communicator suites for free from the Internet.

In 1999, On the cover of TV Guide: “The 50 Funniest TV Moments of All Time: Jerry Seinfeld, Lucille Ball, Carol Burnett”

In 2000, “Rotten Television” hosted by Johnny Rotten premiered on VH1

In 2000, The dark satire “American Beauty” won the Golden Globe for best film drama, while “The Sopranos” won best television drama.

In 2004, The enduring situation comedy “Friends” filmed its final episode in front of an invitation-only audience.

In 2004, Bob Keeshan, the easy-going, bushy-mustached actor who created the classic childrenʹs television show “Captain Kangaroo,” died at the age of 76.

In 2005, Johnny Carson, host of TVʹs “Tonight Show” for 30 years and a powerful presence in American entertainment, died of emphysema at age 79.

In 2006, “Moral Orel” began airing on Adult Swim. It aired as a sneak preview on December 13, 2005.

In 2020, “Star Trek: Picard” began airing on CBS All Access

In 2020, The World Health Organization said the viral illness in China was not yet a global health emergency, though the head of the United Nations health agency added that “it may yet become one.”

In 2020, The Chinese government issued a travel ban for all residents of Wuhan, the epicenter of a novel coronavirus outbreak that would come to cause a pandemic. As of this day, the disease — later called COVID-19 — had killed about 17 people.

In 3268, The beginning of second Julian Period (January 1st, Old Style Calendar). Each Julian Period lasts 7,980 days.

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Gems: garnet and hyacinth
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