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The Big Datebook for January 24

Last Updated 05-14-2022

🎨✍⚛Desmond Morris -- is 94 in the year 2022 and 95 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1928
Painter, Writer, Zoologist, English
Book Titles: The Naked Ape, Body Language
Movie Titles: The Human Race, The Human Animal

🎵Doug Kershaw -- is 86 in the year 2022 and 87 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1936
Songwriter, Singer, Fiddler
Names/Places: NN: The Ragin' Cagin'
Misc: plays 20 instruments including the electric fiddle

🏆🏈Bobby Beathard -- is 85 in the year 2022 and 86 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1937 N.S.
Hall of Famer, NFL General Manager
Misc: 4x Super Bowl champ, 3x AFC champ, 3x NFC champ
Sports Teams: Kansas City Chiefs (1963, 1966-1967), Atlanta Falcons (1968-1971), Miami Dolphins (1972-1977 as Director of player personnel), Washington Redskins (1978-1989 as General manager), San Diego Chargers (1990-2000 as General manager)

🎭🎵Ray Stevens -- is 83 in the year 2022 and 84 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1939 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Actor, Comedian, Music Producer, Songwriter, Pianist, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Clarksdale, GA; RN:Harold Ray Ragsdale
Misc: many say b. in 1941
Song Titles: Ahab the Arab, The Streak, Santa Claus is Watching You, Jeremiah Peabody's Poly Unsaturated Quick Dissolving Fast Acting Pleasant Tasting Green and Purple Pills, Gitarzan
TV Shows: The Andy Williams Show regular, The Ray Stevens Show (host)

🎵🎸David Getz -- is 82 in the year 2022 and 83 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1940
Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Big Brother & the Holding Company

⛪🎵Neil Diamond -- is 81 in the year 2022 and 82 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1941
Hall of Famer, Jewish, Composer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Adult-Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Misc: spanned 4 decades with hits and over 14 gold albums
Song Titles: Cherry Cherry, Sweet Caroline, Holly Holly, Cracklin' Rosie, I Am...I Said, Song Sung Blue, Longfellow Serenade, You Don't Bring Me Flowers (with Barbra Streisand), Hello Again, America, Heartlight
Album Titles: Moods, Jonathan Livingston Seagull, Serenade, Beautiful Noise, You Don't Bring Me Flowers

🎵Aaron Neville -- is 81 in the year 2022 and 82 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1941
Songwriter, Keyboardist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in New Orleans, LA
Group Names: The Neville Brothers

David Gerrold -- is 78 in the year 2022 and 79 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1944
Author, Novelist, Screenwriter, Mexican
Names/Places: RN:Jerrold David Friedman
Book Titles: The Martian Child, World of Star Trek
TV Shows: Star Trek (known for his script of the episode "The Trouble with Tribbles"), Land of the Lost (for creating the Sleestak race)

🏆🏈Bobby Lee Bryant -- is 78 in the year 2022 and 79 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1944
NFL Cornerback
Misc: Super Bowls VIII, XI
Sports Teams: Minnesota Vikings

🏆⚽William "Willie" Henderson -- is 78 in the year 2022 and 79 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1944
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish

🎭Michael Ontkean -- is 76 in the year 2022 and 77 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1946
TV/Movie Actor, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Vancouver, B.C.
TV Shows: The Rookies (as Off. Willie Gillis), Twin Peaks (as Sheriff Harry S. Truman)
Movie Titles: The Descendants, Slap Shot

🎭🏆Hedy Scott -- is 76 in the year 2022 and 77 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1946 N.S.
Actress, Model, Playmate, American, Belgiumese
Misc: June 1965

🎵🎸Jim Rutledge -- is 75 in the year 2022 and 76 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1947
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Bloodrock (lead)

🏆🏌Masashi "Jumbo" Ozaki -- is 75 in the year 2022 and 76 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1947
Hall of Famer, Golfer, Japanese

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Michio Kaku -- is 75 in the year 2022 and 76 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1947 N.S.
Scientist, Physicist
Misc: appearred in numerous television shows discussing physics
Book Titles: Physics of the Impossible, Physics of the Future

🏆Debbie Hooper -- is 74 in the year 2022 and 75 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1948 N.S.
Playmate
Misc: August 1969

✍🎭🎵Michael Des Barres -- is 74 in the year 2022 and 75 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1948
Screen/Scriptwriter, TV Actor, Songwriter, Singer, English
Names/Places: Pamela's ex-
TV Shows: New WKRP in Cincinnatti (as Jack Allen), MacGyver (as evil Murdoc), Roseanne
Movie Titles: Mulholland Drive, Pink Cadillac, Catch That Kid, Ghoulies

✍🎭Daniel Auteuil -- is 72 in the year 2022 and 73 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1950
Writer, Actor, Director, French
Movie Titles: Cache, 36th Precinct

🎵Becky Hobbs -- is 72 in the year 2022 and 73 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1950
Country Singer

🎵🏆Gennifer Flowers -- is 72 in the year 2022 and 73 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1950
Mistress, Singer, Model

🎭Yakov Smirnoff -- is 71 in the year 2022 and 72 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1951
Actor, Comedian, Russian
Names/Places: b. in Odessa, Texas
TV Shows: What a Country! (as Nicolai Rostopovich)

🎭Brian Matthews -- is 69 in the year 2022 and 70 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1953
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1994

Moon Jae-In -- is 69 in the year 2022 and 70 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1953 N.S.
President, South Korean

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🏆⚾Tim Stoddard -- is 69 in the year 2022 and 70 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1953 N.S.
MLB Pitcher

🎵Matthew Wilder -- is 69 in the year 2022 and 70 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1953
Pop Singer
Song Titles: Break My Stride

🎭William Allen Young -- is 68 in the year 2022 and 69 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1954 N.S.
Actor, Director
TV Shows: Moesha (as Frank Mitchell), Code Black (as Dr. Rollie Guthrie)
Movie Titles: District 9, Lock Up, Jagged Edge

🎵Glenn Worf -- is 68 in the year 2022 and 69 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1954
Country Bassist
Misc: played on several hundred country hits

🏆🏁🏊James Paul "Jim" Montgomery -- is 67 in the year 2022 and 68 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1955 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
Misc: 100m swimmer (Olympic-3 gold-1976)

✍🎭🎵Adrian Edmondson -- is 65 in the year 2022 and 66 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1957
Writer, Actor, Comedian, Director, Musician, English
Names/Places: aka Ade Edmondson
TV Shows: Bottom, The Young Ones
Movie Titles: War and Peace

🏆⚾Neil Allen -- is 64 in the year 2022 and 65 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1958
MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher

🎵🎸Julian "Jools" Holland -- is 64 in the year 2022 and 65 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1958
New Wave Keybordist, English
Misc: AP says b. 1958
Group Names: Squeeze

🎨🎭Vic Reeves -- is 63 in the year 2022 and 64 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1959
Artist, Actor, Comedian, English
Misc: of the Vic and Bob (Mortimer) comedy team

🎭Nastassia Kinski -- is 61 in the year 2022 and 62 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1961
Movie Actress, Producer, German
Names/Places: b. in Berlin; RN:Nastassja Naksyznyski
Misc: some say b. 1959
Movie Titles: Savior, Paris Texas, Tess, Cat People, One From The Heart, Father's Day

🎵Theopolis Peoples -- is 61 in the year 2022 and 62 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1961 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: aka: Theo Peoples
Group Names: The Four Tops, The Temptations

🎵Keech Rainwater -- is 59 in the year 2022 and 60 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1963
Country Drummer
Group Names: Lonestar

🏆⚾Robert Keith Dibble -- is 58 in the year 2022 and 59 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1964
MLB Pitcher
Misc: NL LCS MVP 1990
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Reds

Shaun Donovan -- is 56 in the year 2022 and 57 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1966
Government Official
Misc: HUD Secretary

🎭Phil Lamarr -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1967 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Justice League, MAD TV, Futurama (as Hermes Conrad), Turbo FAST
Movie Titles: Pulp Fiction

🏆🏈Chris Warren -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1967
NFL Wide Receiver

🎭Heather McAdam -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1968 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Sisters (as Catherine "Cat" Margolis), Walking Tall, Salvage 1

🎭🏆Mary Lou Retton -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1968 N.S.
Actress, Gymnast, Olympic Athlete
Misc: won gold medal in women's All-Around at the 1984 Olympics, also won 2 silvers and 2 bronzes. Mary Lou was the first gymnast to be voted into the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame.

🎭Stephanie Romanov -- is 53 in the year 2022 and 54 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1969
Actress
TV Shows: Models Inc. (as Teri Spencer who got killed, then Monique), Angel (as Lilah Morgan)
Movie Titles: Thirteen Days, The Final Cut, Last Night

🎭Matthew Lillard -- is 52 in the year 2022 and 53 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1970
Movie Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Scobby Doo! Mystery Incorporated (as Shaggy)
Movie Titles: She's All That, Scream, Scooby Doo (2002 and 2004), Without a Paddle

🎵Pat "Sleepy" Brown -- is 52 in the year 2022 and 53 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1970
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Society of Soul

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🎭Merrilee McCommas -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1971
Actress
TV Shows: Family Law (as Patricia Dumar), Friday Night Lights
Movie Titles: Boyhood, Bernie, View from the Top

🎭Tonya Crowe -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1971
TV Actress
TV Shows: Knots Landing (as Olivia Cunningham)

🏆🏈Joe Panos -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1971
NFL Player, Football Offensive Lineman

🏆⚾Cory Bailey -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1971
MLB Pitcher

🏆🏈Jay Walker -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1972
NFL Quarterback

🎵Beth Hart -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1972
Blues Singer

🏆🏒Curt Regnier -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1972
NHL Player

🏆🏒Chris Ferraro -- is 49 in the year 2022 and 50 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1973
Hockey Forward, Olympic Athlete
Misc: (Olympics-1994)

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🏆🏒Peter Ferraro -- is 49 in the year 2022 and 50 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1973
Hockey Forward, Olympic Athlete
Misc: (Olympics-1994)

🎭Ed Helms -- is 48 in the year 2022 and 49 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1974
Actor, Comic Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Arrested Development, The Daily Show, The Office (as Andy Bernard)
Movie Titles: The Lorax, The Hangover (series), Cedar Rapids, Vacation

🏆🏈Tim Biakabutuka -- is 48 in the year 2022 and 49 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1974
NFL Runningback

🎭Hayley Tamaddon -- is 45 in the year 2022 and 46 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1977 N.S.
Actress, English
TV Shows: The Wright Stuff, Dancing on Ice, Emmerdale, Coronation Street

🎭Johann Urb -- is 45 in the year 2022 and 46 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1977
Actor, Producer, Estonian
TV Shows: The Mountain (as Travis Kurri)
Movie Titles: 1408, 2012, Resident Evil: Retribution, The Hottie and the Nottie

🎭🏆Michelle Hunziker -- is 45 in the year 2022 and 46 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1977 N.S.
Actress, Model, Swiss

💻Chad Hurley -- is 45 in the year 2022 and 46 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1977 N.S.
Internet Company Entrepreneur
Misc: YouTube

🎭Christina Moses -- is 44 in the year 2022 and 45 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1978 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: A Million Little Things

🎭Mark Hildreth -- is 44 in the year 2022 and 45 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1978
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Canadian
TV Shows: Resurrection, Hot Wheels: Battle Force 5, Dragon Ball Z
Movie Titles: Planet Hulk, Pirates of the Caribbean

✍🎭Kristen Schaal -- is 44 in the year 2022 and 45 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1978
Writer, Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: Gravity Falls, Flight of the Conchords (as Mel), Bob's Burgers (as Louise), Last Man on Earth (as Carol)
Movie Titles: Despicable Me 2

🎭Kyle Brandt -- is 43 in the year 2022 and 44 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1979
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Rome is Burning (producer), Days of Our Lives (as Philip Kiriakis), Jim Rome on Showtime (producer)

🎭🎵Tatyana M. Ali -- is 43 in the year 2022 and 44 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1979
TV Actress, Rhythm and Blues Singer
TV Shows: Sesame Street, The Fresh Prince of Bel Air (as Ashley Banks / Little Cousin)

🎵🎸Mitchell Marlow -- is 43 in the year 2022 and 44 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1979
Rock & Roll Performer
Group Names: Filter

🎭🏆Nicole Marie Lenz -- is 42 in the year 2022 and 43 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1980
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: March 2000

🎭Carrie Coon -- is 41 in the year 2022 and 42 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1981 N.S.
Actress
Movie Titles: Gone Girl

🎭Daveed Diggs -- is 40 in the year 2022 and 41 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1982 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: The Get Down (as Adult Books), Black-ish (as Johan Johnson)
Movie Titles: Zootopia, Wonder

🎭Craig Horner -- is 39 in the year 2022 and 40 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1983 N.S.
Actor, Producer, Australian
TV Shows: Legend of the Seeker, Blue Water High, Cybergirl
Movie Titles: See No Evil, Swimming Upstream

🎭Riya Sen -- is 39 in the year 2022 and 40 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1983 N.S.
Actress, India

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🎭Rupak Ginn -- is 39 in the year 2022 and 40 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1983 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Royal Pains (as Raj Bandyopadhyay)
Movie Titles: Friends with Benefits, The Namesake

🎭Justin Baldoni -- is 38 in the year 2022 and 39 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1984
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Everwood, Jane the Virgin (as Rafael Solano)

🎵Stephen Barker Liles -- is 38 in the year 2022 and 39 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1984
Country Musician
Group Names: Love and Theft

🎭Frank J. Galasso -- is 37 in the year 2022 and 38 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1985
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 2003
TV Shows: Hudson Street (as Mickey Canetti)
Movie Titles: Jungle 2 Jungle

🎭Mischa Barton -- is 36 in the year 2022 and 37 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1986
Actress, English
TV Shows: Once and Again (as Katie Singer), The O.C. (as Marissa Cooper)
Movie Titles: Notting Hill, The Sixth Sense

🎭Ricky Ullman -- is 36 in the year 2022 and 37 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1986 N.S.
Actor, Israeli
Group Names: The Webee Boys (a music group parody)
TV Shows: Rita Rocks, Phil of the Future (as Phil)
Movie Titles: Pixel Perfect

🏆🏈Sean McVay -- is 36 in the year 2022 and 37 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1986 N.S.
NFL Coach

Taylor Barrett -- is 33 in the year 2022 and 34 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1989
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Anne Schedeen & Chris's daughter

Ashley Jade Stern -- is 29 in the year 2022 and 30 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1993
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Alison & Howard's girl

Talia Claire Dolby -- is 29 in the year 2022 and 30 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1993
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Kathleen Beller & Thomas' girl

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🎭Callan McAuliffe -- is 27 in the year 2022 and 28 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1995 N.S.
Actor, Australian
Movie Titles: Robot Overlords, I Am Number Four, Flipped, The Great Gatsby

🎭Dylan Everett -- is 27 in the year 2022 and 28 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1995 N.S.
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer, Cameraperson, Canadian
TV Shows: Supernatural (as Young Dean Winchester), Pure (as Isaac Funk), Degrassi: The Next Generation (as Campbell Saunders), Super Why!
Movie Titles: The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story

🎵Tucker Beathard -- is 27 in the year 2022 and 28 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1995 N.S.
Country Singer

🎭Ada-Nicole Sanger -- is 24 in the year 2022 and 25 in the year 2023; b.1/24/1998 N.S.
Actress
Movie Titles: The Book of Ten Years, Grown Ups (series), Moonrise Kingdom

Mateo Lopes Guzman -- is 3 in the year 2022 and 4 in the year 2023; b.1/24/2019 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Chrysti Ane and Ryan's son

👑Emperor Hadrian Of Roman Empire -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/76AD d.7/10/138 (62)
King, Italian
Misc: ruled from 117 to 138

William Brewster -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1567 J-LD d.4/10/1644 J-LD (77)
Religionist, English

William Congreve -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1670 J-LD d.1/19/1729 J-LD (58)
Poet, Satirist, Playwright, English
Misc: known for his clever, satirical dialogue and influence on the comedy of manners style of that period

🎵Carlo Farinelli -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1705 N.S. d.7/15/1782 N.S. (77)
Opera Soprano, Italian
Misc: castrated to preserve the high tones in his voice

🎖Frederick The Great -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1712 d.8/17/1786 (74)
General
Misc: Prussian king 1740-86

Edwin Chadwick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1800 d.7/6/1890 (90)
Social Reformer, English

📰⚖Henry Raymond -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1820 d.6/18/1869 (49)
Journalist, Politician
Misc: co-founded the New York Times with George Jones

💰Bernard Kroger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1860 d.7/21/1938 (78)
Businessperson
Misc: founded Kroger grocery store chain

Edith Newbold Wharton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1862 d.8/11/1937 (75)
Novelist, Short Story Writer, Poet, Critic, American
Names/Places: nee Jones

🎨Paul Bartlett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1865 d.9/20/1925 (60)
Sculptor

🏆William Morgan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1870 d.12/27/1942 (72)
Volleyball Player
Misc: creator of Volleyball

Harold Babcock -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1882 d.4/8/1968 (86)
Astronomer
Misc: with his son Horace Welcome Babcock invented (1951) the solar magnetograph, an instrument allowing detailed observation of the Sun's magnetic field.

🎭Estelle Winwood -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1883 d.6/20/1984 (101)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Comedienne, English
Names/Places: RLN:Goodwin
Movie Titles: Miracle on 34th Street

🎨✍George Biddle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1885 d.11/6/1973 (88)
Artist, Author

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Ernst Heinrich Heinkel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1888 d.1/30/1958 (70)
Inventor, German
Misc: first rocket-powered aircraft

💰J. Howard Marshall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1905 d.8/4/1995 (90)
Zillionaire, Celebrity Spouse
Names/Places: wed Anna Nicole Smith
Misc: oil tycoon who helped build Coastal Corp. and Union Texas Petroleum

🏆🏒Cy Wentworth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1905 d.10/10/1982 (77)
NHL Player, Canadian

🎭Ann Todd -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1909 d.5/6/1993 (84)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, English

💰🏆⚾Jean R. Yawkey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1909 d.2/26/1992 (83)
Hall of Famer, Philanthropist, MLB Owner
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox (owner)

🎭🎵Sydney Pepple -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1910 d.10/20/1993 (83)
Movie/Stage/Radio Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Singer
Movie Titles: Bambi (voicist)

🏆🏁Arthur B. "Bull" Hancock -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1910 N.S. d.9/14/1972 N.S. (62)
Racing Figure
Misc: Horse racing owner, considered the greatest breeder in history.

🎵Norman Dello Joio -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1913 d.7/24/2008 (95)
Composer

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🎭Mark Goodson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1915 d.12/18/1992 (77)
Hall of Famer, TV Producer
Misc: Game Show producer sometimes co-produced with Bill Todman; over 10,000 hours
TV Shows: What's My Line?, Price Is Right, Match Game, To Tell The Truth, Password, Family Feud, Concentration, I've Got a Secret

🎨Robert Motherwell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1915 d.7/16/1991 (76)
Painter
Misc: abstract expressionist movement founder

🏆⚾Jack Brickhouse -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1916 d.8/6/1998 (82)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Announcer
Names/Places: RFMN:John Beasley
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1983
Sports Teams: Chicaco Cubs, Chicago White Sox

🏆🎾Constantine "Gene" Mako -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1916 N.S. d.6/14/2013 N.S. (97)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

💰🏆⚾Walter Haas Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1916 d.9/20/1995 (79)
Businessperson, Executive, MLB Owner
Misc: Levi Strauss heir who owned the Oakland Athletics for 15 years, including three pennant-winning seasons; ex-head of Levi-Strauss company
Sports Teams: Oakland Athletics (owner)

🎭Ernest Borgnine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1917 d.7/8/2012 (95)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Hamden, Conn.; RN:Ernes Effron Borgnino; Ethel Merman's ex-
TV Shows: McHale's Navy (as Lt. Cmdr. Quinton McHale), Airwolf (as Dominic Santini), The Single Guy (as Manny)

🎵Avery Parrish -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1917 d.12/1/1959 (42)
Songwriter, Pianist

⛪📰Oral Roberts -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1918 d.12/15/2009 (91)
Evangelist, Publisher
Names/Places: b. nr. Ada, Okla.; RFN:Granville

🎵Gottfried Von Einem -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1918 d.7/21/1996 (78)
Composer, Austrian

✍🎭Jerry Maren -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1920 N.S. d.5/24/2018 N.S. (98)
Writer, TV/Movie Actor, Commercial Actor
Misc: 4'3" played Buster Brown, original Oscar Mayer Wiener, Mayor McCheese; the last of the surviving Munchkins from the Wizard of Oz
TV Shows: The Gong Show (as bad performer confetti showerer)
Movie Titles: Wizard of Oz (as lollipop kid)

🎵Jimmy Forrest -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1920 d.8/26/1980 (60)
Tenor-sax, Bandleader

Bernard J. Dwyer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1921 d.10/31/1998 (77)
Congressperson

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

🎭Maria Tallchief -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1925 d.4/11/2013 (88)
Ballerina

🎭William Hudson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1925 d.4/5/1974 (49)
Actor
TV Shows: I Led 3 Lives (as special agent Mike Andrews)

🎭Clyde Adler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1926 d.9/4/1993 (67)
Entertainment Figure
TV Shows: The Soupy Sales Show (the voice of White Fang and Black Tooth)

🎭Marvin Kaplan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1927 d.8/25/2016 N.S. (89)
TV/Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Meet Millie (as Alfred Prinzmetal), Top Cat (as Choo Choo), Alice (as Henry), On The Air (as Dwight McGonigle)
Movie Titles: Wild at Heart, The Great Race, It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

🏆🏈Jerry Burns -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1927 N.S. d.5/12/2021 N.S. (94)
NFL Coach, NFL Player

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🎭Michel Serrault -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1928 d.7/29/2007 (79)
Movie Actor
Movie Titles: La cage aux folles

🏆⚽William Russell Logan "Willie" Bauld -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1928 N.S. d.3/11/1977 N.S. (49)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish

🎭Terence Bayler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1930 N.S. d.8/2/2016 N.S. (86)
Actor, New Zealand
Movie Titles: Monty Python's Life of Brian, Harry Potter (series), The Remains of the Day

✍🎭Roger Beatty -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1933 N.S. d.4/6/2020 N.S. (87)
Writer, Director
TV Shows: The Carol Burnett Show, Carol Burnett and Company, Mama's Family
Movie Titles: The Billion Dollar Hobo

🎵Zeke Carey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1933 d.12/24/1999 (66)
Hall of Famer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN: Ezekiel Carey
Group Names: The Flamingos

🎭Leonard Goldberg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1934 N.S. d.12/4/2019 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, TV Producer
Misc: co-produced with Aaron Spelling
TV Shows: The Rookies, Family, Starsky and Hutch, S.W.A.T., T.J. Hooker, Paper Dolls, Gavilan, Fantasy Island, Blue Bloods, Unknown, Charlie's Angels, Hart to Hart

🎭William Bogert -- Birth 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

🏆⚽Werner Fricker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1936 d.5/30/2001 (65)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Yugoslav

🎵🎸Jack Scott -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1936 N.S. d.12/12/2019 N.S. (83)
Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Adult-Pop Singer, Country-Rock Performer, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Jack Scafone Jr.

🎭Julie Gregg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1937 d.11/7/2016 N.S. (79)
Actress
Misc: stage: The Happy Time
Movie Titles: Batman (1966), The Godfather

🎵Michael (Singer) Chapman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1941 N.S. d.9/10/2021 N.S. (80)
Songwriter, Singer, Guitarist, Folk Performer, English
Movie Titles: Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, The Fugitive, Primal Fear

🏆🥊Gary Hart -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1942 N.S. d.3/16/2008 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Wrestling Manager
Names/Places: RN:Gary Richard Williams

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🎭Sharon Tate -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1943 d.8/9/1969 (26)
TV Actress
Names/Places: b. in Dallas, TX; Roman Polanski's ex-
Misc: murdered by Charles Manson followers
TV Shows: The Beverly Hillbillies (as Janet Trego)

🎭🎮Julie Bennett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1943 N.S. d.3/31/2020 N.S. (77)
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
TV Shows: The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show (for Fractured Fairy Tales), Yogi Bear (as Cindy Bear), The Bugs Bunny and Tweety Show, Captain Caveman and the Teen Angels, Spider-Man (1997)
Video Games: Spider-Man

🎵Warren Zevon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1947 d.9/7/2003 (56)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer, Guitarist, Keyboardist, Pianist
Names/Places: b. in Chicago
Song Titles: Werewolves Of London

🏆⚽Giorgio Chinaglia -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1947 d.4/1/2012 (65)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Italian
Sports Teams: Lazio of Italy, New York Cosmos

🎭🎵John Belushi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1949 N.S. d.3/5/1982 N.S. (33)
TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Wheaton, IL; Jim's brother; d. of a drug overdose in Hollywood
Misc: Chicago's Second City Troupe, Lemmings
Group Names: The Blues Brothers (as Jake Blues)
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (as Blues Brother Jake, Samarai, The Bees, & regular 1975-79)
Movie Titles: National Lampoon's Animal House (as Bluto), The Blues Brothers Movie, 1941, Continental Divide, Neighbors

🏆🏀Mark Eaton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1957 N.S. d.5/28/2021 N.S. (64)
NBA Center, College Basketball Player
Misc: NBA All-Star (1989), 2x NBA Defensive Player of the Year (1985, 1989), 3x NBA All-Defensive First Team (1985, 1986, 1989), 2x NBA All-Defensive Second Team (1987, 1988), 4x NBA blocks leader (1984, 1985, 1987, 1988); Jazz #53 retired
Sports Teams: Cypress College, Utah Jazz

🏆⚾Ross Powell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/24/1968 d.10/25/2017 N.S. (49)
MLB Pitcher

👑Caligula -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/31/12AD Ju-1 d.1/24/41AD Ju-1 (28)
King, Roman
Names/Places: RN:Gaius Caesar Augustus Germanicus; Caesar's Grandson
Misc: Roman emperor 37-41

⚛⚖Joseph Sabine -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/6/1770 N.S. d.1/24/1837 N.S. (66)
Naturalist, Attorney/Lawyer, English

Horace Wells -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1815 d.1/24/1848 (33)
Dentist
Misc: pioneer in use of medical anethesia.

🎵Gasparo Spontini -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/14/1774 d.1/24/1851 (76)
Composer

🎵Friedrich von Flotow -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/27/1812 N.S. d.1/24/1883 N.S. (70)
Composer, German

Lord Randolph Henry Spencer Churchill -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/13/1849 d.1/24/1895 (45)
Politician, English
Names/Places: Winston's dad

✍📰⚖Rebecca Felton -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/10/1835 d.1/24/1930 (94)
Author, Commentator, Senator
Misc: the first woman senator

Sir Alfred Yarrow -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/13/1842 d.1/24/1932 (90)
Inventor
Misc: the steamboat shipbuilder and inventor

🏆🥊Joseph Bartlett "Joe" Choynski -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/8/1868 d.1/24/1943 (74)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🏆⚾Benjamin Harrison "Ben" Taylor -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1888 N.S. d.1/24/1953 N.S. (64)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Figure
Misc: was an American first baseman and manager in baseball's Negro leagues.

🏆⚾Russ Ford -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/25/1883 d.1/24/1960 (76)
MLB Pitcher, Canadian

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⚛💰Albert C. Gilbert -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/13/1884 d.1/24/1961 (76)
Inventor, Manufacturer
Misc: Erector set

🎵Otto Harbach -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/18/1873 d.1/24/1963 (89)
Composer, Lyricist, Librettist
Song Titles: Smoke Gets In Your Eyes

✍⚖Sir Winston Churchill -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/30/1874 d.1/24/1965 (90)
Author, Prime Minister, Statesman, English
Names/Places: b. at Blenheim Palace; MN:Leonard Spencer; died in London
Misc: British Prime Minister (1940-45, 1951-55, Nobel 1953)

🏆⚾Tom Zachary -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/7/1896 d.1/24/1969 (72)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: served up Babe Ruth's 60th homer in 1927
Sports Teams: Washington Senators

🎵James "Shep" Sheppard -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/24/1935 N.S. d.1/24/1970 N.S. (34)
Musician
Group Names: Shep & the Limelights, The Heartbeats

🎭Jerome Cowan -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/6/1897 d.1/24/1972 (74)
Actor
TV Shows: Tab Hunter Show, Blondie (as Dagwood's Boss Mr. Dithers)

🎭🎵Gene Austin -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/24/1900 d.1/24/1972 (71)
Movie Actor, Songwriter, Baritone, Pianist, Pop Singer, Country Singer

🎭J. Carroll Naish -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1896 d.1/24/1973 (77)
TV/Movie/Stage/Radio Actor
TV Shows: Life with Luigi (as Luigi Basco), The Adventures of Charlie Chan (as Charlie Chan)

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🎭🎵Larry Fine -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/5/1902 d.1/24/1975 (72)
Movie Actor, Comedian, Violinist
Names/Places: RFN:Louis Feinberg
Movie Titles: The Three Stooges (as Larry 1928-end)

💰Eli Lilly -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/1/1885 d.1/24/1977 (91)
Businessperson, Industrialist, Philanthropist
Misc: Pharmaceutical Co. head

🎭Jerry Damon -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/24/1927 d.1/24/1979 (51)
Actor, Announcer
TV Shows: That Was the Week That Was

🏆🥊Orville Brown -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/10/1908 d.1/24/1981 (72)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler

🎭George Cukor -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/7/1899 d.1/24/1983 (83)
Movie Director, Gay
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Movie Titles: My Fair Lady, A Star Is Born, Dinner At Eight, Little Women

🎭🎵Gordon MacRae -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/12/1921 d.1/24/1986 (64)
Movie Actor, Singer, Baritone
Names/Places: Shiela's hubby, Meredith's dad
Misc: Oklahoma!, Carousel

🎨✍⚛🎵L. Ron Hubbard -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/13/1911 d.1/24/1986 (74)
Artist, Author, Scriptwriter, Philosopher, Explorer, Educator, Humanitarian, Composer
Names/Places: RFMN:Lafayette Ronald
Misc: Administrator; Church of Scientology scientologist founder
Book Titles: Dianetics (Read it!)

🏆🏌George Knudson -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/28/1937 d.1/24/1989 (51)
Golfer, Canadian

Ted Bundy -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/24/1946 d.1/24/1989 (42)
Outlaw
Misc: Serial killer; Zapped in Florida's Electric Chair for the 1978 kidnap-murder of one of his victims, 12-year-old Kimberly Leach.

🎭Madge Bellamy -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/30/1900 d.1/24/1990 (89)
Movie Actress
Movie Titles: White Zombie

🎵Harold "Shot" Jackson -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/4/1920 N.S. d.1/24/1991 N.S. (70)
Country Musician

💰🏆Tina Chow -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/18/1950 d.1/24/1992 (41)
Businessperson, Model

🎵Ken Darby -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/13/1909 d.1/24/1992 (82)
Composer
Misc: He adapted music for such films a "The King and I" and "Camelot," winning three Academy Awards. He also wrote the Elvis Presley hit "Love Me Tender."

Thurgood Marshall -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/2/1908 d.1/24/1993 (84)
Supreme Court Justice
Misc: the first black appointed to Supreme Court 1967-91

🎵David Cole -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/23/1962 d.1/24/1995 (32)
Music Producer, Pop Musician
Group Names: C+C Music Factory

Jay Monahan -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/9/1956 d.1/24/1998 (42)
Celebrity Spouse
Names/Places: Katie Couric's hubby

🎭Bob Russell -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/1/1908 d.1/24/1998 (90)
Game Show Host
Misc: Miss America TV Extravaganza co-creator
TV Shows: Name That Tune (co-creator)

Walter Edmonds -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/15/1903 d.1/24/1998 (94)
Novelist

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🎵Justin Tubb -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/20/1935 d.1/24/1998 (62)
Songwriter, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in San Antonio, TX; Ernest's son
Misc: Grand Ole Opry regular

🎵🎷Walter Bishop Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/4/1927 d.1/24/1998 (70)
Jazz Pianist
Group Names: Art Blakey, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis

🎭Fayard Nicholas -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/20/1914 d.1/24/2006 (91)
Dancer
Misc: Big Broadcast of 1936

🏆🏀Sandra Kay Yow -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/14/1942 N.S. d.1/24/2009 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Coach
Misc: in the Basketball and Women's Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Elron (1971-1975), NC State (1975-2009)

🎵🎷Leonard Gaskin -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/25/1920 d.1/24/2009 (88)
Jazz Bassist

🎭Pernell Roberts -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/18/1928 d.1/24/2010 (81)
TV Actor, TV Host
Names/Places: b. in Waycross, GA
Misc: some say b. in 1928
TV Shows: Bonanza (as Adam Cartwright), Trapper John MD (as Dr. John McIntyre aka Trapper John), FBI:The Untold Stories (narrator)

⚖💰🏆🏁Robert Adam Mosbacher -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/11/1927 d.1/24/2010 (82)
Politician, Presidential Aide, Businessperson, Yachtsperson
Misc: Secretary of Commerce

🎭David Frye -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/21/1933 d.1/24/2011 (77)
Comedian, Impressionist
Names/Places: RLN:Shapiro

🎭James Farentino -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1938 d.1/24/2012 (73)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn, N.Y.; Michelle Lee's ex-
TV Shows: Blue Thunder (as Frank Chaney), The Lawyers (as Neil Darrell), Cool Million, Dynasty (as Dr. Nick Toscanni), Blue Thunder

🎭Vadim Glowna -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/26/1941 d.1/24/2012 (70)
Actor, Director, German
Misc: appeared in over 150 films and TV shows

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Richard Stern -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1928 d.1/24/2013 (84)
Writer
Names/Places: NN:The Writer's Writer

🎭Lisa Daniely -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/4/1929 d.1/24/2014 (84)
Actress, British
TV Shows: The Invisible Man (as Diane)

🎭Joe Franklin -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1926 d.1/24/2015 (88)
TV Talk Show Host
Misc: Franklin was not only the originator of the television talk show, but is also in the Guinness Book of World Records as host of longest-running talk show in television history.

🏆⛸Toller Cranston -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/20/1949 d.1/24/2015 (65)
Figure Skater, Olympic Athlete, Canadian

Marvin Minsky -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/9/1927 d.1/24/2016 N.S. (88)
Biochemist
Misc: Artifical intelligence computer scientist (MIT)

🎵🎸Butch Trucks -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/11/1947 N.S. d.1/24/2017 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Drummer
Names/Places: RN:Claude Hudson Trucks
Group Names: The Allman Brothers Band

🎵🎸Mark Edward Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/5/1957 N.S. d.1/24/2018 N.S. (60)
Lyricist, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer, English
Group Names: The Fall

🏆Eugene F. Corrigan -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/14/1928 N.S. d.1/24/2020 N.S. (91)
Sports Figure
Misc: college athletics administrator; b. in Baltimore; commissioner, Atlantic Coast Conference, 1987-97 president, NCAA, 1996-97; member of Duke University athletic Hall of Fame and Virginia lacrosse Hall of Fame, past member of NCAA basketball selection committee

⚖💰Pete Stark -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/11/1931 N.S. d.1/24/2020 N.S. (88)
Congressperson, Attorney, Businessperson

🎭Sonny Fox -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1925 N.S. d.1/24/2021 N.S. (95)
TV Host, Game Show Host, TV Executive, Producer
TV Shows: Way Out Games, The Movie Game, The $64,000 Challenge, Wonderama (host 1959-1967), Let's Take a Trip

🎭Bruce Kirby -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/24/1928 N.S. d.1/24/2021 N.S. (92)
TV Actor
TV Shows: Car 54 (as Officer Kissel)
Movie Titles: Stand by Me, Crash, Throw Momma From the Train, The Muppet Movie

🏆🏒George Edward Armstrong -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/6/1930 N.S. d.1/24/2021 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, NHL Right Wing, Canadian
Misc: played 1949-1971
Sports Teams: Toronto Maple Leafs

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1959, “A Lover's Question” by Clyde McPhatter peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “A Trick Of The Night” by Bananarama peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Ain't It Funky Now” by James Brown peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “At The Beginning” by Richard Marx And Donna Lewis peaked at number 45 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “At This Moment” by Billy Vera And The Beaters peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Been Around The World” by Puff Daddy And The Family Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. And Ma$e peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Coming Around Again” by Carly Simon peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Control” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Cupid” by Johnny Nash peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Don't Want Nobody” by J.D. Drews peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Easy As Pie” by Billy 'Crash' Craddock peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Elastic Heart” by Sia Featuring The Weeknd And Diplo peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1953, “Even Now” by Eddie Fisher peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Fly Away” by John Denver peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Fool That I Am” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Girlfriend” by Bobby Brown peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Heartbeat” by Buddy Holly peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Heroes (We Could Be)” by Alesso Featuring Tove Lo peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Don't Want To Leave You” by Debbie Taylor peaked at number 100 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Love Music” by The O'Jays peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “I Need Your Lovin'” by The Human League peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1942, “I Said "No!"” by Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra Featuring Bob Eberly And Helen O'Connell peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1948, “I'll Dance At Your Wedding” by Ray Noble And Buddy Clark With Anita Gordon peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “I'll Sail My Ship Alone” by Jerry Lee Lewis peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “It's My Turn” by Diana Ross peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Jealous” by Nick Jonas peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Johnny B. Goode” by Johnny Winter peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Let A Man Come In And Do The Popcorn (Part II)” by James Brown peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Love T.K.O.” by Teddy Pendergrass peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1953, “Mister Tap Toe” by Doris Day peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Much Better” by Club 69 peaked at number 95 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “My Happiness” by Connie Francis peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “O' Falling Star” by The Four Knights peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1953, “Oh Happy Day” by Don Howard peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “One Fine Day” by Julie peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2009, “One More Drink” by Ludacris Featuring T-Pain peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Peek-A-Boo” by The Cadillacs peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Read Your Mind” by Avant peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Red River Rose” by The Ames Brothers peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Rock And Roll All Nite (Live)” by KISS peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Save My Soul” by Jack Scott peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1948, “Serenade Of The Bells” by Sammy Kaye And Don Cornell With The Kaydets peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “She Belongs To Me” by Ricky Nelson peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “She” by Tommy James And The Shondells peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes” by The Platters peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Someday” by Glass Tiger peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Suburbia” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Sugar Cane” by Space Monkeys peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Teasable, Pleasable You” by Buddy Knox peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “That's Why I Love You” by Andrew Gold peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “The Best Man In The World” by Ann Wilson peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “The Gangs Back Again” by Kool And The Gang peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Theme From 'Mahogany' (Do You Know Where You're Going To?)” by Diana Ross peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Theme Music From '2001 (A Space Odyssey)'” by Berlin Philharmonic peaked at number 90 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Time Is Time” by Andy Gibb peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Tonight's The Night” by S.S.O. peaked at number 99 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “True To You” by Ric Ocasek peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Victory” by Kool And The Gang peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Walk Away From Love” by David Ruffin peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “We're On The Right Track” by The South Shore Commission peaked at number 94 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “When Julie Comes Around” by Cuff Links peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “White Flag” by Dido peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Wiggle, Wiggle” by The Accents peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Winners And Losers” by Hamilton, Joe Frank And Reynolds peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Wonderful World, Beautiful People” by Jimmy Cliff peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Yellow Bird” by The Mills Brothers peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Yesterday's Hero” by John Paul Young peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “You Are Beautiful” by Johnny Mathis peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Alt-U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1998, ✪ “Walkin' On The Sun” by Smash Mouth peaked at number 2 on the Alt-U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1970, ✪ “Alice's Rock And Roll Restaurant” by Arlo Guthrie peaked at number 64 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, ✪ “Convoy” by C.W. McCall peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, ✪ “I Love Candy” by Marshmallow Soup Group peaked at number 48 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, ✪ “Jingle Jangle” by The Archies peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, ✪ “Lollipop (Candyman)” by Aqua peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1981, ✪ “Teacher, Teacher” by Rockpile peaked at number 31 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1987, ✪ “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “3 a.m.” by Matchbox 20 peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1987, “All I Wanted” by Kansas peaked at number 75 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Are You Getting Any Sunshine” by Lou Christie peaked at number 56 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Can't Take My Eyes Off You” by Nancy Wilson peaked at number 65 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Don't Cry Joni” by Conway Twitty peaked at number 75 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Elastic Heart” by Sia Featuring The Weeknd And Diplo peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Everybody Is A Star” by Sly And The Family Stone peaked at number 35 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Everything Is Automatic” by Matthew Good Band peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Falling In Love (Uh-Oh)” by Gloria Estefan peaked at number 28 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Feeling This” by blink-182 peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Fly Away” by John Denver peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “For A Dancer” by Prelude peaked at number 70 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Fox On The Run” by The Sweet peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Get Out Of The Kitchen” by Shawne Jackson peaked at number 62 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Good Riddance (Time Of Your Life)” by Green Day peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Goodbye Baby / Save My Soul” by Jack Scott peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Groovin' (Out On Life)” by The Newbeats peaked at number 52 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Growin' Up” by Dan Hill peaked at number 41 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “I Do” by Lisa Loeb peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “I Love You” by Otis Leavill peaked at number 67 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Need You, You Need Me” by Joe Simon peaked at number 98 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “I Started Loving You Again” by Al Martino peaked at number 44 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Write The Songs” by Barry Manilow peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “I'm Gonna Love You” by Intrigues peaked at number 53 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Into Your Hideout” by Pilate peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “It's All About The Benjamins” by Puff Daddy And The Family Featuring The Notorious B.I.G., Lil' Kim And The Lox peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “La La La (If I Had You)” by Bobby Sherman peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Let's Do It Again” by The Staple Singers peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Let's Live Together” by The Road Apples peaked at number 71 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Need Your Loving Tonight” by Queen peaked at number 36 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “One Tin Soldier” by Original Caste peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Play On Love” by Jefferson Starship peaked at number 46 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Red River Rose” by The Ames Brothers peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Rehab” by Rihanna peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)” by Beyoncé peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Stop This Game” by Cheap Trick peaked at number 32 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Take Me Away” by Fefe Dobson peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1959, “The Diary” by Neil Sedaka peaked at number 15 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The Way You Move” by OutKast Featuring Sleepy Brown peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Together” by The Illusion peaked at number 47 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Voodoo Woman” by Simon Stokes And The Nighthawks peaked at number 85 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Walkin' In The Rain” by Jay And The Americans peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Winners And Losers” by Hamilton, Joe Frank And Reynolds peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1987, ✪ “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles peaked at number 1 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1987, “All I Wanted” by Kansas peaked at number 75 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Back To You” by Bryan Adams peaked at number 1 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Carry” by Sandbox peaked at number 38 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Falling In Love (Uh-Oh)” by Gloria Estefan peaked at number 28 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Feels So Good” by Ma$e peaked at number 61 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “On And On” by Long Pigs peaked at number 71 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Super Bad Girls” by Ivan peaked at number 37 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Tell Him” by Barbra Streisand And Céline Dion peaked at number 47 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1998, “With These Eyes” by Roch Voisine peaked at number 72 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, ✪ “(Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop” by The Fatback Band peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1981, ✪ “I Shot The Sheriff” by Light Of The World peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, ✪ “Milkshake” by Kelis peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1981, ✪ “Scary Monsters” by David Bowie peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1953, ✪ “The Cowpuncher's Cantata (medley)” by Max Bygraves peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “All Around The World” by Oasis peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “All I Wanna Do” by Amy Studt peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “All Night All Right” by Peter André Featuring Warren G peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Baby Face” by Little Richard peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Back In The High Life Again” by Steve Winwood peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Both Ends Burning” by Roxy Music peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1953, “Britannia Rag” by Winifred Atwell peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Cold Love” by Donna Summer peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1953, “Comes A-Long A-Long” by Kay Starr peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Comin' Home” by Delaney And Bonnie And Friends Featuring Eric Clapton peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Day 'n' Nite (Remix)” by Kid Cudi vs. Crookers peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Drive Safely Darlin'” by Tony Christie peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Ever Rest” by Mystica peaked at number 62 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Everybody Cries” by Liberty X peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Facts And Figures” by Hugh Cornwell peaked at number 61 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Free (The Mixes)” by Ultra Naté peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “God's Gonna Punish You” by The Tymes peaked at number 41 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Good Old Rock And Roll” by The Dave Clark Five peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “I Am The Beat” by The Look peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “I Feel Divine” by S-J peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “I Promise” by Stacie Orrico peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “I Refuse” by Somore Featuring Damon Trueitt peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Issues” by The Saturdays peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “It Didn't Matter” by The Style Council peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Jack Your Body” by Steve 'Silk' Hurley peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “King Of The Cops” by Billy Howard peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Kiss” by Age Of Chance peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Let It Rock” by Kevin Rudolf Featuring Lil Wayne peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Let The Music Play” by Barry White peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Lonely Heart” by U.F.O. peaked at number 41 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Love In Anger” by The Armoury Show peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Mad” by Ne-Yo peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Me, Myself And I” by Beyoncé peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Midnight Rider” by Paul Davidson peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Mister Mental” by The Eighties Matchbox B-Line Disaster peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “My Star” by Ian Brown peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “No Surprises” by Radiohead peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Real Wild Child (Wild One)” by Iggy Pop peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Reflections Of My Life” by Marmalade peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Runaround Sue” by Racey peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Sands Of Time” by Kaleef peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1970, “She Sold Me Magic” by Lou Christie peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)” by Beyoncé peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Slow Train To Dawn” by The The peaked at number 64 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Something In My House” by Dead Or Alive peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Stranger On The Shore Of Love” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Surrender” by Swing Out Sister peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Take Me Out” by Franz Ferdinand peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Temper Temper” by Goldie peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Tha Doggfather” by Snoop Dogg (as Snoop Doggy Dogg) peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “The Day The Rains Came” by Jane Morgan peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The Funeral Of Hearts” by HIM peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2009, “The Loving Kind” by Girls Aloud peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “The Night The Earth Cried” by Gravediggaz peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “The Old Rugged Cross” by Ethna Campbell peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “The Story Of Love” by Ott peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “The World Outside” by Russ Conway peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “This Wheel's On Fire” by Siouxsie And The Banshees peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Trouble Town” by Daintees peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Trouble” by Heaven 17 peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Walking Down Your Street” by The Bangles peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Wasteland” by The Mission peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1998, “What Does Your Soul Look Like” by DJ Shadow peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1959, “You're The Top Cha” by Al Saxon peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1953, ✪ “Botch-A-Me (Ba-Ba-Baciami Piccina)” by Rosemary Clooney peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1953, ✪ “It's In The Book” by Johnny Standley peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, ✪ “Milkshake” by Kelis peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1998, ✪ “Not The Sunscreen Song” by John Safran peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1953, ✪ “The Cowpuncher's Cantata (medley)” by Max Bygraves peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, ✪ “Theme From 'The Rockford Files' / Dixie Lullabye” by Mike Post peaked at number 90 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1981, “(Just Like) Romeo And Juliet / Go Down” by Mental As Anything peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1981, “(Just Like) Starting Over / Kiss, Kiss, Kiss” by John Lennon peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Ayo” by Chris Brown And Tyga peaked at number 32 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Back To You” by Bryan Adams peaked at number 38 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Blame It On Me” by George Ezra peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Burn” by Jessica Mauboy peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Change Of Heart (original 1986 recording)” by Cyndi Lauper Featuring The Bangles peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Did It Again” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Don't Ask Me” by Heli Simpson peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Enemy Lines / Only The Young” by James Freud's Berlin peaked at number 84 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Feelings / Miracle Maker” by Leisha peaked at number 86 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Heartless” by Kanye West peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hey Ya!” by OutKast peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hit That” by The Offspring peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Hold Back The River” by James Bay peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Hot Summer” by Rhys peaked at number 39 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Jump In My Car / I'm On Fire” by Ted Mulry Gang peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Let It Rock” by Kevin Rudolf Featuring Lil Wayne peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Love Lockdown” by Kanye West peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Love On The Rocks / Acapulco” by Neil Diamond peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Lyin' Eyes / Too Many Hands” by The Eagles peaked at number 34 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Money Honey / Mary Anne” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1987, “More Than Physical” by Bananarama peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “My Immortal” by Evanescence peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “My Time” by Dutch Featuring Crystal Waters peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Never Been A Horse That Couldn't Be Rode / I Am A Sunbird” by Markeeta Little Wolf peaked at number 98 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Numb” by Linkin Park peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Pass That Dutch” by Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head” by Johnny Farnham peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1959, “She Was Only Seventeen (He Was One Year More)” by Marty Robbins peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I'm Yours)” by Blue Featuring Stevie Wonder And Angie Stone peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Spend The Night / I'm Yours” by Cheetah peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Sunchyme” by Dario G peaked at number 22 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Topsy II” by Cozy Cole peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1959, “Walking Along” by The Diamonds peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Western Union Man” by Max Merritt And The Meteors peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1953, “Wish You Were Here” by Eddie Fisher peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1953, “You Belong To Me” by Jo Stafford or Dean Martin peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1970, “You're Everything” by Don Lane peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1987, ✪ “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2004, “A Life With You” by Adeaze peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Angel Of Mine” by Eternal peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Are You Gonna Be My Girl” by Jet peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Bed Of Lies” by Nicki Minaj Featuring Skylar Grey peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Blame It On Me” by George Ezra peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Circus” by Britney Spears peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Given To Fly” by Pearl Jam peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Holidae In” by Chingy Featuring Ludacris And Snoop Dogg peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1981, “I Believe In You” by Don Williams peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1987, “I Love My Leather Jacket” by The Chills peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2009, “I'm Yours” by Jason Mraz peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Jump” by Girls Aloud peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Look Blue Go Purple EP 2” by Look Blue Go Purple peaked at number 26 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Made Up In Blue” by The Bats peaked at number 41 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Passion” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Rock And Roll To The Rescue” by The Beach Boys peaked at number 50 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Suga Suga” by Baby Bash Featuring Frankie J peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1987, “The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades” by Timbuk 3 peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1987, “The Way It Is” by Bruce Hornsby And The Range peaked at number 23 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Throw A Sickie” by Tall Dwarfs peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1987, “War (Live)” by Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band peaked at number 42 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1987, ✪ “Eskimo” by Zangeres Zonder Raam peaked at number 31 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “A Song For Mama” by Boyz II Men peaked at number 33 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Afscheid nemen bestaat niet” by Marco Borsato peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Aijohee” by Koos Grandioos peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “All Around The World” by Oasis peaked at number 47 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Alles min één” by Jeroen van der Boom peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Apen pellen pinda's” by Nico Haak peaked at number 48 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Ballerina Girl” by Lionel Richie peaked at number 39 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Captain” by Champagne peaked at number 37 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Caravan Of Love” by The Housemartins peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Cry Wolf” by a-ha peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Do You Feel My Love?” by Eddy Grant peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Fade Out Lines” by The Avener peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Funkin' For Jamaica (N.Y.)” by Tom Browne peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Given To Fly” by Pearl Jam peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Golden Years” by David Bowie peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Hold Me” by Anouk And Douwe Bob peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Hymn To Her” by The Pretenders peaked at number 38 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1981, “I Am But A Small Voice” by Roger Whittaker peaked at number 45 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Don't Wanna Play House” by Tammy Wynette peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “I Never Told You” by Flip Da Scrip peaked at number 32 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “I'll Be There For You” by Solid Harmonie peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “If You Walk Away” by Goodfellaz peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “In 't kleine Café aan de haven” by Vader Abraham peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “It's Raining In My Heart” by Lee Towers peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Jingo” by Santana peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “La Isla Bonita” by Micaela (1980s) peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Ladies Night” by Atomic Kitten Featuring Kool And The Gang peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Licht van de laser” by The Partysquad Featuring Sef, Dio And Sjaak peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Life For Rent” by Dido peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Mama He's A Soldier Now” by Saskia And Serge peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Mi dren” by Sranang Dren peaked at number 34 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Midnight Cowboy” by The John Barry Orchestra peaked at number 35 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “My Immortal” by Evanescence peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Operator, Operator (Get Me A Line)” by Long Tall Ernie And The Shakers peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Outside” by Calvin Harris Featuring Ellie Goulding peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Powerless (Say What You Want)” by Nelly Furtado peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Rap das armas” by Rockstarzz Featuring Antoine Montana And DJ Bo peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Reflections Of My Life” by Marmalade peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Right Now (Na Na Na)” by Akon peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Rubb It In” by Flamman And Abraxas Featuring MC Lynx peaked at number 49 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1981, “Runaway Boys” by Stray Cats peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Slam Dunk (Da Funk)” by Five peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Someday We'll Be Together” by Diana Ross And The Supremes peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Sometimes” by Erasure peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Thanks” by J. Vincent Edwards peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2015, “The Nights” by Avicii peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1981, “The Same Old Scene” by Roxy Music peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The Trouble With Love Is” by Kelly Clarkson peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Tijdmachine” by Dio Featuring Sef peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Torn” by Natalie Imbruglia peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Vallende sterren” by Nick And Simon peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2015, “War” by Kensington peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1987, “You Keep Me Hangin' On” by Kim Wilde peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1998, “Alane” by Wes peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1998, “All Around The World” by Oasis peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1998, “All Cried Out” by Allure Featuring 112 peaked at number 16 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Ameno” by Era peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Given To Fly” by Pearl Jam peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hole In The Head” by Sugababes peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1998, “I'll Be There For You” by Solid Harmonie peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Sim salabim” by Superdupersofie peaked at number 26 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Stay” by Bernard Butler peaked at number 46 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Tamagotchi” by Daze peaked at number 44 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2009, “The Wrestler” by Bruce Springsteen peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Wrapped Up” by Olly Murs Featuring Travie McCoy peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1998, “You Make Me Wanna...” by Usher peaked at number 24 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2009, “Bis zum Schluss” by Curse mit Silbermond peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Blank Space” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Du hast mein Herz gebrochen” by Yvonne Catterfeld peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Du liebst mich nicht” by Ado Kojo Featuring Shirin David peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Flash mich” by Mark Forster peaked at number 10 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2009, “I Hate This Part” by The Pussycat Dolls peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Rehab” by Rihanna peaked at number 9 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Shut Up” by Black Eyed Peas peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Together Again” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Too Lost In You” by Sugababes peaked at number 26 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1987, “Dou Ni Dou Ni Day” by Chantal Goya peaked at number 35 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Freaks” by Timmy Trumpet And Savage peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Glorious” by Andreas Johnson peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Hot N Cold” by Katy Perry peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2009, “I Hate This Part” by The Pussycat Dolls peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1998, “James Bond Theme (Moby's Re-Version)” by Moby peaked at number 41 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Je garde le sourire” by Black M peaked at number 14 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Je zappe et je mate” by Passi peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2009, “La débâcle des sentiments” by Stanislas And Calogero peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Les fleurs de l'éternité” by Harlem Harl peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Meet Her At The Love Parade” by Da Hool peaked at number 4 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Outside” by Calvin Harris Featuring Ellie Goulding peaked at number 19 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1987, “P'tit bouchon” by Sabine Paturel peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Parce qu'on vient de loin” by Corneille peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Raincloud” by The Lighthouse Family peaked at number 47 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Saturday Night” by The Underdog Project peaked at number 26 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Si demain... (Turn Around)” by Kareen Antonn / Bonnie Tyler peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Take Me To Church” by Hozier peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2015, “To Let Myself Go” by The Avener Featuring Ane Brun peaked at number 17 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Together Again” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Too Much” by Spice Girls peaked at number 20 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Victory” by Kool And The Gang peaked at number 31 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Ça fait rire les oiseaux” by La Compagnie Créole peaked at number 17 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1998, “All Around The World” by Oasis peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1970, “All I Have To Do Is Dream” by Bobbie Gentry And Glen Campbell peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Remix)” by OMI peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Divine Sorrow” by Wyclef Featuring Avicii peaked at number 25 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Given To Fly” by Pearl Jam peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Ikke gå” by deLillos peaked at number 13 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Lips Are Movin” by Meghan Trainor peaked at number 22 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Mandy” by Westlife peaked at number 15 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Miss You When You're Gone” by Gaute peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Money Runner” by Scotch peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Pinne for landet” by Freddy Kalas peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1970, “Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town” by Kenny Rogers And The First Edition peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The Unnamed Feeling” by Metallica peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2009, “The Wrestler” by Bruce Springsteen peaked at number 14 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Turn Me On” by Kevin Lyttle peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2015, “UFO” by Vigiland peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1970, “(Call Me) Number One” by The Tremeloes peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?” by N-Trance Featuring Rod Stewart peaked at number 21 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hey Ya!” by OutKast peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Higher” by ICF Worship peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “It's My Life” by No Doubt peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Love's Divine” by Seal peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Maria Magdalena” by Jessica Marquez peaked at number 27 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Memory” by Fragma peaked at number 30 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2009, “No Smoke” by Queensberry peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Open Your Heart” by Madonna peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “So Yesterday” by Hilary Duff peaked at number 28 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Sometimes” by Erasure peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Te extraño, te olvido, te amo” by Ricky Martin peaked at number 19 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Together Again” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2015, “Walk” by Kwabs peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1987, “You Keep Me Hangin' On” by Kim Wilde peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2015, “Animals” by Maroon 5 peaked at number 13 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Beside Me” by Jennifer Milan peaked at number 15 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Can't Stop” by Valerio Scanu peaked at number 19 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Delirio” by Martina Stavolo peaked at number 13 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Do d'freak” by Collettivo Soleluna peaked at number 13 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Domenica” by Mario Nunziante peaked at number 11 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Due cose importanti” by Martina Stavolo peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Find A Way” by Alessandra Amoroso peaked at number 4 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2015, “I'm Not The Only One” by Sam Smith peaked at number 10 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Immobile” by Alessandra Amoroso peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Luna” by Verdena peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Non ti voglio fermare” by Maggio di Mauro peaked at number 20 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Shut Up” by Black Eyed Peas peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The Unnamed Feeling” by Metallica peaked at number 10 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2009, “Vai” by Luca Napolitano peaked at number 9 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “You Don't Know My Name” by Alicia Keys peaked at number 17 on the Italy pop singles chart.

Finland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2004, “Cherry Blossom Girl” by Air peaked at number 13 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 1998, “Given To Fly” by Pearl Jam peaked at number 5 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 1998, “ICE” by The Rasmus peaked at number 2 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “It's My Life” by No Doubt peaked at number 14 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Kauas” by 51koodia peaked at number 16 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Niamey” by Perfect Sense peaked at number 19 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Shut Up” by The Black Eyed Peas peaked at number 12 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The Queen Of Night” by Caater peaked at number 9 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The Unnamed Feeling” by Metallica peaked at number 2 on the Finland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Vaiheita” by Soma peaked at number 11 on the Finland pop singles chart.

Spain Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2009, “I Kissed A Girl” by Katy Perry peaked at number 19 on the Spain pop singles chart.

Denmark Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2004, “As I Moved On” by Blue Foundation peaked at number 19 on the Denmark pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Ladies Night” by Atomic Kitten Featuring Kool And The Gang peaked at number 12 on the Denmark pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The Unnamed Feeling” by Metallica peaked at number 3 on the Denmark pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Turn Me On” by Kevin Lyttle peaked at number 1 on the Denmark pop singles chart.

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In 1813, The Royal Philharmonic Society was formed in London.

In 1848, James W. Marshall discovered a gold nugget at Sutterʹs Mill in northern California, a discovery that led to the gold rush of 1849. The state has suffered its ups and downs ever since.

In 1888, The typewriter ribbon was patented by Jacob L. Wortman of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

In 1902, Denmark sells Virgin Islands to U.S.A.

In 1903, The boundary between the U.S. and Canada is fixed.

In 1903, U.S. Secretary of State John Hay and British Ambassador Herbert create a joint commission to establish the Alaskan border.

In 1908, The first Boy Scout troop was organized in England by Sir Robert Baden-Powell, a general in the British Army. Tom Lehrer says “Be prepared!”

In 1916, The U.S. Supreme Court rules that income tax law is constitutional in Brushaber v. Union Pacific Railroad Company.

In 1924, The Russian city of Petrograd 1914-24, which was previously known as Saint Petersburg (1703-1914), was renamed Leningrad in honor of the late revolutionary leader (however, it has since been renamed Saint Petersburg since 1991). Why they changed it again, I canʹt say, people just like it better that way.

In 1925, A moving picture of a solar eclipse was taken from a dirigible over Long Island.

In 1930, Primo Carnera made his American boxing debut this day by knocking out Big Boy Patterson in one minute, ten seconds of the opening round before a small, intimate gathering of 20,000 people in New York City. How embarrassing for poor Big Boy! He would later change his name to Rocky Balboa.

In 1930, Walt Disney signs a contract with King Features for the Mickey Mouse comic strip.

In 1935, The first beer in cans, “Krueger Cream Ale”, were sold by the Kruger Brewing Company in Richmond, Virginia.

In 1939, (some sources say b. 1941) Singer/songwriter Ray Stevens is born. Best known as a novelty singer, Stevens lands his first top 40 song in 1961 with “Jeremiah Peabodyʹs Poly Unsaturated Quick Dissolving Fast Acting Pleasant Tasting Green and Purple Pills.” His two number one songs are “Everything Is Beautiful” in 1970 and “The Streak” in 1974.

In 1940, Ronald Reagan and Jane Wyman wed, now divorced.

In 1941, The Pluto film, “Plutoʹs Playmate” is released.

In 1947, NFL owners added a fifth official (back judge) and voted to allow a sudden-death overtime in playoff games. The rule wasnt' used until 1958.

In 1949, Actor-comedian John (Adam) Belushi was born in Chicago, Illinois. As a member of the Second City improvisational troupe, Belushi was then cast as a member of the “Not Ready for Prime Time Players” on NBC-TVʹs “Saturday Night Live.” Films followed, including “National Lampoonʹs Animal House,” “Goin' South,” “1941,” “Old Boyfriends,” “The Blues Brothers,” “Continental Divide” and “Neighbors.” On March 5, 1982, Belushi, 33, was found dead in his bungalow of the Chateau Marmont Hotel in West Hollywood, California. The coroner gave the cause of death as a lethal injection of cocaine and heroin; several years later, Belushiʹs drug-dealing/drug-using companion during his final weeks, Cathy Smith, was tried and sentenced to three years in prison for supplying the comedian with the drugs that killed him.

In 1953, “The Fight Of The Week”, TV Sports, debut on ABC.

In 1953, Just weeks after his death, Hank Williams hits number one with the prophetic “Iʹll Never Get Out Of This World Alive”

In 1957, Elvis Presley recorded the single “Teddy Bear”.

In 1958, R.C., “Jailhouse Rock” by Elvis Presley peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1958, AMERICAN BANDSTAND FRANKIE LYMON and THE TEENAGERS are guest stars, with “GOODY GOODY”

In 1959, On the cover of TV Guide: “Red Skelton”. Other Articles: Have Gun Will Travel, Cimmarron City

In 1960, Johnny Preston hits number one on the pop chart with “Running Bear,” a song penned by the late J.P Richardson (alias the Big Bopper). Prestonʹs smash will make it to number one on the United Kingdom pop chart and number three on the U.S. R&B chart.

In 1961, Lazard Brothers Ltd draw a check for $334,867,807.68.

In 1962, Teenage twist star Danny Peppermint--who had earlier released a version of “The Peppermint Twist” different from, but competing with, the version by Joey Dee and the Starlighters — is nearly killed when he touches a microphone stand at the Thunderbird Hotel in Las Vegas and is electrocuted. Heʹs rushed to a hospital where he recovers.

In 1962, Jackie Robinson became the first black player to be elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. He was also the first black player in major league history.

In 1963, Buddy Rogers and Lou Thesz wrestle in Toronto, Rogers becomes WWF wrestling champ and Thesz becomes NWA champ.

In 1964, CBS-TV acquired the rights to televise the National Football Leagueʹs 1964-1965 regular season. The move cost CBS $14.1 million a year. The NFL stayed on CBS continuously for 30 years, until upstart FOX Broadcasting side-swiped the powerful CBS and outbid it for the rights to the NFL telecasts for nearly two BILLION dollars over five years. As a result, most of the well-known CBS Sports announcers went to FOX, including Pat Summerall, John Madden, Dick Stockton, Verne Lundquist and others. It was a black eye for the once proud CBS.

In 1964, The 24th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution goes into effect and states voting rights cannot be denied due to failure to pay taxes.

In 1965, ED SULLIVAN SHOW Musical Guests: The Animals (“Donʹt Let Me Be Misunderstood”)

In 1965, Post- “Rifleman” star Chuck Connors stars as a disgraced military man in the Old West who travels the country trying to prove his heroism in NBCʹs “Branded.”

In 1966, TVʹS HULLABALOO Guests include MITCH RYDER and THE DETROIT WHEELS

In 1967, “The Peter Potamus Show”, TV Cartoon Show, last aired on ABC.

In 1968, On Another World, Lee (Barbara Rodell) killed Lefty (Laurence Keith) with a fire poker after he attacked her.

In 1969, Spainʹs General Francisco Franco declared martial law in his country after disturbances which led to nearly 300 arrests; the uprising lasted until March 25, 1969, which was six years before he was confirmed to finally be dead at long last.

In 1969, READING ABOUT PAMPERS “TIME” magazine reports on the wildly successful introduction of PAMPERS Disposbale Diapers by Proctor and Gamble (in fact as of the winter of '69, demand so outpaced supply that PAMPERS werenʹt even sold in the South or Far West)

In 1970, Commemorating the start of Year One for Peace, John Lennon and Yoko Ono announced they have shaved their heads.

In 1970, Doctor Robert Moog unveiled his new invention: a miniature synthesizer known as the mini-moog. Fearing it would make its members obsolete, the American Federation of Musiciansʹ union considered a ban on the instrument

In 1970, R.C., “2001 A Space Odyssey” by Berlin Philharmonic peaked at #90 on the pop singles chart.

In 1970, R.C., “Johnny B. Goode” by Johnny Winter peaked at #92 on the pop singles chart.

In 1974, JACK BENNY TV SPECIAL Musical Guests: The DeFRANCO FAMILY (“HEARTBEAT ITʹS A LOVEBEAT”, “ABRACADABRA”). The show, titled “JACK BENNYʹS 2ND FAREWELL SPECIAL” turned out to be the comedy legendʹs final TV program. (He fell ill with cancer that fall and died in December.)

In 1975, In the mid 1970s, producer Norman Lear was breaking television taboos at a rate of a few a week. With ABCʹs “Hot L Baltimore,” based on the hit Off-Broadway play about a crumbling hotel and its nutty residents, Lear goes one step racier. James “Babe” Cromwell, Richard Masur (later One Day at a Time) and Conchata Ferrell star. It was Cold L Ratings and was gone by summer.

In 1975, Comedian Larry Fine, of “Three Stooges” fame, died in Los Angeles at age 72.

In 1976, George Foreman knocked out Ron Lyle in the fifth round of one of the greatest slugfests in boxing history.

In 1976, On Ryan's Hope, Faith (Faith Catlin) hurt herself while trying to escape from Kenneth (Ty McConnell).

In 1976, On the cover of TV Guide: “cast of M*A*S*H: Alan Alda, Mike Farrell, Harry Morgan”. Other Articles: Honeymooners, Louis Armstrong

In 1976, R.C., “I Love Music (part 1)” by OʹJays peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “Rock And Roll All Nite (Live)” by Kiss peaked at #12 on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, TVʹS “SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE” Hosts: PETER COOK and DUDLEY MOORE; Musical Guest: NEIL SEDAKA (“BREAKING UP IS HARD TO DO”, “LONELY NIGHT”)

In 1978, “Little Criminals” album by Randy Newman was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1978, Singer/songwriterr Randy Newman receives a gold record for his hit “Short People”, which made it to number two on the chart. Newman had angered many short people with the song, especially the line that stated, “short people got no reason to live.” Newman claimed it was a subtle poke at prejudice.

In 1979, The Clash released their first single in America, “I Fought the Law,” which was written by Sonny Curtis of Buddy Hollyʹs backup band, the Crickets. It was released on Epic Records. Though it gets lots of play on the college stations and in the new wave dance rock clubs, it will not be a hit on the pop chart.

In 1980, On As the World Turns, Claudia (Mary McDonnell) told Barbara (Colleen Zenk) that Raymond was drinking and had started going crazy over dealing with the backlog of medical bills.

In 1980, On The Edge of Night, Steve (Denny Albee) was shocked when Miles (Joel Crothers) claimed that "Mrs Corey" was really Nola Madisson in disguise.

In 1983, Hulk Hogan pins the Iron Sheik for World Wrestling Federation title.

In 1983, on General Hospital, Holly Sutton learned that she was pregnant with Luke’s baby.

In 1984, Apple Computer Incorporated unveiled its new Macintosh personal computer in stores just days after its commercial was seen during the Super Bowl; it was designed to compete with IBM PCʹs. It boasted a built-in nine-inch monochrome display, a clock rate of eight megahertz and 128k of RAM. Price tag: $2,495.

In 1985, The football rules committee of the NCAA decided that it would be nice to place the football on the 20-yard line when a kickoff goes through the end zone. It replaced a rule that placed the ball at the 30-yard line; a rule that had been in force for a very short time.

In 1986, Drake Hogestyn debuted as John Black on Days of our Lives when "The Pawn" was finally unmasked. The character first appeared in November 1985 with his face completely bandaged, played by Glen Vincent (3 episodes), and then Robert Poynton (14 episodes) until Hogestyn was cast and The Pawn's face was revealed.

In 1986, The Voyager II space probe made its first fly-by of Uranus (81,593 km), finds new moons, and took dozens of photographs. This event proved to be the butt of many jokes.

In 1987, On the cover of TV Guide: “Nicolette Sheridan of Knots Landing”. Other Articles: Our House, Milton Berle

In 1987, R.C., “At This Moment” by Billy Vera and The Beaters reentered the chart and peaked at number one on the pop singles chart. A 1981 single, it hits number one thanks in part to the TV sitcom “Family Ties.”

In 1987, R.C., “Coming Around Again” by Carly Simon peaked at #18 on the pop singles chart.

In 1987, R.C., “Control” by Janet Jackson peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1987, R.C., “Jack Your Body” by Steve “Silk” Hurly peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1987, R.C., “Someday” by Glass Tiger peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1987, R.C., “Suburbia” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at #70 on the pop singles chart.

In 1987, R.C., “Victory” by Kool and The Gang peaked at number ten on the pop singles chart.

In 1987, “Big Time” by Peter Gabriel entered the Top 40 chart. In the lyrics of the song, it says “My pennies are getting bigger,” but itʹs often misunderstood for something else thatʹs getting bigger.

In 1987, “You Gotta Fight For Your Right To Party” by Beastie Boys entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1987, Football players Walter Payton and Joe Montana were guests on “Saturday Night Live.”

In 1989, ABC goes behind the scenes of a morning news show with “Studio Five-B,” a three-episode nighttime soap with George Grizzard and Jeffrey Tambor as its best-known regulars.

In 1990, Eight p.m./ET “Growing Pains” (ABC): Maggie (Joanna Kerns) wonders whether she has heard correctly when Ben (Jeremy Miller) asks for permission to get his ear pierced, a request that prompts an argument on parenting between Maggie and Jason (Alan Thicke). Years later, in a lost episode that never aired, Maggie wonders whether she has heard correctly when Ben asks for permission to join The Backstreet Boys, a request that prompts another argument on parenting between Maggie and Jason. (joke).

In 1992, on One Life to Live Susan Haskell debuted as Marty Saybrooke.

In 1994, On “All My Children”, Tad Martin wrestled custody of Jamie from Brooke in an ugly court battle. They eventually made up and shared custody.

In 1995, Van Halenʹs “Balance” album was released with the singles “Donʹt Tell Me”, “Canʹt Stop Loving You”, “Not Enough”. It was their last album recorded with Sammy Hagar.

In 1995, Dan Aykroyd, Jim Belushi, Jon Bon Jovi and James Brown performed at a Los Angeles tribute to John Belushi on the 46th anniversary of his birth.

In 1996, Conan OʹBrien announces that although 22,958 calls have been logged on the toll-free “Find Grady” hotline, actor Whitman Mayo has still not been located and the “Search For Grady continues” on “Late Night.”

In 1996, “Tracey Takes On…” began airing on HBO

In 1996, The fat substitute Olestra was approved for sale by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Make sure to read the warning label before you purchase such products; this additive may prove very uncomfortable to some people.

In 1997, Conan OʹBrien has his wisdom teeth removed.

In 1997, The movie “Fierce Creatures” starring John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline and Michael Palin opened in U.S.A. theaters.

In 1997, The movie “Hamlet” opened in U.S.A. theaters.

In 2000, Disney/ABC Cable Networks launched its new soap opera channel “SoapNet.” The 24-hour ad-supported network features same-day primetime reruns of Disney-owned ABCʹs “All My Children,” “General Hospital,” “One Life to Live” and “Port Charles” and an original program called “Soap Center”. SoapNet is poised to compete with Sonyʹs planned new soap opera channel called “SoapCity,” also scheduled to be launched early next year. SoapCity will run same-day primetime repeats of soaps from Sony-owned Columbia TriStar Television and Procter and Gamble such as “The Young and the Restless,” “Days of Our Lives,” “Guiding Light,” “Another World” and “As the World Turns.” Neither network has announced distribution deals or specific program schedules.

In 2000, On another demented episode of the serial “Passions,” seen on NBC, after eating a poisoned puff pastry meant for her enemy (the goody goody Charity), witch Tabitha Lennox melts into a pool of water. Thinking quickly, her living doll companion Timmy calls for help, summoning Doctor Bombay from “Bewitched.” In order to help her, the good doctor turns Tabitha into a fish.

In 2000, On Passions, Timmy (Josh Ryan Evans) called a witch doctor Dr. Bombay (Bernard Fox, who played Dr. Bombay on classic sitcom Bewitched) to help Tabitha. He later turned her into a fish.

In 2000, “Brutally Normal” TV sitcom premiered on WB

In 2000, “Double Dare (as Double Dare 2000)” returned to be airing new episodes on Nickelodeon.

In 2000, “Europop” album by Eiffel 65 was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 2003, The movies “Confessions of a Dangerous Mind” and “Darkness Falls” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2003, “Penn and Teller: Bulls…[BANG]…hit!” began airing on Showtime.

In 2004, Six months after they began dating, actress Selma Blair and actor-rocker Ahmet Zappa got married at the Coldwater Canyon, California, home of actress-writer Carrie Fisher.

In 2005, on General Hospital, Emily shot and killed her rapist, Connor Bishop, in self-defense.

In 2007, on Guiding Light, Tammy died after being struck by a car.

In 2014, The movie “I, Frankenstein” openedin theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2016, “The X-Files” returned to be airing new episodes on Fox.

In 2018, Scientists in China announced that they had used the cloning technique that produced Dolly the sheep to create healthy monkeys; it was the first such achievement in primates.

In 2019, “The Other Two” began airing on Comedy Central. What were the First Two?

In 2020, The movies “The Gentlemen,” “The Last Full Measure,” “Zombi Child” and “Blind Eyes Opened” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2020, After the Chinese city of Wuhan halted outbound flights, trains, buses and ferries in an effort to stop the spread of a deadly new virus, 12 other cities in the province followed suit, bringing more than 36 million people under lockdown.

In 2020, Health officials in Chicago said a woman in her 60s had become the second U.S. patient diagnosed with a new virus that had emerged in China; sheʹd returned from that country in mid-January.

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