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Last Updated 02-22-2021

Bart Simpson -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.12/17/1979 or 4/1/1980
General Fictious Character
Misc: Simpsons character

🎭🎵Jane Powell -- is 93 in the year 2021 and 94 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1928
Actress, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Portland, Or.; RN:Suzanne Burce
Misc: 1940s and 50s movie musicals
Movie Titles: Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Milan Kundera -- is 92 in the year 2021 and 93 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1929 N.S.
Author, Czech
Book Titles: The Joke (1967), The Book of Laughter and Forgetting (1979), The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1984)

🎭🏆Joanne Arnold -- is 90 in the year 2021 and 91 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1931 N.S.
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: May 1954

🎭Don Hastings -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1934
TV/Radio/Soap Actor
Names/Places: Bob's brother
TV Shows: As the World Turns (as Dr. Bob Hughes), Captain Video & His Video Rangers (as the Ranger)

📰🎭Vladimir Pozner -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1934
Journalist, TV Talk Show Host, Russian
TV Shows: Pozner & Donahue

⛪🎭🏆Ali MacGraw -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1939
Roman Catholic, Movie Actress, Model
Names/Places: b. in Pound Ridge, N.Y.; RFN:Alice; Steve McQueen's ex-wife
Misc: some say b. in 1938; retired from acting in 1997
TV Shows: The Winds of War (as Natalie Jastrow), Dynasty (as Lady Ashley Montague)
Movie Titles: Love Story, The Getaway, Convoy, Goodbye Columbus

⚖🎵Rudolph Isley -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1939
Hall of Famer, Minister, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Cincinnatti, Oh.
Misc: retired from music in 1989 for ministry
Group Names: The Isley Brothers
Song Titles: Shout, Twist and Shout, This Old Heart of Mine, It's Your Thing, Fight the Power, Livin' in the Life, It's a Disco Night, Between the Sheets

🎵Tom Shipley -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1941
Folk Singer, Folk Guitarist
Group Names: Brewer & Shipley, soloist
Song Titles: One Toke Over The Line

🎭🎵Frank Gari -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1942
Actor, Composer, Songwriter, Singer

✍🎵Phil Margo -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1942
Author, Bass Singer/Basso, Drummer, Doo Wop Performer, Rhythm and Blues Guitarist
Group Names: The Tokens
Song Titles: The Lion Sleeps Tonight

🎭Heather Young -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1945 N.S.
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1980
TV Shows: Land of the Giants (as Betty Hamilton)
Movie Titles: A Guide for the Married Man

🎵🎸John Barbata -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1946
Rock & Roll Drummer
Misc: some say b. in 1945
Group Names: The Turtles, Jefferson Airplane, Jefferson Starship

🎵🎸Robin Scott -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1947
Songwriter, New Wave Singer, New Wave Keybordist, English
Names/Places: aka M
Song Titles: Pop Muzik

🏆🏈Doug Sutherland -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1948
NFL Defensive
Misc: Super Bowl VIII, IX, XI
Sports Teams: Minnesota Vikings

🎭🎵🎸Jimmy Cliff -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1948
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, Composer/Songwriter, Guitarist, Keyboardist, Bandleader, Soul Singer, Reggae Singer, Jamaican
Names/Places: RN:James Chambers
Song Titles: Wild World, I Can See Clearly Now, Reggae Night, Hakuna Matata
Movie Titles: The Harder They Come, Club Paradise

🏆⚾Willie Montañez -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1948
MLB Player, Puerto Rican

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🎭🎵Heywood Banks -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1950 N.S.
Comedian, Novelty Singer
Song Titles: 18 Wheels, Toast, The Cat Got Dead

Samuel Alito -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1950
Supreme Court Justice

🎵Billy Currie -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1950
Songwriter, Pianist, Synthesizer, Violinist, English
Misc: some say b. 1952
Group Names: Ultravox

🏆Cynthia Hall -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1951 N.S.
Model, Playmate
Misc: March 1971

🎭Annette O'Toole -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1952
Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Houston, TX
Misc: some sources say b. 1953
TV Shows: The Huntress (as Dottie), Nash Bridges (as Lisa Bridges), Smallville (as Martha Kent)
Movie Titles: 48 Hrs., Cat People, Superman III

🎭Barry Sonnenfield -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1953
Movie Producer/Director, Cinematographer
Movie Titles: Men in Black (series), Wild Wild West, Get Shorty

🎨Andreas Deja -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1957 N.S.
Animator, Cartoonist, Polish
Movie Titles: Aladdin (creator of Jafar), Beauty and the Beast (creator of Gaston)

🏆🏌Donnie Hammond -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1957
Golfer

🎭Merritt Yohnka -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1958
Actor, Stuntman
Movie Titles: American History X, Captain America: The First Avenger, Transformers, Minority Report

🎭Ivan G'Vera -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1959
Actor, Stuntman
TV Shows: Legends (as Prague Official)
Movie Titles: Terminator Salvation, Casino Royale, The Hunt for Red October, A Royal Affair

🎭Jennifer Runyon -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1960
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Charles in Charge (as Gwendolyn Pierce)
Movie Titles: Ghostbusters

🏆🏈Jim Jeffcoat -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1961
NFL Coach, NFL Defensive

🎵Mark White -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1961
Songwriter, Hip-Pop Guitarist, British
Group Names: ABC

🎵Susan Boyle -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1961
Singer, Scottish

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🎭José Zúñiga -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1962
Actor
Movie Titles: Mission: Impossible 3, Twilight, Constantine, Smoke, Next

🎭🏆Phillip Schofield -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1962
Personality, Sportscaster, English
TV Shows: Dancing on Ice, This Morning (ITV)

🏆⚾Rich Amaral -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1962
MLB Player

🏆🏒Scott Stevens -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1964
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Misc: played 1982-2004
Sports Teams: Washington Capitals, St. Louis Blues, New Jersey Devils

🏆🏈John "Jumbo" Elliott -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1965 N.S.
NFL Tackle
Sports Teams: New York Giants

🏆🏀Mark Jackson -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1965
NBA Coach, NBA Guard

🎵🎸Peter O'Toole -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1965
Rock & Roll Bassist, Irish
Group Names: Hothouse Flowers

🎭Chris (TV Host) Evans -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1966 N.S.
Radio Host, TV Host, English

🏆🏈Odie Harris -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1966
NFL Player

🎭Traci Lin-Tavi -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1968
Actress, Producer
Names/Places: aka Traci Lind
Movie Titles: The End of Violence, Class of 1999, Fright Night Part 2, My Boyfriend's Back

🏆🏈Joel Smeenge -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1968
NFL Defensive End

🎵Woody Lee -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1968
Songwriter, Country Singer

🏆🏒Kevin Dean -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1969
NHL Coach, NHL Player, American

✍🎭Brad Meltzer -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1970
Novelist, Screenwriter, Producer
Book Titles: The Tenth Justice, Jack and Bobby, Identity Crisis
TV Shows: Decoded, Jack and Bobby

🎭🏆Sung Hi Lee -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1970
Actress, Model, Korean

🏆🏈Mark Wheeler -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1970 N.S.
NFL Player

🏆⚾Matt Herges -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1970
MLB Pitcher

🎭Jessica Collins -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1971
Actress
Names/Places: not to be confused with Jessica Collins of Zero Dark Thirty fame
TV Shows: Beverly Hills 90210 (as Jodi), Tru Calling (as Meredith Davies)

🏆🏈Ernest Jones -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1971
NFL Player, Football Defensive Lineman
Misc: Superbowl XXXII
Sports Teams: Denver Broncos

🎭🎵Method Man -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1971
Actor, Rap Music Performer
Group Names: My Baby's Daddy

🎭Albert Hughes -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1972
Producer/Director
Names/Places: Allen's twin
Movie Titles: From Hell, The Book of Eli, Menace II Society, Dead Presidents

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🎭Allen Hughes -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1972
Producer/Director
Names/Places: Albert's twin
Movie Titles: From Hell, The Book of Eli, Menace II Society, Broken City

🏆🏒Darren McCarty -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1972
NHL Player, Canadian

📰⚖Rachel Maddow -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1973
Newsperson, Political Commentator

🎭Colby Donaldson -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1974
Actor

🏆🎾Magdalena Maleeva -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1975
Tennis Player

🎭David Oyelowo -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1976 N.S.
Actor, Producer/Director, English
TV Shows: Spooks (as Officer Danny Hunter)
Movie Titles: Interstellar, Selma, Jack Reacher, Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011), The Butler

🎭🎮Troy Baker -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1976 N.S.
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
Misc: prolific video game actor
TV Shows: Bleach, Naruto: Shippuden, Marvel's Avengers Assemble
Video Games: Lego (series), Batman (series), Mortal Kombat (series), Final Fantasy (series), BioShock Infinite

🎭Jon Gosselin -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1977
Personality

🎭🎮JJ Feild -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1978 N.S.
Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: TURN: Washington's Spies (as Major John Andre)
Movie Titles: Goal! III, Captain America: The First Avenger, Centurion, Austenland
Video Games: Captain America (series)

🎭🎵Bijou Phillips -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1980
Actress, Singer
TV Shows: Raising Hope (as Lucy)
Movie Titles: Almost Famous, Bully, Hostel: Part II, Havoc

🎵Kip Moore -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1980 N.S.
Country Singer
Song Titles: Something 'Bout a Truck
Album Titles: Up All Night

✍🎭Dan Mintz -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1981
Writer, Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Important Things with Demetri Martin, The Awesomes (as Vasquez), Nathan For You, Crank Yankers, Bob's Burgers (as Tina Belcher)

🎭🎵Hannah Spearritt -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1981
Actress, Pop Singer, English
Group Names: S Club 7
TV Shows: Primeval (as Abby)
Movie Titles: Seed of Chucky, Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London

🎭Sam Huntington -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1982
Movie Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Being Human (as Josh Levinson)
Movie Titles: Superman Returns, Fanboys, Being Human, Detroit Rock City, Jungle 2 Jungle, Not Another Teen Movie

🎭Taran Killam -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1982 N.S.
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: The Amanda Show, MAD TV, Saturday Night Live
Movie Titles: The Heat, 12 Years as a Slave, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)

🎭🎮🏆Matt Lanter -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1983
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor, Model
TV Shows: 90210 (as Liam Court), Star-Crossed, Ultimate Spider-Man, Star Wars The Clone Wars
Movie Titles: Star Wars the Clone Wars (as Anakin), Disaster Movie, Soroity Row, Vampires Suck, The Roommate
Video Games: Star Wars The Clone Wars (series), Lego Star Wars III, Disney Infinity 3.0

🎵Hillary Scott -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1984
Songwriter, Country Singer
Misc: some say b. in 1985 or 1986
Group Names: Lady Antebellum
Album Titles: Lady Antebellum, Need You Now, Own the Night, Golden, 747

🎭Josh Zuckerman -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1985
Actor
TV Shows: 90210 (as Max Miller 2011-2013)
Movie Titles: Sex Drive, Austin Powers in Goldmember, Feast, Surviving Christmas

🏆⚾Daniel Murphy -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1985 N.S.
MLB Infielder
Misc: NLCS MVP (2015)

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🏆🏈Brad Jones -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1986 N.S.
NFL Linebacker

🎭Mackenzie Davis -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1987 N.S.
Actress, Canadian

🏆Kayla Collins -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1987
Model, Playmate
Misc: August 2008
Movie Titles: Casting Couch

🏆Ting Ti -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1987 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, Chinese

🎵🎸Arejay Hale -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1987 N.S.
Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Halestorm

🏆🏀Brook Lopez -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1988 N.S.
NBA Center

🏆🏀Robin Lopez -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1988 N.S.
NBA Player

🏆🏒Reilly Smith -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1991 N.S.
NHL Right Wing, Canadian

Sarah Delaney Buffett -- is 29 in the year 2021 and 30 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1992
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Jane Slagsvol and Jimmy's daughter

Marvin Gaye IV -- is 26 in the year 2021 and 27 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1995
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Jenny-Joi Fennimore and Marvin III's son

Kama Hagar -- is 25 in the year 2021 and 26 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1996
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Kari and Sammy's daughter

🎭Asa Butterfield -- is 24 in the year 2021 and 25 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1997
Actor
Movie Titles: Nanny McPhee Returns, Ender's Game, Hugo

Christopher Casey Combs -- is 23 in the year 2021 and 24 in the year 2022; b.4/1/1998
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Kim Porter and Sean "Puffy" Combs' son

Dylan Marshall -- is 13 in the year 2021 and 14 in the year 2022; b.4/1/2008
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Tracey Gold and Roby's son

🎭Tyler Wladis -- is 11 in the year 2021 and 12 in the year 2022; b.4/1/2010 N.S.
Actor

Mabel Ray Willis -- is 9 in the year 2021 and 10 in the year 2022; b.4/1/2012
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Emma Heming and Bruce's daughter

Dashiel Eden Anderson -- is 6 in the year 2021 and 7 in the year 2022; b.4/1/2015 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Milla Jojovich and Paul W.S. Anderson's daughter

Amanda Carrington -- b.4/1/????
Misc: Heather Locklear's character on Melrose Place

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William Harvey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1578 J-LD d.6/3/1657 J-LD (79)
Physician, English
Misc: discovered blood circulation & heart function

🏆🏁🏇Eclipse -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1764 d.2/27/1789 (24)
Racehorse
Misc: an outstanding, undefeated 18th-century British Thoroughbred racehorse who was later a phenomenal success as a sire.

Otto von Bismarck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1815 d.7/30/1898 (83)
Head of State, German
Names/Places: aka Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg; NN:Iron Chancellor
Misc: Prussia premier, the first Chancellor of Germany

🎭Edward A. Sothern -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1826 d.1/20/1881 (54)
Stage Actor, English
Misc: comic role actor in Britan and America

💰Jim Fisk -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1835 N.S. d.1/7/1872 N.S. (36)
Businessperson
Misc: known variously as "Big Jim," "Diamond Jim," and "Jubilee Jim" was an American stockbroker and corporate executive who has been referred to as one of the "robber barons" of the Gilded Age.

🏆🥊Tom Allen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1840 d.4/5/1904 (64)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, English

Sophonisba Breckinridge -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1866 d.7/30/1948 (82)
Social Reformer

🎵Ferruccio Busoni -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1866 d.7/27/1924 (58)
Composer, Pianist, Italian

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Edmond Rostand -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1868 d.12/2/1918 (50)
Dramatist/Playwright, Poet, French

🎵Sergei "Serge" Rachmaninov -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/20/1873 Ju-1 or 4/1/1873 N.S. d.3/28/1943 N.S. (69)
Conductor/Composer, Pianist, Russian
Names/Places: b. in Novgorod Province; MN:Wassilievitch; d. in Beverly Hills
Song Titles: Prelude In C# Minor

✍📰Edgar Wallace -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1875 d.2/10/1932 (56)
Writer, Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, Journalist, English
Misc: he was a human book factory who wrote 10,000 words a day, authoring 173 books, 23 plays, hundreds of articles, and the screen play for "King Kong"

⚖🎵🏆🥊Stanislaus Zbyszko -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1879 d.9/23/1967 (88)
Hall of Famer, Attorney/Lawyer, Pianist, Wrestler, Polish

🎭Laurette Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1883 d.12/7/1946 (63)
Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: RLN:Cooney

🎭Lon Chaney Sr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1883 d.8/26/1930 (47)
Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Colorado Springs, Co.
Movie Titles: The Man of a Thousand Faces, Hunchback of Notre Dame, Phantom of the Opera, High Noon

Clementine Churchill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1885 d.12/12/1977 (92)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: Winston's wife

🎭Wallace Beery -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1885 d.4/15/1949 (64)
Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Kansas City, MO; Gloria Swanson's ex-
Misc: some sources give b. in 1886 or 1889

🏆🏁🏊Jack Cody -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1885 N.S. d.4/11/1963 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, American
Misc: Swimming Coach

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

🎨Clarence Daniel Batchelor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1888 d.9/5/1977 (89)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Political

🏆🏒Frank Rankin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1891 d.7/23/1932 (41)
Hall of Famer, NHL Coach, NHL Player, Canadian
Misc: NHL Rover; played 1904-1915
Sports Teams: Toronto Eatons, Toronto St. Michael's Majors

📰Linton Wells -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1893 d.1/31/1976 (82)
Correspondent
Misc: of wars

🎵Alberta Hunter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1895 d.10/17/1984 (89)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Blues Singer, African

🎵Lucille Bogan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1897 d.8/10/1948 (51)
Blues Singer

Jean Macnamara -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1899 N.S. d.10/13/1968 N.S. (69)
Scientist, Doctor
Misc: best known for her contributions to children's health and welfare

🏆Stefanie Clausen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1900 N.S. d.8/2/1981 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, Danish (Denmark)
Names/Places: RN: Anna Stefanie Nanna Fryland Clausen

📰⚖William Benton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1900 d.3/18/1973 (72)
Publisher, Politician
Book Titles: Encyclopedia Britannica (publisher)

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🏆🏌Johnny Farrell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1901 d.6/14/1988 (87)
Golfer

📰Whittaker Chambers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1901 N.S. d.7/9/1961 N.S. (60)
Journalist, Editor
Names/Places: RN:J. Vivian Chambers

⚛💰Clara McBride Hale -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1905 d.12/18/1992 (87)
Nurse, Philanthropist
Names/Places: NN:Mother Hale
Misc: founded the Hale House in Harlem

🎭Lester Cowan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1906 d.10/21/1990 (84)
Movie Producer

🎭Ned Glass -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1906 d.6/15/1984 (78)
Actor, Polish
TV Shows: Julia (as Sol Cooper), Bridget Loves Bernie

🎭Phillip Space -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1907 N.S. d.??/??/???? N.S.
Movie Actor
Misc: (Legendary?) Movie Extra, appeared as an extra in over 1000 theatrical releases; Leonard Maltin's Joke; APRIL FOOL!

🎭Abner Biberman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1909 d.6/20/1977 (68)
TV/Movie Actor, TV Director
Names/Places: Joanna Barnes' hubby

🎵Eddie "Eddy" Duchin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1909 d.2/9/1951 (41)
Pianist, Bandleader
Names/Places: Peter's dad

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Theodore Lidz -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1910 d.2/16/2001 (90)
Psychiatrist
Misc: best known for his articles and books on the causes of schizophrenia and on psychotherapy with schizophrenic patients.

🎵🎷Harry Carney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1910 d.10/8/1974 (64)
Clarinetist, Baritone-sax, Jazz Saxophonist
Misc: Bass clarinet

🎭🎵Art Lund -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1915 d.5/31/1990 (75)
Actor, Singer
Group Names: Benny Goodman Orchestra

🎭Leon Janney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1917 d.7/4/1980 (63)
TV/Radio Actor, Game Show Host
TV Shows: Stop Me If You've Heard This One, Think Fast, Hawk (as Asst. DA Ed Gorton)

🎭🎵Wee Bonnie Baker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1917 d.8/11/1990 (73)
Actress, Singer, Jazz-Pop Performer
Names/Places: aka Bonnie Baker; RN:Evelyn Nelson
Misc: Had the unusual distinction of singing a love duet with 'Porky Pig' when she recorded "That's All Folks!" with Mel Blanc, for Capitol Records.

🎭Toshiro Mifune -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1920 N.S. d.12/24/1997 N.S. (77)
TV/Movie Actor, Japanese
Misc: Japan's biggest international star (like John Wayne)
TV Shows: Shogun's Lord Toranaga

🎵Arthur Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1921 d.4/3/2014 (93)
Songwriter, Guitarist, Bandleader, Country Performer
Names/Places: NN:Fiddlin'
Misc: some say b. April 10
Song Titles: Dueling Banjos (songwriter)

🏆🥊Beau Jack -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1921 d.2/9/2000 (78)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🏆🏒Ken Reardon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1921 d.3/15/2008 (86)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Sports Teams: Montreal Canadiens (possibly 1940-1950)

🎵William L. Bergsma -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1921 d.3/18/1994 (72)
Composer

✍📰William Manchester -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1922 N.S. d.6/1/2004 N.S. (82)
Author, Historian, Biographer
Book Titles: Death Of A President

🎵Duke Jordan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1922 d.8/8/2006 (84)
Composer, Pianist

🎭Bobby Jordan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1923 d.9/10/1965 (42)
Actor
Movie Titles: Dead-End kid

🎭Leora Dana -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1923 d.12/13/1983 (60)
Actress

🏆🏒John Paul "Jack" Garrity -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1926 N.S. d.8/31/2015 N.S. (89)
Hall of Famer, Hockey Player, Olympic Athlete
Misc: played 1951-1955
Sports Teams: Worcester Warriors, Boston Olympics

Anne McCaffey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1926 d.11/21/2011 (85)
Author, American, Irish

🏆⚽Walter Bahr -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1927 N.S. d.6/18/2018 N.S. (91)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player
Misc: long time captain of the U.S. national team

🎵Amos Milburn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1927 d.1/3/1980 (52)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Pianist, Blues Singer

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🎭Dr. George Grizzard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1928 d.10/2/2007 (79)
Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in Roanoke Rapids, N.C.
Movie Titles: Small Time Crooks

🏆🏈Glen Edward "Bo" Schembechler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1929 d.11/17/2006 (77)
College Football Coach
Misc: retired in 1989 as fifth winningest Div. I college coach ever; 234-65-8 record in 27 years; coached Michigan from 1969-89; 10 Rose Bowls but only 2 wins.

🏆🏁Ray Hendrick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1929 d.9/28/1990 (61)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: Modified racing

🎭🎵Grace Lee Whitney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1930 d.5/1/2015 (85)
Actress, Songwriter, Singer
Song Titles: Disco Trekkin' (composer), Star Child (composer), USS Enterprise (composer)
TV Shows: Star Trek (as Yeoman Janice Rand)

🎭George Baker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1931 d.10/7/2011 (80)
Actor
Movie Titles: Goodbye Mr Chips, Moonraker, Curse of the Fly

🎭Gordon Jump -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1932 d.9/22/2003 (71)
TV Actor, Commercial Actor
Names/Places: b. in Dayton, Ohio
Misc: Maytag repairman
TV Shows: WKRP in Cincinnatti (as Arthur Carlson the station manager), The New WKRP in Cincinnatti (as Arthur Carlson the station manager), The Partridge Family (frequent guest), Growing Pains (as grandad)

⛪🎭🎵🏆Debbie Reynolds -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1932 d.12/28/2016 N.S. (84)
Roman Catholic, TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Singer, Exerciser
Names/Places: b. in El Paso, Tx.; RFMN:Mary Frances; Eddie Fisher's ex-
TV Shows: The Debbie Reynolds Show (as Debbie Thompson), Aloha Paradise
Movie Titles: Mother, In & Out, Singin' in the Rain, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Charlotte's Web

🎭🎵Jim "Ed" Brown -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1934 N.S. d.6/11/2015 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, TV Host, Singer, Country-Pop Performer
Names/Places: RFN:James
Group Names: The Browns
TV Shows: Nashville on the Road

🏆⚾Ron Perranoski -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1936 N.S. d.10/2/2020 N.S. (84)
MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Dodgers

🎵Don "The Real Don" Steele -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1936 N.S. d.8/5/1997 N.S. (61)
Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: RN:Donald S. Revert Steele
Misc: Famous Los Angeles personality on stations such as Boss Radio KHJ, and other stations through KRTH 101.1 (KHJ-AM's former sister station)

🏆⚾Phil Niekro -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1939 N.S. d.12/26/2020 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: b. in Lansing, Ohio
Misc: Knuckleball specialist; 275 hits; 5x All-Star, 5x Gold Glove; Braves #35 retired
Sports Teams: Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves (1964-1983), New York Yankees (1984-1985), Cleveland Indians (1986-1987), Toronto Blue Jays (1987), Atlanta Braves (1987)

Wangari Maathai -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1940 d.9/25/2011 (71)
Political Activist, Environmental Activist, Kenyan

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🏆🏒Guy Trottier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1941 d.6/19/2014 N.S. (73)
NHL Player, Canadian

🎵Alan Blakely -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1942 N.S. d.6/10/1996 N.S. (54)
Drummer, Rhythm Guitarist
Group Names: Brian Poole & the Tremeloes

🎵Danny Brooks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1943 d.??/??/????
Bass Singer/Basso, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: RN:Jim Mealey
Group Names: The Dovells

🎵🎸Eddie Wilson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1943 d.??/??/????
Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Eddie and the Cruisers

🏆⚾Daniel "Rusty" Staub -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1944 N.S. d.3/29/2018 N.S. (73)
Sportscaster, MLB Player
Names/Places: b. in New Orleans
Misc: 6x All-Star; was the first player to DH in all 162 games in 1978; Expos #10 retired, in the Mets Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Houston Colt .45s / Astros (1963-1968), Montreal Expos (1969-1971), New York Mets (1972-1975), Detroit Tigers (1976-1979), Montreal Expos (1979), Texas Rangers (1980), New York Mets (1981-1985)

🎵🎸Ronnie "Plonk" Lane -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1946 N.S. d.6/4/1997 N.S. (51)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Bassist, Rock & Roll Singer, English
Misc: some say b. 1948
Group Names: The Faces (aka The Small Faces)

🏆🏀Norm Van Lier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1947 d.2/26/2009 (61)
NBA Player

✍🎵Gil Scott-Heron -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1949 d.5/27/2011 (62)
Author, Novelist, Lyricist, Songwriter, Singer, Pianist
Misc: widely considered one of the godfathers of rap music

🎭🎵Brendan Grace -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1951 N.S. d.7/11/2019 N.S. (68)
Comedian, Singer, Irish
Song Titles: Combine Harvester

🎵🎸Rob Wasserman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1952 N.S. d.6/29/2016 N.S. (64)
Composer, Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: Bob Weir, RatDog, sessionist

🎵🎸Jeff Porcaro -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1954 d.8/5/1992 (38)
Percussionist, Rock & Roll Drummer
Names/Places: Joe's Son
Group Names: Toto

Dolores Jackson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1955 d.8/27/1994 (39)
Celebrity Spouse
Names/Places: Tito's ex-wife

🎭Denise Nickerson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1957 N.S. d.7/10/2019 N.S. (62)
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1978
TV Shows: Dark Shadows, The Short Circus (as Allison for The Electric Company group on the show)
Movie Titles: Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory

🏆🏀Kevin Jerome Duckworth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1964 d.8/25/2008 (44)
NBA Center

🏆🏈Markus Paul -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1966 N.S. d.11/25/2020 N.S. (54)
NFL Coach, NFL Player

🏆⚾Frank Castillo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1969 d.7/28/2013 (44)
MLB Pitcher

🏆🏈Sean Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.4/1/1983 N.S. d.11/27/2007 N.S. (24)
NFL Safety

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Roger Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1603 d.4/1/1683 (79)
Hall of Famer, Religionist, Theologian, British
Misc: American settler; died between January and March 1683

John Morton -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1724 or ??/??/1725 d.4/1/1777
Judge/Jurist
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer; I can't find the birthdate

🎵Giuditta Pasta -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/26/1797 N.S. d.4/1/1865 N.S. (67)
Opera Singer, Italian

🎨Chester Harding -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/1/1792 d.4/1/1866 (73)
Painter
Misc: drummer in the War of 1812

📰William Brann -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/4/1855 d.4/1/1898 (43)
Journalist, Editor

🎵John Yorke Atlee -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/28/1842 d.4/1/1910 (68)
Whistler
Names/Places: NN:Artistic Whistler
Song Titles: Mocking Bord song (1891)

🏆⚾Rube Waddell -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/13/1876 d.4/1/1914 (37)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: RFMN:George Edward
Sports Teams: Louisville Colonels (1897, 1899), Detroit Tigers (1898), Pittsburgh Pirates (1900-1901), Chicago Orphans (1901), Philadelphia Athletics (1902-1907), St. Louis Browns (1908-1910)

🎵Scott Joplin -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/24/1868 d.4/1/1917 (48)
Composer, Pianist
Names/Places: b. in Texarkana, TX; NN:King of Ragtime Music
Misc: Maple Leaf Ragtime music

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Herman Rorshcach -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/8/1884 N.S. d.4/1/1922 N.S. (37)
Psychiatrist, Swiss
Misc: devised the inkblot test that bears his name and that is widely used clinically for diagnosing psychopathology.

⛪🎭Jacob P. Adler -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/12/1855 d.4/1/1926 (71)
Jewish, Actor

🎭Macklyn Arbuckle -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1866 d.4/1/1931 (64)
Actor

🎭Noah Beery Sr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/17/1884 d.4/1/1946 (62)
Movie Actor

🎵Freddie Webster -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1916 d.4/1/1947 (30)
Trumpeter

Dr. Charles Richard Drew -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1904 d.4/1/1950 (45)
Scientist
Misc: pioneer of blood plasma search

Lewis Chubb -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/22/1882 d.4/1/1952 (69)
Engineer, Inventor
Misc: established the first U.S. radio station

📰Robert Rutherford McCormick -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/30/1880 d.4/1/1955 (74)
Publisher, Editor
Misc: Chicago Tribune

💰Helena Rubinstein -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/25/1870 d.4/1/1965 (94)
Cosmetic Executive, Polish

Lev D. Landau -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/22/1908 d.4/1/1968 (60)
Scientist, Russian
Misc: magnetism, liquid helium; predicted existence of neutron stars, 1962 Nobel

🎵Paul Cohen -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/10/1908 d.4/1/1971 (62)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Country Performer

🏆🥊Jim Crockett -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/2/1909 N.S. d.4/1/1973 N.S. (63)
Hall of Famer, Wrestling Figure
Names/Places: RN:James Allen Crockett Sr.; aka Big Jim
Misc: Wrestling promoter and professional sports franchise owner

🏆🎾Marie Wagner -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/2/1883 d.4/1/1975 (92)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

Freddie Lennon -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1912 d.4/1/1976 (63)
Celebrity Parent
Names/Places: John's dad

🎨Max Ernst -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/2/1891 N.S. d.4/1/1976 N.S. (84)
Painter, Sculptor, German
Names/Places: NN: The Father of Surrealism

✍⛪Irving Fineman -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/9/1893 d.4/1/1976 (82)
Author, Novelist, Jewish
Misc: some sources say b. 1892

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🎵🎷Ann Richards -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/1/1935 d.4/1/1982 N.S. (46)
Jazz Singer
Misc: not the Texas governor; some say b. in 1932

🎵Marvin Gaye -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/2/1939 N.S. d.4/1/1984 N.S. (44)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Arranger, Songwriter, Drummer, Keyboardist, Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Washington. D.C.; RN:Marvin Pentz Gay Jr.
Misc: was shot to death by his father, Marvin Gay Sr., in Los Angeles.
Song Titles: How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You, I'll Be Doggone, Ain't That Peculiar, It Takes Two, Ain't No Mountain High Enough, Your Precious Love, Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing, Let's Get It On, I Heard It Through the Grapevine, What's Going On, Mercy Mercy Me, Inner City Blues, Got To Give It Up, Sexual Healing
Album Titles: How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You, In The Groove, M.P.G., What's Going On, Trouble Man, Let's Get It On, I Want You, Here My Dear, In Our Lifetime, Midnight Love
Video Titles: Marvin Gaye: Live in Montreux 1980, The Real Thing in Performance 1964-1981, What's Going On

Elizabeth Goudge -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/24/1900 d.4/1/1984 (83)
Author, British

🏆🎾Henri Cochet -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1901 d.4/1/1987 (85)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, French
Misc: US Open-1928

🎭Jim Jordan -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/16/1896 d.4/1/1988 (91)
Hall of Famer, Radio Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: b. in Peoria, IL; d. in Beverly Hills
TV Shows: Fibber McGee and Molly (as himself 1935-60, his wife Marian played Molly)

🎨Frank Gianninoto -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/5/1903 d.4/1/1988 (85)
Artist
Misc: designed Marlboro's flip-top box

🎭Martha Graham -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/11/1894 d.4/1/1991 (96)
Choreographer, Ballet Dancer
Names/Places: b. in Allegheny, Pa.; NN: the Michelangelo of modern dance
Misc: 75+ years!

🎭Richard Thorpe -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1896 d.4/1/1991 (95)
Movie Director
Misc: of MGM

Juan De Borbon -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/20/1913 d.4/1/1993 (79)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: King Carlos I of Spain's father

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🏆🏁Alan Kulwicki -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1954 N.S. d.4/1/1993 N.S. (38)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Names/Places: NN: Special K and The Polish Prince
Misc: stock car driver; NASCAR

🏆🏒John Chase -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/12/1906 N.S. d.4/1/1994 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Hockey Coach, Hockey Player, Olympic Athlete

🎨Robert Doisneau -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/14/1912 d.4/1/1994 (81)
Photographer, French
Misc: his poignant pictures of Parisians became some of the world's best-known photographs.

📰Raymond Geiger -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/18/1910 d.4/1/1994 (83)
Editor
Misc: of the Farmers' Almanac for six decades.

🎭Jack M. Warner -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1916 d.4/1/1995 (79)
Film Executive, Canadian
Misc: co-founder Warner Bros.

✍🎭Mário Viegas -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/10/1948 d.4/1/1996 N.S. (47)
Screenwriter, Actor, Portuguese

Jolie Gabor -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/30/1896 d.4/1/1997 (100)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: mother of Magda, Zsa Zsa, & Eva
Misc: b. 1896 or b. 1889 is incorrect according to Zsa Zsa

🎭Gene Evans -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/11/1922 d.4/1/1998 (75)
Actor
Misc: some say b. in 1924, more say 1922
TV Shows: Matt Helm (as Sgt. Hanrahan)

🎵Jesse Stone -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/16/1901 d.4/1/1999 (97)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Composer, Songwriter, Pianist, Soul Singer
Misc: a major influence on 20th century music who wrote ``Shake, Rattle and Roll'' and helped develop many of Atlantic Records' biggest hits; worked with artists such as Ray Charles, Big Joe Turner, the Drifters and the Clovers
Song Titles: "Shake, Rattle and Roll" (songwriter)

Wilson C. Riles -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/27/1917 d.4/1/1999 (81)
Educator
Misc: the first black state official elected in California

🎭🎵Leslie Cheung -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/12/1956 d.4/1/2003 (46)
Actor, Pop Singer

🎭Carrie Snodgress -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/27/1946 d.4/1/2004 (57)
TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Park Ridge, IL; Neil Young's ex-
Misc: some say b. 1945

🎵🎸Paul Atkinson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/19/1946 N.S. d.4/1/2004 N.S. (58)
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Guitarist, British
Group Names: The Zombies

🎭Philip J. Amelio II -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/3/1977 d.4/1/2005 (27)
Actor
TV Shows: Life with Lucy

🎵Jack Keller -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/11/1936 d.4/1/2005 (68)
Songwriter
Misc: wrote themes for Bewitched and other TV sitcoms, and produced the Monkees' first album

🏆⚾🏈Herb Carneal -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/10/1923 N.S. d.4/1/2007 N.S. (83)
Baseball Announcer, Football Announcer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1996
Sports Teams: Minnesota Twins, Baltimore Orioles, Philadephia Athletics, Philadelphia Phillies, Minnesota Vikings

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⛪🎭John Forsythe -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/29/1918 d.4/1/2010 (92)
Protestant, TV Actor, TV Host
Names/Places: b. in Penn's Grove, N.J.; Paula McCormick, then Julie Warren's hubby; RN:Jay Lincoln Freund
TV Shows: Bachelor Father (as Bentley Gregg), John Forsythe Show (as Major John Foster), World of Survival (narrator), Charlie's Angels (as Charlie Townsend voice), Dynasty (as Blake Carrington), The Powers That Be (as Sen. William Powers), I Witness Video

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

Miguel de la Madrid -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/12/1934 d.4/1/2012 (77)
Head of State, Mexican
Misc: President of Mexico 1982-88

🏆🏈John Perry "Jack" Pardee -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/19/1936 N.S. d.4/1/2013 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, College Football Coach, CFL Figure, USFL Figure, WFL Figure
Misc: the only head coach to helm a team in college football, the National Football League, the United States Football League, the World Football League, and the Canadian Football League; in the College Football Hall of Fame as a player
Sports Teams: Texas A&M (player 1954-1956), Los Angeles Rams (player 1957-1970), Washington Redskins (player 1971-1973), Florida Blazers (WFL coach 1974), Chicago Bears (coach 1975-1977), Washington Redskins (coach 1978-1980), San Diego Chargers (coach 1981), Houston Gamblers (USFL coach 1984-1985), University of Houston (coach 1987-1989), Houston Oilers (coach 1990-1994), Birmingham Barracudas (CFL coach 1995)

🏆🏁🏊Karen Muir -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1952 N.S. d.4/1/2013 N.S. (60)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, South African

💰Basia Johnson -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1937 d.4/1/2013 (76)
Philanthropist, Zillionaire, Humanitarian
Misc: maid who inherited Johnson & Johnson fortune

🎵Joe "Speedo" Frazier -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/5/1943 N.S. d.4/1/2014 N.S. (70)
Singer
Group Names: Impalas

Cynthia Lennon -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/10/1939 d.4/1/2015 (75)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: Maiden Last Name:Powell; Julian's mother, John's ex-wife

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🏆🏈Eddie LeBaron -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1930 d.4/1/2015 (85)
NFL Player

🏆Zdravko-Ćiro Kovačić -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/6/1925 N.S. d.4/1/2015 N.S. (89)
Hall of Famer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, Yugoslav

🎵🎸Dave Ball -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/30/1950 d.4/1/2015 N.S. (65)
Rock & Roll Guitarist, English
Group Names: Procol Harum

🎵Lonnie Brooks -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1933 d.4/1/2017 N.S. (83)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer/Guitarist

Yevgeny Alelesandrovich Yevtushenko -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/18/1933 d.4/1/2017 N.S. (83)
Poet, Russian

✍🎭Stephen Bochco -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/16/1943 N.S. d.4/1/2018 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, Screenwriter, TV Producer
Names/Places: b. in New York City; Barbara Bosson's hubby
TV Shows: L.A. Law, Doogie Howser MD, Hill Street Blues, St. Elsewhere, Cop Rock, Hooperman, NYPD Blue, Columbo (writer)

Vonda McIntyre -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/28/1948 N.S. d.4/1/2019 N.S. (70)
Sci-fi Writer
Book Titles: Starfarers (series), Star Trek -The Original Series (series), Star Trek -movies (series), Star Wars: The Crystal Star
Movie Titles: Star Trek (movies II, III, IV)

🏆⚾Edward Joseph "Ed" Farmer -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/18/1949 N.S. d.4/1/2020 N.S. (70)
Baseball Announcer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: he spent nearly 30 years and a White Sox radio broadcaster

🎵🎷Bucky Pizzarelli -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/9/1926 N.S. d.4/1/2020 N.S. (94)
Banjoist, Jazz Guitarist
Names/Places: father of guitarist and singer John Pizzarelli Jr.

🎵🎸Adam Schlesinger -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/31/1967 N.S. d.4/1/2020 N.S. (52)
Music Producer, Composer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Fountains of Wayne

🎵🎷Ellis Marsalis Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/14/1934 N.S. d.4/1/2020 N.S. (85)
Educator, Jazz Pianist

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1950, ✪ “Go To Sleep, Go To Sleep, Go To Sleep” by Arthur Godfrey And Mary Martin peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1944, ✪ “Mairzy Doats” by The Pied Pipers With Paul Weston And His Orchestra peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, ✪ “Strawberry Fields Forever” by The Beatles peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, ✪ “The Touchables” by Dickie Goodman peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, ✪ “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Afro Strut” by Nite-Liters peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Because Of You” by Chris Montez peaked at number 71 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Blue Moon” by Herb Lance And The Classics peaked at number 50 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Boogie Shoes” by K.C. And The Sunshine Band peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Cold” by Maroon 5 Featuring Future peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Could It Be Forever” by David Cassidy peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Dedicated To The One I Love” by The Shirelles peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Dirt On My Boots” by Jon Pardi peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Don't Do It” by Mickey Dolenz peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Eternal Flame” by The Bangles peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Falling” by LeBlanc And Carr peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “For He's A Jolly Good Fellow” by Bobby Vinton peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “For Me” by Sérgio Mendes peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Fresh Azimiz” by Bow Wow Featuring J-Kwon And Jermaine Dupri peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Gee Whiz” by Carla Thomas peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Girl You Know It's True” by Milli Vanilli peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Good Life” by Inner City peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Green Grass Of Texas” by The Texans peaked at number 100 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1944, “Holiday For Strings” by David Rose And His Orchestra peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Hot Legs” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Can't Face The Fact” by Gina Go-Go peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “I Can't Make It Anymore” by Spyder Turner peaked at number 95 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1944, “I Love You” by Enric Madriguera And His Orchestra Featuring Bob Lido peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “I'll Be There” by Starz peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “I'm Outta Love” by Anastacia peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “I've Been Lonely Too Long” by The Young Rascals peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “It Amazes Me” by John Denver peaked at number 59 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “It's You That I Need” by Enchantment peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Just Because” by Anita Baker peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “King Heroin” by James Brown peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Kings And Queens” by Aerosmith peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Lay Down Sally” by Eric Clapton peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Lazy River” by Bobby Darin peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Lean Wit It, Rock Wit It” by Dem Franchize Boyz Featuring Lil Peanut And Charlay peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Let's Get It On” by Shabba Ranks peaked at number 81 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Little One” by Chicago peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Make A Little Love” by Lowell Fulson peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy” by Johnny 'Guitar' Watson With Larry Williams peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy” by Marlena Shaw peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Miss Broadway” by Belle Epoque peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Model Girl” by Johnny Maestro peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “More Than You Know” by Martika peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Mother And Child Reunion” by Paul Simon peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “My Heart Can't Tell You No” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Never Let You Go” by Third Eye Blind peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “No Frauds” by Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake And Lil Wayne peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Puppy Love” by Donny Osmond peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Purple Medley” by Prince peaked at number 84 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Put Your Head On My Shoulder” by Leif Garrett peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Radio Romance” by Tiffany peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Rock And Roll Lullaby” by B.J. Thomas peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Run To Paradise” by Choirboys peaked at number 80 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Since I Fell For You” by Laura Lee peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1950, “Swamp Girl” by Frankie Laine peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Take A Look Around” by The Temptations peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Tell Me When To Go” by E-40 Featuring Keak Da Sneak peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Temperature” by Sean Paul peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “That's It - I Quit - I'm Movin'” by Sam Cooke peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “The 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy)” by Harpers Bizarre peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “The Beginning Of Lonliness” by Dionne Warwick peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “The Dark End Of The Street” by James Carr peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “The Jungle” by B.B. King peaked at number 94 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Theme From 'Which Way Is Up?' / Disco Rufus” by Stargard peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Thunder Island” by Jay Ferguson peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Travelin' Man” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Wade In The Water” by Herb Alpert peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Walk Right Back” by The Everly Brothers peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “We Fell In Love While Dancing” by Bill Brandon peaked at number 80 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “When Something Is Wrong With My Baby” by Sam And Dave peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Your One And Only Love” by Jackie Wilson peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Your Precious Love” by Linda Jones peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1961, ✪ “Blue Moon” by The Marcels peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “(Oh Lord Won't You Buy Me A) Mercedes Benz” by Goose Creek Symphony peaked at number 49 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “(What A) Wonderful World” by Art Garfunkel, James Taylor And Paul Simon peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You” by The Monkees peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Bloodshot Eyes” by Lucifer peaked at number 38 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Brian's Song” by Michel LeGrand peaked at number 37 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Bye Bye Bye” by *N Sync peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Cotton Jenny” by Anne Murray peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Fly Away” by Crowbar peaked at number 48 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Get Down To” by Mainline peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Good Times” by Tom Cochrane And Red Rider peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Hollywood” by Boz Scaggs peaked at number 44 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “I Feel It Coming” by The Weeknd Featuring Daft Punk peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “I Go Crazy” by Paul Davis peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Julianna” by The Five Man Electrical Band peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Let's Fall In Love” by Peaches And Herb peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Ling Ting Tong” by Buddy Knox peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Little One” by Chicago peaked at number 49 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Mother And Child Reunion” by Paul Simon peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Nautical Disaster” by The Tragically Hip peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Night Fever” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “No Frauds” by Nicki Minaj Featuring Drake And Lil Wayne peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Oh My Love” by The Bells peaked at number 39 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Paradise City” by Guns N' Roses peaked at number 26 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Poor Poor Pitiful Me” by Linda Ronstadt peaked at number 26 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Rockabye” by Clean Bandit Featuring Sean Paul And Anne-Marie peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2000, “S Club Party” by S Club 7 peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2006, “So Sick” by Ne-Yo peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Something Just Like This” by The Chainsmokers Featuring Coldplay peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Sorry” by Madonna peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Sour Times (Nobody Loves Me)” by Portishead peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Tango” by Dalbello peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “The Name Of The Game” by ABBA peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “The Way Of Love” by Cher peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “The Way You Do The Things You Do” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Truth Untold” by Odds peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “You Got It” by Roy Orbison peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1967, ✪ “I Was Kaiser Bill's Batman” by Whistling Jack Smith peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, ✪ “Kung Fu” by Ash peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, ✪ “Paranoimia '89” by The Art Of Noise peaked at number 88 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “1 To 1 Religion” by Bomb The Bass peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “4422” by Drake Featuring Sampha peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Ally's Tartan Army” by Andy Cameron peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Alone Again (Naturally)” by Gilbert O'Sullivan peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Automatic Lover” by Vibrators peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Baby It's You” by The Beatles peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Baker Street” by Gerry Rafferty peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Big Poppa” by The Notorious B.I.G. peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Bounce Shake Move Stop” by M.V.P. peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Bridge” by Queensrÿche peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Brother” by C.C.S. peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Can't Stop Lovin' You” by Van Halen peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Cheque One Two” by Sunship peaked at number 75 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Conway” by Reel 2 Real peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Crackers International” by Erasure peaked at number 91 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Crash And Burn” by Savage Garden peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Dancerama” by Sigue Sigue Sputnik peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Der Schieber” by Timo Maas peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Desiderata (Child Of The Universe)” by Les Crane peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Don't Say You Love Me” by M2M peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Don't Stop (Wiggle Wiggle)” by The Outhere Brothers peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Dream Girl” by Mark Wynter peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Emotion” by Samantha Sang peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Exodus” by Semprini peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Express Your Freedom” by Anticapella peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Family Man” by Roachford peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Feelin' So Good” by Jennifer Lopez Featuring Big Pun And Fat Joe peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Feels So Good” by Van Halen peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Floy Joy” by The Supremes peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Flying High” by Captain Hollywood Project peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Free Smoke” by Drake peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Funtime” by Boy George peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Get Down” by Craig Mack peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Get It Together” by Drake Featuring Black Coffee And Jorja Smith peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Get Wild” by NPG peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Gold Lion” by Yeah Yeah Yeahs peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Good Time Baby” by Bobby Rydell peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Got To Get You Back” by Kym Mazelle peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Grillz” by Nelly Featuring Paul Wall, Ali And Gipp peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Gyalchester” by Drake peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Hard To Handle” by Toots peaked at number 92 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Heart In A Cage” by The Strokes peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Hold Your Head Up” by Argent peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Hollow Heart (Birdland Ep)” by Birdland peaked at number 70 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “I Don't Know You Love Me” by Roachford peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “I Love The Sound Of Breaking Glass” by Nick Lowe peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I'd Rather Jack” by The Reynolds Girls peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “In The Arms Of Love” by Catherine Zeta Jones peaked at number 72 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “International Rescue” by We've Got A Fuzzbox And We're Gonna Use It peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Is This Love” by Bob Marley And The Wailers peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “It's One Of Those Nights (Yes Love)” by The Partridge Family peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Jane” by Perfect Day peaked at number 68 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Jocelyn Square” by Love And Money peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Julia Says” by Wet Wet Wet peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Keep The Fire Burnin'” by Dan Hartman peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Kill All Hippies” by Primal Scream peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “KMT” by Drake Featuring Giggs peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Let It Rain” by East 17 peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Let's Go Round There” by Darling Buds peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Love Is Here And Now You're Gone” by The Supremes peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Lucky Charm” by The Boys [U.S. R And B] peaked at number 94 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Madiba Riddim” by Drake peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Memories Are Made Of This” by Val Doonican peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Monkey Gone To Heaven” by Pixies peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Nature's Law” by Embrace peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Never Be The Same Again” by Melanie C. Featuring Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Never Before” by Deep Purple peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “No Long Talk” by Drake Featuring Giggs peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Nuclear Rocket” by Wrathchild peaked at number 95 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Our Truth” by Lacuna Coil peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Paradise City” by Guns N' Roses peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Portland” by Drake Featuring Quavo And Travi$ Scott peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Rewind” by Precious peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Right Before My Eyes” by N'n'G Featuring Kallaghan peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Samantha” by Kenny Ball peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Save It 'Til The Mourning After” by Shut Up And Dance peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Scotland Forever” by Sidney Devine peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “She's The One” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Simon Smith And His Amazing Dancing Bear” by Alan Price Set peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Singing In My Sleep” by Semisonic peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Skepta Interlude” by Drake peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Sleep Talk” by Alyson Williams peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Smooth” by Santana Featuring Rob Thomas peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “So Sick” by Ne-Yo peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Stupid Girls” by P!nk peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Suddenly” by Sean Maguire peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Sweet Dreams” by DJ Scott peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Teenage Fever” by Drake peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Temperature” by Sean Paul peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “The Cedar Room” by Doves peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “The Ghost Of Love” by Tavares peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Rattler” by Goodbye Mr. Mackenzie peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “The Time Is Now” by Moloko peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “This Is My Song” by Harry Secombe peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Too Beautiful To Last” by Engelbert Humperdinck peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Twins” by Philip Bailey And Little Richard peaked at number 82 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “We'll Be With You” by Potters peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “You Belong To Me” by JX peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “You Could Be Forgiven” by Horse peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Your Love” by Hipsway peaked at number 66 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1967, ✪ “I'm A Man” by The Spencer Davis Group peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, ✪ “Kids” by The Kirby Stone Four peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, ✪ “She Don't Use Jelly” by The Flaming Lips peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “(Mucho Mambo) Sway” by Shaft peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “15 Feet Of Snow” by Diesel peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Anything For You” by Lee Harding peaked at number 23 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Black Dog” by Led Zeppelin peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Buffalo Stance” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 21 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Candy” by Mandy Moore peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Creep” by TLC peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Feelin' So Good” by Jennifer Lopez Featuring Big Pun And Fat Joe peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Georgy Girl” by The Seekers peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Good Time Baby / Cherie” by Bobby Rydell peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Hot Legs / You Got A Nerve” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 42 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “I'm Sprung” by T-Pain peaked at number 37 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “If Only” by Hanson peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Isn't It Time / Give Me Your Love” by The Babys peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Johnny Guitar” by The Leemen peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Kind Of A Drag” by The Buckinghams peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Love Train” by Holly Johnson peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Never Say Never” by Vandalism peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Pure Shores” by All Saints peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “She Drives Me Crazy” by Fine Young Cannibals peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Sit Around And Talk To Me / Baby Baby Bye Bye” by Lonnie Lee peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Sky High” by Newton peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Slide” by Calvin Harris Featuring Frank Ocean And Migos peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Sorrento Moon (I Remember)” by Tina Arena peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Superman / Hurt Me, Hurt Me” by Celi Bee And The Buzzy Bunch peaked at number 92 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Thank You” by Boyz II Men peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “The Brick Track Versus Gitty Up” by Salt-N-Pepa peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1950, “The Four Winds And The Seven Seas” by Bing Crosby or Sammy Kaye With Tony Alamo peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “The New York Shuffle / The Bleep” by Graham Parker peaked at number 49 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “The River” by Live peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Too Hard To Handle / Lady Of The Morning” by Ray Burton peaked at number 50 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Total Eclipse Of The Heart” by Nicki French peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Wait And Bleed” by Slipknot peaked at number 46 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “What's A Girl To Do?” by Sister 2 Sister peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Wooden Heart (muss i denn...)” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “You Don't Know Me” by Jax Jones Featuring Raye peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2000, ✪ “Ooh Stick You!” by Daphne And Celeste peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Affirmation” by Savage Garden peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “All Time Low” by Jon Bellion peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “American Pie” by Madonna peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Baby Don't Cry (Keep Ya Head Up II)” by Tupac And Outlawz peaked at number 35 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Beep” by The Pussycat Dolls Featuring will.i.am peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Digging The Grave” by Faith No More peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Do You Love Me?” by Duke Baysee peaked at number 40 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Don't Call Me Baby” by Madison Avenue peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Feelin' So Good” by Jennifer Lopez Featuring Big Pun And Fat Joe peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “First Cut Is The Deepest” by D-Faction peaked at number 30 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Galway Girl” by Ed Sheeran peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Keep Givin' Me Your Love” by Ce Ce Peniston peaked at number 26 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Laffy Taffy” by D4L peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Mama, I'm In Love Wit A Gangsta” by Coolio peaked at number 39 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Maria Maria” by Santana Featuring The Product G And B peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Mishale” by Andru Donalds peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “My Only” by Goodnight Nurse peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “One Wish” by Ray J peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Show Me The Meaning Of Being Lonely” by Backstreet Boys peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Stay” by Zedd Featuring Alessia Cara peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Thank God I Found You” by Mariah Carey With Joe And 98 Degrees peaked at number 34 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “That's What I Like” by Bruno Mars peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “There It Go! (The Whistle Song)” by Juelz Santana peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Walking On Sunshine” by Redbone Featuring Rhonda peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Why Does It Always Rain On Me?” by Travis peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Wish You Well” by Bernard Fanning peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “You Again” by Shihad peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2000, “Anton aus Tirol” by Anton Featuring DJ Ötzi peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Blow The House Down” by Living In A Box peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Break Stuff” by Limp Bizkit Featuring Method Man peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Celebrate The World” by Womack And Womack peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Don't Give Up” by Chicane Featuring Bryan Adams peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Everybody Needs Somebody To Love” by The Blues Brothers peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Everytime You Touch Me” by Moby peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1961, “F.B.I.” by The Shadows peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Fantasy” by Earth, Wind And Fire peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Get On The Dance Floor” by Rob Base And D.J. E-Z Rock peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Here Comes My Baby” by The Tremeloes peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Here I Go” by 2 Unlimited peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Hold Me” by Fleetwood Mac peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Holy Day” by The George Baker Selection peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “I Don't Know How To Love Him” by Helen Reddy peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Ik vuul mien zo zo” by Normaal peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Lucky Star” by Superfunk Featuring Ron Carroll peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Luv U More” by Rollergirl peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Mijn leven is van mij” by Pia Douwes peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Monkey On Your Back” by The Outsiders peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Movin' On” by The Sunclub peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Nooit op zondag” by Mieke Telkamp peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Only A Fool” by Mighty Sparrow And Byron Lee And The Dragonaires peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Right Type Of Mood” by Herbie peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Samson And Delilah” by Big Secret peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Say My Name” by Destiny's Child peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Spread Your Wings” by Queen peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “The Baby” by The Hollies peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Shape I'm In / Het heeft geen zin” by John Spencer peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Und das alles nur, weil wir uns lieben” by Hein Simons peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Why Not Me” by The Judds peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1995, “Bo Diddley” by Arvingarna peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Club Bizarre” by U96 peaked at number 16 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Cry” by Clubland Featuring Zemya Hamilton peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “D.E.V.I.L.” by 666 peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Hubbabubba” by Just D peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Mot alla odds” by Blues peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Never Be The Same Again” by Melanie C. Featuring Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “När jäg tänker på imorgon” by Friends peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “När vindarna viskar mitt namn” by Roger Pontare peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Se mig” by Barbados peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Take Away The Colour” by Ice MC peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “The Fiddle” by Basic Element peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Big Fun” by Inner City Featuring Kevin Saunderson peaked at number 15 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Crackers International” by Erasure peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Feeling So Real” by Moby peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Let Me Be The One” by Sasha peaked at number 24 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Liebesbrief” by Thomas D peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Rise” by Gabrielle peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Room With A View” by Tony Carey peaked at number 17 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Save Me” by Activate peaked at number 24 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Shalala Lala” by Vengaboys peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Take A Bow” by Madonna peaked at number 22 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1995, “Different Dreams” by Masterboy peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “For Your Love” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 22 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Respect” by Alliance Ethnik Avec Vinia Mojica peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Stand Up For Your Love Rights” by Yazz peaked at number 19 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Stay Another Day” by East 17 peaked at number 7 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Sympathique (Je ne veux pas travailler)” by Pink Martini peaked at number 17 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Help!” by Bananarama And Lananeeneenoonoo peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Luv U More” by Rollergirl peaked at number 19 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Morning Has Broken” by Cat Stevens peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Move Your Ass!” by Scooter peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Summer Moved On” by a-ha peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Take A Chance On Me” by ABBA peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “You Are The One” by René Andersen peaked at number 16 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Ballad Of The Streets” by Simple Minds peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Believe” by Elton John peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Esatto!” by Francesco Salvi peaked at number 24 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Feelin' So Good” by Jennifer Lopez Featuring Big Pun And Fat Joe peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Here Comes The Hotstepper” by Ini Kamoze peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1978, “I Can't Stand The Rain” by Eruption Featuring Precious Wilson peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “I Wanna Love You Forever” by Jessica Simpson peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Leave Me Alone” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Like A Prayer” by Madonna peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Maria Maria” by Santana Featuring The Product G And B peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Old Man Moses” by The Les Humphries Singers peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Shalala Lala” by Vengaboys peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Lover In Me” by Sheena Easton peaked at number 25 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Time” by Zippo peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Tonight (Live)” by David Bowie Featuring Tina Turner peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “You Got It” by Roy Orbison peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

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In 1929, Inventor Louie Marx introduced the YO YO. He was thereafter referred to as Yo Yo Marx, which made people think he was related to Groucho, Harpo and Chico.

In 1930, Leo “Gabby” Harnett of the Chicago Cubs caught baseballs dropped from a Goodyear blimp hovering over Los Angeles.

In 1935, The first radio tube made of metal was announced in Schenectady, New York.

In 1938, The Silly Symphony film, “The Moth and the Flame” is released.

In 1938, “Superman” comic strip debut in newspapers.

In 1944, The demented cartoon character “Screwball Squirrel” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A. He retired after four cartoons.

In 1950, “Peter Cottontail” makes the pop chart by Gene Autry, will peak at number five, and hit the chart again 3-31-51 and peaked at #19.

In 1954, Bill Thompsonʹs character Wallace Snead first appearred on the KPHO-TV produced “The Golddust Charlie Show” in Phoenix, Arizona. In January 1955, Thompson starred in the KPHO-TV childrenʹs variety show “Itʹs Wallace?” playing his character Wallace. The following year, Ladimir (Ladmo) Kwiatkowski joined the show. On June 15, 1970, it became “The Wallace and Ladmo Show”. The show also went through other titles such as “Hereʹs Wallace!” and, in 1968, “Wallace and Company”. It ran daily until December 29, 1989. Though officially a childrenʹs show, it became a cult favorite for a lot of parents and even childless adults who loved the subversive sense of humor and wacky cast of supporting characters. On the 30th anniversary show, audience member Alice Cooper even won a Ladmo bag. Some of the songs from “The Ladmo Trio” got played nationally on Doctor Dementoʹs radio show.

In 1957, All of Great Britain was fooled this April Foolʹs Day by Englandʹs famous newscaster, Richard Dimbleby. The newscaster, wrapping up the dayʹs news on “Panorama”, the BBCʹs current affairs program, reported about the “spring spaghetti crop in Italy.” The filmed report showed the spaghetti (some ten pounds of the stuff) being picked from a tree. Many Brits believed him, by Jove! One member of our staff remembers doing something similar by asking radio listeners to “send us $100 and weʹll send you 25 words or less.” He was fired. No foolin'!

In 1960, “The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour”, TV Comedy, last aired on CBS. Guest star: Ernie Kovacs

In 1970, John and Yoko released a hoax that they are having dual sex change operations.

In 1973, John and Yoko formed a new country with no laws or boundaries, called Nutopia; its national anthem is silence, which Roseanne would be able to sing very well.

In 1976, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” in which Susan Sarandon is seduced by a sweet transvestite from outer space, began its second and much more successful life as the midnight show at the Waverly Theater in New York Cityʹs Greenwich Village.

In 1979, Bartholomew J. “Bart” Simpson, Cartoon Character, was born, heʹs perennially age 10; date acc to Groenigʹs book; some say b. December 17, 1979.

In 1979, “Nickelodeon Network” (originally called “Pinwheel”) cable TV network debut. They would later bring us Ren and Stimpy, You Canʹt Do That On Television, Clarissa Explains It All, Rugrats, and other childrenʹs shows presented in a way the other networks are not airing.

In 1983, “The Ewoks Join The Fight” single by Various was released

In 1984, “AL-TV” starring Weird Al Yankovic aired as a special on MTV.

In 1988, Doctor Demento first counted down his Demented Top 20 Videos Of All Time on MTVʹs video countdown show.

In 1988, The soap “General Hospital” celebrated a quarter of a century on the air. One notable novelty song Doctor Demento played during the Luke and Laura popularity was The Afternoon Delightsʹ “General Hospi-Tale”. Dementia rules the soaps, obviously.

In 1989, R.C., “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Ha!” the comedy Channel on cable TV was launched.

In 1991, Disco 106: Los Angelesʹs 105.9 FM signed on as a classic disco station…for 12 hours as an April Fool joke.

In 1991, Cable TVʹs Comedy Central was created through a merger of HBOʹs The Comedy Channel and Viacomʹs Ha!

In 1991, In an April Foolʹs Day prank, Elton John — dressed in drag — surprised Rod Stewart onstage in London.

In 1993, The producers of the country TV comedy series “Hee Haw” announced that the show would leave the air after a 25-year run.

In 1994, Kermit The Frog hosted Larry King Live On CNN.

In 1994, “Sister, Sister” TV Sitcom premiered on ABC.

In 1996, Doubleday publishes “Dennis Miller: The Rants,” the first collection of monologues from HBOʹs “Dennis Miller Live.” Of course, thatʹs just my research…I could be wrong.

In 1996, Howard Sternʹs morning radio show began airing on WZLX in Boston, Massachusetts.

In 1996, In a widely published April Fools joke, Taco Bell purchased the Liberty Bell from the federal government in Philadelphia in order to reduce the federal budget. Actually, the Liberty Bell is owned by the city of Philadelphia.

In 1997, “Viva Variety” began airing on Comedy Central

In 1998, On “South Park”, Eric Cartmanʹs father is revealed…APRIL FOOL! Itʹs the “Terrence and Phillip Show” with an appearance by “Celine Dion”.

In 2000, Turner Broadcasting System launched a second cable television channel featuring 24-hours of cartoons, “Boomerang.” Cartoon Network will then focus on airing original cartoons, while Boomerang will feature cartoons from the companyʹs Hanna-Barbera library. “Boomerang will serve baby boomers and kids ages two-to-seven.”

In 2001, “The Oblongs” cartoon premiered on WB

In 2004, 04 x 01 = 04

In 2009, After tallying a run in the top of the first, the Kentucky State baseball team finds themselves on the short end of a 22-1 score at the end of the inning. After the Colonels of Eastern Kentucky University score 27 more times in the next three frames, the teams decide to halt the contest in the middle of the fifth, giving EKU a 49-1 triumph over the Thorobreds.

In 2013, Rockies reliever Adam Ottavino, who will end the day with an 0-1 record when he gives up a walk-off sac fly in an Opening Day loss to Milwaukee, becomes the first big league pitcher to wear the number zero, joining position players Oddibe McDowell (1985-88), Junior Ortiz (1989-2004), and Al Oliver (1978-85). Several players, including hurlers including Bobo Newsome (1943), Curtis Leskanic (2000-01), Rick White (2005-06), and Brian Wilson (2003-14), have donned a double-zero.

In 2019, “The Twilight Zone” returned to be airing new episodes on CBS All Access

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