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Last Updated 07-03-2021

🎭Elizabeth Reaser -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.6/15/1975 N.S. or 7/2/1975 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: The Ex List, Grey's Anatomy, Saved, True Detective
Movie Titles: Sweet Land, Twilight (series)

🎭Sidney "Worm" Kilbrick -- is 93 in the year 2021 and 94 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1928 N.S.
Actor
Movie Titles: Our Gang

Imelda Marcos -- is 92 in the year 2021 and 93 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1929
Celebrity Relative
Misc: Deposed Phillipine first lady who left behind 2,400 pairs of shoes, all size 8 1/2, when she and hubby Ferdinand went in to exile in 1986.

⚛🎵Dr. Warren Nadel -- is 91 in the year 2021 and 92 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1930
Dentist, Songwriter, Guitarist, Pop Singer
Names/Places: aka Randy Starr
Misc: Whistles
Group Names: The Islanders

🎵🎷Ahmad Jamal -- is 91 in the year 2021 and 92 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1930
Educator, Composer, Bandleader, Jazz Pianist

🎭Robert Ito -- is 90 in the year 2021 and 91 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1931
TV/Stage Actor, Ballet Dancer, Canadian
Misc: stage: Our Town
TV Shows: Quincy ME (as Sam Fujiyama)
Movie Titles: Rollerball, Once a Thief, The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai

🎵Tom Springfield -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1934
Arranger, Songwriter, Folk Singer, English
Names/Places: RN:Dion O'Brien
Group Names: The Springfields

✍📰Ed Bullins -- is 86 in the year 2021 and 87 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1935
Novelist, Poet, Playwright, Journalist

🎭Polly Holliday -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1937
Actress
Names/Places: b. in Jasper, Al.
TV Shows: Alice (as Florence Jean 'Flo' Castleberry), Flo (as Florence Jean 'Flo' Castleberry), Home Improvement (as Nana)
Movie Titles: Mrs. Doubtfire, The Parent Trap (1998), Gremlins

🏆🏈John Cooper -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1937
Hall of Famer, College Football Coach, College Football Player
Misc: 5x champ with University of Tulsa, 1x champ with Arizona State, 3x champ with Ohio State; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Iowa State University (player 1959-1961, coach 1962), Oregon State (coach 1963-1964), University of California Los Angeles (coach 1965-1966), University of Kansas (coach 1967-1971), University of Kentucky (coach 1972-1976), University of Tulsa (coach 1977-1984, administrator 1981-1985), Arizona State University (coach 1985-1987), Ohio State University (coach 1988-2000)

🏆🏁Richard Petty -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1937
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Names/Places: son of Lee and Father of Kyle; b. in Level Cross, NC; MN:Lee
Misc: Stock car legend, 7-time winner of Daytona 500; 7-time NASCAR national champ (1964, 67,71-72,74-75,79) and won the most NASCAR races at 200 victories; first stock car driver to win $1 million in career; also all-time NASCAR leader in poles (127) and wins in a single season (27 in 1967); retired after 1992 season

🎭🎵Leapy Lee -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1939
Stage Actor, Comedian, Songwriter, Singer, English
Names/Places: RN:Graham Pulleybnak, changed it to Lee Graham

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John H. Sununu -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1939
Government Official, Cuban
Misc: ex-White House Chief of Staff, Secretary of State 1989-91

🏆🏀Chris Rowe -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1940
NBA Player

Vincente Fox -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1942
Head of State
Misc: ex-President of Mexico

🎵🎷Mike Abene -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1942
Jazz Pianist

Luci Baines Johnson-Turpin -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1947
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Lyndon Baines Johnsons's daughter

✍🎭Larry David -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1947
Comedy Writer, Comedian, TV Producer
TV Shows: Fridays (regular), Seinfeld (creator), Curb Your Enthusiasm (star), Whatever Works, Saturday Night Live (as Bernie Sanders in its 41st season)

✍🎭Saul Rubinek -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1948
Dramatist/Playwright, Actor, Producer/Director, Canadian, German
Movie Titles: Unforgiven, Warehouse 13, The Family Man, True Romance

🎵🎸Roy Bittan -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1949
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Keyboardist
Names/Places: aka Broyd?
Group Names: Bruce Springsteen and The E. Street Band (co-producer)

🏆⚾Jim Hughes -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1951
MLB Player

🎵🎸Joe Puerta -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1951
Songwriter, Bassist, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles
Group Names: Ambrosia, Bruce Hornsby & the Range

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🎵🎸Johnny Colla -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1952
Saxophonist, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: Huey Lewis & the News

🎭Wendy Schaal -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1954
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: Richard's daughter
TV Shows: It's a Living (as Vicki Allen), Fantasy Island (as Julie), AfterM*A*S*H (as Bonnie Hornbeck), American Dad
Movie Titles: The Burbs, Small Soldiers, Innerspace

🎵🎸Pete Briquette -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1954
Music Producer, Composer, Bassist, New Wave Singer, Irish
Names/Places: RN:Patrick Martin Cusack
Group Names: The Boomtown Rats

🎭Claire Wilcox -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1955
Actress, Canadian
Misc: retired from acting in 1972

🎵Jeffrey Cooper -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1955
Guitarist, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Group Names: Midnight Star

🎭🏆Jerry Hall -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1956
Actress, Model
Names/Places: a twin; Mick Jagger's ex-wife, later wed Rupert Murdoch

✍🎭🏆🥊Brett "The Hitman" Hart -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1957 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Writer, Actor, Wrestler, Canadian
Names/Places: NN: Hit Man
Misc: WWF champion

🎵Mike Anger -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1957
Hip-Pop Musician
Group Names: Blow Monkeys

🎭🏆Kelly Emberg -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1959
Actress, Model

🎭Julie Montgomery -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1960
Actress
Misc: some say b. in 1956
Movie Titles: Revenge of the Nerds (series), Girls Nite Out, The Kindred

🎭James McNichol -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1961
Actor, TV Host
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles; RFN:Jimmy; Kristy's brother
TV Shows: General Hospital, The Fitzpatricks, California Fever, Hollywood Teen
Movie Titles: Smokey Bites the Dust, Night Warning

🎵Guy Penrod -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1963
Gospel Singer, Country Singer

🏆⚾Joe Magrane -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1964
Sports Commentator, MLB Pitcher

🏆⚾José Canseco -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1964
MLB Outfielder, Cuban
Names/Places: Ozzie's twin; NN:The Bionic Cuban
Misc: AL MVP 1988; 1986 Rookie Year, home run champ 1988, 1991
Sports Teams: Oakland A's

🏆⚾Ozzie Canseco -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1964
MLB Pitcher, Cuban
Names/Places: José's twin

🎵🎸Dave Parsons -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1964
Alternative Rock Bassist, English
Misc: some say b. 1965
Group Names: Transvision Vamp, Bush

🏆⚾Steve Sparks -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1965
MLB Pitcher, American

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🏆⚾Tim Spehr -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1966
MLB Catcher, American

🎵Don (Country Musician) Ellis -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1967
Country Performer

🎭Jarrod Emick -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1969
Actor
TV Shows: Pacific Palisades (as Nick Hadley)

🎭Yancy Butler -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1970
Actress
Names/Places: Joe's daughter
TV Shows: Brooklyn South (as Det. Anne-Marie Kersey), Witchblade (as Det. Sara "Pez" Pezzini)
Movie Titles: Kick-Ass (series), Hard Target, Drop Zone

🎵Monie Love -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1970
Rhythm and Blues Singer, Rap Music Performer, English
Names/Places: RN:Simone Gooden

🎭🎵🏆🥊Amy Weber -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1970
Actress, Movie Producer, Singer, Wrestler, Model
Movie Titles: Transmorphers, Kolobos

🏆🏈Troy Brown -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1971
Hall of Famer, NFL Wide Receiver, College Football Player
Misc: 5x AFC Champ, 3x Super Bown Champ; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Marshall University, New England Patriots (1993-2007)

🏆⚾Joel Adamson -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1971
MLB Pitcher

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🎭Kurt Long -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1973 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Liv and Maddie (as Johnny Nimbus), The One Half Hour News Hour (satirical news), Hollywood Heights (as Daniel)

🎭Peter Kay -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1973 N.S.
Comedian, English
TV Shows: So You Think You're Funny? (winner)

🏆⚾Sean Casey -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1974 N.S.
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN: The Mayor

🎵Melodee DeVevo -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1976
Violinist, Christian/Contemporary Performer
Group Names: Casting Crowns

🎭🎵Jennifer Joy McGill -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1977
Actress, Pop Singer
TV Shows: The All New Mickey Mouse Club

🎭Owain Yeoman -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1978
Actor, Welsh (Wales)
TV Shows: The Mentalist (as Wayne Rigsby), TURN: Washington's Spies (as Benedict Arnold)
Movie Titles: Troy, Beerfest, American Sniper

🏆🏁Sam Hornish Jr. -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1979
Auto Racer

🏆🏒Joe Thornton -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1979 N.S.
NHL Center, Canadian

🏆⚽Rachel Brown -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1980 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English

🏆⚾Angel Pagan -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1981 N.S.
MLB Outfielder, Puerto Rican

🎵Michelle Branch -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1983
Songwriter, Pop Singer/Guitarist, Country Singer/Guitarist
Song Titles: Everywhere, Game of Love (with Carlos Santana)
Album Titles: The Spirit Room, Hotel Paper

🎭Scott Groff -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1984
Actor

🎭Vanessa Lee Chester -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1984
Actress
TV Shows: Once and Again (as Annie)
Movie Titles: A Little Princess, Harriet the Spy, She's All That, Jurassic Park: The Lost World

🏆⛸Johnny Weir -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1984
Figure Skater

🎭Nelson Franklin -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1985 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: The Millers
Movie Titles: Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, Argo, Jobs, I Love You Man

🎭🎵Ashley Tisdale -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1985
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer, Singer
TV Shows: Hellcats (as Savannah Monroe), Sabrina: Secrets of a Teenage Witch (as Sabrina Spellman voice), Phineas and Ferb (as Candace voice), The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (as Maddie Fitzpatrick)
Movie Titles: Donnie Darko, High School Musical

🏆🏈BenJarvus Green-Ellis -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1985 N.S.
NFL Runningback

🎭Lindsay Lohan -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1986
Actress
Movie Titles: Freaky Friday (2003), Confessions of a Teeange Drama Queen, Mean Girls, Herbie Fully Loaded, Just My Luck, Georgia Rule

🎭💻🎮Barbara Dunkelman -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1989 N.S.
Cartoon Voice Actress, Internet Video Personality, Video Game Voice Actress, Canadian
TV Shows: RWBY, On the Spot, Immerson, Red vs. Blue: Season 12
Video Games: RWBY (series)

🏆⚽Alex Morgan -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1989 N.S.
Soccer Player, Olympic Athlete, American

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Tarik Taylor -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1990
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Bianca Ferguson & Meshach's son

🎭Margot Robbie -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1990 N.S.
Actress, Producer, Australian
Movie Titles: Suicide Squad, Tarzan (2016), The Wolf on Wall Street, Focus, About Time, "I, Tonya"

🏆Camille Rowe -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1990 N.S.
Playmate
Misc: April 2016

Assisi Jackson -- is 29 in the year 2021 and 30 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1992
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Jade Jagger & Piers' girl

Dreama Maria DePaiva -- is 29 in the year 2021 and 30 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1992
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Misty Rowe & James' girl

🎭Nicole Alyse Nelson -- is 26 in the year 2021 and 27 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1995 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: I Am Frankie (as Dayton Reyes)

Sailor Lee Brinkley-Cook -- is 23 in the year 2021 and 24 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1998
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Christie Brinkley and Peter's daughter

Presley Walker Gerber -- is 22 in the year 2021 and 23 in the year 2022; b.7/2/1999
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Cindy Crawford and Rande's son

Gene Appleton Gallagher -- is 20 in the year 2021 and 21 in the year 2022; b.7/2/2001
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Nicole Appleton and Liam's son

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Kaden Robert Rizzo -- is 16 in the year 2021 and 17 in the year 2022; b.7/2/2005
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Natalia Cigliuti and Robert Rizzo's son

Ava Veronica Priestley -- is 14 in the year 2021 and 15 in the year 2022; b.7/2/2007
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Naomi Lowde and Jason's daughter

Maven Sonae Morgan -- is 8 in the year 2021 and 9 in the year 2022; b.7/2/2013
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Megan Woolover and Tracy's daughter

Kingston James PenaVega -- is 2 in the year 2021 and 3 in the year 2022; b.7/2/2019 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Alexa and Carlos PenaVega's son

🎵Christoph Willibald Gluck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1714 d.11/15/1787 (73)
Composer

📰Clarence Walker Barron -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1855 d.10/2/1928 (73)
Publisher
Misc: founded Barron's Financial Weekly

Sir William H. Bragg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1862 d.3/12/1942 (79)
Chemist, Mathematician, Physicist, English

🎭Herbert Prior -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1867 d.10/3/1954 (87)
Actor, English
Movie Titles: Pollyanna

Hermann Hesse -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1877 d.8/9/1962 (85)
Novelist, Essayist, Poet, Critic, German, Swiss
Book Titles: Steppenwolf (Nobel 1946)

🎨📰André Kertész -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1894 d.9/28/1985 (91)
Photographer, Journalist
Misc: 35mm camera use pioneer

🎖Anthony McAuliffe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1898 d.8/11/1975 (77)
Hero
Misc: U.S. Army general who commanded the force defending Bastogne, Belgium, in the Battle of the Bulge (December 1944) during World War II.

👑King Olaf V Of Norway -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1903 d.1/17/1991 (87)
King, Norweigan
Misc: ruled 1957-91

🏆🎾Jean-René Lacoste -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1904 d.10/12/1996 (92)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, French
Names/Places: NN:Le Crocodile
Misc: alligator shirt designer; one of The Four Musketeers, a French quartet that dominated men's world tennis in 1920s and '30s, winning 8 straight French singles titles (1925-32), 6 Wimbledons in a row (1924-29) and 6 consecutive Davis Cups (1927-32); some say b. 1905

🎭Alan Webb -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1906 d.6/22/1982 (75)
Actor
Movie Titles: The Great Train Robbery, Women in Love, The Duelists, King Lear, Taming of The Shrew, Challenge to Lassie

Hans Albrecht Bethe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1906 d.3/6/2005 (98)
Scientist, Physicist, German
Misc: Nobel winner 1967; peace worker

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

🎵Earl Hawley Robinson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1910 d.7/20/1991 (81)
Composer, Songwriter, Singer
Misc: Folk song collector; TV & film music

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🎵Jeff Alexander -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1910 d.12/23/1989 (79)
Songwriter
Misc: wrote The Twilight Zone musical score

🎨William Mitchell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1912 d.9/12/1988 (76)
Designer
Misc: Automobile designer

🎭Barry Gray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1916 d.12/21/1996 (80)
TV Talk Show Host, Announcer
Names/Places: RN:Bernard Yaroslaw
Misc: pioneered call-in radio

🎭🎵Ken Curtis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1916 d.4/28/1991 (74)
TV/Movie Actor, Pop Crooner, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Lamar, Co.; RN:Curtis Wayne Gates
Group Names: Tommy Dorsey (band singer), Sons of the Pioneers
TV Shows: Ripcord (as Jim Budkley), Gunsmoke (as deputy Festus Haggen), The Yellow Rose

🏆🥊Manuel Ortiz -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1916 d.5/31/1970 (53)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Misc: one of the best boxers of the 1940s

Murry Wilson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1917 d.6/4/1973 (55)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: father of three of the Beach Boys: Brian, Dennis, and Carl

🏆🎳Grazio Castellano -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1917 d.8/29/1964 (47)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
Misc: the first to roll a 300 game on live television on October 4, 1953.

💰Robert Sarnoff -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1918 d.2/22/1997 (78)
Businessperson, Executive
Names/Places: David's son
Misc: RCA head; NBC head 1955-65

✍🎭Johnny Bradford -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1919 d.7/2/1998 (79)
Writer, Producer

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🎭Verne Rowe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1921 d.9/4/1981 (60)
Actor
TV Shows: Fernwood 2Night (as Verne Taylor)

🎭Dan Rowan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1922 d.9/22/1987 (65)
Comedian
Names/Places: b. in Beggs, OK
Misc: Dick Martin's partner
TV Shows: Rowan & Martin's Laugh In (cohost/straight man)

🎨Pierre Cardin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1922 N.S. d.12/29/2020 N.S. (98)
Fashion Designer, French
Names/Places: b. nr. Venice
Misc: designer of clothes, watches, and cologne

Medgar Evers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1925 d.6/12/1963 (37)
Civil Rights Leader, Political Activist
Misc: NAACP official; d. murdered in front of his home in Jackson, Mississippi

🎵Marvin Rainwater -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1925 d.9/17/2013 (88)
Songwriter, Country Singer
Names/Places: LN:Karlton Perry
TV Shows: Ozark Jubilee

🎵Lee Allen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1926 d.10/18/1994 (68)
Tenor-sax
Misc: of Fats Domino's band and on countless records recorded in New Orleans in the 1950s.

🎭🎵Brock Peters -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1927 d.8/23/2005 (78)
Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Fisher
Misc: Hanna Barbera cartoons
Movie Titles: To Kill a Mockingbird

🎵🎷Richard Wyands -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1928 N.S. d.6/25/2019 N.S. (90)
Arranger, Composer, Jazz Pianist
Misc: Side man hard bop pianist.

Carlos Saúl Menem -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1930 N.S. d.2/14/2021 N.S. (90)
Head of State, Argentine
Misc: president of Argentina 1989-1999

🏆🏀Larry Costello -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1931 d.12/13/2001 (70)
NBA Coach, NBA Player

🎭Kenneth McMillan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1932 d.1/8/1989 (56)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
TV Shows: Rhoda (as Jack Doyle), Our Family Honor (as Comm. Patrick McKay)

💰Dave (Restaurateur) Thomas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1932 d.1/8/2002 (69)
Businessperson, Restaurateur
Misc: Wendy's Restaraunts founder; not the SCTV comedian

🎵Paul Williams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1939 N.S. d.8/17/1973 N.S. (34)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Temptations

🎭Barbara Colby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1940 d.7/24/1975 (35)
Actress
TV Shows: Phyllis (as Julie Erskine)

🎭Bonni Lou Kern -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1941 N.S. d.9/28/2020 N.S. (79)
Dancer
TV Shows: Mickey Mouse Club

🎭Ron Silver -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1946 d.3/15/2009 (62)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in New York
TV Shows: The Mac Davis Show, Rhoda (as Gary Levy), The West Wing (as Bruno Gianelli)

🎵Gene McFadden -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1948 d.1/27/2006 (57)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: McFadden & Whitehead

🎵John Whitehead -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1948 d.5/11/2004 (55)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: McFadden & Whitehead

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🎵🎸Gene Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1952 N.S. d.2/20/2021 N.S. (68)
Pianist, Rock & Roll Musician
Misc: Blues-Rock-Boogie-Woogie
Group Names: Canned Heat, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, The Blasters

Ronald L. Goldman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1968 d.6/12/1994 (25)
Misc: waiter, murdered with O.J.'s ex-wife Nicole

🎵Jenni Rivera -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/2/1969 N.S. d.12/9/2012 N.S. (43)
Pop Singer, American
Names/Places: RN: Dolores Janney Rivera
Album Titles: Jenni, Farewell to Selena

✍⚛⛪Nostradamas -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1503 d.7/2/1566 (62)
Astrologer, Physician, Prophet, French
Names/Places: FN:Michel de; d. in Salon

Jean-Jacques Rousseau -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/28/1712 N.S. d.7/2/1778 N.S. (66)
Author, Philosopher, French, Swiss
Misc: social; d. 3-17-1741? according to Brittanica.
Book Titles: Man is Born Free

⚛💰John Fitch -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1743 d.7/2/1798 (55)
Engineer, Inventor, Entrepreneur
Misc: Clockmaker; Gunsmith; Surveyor; had a working steamboat years before Fulton.

Sir Robert Peel -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/5/1788 d.7/2/1850 (62)
Statesman
Misc: British Prime Minister 1834-46; founder of the London Police Force

🎭Georgiana Emma Drew Barrymore -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/11/1856 d.7/2/1893 (36)
Actress
Names/Places: Mother of John, Ethel, & Lionel

🏆⚾Ed Delahanty -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/30/1867 d.7/2/1903 (35)
Hall of Famer, MLB Left Fielder, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: NN:Big Ed
Misc: hit four home runs in one game in 1896
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Quakers (1888-1889), Cleveland Infants (1890), Philadelphia Phillies (1891-1901), Washington Senators (1902-1903)

🎖⚖Porfirio Díaz -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/15/1830 d.7/2/1915 (84)
Soldier, Head of State, Mexican
Misc: President of Mexico 1877-80, 84-1911

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Dr. Anna Howard Shaw -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/14/1847 d.7/2/1919 (72)
Suffragate

⛪⚖Phoebe Ann Coffin Hanaford -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/6/1829 d.7/2/1921 (92)
Religious Leader, Minister
Names/Places: aka FN: Phebe; RN:Phoebe Ann Coffin
Misc: the first female ordained minister in New England

Stephen Babcock -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/22/1843 d.7/2/1931 (87)
Agriculturalist, Chemist
Names/Places: NN:The Father of Scientific Dairying

⚛💰James Norris Gamble -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/9/1836 N.S. d.7/2/1932 N.S. (95)
Inventor, Businessperson
Misc: Ivory Soap developer

🏆⚾Henry M. "Hank" O'Day -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/8/1859 N.S. d.7/2/1935 N.S. (75)
Hall of Famer, MLB General Manager, MLB Pitcher, MLB Umpire
Names/Places: NN: The Reverend
Sports Teams: Toledo Blue Stockings (player 1884), Pittsburgh Alleghenys (player 1885), Washington Nationals (player 1886-1889), New York Giants (player 1889-1890), Cincinnati Reds (manager 1912) Chicago Cubs (manager 1914)

Amelia Earhart -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/24/1898 d.7/2/1937 (38)
Aviator
Names/Places: b. in Atchison, KS
Misc: the first woman to fly across the Atlantic Ocean, but got lost on a flight enrout to Howland Island

💰John Underwood -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/12/1857 d.7/2/1937 (80)
Manufacturer, English
Misc: Underwood typewriter 1897

🎭Ben Turpin -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/19/1869 N.S. d.7/2/1940 N.S. (70)
Movie Actor, Comedian
Misc: Mack Sennett comedies
Movie Titles: Yankee Doodle in Berlin

🏆🥊Jeremiah "Joe" Jeannette -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/26/1879 N.S. d.7/2/1958 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Misc: considered to be one of the best heavyweight boxers of the early 20th century

✍📰Gene Fowler -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/8/1890 d.7/2/1960 (70)
Author, Journalist

Ernest Hemingway -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/21/1899 d.7/2/1961 (61)
Novelist, Short Story Writer
Names/Places: b. in Oak Park, IL; MN:Miller; d. suicide in Ketchum, Idaho
Book Titles: Farewell to Arms, Sun Also Rises, Old Man & the Sea, For Whom The Bell Tolls

Seth Nicholson -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/12/1891 d.7/2/1963 (71)
Astronomer
Misc: discovered four Jupiter moons

📰💰Alicia Patterson -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/15/1909 d.7/2/1963 (53)
Publisher, Editor, Businessperson
Misc: Newsday magazine founder

🏆🏁Edward Glenn Roberts Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/20/1929 d.7/2/1964 (35)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Names/Places: NN:Fireball
Misc: one of the pioneering race car drivers of NASCAR; 1962 Daytona 500 winner; 33 race wins.

🏆🏁Glenn "Fireball" Roberts -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/20/1931 d.7/2/1964 (33)
Auto Racer
Misc: big NASCAR money winner; d. crash

🏆🥊Holman Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/30/1915 d.7/2/1967 (52)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎭Betty Grable -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1916 d.7/2/1973 (56)
Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in St. Louis, MO; Harry James' wife; RFN:Elizabeth Ruth
Misc: WW2 famous pin-up girl

🎭George MacReady -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1899 d.7/2/1973 (73)
TV/Movie Actor
Misc: Hollywood villian actor
TV Shows: Peyton Place (as Martin Peyton), Alfred Hitchcock (guest), Perry Mason (guest)

🏆⚾Chick Hafey -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/12/1903 d.7/2/1973 (70)
Hall of Famer, MLB Left Fielder
Misc: NL batting champ (1931), 2x World Series champ; in the St. Louis Cardinals and Baseball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals (1924-1931), Cincinnati Reds (1932-1935, 1937)

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🏆🏁Swede Savage -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/26/1946 d.7/2/1973 (26)
Auto Racer

🏆⚾Charles James Hapey -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/12/1903 d.7/2/1973 (70)
MLB Player

🎭James Robertson Justice -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/15/1907 N.S. d.7/2/1975 N.S. (68)
Actor, English

Vladimir Nabokov -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/10/1899 Ju-1 or 4/22/1899 N.S. d.7/2/1977 N.S. (78)
Novelist, Russian
Book Titles: Lolita

🎵Delford Bailey -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1899 d.7/2/1982 (82)
Hall of Famer, Harmonicaist, Country Singer

🏆⚾Guy Bush -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/23/1901 d.7/2/1985 (83)
MLB Pitcher

🏆⚾Harry Lee "Peanuts" Lowrey -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/27/1917 N.S. d.7/2/1986 N.S. (68)
Hall of Famer, MLB Outfielder
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs (1942-43; 1945-49), Cincinnati Reds (1949-50), St. Louis Cardinals (1950-54), Philadelphia Phillies (1955)

🎭Michael Bennett -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/8/1943 d.7/2/1987 (44)
Director, Choreographer, Dancer
Names/Places: LN:DiFiglia; Donna McKechnie's ex-
Misc: stage: Dreamgirls, A Chorus Line

🎵Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1917 d.7/2/1988 (70)
Hall of Famer, Alto-sax, Bandleader, Blues Singer

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🎭Franklin J. Schaffner -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/30/1920 d.7/2/1989 (69)
Movie Director, Japanese
Misc: received 28 Oscar nominations including Patton
Movie Titles: Patton

Andrei Andreyevich Gromyko -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1909 Ju-1 or 7/18/1909 N.S. d.7/2/1989 N.S. (79)
Head of State, Diplomat, Russian
Misc: Soviet foreign minister; Jul 5=O.S./Jul 18=N.S.

🎵Snooky Lanson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1914 d.7/2/1990 (76)
Singer
Names/Places: b. in Memphis, TN; RN:Roy Landman
TV Shows: Your Hit Parade

⛪🎭Lee Remick -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1935 d.7/2/1991 (55)
Roman Catholic, TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Boston, MA; MN:Ann
TV Shows: The Long Hot Summer, Days of Wine & Roses, Wheels, Ike

🎨✍🎭Fred Gwynne -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/10/1926 d.7/2/1993 (66)
Illustrator, Children's Author, TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RFMN:Frederick Hubbard
TV Shows: Car 54 Where Are You? (as Off. Francis Muldoon), The Munsters (as Herman Munster)
Movie Titles: My Cousin Vinny

🏆⚽Andrés Escobar -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/13/1967 d.7/2/1994 (27)
Soccer Player, Colombian
Misc: was shot to death in Medellin, 10 days after accidentally scoring a goal against his own team in World Cup competition and causing the team to lose to the U.S.

🎵Marion Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1927 d.7/2/1994 (66)
Gospel Singer
Misc: whose music influenced the likes of Aretha Franklin

🎨✍🎵Nicholas Curtis -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/30/1971 d.7/2/1994 (22)
Artist, Poet, Keyboardist
Names/Places: Tony's son

🏆Krissy Taylor -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/15/1978 d.7/2/1995 (17)
Model
Names/Places: Niki's sister

✍📰George Seldes -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/16/1890 d.7/2/1995 (104)
Author, Correspondent
Misc: media watchdog

⛪🎭Jimmy Stewart -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/20/1908 d.7/2/1997 (89)
Protestant, Humanitarian, TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: RN:James Maitland Stewart; b. in Indiana, PA; NN: Mr. Sincerity
TV Shows: The Jimmy Stewart Show (as Prof. James K. Howard), Hawkins (star)
Movie Titles: Harvey, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington, Anatomy of a Murder, Winchester 73, It's a Wonderful Life, Philadelphia Story, Rear Window, Vertigo

Virginia Guynes -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1943 d.7/2/1998 (54)
Celebrity Parent
Names/Places: Demi Moore's mother

✍🎭Johnny Bradford -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/2/1919 d.7/2/1998 (79)
Writer, Producer

✍🎵Kay Thompson -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/9/1903 d.7/2/1998 (94)
Author, Children's Author, Songwriter, Singer
Misc: author of the Eloise children's books; her age of death was believed to be between 92 and 95, some say b. 1913; also sang "Eloise" which is occasionally heard on the Dr. Demento Show.
Book Titles: Eloise (series)
Song Titles: Eloise

Mario Puzo -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/15/1920 d.7/2/1999 (78)
Novelist, Screenwriter
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: some say b. 1921
Movie Titles: The Godfather (series), Earthquake, Superman: The Movie, Superman 2, The Cotton Club, Christopher Columbus: The Discovery

🏆⛸James Grogan -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1931 d.7/2/2000 (68)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater

Mordecal Richler -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/27/1931 d.7/2/2001 (70)
Novelist, Canadian

🎵🎷Ray Brown -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/13/1926 d.7/2/2002 (75)
Bassist, Jazz Musician

🎭Barbara Weeks -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/4/1913 d.7/2/2003 (89)
Actress

🏆🏁Briggs Swift Cunningham II -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/19/1907 d.7/2/2003 (96)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer, Yachtsperson
Misc: founder of Cunningham Racing

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🎭Norm Prescott -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/31/1927 d.7/2/2005 (78)
Cartoon Producer
Misc: co-founder and executive producer at Filmation Studios. He, Lou Scheimer and Hal Sutherland formed Filmation in 1963.

🎭Fred McCarren -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/12/1951 d.7/2/2006 (55)
Actor
TV Shows: Free Country, Amanda's, Last Convertible

🎭Jan Murray -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/4/1916 d.7/2/2006 (89)
Actor, Comedian, Game Show Host, Vaudevillan
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RN:Murray Janofsky
Misc: 1950s game show host
TV Shows: Dollar a Second, Treasure Hunt

⛪🎭🎵Beverly Sills -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/25/1929 d.7/2/2007 (78)
Jewish, Director, Opera Soprano
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn; RN:Belle "Bubbles" Miriam Silverman

🎵Hy Zaret -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/21/1907 d.7/2/2007 (99)
Lyricist
Misc: was an American Tin Pan Alley lyricist and composer best known as the co-author of the 1955 hit "Unchained Melody".

🎭Laurent Terzieff -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/25/1935 d.7/2/2010 (75)
Actor, French
TV Shows: Moses-The Lawgiver

🎭Anna Massey -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/11/1937 d.7/2/2011 (73)
TV/Movie Actress, English

🏆Juno Stover-Irwin -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/22/1928 N.S. d.7/2/2011 N.S. (82)
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, American
Misc: (Olympic-silver-1956)

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🎭🏆🏈Ben Davidson -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/14/1940 N.S. d.7/2/2012 N.S. (72)
Actor, NFL Defensive
Misc: Super Bowl II
Sports Teams: Oakland Raiders
TV Shows: Ball Four, Code R

📰💰Julian Goodman -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/1/1922 N.S. d.7/2/2012 N.S. (90)
Journalist, Executive
Misc: NBC president

Douglas Engelbart -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/30/1925 d.7/2/2013 (88)
Inventor
Misc: In the 1960s, he envisioned the power of interconnected computers to accelerate the pursuit of knowledge and solve the world's increasingly complex problems, laying the foundation for the modern computing age and the Internet. He also invented the computer mouse.

🏆🏈Charlie Sanders -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/25/1946 d.7/2/2015 (68)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player
Misc: 7x Pro Bowl
Sports Teams: Detroit Lions (1968-1977)

✍🎭Michael (Author) Cimino -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/3/1939 d.7/2/2016 N.S. (77)
Author, Screenwriter, Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Year of the Dragon, Thunderbolt and Lightfoot, The Deer Hunter, Heaven's Gate

Robert Nye -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/15/1939 d.7/2/2016 N.S. (77)
Writer, Novelist, Poet, English
Book Titles: Falstaff

🎵🎸Alan Longmuir -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/20/1948 N.S. d.7/2/2018 N.S. (70)
Pianist, Rock & Roll Bassist, Scottish
Group Names: Bay City Rollers

✍💰Lido Anthony "Lee" Iacocca -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/15/1924 N.S. d.7/2/2019 N.S. (94)
Author, Executive
Names/Places: b. in Allentown, PA
Misc: ex-Chrysler CEO/prez/chairman

🎭🎮Philece Sampler -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/1/1956 N.S. d.7/2/2021 N.S. (64)
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Director, Video Game Voice Actress
TV Shows: Transformers: Robots in Disguise, Digimon: Digital Monsters
Movie Titles: Last Exile
Video Games: Blue Dragon, Arcania (series), Castlevania (series), .hack (series)

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1966, ✪ “Double Shot (Of My Baby's Love)” by Swingin' Medallions peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, ✪ “Miller's Cave” by Hank Snow peaked at number 101 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “(She's) Some Kind Of Wonderful” by Huey Lewis And The News peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “A Rockin' Good Way (To Mess Around And Fall In Love)” by Dinah Washington And Brook Benton peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “A Theme From 'The Threepenny Opera' (Mack The Knife)” by Ella Fitzgerald peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1949, “Again” by Doris Day peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Alabama Jubilee” by The Ferko String Band peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “All You Get From Love Is A Love Song” by The Carpenters peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Back And Forth” by Aaliyah peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1949, “Bali Ha'I” by Bing Crosby peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Beds Are Burning” by Midnight Oil peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Best Of You” by Foo Fighters peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Close” by Nick Jonas Featuring Tove Lo peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Come In From The Rain” by The Captain And Tennille peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Comin' Down With Love” by Mel Gadson peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Cool Jerk” by The Capitols peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cut It” by O.T. Genasis Featuring Young Dolph peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Day For Decision” by Johnny Sea peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Dirt Road Anthem” by Jason Aldean peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Dirty Diana” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Don't Bring Me Down” by The Animals peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Don't Let It End” by Styx peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Don't Make Me Do It” by Patrick Simmons peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Don't Pay The Ferryman” by Chris de Burgh peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Don't Turn The Light Out” by Cliff Richard peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Don't Wanna Go Home” by Jason DeRulo peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Electric Avenue” by Eddy Grant peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Europa And The Pirate Twins” by Thomas Dolby peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Everybody's Somebody's Fool” by Connie Francis peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Exclusively Yours” by Carl Dobkins Jr. peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Found Love” by Jimmy Reed peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Girl In Love” by The Outsiders peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Good Thing Man” by Frank Lucas peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Heart” by Eddie Fisher peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Huntin', Fishin' And Lovin' Every Day” by Luke Bryan peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Still Believe” by Brenda K. Starr peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “If You Go” by Jon Secada peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Inside Your Heaven” by Carrie Underwood peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “It's An Uphill Climb To The Bottom” by Walter Jackson peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Joy” by Teddy Pendergrass peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Lost Boy” by Ruth B peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Loving You Is Sweeter Than Ever” by The Four Tops peaked at number 45 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “My Lover's Prayer” by Otis Redding peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Needed Me” by Rihanna peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Neighbor, Neighbor” by Jimmy Hughes peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Neon Nites” by The Atlanta Rhythm Section peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Oh Yeah” by The Shadows Of Knight peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Pink Chiffon” by Mitchell Torok peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Regulate” by Warren G And Nate Dogg peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Roll Me Away” by Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Save The Overtime (For Me)” by Gladys Knight And The Pips peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “She's A Beauty” by The Tubes peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Solid Rock” by Goanna peaked at number 71 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Something Happened” by Paul Anka peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Strangers In The Night” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Take It Back” by Pink Floyd peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Take This Heart Of Mine” by Marvin Gaye peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tall Cool One” by Robert Plant peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Valley Road” by Bruce Hornsby And The Range peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Theme For Young Lovers” by Percy Faith And His Orchestra peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Theme From 'Rocky' (Gonna Fly Now)” by Bill Conti And His Orchestra peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Theme From 'S'Express'” by S'Express peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Walking The Floor Over You” by Pat Boone peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Warrior's Drum” by King Just peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “What Am I Going To Do Without Your Love” by Martha Reeves And The Vandellas peaked at number 71 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “White Wedding” by Billy Idol peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Wonderful World” by Sam Cooke peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “You Are In My System” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “You've Got The Power” by James Brown peaked at number 86 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Younger Girl” by The Hondells peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1966, ✪ “Jug Band Music” by The Lovin' Spoonful peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cheap Thrills” by Sia Featuring Sean Paul peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Close” by Nick Jonas Featuring Tove Lo peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Crazy” by Aerosmith peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Dirty Diana” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Don't Let It End” by Styx peaked at number 15 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Europa And The Pirate Twins” by Thomas Dolby peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Every Breath You Take” by The Police peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Everybody's Somebody's Fool / Jealous Of You” by Connie Francis peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Feels Like The First Time” by Foreigner peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Got To Give It Up (Part 1)” by Marvin Gaye peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Hollaback Girl” by Gwen Stefani peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “I Can't Get Over Your” by The Dramatics peaked at number 99 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Italian Girls” by Daryl Hall And John Oates peaked at number 24 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Long Long Road” by David Bradstreet peaked at number 79 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Lost Boy” by Ruth B peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Mainstreet” by Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “My Best Friend's Wife” by Paul Anka peaked at number 63 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Night In My Veins” by The Pretenders peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2005, “No Transitory” by Alexisonfire peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Peace Of Mind” by Boston peaked at number 41 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Rooty Toot Toot” by John Mellencamp peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Sweet Talkin' Guy” by The Chiffons peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Today Is Your Day” by Shania Twain peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Tornado” by Teenage Heads peaked at number 39 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Twist And Shout” by Chaka Demus And Pliers With Jack Radics And Taxi Gang peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Wishing (If I Had A Photograph Of You)” by A Flock Of Seagulls peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, ✪ “Fat” by "Weird Al" Yankovic peaked at number 73 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Kiss Me Deadly” by Lita Ford peaked at number 19 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Savin' Myself” by Eria Fachin peaked at number 22 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Valley Road” by Bruce Hornsby And The Range peaked at number 2 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Under The Milky Way” by The Church peaked at number 69 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1994, ✪ “America - World Cup Theme 1994” by Leonard Bernstein peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “The Twist (Yo, Twist)” by Fat Boys With Chubby Checker peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “10 Second Bionic Man” by Kinky Machine peaked at number 66 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Acid Over” by Tyree peaked at number 86 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Ain't Nobody” by K.W.S. peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Anything That's Rock And Roll” by Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Baby Jane” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Back And Forth” by Aaliyah peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Badman Riddim (Jump)” by Vato Gonzalez Featuring Foreign Beggars peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Body In Motion” by Atlantic Ocean peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Breakfast In Bed” by UB40 With Chrissie Hynde peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Caught In The Middle” by Juliet Roberts peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Cherry Pie” by Jess Conrad peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Come With Me” by Jesse Green peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Confusion (Hits Us Every Time)” by The Truth peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Davy” by Danny Wilson peaked at number 83 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Dead Giveaway” by Shalamar peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Don't Answer Me” by Cilla Black peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Don't Wanna Go Home” by Jason DeRulo peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Ghetto Day” by Crystal Waters peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Ghetto Gospel” by Tupac Featuring Elton John peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Give Me Your Love” by Sigala Featuring Newman/Rodgers peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Gloryland” by Daryl Hall And Sounds Of Blackness peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Go On Move” by Reel 2 Real Featuring The Mad Stuntman peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Good Love” by Meli'sa Morgan peaked at number 59 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Good Old-Fashioned Loverboy” by Queen peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Hanging Around With The Big Boys” by Bloomsbury Set peaked at number 56 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Hard To Beat” by Hard-Fi peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Have You Ever Seen The Rain?” by Bonnie Tyler peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Here I Go Impossible Again” by Erasure peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Hideaway” by Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick And Tich peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “I Am A Rock” by Simon And Garfunkel peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Can't Imagine The World Without Me” by Echobelly peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That” by Elton John peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues” by Elton John Featuring Stevie Wonder peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Swear” by All-4-One peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Wanna Be Your Man” by Chaka Demus And Pliers peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “I Wonder” by Jane Froman peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I'll Take You There” by General Public peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “In Your Dance” by E-Lustrious peaked at number 69 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “It's So High” by Matt Fretton peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Jesus Hairdo” by The Charlatans peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Just A Lil Bit” by 50 Cent peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “K.I.S.S.I.N.G.” by Siedah Garrett peaked at number 77 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Lady Jane” by David Garrick peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Let's All Go” by Killing Joke peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Lose Control” by Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Featuring Ciara And Fatman Scoop peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Make My Love” by Shawn Christopher peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Middleman” by Terrorvision peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Moonlight Shadow” by Mike Oldfield peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Newgrange” by Clannad peaked at number 65 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “No One Will Ever Know” by Frank Ifield peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “On The Dancefloor” by New Guys On The Block peaked at number 92 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “One Slip” by Pink Floyd peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Painted Moon” by The Silencers peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “People Have The Power” by Patti Smith peaked at number 97 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Perfume” by Parade peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Rainy Season” by Howard Devoto peaked at number 97 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Roc Ya Body (Mic Check 1 2)” by M.V.P. Featuring Stagga Lee peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Rock And Roll Queen” by Subways peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Rockstar” by Bizarre peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Seether” by Veruca Salt peaked at number 61 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Shakermaker” by Oasis peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Shut Up And Dance” by Aerosmith peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Slow Down” by Bobby Valentino peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “So You Win Again” by Hot Chocolate peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Some Kind Of Friend” by Barry Manilow peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Superman” by Stereophonics peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Swamp Thing” by The Grid peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Sweet Obsession” by Bonfire peaked at number 84 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Swingin' School” by Bobby Rydell peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Symptoms Of True Love” by Tracie Spencer peaked at number 100 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “That's Love” by Billy Fury peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Crest” by The Men They Couldn't Hang peaked at number 94 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “This Is Love” by George Harrison peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tribute (Right On)” by The Pasadenas peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “U And Me” by Cappella peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Unplayed Piano” by Damien Rice And Lisa Hannigan peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “We Are One” by MAZE peaked at number 86 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Willing To Forgive” by Aretha Franklin peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “You Have Placed A Chill In My Heart” by Eurythmics peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “You Must Be Prepared To Dream” by Ian Mcnabb peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, ✪ “Airhead” by Thomas Dolby peaked at number 98 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “(What A) Wonderful World” by Louis Armstrong peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “4-Letter Word” by Chocolate Starfish peaked at number 41 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Another Funny Honeymoon / Daisy Star” by David Dundas peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Been A Long Time” by Wes Carr peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Behind These Hazel Eyes” by Kelly Clarkson peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Change / The Conflict” by Tears For Fears peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Ease My Mind” by Arrested Development peaked at number 43 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Fast Car” by Tracy Chapman peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “For You” by John Denver peaked at number 21 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Girls And Boys” by Blur peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Good Timin'” by Jimmy Jones peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Help Is On Its Way / Changed And Different” by Little River Band peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Believe” by Marcella Detroit peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Don't Want To Live Without You” by Foreigner peaked at number 24 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Saw Him Standing There” by Tiffany peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “I'm Still Standing / Choc Ice Goes Mental Featuring Lord Choc Ice” by Elton John peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “It's A Game / Dance, Dance, Dance” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Laid” by James peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” by Katy Perry peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Lonely” by Frente! peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Love Is A Stranger / Monkey, Monkey” by Eurythmics peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Love Is All Around” by Wet Wet Wet peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Panda” by Desiigner peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Picture Show Man / Tap Tap” by John Meillon peaked at number 80 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Running For Our Lives / She's Got A Problem” by Marianne Faithfull peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “She Ain't You” by Chris Brown peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Sincerely” by The McGuire Sisters peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sir Duke / He's Misstra Know-It-All” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 69 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Someone Like You” by Adele peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Stay” by Eternal peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1949, “Steppin' Out With My Baby” by The Three Suns peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sunny / New York City” by Boney M. peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Temptation's 'Bout To Get Me / Where Will I Be? (Tomorrow)” by Jeff Duff peaked at number 73 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1966, “The Pied Piper” by Crispian St. Peters peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “This Girl” by Kungs vs. Cookin' On 3 Burners peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Together Forever” by Rick Astley peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tomorrow People” by Ziggy Marley And The Melody Makers peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Too Good” by Drake Featuring Rihanna peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Tweedle Dee” by Georgia Gibbs peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “U R The Best Thing” by D:Ream peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2005, “We Belong Together” by Mariah Carey peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1994, ✪ “Absolutely Fabulous” by Absolutely Fabulous (Pet Shop Boys) peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, ✪ “Beverly Hills” by Weezer peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, ✪ “Ooh To Be Ah” by Kajagoogoo peaked at number 50 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, ✪ “She Blinded Me With Science” by Thomas Dolby peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “(There's) Always Something There To Remind Me” by Naked Eyes peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Anything” by SWV peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Back And Forth” by Aaliyah peaked at number 48 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Be The One” by Dua Lipa peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Champagne Showers” by LMFAO Featuring Natalia Kills peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Couldn't Get It Right” by Climax Blues Band peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Crash” by The Primitives peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Dakota” by Stereophonics peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Dancin' Man” by Q peaked at number 40 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Do Ya Wanna Funk” by Patrick Cowley Featuring Sylvester peaked at number 46 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Don't Wanna Go Home” by Jason DeRulo peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Everyday Is Like Sunday” by Morrissey peaked at number 18 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Everything Your Heart Desires” by Daryl Hall And John Oates peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Heart Of Mine” by Boz Scaggs peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Hot To Trot” by Wild Cherry peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues” by Elton John Featuring Stevie Wonder peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “I'm Your Boogie Man” by K.C. And The Sunshine Band peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “If You Ever Come Back” by The Script peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Inside Love (So Personal)” by George Benson peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Lighters” by Bad Meets Evil Featuring Bruno Mars peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Lost In America” by Alice Cooper peaked at number 46 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Love Is All Around” by Wet Wet Wet peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Lovey Dovey” by Tony Terry peaked at number 44 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Maureen” by The Warratahs peaked at number 46 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “My Broken Souvenirs” by Pussycat peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “One More Try” by George Michael peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Reckless” by Afrika Bambaataa And Family Featuring UB40 peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” by Adele peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Sex” by Cheat Codes Featuring Kris Kross Amsterdam peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “She Ain't You” by Chris Brown peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “She's A Beauty” by The Tubes peaked at number 37 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Someone Needs A Helping Hand” by Hammond Gamble peaked at number 22 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sound + Vision” by David Bowie peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Speed Of Sound” by Coldplay peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Spy In The House Of Love” by Was (Not Was) peaked at number 41 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Tahi” by Moana And The Moahunters peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Beautiful Experience (EP)” by The Symbol (Prince) peaked at number 47 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Total Eclipse Of The Heart” by Bonnie Tyler peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Typewriter” by Hip Singles peaked at number 38 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Walk Right In” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “We Two” by Little River Band peaked at number 32 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Welcome Home” by Dave Dobbyn peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “You Don't Love Me (No, No, No)” by Dawn Penn peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “You Mean The World To Me” by Toni Braxton peaked at number 32 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Your Body's Callin'” by R. Kelly peaked at number 43 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1977, ✪ “Ain't Gonna Bump No More (With No Big Fat Woman)” by Joe Tex peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, ✪ “Axel F” by Crazy Frog peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, ✪ “Lonely” by Akon peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Als de zon schijnt” by André van Duin peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Baby Jane” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Bandolero” by Han Wellerdieck peaked at number 34 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Blijf maar hier” by André Hazes peaked at number 32 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “California” by Highlight peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Candy Girl” by New Edition peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Cheek To Cheek (Heaven)” by Taco peaked at number 45 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Dirty Diana” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Dissident” by Pearl Jam peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Don't Bring Me Down” by The Animals peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Don't Wanna Give Up” by Dennis Jones peaked at number 45 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “F*cking vet!!!” by Britt [Britt Dekker] peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “God Save The Queer” by Klatsch! peaked at number 42 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1966, “I Am A Rock” by Simon And Garfunkel peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “I Got You Babe” by Bennet And Bee peaked at number 40 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Lady Love Me (One More Time)” by George Benson peaked at number 50 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Loca People (What The F**k!)” by Sak Noel peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Lost In You” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 34 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Ma che bello questo amore” by Eros Ramazzotti peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Mijn laatste lied voor jou” by Los Angeles The Voices peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “My One Temptation” by Mica Paris peaked at number 39 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Ohne dich” by Rammstein peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Oxygène IV” by Jean-Michel Jarre peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Paperback Writer” by The Beatles peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Paradise” by Sade peaked at number 33 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Party” by Julius Brown peaked at number 48 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Rock And Roll Kids” by Paul Harrington And Charlie McGettigan peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Rockall” by Mezzoforte peaked at number 43 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sandy” by Dianne Marchal peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Since U Been Gone” by Kelly Clarkson peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Stars On 45 Proudly Presents The Star Sisters” by Stars On 45 peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Summertime” by Ali B Featuring Brace And The Sleepless peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Blood That Moves The Body” by a-ha peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Rhythm Of The Night” by Corona peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “They” by Jem peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2016, “This Girl” by Kungs vs. Cookin' On 3 Burners peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “What Kind Of Dance Is This” by Veronica Unlimited peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1977, “A Million In 1, 2, 3” by Dream Express peaked at number 13 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Did You Have To Love Me Like You Did?” by The Coconuts peaked at number 12 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Don't Phunk With My Heart” by The Black Eyed Peas peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Fan va kung” by Jockiboi peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Fastän regnet öser ner” by Sara Löfgren peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Läppar tiger (Ögon talar)” by Lustans Lakejer peaked at number 20 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Mathema solfege” by Pascalis, Marianna, Robert And Bessy peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Midnight Blue” by Louise Tucker peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “My Bad” by Sofia peaked at number 20 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Oh! Carol” by General Saint And Don Campbell peaked at number 34 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Run To Me” by Mikael Rickfors peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Set The World On Fire” by E-Type peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “She's History” by Bobby peaked at number 13 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Spot The Pigeon” by Genesis peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Stort liv” by Lars Winnerbäck And Hovet peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Telegram” by Silver Convention peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2011, “The Lazy Song” by Bruno Mars peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “This Girl” by Kungs vs. Cookin' On 3 Burners peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Tro rätt tro fel” by Dia Psalma peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Walk Right In” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 11 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2011, “What Are Words” by Chris Medina peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “What Are You Doing Tonight?” by Tomas Ledin peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Where Them Girls At” by David Guetta Featuring Nicki Minaj And Flo Rida peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2005, ✪ “Axel F” by Crazy Frog peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, ✪ “Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm” by Crash Test Dummies peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Ain't Complaining” by Status Quo peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Bright Lights Bigger City” by Cee Lo Green peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Broken Heroes” by Chris Norman peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Bum Bum” by Trio peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Burli” by Erste Allgemeine Verunsicherung peaked at number 24 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2005, “City Of Blinding Lights” by U2 peaked at number 28 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Don't Say No” by Dew Mitch peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Eins, zwei, Polizei” by Mo-Do peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Everybody” by DJ BoBo peaked at number 24 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Grüllarei” by Trackshittaz peaked at number 18 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2005, “I Believe (Give A Little Bit...)” by Joana Zimmer peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “I Miss You” by Sarah Engels And Pietro Lombardi peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Makassar” by Al Bano And Romina Power peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Mamma Maria” by Ricchi And Poveri peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “My Bed Is Too Big” by Blue System peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Over The Rainbow” by Marusha peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Think About The Way (Bom Digi Digi...)” by Ice MC peaked at number 22 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Weil wir uns lieben” by Andy Borg peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2005, “06 Donne-moi ton numéro” by La League peaked at number 24 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Bouger bouger” by Magic System peaked at number 7 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Fuzzy” by Grant Lee Buffalo peaked at number 41 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Call Your Name” by Johnny Clegg And Savuka peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “J'ai faim de toi” by Sandy (U.K.) peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Laisse tomber tes problèmes” by Collectif Métissé peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Makeba” by Jain peaked at number 15 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Mon bijou” by Jul peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “One More Try” by George Michael peaked at number 5 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Run The World (Girls)” by Beyoncé peaked at number 12 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “So In Love With You” by Texas peaked at number 50 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Sonrisa” by Kendji Girac peaked at number 25 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2011, “The Lazy Song” by Bruno Mars peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2016, “All I Wanna Do” by Martin Jensen peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Blue Hawaii” by Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Cathy's Clown” by The Everly Brothers peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Chanson d'amour” by The Manhattan Transfer peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Lady Jane” by Mojo Blues Band peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Natteravn” by Rasmus Seebach peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Om sanningen ska fram” by Eric Amarillo peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Paperback Writer” by The Beatles peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1983, “The Heat Is On” by Agnetha Fältskog peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2005, “What I'm Lookin' 4” by Jaypea peaked at number 20 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2005, ✪ “Axel F” by Crazy Frog peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1977, ✪ “Car Wash” by Rose Royce peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Away From Home” by Dr. Alban peaked at number 26 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Caravane” by Raphaël peaked at number 27 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Everybody” by DJ BoBo peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Hymn” by Moby peaked at number 46 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “I Miss You” by Sarah Engels And Pietro Lombardi peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “I'm Into You” by Jennifer Lopez Featuring Lil Wayne peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Laisse toi aller” by Sens Unik peaked at number 33 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Le casse de Brice” by Jean Dujardin peaked at number 13 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Lift U Up (Theme Of Energy 05)” by DJ Energy Featuring Gotthard peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Lighters” by Bad Meets Evil Featuring Bruno Mars peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “My Number One” by Helena Paparizou peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “No Money” by Galantis peaked at number 13 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Speeding Cars” by Walking On Cars peaked at number 18 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tour de Sol” by Hagelwätter Blues-Bänd peaked at number 21 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Without You” by Minnesota peaked at number 39 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Yé ké yé ké” by Mory Kante peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “À cœur ouvert” by Pierrick Lilliu peaked at number 30 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2011, “California King Bed” by Rihanna peaked at number 10 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Give Me Everything” by Pitbull Featuring Ne-Yo, Afrojack And Nayer peaked at number 4 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Hollaback Girl” by Gwen Stefani peaked at number 6 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Il più grande spettacolo dopo il big bang” by Jovanotti peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Manifesto futurista della nuova umanità” by Vasco Rossi peaked at number 6 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Marmellata #25” by Cesare Cremonini peaked at number 11 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1776, The Continental Congress passed a resolution saying that “these United Colonies are, and of right, ought to be, Free and Independent States.”

In 1777, Vermont became the first American colony to abolish slavery.

In 1788, It was announced in the U.S. Congress that the new Constitution had been ratified by the required nine states, the ninth being New Hampshire.

In 1843, An alligator fell from the sky during a Charleston, South Carolina, thunderstorm.

In 1904, “Casey Jones” hits number one on the pop singles chart by Billy Murray and American Quartet.

In 1914, 07 x 02 = 14

In 1921, Who wants to be a millionaire? You did on this night if you could box. The Jack-Dempsey-Georges Carpentier heavyweight title fight at Rickardʹs Orchard in Jersey City, New Jersey, produced the first million-dollar gate in boxing history. The receipts total $1,789,238 with $50 ringside seats. Dempsey knocked out Carpentier, a French hero, at 1:16 of the fourth round in front of 80,183.

In 1932, Dave Thomas, founder of the Wendyʹs fast-food chain and star of the companyʹs TV commercials, was born. He died on January 8, 2002.

In 1934, Six-year-old Shirley Temple signed a contract with Fox Film Corporation. She went on to become one of the biggest movie stars of the era. Her mother told United Press that to keep her daughter grounded, she would tell her “Youʹre not so good as an actress, Shirley.”

In 1935, Great Britain boxers beat U.S. team in first international Golden Gloves.

In 1939, “The Aldrich Family” debuted on NBC radio this night. Mother Aldrich was heard to call, “Hen-ree! Henry Aldrich!” Mrs. Aldrich was named Alice; Mr. Aldrich was Sam; Henryʹs sister was Mary; Henryʹs mischief-making friend was Homer Brown and Henryʹs girlfriend was Kathleen. Henry, of course was, well, Henry.

In 1941, “The Thin Man” Radio Series debuts.

In 1946, CBS signed the Old Redhead, Arthur Godfrey, on this day, to do a weekly nighttime radio show. Godfrey was soon hosting one of radioʹs top shows, “Talent Scouts”.

In 1947, An object crashed near Roswell, New Mexico; the Air Force later insisted it was a weather balloon, but eyewitness accounts gave rise to speculation it might have been an alien spacecraft.

In 1949, 07 ^ 02 = 49

In 1951, NBC Radio presented “Bob and Ray” (Bob Elliott and Ray Goulding) on a network radio show. The comedians had previously been heard on WHDH Radio in Boston, Massachusetts.

In 1951, “Itʹs News To Me”, TV Game Show; debut on CBS.

In 1953, “Place The Face”, TV Game Show; debut on NBC.

In 1954, On the cover of TV Guide: “Joan Davis and Jim Backus”. Other Articles: Pat Brady, Joe Palooka Story

In 1954, “Double Or Nothing”, TV Game Show; last aired on CBS.

In 1955, On the cover of TV Guide: “Lassie and Rin Tin Tin, Tommy Rettig, Lee Aaker”. Other Articles: Soldiers of Fortune

In 1955, “Ah One anna Two…” “The Lawrence Welk Show” premiered on ABC-TV under its original title, “The Dodge Dancing Party.” In Welkʹs 24-piece band was The Champagne Lady, Alice Lon. It went on to last for 27 years, yet, “Weird Al” Yankovic might have had Welk as one of his childhood idols with the accordion solos Welk was also famous for playing.

In 1956, Elvis Presley recorded the hit singles “Hound Dog” and “Donʹt Be Cruel” for his new record label home, RCA Victor. In addition, Elvis recorded “Any Way You Want Me” for later release. It marks the first time he uses the Jordanaires, a vocal harmony quartet, as background singers. The two-sided hit “Donʹt Be Cruel/Hound Dog” tops Billboardʹs Hot 100 for eleven weeks, setting a record in the rock era that stands until 1992. Another ELVIS milestone took place that day: as ED SULLIVAN phoned Colonel TOM PARKER to set up a meeting to discuss the possibility of PRESLEY appearing on SULLIVANʹs TV show.

In 1957, Sure itʹs 100 degrees in the shade, but what better way to watch “The Andy Williams Show” than in your best wool sweater, this night in 1957. Heʹd be kind enough to watch you.

In 1959, “Plan Nine From Outer Space,” one of the worst films ever, premiered in theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1962, The first Walmart store (called “Wal-Mart Discount City”) was opened in Rogers, Arkansas, by Sam Walton and his brother, James.

In 1962, COVER OF NEWSWEEK: Spanish Dictator FRANCISCO FRANCO who wasnʹt dead yet, but would be in 1975.

In 1963, Merv Griffin takes over from Jim “Mr. Magoo” Backus as host of “Talent Scouts,” a showcase for young talents and a summer replacement for “The Red Skelton Hour.”

In 1964, Country singer Jim Reeves held what would be his last recording session, cutting the ironically titled “Is It Really Over?” and “Missing You” at Nashvilleʹs RCA Studio B

In 1965, TVʹS 'WHERE THE ACTION IS' Appearing: JAMES BROWN (“OUT OF SIGHT”)

In 1966, On the cover of TV Guide: “Walter Cronkite”. Other Articles: TV Movies, Peter Graves. And thatʹs the way it was for this second of July in 1966.

In 1966, R.C., “Cool Jerk” by The Capitols peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1966, R.C., “Donʹt Bring Me Down” by The Animals peaked at #12 on the pop singles chart.

In 1966, R.C., “Double Shot (Of My Babyʹs Love)” by Swingin' Medallions peaked at #17 on the pop singles chart.

In 1966, R.C., “Strangers In The Night” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Little Red Riding Hood”, by Sam The Sham and The Pharaohs entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1966, “MAD” magazine, featuring that lovable madcap dweeb, Alfred E. “What Me Worry?” Neuman, was promoting rental cars and shaving cream on postal stamps! Fifteen years later, the U.S. Congress, who didnʹt find the stunt very funny, introduced ad stamp legislation of its own to relieve the post office deficit.

In 1969, Columbia releases Johnny Cashʹs “A Boy Named Sue”

In 1969, AT THE MOVIES: “THE LOVE BUG” (Dean Jones, Buddy Hackett, Michele Lee)

In 1970, AT THE MOVIES “BENEATH THE PLANET OF THE APES” (Roddy McDowall, Kim Hunter); “PAINT YOUR WAGON” (Lee Marvin); “BUTCH CASSIDY and THE SUNDANCE KID” (Robert Redford, Paul Newman); “TWO MULES FOR SISTER SARA” (Shirley MacLaine, Clint Eastwood)

In 1973, “Match Game '73”, TV Game Show, returned on CBS with host Gene Rayburn, became '74, '75, '76, '77, '78 and '79, ending that April when “General Hospital” opposite it made their ratings terminal and it left the CBS sked. Over the years, the panelists included Brett Somers, Charles Nelson Reilly, Richard Dawson (who hosted his own game show Family Feud beginning in 1976 and left Match Game in 1978), Fannie Flagg, Joyce Bulifant, MacLean Stevenson and most of the other M*A*S*H cast, Betty White, as well as numerous celebrities from prime-time and even CBSʹs own soap operas as well.

In 1974, AT THE MOVIES: Disneyʹs “HERBIE RIDES AGAIN” (Ken Berry, Helen Hayes and Stefanie Powers in the sequel to 1969's “LOVE BUG”)

In 1975, David Bowie gets gold record number four. “Young American”, certified Gold by the RIAA, contains two of his biggest hits, “Fame”, which hits number one later in the year, and the title track.

In 1977, On the cover of TV Guide: “Linda Lavin and Polly Holiday of Alice”. Other Articles: Star Trek, Mushroom Magic

In 1977, R.C., “So You Win Again” by Hot Chocolate peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1978, Andy Rooney delivered his first commentary on CBS' “60 Minutes” in which he criticized people who keep track of traffic fatalities on holiday weekends.

In 1980, “Airplane!” starring Robert Hays and featuring Leslie Nielsen and Lloyd Bridges, crashed into movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1980, President Jimmy Carter signed a proclamation reviving draft registration.

In 1981, “Stars On Long Play” album by Stars On was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1981, Medley singles make it to top-40 radio. The most popular is “Stars on 45” by a group of Dutch studio musicians and singers. The medly has strung together sound-alike versions of popular hits like “Sugar Sugar”, “Venus” and several Beatles songs. The song hits number one and goes gold and sets the trend for other medly hits.

In 1982, Larry Walters of San Pedro, California, used a lawn chair equipped with 45 helium-filled weather balloons to rise to an altitude of 16,000 feet; he landed eight miles away in Long Beach.

In 1982, The Clashʹs Nicky Headon was charged with stealing a bus stop sign.

In 1983, R.C., “Baby Jane” by Rod Stewart peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Electric Avenue” by Eddy Grant peaked at number two on the pop singles chart and stayed there for five weeks.

In 1983, R.C., “Europa and The Pirate Twins” by Thomas Dolby peaked at #67 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Save The Overtime (For Me)” by Gladys Knight and The Pips peaked at #66 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Sheʹs A Beauty” by The Tubes peaked at number ten on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “White Wedding” by Billy Idol peaked at #36 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “You Are In My System” by Robert Palmer peaked at #78 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, The movie “Return of the Jedi” opened in movie theaters in Japan.

In 1983, “Seven Brides For Seven Brothers”, TV General Drama; last aired on CBS. Guess seven wasnʹt enough.

In 1984, Epic Records set a record as two million copies of the Jacksonsʹ new album, “Victory”, was shipped to stores. It was the first time that such a large shipment had been initially sent to retailers. The LP arrived just days before Michael and his brothers started their hugely successful Victory Tour.

In 1984, The Rolling Stonesʹ “Rewind” album released, containing Stonesʹ recent hits. The bandʹs contractual obligation to Atlantic is fulfilled.

In 1984, Whatʹs an eight letter word to describe Chuck Wooleryʹs return to network TV after leaving Wheel of Fortune? “Crawling”? “Disaster”? “TACO BELL?” Close, but “itʹs the crossword game youʹve played all yer life, but never quite like this…SCRABBLE.”

In 1984, “People Are People” album by Depeche Mode was released

In 1984, “She Bop” single by Cyndi Lauper was released

In 1985, “Alice”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS after nine years.

In 1985, “The Show (12 inch)” single by Doug E. Fresh and The Get Fresh Crew was released

In 1986, The Walt Disney Pictures animated feature film, “The Great Mouse Detective” is released in theaters in the U.S. It was originally called “Basil of Baker Street”. The filmʹs score was written by Henry Mancini.

In 1986, “Stop Making Sense” album by Talking Heads was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1987, “Sign Oʹ The Times” album by Prince was certified Gold and Platinum by the RIAA

In 1988, On the cover of TV Guide: “cast of Designing Women”. Other Articles: Dana Carvey, Jack the Ripper

In 1988, R.C., “Beds Are Burning” by Midnight Oil peaked at #17 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Tall Cool One” by Robert Plant peaked at #25 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “The Valley Road” by Bruce Hornsby and The Range peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Weird Al” Yankovicʹs album “Even Worse” peaked at #27 on the Billboard album chart

In 1992, Braniff Airlines goes out of business.

In 1992, President Bush vetoed the so-called motor-voter registration bill. President Clinton signed a revised version into law in May 1993.

In 1994, “Nurses” TV Comedy last aired on NBC.

In 1994, Colombian defender Andres Escobar, 27, was killed outside a bar in Colombia in retaliation for deflecting a ball into his own goal in a 2-1 loss to the United States in the World Cup on June 22. And you thought hockey and boxing were violent? The Arrogant Worms sang a line in “Me Like Hockey” with the line “soccer being not so hot, you play bad and you get shot.”

In 1996, The movie “Independence Day” starring Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch, Margaret Colin, Randy Quaid, Robert Loggia, James Rebhorn and Harvey Fierstein opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.; it grossed a record $96.4 million in its first weekend (six days) and $83.5 million since July 3, and hit $100 million in only seven days, a record; it also hit $50.2 million Fri-Sun, shy of Batman Foreverʹs $52.8 million.

In 1997, “Men in Black,” Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith fight alien invaders, and opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A. to a record non-sequel opening weekend of $51 million, about $84 million in five days!

In 1997, “Out to Sea,” Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon play grumpy old cruise ship dance instructors, opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1998, Pakistanʹs Mohammad Alam Channa, the worldʹs tallest man at seven feet, 7.25 inches (2.317 metres), died aged 42.

In 1999, “Johnny Bravo” returned to be airing new episodes on Cartoon Network.

In 1999, “Wild Wild West” Single by Will Smith was released

In 2001, “Unsolved Mysteries” returned to be airing new episodes on Lifetime.

In 2005, Live Eight took place in ten different cities worldwide to draw attention to poverty in Africa. Among the highlights was the reunion of Pink Floyd in London.

In 2006, Comic Jan Murray died in Beverly Hills, California, at age 89.

In 2009, Houston Astros beat the Padres 7-2, but only after waiting out a 52-minute delay in the top of the ninth inning caused when a swarm of bees took over part of left field at San Diegoʹs Petco Park.

In 2011, Wladimir Klitschko wins a lopsided unanimous decision over David Haye, adding the WBA title to his heavyweight haul. Klitschko and his older brother, Vitali, hold all three major heavyweight titles. Wladimir already had the IBF title (and minor WBO, IBO belts), while Vitali is the WBC champion.

In 2014, 07 x 02 = 14

In 2017, Jeff Horn shocks Manny Pacquiao by a controversial unanimous decision at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia, to win the WBO welterweight title. All three judges award the bout to Horn, with American Waleska Roldanʹs 117-111 score attracting most of the criticism. U.S. judge Chris Flores and Ramon Cerdan of Argentina each score it much closer at 115-113.

In 2017, Australian Jeff Horn pulled off a stunning Rocky-like upset in the “Battle of Brisbane” with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao to claim the WBO welterweight title at Suncorp Stadium.

In 2049, 07 ^ 02 = 49

The Holiday Almanacs July 2, 2022

What's Today?

Today is Sat Jul the 2 in the year 2022
Jan 1 began on a Sat
This is day 183 of the year
Serialnumber = 44732
Julian date = 2459751 O.S.= 6 - 19 - 2022

Calendar

Holidays

Feast of Expectant Mothers (Italy).
Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Gay Pride Week (Day 6)
Amateur Radio Week (Day 6)
American Women Athletes Week (Day 6)
Carpenter Ant Awareness Week (Day 6)
Let's Play Tennis Week Begins.
[Curacao] Flag Day
[Italy] Corso de Palio, horse-race
[Norway] King's Birthday
[Santo Domingo de Silos, Spain] Santa Isabel
[USA] Honor America Days (thru 7-4)
[USA] National Sobriety Checkpoint Week (Day 5)
[USA] National Patriots Month (thru July 4)
Debtors' Day.
National Literacy Day
Yar Nyidhok or Summer Solstice (Bhutan).

Reminders

Astrological Sign: Cancer: The Crab (6-22 thru 7-21); Ruling Planet: Moon. Element: Water. Traits: Maternal, compassionate, thrifty. Body part associated with this sign: The breast. Occupations: Raising children, animals, or plants, history, antiques, caring for the elderly.
Astrological sign: Leo: The Lion (7-23 thru 8-22); Ruling Planet: Sun. Element: Fire. Traits: Forceful, generous, creative, well-organized. Body part associated with this sign: The heart. Occupations: Supervisor, actor, king, activities requiring physical strength, bartender.
Full Moon: the Thunder Moon and the Mead Moon, the Corn Moon, the Herb Moon
Gems: ruby and onxy
Meanings: the sentimental meaning of the ruby is for friendship, and the water lily and the larkspur are for ardent attachment.
Flowers: water lily and larkspur
Before the 20th century, July was pronounced to rhyme with "truly."
July's name commemorates the founder of the Julian calendar, Julius Caesar. Before that, July was called Quintilius.
[USA] Fiscal year begins
Baked Beans Month
Hitch Hiking Month
Home Improvement Months (not the TV show) (from April-Sep)
Hot Dog Month
Hurricane Season Months in the East (June 1-Nov 30)
Hurricane Season Months in the West (June 1-Oct 31)
Ice Cream Month
Minority Tourism Month
National Anti-Boredom Month
National Baked Beans Month
National Eye Exam Month
National Eye Exam Month
National Hitchhiking Month.
National Hot Dog Month
National Ice Cream Month
National July Belongs to Blueberries Month
National Lamb and Wool Month
National Peach Month
National Picnic Month
National Purposeful Parenting Month
National Recreation and Parks Month
National Tennis Month
Sports and Recreation Month
International Cherry Pit Spitting Contest (1st Saturday)
Midpoint of the year (at noon, or following midnight in leap years).
[Czechoslovakia] St†znice Folk Festival (thru 7-14)
[Italy] Corso de Palio horse race
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