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The Big Datebook for July 17

Last Updated 07-19-2021

🎭🎵Mimi Hines -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1933
Actress, Comedienne, Singer, Canadian

James McCormick -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1934
Comedy Writer

⛪🎭Donald Sutherland -- is 86 in the year 2021 and 87 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1935
Protestant, Movie Actor, Producer, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in John, N.B.
Misc: b. 1932? 1935?
Movie Titles: The Italian Job, The Hunger Games (series), M*A*S*H, Klute, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, Ordinary People, Backdraft, Space Cowboys

✍🎵Peter "P.D.Q. Bach" Schickele -- is 86 in the year 2021 and 87 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1935
Satirist, Arranger, Composer, Musician, Novelty Singer
Names/Places: NN: P.D.Q. Bach: The Last & Least of Bach's Many Children
Misc: b. 1807, d.1742 (implausible?); film, TV, & theater scores

🎭Jack Davidson -- is 85 in the year 2021 and 86 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1936
Actor
Movie Titles: Trading Places, The Secret of My Success, Shock Waves, Baby It's You

Ali Khameni -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1939
Head of State
Misc: Supreme Leader of Iran

🏆Verne Lundquist -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1940 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Sportscaster

🏆🏈Daryle Lamonica -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1941 N.S.
NFL Quarterback, College Football Player, AFL Figure
Names/Places: NN: The Mad Bomber
Misc: he led the Raiders to two touchdowns in 65 seconds to beat the Jets in the now famous "Heidi" game 11-17-68; Super Bowl II
Group Names: Oakland Raiders

🏆⚾Don Kessinger -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1942
MLB Manager, MLB Shortstop
Misc: 6x All-Star, 2x Gold Glove; now a securities broker in Memphis
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs

🎭🎵Gale Garnett -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1942
Actress, Singer, Canadian, New Zealand
Names/Places: b. in Auckland, New Zealand
Song Titles: We'll Sing In The Sunshine

🎵🎸Zoot Money -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1942
Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer, English
Names/Places: RN: George Bruno Money
Group Names: The Animals, soloist

Camilla Parker-Bowles -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1947
English
Names/Places: Duchess of Cornwall

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🎵🎸Brian Glascock -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1948
Alternative Rock Drummer
Group Names: The Motels

🎵🎸Terry "Geezer" Butler -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1949 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Heavy Metal Bassist, English
Group Names: Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, GZR, Heaven and Hell

🎵🎸Michael "Mike" Vale -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1949 N.S.
Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: Tommy James & the Shondells

🎭🎵P. J. Soles -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1950
TV/Movie Actress, Composer
Names/Places: RN:Pamela Jane Hardon; Dennis Quaid's, then Skip Holm's wife
TV Shows: The Boy in the Plastic Bubble (TV movie)
Movie Titles: Pvt. Benjamin, Stripes, Breaking Away, Rock and Roll High School, Carrie, Halloween

🎭Lucie Arnaz -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1951
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Comedienne, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Hollywood; Lucille Ball & Desi's daughter; Laurence Luckinbill's wife
TV Shows: Here's Lucy (as Kim Carter), Sons & Daughters, The Lucie Arnaz Show
Movie Titles: The Jazz Singer, Down to You, Smoking/Non-Smoking

🎭🎵David Hasselhoff -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1952
TV/Movie/Soap Actor, TV Producer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Baltimore, MD; Catherine Hickland's ex-husband
Misc: Germans love his singing; starred in an infamous youtube video eating a cheeseburger on the floor
TV Shows: Knight Rider (as Michael "Long" Knight), Baywatch (as Mitch Bucannon, also on Baywatch Nights)

🎵🎸Fran Smith Jr. -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1952
Singer, Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: The Hooters

🎵🎸Chet McCracken -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1952
Rock & Roll Drummer
Misc: session drummer
Group Names: The Doobie Brothers

🎭Thomas Carter -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1953
Actor, TV Producer/Director, Italian
TV Shows: Szysznyk, The White Shadow (as James Hayward), Equal Justice (producer), St. Elsewhere (producer), Miami Vice (producer)
Movie Titles: Coach Carter, Save the Last Dnce, Metro

🎭J. Michael Straczynski -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1954
Producer
Misc: TV Show creator
TV Shows: Babylon 5 (writer)
Movie Titles: Thor (writer), World War Z (writer), Changling (writer)

🎭Richard Bekins -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1954
Actor
Movie Titles: Limitless, United 93

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⚛⚖Angela Merkel -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1954
Scientist, Politician, German
Misc: German Chancellor

🏆🏒Bryan Trottier -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1956
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, Canadian
Misc: played 1975-1994; led New York Islanders to 4 straight Stanley Cups (1980-83); Rookie of Year (1976); scoring champion (134 points) and regular season MVP in 1979; playoff MVP (1980); added fifth and sixth Cups with Pittsburgh in 1991 and '92.
Sports Teams: New York Islanders, Pittsburgh Penguins

🎭Wong Kar-Wai -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1958 N.S.
Filmmaker

🎭🏆Karen Elaine Price -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1960
Stuntwoman, Producer, Director, Model, Playmate
Misc: January 1981

🎭Nancy Giles -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1960 N.S.
Actress, Comedienne
TV Shows: China Beach (as Frankie Bunsen)
Movie Titles: Big, Working Girl

🎭Mark Burnett -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1960
Producer/Director, English
TV Shows: Survivor, The Apprentice, Shark Tank, Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?

🏆🏈Scott Norwood -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1960
NFL Kicker
Misc: Superbowl XXV
Sports Teams: Buffalo Bills

🎭Denise Miller -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1963
Actress
TV Shows: Fish (as Jilly), Makin' It (as Tina Manucci), Archie Bunker's Place (as Billie Bunker)

🏆⚾Bobby Thigpen -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1963
MLB Coach, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: RFN: Robert Thomas
Misc: individual record for saves [57] in one season [1990]
Sports Teams: Chicago White Sox

🎭🎵John Ventimiglia -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1963
Actor, Composer
TV Shows: The Sopranos (as Artie Bucco)
Movie Titles: The Iceman, Operation Autumn, Flypaper

🎵🎷Regina Belle -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1963
Songwriter, Gospel Singer, Pop Singer, Adult-Pop Singer, Jazz Singer, Soul Singer

🎵Craig Morgan -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1964
Songwriter, Country Singer

🎭Heather Langenkamp -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1965
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Just the Ten of Us (as Marie Lubbock)
Movie Titles: Star Trek Into Darkness, Nightmare on Elm Street (series)

🎭Alex Winter -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1965
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, English
TV Shows: Jimmy Kimmel Live! (director), Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventures
Movie Titles: Freaked, Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey, Deep Web (director)

🎵🎸Lou Barlow -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1966
Songwriter, Alternative Rock Musician
Group Names: Dinosaur Jr., Folk Implosion

🎵Susan Ashton -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1967
Gospel Singer

🎭Alexandra Wilson -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1968
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: Homefront (as Sarah)
Movie Titles: Small Soldiers, The Christms Wish, Ocean Park

🎭Bitty Schram -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1968
Actress
TV Shows: Monk (as Sharona Fleming)
Movie Titles: A League of Their Own, Marvin's Room, Caught

📰🎭Beth Littleford -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1968 N.S.
Correspondent, Actress
TV Shows: The Hard times of RJ Berger, The Daily Show, Dog with a Blog (as Ellen Jennings)
Movie Titles: Crazy Stupid Love, Drillbit Taylor

🎭🎵🏆🎱Darren Day -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1968 N.S.
Actor, Singer, Snooker Player, English
Misc: stage: Godspell, Grease, Defending the Caveman, We Will Rock You
TV Shows: Hollyoaks (recurring)

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🎭F. Gary Gray -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1969 N.S.
Actor, Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Furious 8, The Italian Job, Straight Outta Compton, Law Abiding Citizen, The Negotiator

🎭Jason Clarke -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1969
Actor, Producer, Australian
Movie Titles: Lawless, The Great Gatsby, Zero Dark Thirty, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Everest, Terminator Genisys

🏆🏒Tommy Söderström -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1969
NHL Goaltender, Swedish

🏆🏈Gene McGuire -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1970
NFL Center

🎵🏆Mandy Smith -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1970
Pop Singer, Model, English
Names/Places: RFMN:Amanda Luise; Bill Wyman's ex-

🏆🏈🏀Calbert Cheaney -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1971
College Football Coach, NBA Player

🎵Jarrett Cordes -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1971
Rhythm and Blues Singer, Hip Hop Performer
Names/Places: aka J.C. and D.J. Minutemix
Group Names: PM Dawn
Song Titles: Set Adrift on Memory Bliss

🏆🏀Donny Marshall -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1972
NBA Player

🏆🏀Eric (Basketball) Williams -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1972
NBA Player

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🎵Elizabeth Cook -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1972
Country Singer
Misc: Alt-Country style; some say b. July 18 or 19

🎭Tony Dovolani -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1973 N.S.
Dancer, Yugoslav
TV Shows: Dancing with the Stars

🎭Daimaou Kosaka -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1973 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Japanese

🏆🏈Eric Moulds -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1973
NFL Wide Receiver

🎵Leanne "LeLee" Lyons -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1973 N.S.
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: SWV

🎵Sole -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1973
Rap Music Performer

🏆🏁🏍Carey Hart -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1975 N.S.
Motorcyclist

🎭Eric Winter -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1976
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Witches of East End (as Dash Gardiner)
Movie Titles: The Ugly Truth, Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay, Beyond: Two Souls

Gino D'Acampo -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1976 N.S.
Chef, English
TV Shows: Let's Do Lunch, Gino's Italian Escape

🎵Luke Bryan -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1976
Songwriter, Country Singer

🏆Tiffany Taylor -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1977
Model, Playmate
Names/Places: RN:Summer Hanson
Misc: November 1998; nude model; not to be confused with another Tiffany Taylor the XXX actress

🏆🏒Marc Savard -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1977
NHL Center, Canadian

🎭🏆Mike Vogel -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1979 N.S.
Actor, Model
TV Shows: Under the Dome (as Dale "Barbie" Barbara)
Movie Titles: Cloverfield, The Help, Blue Valentine, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)

🏆🏒Ryan Miller -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1980
NHL Goaltender, Olympic Athlete, American

🎭🎵Tash Hamilton -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1981
Actress, Dancer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer, English
Names/Places: aka Natasha
Group Names: Atomic Kitten

🎭Sarah Jones -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1983
Actress
TV Shows: Vegas (as Mia Rizzo), The Path (as Alison Kemp)
Movie Titles: Love Takes Wing, Alcatraz, Still Green, Mr. Jones

🎭Caitlin Van Zandt -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1985
Actress
Movie Titles: Camp, Stephanie Daley, Gardener of Eden

🎭Tom Cullen -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1985
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: The Five (as Mark Wells); Downtown Abbey
Movie Titles: Weekend, The Last Days on Mars, Black Mountain Poets

🎭Brando Eaton -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1986
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: The Secret Life of the American Teenager (as Griffin), Dexter (as Jonah Mitchell), Zoey 101 (as Vince Blake)
Movie Titles: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel, American Sniper, Balls Out: Gary the Tennis Coach, Born to Race, Cabin Fever 3: Patient Zero

🏆🥊Mojo Rawley -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1986 N.S.
Wrestler

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🎵Jeremih -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1987
Rhythm and Blues Singer

🎭Summer Bishil -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1988
Actress
TV Shows: The Magicians (as Margo Hanson)
Movie Titles: Towelhead, The Last Airbender, Crossing Over, Mooz-Lum

🎭Billie Catherine Lourd -- is 29 in the year 2021 and 30 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1992 N.S.
Actress
Names/Places: Carrie Fisher & Bryan's girl
TV Shows: Scream Queens (as Chanel #3)
Movie Titles: Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars: Episode VIII

Ali Sayles -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1993
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Ruth Pointer & Michael's girl

Conor Sayles -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1993
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Ruth Pointer & Michael's son

🏆🏈Derrick Henry -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1994 N.S.
College Football Player, Football Runningback
Misc: Heisman Trophy (2015)
Sports Teams: University of Alabama

🎭Michael Khoury -- is 25 in the year 2021 and 26 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1996 N.S.
Actor, Comedian

🎭Shauna Case -- is 24 in the year 2021 and 25 in the year 2022; b.7/17/1997 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Incredible Chew (sketch performer)

Chloe Murdoch -- is 18 in the year 2021 and 19 in the year 2022; b.7/17/2003
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Wendi Deng and Rupert's daughter

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Oliver Puck -- is 16 in the year 2021 and 17 in the year 2022; b.7/17/2005
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Gelila Assefu and Wolfgang's son

Sabrina Starkman -- is 16 in the year 2021 and 17 in the year 2022; b.7/17/2005
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Cindy Margolis and Guy's twin daughter

Sierra Starkman -- is 16 in the year 2021 and 17 in the year 2022; b.7/17/2005
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Cindy Margolis and Guy's twin daughter

⛪🎵Isaac Watts -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1674 J-LD d.11/25/1748 J-LD (74)
Clergyman, Theologian, Composer, English

Elbridge Gerry -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1744 N.S. or 7/6/1744 J-LD d.11/23/1814 (70)
Vice President, American
Misc: 5th U.S. Vice President; Declaration of Independence signer; father of the "gerrymander"

🎨George Claghorn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/6/1748 J-LD or 7/17/1748 N.S. d.2/3/1824 N.S. (75)
Designer
Misc: Shipbuilder; Old Ironsides, Constitution

💰John Jacob Astor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1763 d.3/29/1848 (84)
Financier, Zillionaire, Fur Trader, German
Misc: the richest man in the U.S.

🏆🏒Jack Laviolette -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1879 d.1/9/1960 (80)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, NHL Left Wing, Canadian
Misc: played from 1903-1918
Sports Teams: Montreal Le National, Michigan Soo Indians, Montreal Shamrocks, Montreal Canadiens

💰Lazare Kaplan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1883 d.2/12/1986 (102)
Merchant
Misc: diamond cutter

✍⚖Erle Stanley Gardner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1889 d.3/11/1970 (80)
Novelist, Mystery Writer, Attorney/Lawyer
Book Titles: Perry Mason (series creator)

🎭Stanley Ridges -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1891 d.4/22/1951 (59)
Actor
Movie Titles: Possessed, Sgt. York, Mr. Ace

🎭Mary Clare -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1894 d.8/29/1970 (76)
Actress, English

🏆🏒Wilfred Thomas "Shorty" Green -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1896 N.S. d.4/19/1960 N.S. (63)
Hall of Famer, NHL Forward, Canadian
Misc: played 1923-1927
Sports Teams: Hamilton Tigers, New York Americans

💰🎭James Cagney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1899 d.3/30/1986 (86)
Founder, Movie/Stage Actor, Movie Director
Names/Places: RN:James Cagney Jr.; b. in New York City; Jeanne's brother; d. in Stanfordville, New York
Movie Titles: Yankee Doodle Dandy, White Heat, Angels with Dirty Faces, One Two Three

🎭Marcel Dalio -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1900 d.11/20/1983 (83)
Movie Actor
Misc: b. Sep 23, 1899?
Movie Titles: Casablanca

🎭William Gargan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1905 d.2/17/1979 (73)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Martin Kane (detective star 1949-51,57)
Movie Titles: Ellery Queen (1940s film)

🎭John Darrow -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1907 d.2/24/1980 (72)
Actor

✍🎭Art Linkletter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1912 d.5/26/2010 (97)
Hall of Famer, Author, Radio Actor, TV Talk Show Host, Variety Show Host, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan
TV Shows: Kids Say the Darndest Things, Life with Linkletter, People Are Funny, Art Linkletter's House Party

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🎭Lucille Benson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1914 d.2/17/1984 (69)
TV Actress
TV Shows: Bosom Buddies (as Lilly Sinclair)

🏆Dorothy Poynton-Hill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1915 N.S. d.5/18/1995 N.S. (79)
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, American

🎨Arthur Rothstein -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1915 d.11/11/1985 (70)
Photographer

🎨🎭🎵Phyllis Diller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1917 d.8/20/2012 (95)
Painter, Actress, Comedienne, Panelist, Pianist
Names/Places: b. in Lima, OH; NN:Wizard of Ooze; RLN:Driver
TV Shows: The Gong Show (panelist), The Hollywood Squares (panelist), The Pruitts of Southhampton, The Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show, Bold & The Beautiful

🏆⚾Lou Bourdeau -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1917 d.8/10/2001 (84)
Hall of Famer, MLB Shortstop
Misc: AL MVP 1948
Sports Teams: Cleveland Indians (1938-1950), Boston Red Sox (1951-1952), Cleveland Indians (manager, 1942-1950), Boston Red Sox (manager, 1952-1954), Kansas City Athletics (manager, 1955-1957), Chicago Cubs (1960)

📰🎭Bill Monroe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1920 d.2/17/2011 (90)
Newscaster, Journalist, TV Producer, Panelist
TV Shows: Meet The Press (moderator 1975-84 & panelist)

🏆Juan Antonio Samaranch -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1920 d.4/21/2010 (89)
Sports Executive, Spanish
Misc: President of the I.O.C.

Gordon Gould -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1920 d.9/16/2005 (85)
Physicist
Misc: coined the word "laser": acronym for Light Amplification Emission of Radiation; not b. July 19

🎭Acquanetta -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1921 d.8/16/2004 (83)
Actress
Names/Places: FN:Burnu
Movie Titles: Tarzan and the Leopard Woman

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🎵George "Trio" Barnes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1921 N.S. d.9/5/1977 N.S. (56)
Guitarist
Misc: Swing-jazz style guitarist who claimed that he played the first electric guitar in 1931

🎵🎷Mary Osborne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1921 d.3/4/1992 (70)
Guitarist, Jazz Performer

🎭Tetsuro Tamba -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1922 d.9/24/2006 (84)
Movie Actor, Japanese
Movie Titles: You Only Live Twice

🎭Billye Rae Wallace -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1925 d.3/3/1999 (73)
Actress

🎵🎷Jimmy Scott -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1925 N.S. d.6/12/2014 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, Jazz Singer
Names/Places: aka: Little Jimmy Scott; RN: James Victor Scott

🎵Jimmy Kish -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1925 d.5/27/2010 (84)
Country Performer
Names/Places: NN:The Flying Cowboy

🎭William Pierson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1926 d.8/27/2004 (78)
Actor
Misc: Best remembered for his role as Marko the Mailman in the Billy Wilder film classic "Stalag 17"
Movie Titles: Stalag 17

🏆🥊Édouard Carpentier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1926 O.S. d.10/30/2010 N.S. (84)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Canadian, French
Names/Places: Edouard Ignacz Weiczorkiewicz

✍🎭Pat McCormick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1927 d.7/29/2005 (78)
Comedy Writer, Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Don Rickles Show (regular and head writer), New Bill Cosby Show (regular)

🎵🎷Vince Guaraldi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1928 d.2/6/1976 (47)
Songwriter, Bandleader, Jazz Pianist
Misc: wrote music for Charlie Brown TV specials
Group Names: Vince Guaraldi Trio

🎵Joseph "Joe" Morello -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1928 d.3/12/2011 (82)
Drummer
Group Names: Dave Brubeck Quartet

🏆⚾Roy McMillan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1930 d.11/2/1997 (67)
MLB Shortstop
Misc: 3x Gold Glove; played over 2,000 games from 1951-66
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Reds, Milwaukee Braves, New York Mets

🏆🏀Bob Leonard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1932 N.S. d.4/13/2021 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, NBA Coach, NBA Player
Sports Teams: Minneapolis/Los Angeles Lakers (player 1956-1961), Chicago Packers/Zephyrs (players 1961-1963), Chicago Zephyrs / Baltimore Bullets (coach 1962-1964), Indiana Pacers (coach 1968-1980)

🎵Niccolo Castiglioni -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1932 d.9/7/1996 (64)
Composer

🎵🎷Ben Riley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1933 d.11/18/2017 N.S. (84)
Jazz Drummer
Group Names: Thelonious Monk (1964-1967), Sphere (a Thelonious Monk tribute band)

✍⛪🎭🎵Diahann Carroll -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1935 N.S. d.10/4/2019 N.S. (84)
Hall of Famer, Author, Baptist, TV/Movie/Stage Actress, TV Hostess, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Bronx; RN:Carol Diahann Johnson; Vic Damone's wife
TV Shows: Julia (as Julia Baker), Dynasty (as Dominique Deveraux), A Different World (as Whitley's mom)

🎵🎸Spencer Davis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1939 N.S. d.10/19/2020 N.S. (81)
Multi-instrumentalist, Rhythm Guitarist, Rock & Roll Singer, Welsh (Wales)
Names/Places: RN: Spancer David Nelson Davies
Misc: unconfirmed e-mails say he was b. Jul 14, 1941, AP says b. 1939, others say b. 1942
Group Names: Spencer Davis Group

🎭Phyllis Davis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1940 d.9/27/2013 N.S. (73)
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1995; some say b. 1947
TV Shows: Love American Style (player), Vega$ (as Beatrice Travis), Magnum P.I.
Movie Titles: Beyond the Valley of the Dolls, The Day of the Dolphin, Under Siege 2: Dark Territory

✍🎭Tim Brooke-Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1940 N.S. d.4/12/2020 N.S. (79)
Comedy Writer, Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, English
Group Names: The Goodies
TV Shows: At Last the 1948 Show (as various), The Goodies (as Tim Brooke-Taylor, etc.), Bananaman (as narrator, etc.), Me and My Girl (as Derek Yates)
Movie Titles: Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl (writer)

🏆🏀Cornelius L. "Connie" Hawkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1942 N.S. d.10/6/2017 N.S. (75)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Figure
Names/Places: NN:The Hawk
Misc: Phoenix Suns, ABA MVP 1968; playground legend, high-gliding star big man from Brooklyn. Career marred by alleged point-shaving scandal. Nonetheless starred for Harlem Globetrotters, ABL-ABA Pittsburgh Pipers, which he led to the first ABA title in 1968; Suns #42
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Rens (ABL 1961-1963), Harlem Globetrotters (1963-1967), Pittsburgh/Minnesota Pipers (ABA 1967-1969), Phoenix Suns (1969-1973), Los Angeles Lakers (1973-1975), Atlanta Hawks (1975-1976)

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🏆⚽Carlos Alberto -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1944 N.S. d.10/25/2016 N.S. (72)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Defender, Brazilian
Names/Places: NN: Capita; RN: Carlos Alberto Torres
Misc: one of the best defenders of all time; captained Brazil to victory in the 1970 World Cup

🎭Peter Coffield -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1945 d.11/19/1983 (38)
Actor

🎭Michael "Mike" Elliott -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1946 d.12/23/2014 (68)
Actor, Comedian, Personality, English
Names/Places: NN:Mike the Mouth
Misc: radio personality

🎵🎸Mick Tucker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1947 d.2/14/2002 (54)
Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Group Names: Sweet

🎵🎸Ronald Frank "Ron" Asheton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1948 d.1/1/2009 (60)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: The Stooges

🎵Damon Harris -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1950 N.S. d.2/18/2013 N.S. (62)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Temptations

🎵🎷Phoebe Snow -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1952 d.4/26/2011 (58)
Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Pianist, Jazz Performer
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Laub
Misc: b. 1950?
Song Titles: Poetry Man
TV Shows: 9 to 5 (theme song singer), A Different World (theme song singer)

🎵Nicolette Larson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1952 d.12/16/1997 (45)
Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Helena, MT
Song Titles: Lotta Love

🎵🎸Bruce Crump -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1957 d.3/16/2015 (57)
Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Molly Hatchet

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🎭Jeremy Hardy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1961 N.S. d.2/1/2019 N.S. (57)
Comedian, English

🏆🏁🎿Matti Nykänen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1963 N.S. d.2/4/2019 N.S. (55)
Skier, Olympic Athlete, Finnish
Misc: Olympic gold 1984, 88

🎵🎸Kim Shattuck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1963 N.S. d.10/2/2019 N.S. (56)
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: The Muffs, The Pixies

🎵Guru -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/17/1966 d.4/20/2010 (43)
Hip Hop Rapper
Group Names: Gang Starr

👑King Edward The Elder Of England -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/874 d.7/17/924 (55)
King
Misc: born between 871 and 877

✍📰Adam Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/5/1723 J-LD or 6/16/1723 N.S. d.7/17/1790 N.S. (67)
Author, Philosopher, Economist, Scottish
Names/Places: RN:George J. Goodman
Misc: Wealth Of Nations

Johann Bernoulli II -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/18/1710 d.7/17/1790 (80)
Mathematician, Swiss

🎖Charlotte Corday -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/27/1768 d.7/17/1793 (24)
Revolutionary, French
Misc: assassin of French revolutionary Jean-Paul Marat (murdered July 13, 1793)

🎖⛪William White -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1748 N.S. or 3/24/1747 J-LD or 3/24/1748 Ju-1 d.7/17/1836 N.S. (88)
Revolutionary, Clergyman, American
Misc: First bishop consecrated in England for the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States, and first presiding bishop of that church.

Charles Grey -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/13/1764 N.S. d.7/17/1845 N.S. (81)
Prime Minister, British
Misc: 2nd Earl Grey

Chang And Eng Bunker -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/11/1811 d.7/17/1874 (63)
Siamese Twin, Siamese
Misc: original siamese twins; b. Siam (now Thailand)

⚛💰Jim Bridger -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/17/1804 d.7/17/1881 (77)
Explorer, Guide, Scout, Fur Trader

💰Dorothea Lynde Dix -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1802 d.7/17/1887 (85)
Philanthropist, Social Reformer, Political Activist
Misc: aroused interest in treatment of mental inmates

🎨James Whistler -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/10/1834 d.7/17/1903 (69)
Hall of Famer, Painter, Etcher
Names/Places: b. in Lowell, Ma.; MN:Abbott McNeill; b. Jul 14?
Misc: the world famous painter of his mother, Whistler's Mother

Jules "Henri" Poincare -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/29/1854 N.S. d.7/17/1912 N.S. (58)
Astronomer, Mathematician, Physicist, French
Misc: influenced cosmogony, relativity, and topology and was a gifted interpreter of science to a wide public.

Anastasia Romanov -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/5/1901 Ju-1 or 6/18/1901 N.S. d.7/17/1918 N.S. (17)
Celebrity Daughter, Russian
Names/Places: aka Anna Anderson; alleged daughter of Czar Nicholas II of Russia
Misc: the impostor died in 1984

👑Alexandria Romanov -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/6/1872 d.7/17/1918 (46)
Queen, Russian
Names/Places: Czar Nicholas' wife

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👑Czar Nicholas II -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/18/1868 N.S. or 5/6/1868 Ju-1 d.7/4/1918 Ju-1 (50) or 7/17/1918 N.S. (50)
King, Russian
Names/Places: LN:Romanov
Misc: the last Tsar of Russia 1894-1917

🎨⚖Raoul Wallenberg -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/4/1912 d.7/17/1947 (34)
Architect, Statesman, Swedish
Misc: credited with saving 100,000 Jews in Budapest from the Nazis during World War II. Presumed deceased on July 17, 1947. He was the second person to receive honorary U.S. citizenship [1981]

✍🎖⛪🎵Evangeline Cory Booth -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/25/1865 d.7/17/1950 (84)
Author, General, Religionist, Composer
Misc: Salvation Army gen'l

🎵Harry Choates -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/26/1922 d.7/17/1951 (29)
Singer, Fiddler, Bandleader

🎭Maude Adams -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/11/1872 d.7/17/1953 (80)
Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: RLN:Kiskadden
Misc: played over 1500 Peter Pan title performances

🎵🎷Billie "Lady Day" Holiday -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/7/1915 N.S. d.7/17/1959 N.S. (44)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer, Jazz Singer
Names/Places: b. in Baltimore; RN:Eleanora Fagan; Clarence's illegitimate daughter
Misc: considered to be the greatest of all time

🏆🥊Paul Bowser -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/28/1886 N.S. d.7/17/1960 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler

🎭🏆⚾Tyrus Raymond "Ty" Cobb -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1886 d.7/17/1961 (74)
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, MLB Center Fielder
Names/Places: NN:The Georgia Peach
Misc: AL Chalmers Award Winner 1911; played in 3000 games, batted a record .367, stole 892 bases, and 4,191 hits. He was with the Detroit Tigers for 22 years starting in 1905. He set more records than any other player and his career average of .367 is still the best. He won the A.L batting title 12 times and scored a record 2,244 runs, 1,960 RBIs.
Sports Teams: Detroit Tigers (player 1905-1926, manager 1921-1926), Philadelphia Athletics (player 1927-1928)

🏆⚾Ed Reulbach -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/1/1882 d.7/17/1961 (78)
MLB Pitcher

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🎭Gertrude McCoy -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/30/1890 d.7/17/1967 (77)
Movie Actress

🎵🎷John "Trane" Coltrane -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/23/1926 N.S. d.7/17/1967 N.S. (40)
Composer, Soprano-sax, Tenor-sax, Jazz Musician
Misc: tenor & soprano sax innovator; some say b. Sep 26
Group Names: Miles Davis Quintet

🎭🎵Cliff Edwards -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/14/1895 d.7/17/1971 (76)
Stage Actor, Vaudevillan, Cartoon Voice Actor, Composer, Singer, Ukelele
Names/Places: NN:Ukulele Ike
Misc: Jiminy Cricket voicist; not d. 7-18

🏆⚾"Dizzy" Dean -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/16/1911 d.7/17/1974 (63)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Announcer, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: b. in Lukas, AR; RFN:Jerome Jan Hannah
Misc: 4x All-Star, 4x MLB strikeout leader, 2x MLB wins leader, NL MVP 1934; St. Louis Cardinal "Gashouse Gang" colorful pitcher; Dean won 163 games and lost 101. His lifetime ERA was 3.03. He once struck out 17 batters in a single game, then a record, but since bettered (Roger Clemens fanned 20); mentioned in "Who's On First?"; Cardinals #17 retired and in Cardinals Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals (1930, 1932-1937), Chicago Cubs (1938-1941), St. Louis Browns (1947)

🎵Don Rich -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/15/1941 d.7/17/1974 (32)
Country Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: The Buckaroos (Buck Owens' backup band)
TV Shows: Hee Haw

Phoebe Omlie -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/21/1902 d.7/17/1975 (72)
Aviatrix

🏆⚽Billy Gonsalves -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/10/1908 d.7/17/1977 (68)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player

🎭Thayer David -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/4/1927 d.7/17/1978 (51)
Actor
Movie Titles: Rocky

🎭Donald (Don) "Red" Barry -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/11/1912 N.S. d.7/17/1980 N.S. (68)
TV/Movie Actor, Director
Names/Places: RN:Donald Barry de Acosta
TV Shows: Surfside Six (as Lt. Snedigar), Mr. Novak (as Mr. Gallo)
Movie Titles: Red Ryder (western serials)

🎵Roosevelt Sykes -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/31/1906 d.7/17/1983 (77)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Singer, Pianist, Blues Performer

George Low -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/10/1926 d.7/17/1984 (58)
Scientist
Misc: leader of the NASA Apollo program

Sam Popeil -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/22/1915 d.7/17/1984 (69)
Inventor
Misc: Veg-O-Matic

🎭Margo -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/10/1918 d.7/17/1985 (67)
Actress
Names/Places: Eddie Albert's wife
Movie Titles: Viva Zapata

Susanne K. Langer -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/20/1895 d.7/17/1985 (89)
Author, Philosopher

🎵Wynn Stewart -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/7/1934 d.7/17/1985 (51)
Songwriter, Country Singer

🎵Howard McGhee -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/6/1918 d.7/17/1987 (69)
Pianist, Reeds, Trumpeter

🏆🥊Frank Donald Goodish -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1946 N.S. d.7/17/1988 N.S. (42)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: aka Brusier Brody and King Kong Brody

🏆🎾Jean Borota -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/13/1898 d.7/17/1994 (95)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, French
Misc: who played in thirty-five Wimbeldons between 1922 and 1964. In 1927, as one of the Four Musketeers (the others being Ren Lacoste, Henri Cochet, and Jacques Brugnon), he helped France win the Davis Cup for the first time.

🎭Harry Guardino -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/23/1925 d.7/17/1995 (69)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: was in hundreds of TV dramas
TV Shows: Perry Mason, Hill Street Blues

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🏆🏁Juan Manuel Fangio -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/24/1911 N.S. d.7/17/1995 N.S. (84)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer, Argentine
Misc: 5-time Formula One world champion (1951,54-57); 24 career wins, retired in 1958.

🎵🎸Bryan "Chas" Chandler -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1938 d.7/17/1996 (57)
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Bassist, English
Names/Places: NN:Chrissie Boy
Group Names: The Jimi Hendrix Experience (manager), The Animals (co-founder)

Dr. Robert Clifton Weaver -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/29/1907 d.7/17/1997 (89)
Presidential Aide
Misc: Department of Housing & Urban Development head; the first black to serve in the U.S. Cabinet

🎭Hugh Reilly -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/30/1915 d.7/17/1998 (82)
Actor
TV Shows: Lassie (as Paul Martin), TV Reader's Digest

🎭Joseph Maher -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/29/1933 d.7/17/1998 (64)
Actor

🎭Patricia Zipprodt -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1925 d.7/17/1999 (74)
Costume Designer

🎵🎸Paul (B. 1947) Young -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1947 d.7/17/2000 (53)
Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: not to be confused with English solo singer Paul Young
Group Names: Mike & the Mechanics (lead)

📰💰Katharine Meyer Graham -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/16/1917 d.7/17/2001 (84)
Publisher, Executive
Misc: Chairwoman of The Washington Post

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🏆🏀Ubiratan Pereira Maciel -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/18/1944 d.7/17/2002 (58)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Figure, Brazilian
Misc: Known as O Rei (The King) in his homeland of Brazil; represented Brazil in four Olympics, winning a bronze medal in 1964; gold medalist at 1963 FIBA World Championship and 1971 Pan American Games; 6-time gold medalist at South American Championships; FIBA's 50 Greatest Players in 1991.
Sports Teams: Clube Esperia (Brazil), Corinthians (Brazil), Venezia (Italy), Trianon Clube (Brazil), Sirio (Brazil), Palmeiras (Brazil), Sao Jose dos Campos (Brazil)

🎨George Rickey -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/6/1907 d.7/17/2002 (95)
Sculptor

🎭Geraldine Fitzgerald -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/24/1913 d.7/17/2005 (91)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Director, Irish

Sir Edward Heath -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1916 d.7/17/2005 (89)
Prime Minister, English
Misc: was British prime minister from 1970-74 and took Britain into the then European Economic Community.

Mickey Spillane -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1918 d.7/17/2006 (88)
Novelist
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn, N.Y.; RFN:Frank
Book Titles: Mike Hammer (creator)

🎭Larry Haines -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/3/1918 d.7/17/2008 (89)
Actor
TV Shows: Gangbusters, Mike Hammer, Search for Tomorrow, Loving

🎭Paul Sorensen -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/1/1926 d.7/17/2008 (82)
Actor

⛪📰Walter Cronkite -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/4/1916 d.7/17/2009 (92)
Hall of Famer, Episcopalian, Newscaster, Journalist
Names/Places: b. in St. Joseph, MO; NN:The Most Trusted Man in America; MN:Leonard Jr.
Misc: ...and that's the way it is.
TV Shows: CBS Evening News Anchorman (1962-81), You Are There, It's News to Me, Pick the Winner, The 20th Century, Universe

🎵Gordon Waller -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/4/1945 d.7/17/2009 (64)
Pop Singer/Guitarist, Scottish
Group Names: Peter and Gordon (with Peter Asher)

🎭Bernard Giraudeau -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1947 d.7/17/2010 (63)
Actor, French

🎵Joe Lee Wilson -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/22/1935 d.7/17/2011 (75)
Singer

🎭🎵Elaine Stritch -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/2/1925 N.S. d.7/17/2014 N.S. (89)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Comedienne, Panelist, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Detroit
TV Shows: Pantomime Quiz, The Growing Paynes, Ellen Burstyn Show
Movie Titles: Small Time Crooks

🏆🏁🏊William Danforth "Bill" Mulliken -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/27/1939 N.S. d.7/17/2014 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American

🏆Van Miller -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1927 d.7/17/2015 (87)
Sports Announcer
Sports Teams: Buffalo Bills (longtime radio broadcaster)

🎭🎵Ray Jessel -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/23/1929 d.7/17/2015 (85)
TV/Soap Actor, Comedian, Novelty Singer
Misc: some say b. 1923

🏆🏈Bill Arnsparger -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/16/1926 d.7/17/2015 (88)
NFL Coach, College Football Coach

🏆🏁Jules Bianchi -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/3/1989 d.7/17/2015 (25)
Auto Racer, French
Misc: Formula One

🎵🎷John Taylor -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/25/1942 N.S. d.7/17/2015 N.S. (72)
Jazz Pianist, English
Group Names: Azimuth

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🎭🎵Fred Tomlinson -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1927 N.S. d.7/17/2016 N.S. (88)
Comedian, Singer
Group Names: The Fred Tomlinson Singers (lead)
Song Titles: The Lumberjack Song (wrote for Monty Python)
TV Shows: Monty Python's Flying Circus, The Two Ronnies

🎵Larry Wayne Stevens -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/18/1939 N.S. d.7/17/2016 N.S. (77)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Gospel Singer, Novelty Singer
Names/Places: aka Gary Sanford Paxton
Group Names: Skip and Flip, The Hollywood Argyles
Song Titles: Alley Oop (producer and singer for The Hollywood Argyles), Monster Mash (producer for Bobby "Boris" Pickett)

🏆Mel Durslag -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/29/1921 N.S. d.7/17/2016 N.S. (95)
Hall of Famer, Sports Writer
Misc: Los Angeles Herald Express, TV Guide, Los Angeles Times

🏆🏒Paul Herbert Johnson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/18/1935 N.S. d.7/17/2016 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, Hockey Forward, Olympic Athlete, American

🎭Harvey Atkin -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1942 N.S. d.7/17/2017 N.S. (74)
Actor, Canadian
TV Shows: Cagney and Lacey (as Ronald Coleman), The Super Mario Bros. Show
Movie Titles: Heavy Metal, Meatballs

🎭Gary Beach -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/10/1947 N.S. d.7/17/2018 N.S. (70)
Actor
Movie Titles: The Producers (also in the stage production)

John Lewis -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/21/1940 N.S. d.7/17/2020 N.S. (80)
Congressperson

🎵Robert "Robby" Steinhardt -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/25/1950 N.S. d.7/17/2021 N.S. (71)
Songwriter, Singer, Violinist
Misc: Rock and Roll Violinist
Group Names: Kansas

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1993, ✪ “Pets” by Porno For Pyros peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, ✪ “You Turn Me On (Turn On Song)” by Ian Whitcomb And Bluesville peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “A Little Bit Of Heaven” by Ronnie Dove peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “ABC-123” by LeVert peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Big Gun” by AC/DC peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Bills, Bills, Bills” by Destiny's Child peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Boot Leg” by Booker T. And The M.G.'s peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “By The Time This Night Is Over” by Kenny G And Peabo Bryson peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Can't Get Enough Of Your Love” by Taylor Dayne peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Cooler Than Me” by Mike Posner Featuring Big Sean peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Day By Day (Every Minute Of The Hour)” by Continental 4 peaked at number 84 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Don't Pull Your Love” by Hamilton, Joe Frank And Reynolds peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Don't Take Away My Heaven” by Aaron Neville peaked at number 56 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Dreams” by Diana Degarmo peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Follow Me” by The Drifters peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “From A Window” by Chad (Stuart) And Jeremy (Clyde) peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Funky Nassau” by The Beginning Of The End peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Girl Come Running” by The Four Seasons peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Girl U For Me” by Silk peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Going To A Go Go (Live)” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Here Comes The Night” by Them peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Hero” by Phil Collins With David Crosby peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Hey, Love” by Delfonics peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “High Time We Went” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Hot Stuff” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “How Did We Lose It Baby” by Jerry Butler peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Been Moved” by Andy Kim peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Don't Want To Do Wrong” by Gladys Knight And The Pips peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Love You, Lady Dawn” by The Bells peaked at number 64 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “I Understand” by Four Tunes peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I'll Never Get Over You (Getting Over Me)” by Exposé peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “In These Changing Times” by The Four Tops peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “It Feels So Right” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 55 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “It Keeps You Runnin'” by Carly Simon peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1943, “It's Always You” by Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Featuring Frank Sinatra peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “It's On” by Naughty By Nature peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Justine” by The Righteous Brothers peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Kid Charlemagne” by Steely Dan peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Let It Whip” by The Dazz Band peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Little Lonely One” by Tom Jones peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Love Is Life” by Earth, Wind And Fire peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Meeting Over Yonder” by The Impressions peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “More, More, More” by The Andrea True Connection peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G Minor KV 550 (First Movement) allegro molto” by Waldo de los Ríos peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “No One Like You” by Scorpions peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Only The Lonely” by The Motels peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Power” by Kanye West Featuring Dwele peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Ridin' Solo” by Jason DeRulo peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Roots, Rock, Reggae” by Bob Marley peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Run To You” by Whitney Houston peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Slave To The Habit” by Shane Minor peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Somebody To Love” by Justin Bieber Featuring Usher peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Still They Ride” by Journey peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Stop! Look What You're Doing” by Carla Thomas peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Stop, Look, Listen (To Your Heart)” by The Stylistics peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Tainted Love” by Soft Cell peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “The Little Shoemaker” by Hugo Winterhalter Featuring Eddie Fisher peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Resurrection Shuffle” by Tom Jones peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “This Little Bird” by Marianne Faithfull peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “To Dream The Dream” by Frankie Miller (Soul) peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Tonight's The Night” by Solomon Burke peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Watch Out Now” by Beatnuts Featuring Yellaklaw peaked at number 84 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Watermelon Man” by Gloria Lynne peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “What's Happenin'” by Ying Yang Twins peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Who's Cheating Who” by Little Milton peaked at number 43 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Yakety Axe” by Chet Atkins peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1948, “You Can't Be True, Dear (instrumental version)” by Ken Griffin peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1948, “You Can't Be True, Dear” by Dick James peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “You'll Be In My Heart” by Phil Collins peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1943, “You'll Never Know” by Dick Haymes And The Song Spinners peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1999, “Beautiful Stranger” by Madonna peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Believe” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Canned Heat” by Jamiroquai peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Cara Mia” by Jay And The Americans peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Caught In A Dream” by Alice Cooper peaked at number 68 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Fields Of Gold” by Sting peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Foolin' Yourself” by Aldo Nova peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “High Time We Went” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Love You, Lady Dawn” by The Bells peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “I Ran (So Far Away)” by A Flock Of Seagulls peaked at number 26 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Want You” by Marvin Gaye peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Kids In America” by Kim Wilde peaked at number 34 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Love Me” by The Rascals peaked at number 84 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Love's Been A Little Bit Hard On Me” by Juice Newton peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Make It Better” by Jericho peaked at number 80 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “More, More, More” by The Andrea True Connection peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “No One Like You” by Scorpions peaked at number 49 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Old Time Movies” by Garfield peaked at number 57 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Paperlate” by Genesis peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Somebody To Love” by Justin Bieber Featuring Usher peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Somebody's Gettin' It” by Johnnie Taylor peaked at number 94 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1982, ✪ “Iko Iko” by Natasha peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, ✪ “Murphy's Law” by Cheri peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “(I Don't Know Why) But I Do” by Clarence "Frogman" Henry peaked at number 65 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “4th Of July (Fireworks)” by Kelis peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “A Night To Remember” by Shalamar peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “And It Hurts” by Dayeene peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Animal Instinct” by The Cranberries peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Believe” by Ian Van Dahl peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Black And White” by Greyhound peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Can't Get Enough Of Your Love” by Taylor Dayne peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Chemical World” by Blur peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Crimson And Clover” by Joan Jett And The Blackhearts peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Dance Wit' Me” by Rick James peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Don't Look At Me That Way” by Chaka Khan peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Drunkard Logic” by Fat Lady Sings peaked at number 56 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Energize” by Slamm peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Fame” by Irene Cara peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Forever And Ever / My Friend The Wind” by Demis Roussos peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Freebird / Sweet Home Alabama” by Lynyrd Skynyrd peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Friday's Child” by Will Young peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Girls Are Out To Get You” by The Fascinations peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Give It All Away” by World Party peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Greatest Day” by Beverley Knight peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Hang Your Head EP” by Deacon Blue peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Happy” by Max Sedgley peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Heart Full Of Soul” by The Yardbirds peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Heat Of The Moment” by Asia peaked at number 46 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “I Am Who I Am” by Lee Ryan peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Love To Boogie” by T. Rex peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “I Love You 'Cause I Have To” by Dogs Die In Hot Cars peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “I Was Tired Of Being Alone” by Patrice Rushen peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “If I Can't Have You” by Kim Wilde peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “If You Could Read My Mind” by Gordon Lightfoot peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “It's All About You” by Justin peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “It's All Over Now, Baby Blue” by Milltown Brothers peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Leave A Little Love” by Lulu peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Livin' La Vida Loca” by Ricky Martin peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Lovely Money” by The Damned peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Man Size” by P.J. Harvey peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Many Weathers Apart” by Merz peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Matador” by Jeff Wayne peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Million Suns” by Ooberman peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Monkey Spanner” by Dave And Ansel Collins peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Move Ya Body” by Nina Sky Featuring Jabba peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “My First Kiss” by 3OH!3 Featuring Kesha peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Never Felt Like This Before” by Shaznay Lewis peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “No Pigeons” by Sporty Thievz Featuring Mr. Woods peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Nothing Left” by Orbital peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Now Those Days Are Gone” by Bucks Fizz peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “One Night In Heaven” by M People peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “One Perfect Sunrise” by Orbital peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “One Wish” by Shystie peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Plaything” by Linx peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Pray” by Take That peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Push” by Ghostface Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Rendezvous” by Tygers Of Pan Tang peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “She's About A Mover” by Sir Douglas Quintet peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sinbad / Quest” by System 7 peaked at number 74 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Sooner Or Later” by Larry Graham peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Stay” by Kenny Thomas peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Stronger” by Gary Barlow peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sunflower” by Paul Weller peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Switch” by Peshay peaked at number 59 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “That's All Right” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “The Big Bean” by Pigbag peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “The Club Is Alive” by JLS peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “The Floor” by Johnny Gill peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “The Needle And The Damage Done” by Neil Young peaked at number 75 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Tsunami” by Manic Street Preachers peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Walk Idiot Walk” by The Hives peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Wallflower” by Mega City Four peaked at number 69 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Will You Be There” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Woo Hoo” by 5 6 7 8's peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “You're My Best Friend” by Queen peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Zeroes And Ones” by Jesus Jones peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1982, ✪ “Don't Talk To Strangers / Comic Book Heroes / I'm Your Superman” by Rick Springfield peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, ✪ “Insane In The Brain” by Jason Nevins vs. Cypress Hill peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, ✪ “One Piece At A Time / Go On Blues” by Johnny Cash And The Tennessee Three peaked at number 82 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, ✪ “Only Sixteen / The Millionaire” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “(Where Do I Begin) Love Story” by Andy Williams peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “867-5309 (Jenny) / Not Say Goodbye” by Tommy Tutone peaked at number 22 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Am I Ever Gonna See The Biff Again” by Reg Reagan peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Armistice Day / Stand In Line (live)” by Midnight Oil peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Can't Be Tamed” by Miley Cyrus peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Come On Over / Small Talk And Pride” by Olivia Newton-John peaked at number 55 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Don't Cry” by Human Nature peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Don't Throw It All Away / Shoes” by Lori Balmer peaked at number 66 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Flawless (Go To The City)” by George Michael peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Happy Days / I Only Have Eyes For You” by Silver Studs peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Hasta Mañana / Runaway” by Judy Stone peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Here Comes The Night” by Them peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Holy Grail” by Hunters And Collectors peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Howzat / Motor Of Love” by The Sherbs (as Sherbet) peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “I Am Tha 1” by Mr. Timothy Featuring Inaya Day peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2010, “I Like It” by Enrique Iglesias Featuring Pitbull peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “I Love Them H*'s” by Eamon peaked at number 24 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1954, “I See The Moon” by The Stargazers peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I'm So Into You” by SWV peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Is It...?” by Melissa [AU] peaked at number 39 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Learn To Fly” by Shannon Noll peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Long Live Love” by Sandie Shaw peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Mousetrap Heart” by Thirsty Merc peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2010, “My First Kiss” by 3OH!3 Featuring Kesha peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “On The Prowl / This Little Girl” by Ol' 55 peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Perfect” by Simple Plan peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Ride Wit U / More And More” by Joe Featuring G-Unit / Joe peaked at number 32 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Ruby in The Snow / I Was Here” by Broderick Smith's Big Combo peaked at number 99 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Run To Paradise” by Nick Skitz vs. The Choirboys peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “So Long \ Hasta Mañana” by ABBA peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Somebody To Love” by Justin Bieber Featuring Usher peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Stand Or Fall / The Strain” by The Fixx peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Stay Awhile” by The Bells peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “That's All Right” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “The Hitman” by AB Logic peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “The Set Up / Kwok's Quease” by Rupert Hine peaked at number 94 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Theme From 'Love Story'” by Francis Lai And His Orchestra peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Till We Are One” by Georgie Shaw or Eddy Howard peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Trains And Boats And Planes” by Billy J. Kramer And The Dakotas peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Wait Till I Get Home” by C Note peaked at number 42 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “We Do It / We Love Each Other” by R And J Stone peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1999, ✪ “Tarzan And Jane” by Toy-Box peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Ana's Song (Open Fire)” by Silverchair peaked at number 34 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Anywhere” by 112 peaked at number 36 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Baal's Hymn” by David Bowie peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Believe” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Commander” by Kelly Rowland Featuring David Guetta peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Connected” by Stereo MC's peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Daydreaming” by Penny Ford peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Disco Lady” by Johnnie Taylor peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “E ipo” by Prince Tui Teka peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Fantasy Island” by Tight Fit peaked at number 33 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Get Up And Boogie (That's Right)” by Silver Convention peaked at number 33 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Girl U For Me” by Silk peaked at number 30 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Hero” by David Crosby And Phil Collins peaked at number 32 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “I'm Cold” by Zed peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I'm Your Puppet [Version 1976]” by James And Bobby Purify peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Kiss Me” by Sixpence None The Richer peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Love Really Hurts Without You” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Maid Of Orleans (The Waltz Joan Of Arc)” by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Shop Around” by The Captain And Tennille peaked at number 32 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Sometimes” by Britney Spears peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Somewhere Only We Know” by Keane peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Weak” by SWV peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “What About Me” by Moving Pictures peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1982, ✪ “I Want Candy” by Bow Wow Wow peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, ✪ “Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of...)” by Lou Bega peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1965, ✪ “Wooly Bully” by Sam The Sham And The Pharaohs peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Abracadabra” by Steve Miller Band peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “All I Want” by Captain Hollywood Project peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Avalon” by Roxy Music peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Baby It's True” by Mari Wilson peaked at number 46 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Blauwe korenbloemen” by Zusjes de Roo peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Buddy X” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Bullet In The Head” by Rage Against The Machine peaked at number 47 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Chicago” by Graham Nash peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Clubhopping” by Rob 'n' Raz DLC peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Co-Co” by The Sweet peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Fernando, Alfredo en José (Santo Domingo)” by Ria Valk peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Flame” by Jacqueline [NL] peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hey Ya!” by OutKast peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “I Can Make You Feel Good” by Shalamar peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “If You Had My Love” by Jennifer Lopez peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Il veliero” by The Chaplin Band peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Loud Music In Cars” by Billy Bremner peaked at number 44 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Love Is Under Control” by Liberation Of Man peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Mamma Mia” by A*Teens peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Marabi (Thema Studio Sportzomer)” by Mafikizolo peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Move Ya Body” by Nina Sky Featuring Jabba peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “My Sweet Rosalie” by Brotherhood Of Man peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “On My Knees” by The 411 Featuring Ghostface Killah peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “One Hello” by Randy Crawford peaked at number 37 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Past, Present And Future” by The Shangri-Las peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “S.O.S. To An Angel” by The Radios peaked at number 44 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Someone Loves You Honey - One Time Daughter” by June Lodge And Prince Mohammed peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Sunshine” by Ginger Ninja peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Tonight” by The Move peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Waste Of Time” by Powerplay peaked at number 49 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Zigeuner tango” by De Kermisklanten peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Zoete inval” by Extince Featuring Murth The Man-O-Script, Krewsial, Skate The Great, Yukkie B, Brainpower, Goldie And Cruz peaked at number 33 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Zou het erg zijn lieve opa” by Wilma met Vader Abraham peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1999, ✪ “Mambo No. 5 (A Little Bit Of...)” by Lou Bega peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Billionaire” by Travie McCoy Featuring Bruno Mars peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Con te partirò” by Freddy Amigo peaked at number 26 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Dear Mama” by Tupac peaked at number 43 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Delirium” by Lena Philipsson peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Efter plugget” by Caramell peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Från kylan in i värmen” by Lars Winnerbäck peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “If You Had My Love” by Jennifer Lopez peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Love Killer” by Style peaked at number 20 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Oktan” by Oktan peaked at number 33 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Save Tonight” by E.M.D. peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Side By Side” by Johan Östberg peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Sometimes” by Britney Spears peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “V.I.P.” by Jungle Brothers peaked at number 40 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Varje liten droppe regn” by Izabelle peaked at number 30 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Walk Idiot Walk” by The Hives peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Wavin' Flag” by K'naan peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Window” by The Confusions peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1993, “(I Can't Help) Falling In Love With You” by UB40 peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Alejandro” by Lady Gaga peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Can You Forgive Her?” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 18 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Checker der Vollstrecker” by Der Checker peaked at number 23 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Chocolate (Choco Choco)” by Soul Control peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Crimson And Clover” by Joan Jett And The Blackhearts peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Du kleiner Spion” by Minisex peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Força” by Nelly Furtado peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Helele” by Velile And Safri Duo peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Hupf in Gatsch” by Georg Danzer peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Don't Wanna Fight” by Tina Turner peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Love To Love (But My Baby Loves To Dance)” by Tina Charles peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Oben ohne” by Rainhard Fendrich peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Papa Chico” by C-Bra peaked at number 15 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Rocky” by Frank Farian peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Rosemarie” by Hubert Kah peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Schmidtchen Schleicher” by Nico Haak peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Somebody Dance With Me” by DJ BoBo peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Südseeträume” by Rucki Zucki Palmencombo peaked at number 14 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “There's Something Going On” by Co.Ro. Featuring Taleesa peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Tonite” by Vera peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “You'll Be In My Heart” by Phil Collins peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Ö la palöma” by Ö la Palöma Boys peaked at number 10 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1999, “2 Times” by Ann Lee peaked at number 9 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “All I Want” by Captain Hollywood Project peaked at number 31 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Bongo Bong - Je ne t'aime plus” by Manu Chao avec Anouk peaked at number 40 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2010, “California Gurls” by Katy Perry Featuring Snoop Dogg peaked at number 5 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Debout pour danser” by Collectif Métissé peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Follow de leader” by Edalam peaked at number 9 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Omnibus” by Time To Time peaked at number 45 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Saturday Night” by Victoria Silvstedt peaked at number 20 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Seven Nation Army” by Punk Division peaked at number 27 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sinfanai retu” by Nilda Fernández peaked at number 24 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Somebody To Love (Live)” by George Michael And Queen peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Thank You” by Jamelia Featuring Singuila peaked at number 30 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Tomber la chemise” by Zebda peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “What Is Love?” by Haddaway peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Words 1999” by F.R. David peaked at number 27 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “You And Me Bubblin'” by Blue And Linkup peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2004, “Breathe Easy” by Blue peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Butterfly, Butterfly (The Last Hurrah)” by a-ha peaked at number 13 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Força” by Nelly Furtado peaked at number 18 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Hvileløs tramp” by Lars Bjune peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1971, “If Not For You” by Olivia Newton-John peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Let Your Love Flow” by The Bellamy Brothers peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Movie Star” by Helge Nilsen And The Stringers peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Te amo” by Rihanna peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Turn Around” by Phats And Small peaked at number 14 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1982, ✪ “Down Under” by Men At Work peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Almost Unreal” by Roxette peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Carbonara” by Spliff peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Elements Of Culture (Street Parade 2004)” by DJ Tatana peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hotel” by Cassidy Featuring R. Kelly peaked at number 28 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “If You Had My Love” by Jennifer Lopez peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Love Sees No Colour (Remixed By Bass Bumpers)” by U96 peaked at number 38 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Mr. Vain” by Culture Beat peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Music” by John Miles peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1993, “U Got 2 Know” by Cappella peaked at number 29 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Ö la palöma” by Ö la Palöma Boys peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2004, “Ba Ba Ti Ki Di Do” by Sigur Rós peaked at number 7 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2010, “California Gurls” by Katy Perry Featuring Snoop Dogg peaked at number 3 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Despre tine” by O-Zone peaked at number 8 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Everybody's Fool” by Evanescence peaked at number 16 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Maybe” by Emma Bunton peaked at number 20 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Stay” by T&F vs. Moltosugo peaked at number 5 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The End Of The World” by The Cure peaked at number 19 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1821, Spain ceded Florida to the United States.

In 1841, The first issue of “Punch,” the English humor periodical, was published in London, England.

In 1850, The Harvard Observatory took the first photograph of a star (Vega).

In 1917, Comedian and actress Phyllis Diller was born in Lima, Ohio.

In 1935, The entertainment trade publication “Variety” ran its famous headline, “Sticks Nix Hick Pix” which might be translated as “rural America dislikes rural-themed movies”

In 1937, Elmer J. Fudd, Cartoon Character, debut as Egghead in the cartoon “Egghead Rides Again” by Warner Bros.

In 1937, R.C., “The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down” hits number one on the pop singles chart by Shep Fields. This became the theme song for the Warner Brothers cartoon series “Looney Tunes.”

In 1938, Douglas Corrigan took off from Floyd Bennett Field in New York for a return flight to California but lost his bearings in the clouds, he said, and flew instead to Ireland. He became an instant celebrity called “Wrong Way” Corrigan.

In 1943, “Oh! By Jingo!” Makes The Pop Chart by Spike Jones and the City Slickers; will peak at #20.

In 1948, “Woody Woodpecker” Makes The Pop Chart by Mel Blanc; will peak at number two.

In 1953, On the cover of TV Guide: “Lucy and Desi”. Other Articles: House Party, Kukla, Fran and Ollie

In 1954, Mickey, Donald and company began construction on Disneyland in Anaheim, California. Their plans arenʹt Goofy: Doors to the theme park open exactly one year later.

In 1954, On the cover of TV Guide: “Roy Rogers”. Other Articles: Big Top, horror shows, Vampira

In 1954, Groucho Marx married his third wife, Eden Hartford, the sister of actress and former Vogue model Dee Harford

In 1955, Disneyland, the Happiest Place on Earth, had its grand opening day in Anaheim, California (yup, itʹs not in Los Angeles County!) Disneyland opened the gates to “The Happiest Place on Earth” in Anaheim, California. In the famous theme parkʹs first year of operation, some four-million people visited Main Street USA, Fantasyland, Frontierland and Tomorrowland. On its opening day, Disneyland held a gala TV broadcast featuring Walt Disney, Bob Cummings, Art Linkletter and Ronald Reagan. WALT DISNEY said it would never be completed “so long as there is imagination left in the world”. You can tell that the park was a real Mickey Mouse operation!

In 1956, “The Snooky Lanson Show”, TV Music; debut on NBC.

In 1961, “The Spike Jones Show”, TV Variety, returned on CBS.

In 1965, On the cover of TV Guide: “cast of McHaleʹs Navy”. Other Articles: Disney, Gilligan, Bewitched

In 1965, R.C., “Here Comes The Night” by Them peaked at #24 on the pop singles chart.

In 1965, R.C., “Yakety Axe” by Chet Atkins peaked at #98 on the pop singles chart.

In 1965, R.C., “You Turn Me On (Turn On Song)” by Ian Whitcomb/Bluesville peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1965, The single “Papaʹs Got A Brand New Bag” by James Brown was released. It sold more than two million copies.

In 1965, Breaking into the Top Ten: HERMANS HERMITS and “IʹM HENRY THE EIGHTH I AM”

In 1967, In a most unusual pairing, the Jimi Hendrix Experience opened the show for The Monkees at the Forest Hills Stadium in New York. Now you know why the Monkees sang “Iʹm Not Your Stepping Stone.”

In 1967, The Beatlesʹ U.S. single release: “All You Need is Love” / “Baby, Youʹre A Rich Man.”

In 1968, “Shades Of Purple” album by Deep Purple was released

In 1968, “Yellow Submarine,” the Beatlesʹ animated film, premiered at the London Pavilion in London. John, Paul and George attend the screening. It opened in America several months later and became a great success. The film was based on the BEATLES song and characters opens in London. Included on its soundtrack along with the Title Song, “ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE”.

In 1971, R.C., “Donʹt Pull Your Love” by Hamilton, Joe Frank, and Reynolds peaked at number four on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, Weʹre off to see the wizard, the wonderful Wizard of…Odds??? Yes, thatʹs the name of the newest TV game show on NBC-TV “The Wizard of Odds” a game show hosted by Alex Trebek. Alex would later become even more famous hosting a syndicated version of Jeopardy in the mid 1980s, thanks to “Weird Al” Yankovicʹs video revival of the original version of Jeopardy parodying a song by the same name which had nothing to do with the game show whatsoever. Anyway, what are the odds of that happening again?

In 1973, “The New Treasure Hunt” began airing in syndication

In 1974, The U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service Board denies John Lennonʹs appeal and ordered him to leave the country within sixty days or face deportation.

In 1975, On the cover of The Rolling Stone: THE Rolling Stoners themselves: MICK JAGGER and KEITH RICHARDS! How about that?

In 1975, The Apollo 18 spaceship docked with the Soyuz 19 spacecraft in orbit in the first superpower link-up of its kind as three American and two Soviet spacemen exchanged handshakes 140 miles above the Earth.

In 1976, R.C., “Hot Stuff” by Rolling Stones peaked at #50 on the pop singles chart. It would be another three years before Donna Summer took another song by the same name to number one.

In 1976, R.C., “More, More, More (part 1)” by Andrea True Connection peaked at number four on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “Roots, Rock, Reggae” by Bob Marley and The Wailers peaked at #51 on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, The ABA merged into the NBA. No, the new combo didnʹt become ABBA!

In 1980, Ronald Reagan formally accepts Republican nomination for president.

In 1980, “The Boss” album by Diana Ross was certified Gold by the RIAA. This had nothing to do with Bruce Springsteen.

In 1981, “Arthur” starring Dudley Moore opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1981, The Humber Bridge, billed as the longest single-span bridge in the world (1.4 km), was opened in England by the Queen.

In 1982, Frank Zappa and his 14-year-old daughter Moon Unit have a novelty hit with “Valley Girl.” It debuts at #75 on the U.S. pop chart. It hit number one in the Los Angeles area. Val-speak makes its way to commercials and network television. (Remember the CBS sitcom, “Square Pegs”? It starred Sarah Jessica Parker before she had “Sex and the City” on HBO)

In 1982, R.C., “Fame” by Irene Cara peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart, two years after it peaked in the U.S. Why it took so long I donʹt know.

In 1982, R.C., “Going To A Go-Go” by Rolling Stones peaked at #25 on the pop singles chart. Which Go Go they they go go to? Belinda Carlisle I guess.

In 1982, R.C., “Let It Whip” by Dazz Band peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1982, R.C., “Only The Lonely” by The Motels peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1982, R.C., “Tainted Love” by Soft Cell peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, “CHiPs”, TV Crime Drama; last aired on NBC.

In 1984, Hector Camacho, previously undefeated, lost the WBC junior lightweight boxing crown because he could no longer make the 130-pound fighting limit. He moved into the 135-pound class for lightweight competition.

In 1986, This Date in Susan Lucci Loses An Emmy History: the 13th Daytime Emmy Awards were presented, and Susan Lucci lost for seventh time. Guess neither seven or 13 were Susanʹs lucky numbers.

In 1987, The film, “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” is re-released in theaters.

In 1987, The science-fiction film “Robocop” starring Peter Weller opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1988, Florence Griffith Joyner of U.S.A. sets the 100m womanʹs record (10.49).

In 1990, Husseinʹs Revolutionary Day speech claims Kuwait stole oil from Iraq.

In 1990, “Banned In The U.S.A,” album by The 2 Live Crew was released

In 1992, Guns N' Roses launched a 25-concert tour with Metallica and Faith No More in Washington, D-C.

In 1993, R.C., “Pets” by Porno For Pyros peaked at #67 on the pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Weird Al” Yankovic recorded “Bohemian Polka” and “Harvey The Wonder Hamster” for his Alapalooza CD.

In 1993, Pete Townshend, formerly of The Who, opened his solo tour in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

In 1994, Fragments of comet Shoemaker-Levy Nine continued to smash into the planet Jupiter at 60 kilometers per second, sending up towering fireballs. Images from various satellites and the Hubble Space Telescope display the impact and show the formation of a large dark spot and plumes of fire and gas that reached out over thousands of miles into space.

In 1994, Hulk Hogan beats Ric Flair to win the WCW wrestling championship.

In 1995, Forbes Mag announces Bill Gates is the richest man in world ($12.9B).

In 1995, On General Hospital, Sonny discovered that Brenda had betrayed him by wearing a wire.

In 1995, The movie “Batman Forever” opened in movie theaters in Thailand.

In 1996, The movie “Multiplicity” starring Michael Keaton and Andie MacDowell opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1997, The animated series “Cartoon Sushi” debut on MTV

In 1997, Today in Late Show w/ Letterman History: National Hollerin' champion Robey Morgan displays his talents when he hollers his rendition of “Shortʹnin Bread,” accompanied by Paul Shaffer, and also hollers into a loudspeaker at Broadway and 53rd Street.

In 1997, Woolworth Corporation announced it was closing its 400 remaining five-and-dime stores across the country, ending 117 years in business.

In 1998, The movie “The Mask of Zorro” starring Antonio Banderas and Anthony Hopkins opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1998, The sitcoms “Family Matters” and “Step by Step” last aired on CBS. They had long runs on ABC before their final season on CBS.

In 2002, “30 Seconds To Fame” began airing on Fox

In 2004, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger mockingly used the term “girlie men” during a rally as he claimed Democrats were delaying the state budget by catering to special interests.

In 2007, “The Bill Engvall Show” premiered on TBS.

In 2009, “Catch It Keep It” began airing on Science Channel. Sounds more like a National Lampoon game show sketch called “Catch It And You Keep It.”

In 2009, Walter Cronkite, renowned television news broadcaster often referred to as the most trusted man in America, died at age 92.

In 2013, The movie “Turbo” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2014, Broadway performer Elaine Stritch, 89, died in Birmingham, Michigan.

In 2015, The movies “Ant Man”, “Tranwreck”, “Irrational Man”, “The Look of Silence”, and “Mr. Holmes” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

The Holiday Almanacs July 17, 2022

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Today is Sun Jul the 17 in the year 2022
Jan 1 began on a Sat
This is day 198 of the year
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Julian date = 2459766 O.S.= 7 - 4 - 2022

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Holidays

Feast of St. Alexius, confessor.
Special Recreation Week Ends
Special Recreation Day
Space Week Begins.
Captive Nations Week Begins
National Ice Cream Day (Sundae Sunday)
[Gabon] Independence day (1960)
[Iraq] Revolution Day/National Day (1968)
[Mexico] Day of National Mourning (Alvaro Obregon, Benito Juarez) (thru 7-18)
[Puerto Rico] Mu¤oz Rivera Day (1859)
[South Korea] Constitution Day (1948)
[USA] Wrong Way Corrigan Day.
[USA] National POW/MIA Recognition Day (1981 and 1982 only)
Birthday of Isis (celebrated in Egypt).
Disneyland Day
Geographers' Day.
Munoz-Rivera's Birthday (Puerto Rico).
SpaceWeek International Week (Day 2)

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
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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)
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National Hitchhiking Month.
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Alpha Lyrid telescopic meteor shower, radiant near Vega (_ Lyrae) (thru 7-20)
Dog Days of Summer (thru 8-15)
Festival of Amaterasu (Japanese Sun goddess).
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