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The Big Datebook for July 28

Last Updated 07-29-2021

🎭Darryl Hickman -- is 90 in the year 2021 and 91 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1931
Actor, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles; Dwayne's brother
Misc: 200+ films
TV Shows: Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (as Davey Gillis)
Movie Titles: Network, The Tingler, The Strange Love of Martha Ivers, The Grapes of Wrath, Rhapsody in Blue

🏆🏒Willard Ikola -- is 89 in the year 2021 and 90 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1932 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Hockey Player, Olympic Athlete, American

🎵Peter Duchin -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1937
Pianist, Bandleader
Names/Places: b. in New York City; Eddie's son
Movie Titles: Working Girl, Six Degrees of Separation, The World of Henry Orient, Jade

🎵🎸George Cummings -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1938
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Misc: Pedal Steel
Group Names: Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show

🎵Buddy Spicher -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1938
Country Fiddler

✍🎭🎮🎵Phillip Proctor -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1940
Comedy Writer, Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor, Novelty Musician
Group Names: Firesign Theatre
Movie Titles: Toy Story (series), Aladdin, Monsters Inc.
Video Games: Batman (series), Assassin's Creed (series), Call of Duty (series), Lighting Returns (series)

🎭🎮Peter Cullen -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1941 N.S.
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor, Canadian
TV Shows: Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour, Goldie Gold and Action Jack, The Kwicky Koala Show, The Little Rascals (as Officer Ed and Pete the Pup), Voltron: Defender of the Universe (as Hutch and Narrator), Alvin and the Chipmunks, Dungeons and Dragons, Rambo (as Sergeant Havoc), DuckTales, BraveStarr, Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs, Winnie the Pooh (series as Eeyore), Chip 'n' Dale Rescue Rangers (as Monterey Jack and others), Transformers (series as Optimus Prime), Ghostbusters (1986)
Movie Titles: Transformers (movie series as Optimus Prime)
Video Games: Transformers (series as Optimus Prime)

🎵Riccardo Muti -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1941
Conductor, Italian

🎭Jean Doumanian -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1942 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Producer
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (November 1980 through March 1981 when she was replaced by Dick Ebersol)

🏆⚾Marty Brennaman -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1942 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Baseball Announcer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 2000; in the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Reds

🏆🏈Lawrence Elkins -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1943
Hall of Famer, NFL Wide Receiver
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Baylor University, Houston Oilers

✍⚖🏆🏀William W. "Bill" Bradley -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1943 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Author, Senator, NBA Coach, NBA Forward, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: RN:William Warren Bradley
Misc: 3-time All-America at Princeton, captain of gold medal-winning 1964 U.S. Olympic team; Three-time All-American at Princeton (1963-65); Olympic gold medal (1964); USBWA College Player of the Year (1965); NCAA Tournament MOP (1965); Sullivan Award as top amateur athlete in the U.S. (1965); Rhodes Scholar; European Champions Cup (now Euroleague) title with Simmenthal Milan (1966); two NBA titles (New York Knicks, 1970, 1973); first player ever to win Olympic gold medal, Euroleague title, and NBA title; U.S. Senator (D,NJ) since 1979.
Sports Teams: New York Knicks (1967-1977)

🎭Frances Lee McCain -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1944
Actress
TV Shows: Apple's Way, 13 Queens Blvd
Movie Titles: Back to the Future, Stand By Me, Scream, Patch Adams

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🎨James Robert "Jim" Davis -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1945 N.S.
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: not to be confused with actor Jim Davis of "Dallas" fame.
Book Titles: Garfield, U.S. Acres

🎭Linda Kelsey -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1946
Actress
Names/Places: b. in Minneapolis, MN
TV Shows: Lou Grant (as Billie Newman McCovey), Day By Day (as Kate Harper)

🎵Jonathan Edwards -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1946
Songwriter, Country Singer, Folk Singer
Song Titles: Sunshine

🎭Dick Ebersol -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1947 N.S.
TV Executive, TV Producer
TV Shows: Saturday Night's Main Event (1985-1988), Later with Bob Costas (1988-1991), Saturday Night Live (1975-1985), ABC's Wide World of Sports (1967-1974), The Midnight Special (1980-1981)

⛪🎭Sally Struthers -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1947
Protestant, TV/Stage Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: b. in Portland, OR; MN:Ann
Misc: some say b. in 1948
TV Shows: Tim Conway Show, All in the Family (as Gloria Bunker Stivic), Gloria (as Gloria Bunker Stivic), 9 to 5 (as Marsha MacMurray Shrimpton), The Flintstones (as teenage Pebbles 1971), Dinosaurs (as Charlene Sinclair), Gilmore Girls (as Babette Dell)
Movie Titles: Five Easy Pieces, The Getaway

🏆🏁🏃Barbara Ann Ferrell -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1947
Hall of Famer, Runner, Track and Field
Misc: National Track & Field Hall of Famer: Olympic medalist: silver: 100 meter dash, gold: 4x100 meter relay [1968]; gold medalist: Pan American Games: 100 meters [1967]; tied world record twice: 100 meters [11.1 seconds [1967]

🎵🎸Jerry Casale -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1948
Music Producer, Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Bassist, Synthesizer, New Wave Musician
Misc: Music Video Director
Group Names: Devo

🏆⚾Vida Blue -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1949
MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: b. in Mansfield, LA; MN:Rochelle
Misc: AL Cy Young Award winner and AL MVP 1971
Sports Teams: Oakland A's

🎵🎸Simon Kirke -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1949
Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Misc: some say b. 1948
Group Names: Free, Bad Company

🏆🏀Doug Collins -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1951
Hall of Famer, Sports Analyst, Basketball Announcer, NBA Coach, NBA Player, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: RN: Paul Douglas Collins
Misc: 3x NBA All-Star; in the College Basketball Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Illinois State (player 1967-1970), Philadelphia 76ers (player 1973-1981, coach 2010-2013), Chicago Bulls (coach 1986-1989), Detroit Pistons (coach 1995-1998), Wshington Wizards (coach 2001-2003)

💰🎵🎸Gregg Giuffria -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1951
Businessperson, Heavy Metal Keybordist
Misc: some say b. 1954 or 1955
Group Names: Angel, House of Lords, Giuffria

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🎵Steve Duncan -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1953
Singer
Group Names: Desert Rose Band

🎭P. R. Paul -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1956
Actor
Names/Places: RN: Paul Rosenbaum
TV Shows: Fame (as Montgomery MacNeil), Falcone
Movie Titles: The Hollywood Knights, Neon Maniacs, Snowballing

✍🏆John Feinstein -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1956 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Author, Sports Commentator, Sports Writer

⚛🎭Brianne Leary -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1957
Inventor, Actress, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Baa Baa Black Sheep (as Nurse Susan), CHiPs (as Off. Sindy Cahill)

📰Scott Pelley -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1957
Journalist
TV Shows: 60 Minutes, CBS Evening News, CBS This Morning

🎵🎸Chris Reece -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1959
Alternative Rock Performer
Group Names: Social Distortion

🎭Paul Ganus -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1961
Actor
Movie Titles: The Mask of Zorro, Leathal Weapon 3, Crash and Burn

🎵Marc Perlman -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1961
Bassist, Country Musician
Misc: Alt-country-rock style
Group Names: The Jayhawks

🎭🎵Rachel Sweet -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1962
Actress, TV Producer, Songwriter, Pop Singer
TV Shows: The Comedy Channel VJ, Hot in Cleveland (producer), Dharma and Greg (producer), George Lopez (producer), Sports Night (producer)

🎵🎸John Connelly -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1962
Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Nuclear Assault

🎭Michael Hayden -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1963
TV Actor
TV Shows: Murder One (as Chris Docknovich)
Movie Titles: Charming Billy, Thick as Thieves, Bella Mafia

🎭💻Lori Loughlin -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1964
Actress, Producer, Internet Video Actress
TV Shows: Summerland, Hudson Street, Full House (as Rebecca "Becky" Donaldson Katsopolous, also on Fuller House), Hudson Street (as Melanie Clifford), Summerland (as Ava Gregory), 90210 (as Debbie Wilson), When Calls the Heart (as Abigail Stanton)
Movie Titles: Old Dogs, Rad

🏆🏈Bruce Wilkerson -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1964
NFL Player

🏆🏈David Alexander -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1964
NFL Player

🎭James Biberi -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1965
Actor, Producer/Director, Yugoslav
Movie Titles: Drive, Definitely Maybe, The Hoax, The Brave One

🎵🎷Delfeayo Marsalis -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1965
Music Producer, Jazz Trombonist

💰🏆🥊Dana White -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1969 N.S.
Entrepreneur, Fighting Figure
Misc: played a major role in the rise of the popularity of the mixed martial arts organization known as the UFC.

🏆🏒Garth Snow -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1969
NHL General Manager, NHL Goaltender, American

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🎭Elizabeth Berkley -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1972
Actress
TV Shows: Saved By The Bell (as Jessie Spano), Titus (as Shannon Titus)
Movie Titles: Any Given Sunday, Showgirls

🎭Scott Bloom -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1973
Actor, Movie Producer
Movie Titles: John Q, Don's Plum, Smokin' Aces, The Stuff

🎭🏆Nicole Narain -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1974
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: January 2002

🎵Afroman -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1974 N.S.
Hip Hop Rapper
Names/Places: RN: Joseph Edgar Foreman
Song Titles: Must Have Been High

Alexis Tsipras -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1974 N.S.
Prime Minister, Greek

🎵Todd Anderson -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1975
Country Drummer
Group Names: Heartland

🎭🎵🎸Jacoby Shaddix -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1976
Actor, Songwriter, Musician, Hard Rock Singer
Names/Places: aka Coby Dick
Group Names: Papa Roach

🏆🏈Chris Samuels -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1977
NFL Player, College Football Player

🏆🏈Dexter Jackson -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1977 N.S.
NFL Safety
Misc: Super Bowl XXXVII MVP

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🏆🏀Manu Ginobili -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1977 N.S.
NBA Guard, Argentine

🏆🏒Aki Berg -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1977
NHL Player, Olympic Athlete, Finnish

🏆🏈Julian Peterson -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1978
NFL Linebacker

🎭Billy Aaron Brown -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1981
Actor
TV Shows: 8 Simple Rules (as Kyle)
Movie Titles: Jeepers Creepers II, Getting There, Headless Horseman

🎵Carly Goodwin -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1981
Country Singer

🎭Tom Pelphrey -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1982
Actor
TV Shows: Banshee
Movie Titles: #Lucky Number

🏆🥊Cain Velasquez -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1982 N.S.
Mixed Martial Arts, American

🎭John David Washington -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1984 N.S.
Actor
Movie Titles: BlacKKKlansman

🏆🏈DeMeco Ryans -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1984
NFL Linebacker

🏆🏒Zach Parisé -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1984
NHL Player, American

🎭Dustin Milligan -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1985 N.S.
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: 90210 (as Ethan Ward), Schitt's Creek (as Ted Mullens)
Movie Titles: Me Him Her, Silicon Valley

🎭Jon Michael Hill -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1985 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Detroit 1-8-7, Elementary (as Detective Marcus Bell)
Movie Titles: Falling Overnight, Standing8

🎭Alexandra Chando -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1986
Actress
TV Shows: The Lying Game
Movie Titles: Construction

🎭🏆Nolan Gerard Funk -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1986
Actor, Producer, Gymnast, Canadian
Misc: stage: Bye Bye Birdie
TV Shows: Aliens in America, Glee (as Hunter Clarington), Awkward (Collin Jennings)
Movie Titles: X2, House at the End of the Street, Riddick, The Canyone

🎵John Stevens -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1987
Singer
TV Shows: American Idol (finalist #6 2004)

🏆🏈Ryan Tannehill -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1988 N.S.
NFL Quarterback

🏆🥊Adrien Broner -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1989 N.S.
Boxer

🎵Soulja Boy -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1990 N.S.
Rap Music Performer
Names/Places: RN: DeAndre Cortez Way

🎵Cher Lloyd -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1993
Pop Singer, English

Allie Colleen Brooks -- is 25 in the year 2021 and 26 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1996
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Sandy and Garth's daughter

Sasha Szafir -- is 23 in the year 2021 and 24 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1998
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Xuxa and Luciano's daughter

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Jamison Bess Belushi -- is 22 in the year 2021 and 23 in the year 2022; b.7/28/1999
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Jennifer and James' daughter

Asia Fuqua -- is 19 in the year 2021 and 20 in the year 2022; b.7/28/2002
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Lela Rochon and Antoine's daughter

Kristoffer Caleb Polaha -- is 17 in the year 2021 and 18 in the year 2022; b.7/28/2004
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Julianne Morris and Kristoffer's son

🎭Ruby Barnhill -- is 17 in the year 2021 and 18 in the year 2022; b.7/28/2004 N.S.
Actor

Harper Hadler -- is 9 in the year 2021 and 10 in the year 2022; b.7/28/2012
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Maggie Carey and Bill's child

Dalton William Danks -- is 4 in the year 2021 and 5 in the year 2022; b.7/28/2017 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Ashley Monroe and John's son

Linden Rose Garrison -- is 3 in the year 2021 and 4 in the year 2022; b.7/28/2018 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Mary Kaitlin and Lane's daughter

🎭Carey Cromelin -- b.7/28/????
Actress

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🎭Harry O'Reilly -- b.7/28/????
Actor, Director
Misc: b. c. 1957
TV Shows: Homefront (as Charlie Hailey)
Movie Titles: The Cable Guy, Tower Heist, Reality Bites, Starsky and Hutch

Rick Olsen -- b.7/28/????
Comedy Writer, Canadian
Group Names: The Royal Canadian Air Farce

🎖⚖Thomas Heyward Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1746 d.3/6/1809 (62)
Revolutionary, Attorney/Lawyer
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer

🎖Joseph Habersham -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1751 d.11/17/1815 (64)
Revolutionary

James Asheton Bayard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1767 d.8/6/1815 (48)
Congressperson, Senator

🎖Charles Stewart -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1778 d.11/6/1869 (91)
Naval Officer

Ludwig Feuerbach -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1804 d.9/13/1872 (68)
Philosopher, German

Ormsby Mitchel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1809 d.10/30/1862 (53)
Astronomer

Ballington Booth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1857 d.10/5/1940 (83)
Social Reformer
Misc: founded Volunteers of America

🎨✍Beatrix Potter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1866 d.12/22/1943 (77)
Illustrator, Children's Author, English
Names/Places: FN:Helen
Misc: some say b. July 30 or July 6
Book Titles: Peter Rabbit

Alice Duer Miller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1874 d.8/22/1942 (68)
Author, Poet

Lucy Burns -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1879 N.S. d.12/22/1966 N.S. (87)
Suffragate
Misc: women's right's advocate

🎨Marcel Duchamp -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1887 d.10/2/1968 (81)
Painter, Surrealist Artist, French

🎭Joe Evans Brown -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1892 d.7/6/1973 (80)
TV/Movie Actor, Comedian
Misc: Top 1930s-40s impish star

🏆⚾Charles Wilber "Bullet Joe" Rogan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1893 N.S. d.3/4/1967 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Kansas City Monarchs (1917)

🏆🥊Memphis Pal Moore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1894 N.S. d.3/15/1953 N.S. (58)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎭Barbara LaMarr -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1896 d.1/30/1926 (29)
Movie Actress
Names/Places: RN:Rheatha Watson

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🎭🎵Léonide Massine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/9/1896 N.S. or 7/28/1896 Ju-1 d.3/15/1979 N.S. (82)
Choreographer, Dancer, Composer, Russian
Misc: innovative of more than 50 ballets, one of the most important figures in 20th-century dance.

Charles W. Mayo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1898 d.7/28/1968 (70)
Surgeon

✍🎭🎵Rudy Vallee -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1901 d.7/3/1986 (85)
Writer, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian, Composer, Music Publisher, Clarinetist, Saxophonist, Bandleader, Pop Crooner
Names/Places: b. in Island Pond, VT; RN:Hubert Prior Rudy Vallee; d. while watching the Statue of Liberty Centennial ceremonies
Misc: famous of the 1920-30s
TV Shows: Batman (as Evil Lord Phogg)

🏆⚾Fat Freddie Fitzsimmons -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1901 d.11/18/1979 (78)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: famous for his windup in which he rotated his pitching arm while twisting his body so that he faced second base before turning to deliver the pitch to home plate.

Sir Karl Popper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1902 d.9/17/1994 (92)
Philosopher, Austrian

Earl S. Tupper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1907 d.10/5/1983 (76)
Inventor
Misc: Tupperware; buried in a giant Tupperware coffin(?)

🎵Leon Prima -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1907 d.??/??/1985
Trumpeter
Names/Places: Louis's brother
Misc: no source knows the date he died

Malcolm Lowry -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1909 N.S. d.6/26/1957 N.S. (47)
Novelist, Poet, English
Book Titles: Under The Volcano

🎭Bill Goodwin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1910 d.5/9/1958 (47)
TV/Movie Actor, Announcer
TV Shows: Burns & Allen Show (as himself)

🎭Ann Doran -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1911 d.9/19/2000 (89)
Actress
Misc: some say b. 1914
TV Shows: Longstreet, Leave It To Beaver (as Eddie Haskell's mom)
Movie Titles: National Velvet, The Legend of Jesse James

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🎵Carmen Dragon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1914 d.3/28/1984 (69)
Conductor
Names/Places: Darryl's father
Misc: Hollywood Bowl Symphony

🎵Frankie Yankovic -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1915 d.10/14/1998 (83)
Hall of Famer, Composer/Songwriter, Accordionist, Pianist, Bandleader
Names/Places: b. in Davis, WV; No relation to Weird Al
Misc: Polka musician; Accordionist in the field's hall of fame, and the first polka musician to win a Grammy

Charles Hard Townes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1915 d.1/27/2015 (99)
Inventor, Physicist, Educator
Misc: developed lasers

🎭David Brown -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1916 d.2/1/2010 (93)
Movie Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Jaws, Planet of the Apes

🎭Laird Cregar -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1916 d.12/9/1944 (28)
Movie Actor
Names/Places: FN:Samuel

🏆🏁🏊Albert Joseph "Al" Vande Weghe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1916 N.S. d.8/13/2002 N.S. (86)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American

🎭Andrew V. McLaglen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1920 d.8/30/2014 (94)
Director, English

Jacques Piccard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1922 d.11/1/2008 (86)
Explorer, Inventor, Swiss
Misc: made deepest ocean dive ever at 35,800 feet in 1960

🎵Corky Corcoran -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1924 d.10/3/1979 (55)
Tenor-sax

🎵Lord Burgess -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1924 N.S. d.11/29/2019 N.S. (95)
Songwriter
Names/Places: RN: Irving Louis Burgie
Song Titles: Jamaica Farewell, Banana Boat Song

John Ashberry -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1927 N.S. d.9/3/2017 N.S. (90)
Author, Poet
Misc: has won nearly every major American award for poetry

📰⚖Jacqueline Onassis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1929 d.5/19/1994 (64)
Editor, First Lady
Names/Places: b. in Southampton, NY; MN:Lee Bouvier Kennedy; John Fitzgerald Kennedy's, then Aristotle's ex-wife; d. in New York

🎭Alfie Curtis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1930 N.S. d.12/26/2017 N.S. (87)
Actor, English
Misc: retired from acting in 1986
Movie Titles: Star Wars: A New Hope, The Elephant Man

🎨✍Natalie Babbitt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1932 N.S. d.10/31/2016 N.S. (84)
Illustrator, Writer, Children's Author
Book Titles: Tuck Everlasting

🎭Jacques d'Amboise -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1934 N.S. d.5/3/2021 N.S. (86)
Impressionist, Ballet Dancer
Names/Places: b. in Dedham, Mass.; RN:Jacques Joseph D'Amboise Ahearn

🎨🎭🎵Bud Luckey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1934 N.S. d.2/24/2018 N.S. (83)
Designer, Animator, Cartoonist, Cartoon Voice Actor, Composer, Singer/Musician, American
Misc: primarily an animated character designer; worked on TV commercial animated mascots such as Tony the Tiger, Toucan Sam, "Snap, Crackle and Pop"
TV Shows: Sesame Street (short animated films)
Movie Titles: Toy Story (series), A Bug's Life, "Monsters, Inc.", Finding Nemo, Cars, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, Winnie-the-Pooh (as Eeyore)

🎵Brian May -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1934 d.4/25/1997 (62)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Australian
Names/Places: NOT to be confused with the Queen rocker of the same name
Misc: composed for over 30 movies and soundtracks
Movie Titles: Mad Max

Robert Hughes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1938 d.8/6/2012 (74)
Art Critic

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🎵🎸Rick Wright -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1943 d.9/15/2008 (65)
Hall of Famer, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer, English
Names/Places: RFN:Richard
Group Names: Pink Floyd

🎵Mike Bloomfield -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1944 d.2/15/1981 (36)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Harmonicaist, Pianist, Blues Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Chicago
Misc: some say b. in 1942 or 1943
Group Names: Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Electric Flag, sessionist

🎭Georgia Engel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1948 N.S. d.4/12/2019 N.S. (70)
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: b. in Washington, DC; MN:Bright
TV Shows: The Mary Tyler Moore Show (as Georgette Franklin Baxter), Betty White Show, Goodtime Girls, Jennifer Slept Here, Coach (as Shirley Burleigh), Hot in Cleveland (as Mamie), Everybody Loves Raymond (as Pat MacDougall)
Movie Titles: Grown Ups 2, The Care Bears Movie, Open Season

🎵🎸Steven Pereguine Took -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1949 d.10/27/1980 (31)
Singer, Rock & Roll Percussionist, British
Group Names: T-Rex

🎵Peter Doyle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1949 d.10/13/2001 (52)
Singer, Australian
Group Names: The New Seekers

Hugo Chávez -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1954 d.3/5/2013 (58)
Head of State, Venezuelan
Misc: President of Venezuela

🏆🏁🏃Terrence Stanley "Terry" Fox -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1958 N.S. d.6/28/1981 N.S. (22)
Runner
Misc: cancer fighter; ran "Marathon of Hope" across Canada

🎭Alexis Arquette -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/28/1969 N.S. d.9/11/2016 N.S. (47)
Actress, Producer
Names/Places: was b. Robert Arquette, a male
Movie Titles: Pulp Fiction, The Wedding Singer, Bride of Chucky, Blended

Thomas Cromwell -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1485 d.7/28/1540
Politician, English
Misc: King Henry VII chief minister

✍🎖Cyranno de Bergerac -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/6/1619 N.S. d.7/28/1655 N.S. (36)
Dramatist/Playwright, Poet, Soldier, French
Book Titles: A Voyage to the Moon

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🎵Antonio Lucio Vivaldi -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/4/1678 N.S. d.7/28/1741 N.S. (63)
Composer, Italian

📰John Peter Zenger -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/26/1697 d.7/28/1746 (48)
Journalist, Printer, German
Misc: involved in first amendment fight

🎵Johann Sebastian Bach -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/21/1685 Ju-1 or 3/31/1685 N.S. d.7/28/1750 N.S. (65)
Composer, German
Names/Places: b. in Eisenach; d. in Leipzig, Germany

🎖Maximilien Robespierre -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/6/1758 d.7/28/1794 (36)
Revolutionary, French
Names/Places: MN:Francois Marie Isidore de

✍📰Seba Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/14/1792 N.S. d.7/28/1868 N.S. (75)
Humorist, Editor
Misc: of a newspaper; creator of the fictional Major Jack Downing.

🎭Marie Dressler -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/9/1869 d.7/28/1934 (64)
Movie Actress, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Leila Marie Koerber

Joseph Lee -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/7/1862 d.7/28/1937 (75)
Inventor
Misc: pioneered playgrounds for kids

William James Mayo -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/29/1861 d.7/28/1939 (78)
Surgeon
Misc: Mayo Clinic co-founder with brother

🏆⚾James Bagby -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/5/1889 d.7/28/1954 (64)
MLB Player

🏆🥊Mike O'Dowd -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1895 d.7/28/1957 (62)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎵🎷Eddie Costa -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/14/1930 d.7/28/1962 (31)
Vibes, Jazz Pianist

🎵Rex Maupin -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/25/1886 d.7/28/1966 (79)
Bandleader
TV Shows: Tin Pan Alley TV

🏆⚾🏈🏀"Doggie" Julian -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1901 d.7/28/1967 (66)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Player, College Baseball Coach, Baseball Player, College Football Coach, College Football Player, NBA Coach, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Names/Places: RN: Alvin Fred Julian
Sports Teams: Bucknell (football player 1920-1922, basketball player 1921-1922, baseball player 1922-1923), Pottsville Maroons (football player 1924), Reading Keystones (baseball player 1923), Harrisberg Senators (baseball player 1924), York White Roses (baseball player 1924-1925), Chambersburg Maroons (baseball player 1926), Lawrence Merry Macks (baseball player 1926), Albright (football coach 1929-1930), Ashland HS (PA) (football coach 1933-1935), Muhlenberg College (football coach 1936-1944, basketball coach 1936-1945, baseball coach 1942-1944), Holy Cross (basketball coach 1945-1948), Boston Celtics (coach 1948-1950), Dartmouth College (basketball coach 1950-1967)

Charles W. Mayo -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/28/1898 d.7/28/1968 (70)
Surgeon

Otto Hahn -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/8/1879 d.7/28/1968 (89)
Chemist, Physicist, German
Misc: radioactivity (nuclear fission) co-discoverer

📰🎵Frank Henry Loesser -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/29/1910 d.7/28/1969 (59)
Publisher, Music Producer, Composer/Songwriter, Lyricist, Librettist, Musician

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Mary Ellen Chase -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1887 d.7/28/1973 (86)
Author, Novelist, Scholar, Teacher

🎭🏆Truman Bradley -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/5/1905 d.7/28/1974 (69)
TV Host, Announcer, Narrator, Sportscaster
Misc: b. Feb 8?
TV Shows: Science Fiction Theater (host)

🏆🏈Don McCafferty -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/12/1921 d.7/28/1974 (53)
NFL Coach

🎭Lucie Mannheim -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/30/1899 d.7/28/1976 (77)
Actress, German
Movie Titles: East Meets West, 39 Steps, High Command

🎭Jules Irving -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/13/1925 d.7/28/1979 (54)
Educator, Actor, Producer/Director, Stage Director
Misc: of Repertory Theatre at Lincoln Center

🎭Jim Bannon -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/9/1911 d.7/28/1984 (73)
TV/Movie Actor, Announcer
Names/Places: Jack's father
Movie Titles: Red Ryder (B western film series)

💰Dr. George H. Gallup -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/18/1901 d.7/28/1984 (83)
Businessperson
Misc: public opinion expert; Gallup Poll founder; survey of when he died: 52% felt bad, 36% don't care, 12% undecided; d. 6-8? d. 7-26?

🎭Grant Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/18/1930 d.7/28/1985 (54)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Hawaiian Eye (as Greg MacKenzie)
Movie Titles: The Incredible Shrinking Man

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🎭🏆⚾Jeff Richards -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/1/1922 d.7/28/1989 (66)
Actor, MLB Player
TV Shows: Jefferson Drum

🎭Jill Esmond -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/26/1908 d.7/28/1990 (82)
Movie Actress, English
Names/Places: Lawrence Olivier's wife 1930-40

Armando Frid -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/24/1866 d.7/28/1990 (124)
Argentine
Misc: one of the longest-living humans

🎭John Harper -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/21/1928 d.7/28/1991 (63)
Actor
Names/Places: RN:Kelton Bradford Garwood; aka John Harper; best known as Jonathan Harper in his later acting years
TV Shows: Gunsmoke (as Percy Crump)

🎭Herbert Joeks -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/26/1915 d.7/28/1993 (77)
Actor, Dutch (Netherlands)
Misc: Pipo the Clown

✍⚛Roger Tory Peterson -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/28/1908 d.7/28/1996 (87)
Author, Scientist, Ornithologist

🎵Marguerite "Margie" Ganser -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/4/1948 d.7/28/1996 (48)
Singer
Names/Places: LN:Dorste
Group Names: Shangri-Las

🎨🎵Harold C. Fox -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1910 d.7/28/1996 (86)
Fashion Designer, Musician

🎭Rosalie Crutchley -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/4/1920 d.7/28/1997 (77)
Actress, English
TV Shows: Six Wives of Henry VIII

William Martin Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/17/1906 d.7/28/1998 (91)
Government Official
Misc: Federal Reserve Board chairman

🎭🏆🏈🏀Jaime Cardriche -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/20/1968 d.7/28/2000 (32)
Actor, College Football Player, College Basketball Player
Sports Teams: OSU
TV Shows: Malcolm and Eddie (as Tim)

🎵Jerome Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1953 d.7/28/2000 (47)
Guitarist, Disco Musician
Group Names: K.C. & the Sunshine Band

🎭Baby Le Roy -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1932 d.7/28/2001 (69)
Actor
Names/Places: RN:Ronald Le Roy Winnebrenner

Joan Finney -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/12/1925 d.7/28/2001 (76)
Governor
Misc: Populist

🎭Sam Edwards -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/26/1915 d.7/28/2004 (89)
TV/Movie/Radio Actor

🎭Eugene Roche -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/22/1928 d.7/28/2004 (75)
Actor
TV Shows: Captain Kangaroo (writer), The Corner Bar, Soap (as attorney E. Ronald Mallu), Webster (as Bill Parker)

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🎭Jackson Beck -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/23/1912 d.7/28/2004 (92)
Cartoon Voice Actor
Misc: voice of Bluto in the Popeye cartoons; was also the announcer of radio's "The Adventures of Superman"; also did commercials in Brawny Paper Towels, Federal Express, and the grugg voice in the Little Caesar's "Pizza Pizza" campaign; also played the Cisco Kid and detective Philo Vance on the radio.
TV Shows: The King and Odie (as King Leonardo)

Francis Crick -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1916 d.7/28/2004 (88)
Scientist, Biophysicist, English
Misc: DNA molecular structure discoverer (Nobel 1962)

🎭Patrick Allen -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/17/1927 d.7/28/2006 (79)
Actor
Movie Titles: High Hell, Roman Holiday, Dial "M" for Murder

🏆🥊Karl Gotch -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/3/1924 d.7/28/2007 (82)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, German
Names/Places: RN:Karl Charles Istaz
Misc: Wrestling Trainer

Reverend Ike -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/1/1935 d.7/28/2009 (74)
Reverend, Evangelist

⚛🏆🏁William F. Milliken -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/18/1911 d.7/28/2012 (101)
Engineer, Auto Racer
Misc: was an aerospace engineer, automotive engineer and racecar driver.

🎭John Leon Reilly -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1939 d.7/28/2013 (74)
Filmmaker
Misc: a champion of documentary video

🎭Eileen Brennan -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/3/1932 N.S. d.7/28/2013 N.S. (80)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles
TV Shows: Laugh In, All That Glitters, 13 Queens Blvd, A New Kind of Family, Private Benjamin (as Capt. Doreen Lewis), Off the Rack
Movie Titles: The Last Picture Show

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

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🏆⚾George C. Scott Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/23/1944 d.7/28/2013 (69)
MLB First Baseman
Misc: 8x Gold Glove

🎭James Shigeta -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1933 d.7/28/2014 (81)
Actor
Movie Titles: Die Hard

🏆🏈Edward Alexander Sprinkle -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/3/1923 N.S. d.7/28/2014 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, Football Figure
Names/Places: NN: The Meanest Man in Pro Football
Sports Teams: Chicago Bears (player), New York Jets (coach, 1962)

🏆🏁🏊Jon Erikson -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1954 N.S. d.7/28/2014 N.S. (59)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, American

🏆Clive Rice -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/23/1949 O.S. d.7/28/2015 N.S. (66)
Cricket Player, South African

🏆🏁🏊Kenneth Monfore "Monte" Nitzkowski -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/7/1929 N.S. d.7/28/2016 N.S. (86)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, American
Misc: Water Polo Coach

Lois Laurel Hawes -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/10/1927 N.S. d.7/28/2017 N.S. (89)
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Lois (Sr.) Laurel and Stan's daughter

🏆🏌Bruce Lietzke -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/18/1951 N.S. d.7/28/2018 N.S. (67)
Golfer

💰🎵Bent Fabric -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1924 N.S. d.7/28/2020 N.S. (95)
Executive, Music Executive, Composer, Pianist, Danish (Denmark)
Names/Places: RN:Bent Fabricus-Bjerre aka Frank Bjorn
Song Titles: Alley Cat

🏆⚾John McNamara -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/4/1932 N.S. d.7/28/2020 N.S. (88)
MLB Manager, MLB Coach, MLB Catcher, MLB Pitcher

💰🎭Ron Popeil -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/3/1935 N.S. d.7/28/2021 N.S. (86)
Businessperson, Announcer
Names/Places: Sam's son
Misc: Ronco empire; "Weird Al" Yankovic sang a song about him in 1984

🎵🎸Dusty Hill -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/19/1949 N.S. d.7/28/2021 N.S. (72)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Bassist, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: ZZ Top

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1951, ✪ “Come On-A My House” by Rosemary Clooney peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, ✪ “Hanky Panky” by Madonna peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, ✪ “I'm Tossin' And Turnin' Again” by Bobby Lewis peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, ✪ “Money” by Pink Floyd peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, ✪ “Smoke On The Water” by Deep Purple peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, ✪ “Speedy Gonzales” by Pat Boone peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, ✪ “Stranded In The Jungle” by The Cadets peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “A Bay Bay” by Hurricane Chris peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “All Night Long” by Sandy Nelson peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “All Or Nothing” by O-Town peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Bang Bang” by Danger Danger peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Blockbuster” by The Sweet peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Bongo Stomp” by Little Joey And The Flips peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Dancin' Party” by Chubby Checker peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Delicate” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Diamond Girl” by Seals And Crofts peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Do It Or Die” by The Atlanta Rhythm Section peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Don't You Come Cryin'” by Linear peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Drive” by Incubus peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Getting Closer” by Paul McCartney And Wings peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Goodnight Irene” by Jerry Reed peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Heart Hideaway” by Cathy Carr peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Here's To The Night” by Eve 6 peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Hey There Delilah” by Plain White T's peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Hold Me” by Whitney Houston With Teddy Pendergrass peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Holy Water” by Bad Company peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Hot Pepper” by Floyd Cramer peaked at number 63 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “How Lucky You Are” by Joni James peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “I Just Can't Help It” by Jackie Wilson peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Melt With You” by Modern English peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “I Need Your Loving” by Don Gardner And Dee Dee Ford peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “I Want You, I Need You, I Love You” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1951, “I Won't Cry Anymore” by Tony Bennett peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “I'm Free (Heaven Helps The Man)” by Kenny Loggins peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I'm Never Gonna Give You Up” by Brat Pack peaked at number 71 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “If I Should Lose You” by The Dreamlovers peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Infatuation” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “It Started All Over Again” by Brenda Lee peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Johnny Concho Theme (Wait For Me)” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “L.A. Freeway” by Jerry Jeff Walker peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “La Bamba” by The Tokens peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Like This” by Mims peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Little Young Lover” by The Impressions peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Love, Love, Love” by The Clovers peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Love, Love, Love” by The Diamonds peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Loverboy” by Karen Kamon peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Misdemeanor” by The Sylvers (Foster Sylvers) peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “My Dream Sonata” by Nat "King" Cole peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1951, “My Truly, Truly Fair” by Guy Mitchell peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1945, “On The Atchison, Topeka And The Santa Fe” by Johnny Mercer And The Pied Pipers With Paul Weston And His Orchestra peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “One Kiss” by Calvin Harris And Dua Lipa peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Over The Hills And Far Away” by Led Zeppelin peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Pure” by The Lightning Seeds peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Roll Over Beethoven” by Electric Light Orchestra peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Sealed With A Kiss” by Brian Hyland peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Shambala” by Three Dog Night peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “So Very Hard To Go” by Tower Of Power peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Soul Makossa” by Manu Dibango peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Sunshine” by Mickey Newbury peaked at number 87 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Sweet And Lovely” by Nino Tempo And April Stevens peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Taking It All Too Hard” by Genesis peaked at number 50 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Talk To Me” by Anita Baker peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “The Emporer's New Clothes” by Sinéad O'Connor peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Weekend” by Wet Willie peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Welcome Home Baby” by The Shirelles peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “What Will I Do” by Timmy T peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Where Peaceful Waters Flow” by Gladys Knight And The Pips peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Whine Up” by Kat DeLuna Featuring Elephant Man peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Yesterday Once More” by The Carpenters peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “You Can't Deny It” by Lisa Stansfield peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “You're The Best Thing” by The Style Council peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1973, ✪ “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown” by Jim Croce peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Anybody Wanna Party” by Gloria Gaynor peaked at number 78 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Boogie Wonderland” by Earth, Wind And Fire With The Emotions peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do” by Neil Sedaka peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Carry On” by Cliff And Ann Edwards peaked at number 23 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Days Gone Down (Still Got The Light In Your Eyes)” by Gerry Rafferty peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Get Ready For Love” by April Wine peaked at number 79 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2018, “God Is A Woman” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “He Did With Me” by Vicki Lawrence peaked at number 42 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Heart Of The Night” by Poco peaked at number 18 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I Can't Stand It No More” by Peter Frampton peaked at number 15 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Lazy Susan” by Jerry Fuller peaked at number 80 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Lovers In A Dangerous Time” by Bruce Cockburn peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Married Men” by Bette Midler peaked at number 81 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Maybe Baby” by Gallery peaked at number 71 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Natural High” by Bloodstone peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “One Of A Kind (Love Affair)” by The (Detroit) Spinners peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Ring My Bell” by Anita Ward peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Rocket To My Heart” by Paul Janz peaked at number 15 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Satin Sheets” by Jeanne Pruett peaked at number 76 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Shadows In The Moonlight” by Anne Murray peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Sister Christian” by Night Ranger peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “State Of Shock” by The Jacksons Featuring Mick Jagger peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Surrender” by Billy Talent peaked at number 22 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Titanium” by David Guetta Featuring Sia peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “We Are All Of Us” by Michael Vincent peaked at number 77 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Wide Awake” by Katy Perry peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “You Can't Deny It” by Lisa Stansfield peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “You're The Only One” by Dolly Parton peaked at number 63 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'” by John Baldry (Long John Baldry) peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Young Thing, Wild Dreams” by Red Rider peaked at number 44 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2001, ✪ “Boss Of Me” by They Might Be Giants peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, ✪ “I Don't Like Mondays” by The Boomtown Rats peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, ✪ “Pillow Talk” by Sylvia peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, ✪ “Rock Island Line / Heartbreak Hotel” by Stan Freberg And His Sniffle Group peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, ✪ “Turtle Power!” by Partners In Kryme peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, ✪ “White Lines (Don't Do It)” by Melle Mel And The Furious Five peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “A New Day” by Killing Joke peaked at number 56 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Across The River” by Bruce Hornsby And The Range peaked at number 85 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “All Of You” by Julio Iglesias And Diana Ross peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Bad Girls” by Donna Summer peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Boogie Down” by The Real Thing peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Both Of Us” by B.o.B Featuring Taylor Swift peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “But Not For Me” by Ketty Lester peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Caught In The Act” by Earlene Bentley peaked at number 78 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Choose Me (Rescue Me)” by Loose Ends peaked at number 59 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Chuck E.'s In Love” by Rickie Lee Jones peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Come Back” by The Mighty Wah! peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Counting Down The Days” by Sunfreakz Featuring Andrea Britton peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Dance For Me” by Sisqó peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Devil's Nightmare” by Oxide And Neutrino peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Ease On Down The Road” by Michael Jackson And Diana Ross peaked at number 83 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Elevation” by U2 peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Eyes Of A Woman” by Rosie Ania peaked at number 95 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Folding Stars” by Biffy Clyro peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Friend's Advice” by The Pointer Sisters peaked at number 97 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Gaye” by Clifford T. Ward peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Get Your Feet Out Of My Shoes” by Boothill Foot Tappers peaked at number 64 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Girls Like You” by Maroon 5 Featuring Cardi B peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “God Is A Woman” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Here Comes That Feelin'” by Brenda Lee peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Home Run” by Misha B peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “How Much Love” by Vixen peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “I Can Only Imagine” by David Guetta Featuring Chris Brown And Lil Wayne peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Didn't Want To Need You” by Heart peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Guess It Doesn't Matter” by Everyday People peaked at number 93 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “I Remember You” by Frank Ifield peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I Will Survive” by Billie Jo Spears peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I'm The Leader Of The Gang (I Am!)” by Gary Glitter peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “In My Feelings” by Drake peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Just For Old Time's Sake” by Foster And Allen peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Knocked Out” by Paula Abdul peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Lamborghini” by Shut Up And Dance peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Let's Go” by The Cars peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Lies” by En Vogue peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Loaded” by Ricky Martin peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Love Resurrection” by Alison Moyet peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Loverboy” by Mariah Carey Featuring Cameo peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Meet Her At The Love Parade 2001” by Da Hool peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Mr. Rock And Roll” by Amy MacDonald peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “My Sharona” by The Knack peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Need You Now” by Lady Antebellum peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Never Been To Texas” by Power Of Dreams peaked at number 87 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Nothing Changes Around Here” by Thrills peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Oh Girl” by Paul Young peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Oh My God” by Mark Ronson Featuring Lily Allen peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Paranoid” by The Dickies peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Planet Rock” by Soul Sonic Force peaked at number 85 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Randy” by Blue Mink peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Rockin' Over The Beat” by Technotronic Featuring Ya Kid K peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “S.O.S. My Imagination” by Bruce Foxton peaked at number 91 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Sail Away” by David Gray peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Seven Seas” by Echo And The Bunnymen peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Silent Voice” by The Innocence (1990s) peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Since I Don't Have You” by Art Garfunkel peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Soul Sound” by Sugababes peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Stardate 1990” by Dan Reed Network peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Star” by Nazareth peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Summertime Magic” by Childish Gambino peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Swing” by Deff Boyz And Tony Mac peaked at number 84 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Take” by Colourfield peaked at number 70 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “The Birds And The Bees” by Alma Cogan peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “The Day Before You Came” by Blancmange peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “The Emperor's New Clothes” by Sinéad O'Connor peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “There In Your Eyes” by Chas 'n' Dave peaked at number 94 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “This Can Be Real” by Candy Flip peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Touche D'Amour” by Chris Rea peaked at number 86 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “True Love” by The Chimes peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Tu Amor” by Kaci peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Turn To Gold” by David Austin peaked at number 68 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Velouria” by Pixies peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Video” by Jeff Lynne peaked at number 87 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “What Time Is It?” by High School Musical 2 Cast peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “When Doves Cry” by Prince And The Revolution peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “World Peace” by Sugar Bullet peaked at number 82 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Ya Ya Twist” by Petula Clark peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Your Wife Is Cheatin' On Us” by Richard "Dimples" Fields peaked at number 99 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1951, ✪ “Get Out Those Old Records” by Mary Martin And Her Son Larry (Hagman) peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, ✪ “The Stripper” by David Rose And His Orchestra peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “50 Ways To Say Goodbye” by Train peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “65 Roses” by Wolverines peaked at number 23 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1951, “Beautiful Brown Eyes” by Rosemary Clooney peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Bird Of Paradise” by Snowy White peaked at number 32 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Bright Eyes / Kehaar's Theme” by Art Garfunkel peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Can You Feel It” by Timomatic peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Dance Away / Cry, Cry, Cry” by Roxy Music peaked at number 92 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Dear Mr. President” by P!nk with The Indigo Girls peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Do You Want To Dance / I'm Lookin' Out The Window” by Cliff Richard And The Shadows peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Does Your Mother Know / Kisses Of Fire” by ABBA peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Don't Matter” by Akon peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Don't Miss You” by Amy Pearson peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Eleventh Hour Melody” by Al Hibbler peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Everybody Everybody” by Black Box peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Everyone's Waiting” by Missy Higgins peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Eyes Without A Face” by Billy Idol peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Forbidden Love / You And I” by Madleen Kane peaked at number 93 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Get It Started” by Pitbull Featuring Shakira peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “God Is A Woman” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Haven't Stopped Dancing Yet / Just Let It Lay” by Gonzalez peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I Can't Stand It No More / May I Baby” by Peter Frampton peaked at number 86 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I Don't Want to Know About It / Making The Same Mistakes” by Ross Ryan peaked at number 23 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “I Wanna Know” by NOTD Featuring Bea Miller peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “In My Feelings” by Drake peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “In My Pocket” by Mandy Moore peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Last Time” by Labrinth peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Love Will Lead You Back” by Taylor Dayne peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Loverboy” by Mariah Carey Featuring Cameo peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Mama Can't Buy You Love / The Thom Bell Sessions '77 (EP)” by Elton John peaked at number 82 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Neither One Of Us (Wants to Be The First to Say Goodbye) / If It's Alright With You” by Miss Linda George peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “NYC Beat” by Armand Van Helden peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Ocean” by Martin Garrix Featuring Khalid peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Out Of Bounds / Hounded” by Dave And The Derros peaked at number 98 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Reeling in The Years / Only a Fool Would Say That” by Steely Dan peaked at number 61 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Right Place, Wrong Time / I Been Hoodood” by Dr. John peaked at number 64 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Saw a New Morning / My Life Has Been a Song” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 41 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Shadow Boxer / Planned Obsolescence” by The Angels (Australia) peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Shambala / Our "B" Side” by Three Dog Night peaked at number 55 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Shine A Little Love / Jungle” by Electric Light Orchestra peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Some Nights” by Fun. peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Southern 'Rora” by The Joy Boys peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Spin That Wheel” by Hi Tek 3 Featuring Ya Kid K peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “State Of Shock” by The Jacksons Featuring Mick Jagger peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Summertime Magic” by Childish Gambino peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, “That Happy Feeling” by Bert Kaempfert And His Orchestra peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “That's The Way I've Always Heard It Should Be / Alone” by Carly Simon peaked at number 22 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “The Free Electric Band / You Taught Me to Sing The Blues” by Albert Hammond peaked at number 39 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1956, “The Great Pretender” by The Platters peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “The Housemates Song (Don't You Think That It's Strange?) - Big Brother Theme” by Sirens Featuring The Housemates peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “The Morning After / Midnight Storm” by Maureen McGovern peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, “West Of The Wall” by Toni Fisher peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2007, “20 Good Reasons” by Thirsty Merc peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Aku raukura” by Patea Maori Club peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Big Girls Don't Cry” by Fergie peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Everytime I Think Of You” by The Babys peaked at number 41 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Heart And Soul” by The Narcs peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Wanna Be Rich” by Calloway peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2018, “In My Feelings” by Drake peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Lights” by Ellie Goulding peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Miss California” by Dante Thomas Featuring Pras peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Oh Sherrie” by Steve Perry peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “One Love / People Get Ready” by Bob Marley And The Wailers peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Pop, Lock And Drop It” by Huey peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “R.I.P.” by Rita Ora Featuring Tinie Tempah peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Rewind” by Jamie McDell peaked at number 30 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Ring My Bell” by Anita Ward peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Roxanne” by The Police peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “She Believes In Me” by Kenny Rogers peaked at number 39 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Solo” by Clean Bandit Featuring Demi Lovato peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Some Nights” by Fun. peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Summertime Magic” by Childish Gambino peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Taste” by Tyga Featuring Offset peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2007, “The Way I Are” by Timbaland Featuring Keri Hilson And D.O.E. peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “This Is Love” by will.i.am Featuring Eva Simons peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “We Are Family” by Sister Sledge peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1984, “Absolute” by Scritti Politti peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Agua” by Conquistador peaked at number 33 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Already Gone” by BYentl peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Angeline (m'n blonde sexmachine)” by Peter en zijn Rockets peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Arizona” by The Buffoons peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Bootylicious” by Destiny's Child peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Breakfast In America” by Supertramp peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Breakin'... There's No Stopping Us” by Ollie And Jerry peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Can The Can” by Suzi Quatro peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Change Of Heart” by Change peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Donker hart (Live)” by Bløf peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “False Alarm” by Marsha Raven peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Getting Closer” by Paul McCartney And Wings peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Goin' Home” by The Osmonds peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Good Luck Charm” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Guitar” by Prince peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Hacka-Tacka Music” by Baba And Roody peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Heißer Sand” by Mina peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Honesty” by Billy Joel peaked at number 31 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Hé lekker ding!” by Sieneke peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “In My Feelings” by Drake peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Kriebels” by Broederliefde Featuring Ronnie Flex peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Let's Move” by MC Fixx It peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Live And Let Die” by Paul McCartney And Wings peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Love Is Gone” by David Guetta Featuring Chris Willis peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Mammoth” by Kayak peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Nightvision” by Broederliefde peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Ocean” by Martin Garrix Featuring Khalid peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Only When You Leave” by Spandau Ballet peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Over de muur” by Klein Orkest peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Party Shaker” by R.I.O. Featuring Nicco peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Pouring Rain” by Ilanois peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Purple Pills” by D12 peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Reputation” by Dusty Springfield peaked at number 44 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Skweeze Me, Pleeze Me” by Slade peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Slapeloze nachten” by The Opposites peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Somebody Else's Guy” by Jocelyn Brown peaked at number 31 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Step By Step” by New Kids On The Block peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Te busque” by Nelly Furtado Featuring Juanes peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Tizora” by Broederliefde peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “To France” by Mike Oldfield And Maggie Reilly peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Treat Me Good” by Yazz peaked at number 48 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Weekend Love” by Golden Earring peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “What Goes On” by Mai Tai peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1979, “1000 punks” by Grisen Skriker peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Bootylicious” by Destiny's Child peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Born To Be Alive” by Patrick Hernandez peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Dancing Alone” by Axwell Λ Ingrosso Featuring Romans peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Där jag hänger min hatt” by Norlie And KKV peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Eva-Lena” by Kvinnaböske Band peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Go Girl!” by What's Up! peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Hon dansar vidare i livet pt. 2” by Hov1 peaked at number 13 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Kick Out The Epic Motherf**ker” by Dada Life peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Miss California” by Dante Thomas Featuring Pras peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Mon amour” by Plan peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Still” by Hov1 peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Vad ska du bli?” by Ebba Grön peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Överallt” by Jimmy Jansson peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1990, “Alle meine Lieda” by Remix-Poidl peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Ballin” by Luciano [DE] peaked at number 23 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “God Is A Woman” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “In My Feelings” by Drake peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Insieme: 1992” by Toto Cutugno peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Miss California” by Dante Thomas Featuring Pras peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Paradies” by Ufo361 Featuring RAF Camora peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Primadonna” by Marina And The Diamonds peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Rise” by Jonas Blue Featuring Jack And Jack peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Shut Your Eyes” by Snow Patrol peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Summertime Sadness” by Lana Del Rey peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Taste” by Tyga Featuring Offset peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “The Rhythm Of The Night” by Cascada peaked at number 9 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “What Makes You Beautiful” by One Direction peaked at number 28 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2007, “You Can Get It” by Mark Medlock / Dieter Bohlen peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2001, “Another Day In Paradise” by Brandy Featuring Ray J peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Lady Marmalade” by Christina Aguilera, Mya, Lil' Kim, P!nk peaked at number 12 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Mort de rire” by Sch peaked at number 23 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Next To Me” by Emeli Sandé peaked at number 18 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2018, “P*tain de m*rde” by Naza peaked at number 27 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Ramenez la coupe à la maison” by Vegedream peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Step By Step” by New Kids On The Block peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Tandem” by Vanessa Paradis peaked at number 22 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Tout est bon” by DJ Babs Featuring 4Keus peaked at number 29 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Umbrella” by Rihanna Featuring JAY-Z peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1962, ✪ “Come Outside” by Mike Sarne With Wendy Richard peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Eviva España” by Gro Anita Schønn peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Girls Like You” by Maroon 5 Featuring Cardi B peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Hot Stuff” by Donna Summer peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2018, “In My Feelings” by Drake peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Lady Marmalade” by Christina Aguilera, Lil Kim, Mýa And P!nk peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Nothing Else Matters” by Metallica peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Only When You Leave” by Spandau Ballet peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Ooops Up” by Snap! peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Rise” by Jonas Blue Featuring Jack And Jack peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Se bastasse una canzone” by Eros Ramazzotti peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Starlight” by The Supermen Lovers Featuring Mani Hoffman peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Still Got The Blues (For You)” by Gary Moore peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Two Tribes” by Frankie Goes To Hollywood peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Viva España” by Imca Marina peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2012, “Forever” by Medina peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Mythos” by Bushido peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Only When You Leave” by Spandau Ballet peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Primadonna” by Marina And The Diamonds peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Purple Pills” by D12 peaked at number 25 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Rain Rain Rain” by Simon Butterfly peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “There You'll Be” by Faith Hill peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1984, “To France” by Mike Oldfield And Maggie Reilly peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “U Remind Me” by Usher peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Vvs” by Ufo361 Featuring Quavo peaked at number 25 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” by Wham! peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1979, “We Are Family” by Sister Sledge peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Whose Law (Is It Anyway)” by Guru Josh peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2012, “Call Me Maybe” by Carly Rae Jepsen peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Domo mia” by Eros Ramazzotti And Tazenda peaked at number 6 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2001, “I Feel Loved” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 5 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Pablo” by Rvssian x Sfera Ebbasta peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Tre parole” by Valeria Rossi peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1609, The English ship Sea Venture, commanded by Admiral Sir George Somers, ran ashore on Bermuda after nearly foundering at sea during a storm. The 140 or so passengers and crew, originally bound for the Jamestown settlement in Virginia, founded a colony on the island.

In 1858, The first use of fingerprints as a means of identification was made by William Herschel of the Indian Civil Service at Jungipur in India. He took the print of Rajyadhar Konai on the back of a contract.

In 1866, The metric system was authorized for the standardization of weights and measures throughout the United States this day. And we still donʹt have it figured out…How many yards in a meter or quarts in a litre?

In 1866, Beatrix Potter, English author of childrenʹs books and creator of “Peter Rabbit,” was born.

In 1868, The Fourteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing due process of law, was certified in effect by Secretary of State William H. Seward. It guaranteed citizenship and all its privileges to African-Americans.

In 1875, Philadelphiaʹs Joseph Borden, also known by the name Josephs, pitches the first no-hitter in major league history, beating the Chicago White Stockings 4-0. The game takes one hour and 35 minutes to play.

In 1892, Cavern-mouthed, rubber-faced comedian Joe E. Brown was born in Holgate, Ohio. As a ten-year-old Brown joined a circus tumbling act and in 1920 made his Broadway debut in an all-star revue. His films include “The Tenderfoot,” “Fireman Save My Child,” “Elmer the Great,” “Alibi Ike,” “The Gladiator,” “Beware, Spooks!”, “Shut My Big Mouth,” “Pin-Up Girl,” “The Tender Years,” “Show Boat,” and “Itʹs a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World”; perhaps his most memorable role was that of confused millionaire Osgood Fielding III in the classic Billy Wilder comedy, “Some Like It Hot.” Brownʹs 1959 autobiography was titled “Laughter Is a Wonderful Thing.” He died on July 6, 1973.

In 1896, The community of Miami, Florida was incorporated this day. The newly incorporated city had a population of 260.

In 1901, Rudy Vallee, U.S. entertainer and film actor, was born. He was one of the first, before Bing Crosby, to popularise the singing style known as “crooning.”

In 1914, World War One really started on this day when Austria declared war on Serbia. Austria had been making lots of aggressive demands on Serbia…apparently intending to declare war the minute one of the demands was rejected. The Serbs agreed to every one…but then Austriaʹs Archduke Ferdinand was assassinated on Serbian soil and war began. Russia entered on the side of the Serbs to keep Austria from getting control of its sea access. Germany entered on the side of Austria to keep Russia from becoming too strong. France…well, you get the idea.

In 1917, Thousands of Black Americans marched down New York Cityʹs Fifth Avenue as part of the so-called Silent Parade to protest racial violence.

In 1930, The Silly Symphony film, “Midnite in a Toy Shop”, is completed.

In 1933, Date according to The Tonight Show, the first singing telegram was delivered. The reason: John Tesh needed some way to get his music to the people. (RIMSHOT)

In 1933, The singing telegram was introduced on this day. The first person to receive a singing telegram was singer, Rudy Vallee, in honor of his 32nd birthday.

In 1940, Joe DiMaggio and Charlie Keller of the New York Yankees became only the sixth set of teammates to hit back-to-back home runs…twice…in one game.

In 1942, Spike Jones and the City Slickers recorded “Der Fuhrerʹs Face”. All the disc jockeys played the song because it was the start of World War II. The song dated back to 1936 when it was a tune originally written by British composer Oliver G. Wallace for the Walt Disney cartoon “Nutzi Land”, and was inspired by hearing the Slickerʹs sendup. The song stayed at number three on the pop charts for ten weeks.

In 1943, President Franklin D. Roosevelt announced the end of coffee rationing, which had limited people to one pound of coffee every five weeks since it began in November 1942.

In 1943, In a Red Cross charity game, Babe Ruth leads a Yank-Lands club, a combination of former Yankees and Indians, against the Cloudbusters, a U.S. Navy team from the Chapel Hill Naval Pre-Flight School based at the University of North Carolina. 'The Bambino,' appearing as a pinch-hitter in his only plate appearance in the 8-5 loss to the servicemen at Yankee Stadium, is walked by 25-year-old Navy pilot trainee and Boston Braves right-hander Johnny Sain.

In 1944, It was a red-hot day in Washington, D.C. It was so hot, that newspapers carried pictures of an egg being fried on the steps of the U.S. Capitol.

In 1948, “Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein” starring Bela Lagosi, Lon Chaney Jr., and Glenn Strange opened in a movie theater in the U.S.A.

In 1951, R.C., “Come On-A My House” by Rosemary Clooney peaked at number one on the pop singles chart and stayed there for eight weeks.

In 1951, Walt Disneyʹs “Alice in Wonderland” animated movie was released in theaters in the U.S.A. It cost $3 million to make.

In 1951, “The Sammy Kaye Show”, TV Music, debut on CBS.

In 1952, “Up To Paar”, TV Game Show; debut on NBC starring Jack Paar as host, but was gone in three months because the ratings were not…Up To Paar. (GROAN).

In 1956, R.C., “Be-Bop-A-Lula” by Gene Vincent peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1956, R.C., “Stranded In The Jungle” by The Jayhawks peaked at #18 on the pop singles chart.

In 1957, Rock ʹnʹ roll star Jerry Lee Lewis made his first TV appearance on “The Steve Allen Show.” “Jumpin' and Joltin'” JERRY LEE LEWIS was how Steve introduced him and he sang “WHOLE LOTTA SHAKIN' GOIN' ON”

In 1957, Yogi Berra of the Yankees played errorless ball. This was the first of 148 consecutive errorless games for the Hall of Fame catcher.

In 1958, R.C., “Rebel — 'Rouser” by Duane Eddy peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1958, R.C., “The Bird On My Head” by David Seville peaked at #34 on the pop singles chart.

In 1958, R.C., “The Shiek Of Araby” by Lou Monte peaked at #54 on the pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Concentration”, TV Game Show; debut on NBC. Hugh Downs was the original host (thru 1969) of this puzzle based game show, which would run on and off on NBC into the 90s

In 1962, R.C., “Iʹm Tossin' And Turnin' Again” by Bobby Lewis peaked at #98 on the pop singles chart.

In 1962, R.C., “Speedy Gonzales” by Pat Boone peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1970, Jimi Hendrix played his final gig in his hometown of Seattle.

In 1972, The American Basketball Association announces that San Diego will receive a franchise and the NBAʹs Buffalo Braves relocate to San Diego and are renamed the San Diego Clippers. In 1984, they relocated to Los Angeles and retained the Clippers name.

In 1972, “Cheech and Chong” album by Cheech and Chong was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1973, R.C., “Money” by Pink Floyd peaked at #13 on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, R.C., “Over The Hills And Far Away” by Led Zeppelin peaked at #51 on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, R.C., “Roll Over Beethoven” by ELO peaked at #42 on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, R.C., “Smoke On The Water” by Deep Purple peaked at number four on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, R.C., “Soul Makossa” by Manu Dibango peaked at #35 on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, Skylab Two carries Alan Bean, Owen Garriott, and Jack Lousma to a rendezvous with the Skylab orbiting laboratory.

In 1973, The Grateful Dead, the Allman Brothers, and The Band headlined the biggest rock festival in history, The Summer Jam, at Walkins Glen in New York where 600,000 people attended.

In 1973, The number one selling album: was “CHICAGO VI” includes “FEELING STRONGER EVERY DAY”

In 1976, Rick Dees and His Cast Of Idiotsʹ “Disco Duck” was released. Why? I donʹt know. He just released the song with the cheap Donald Duck imitation set to some disco tune, okay?

In 1976, “Fly Like An Eagle” album by Steve Miller Band was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1976, A 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck the Tangshan, China, area, killing more than 240,000 people. It was among the deadliest quakes in recorded history.

In 1977, “The Floaters” album by The Floaters was certified Gold by the RIAA. Cheech and Chong “aka The Bloaters” parodied one of their songs on the album “Float On” and redubbed it “Bloat On”

In 1978, “C.P.O. Sharkey”, TV Comedy; last aired on NBC.

In 1978, “FOOD FIIIIGHT!” Thatʹs the battle cry from Bluto Blutarski as “National Lampoonʹs Animal House” opened in movie theaters and went on to become the highest grossing comedy of its time, launching “Saturday Night Live” cast member John Belushi into superstardom.

In 1979, R.C., “Getting Closer” by Wings peaked at #20 on the pop singles chart.

In 1979, R.C., “I Donʹt Like Mondays” by Boomtown Rats peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Supertrain”, TV Anthology, Superbomb of 1979!; last aired on NBC.

In 1982, On “Late Night with David Letterman” on NBC, Pro wrestlers Andy Kaufman and Jerry Lawlor fight on-air. This happened 15 years ago, so its popularity owes, much like the Glover incident, to word-of-mouth as much as anything. It started with Andyʹs provocative taunts, which led to Lawlor knocking Kaufman to the floor with a blow to the head. After a commercial break, Kaufman screamed obscenities at Lawlor and finished his tirade by throwing a cup of coffee on the enraged wrestler, who chased Kaufman out of the studio. A bewildered host remarked, “Iʹm not sure about any of those words, but you can be darned sure that FCC regulations prohibit throwing coffee.”

In 1984, ABC Sports began 16 days of coverage of the Summer Olympics from Los Angeles.

In 1984, On the cover of TV Guide: “Olympics”. Other Articles: Lucy, Wheel of Fortune.

In 1984, R.C., “Infatuation” by Rod Stewart peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1984, The Bangles played a gig at SDSU Montezuma Hall, San Diego, California. Before the concert, they were in a Licorice Pizza store in San Diego signing autographs. David Tanny went inside, sighted the band, and left with nothing since he had no money at the time to buy an album for them a sign, nor a phonograph player to play the record album on.

In 1984, “She Bop”, by Cyndi Lauper entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1984, “Weird Al” Yankovic gave a live performance at Valleyfair in Shakopee, Minnesota, and later that same day in another state at the Northern Wisconsin State Fair in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin.

In 1984, President Reagan opened the Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles. But a Soviet-led bloc of 15 nations — as well as Iran, Libya, Albania and Bolivia — boycotted the games…after President Carter boycott the previous Olympic games in Moscow to protest the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan.

In 1986, Fox lowers the bar for what is considered “news” as several of the local stations owned by the network begin airing the lurid “A Current Affair” with host Maury Povich.

In 1987, On “Late Night with David Letterman” on NBC, The Crispin Glover show; also, Allie Sheedy, potato chip inspector Myrtle Young, Larry “Bud” Melman, James the Drifter (who asked Dave to buy him a car), and no Top Ten. Arguably one of the most talked-about moments in all of television came at the end of a very scattered, and very funny, edition of “Late Night.” A wigged-out Glover, wearing uncomely attire and enormous platform shoes, stepped onstage and began whining like a lunatic. The panel lasted only a couple of minutes, but to Letterman it mustʹve seemed an eternity. Finally, Glover, growing more nervous by the second, stood up, weakly flexed a bicep, then made his famous declaration: “These are mine…I can kick!” And with that, he swung around and — nearly kicked Dave in the head. The host vanished, the show went to a commercial, and when play resumed, Crispin was gone…“He came very close to denting my head with those giant shoes,” Dave said. The next nightʹs episode opened with Paul waking Dave from a bad dream; only it wasnʹt a dream, said Paul, Glover really did try to kick him. “What a jerk,” said Letterman. Glover later apologized.

In 1990, On the cover of TV Guide: “Peter Pan, Rue McClanahan”. Other Articles: Dream On, Mr. Ed, Twin Peaks

In 1990, R.C., “Hanky Panky” by Madonna peaked at number ten on the pop singles chart.

In 1990, R.C., “I Melt With You” by Modern English reentered the chart and peaked at #76 on the pop singles chart.

In 1990, R.C., “Pure” by Lightning Seeds peaked at #31 on the pop singles chart.

In 1990, R.C., “The Emperorʹs New Clothes” by Sinead OʹConnor peaked at #60 on the pop singles chart.

In 1990, “227”, TV Comedy; last aired on NBC.

In 1990, “Columbo”, TV Crime Drama, starring Peter Falk; last aired on ABC.

In 1993, “Beverly Hills 90210” album soundtrack was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1993, “The Family Dog”, TV Cartoon Show, a real dog of a cartoon; last aired on CBS.

In 1994, “In The Heat Of The Night” TV Crime Drama last aired on CBS.

In 1994, “The Sinbad Show”, TV Comedy; last aired on Fox.

In 1995, On Days of Our Lives, Sami disrupted Carrie and Austinʹs wedding day by revealing that she was pregnant with his baby.

In 1995, The live-action feature film, “Operation: Dumbo Drop” is released in theaters in the U.S.

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

In 1995, “Waterworld” starring Kevin Costner and the most expensive movie ever made at almost $200 million to make, opened in theaters.

In 1996, In One Life to Live, Tina learned that Cord was actually Clintʹs son.

In 1997, Comedy Central first invites you to call, write, email to futility.com in the hopes, infinitesimal as they might be, that one day soon…you might “Win Ben Steinʹs Money!” hosted by former Richard Nixon speechwriter Stein.

In 1998, FOX factors in fear while cheering on assorted freaks and geeks trying to make or break their way into a listing in “The Guinness Book of World Records.”

In 1999, Molly Ringwald married Valery Lameignere. The Arrogant Worms say that Valery is a stupid name.

In 2000, The cartoon “Baby Blues” premiered on WB

In 2000, Kathie Lee Gifford hosted her last broadcast of “Live With Regis and Kathie Lee.” Kelly Ripa would be the next co-host in 2001.

In 2001, “Baby Looney Tunes” began airing as a series on Kidsʹ WB. The pilot of the series aired on June 3, 2001.

In 2002, Will the network let Warren perform Shakespeare on “Sweetknuckle Junction” with “Greg the Bunny?” Not after urinating in Alisonʹs car, thatʹs for sure.

In 2004, “Amish in the City” premiered on the UPN netlet.

In 2006, The movies “Miami Vice”, “Scoop”, “John Tucker Must Die”, and “The Ant Bully” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2006, “The Replacements” began airing on Disney Channel

In 2007, Sporting his Inspector Clouseau mustache, Steve Martin married girlfriend Anne Stringfield at his Los Angeles home.

In 2013, Actress-singer Eileen Brennan, 80, died in Burbank, California.

In 2017, The movies “The Emoji Movie”, “Atomic Blonde”, “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power”, “Menashe”, “From the Land of the Moon” and “The Midwife” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2017, “The Last Tycoon” began airing on Amazon Video as a series. The pilot aired on June 17, 2016.

The Holiday Almanacs July 28, 2022

What's Today?

Today is Thu Jul the 28 in the year 2022
Jan 1 began on a Sat
This is day 209 of the year
Serialnumber = 44758
Julian date = 2459777 O.S.= 7 - 15 - 2022

Calendar

Holidays

Feast of SS. Nazarius, Celsus, Victor I, Innocent I.
[Bermuda] Adm George Somers Day (1609)
[Peru] Independence Day (1824) (thru 7-29)
[San Marino] Fall of Facism Day (1943)
[USA] Joseph Lee Day-honors playgrounds (1937)
[USA] Volunteers of America founders day (1859)
Comedy Celebration Day
Founder's Day (Volunteers of America).
Hamburger Day
Marry a Millionaire Day
Start of Gathering Time (Celtic).

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)
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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
Capricornid meteor shower, radiant in Capricorn (thru 7-28)
Capricornid meteor shower, radiant in Capricorn.
Delta Aquarid meteor shower, radiant in Aquarius (thru 7-31)
Dog Days of Summer (thru 8-15)
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