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Last Updated 08-03-2020

🎭Joanna Cassidy -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/2/1945 or 8/2/1944 N.S.
TV/Movie Actress, Producer
Names/Places: RN:Joanna Virginia Caskey
TV Shows: Shields & Yarnell, Rollergirls, 240-Robert, Family Tree, Codename:Foxfire, Buffalo Bill (as Jo Jo White), Odd Mom Out (as Candace)
Movie Titles: Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead, Chain Reaction, Blade Runner, Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

🎭Joanna Cassidy -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/2/1945 or 8/2/1944 N.S.
TV/Movie Actress, Producer
Names/Places: RN:Joanna Virginia Caskey
TV Shows: Shields & Yarnell, Rollergirls, 240-Robert, Family Tree, Codename:Foxfire, Buffalo Bill (as Jo Jo White), Odd Mom Out (as Candace)
Movie Titles: Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead, Chain Reaction, Blade Runner, Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

✍🎭🎮🎵Kim Strauss -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/2/1968 or 8/2/1946 N.S. or 8/2/1953 N.S.
Author, Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Hypnotist, Video Game Voice Actor, Songwriter, Singer
TV Shows: Naruto, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Young & The Restless, Babylon 5
Movie Titles: Million Dollar Baby
Video Games: Bleach (series), Blue Dragon (series), Ace Combat (series), Grand Theft Auto V, Tales of Symphonia (series)

✍🎭🎮🎵Kim Strauss -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/2/1968 or 8/2/1946 N.S. or 8/2/1953 N.S.
Author, Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Hypnotist, Video Game Voice Actor, Songwriter, Singer
TV Shows: Naruto, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Young & The Restless, Babylon 5
Movie Titles: Million Dollar Baby
Video Games: Bleach (series), Blue Dragon (series), Ace Combat (series), Grand Theft Auto V, Tales of Symphonia (series)

🎵🎸Butch Vig -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/2/1955 or 8/2/1957 N.S.
Music Producer, Alternative Rock Drummer
Group Names: Garbage

🎵🎸Butch Vig -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/2/1955 or 8/2/1957 N.S.
Music Producer, Alternative Rock Drummer
Group Names: Garbage

✍🎭🎮🎵Kim Strauss -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/2/1968 or 8/2/1946 N.S. or 8/2/1953 N.S.
Author, Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Hypnotist, Video Game Voice Actor, Songwriter, Singer
TV Shows: Naruto, Mighty Morphin Power Rangers, Young & The Restless, Babylon 5
Movie Titles: Million Dollar Baby
Video Games: Bleach (series), Blue Dragon (series), Ace Combat (series), Grand Theft Auto V, Tales of Symphonia (series)

🎭Nehemiah Persoff -- is 101 in the year 2020 and 102 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1919
Actor
Names/Places: b. in Jerusalem, Palestine (now Israel)
Movie Titles: An American Tail, Twins, Some Like It Hot, Al Capone, Yentl

🏆🏒Leo Boivin -- is 88 in the year 2020 and 89 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1932
Hall of Famer, NHL Coach, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Sports Teams: Toronto Maple Leafs, Boston Bruins, Detroit Red Wings, Pittsburgh Penguins, Minnesota North Stars

🎵🎸Garth Hudson -- is 83 in the year 2020 and 84 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1937
Hall of Famer, Organist, Rock & Roll Musician, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Woodstock, NY
Misc: sought-after sessionist; some say b. 1942 or 1943
Group Names: The Band

Steven A. Rosenberg -- is 80 in the year 2020 and 81 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1940
Surgeon
Misc: a leading cancer researcher

🎵Dave Govan -- is 80 in the year 2020 and 81 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1940
Music Figure
Group Names: Jayhawks, Vibrations, Marathons

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Isabel Allende -- is 78 in the year 2020 and 79 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1942 N.S.
Writer, Chilean
Book Titles: The House of Spirits, City of the Beasts

🎭Julia Foster -- is 77 in the year 2020 and 78 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1943
Actress, English
Movie Titles: Alfie, The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner, Half a Sixpence, The Great McGonagall

🎵Kathy Lennon -- is 77 in the year 2020 and 78 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1943
Singer
Misc: not b. on August 22, 1942
Group Names: The Lennon Sisters

🎭🏆Susan Denberg -- is 76 in the year 2020 and 77 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1944 N.S.
Actress, Model, Playmate, German
Names/Places: RN:Dietlinde Zechner
Misc: August 1966

🎵Mark Naftalin -- is 76 in the year 2020 and 77 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1944
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Composer, Keyboardist, Blues Performer
Group Names: the Paul Butterfield Blues Band

🎵Andy Fairweather-Low -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1948
Music Producer, Songwriter, Pop Singer/Guitarist, Welsh (Wales)
Group Names: Amen Corner

🎭Madeleine Smith -- is 71 in the year 2020 and 72 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1949
Actress, English
TV Shows: Doctor in the House (as Nurse)
Movie Titles: Let and Let Die, The Vampire Lovers, Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell, Theatre of Blood

✍📰James Fallows -- is 71 in the year 2020 and 72 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1949
Writer, Journalist
Book Titles: National Defense, Looking at the Sun, Breaking the News, Blind Into Baghdad, Postcards from Tomorrow, Square, China Airborne

🎭Kathryn Harrold -- is 70 in the year 2020 and 71 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1950
Actress
TV Shows: The Larry Sanders Show, Chicago Hope, MacGruder & Loud (as Det. Jenny Loud MacGruder), I'll Fly Away (as Christina LeKatzis), Greek (as Mrs. Chambers)
Movie Titles: Raw Deal, The Hunter, Modern Romance

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✍🎭W. K. Stratton -- is 70 in the year 2020 and 71 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1950
Writer, Actor
TV Shows: Baa Baa Black Sheep (as Lt. Lawrence Casey), JAG (as Cmdr. Ted Lindsey)
Movie Titles: Airwolf, The Great Santini

Lance Ito -- is 70 in the year 2020 and 71 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1950
Judge
Misc: O.J. Simpson trial fame

🎵🎸Ted Turner -- is 70 in the year 2020 and 71 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1950
Rock & Roll Guitarist
Misc: NOT the CNN guy
Group Names: Wishbone Ash

🎭🏆Crystal Smith -- is 69 in the year 2020 and 70 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1951 N.S.
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: September 1971

🎵🎷Steve Hillage -- is 69 in the year 2020 and 70 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1951
Music Producer, Songwriter, Synthesizer, Jazz Guitarist, English
Misc: b. Aug 25?
Group Names: Spyrogyra, soloist

🎵🎸Joe Lynn Turner -- is 69 in the year 2020 and 70 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1951
Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Rainbow

🎵🎸Les Dudek -- is 68 in the year 2020 and 69 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1952
Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: The Steve Miller Band, The Allman Brothers Band

🎭🎵Butch Patrick -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1953
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Novelty Singer
Names/Places: RN:Patrick Allan Lilley
Misc: b. 1954?; (AP says Aug 2)
Song Titles: What Ever Happened To Eddie?
TV Shows: The Real McCoys (as Greg Howard), The Munsters (as Edward Wolfgang "Eddie" Munster), Lidsville

🎵Clive Wright -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1953
Guitarist
Group Names: Cock Robin

🎭Lisa Brown -- is 66 in the year 2020 and 67 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1954
Actress
TV Shows: As the World Turns, Loving, Guiding Light

🎭Tim Dunigan -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1955
Actor
TV Shows: The A-Team, Mr. Smith, Wizards & Warriors, Captain Power and the Soldiers of the Future (as Captain Jonathan Power)
Movie Titles: Captain Power: The Beginning

🏆🏁🏊Gail Neall -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1955 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Australian
Names/Places: aka Gail Yeo

✍📰Caleb Carr -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1955
Author, Novelist, Historian
Book Titles: The Alienist, The Angel of Darkness, The Lessons of Terror: A History of Warfare Against Civilians

🎵Jimmy Lowe -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1955
Country Singer

🎵Mojo Nixon -- is 63 in the year 2020 and 64 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1957
Novelty Singer
Song Titles: Elvis is Everywhere, Martha's Muffin, Don Henley Must Die

🏆🏈Joe Poplawski -- is 63 in the year 2020 and 64 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1957 N.S.
CFL Figure, Football Wide Receiver, Canadian
Sports Teams: Winnipeg Blue Bombers

🏆Richard Dalley -- is 63 in the year 2020 and 64 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1957 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Ice Dancer

Jacky Rosen -- is 63 in the year 2020 and 64 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1957 N.S.
Senator

🎭🏆Victoria Jackson -- is 61 in the year 2020 and 62 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1959
Actress, Comedienne, Gymnast
Misc: some say b. Aug 3
TV Shows: The 1/2 Hour Comedy Hour, Half Nelson (as Annie), Saturday Night Live
Movie Titles: Casual Sex?, Family Business, UHF

🎭🎵🏆Apollonia -- is 61 in the year 2020 and 62 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1959
TV/Movie Actress, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Model
Names/Places: RN:Patricia Kotero
Misc: descent of German, Hispanic, & Italian; b. in 1960 and 1961 are incorrect
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Rams (cheerleader)
Group Names: Vanity 6 (lead), Apollonia 6 (lead)
Song Titles: Sex Shooter, Take Me With You (featured vocalist on the Prince song)
TV Shows: Falcon Crest (as Apollonia)
Movie Titles: Back to Back, Sex Beach, Black Magic Woman, Purple Rain

🎭Angela Faith -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1960
XXX-rated actress

🎭🏆⛸Linda Fratianne -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1960 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Actress, Figure Skater, Olympic Athlete
Misc: (Olympic-silver-1980)

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🎨✍🎵🎸David Yow -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1960
Illustrator, Author, Musician, Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Scratch Acid, The Jesus Lizard
Album Titles: Tonight You Look Like a Spider

🏆🏈Ed West -- is 59 in the year 2020 and 60 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1961
NFL Tight End

🎭Cynthia Stevenson -- is 58 in the year 2020 and 59 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1962
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, TV Talk Show Hostess
Names/Places: b. in Oakland, CA
TV Shows: Cheers, My Talk Show, Bob (as Trisha McKay), Hope & Gloria (as Hope Davidson), Oh Baby (as Tracy)
Movie Titles: Case 39, The Player, Forget Paris, Home for the Holidays, Happiness, Air Bud: Golden Receiver

🎭Mary-Louise Parker -- is 56 in the year 2020 and 57 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1964
Actress
TV Shows: Angels in America (TV Mini-series), The West Wing (as Amelia "Amy" Gardner), Weeds (as Nancy Botwin), When We Rise (as Roma Guy)
Movie Titles: RED, Fried Green Tomatoes, Red Dragon

🏆🏒John Cullen -- is 56 in the year 2020 and 57 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1964
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆⚾Tim Wakefield -- is 54 in the year 2020 and 55 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1966
MLB Pitcher

🎭Melanie Hutsell -- is 52 in the year 2020 and 53 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1968
Actress, Comedienne
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live
Movie Titles: Grown Ups 2, Can't Stop Dancing, Bridesmaids

🎵🎸John Stanier -- is 52 in the year 2020 and 53 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1968
Alternative Rock Drummer
Group Names: Helmet

🎭Angelica Rivera -- is 51 in the year 2020 and 52 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1969 N.S.
Actress, Mexican

🏆🏈Terrence Warren -- is 51 in the year 2020 and 52 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1969
NFL Wide Receiver

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🏆🏀Cedric Ceballos -- is 51 in the year 2020 and 52 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1969
NBA Forward, NBA Guard

✍🎭Kevin (Actor) Smith -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1970
Screenwriter, Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Comic Book Men (producer)
Movie Titles: Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Dogma, Chasing Amy, Mallrats, Clerks

🏆🏒Tony Amonte -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1970
Hall of Famer, NHL Right Wing
Names/Places: RFMN:Anthony Lewis
Sports Teams: New York Rangers, Chicago Blackhawks, Phoenix Coyotes, Philadelphia Flyers, Calgary Flames

🏆🏈Fernando Smith -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1971
NFL Defensive End

🎭Jacinda Barrett -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1972 N.S.
Actress, Australian

🏆🏈Brad Ottis -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1972
NFL Defensive End

🎭Kia Goodwin -- is 47 in the year 2020 and 48 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1973
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: 227 (as Tiffany Holloway)
Movie Titles: Swimfan, The Object of My Affection, Strapped

🏆🏁🏊Susan "Susie" O'Neill -- is 47 in the year 2020 and 48 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1973 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Australian
Names/Places: NN: Madame Butterfly

🏆🏀George Zidek -- is 47 in the year 2020 and 48 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1973
NBA Player, Czech

🎭🏆Angel Lynn Boris -- is 46 in the year 2020 and 47 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1974
Actress, Model, Playmate
Names/Places: aka Angel Boris Reed
Misc: July 1996
TV Shows: General Hospital

🎵Jeremy Castle -- is 46 in the year 2020 and 47 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1974
Country Singer

🏆Tamás Molnár -- is 45 in the year 2020 and 46 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1975 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, Hungarian

🎭Sam Worthington -- is 44 in the year 2020 and 45 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1976
Actor, Producer/Director, English
Movie Titles: Clash of the Titans, Wrath of the Titans, Avatar, Terminator Salvation

🏆⛸Michael Weiss -- is 44 in the year 2020 and 45 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1976 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater, Olympic Athlete

🎭🎵Edward "Eddie" Furlong -- is 43 in the year 2020 and 44 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1977 N.S.
Movie Actor, Producer, Musician
Names/Places: MN:Walter
Movie Titles: Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Pecker, Detroit Rock City, American History X

🎭Donna Air -- is 41 in the year 2020 and 42 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1979 N.S.
Actress, English
Movie Titles: The Counselor, The Mummy Returns, Stir Crazy

🎭Aaron Staton -- is 40 in the year 2020 and 41 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1980
Actor
TV Shows: Mad Men (as Ken Cosgrove)
Movie Titles: L.A. Noire, August Rush, Preservation

🎭Nadia Bjorlin -- is 40 in the year 2020 and 41 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1980
Actress
TV Shows: Venice: The Series (star)
Movie Titles: Redline, Divorce Invitation, I Know Where Lizzie Is

🎵🎸Devon Glenn -- is 40 in the year 2020 and 41 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1980
Rock & Roll Performer
Group Names: Buckcherry

📰🎭Dylan Dreyer -- is 39 in the year 2020 and 40 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1981 N.S.
Weatherman, Personality
TV Shows: Today Show

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🏆⚾Grady Sizemore -- is 38 in the year 2020 and 39 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1982
MLB Player
Misc: 3x All-Star, 2x Gold Glove, Silver Slugger; active as of 2015

🎭Danica Stewart -- is 37 in the year 2020 and 38 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1983
Actress
TV Shows: General Hospital, Passions (as Jessica for its entire run)
Movie Titles: Darkening Sky, Self Medicated

🏆⚾Huston Street -- is 37 in the year 2020 and 38 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1983
MLB Pitcher

🎭Marci Miller -- is 35 in the year 2020 and 36 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1985 N.S.
Actress

🎭Jason Gray -- is 35 in the year 2020 and 36 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1985 N.S.
Comedian

🏆🏈Golden Tate -- is 32 in the year 2020 and 33 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1988 N.S.
NFL Player

Gabriel Anthony Cohen -- is 29 in the year 2020 and 30 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1991
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Meredith Viera and Richard's son

🎭Hallie Kate Eisenberg -- is 28 in the year 2020 and 29 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1992
Actress
Movie Titles: The Inside, Bicentennial Man, Paulie, How to Eat Fried Worms

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🎵Charli XCX -- is 28 in the year 2020 and 29 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1992 N.S.
Songwriter, Singer, English
Names/Places: RN: Charlotte Emma Aitchison

Cassidy Erin Gifford -- is 27 in the year 2020 and 28 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1993
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Kathie Lee & Frank's daughter

🏆🏀Kristaps Porzingis -- is 25 in the year 2020 and 26 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1995 N.S.
NBA Forward, Latvian

🏆🏁🏊Simone Manuel -- is 24 in the year 2020 and 25 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1996 N.S.
Swimmer, Olympic Athlete

Hunter William Douglas -- is 23 in the year 2020 and 24 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1997
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Kym and Jerry's son

Wylie Quinn Anna Rose Anderson -- is 22 in the year 2020 and 23 in the year 2021; b.8/2/1998
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Apryl Rose and Richard Dean Anderson's daughter

Tristan Wayne Gretzky -- is 20 in the year 2020 and 21 in the year 2021; b.8/2/2000
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Janet and Wayne's son

Sawyer Gilbert Adler -- is 13 in the year 2020 and 14 in the year 2021; b.8/2/2007
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Sara Gilbert and Allison's son

🎭Carolyn Malcolm -- b.8/2/???? N.S.
Personality
TV Shows: Zoom (1977-1978)

🎭Chee Kim -- b.8/2/???? N.S.
Personality
TV Shows: Zoom (1977-1978)

🎨🎖⚛Pierre Charles L'Enfant -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1754 N.S. d.6/14/1825 N.S. (70)
Architect, Revolutionary, Engineer, French
Misc: responsible for the city layout of Washington

💰Joseph Sturge -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1793 d.5/14/1859 (65)
Philanthropist
Misc: Quaker pacifist, and political reformer who was most important as a leader of the antislavery movement.

John Tyndall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1820 d.12/4/1893 (73)
Physicist, Irish
Misc: demonstrated why the sky is blue

Elisha Gray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1835 d.1/21/1901 (65)
Inventor
Misc: Founder of the Western Electric Company, he filed a patent on a telephone device only hours after Alexander Graham Bell.

Irving Babbitt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1865 d.7/15/1933 (67)
Writer, Critic, Teacher, French
Misc: leader of the movement in literary criticism known as the "New Humanism," or Neohumanism.

Frank Perret -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1867 d.1/12/1943 (75)
Scientist
Misc: Volcanologist

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👑King Constantine I Of Greece -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1868 d.1/11/1923 (54)
King
Misc: He became king in 1913, was overthrown in 1917, recalled as king in 1920, but deposed again two years later.

🎨John French Sloan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1871 d.9/7/1951 (80)
Cartoonist, Illustrator, Painter, Lithographer, Etcher
Misc: depictions of everyday life in New York City in the early 20th century.

💰Samuel Black -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1883 d.4/15/1941 (57)
Businessperson
Misc: the first electric drill company founder

🎭Margaret Lawrence -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1889 d.1/8/1929 (39)
Movie Actress
Misc: died in a murder suicide by Wallace Eddinger possibly also on January 8, 1929.

⚛🎭Bob Burns -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1890 d.2/2/1956 (65)
Inventor, Movie Actor, Comedian
Misc: the Bazooka

🎵Sir Arthur Bliss -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1891 N.S. d.3/27/1975 N.S. (83)
Composer, Conductor, English
Names/Places: RN:Edward Drummond

💰🎭Jack Leonard Warner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1892 d.9/9/1978 (86)
Businessperson, Film Executive, Canadian
Misc: He was co-founder with his brother Harry of Warner Brothers Pictures Inc.

✍📰🎭🏆John Kieran -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1892 d.12/10/1981 (89)
Hall of Famer, Author, Journalist, Editor, Columnist, Radio Actor, TV Host, Panelist, Sports Writer
Misc: an intellectual with an encyclopediac knowledge; in the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Hall of Fame
Book Titles: Information Please Almanac
TV Shows: Kieran's Kaleidoscope

Philippe Soupault -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1897 d.3/11/1990 (92)
Novelist, Poet, French
Misc: instrumental in founding the Surrealist movement.

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Charles Bennett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1899 d.6/15/1995 (95)
Dramatist/Playwright, Screen/Scriptwriter, English
Misc: collaborated with Alfred Hitchcock on such suspense classics as "The 39 Steps" and "The Man Who Knew Too Much."

📰Lyle Wilson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1899 d.5/??/1967 (67)
Journalist

🎭🎵Helen Morgan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1900 d.10/8/1941 (41)
Stage Actress, Singer

🎭Myrna Loy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1905 d.12/14/1993 (88)
TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Radersburg, MT; nee Williams
Movie Titles: The Thin Man (series), Jazz Singer

🎭Ann Dvorak -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1912 d.12/10/1979 (67)
Movie Actress, Dancer
Names/Places: b. in New York; RLN:McKim
Movie Titles: Scarface

🎭Beatrice Straight -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1914 N.S. d.4/7/2001 N.S. (86)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress
TV Shows: Beacon Hill, King's Crossing
Movie Titles: Poltergeist

🎭Gary Merrill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1914 d.3/5/1990 (75)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Hartford, CT; Bette Davis' hubby 1950s
Misc: some say b. 1915
TV Shows: Alfred Hitchcock Show (frequent guest)
Movie Titles: Twelve O'Clock High, All About Eve

Oscar Fraley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1914 d.1/6/1994 (79)
Author
Book Titles: the Untouchables

🏆🥊Billy Soose -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1915 d.9/5/1998 (83)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

💻John Pinkerton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1919 d.12/22/1997 (78)
Computer Scientist

✍🎭Bill Scott -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1920 d.11/29/1985 (65)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
TV Shows: The Bullwinkle Show (voices of Bullwinkle J. Moose, Dudley Doright, & Mr. Peabody)

⛪🎭Carroll O'Connor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1924 d.6/21/2001 (76)
Hall of Famer, Roman Catholic, TV Actor, TV Producer
Names/Places: b. in New York City; 2x Nancy Fields' hubby
Misc: Some say b. in 1925; auditioned for the Skipper part on Gilligan's Island
TV Shows: All in the Family (as Archie Bunker), Archie Bunker's Place (as Archie Bunker), In the Heat of the Night (as Chief Bill Gillespie), Party Of Five (as Jacob Gordan)

James Arthur Baldwin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1924 d.11/30/1987 (63)
Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, Essayist, Civil Rights Leader, Gay

Jorge Videla -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1925 d.5/17/2013 (87)
Politician, Argentine
Misc: dictator president of Argentina 1976-81

📰🎵Philippa Duke Schuyler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1931 N.S. d.5/9/1967 N.S. (35)
Journalist, Pianist

⛪🎭Peter O'Toole -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1932 d.12/14/2013 (81)
Roman Catholic, Movie Actor, Irish
Misc: some say 1933
TV Shows: Masada (as Gen. Flavius Silva)
Movie Titles: The Last Emperor, Lawrence of Arabia, Becket, Venus

💰🏆⚽Lamar Hunt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1932 N.S. d.12/13/2006 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, Executive, Founder, Sports Figure, Soccer Player
Misc: AFL founder and first president who came up with the term Super Bowl; co-founder of the NASL
Sports Teams: Kansas City Chiefs (owner)

🎨🎭🎵John Cohen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1932 N.S. d.9/16/2019 N.S. (87)
Photographer, Filmmaker, Musicologist, Folk Musician
Group Names: New Lost City Ramblers

🎭Tom Bell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1933 d.10/4/2006 (73)
TV Actor
TV Shows: Holocaust

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🎭🏆Albert W. Hall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1934 d.10/9/2008 (74)
Movie Actor, Olympic Athlete
Misc: hammer throw champion
Movie Titles: Apocalypse Now

🎵Hank Cochran -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1935 d.7/15/2010 (74)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN:Garland Perry
Misc: in the Country Music Hall of Fame in the Songwriting category

🏆🏈Billy Cannon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1937 N.S. d.5/20/2018 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player, College Football Player
Misc: Heisman winner in 1959, Louisiana State University's most famous football hero; Superbowl II, 3x AFL champ
Sports Teams: Louisiana State University (LSU), Houston Oilers (1960-1963), Oakland Raiders (1964-1969), Kansas City Chiefs (1970)

🏆🏒David Balon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1938 d.5/29/2007 (68)
NHL Coach, NHL Player, Canadian

✍🎭Wes Craven -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1939 N.S. d.8/30/2015 N.S. (76)
Writer, Actor, Producer, Director
Misc: director of many horror films
Movie Titles: A Nightmare on Elm Street (series), Wes Craven's New Nightmare, A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, Scream (series), The Hills Have Eyes, The Last House on the Left, The Serpent and the Rainbow, The People Under The Stars, Vampire in Brooklyn, Cursed, Red Eye, My Soul To Take

🎵Doris Kenner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1941 d.2/4/2000 (58)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: Nee: Jackson; b. in Passaic, NJ
Group Names: The Shirelles

🎵Homer Banks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1941 N.S. d.4/3/2003 N.S. (61)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Soul Singer

🎵Doris Coley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1941 d.2/4/2000 (58)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Shirelles

🎭Max Wright -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1943 N.S. d.6/26/2019 N.S. (75)
Actor
TV Shows: Buffalo Bill (as Karl Shub), Misfits of Science, Alf (as Willie Tanner), The Norm Show (as Max Denby)
Movie Titles: All That Jazz, Reds

🏆🥊Esteban DeJesus -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1951 d.5/11/1989 (37)
Boxer

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🎵Andrew Gold -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1951 d.6/3/2011 (59)
Songwriter, Drummer, Guitarist, Pianist, Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Burbank
Group Names: Wax, soloist

🎭Randy Schell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1952 N.S. d.7/8/2017 N.S. (64)
Actor, Narrator
TV Shows: Judge Alex (narrator), Life in Pieces (narrator)

🎵Johnny Kemp -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1959 d.4/16/2015 (55)
Singer

🎵🎸Pete DeFreitas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1961 d.6/14/1989 (27)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Drummer, Trinidad And Tobago
Group Names: Echo and the Bunnymen

🏆⚾Cliff Young -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1964 d.11/4/1993 (29)
MLB Pitcher

🏆🏈Elijah Alexander -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/2/1970 d.3/24/2010 (39)
NFL Linebacker

👑King Henry III Of France -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/19/1551 d.8/2/1589 (37)
King
Misc: also of Poland; reigned 1573-89

🎨Thomas Gainsborough -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/14/1727 d.8/2/1788 (61)
Painter, English
Misc: The Blue Boy, one of the best known English portrait and landscape artists

🎖Mordecai Gist -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/22/1742 J-LD or 2/22/1743 Ju-1 d.8/2/1792 (50)
Revolutionary

Jacques Etienne Montgolfier -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1745 d.8/2/1799 (54)
Balloonist, Inventor
Names/Places: Joseph's brother
Misc: b. on Jan 6?; he made the first successful flight in a hot-air balloon.

🎖💰William Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/23/1731 d.8/2/1811 (80)
Revolutionary, Merchant
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer

Muhammad Ali -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1769 d.8/2/1849
Politician
Misc: Egyptian dynasty founder; Not the boxer

✍💰Horace Mann -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/4/1796 d.8/2/1859 (63)
Hall of Famer, Author, Philanthropist, Educator
Names/Places: NN: The Father of Public Education in the U.S.

🎖🎭🏆Wild Bill Hickok -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/27/1837 d.8/2/1876 (39)
Hero, Entertainment Figure, Gambler, Gunslinger
Names/Places: b. in Troy Grove, Illinois; RN:James Butler Hickok
Misc: Frontier Marshal; some say b. June 19

Sir James Douglas -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/15/1803 d.8/2/1877 (73)
Governor, Canadian
Misc: the first governor of British Columbia

Joseph H. Rainey -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/21/1832 N.S. d.8/2/1887 N.S. (55)
Congressperson
Misc: Former American slave, the first black to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives (1870-79).

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🎵Enrico Caruso -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1873 d.8/2/1921 (48)
Tenor, Opera Singer, Italian
Names/Places: b. and d. in Naples; RFN:Errico

Alexander Graham Bell -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/3/1847 d.8/2/1922 (75)
Hall of Famer, Inventor, Scottish
Names/Places: b. in Edinburgh
Misc: inventor of the telephone

Warren Gamaliel Harding -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/2/1865 d.8/2/1923 (57)
President
Names/Places: b. in Corsica, OH; d. in San Francisco.
Misc: 29th U.S. President (1921-23)

🏆⚾Dennis Joseph "Big Dan" Brouthers -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/8/1858 N.S. d.8/2/1932 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, MLB First Baseman
Sports Teams: Troy Trojans (1879-1880), Buffalo Bisons (1881-1885), Detroit Wolverines (1886-1888), Boston Beaneaters (1889), Boston Reds (1890-1891), Brooklyn Grooms (1892-1893), Baltimore Orioles (1894-1895), Louisville Colonels (1895), Philadelphia Phillies (1896), New York Giants (1904)

Paul Von Hindenburg -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/2/1847 d.8/2/1934 (86)
Head of State, German
Misc: prez; he died and paved the way for Adolf Hitler's complete takeover.

Louis Bleriot -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1872 d.8/2/1936 (64)
Aviator, Engineer, Inventor, French
Misc: the first man to fly an airplane across English Channel

🎵Pietro Mascagni -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1863 d.8/2/1945 (81)
Composer, Italian

🎭J. Farrell McDonald -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/6/1875 d.8/2/1952 (77)
Actor, Director

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🎵Betty Jack Davis -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/4/1932 d.8/2/1953 (21)
Country Singer
Group Names: Davis Sisters, Skeeter Davis

Wallace Stevens -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/2/1879 d.8/2/1955 (75)
Poet

🎵Josef Holbrooke -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1878 d.8/2/1958 (80)
Conductor/Composer, Pianist, English

🏆Robert "Bob" Gutowski -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/25/1935 N.S. d.8/2/1960 N.S. (25)
Sports Figure, Olympic Athlete, Pole Vaulter

🎭Jack Kirkwood -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/6/1894 d.8/2/1964 (69)
Actor
TV Shows: Fibber McGee & Molly (as Fred Nitney), One Happy Family

📰Claude A. Barnett -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1889 d.8/2/1967 (77)
Publisher
Misc: Associated Negro Press

🎵Brian Cole -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/8/1943 d.8/2/1972 (28)
Singer, Bassist
Misc: d. in 1973?
Group Names: The Association

🎵Rudolph Ganz -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1877 d.8/2/1972 (95)
Conductor/Composer, Cellist, Pianist, Swiss

🎭Fritz Lang -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/5/1890 d.8/2/1976 (85)
Movie Director, Austrian
Misc: his films, dealing with fate and man's inevitable working out of his destiny, are considered masterpieces of visual composition.
Movie Titles: Cloak & Dagger, Metropolis

💰Monroe Rathbone -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/1/1900 d.8/2/1976 (76)
Businessperson
Misc: president & chairman of Standard Oil Co.

🎭Totie Fields -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/7/1930 d.8/2/1978 (48)
Comedienne
Names/Places: RN:Sophie Feldman
Misc: some say b. 1931

💰Elmer Bobst -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/16/1884 d.8/2/1978 (93)
Businessperson, Executive
Names/Places: NN:The Vitamin King

🎵Carlos Chávez -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/13/1899 d.8/2/1978 (79)
Conductor/Composer, Mexican

🏆⚾Thurman Lee Munson -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/7/1947 d.8/2/1979 (32)
MLB Catcher
Misc: 3x Gold Glove, AL MVP 1976; d. plane crash in Akron, Ohio
Sports Teams: New York Yankees

Donald Ogden Stewart -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/30/1894 d.8/2/1980 (85)
Author, Dramatist/Playwright, Screen/Scriptwriter

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

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🎭Cathleen Nesbitt -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/24/1888 d.8/2/1982 (93)
Movie Actress, English
TV Shows: The Farmer's Daughter (as Agatha Morley)

🎵James Jamerson -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/29/1936 d.8/2/1983 (47)
Hall of Famer, Bassist
Misc: sessionist who played on many Motown classics

🎭Frank Faylen -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/8/1905 d.8/2/1985 (79)
TV/Movie Actor, Vaudevillan
TV Shows: The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (as Herbert T. Gillis)

Roy Cohn -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/20/1927 d.8/2/1986 (59)
Attorney/Lawyer, Gay
Misc: represented Joseph McCarthy

Raymond Carver Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/25/1938 d.8/2/1988 (50)
Author, Short Story Writer, Poet

Joe Carcione -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/31/1914 d.8/2/1988 (73)
Naturalist
Misc: The Green Grocer

🎭Al Rosen -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/9/1910 d.8/2/1990 (80)
Actor
Names/Places: RFN:Abraham Albert
TV Shows: Cheers (barfly)

🏆🎳Hank Lauman -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/16/1916 d.8/2/1993 (77)
Hall of Famer, Bowler

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🎭Bert Freed -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/3/1919 d.8/2/1994 (74)
Movie Actor

William S. Burroughs -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/5/1914 d.8/2/1997 (83)
Novelist
Misc: Beat Generation Author (Naked Lunch), alternative music fan; the stone-faced godfather of the "Beat generation"
Book Titles: Naked Lunch

⚖🎵Fela Anikolapu Kuti -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/15/1938 d.8/2/1997 (58)
Politician, Composer, Singer, Keyboardist, Pianist, Saxophonist, Trumpeter, Bandleader, Nigerian
Misc: Afrobeat creator

✍🎭🎵Shari Lewis -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/17/1933 d.8/2/1998 (65)
Children's Author, TV/Stage Actress, Comedienne, TV Hostess, Puppet Actress, Ventriloquist, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Hurwitz
Misc: with Lamb Chop; Howard Stern hated puppet shows like hers; some say b. 1934.

Willie Morris -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/29/1934 d.8/2/1999 (64)
Writer

🎵Ron Townson -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/29/1933 d.8/2/2001 (68)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: AP says 1933
Group Names: The Fifth Dimension

🎭Vivien Tobin -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/12/1902 d.8/2/2002 (99)
Movie Actress
Names/Places: Genvieve Tobin's sister

🎵Joe Allison -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/3/1924 d.8/2/2002 (77)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Country Musician

🎵Redd Stewart -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/27/1923 d.8/2/2003 (80)
Hall of Famer, Pianist, Country Guitarist
Group Names: Golden West Cowboys

🎭Charles H. Gray -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1921 d.8/2/2008 (86)
Actor

🏆🏁🏊Hironoshin Furuhashi -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1928 N.S. d.8/2/2009 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Japanese

🎵🎸Billy Lee Riley -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/5/1933 d.8/2/2009 (75)
Singer, Multi-instrumentalist, Rockabilly Singer

🎵Mitch Jayne -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1928 d.8/2/2010 (82)
Country Bassist
Misc: NOT b. 5-7-30
Group Names: The Dillards

💰🎭🎵Marguerite Piazza -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/6/1926 d.8/2/2012 (86)
Philanthropist, Actress, Opera Soprano
Misc: some sources give Sep 23, 1921.
TV Shows: Your Show of Shows

🎵Jimmy Jones -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/2/1937 d.8/2/2012 (75)
Falsetto, Pop Singer

🏆🏁🏊June Krauser -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/13/1926 N.S. d.8/2/2014 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, American

Billie Dean Letts -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/30/1938 N.S. d.8/2/2014 N.S. (76)
Novelist, Educator

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🏆⚾Pete Van Wieren -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/7/1944 d.8/2/2014 (69)
Sportscaster, Baseball Announcer
Misc: best known for his long career play-by-play for the Atlanta Braves
Sports Teams: Atlanta Braves (sportscaster)

🎵Rosetta Hightower -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/23/1944 d.8/2/2014 (70)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Orlons

🎭David Huddleston -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/17/1930 d.8/2/2016 N.S. (85)
Actor
TV Shows: How the West Was Won, Petrocelli, The Kallikaks, Hizzoner
Movie Titles: Blazing Saddles, Santa Claus The Movie, The Big Lebowski

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

🏆🏈Greg Stemrick -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/25/1951 d.8/2/2016 N.S. (64)
NFL Player

🏆🏁🏊Forbes Carlile -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1921 N.S. d.8/2/2016 N.S. (95)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Australian
Misc: Swimming Coach

🏆🏈Ara Parseghian -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/21/1923 N.S. d.8/2/2017 N.S. (94)
Hall of Famer, Football Announcer, NFL Player, College Football Coach
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Miami University (player 1946-1947, coach 1950-1955), Cleveland Browns (coach 1948-1949), Northwestern University (coach 1956-1963), University of Notre Dame (coach 1964-1974)

✍📰Jim Marrs -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/5/1943 N.S. d.8/2/2017 N.S. (73)
Author, Journalist
Book Titles: Crossfire: The Plot That Killed Kennedy

✍🎭Winston Ntshona -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/6/1941 N.S. d.8/2/2018 N.S. (76)
Dramatist/Playwright, Stage Actor, South African
Movie Titles: Gandhi, The Wild Geese, The Air Up There, Blood Diamond

🎵Leon Fleisher -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/23/1928 N.S. d.8/2/2020 N.S. (92)
Pianist, Conductor

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1969, 😀 “Along Came Jones” by Ray Stevens peaked at number 27

In 1952, 😀 “Botch-A-Me (Ba-Ba-Baciami Piccina)” by Rosemary Clooney peaked at number 2

In 1958, 😀 “Delicious!” by Jim Backus And Friend peaked at number 42

In 1969, 😀 “On Campus” by Dickie Goodman peaked at number 45

In 1969, 😀 “Quentin's Theme” by Charles Randolph Grean Sounde peaked at number 13

In 1958, 😀 “The Bird On My Head” by David Seville peaked at number 36

In 1958, 😀 “The Purple People Eater Meets The Witch Doctor” by Joe South peaked at number 71

In 2014, 😀 “Word Crimes” by "Weird Al" Yankovic peaked at number 39

In 1986, “Digging Your Scene” by The Blow Monkeys peaked at number 14

In 1997, “Do You Know (What It Takes)” by Robyn peaked at number 7

In 2003, “Drift Away” by Uncle Kracker Featuring Dobie Gray peaked at number 9

In 1975, “Dynomite” by Tony Camillo's Bazuka peaked at number 10

In 1986, “Glory Of Love” by Peter Cetera peaked at number 1

In 1997, “Gotham City” by R. Kelly peaked at number 9

In 1958, “Guess Things Happen That Way” by Johnny Cash And The Tennessee Two peaked at number 11

In 1975, “I'm On Fire” by The Dwight Twilley Band peaked at number 16

In 1980, “In America” by The Charlie Daniels Band peaked at number 11

In 2003, “In Those Jeans” by Ginuwine peaked at number 8

In 2014, “Love Runs Out” by OneRepublic peaked at number 15

In 1980, “Love The World Away” by Kenny Rogers peaked at number 14

In 1980, “Magic” by Olivia Newton-John peaked at number 1

In 1975, “One Of These Nights” by The Eagles peaked at number 1

In 1958, “One Summer Night” by The Danleers peaked at number 16

In 1986, “Opportunities (Let's Make Lots Of Money)” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 10

In 1958, “Patricia” by Perez 'Prez' Prado And His Orchestra peaked at number 1

In 2008, “Pushin' Me Away” by Jonas Brothers peaked at number 16

In 1958, “Rebel-Rouser” by Duane Eddy And The Rebels peaked at number 6

In 2003, “Rock Wit U (Awww Baby)” by Ashanti peaked at number 2

In 1975, “Rockin' Chair” by Gwen McCrae peaked at number 9

In 1969, “Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town” by Kenny Rogers And The First Edition peaked at number 6

In 1941, “The Hut-Sut Song (A Swedish Serenade)” by The Four King Sisters With Alvino Ray And His Orchestra peaked at number 7

In 1975, “The Way We Were/Try To Remember” by Gladys Knight And The Pips peaked at number 11

In 1952, “Walkin' My Baby Back Home” by Johnnie Ray peaked at number 6

In 1952, “Walkin' My Baby Back Home” by Nat "King" Cole peaked at number 12

In 1941, “Yes, Indeed” by Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Featuring Jo Stafford And Sy Oliver peaked at number 4

In 1969, “Yesterday, When I Was Young” by Roy Clark peaked at number 19

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1969, 😀 “In The Year 2525 (Exordium And Terminus)” by Zager And Evans peaked at number 1

In 1997, 😀 “Men In Black” by Will Smith peaked at number 1

In 1975, “Dynomite” by Tony Camillo's Bazuka peaked at number 8

In 2014, “Everything I Didn't Say” by 5 Seconds Of Summer peaked at number 18

In 1980, “Fine State Of Affairs” by Burton Cummings peaked at number 10

In 1969, “Good Old Rock And Roll” by Cat Mother And The All Night News Boys peaked at number 13

In 1958, “Kathy-O” by The Diamonds / The Happy Years peaked at number 20

In 1997, “Look Into My Eyes” by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony peaked at number 18

In 1986, “Love Touch” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 7

In 2003, “Miss Independent” by Kelly Clarkson peaked at number 9

In 1969, “Moon Flight” by Vik Venus peaked at number 20

In 1969, “Mother Popcorn (You Got To Have A Mother For Me)” by James Brown peaked at number 16

In 1969, “My Cherie Amour” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 14

In 1958, “One Summer Night” by The Danleers peaked at number 9

In 1958, “Poor Little Fool” by Ricky Nelson peaked at number 1

In 2008, “Pushin' Me Away” by Jonas Brothers peaked at number 17

In 1969, “Reconsider Me” by Johnny Adams peaked at number 15

In 1980, “She's Out Of My Life” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 15

In 2003, “St. Anger” by Metallica peaked at number 10

In 1975, “Swearin' To God” by Frankie Valli peaked at number 4

In 1986, “The Best Of Me” by Olivia Newton-John With David Foster peaked at number 17

In 1969, “What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)” by Junior Walker And The All Stars peaked at number 12

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1958, “A Very Precious Love” by Doris Day peaked at number 16

In 1975, “Action” by The Sweet peaked at number 15

In 1997, “Alma Matters” by Morrissey peaked at number 16

In 2014, “Always” by MK Featuring Alana peaked at number 12

In 1980, “Babooshka” by Kate Bush peaked at number 5

In 1997, “Bitch” by Meredith Brooks peaked at number 6

In 2014, “Boom Clap” by Charli XCX peaked at number 6

In 1997, “California Dreamin'” by The Mamas And The Papas peaked at number 9

In 2014, “Crazy Stupid Love” by Cheryl Cole Featuring Tinie Tempah peaked at number 1

In 2003, “Deepest Blue” by Deepest Blue peaked at number 7

In 1997, “Everybody (Backstreet's Back)” by Backstreet Boys peaked at number 3

In 1986, “Fight For Ourselves” by Spandau Ballet peaked at number 15

In 2003, “Give Me A Reason” by Triple 8 peaked at number 9

In 1969, “Goo Goo Barabajagal (Love Is Hot)” by Donovan With The Jeff Beck Group peaked at number 12

In 1958, “Hard Headed Woman” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 2

In 2008, “Hometown Glory” by Adele peaked at number 19

In 1986, “I Don't Mean To Turn You On” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 9

In 1975, “Jive Talkin'” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 5

In 2014, “Jungle” by X Ambassadors Featuring Jamie N Commons peaked at number 18

In 1997, “Last Night On Earth” by U2 peaked at number 10

In 1980, “Lip Up Fatty” by Bad Manners peaked at number 15

In 2014, “Louder” by Neon Jungle peaked at number 14

In 2003, “Maybe Tomorrow” by Stereophonics peaked at number 3

In 1980, “More Than I Can Say” by Leo Sayer peaked at number 2

In 2003, “Never Gonna Leave Your Side” by Daniel Bedingfield peaked at number 1

In 1997, “Picture Of You” by Boyzone peaked at number 2

In 1958, “Rave On” by Buddy Holly peaked at number 5

In 1997, “Rock Me Good” by Universal peaked at number 19

In 1986, “Roses” by Haywoode peaked at number 11

In 1975, “Sealed With A Kiss / Ginny Come Lately” by Brian Hyland peaked at number 7

In 2008, “Shut Up And Let Me Go” by The Ting Tings peaked at number 6

In 1986, “Smile” by Audrey Hall peaked at number 14

In 1986, “Some Candy Talking” by The Jesus And Mary Chain peaked at number 13

In 2003, “Swing, Swing” by The All-American Rejects peaked at number 13

In 1969, “That's The Way God Planned It” by Billy Preston peaked at number 11

In 1986, “The Lady In Red” by Chris de Burgh peaked at number 1

In 1980, “There There My Dear” by Dexy's Midnight Runners peaked at number 7

In 1958, “Torero” by Julius LaRosa peaked at number 15

In 1980, “Wednesday Week” by The Undertones peaked at number 11

In 1986, “What's The Colour Of Money?” by Hollywood Beyond peaked at number 7

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1969, 😀 “Frozen Orange Juice” by Peter Sarstedt peaked at number 8

In 1980, 😀 “It's Still Rock And Roll To Me / Through The Long Night” by Billy Joel peaked at number 10

In 1958, 😀 “Witch Doctor” by The Music Of David Seville peaked at number 1

In 2008, “Black And Gold” by Sam Sparro peaked at number 4

In 1975, “Bye, Bye, Baby / It's For You” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 1

In 2008, “Forever” by Chris Brown peaked at number 7

In 1969, “Heather Honey” by Tommy Roe peaked at number 9

In 1997, “I'll Be Missing You” by Puff Daddy And Faith Evans Featuring 112 peaked at number 1

In 1952, “It's All In The Game” by Louis Armstrong or Dinah Shore peaked at number 7

In 1980, “Little Jeannie / Conquer The Sun” by Elton John peaked at number 9

In 1980, “Love At First Night / The Singer And The Song” by Kim Hart peaked at number 6

In 1969, “Mr. Ragmuffin Man” by Manfred Mann peaked at number 18

In 2014, “Only Love Can Hurt Like This” by Paloma Faith peaked at number 1

In 1952, “Play Me A Hurtin' Tune” by Perry Como And The Fontane Sisters peaked at number 18

In 2014, “Please Don't Say You Love Me” by Gabrielle Aplin peaked at number 3

In 1980, “Shandi / She's So European” by KISS peaked at number 5

In 1986, “The Edge Of Heaven” by Wham! peaked at number 2

In 1980, “Together We Are Beautiful / Baby Let Me Kiss You” by Fern Kinney peaked at number 20

In 1975, “Turn The Page / Just The Way I Am” by Jon English peaked at number 20

In 2003, “Unwell” by Matchbox 20 peaked at number 12

In 1969, “Where's The Playground Susie” by Glen Campbell peaked at number 17

In 2008, “White Noise” by The Living End peaked at number 12

In 1980, “You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin' / Baldry's Out” by Long John Baldry And Kathi McDonald peaked at number 2

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, “5 Miles To Empty” by Brownstone peaked at number 5

In 2014, “Aotearoa” by Stan Walker Featuring Ria Hall, Troy Kingi And Maisey Rika peaked at number 2

In 1980, “Emotional Rescue” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 16

In 2003, “Feel Good Time” by P!nk Featuring William Ørbit peaked at number 17

In 1997, “Head Over Heels” by Allure Featuring NAS peaked at number 18

In 2003, “In Love Wit Chu” by Da Brat peaked at number 11

In 2014, “It's My Birthday” by will.i.am Featuring Cody Wise peaked at number 16

In 1997, “Just Another Day” by Moizna peaked at number 6

In 1975, “Paloma Blanca” by The George Baker Selection peaked at number 1

In 1986, “Papa Don't Preach” by Madonna peaked at number 3

In 1986, “Say It, Say It” by E.G. Daily peaked at number 14

In 1980, “Shining Star” by The Manhattans peaked at number 2

In 1975, “Swearin' To God” by Frankie Valli peaked at number 7

In 1975, “Swing Low Sweet Chariot” by Eric Clapton peaked at number 15

In 1986, “The Finest” by The S.O.S. Band peaked at number 13

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1958, 😀 “Lollipop” by The Chordettes or The Mudlarks peaked at number 14

In 1975, 😀 “The Elephant Song” by Kamahl peaked at number 1

In 1958, 😀 “Witch Doctor” by The Music Of David Seville or Jimmy Lloyd peaked at number 11

In 1969, “A Way Of Life” by The Family Dogg peaked at number 8

In 1997, “Always On My Mind” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 17

In 1958, “Claudette” by The Everly Brothers peaked at number 13

In 1986, “Dancing On The Ceiling” by Lionel Richie peaked at number 8

In 1980, “Emotional Rescue” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 5

In 1980, “Et les oiseaux chantaient (And The Birds Were Singing)” by Sweet People peaked at number 4

In 1958, “Fräulein” by Chris Howland peaked at number 4

In 1980, “Gimme Some Lovin'” by The Blues Brothers peaked at number 20

In 1958, “Giorgio” by Lys Assia peaked at number 7

In 1969, “Honky Tonk Women” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 4

In 1975, “If You Think You Know How To Love Me” by Smokie peaked at number 17

In 1975, “Seventy-Five” by Limousine peaked at number 10

In 1969, “Something In The Air” by Thunderclap Newman peaked at number 9

In 1986, “Ti sento” by Matia Bazar peaked at number 2

In 1997, “You Might Need Somebody” by Shola Ama peaked at number 8

In 1975, “Zomertijd” by Mieke en Vader Abraham peaked at number 15

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, “We Trying To Stay Alive” by Wyclef Jean Featuring Refugee Allstars peaked at number 18

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, “Call Me” by Blondie peaked at number 5

In 1980, “Funkytown” by Lipps, Inc. peaked at number 1

In 1986, “I Engineer” by Animotion peaked at number 19

In 1980, “Rom” by Dschinghis Khan peaked at number 19

In 1997, “Samba de Janeiro” by Bellini peaked at number 3

In 1997, “Schau wie's schneit” by Erste Allgemeine Verunsicherung peaked at number 17

In 1980, “Sexy Eyes” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 11

In 1986, “Sind Sie Single?” by Joesi Prokopetz peaked at number 1

In 1986, “Sledgehammer” by Peter Gabriel peaked at number 2

In 1986, “Strangers By Night” by C.C. Catch peaked at number 15

In 1980, “Take Good Care Of My Baby” by Smokie peaked at number 10

In 1980, “There Ain't No Age For Rock And Roll” by The Veterans peaked at number 17

In 1980, “You're All I Need” by Peter Kent peaked at number 7

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, “Tout” by Lara Fabian peaked at number 4

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, 😀 “Men In Black” by Will Smith peaked at number 3

In 1975, “Action” by The Sweet peaked at number 2

In 1986, “Do Ya Do Ya (Wanna Please Me)” by Samantha Fox peaked at number 6

In 1997, “I Wanna Be The Only One” by Eternal Featuring Bebe Winans peaked at number 2

In 1980, “Non so che darei” by Alan Sorrenti peaked at number 5

In 1975, “Roll Over Lay Down” by Status Quo peaked at number 7

In 1980, “Shandi” by KISS peaked at number 4

In 1997, “Vamos a la discoteca!” by Paradisio peaked at number 6

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, 😀 “Bobby Brown” by Frank Zappa peaked at number 5

In 1969, “Bad Moon Rising” by Creedence Clearwater Revival peaked at number 9

In 1997, “Bamboleo” by Garcia peaked at number 8

In 1997, “D'You Know What I Mean?” by Oasis peaked at number 20

In 1980, “Donna musica” by Collage peaked at number 1

In 1997, “Engel” by Rammstein peaked at number 17

In 1986, “Friends Will Be Friends” by Queen peaked at number 19

In 1969, “Honky Tonk Women” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 1

In 1986, “Lessons In Love” by Level 42 peaked at number 1

In 1997, “Samba de Janeiro” by Bellini peaked at number 2

In 1986, “Underground” by David Bowie peaked at number 14

In 1986, “You Can Leave Your Hat On” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 13

In 1997, “You're Not Alone” by Olive peaked at number 16

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In 1776, The Declaration of Independence, adopted on July 4, was actually signed by members of the Continental Congress. Well, most of them. Five more apparently signed in the coming months, and one didnʹt sign until 1777.

In 1782, George Washington invented the Honorary Badge of Distinction in lieu of cash. It was a white stripe above the left cuff, and was to be the first hash mark on a soldierʹs uniform.

In 1790, The enumeration for the first United States census began; the final total was 3,929,214.

In 1876, Frontiersman “Wild Bill” Hickok was shot from behind and killed while playing poker at a saloon in Deadwood, South Dakota. The man who shot Hickok, Jack McCall, was later hanged. Hickok died holding a pair of aces and a pair of eights — a combination that came to be known as the “Dead Manʹs Hand.”

In 1889, San Francisco, California is invaded by millions of crickets.

In 1909, The original Lincoln penny (with two ears of wheat on the reverse side) first went into circulation, replacing the “Indian Head” cent.

In 1916, 08 x 02 = 16

In 1932, Stella Walsh won the womenʹs 100-m dash at Los Angeles Olympics; 50 years later it was discovered “she” was a MAN!

In 1934, William Franks twirled an indian club overhead 17,280 times in one hour.

In 1934, Adolf Hitler declared himself Fuehrer on the death of President Hindenberg. Spike Jones, ten years later, heiled “PLLLL” right in Der Fehrerʹs Face!

In 1938, Bright yellow baseballs designed by Frederick Rah, who believes the visibility of the dandelion-hue sphere will help players avoid getting hit by a pitch, are used in the first game of a doubleheader. The one-game experiment draws mixed reactions, and the Dodgers complete their sweep of the twin bill from the Cardinals, 6-2 and 9-3, using the traditional white ball in the nightcap.

In 1954, Since everyone else is on vacation, ABC hits the road for eight weeks, looking for fun at the Grand Canyon, Cape Cod, Yosemite and other travel destinations along “U.S. Highway 1954.”

In 1954, “The RCA Victor Show Starring Dennis Day”, TV Variety; last aired on NBC.

In 1958, HOT NEW MOVIE “THE FLY” (Vincent Price, Al Hedison -who later became famous as David Hedison). Help me! Help me!

In 1958, Johnny Cashʹs contract with Sun Records expired. He switched labels to Columbia and stayed with them for 28 years.

In 1961, The Beatles begin their engagement as regular headliners at Liverpoolʹs Cavern Club, where theyʹll perform about 300 times in the next two years.

In 1964, 08 ^ 02 = 64

In 1969, R.C., “Along Came Jones” by Ray Stevens peaked at #27 on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, R.C., “On Campus” by Dickie Goodman peaked at #45 on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, R.C., “Quentinʹs Theme” by Charles Randolph Grean Sounde peaked at #13 on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, R.C., “Ruby, Donʹt Take Your Love To Town” by Kenny Rogers and The First Edition peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, “A Boy Named Sue”, by Johnny Cash entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1971, “Every Picture Tells A Story” album by Rod Stewart was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1971, “Three On A Match”, TV Game Show; debut on NBC.

In 1972, “Sylviaʹs Mother” single by Doctor Hook was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1975, A champagne-cork-popping record was set by Gary P. Mahan when he popped the cork 103 feet.

In 1975, R.C., “Iʹm On Fire” by Dwight Twilley peaked at #16 on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, R.C., “One Of These Nights” by Eagles peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, R.C., “Rockin' Chair” by Gwen McCrae peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, R.C., “Saturday Night Special” by Lynard Skynard peaked at #27 on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Keep On Truckin'”, TV Variety; last aired on ABC.

In 1978, “A Taste Of Honey” album by A Taste Of Honey was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1979, “Gilda Radner: Live From New York” opens on Broadway, featuring some of Radnerʹs more famous characters — Lisa Loopner, Emily Litella, and Roseanne Roseannadanna, as well as the classic childrenʹs tune “Letʹs Talk Dirty To The Animals,” which got plenty of airplay from The Doctor Demento radio show, with the bleeps.

In 1980, On the cover of TV Guide: “Real People”. Other Articles: Wild Wild West

In 1980, R.C., “In America” by Charlie Daniels Band peaked at #11 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “Love The World Away” by Kenny Rogers peaked at #14 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “Magic” by Olivia Newton-John peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “Stand By Me” by Mickey Gilley peaked at #22 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “Wango Tango” by Ted Nugent peaked at #86 on the pop singles chart.

In 1982, During a ceremony held in Cooperstown, New York, the United States Postal Service unveils a 20-cent stamp commemorating baseball great Jackie Robinson as part of its annual Black Heritage series. The Dodger infielder becomes the first individual baseball player depicted on a U.S. postage stamp.

In 1983, ABC imports the British sitcom “The Rise and Fall of Reginald Perrin,” chopping the title down to “Reggie.” The tale of an ice cream factory executive dealing with a mid-life crisis by working his Walter Mittyesque imagination fails to catch on, despite a stellar cast that includes Richard Mulligan, Timothy Busfield, Jean Smart, Barbara Barrie, Chip Zien, and Timothy Stack.

In 1985, “ABC Rocks” last airs, after proving itself no match for NBCʹs “Friday Night Videos.”

In 1985, “Lifeʹs Most Embarrasing Moments”, TV Variety; last aired on ABC.

In 1985, “People Do The Craziest Things”, TV Variety; last aired on ABC.

In 1986, R.C., “Digging Your Scene” by The Blow Monkeys peaked at #14 on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Glory Of Love” by Peter Cetera peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Opportunities (Letʹs Make Lots Of Money)” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number ten on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Take It Easy” by Andy Taylor peaked at #24 on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “The Lady In Red” by Chris DeBurgh peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1988, “MTV Half Hour Comedy Hour” TV Comedy debut.

In 1989, “Parenthood” starring Steve Martin, Dianne Wiest, Tom Hulce, Rick Moranis, Jason Robards Jr., Mary Steenburgen, Martha Plimpton and Keanu Reeves opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1990, In the first act of the Persian Gulf War, Iraqʹs powerful army troops and tanks led by Saddam Hussein invaded and seized control of oil-rich neighboring Kuwait in the first act of the Persian Gulf War before dawn, seizing control of the oil-rich emirate. President Bush condemned the incursion as an act of “naked aggression” and responded by sending troops to Saudi Arabia to begin Operation Desert Shield. The Iraqis were later driven out in Operation Desert Storm beginning the following January 16.

In 1990, Iraq invaded Kuwait. The Emir fled to Saudi Arabia; the United Nations Security Council unanimously condemned the Iraqi occupation and demanded Baghdad withdraw. (The Iraqis were driven out in Operation Desert Storm.). This event led to a flood of Operation Desert Storm novelty songs to be sent and heard on the Doctor Demento Show on the radio.

In 1991, “Midnight Caller”, TV General Drama; last aired on NBC.

In 1993, “Iʹm Gonna Be (500 Miles)” single by Proclaimers, The was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1996, “Precious Memories” album by Andy Griffith was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1997, “Frasier” star Kelsey Grammer has tied the knot for the third time, this time, to model Camille Donatacci at a private ceremony in Malibu.

In 1998, Puppeteer Shari Lewis died of uterine cancer in Los Angeles. She was 65. Her best known puppets were Lamb Chop and Charlie Horse.

In 1999, “Running With Scissors” album by “Weird Al” Yankovic was certified Gold in the U.S.A. by the RIAA

In 2000, A unidentified woman surprised “Today” show viewers — and host Katie Couric — by opening her shirt and baring her breasts on the air. The flasher struck at about 8:30 a.m. as a camera panned a crowd of tourists and passers-by gathered outside the showʹs Rockefeller Center studio. “Today” quickly cut to Couric at the Republican convention in Philadelphia, where she had been watching on a monitor. She appeared slightly rattled, but didnʹt mention the stunt. Only East Coast viewers, where the show is broadcast live, caught the act.

In 2006, Five days after being pulled over by police, actor-director Mel Gibson was charged with misdemeanor drunken driving, having an elevated blood-alcohol level and having an open container of liquor in his car. (Gibson later pleaded no contest to drunken driving under a deal in which he received three yearsʹ probation, paid a fine and agreed to attend alcohol rehabilitation classes.)

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[Bahamas, Barbados, Turks & Caicos Island] Emancipation Day (1838)
[British Commonwealth] Bank Holiday
[Canada] Civic Holiday (1st Monday)
[CO] Colorado Day/commemorating Colorado statehood in 1876
[Ivory Coast] Independence Day (1960) (1st Monday in August)
[Jamaica] Independence Day (1962)
[St Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla] August Monday
[USA] National Smile Week Begins
[Australia] Picnic Day
[Costa Rica] Virgin of Angels Feast
[Grenada] Emancipation Day
[Lesotho] National Tree Planting Day (Arbor Day)
[Malawi] Bank Holiday
[Sweden] Karin name day
[USA] Declaration of Independence Signing Day (1776)
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Gems: sardonyx and peridot
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