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The Big Datebook for September 16

Last Updated 09-22-2020

🎭🎵Janis Paige -- is 98 in the year 2020 and 99 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1922
Actress, Producer, Singer
Names/Places: RN:Donna Mae Jaden
Misc: 1940-50s vivacious movie musicals star, b. 1923?; retired from acting in 2001
TV Shows: Lanigan's Rabbi, Trapper John MD (as Catherine Hackett), Santa Barbara (as Minx Lockridge), Eight is Enough (as Auntie V on occasion)
Movie Titles: Romance on the High Seas, Silk Stockings, Please Don't Eat the Daisies

🏆🥊Aleksandr Medved -- is 86 in the year 2020 and 87 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1934
Wrestler, Russian
Misc: Olympic-gold-1964, 68, 72; holder of the most weight lifting championships with ten; b. 9-16-37?

🏆🏀Elgin Baylor -- is 86 in the year 2020 and 87 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1934
Hall of Famer, NBA Executive, NBA Coach, NBA Forward, College Basketball Player
Misc: career 134 games, 3623 points, 27.0 ppg, 23,149 points and 11,463 points; legend who had a game scoring average of 27.4 points for his 14-year pro basketball career; MVP of NCAA tournament in 1958; led Minneapolis-Los Angeles Lakers to 8 NBA Finals; first 10-time All-NBA 1st team (1959-65,67-69). Singlehandedly carried the U. of Seattle to NCAA title game in 1958. Overcame racism in the playgrounds of Washington D.C.
Sports Teams: Minneapolis/Los Angeles Lakers (1958-1971), New Orleans Jazz (coach 1974, 1976-1979)

🎭🎵George Chakiris -- is 86 in the year 2020 and 87 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1934
TV/Movie Actor, Dancer, Singer
TV Shows: Superboy (as Professor Peterson), Dallas (as Nicholas)
Movie Titles: West Side Story

✍🎭🎵Jules Bass -- is 85 in the year 2020 and 86 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1935 N.S.
Author, Producer/Director, Composer, Lyricist
Misc: Rankin/Bass productions with Arthur Rankin Jr.; best known as a co-director and producer of a wide array of stop motion animated features and specials.
Book Titles: Herb the Vegetarian Dragon (series)
Movie Titles: The Daydreamer, Mad Monster Party

🎵Billy Boy Arnold -- is 85 in the year 2020 and 86 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1935
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Harmonicaist, Blues Singer/Guitarist

🏆🎾Earl "Butch" Buchholz Jr. -- is 80 in the year 2020 and 81 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1940 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

✍🎭Jim McBride -- is 79 in the year 2020 and 80 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1941
Screenwriter, Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Great Balls of Fire, Breathless, Big Easy

🎵Joe Butler -- is 79 in the year 2020 and 80 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1941 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Drummer, Pop Singer
Group Names: The Lovin' Spoonful

🎭Linda G. Miller -- is 78 in the year 2020 and 79 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1942
Actress
Names/Places: Jackie Gleason's daughter
Movie Titles: 17 Again, An Unmarried Woman, Alice Sweet Alice

🏆🏌Tom Wargo -- is 78 in the year 2020 and 79 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1942
Golfer

🎵🎸Bernie Calvert -- is 78 in the year 2020 and 79 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1942
Hall of Famer, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Bassist, English
Group Names: The Hollies

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🏆🏁Dennis W. Conner -- is 78 in the year 2020 and 79 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1942 N.S.
Yachtsperson, Olympic Athlete
Misc: Americas Cup champ; Yachting pro; 4-time America's Cup-winning skipper aboard Freedom (1980), Stars & Stripes (1987) and the Stars & Stripes catamaran (1988), 1992; became first and only American skipper to lose Cup in 1983 when Australia II beat Liberty.

🎵Betty Kelley -- is 76 in the year 2020 and 77 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1944
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Martha Reeves & the Vandellas

🏆🏁Ard Schenk -- is 76 in the year 2020 and 77 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1944
Speed Skater, Olympic Athlete, Dutch (Netherlands)
Misc: who in 1972 won three gold medals in the Winter Olympic Games and became the first skater to win the 500-, 1,500-, 5,000-and 10,000-metre races at the world championships. He received his Olympic gold medals that year for the latter three distances.

🎭🎵Linda Kaye Henning -- is 76 in the year 2020 and 77 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1944 N.S.
Actress, Singer
Names/Places: Paul's daughter
TV Shows: Petticoat Junction (as Betty Jo Bradley Elliott), Sliders (as Mrs. Mallory)

🎭🎵Russ Abbot -- is 73 in the year 2020 and 74 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1947 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Music Figure, English
TV Shows: Russ Abbot's Saturday Madhouse, September Song, Last of the Summer Wine, Boomers

🎵Sonny LeMaire -- is 73 in the year 2020 and 74 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1947 N.S.
Songwriter, Country Bassist
Group Names: Exile

🏆🎾Rosemary Casals -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1948
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
Misc: U.S. Open Doubles 1967, 71, 74; 5 times Wimbeldon

🎵🎸Ron Blair -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1948
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

🎵🎸Kenny Jones -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1948
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Misc: some say b. 1949
Group Names: The Small Faces, The Faces, The Who

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Julia Donaldson -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1948 N.S.
Children's Author, Playwright, English

🎭Ed Begley Jr. -- is 71 in the year 2020 and 72 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1949
Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles; son of Ed Sr.
TV Shows: Roll Out, St. Elsewhere (as Dr. Victor Erlich), Parenthood (as Gil Buckman), 7th Heaven (as Dr. Hank Hastings), Stateside
Movie Titles: Pineapple Express, Ghostbusters (2016), This Is Spinal Tap

🎭Susan Ruttan -- is 70 in the year 2020 and 71 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1950
Actress
Misc: some say b. 1948 or 1949
TV Shows: L.A. Law (as Roxanne Melman)
Movie Titles: Prayers for Bobby, Chances Are

🎵David Bellamy -- is 70 in the year 2020 and 71 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1950
Songwriter, Keyboardist, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Darby, FL
Misc: some say b. 1945
Group Names: The Bellamy Brothers
Song Titles: Spiders and Snakes (songwriter for Jim Stafford)

🎵Phil Lee -- is 69 in the year 2020 and 70 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1951 N.S.
Songwriter, Country Singer

🎭🏆Linda Beatty -- is 68 in the year 2020 and 69 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1952
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: August 1976

✍🎭🏆🥊"Mickey" Rourke -- is 68 in the year 2020 and 69 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1952 N.S.
Poet, Actor, Boxer
Names/Places: RFN:Philip Andre
Movie Titles: Iron Man 2, Sin City: A Dance to Kill For, Man on Fire, The Wrestler, 9 1/2 Weeks, The Rainmaker, Sin City

🎭Christopher Rich -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1953 N.S.
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: The Charmings (as Eric Charming), George Carlin Show (as Dr. Neil Beck), Murphy Brown (as Miller Redfield), Reba (as Brock Hart), Melissa and Joey (as Russell Burke / Rutherford)
Movie Titles: Archie: To Riverdale and Back Again

🎭Kurt Fuller -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1953
Actor
Movie Titles: Midnight in Paris, The Pursuit of Happyness, Anger Management, Ghostbusters II, Scary Movie

🎭Lenny Clarke -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1953 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Producer
TV Shows: Rescue Me, Lenny (star), John Larroquette (as Officer Adam Hampton), Sirens
Movie Titles: Rounders, A Series of Unfortunate Events, "Me, Myself and Irene"

🏆🏌Jerry Pate -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1953 N.S.
Golfer
Names/Places: RN: Jerome Kendrick Pate
Misc: U.S. Open 1976, Canadian Open 1976; holder of the record for the largest margin of vicotry in a PGA tournament.

🏆⚽Manuel Pellegrini -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1953 N.S.
Soccer Player, Soccer Manager, Chilean

🎵🎷Earl Klugh -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1953
Composer, Guitarist, Jazz Pianist

📰Mark McEwen -- is 66 in the year 2020 and 67 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1954
Weatherman
TV Shows: CBS This Morning

🏆⚾Robin Yount -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1955
Hall of Famer, MLB Shortstop, MLB Outfielder
Names/Places: b. in Danville, IL; NN:The Kid and Rockin' Robin
Misc: No. 19 SS-OF; AL MVP at 2 positions--as SS in 1982 and OF in '89; retired after 1993 season with 3,142+ hits, 251 HRs and a major league record 123 sacrifice flies after 20 seasons with Milwaukee Brewers; 17th player to hit 3,000 (3,142), his 1,000, 2,000 and 3,000 hits came against Indians pitchers; AL MVP 1982, 1989, Gold Glove 1982
Sports Teams: Mikwaukee Brewers (1974-1993)

🎭Peter Francis James -- is 64 in the year 2020 and 65 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1956
Actor
TV Shows: Oz (as Jahfree Neema), Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (as Judge Kevin Beck)
Movie Titles: The Losers

⛪🎭David Copperfield -- is 64 in the year 2020 and 65 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1956
Jewish, Magician/Illusionist
Names/Places: b. in Metuchen, N.J.; RLN:Kotkin

🎵Peter Zaremba -- is 64 in the year 2020 and 65 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1956
Music Figure
Group Names: Fleshtones

🎵Charles Fearing -- is 64 in the year 2020 and 65 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1956
Guitarist, Soul Performer
Misc: sought-after sessionist
Group Names: Raydio

🎭🏆Jennifer Tilly -- is 62 in the year 2020 and 63 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1958
TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Poker Player, Canadian
TV Shows: Key West (as Savannah), Family Guy (as Bonnie Swanson)
Movie Titles: Bound, Monsters Inc., Liar Liar, Seed of Chucky

🏆Neville Southall -- is 62 in the year 2020 and 63 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1958
Hall of Famer, Soccer Goal Keeper, Welsh (Wales)
Misc: MBE

🏆⚾Orel Leonard Hershiser IV -- is 62 in the year 2020 and 63 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1958
MLB Pitcher
Misc: 3x All-Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger, NL Cy Young Award winner and NL LCS MVP and World Series MVP in 1988 (Dodgers), AL LCS MVP 1995 (Indians); threw 59 straight shut-out innings in 1988
Sports Teams: Cleveland Indians, Los Angeles Dodgers

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🎵Terry McBride -- is 62 in the year 2020 and 63 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1958
Songwriter, Bassist, Country Singer

🎵Chris Eaton -- is 62 in the year 2020 and 63 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1958
Songwriter, Singer, Christian/Contemporary Performer, English

🏆⚾Timothy Raines -- is 61 in the year 2020 and 62 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1959
Hall of Famer, MLB Coach, MLB Outfielder
Names/Places: NN: Rock
Misc: All Star MVP 1987, 7x All-Star, 3x World Series champion, 4x NL stolen base leader; Expos #30 retired
Sports Teams: Montreal Expos (1979-1990), Chicago White Sox (1991-1995), New York Yankees (1996-1998), Oakland Athletics (1999), Montreal Expos (2001), Baltimore Orioles (2001), Florida Marlins (2002)

🎨✍🎭🎵🎸Vickie Blue -- is 61 in the year 2020 and 62 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1959
Photographer, Writer, Actress, Movie Producer/Director, Rock & Roll Bassist
Names/Places: aka Victory Tischler-Blue
Group Names: The Runaways
Movie Titles: This is Spinal Tap

🎭Jayne Brook -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1960
TV/Movie Actress
TV Shows: Sirens (as Sarah Berkezchuk), Chicago Hope (as Dr. Diane Grad)
Movie Titles: Gattaca, Kindergarten Cop, Don't Tell the Mom the Babysitter's Dead

🏆🏈Joe Morris -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1960
NFL Runningback
Sports Teams: New York Giants

🏆⚾Mel Hall -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1960
MLB Outfielder
Sports Teams: Cleveland Indians

🏆⚾Mickey Tettleton -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1960
MLB Catcher
Sports Teams: Detroit Tigers

🏆⚾Mark Parent -- is 59 in the year 2020 and 60 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1961
MLB Catcher

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🎭Kelly McArthur -- is 58 in the year 2020 and 59 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1962 N.S.
Actress

🎭🏆Kimberly McArthur -- is 58 in the year 2020 and 59 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1962
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: January 1982

🎵Richard Marx -- is 57 in the year 2020 and 58 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1963
Music Producer, Songwriter, Pianist, Pop Singer/Guitarist, Adult Contemporary Singer
Names/Places: b. in Chicago; Cynthia Rhodes's (Animotion) hubby
Song Titles: Endless Summer Nights, Right Here Waiting, Now and Forever, Hazard, Don't Mean Nothing, Should've Known Better, Satisfied, Too Late to Say Goodbye, Hold On to the Nights, Angelia
Album Titles: Richard Marx, Repeat Offender, Rush Street, Paid Vacation

🎭Molly Shannon -- is 56 in the year 2020 and 57 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1964
TV/Movie Actress, Comedienne
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (1995-2001)
Movie Titles: How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000), Hotel Transylvania, Never Been Kissed, Superstar: Dare to Dream, Igor

🎵Gordon Healy -- is 56 in the year 2020 and 57 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1964
Blues Singer

🎭Katy Kurtzman -- is 55 in the year 2020 and 56 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1965
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Dynasty (as Lindsay Blaisdel)

🏆🏈Bernie Parmalee -- is 53 in the year 2020 and 54 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1967
NFL Coach, NFL Runningback

🎭Matt Carmody -- is 52 in the year 2020 and 53 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1968
Actor, Director
TV Shows: Ponderosa (as Adam Cartwright), CSI: Miami (as Danny Harper), NCIS (as Chaplain Brett Evans), Man Jam (as Marty)

🏆🏈Charles McRae -- is 52 in the year 2020 and 53 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1968
NFL Tackle

🎭🎵Marc Anthony -- is 52 in the year 2020 and 53 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1968
Actor, TV Producer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Pop Singer
Names/Places: RN: Marco Antonio MuÑuz; RN:Marco Antonion Muniz
Movie Titles: Bringing Out the Dead

📰🎭Tamron Hall -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1970 N.S.
Newscaster, Journalist, TV Hostess, TV Talk Show Hostess

🏆🏈Anthony Marshall -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1970
NFL Cornerback

🏆⚾Paul Shuey -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1970
MLB Pitcher

🎭Melanie Vessey -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1971
Actress

🏆Shawntel Smith -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1971
Beauty Pagent Winner
Misc: Miss America 1996

🎭Amy Poehler -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1971
Comic Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live, Parks and Recreation (as Leslie Knope), The Awesomes (as Jaclyn)
Movie Titles: Inside Out, Sisters, Mean Girls, Blades of Glory, Wet Hot American Summer, Baby Mama

🎭Shalane McCall -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1972
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1988
TV Shows: Dallas (as Charlie Wade)

🏆🏈Steve Russ -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1972
NFL Coach, NFL Player
Misc: Superbowl XXXII
Sports Teams: Denver Broncos

🎭Toks Olagundoye -- is 45 in the year 2020 and 46 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1975 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: The Neighbors (as Jackie Joyner-Kersee), Castle (as Hayley Shipton)
Movie Titles: Brown Sugar

🎵Matt Stillwell -- is 45 in the year 2020 and 46 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1975
Country Singer

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🎭🎵Tina Barrett -- is 44 in the year 2020 and 45 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1976
Actress, Dancer, Songwriter, Pop Singer, English
Group Names: S Club 7

🎵Andrés Javier Blazquez -- is 44 in the year 2020 and 45 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1976
Pop Singer, Puerto Rican
Group Names: Menudo

🎵Musiq Soulchild -- is 43 in the year 2020 and 44 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1977 N.S.
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: aka: Musiq

🎭Michael Mosley -- is 42 in the year 2020 and 43 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1978
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Sirens (as Johnny)
Movie Titles: The Proposal, Hot Pursuit, 27 Dresses

🎭Ebonie Smith -- is 42 in the year 2020 and 43 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1978
Actress, Puerto Rican
TV Shows: The Jeffersons, Port Charles
Movie Titles: Lethal Weapon (series)

🎭🎵Matt Rogers -- is 42 in the year 2020 and 43 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1978
TV Host, Country Singer
TV Shows: American Idol (Finalist #11 in 2004)

🎵Flo Rida -- is 41 in the year 2020 and 42 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1979 N.S.
Rap Music Performer
Names/Places: RN: Tramar Lacel Dillard

🎭🏆Amanda Jane Herrmann -- is 40 in the year 2020 and 41 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1980
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: May 2008

🏆Anka Romensky -- is 40 in the year 2020 and 41 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1980
Model, Playmate, Russian, Ukrainian
Misc: February 2002

🎭Bingbing Fan -- is 39 in the year 2020 and 40 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1981 N.S.
Actress, Producer, Chinese
Movie Titles: X-Men: Days of Future Past, Iron Man 3, Skiptrace, Bodyguards and Assassins

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🎭🏆Alexis Bledel -- is 39 in the year 2020 and 40 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1981
Actress, Producer, Model
TV Shows: Gilmore Girls (as 'Rory' Leigh Gilmore)
Movie Titles: Sin City, Tuck Everlasting, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants 2, Post Grad

🎭🎵Sabrina Bryan -- is 36 in the year 2020 and 37 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1984
Actress, Pop Singer
Names/Places: RN:Reba Hinojos
Group Names: The Cheetah Girls

🎭Madeline Zima -- is 35 in the year 2020 and 36 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1985
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: The Nanny (as Grace Sheffield), Californication (as Mia Lewis)
Movie Titles: A Cinderella Story, The Hand That Rocks The Cradle

🎭Kyla Pratt -- is 34 in the year 2020 and 35 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1986
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: One on One (as Breanna Barnes), The Proud Family (as Penny Proud)
Movie Titles: Fat Albert, Hotel For Dogs, Dr. Dolittle

🎭Ian Harding -- is 34 in the year 2020 and 35 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1986
Actor, German
TV Shows: Pretty Little Liars (as Ezra Fitz)
Movie Titles: Pale Blue, Adventureland, Love and Other Drugs

🎭Daren Kagasoff -- is 33 in the year 2020 and 34 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1987
Actor
TV Shows: The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Red Band Society
Movie Titles: Ouija, Delirium

🏆Heather Rae Young -- is 33 in the year 2020 and 34 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1987
Model, Playmate
Misc: February 2010

🎭🎵🎸Teddy Geiger -- is 32 in the year 2020 and 33 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1988
Actor, Music Producer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer

🎭🎵Bailey De Young -- is 31 in the year 2020 and 32 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1989 N.S.
Actress, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: RN: Bailey Buntain
TV Shows: The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Faking It (as Lauren Cooper), Bunheads (as Ginny Thompson)
Movie Titles: Petals on the Wind, The Murder Pact

🏆🏒Braden Holtby -- is 31 in the year 2020 and 32 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1989 N.S.
NHL Player, Canadian
Sports Teams: Washington Capitals

Cassidy Zee Gorden -- is 30 in the year 2020 and 31 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1990
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Jaclyn Zeman & Glenn's daughter

🎭🎵Nick Jonas -- is 28 in the year 2020 and 29 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1992
Actor, Librettist, Pop Singer
Group Names: The Jonas Brothers

🏆🏀Aaron Gordon -- is 25 in the year 2020 and 26 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1995 N.S.
NBA Forward

Mikaela Katharina Wellner -- is 23 in the year 2020 and 24 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1997
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Deborah Norville and Karl's girl

🎭Elena Kampouris -- is 23 in the year 2020 and 24 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1997 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: American Odyssey
Movie Titles: Before I Fall, My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, "Men, Women and Children"

🎭Amy-Leigh Hickman -- is 23 in the year 2020 and 24 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1997 N.S.
Actress, English
TV Shows: Tracy Beaker Returns (as Carmen Howle), Strike Back (as Ester)

Isabella Rose Giannulli -- is 22 in the year 2020 and 23 in the year 2021; b.9/16/1998
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Lori Loughlin and Mossimo's daughter

Aidan Hamilton -- is 17 in the year 2020 and 18 in the year 2021; b.9/16/2003
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Tracie and Scott's son

Edward Aszard Rasberry -- is 4 in the year 2020 and 5 in the year 2021; b.9/16/2016 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Tatyana Ali and Dr. Vaughn Rasberry's son

Gibson Kyle Johnson -- is 4 in the year 2020 and 5 in the year 2021; b.9/16/2016 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Emily Maynard and Tyler's son

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👑King Henry V Of England -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1386 d.8/31/1422 (35)
King
Misc: of England (1413-22)/France (1416-19); b. Aug 9?

👑King Louis XIV Of France -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/5/1638 O.S. or 9/16/1638 N.S. d.9/1/1715 (76)
King, French
Names/Places: NN:The Sun King
Misc: he financially ruined France for reigning too long (1643-1715) for 72 years & 100 days

🎖⚖Samuel Adams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/27/1722 N.S. or 9/16/1722 J-LD d.10/2/1803 N.S. (81)
Revolutionary, Statesman
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer

Nicolas Desmarest -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1725 N.S. d.9/20/1815 N.S. (90)
Geographer, French
Misc: whose discovery of the volcanic origin of basalt disproved the Neptunist theory that all rocks were formed by sedimentation from primeval oceans.

🎖👑Mikhail Kutuzov -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/5/1745 Ju-1 or 9/16/1745 N.S. d.4/16/1813 Ju-1 (67) or 4/28/1813 N.S. (67)
General, Prince, Russian

💰Charles S. Crocker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1822 d.8/14/1888 (65)
Financier
Misc: railroad builder; Pres of Central & South Pacific Railroad

📰Francis Parkman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1823 d.11/8/1893 (70)
Hall of Famer, Historian
Book Titles: Oregon Trail

Albert Gaudry -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1827 d.11/27/1908 (81)
Scientist, Geologist, Palentologist, French

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⚛🏆🎾Major Walter Clopton Wingfield -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1833 d.4/18/1912 (78)
Hall of Famer, Inventor, Tennis Player, British
Names/Places: NN: The Father of Tennis

💰James Jerome Hill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1838 d.5/29/1916 (77)
Businessperson, Financier, Canadian
Misc: Great Northern Railway magnate

Seth Carlo Chandler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1846 N.S. d.12/31/1913 N.S. (67)
Astronomer
Misc: best known for his discovery (1884-85) of the Chandler Wobble, a movement in the Earth's axis of rotation that causes latitude to vary with a period of 14 months.

Albrecht Kossel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1853 d.7/5/1927 (73)
Biochemist, Physiologist, German
Misc: understanding the chemistry of nucleic acids and proteins.

💰J. C. Penney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1875 d.2/12/1971 (95)
Businessperson, Merchant
Names/Places: RFMN:James Cash
Misc: department store chain founder

Ellsworth Huntington -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1876 d.10/17/1947 (71)
Geographer
Misc: explored the influence of climate on civilization.

Jacob Schick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1877 d.7/3/1937 (59)
Inventor
Misc: electric razor

Clive Bell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1881 d.9/17/1964 (83)
Author, Art Critic, English

Karen Horney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1885 d.12/4/1952 (67)
Psychiatrist, German
Misc: neo freudian psycho analyst

🏆🥊Harry Lewis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1886 d.2/22/1956 (69)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

Kamato Hongo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1887 d.10/31/2003 (116)
Japanese
Misc: held title of World's Oldies Living Person

🎨✍Jean Hans Arp -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1887 N.S. d.6/7/1966 N.S. (78)
Painter, Sculptor, Author, Poet, French
Misc: avant-garde

Louise Arner Boyd -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1887 d.9/14/1972 (84)
Explorer
Misc: the first woman to fly over the North Pole

🎵Nadia Boulanger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1887 d.10/22/1979 (92)
Teacher, Music Producer, Conductor/Composer, French
Misc: music teacher

🎭🎵Marquerite Farrell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1888 d.1/26/1951 (62)
Comic Actor, Vaudevillan, Dancer, Singer

🎨💰Walter Bentley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1888 d.8/13/1971 (82)
Designer, Manufacturer, British
Misc: automobiles

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

🎭Ernst Deutsch -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1890 d.3/22/1969 (78)
Actor

🏆George Whitney Calhoun -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1890 d.12/6/1963 (73)
Sports Writer
Misc: he named the Green Bay Packers football team

🎖Karl Donitz -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1891 d.12/22/1980 (89)
Naval Officer, German
Misc: creator of Germany's World War II U-boat fleet who for a few days succeeded Adolf Hitler as German head of state.

🎭Earl Carroll -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1893 d.6/17/1948 (54)
Stage Producer

🎭Sir Alexander Korda -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1893 d.1/23/1956 (62)
Movie Producer/Director, Hungarian

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1893 d.10/22/1986 (93)
Biochemist, Hungarian
Misc: Vitamin C -Nobel 1937

🎭Clarence R. Hennecke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1894 d.8/28/1969 (74)
Actor
Movie Titles: Keystone Kops

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🏆🏈Charles W. Bidwill Sr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1895 d.4/19/1947 (51)
Hall of Famer, NFL Owner
Sports Teams: Chicago Cardinals (owner/administrator)

🎨✍H. A. Rey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1898 d.8/26/1977 (78)
Illustrator, Children's Author
Names/Places: RFN:Hans
Misc: co-created Curious George with wife Margaret; popular constellation books
Book Titles: Curious George (series)

🎵🎷Chick Bullock -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1898 N.S. d.9/15/1981 N.S. (82)
Jazz Singer

🎵🎷Joe Venuti -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1903 d.8/14/1978 (74)
Violinist, Jazz Musician, Italian
Misc: some say b. 1900; his single Stop! Look! Listen! was the first #1 hit single on Billboard magazine's first pop singles chart 1-4-36; born possibly on Sep 16, 1903.
Song Titles: Stop! Look! Listen!

🏆⚾Buster Mills -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1908 d.12/1/1991 (83)
MLB Player

🎭Jerry Wald -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1911 d.7/13/1962 (50)
Movie Producer

🏆⚾Byron Johnson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1911 d.9/24/2005 (94)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Figure, MLB Executive
Names/Places: aka Mex Johnson
Misc: Negro Leagues
Sports Teams: Kansas City Monarchs (1937-1940)

🎵Florence Greenberg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1913 d.11/1/1995 (82)
Music Executive
Misc: helped discover the Shirelles, the Kingsmen and other acts of the 1960s and '70s

🎭Allen Funt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1914 d.9/5/1999 (84)
Variety Show Host
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: Candid Camera (master & creator)

✍⚛Laurence J. Peter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1919 d.1/12/1990 (70)
Author, Psychologist, Educator, Canadian
Misc: expander of The Peter Principle

Marvin Middlemark -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1919 d.9/14/1989 (69)
Inventor
Misc: rabbit ears TV antenna

🎨Art Sansom -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1920 d.7/4/1991 (70)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Book Titles: The Born Loser

🎵🎷Jon Hendricks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1921 d.11/22/2017 N.S. (96)
Lyricist, Songwriter, Jazz Singer
Group Names: Lambert, Hendricks, & Ross

🎭Guy Hamilton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1922 d.4/20/2016 N.S. (93)
Movie Director, English, French
Movie Titles: James Bond (series)

Lee Kuan Yew -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1923 N.S. d.3/23/2015 N.S. (91)
Prime Minister
Misc: the nation's founding father, the first Prime Minister of Singapore and who governed it for three decades

⛪🎭Lauren Bacall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1924 d.8/12/2014 (89)
Jewish, Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RN:Betty Joan Perske; Humphrey Bogart's, then Jason Robards Jr.'s ex-; Shimon Peres' 1st cousin
Movie Titles: Murder on the Orient Express, How to Marry a Millionaire, Key Largo, Big Sleep, Cactus Flower, Birth

📰Nelson Benton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1924 d.2/14/1988 (63)
Newscaster, Journalist
Misc: CBS News

🎵Joe Reisman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1924 d.9/25/1987 (63)
Arranger, Composer, Saxophonist, Bandleader
Misc: produced many of RCA's acts; played in bands of Bob Crosby and Louis Prima

🎵B. B. King -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1925 N.S. d.5/14/2015 N.S. (89)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Singer/Guitarist, Blues Performer, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: b. in Ita Bena, MS; Initials stand for The Beale St. 'Blues Boy'; RFN:Riley B.
Group Names: soloist, The Beale Streeters
TV Shows: The Associates (theme singer)

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Charles Haughey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1925 d.6/13/2006 (80)
Prime Minister
Misc: ex Ireland president (1979-81, 82, 87-92)

🎵🎷Charlie Byrd -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1925 d.12/2/1999 (74)
Composer, Guitarist, Jazz Musician
Names/Places: b. in Chuchatuck, VA
Misc: Jazz & Classical; an outstanding musician

🎭Tommy "Butch" Bond -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1926 N.S. d.9/24/2005 N.S. (79)
Movie Actor, TV Producer
TV Shows: Superman (as Jimmy Olsen)
Movie Titles: Our Gang (as Butch)

John Knowles -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1926 d.11/29/2001 (75)
Writer

✍⛪Dr. Robert Schuller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1926 d.4/2/2015 (88)
Author, Evangelist
TV Shows: Hour of Power

🎭Peter Falk -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1927 d.6/23/2011 (83)
Soap Actor, TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: Trials of O'Brien (as attorney Daniel J. O'Brien), Love of Life, Columbo (as Lt. Columbo)
Movie Titles: Cheap Detective, The In-Laws, Murder by Death, The Princess Bride, The Thing About My Folks

⚖🎭Jack Kelly -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1927 d.11/7/1992 (65)
Mayor, TV/Movie Actor, Game Show Host
Names/Places: b. in Astoria, NY; Nancy's brother
TV Shows: Maverick (as Bret Maverick), The Hardy Boys (as Harry Hammond)

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

🎭Anne Francis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1930 d.1/2/2011 (80)
TV/Movie/Radio Actress
Names/Places: b. in Ossining, NY; NN:Little Queen of Soap Opera
Misc: some say b. 1932
TV Shows: Honey West, My Three Sons (as Terri Dowling), Dallas (as Arliss), Riptide (as Mama Jo)

🎵Little Willie Littlefield -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1931 d.6/23/2013 (81)
Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Singer

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🎭Joseph Chaikin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1935 d.6/22/2003 (67)
Stage Actor, Stage Director

🎵🎷Gordon Beck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1936 d.11/6/2011 (75)
Jazz Pianist, English

🎭Bella Emberg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1937 N.S. d.1/12/2018 N.S. (80)
Comic Actress, English
Misc: her television career spanned 60 years
TV Shows: The Benny Hill Show, The Russ Abbot Show
Movie Titles: "The History of the World, Part 1"

🏆🏈Larry Grantham -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1938 d.6/17/2017 N.S. (78)
NFL Linebacker
Misc: Super Bowl III
Sports Teams: New York Jets

🎵🎷Hamiet Bluett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1940 N.S. d.10/4/2018 N.S. (78)
Composer, Clarinetist, Flutist, Baritone-sax, Jazz Saxophonist

🎭🎵Beverly Aadland -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1942 d.1/5/2010 (67)
Movie Actress, Dancer, Singer

James Alan McPherson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1943 N.S. d.7/27/2016 N.S. (72)
Essayist, Short Story Writer

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

🎵Frank Reed -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1954 N.S. d.2/26/2014 N.S. (59)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Chi-Lites (lead)

🏆🏈Chester McGlockton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1969 d.11/30/2011 (42)
NFL Player

🏆🏁Jason Leffler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/16/1975 d.6/12/2013 (37)
Auto Racer

👑King Charles V Of France -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1338 d.9/16/1380 (42)
King, French
Misc: King of France from 1364 who led the country in a miraculous recovery from the devastation of the first phase of the Hundred Years' War (1337-1453), reversing the disastrous Anglo-French settlement of 1360.

⚛⚖Tomás de Torquamada -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1420 d.9/16/1498
Explorer, Head of State, Spanish
Misc: Inquisitor

Anne Bradstreet -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/20/1612 J-LD d.9/16/1672 J-LD (60)
Poet, English

Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/14/1686 O.S. or 5/24/1686 N.S. d.9/16/1736 (50)
Inventor, Physicist, German, Polish
Misc: The Fahrenheit scale mercury thermometer

🎖Thomas Knowlton -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/22/1740 d.9/16/1776 (35)
Revolutionary

⚛📰John Jeffries -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/5/1745 or 2/5/1744 d.9/16/1819 (74)
Scientist, Physician, Surgeon, Weatherman
Misc: America's first weatherman

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👑King Louis XVIII Of France -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/17/1755 d.9/16/1824 (68)
King
Misc: ruled 1814-24

🏆🥊Dick Curtis -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/1/1802 d.9/16/1843 (41)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, English

Thomas Ewbank -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/11/1792 d.9/16/1870 (78)
Inventor, English
Misc: Safety valves

Levi Coffin -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/28/1798 d.9/16/1877 (78)
Social Reformer, Abolitionist

James Mitchell Ashley -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/14/1824 d.9/16/1896 (71)
Congressperson

Luther Crowell -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/7/1840 d.9/16/1903 (63)
Inventor
Misc: machine for making a square-bottomed grocery bag

Edward Whymper -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/27/1840 d.9/16/1911 (71)
Mountaineer, Naturalist, British
Misc: the first to climb Matterhorn in 1865

🏆🏒Frank McGee -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/4/1882 d.9/16/1916 (33)
Hall of Famer, Hockey Player, Canadian
Misc: Centre/Rover
Sports Teams: Ottawa Hockey Club (possibly 1903-1906)

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Sir Ronald Ross -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/13/1857 d.9/16/1932 (75)
Bacteriologist, Engineer, Physician, India
Misc: 1902 Nobel Prize, discovered the malarial parasite.

🎭🎵🎷Mamie Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/26/1883 N.S. d.9/16/1946 N.S. (63)
Hall of Famer, Actress, Vaudevillaness, Dancer, Pianist, Blues Singer, Jazz Singer

Sir James H. Jeans -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/11/1877 d.9/16/1946 (69)
Astronomer, Mathematician, Physicist, English
Misc: the first to propose that matter is continuously created throughout the universe.

🎭Pedro DeCordoba -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1881 d.9/16/1950 (68)
Movie Actor
Misc: d. Sep 17?

🏆⚾Bill Klem -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/22/1874 d.9/16/1951 (77)
Hall of Famer, MLB Umpire
Misc: the first umpire elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

🏆🏈Hugh "Shorty" Ray -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/21/1884 N.S. d.9/16/1956 (71)
Hall of Famer, Football Figure
Misc: supervisor of NFL officials

🎭🎵Louise Groody -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1897 N.S. d.9/16/1961 N.S. (64)
Stage Actress, Comic Actress, Dancer, Singer

🏆🏒Bobby Bauer -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/16/1915 d.9/16/1964 (49)
Hall of Famer, NHL Right Wing, Olympic Athlete, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Robert Theodore Bauer
Misc: pkayed 1935-1962
Sports Teams: Boston Bruins

🎭Fred Quimby -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/31/1886 N.S. d.9/16/1965 N.S. (79)
Cartoon Producer
Movie Titles: Tom and Jerry (theatrical cartoon shorts)

🏆🎾Perry Jones -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/22/1890 d.9/16/1970 (80)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🏆⚾Eddie Waitkus -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/4/1919 N.S. d.9/16/1972 N.S. (53)
MLB First Baseman

Leonard Carmichael -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/9/1898 d.9/16/1973 (74)
Psychologist, Educator
Misc: as secretary of the Smithsonian Institution from 1953 to 1964, was responsible for the modernization of the "nation's attic."

🏆⚾🏈🏀Phog Allen -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/18/1885 d.9/16/1974 (88)
Hall of Famer, College Baseball Player, College Football Coach, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Names/Places: RN: Forrest Clare
Misc: was instrumental in making basketball an Olympic sport; in the Basketball and College Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Kansas (basketball player 1905-1907, baseball player 1906-1907, football coach 1920, basketball coach 1907-1909, 1919-1956, baseball coach 1941-1942, administrative 1919-1937), Warrensburg Teachers (football coach 1912-1917, basketball coach 1912-1919), Baker (KS, basketball coach 1905-1908), Haskell Institute (basketball coach 1908-1909)

🎵🎸Marc Bolan -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/30/1947 N.S. d.9/16/1977 N.S. (29)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Bandleader, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, English
Names/Places: b. in London; RN:Mark Feld; was Toby Tyler & Marc Bowland
Misc: big England star; some say b. 1948
Group Names: T. Rex (lead)
Song Titles: Bang a Gong (Get It On)

🏆🏀John Logan -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/1/1921 d.9/16/1977 (56)
NBA Coach, NBA Player

🎵Maria Callas -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/2/1923 d.9/16/1977 (53)
Opera Soprano
Names/Places: RLN:Calogeropoulos
Misc: revived classical coloratura roles in the mid-20th century with her lyrical and dramatic versatility.

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🏆⚾Bill Foster -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/12/1904 d.9/16/1978 (74)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Pitcher
Misc: Negro League top pitcher
Sports Teams: Memphis Red Sox (1923-24), Chicago American Giants (1923-30, 1932-35, 1937), Birmingham Black Barons (1925), Homestead Grays (1931), Kansas City Monarchs (1931), Pittsburgh Crawfords (1936)

🎭Rolfe Sedan -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/20/1896 d.9/16/1982 (86)
Actor
Misc: d. Sep 15?
TV Shows: Burns & Allen Show (as Mr. Beasley the mailman)

✍📰⚖Millicent Fenwick -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1910 d.9/16/1992 (82)
Writer, Editor, Congressperson
Misc: Vogue Editor; told us to "get out and vogue" decades before MaDonna did.

🏆🎱Willie Mosconi -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/27/1913 d.9/16/1993 (80)
Billiards Player
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia, PA
Misc: world titleholder 15 times from 1940-57; pocketed 5,226 consecutive balls in exhibition play; b. June 21?

🎭Jack Dodson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/16/1931 d.9/16/1994 (63)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
TV Shows: The Andy Griffith Show (as Howard Sprague), Mayberry RFD (as Howard Sprague), All's Fair

🎵🎷Bernie Leighton -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/30/1921 d.9/16/1994 (73)
Bandleader, Jazz Pianist

🎭Gene Nelson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/24/1920 d.9/16/1996 (76)
Movie Actor, Movie Director, Dancer
Names/Places: b. in Seattle, WA; RLN:Berg; d. Sep 16?
TV Shows: Oklahoma (as Will Parker)

McGeorge Bundy -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/30/1919 N.S. d.9/16/1996 N.S. (77)
Statesman, Government Official, Educator
Misc: national security advisor

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🎭Terence Cooper -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1933 d.9/16/1997 (64)
Actor, Irish
Movie Titles: Casino Royale

🎭Dori Brenner -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/16/1946 d.9/16/2000 (53)
Actress
TV Shows: Cassie & Company

🎭Samuel Z. Arkoff -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/12/1918 d.9/16/2001 (83)
Film Executive, Movie Producer
Movie Titles: I Was a Teenage Werewolf, Beach Blanket Bingo

🎭Tony Martinez -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/27/1920 d.9/16/2002 (82)
Actor, Puerto Rican
TV Shows: The Real McCoys (as Pepino Garcia)

🎭James Gregory -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/23/1911 d.9/16/2002 (90)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: The Lawless Years (as Barney), Paul Lynde Show (as TR Scott), Barney Miller (as Insp. Luger), Detective School (as Nick Hannigan)

🎭Ron Landry -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/24/1934 d.9/16/2002 (67)
Comedian, Radio Talk Show Host
Misc: of Hudson and Landry team

📰🎭🎵Sheb Wooley -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/10/1921 d.9/16/2003 (82)
Publisher, TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Songwriter, Radio Disc Jock, Bandleader, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Erick, OK; RFN:Shelby F., Comic as Ben Colder
Song Titles: The Purple People Eater
TV Shows: Rawhide (as Pete Nolan), Hee Haw (composer & regular 1969)

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

🎭🎵Constance Moore -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/18/1921 d.9/16/2005 (84)
Movie Actress, Singer

💰🎵Norman Whitfield -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1941 d.9/16/2008 (67)
Executive, Music Producer, Songwriter
Misc: co-wrote a string of Motown classics including "War" and "I Heard It Through The Grapevine."

✍🎵Mary Travers -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/9/1936 d.9/16/2009 (72)
Author, Political Activist, Composer, Songwriter, Folk Singer
Names/Places: b. in Louisville, KY
Misc: some say b. Nov 7, 1937
Group Names: Peter Paul & Mary

🎨Tom Wilson -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/1/1931 d.9/16/2011 (80)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: creator of Ziggy
Book Titles: Ziggy

🏆🏀Dave Gavitt -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/26/1937 d.9/16/2011 (73)
Hall of Famer, NBA Executive, College Basketball Coach
Misc: Dartmouth and Providence coach who formed Big East Conference in 1979; U.S. Olympic coach in 1980; chairman of NCAA tournament committee (1981-84); as president of USA Basketball (1988-92), he was primary force behind sending Dream Team to '92 Olympics
Sports Teams: Boston Celtics (executive, 1990-1994)

🎭John Ingle -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/7/1928 d.9/16/2012 (84)
Soap Actor, TV/Movie/Stage Actor
TV Shows: General Hospital (as Edward Quartermaine 1993-2012)

🎵🎷Jimmy Ponder -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/10/1946 d.9/16/2013 N.S. (67)
Jazz Guitarist

🏆🏒Bob Cleary -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/21/1936 d.9/16/2015 N.S. (79)
Hall of Famer, Hockey Figure, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: RN:Robert Barry Cleary
Misc: (Olympic-gold-1960)

🎵Lady Bo -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/14/1940 N.S. d.9/16/2015 N.S. (75)
Guitarist
Names/Places: RN: Peggy Jones

Edward F. Albee -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/12/1928 d.9/16/2016 N.S. (88)
Author, Dramatist/Playwright
Names/Places: b. in Washington, D.C.; RN:Edward Franklin Albee III
Book Titles: The Zoo Story, The Sandbox, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

W. P. Kinsella -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/25/1935 N.S. d.9/16/2016 N.S. (81)
Author, Novelist, Short Story Writer, Canadian
Book Titles: Shoeless Joe

🎵🎸Jerry Corbetta -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/23/1947 d.9/16/2016 N.S. (68)
Songwriter, Pianist, Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Sugarloaf

🎭Frank Parker -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1939 N.S. d.9/16/2018 N.S. (79)
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 2009
TV Shows: Days of Our Lives (as Shawn Brady)

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🎵Big Jay McNeely -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/29/1927 N.S. d.9/16/2018 N.S. (91)
Hall of Famer, Tenor-sax, Bandleader, Blues Guitarist

📰Sander Vanocur -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/8/1928 N.S. d.9/16/2019 N.S. (91)
Newscaster, Journalist, Columnist
Misc: NBC News, Washington Post

🎨🎭🎵John Cohen -- Death 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

✍📰🎭🎵Stanley Crouch -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1945 N.S. d.9/16/2020 N.S. (74)
Writer, Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, Poet, Columnist, Biographer, Teacher, Actor, Drummer
Book Titles: Don't the Moon Look Lonesome?

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1961, 😀 “Donald, Where's Your Troosers” by Andy Stewart peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “(Hot S***) Country Grammar” by Nelly peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “A Rock And Roll Fantasy” by The Kinks peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Aaron's Party (Come Get It)” by Aaron Carter peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Beautiful Sunday” by Daniel Boone peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Black And White” by Three Dog Night peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Bounce With Me” by Lil Bow Wow Featuring Xscape peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Close The Door” by Teddy Pendergrass peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Don't Wanna Lose You” by Gloria Estefan peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Fool (If You Think It's Over)” by Chris Rea peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Frankie And Johnny” by Brook Benton peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Got To Get You Into My Life” by Earth, Wind And Fire peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Hurt” by Timi Yuro peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “I Just Don't Understand” by Ann-Margret peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “I Like It, I Love It” by Tim McGraw peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “I'll Never Smile Again” by The Platters peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Just What I Needed” by The Cars peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Kissin' On The Phone” by Paul Anka peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Look What You Made Me Do” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Making Every Minute Count” by Spanky And Our Gang peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1950, “Mona Lisa” by Victor Young With Don Cherry peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Museum” by Herman's Hermits peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Music” by Madonna peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “My True Story” by The Jive Five peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Pop That Thang” by The Isley Brothers peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “San Franciscan Nights” by Eric Burdon And The Animals peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Shower Me With Your Love” by Surface peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Soul Provider” by Michael Bolton peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Strip That Down” by Liam Payne And Quavo peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “That's The Way” by Katrina And The Waves peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “There Is A Mountain” by Donovan peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Things I Should Have Said” by The Grass Roots peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Twelve Thirty (Young Girls Are Coming To The Canyon)” by The Mamas And The Papas peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “You're My Everything” by The Temptations peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “You're Still A Young Man” by Tower Of Power peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Zip Code” by Five Americans peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1972, 😀 “Beat Me, Daddy, Eight To The Bar” by Commander Cody peaked at number 82 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, 😀 “You Don't Mess Around With Jim” by Jim Croce peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Big Cold Wind” by Pat Boone peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Black Land Farmer” by Wink Martindale peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Brown-Eyed Girl” by Van Morrison peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Cold Hearted” by Paula Abdul peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Come Back When You Grow Up” by Bobby Vee And The Strangers peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Concrete Sea” by Terry Jacks peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Don't Wanna Lose You” by Gloria Estefan peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Every Little Bit Hurts” by The Spencer Davis Group peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Far Away” by Nickelback peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Fool (If You Think It's Over)” by Chris Rea peaked at number 15 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Gangsta's Paradise” by Coolio Featuring L.V. peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

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

In 1995, “I Wish” by Skee-Lo peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Join Together” by The Who peaked at number 18 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Keep On Movin'” by Soul II Soul Featuring Caron Wheeler peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)” by The Hollies peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Look What You Made Me Do” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Mexico” by Bob Moore And His Orchestra peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Music” by Madonna peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Ode To Billie Joe” by Bobbie Gentry peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Reflections” by Diana Ross And The Supremes peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Saturday In The Park” by Chicago peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Shame” by Evelyn 'Champagne' King peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Swish Swish” by Katy Perry Featuring Nicki Minaj peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Two Tickets To Paradise” by Eddie Money peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “You're My Everything” by The Temptations peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2000, 😀 “I Want Candy” by Aaron Carter peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, 😀 “The Time Warp” by Damian peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “...Ready For It?” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “1-2-3-4 Get With The Wicked” by Richard Blackwood peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Ain't Gonna Wash For A Week” by Brook Brothers peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Ain't No Sunshine” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Bossy” by Kelis Featuring Too $hort peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Boys” by Charli XCX peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “British Hustle” by Hi Tension peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Bullet In The Gun 2000” by Planet Perfecto peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Can I Touch You...There?” by Michael Bolton peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Can't Get The Best Of Me / Highlife” by Cypress Hill peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Chasing Cars” by Snow Patrol peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Close To You” by Whigfield peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Colours Of The Wind” by Vanessa Williams peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Dear Jessie” by Rollergirl peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Disillusion” by Badly Drawn Boy peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Don't Kill The Whale” by Yes peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Ebad Habit” by ATFC Presents Onephatdeeva peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Every Day (I Love You More)” by Jason Donovan peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Everybody On The Floor (Pump It)” by Tokyo Ghetto Pussy peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Find Me” by Jam And Spoon peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Galaxy Of Love” by The Crown Heights Affair peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Get Myself Into It” by Rapture peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Got A Feeling” by Patrick Juvet peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Heroes And Villains” by The Beach Boys peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Hong Kong Garden” by Siouxsie And The Banshees peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Hooks In You” by Marillion peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “How Many Tears” by Bobby Vee peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “I Don't Feel Like Dancin'” by Scissor Sisters peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Need Your Lovin'” by Alyson Williams peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “I Thought It Was You” by Herbie Hancock peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “I'll Stick Around” by Foo Fighters peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “It Doesn't Matter” by Wyclef Jean Featuring The Rock And Melky Sedeck peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “It's Four In The Morning” by Faron Young peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “It's Gonna Be Me” by *N Sync peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “It's Not That Easy” by Lemar peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Joe” by Inspiral Carpets peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Lady (Hear Me Tonight)” by Modjo peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Let's Get Down” by Mark Morrison peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Life Is Sweet” by The Chemical Brothers peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Like Lovers Do” by Lloyd Cole peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Living In Harmony” by Cliff Richard peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)” by The Hollies peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Lovesong” by The Cure peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Lucy” by Jealousy peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Mi gente” by J. Balvin And Willy William Featuring Beyoncé peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Mixed Emotions” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Moving Too Fast” by Supafly Inc peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Never Be Lonely” by The Feeling peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Party Up The World” by D:Ream peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Partyman” by Prince peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Personal Jesus” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Pour Que Tu M'Aimes Encore (To Love Me Again)” by Céline Dion peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Promiscuous” by Nelly Furtado Featuring Timbaland peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Rain” by The Script peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Rough With The Smooth” by Shara Nelson peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Rudebox” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Set Me Free” by Lorenz peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Sky” by Sonique peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Sorry Not Sorry” by Demi Lovato peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Sowing The Seeds Of Love” by Tears For Fears peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Spirit” by J Hus peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Spit It Out” by Slipknot peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Starlight” by Muse peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Stayin' Alive” by N-Trance Featuring Ricardo Da Force peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Sugar Me” by Lynsey De Paul peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Tell Me Why” by Cappella peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “The World We Knew (Over And Over)” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Too Busy Thinking About My Baby” by Mardi Grass peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “True Love” by Terry Lightfoot peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “U Girls” by Nush peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Unforgivable Sinner” by Lene Marlin peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Virginia Plain” by Roxy Music peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Wifey” by Next peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Wild In The Country / I Feel So Bad” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “You Keep Me Hangin' On” by Vanilla Fudge peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “You're The One That I Want” by Hylda Baker And Arthur Mullard peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, 😀 “Bat Attack '89” by The Crime Fighters Inc. peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “...Ready For It?” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Animals” by Nickelback peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Another Night On The Road / Winnipeg Sidestep” by The Sherbs (as Sherbet) peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1950, “Bamboo” by Vaughn Monroe peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Bossy” by Kelis Featuring Too $hort peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Can I Touch You...There?” by Michael Bolton peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Colors Of The Wind” by Vanessa Williams peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Communication” by John Farnham And Danni'elle peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Conquistador” by Procol Harum With The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Copacabana (Short Version) / Copacabana (Long Version)” by Barry Manilow peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Cry Softly Lonely One” by Roy Orbison peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1950, “God's Country” by Al Jolson or Phil Harris peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1972, “How Can I Be Sure” by David Cassidy peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Don't Want A Lover” by Texas peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “I Turn To You” by Melanie C. peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “I Will Love Again” by Lara Fabian peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Last One Standing” by Girl Thing peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Lonely” by Shannon Noll peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Mixed Emotions” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Oh Babe, What Would You Say?” by Hurricane Smith peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Oh Kamikaze” by Something For Kate peaked at number 39 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Paninaro '95” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Pass You By” by Boyz II Men peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Pour Some Sugar On Me” by Def Leppard peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1950, “Quicksilver” by Bing Crosby And The Andrews Sisters peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Respect” by Aretha Franklin peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Rock DJ” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Rome Wasn't Built In A Day” by Morcheeba peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Rudebox” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Shackles (Praise You)” by Mary Mary peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Singin' In The Rain (Part 1) / Singin' In The Rain (Part 2)” by Sheila And B. Devotion peaked at number 23 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Smokey Mokes” by The Joy Boys peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Sorry Not Sorry” by Demi Lovato peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Take Me Back 'Ome” by Slade peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Tell Me Baby” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Only One” by Transvision Vamp peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Together” by Connie Francis peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Vow” by Garbage peaked at number 32 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Warped” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1950, “Wilhelmina” by Danny Kaye or Freddy Martin peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “You Are Not Alone” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) Featuring Caron Wheeler” by Soul II Soul peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Bank Account” by 21 Savage peaked at number 39 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Black Fingernails Red Wine” by Eskimo Joe peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Come Back” by Garageland peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Dance With Me” by Peter Brown With Betty Wright peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Dancing The Night Away” by Leo Sayer peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Fill Me In” by Craig David peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Friends” by Jody Watley With Eric B. And Rakim peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Hey Ladies” by Beastie Boys peaked at number 37 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Like It” by Dino peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “I Write Sins Not Tragedies” by Panic! At The Disco peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Let Your Yeah Be Yeah” by Ali Campbell peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Little Jackie Wants To Be A Star” by Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Mind Blowing Decisions” by Heatwave peaked at number 35 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “New Rules” by Dua Lipa peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Now The Sun Is Out” by Greg Johnson peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “On Our Own” by Bobby Brown peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Over My Head (Cable Car)” by The Fray peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Questions” by Chris Brown peaked at number 33 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Rock And Roll Is Dead” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Sorry Not Sorry” by Demi Lovato peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Sundown” by Elwood peaked at number 34 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Telephone Booth” by Ian Moss peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Too Much” by Bros peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Warped” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “You And Me My Friend” by Donald Reid peaked at number 37 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “You Got It (The Right Stuff)” by New Kids On The Block peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1978, “You” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 36 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1972, 😀 “Troglodyte (Cave Man)” by The Jimmy Castor Bunch peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “All The Young Dudes” by Mott The Hoople peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Breathless” by The Corrs peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Dancing In The City” by Marshall Hain peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “French Kiss” by Lil Louis peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1967, “I'll Never Fall In Love Again” by Tom Jones peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “No Fronts” by Dog Eat Dog peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Penelopie” by Poppys peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Round In Circles” by Highlight peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Shimmy Shake” by 740 Boyz Featuring 2 In A Room peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Stars” by Charly Lownoise And Mental Theo peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Sultans Of Swing” by Dire Straits peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Superstring” by Cygnus X peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Taboo” by The Walkers peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “The Lonely One” by Alice Deejay peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Vaya con Dios” by The Cats peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Veronica” by Cornelis Vreeswijk peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “You've Got A Friend” by René Froger And Friends peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2000, 😀 “Bumble Bees” by Aqua peaked at number 34 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “7 Days” by Craig David peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Around The World (La La La La La)” by ATC peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Destination Eschaton” by The Shamen peaked at number 26 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Don't Let The Feeling Go” by Nightcrawlers Featuring John Reid peaked at number 30 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Kiss From A Rose” by Seal peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Nitar And läder” by Magnus Uggla peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Oh, Baby All” by Sonic Dream Collective peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Out Of Your Mind” by True Steppers And Dane Bowers Featuring Victoria Beckham peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Runaway” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 25 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1967, 😀 “I Was Kaiser Bill's Batman” by Whistling Jack Smith peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, 😀 “Me, Myself And I” by De La Soul peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, 😀 “Swing The Mood” by Jive Bunny And The Mastermixers peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1967, “A Whiter Shade Of Pale” by Procol Harum peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1967, “All You Need Is Love” by The Beatles peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Alternate Title (Randy Scouse Git)” by The Monkees peaked at number 14 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Back To Life (However Do You Want Me) Featuring Caron Wheeler” by Soul II Soul peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Cuore matto” by Little Tony peaked at number 15 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Flamenco Turistico” by Stefanie Werger peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Give Love A Second Chance” by Luisa Fernandez peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me, Kill Me” by U2 peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Kleine Maus” by Das Modul peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Love Is A Shield” by Camouflage peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Mama Leone” by Bino peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1978, “No Hollywood Movie” by Lesley Hamilton peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1978, “On Broadway” by George Benson peaked at number 22 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Pictures Of Lily” by The Who peaked at number 9 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Planet Love” by Intermission peaked at number 26 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Schenk mir ein Souvenir” by Roy Black peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Sealed With A Kiss” by Jason Donovan peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Tu” by Umberto Tozzi peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Verbotene Träume” by Peter Alexander peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Wie es geht” by Die Ärzte peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1978, “You're The One That I Want” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, 😀 “Batdance” by Prince peaked at number 5 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, 😀 “Scatman's World” by Scatman John peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Generation Of Love” by Masterboy peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Hard As A Rock” by AC/DC peaked at number 26 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “La voie du mellow” by Mellowman peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Megamix” by Imagination peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Melody Tempo Harmony” by Bernard Lavilliers / Jimmy Cliff peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Think Of You” by Whigfield peaked at number 25 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1978, “5-7-0-5” by City Boy peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Fantasy” by Mariah Carey peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Goldrush” by Angel [UK II] peaked at number 17 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Graveyard Paradise” by 1-2-6 peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2000, “It's Gonna Be Me” by *N Sync peaked at number 11 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Jackson” by Nancy Sinatra And Lee Hazlewood peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Kiss From A Rose” by Seal peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Toy Soldiers” by Martika peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “You Are Not Alone” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, 😀 “Swing The Mood” by Jive Bunny And The Mastermixers peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, 😀 “The Real Slim Shady” by Eminem peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Boom Boom Boom” by The Outhere Brothers peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Don't Let The Feeling Go” by Nightcrawlers Featuring John Reid peaked at number 25 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Hello-A” by Mouth And MacNeal Philips peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “I Believe (uuh!)” by Celvin Rotane peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “I Turn To You” by Melanie C. peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “London Nights” by London Boys peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Love Machine” by Supermax peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Rock And Roll Is Dead” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 24 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Toy Soldiers” by Martika peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Try Me Out” by Corona peaked at number 23 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “You'll Never Stop Me Loving You” by Sonia peaked at number 21 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

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In 1620, By some sources, The Mayflower departed from Plymouth, England, for the New World (North America). On board were 102 passengers, “pilgrims” seeking religious freedom in America, and a small crew. Captain Miles Standish was in command of the vessel. While vicious storms encountered en route caused serious doubt about the wisdom of continuing, the Mayflower reached Cape Cod, Massachusetts, on December 21 and discharged the Pilgrims in whatʹs now Plymouth, Massachusetts, five days later.

In 1840, The term “O.K.” was OKd as a term. “The O.K. Club” was organized as a new Democratic political group. The initials stood for the birthplace of president Martin Van Buren, that is, Old Kinderhook, New York; so the city could be O.K.N.Y.

In 1857, The song “Jingle Bells” by James Pierpont was copyrighted under its original title, “One Horse Open Sleigh.” (The song, while considered a Christmastime perennial, was actually written by Pierpont for Thanksgiving.)

In 1906, The Magnetic South Pole was discovered by Roald Amundsen.

In 1909, William Howard Taft became the first U.S. president to attend a baseball game: The New York Giants vs.the Chicago Cubs.

In 1911, R.C., “Alexanderʹs Ragtime Band” hits number one on the pop singles chart by Arthur Collins and Byron Harlan.

In 1914, “Candid Camera” creator and host Allen Funt was born in Brooklyn, New York. While serving in World War II and working with hidden microphones and concealed wire recorders, Funt came up with the idea for the “Candid Microphone” radio show, and its successor on television (1951-54; 1960-67). “Candid Camera” made a brief reappearance in 1991 with Dom DeLuise as co-host, and then was then revived again for a short by Funtʹs son Peter in 1998. Allen Funt died on September 5, 1999.

In 1922, A deal is signed with Pictorial Clubs of Tennessee to produce six Laugh-O-gram films for $11,000. Only $100 was specified as downpayment, with the remainder to be paid on January 1, 1924.

In 1931, The Silly Symphony film, “The Clock Store” is completed. Also known as “In A Clock Store”.

In 1933, The Silly Symphony film, “The Pied Piper” is released.

In 1934, Donald Duck is introduced to comic strips in the Silly Symphony Sunday edition.

In 1949, Wile E. Coyote begins his hunt for the elusive Road Runner, Cartoon Characters, in 'Fast and Furry-ousʹ by Warner Bros.

In 1951, “Sky King”, TV Childrens, adventure; debut on NBC.

In 1955, Play-Doh introduced. Was Gumby made of this?

In 1956, Bruce Gyngell launched Australian television, introducing viewers to the new medium on this date with the words: “Ladies and gentlemen, good evening and welcome to television.” Gyngell later became international chairman of the Nine Network, a post he retained until he died in his adopted home of London. He was awarded an Order of Australia medal in 2000 for his services to Australiaʹs television industry. He died in August 2000.

In 1957, R.C., “Rocking Pneumonia And The Boogie Woogie Flu” by Huey Smith and The Clowns peaked at #52 on the pop singles chart.

In 1961, The TV legal drama series “The Defenders,” starring E.G. Marshall and Robert Reed, premiered on CBS.

In 1963, There is nothing wrong with your monitor. “Do not attempt to adjust the picture. We are controlling the transmission. We will control the horizontal. We will control the vertical…You are about to experience the awe and mystery which reaches from the inner mind to The Outer Limits.” Premiering tonight on ABC.

In 1964, Inspired by the success of British Invasion groups on the “Ed Sullivan Show,” the “Shindig” hip music show produced by Jack Good premiered on ABC-TV with guests Sam Cooke, The Everly Brothers, The Righteous Brothers, The Wellingtons, Bobby Sherman and comic, Alan Sues. The show featured go-go dancers, British and American rock acts, Jimmie OʹNeill, and the house band called the Shindogs. Within a few months NBC has an imitation, “Hullabaloo.”

In 1964, The British Invasion was underway. The ANIMALS topped the U.S. pop charts with “The House of the Rising Sun.” Back in the United Kingdom, the KINKS were topping the English charts with “You Really Got Me.” It would be almost a month before it debuted in the Billboard Top 40.

In 1965, Gilliganʹs Island episode #37. “Gilliganʹs Mother-in-Law”. A native family from another island comes seeking a husband for their lovely, large, robust daughter. This is the first episode filmed in color.

In 1965, The Rolling Stones open the second season of “Shindig!” by performing “Satisfaction.” Also on the show are the Kinks, Byrds and Everly Brothers.

In 1965, “Eight Days A Week” single by The Beatles was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1965, “Laredo”, TV Western Drama; debut on NBC.

In 1965, “My Three Sons”, TV Comedy; moved to CBS. The first episode on its new network features the wedding of eldest son Mike (Tim Considine).

In 1965, “O.K. Crackerby!”, TV Comedy; debut on ABC.

In 1965, “The Dean Martin Show” debuted on NBC-TV this night. It was a weekly variety show that continued on the network for nine years. Regulars over the years were The Goldiggers, Ken Lane, The Ding-a-Ling Sisters, Tom Bosley, Dom DeLuise, Nipsey Russell, Rodney Dangerfield and Les Brown and His Band. The theme song? “Everybody Loves Somebody”. Joining Dino in his second season are a bunch of leggy dancers with a politically incorrect name: the Golddiggers.

In 1967, A British radio station mistakenly announces that Englebert Humperdinck had died in a car crash

In 1967, “Little Ole Man (Uptight-Everythingʹs Alr”, by Bill Cosby entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1967, The TV series “Mannix,” starring Mike Connors as a private investigator, premiered on CBS.

In 1968, “The Andy Griffith Show” was seen for the final time this night on CBS-TV. Sheriff Andy Taylor (Griffith), Opie (Ron Howard), Aunt Bee (Frances Bavier), Barney Fife (Don Knotts), Goober Pyle (George Lindsey), Floyd Lawson (Howard McNear) and the rest of the gang from Mayberry, North Carolina, are still seen regularly on TV through syndication.

In 1968, “The Lucy Show”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS. She returned shortly with “Hereʹs Lucy.”

In 1968, “The Rat Patrol”, TV Adventure; last aired on ABC. Rats!

In 1968, Republican presidential nominee Richard Nixon exclaimed, “Sock it to ME?” in a taped bit for the NBC-TV comedy program “Rowan and Martinʹs Laugh-In.”

In 1969, “N.Y.P.D.”, TV Crime Drama; last aired on ABC. It became “Blue” 24 years later.

In 1969, “The Debbie Reynolds Show”, TV Comedy; debut on NBC.

In 1970, “McCloud”, TV Crime Drama; debut on NBC.

In 1970, “The Smothers Brothers Summer Show”, TV Variety, last aired on ABC. Summer ended, so did the show.

In 1970, “UFO” began airing on ITV

In 1970, A “Melody Maker” poll finds that Led Zeppelin has replaced the Beatles as the U.K.'s most popular group-the first time the Beatles havenʹt been number one in eight years.

In 1970, Jimi Hendrix makes his final public appearance, jamming with Eric Burdon and War at Ronnie Scottʹs club in London.

In 1971, “Longstreet”, TV Crime Drama; debut on ABC.

In 1971, “Owen Marshall”, TV General Drama, Counselor at Law; debut on ABC.

In 1971, “Whoʹs Next” album by The Who was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1972, Penny Marshall appears the debut of CBS-TVʹs The Bob Newhart Show in “Fly Unfriendly Skies”.

In 1972, R.C., “Black and White” by Three Dog Night peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Bridget Loves Bernie”, TV Comedy; debut on CBS. It was the first series about a mixed marriage.

In 1972, “Kid Power”, TV Cartoon Show; debut on ABC.

In 1972, “The Brady Kids”, TV Cartoon Show; debut on ABC. It featured the original six Brady kids with a couple of Asian pandas and a magician bird who doesnʹt get his tricks right.

In 1972, “The Streets Of San Francisco”, TV Crime Drama; debut on ABC. A Quinn Martin production.

In 1972, The Temptationsʹ “All Directions” enters the LP charts. The album features the number one single, “Papa Was A Rollin' Stone.”

In 1973, “The New Perry Mason”, TV Crime Drama; debut on CBS.

In 1974, During the Vietnam War, many young men left the United States rather than be drafted into military service. It was on this date that President Ford offered conditional amnesty to those draft evaders, saying they could come home if they performed up to two years of public service.

In 1975, Papua New Guinea, previously under Australian administration, becomes an independent nation.

In 1977, “I Robot” album by Alan Parsons Project was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1977, “Sanford Arms”, TV Comedy; debut on NBC after Redd Foxx and Demond Wilson left; it bombed.

In 1977, “Wonder Woman”, TV Adventure; moved to CBS.

In 1977, NEW YORK ENTERTAINMENT Comic STEVE MARTIN performs at AVERY FISHER HALL of Lincoln Center. Singer JOHN SEBASTIAN is his opening act [tickets, $6.50-8.50]

In 1978, Filming on Monty Pythonʹs Life of Brian, begins.

In 1978, R.C., “A Rock ʹNʹ Roll Fantasy” by The Kinks peaked at #30 on the pop singles chart.

In 1978, R.C., “Got To Get You Into My Life” by Earth Wind and Fire peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1978, R.C., “Just What I Needed” by The Cars peaked at #27 on the pop singles chart.

In 1978, “30 Minutes”, TV Childrens; debut on CBS.

In 1979, Rap, The New York City ghetto music in which the performers chant rhymed and rhythmical verses over prerecorded instrumental dance tracks, makes it onto vinyl with the release of the Sugar Hill Gangʹs “Rapperʹs Delight.” Sylvia Robinson (formerly of Mickey and Sylvia) formed the company to produce rap records despite industry warnings that rap had no commercial appeal. “Rappers Delight” was recorded over the instrumental break from Chicʹs “Good Times.” The single becomes a disco smash sellling two million copies in the U.S. It sampled a melody of Chicʹs “Good Times”, looped it endlessly, rhymed a story over it, and VOILA! Instant record.

In 1980, “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson” is shortened from 90 to 60 minutes, while the “Tomorrow Show with Tom Snyder” makes the leap from 60 to 90 minutes.

In 1981, Sugar Ray Leonard earned a TKO vs. Thomas Hearns in the 14th round in Las Vegas to unify the world welterweight title.

In 1983, A sportscaster and his consumer advocate wife arrive home from a Greek cruise and find seven-year-old “Webster” Long on their doorstep after his parents have been killed in a car accident with no next of kin, except godfather George Papadapolis. After an ABC executive spotted 12-year-old Emmanuel Lewis in a Burger King commercial, he signed Lewis immediately and ordered his writers to think up a series as soon as possible.

In 1984, “E/R”, TV Comedy; debut on CBS, ten years before a much better show of the same name without the forward slash in its name premiered on NBC.

In 1984, “Miami Vice”, TV Crime Drama, aka MTV Cops; debut on NBC starring Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas, and changed the way men looked. Crockett and Tubbs become the coolest cops in the history of television. Don Johnsonʹs Sonny, a vice cop with a two-day growth and expensive accessories, is on his way to meet a coke kingpin. He pulls his Ferrari over to a phone booth, calls his estranged wife, and says, “Caroline, I need to know something. It was real, wasnʹt it?” The answer is yes, but Sonny sadly shuffles back to his car and zooms through the glistening tropical night as Phil Collinsʹ “In the Air Tonight” plays at length. Stylized and atmospheric, this cop show introduced the adrenalized mood of MTV to prime time.

In 1984, “Punky Brewster” starring Soleli Moon Frye began airing on NBC

In 1985, “Break the Bank” began airing in syndication

In 1985, “G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero”, produced by Marvel Productions and Sunbow Productions began airing in syndication. It first aired as a two five-part miniseries in syndication on the week of September 12, 1983 and on a second week in 1984.

In 1985, “The Jetsons” returned to be airing new episodes in syndication for season two.

In 1989, On the cover of TV Guide: “Roseanne Barr and Bill Cosby”. Other Articles: Jeanetta Arnette, Quantum Leap

In 1989, “Rude Dog and The Dweebs”, TV Cartoon Show; debut on CBS.

In 1989, “Sister Kate”, TV Comedy; debut on NBC.

In 1989, “The California Raisins Show” began airing on CBS

In 1990, “Captain Planet and the Planteers” TV Cartoon debut on TNT.

In 1991, The late night game show “Personals” debuts on CBS with host Michael Bergen. A bargain-basement rip-off of the popular “Studs,” “Personals” gets by for a little over a season solely on its goofy charm. In the final round of the game, contestants must earn their vacation or wind up with the showʹs gag prize, a limo ride for a date at Pinkʹs Hot Dog Stand on La Brea.

In 1991, “Candid Camera” returned to be airing new episodes in syndication.

In 1991, “New Candid Camera”, TV Variety; debut in syndication with Dom Deluise, lasted a year.

In 1991, “Smith and Jones”, TV Comedy, TV Variety; debut on CBS. It lasted a month.

In 1991, “The Jenny Jones Show”, TV Talk Show, debut in syndication.

In 1992, “Greatest Hits” album by Ray Stevens was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1993, “The Sinbad Show”, TV Comedy; debut on Fox.

In 1993, Cheers spinoff Frasier, starring Kelsey Grammer and David Hyde Pierce, debuted on NBC. The Emmy-winning sitcom ran for 11 seasons.

In 1994, In Montebello, California, a 3,960 pound burrito was made measuring 3,055.4 feet long.

In 1995, Marks the day D.T. got his very own website that he authors at what was once Geopages aka bhi90210, then Geocities (he was lent space on Interprep last month, but this time D.T. can upload his stuff himself). The first sections that he opened include Southern California Radio/TV, Doctor Demento, and Today in All Kinds of History as itʹs called now. It has since expanded to cover a parody of TV Guide, a page about the 70's family Eight is Enough, Funny Stuff and Junk, a page for Weird Al Yankovic and Whimsical Will, Optical Illusions, Celebrity Autographs he received, Valerie Bertinelli, Wacky Packages, The Demented Datebook, and other stuff to be named later or he canʹt recall since he has too many pages to keep track of anyway.

In 1995, “Brotherly Love,” starring real-life brothers Joey, Matthew and Andy Lawrence in a stepfamily sitcom, debut on NBC.

In 1995, “Masked Rider” TV Cartoon debut on Fox.

In 1995, “Really Wild Animals” TV Childrens debut on CBS.

In 1995, “Santo Bugito” TV Cartoon debut on CBS.

In 1995, “The Twisted Tales of Felix The Cat” TV Cartoon debut on CBS.

In 1995, “Timon and Pumbaa” began airing on CBS

In 1996, “Cosby” TV sitcom premiered on CBS

In 1996, “Judge Judy” debut in syndication

In 1997, “Whatʹs Your Name” album by Adam Sandler was released

In 2000, The opening games of the 27th Summer Olympic Games from Sydney, Australia was televised on NBC, opposite ABCʹs showing of “Spy Hard” featuring “Weird Al” Yankovic singing the theme song.

In 2003, Actor/songwriter Sheb Wooley dies in Nashville of leukemia, after being hospitalized the day before. He is 82. His biggest radio hit was “Flying Purple People Eater,” which spent six weeks atop the Hot 100 in 1958.

In 2004, “Drew Careyʹs Green Screen” premiered on WB netlet.

In 2005, “Youppi!”, who got his start at Olympic Stadium, is named as the first official mascot of the Montreal Canadiens, becoming the first to ever switch from Major League Baseball to the NHL. The acquisition, reportedly at the cost of six figures, is made possible when the Expos leave the hairy orange arm-waving giant behind in favor of an eagle called “Screech” when they moved to Washington, D.C. to become the Nationals.

In 2015, “Moonbeam City” began airing on Comedy Central

The Holiday Almanacs September 16, 2021

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Yom Kippur
Feast of SS. Cornelius, pope (251-53), and Cyprian, bishop, martyrs.
National Coasts Weeks (Day 5)
National Housekeepers Week (Day 5)
[Hispanics] National Hispanic Heritage Week (Day 5)
[Malaysia, Singapore] Independence Day (1963)
[Mexico] Mexican Independence Day (1810), commerating Grito, the shout of independence from Father Hidalgo launching a revolution against the Spanish Colonial government.
[Oklahoma] Cherokee Strip Day (1893)
[Papua New Guinea] Independence Day (1975)
[USA] American Legion Charter Day (1919)
[USA] Play Doh Day.
Cherokee Strip Day
Mayflower Day
National Thank You Day
Singapore Independence Day (Britain 1963).
St. Ninian's Day.
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Wrinkled Raincoat Day (Peter Falk b. 1927)

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Gems: the sapphire and chrysolite.
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Meaning: the sentimental meaning of the sapphire is for wisdom, and the morning glory and the aster are for the promise of happiness.
Astrological sign: Libra: The Balance (9-23 thru 10-22); Ruling Planet: Venus. Element: Air. Traits: Charming, diplomatic, idealistic, indecisive. Body part associated with this sign: Reins. Occupations: Acting, the arts, law and legal activities, politics. The abbreviation of pound (lb.) comes from the word Libra because of the scales she holds.
Astrological sign: Virgo: The Virgin (8-23 thru 9-22); Symbol: The Virgin. Ruling Planet: Mercury. Element: Earth. Traits: Analytical, discriminating, modest, neat. Body part associated with this sign: The belly. Occupations: Editor, medicine, chemistry, research, accounting.
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