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The Big Datebook for November 8

Last Updated 01-01-2022

🎭Walter Mirisch -- is 101 in the year 2022 and 102 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1921
Movie Producer/Director

✍🎭Paolo Taviani -- is 91 in the year 2022 and 92 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1931
Screenwriter, Movie Director, Italian

💰🎭Alain Delon -- is 87 in the year 2022 and 88 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1935 N.S.
Businessperson, Movie Actor, Movie Producer/Director, French
Names/Places: Nathalie's ex-
Movie Titles: The Leopard, The Return Of Zorro

Edward George Gibson -- is 86 in the year 2022 and 87 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1936
Astronaut, Engineer, Physicist
Misc: Skylab 4

🎭Pleuni Touw -- is 84 in the year 2022 and 85 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1938
Actress, Dutch (Netherlands)

🏆🏀Thomas Ernest "Satch" Sanders -- is 84 in the year 2022 and 85 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1938 N.S.
Hall of Famer, NBA Coach, NBA Player, College Basketball Player
Sports Teams: Boston Celtics (1960-1973), Harvard (coach, 1973-1977), Boston Celtics (coach, 1978)

🎵Rodney Desborough Slater -- is 81 in the year 2022 and 82 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1941
Saxophonist, Trumpeter
Group Names: The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band

🎭Margaret Ladd -- is 80 in the year 2022 and 81 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1942
Actress
TV Shows: Falcon Crest (as Emma Channing)

🏆🏁🏇Angel Cordero Jr. -- is 80 in the year 2022 and 81 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1942
Jockey, Puerto Rican
Names/Places: b. in Santurce
Misc: won over 6000 races & $100,000,000 purses; leading money winner, '76, '82-83; third on all-time list with 7,057 wins in 38,646 starts; won Kentucky Derby 3 times, Preakness twice and Belmont once; 2-time Eclipse Award winner (1982-83).

🎵J. J. (Soul Singer) Jackson -- is 80 in the year 2022 and 81 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1942 N.S.
Songwriter, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN:Jerome Louis Jackson
Misc: not the MTV VJ

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🎭🎵Bonnie Lynn Bramlett -- is 78 in the year 2022 and 79 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1944
Actress, Singer
Names/Places: aka Bonnie Sheridan; RN:Bonnie Lynn O'Farrell
Group Names: Delaney and Bonnie, soloist
TV Shows: Roseanne (as Bonnie)

🎭Luba Goy -- is 77 in the year 2022 and 78 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1945
Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Canadian, German
Misc: of The Royal Canadian Air Farce
TV Shows: The Care Bears Family, The Royal Canadian Air Farce

🎵Butch Rillera -- is 77 in the year 2022 and 78 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1945
Rhythm and Blues Drummer
Misc: NOT b. Oct 8
Group Names: Redbone

🎵🎸Roy Wood -- is 76 in the year 2022 and 77 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1946
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Composer/Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Cellist, Classic Rock Singer, Rock & Roll Guitarist, English
Names/Places: RN:Roy Oliver Ulysses Adrian Wood
Group Names: The Move, Elecric Light Orchestra, Wizzard, soloist

🎵🎸John "The Figure" Martin -- is 76 in the year 2022 and 77 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1946
Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Dr. Feelgood

✍💰🎭David J. Burke -- is 74 in the year 2022 and 75 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1948
Writer, Screenwriter, Executive, Producer, Director
TV Shows: Wiseguy, SeaQuest 2032
Movie Titles: Edison, Women vs. Men

Wayne Lapierre -- is 74 in the year 2022 and 75 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1948
Author
Misc: gun rights advocate; National Rifle Association official

🎵🎸Bonnie Raitt -- is 73 in the year 2022 and 74 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1949
Hall of Famer, Composer/Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Blues-Rock Performer
Names/Places: MN:Lynn; b. in Los Angeles; John's daughter, Michael O'Keefe's ex-wife
Song Titles: Keep This Heart in Mind, No Way to Treat a Lady, Thing Called Love, Something to Talk About, Slow Ride, Love Sneakin' Up on You, I Can't Make You Love Me
Album Titles: Nick of Time, Luck of the Draw, Longing in Their Hearts

🎵Alan "Al" Berger -- is 73 in the year 2022 and 74 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1949
Singer, Bassist
Group Names: Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes

🎭🏆Mary Hart -- is 72 in the year 2022 and 73 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1950
TV Hostess, Exerciser
Names/Places: b. in Sioux Falls, SD; Burt Sugarman's wife
TV Shows: Entertainment Tonight

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🎵Gerald Alston -- is 71 in the year 2022 and 72 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1951 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Manhattans, soloist

🎵Larry Burnett -- is 71 in the year 2022 and 72 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1951
Songwriter, Adult-Pop Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Firefall

🎭Alfre Woodard -- is 70 in the year 2022 and 71 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1952
TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Tulsa, OK
TV Shows: St. Elsewhere (as Dr. Roxanne Turner)
Movie Titles: Grand Canyon, Heart & Souls, Crooklyn, How to Make an American Quilt, Primal Fear, Star Trek:First Contact, Mumford, K-PAX, The Core, The Forgotten, The Family That Preys, 12 Years a Slave

📰💰Christie Ann Hefner -- is 70 in the year 2022 and 71 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1952
Publisher, Executive
Names/Places: b. in Chicago; Hugh's daughter
Misc: Playboy CEO

Kazuo Ishiguro -- is 68 in the year 2022 and 69 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1954 N.S.
Author, Short Story Writer, Screenwriter, British, Japanese

🎵Rickie Lee Jones -- is 68 in the year 2022 and 69 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1954
Songwriter, Singer, Guitarist, Pop-Jazz Performer
Names/Places: b. in Chicago
Song Titles: Chuck E's in Love

🎵🎷Patricia Barber -- is 67 in the year 2022 and 68 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1955
Songwriter, Pianist, Bandleader, Blues Singer, Jazz Musician

🎭Randi Brooks -- is 66 in the year 2022 and 67 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1956
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1990
TV Shows: Wizards & Warriors, Last Precinct
Movie Titles: Tightrope, The Man With Two Brains, Cop, TerrorVision

🎵🎸Alan Graham Frew -- is 66 in the year 2022 and 67 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1956
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, Canadian
Misc: b. Aug 11?
Group Names: Glass Tiger (lead), soloist
Song Titles: Don't Forget Me (When I'm Gone), Thin Red Line, Someday, You're What I Look For, I'm Still Searching, Diamond Sun
Album Titles: The Thin Red Line, Diamond Sun

🎭Gigi Bermingham -- is 65 in the year 2022 and 66 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1957
Actress

🏆🏁🏊Timothy Andrew "Tim" Shaw -- is 65 in the year 2022 and 66 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1957 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, American

🎵🎸Pearl Thompson -- is 65 in the year 2022 and 66 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1957 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Keyboardist, Punk Rock Guitarist, English
Names/Places: born Porl Thompson; now known as Pearl Thompson
Group Names: The Cure

🎭Joseph "Joe" Shrand -- is 64 in the year 2022 and 65 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1958 N.S.
Personality
TV Shows: Zoom (1972)

🎵🎸Terry Lee Miall -- is 64 in the year 2022 and 65 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1958
Drummer, Punk Rock Performer, English
Group Names: Adam and the Ants

✍🎭🎵🎸Leif Garrett -- is 61 in the year 2022 and 62 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1961
Writer, Actor, Producer/Director, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: b. in Hollywood, CA
Misc: 1970s teen heartthrob appearred in all three Walking Tall movies
TV Shows: Three For The Road
Movie Titles: Walking Tall (series), Macon County Line, Peter Lundy, Outsiders

🏆🏈Paul (Football) Butcher -- is 59 in the year 2022 and 60 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1963
NFL Linebacker

🏆⚽Hugo Pérez -- is 59 in the year 2022 and 60 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1963
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, El Salvadorian

🏆⚾🏈Dwight Smith -- is 59 in the year 2022 and 60 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1963
MLB Player, NFL Wide Receiver

🏆🏈Chuck Cecil -- is 58 in the year 2022 and 59 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1964
NFL Safety

Erin Everly -- is 57 in the year 2022 and 58 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1965
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Don's daughter, Axl Rose's wife

🏆⚾Jeff Blauser -- is 57 in the year 2022 and 58 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1965
MLB Shortstop

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🏆🏒Mike Peluso -- is 57 in the year 2022 and 58 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1965
NHL Player, American

⚛💰🎭Gordon Ramsay -- is 56 in the year 2022 and 57 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1966 N.S.
Chef, Restaurateur, Personality, Scottish
TV Shows: Hell's Kitchen (ITV)

🎭Kamar de los Reyes -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1967
Actor, Puerto Rican

🎭Courtney Thorne-Smith -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1967
TV/Movie Actress
TV Shows: Day By Day, Melrose Place (as Alison Parker), Ally McBeal (as Georgia Thomas), According to Jim (as Cheryl), Two and a Half Men (as Lyndsey McElroy)

🏆🏈Jay Taylor -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1967 N.S.
NFL Cornerback

🏆⚾Eric Anthony -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1967
MLB Outfielder
Misc: had the first RBI (on a sacrifice fly) and the first hit (a home run) at Cleveland's Jacobs Field.

🏆⚾Henry Rodríguez -- is 55 in the year 2022 and 56 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1967 N.S.
MLB Outfielder, Venezuelan

Christopher Posey -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1968 N.S.
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: Parker's twin brother

🏆⚾José Offerman -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1968
MLB Shortstop, Dominican Republican

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🎭🎵Parker Posey -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1968
Actress, Musician
Movie Titles: Henry Fool, Dazed and Confuzed, Broken English, You've Got Mail, Scream 3, Superman Returns

🏆🏒Keith Jones -- is 54 in the year 2022 and 55 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1968
Hockey Announcer, NHL Player, Canadian

🎭Joe Duer -- is 53 in the year 2022 and 54 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1969
Actor
Movie Titles: Charlie's Angels (2000), John Q, Twisted, The Crooked Eye

🎭Roxana Zal -- is 53 in the year 2022 and 54 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1969
TV Actress

🏆🏈Devon McDonald -- is 53 in the year 2022 and 54 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1969
NFL Linebacker

🏆🏈Ricardo McDonald -- is 53 in the year 2022 and 54 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1969
NFL Linebacker

🎵🎸Jimmy Chaney -- is 53 in the year 2022 and 54 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1969
Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Jimmie's Chicken Shack

🏆🏈Qadry Ismail -- is 52 in the year 2022 and 53 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1970
NFL Wide Receiver
Names/Places: NN: The Missile

🎵Diana King -- is 52 in the year 2022 and 53 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1970
Rhythm and Blues Singer

🎭Benjamin King -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1971 N.S.
Actor, Director
TV Shows: Liv and Maddie (as Pete Rooney), Grey's Anatomy, Weeds, NCIS
Movie Titles: Leathal Weapon 4

🎭Gonzalo Menéndez -- is 51 in the year 2022 and 52 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1971 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: CSI: Miami (as Clavo Cruz), Colony, Breaking Bad (as Detective Kalanchoe)
Movie Titles: Act of Valor

🎭Gretchen Mol -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1972 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Chance
Movie Titles: Rounders, 3:10 to Yuma, Donnie Brasco, The Thirteenth Floor

🏆🏈Ken Blackman -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1972
NFL Guard

🎵🎸Scott Devendorf -- is 50 in the year 2022 and 51 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1972
Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: The National

📰David Muir -- is 49 in the year 2022 and 50 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1973
Newscaster, Journalist
TV Shows: ABC News, 20/20, ABC's World News Now

🏆⚾Edgardo Alfonzo -- is 49 in the year 2022 and 50 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1973
MLB Infielder, Baseball Coach, Venezuelan
Names/Places: NN: Fonzie

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🎭Matthew Rhys -- is 48 in the year 2022 and 49 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1974 N.S.
Actor, Welsh (Wales)
TV Shows: The Americans (as Philip Jennings), Brothers and Sisters (as Kevin Walker)
Movie Titles: Burnt, Titus

🏆🏁🏊Penelope "Penny" Heyns -- is 48 in the year 2022 and 49 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1974 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, South African

🎭Tara Reid -- is 47 in the year 2022 and 48 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1975
Actress, Producer
Movie Titles: Van Wilder: Party Liaison, A Return to Salem's Lot, The Big Lebowski, Sharknado, American Pie (series), Josie and the Pussycats, My Boss' Daughter

🏆🏀Brevin Knight -- is 47 in the year 2022 and 48 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1975
NBA Guard

🏆⚾Nick Punto -- is 45 in the year 2022 and 46 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1977 N.S.
MLB Infielder

🎵Bucky Covington -- is 45 in the year 2022 and 46 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1977
Country Singer
TV Shows: American Idol (contestant)

🎭Jennifer Banko -- is 44 in the year 2022 and 45 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1978
Actress

🎭Keir O'Donnell -- is 44 in the year 2022 and 45 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1978
Actor, Producer, Australian
Movie Titles: American Sniper, Wedding Crashers, Paul Blart: Mall Cop, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

🎭Dania Ramírez -- is 43 in the year 2022 and 44 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1979
Actress, Producer, Dominican Republican
TV Shows: Heroes, Devious Maids (as Rosie Falta), Entourage, The Sopranos
Movie Titles: Premium Rush, X-Men: The Last Tand, American Reunion; X-Men: The Last Stand

🎵🎸Laura Jane Grace -- is 42 in the year 2022 and 43 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1980 N.S.
Punk Rock Singer

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🎭Azura Skye -- is 41 in the year 2022 and 42 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1981
Actress
TV Shows: "Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane" (as Jane)
Movie Titles: Bandits, 28 Days, Red Dragon, One Missed Call

🎭🎮Connie Fletcher -- is 40 in the year 2022 and 41 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1982
Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
Video Games: L.A. Noire

🎭Chris Rankin -- is 39 in the year 2022 and 40 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1983
Actor, Producer, New Zealand
Movie Titles: Harry Potter (series)

Chloe Malle -- is 37 in the year 2022 and 38 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1985
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Candice Bergen and Louis Malle's daughter

🎭Jack Osbourne -- is 37 in the year 2022 and 38 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1985
Actor, English
Names/Places: Sharon and Ozzy's son, Kelly's brother
TV Shows: The Osbournes
Movie Titles: Austin Powers in Goldmember

🏆⚾Darwin Barney -- is 37 in the year 2022 and 38 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1985 N.S.
MLB Second Baseman
Misc: Gold Glove; active as of 2015
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers, Toronto Blue Jays

🏆🏈Sam Bradford -- is 35 in the year 2022 and 36 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1987 N.S.
NFL Quarterback, College Football Player
Misc: Heisman Trophy (2008)
Sports Teams: Oklahoma (college)

🎭🎵Jessica Lowndes -- is 34 in the year 2022 and 35 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1988
Actress, Pop Singer, Canadian
TV Shows: 90210 (as Adrianna Tate-Duncan)
Movie Titles: Altitude, The Prince, Autopsy

🏆⚾Giancarlo Stanton -- is 33 in the year 2022 and 34 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1989 N.S.
MLB Right Fielder
Misc: NL MVP 2017
Sports Teams: Miami Marlins (with a to-date largest contract in sports history record worth of $325 million for 13 years)

🎵SZA -- is 33 in the year 2022 and 34 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1989 N.S.
Rhythm and Blues Singer

🎭🎵Riker Lynch -- is 31 in the year 2022 and 32 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1991 N.S.
Actor, Pop Singer
TV Shows: Glee, Dancing with the Stars

🎵Lauren Alaina Suddeth -- is 28 in the year 2022 and 29 in the year 2023; b.11/8/1994 N.S.
Country Singer
Names/Places: aka:Lauren Alaina; RN:Lauren Alaina Kristine Suddeth
Song Titles: Barefoot and Buckwild
TV Shows: American Idol (2011)

🎭Jade Pettyjohn -- is 22 in the year 2022 and 23 in the year 2023; b.11/8/2000
Actress

Matilda Ramsay -- is 21 in the year 2022 and 22 in the year 2023; b.11/8/2001 N.S.
Chef
Names/Places: Tana and Gordon's daughter

🎭Van Crosby -- is 20 in the year 2022 and 21 in the year 2023; b.11/8/2002 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Splitting Up Together

Louise Alice Elizabeth Mary Mountbatten-Windsor -- is 19 in the year 2022 and 20 in the year 2023; b.11/8/2003
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Sophie Wessex and Prince Edward's daughter

Thomas Boone Quaid -- is 15 in the year 2022 and 16 in the year 2023; b.11/8/2007
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Kimberly and Dennis's son

Zoe Grace Quaid -- is 15 in the year 2022 and 16 in the year 2023; b.11/8/2007
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Kimberly and Dennis's daughter

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🎭Hortensia Colorado -- b.11/8/????
Actress

Sir Edmund Halley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/29/1656 O.S. or 11/8/1656 N.S. d.1/14/1742 (85)
Astronomer, Mathematician, English
Names/Places: b. in London, England
Misc: observed comet named for him in 1682; first to calculate a comet's orbit.

Mikhail Lomonosov -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1711 O.S. or 11/19/1711 N.S. d.4/4/1765 O.S. (53) or 4/15/1765 N.S.
Scientist, Russian

George H. Bissell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1821 d.11/19/1884 (63)
Pioneer
Misc: founded the first american oil company

Joseph Monier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1823 d.3/13/1906 (82)
Inventor, French
Misc: one of the principal inventors of reinforced concrete.

💰Milton (Game Pioneer) Bradley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1836 d.5/30/1911 (74)
Businessperson
Misc: launched the board game industry

Abraham "Bram" Stoker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1847 N.S. d.4/20/1912 N.S. (64)
Author, Writer, British, Irish
Book Titles: Dracula

George Gould -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1848 d.8/8/1922 (73)
Scientist
Misc: Ophthalmologist; first bifocal maker

🏆🥊Joseph Bartlett "Joe" Choynski -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1868 d.1/24/1943 (74)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

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🎭Harry Hayden -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1882 d.7/24/1955 (72)
Actor
TV Shows: Stu Erwin Show

Herman Rorshcach -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1884 N.S. d.4/1/1922 N.S. (37)
Psychiatrist, Swiss
Misc: devised the inkblot test that bears his name and that is widely used clinically for diagnosing psychopathology.

Eva Morris -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1885 d.11/2/2000 (114)
Misc: One of the World's Oldest Women

🏆⚾"Bucky" Harris -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1896 d.11/8/1977 (81)
Hall of Famer, MLB Executive, MLB Manager, MLB Player
Names/Places: RN:Stanley Raymond Harris
Misc: 2159 wins
Sports Teams: Washington Senators (player 1919-1928, manager 1924-1928, manager 1935-1942, manager 1950-1954), Detroit Tigers (player 1929, 1931, manager 1929-1933, manager 1955-1956)), Boston Red Sox (manager 1934), Philadelphia Phillies (manager 1943), New York Yankees (manager 1947-1948)

Margaret Mitchell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1900 d.8/16/1949 (48)
Novelist
Book Titles: Gone With the Wind

🎵Scott Greene Wiseman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1909 d.2/1/1981 (71)
Hall of Famer, Country Singer
Group Names: Lulu Belle and Scotty (was Scotty of the pioneering country duo)

🏆🎳Harry Lippe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1911 d.10/1/1995 (83)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
Misc: his 36-year ABC Tournament average was 193.

🎭June Havoc -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1912 d.3/28/2010 (97)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: Gypsy Rose Lee's sister; RN:Ellen Evangeline Hovick

🎭Robert Strauss -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1913 d.2/20/1975 (61)
TV/Movie Actor

🏆🥊Lou Ambers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1913 d.4/24/1995 (81)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🏆🏀Frank McGuire -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1913 d.10/11/1994 (80)
Hall of Famer, NBA Coach, College Basketball Coach
Misc: winner of 731 games as high school, college and pro coach; only coach to win 100 games at 3 colleges--St. John's (103), North Carolina (164) and South Carolina (283); won 550 games in 30 college seasons; 1957 UNC team went 32-0 and beat Kansas 54-53 in triple OT to win NCAA title; coached NBA Philadelphia Warriors to 49-31 record in 1961-62 season but refused to move with team to San Francisco.
Sports Teams: St. John's University (player 1933-1936, coach 1947-1952), University of North Carolina (coach 1952-1961), Philadelphia Warriors (coach 1961-1962), University of South Carolina (coach 1964-1980)

🎭Norman Lloyd -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1914 N.S. d.5/11/2021 N.S. (106)
TV/Movie Actor, Producer/Director
Misc: 1940s & 50s movie villian
TV Shows: St. Elsewhere (as Dr. Daniel Auschlander)
Movie Titles: Dead Poet's Society

🎭Norman MacDonnell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1916 d.11/28/1979 (63)
Producer
Misc: best known for co-creating (along with John Meston) and producing the Western radio and television series, Gunsmoke. He was also a long-time executive producer for the television series The Virginian.

Peter Weiss -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1916 d.5/10/1982 (65)
Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, German

Robert Schiller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1918 N.S. d.10/10/2017 N.S. (98)
Screenwriter
Names/Places: aka Bob Schiller
TV Shows: I Love Lucy, All in the Family, Make Room for Daddy, The Bob Cummings Show, The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour, Pete and Gladys, The Ann Sothern Show, The Red Skelton Show, The Carol Burnett Show, The Flip Wilson Show, Maude, Archie Bunker's Place

🎭Gene Saks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1921 d.3/28/2015 (93)
Movie Actor, Movie Director, Stage Director

🎵Jerome Hines -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1921 d.2/4/2003 (81)
Bass Singer/Basso, Opera Singer
Names/Places: RLN:Heinz

🎭Esther Rolle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1922 d.11/17/1998 (76)
TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: b. in Pompano Beach, FL
Misc: Negro Ensemble Co. orig member; some say 1923, 24, or 33, AP says b. 1920
TV Shows: Maude (as Florida Evans), Good Times (as Florida Evans)

Dr. Christiaan Neethling Barnard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1922 d.9/2/2001 (78)
Surgeon, South African
Misc: performed the first known human heart transplant in 1967

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🎭Joe Flynn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1924 d.7/19/1974 (49)
TV/Movie Actor, Comic Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Names/Places: RN:Joseph A Flynn; b. in Youngstown, Ohio
TV Shows: Batman (frequent guest star), The George Gobel Show, The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet (as Mr. Kelley), Bob Newhart Show (1960s), Joey Bishop Show (as Frank), McHale's Navy (as Capt. Wallace B. Binghamton), Tim Conway Show, The Girl Most Likely To... (TV movie)
Movie Titles: Flubber (series), The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes, Now You See Him Now Yoy Don't, The Strongest Man in the World, The Love Bug, The Barefoot Executive, The Million Dollar Duck, How to Frame a Figg

🏆🏒Johnny Bower -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1924 d.12/26/2017 N.S. (93)
Hall of Famer, NHL Goaltender, Canadian
Names/Places: NN:The China Wall; aka:John William Bower; RN:John Kiszkan
Misc: playing career 1945-1969
Sports Teams: Cleveland Barons (AHL), Providence Reds (AHL), New York Rangers (NHL), Toronto Maple Leafs (NHL)

🎨✍Jack Mendelsohn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1926 N.S. d.1/25/2017 N.S. (90)
Animator, Artist, Comic Book Artist, Screenwriter
TV Shows: Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In (scripter), Three's Company (scripter), The Carol Burnett Show (scripter), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (scripter)
Movie Titles: Yellow Submarine (co-screenwriter)

🏆🥊Ilio DiPaolo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1926 d.5/10/1995 (68)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Italian

🎭🎵Patti Page -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1927 d.1/1/2013 (85)
Hall of Famer, Actress, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Claremore, OK; RN:Clara Ann Fowler; NN:The Singing Rage
Misc: in 1950s TV varieties
Song Titles: All My Love (Bolero), Tennessee Waltz, I Went To Your Wedding, (How Much Is That) Doggie in the Window

P. J. Boatwright -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1927 d.4/5/1991 (63)
Author
Misc: chief authority on the Rules of Golf

📰Samuel Irving "S. I." Newhouse -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1927 N.S. d.10/1/2017 N.S. (89)
Publisher

🎵🎷Chris Connor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1927 d.8/29/2009 (81)
Jazz Singer

🎭Elizabeth Dawn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1929 N.S. d.9/25/2017 N.S. (87)
Soap Actress, English
Names/Places: aka Liz Dawn
TV Shows: Coronatiuon Street (as Vera Duckworth for 34 years)

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🎭🎵Sir Ken Dodd -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1929 d.3/11/2018 N.S. (88)
Actor, Comedian, Songwriter, Singer, English

🏆🏈Bobby Bowden -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1929 N.S. d.8/8/2021 N.S. (91)
Hall of Famer, College Football Coach
Names/Places: RN:Robert Cleckler Bowden
Misc: coached Florida St. to a national title in 1993
Sports Teams: Alabama (freshman team player 1948), Howard (AL player 1949-1952), Howard (AL coach 1954-1955), South Georgia (coach 1956-1958), Howard (AL coach 1959-1962), Florida State (WR coach 1963-1965), West Virginia (OC coach 1966-1969), West Virginia (coach 1970-1975), Florida State (coach 1976-2009)

🎵Bert Berns -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1929 d.12/30/1967 (38)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN:Bert Russell
Misc: Talent Scout
Song Titles: Twist & Shout (songwriter), Hang On Sloopy (songwriter), Brown Eyed Girl (songwriter)

🏆🏈Ray Malavasi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1930 d.12/15/1987 (57)
NFL Coach

🏆🏁🏊Jack Weyman Nelson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1931 N.S. d.11/5/2014 N.S. (82)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American

📰Morley Safer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1931 d.5/19/2016 N.S. (84)
Newscaster, Correspondent, Journalist, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Toronto
TV Shows: 60 Minutes

🎭Stèphane Audran -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1932 N.S. d.3/27/2018 N.S. (85)
Movie Actress, French
Movie Titles: The Big Red One, Violette Noziere

Ben Bova -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1932 N.S. d.11/29/2020 N.S. (88)
Sci-fi Writer
Names/Places: RFMN:Benjamin William
Book Titles: Mars, Voyagers, Empire Builders

🎭Virna Lisi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1936 d.12/18/2014 (78)
Movie Actress, Italian
Names/Places: RMLN:Lisa Pieralisi

🏆🎳Dick Ritger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1938 N.S. d.8/27/2020 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, Bowler

🏆⚽Martin Peters -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1943 N.S. d.12/21/2019 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, English
Misc: MBE; midflelder and manager

🎵Robert Nix -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1944 d.5/20/2012 (67)
Drummer
Group Names: Atlanta Rhythm Section

🎵Donald Ray "Don" Murray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1945 d.3/22/1996 (50)
Drummer
Group Names: The Turtles

🎵Jannie Pought -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1945 d.9/??/1980 (34)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Bobbettes

🎵Minnie Riperton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1947 d.7/12/1979 (31)
Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Chicago
Misc: sang in a 5-octave range
Song Titles: Loving You

🏆⚾Gerald Peter "Jerry" Remy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1952 N.S. d.10/30/2021 N.S. (0)
Baseball Announcer, MLB Second Baseman

🎵🎸Ricky Lawson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1954 d.12/23/2013 (59)
Rock & Roll Drummer
Misc: performed and recorded with many of the biggest names in popular music in the 1980s such as Michael Jackson, Phil Collins, Eric Clapton, and many others.

🎭Michael Nyqvist -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1960 N.S. d.6/27/2017 N.S. (56)
Actor, Swedish
Names/Places: RN: Rolf Ake Mikael Nyqvist
TV Shows: Millennium (as Mikael Blomkvist)
Movie Titles: Mission: Impossible -Ghost Protocol, John Wick, Beck (series as Banck)

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Naomi Biden -- Birth Anniversary -- b.11/8/1971 N.S. d.12/18/1972 N.S. (1)
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Joe's grand daughter

👑King Louis VIII Of France -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/5/1187 d.11/8/1226 (39)
King, French
Misc: ruled 1223-?

Duns Scotus -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1266 d.11/8/1308 (42)
Philosopher, Scottish
Misc: coined the word "dunce"

John Milton -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/9/1608 d.11/8/1674 (65)
Poet, English, Gay
Names/Places: b. in London

🏆🥊Caleb Baldwin -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/22/1769 d.11/8/1827 (58)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, English

🎨✍Thomas Bewick -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/11/1753 N.S. d.11/8/1828 N.S. (75)
Artist, Illustrator, Engraver, Author, English
Misc: for reviving the art of wood engraving and establishing it as a major printmaking technique.

William Hone -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1780 N.S. d.11/8/1842 N.S. (62)
Author, Satirist, English
Misc: Bookseller
Book Titles: the Every-Day book

🏆🥊Tom Sayers -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/15/1826 or 5/25/1826 d.11/8/1865
Hall of Famer, Boxer, English

🏆🏁🏇Frederick Archer -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/11/1857 d.11/8/1886 (29)
Jockey, English

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🏆Doc Holliday -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/14/1851 d.11/8/1887 (36)
Gunslinger
Misc: an American gambler, gunfighter, and dentist of the American Old West

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

🏆⚾"King" Kelly -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/31/1857 d.11/8/1894 (36)
Hall of Famer, MLB Right Fielder, MLB Catcher
Misc: the first player to slide head first

🎖⚛Mary Ann Bickerdyke -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/19/1817 d.11/8/1901 (84)
Hero, Nurse
Misc: organizer and chief of nursing, hospital and welfare services for General Grant during the Civil War, improved the medical health of Union soldiers, born in Knox County, Ohio.

🎨✍⚛📰Geroge W. James -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/27/1858 d.11/8/1923 (65)
Photographer, Author, Lecturer, Explorer, Journalist, British

🎭Clare Eames -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/5/1894 d.11/8/1930 (36)
Actress

Sir Charles Edward Kingsford Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/9/1897 N.S. d.11/8/1935 (38)
Aviator, Australian
Misc: who, with a three-man crew, flew the Atlantic from Portmarnock, Ire., to Harbour Grace, Nfd., June 24-25, 1930. He was also the first to cross the mid-Pacific by air.

🏆⚾Claude Ritchey -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/5/1873 d.11/8/1951 (78)
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN:Little All Right

📰💰Marshall Field III -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1893 d.11/8/1956 (63)
Publisher, Philanthropist, Banker
Misc: founded Chicago Sun, pub'd Chicago Sun Times, owned N.Y. Daily News

🏆Herbert "Herb" Eberhard Jordan Vollmer -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/15/1895 N.S. d.11/8/1961 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, American

🎭Willis H. O'Brien -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/2/1886 d.11/8/1962 (76)
Sound Effects Technician

📰🎭Dorothy Kilgallen -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/3/1913 d.11/8/1965 (52)
Journalist, Columnist, Panelist
TV Shows: What's My Line

🎵🎷Harold "Shorty" Baker -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/26/1914 N.S. d.11/8/1966 N.S. (52)
Jazz Trumpeter

⚖🎭Wendell Corey -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/20/1914 d.11/8/1968 (54)
Politician, TV/Movie Actor
Misc: 1950s president of Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, in Screen Actors Guild, Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

🎵🎷Sal Franzella -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/25/1915 d.11/8/1968 (53)
Clarinetist, Alto-sax, Jazz Musician

🎭Dave O'Brien -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/31/1912 d.11/8/1969 (57)
Actor
Movie Titles: Kiss Me Kate

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🎭Kam Tong -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1907 d.11/8/1969 (61)
Actor
TV Shows: Have Gun Will Travel (as Hey Boy)

🎭Renzo Cesana -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/30/1907 d.11/8/1970 (63)
TV/Movie Actor, TV Host, Italian

🎵Ivory Joe Hunter -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/10/1914 N.S. d.11/8/1974 N.S. (60)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Pianist, Blues Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Country Singer
Names/Places: Dave's son
Misc: some say 1911

🏆🎾Gottfried Von Cramm -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/7/1909 d.11/8/1976 (67)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, German

🏆⚾"Bucky" Harris -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/8/1896 d.11/8/1977 (81)
Hall of Famer, MLB Executive, MLB Manager, MLB Player
Names/Places: RN:Stanley Raymond Harris
Misc: 2159 wins
Sports Teams: Washington Senators (player 1919-1928, manager 1924-1928, manager 1935-1942, manager 1950-1954), Detroit Tigers (player 1929, 1931, manager 1929-1933, manager 1955-1956)), Boston Red Sox (manager 1934), Philadelphia Phillies (manager 1943), New York Yankees (manager 1947-1948)

🎨Norman Rockwell -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/3/1894 d.11/8/1978 (84)
Illustrator, Painter
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: painted 317 covers for the Saturday Evening Post

🏆🎾Betty Nuthall Shoemaker -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/23/1911 d.11/8/1983 (72)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, English

🎵James Booker -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/17/1939 d.11/8/1983 (43)
Rhythm and Blues Performer

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🎭🎵Beatrice Kay -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/21/1907 d.11/8/1986 (79)
Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Singer
Misc: a raucous husky belter of Gay 90s songs
TV Shows: Calvin & the Colonel (as Sister Sue)

Vyacheslav M. Molotov -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1890 Ju-1 or 3/9/1890 N.S. d.11/8/1986 (96)
Politician, Diplomat, Soviet
Names/Places: RN:V.M. Skryabin

🎭Robert Gerringer -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1926 d.11/8/1989 (63)
Actor

📰Anya Seton -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/23/1904 d.11/8/1990 (86)
Historian, Biographer

🏆⚾Earl Torgeson -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/1/1924 d.11/8/1990 (66)
MLB Player

🎭🎵Frances Faye -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/4/1912 d.11/8/1991 (79)
Actress, Singer
Movie Titles: Pretty Baby

🎵🎷Keith "Red" Mitchell -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/20/1927 N.S. d.11/8/1992 N.S. (65)
Bassist, Pianist, Jazz Singer

🎵🎷Dick Cathcart -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/6/1924 d.11/8/1993 (69)
Singer, Clarinetist, Jazz Trumpeter
Names/Places: Peggy Lennon's hubby, RFMN:Charles Richard
Group Names: Pete Kelley's Blues

Michael O'Donoghue -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/5/1940 d.11/8/1994 (54)
Comedy Writer
Names/Places: aka Mr. Mike
Misc: founded the National Lampoon Radio Hour
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (original writer 1975-80 & 1985)

🎨✍Paul Frame -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/4/1914 d.11/8/1994 (80)
Illustrator, Children's Author
Misc: over 200 kids books including the Nancy Drew and Hardy Boys series
Book Titles: Hardy Boys (series), Nancy Drew (series)

🎭Francis Grover Cleveland -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/18/1903 d.11/8/1995 (92)
Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: Grover's son

🎵Country Dick Montana -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/17/1955 d.11/8/1995 (40)
Singer, Drummer
Names/Places: RN:Daniel Monty McLain
Group Names: The Beat Farmers, soloist
Song Titles: Happy Boy, Lakeside Trailer Park (previous titles as Beat Farmers lead)

🎭Jean Marais -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/11/1913 d.11/8/1998 (84)
Movie Actor, French

Rumer Godden -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/10/1907 d.11/8/1998 (90)
Novelist, British

🎵🎷Lester Bowie -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/11/1941 d.11/8/1999 (58)
Composer, Flugelhorn, Jazz Trumpeter

🎨✍📰🎭C. Z. Guest -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/19/1920 d.11/8/2003 (83)
Fashion Designer, Author, Columnist, Actress
Names/Places: RN:Lucy Douglas Cochrane

🏆🏌Chandler Harper -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/10/1914 d.11/8/2004 (90)
Hall of Famer, Golfer
Misc: 1950 PGA champ

Vitaly Lazarevich Ginzburg -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/21/1916 d.11/8/2009 (93)
Physicist, Astrophysicist, Soviet
Misc: whose research ranged over superconductivity, theories of radio-wave propagation, radio astronomy, and the origin of cosmic rays.

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🏆🎳Ed Lubanski -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/3/1929 d.11/8/2010 (81)
Hall of Famer, Bowler

🏆🥊Joe Higuchi -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/19/1929 N.S. d.11/8/2010 N.S. (81)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Japanese
Names/Places: RN: Higuchi Kanji

🎨Bil Keane -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/5/1922 d.11/8/2011 (89)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Book Titles: The Family Circus

🏆🏀"Easy" Ed Macauley -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/22/1928 d.11/8/2011 (83)
Hall of Famer, NBA Center
Names/Places: RN:Charles Edward Macauley; NN:Easy Ed
Misc: All-America (Saint Louis, 1948-49); Associated Press College Player of the Year (1949); MVP, NIT championship team (1949); All-NBA First-Team (1951-53); Celtics #22 retired
Sports Teams: St. Louis Bombers (1949-1950), Boston Celtics (1950-1956), St. Louis Hawks (player 1956-1959, coach 1958-1960)

🎵Heavy D -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/24/1967 N.S. d.11/8/2011 N.S. (44)
Rapper
Names/Places: RN:Dwight Errington Myers

🎭Lucille Bliss -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/31/1916 d.11/8/2012 (96)
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: The Smurfs (as Smurfette), Crusader Rabbit

🏆⚾Lee MacPhail -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/25/1917 d.11/8/2012 (95)
Hall of Famer, MLB Executive
Misc: AL president (1974-83); president of owners' Player Relations Committee (1984-85); also GM of Baltimore (1959-65) and NY Yankees (1967-74); father of Andy.

🎭Charles Tyner -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1925 N.S. d.11/8/2017 N.S. (92)
Actor
TV Shows: Father Murphy (as Howard Rodman)
Movie Titles: Harold and Maude, Cool Hand Luke, "Planes, Trains and Automobiles", The Outlaw Josey Wales

🎭Alex Trebek -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/22/1940 N.S. d.11/8/2020 N.S. (80)
Game Show Host, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Sudbury, Ontario
Movie Titles: Jeopardy!, High Rollers, Wizard of Odds, $128,000 Question, Classic Concentration, To Tell the Truth

🏆🏒Howard William "Howie" Meeker -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/4/1923 N.S. d.11/8/2020 N.S. (97)
Hall of Famer, NHL Right Wing, Canadian
Sports Teams: Toronto Maple Leafs

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✍📰💰Seymour Topping -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/11/1921 N.S. d.11/8/2020 N.S. (98)
Writer, Journalist, Editor, Leader, Educator
Misc: of American Society of Newspaper Editors

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1958, ✪ “Chantilly Lace” by The Big Bopper peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, ✪ “How I Spent My Summer Vacation” by Cheech And Chong peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, ✪ “Indian Love Call” by Ray Stevens peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, ✪ “Let's Do Something Cheap And Superficial” by Burt Reynolds peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, ✪ “Private Idaho” by The B-52's peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, ✪ “The Blob” by The Five Blobs peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Amanda” by Boston peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1947, “An Apple Blossom Wedding” by Sammy Kaye And Don Cornell peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Any Way That You Want Me” by Evie Sands peaked at number 53 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Ball Of Fire” by Tommy James And The Shondells peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Delta Lady” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Do It Any Way You Wanna” by People's Choice peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Doin' Our Thing” by Clarence Carter peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Dreamer (Live Version)” by Supertramp peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Give It What You Got / Peace Pipe” by B.T. Express peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Going In Circles” by Friends Of Distinction peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Guaglione” by Perez 'Prez' Prado And His Orchestra peaked at number 53 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Habits (Stay High)” by Tove Lo peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Here Without You” by 3 Doors Down peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Hold On” by Kansas peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Holidae In” by Chingy Featuring Ludacris And Snoop Dogg peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I Could Be Good For You” by 707 peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “I Didn't Mean To Turn You On” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “I'm For Real” by Howard Hewett peaked at number 90 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “If I Were A Boy” by Beyoncé peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Is That All There Is?” by Peggy Lee peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Julia” by Ramsey Lewis peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Jumpin' Jack Flash” by Aretha Franklin peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Just Young” by Andy Rose peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Lady Blue” by Leon Russell peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Lady Soul” by The Temptations peaked at number 47 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Last Night's Letter” by K-Ci And JoJo peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Let A Man Come In And Do The Popcorn (Part I)” by James Brown peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Love Is Alive” by 3rd Party peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Lyin' Eyes” by The Eagles peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Mexican Hat Rock” by The Applejacks peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Mexico” by James Taylor peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “More Than Physical” by Bananarama peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Mrs. Officer” by Lil Wayne Featuring Bobby Valentino peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1947, “Near You” by Alvino Rey And Jimmy Joyce peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “On The Road Again” by Willie Nelson peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “One Woman” by Johnny Rivers peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Pussy Cat” by The Ames Brothers peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Rain On Me” by Ashanti peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “S.O.S.” by ABBA peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Sailing” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Shangri-La” by The Lettermen peaked at number 64 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “She's So Cold” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Sherry” by Robert John peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Silver Threads And Golden Needles” by Cowsills peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Since I Met You Baby” by Freddy Fender peaked at number 45 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “So Far Away” by Staind peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “So Good Together” by Andy Kim peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “So In Love” by Curtis Mayfield peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Somebody's Out There” by Triumph peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Sometimes A Fantasy” by Billy Joel peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Spin Spin Sugar” by Sneaker Pimps peaked at number 87 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Spotlight” by Jennifer Hudson peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Summer Of '42” by Biddu Orchestra peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “T-Shirt” by Shontelle peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Tea For Two Cha Cha” by The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Starring Warren Covington peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “That Girl Could Sing” by Jackson Browne peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “That's How Heartaches Are Made” by The Marvelettes peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “The Color Of My Love” by Jefferson peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “The Day The Rains Came” by Raymond LeFèvre And His Orchestra peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “The Sweeter He Is” by Soul Children peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Time Machine” by Grand Funk Railroad peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Trumpets” by Jason DeRulo peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “We'll Cry Together” by Maxine Brown peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Wedding Bell Blues” by The 5th Dimension peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “When We Get Married” by Larry Graham peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Who Were You Thinking Of” by Dandy And The Doolittle Band peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1947, “You Do” by Margaret Whiting peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “You Shook Me All Night Long” by AC/DC peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'” by Dionne Warwick peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1969, ✪ “Like A Rolling Stone” by Phil Flowers And Flowershop peaked at number 80 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, ✪ “Paranoimia” by The Art Of Noise With Max Headroom peaked at number 31 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, ✪ “Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down” by Ray Stevens peaked at number 59 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1958, ✪ “Tom Dooley” by The Kingston Trio peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1997, ✪ “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “All I Hear (Is A Heartbeat)” by Agent peaked at number 96 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Baby Boy” by Beyoncé Featuring Sean Paul peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Baby It's You” by Smith peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Ball Of Fire” by Tommy James And The Shondells peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Born To Run” by Bruce Springsteen peaked at number 22 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Call Me / Stairway To The Sea” by Johnny Mathis peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Chains Of Love” by Bobby 'Blue' Bland peaked at number 77 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Change With The Times” by Van McCoy peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Dance With Me” by Orleans peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Do It Any Way You Wanna” by People's Choice peaked at number 24 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Don't Waste My Time” by John Mayall peaked at number 54 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)” by New Edition peaked at number 52 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Echo Park” by Keith Barbour peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Fancy Lady” by Billy Preston peaked at number 71 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Forget-Me Not” by The Kalin Twins peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Going In Circles” by Friends Of Distinction peaked at number 24 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Hideaway” by The Four Esquires peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Horoscope” by Young Holt Unlimited peaked at number 94 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “I Get High On You” by Sly Stone peaked at number 51 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2008, “If I Were A Boy” by Beyoncé peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Is That All There Is?” by Peggy Lee peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Jesus Is A Soul Man” by Lawrence Reynolds peaked at number 32 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Just Too Many People” by Melissa Manchester peaked at number 42 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Keep On Tryin'” by Poco peaked at number 60 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Let A Woman Be A Woman - Let A Man Be A Man” by Dyke And The Blazers peaked at number 49 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Love Me Now” by Gino Vannelli peaked at number 62 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Loving Strangers” by Christopher Cross peaked at number 94 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Lyin' Eyes” by The Eagles peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Mexican Hat Rock” by The Applejacks peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Mr. Turnkey” by Zager And Evans peaked at number 48 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “New York, New York” by Marc Jordan peaked at number 81 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1997, “On My Own” by Peach Union peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “One Woman” by Johnny Rivers peaked at number 60 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Ordinary Day” by Great Big Sea peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Proud Mary” by Sonny Charles And The Checkmates peaked at number 53 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Rockin' All Over The World” by John Fogerty peaked at number 27 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Say You Love Me” by The Impressions peaked at number 61 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Silver Threads And Golden Needles” by Cowsills peaked at number 37 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2003, “So Yesterday” by Hilary Duff peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Steal My Girl” by One Direction peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Sweet Love” by Anita Baker peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Sweet Sticky Thing” by The Ohio Players peaked at number 58 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “The Girl Can't Help It” by Journey peaked at number 60 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Time Machine” by Grand Funk Railroad peaked at number 43 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Tracy” by Cuff Links peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “True Colors” by Cyndi Lauper peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Walk On By” by Isaac Hayes peaked at number 50 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “We Must Be In Love” by Five Stairsteps peaked at number 88 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Welcome To New York” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “What A Difference A Day Makes” by Esther Phillips peaked at number 30 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Whatever You Like” by T.I. peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Where Did Your Heart Go?” by Wham! peaked at number 81 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “You'll Accomp'ny Me” by Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, ✪ “Kill The Poor” by Dead Kennedys peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, ✪ “Space Oddity” by David Bowie peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “51st State” by New Model Army peaked at number 72 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Ain't No Need To Hide” by Sandy B peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “All You Good Good People EP” by Embrace peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Alone Without You” by Mark Owen peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Animals” by Maroon 5 peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Anotherloverholenyohead” by Prince And The Revolution peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Are You Being Served Sir” by John Inman peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “As (Until The Day)” by Knowledge peaked at number 70 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Ask” by The Smiths peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Baby Get Higher” by David Sneddon peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Born Slippy Nuxx” by Underworld peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Bottle Living” by Dave Gahan peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Bounce Along” by Wayne Wonder peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Breathing” by North And South peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Can't Fake The Feeling” by Geraldine Hunt peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Deadweight” by Beck peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Delta Lady” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Dog Eat Dog” by Adam And The Ants peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Don't Give Up” by Michelle Weeks peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Don't Let It Get You Down” by Echo And The Bunnymen peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Falling In Love” by Sybil peaked at number 68 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Fly High” by John Miles peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Give Me An Inch” by Hazel O'Connor peaked at number 41 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Golden Slumbers / Carry That Weight (medley)” by Trash peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Here Comes The Big Rush” by Echobelly peaked at number 56 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Hero” by X Factor Finalists peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Hold Back The Night” by The Trammps peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Hold On Me” by Phixx peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “How Could An Angel Break My Heart” by Toni Braxton With Kenny G peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “I Lived” by OneRepublic peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Need A Miracle” by Coco peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “If You Come To Me” by Atomic Kitten peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “It's All In The Game” by Tommy Edwards peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Lonely” by Peter André peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Love Is The Drug” by Roxy Music peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Love Me Right (Oh Sheila)” by Angel City Featuring Lara McAllen peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Love Theme From 'Top Gun' (Take My Breath Away)” by Berlin peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Love's Been Good To Me” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Miles Away” by John Foxx peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Monday Morning 5:19” by Rialto peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Moon Talk” by Perry Como peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Notorious” by Duran Duran peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Oh Well” by Fleetwood Mac peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “One Man Woman” by Sheena Easton peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Open Wide” by Calvin Harris Featuring Big Sean peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Pleasure Dome” by Soul II Soul peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Put A Little Love In Your Heart” by The Dave Clark Five peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Reminding Me (Of Sef)” by Common peaked at number 59 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Return Of Django / Dollar In The Teeth” by Upsetters peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Rhinestone Cowboy” by Glen Campbell peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Ride A Wild Horse” by Dee Clark peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Robin's Return” by Neville Dickie peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Rockin' Robin” by Bobby Day peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Rumors” by Awesome peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Sentimental” by Kym Marsh peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Something Outa Nothing” by Letitia Dean And Paul Medford peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Special Brew” by Bad Manners peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “State Of Mind” by Holly Valance peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Still Waters (Run Deep)” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Suddenly” by Olivia Newton-John And Cliff Richard peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Sundance” by Sundance peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “The Best Of Love / Go The Distance” by Michael Bolton peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Thighs High” by Tom Browne peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Thinking Out Loud” by Ed Sheeran peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “This Is My Hollywood” by Three Colours Red peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “This Is The World Calling” by Bob Geldof peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Torn” by Natalie Imbruglia peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Traffic” by Stereophonics peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Trouble” by P!nk peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Ultrafunkula” by Armand Van Helden peaked at number 46 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “What A Difference A Day Makes” by Esther Phillips peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Wicked Games” by Parra For Cuva Featuring Anna Naklab peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, ✪ “Generals And Majors / The Somnambulist” by XTC peaked at number 24 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, ✪ “Tush / Blue Jean Blues” by ZZ Top peaked at number 87 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Coming Back” by Dean Ray peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Don't Wake Me” by Uncanny X-Men peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Dreamer / Bloody Well Right” by Supertramp peaked at number 47 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Everyday Formula” by Regurgitator peaked at number 41 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Eye Of The Zombie” by John Fogerty peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Face The Day / Public Enemy” by The Angels (Australia) peaked at number 67 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Five Letter Word / Alone” by The Numbers peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Foolish Games” by Jewel peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Hair / Without You” by Doug Parkinson In Focus peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “He's So Shy / Movin' On” by The Pointer Sisters peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Heartbeat” by Don Johnson peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Help Me, Rhonda / New Lovers And Old Friends” by Johnny Rivers peaked at number 52 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Hole In The Head” by Sugababes peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “How Do You Talk To Boys / Bitter The Heart” by Sharon O'Neill peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “How Does It Feel To Be Back / United State” by Daryl Hall And John Oates peaked at number 48 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “If I Were A Boy” by Beyoncé peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “In Too Deep” by Genesis peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Julia / Episode 75” by Pavlov's Dog peaked at number 79 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Lady Love” by Vaughn Monroe peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Let My Love Open The Door / And I Moved” by Pete Townshend peaked at number 82 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Low” by Kelly Clarkson peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Mamma Mia / Hey, Hey Helen” by ABBA peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Mo Money Mo Problems” by The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy And Ma$e peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Nightmare” by Timmy Trumpet peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Now Until The Break Of Day” by Christine Anu / David Hobson / Royce Doherty peaked at number 50 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Out There Somewhere / SSD” by Stella One Eleven peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Rhythm Of The City (3DB)” by T.M. Singers peaked at number 91 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Rise And Fall” by Justice Crew peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “She's Everywhere / On My Own” by John Farnham peaked at number 90 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Slave To The Music” by Nick Skitz peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “So Yesterday” by Hilary Duff peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Some Enchanted Evening” by Ezio Pinza or Bing Crosby peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Someday” by Nickelback peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Sooner or Later / The "B" Side” by The Innocents peaked at number 58 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Soul Deep” by The Box Tops peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Spice Up Your Life” by Spice Girls peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Sweet Caroline (Good Times Never Seemed So Good)” by Neil Diamond peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Talk Like That” by The Presets peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Talk Of The Town / Cuban Slide” by The Pretenders peaked at number 55 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “The Lucky Ones” by Brothers 3 peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “The Scientist” by Coldplay peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1969, “The Star” by Ross D. Wyllie peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Typical Male” by Tina Turner peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Universe” by Savage Garden peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “We Don't Have To Take Our Clothes Off” by Jermaine Stewart peaked at number 37 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “What A Difference A Day Makes / Turn Around, Look At Me” by Esther Phillips peaked at number 38 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Whatever You Like” by T.I. peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “When The Beat Drops Out” by Marlon Roudette peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Womanizer” by Britney Spears peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “World Filled With Love” by Craig David peaked at number 32 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “You Can Call Me Al” by Paul Simon peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “You're The Voice” by John Farnham peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, ✪ “Ashes To Ashes” by David Bowie peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Ain't No Way To Treat A Lady” by Helen Reddy peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Big Bad Mamma” by Foxy Brown Featuring Dru Hill peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Bigger Than My Body” by John Mayer peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Dreamin'” by Cliff Richard peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Emotion In Motion” by Ric Ocasek peaked at number 35 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Free” by Ultra Naté peaked at number 30 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Gotta Be Somebody” by Nickelback peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Hot N Cold” by Katy Perry peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “I'm Sorry” by John Denver peaked at number 33 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “In Your Arms” by Nico And Vinz peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Invisible Man” by 98 Degrees peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Kelsey” by Metro Station peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Kiss Me, Kiss Your Baby” by Brotherhood Of Man peaked at number 26 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Lessons In Love” by Level 42 peaked at number 18 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “New Thang” by RedFoo peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Oh Cecilia (Breaking My Heart)” by The Vamps Featuring Shawn Mendes peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Out For The Count” by Knightshade peaked at number 26 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Rage Hard” by Frankie Goes To Hollywood peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Sailing” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Solitaire” by The Carpenters peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Some Kind Of Bliss” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 46 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Steal My Girl” by One Direction peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “There Goes My First Love” by The Drifters peaked at number 40 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Too Gone, Too Long” by En Vogue peaked at number 39 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Where The Hood At?” by DMX peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Woman In Love” by Barbra Streisand peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, ✪ “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2003, “5 jaar (en nog lang niet klaar)” by BNN And Friends peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Air” by Ekseption peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Alane” by Wes peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “All I Want To Do” by UB40 peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Als je lacht” by Jan Smit peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Big Bad Mamma” by Foxy Brown Featuring Dru Hill peaked at number 41 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Can I Get There By Candlelight” by David McWilliams peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Children Of Paradise” by Boney M. peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Come With Me” by Sita peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Crush On You” by Aaron Carter peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Dansez maintenant” by Dave [NL] peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Die rote Sonne von Barbados” by Die Flippers peaked at number 48 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Every Little Kiss” by Bruce Hornsby And The Range peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Geronimo's Cadillac” by Modern Talking peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Get Sexy” by Paul Kelly peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Give It Up” by Husky peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Glory Glory” by Mac Kissoon And His Childeren Featuring The Gerald Brown Singers peaked at number 47 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “I'm Not Perfect (But I'm Perfect For You)” by Grace Jones peaked at number 39 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “In Hamburg (loop ik langs de straten)” by Zangeres Zonder Naam peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “In My Mind” by Antiloop peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Laat je droom bestaan” by Freek Bartels peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Lies (Through The 80's)” by Manfred Mann's Earth Band peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Love Theme From 'Top Gun' (Take My Breath Away)” by Berlin peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Lovely One” by The Jacksons peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Morning Sky” by The George Baker Selection peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Nobody” by Keith Sweat Featuring Athena Cage peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Notorious” by Duran Duran peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Papa komt vanavond niet thuis” by Brood And Drama peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Release (The Tension)” by Patti LaBelle peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Slow Flow” by The Braxtons peaked at number 49 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Summertime / Dark Rose” by Brainbox peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “The Windmills Of Your Mind” by José Feliciano peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “There Goes Another Love Song” by The Outlaws peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “What You're Proposing” by Status Quo peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Words Get In The Way” by Miami Sound Machine Featuring Gloria Estefan peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1986, “(I Just) Died In Your Arms” by Cutting Crew peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “(What A) Wonderful World” by Axwell And Bob Sinclar Featuring Ron Carroll peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “(What A) Wonderful World” by Eva Cassidy And Katie Melua peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Been Around The World” by Puff Daddy And The Family Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. And Ma$e peaked at number 22 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Remix)” by Omi peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Crack The Shutters” by Snow Patrol peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Fina flickors fisar” by Mojje And Skojje peaked at number 27 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “I'm So Paid” by Akon Featuring Lil Wayne and Young Jeezy peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “I'm Sorry” by Alexander [SE] peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “I've Been Losing You” by a-ha peaked at number 11 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “If I Were A Boy” by Beyoncé peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “James Bond Theme (Moby's Re-Version)” by Moby peaked at number 31 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Macken” by Galenskaparna och After Shave peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Nowhere To Hide” by Antiloop peaked at number 42 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2003, “P.I.M.P.” by 50 Cent peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Runnin' (Dying To Live)” by Tupac Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. peaked at number 37 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Se dig inte om” by Ratata peaked at number 12 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “True Blue” by Madonna peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Two Of Hearts” by Stacey Q peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “What's Your Name?” by Christian Walz peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “When We Dig For Gold In The U.S.A.” by Amanda Jenssen peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “You Give Love A Bad Name” by Bon Jovi peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “You Will Always Be A Part Of Me” by E-Type peaked at number 30 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, ✪ “Barbie Girl” by Aqua peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2008, “All This Time (Pick-Me-Up Song)” by Maria Mena peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Hole In The Head” by Sugababes peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Kernöl Pop” by Cäpt'n Klug And Die Zwergsteirer peaked at number 15 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Mo Money Mo Problems” by The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy And Ma$e peaked at number 31 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Mädchen im Regen” by Luttenberger - Klug peaked at number 27 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Rockin' On Heaven's Floor” by Jeanette peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Stay” by Sash! Featuring La Trec peaked at number 39 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Strom” by Die Toten Hosen peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2008, “The Boys Are Back” by US5 peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1997, “You Might Need Somebody” by Shola Ama peaked at number 32 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2008, “Appelle mon numéro” by Mylène Farmer peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Brick” by Fake peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Dancing On The Ceiling” by Lionel Richie peaked at number 42 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Flash In The Night” by The Attic peaked at number 22 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Flash” by Stéphanie peaked at number 4 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Feel Ur Pain” by Space Frog Featuring The Grim Reaper peaked at number 35 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Say A Little Prayer” by Diana King peaked at number 34 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “L'enfant” by Jeanne Mas peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Picture Of You” by Boyzone peaked at number 15 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Rien ne me changera” by Jonatan Cerrada peaked at number 22 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Te garder près de moi” by Alliage / Boyzone peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “The Final Countdown” by Europe peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Un singe en hiver” by Indochine peaked at number 19 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Épaule tattoo” by Étienne Daho peaked at number 39 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1986, ✪ “In The Army Now” by Status Quo peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Buona Sera (Don't Be Angry)” by Louis Prima And His Orchestra peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Burnin' Up” by Jonas Brothers peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Geronimo's Cadillac” by Modern Talking peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Heroes (We Could Be)” by Alesso Featuring Tove Lo peaked at number 11 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Say A Little Prayer” by Diana King peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “If I Were A Boy” by Beyoncé peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Infinity 2008” by Guru Josh Project peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1958, “King Creole” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Prince Igor” by The Rapsody Featuring Warren G And Sissel peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Rød, hvit og blå” by The Vermut Muffins Music And Football Society peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Superheroes” by The Script peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1958, “The River Kwai March” by Mitch Miller And His Orchestra peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Trouble” by P!nk peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1986, “(Forever) Live And Die” by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Ain't That Just The Way” by Lutricia McNeal peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Bang Bang” by Jessie J / Ariana Grande / Nicki Minaj peaked at number 21 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Come Together” by The Beatles peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Coming Home (Jeanny Part 2, ein Jahr danach)” by Falco peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Hole In The Head” by Sugababes peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “I Can Feel You” by Anastacia peaked at number 27 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “I ha di gärn” by Gölä peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Ich bin jung und brauche das Geld” by Eko Fresh Featuring G-Style peaked at number 29 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Johnny And Mary” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Sailing” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Spice Up Your Life” by Spice Girls peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Stay” by Sash! Featuring La Trec peaked at number 19 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Strom” by Die Toten Hosen peaked at number 28 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Stronger” by Katy Winter peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1986, “True Blue” by Madonna peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Uh La La La” by Alexia peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Waiting For” by Remady And Manu-L peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2008, “Boa sorte (Good Luck)” by Vanessa da Mata And Ben Harper peaked at number 18 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Fade Out Lines” by The Avener peaked at number 6 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “If I Were A Boy” by Beyoncé peaked at number 4 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Invece no” by Laura Pausini peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Parole di cristallo” by Valerio Scanu peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Per fare a meno di te” by Giorgia peaked at number 6 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Shake It Off” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 10 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Tutto l'universo obbedisce all'amore” by Franco Battiato peaked at number 5 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1847, Writer Bram Stoker (1847-1912) was born. He created the classic character of “Dracula” based on a dream he experienced. Stoker died on April 20, 1912.

In 1889, Montana became the 41st state of the Union. Frank Zappa went there to grow dental floss.

In 1910, William H. Frost of Spokane, Washington, patented the insect exterminator (zzzzk! zzzzk!) As you can see (zzzzzk!) by the purple light and snapping (zzzzk!) sound, the unit here (zzzk!) is working (zzzzk!) just swell. Someday, weʹll get rid of (zzzk!) all these bugs.

In 1920, Rupert the Bear, along with his pals Bill Badger, Algy Pug and Pong Ping, debut in Britainʹs Daily Express. Now the bear that lays claim to being the longest-running childrenʹs comic character in the world, even longer than Winnie the Pooh and Mickey Mouseʹs longtime reign!

In 1924, Actor Joe Flynn was born in Youngstown, Ohio. He starred in “The Seven Little Foys,” “The Desperate Hours,” “Lover Come Back,” “Divorce American Style” and a number of Disney films, including “The Love Bug,” “The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes,” “The Barefoot Executive,” “The $1,000,000 Duck,” “Now You See Him, Now You Donʹt” and “Superdad.” He is perhaps best remembered as Captain Wallace Binghamton — “Leadbottom” — in the 1960s TV sitcom “McHaleʹs Navy.” Flynn died under mysterious circumstances on July 19, 1974, when his body was found at the bottom of his swimming pool, reportedly weighed down by a leg cast he was wearing for a broken leg. Some reports say his death was due to a heart attack (and he then fell in); other reports say he drowned; still others say he was murdered by unnamed persons. Pick your own ending.

In 1946, Notre Dame snapped Armyʹs 26-game winning streak with a thrilling 0-0 tie.

In 1952, Bumbling businessman Robert S. Beanblossom (Bob Cummings) somehow manages to fail upward each week. Itʹs his helpful secretary Julie Marshall (Julie Bishop) whoʹs really “My Hero.” The series runs a single season; “The Bob Cummings Show” AKA “Love That Bob” will be more successful starting in 1955.

In 1952, “My Hero”, TV Comedy, debut on NBC.

In 1960, Massachusetts Democratic Senator John F. Kennedy defeated Vice President Richard M. Nixon in their quest for the White House. Kennedy became the 35th U.S. President. John F. Kennedy at age 43 becomes the youngest ever, and the first Roman Catholic, to be elected President.

In 1961, KVN (“Club of the Funny and Inventive”) began airing on The First Channel in the Soviet Union.

In 1962, Lucille Ball paid more than $2 million to buy out ex-husband Desi Arnazʹs stake in Desilu Studios. She assumes the studioʹs presidency and becomes the worldʹs highest-ranking woman TV executive as she became the first head of a Hollywood production company.

In 1965, Macdonald Carey makes his debut in the role of “Doctor Thomas Horton, professor of medicine in a New England college town.” Francis Reid stars as Hortonʹs wife, Alice, and John Clarke as their son Mickey. NBC starts the sands flowing through the hourglass as so are the “Days of Our Lives.”

In 1966, Republican candidate Ronald Reagan was elected governor of California, defeating Democratic incumbent Pat Brown. He was a former movie star and SAG president.

In 1969, NBC airs the pilot episode of Rod Serlingʹs science fiction anthology series “Night Gallery,” which would be picked up as a regular series for the 1970–71 television season.

In 1969, R.C., “Going In Circles” by Friends Of Distinction peaked at #15 on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, R.C., “Is That All There Is” by Peggy Lee peaked at #11 on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, On the second date of their U.S. tour, the Rolling Stones break the Los Angeles concert gross record held by the Beatles since 1966. They add an extra date to their Los Angeles Forum stand and a fourth date to their upcoming gig at New Yorkʹs Madison Square Garden.

In 1969, TVʹS ANDY WILLIAMS SHOW Guests: GARY PUCKETT and THE UNION GAP

In 1970, Tom Dempsey, who set the NFL record for a field goal with a 63 yard effort, lifting his New Orleans Saints to a 19-17 victory over the Detroit Lions; Tom was born without a right hand and with only half of his right (kicking) foot.

In 1970, “The Goodies” began airing on BBC2

In 1970, HOT NEW ALBUM “ELTON JOHN” includes “YOUR SONG” and “TAKE ME TO THE PILOT”

In 1971, “Thereʹs A Riot Goin' On” album by Sly and The Family Stone was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1971, Sly and the Family Stone have huge hits with “Family Affair” and “Thereʹs a Riot Goin' On”. The albumʹs title could well describe some of Slyʹs concerts during this time. Much to his fansʹ dismay, heʹs a frequent no-show. Of eighty concerts booked in 1970, he canceled 26 and has ducked out of 12 of forty shows in '71.

In 1971, Paul and Linda McCartney throw a party at the Empire Ballroom in London to celebrate the formation of their new band, Wings.

In 1971, LED ZEPPELINʹS FOURTH ALBUM Becomes their alltime best seller, helped in large part by the classic song (never released on 45) “STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN”

In 1972, A future satellite network in-waiting (it was distributed via microwaves until 1975) was launched as a regional pay cable network distributed via microwaves. “The Green Channel” later known as Home Box Office, and now just as HBO, made its debut with a showing of the movie “Sometimes a Great Notion,” and a live hockey game featuring the Chicago Blackhawks visiting the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. It was sent to 365 cable system viewers in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The announcer for the game was Marty Glickman. HBO would make its satellite debut on September 30, 1975 with a boxing match.

In 1973, The New Jersey Tollway reduces speed limit to 50 mph to save fuel, the first state to take such action.

In 1973, The right ear of seventeen-year-old kidnapping victim John Paul Getty III arrived at the office of an Italian newspaper with a ransom note demanding $750,000 within ten days. Unfortunately, the body partʹs package has been stuck in the mail for three weeks. Getty will be released next month after his family pays the ransom, albeit belatedly.

In 1973, Walt Disneyʹs movie “Robin Hood” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1973, “Head To The Sky” album by Earth, Wind and Fire was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1973, “Ringo” album by Ringo Starr was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1973, CBS-TV aired the television debut of the motion picture “The Graduate” starring Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft.

In 1974, Elton John received a Gold Record for his LP “Greatest Hits”.

In 1974, “War Child” album by Jethro Tull was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1975, Elton Johnʹs album “Rock of the Westies” debuted at number one on U.S. album charts; it was his second album to jump enter the charts at number one. “Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy” had debuted at number one six months earlier.

In 1975, Fleetwood Mac released “Over My Head.”

In 1975, On the cover of TV Guide: “Julie Kavner and Valerie Harper of Rhoda”. Other Articles: All In The Family, Jim Arness

In 1975, R.C., “(How I Spent My Summer Vacation) Or A Day At The Beach With Pedro and Man)” by Cheech and Chong peaked at #54 on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, R.C., “Indian Love Call” by Ray Stevens peaked at #68 on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, R.C., “Lyin' Eyes” by Eagles peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, R.C., “Mexico” by James Taylor peaked at #49 on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, R.C., “SOS” by Abba peaked at #15 on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, R.C., “Space Oddity” by David Bowie peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1975, DON KIRSHNERʹS ROCK CONCERT Appearing: NITTY GRITTY DIRT BAND; KOOL and THE GANG; GINO VANELLI

In 1976, The Beatles released the single “Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da”/“Julia.”

In 1976, George Harrison released the album “The Best Of George Harrison”

In 1976, COVER OF PEOPLE: TONY RANDALL

In 1977, Singer Suzi Quatro begins her role as Leather Tuscadero on ABCʹs Happy Days.

In 1978, “Shakedown Street” album by Grateful Dead was released (or November 15?)

In 1979, A new late-night news program debuted on ABC-TV. The program, “The Iran Crisis: America Held Hostage”, was expected to be on the schedule only temporarily, according to ABC News chief, Roone Arledge. Instead, the program, with host Ted Koppel, evolved into “Nightline” in March of 1980.

In 1980, Bruce Springsteenʹs “The River” is his first album to reach number one on the charts.

In 1980, Martyn Ware and Ian Craig Marsh had been founding members of The Human League, but after disagreements with vocalist Phil Oakey, left the group to form Heaven 17.

In 1980, On the cover of TV Guide: “Polly Holiday of Flo”. Other Articles: Cher, TV Reports from Saturn.

In 1980, R.C., “Dreamer (live version)” by Supertramp peaked at #15 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “On The Road Again” by Willie Nelson peaked at #20 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “Private Idaho” by B-52's peaked at #74 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “Sheʹs So Cold” by Rolling Stones peaked at #26 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “Sometimes A Fantasy” by Billy Joel peaked at #36 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, R.C., “You Shook Me All Night Long” by AC/DC peaked at #35 on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Fonz and The Happy Days Gang”, TV Cartoon Show; debut on ABC.

In 1980, “The Richie Rich/Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo Show”, TV Cartoon Show, debut on ABC.

In 1980, Scientists at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, announced that the U.S. space probe Voyager One had discovered a 15th moon orbiting the planet Saturn.

In 1981, “Animals Animals Animals”, TV Nature show last aired on ABC ABC ABC.

In 1981, “Issues And Answers”, TV Public Affairs; last aired on ABC. Sure there were more issues, but ABC ran out of answers.

In 1981, Don Shula recorded his 200th NFL victory when the Miami Dolphins edged the New England Patriots 30-27 in overtime.

In 1982, “Combat Rock” album by The Clash was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1983, “Lawyers In Love” album by Jackson Browne was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1983, “Puttin' On The Ritz” single by Taco was certified Gold by the RIAA. Yo quiero mas Taco Musica!

In 1983, “Sweet Dreams (are Made Of This)” album by Eurythmics was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1985, After no small hint from a song by Bob Dylan, that a judge overturned Rubin “Hurricane” Carterʹs conviction for a 1966 triple murder in a Patterson, New Jersey, bar. The former boxer had spent 19 years in prison for a crime he did not commit.

In 1986, On the cover of TV Guide: “Joan Collins and George Hamilton”. Other Articles: Finola Hughes, Bob Schieffer

In 1986, R.C., “Amanda” by Boston peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Daydream Believer” (new mix) by The Monkees peaked at #79 on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “I Didnʹt Mean To Turn You On” by Robert Palmer peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Jumpin' Jack Flash” by Aretha Franklin peaked at #21 on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Take My Breath Away” by Berlin peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1986, This day saw the biggest blowout of the year happen, as Oklahoma defeated Missouri 77-0 in a college football game.

In 1986, “The Puppyʹs Further Adventures”, TV Cartoon Show; last aired on ABC. The series apparently went far enough.

In 1988, 11 x 08 = 88

In 1988, “Gems” album by Aerosmith was released

In 1988, “Green” album by R.E.M. was released

In 1989, “Love In An Elevator” single by Aerosmith was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1989, “Mystery Science Theater 3000” launches at speeds of at least “mock 5.”

In 1989, “The End Of The Innocence” album by Don Henley was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1990, Howard Stern guested on “Late Night with David Letterman.”

In 1990, The 200th episode of NBCʹs “Cheers” aired in a one-hour special. Original cast member Shelly Long made a special appearance.

In 1992, “Hi Honey Iʹm Home” TV Comedy last aired on Nickelodeon.

In 1993, Microsoft Windows for Workgroups 3.11 was released; the operating system boasted improved support for NetWare and Windows NT, and slipped in numerous architectural changes to improve performance and stability (changes that later found their way into Windows 95).

In 1993, Toymaker Hasbro unveiled a new collection of six Elvis Presley limited edition commemorative dolls.

In 1994, California voters approved Proposition 187, designed to deny education and social services and non-emergency health care to illegal aliens. Alf, Doctor Spock, Mork, and even space alien Roger all protested against the voting. (Proposition 187 was never implemented after courts found it unconstitutional.)

In 1995, Today in Late Show w/ Letterman History: Superstar Demi Moore helps present the “Top Ten Least Popular Stripper Names” by stripping off ten cards one by one until finally stripping down to a bikini.

In 1995, Country Dick Montana…lead singer of the Beat Farmers…collapsed and died on stage in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada.

In 1996, The movie “The Nutty Professor” opened in movie theaters in the United Kingdom.

In 1996, “Did I Shave My Legs For This?” album by Deana Carter was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1997, Eight rounds were enough for Evander Holyfield to beat Michael Moorer as he continued his remarkable resurgence by avenging one of his three career losses, adding the International Boxing Federation heavyweight title when Michael Moorer was unable to answer the bell for the ninth round at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas. Holyfield, the World Boxing Association champion, knocked the game Moorer down five times. He avenged his April 1994 loss to Moorer and continued along his path toward unifying the three versions of the heavyweight championship.

In 1997, On the cover of TV Guide: “Jeri Ryan of Star Trek Voyager OR Terry Farrell of Deep Space Nine”. Other Articles: The stars of 60's spy shows.

In 1999, On As the World Turns, Margo woke up in bed next to Alecʹs corpse.

In 2001, Sure, Fox delayed its debut long enough, but “The Tick” is sure to find a blockbuster audience opposite “Friends” and “Survivor,” right?

In 2002, The movies “Frida” and “8 Mile” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2003, On the cover of TV Guide: Katey Sagal, Amy Davidson, Kaley Cuoco, and Martin Spanjers with the caption “Life After John (Ritter)”, or two stars of “The O.C.”: Benjamin McKenzie and Mischa Barton.

In 2010, Talk show host Conan OʹBrien made his debut on TBS with his nightly show “Conan”. He ended his show in 2021.

In 2011, Bil Keane, 89, creator of the comic strip “Family Circus,” died in Paradise Valley, Arizona.

In 2013, The movies “Thor: The Dark World”, and “The Book Thief” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2014, “Sonic Boom” began airing on Cartoon Network

In 2019, “Green Eggs and Ham” began airing on Netflix

In 2020, “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek died at his Los Angeles home after battling pancreatic cancer for nearly two years; he was 80.

In 2020, Virgin Hyperloop conducted the first test of its ultra-fast transportation pod using humans.

In 2088, 11 x 08 = 88

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[USA] Impotency Week (Day 2)
[USA] Chemistry Week (Day 3)
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[USA] Health Information Management Week (Day 3)
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[USA] Osteopathic Medicine Week (Day 3)
[World] International Cat Week (Day 3)
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[World] Science and Peace Week (Day 3)
Festival of Ceres (Roman corn goddess).
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[Montana] Admissions Day (1889)
[USA] Abet and Aid Punster's Day
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Astrological sign: Scorpio: The Scorpion (10-22 thru 11-21); Ruling Planet: Pluto. Element: Water. Traits: Passionate, intense, secretive, subtle. Body part associated with this sign: Secrets. Occupations: Teaching, work requiring concentration, training animals, psychiatry, surgery, detection.
Astrological sign: Sagittarius: The Archer (thru 11-22 thru 12-21); Ruling Planet: Jupiter. Element: Fire. Traits: Bountiful, frank, versatile, philosophical. Body part associated with this sign: The thighs. Occupations: Travel, politics, meteorology, philosophy, religion.
November was known by the Saxons as Wint Monath - the wind month.
November was the ninth month. Novem is Latin for nine.
Flowers: chrysanthemum and dahlia
Full Moon: the Beaver Moon
Meaning: the sentimental meaning of the topaz is for fidelity, and the chrysanthemum is for loveliness and cheerfulness.
Gems: topaz and citrine
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