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The Big Datebook for December 6

Last Updated 12-23-2020

🏆🥊Don King -- is 88 in the year 2020 and 89 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1932
Boxing Figure
Names/Places: b. in Cleveland
Misc: shocking hairstyle, Boxing promoter; controlled heavyweight title from 1978-90 while Larry Holmes and Mike Tyson were champions; first major bout was Muhammad Ali's comeback fight in 1970; former numbers operator who served 4 years for manslaughter (1967-70); acquitted of tax evasion and fraud in 1985; indicted July 14, 1994 for allegedly bilking Lloyd's of London out of $350,000 on a false insurance claim involving a training injury to Julio Cesar Chavez in June 1991. AP says born Aug 20, 1931.

✍🎭David Ossman -- is 84 in the year 2020 and 85 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1936
Writer, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor
Group Names: Firesign Theater
Movie Titles: A Bug's Life

✍⛪🎵Kenneth "Ken" Copeland -- is 84 in the year 2020 and 85 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1936 N.S.
Author, Televangelist, Musician, Pop Singer

🎭Patrick Bauchau -- is 82 in the year 2020 and 83 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1938 N.S.
Actor, Producer, Belgiumese
Misc: IMDB says 1944
TV Shows: Carnivale, The Pretender (as Sydney Green / Jacob)
Movie Titles: Panic Room, Secretary, A View to a Kill

🎵Steve Alaimo -- is 81 in the year 2020 and 82 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1939
Record Company Owner, Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist
Misc: label owner
Song Titles: Mashed Potatoes

🎭Richard Edlund -- is 80 in the year 2020 and 81 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1940
Sound Effects Technician
Movie Titles: Star Wars (films Oscar winner)

🎵🎷Jay Leonhart -- is 80 in the year 2020 and 81 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1940
Songwriter, Jazz Bassist

🎭Leon Russom -- is 79 in the year 2020 and 80 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1941
Actor
TV Shows: The X-Files (as Det. Miles)
Movie Titles: True Grit, The Big Lebowski

🎵Helen Cornelius -- is 79 in the year 2020 and 80 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1941
Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Hannibal, MO
TV Shows: Nashville on the Road

Peter Handke -- is 78 in the year 2020 and 79 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1942
Novelist, Essayist, Poet, Translator, Playwright, Austrian
Book Titles: The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick, Slow Homecoming

🎵Robb Royer -- is 78 in the year 2020 and 79 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1942
Songwriter, Bassist, Keyboardist, Pop Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Bread

🎵Jonathan King -- is 76 in the year 2020 and 77 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1944
Music Producer, Songwriter, Pop Singer, English
Names/Places: RFN:Kenneth
Misc: owner of U.K. Records

🎭James Naughton -- is 75 in the year 2020 and 76 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1945 N.S.
Actor, Director
Misc: some say b. 1946
TV Shows: Hostages, Planet of the Apes (as Pete Burke), Trauma Center
Movie Titles: The Devil Wears Prada, Cat's Eye, Oxygen, The First Wives Club

🎭Shekhar Kapur -- is 75 in the year 2020 and 76 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1945 N.S.
Filmmaker

Ray LaHood -- is 75 in the year 2020 and 76 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1945
Government Official
Misc: former Transportation Secretary

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🏆⚾Larry Bowa -- is 75 in the year 2020 and 76 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1945
MLB Manager, MLB Coach, MLB Shortstop
Names/Places: RN:Lawrence Robert
Misc: 5x All-Star, 2x Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs

🎵Frankie Beverly -- is 74 in the year 2020 and 75 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1946
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Maze

🎵Miroslav Vitouš -- is 73 in the year 2020 and 74 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1947
Songwriter, Bassist, Rock-Jazz Performer, Czechoslovakian
Group Names: Weather Report

🎭JoBeth Williams -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1948
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
Names/Places: not b. 1953
TV Shows: The Day After (TV movie), Fish Police, The Client (as Regina Love)
Movie Titles: The Day After (TV movie), Poltergeist, Kramer vs Kramer, Poltergeist II: The Other Side, The Big Chill

Don Nickles -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1948
Senator

🎵🎷Harvie Swartz -- is 72 in the year 2020 and 73 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1948
Composer, Jazz Bassist

🎭Thom Barry -- is 70 in the year 2020 and 71 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1950
Actor
TV Shows: Cold Case (as Will Jeffries)
Movie Titles: 2 Fast 2 Furious, The Fast and the Furious, Independence Day

🎵Jeff Grobe -- is 70 in the year 2020 and 71 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1950
Drummer
Group Names: Looking Glass

🎭Gina Hecht -- is 68 in the year 2020 and 69 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1952 N.S.
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Seinfeld (as Dana Foley), Mork & Mindy (as Jean DaVinci)
Movie Titles: Seven Pounds, Night Shift, St. Elmo's Fire, The Last Word

🎭Kin Shriner -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1953
Soap Actor
Names/Places: b. in Toledo, OH; Wil's twin bro, Herb's son
TV Shows: General Hospital (as Scotty Baldwin), Port Charles (as Scotty Baldwin), Rituals, Bold & The Beautiful, Young & The Restless, As the World Turns

🎭Thomas "Tom" Hulce -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1953
Movie/Stage Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Names/Places: b. in Whitewater, WI
Movie Titles: National Lampoon's Animal House, Mark Shelley's Frankenstein, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame, Amadeus, Parenthood, Frakenstein

✍🎭Wil Shriner -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1953
Humorist, TV Talk Show Host
Names/Places: b. in Toledo, OH; Kin's twin brother, Herb's son
TV Shows: TV Inside & Out, TV Bloopers & Practical Jokes, Wil Shriner Show

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🏆🎳Bob Goike -- is 67 in the year 2020 and 68 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1953
Hall of Famer, Bowler

🎭Miles Chapin -- is 66 in the year 2020 and 67 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1954
Actor
Movie Titles: The People vs. Larry Flynt, Man on the Moon, Hair, Howard the Duck

📰🏆Jeff Stelling -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1955 N.S.
Journalist, Sportscaster, English
TV Shows: Gillette Soccer Saturday

🎭Steven (Comedian) Wright -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1955
Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Album Titles: I Have a Pony
Movie Titles: Reservoir Dogs, Coffee and Cigarettes, Son of the Mask, The Swan Princess

🎭🎵Eddie Tenpole -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1955
Actor, Songwriter, Singer, English
Names/Places: or Eddie Tudorpole?
Group Names: Tenpole Tudor

🎵Tish Hinojosa -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1955
Songwriter, Country Singer, Folk Singer

🎵Bill Lloyd -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1955
Country Singer
Group Names: Foster and Lloyd

🎵🎸Rick Buckler -- is 65 in the year 2020 and 66 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1955
Alternative Rock Drummer, Ska Musician, English
Names/Places: RFN:Paul Richard
Group Names: The Jam, Time U.K.

🎵🎸Peter Buck -- is 64 in the year 2020 and 65 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1956
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: R.E.M.

Andrew Cuomo -- is 63 in the year 2020 and 64 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1957 N.S.
Governor

🏆⚾Steve Bedrosian -- is 63 in the year 2020 and 64 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1957
MLB Pitcher
Misc: NL Cy Young Award winner in 1987
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies

🎭Nick Park -- is 62 in the year 2020 and 63 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1958 N.S.
Producer/Director, English
TV Shows: Shaun the Sheep
Movie Titles: The Curse of the Wererabbit, The Wrong Trousers, Wallace and Gromit (film series featuring stop motion animation), Chicken Run (director)

🎭🎵🎸David Lovering -- is 59 in the year 2020 and 60 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1961
Magician, Alternative Rock Drummer
Group Names: The Pixies

🎭🏆Janine Turner -- is 58 in the year 2020 and 59 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1962
Actress, Radio Talk Show Hostess, Commercial Actress, Model
Names/Places: RMLN:Laraine Gaunit
Misc: Chevrolet ads
TV Shows: Dallas, General Hospital, Northern Exposure (as Mary Margaret "Maggie" O'Connell), Strong Medicine, Friday Night Lights
Movie Titles: Young Doctors in Love, Steel Magnolias, Cliffhanger, Leave It to Beaver (movie as June)

✍🎵🎸Ben Watt -- is 58 in the year 2020 and 59 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1962
Author, Songwriter, Pianist, Modern Rock Singer/Guitarist, English
Group Names: Everything But the Girl

🏆⚽Mike Windischmann -- is 55 in the year 2020 and 56 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1965
Hall of Famer, Soccer Defender, West German

🎵Sinoa Loren -- is 54 in the year 2020 and 55 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1966
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Seduction

🎭Sparky Marcus -- is 53 in the year 2020 and 54 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1967
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1985; I'm not sure if it was from the result of acting in a GooBots series or what.
TV Shows: Nancy Walker Show, Mary Hartman Mary Hartman (as Jimmy Joe Jeeter), Bad News Bears, Sigmund & the Sea Monsters, Goodtime Girls, Richie Rich, Shirt Tales, Space-Stars, Saturday Supercade, Space Ace, Challenge of the GoBots, The Puppy's New Adventures, The Reluctant Dragon (1981 version), The Get-Along Gang, CBS Library
Movie Titles: Don Bluth's Banjo the Woodpile Cat, The Man with Two Brains, Freaky Friday (1976)

✍🎭Judd Apatow -- is 53 in the year 2020 and 54 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1967
Writer, Producer/Director
TV Shows: The Ben Stiller Show (writer), Freaks and Geeks, Undeclared
Movie Titles: This is 40, Pineapple Express, Superbad, The 40-Year Old Virgin, Knocked Up

🏆⚾Kevin Appier -- is 53 in the year 2020 and 54 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1967
MLB Pitcher

Karl Ove Knausgård -- is 52 in the year 2020 and 53 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1968 N.S.
Author, Norweigan

🏆🏀Elmore Spencer -- is 51 in the year 2020 and 52 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1969
NBA Center

🏆🏈Eric Mahlum -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1970
NFL Guard

💰🎭🎵Ulf "Buddha" Ekberg -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1970
Businessperson, Producer, Songwriter, Keyboardist, Hip-Pop Singer, Swedish
Group Names: Ace of Base

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✍🎭Craig Brewer -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1971
Writer, Director

🏆🏈Thomas Bailey -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1971
NFL Wide Receiver

🏆🏀Matt Maloney -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1971
NBA Player

🏆🎾Richard Krajicek -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1971
Tennis Player, Dutch (Netherlands)

🎭Sarah Rafferty -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1972 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Suits (as Donna Paulsen)
Movie Titles: Speakeasy, Soccer Dog: European Cup, Falling for Grace

🏆🏈Gary Bandy -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1972
NFL Defensive End

🏆🏈James Logan -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1972
NFL Linebacker

🏆🏈Mike Gruttadauri -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1972
NFL Center

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🏆🏈Tim Kohn -- is 47 in the year 2020 and 48 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1973
NFL Player

🎭Noel Clarke -- is 45 in the year 2020 and 46 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1975 N.S.
Actor, Producer, English
TV Shows: Doctor Who (as Mickey Smith), Auf Wiedersehen Pet, The Level (as Shaun "Gunner" Martin)
Movie Titles: Adulthood, Kidulthood, Storage 24, Star Trek Into Darkness

🎭Colleen Haskell -- is 44 in the year 2020 and 45 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1976
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Survivor
Movie Titles: The Animal

🎭Lindsay Price -- is 44 in the year 2020 and 45 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1976 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Splitting Up Together, Lipstick Jungle, Beverly Hills 90210 (as Janet Sosna)
Movie Titles: Club Dread

🎭🎵Lindsay Erin Alley -- is 43 in the year 2020 and 44 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1977
Actress, Producer, Pop Singer
TV Shows: The All-New Mickey Mouse Club
Movie Titles: Ernest Saves Christmas, Bedtime Stories

🎭Maxime Collin -- is 41 in the year 2020 and 42 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1979
Actor, Canadian

🎭Ashley Madekwe -- is 39 in the year 2020 and 40 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1981
Actress, English
TV Shows: Salem (as Tituba), Revenge, Secret Diary of a Call Girl, Bedlam
Movie Titles: Venus, Cassandra's Dream

🎭C. J. Thomason -- is 38 in the year 2020 and 39 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1982
Actor
Movie Titles: Transformers, Husk, The Monkey's Paw, Aftermath

🏆🏁🚲Alberto Contador -- is 38 in the year 2020 and 39 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1982 N.S.
Bicyclist

🎭🎵Nora Kirkpatrick -- is 36 in the year 2020 and 37 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1984
Actress, Producer, Composer
TV Shows: The Office (as Esther), Greek (as Katherine)
Movie Titles: Big Sur

🎭🎵Dulce María -- is 35 in the year 2020 and 36 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1985 N.S.
Actress, Singer, Mexican

🎵Cameron Duddy -- is 35 in the year 2020 and 36 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1985 N.S.
Country Singer
Group Names: Midland

🎭🏆Claire Kathleen "Rosie" Bolton -- is 34 in the year 2020 and 35 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1986
Actress, Model

🏆🏒Matt Niskanen -- is 34 in the year 2020 and 35 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1986
NHL Defensive, American

🎭Jack De Sena -- is 33 in the year 2020 and 34 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1987 N.S.
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
TV Shows: Avatar: The Last Airbender, All That, 100 Things To Do Before High School (as Mr. Roberts), Dorm Life
Movie Titles: The Wild

🎵Jacob Chesnut -- is 31 in the year 2020 and 32 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1989
Singer, Christian/Rock Performer
Group Names: Rush of Fools

🏆🎾Coco Vandeweghe -- is 29 in the year 2020 and 30 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1991 N.S.
Tennis Player

🏆🏈Johnny Manziel -- is 28 in the year 2020 and 29 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1992
NFL Quarterback, College Football Player
Misc: Heisman Trophy (2012)
Sports Teams: Texas A&M

Elian González -- is 27 in the year 2020 and 28 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1993

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🏆🏀Giannis Antetokounmpo -- is 26 in the year 2020 and 27 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1994 N.S.
NBA Player, Greek
Names/Places: NN: The Greek Freak

🎭Stefanie Scott -- is 24 in the year 2020 and 25 in the year 2021; b.12/6/1996 N.S.
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: A.N.T. Farm (as Lexi Reed)
Movie Titles: No Strings Attached, Wreck-It Ralph

Audrey Caroline McGraw -- is 19 in the year 2020 and 20 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2001
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Faith Hill and Tim's daughter

Kaya McKenna Callahan -- is 19 in the year 2020 and 20 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2001
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Eva LaRue and John's daughter

Lola Facinelli -- is 18 in the year 2020 and 19 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2002
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Jennie Garth and Peter's daughter

Sophia Rosalinda Bratt -- is 18 in the year 2020 and 19 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2002
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Talisa and Benjamin's daughter

Brooke Michelle Baldwin -- is 16 in the year 2020 and 17 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2004
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Chynna Phillips and Billy's daughter

Dexter Henry Lorcan Costello -- is 14 in the year 2020 and 15 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2006
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Diana Krall and Elvis's son

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Frank Harlan James Costello -- is 14 in the year 2020 and 15 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2006
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Diana Krall and Elvis' son

William Dylan O'Hurley -- is 14 in the year 2020 and 15 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2006
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Lisa and John's son

Magnus Hamilton Miller -- is 8 in the year 2020 and 9 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2012
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Jennifer Nettles and Justin's son

Amory Tristan Ritchson -- is 5 in the year 2020 and 6 in the year 2021; b.12/6/2015 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Catherine and Alan's son

🎭Amanda Serkasevich -- b.12/6/????
Actress

👑King Henry VI Of England -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1421 J-LD d.5/21/1471 J-LD (49)
King, British
Misc: reigned at 9 months until 1471!

Niccolò Zucchi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1586 N.S. d.5/21/1670 N.S. (83)
Astronomer, Physicist, Italian
Misc: who, in approximately 1616, designed one of the earliest reflecting telescopes, antedating those of James Gregory and Sir Isaac Newton.

Nicolas Leblanc -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1742 N.S. d.1/16/1806 N.S. (63)
Chemist, Inventor, Surgeon, French
Misc: discovered how to manufacture soda from common salt

Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1778 d.5/9/1850 (71)
Chemist, Physicist, French

💰John Eberhard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1822 d.3/2/1879 (56)
Industrialist
Misc: built the first large-scale pencil factory in the U.S.

🎖Richard Pratt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1840 d.4/23/1924 (83)
Army Officer, Educator

🏆🥊Arthur Chambers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1846 d.4/8/1923 (76)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, English

🎭Edward H. Sothern -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1859 d.10/28/1933 (73)
Actor

Charles Martin Hall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1863 d.12/27/1914 (51)
Chemist, Inventor
Misc: discovered the electrolytic method of producing aluminum, thus bringing the metal into wide commercial use.

🎭William S. Hart -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1864 d.6/23/1946 (81)
Movie/Stage Actor, Producer/Director
Misc: silent Westerns (Wild Bill Hickok, Tumbleweeds)

✍🎭Clara Lipman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1864 d.6/22/1952 (87)
Playwright, Comic Actress
Misc: acted from 1885-1927

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🎨Karl Theodore Bitter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1867 d.4/9/1915 (47)
Sculptor

🏆🥊George "Kid" Lavigne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1869 d.3/9/1928 (58)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎨⚛💰🏆🏁🚲Frederick Duesenberg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1876 d.7/26/1932 (55)
Designer, Inventor, Manufacturer, Bicyclist, German
Misc: Auto Manufacturer

William Stanley Braithwaite -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1878 d.6/8/1962 (83)
Poet, Critic

🎭Jane Morgan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1880 d.1/1/1972 (91)
Actress
TV Shows: Our Miss Brooks (as Mrs. Margaret Davis)

💰Thomas Braniff -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1883 d.1/10/1954 (70)
Businessperson
Misc: founder of Braniff Int'l Airways

Alfred "Joyce" Kilmer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1886 d.7/30/1918 (31)
Poet, Critic
Misc: wrote about trees

🎭Lynn Fontanne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1887 d.7/30/1983 (95)
Stage Actress, English
Names/Places: b. in London; the widow of actor Alfred Lunt; d. in Genesee Depot, Wisconsin,
Misc: one of Broadway's premier actresses

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🏆🏈Lou Little -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1893 d.5/28/1979 (85)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player, College Football Coach
Sports Teams: Frankford Yellow Jackets (player 1920-1923), Georgetown University (coach 1924-1929), Columbia University (coach 1930-1956)

✍📰Sylvia Warner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1893 d.5/1/1978 (84)
Novelist, Poet, Biographer, English

🏆🏈George Trafton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1896 d.9/5/1971 (74)
Hall of Famer, NFL Center
Sports Teams: Decatur/Chicago Staleys (1920-1921), Chicago Bears (1923-1932)

✍🎵Ira Gershwin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1896 d.8/17/1983 (86)
Author, Lyricist
Names/Places: b. in New York City; d. in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Misc: with his composer brother George, wrote such classic songs as "S Wonderful" and "The Man I Love"

🎭Herman Shumlin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1898 d.6/4/1979 (80)
Actor
Misc: a prolific Broadway theatrical director and theatrical producer beginning in 1927.

📰Alfred Eisenstaedt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1898 d.8/23/1995 (96)
Photojournalist, German
Misc: Father of Photojournalism; d. Aug 24?; master Life photographer whose many famous images include the VJ Day picture of a sailor kissing a woman in Times Square

🏆⚾John "Jocko" Conlan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1899 N.S. d.4/16/1989 N.S. (89)
Hall of Famer, MLB Umpire

🏆⚾Tony Lazzeri -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1903 d.8/6/1946 (42)
Hall of Famer, MLB Player
Misc: some say b. on Dec 26
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (1926-1937), Chicago Cubs (1938), Brooklyn Dodgers (1939), New York Giants (1939)

🎵Hugh Farr -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1903 d.3/17/1980 (76)
Hall of Famer, Fiddler, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN:Thomas Hubert Farr
Group Names: Sons of the Pioneers

📰🎵Eve Curie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1904 d.10/22/2007 (102)
Biographer, Pianist, French
Names/Places: daughter of Madame Curie

🏆🥊James J. Braddock -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1905 d.11/29/1974 (68)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, American, Irish
Names/Places: NN:James
Misc: American world heavyweight boxing champion from June 13, 1935, when he outpointed Max Baer in 15 rounds at the Long Island City Bowl, New York City, until June 22, 1937, when he was knocked out by Joe Louis in eight rounds in Chicago.

🎭Agnes Moorehead -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1906 d.4/30/1974 (67)
Radio Actress, TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Lesbian
Names/Places: b. in Reedsburg, WI
TV Shows: Bewitched (as Endora, Samantha's mom)

Leonid Ilich Brezhnev -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1906 N.S. or 12/6/1906 Ju-1 d.11/10/1982 N.S. (75)
Head of State, Russian
Misc: Soviet leader 1964-82

"Babyface" Nelson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1908 d.11/27/1934 (25)
Outlaw
Names/Places: RN:Lester Gillis; RFN:George
Misc: Gangster; #1 wanted criminal, shot by FBI agents.

🏆⚾Stan Hack -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1909 d.12/15/1979 (70)
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN:Smiling Stan

🎭🏆🏁🏊Eleanor Holm -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1913 N.S. d.1/31/2004 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, Movie Actress, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
Misc: won gold medal in 100m backstroke at 1932 Olympics; thrown off '36 U.S. team for drinking champagne in public and shooting craps on boat to Germany.

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🎭Claude Renoir -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1914 d.9/5/1993 (78)
Cinematographer, Choreographer, French
Misc: some say d. at 79
Movie Titles: The Spy Who Loved Me

🎵Hugo Peretti -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1916 d.5/1/1986 (69)
Music Executive, Music Producer, Songwriter, Soul Singer
Misc: of Hugo & Luigi; founded Avco Records

💰Irv Robbins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1917 d.5/5/2008 (90)
Businessperson
Misc: Baskin-Robbins ice cream founder

William McGivern -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1918 d.11/18/1982 (63)
Author, Novelist, Screen/Scriptwriter

🏆⛸Lloyd Valdemar "Skippy" Baxter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1919 d.12/18/2012 (93)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater

🏆🥊Jimmy Bivins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1919 d.7/4/2012 (92)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎵🎷Dave Brubeck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1920 d.12/5/2012 (91)
Composer, Bandleader, Jazz Pianist
Names/Places: RN:David Warren; b. in Concord, CA
Group Names: Dave Brubeck Quartet (leader)

🎭George Leech -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1921 d.6/17/2012 (90)
Stuntman, British
Misc: a top stuntman and coordinator for James Bond films

🏆🏈Otto Everett Graham -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1921 d.12/17/2003 (82)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Quarterback, College Football Coach, College Football Player
Misc: Football QB and basketball All-America at Northwestern; in pro ball, led Cleveland Browns to 7 league titles in 10 years, winning 4 AAFC championships (1946-50) and 3 NFL (1950,54-55); 5-time All-Pro; 2-time NFL MVP (1953,55).
Sports Teams: Cleveland Browns (player 1946-1955), NCAA Coast Guard (coach 1959-1965), Washington Redskins (coach 1966-1968), NCAA Coast Guard (coach 1974-1975)

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🎵Maury Laws -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1923 N.S. d.3/28/2019 N.S. (95)
Composer
Misc: Television and Film Composer for Rankin/Bass productions.
TV Shows: The Hobbit, The Jackson 5ive, The Osmonds, The Little Drummer Boy, The Tomfoolery Show, Here Comes Peter Cottontail, Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town, Frosty the Snowman, Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
Movie Titles: Return To Oz, Mad Monster Party, JackFrost, The Daydreamer, The Wacky World of Mother Goose

🎵Jim Eanes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1923 d.11/21/1995 (71)
Singer, Guitarist, Bluegrass Performer

🎭🎵Wally Cox -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1924 N.S. d.2/15/1973 N.S. (48)
Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Panelist, Novelty Singer
Names/Places: b. in Detroit; RFMN:Wallace Maynard
TV Shows: The Adventure of Hiram Holiday (star), Mr. Peepers (as Robinson Peepers), Hollywood Squares, Underdog (star voice)

🏆🏈Andy Robustelli -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1925 N.S. d.5/31/2011 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Rams (1951-1955), New York Giants (1956-1964)

🎵🎷Bob Cooper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1925 d.8/5/1993 (67)
Reeds, Tenor-sax, Jazz Saxophonist

🎭King Moody -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1929 d.2/7/2001 (71)
Actor, Comedian, Commercial Actor
Names/Places: RFN:Robert
Misc: Ronald McDonald in McDonald's commercials
TV Shows: Get Smart (as Shtarker)

🎭🎵Bobby Van -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1930 d.7/31/1980 (49)
Actor, Game Show Host, Panelist, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: RN:Robert van Stein then King; Elaine Joyce's hubby
Misc: some say b. 1932
TV Shows: The Fun Factor, Showoffs

🏆🥊Nick Bockwinkel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1934 d.11/14/2015 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: RN:Nicholas Warren Francis "Nick" Bockwinkel

Richard Speck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1941 d.12/5/1991 (49)
Murderer
Misc: mass murderer (killed 8 student nurses in 1966)

🎵Mike Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1943 d.2/28/2008 (64)
Hall of Famer, Singer, Keyboardist, English
Group Names: Dave Clark Five

🏆⛸Laurie Hickox -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1945 d.2/15/1961 (15)
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater

🎭Chelsea Brown -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1947 d.4/5/2017 N.S. (69)
Actress, Comedienne
TV Shows: Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In
Movie Titles: The Thing with Two Heads, The Return of Captain Invincible, Welcome to Woop Woop

🎵Linda Creed -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1949 d.4/10/1986 (36)
Lyricist, Songwriter, Singer
Names/Places: aka by her married name Linda Epstein

🎵🎸Randy Rhoads -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1956 d.3/19/1982 (25)
Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: Ozzy Osbourne

💻Satoru Iwata -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1959 N.S. d.7/11/2015 N.S. (55)
Computer Company Executive, Computer Software Programmer, Japanese
Misc: the fourth president and CEO of Nintendo.

🎖Ryan White -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/6/1971 d.4/8/1990 (18)
Hero
Misc: AIDS victim led fight for compassion & understanding for sufferers; d. in Indianapolis

Baltasar Gracián -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/8/1601 N.S. d.12/6/1658 N.S. (57)
Philosopher, Spanish

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Giovanni Morgagni -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1682 N.S. d.12/6/1771 N.S. (89)
Scientist, Anatomist, Italian
Misc: science of pathological anatomy

Nicolas-Jacque Conte -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/4/1755 d.12/6/1805 (50)
Inventor, French
Misc: developed the method on which the manufacture of modern pencils is based.

🎭Antonio Franconi -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/5/1737 N.S. d.12/6/1836 N.S. (99)
Entertainment Figure, French
Misc: Impresario considered the founder of the French circus and, with Philip Astley, the founder of the modern circus.

⚛💰Erastus B. Bigelow -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/2/1814 d.12/6/1879 (65)
Inventor, Manufacturer
Misc: noted as the developer of the power carpet loom and as a founder of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

✍⚛Anthony Trollope -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/24/1815 d.12/6/1882 (67)
Novelist, Inventor, English
Misc: invented the mailbox

📰⚖Louis Blanc -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/29/1811 d.12/6/1882 (71)
Historian, Socialist

Jefferson Davis -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1808 d.12/6/1889 (81)
Head of State
Names/Places: b. in Christian County, Kentucky; d. in New Orleans
Misc: The only President of The Confederate States of America (1861-65) the country ever had!

🏆🥊Joe Coburn -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/29/1835 d.12/6/1890 (55)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Irish

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⚛💰Werner Von Siemens -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1816 d.12/6/1892 (75)
Inventor, Industrialist, German
Names/Places: FN:Ernst
Misc: electrical engineer who played an important role in the development of the telegraph industry.

Alice Freeman Palmer -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/21/1855 d.12/6/1902 (47)
Hall of Famer, Educator

🏆⚾Amos Rusie -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/3/1871 d.12/6/1942 (71)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: fastball so intimidating that in 1893 the pitching mound is moved back 5'6" to its present 60'6"
Sports Teams: Indianapolis Hoosiers (1889), New York Giants (1890-1898), Cincinnati Reds (1901)

🎵🎷Dave Tough -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/26/1908 d.12/6/1948 (40)
Drummer, Jazz Performer

🎵Leadbelly -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/20/1888 d.12/6/1949 (61)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Blues Singer, Folk Singer
Names/Places: RN:Huddie William Ledbetter; NN:The King Of The 12 String Guitar Players
Misc: no source knows for sure when he was born; he influenced many folk and blues artists

📰Harold Ross -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/6/1892 d.12/6/1951 (59)
Publisher, Editor
Misc: founded New Yorker magazine

🏆⚾Honus Wagner -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1874 d.12/6/1955 (81)
Hall of Famer, MLB Coach, MLB Shortstop, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: NN:Flying Dutchman; RN: John Peter Wagner
Misc: Honus may have been the best "all-around" player in history; he could run, hit, field and play any position, but preferred shortstop where he played for 21 years. His 252 triples is still a record. He recorded 10,427 at-bats, won 8 NL batting titles, 5x stolen base leader, 3,430 hits; Pirates #33 retired
Sports Teams: Louisville Colonels (player 1897-1899), Pittsburgh Pirates (player 1900-1917, coach 1917, coach 1933-1951)

🎭Len Doyle -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/2/1893 d.12/6/1959 (66)
Actor

✍📰Mark Anthony Howe -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/28/1864 d.12/6/1960 (96)
Author, Editor, Biographer

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

🎭Janet Munro -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1934 d.12/6/1972 (38)
Actress, English
Movie Titles: Crawling Eye, Swiss Family Robinson

Sir Robert Watson-Watt -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/13/1892 d.12/6/1973 (81)
Engineer, Physicist, Scottish
Misc: invented the radar, which was a major factor in the defeat of Germany in WWII; d. Dec 5?

🏆⚽Andrew Ault -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/26/1900 d.12/6/1977 (77)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish
Misc: midfielder and forward

Thomas Corcoran -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/29/1900 d.12/6/1981 (80)
Politician, Attorney/Lawyer

💰Herman Lay -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1909 d.12/6/1982 (73)
Businessperson
Misc: president and founder of Frito-Lay Inc.

🎵Lucienne Boyer -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/18/1903 d.12/6/1983 (80)
Singer
Misc: cabaret singer

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🎭Burr Tillstrom -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/13/1917 d.12/6/1985 (68)
Hall of Famer, Puppet Actor
TV Shows: Kukla Fran and Ollie (creator, voice, & soul of all the puppets); That Was the Week That Was

🏆⚾Burleigh A. Grimes -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/18/1893 d.12/6/1985 (92)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: The last of the Spitballers
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates (1916-1917), Brooklyn Robins (1918-1926), New York Giants (1927), Pittsburgh Pirates (1928-1929), Boston Braves (1930), St. Louis Cardinals (1930-1931), Chicago Cubs (1932-1933), St. Louis Cardinals (1933-1934), New York Yankees (1934), Pittsburgh Pirates (1934), Brooklyn Dodgers (manager, 1937-1938)

🎭🎵🎸Roy Orbison -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/23/1936 d.12/6/1988 (52)
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, Composer/Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Country-Rock Performer
Names/Places: b. in Wink, TX; MN:Kelton
Group Names: The Traveling Wilburys (as Lefty), soloist;
Song Titles: Only The Lonely, Running Scared, Dream Baby, Oh Pretty Woman, Crying, You Got It

🎨Charles Saxon -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/13/1920 d.12/6/1988 (68)
Cartoonist
Misc: New Yorker Magazine

🎭John Payne -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/23/1912 d.12/6/1989 (77)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Roanoke, VA
Misc: his name is NOT A TYPO!!!; Hollywood leading man of the 1930-40s
TV Shows: The Restless Gun (as Vint Bonner)
Movie Titles: Miracle on 34th Street

🎭Frances Bavier -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/14/1903 d.12/6/1989 (86)
Actress
Misc: some say b. 1902 or 1905
TV Shows: It's a Great Life (as Amy), Eve Arden Show (as Nora), Andy Griffith Show (as Aunt Bee Taylor), Mayberry RFD (as Aunt Bee Taylor)

🎵Sammy Fain -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1902 d.12/6/1989 (87)
Composer/Songwriter, Singer, Pianist
Names/Places: RN:Samuel Feinberg
Misc: author of 6 million-selling songs

🏆🏌Bob Hamilton -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/10/1916 d.12/6/1990 (74)
Golfer

🎭Hank Worden -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/23/1901 d.12/6/1992 (91)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: RN:Norton Earl Worden

Wolfgang Paul -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/10/1913 d.12/6/1993 (80)
Physicist, German

🎭🎵Don Ameche -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/31/1908 d.12/6/1993 (85)
Actor, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Kenosha, WI; RN:Dominic Felix Amici
Misc: Hollywood 1930s & 40s leading man
Movie Titles: Cocoon, Trading Places

🎭Gian Maria Volontè -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/9/1933 d.12/6/1994 (61)
Actor, Italian
Movie Titles: Fistful of Dollars

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📰James "Scotty" Reston -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/3/1909 N.S. d.12/6/1995 N.S. (86)
Journalist, Columnist, Scottish
Sports Teams: New York Times

🏆🏈Pete Rozelle -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/1/1926 d.12/6/1996 (70)
Hall of Famer, NFL Executive
Names/Places: b. in South Gate, CA; FN:Alvin Ray
Misc: NFL Commissioner from 1960-89; presided over growth of league from 12 to 28 teams, merger with AFL, creation of Super Bowl and advent of huge TV rights fees.

🎵Ricky Owens -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/24/1939 N.S. d.12/6/1996 N.S. (57)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Vibrations, The Temptations

🎵Eliot Daniel -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1908 d.12/6/1997 (89)
Composer
Misc: composer of the I Love Lucy TV theme song

🏆🥊Wilfred "Willie" Pastrano -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1935 d.12/6/1997 (62)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Misc: Light Heavyweight Champion 1963-65

🏆🏁🏊Willy den Ouden -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/1/1918 N.S. d.12/6/1997 N.S. (79)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Dutch (Netherlands)

🎭"Peg Leg" Clayton Bates -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/10/1907 d.12/6/1998 (91)
Stage Actor, Dancer

🎭Michael Zaslow -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/1/1944 d.12/6/1998 (54)
Soap Actor
TV Shows: One Life to Live (as David Renaldi), Guiding Light (as Roger Thorpe)

🎭Werner Klemperer -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/22/1920 d.12/6/2000 (80)
TV/Movie Actor, German
Names/Places: b. in Cologne; Otto's son
Misc: played Nazi roles; some say b. Mar 20
TV Shows: Hogan's Heroes (as Col. Wilhelm Klink)

Philip Berrigan -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/5/1923 d.12/6/2002 (79)
Religious Leader
Misc: Militant Priest; Activist

🎵🏆🥊Danny Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1942 d.12/6/2005 (63)
Singer, Karate, South African
Misc: Karate instructor
Song Titles: White on White

Martin Russ -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/14/1931 d.12/6/2010 (79)
Author

🎭🎵Dobie Gray -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/26/1940 d.12/6/2011 (71)
Actor, Composer/Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Soul Singer, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Brookshire, TX; RN:Leonard Victor Ainsworth
Misc: AP says b. 1942

🎵🎷🎸Ed Cassidy -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/4/1923 d.12/6/2012 (89)
Jazz Musician, Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Spirit

🎵🎷Stan Tracey -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/30/1926 d.12/6/2013 (86)
Composer, Accordionist, Pianist, Vibes, Bandleader, Jazz Musician, English

🎮Ralph H. Baer -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/8/1922 N.S. d.12/6/2014 N.S. (92)
Video Game Designer, German
Names/Places: NN: The Father of Video Games
Misc: invented the home console that led to the explosion of the video gaming insdustry

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🎭Holly Woodlawn -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/26/1946 d.12/6/2015 N.S. (69)
Actress, Puerto Rican
Names/Places: RN:Harold Danhaki

🎭🎮Nicholas Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/5/1934 N.S. d.12/6/2015 N.S. (81)
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor, English
TV Shows: Are You Being Served?, Are You Being Served? Again!
Movie Titles: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, The Twelve Chairs, The Canterbury Tales
Video Games: The Golden Compass, Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

🎵Marque "Tate" Lynche -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/3/1981 d.12/6/2015 N.S. (34)
Pop Singer
TV Shows: All-New Mickey Mouse Club

🎭Peter Vaughan -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1923 N.S. d.12/6/2016 N.S. (93)
Actor, English
Misc: character actor known for many supporting roles in a variety of British film and television productions.
TV Shows: Game of Thrones (as Maester Aemon)
Movie Titles: Brazil, An Ideal Husband, Straw Dogs, The Remains of the Day

🎵Michael White -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/24/1930 N.S. d.12/6/2016 N.S. (86)
Violinist
Misc: Electric jazz violinist

🎵🎸Greg Lake -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/10/1947 d.12/6/2016 N.S. (69)
Bassist, Guitarist, Classic Rock Singer, English
Misc: some say b. Oct 10
Group Names: Emerson Lake & Palmer/Powell, King Crimson, soloist

🎭Conrad Brooks -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/3/1931 N.S. d.12/6/2017 N.S. (86)
Actor
Movie Titles: Plan 9 From Outer Space

William H. Gass -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/30/1924 d.12/6/2017 N.S. (93)
Author, Novelist, Essayist, Short Story Writer, Critic, Philosopher, Professor
Book Titles: The Tunnel, Middle C, A Temple of Texts

🎵🎸Pete Shelley -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/17/1955 N.S. d.12/6/2018 N.S. (63)
Songwriter, Punk Rock Singer/Guitarist, English
Group Names: The Buzzcocks, soloist
Song Titles: Orgasm Addict, What Do I Get?, Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've) (previous titles as lead of The Buzzcocks), Homosapien, Telephone Operator

🏆🏈Isiah Robertson -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/17/1949 N.S. d.12/6/2018 N.S. (69)
NFL Linebacker
Misc: 6x Pro Bowl, 4x First Team All-Pro, 6x First-team All-Conference

🏆🥊Larry "The Axe" Henning -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1936 N.S. d.12/6/2018 N.S. (82)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler

🏆⚾Luis Valbuena -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/30/1985 N.S. d.12/6/2018 N.S. (33)
MLB Infielder, Venezuelan

🎵Ace Cannon -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/5/1934 N.S. d.12/6/2018 N.S. (84)
Tenor, Alto-sax
Names/Places: RN: John Cannon

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🏆🏌Jo Ann Washam -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/24/1950 N.S. d.12/6/2019 N.S. (69)
Golfer

🎭🎵Ron Leibman -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/11/1937 N.S. d.12/6/2019 N.S. (82)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, TV Producer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in New York City; Linda Lavin's ex-hubby, Marilu Henner's hubby
TV Shows: Archer (as Ron Cadillac), Kaz (as Martin Kaz Kazinsky), Pacific Station (as Al)
Movie Titles: Christmas Eve

🏆🏈Jack Scarbath -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/12/1930 N.S. d.12/6/2020 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player, College Football Player
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Maryland

🏆🎾Dennis Ralston -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/27/1942 N.S. d.12/6/2020 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

Paul S. Sarbanes -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/3/1933 N.S. d.12/6/2020 N.S. (87)
Senator, Attorney

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2014, ✪ “Baby, It's Cold Outside” by Idina Menzel Featuring Michael Bublé peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, ✪ “Beep Beep” by The Playmates peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, ✪ “That's Life” by David Lee Roth peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, ✪ “Wild Wild Life” by Talking Heads peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “(Forever) Live And Die” by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “(I'm So) Afraid Of Losing You Again” by Charley Pride peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “(One Of These Days) Sunday's Gonna Come On Tuesday” by New Establishment peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “A House, A Car And A Wedding Ring” by Dale Hawkins peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “A House, A Car And A Wedding Ring” by Mike Preston peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “A Part Of Me” by Jimmy Clanton peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “All Of My Days” by Changing Faces Featuring Jay-Z peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Baby You Know” by The O'Jays peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Ballad Of Easy Rider” by The Byrds peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Blistered” by Johnny Cash peaked at number 50 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Bust Your Windows” by Jazmine Sullivan peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Butta Love” by Next peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Bye Bye Baby” by U.S. 1 peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Camel Back” by A.B. Skhy peaked at number 100 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Carry Me” by David Crosby And Graham Nash peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Chicken Fried” by Zac Brown Band peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Could I Be Dreaming” by The Pointer Sisters peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Deep Inside My Heart” by Randy Meisner peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Feeling Alright” by Mongo Santamaria peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Foolish Pride” by Daryl Hall peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Get Rhythm” by Johnny Cash peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Goin' To The Bank” by The Commodores peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Green Light” by John Legend Featuring André 3000 peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Happy” by Paul Anka peaked at number 86 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Help Me!” by Robin Gibb With Marcy Levy peaked at number 50 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Hey There Little Firefly” by Firefly peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Hip To Be Square” by Huey Lewis And The News peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Home” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “I Don't F**k With You” by Big Sean Featuring E-40 peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “I'll Remember Tonight” by Pat Boone peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “I'll Wait For You” by Frankie Avalon peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I'm Not A Player” by Big Punisher peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Intermission Riff” by The Bernie Lowe Orchestra peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “It's Alright” by Graham Central Station peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Jingo” by Santana peaked at number 56 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Keep It A Secret” by Jo Stafford peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Lady Of Spain” by Eddie Fisher peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Lonesome Town” by Ricky Nelson peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Love Will Find A Way” by Jackie DeShannon peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Mary, Did You Know?” by Pentatonix peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Master Blaster (Jammin')” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “More Than I Can Say” by Leo Sayer peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Morning Man” by Rupert Holmes peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Mr. Success” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “My Body” by LSG peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Na Na Hey Hey (Kiss Him Goodbye)” by Steam peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Never Been Any Reason” by Head East peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Nice, Nice, Very Nice” by Ambrosia peaked at number 63 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “No Type” by Rae Sremmurd peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Poor Boy” by The Royaltones peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Remote Control” by The Reddings peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Secret Love” by Freddy Fender peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1941, “Shepherd Serenade” by Horace Heidt And His Orchestra Featuring Larry Cotton And The Glee Club peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Sky High” by Jigsaw peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Sky's The Limit” by The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring 112 peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Stand Up” by Ludacris Featuring Shawnna peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Stop This Game” by Cheap Trick peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Stunt 101” by G-Unit peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Suga Suga” by Baby Bash Featuring Frankie J peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Sweet Little Rock And Roll” by Chuck Berry peaked at number 47 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Sweetheart” by Peggy Lee peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Swinging Tight” by Bill Deal And The Rhondels peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Takes Two To Tango” by Pearl Bailey peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “The Memory Remains” by Metallica peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “The Next Time I Fall” by Peter Cetera With Amy Grant peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “The Stars In Your Eyes” by The Dramatics peaked at number 81 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “The World Outside” by The Four Coins peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “This Time” by John Mellencamp peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Thorn In My Side” by Eurythmics peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “To Know Him Is To Love Him” by The Teddy Bears peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Waves” by Mr. Probz peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “We All Gotta Stick Together” by The Four Tops peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “White Bucks And Saddle Shoes” by Bobby Pedrick Jr. peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Wichita Lineman” by Sérgio Mendes peaked at number 95 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2014, ✪ “Baby, It's Cold Outside” by Idina Menzel Featuring Michael Bublé peaked at number 58 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “(Forever) Live And Die” by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

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

In 2014, “Baby Don't Lie” by Gwen Stefani peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Backfield In Motion” by Mel And Tim peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Calypso” by John Denver peaked at number 24 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Cannonball” by Duane Eddy And The Rebels peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Do They Know It's Christmas?” by Band Aid 30 peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Dreamer (Live Version)” by Supertramp peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “I Want'a Do Something Freaky To You” by Leon Haywood peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Let It Rock” by Kevin Rudolf Featuring Lil Wayne peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Look What You've Done To Me” by Boz Scaggs peaked at number 30 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Love Will Conquer All” by Lionel Richie peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Love Will Find A Way” by Jackie DeShannon peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “My Little Town” by Simon And Garfunkel peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Never Again” by The Midway State peaked at number 30 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Nights On Broadway” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Stand Up” by Ludacris Featuring Shawnna peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1997, “The Sound Of” by Jann Arden peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “To Be A Lover” by Billy Idol peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1958, “To Know Him Is To Love Him” by The Teddy Bears peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Trouble” by P!nk peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1997, “You Make Me Wanna...” by Usher peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2008, “You're Gonna Go Far” by The Offspring peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2008, ✪ “Big Fish Little Fish” by Bob The Builder peaked at number 81 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, ✪ “Sing Up For The Champions!” by Reds United peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, ✪ “Tom Dooley” by Lonnie Donegan And His Skiffle Group peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, ✪ “Whip It” by Devo peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “5 Steps” by Dru Hill peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “A Song For Mama” by Boyz II Men peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Air Guitar” by McBusted peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “All Around My Hat” by Steeleye Span peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Alright Baby” by Stevenson's Rocket peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Another Day” by Buckshot LeFonque peaked at number 65 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Baby Can I Hold You?” by Boyzone peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Banana Republic” by The Boomtown Rats peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Because You're Mine” by Mario Lanza peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Behind Blue Eyes” by Limp Bizkit peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Bill McCai” by Coral peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Bizzi's Party” by Bizzi peaked at number 62 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Candy” by Cameo peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Clap Back / Reigns” by Ja Rule peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Demons” by Super Furry Animals peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Desire” by Years And Years peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Do It Again” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Do Ya / Stay With Me” by McFly peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Don't Walk Away” by Electric Light Orchestra peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Each Time You Break My Heart” by Nick Kamen peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Embarrassment” by Madness peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Enter The Scene” by DJ Supreme vs. Rhythm Masters peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Fantasy Island” by M People peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Feeling Good” by Huff And Herb peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Feeling This” by blink-182 peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “French Kissin' In The U.S.A.” by Debbie Harry peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Gamblin' Bar Room Blues” by The Sensational Alex Harvey Band peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Gee, But It's Lonely” by Pat Boone peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Get Up On The Dance Floor / Headz Up” by George Sampson peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Greatest Day” by Take That peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Here Comes The Star” by Herman's Hermits peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Hold The Heart” by Big Country peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “I Hate This Part” by The Pussycat Dolls peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Need” by Meredith Brooks peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “I Still Remember” by Gary Numan peaked at number 74 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Thought It Was You” by Sex-O-Sonique peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I'm Coming Out” by Diana Ross peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “I'm Your Man” by Shane Richie peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “In For A Penny” by Slade peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Israel” by Siouxsie And The Banshees peaked at number 41 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “It's My Life” by No Doubt peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “It's Over Love” by Todd Terry Presents Shannon peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Jealous” by Labrinth peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Jus' A Rascal” by Dizzee Rascal peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Just Show Me How To Love You” by Sarah Brightman And The London Symphony Orchestra Featuring José Cura peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Keep Your Love” by Partizan peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Leave Right Now” by Will Young peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Let A Boy Cry” by Gala peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Little Darling” by The Rubettes peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Livin' On A Prayer” by Bon Jovi peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Looking For Clues” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Lucky Man” by The Verve peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Man Of Steel” by Meat Loaf peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Mermaids” by Paul Weller peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Miles Away” by Madonna peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Money Honey” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Music And You” by Room 5 Featuring Oliver Cheatham peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “No Enemiesz” by Kiesza peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Not Today” by Mary J. Blige Featuring Eve peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “One More Chance” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Open Your Mind '97” by U.S.U.R.A. peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Papa Can You Hear Me” by N-Dubz peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Rainmaker” by Iron Maiden peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Romeo Me” by Sleeper peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Sh-Boom” by Darts peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Show Me Heaven” by Chimera peaked at number 70 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Simple Things” by Saw Doctors peaked at number 56 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Some Other Sucker's Parade” by Del Amitri peaked at number 46 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Some People” by Paul Young peaked at number 56 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Susie Darlin'” by Robin Luke peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Take My Scars” by Machine Head peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “The Bright Light” by Tanya Donnelly peaked at number 64 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “The Call Up” by The Clash peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

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

In 1986, “The Foolish Thing To Do” by Heavy D And The Boyz peaked at number 65 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “The Hanging Tree” by James Newton Howard Featuring Jennifer Lawrence peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “The Skye Boat Song” by Roger Whittaker And Des O'Connor peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “These Days” by Take That peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “This Is A Rebel Song” by Sinéad O'Connor peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “This Old Heart Of Mine (Is Weak For You)” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “To Cut A Long Story Short” by Spandau Ballet peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Topsy (Parts 1 And 2)” by Cozy Cole peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “True Colors” by Go West peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “War” by Bruce Springsteen peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Waterloo” by Doctor And The Medics With Roy Wood peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “We Love You” by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “We R One” by Same Difference peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Why Did You Do It” by Stretch peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Women In Winter” by Skids peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Yester-Me, Yester-You, Yesterday” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Zing A Little Zong” by Bing Crosby And Jane Wyman peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, ✪ “Lola / You Really Got Me / Celluloid Heroes” by The Kinks peaked at number 69 on the Australian pop singles chart.

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

In 1980, ✪ “Whip It / Turnaround” by Devo peaked at number 77 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “All For You” by Sister Hazel peaked at number 50 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Amanda” by Boston peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Angels Brought Me Here” by Guy Sebastian peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Another Way To Die” by Jack White And Alicia Keys peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Bottom Of My Heart” by Kings Of The Sun peaked at number 47 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Busyboy” by Pee Wee King And Redd Stewart peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Butterfly” by Mariah Carey peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Caroline / Joanne” by Status Quo peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Coco Jamboo” by Mr. President peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Cosby Sweater” by Hilltop Hoods peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?” by N-Trance Featuring Rod Stewart peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Don't Waste My Time” by The Angels (Australia) peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Everybody Loves A Lover” by Doris Day peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Guns And Butter” by Do-Re-Mi peaked at number 48 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Hot Love / Rock And Roll Me” by David Essex peaked at number 74 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Human” by The Killers peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “I'm Sorry / Calypso” by John Denver peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “If You Love Someone” by The Veronicas peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Just A Little Lovin' (Will Go A Long Way)” by Eddie Fisher peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Let's Do It / Don't Rock The Boat” by Russell Morris peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Let's Kiss” by Models [AU] peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Midnite Blue / I Got Eyes” by Melissa Manchester peaked at number 78 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Picking Up Pebbles” by Matt Flinders peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Push” by Matchbox 20 peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Sailing / Stone Cold Sober” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Saturation” by The Superjesus peaked at number 42 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “She's So Cold / Send It To Me” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 49 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Someone That I Used To Love / Don't Look Back” by Natalie Cole peaked at number 78 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Sugarbush” by Frankie Laine And Doris Day peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Sweet Talk” by Samantha Jade peaked at number 38 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “The Bump / Superman” by The Commodores peaked at number 98 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “The Lady In Red” by Chris de Burgh peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1969, “The Sounds Of Goodbye” by Kamahl peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “There's Nothing Stronger (Than Our Love) / Became A Fool” by Paul Anka peaked at number 83 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Two Single Beds / Constant Change” by Edith Bliss peaked at number 79 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Undercover Movers And Shakers / Boogie Oogie Oogie” by The Saddle Club peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Walking The Dog / Proud” by Roger Daltrey peaked at number 77 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Wedding Bell Blues” by The 5th Dimension peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Why Do Lovers Break Each Other's Hearts? / Teen Canteen” by Showaddywaddy peaked at number 83 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Yellow Flicker Beat” by Lorde peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1986, “(Forever) Live And Die” by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark peaked at number 14 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Angels Brought Me Here” by Guy Sebastian peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “As Long As You Love Me” by Backstreet Boys peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Baby Boy” by Big Brovaz peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Bingo” by The Catch peaked at number 46 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Blank Space” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Don't Stand So Close To Me” by The Police peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Friends And Lovers” by Gloria Loring And Carl Anderson peaked at number 43 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Got Some Teeth” by Obie Trice peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Guilty” by Blue peaked at number 14 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Hey Now” by Talking Heads peaked at number 45 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “If You Come To Me” by Atomic Kitten peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Let It Rock” by Kevin Rudolf Featuring Lil Wayne peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Like I Can” by Sam Smith peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Lyin' Eyes” by The Eagles peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Missionary Man” by Eurythmics peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Ooh La La” by Coolio peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Perfect Features Exposed” by The Features peaked at number 35 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Pressure Man” by The Feelers peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Roadblock” by CJ Lewis peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Rolling Stone” by David Essex peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Smack My Bitch Up” by The Prodigy peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “State Of The Nation” by New Order peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Sunchyme” by Dario G peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “The Hanging Tree” by James Newton Howard Featuring Jennifer Lawrence peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “The Lady In Red” by Chris de Burgh peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “The One I Gave My Heart To” by Aaliyah peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1980, “The Ritz” by Pop Mechanix peaked at number 50 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “To Be A Lover” by Billy Idol peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Too Shy” by Devolo peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Trouble” by P!nk peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Use Somebody” by Kings Of Leon peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Wrong Number” by The Cure peaked at number 43 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, ✪ “De vogeltjesdans (aka The Chicken Dance)” by De Electronica's peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Almost Persuaded” by Sommerset peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Amanda” by Boston peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Ave Maria” by Jantje Smit peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Beautiful People” by Melanie peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Cary Lynn Javes” by Zager And Evans peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Come Closer” by Renée [NL] peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Do It Any Way You Wanna” by People's Choice peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Don't Play Your Rock And Roll To Me” by Smokey peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Dromenland” by Mieke peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Erotica” by Man peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Geh' nicht vorbei” by Christian Anders peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Will Come To You” by Hanson peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “I'll Be Your Everything” by Percy Sledge peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Jij bent alles” by André Hazes peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Little Darling” by The Rubettes peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Lyin' Eyes” by The Eagles peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Maanserenade” by Marty peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “My Dear Rose” by Albert West peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Neem een ander in de maling!” by Ome Henk peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Nights On Broadway” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Op fietse” by Skik peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Ridin' On The L And N” by The Bintangs peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Sail Along Silvery Moon” by Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Santa Maria” by Roland Kaiser peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Smack My Bitch Up” by The Prodigy peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “This Is The World Calling” by Bob Geldof peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Tunnel Of Love” by Dire Straits peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Warriors (Of The Wasteland)” by Frankie Goes To Hollywood peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “We zijn toch op de wereld om elkaar te helpen, nietwaar?” by Adèle Bloemendaal, Leen Jongewaard And Piet Römer peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “When You Ask About Love” by Matchbox peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “You Make Me Wanna...” by Usher peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, ✪ “Doctor Jones” by Aqua peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, ✪ “Walkin' On The Sun” by Smash Mouth peaked at number 42 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Coming Home (Jeanny Part 2, ein Jahr danach)” by Falco peaked at number 11 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Just Cruisin'” by Will Smith peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Lady Of Ice” by Fancy peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Notorious” by Duran Duran peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Phenomenon” by LL Cool J peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Rymdraket” by Martin peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Sometimes” by Erasure peaked at number 20 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Suburbia” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Tell Him” by Barbra Streisand And Céline Dion peaked at number 27 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1986, “War (Live)” by Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, “Been Around The World” by Puff Daddy And The Family Featuring The Notorious B.I.G. And Ma$e peaked at number 26 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Tell Him” by Barbra Streisand And Céline Dion peaked at number 23 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1986, “Belle-île-en mer, Marie Galante” by Laurent Voulzy peaked at number 20 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Fourth Rendez-vous” by Jean-Michel Jarre peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

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

In 1997, “Petit Papa Noël [Disques Pathé]” by Tino Rossi peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1997, “Alane” by Wes peaked at number 20 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Avenues” by Refugee Camp All Stars Featuring Pras And Ky-Mani peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Born Too Late” by The Poni-Tails peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Come Prima (Koma Preema)” by Marino Marini And His Quartet peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1969, “He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother” by The Hollies peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Notorious” by Duran Duran peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Stay” by Sash! Featuring La Trec peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1975, “That's The Way (I Like It)” by K.C. And The Sunshine Band peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Through The Barricades” by Spandau Ballet peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, “Another One Bites The Dust” by Queen peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Cherish” by Pappa Bear Featuring Van der Toorn peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Heaven And Hell” by C.C. Catch peaked at number 19 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Meine kleine Schwester” by Spektacoolär peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Phenomenon” by LL Cool J peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Rescue Me” by Bell Book And Candle peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Super Trouper” by ABBA peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Two People” by Tina Turner peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Wenn ich nur noch 1 Tag zu leben hätte” by Basis peaked at number 23 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

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In 1768, The first edition of Encyclopaedia Brittanica was published in Scotland.

In 1865, The 13th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, abolishing slavery, was ratified as Georgia became the 27th state to endorse it.

In 1873, Americaʹs first international football (soccer) game was played in New Haven, Connecticut, this day. Yale defeated Eton (England) 2-1.

In 1877, Thomas Edison demonstrated the first sound recording, reciting “Mary had a Little Lamb” at West Orange, New Jersey.

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In 1923, A presidential address was broadcast on radio for the first time as President Calvin Coolidge spoke to a joint session of Congress.

In 1924, Actor Wally (Wallace Maynard) Cox was born in Detroit, Michigan. After World War II army service, he began appearing as a nightclub comedian in 1948. In the 1950s he gained a following as the shy hero of the TV series “Mr. Peepers” and “The Adventures of Hiram Holliday,” and later as a regular on the game show “Hollywood Squares.” His films include “State Fair,” “Spencerʹs Mountain,” “Fate Is The Hunter,” “The Bedford Incident,” “A Guide For the Married Man,” “The Boatniks” and “The Barefoot Executive,” among others. He died on February 15, 1973.

In 1942, Comedian Fred Allen premiered “Allenʹs Alley,” a recurring sketch on his CBS radio show spoofing small-town America.

In 1955, N.Y. psychologist Doctor Joyce Brothers won the top prize on the TV quiz show “The $64,000 Question” by correctly answering questions on boxing. Beat that, Mike Tyson!

In 1960, Dominoʹs Pizza was founded by Thomas S. Monaghan. It opened three days later.

In 1960, Nearly nine million acres of Alaska was set aside as an Arctic National Wildlife Range by order of Interior Secretary Fred A. Seaton. (In 1980, President Jimmy Carter signed an act doubling the size of the range and renaming it the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.)

In 1960, Cowboy, singer, and movie star Gene Autry, along with former football star Bob Reynolds, led a group which was awarded an American League franchise which became the Los Angeles Angels.

In 1963, The Beatles began a Christmas tradition of releasing a holiday record for fans.

In 1964, The animated puppet special “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” now a Christmas perennial, first aired on NBC-TV.

In 1965, The Beatlesʹs “Rubber Soul” album was released in the U.S.

In 1965, Motown Records releases Smokey Robinson and the Miraclesʹ “Going to a Go-Go.” The song is later covered by the Rolling Stones. The Miraclesʹ version will reach #11 on the pop chart.

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In 1965, The Beatles released “We Can Work It Out” b/w “Day Tripper”

In 1966, The Beatles recorded “When Iʹm Sixty-Four”

In 1967, R.C., “Hello Goodbye” by The Beatles peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart and stayed there for seven weeks.

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In 1968, “The Beatles” (aka The White) album by The Beatles was certified Gold by the RIAA

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In 1970, National Educational Television, now known as PBS, broadcasted its first rock show, “San Francisco Rock: Go Ride The Music,” mostly a compilation of film clips of the Jefferson Airplane in rehearsal. If PBS didnʹt do it, who would?

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