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The Big Datebook for December 22

Last Updated 11-26-2021

🎭Elizabeth Hubbard -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1933
Actress

🎭Hector Elizondo -- is 85 in the year 2021 and 86 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1936
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
TV Shows: Freebie & the Bean (as Bean), aka Pablo (as Jose), Casablanca, Chicago Hope (as Dr. Phillip Walters), Last Man Standing (as Ed Alzate)
Movie Titles: Pretty Woman, The Princess Diaries

✍🎭🎵🏆Red Steagall -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1938
Poet, Actor, Songwriter, Singer, Country Performer, Rodeo Cowboy

💰Paul Wolfowitz -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1943
Businessperson
Misc: former World Bank Group president

🏆⚾Steven Norman "Steve" Carlton -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1944
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: NN:Lefty; b. in Miami, FL; MN:Norman Carlton
Misc: LHP; won 20 or more games 6 times; 4-time NL Cy Young winner in 1972, 1977, 1980, and 1982 with Philadelphia, 10x All-Star, 2x World Series champion, 4x NL wins leader, 5x NL strikeout leader, Gold Glove; 329 career wins; Phillies #32 retired
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals (1965-1971), Philadelphia Phillies (1972-1986), San Francisco Giants (1986), Chicago White Sox (1986), Cleveland Indians (1987), Minnesota Twins (1987-1988)

🎵🎸Barry (Rock And Roll) Jenkins -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1944
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Group Names: The Animals

⛪📰Diane K. Sawyer -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1945
Hall of Famer, Protestant, Newscaster, Correspondent, Journalist, Editor
Names/Places: b. in Glasgow, Ky.; Mike Nichols' wife
TV Shows: 60 Minutes (1984-89), PrimeTime Live

🎵Billie Davis -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1945
Singer, English

💰🎭Noel Edmonds -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1948
Executive, TV Host, Personality, English
TV Shows: Multi-Coloured Swap Shop, Top of the Pops, The Late Late Breakfast Show, Telly Addicts, "Foul-ups, Bleeps & Blunders"

🎵🎸Rick Nielsen -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1948
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Cheap Trick

🎭🏆⚾Steve Garvey -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1948
TV Talk Show Host, Panelist, MLB First Baseman
Names/Places: b. in Tampa, Florida; Cyndy's ex-husband
Misc: NL MVP and All Star MVP 1974, All Star MVP 1978, NL LCS MVP 1978 and 1984, 10x All-Star, 4x Gold Glove; Padres #6 retired
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Dodgers (1969-1982), San Diego Padres (1983-1987)
TV Shows: The Gong Show (occasional panelist)

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🎵🎸Michael Bacon -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1948
Composer, Songwriter, Musician, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: Kevin's brother
Misc: Film Score Composer
Group Names: The Bacon Brothers

🏆🏈Ray Guy -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1949
Hall of Famer, NFL Punter
Misc: star punter for Southern Mississippi [1970-72], Oakland Raiders: Super Bowl XI, XV, XVII
Sports Teams: Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders (1973-1986)

🎭Frank Luz -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1950
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1999
Movie Titles: When Harry Met Sally, Don Juan DeMarco, Ghost Town

🏆🏒Bob Fitchner -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1950
NHL Player, English
Misc: WHA Figure

🎭Dan Martin -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1951
Actor
Misc: Rin Tin Tin: K-9 Cop
Movie Titles: Heat, Rush Hour, The Man Who Wasn't There

🏆🏌Jan Stephenson -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1951 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Golfer, Australian
Misc: golfer (LPGA Rookie of Year-1974)

🎭🏆Marcy Hanson -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1952
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: October 1978

🏆🏈Charles Phillips -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1952
NFL Player
Misc: Super Bowl XI
Sports Teams: Oakland Raiders

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🎭BernNadette Stanis -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1953
Actress
TV Shows: Good Times (as Thelma Evans Anderson)

🏆⚾Ken Landreaux -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1954
MLB Center Fielder

🏆⚾Lonnie Smith -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1955
MLB Left Fielder

✍🎭Philippe Harel -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1956
Screenwriter, Actor, Movie Director, French

✍🎭Susan Powter -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1957
Author, TV Talk Show Hostess, Australian
TV Shows: Stop the Insanity

🎵🎸Ricky Ross -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1957
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer, Scottish
Group Names: Deacon Blue

🎭Wolf Larson -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1959
Actor, Producer, Canadian, West German
TV Shows: L.A. Heat (as Chase), Tarzan (star)
Movie Titles: Shakedown

🎵Luther Campbell -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1960
Music Producer, Rap Music Performer
Group Names: 2 Live Crew

🎵Chuck Mead -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1960
Country Performer
Group Names: BR5-49

🏆⚾Andy Allanson -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1961
MLB Catcher

🎭Ralph Fiennes -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1962
Movie Actor, English
Movie Titles: Harry Potter (movies as Lord Voldemort), Quiz Show, Schindler's List, The English Patient, The Avengers '98, The End of the Affair, Red Dragon, Maid in Manhattan, The Constant Gardener

🎵Paul Martin -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1963
Country Singer
Misc: b. 1962?
Group Names: Exile

🏆🏒Angela James -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1964
Hall of Famer, Hockey Figure
Misc: played center; the first real superstar in women's hockey

🏆⚾Mike Jackson -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1964
MLB Pitcher

🏆🏁Shelley Anderson -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1965
Auto Racer

🏆🏈Mike Sullivan -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1967
NFL Player

🎭Lauralee Bell -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1968
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Young & the Restless (as Cricket Blair Romalotti now FN:Christine), The Bold & The Beautiful (as Christine Blair)
Movie Titles: Easy Rider 2: The Ride Home, Past Sins

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🎭🏆Dina Meyer -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1968
Actress, Producer, Model
TV Shows: Scoundrels, Birds of Prey, Beverly Hills 90210 (as Professor Lucinda Nicholson in 1994)
Movie Titles: Johnny Mnemonic, DragonHeart, Starship Troopers, Saw (movie series)

🎵Lori McKenna -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1968
Songwriter, Country Singer, Folk Singer

Ted Cruz -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1970
Senator

✍🎭Matthew Robert Kelly -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1972
Writer, Actor, Producer, Canadian
Names/Places: aka Matt Huson and Matt Kelly
Movie Titles: Way of the Wicked, Transparancy, RV, The Invitation

🏆🏈Mike Thompson -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1972
NFL Player

🎭🎵🏆Vanessa Paradis -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1972
Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Composer, Pop Singer, Model, French
Misc: Chanel model
Song Titles: Walk on the Wild Side, Joe le taxi
Movie Titles: The Girl on the Bride, Heartbreaker, A Monster in Paris, White Wedding

🏆🏒Kirk Maltby -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1972
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆🏈Jamel Williams -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1973
NFL Safety

🏆🏈Stanley Pritchett -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1973
NFL Runningback

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🎭Heather Donahue -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1974
Actress
Movie Titles: The Blair Witch Project, Boys and Girls, New Suit, Seven and a Match

🏆🏒Stanislav Neckář -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1975
NHL Player, Czechoslovakian

🏆Zoltán Szécsi -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1977 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, Hungarian

🎭Anthony Jeselnik -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1978 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Producer, Personality

🎭Amanda Baker -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1979
Actress
Movie Titles: The Birds of Anger, Pandemic

🎭Chris Carmack -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1980 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Grey's Anatomy, The O.C. (as Luke Ward), Nashville (as Will Lexington)
Movie Titles: The Butterfly Effect 3: Revelations, Beauty and the Briefcase, Shark Night 3D

🎭Harry Ford -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1982 N.S.
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Code Black (as Dr. Angus Leighton)
Movie Titles: Louder Than Bombs, Skiptracers, The Grid: Zombie Outlet Maul

Alexander Stewart Klein -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1983
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: son of Robert Klein and Brenda Boosler

🎭Greg Finley -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1984 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: iZombie, The Flash, The Secret Life of the American Teenager (as Jack Pappas)
Movie Titles: Star-Crossed, Hypothermia

🎭Jeffrey Wood -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1986
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: In The House (as Austin Warren)
Movie Titles: Life After, Over 21

🎭Logan Huffman -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1989
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: V (as Tyler Evans)
Movie Titles: Lymelife, Final Girl, Bad Turn Worse

🎵Jordin Sparks -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1989
Pop Singer
Song Titles: Tattoo
TV Shows: American Idol

🏆🏀Nick Johnson -- is 29 in the year 2021 and 30 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1992 N.S.
NBA Guard

🎵Meghan Trainor -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1993
Pop Singer
Song Titles: All About That Bass

Delaney Katharine McBride -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1994
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Martina and John's daughter

🏆🏀Chris Walker -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1994 N.S.
NBA Player

🎭Hunter Allan -- is 26 in the year 2021 and 27 in the year 2022; b.12/22/1995
Actor
Movie Titles: Adventures of a Teenage Dragonslayer

Joe Mendes -- is 18 in the year 2021 and 19 in the year 2022; b.12/22/2003
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Kate Winslet and Sam's son

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🎭Bryce Gheisar -- is 17 in the year 2021 and 18 in the year 2022; b.12/22/2004 N.S.
Actor

Liliana Carella Rzeznik -- is 5 in the year 2021 and 6 in the year 2022; b.12/22/2016 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Melina and John's daughter

Lillie Renee Haywood -- is 4 in the year 2021 and 5 in the year 2022; b.12/22/2017 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Kelli and Dave's daughter

Jean Baptiste Racine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1639 N.S. d.4/21/1699 N.S. (59)
Dramatist/Playwright, Poet, French

✍🎖James Edward Oglethorpe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1696 J-LD or 1/1/1697 N.S. d.6/30/1785 N.S. (88)
Author, General, English
Misc: Georgia colonizer; Savannah city founder

🎵Karl Abel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1723 d.6/20/1787 (63)
Composer, Musician, Conductor, German

🎨John Crome -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1768 d.4/22/1821 (52)
Painter, Landscaper, Etcher, English

✍⚛Jean Henri Fabre -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1823 d.10/11/1915 (91)
Author, Scientist, French
Misc: insect anatomy and behavior studies

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💰Joseph Bloomingdale -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1842 d.11/21/1904 (61)
Merchant
Misc: founded Bloomingdale's Dept. store 1872

🎵Édouard de Reszke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1853 d.5/25/1917 (63)
Bass Singer/Basso, Opera Performer, Polish

Frank B. Kellogg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1856 d.12/21/1937 (80)
Statesman
Misc: Secretary of State (1925-29), tried to outlaw war (Nobel 1929)

🎵Giacomo Puccini -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1858 d.11/29/1924 (65)
Composer, Italian
Misc: of operas; died in Brussels before he could complete his final opera, "Turandot." It was finished by Franco Alfano.

🏆⚾Connie (Baseball) Mack -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1862 d.2/8/1956 (93)
Hall of Famer, MLB Owner, MLB Manager, MLB Player
Names/Places: MLB owner; NN:The Tall Tactician; RN:Cornelius Alexander McGillicuddy; MLB Grand Old Man
Misc: he owned and managed the Philadelphia Athletics 1901-50; as manager of the Philadelphia Athletics he won 3776 games but lost 4025, both records. His A's won 9 League titles and 5 World Series. All in his 67 year career!
Sports Teams: Washington Nationals (player 1886-1889), Buffalo Bisons (player 1890), Pittsburgh Pirates (player 1891-1896, manager 1894-1896), Philadelphia Athletics (manager 1901-1950)

🎨Solon Hannibal Borglum -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1868 d.1/31/1922 (53)
Sculptor

✍🎵Edgard Varèse -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1883 d.11/6/1965 (81)
Author, Composer, French
Names/Places: aka Edgard Victor Achille Charles Varèse
Misc: coined the term "Organized Sound"; founded the International Composers Guild & was its director

🎭J. Arthur Rank -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1888 d.3/29/1972 (83)
Film Executive, British

🎵Alan Bush -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1900 d.10/31/1995 (94)
Composer, Pianist, English

🎨✍Kenneth Rexroth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1905 d.6/6/1982 (76)
Painter, Essayist, Poet, Translator
Misc: an early champion of the Beat movement.

Innokentii Gerasimov -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/9/1905 O.S. or 12/22/1905 N.S. d.??/??/1985
Scientist, Geographer, Russian

🎭Dame Peggy Ashcroft -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1907 d.6/14/1991 (83)
Movie/Stage Actress, English
Movie Titles: A Passage To India

Doris Disney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1907 d.3/9/1976 (68)
Novelist, Mystery Writer

Grote Reber -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1911 d.12/20/2002 (90)
Astronomer
Misc: radio engineer who built the first radio telescope and was largely responsible for the early development of radio astronomy, which opened an entirely new research front in the study of the universe.

"Lady Bird" Johnson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1912 d.7/11/2007 (94)
First Lady
Names/Places: Lyndon's wife; RN:Claudia Alta Taylor

🎭Emil Sitka -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1914 d.1/16/1998 (83)
Actor
Movie Titles: The Three Stooges (favorite foil)

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🎭Barbara Billingsley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1915 d.10/16/2010 (94)
TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles
TV Shows: Leave It To Beaver (as June Cleaver), Muppet Babies (as Nanny voicist)

🎭Gene Rayburn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1917 d.11/29/1999 (81)
Actor, Game Show Host, Announcer
Names/Places: b. in Christopher, Ill.; RN:Eugene Rubessa
TV Shows: Steve Allen Show, Tonight (announcer 1950s), Match Game, Movie Masters

🎵Lil Green -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1919 d.4/14/1954 (34)
Songwriter, Blues Singer

🎵Hawkshaw Hawkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1921 d.3/5/1963 (41)
Songwriter, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN:Harold Franklin Hawkins; NN:The Hawk
TV Shows: Ozark Jubilee

James C. Jr. "Jim" Wright -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1922 N.S. d.5/6/2015 N.S. (92)
Congressperson
Misc: House speaker

🎭Frank Corsaro -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1924 d.11/11/2017 N.S. (92)
Actor, Director
Misc: one of America's foremost stage directors of opera and theatre

🏆🏈Dan Devine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1924 d.5/9/2002 (77)
NFL Coach, College Football Coach
Sports Teams: Green Bay Packers, Notre Dame

⚖🏆🏈Arthur Fletcher -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1924 d.7/12/2005 (80)
Government Official, NFL Player
Misc: Deptartment of Labor assistant secretary, the highest ranking black in the Nixon administration

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🎭Joe Pyne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1925 d.3/23/1970 (44)
TV Talk Show Host
Misc: created the combat talk show genre carried on in later years by Wally George and other radio talk show hosts

🏆⚾Billy Bruton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1925 d.12/5/1995 (69)
MLB Player

🎭Peggy Castle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1927 d.8/11/1973 (45)
TV/Movie Actress
Names/Places: RLN:Blair
TV Shows: The Lawman (as Lily Merrill)

🎵🎷Red Balaban -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1929 d.12/29/2013 (84)
Tubist, Jazz Bassist
Misc: From 1975 to 1985, he owned and ran Eddie Condon's jazz club and led its house band...Balaban and Cats.

🏆🏁William Tyler "Bill" Jenkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1930 d.3/29/2012 (81)
Hall of Famer, Drag Racer
Names/Places: NN:Grumpy or The Grump
Misc: engine builder and drag racer

🏆🏁David Pearson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1934 N.S. d.11/12/2018 N.S. (83)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: 3x NASCAR champ, 1x Daytona

💰🎭George Kosana -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1935 N.S. d.12/30/2016 N.S. (81)
Investor, Actor, Cinematographer
Movie Titles: Night of the Living Dead (as Sheriff McClelland)

🎵Joe Lee Wilson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1935 d.7/17/2011 (75)
Singer

🎵Sylvester Potts -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1938 N.S. d.1/6/2017 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Soul Singer
Group Names: The Contours

🏆⚾Matty Alou -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1938 d.11/3/2011 (72)
MLB Outfielder

🎨✍Jerry Pinkley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1939 N.S. d.10/20/2021 N.S. (81)
Illustrator, Children's Author

🎵🎸James Martin Gurley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1939 d.12/20/2009 (69)
Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Big Brother & the Holding Company

🎵🎸Steve Wahrer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1941 d.1/21/1989 (47)
Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: The Trashmen

🏆🏁🏇Randy Romero -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1947 N.S. d.8/29/2019 N.S. (71)
Hall of Famer, Jockey

🎭🎵Lynne Thigpen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1948 d.3/12/2003 (54)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Game Show Hostess, Singer
TV Shows: Love Sydney (as Nancy), FM (as Naomi), Where In The World Is Carmen SanDiego (as Chief), The District (as Ella Maw Farmer)

🎵Maurice Gibb -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1949 d.1/12/2003 (53)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Bassist, Pop Singer, English
Names/Places: b. in Isle of Man; Andy & Barry's brother, Robin's twin
Group Names: The Bee Gees
Song Titles: I Started a Joke, Lonely Days, How Can You Mend a Broken Heart, Jive Talkin', Nights on Broadway, Fanny, You Should Be Dancing, Love So Right, How Deep is Your Love, Stayin' Alive, Night Fever, Too Much Heaven, Tragedy, Love You Inside Out, One
Album Titles: Bee Gees' 1st, Main Course, Children of the World, Saturday Night Fever, Spirits Having Flown, Best of the Bee Gees, Bee Gees Greatest

🎵Robin Gibb -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1949 d.5/20/2012 (62)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Pop Singer, English
Names/Places: b. in Isle of Man; Andy & Barry's brother, Maurice's twin
Group Names: The Bee Gees
Song Titles: I Started a Joke, Lonely Days, How Can You Mend a Broken Heart, Jive Talkin', Nights on Broadway, Fanny, You Should Be Dancing, Love So Right, How Deep is Your Love, Stayin' Alive, Night Fever, Too Much Heaven, Tragedy, Love You Inside Out, One
Album Titles: Bee Gees' 1st, Main Course, Children of the World, Saturday Night Fever, Spirits Having Flown, Best of the Bee Gees, Bee Gees Greatest

🎨Jean-Michel Basquait -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/22/1960 N.S. d.8/12/1988 N.S. (27)
Artist

Rachel Donelson Robards Jackson -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/15/1767 N.S. d.12/22/1828 N.S. (61)
First Lady
Names/Places: Andrew's wife

🎨Theodore Rousseau -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/15/1812 d.12/22/1867 (55)
Painter, French

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✍📰George Eliot -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/22/1819 d.12/22/1880 (61)
Author, Novelist, Translator, Journalist, English
Names/Places: RN:Mary Ann Evans, Mary Anne Evans, or Marian Evans; George Lewes' wife

Dwight L. Moody -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/5/1837 d.12/22/1899 (62)
Evangelist

Richard Von Krafft-Ebing -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/14/1840 d.12/22/1902 (62)
Psychologist, German

Harriet Jane Hanson Robinson -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/8/1825 d.12/22/1911 (86)
Suffragate

Mother Cabrini -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/15/1850 d.12/22/1917 (67)
Social Reformer, Humanitarian, Italian
Names/Places: RN:Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini
Misc: the first U.S. saint

🎵Charles K. Harris -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/1/1867 d.12/22/1930 (63)
Songwriter
Misc: Tin Pan Alley co-founding father

🏆🥊John Joseph "Jake" Kilrain -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/9/1859 d.12/22/1937 (78)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎵Gertrude "Ma" Rainey -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/26/1886 N.S. d.12/22/1939 N.S. (53)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer
Names/Places: RN:Gertrude Malissa Nix Pridgett; NN:Mother of the Blues
Misc: some say she was born in September of 1882

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Nathanael West -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/17/1903 d.12/22/1940 (37)
Novelist
Names/Places: RMLN:Wallenstein Weinstein

✍⚛Franz Boas -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1858 d.12/22/1942 (84)
Linguist, Scientist, Anthropologist, German

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

🎭Harry Langdon -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/15/1884 d.12/22/1944 (60)
Movie Actor, Comedian, Director

Arthur Korn -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/20/1870 d.12/22/1945 (75)
Physicist, German
Misc: may have died Dec 21, 1945

🎵Walter Johannes Damrosch -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/30/1862 d.12/22/1950 (88)
Composer, Conductor, Prussian

🎭🎵Al Ritz -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/27/1901 d.12/22/1965 (64)
Movie Actor, Comedian, Dancer, Singer
Misc: of The Ritz Brothers

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

🏆⚾🏀Benny Bengough -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/27/1898 d.12/22/1968 (70)
MLB Player, NBA Player

🎭Donald Foster -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/31/1889 d.12/22/1969 (80)
Actor
Misc: d. Dec 23?
TV Shows: Hazel (as Herbert Johnson)

💰Robert Wood Johnson III -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/9/1920 d.12/22/1970 (50)
Businessperson, Philanthropist
Names/Places: a grandson of Robert Wood Johnson (Johnson and Johnson)

🎭Richard Long -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/17/1927 d.12/22/1974 (47)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Nanny & the Professor (as Prof. Howard Everett), 77 Sunset Strip (as Rex Randolph), The Big Valley (as Jarrod Barkley)

Martín Luis Guzmán -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/6/1887 d.12/22/1976 (89)
Novelist, Mexican
Misc: one of the finest writers of the Revolutionary period in Mexico.

✍🎭Josef Von Sternberg -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/29/1894 d.12/22/1979 (85)
Writer, Movie Actor, Producer/Director, Cinematographer, Austrian
Names/Places: RLN:Stern

💰🎭Darryl F. Zanuck -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/5/1902 d.12/22/1979 (77)
Businessperson, Movie Actor, Film Executive, Movie Producer
Names/Places: b. in Wahoo, NE
Misc: 20th Century Pictures founder
Movie Titles: Grapes of Wrath, All About Eve, The Longest Day

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

✍🎵Edith Lindeman Calisch -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/21/1898 d.12/22/1984 (86)
Children's Author, Songwriter

🎵Richard P. Condie -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1898 d.12/22/1985 (87)
Tenor, Conductor, Opera Singer
Group Names: Mormon Tabernacle Choir (director)

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🎭Alice Terry -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/24/1899 d.12/22/1987 (88)
Movie Actress
Misc: silent screen

🏆🏌Henry Cotton -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/26/1907 d.12/22/1987 (80)
Hall of Famer, Golfer, English
Misc: British Open 1934, 1937, 1948

Samuel Beckett -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/13/1906 d.12/22/1989 (83)
Author, Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, Poet, Critic, Irish

Ted Willis -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/13/1918 d.12/22/1992 (74)
Screen/Scriptwriter, English
Misc: prolific television writer

🎭Don DeFore -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/25/1913 d.12/22/1993 N.S. (80)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Misc: some say b. 1917
TV Shows: Ozzie & Harriet (as Thorney Thornberry), Hazel (as "Mr. B" George Baxter)

🎭Butterfly McQueen -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1911 d.12/22/1995 (84)
Actress
Names/Places: b. in Tampa, Fla.; RFN:Thelma
Misc: 1930-40s actress; some say b. Jan 8
TV Shows: The Beulah Show (as Oriole)
Movie Titles: Gone With the Wind

📰William Thomas "Tom" Pettit -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/23/1931 N.S. d.12/22/1995 N.S. (64)
Correspondent, Journalist
Misc: of NBC from the 1960s-1995; CBS News

🏆⚾Fred Green -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/14/1933 d.12/22/1996 (63)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: of the 1960 World Series Champ Pittsburgh Pirates
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates

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

🎭Michelle Thomas -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/23/1969 d.12/22/1998 (29)
Actress
TV Shows: The Cosby Show (as Justine), Family Matters (as Myra)

🎭Virginia Graham -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/4/1912 d.12/22/1998 (86)
Actress, TV Talk Show Hostess
Names/Places: b. in Chicago; RLN:Komiss
Misc: some say b. 1913
TV Shows: Food For Thoght, Girl Talk, Virginia Graham Show, All My Children (guest)

🎭Kenneth Tobey -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/23/1917 d.12/22/2002 (85)
Actor
Movie Titles: The Thing, Strange Invaders

🎵🎸Joe Strummer -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/21/1952 d.12/22/2002 (50)
Hall of Famer, Lyricist, Songwriter, Guitarist, Punk Rock Singer, British, Turkey
Names/Places: RN:John Mellor
Misc: some say b. Aug 21 1953 or Jan 25, 1955
Group Names: The Clash

Hugh Desmond Hoyte -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1929 d.12/22/2002 (73)
Head of State
Misc: Guyana president 1985-92

🎵Hans Koller -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/12/1921 d.12/22/2003 (82)
Reeds

✍🎵Dave Dudley -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/3/1928 d.12/22/2003 (75)
Author, Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: RLN:Pedruska
Misc: Trucking song pioneer

✍🎭Phillip Pine -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/16/1920 d.12/22/2006 (86)
Writer, Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: The Blue Knight (as Sgt. Newman)

🎵Dennis Linde -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/18/1943 d.12/22/2006 (63)
Songwriter, Country Singer

🎵Ruth Wallis -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/5/1920 d.12/22/2007 (87)
Singer

🎵Joe Ames -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/3/1924 d.12/22/2007 (83)
Singer
Names/Places: RLN:Urick
Group Names: The Ames Brothers

🏆🏈Coy Bacon -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/30/1942 d.12/22/2008 (66)
NFL Player
Names/Places: RN:Lander McCoy

🎭Fred Foy -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1921 d.12/22/2010 (89)
Announcer
TV Shows: The Lone Ranger, The Dick Cavett Show

🎭🎮Christine Cavanaugh -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/16/1963 d.12/22/2014 (51)
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
TV Shows: Sonic the Hedgehog, The Critic, 101 Dalmatians: The Series, Aaahh!!! Real Monsters, The Wacky Adventures of Ronald McDonald (as Birdie in video shorts), Recess, Darkwing Duck, Rugrats, Dexter's Laboratory
Movie Titles: Babe (as the voice of the pig)
Video Games: Rugrats (series)

🎵🎸Joe Cocker -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/20/1944 N.S. d.12/22/2014 N.S. (70)
Composer/Songwriter, Drummer, Bandleader, Rock & Roll Singer, English
Names/Places: b. in Sheffield; RFN:John Robert
Misc: parodied by John Belushi alongside himself on a Saturday Night Live appearance
Song Titles: With a Little Help from My Friends, Feeling Alright, She Came In Through The Bathroom Window, The Letter, It's a Sin, Up Where We Belong (with Jennifer Warnes)
Album Titles: Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Joe Cocker!, I Can Stand a Little Rain

🎭Brandon Stoddard -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/???? d.12/22/2014 (77)
Hall of Famer, Producer
Misc: president of ABC Productions, ABC Motion Pictures, ABC Entertainment, and a partner in Ancient Mariner Films in Los Angeles.

🎭Brooke McCarter -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/22/1963 d.12/22/2015 N.S. (52)
Actor
Movie Titles: The Lost Boys, Wired

🏆🏈Harold Jay "Hal" Bedsole -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1941 N.S. d.12/22/2017 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, NFL Tight End, College Football Player
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Southern California, Minnesota Vikings

🏆🏈Pervis Atkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/24/1935 N.S. d.12/22/2017 N.S. (82)
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback, NFL Tight End, College Football Player
Misc: in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Santa Ana College, New Mexico State, Los Angeles Rams, Washington Redskins, Oakland Raiders

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🎭Tony Britton -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/9/1924 N.S. d.12/22/2019 N.S. (95)
Actor, English
TV Shows: Robin's Nest (as James Nicholls), Don't Wait Up (as Dr. Toby Latimer)
Movie Titles: Sunday Bloody Sunday, The Day of the Jackal

🎭Claude Brasseur -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/15/1936 N.S. d.12/22/2020 N.S. (84)
Actor, French

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1984, ✪ “Eat My Shorts” by Rick Dees peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, ✪ “Telstar” by The Tornados peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, ✪ “The Auctioneer” by Leroy Van Dyke peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “A Faded Summer Love” by Georgie Shaw peaked at number 55 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “A Rose And A Baby Ruth” by George Hamilton IV peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Ain't Got No Home” by The Band peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Amnesia” by Shalamar peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Armen's Theme” by Joe Reisman And His Orchestra peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Blueberry Hill” by Fats Domino peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Can't Help But Wait” by Trey Songz peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Centipede” by Rebbie Jackson peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Clumsy” by Fergie peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Could You Ever Love Me Again” by Gary And Dave peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Damned If I Do” by The Alan Parsons Project peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Does He Mean That Much To You?” by Eddy Arnold peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Duffle Bag Boy” by Playaz Circle Featuring Lil Wayne peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Escape (The Piña Colada Song)” by Rupert Holmes peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Freedom” by George Michael peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Gonna Raise A Ruckus Tonight” by Jimmy Dean peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Half A Million Miles From Home” by Albert Hammond peaked at number 87 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Hate That I Love You” by Rihanna Featuring Ne-Yo peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Head Games” by Foreigner peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Hello It's Me” by Todd Rundgren peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Hey Jealous Lover” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “How You Remind Me” by Nickelback peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I Can't Stand The Rain” by Ann Peebles peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “I Cry” by Flo Rida peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I Want You Tonight” by Pablo Cruise peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I'm A Rocker” by Raspberries peaked at number 94 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “If You're Ready (Come Go With Me)” by The Staple Singers peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Impulsive” by Wilson Phillips peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1951, “Jingle Bells” by Les Paul peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Keep Your Hands Off My Baby” by Little Eva peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Let's Go” by The Routers peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Like A Virgin” by Madonna peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Limbo Rock” by Chubby Checker peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Locked Out Of Heaven” by Bruno Mars peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Love Came To Me” by Dion (Dion Di Muci) peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Message In A Bottle” by The Police peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Miracle” by Jon Bon Jovi peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Mistrusted Love” by Mistress peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “My Music” by Kenny Loggins With Jim Messina peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “New York Minute” by Don Henley peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “On London Bridge” by Jim Stafford peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “One And Only Man” by Steve Winwood peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Please Don't Go” by K.C. And The Sunshine Band peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Release Me” by Esther Phillips peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “River” by Joe Simon peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Rockin' Roll Baby” by The Stylistics peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Ruby Ann” by Marty Robbins peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Run” by George Strait peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Send One Your Love” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “She's A Troublemaker” by Majors peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Since You Been Gone” by Rainbow peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Some Guys Have All The Luck” by Persuaders peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Stranger In Town” by Toto peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Tell Her She's Lovely” by El Chicano peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “That's Life” by Gabriel And The Angels peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “The Left Arm Of Buddha” by Les Baxter Orchestra And Chorus peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Thinkin' Bout You” by Frank Ocean peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Three Hearts In A Tangle” by James Brown peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Tom's Diner” by DNA Featuring Suzanne Vega peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Tonight” by David Bowie Featuring Tina Turner peaked at number 53 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Tra La La” by Georgia Gibbs peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Train, Train” by Blackfoot peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Wake Up In The Sky” by Gucci Mane Featuring Bruno Mars And Kodak Black peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “whoa (mind in awe)” by XXXTentacion peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Will You Love Me Tomorrow?” by Melanie peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “World In My Eyes” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “You Threw A Lucky Punch” by Gene Chandler peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “You're The Inspiration” by Chicago peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Your Cheatin' Heart” by Ray Charles peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1984, ✪ “Teacher, Teacher” by 38 Special peaked at number 26 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2007, ✪ “The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late) (2007)” by Alvin And The Chipmunks peaked at number 64 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “All We Are” by Kim Mitchell peaked at number 79 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Beautiful People” by Kenny O'Dell peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Be” by Neil Diamond peaked at number 27 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Bobby's Girl” by Marcie Blaine peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Body Rock” by Maria Vidal peaked at number 84 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Dream Police” by Cheap Trick peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Fearless” by The Neville Brothers peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Flip, Flop And Fly” by Downchild Blues Band peaked at number 35 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Flower Girl” by Bill Marion peaked at number 91 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Freedom” by George Michael peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Frisky” by Sly And The Family Stone peaked at number 83 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1962, “From A Jack To A King” by Ned Miller peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Goin' Back” by The Byrds peaked at number 67 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” by Elton John peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Hello, Goodbye” by The Beatles peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Hold Back The Water / Blue Collar” by Bachman-Turner Overdrive peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “I Feel For You” by Chaka Khan peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I Just Can't Stop Loving You” by Cornelius Brothers And Sister Rose peaked at number 67 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “I Second That Emotion” by Smokey Robinson And The Miracles peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I'm Your Baby Tonight” by Whitney Houston peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I've Got You Under My Skin” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Jealous” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 31 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Let Me Serenade You” by Three Dog Night peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Let There Be Drums” by The Incredible Bongo Band peaked at number 66 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Locked Out Of Heaven” by Bruno Mars peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Lost In Japan” by Shawn Mendes peaked at number 22 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Mammy Blue” by Stories peaked at number 36 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Miracle” by Jon Bon Jovi peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Music Is My Hot Hot Sex” by CSS peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Okolona River Bottom Band” by Bobbie Gentry peaked at number 49 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “One And Only Man” by Steve Winwood peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Peter Piper” by Frank Mills peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Piece Of My Heart” by Erma Franklin peaked at number 82 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Power To All Our Friends” by Cal Dodd peaked at number 40 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Pretty Lady” by Lighthouse peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Rebound” by Cano peaked at number 97 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Rock You” by Helix peaked at number 27 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Sea Of Love” by The Honeydrippers peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Ships” by Barry Manilow peaked at number 28 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Skinny Legs And All” by Joe Tex peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Still” by The Commodores peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Strut” by Sheena Easton peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Take The Long Way Home” by Supertramp peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “The (Lights Went Out In) Massachusetts” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “What's It Gonna Be” by Dusty Springfield peaked at number 40 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Without Me” by Halsey peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2012, “You And I” by Anjulie peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2001, ✪ “Gotta Catch 'Em All” by 50 Grind Featuring Pokémon Allstars peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, ✪ “Life's A Treat” by Shaun The Sheep peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, ✪ “My White Bicycle” by neil peaked at number 97 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, ✪ “One Christmas Catalogue” by Captain Sensible peaked at number 79 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, ✪ “We All Stand Together” by Paul McCartney And The Frog Chorus peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “(What A) Wonderful World” by Eva Cassidy And Katie Melua peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Another Rock And Roll Christmas” by Gary Glitter peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Balloons” by Foals peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Can Can '62” by Peter Jay And The Jaywalkers peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Can't Let Go” by Earth, Wind And Fire peaked at number 46 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Catch” by Kosheen peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Christmas Without You” by Kenny Rogers And Dolly Parton peaked at number 88 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Cindy, Oh Cindy” by Eddie Fisher peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Cindy, Oh Cindy” by Tony Brent peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Clock” by Sweet Exorcist peaked at number 79 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Close To Me” by Ellie Goulding Featuring Diplo And Swae Lee peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Cry” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Deal For Life” by John Waite peaked at number 80 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Disappear” by INXS peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Do The Conga” by Black Lace peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Ease On By” by Bass-O-Matic peaked at number 61 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Everything Must Change” by Paul Young peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Four Dimensions EP” by The Byrds peaked at number 78 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Freedom” by George Michael peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Gaudette” by Steeleye Span peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Heartless” by Evelyn Thomas peaked at number 95 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Helping Hand” by Arthur Miles peaked at number 87 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Can't Say Goodbye” by Kim Wilde peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “I Could Sing Of Your Love Forever” by Delirious peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “I Don't Care If The Sun Don't Shine” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I Have A Dream” by ABBA peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday” by Roy Wood And Wizzard peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “I'm Gonna Be Warm This Winter” by Connie Francis peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Impossible” by James Arthur peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “In The Dark” by Roy Ayers peaked at number 83 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Just A Day” by Feeder peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Just This Side Of Love” by Malandra Burrows peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Lately” by Samantha Mumba peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Letter To A Soldier” by Barbara Lyon peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Living On An Island” by Status Quo peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Lost” by Michael Bublé peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Love Me Tender” by Richard Chamberlain peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Lullaby” by Starsailor peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Mary Had A Little Boy” by Snap! peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “My Dying Machine” by Gary Numan peaked at number 66 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “My Friends” by Stereophonics peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “My Simple Heart” by The Three Degrees peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Nowhere Fast” by Meat Loaf peaked at number 67 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Planet's On Fire / Space Station No 5” by Sammy Hagar peaked at number 52 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Remember Me” by Daley Featuring Jessie J peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Rudy's Rock” by Bill Haley And His Comets peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Somethin' Stupid” by Robbie Williams And Nicole Kidman peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Son Of A Gun (I Betcha Think This Song Is About You)” by Janet Jackson Featuring Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott, P.Diddy And Carly Simon peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Superficial People” by Ten City peaked at number 96 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “This Is The Life” by Amy MacDonald peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Truck On (Tyke)” by T. Rex peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Valotte” by Julian Lennon peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “We're Not Gonna Sleep Tonight” by Emma Bunton peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “What Hurts The Most” by Cascada peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “What's Your Sign Girl” by Barry Biggs peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “whoa (mind in awe)” by XXXTentacion peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Will I?” by Ian Van Dahl peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Winners” by Ralph McTell peaked at number 99 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1984, ✪ “I'm Tuff” by George Smilovici peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1956, ✪ “Nuttin' For Christmas” by Stan Freberg or Eartha Kitt peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, ✪ “The Devil Went Down To Georgia / Rainbow Ride” by The Charlie Daniels Band peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, “All Alone Am I” by Brenda Lee peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “All Cried Out” by Alison Moyet peaked at number 21 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Allegheny Moon” by Patti Page peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Believe Again” by Delta Goodrem peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Burn For You” by John Farnham peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Caribbean Queen (No More Love On The Run)” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Comin' Home / Numbers” by The Radiators peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Confrontation / The Boys In Black” by The Aliens peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Happy Guitar” by Reg Owen And His Orchestra peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “I Am Only Shooting Love” by Time Bandits peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Let It Snow!” by Michael Bublé peaked at number 22 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Love Someone” by Lukas Graham peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “My Life” by 50 Cent Featuring Eminem And Adam Levine peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “No More Tears (Enough Is Enough) / My Baby Understands” by Donna Summer And Barbra Streisand peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “No One” by Alicia Keys peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Overprotected” by Britney Spears peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Rolene / Dangerous” by Moon Martin peaked at number 77 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Scream And Shout” by will.i.am Featuring Britney Spears peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Show Me Heaven” by Maria McKee peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Six Degrees Of Separation” by The Script peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Smooth Operator” by Sade peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Special Delivery / Don't Run From Reality” by Evie peaked at number 100 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Still / Thumpin' Music” by The Commodores peaked at number 38 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, “The Lonely Bull (El Solo Torro)” by Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “The Wild Boys” by Duran Duran peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Too Late For Goodbyes” by Julian Lennon peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Wonderful Christmastime / Rudolf The Red Nosed Reggae” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 61 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1979, ✪ “Computer Games” by Mi-Sex peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “B.B.D. (I Thought It Was Me)?” by Bell Biv DeVoe peaked at number 37 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Bleeding Love” by Leona Lewis peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Disappear” by INXS peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Fearless” by The Neville Brothers peaked at number 40 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Freedom! '90” by George Michael peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “It's Christmas All Over The World” by John Rowles peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Justify My Love” by Madonna peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Let's Try It Again” by New Kids On The Block peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Love Takes Time” by Mariah Carey peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin'” by Journey peaked at number 37 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Pacific Coast Party” by Smash Mouth peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Send One Your Love” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Somethin' Stupid” by Robbie Williams And Nicole Kidman peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Step Back In Time” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Where Do You Find Love?” by Clara van Wel peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2018, “whoa (mind in awe)” by XXXTentacion peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1962, ✪ “Telstar” by The Tornados peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Alleen door jou” by Famke Louise Featuring Ronnie Flex peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “AM To PM” by Christina Milian peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Apologize” by Timbaland Presents OneRepublic peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Blasphemous Rumours / Somebody” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 34 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Bucovina” by Ian Oliver Featuring Shantel peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Chop Suey!” by System Of A Down peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Christmas Is Here” by Bearforce1 peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Country Roads” by Hermes House Band peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Cry For You” by September peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “De sprong in het duister” by Peter Koelewijn peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Do They Know It's Christmas?” by Band Aid peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Everything She Wants / Last Christmas” by Wham! peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Gonna Get Along Without Ya Now” by Viola Wills peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Huts [+ Remix met Mula B]” by The Blockparty And Esko Featuring Mouad Locos, JoeyAK, Young Ellens And Chivv peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Ice Ice Baby” by Vanilla Ice peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Ich hab' geträumt von dir” by Matthias Reim peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Ik blijf bij jou” by André Hazes peaked at number 44 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Ik doe wat ik doe” by Astrid Nijgh peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1962, “It'll Be Me” by Cliff Richard And The Shadows peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “It's A Shame (My Sister)” by Monie Love Featuring True Image peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Lady Of The Dawn” by Mike Batt peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Let Me Try Again” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Love And Understanding” by Mac Kissoon And Family peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Lucifera” by Lemming peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Mijn allermooiste kerst kado” by Fantasticos peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Mind Games” by John Lennon peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “One Step Beyond...” by Madness peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “People From Ibiza” by Sandy Marton peaked at number 45 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Power Of Love” by Deee-Lite peaked at number 47 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Queen Of My Heart” by Westlife peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “ResuRection” by PPK peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Sing Sing Sing” by VanVelzen peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Soultrain” by B.B. Queen peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Star” by Stealers Wheel peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “That Lady” by The Isley Brothers peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Veerpont” by Drs. P peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Venus” by Sandra van Nieuwland peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Wij zijn Ajax” by Ajax And Friends peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “X-mas Miracle” by BYentl peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Yo quiero bailar” by Georgina peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2007, “All I Want For Christmas Is You” by Måns Zelmerlöw And Agnes Carlsson peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Den vintertid nu kommer” by Miss Li peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Forever Young” by Alphaville peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Hon gör allt för att göra mig lycklig” by Tomas Ledin peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1984, “If This Is It” by Huey Lewis And The News peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Jingle Bell Rock” by Bobby Helms peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Lassie” by Ainbusk Singers peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Miracle” by Jon Bon Jovi peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Queen Of My Heart” by Westlife peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Varje liten droppe regn” by Herreys peaked at number 11 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2012, “A Thousand Years” by Christina Perri peaked at number 19 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2007, “And No Matches” by Scooter peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Die Young” by Kesha peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Ice Ice Baby” by Vanilla Ice peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Milliondollar$mile” by Loredana peaked at number 19 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2007, “No One” by Alicia Keys peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Somethin' Stupid” by Robbie Williams And Nicole Kidman peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “The Riddle Anthem” by Jack Holiday And Mike Candys peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Try” by P!nk peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2001, “X-Mas Time” by DJ Ötzi peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2007, “Bangla Desh” by Star Academy 7 peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Beau, j's'rai jamais beau” by Claude Barzotti peaked at number 27 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Coup de cœur” by Kenza Farah Featuring Soprano peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Fiesta buena” by DJ Mam's Featuring Luis Guisao, Soldat Jahman And Beto Perez peaked at number 12 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Groove Is In The Heart” by Deee-Lite peaked at number 31 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1984, “I Just Called To Say I Love You” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “La légende de Jimmy” by Diane Tell peaked at number 9 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Marie-Jeanne” by Michel Sardou peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Nos plus belles années” by Les Vagabonds peaked at number 25 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Ou ké rivé” by Zouk Machine peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Problèmes d'adultes” by Sexion d'Assaut peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Snoopy” by Chantal Goya peaked at number 5 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Step Back In Time” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 23 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Tous les samedis soir” by Billy [FR 1980s] peaked at number 33 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Tout le monde y pense” by Francis Cabrel peaked at number 19 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1962, “Bobby's Girl” by Susan Maughan peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Crazy Little Thing Called Love” by Queen peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I'm Not In Love” by Will To Power peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Jag har bott vid en landsväg” by Ray Adams peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Let's Dance” by Chris Montez peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Locked Out Of Heaven” by Bruno Mars peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Look Away Lucifer” by Madrugada peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Merry Xmas Everybody” by Slade peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1979, “No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)” by Donna Summer And Barbra Streisand peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Oh! Susie” by Secret Service peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Quando, Quando, Quando” by Jan Høiland peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Running To The Sea” by Röyksopp Featuring Susanne Sundfør peaked at number 14 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2007, “2 Hearts” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1984, “All Through The Night” by Cyndi Lauper peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Fische versänke” by Züri West peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “I Believe” by Bro'Sis peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1990, “It's A Shame (My Sister)” by Monie Love Featuring True Image peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Locked Out Of Heaven” by Bruno Mars peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Lost Control” by Alan Walker And Sorana peaked at number 21 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Love Someone” by Lukas Graham peaked at number 18 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1979, “No More Tears (Enough Is Enough)” by Donna Summer And Barbra Streisand peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Nutbush City Limits” by Ike And Tina Turner peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Run Run” by Ray BLK peaked at number 30 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Show Me Heaven” by Maria McKee peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Still Loving You” by Scorpions peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2012, “The Riddle Anthem” by Jack Holiday And Mike Candys peaked at number 26 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Todesengel” by Frank Duval And Orchestra peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Toutes les femmes de ta vie” by L5 peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Try” by P!nk peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1984, “We Belong” by Pat Benatar peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Wir kiffen!” by Stefan Raab peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2007, “Follow The Lights” by Ryan Adams And The Cardinals peaked at number 7 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Generale” by Anastasio peaked at number 16 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2007, “In God's Hands” by Nelly Furtado peaked at number 20 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Locked Out Of Heaven” by Bruno Mars peaked at number 3 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Se piovesse il tuo nome” by Elisa peaked at number 4 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Try” by P!nk peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1870, Jules Janssen, flys in a balloon in order to study a solar eclipse.

In 1882, The first string of Christmas Tree lights was created by Thomas Edison.

In 1894, The United States Golf Association (USGA) was founded. The USGA is the governing body for golf in the U.S. and sponsors the U.S. Amateur and U.S. Open tournaments. The USGA makes and enforces the rules of golf, the PGA, by contrast, organizes tournaments.

In 1910, Postal savings stamps were issued for the first time. They were discontinued in 1914.

In 1920, WEAF in New York City aired the first broadcast of a prize fight from ringside. The fight was broadcast from Madison Square Garden where Joe Lynch defeated Peter Herman to retain the bantamweight title.

In 1922, WEAF Radio once again proved to be the pillar of radio promotion. This time they broadcast radioʹs first double wedding ceremony. 4,000 spectators watched as the two couples exchanged vows at Grand Central Palace. The broadcast was made in conjunction with the American Radio Exposition. The couples each got $100; a hefty sum in 1922.

In 1939, Gloria Jacobs, 17, became the first woman to hold a world pistol record as she shot 299 out of a possible 300 points.

In 1943, President Franklin Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, and Chinese leader Chiang Kai-Chek agreed at a Cairo meeting on measures to defeat Japan in World War II.

In 1944, Former silent film comedian Harry Langdon (once considered a rival to Charles Chaplin) died in Los Angeles at age 60. He was famous for his baby face and starred in films from 1918.

In 1956, On the cover of TV Guide: “Merry Christmas”. Other Articles: Groucho

In 1956, Elvis Presley had the most charting records this year with 17. Billboard reports Pat Boone was next with five, followed by Fats Domino, Little Richard and the Platters with three each.

In 1958, R.C., “Big Bopperʹs Wedding” by Big Bopper peaked at #38 on the pop singles chart.

In 1958, R.C., “The Chipmunk Song” by The Chipmunks peaked at number one on the pop singles chart. Alvin, Simon and Theodore sang with David Seville on “The Chipmunk Song”. The novelty tune topped the charts for a month — and is still a Christmas favorite today.

In 1962, R.C., “Alvinʹs Harmonica” by The Chipmunks reentered the chart and peaked at #87 on the pop singles chart.

In 1962, R.C., “Jingle Bell Rock” by Bobby Rydell and Chubby Checker reentered the chart and peaked at #92 on the pop singles chart.

In 1962, R.C., “Limbo Rock” by Chubby Checker peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1962, R.C., “Telstar” by The Tornadoes peaked at number one on the pop singles chart. The Tornadoes instrumental became the first British song to hit number one on the Billboard charts. Inspired by the launch of Telstar, the first communications satellite, in July.

In 1962, R.C., “White Christmas” by The Drifters reentered the chart and peaked at #88 on the pop singles chart.

In 1962, The Tornadoesʹ “Telstar” becomes the first record by a British group to top the American pop chart. The song was inspired by the launching of the Telstar commu-satellite in July.

In 1962, Harris County, Texas voters approve a bond issue to complete the financing of the worldʹs first domed sports stadium which become home for Houston Astros. The structure will become known Astrodome and will be dubbed the 'Eighth Wonder of the World'.

In 1964, Another James Bond film premiered in New York, “Goldfinger”, starring Sean Connery as Agent Double O-7. Within a few months the title song from the film became a hit for Englandʹs Shirley Bassey. Worldwide Gross: $125 Million.

In 1965, The Byrds record their original, rawer version of “Eight Miles High,” preferred by most members of the group, at RCA Studios in Los Angeles. The released version is recorded a month later at Columbiaʹs studios.

In 1967, Walt Disneyʹs “The Jungle Book” opened in New York area theaters, the first animated feature since Disneyʹs passing.

In 1968, “The Beautiful Phyllis Diller Show”, TV Variety; last aired on ABC.

In 1969, A CLASSIC TV BLOOPER. Appearing as Johnny Carsonʹs guest on the TONIGHT SHOW, actress Shelley Winters, repeating an incorrect wire service story, mentions how sad she was that Jerry Mathers, the former star of LEAVE IT TO BEAVER, had been killed in action in Vietnam. How did the false rumor start? Both AP and UPI, in listing soldiers killed in the fighting, confused someone whose name was similar with Jerry Mathers with the actor himself. Mathers never served in Vietnam, though he was once in the armed forces — he served in an Air National Guard unit for six years.

In 1971, Jerry West poured in 37 points to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 127-120 overtime victory over the Baltimore Bullets for their team record 27th straight win, surpassing by one the record held by the 1916 New York Giants baseball team. The Knicks had held the previous NBA best with 20 straight during their world championship 1969 season.

In 1972, In a Brady Bunch episode called “Everyone Canʹt Be George Washington”, Peter tries out for the role of George Washington in the school play and ends up as Benedict Arnold, Peter is such a good actor that the teacher decides he can handle the role of the traitor better than the lead. Razzed by his friends, he decides to get himself kicked out of the play.

In 1973, On the Christmas episode of “ALL IN THE FAMILY”, Lifeʹs funny. Some people who have been bad all year get a lump of coal in their Christmas stocking. Edith Bunker (Jean Stapleton), who couldnʹt be more thoroughly good, finds a lump in her breast just before Christmas. Though Edith tries to keep her condition a secret, soon everybody knows…except Archie (Carroll OʹConnor). When she fears that should she need surgery, Archie will never think of her in the same way again, she learns, in a moving and then hilarious exchange, that her next-door neighbor has been through it and lived to tell the tale. When Archie discovers whatʹs up and races to the hospital, we see the love he canʹt express, and weʹre set up for two things: good news about Edith and one unforgettable punch line. One can only imagine how many women who saw “Edithʹs Christmas Story” gained the knowledge and courage to pursue treatment that saved their lives. Itʹs hard to think of a more profound Christmas gift.

In 1973, R.C., “Hello Itʹs Me” by Todd Rundgren peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, R.C., “If Youʹre Ready (Come Go With Me)” by Staple Singers peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, Mike and Gloria Stivic (Rob Reiner and Sally Struthers) had a baby on “All In the Family”, on CBS-TV.

In 1976, After years of languishing as a regional star, Bob Seger moved into the national spotlight as his “Live Bullet” album was declared a major success. Eight albums were enough for Seger to achieve his first major U.S. chart success with his album, “Live Bullet,” a double live album that went gold and became his first to peak inside the Top 50 of the U.S. chart. The album features in-concert versions of “Ramblin' Gamblin' Man,” “Beautiful Loser,” “Get Out of Denver,” “Travelin' Man” and “Katmandu.”

In 1976, Help yourself to a doobie as The Doobie Brotherʹs album “Best of the Doobies” is certified platnum for selling one million copies.

In 1976, Production ended on the TV game show “Letʹs Make A Deal,” with host Monty Hall, which was only in syndication after ABC canceled the daytime version of the show earlier that year. The show gave away an estimated $35 million in prizes and over 20,000 kisses during its run of 3,200 shows. Jay Stewart was the announcer and Carol Merrill was the on-camera prize spokesmodel.

In 1977, The first border-to-border national highway, Interstate 75, is dedicated.

In 1978, The stage version of Harry Nilssonʹs “The Point” opens in London with Davy Jones and Micky Dolenz.

In 1978, “Briefcase Full Of Blues” album by Blues Brothers was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1978, Faces drummer Kenney Jones becomes the Whoʹs drummer, replacing the late Keith Moon who died two months earlier.

In 1979, R.C., “Damned If I Do” by Alan Parsons Project peaked at #27 on the pop singles chart.

In 1979, R.C., “Escape (The Pina Colada Song)” by Rupert Holmes peaked at number one on the pop singles chart and the last number one of the 1970s.

In 1979, R.C., “Head Games” by Foreigner peaked at #14 on the pop singles chart.

In 1979, R.C., “I Want You Tonight” by Pablo Cruise peaked at #19 on the pop singles chart.

In 1979, R.C., “Message In A Bottle” by The Police peaked at #74 on the pop singles chart.

In 1979, Paul McCartney, The Who, Elvis Costello, the Clash, and Rockpile were among the artists taking part in a three-concert benefit series at Londonʹs Hammersmith Odeon for the People of Kampuchea.

In 1980, Cover Of People: John Lennon and Yoko Ono (this tribute issue was the magazineʹs best selling issue during itʹs first two decades of publication, with over 2.6 million copies sold)

In 1980, Stiff Records released an album titled “The Wit and Wisdom of Ronald Reagan.” The record contained no sound whatsoever.

In 1984, CBS records announced plans for the release of Mick Jaggerʹs first solo album, set for February, 1985. The Rolling Stone went solo after a 20-year career with the self-proclaimed, “greatest rock ʹnʹ roll band in the world”. The album: “Sheʹs the Boss”.

In 1984, R.C., “Eat My Shorts” by Rick Dees peaked at #75 on the pop singles chart.

In 1984, R.C., “Hello Again” by The Cars peaked at #20 on the pop singles chart.

In 1984, R.C., “Like A Virgin” by Madonna peaked at number one on the pop singles chart; “Weird Al” parodied it into “Like A Surgeon”. Madonnaʹs first number one hit “Like A Virgin” also is notable as the 600th chart topper of the rock era.

In 1984, R.C., “Tonight” by David Bowie peaked at #53 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, Morrissey performed for the first time as a solo act in England.

In 1990, On the cover of TV Guide: “Batman, The Flash, Dick Tracy”. Other Articles: Judy Garland, Edward Woodward

In 1990, R.C., “Tomʹs Diner” by D.N.A. featuring Suzanne Vega peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Sunday Comics”, TV Comedy, TV Variety; last aired on Fox.

In 1993, “Flood” album by They Might Be Giants was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1999, “Man on the Moon” movie, a story about Andy Kaufman portrayed by Jim Carrey, opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A. on the same day as the Full Moon approaches the Earth in the closest orbit in 133 years. Coincidence? Get this: Kaufman and Carrey share the same birth month and day!

In 2000, Madonna Weds Guy Ritchie! In Dornoch, Scotland, Madonna and British director Guy Ritchie tied the knot in an ultra-private wedding ceremony in a Scottish castle. The Reverend Susan Brown confirmed that the wedding came off as expected in Skibo Castle in the Scottish Highlands. (They divorced in November 2008.)

In 2002, Joe Strummer, lead singer of the legendary British punk band The Clash, died in Broomfield, England, at age 50.

In 2007, Jimmy Fallon wed Nancy Juvonen

In 2014, Actress Christine Cavanaugh, the voice of “Babe” the pig, died in Cedar City, Utah, at age 51.

The Holiday Almanacs December 22, 2021

What's Today?

Today is Wed Dec the 22 in the year 2021
Jan 1 began on a Fri
This is day 356 of the year
Serialnumber = 44540
Julian date = 2459559 O.S.= 12 - 9 - 2021

Calendar

Holidays

[Arab] Ashura
[Mexico] Day of National Mourning (JosŠ Maria Morelos) (1815)
[Mexico] Los Posadas Days/Lodgings (Thru Dec 24)
[Phillipines] Christmas Observance, Holiday, world's longest Xmas season thru Jan 6
[USA] Flashlight Safety Day.
[USA] Holidays Are Pickle Days (thru 12-31)
[World] Arbor Day
[World] Saturnalia. thru Dec 23; popular among Romans

Reminders

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.
Astrological sign: Capricorn: The Goat (12-22 thru 1-20) Ruling Planet: Saturn; Element: Earth; Traits: Ambitious, disciplined, persevering, pessimistic; Body part associated with this sign: The knees. Occupations: Positions of trust, banking, mountain climbing, coaching, engineering.
Flowers: narcissus, poinsettia and holly
Gems: turquoise and zircon
Full Moon: the Cold Moon and the Oak Moon, the Long Night's Moon
Art and Architecture Books Month
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Hi Neighbor Month
Bingo's Birthday Month
Drunk and Drugged Driving Awareness Month
International Calendar Awareness Month
Made In America Month
National Indigestion Season-Jewish Book Month
Project Red Ribbon (Nov 1-Jan 1)
Read A New Book Month
Safe Toys and Gifts Month
Stress-Free Family Holidays Month
Universal Human Rights Month
Ursid meteor shower (thru 12-23)
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