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Last Updated 06-07-2021

🏆🏁🏊Greta Andersen -- is 94 in the year 2021 and 95 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1927 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Danish (Denmark)

Richard Riordan -- is 91 in the year 2021 and 92 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1930
Mayor
Misc: of Los Angeles 1993-2001

🎭Una Stubbs -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1937 N.S.
Actress, English
TV Shows: Till Death Do Us Part (as Rita), Worzel Gummidge (as Aunt Sally), Sherlock (as Mrs. Hudson)

🏆🏌Frank Beard -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1939
Golfer

🎵Judy Collins -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1939
Songwriter, Guitarist, Pianist, Folk Singer
Names/Places: b. in Seattle, WA

🎭Joy Harmon -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1940
Movie Actress
Movie Titles: Cool Hand Luke

🎭Sharon Spelman -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1942
Actress
TV Shows: The Cop & the Kid, Angie (as Joyce Benson)

🎭Stephen Macht -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1942
Actor, Director
TV Shows: Knots Landing (as Joe Cooper), Cagney & Lacey (as David Keeler)
Movie Titles: Graveyard Shift, The Monster Squad, Galaxina

🏆🏁🏊Jed Richard Graef -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1942 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American

⛪🎵Rita Coolidge -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1945
Baptist, Songwriter, Pianist, Bandleader, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Nashville, TN; Kris Kristofferson's wife
Song Titles: (Your Love Has Lifted Me) Higher and Higher, We're All Alone, All Time High (for Octopussy)
Album Titles: Anytime...Anywhere

🎭John Woo -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1946
Producer/Director, Chinese
Movie Titles: Face/Off, Red Cliff, Mission Impossible II, Hard Boiled

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🎭Joanna Lumley -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1946
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer, India
TV Shows: The New Avengers, Absolutely Fabulous (as Patsy Stone)
Movie Titles: The Wolf of Wall Street, Corpse Bride, James and the Giant Peach

🎵Nick Fortune -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1946
Drummer
Group Names: The Buckinghams

🎵🎷Jerry Weiss -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1946
Flugelhorn, Jazz Trumpeter
Group Names: "Blood, Sweat & Tears"

🎭Jacqueline Carol -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1947
XXX-rated actress

🏆⚽Archie Knox -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1947 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Soccer Manager, Scottish

🎵🎷Carlos Ward -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1947
Flautist, Alto-sax, Jazz Saxophonist, Rhythm and Blues Performer, Panamaian
Misc: best known as a sideman
Group Names: B.T. Express

🎵James Wise -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1948
Rhythm and Blues Musician
Group Names: Archie Bell & the Drells

🎭Douglas Barr -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1949
Actor, Director
TV Shows: The Fall Guy (as Howie Munson), The Wizard, Designing Women (as Bill Stillfield)
Movie Titles: Spaced Invaders, Deadly Blessing

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🎭Dann Florek -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1950
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Law & Order (as Capt. John Cragen), L.A. Law (as Dave Meyer), Law and Order Special Victims Unit (as Capt. Donald "Donnie" Cragen)
Movie Titles: The Flintstones (1994), Angel Heart

🎭John Diehl -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1950
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Miami Vice (as Det. Larry Zito 1984-86)
Movie Titles: Stargate, Jurassic Park III, A Time to Kill

🏆⚽Daniel Fergus "Danny" McGrain -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1950 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish

🏆Lynnda Kimball -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1952
Model, Playmate
Misc: January 1975

🏆🏌Mindy Moore -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1953
Golfer

🏆🏁🏊Mayumi Aoki -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1953 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Japanese

🎵Ray Parker Jr. -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1954 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Clarinetist, Guitarist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: MN: Erskine; b. in Detroit
Group Names: Raydio (lead), soloist
Song Titles: Jack and Jill, You Can't Change That, A Woman Needs Love (Just Like You Do) (previous titles as lead of Raydio), The Other Woman, Ghostbusters
Album Titles: Raydio, Rock On, Two Places at the Same Time, A Woman Needs Love (previous titles as lead of Raydio), The Other Woman

📰Michael Scott -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1954
Correspondent
TV Shows: Entertainment Tonight

🏆⚽Bob Lenarduzzi -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1955
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Canadian

🎵🎸Nick Feldman -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1955
New Wave Bassist, English
Group Names: Wang Chung

🎭Byron Stewart -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1956
Actor
TV Shows: The White Shadow (as Warren Coolidge), St. Elsewhere (as orderly Warren Coolidge)
Movie Titles: Grambling's White Tiger, How U Like Me Now, Fire Sale

🎵🎸Steve Farris -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1957
Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: Mr. Mister

🏆🏀Eddie Johnson -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1959
NBA Forward, NBA Guard

🎵Phil Smith -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1959
Saxophonist, British
Group Names: Haircut 100

🏆🏒Pat Conacher -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1959
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆🏁🏇Steve Cauthen -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1960
Jockey
Names/Places: b. in Covington, KY
Misc: 1978 Kentucky Derby winner aboard Affirmed

🏆⚾Charlie O'Brien -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1960
MLB Catcher

🎭Maia Morgenstern -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1962
Actress, Romanian
Movie Titles: Ulysses' Gaze, The Oak, The Passion of the Christ

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🏆🏈Gary Clark -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1962
NFL Wide Receiver

✍🎭Scott Coffey -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1964
Screenwriter, Actor, Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Mulholland Drive, Lost Highway, Adult World

🏆⚾José Lind -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1964
MLB Second Baseman, Puerto Rican
Misc: Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Pirates, Kansas City Royals

🎵🎸Danny De La Rosa -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1964
Heavy Metal Singer, Heavy Metal Guitarst
Group Names: Black Sabbath, Babylon A.D.

🎵Wayne Hancock -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1965
Country Singer

🎭🎮Charlie Schlatter -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1966
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: Diagnosis Murder (as Dr. Jesse Travis), Winx Club (series), Kick Buttowski (series), Loonatics Unleashed
Movie Titles: 18 Again!
Video Games: Metal Gear (series), Ape Escape 3, EverQuest (series), Lego Batman (series), The Wonderful 101, Lego Dimensions

🏆⚾Armando Reynoso -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1966
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher, Mexican
Misc: in the Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame

🏆🏈Marvcus Patton -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1967
NFL Player

🏆🏈William Schultz -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1967
NFL Player

🎭🎵Tim McGraw -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1967
Actor, Songwriter, Country Singer
Names/Places: Tug's son, Faith Hill's hubby
Song Titles: Don't Take the Girl, Indian Outlaw, It's Your Love, Just to See You Smile, Live Like You Were Dying, "I Like It, I Love It", When The Stars Go Blue, My Little Girl, Something Like That, Last Dollar (Fly Away), I Need You, If You're Reading This, Southern Voice, Felt Good on My Lips, Better Than I Used To Be, Truck Yeah, One of Those Nights, Highway Don't CAre
Album Titles: Not a Moment Too Soon, All I Want, Everywhere, A Place in the Sun, Set This Circus Down, Tim McGraw and the Dancehall Doctors, Live Like You Were Dying, Let It Go, Southern Voice, Emotional Traffic, Two Lanes of Freedom, Sundown Heaven Town, Damn Country Music
Movie Titles: Friday Night Lights

🎵🎸D'arcy Wretzky-Brown -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1968
Singer, Alternative Rock Bassist
Group Names: Smashing Pumpkins

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🎵🎸Johnny Colt -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1968
Rock & Roll Bassist
Misc: some say b. 1966
Group Names: Black Crowes

🎭Wes Anderson -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1969
Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Rushmore, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou, The Grand Budapest Hotel, Moonrise Kingdom, The Royal Tenenbaums, Fantastic Mr. Fox

🎭🏆Carrie Stevens -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1969
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: June 1997

🏆🏀Billy Owens -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1969
NBA Forward, NBA Guard

🏆🏒Ben Hankinson -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1969
NHL Right Wing, American

🏆🏒Bryan Marchment -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1969
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆🏈Alex Van Pelt -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1970
NFL Coach, NFL Player

🏆🏈Alundis Brice -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1970
NFL Player

🎭Ajith Kumar -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1971 N.S.
Actor, India
Movie Titles: Amarkalam, Dheena, Billa, Veeram

🏆🏈Corey Fuller -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1971
NFL Coach, NFL Player

🏆🏀Julius Nwosu -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1971
NBA Player, Nigerian

🎭Bailey Chase -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1972
Actor
TV Shows: Saving Grace
Movie Titles: Longmire, The Boy Next Door, Rats

🎭🏆Julie Benz -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1972 N.S.
Actress, Ice Dancer
TV Shows: Defiance (as Amanda Rosewater), Dexter (as Rita Morgan), No Ordinary Family
Movie Titles: Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day, Rambo, Saw V

🎵Cory Morrow -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1972
Songwriter, Country Singer

🏆🏈Curtis Martin -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1973
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback
Misc: 5x Pro Bowl, 4x New York Jets MVP; Jets #28 retired
Sports Teams: New England Patriots (1995-1997), New York Jets (1998-2006)

🏆Tiffany Fallon -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1974
Model, Playmate
Misc: December 2004; Playboy Playmate of the Year 2005

🎵Tina Atkins-Campbell -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1974 N.S.
Gospel Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer

🏆🏀Austin Croshere -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1975
Sports Analyst, NBA Player

🎭James Murray -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1976 N.S.
Comedian
Misc: of the comedy group The Tenderloins
TV Shows: Impractical Jokers

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🎭🎵Darius McCrary -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1976
Actor, Producer, Singer
TV Shows: Family Matters (as Edward "Eddie" Winslow)
Movie Titles: Big Shots, Mississippi Burning, Transformers, 15 Minutes

🎵Roy Roselló -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1977
Pop Singer, Puerto Rican
Group Names: Menudo

🎭🎮James Badge Dale -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1978 N.S.
Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: 24, Rubicon
Movie Titles: The Departed, World War Z, Iron Man 3, Shame
Video Games: 24: The Game

🏆🏈Wes Welker -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1981 N.S.
NFL Wide Receiver

🎭Jamie Dornan -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1982
Actor, Northern Ireland
TV Shows: The Fall, Once Upon a Time
Movie Titles: Marie Antoinette, Shadows in the Sun, Fifty Shades of Grey

🏆🏁🏊Alain Bernard -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1983 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, French

🎭Farah Fath -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1984
Soap Actress
TV Shows: Days of Our Lives, One Life to Live

🎭Kerry Bishé -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1984
Actress, New Zealand
TV Shows: Scrubs (as Lucy Bennett), Halt and Catch Fire (as Donna Clark)
Movie Titles: Argo, Grand Piano, Sex and the City, Red State

🏆🏒David Backes -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1984 N.S.
NHL Right Wing

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🎭Abby Huntsman -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1986 N.S.
TV Talk Show Hostess
TV Shows: The View

🏆🏀Amir Johnson -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1987 N.S.
NBA Player

Dakota Paul Brinkman -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1989
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Melissa Gilbert & Bo's son

🎭Caitlin Stasey -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1990
Actress, Australian
TV Shows: Neighbours, Reign (as Lady Kenna), Please Like Me (as Claire)
Movie Titles: Tomorrow When the War Began, I Frankenstein

🏆⚾Marcus Stroman -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1991 N.S.
MLB Pitcher
Misc: 1x Gold Glove

💻Madeline Brewer -- is 29 in the year 2021 and 30 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1992 N.S.
Internet Video Actress
TV Shows: Hemlock Grove (as Miranda Cates), Orange is the New Black (as Tricia Miller)

Daisy Montana -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1993
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Ashley Richardson & Paul's girl

🏆🏒William Nylander -- is 25 in the year 2021 and 26 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1996 N.S.
NHL Center, Canadian, Swedish

🎭Bertie Gilbert -- is 24 in the year 2021 and 25 in the year 2022; b.5/1/1997 N.S.
Actress, English
Movie Titles: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows -Part 2

Sasha Gabriella Fox -- is 21 in the year 2021 and 22 in the year 2022; b.5/1/2000
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Vanessa L. Williams and Rick's daughter

Cristina Iglesias -- is 20 in the year 2021 and 21 in the year 2022; b.5/1/2001
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Miranda Rijnsburger and Julio's twin daughter

Victoria Iglesias -- is 20 in the year 2021 and 21 in the year 2022; b.5/1/2001
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Miranda Rijnsburger and Julio's twin daughter

Jaden Rayne Boreanaz -- is 19 in the year 2021 and 20 in the year 2022; b.5/1/2002
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Jamie Bergman and David's son

🎭Lizzy Greene -- is 18 in the year 2021 and 19 in the year 2022; b.5/1/2003 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: "Nicky, Ricky, Dicky and Dawn" (as Dawn Harper), A Million Little Things

Me'arah Sanaa O'Neal -- is 15 in the year 2021 and 16 in the year 2022; b.5/1/2006
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Shaunie Nelson and Shaquille's daughter

Maxwell Drew Johnson -- is 9 in the year 2021 and 10 in the year 2022; b.5/1/2012
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Jessica Simpson and Eric's daughter

William Lilly -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1602 J-LD or 5/11/1602 N.S. d.6/9/1681 (79)
Author, Astrologer, English
Misc: Almanac compiler

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✍⚖Joseph Addison -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1672 J-LD d.6/17/1719 J-LD (47)
Essayist, Poet, Playwright, Politician, English

✍🎖⚖Winthrop Sargent -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1753 d.6/3/1820 (67)
Writer, Revolutionary, Politician

🎖⚖Arthur Wellesley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1769 d.9/14/1852 (83)
General, Statesman, British, Irish
Misc: 1st Duke of Wellington (C)/victor at Waterloo/British PM (1828-30) who made Napoleon very unhappy.

🎭Junius "Brutus" Booth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1796 N.S. d.11/30/1852 N.S. (56)
Stage Actor, English
Names/Places: John Wilkes & Edwin's dad

💰Mother Jones -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1830 d.11/30/1930 (100)
Labor Leader
Names/Places: RN:Mary Harris
Misc: b. May 3?

Louis Chardonnet -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1839 d.3/12/1924 (84)
Chemist, Inventor, French
Misc: first developed and manufactured rayon

📰James Ford Rhodes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1848 d.1/22/1927 (78)
Historian
Misc: businessman and historian, best known for his multivolume investigation of the antebellum, American Civil War, and Reconstruction periods of the United States' history.

🎖⚛Calamity Jane -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1852 d.8/1/1903 (51)
Hero, Adventurer, Frontiersman
Names/Places: RN:Martha Jane Canary Burke
Misc: Marksperson, Dance Hall Girl, Indian Fighter

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💰Anna M. Jarvis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1864 d.11/24/1948 (84)
Philanthropist
Misc: Mother's Day founder

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

💰Albert Lasker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1880 d.5/30/1952 (72)
Businessperson, Philanthropist
Misc: advertising exec

✍⚛⛪Pierre Teilhard de Chardin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1881 d.4/10/1955 (73)
Philosopher, Palentologist, Priest, French

🎭Tom Moore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1883 d.2/12/1955 (71)
Actor, TV Host

🏆🏀David Tobey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1888 N.S. d.7/25/1988 N.S. (100)
Hall of Famer, Basketball Coach, Basketball Referee

🎵Charley Patton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1891 d.4/28/1934 (42)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Singer/Guitarist, Blues Performer

🎵Sam McGee -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1894 d.8/21/1975 (81)
Fiddler, Country Singer
Group Names: Uncle Dave Macon's troupe

🎖Joseph Lawton Collins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1896 d.12/12/1987 (91)
General

🎖Mark W. Clark -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1896 d.4/17/1984 (87)
General
Misc: U.S. Army officer during World War II, who commanded Allied forces (1943-44) during the hard-fought and successful Italian campaign against the Axis powers.

🎨Valentina -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1899 d.9/14/1989 (90)
Fashion Designer, American, Russian
Names/Places: RN:Valentina Nicholaevna Sanina Schlee
Misc: some sources give b. 1904

🏆🏀Amory Tingle "Slats" Gill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1901 N.S. d.4/5/1966 N.S. (64)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Misc: in the Basketball and College Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Oregon State University (player 1921-1924, coach 1928-1964)

Sterling A. Brown -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1901 d.1/13/1989 (87)
Poet

🎵Lucia Pamela -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1904 d.7/25/2002 (98)
Novelty Singer
Misc: recorded a music album in 1969 about her fictional travels to the moon

🎭Henry Koster -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1905 d.9/21/1988 (83)
Movie Director, German

🏆🏈"Red" Cagle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1905 d.12/26/1942 (37)
NFL Runningback

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🎭Rose Hobart -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1906 d.8/29/2000 (94)
Movie Actress

🎭🎵Kate Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1907 d.6/17/1986 (79)
Hall of Famer, Actress, Singer, Soprano
Names/Places: RFN:Kathryn; d. in Raleigh, N.C.
Misc: some say b. in 1909
TV Shows: Kate Smith Show

🏆🏈Cliff Battles -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1910 d.4/28/1981 (70)
Hall of Famer, NFL Halfback
Misc: in the College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Boston Braves/Boston Redskins/Washington Redskins (player 1932-1937), Columbia University (coach 1938-1943), Brooklyn Dodgers (coach 1946-1947)

💰Mary French Rockefeller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1910 d.4/17/1997 (86)
Philanthropist
Names/Places: Laurence S.'s wife

Catherine Muir Leno -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1911 d.6/25/1993 (82)
Celebrity Relative, Scottish
Names/Places: Jay's mother

🎵Ralph Bass -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1911 d.3/5/1997 (85)
Hall of Famer, Music Executive, Music Producer, Soul Singer

⚖💰Winthrop Rockefeller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1912 d.2/22/1973 (60)
Politician, Philanthropist
Names/Places: second youngest of the five sons of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

🎭Louis Nye -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1913 d.10/9/2005 (92)
Radio Actor, Comedian, Panelist
Names/Places: RLN:Nyestadt
Misc: Character: smug Gordon Hathaway (Hi-ho Steverino!)
TV Shows: The Steve Allen Show, Ann Sothern Show (as Dr. Delbert Gray), The Beverly Hillbillies (as Sonny Drysdale), $1.98 Beauty Show

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🏆🥊John Henry Lewis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1914 d.4/18/1974 (59)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎭Glenn Ford -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1916 d.8/30/2006 (90)
TV/Movie Actor, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Quebec; RFN:Gwyllyn; Eleanor Powell's ex-hubby; Martin Van Buren's descendant
TV Shows: Family Holvak, Once an Eagle, Cade's County

🎭🏆⚾John Beradino -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1917 N.S. d.5/19/1996 N.S. (79)
Actor, MLB Player
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles
Misc: in the University of Southern California Athletic Hall of Fame; the only person to have won a World Series (with the Indians in 1948) and have his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame
Sports Teams: St. Louis Browns, Cleveland Indians
TV Shows: I Led Three Lives (as special agent Steve Daniels), The New Breed, General Hospital (as Dr. Steve Hardy)
Movie Titles: Our Gang

🎭🎵Danielle Darrieux -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1917 d.10/18/2017 N.S. (100)
Movie Actress, Singer, French

🎭Jack Paar -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1918 d.1/27/2004 (85)
TV Talk Show Host
Names/Places: b. in Canton, Oh.
TV Shows: Jack Paar Show (4 of 'em!), Tonight Show (host 1957-62)

🎭Dan O'Herlihy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1919 d.2/17/2005 (85)
TV/Movie Actor, Irish
TV Shows: The Trvels of Jaimie McPheeters (as Doc Sardius McPheeters), The Long Hot Summer, The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters (as Doc Sardius McPheeters), Whiz Kids (as Carson), Twin Pealks (as additional voices)
Movie Titles: RoboCop, RoboCop 2

📰💰Julian Goodman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1922 N.S. d.7/2/2012 N.S. (90)
Journalist, Executive
Misc: NBC president

🏆⚽Billy Steel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1923 d.5/13/1982 (59)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish

Joseph Heller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1923 N.S. d.12/12/1999 N.S. (76)
Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn
Misc: some say b. 1928
Book Titles: Catch 22

🎭Art Fleming -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1924 d.4/25/1995 (70)
TV/Movie/Stage/Radio Actor, Game Show Host
Names/Places: RN:Arthur Fazzin Fleming
Song Titles: I Lost on Jeopardy! (appeared in Weird Al Yankovic's video)
TV Shows: The Californians, Jeopardy! (original Jeopardy host 60-70's), College Bowl (host)
Movie Titles: Airplane II (cameo)

Terry Southern -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1924 d.10/29/1995 (71)
Novelist, Screen/Scriptwriter, Satirist
Book Titles: Dr. Strangelove, Easy Rider, The Magic Christian

🎵Big Maybelle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1924 d.1/23/1972 (47)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN:Mabel Louise Smith

🏆🏈Chuck Bednarik -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1925 d.3/21/2015 (89)
Hall of Famer, NFL Linebacker
Misc: C-LB; 2-time All-America at Penn and 7-time All-Pro with NFL Philadelphia Eagles as both center (1950) and linebacker (1951-56); knocked NY Giants' Frank Gifford out of commission for over a year with epic 1960 tackle; missed only 3 games in 14 seasons; led Eagles to 1960 NFL title as a 35-year-old two-way player; 8x Pro Bowl, 10x All-Pro, 2x NFL champ; Eagles #60 retired; in the Eagles, College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Eagles (1949-1962)

Malcolm Scott Carpenter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1925 d.10/10/2013 (88)
Astronaut
Misc: Second U.S. astronaut to make an orbital spaceflight. In "Aurora 7" he made the fourth Mercury flight, circling the Earth three times on May 24, 1962. He directed part of the flight by manual control.

🎭Paul Sorensen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1926 d.7/17/2008 (82)
Actor

🎵Billy Byers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1927 d.5/1/1996 (69)
Arranger, Trombonist
Misc: a veteran of the Buddy Rich, Benny Goodman and Charlie Ventura bands, he did extensive work as an arranger Quincy Jones starting in the late 1950s.

🎵Sonny James -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1928 d.2/22/2016 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: RN: James Hugh Loden; b. in Hackleberg, AL; NN:The Southern Gentleman
Misc: some say b. Mar 1 or b. 1929
Song Titles: Young Love, The Came Back, Uh-Huh-mm, Running Bear

🎭Ethel Ayler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1930 N.S. d.11/18/2018 N.S. (88)
TV Actress
TV Shows: Cosby Show (as Carrie)

🏆🏈Oliver "Ollie" Matson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1930 N.S. d.2/19/2011 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback, Olympic Athlete
Misc: 6x Pro Bowl, All-America at San Francisco (1951); bronze medal winner in 400m at 1952 Olympics; 4-time All-Pro for NFL Chicago Cardinals (1954-57); traded to LA Rams for 9 players in 1959; accounted for 12,884 all-purpose yards and scored 73 TDs in 14 seasons; 9 TDs on punt and kickoff returns is a NFL record; in the College and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: University of San Francisco, Chicago Cardinals (1952-1958), Los Angeles Rams (1959-1962), Detroit Lions (1963), Philadelphia Eagles (1964-1966)

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🎵Little Walter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1930 d.2/15/1968 (37)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Blues Harmonicaist
Names/Places: RN:Marion Walter Jacobs
Group Names: Muddy Waters Band (a key member)

🎵🎷Ira Sullivan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1931 N.S. d.9/21/2020 N.S. (89)
Composer, Flautist, Flugelhorn, Saxophonist, Jazz Trumpeter

🎭Joan Hackett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1934 d.10/8/1983 (49)
TV/Movie Actress
TV Shows: The Defenders

🎵🎷Shirley Horn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1934 d.10/20/2005 (71)
Singer, Pianist, Jazz Performer

🎭Ray Aranha -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1939 d.10/9/2011 (72)
Actor

📰Max Robinson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1939 d.12/20/1988 (49)
Newscaster, Journalist
TV Shows: ABC News (the first black anchor of a major network newscast)

🎨🏆Elsa Peretti -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1940 N.S. d.3/19/2021 N.S. (80)
Jewelry Designer, Model, Italian

🎵Reather Dixon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1944 d.1/8/2014 (69)
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: some say b. 1945
Group Names: The Bobbettes

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🎵🎸Carson Whitsett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/1945 d.5/8/2007 N.S. (62)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Keyboardist
Group Names: Booker T & the MGs

Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/1/2006 N.S. d.1/26/2020 N.S. (13)
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: NN: Gigi; Vanessa and Kobe's daughter

Pope Pius V -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/17/1504 O.S. d.5/1/1572 O.S. (68)
Pope
Misc: Papacy from January 7, 1566 until the date of his death

John Dryden -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/9/1631 J-LD or 8/19/1631 N.S. d.5/1/1700 J-LD (68) or 5/12/1700 N.S. (68)
Dramatist/Playwright, Poet, Critic, English

🎨Nicolas Coustou -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/9/1658 N.S. d.5/1/1733 N.S. (75)
Sculptor, French

Frederick S. Archer -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1813 d.5/1/1857
Inventor, English
Misc: Invented the photographic collodion process which preceded the modern gelatin emulson; no source has his date of birth; some say d. May 2

Gabriel Lame -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/22/1795 d.5/1/1870 (74)
Engineer, Mathematician, French

⚛⛪David Livingstone -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/19/1813 d.5/1/1873 (60)
Explorer, Physician, Missionary, Scottish
Misc: found by Stanley in Africa

🏆🥊John Morrissey -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/12/1831 d.5/1/1878 (47)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, American, Irish
Names/Places: NN:Old Smoke

🎨Robert W. Weir -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1803 d.5/1/1889 (85)
Painter, Educator

⚛💰Lewis Waterman -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/18/1837 d.5/1/1901 (63)
Inventor, Manufacturer
Misc: fountain pens

John Glover -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/2/1817 d.5/1/1902 (85)
Chemist, English
Misc: Sulfuric acid

🎵Luigi Arditi -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/22/1822 d.5/1/1903 (80)
Conductor/Composer, Italian

🎵Antonín Dvořák -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/8/1841 N.S. d.5/1/1904 N.S. (62)
Composer, Czech
Sports Teams: New World Symphony

John Cheney -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/29/1848 d.5/1/1922 (73)
Poet

Paul Josef Goebbels -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/29/1897 d.5/1/1945 (47)
Nazi Leader, German

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🏆🎾Bill Johnston -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/2/1894 d.5/1/1946 (51)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

Frederic Stanley Kipping -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/16/1863 d.5/1/1949 (85)
Chemist, British
Misc: pioneered in the chemistry of silicones, organic derivatives of silicon.

Ernest Coulter -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/14/1871 d.5/1/1952 (80)
Attorney/Lawyer

🏆🎳Louis Sielaff -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/10/1915 d.5/1/1964 (48)
Hall of Famer, Bowler

🎭🎵Spike Jones -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1911 N.S. d.5/1/1965 N.S. (53)
Comedian, Drummer, Novelty Singer, Bandleader
Names/Places: RFMN:Lindley Armstrong
Misc: an American musician and bandleader specializing in satirical arrangements of popular songs. Ballads and classical works receiving the Jones treatment were punctuated with gunshots, whistles, cowbells and outlandish vocals; Zany bandleader of the 1940's-50's; own 1950s TV shows
Group Names: Spike Jones and His City Slickers
Song Titles: Der Fuehrer's Face, Cocktails For Two, Hawaiian War Chant, Chloe, Holiday For Strings, You Always Hurt the One You Love, My Old Flame, All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth, Dance of the Hours
TV Shows: The Spike Jones Show

🏆🏒Jack Adams -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/14/1894 N.S. d.5/1/1968 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, NHL General Manager, NHL Coach, NHL Center, Canadian
Misc: played 1917-1927; won 7 Stalney Cups
Sports Teams: Toronto/Toronto Arenas, Vancouver Millionaires, Toronto St. Patricks, Ottawa Senators, Detroit Red Wings (head coach and general manager for 36 years)

🎭Glenda Farrell -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/30/1904 d.5/1/1971 (66)
TV/Movie Actress

🏆⚽Johnny Jaap -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/12/1895 d.5/1/1974 (78)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish

Francis Gary Powers -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/17/1929 d.5/1/1977 (47)
Aviator, Spy

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

🎵Aram "Ilich" Khachaturian -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/6/1903 N.S. or 5/24/1903 Ju-1 d.5/1/1978 N.S. (74)
Composer, Folk Musician, Russian

🎭Gene Sheldon -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/1/1908 d.5/1/1982 (74)
Actor
TV Shows: Zorro (as Bernardo)

🏆🏁🏊George Hodgson -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/12/1893 N.S. d.5/1/1983 N.S. (89)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Canadian
Misc: considered by many to be the greatest swimmer in Canadian history.

🎭🎵Gordon Jenkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1910 d.5/1/1984 (73)
Director, Conductor/Composer, Arranger, Pianist, Bandleader

🎭George Pravda -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/19/1916 N.S. d.5/1/1985 N.S. (68)
Actor, Austrian
TV Shows: Holocaust

Archibald Crossley -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1896 d.5/1/1985 (88)
Author
Misc: pollster

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

R. D. Darrell -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1903 d.5/1/1988 (84)
Critic

🎭Douglas Watson -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1921 d.5/1/1989 (68)
Actor

🎭Sunset Carson -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/12/1927 d.5/1/1990 (62)
Actor
Movie Titles: El Paso Kid, Oregon Trail

🏆🏁Ayrton Senna -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/21/1960 d.5/1/1994 (34)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer, Brazilian
Misc: formula-1 racer (1988 champ)

🏆⚾Francisco Alcaraz -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/26/1920 N.S. d.5/1/1996 N.S. (75)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Player, Baseball Umpire, Mexican
Misc: in the Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame

🎵Billy Byers -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/1/1927 d.5/1/1996 (69)
Arranger, Trombonist
Misc: a veteran of the Buddy Rich, Benny Goodman and Charlie Ventura bands, he did extensive work as an arranger Quincy Jones starting in the late 1950s.

🎭Bo Widerburg -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1930 d.5/1/1997 (66)
Movie Director, Swedish

Eldridge Cleaver -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/31/1935 d.5/1/1998 (62)
Statesman, Civil Rights Leader, Political Activist
Names/Places: FN:Leroy
Misc: Black Panther turned Republican; NO RELATION to the Beaver clan!

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🎵🎸Darrell Sweet -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/16/1947 d.5/1/1999 (51)
Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Group Names: Nazareth

🎭🏆Steve Reeves -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1926 d.5/1/2000 (74)
Movie Actor, Body Builder
Misc: Mr. World, Mr. Universe
Movie Titles: Hercules, Hercules Unchained

🏆🏀Harold "Happy" Hairston -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/31/1942 N.S. d.5/1/2001 N.S. (58)
NBA Player

🏆🥊Elizabeth Ann Hulette -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/19/1960 d.5/1/2003 (42)
Wrestling Manager
Names/Places: NN:WWF (now WWE)'s first lady of wrestling; aka Miss Elizabeth and The Lovely Elizabeth

🎵Felix Haug -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1952 d.5/1/2004 (52)
Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Swiss
Group Names: Double, Yello

Kenneth Bancroft Clark -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/14/1904 d.5/1/2005 (100)
Psychologist, Educator

✍🎭Jay Presson Allen -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/3/1922 d.5/1/2006 (84)
Author, Screen/Scriptwriter, Movie Producer

🏆🏁🏊George Frederick Haines -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1924 N.S. d.5/1/2006 N.S. (82)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
Misc: Swimming Coach

🎵Johnny Paris -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1940 d.5/1/2006 (65)
Saxophonist, Tenor-sax
Group Names: Johnny & the Hurricanes

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🎭🎵Danny Gans -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/25/1956 d.5/1/2009 (52)
Actor, Comedian, Singer

🎭Helen Wagner -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/3/1918 d.5/1/2010 (91)
Soap Actress
TV Shows: As the World Turns (as Nancy Hughes McClaskey)

🎵Chris Kelly -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/11/1978 d.5/1/2013 (35)
Rapper
Names/Places: RN:James Christopher Kelly; aka Mac Daddy
Misc: half of the kid rap duo Kris Kross
Group Names: Kris Kross

🎭🎵Grace Lee Whitney -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/1/1930 d.5/1/2015 (85)
Actress, Songwriter, Singer
Song Titles: Disco Trekkin' (composer), Star Child (composer), USS Enterprise (composer)
TV Shows: Star Trek (as Yeoman Janice Rand)

🏆Janet Pilgrim -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/13/1934 d.5/1/2017 N.S. (82)
Model, Playmate
Names/Places: RN:Charlaine Edith Karalus
Misc: Playmate for July 1955, December 1955, October 1956

🎵John Henry "Jabo" Starks -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/26/1938 N.S. d.5/1/2018 N.S. (79)
Blues Drummer, Funk Musician
Misc: he was best known for playing with James Brown

🏆🏈Ryan Wetnight -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/5/1970 N.S. d.5/1/2020 N.S. (49)
NFL Tight End

🏆⚾Matt Keough -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/3/1955 N.S. d.5/1/2020 N.S. (64)
MLB Pitcher

🎭Olympia Dukakis -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/20/1931 N.S. d.5/1/2021 N.S. (89)
Actress, Director
Names/Places: b. in Lowell, MA
TV Shows: Center of the Universe (as Marge Pressman)
Movie Titles: Moonstruck, Steel Magnolias, Working Girl, Mighty Aphrodite, Away From Her

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1999, ✪ “I'll Think Of A Reason Later” by Lee Ann Womack peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, ✪ “Jasper” by Jim Stafford peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, ✪ “Timothy” by The Buoys peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Arms Of Mary” by Sutherland Brothers And Quiver peaked at number 81 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Baby Let Me Kiss You” by King Floyd peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Back To Good” by Matchbox 20 peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Buddy X” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 43 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “C'mon” by Poco peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Can't Get Enough” by Patty Loveless peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Down With The King” by Run-D.M.C. peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Freak Me” by Silk peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Funky Child” by Lords Of The Underground peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Get Involved” by Q-Tip With Raphael Saadiq peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Gives You Hell” by Glee Cast Featuring Lea Michele peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Goin' Down” by Greg Guidry peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Got To Get You Off My Mind” by Solomon Burke peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Gotta See Jane” by R. Dean Taylor peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Happy” by Hog Heaven peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “He Ain't No Angel” by Ad Libs peaked at number 100 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Heat Waves” by Glass Animals peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Hello” by Glee Cast Featuring Jonathan Groff And Lea Michele peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Here” by Tony Martin peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do” by ABBA peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “I Gotta Woman” by Ray Charles peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “I Know A Place” by Petula Clark peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “I Understand (Just How You Feel)” by Freddie And The Dreamers peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “I'll Drink To You” by Duke Jupiter peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “If I Could Get You” by Gene Cotton peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “If I Ever Lose My Faith In You” by Sting peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “If I Had My Wish Tonight” by David Lasley peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “In The Meantime” by Georgie Fame peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Jealousy” by Major Harris peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Jumpin' Jack Flash” by Johnny Winter peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Kiss Me” by Sixpence None The Richer peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “L.A. Goodbye” by The Ides Of March peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Let Your Love Flow” by The Bellamy Brothers peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1948, “Little White Lies” by Dick Haymes peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Lucky Man” by Emerson, Lake And Palmer peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely Daughter” by Herman's Hermits peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1943, “Murder, He Says” by Dinah Shore With Gordon Jenkins And His Orchestra peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Music Is Love” by David Crosby peaked at number 95 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Not Myself Tonight” by Christina Aguilera peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Nothin' On You” by B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Oh, Singer” by Jeannie C. Riley peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Ordinary Life” by Chad Brock peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Out In The Streets” by The Shangri-Las peaked at number 53 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Please Remember Me” by Tim McGraw peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Power To The People” by John Lennon And The Plastic Ono Band peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Put Your Hand In The Hand” by Ocean peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Right Back Where We Started From” by Maxine Nightingale peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Sad Tomorrows” by Trini Lopez peaked at number 94 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “See You At The Go-Go” by Dobie Gray peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Shout It Out Loud” by KISS peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Sing A Simple Song” by West Street Mob peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Ski” by Young Thug And Gunna peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Solid” by Young Thug And Gunna Featuring Drake peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Stay Awhile” by The Bells peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Sweet Lady” by Tyrese peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “That Evil Child” by B.B. King peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “The Barracuda” by Alvin Cash And The Crawlers peaked at number 59 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Battle Hymn Of Lt. Calley” by C Company Featuring Terry Nelson peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Electronic Magnetism” by Solomon Burke peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “The Gigolo” by O'Bryan peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “The Last Time” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Pushbike Song” by The Mixtures peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Tonight” by Def Leppard peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Toy Soldier” by The Four Seasons peaked at number 64 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Truly, Truly, True” by Brenda Lee peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “We Can Work It Out” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2021, “We're Good” by Dua Lipa peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Whataya Want From Me” by Adam Lambert peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “When Love Has Gone Away” by Richard Cocciante peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “When The Sun Goes Down” by Kenny Chesney With Uncle Kracker peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Where Did Our Love Go?” by The J. Geils Band peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Why Did I Choose You” by Barbra Streisand peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “You Can Have Him” by Dionne Warwick peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1976, ✪ “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, ✪ “Everybody's Free (To Wear Sunscreen)” by Baz Luhrmann peaked at number 21 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, ✪ “Hi! My Name Is” by Eminem peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, ✪ “One Toke Over The Line” by Brewer And Shipley peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Another Day” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Brian Wilson” by Barenaked Ladies peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “But I Can't Get Back” by Bobbie Gentry peaked at number 93 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Dizzy” by Goo Goo Dolls peaked at number 18 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Fooled Around And Fell In Love” by Elvin Bishop peaked at number 22 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Friends” by Elton John peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Gettin' Over You” by David Guetta Featuring Chris Willis, Fergie And LMFAO peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Girl Of My Dreams” by The Moffatts peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Girlfriend/Boyfriend” by BLACKstreet With Janet Jackson peaked at number 23 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Gives You Hell” by Glee Cast Featuring Lea Michele peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Gotta See Jane” by R. Dean Taylor peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Heartbreak Hotel” by Whitney Houston Featuring Faith Evans And Kelly Price peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Hello, Goodbye” by Glee Cast Featuring Lea Michele, Cory Monteith And Amber Riley peaked at number 23 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1976, “I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do” by ABBA peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Feel You” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2004, “I Miss You” by blink-182 peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “I Play And Sing” by Tony Orlando And Dawn peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “If We Ever Meet Again” by Timbaland Featuring Katy Perry peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Jodie” by Joey Gregorash peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Just A Little While” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Never Can Say Goodbye” by The Jackson 5 peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Not Myself Tonight” by Christina Aguilera peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Not Ready To Go” by The Trews peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Pride And Joy” by David Coverdale And Jimmy Page (as Coverdale/Page) peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Solid” by Young Thug Featuring Gunna And Drake peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1999, “The Hardest Thing” by 98 Degrees peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Two Princes” by Spin Doctors peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1982, “What Kind Of Love Is This” by Streetheart peaked at number 22 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1982, ✪ “La Folie” by The Stranglers peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, ✪ “Pop Go The Workers” by The Barron Knights peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “50Ft Queenie” by P.J. Harvey peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “A Dime And A Dollar” by Guy Mitchell peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “All Night Long” by Faith Evans Featuring Puff Daddy peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Baby Britain” by Elliott Smith peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Baby I'm Yours” by Linda Lewis peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Badder Badder Schwing” by Freddy Fresh peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Black Coffee In Bed” by U.K. Squeeze peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Bring It On Home To Me” by The Animals peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Bring My Family Back” by Faithless Featuring Sabrina Setlur peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Bye Bye Baby” by TQ peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Check It Out (Everybody)” by Bmr Featuring Felicia peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Disco Connection” by Isaac Hayes peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Dollar Bill” by Screaming Trees peaked at number 52 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Donttrustme” by 3OH!3 peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Double Barrel” by Dave And Ansel Collins peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “El Paraiso Rico” by Deetah peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Fantastic Day” by Haircut 100 peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Five Live EP” by George Michael And Queen With Lisa Stansfield peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Flowerz” by Armand Van Helden Featuring Roland Clark peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “For Tomorrow” by Blur peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Forever In Love” by Kenny G peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Georgy Porgy” by Eric Benét Featuring Faith Evans peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Gives You Hell” by Glee Cast Featuring Lea Michele peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Good Sign” by Emilia peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Half Man Half Machine / Self Suicide” by Goldie Lookin' Chain peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hear My Name” by Armand Van Helden Featuring Spalding Rockwell peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Hell's Party” by Glam peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Hello” by Glee Cast Featuring Jonathan Groff And Lea Michele peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hold On To Our Love” by James Fox peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Honeydripper” by The Jets peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Honky Tonk Train Blues” by Keith Emerson peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “I Can Make You Feel Good” by Shalamar peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Have Nothing” by Whitney Houston peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “I Keep Ringing Baby” by Soul Brothers peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Miss You” by The 4 Of Us peaked at number 62 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “I Specialize In Love” by Sharon Brown peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “In Our Lifetime” by Texas peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Iron Sky” by Mega City Four peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Johnny Mathis' Feet” by American Music Club peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Jungle Rock” by Hank Mizell peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Last To Know” by P!nk peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Love Me Like I Love You” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Matinee” by Franz Ferdinand peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G Minor KV 550 (First Movement) allegro molto” by Waldo de los Ríos peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Never Again” by Jc-001 peaked at number 67 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Never Do You Wrong” by Stephanie Mills peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Never There” by CAKE peaked at number 66 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “No One Like You” by Scorpions peaked at number 64 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Once” by Diana Vickers peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “One Step Further” by Bardo peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “P.ower Of A.merican N.atives” by Dance 2 Trance peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Private Eyes” by Daryl Hall And John Oates peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Rain Forest” by Biddu Orchestra peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Really Saying Something” by Bananarama And Fun Boy Three peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Red Alert” by Basement Jaxx peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Religion” by Front 242 peaked at number 46 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Right Here, Right Now” by Fatboy Slim peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Satellite” by Ocean Lab peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Ship Ahoy” by Marxman peaked at number 64 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Ships (Where Were You)” by Big Country peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Shirley” by Shakin' Stevens peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sing Hallelujah!” by Dr. Alban peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Soapbox” by Little Angels peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Solid” by Young Thug / Gunna / Drake peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Something Better Beginning” by The Honeycombs peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Stand Or Fall” by The Fixx peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Such A Night” by Johnnie Ray peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Surrender” by Lasgo peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Swear It Again” by Westlife peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “The Ghost At Number One” by Jellyfish peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “The Mind Of Love” by k.d. lang peaked at number 72 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1954, “The New Kid's Last Fight” by Frankie Laine peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “The River” by Breed 77 peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “The Train Is Coming” by UB40 peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Theme From 'We'll Meet Again' (The Song That I Sing)” by Stutz Bearcats peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “This Love” by Maroon 5 peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Toledo” by Elvis Costello And Burt Bacharach peaked at number 72 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Tonight” by Def Leppard peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Tuesday Afternoon” by Jennifer Brown peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Until You Were Gone” by Chipmunk Featuring Esmée Denters peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Wash In The Rain” by The Bees peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1999, “What's It Gonna Be?!” by Busta Rhymes Featuring Janet Jackson peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2004, “You're Gone” by Marillion peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1993, ✪ “Wild Thing” by Divinyls peaked at number 39 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Alejandro” by Lady Gaga peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Amazing Grace” by Judy Collins peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Blame It On The Weatherman” by B*Witched peaked at number 48 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Bridge Of Sighs” by Georgia Gibbs peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Can't You Hear My Heartbeat / Silhouettes” by Herman's Hermits peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Dirty Creature / Make Sense Of It” by Split Enz peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Don't Tell Me” by Avril Lavigne peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Drive” by Shannon Noll peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Fly Away” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Heal The World” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “I've Got Your Number” by Cheyne peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Just Can't Get Enough / Any Second Now” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Love Lies Bleeding” by Sonic Animation peaked at number 50 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Man (Uh Huh) Woman (Uh Huh)” by Rosemary Clooney And José Ferrer peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” by Lil Nas X peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Mrs. Robinson” by The Lemonheads peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Musicology” by Prince peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1999, “No Scrubs” by TLC peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Ordinary World” by Duran Duran peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Saturday Night / Shang-a-Lang” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 45 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sun Dial (Maryjane)” by Tumbleweed peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1954, “Tenderly” by Rosemary Clooney peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1965, “The Last Time / Play With Fire” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Theme From 'End Play' / Heaven Only Knows” by Chris Young (AUS) peaked at number 89 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Theme From 'S.W.A.T.' / I Wouldn't Treat A Dog (The Way You Treated Me)” by Rhythm Heritage peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Theme From 'The Greatest American Hero' (Believe It Or Not) / Little Bit Of Us” by Joey Scarbury peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1971, “What Is Life / Apple Scruffs” by George Harrison peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Whataya Want From Me” by Adam Lambert peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Wizard Of Love / The Climb” by Avalanche peaked at number 43 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1976, “You Sexy Thing / A Warm Smile” by Hot Chocolate peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1993, “Angel” by Jon Secada peaked at number 45 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Carry Out” by Timbaland Featuring Justin Timberlake peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Comforter” by Shai (U.S.) peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Cool Night” by Paul Davis peaked at number 23 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Everything's Gone Green” by New Order peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Fanny (Be Tender With My Love)” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Fly Away” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Freak Me” by Silk peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Hip Hop Hooray” by Naughty By Nature peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2004, “I Believe In A Thing Called Love” by The Darkness peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “I Have Nothing” by Whitney Houston peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2004, “I Miss You” by blink-182 peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “If It Rains” by Mark Williams peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Jump They Say” by David Bowie peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Just So Lonely” by Get Wet peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Love Machine” by The Miracles peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Love To Love You Baby” by Donna Summer peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Mirror, Mirror” by Diana Ross peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “My Guy” by Sister Sledge peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Never Too Much” by Luther Vandross peaked at number 47 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Only Sixteen” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Peace, Love And Family” by Moana And The Moahunters peaked at number 23 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Sober” by Jennifer Paige peaked at number 45 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Starry Eyed” by Ellie Goulding peaked at number 26 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1999, “That Don't Impress Me Much” by Shania Twain peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1982, “That Girl” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “The Beautiful Things” by The Front Lawn peaked at number 22 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Theme From 'Mahogany' (Do You Know Where You're Going To?)” by Diana Ross peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “True Tears Of Joy” by Hunters And Collectors peaked at number 47 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Vampires” by Dukes [NZ] peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Who's Lovin' You” by The Jackson 5 peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2004, ✪ “Cha Cha Slide” by DJ Casper peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, ✪ “Down Under” by Men At Work peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, ✪ “Hi! My Name Is” by Eminem peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, ✪ “Mickey” by Toni Basil peaked at number 39 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, ✪ “The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wemoweh)” by Tight Fit peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Acapella” by Kelis peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Ain't No Man” by Dina Carroll peaked at number 34 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “All That She Wants” by Ace Of Base peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Baby He's Mine” by Room 4 2 peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Baby” by Justin Bieber Featuring Ludacris peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Better Off Alone (instrumental version)” by DJ Jurgen peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Blijven slapen” by Snelle x Maan peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Can't Get Enough” by Soulsearcher peaked at number 46 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Dear John” by Status Quo peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “F**k It (I Don't Want You Back)” by Eamon peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Funny, Funny” by The Sweet peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Here Comes That Rainy Day Feeling Again” by The Fortunes peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “If I Can't” by 50 Cent peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “If You Believe” by Sasha peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Ik wil altijd bij jou zijn” by Jannes peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Informer” by Snow peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Last Drop” by Kevin Lyttle peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Love Comes Again” by Tiësto Featuring BT peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Love Machine” by The Miracles peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Love Really Hurts Without You” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Me And Bobby McGee” by Jack Jersey peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2021, “No Diggity” by Lucas And Steve x Blackstreet peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Poupée de cire, poupée de son” by France Gall peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “See You” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 49 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Shame, Shame, Shame” by Ike And Tina Turner peaked at number 47 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Sinnewaarmte” by Die Twa peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Sister Paradise” by Time Bandits peaked at number 45 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Standaard procedure” by Lil Kleine Featuring Ronnie Flex peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Strong Enough” by Cher peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Thank You” by Jamelia peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “The Greatest Rock And Roll Band In The World” by Stars On 45 peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “The Heart Of A Woman” by Casey And The Pressure Group peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Theme From 'Love Story' (Where Do I Begin)” by Andy Williams peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Ticket To Ride” by The Beatles peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Two In A Million” by Bertolf peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “View From A Bridge” by Kim Wilde peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Volg je hart” by Dennis Franke Featuring Twister Crew peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “What Difference Does It Make” by Earth And Fire peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1999, “What's It Gonna Be?!” by Busta Rhymes Featuring Janet Jackson peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Why Can't We Live Together” by Mike Anthony peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1976, “You See The Trouble With Me” by Barry White peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2004, “You're Gone” by Marillion peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Zullen we maar weer...” by Doble RR peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2010, “Baby” by Justin Bieber Featuring Ludacris peaked at number 25 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Devil Stole The Beat From The Lord” by The Hellacopters peaked at number 50 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Electric” by Robyn peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Everybody” by DeDe peaked at number 48 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Fembot” by Robyn peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “In Our Lifetime” by Texas peaked at number 40 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “La dolce vita” by After Dark peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Love Turns Water Into Wine” by Karl Martindahl peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “My Band” by D12 peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Nothin' On You” by B.o.B Featuring Bruno Mars peaked at number 28 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Plundered My Soul” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 27 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Shoot” by ASME peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1999, “That Don't Impress Me Much” by Shania Twain peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Vad är frihet?” by Di Leva peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Voi” by Dani M / Einár peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1993, ✪ “Supermodel (You Better Work)” by RuPaul peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “10.000 People” by United Music Project peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “7 Years And 50 Days” by Groove Coverage peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Albany” by Roger Whittaker peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Always Have, Always Will” by Ace Of Base peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Angekommen” by Ufo361 Featuring Data Luv peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Another Goodbye” by Anik Kadinski peaked at number 18 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Atzin” by Die Atzen (Frauenarzt And Manny Marc) peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Bensonhurst Blues” by Oscar Benton peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Don't Believe” by Mehrzad Marashi peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Fred vom Jupiter” by Die Doraus And die Marinas peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Give In To Me” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2010, “I Got You” by Leona Lewis peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “I Won't Forget You” by Princessa peaked at number 22 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Ich fahre mit dem Auto” by Minisex peaked at number 18 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Informer” by Snow peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Joining You” by Alanis Morissette peaked at number 26 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Love You Today” by C-Bra peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “MfG (Mit freundlichen Grüßen)” by Die Fantastischen Vier peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Promises” by The Cranberries peaked at number 37 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Rain In The City” by Old Formation peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Real Love” by Mark Medlock peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Runaway” by Aurora [NO] peaked at number 27 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Sonntag” by Mess peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Take Me To The Clouds Above” by LMC vs U2 peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Unter Verdacht” by Capital Bra And NGEE peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Yeah” by Usher Featuring Lil' Jon And Ludacris peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2004, “Behind Blue Eyes” by Limp Bizkit peaked at number 17 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Break Your Heart” by Taio Cruz Featuring Ludacris peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Canto della terra” by Andrea Bocelli peaked at number 42 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Du style” by Jena Lee peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Je reste ghetto” by Tragedie Featuring Reed The Weed peaked at number 7 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “L'aigle noir” by Marie Carmen peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2021, “La kiffance” by Naps peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “No Limit” by 2 Unlimited peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2010, “No Superstar” by Remady "P&R" peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Requiem pour un fou” by Lara Fabian And Johnny Hallyday peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Shark In The Water” by V.V. Brown peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sunday Mondays” by Vanessa Paradis peaked at number 41 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Sweet Thing” by Mick Jagger peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Take Me To The Clouds Above” by LMC vs U2 peaked at number 21 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1993, “The Unforgiven” by Metallica peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Toi c'est moi” by Priscilla peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1999, “You Are Not Alone” by Modern Talking peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1971, “Another Day” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Den fineste Chevy'n” by Maria Mena Featuring Halva Priset peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Don't Stop!” by ATB peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Fembot” by Robyn peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Good Without” by Mimi Webb peaked at number 30 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Here She Comes” by Kurt Nilsen peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Hey Mama” by The Black Eyed Peas peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “I Want It That Way” by Backstreet Boys peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Love Really Hurts Without You” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “My Band” by D12 peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Protect Your Mind (Braveheart)” by DJ Sakin And Friends peaked at number 14 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Save Your Tears (Remix)” by The Weeknd And Ariana Grande peaked at number 13 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Scared” by Venke Knutson peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Superstar” by Jamelia peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1965, “Ticket To Ride” by The Beatles peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1971, “What Is Life?” by George Harrison peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1999, ✪ “Flat Beat” by Mr. Oizo peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Always On My Mind” by Tatana Featuring Jaël peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Bed Of Roses” by Bon Jovi peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Bonnie And Clyde 2” by EAZ peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Don't Believe” by Mehrzad Marashi peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Doubledecker” by Liquido peaked at number 35 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1982, “Ein bißchen Frieden” by Nicole peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Esperanto” by Freundeskreis peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Fly Away” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 19 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Good Sign” by Emilia peaked at number 27 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “In The Middle” by Sugababes peaked at number 23 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “It's Not Right But It's Okay” by Whitney Houston peaked at number 18 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1999, “Java (All Da Ladies Come Around)” by Qconnection peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Jump They Say” by David Bowie peaked at number 40 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Last Drop” by Kevin Lyttle peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Musicology” by Prince peaked at number 27 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “My Band” by D12 peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1976, “My Little World” by Waterloo And Robinson peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Power To The People” by John Lennon And The Plastic Ono Band peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1976, “Rocky” by Frank Farian peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1971, “Sheila Baby” by Pepe Lienhard peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Try” by Nelly Furtado peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2004, “A chi mi dice” by Blue peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Buongiorno vita” by Ultimo peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2021, “Fantasmi” by TY1, Geolier And Marracash peaked at number 16 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “In tutti i miei giorni” by RAF peaked at number 7 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2004, “Tô nem ai” by Maria peaked at number 16 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2010, “Young Forever” by Jay-Z + Mr Hudson peaked at number 5 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1607, Henry Hudson set forth on a voyage of exploration on this day…intended to find a “Northwest Passage” around the New World to Asia.

In 1707, Union between England and Scotland goes into effect under name Great Britain.

In 1847, The Smithsonian Institution was formally dedicated in Washington, D.C. Joseph Henry, a Princeton physicist, is named its first secretary.

In 1852, Samuel L. Clemens makes his writing debut in the humorous Boston weekly, “The Carpet Bag.”

In 1860, A patent for the shaving mug is granted to Thomas E. Hughes.

In 1905, 05 x 01 = 05

In 1918, TV personality Jack Paar, the second host of NBCʹs “Tonight Show,” was born in Canton, Ohio.

In 1939, “Batman” debuts as a comic strip hero by D.C. Comics.

In 1941, The cereal Cheerios was introduced by General Mills.

In 1942, The Donald Duck film, “Donald Gets Drafted” is released.

In 1952, Mr. Potato Head, a put-together plastic toy, is introduced.

In 1957, Larry Kingʹs first radio broadcast.

In 1957, Sugar Ray Robinson KOs Gene Fullmer.

In 1959, Heavyweight Floyd Patterson KOs Brian London.

In 1959, “Ted Mackʹs Original Amateur Hour”, TV Variety; moved to CBS.

In 1961, R.C., “A Dollar Down” by The Limeliters peaked at #60 on the pop singles chart.

In 1961, R.C., “Frogg” by The Brothers Four peaked at #32 on the pop singles chart.

In 1964, Bandleader Spike Jones died at age 62. Spike Jones and His City Slickers were one of the most popular novelty acts of the 1940s and '50s. The bandʹs biggest hit is “All I Want for Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth),” a 1948 song that tops Billboardʹs pop chart for three weeks and sells more than one million copies.

In 1965, Gilliganʹs Island episode #31. “Diogenes, Wonʹt You Please Go Home?” The Castaways discover that Gilligan has been keeping a secret diary. When they read it, they all seem to disagree with how certain events unfolded and tell their side of the story.

In 1965, R.C., “Mrs. Brown Youʹve Got A Lovely Daughter” by Hermanʹs Hermits peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1965, R.C., “The Last Time” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1965, ROLLING STONES DOUBLE UP ON STAGE They give concerts at both NEW YORKʹs ACADEMY OF MUSIC and PHILADELPHIAʹs CONVENTION HALL this same day

In 1965, “Beatles For Sale” number one, first week, replacing “Rolling Stones II” (United Kingdom Record Retailer chart).

In 1965, “Wooly Bully” by Sam The Sham and The Pharaohs entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1965, Bandleader Spike Jones, 53, known for his raucous renditions of popular songs, died in Beverly Hills, California.

In 1966, The Beatles played their last ever live show with a paying audience in Britian in Londonʹs Wembley Arena. It was the New Musical Express Pollwinnerʹs Concert. The Rolling Stones and The Who also appeared. Their 15 minute set at the New Musical Express Awards in Wembley is their last such appearance in their home country. Since British TV producers couldnʹt come to terms with Epstein, the performance itself was not filmed.

In 1966, “Wonderfulness” album by Bill Cosby was released

In 1968, Dom DeLuise gets his own hourlong summer-replacement variety series, with the CBS premiere of “The Dom DeLuise Show.” Among the regulars are his wife, Carol Arthur, Marian Mercer and Paul Dooley.

In 1968, Paul McCartney and John Lennon watch Bill Haley play the Royal Albert Hall in London

In 1969, Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash videotaped a television special for ABC at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville.

In 1969, Jimi Hendrix is arrested at Toronto International Airport for possesion of narcotics and is released on $10,000 bail.

In 1969, “Queen And I”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS.

In 1970, Elton John and lyricist Bernie Taupin combined for the first time on Eltonʹs first American album, simply titled “Elton John”; the LP contained Eltonʹs first hit, “Your Song,” which made it to the top ten on the music charts in December 1970.

In 1970, Diana Ross leaves the Supremes to focus on her solo career.

In 1971, On the cover of TV Guide: “Mary Tyler Moore, Lisa Gerritsen”. Other Articles: Tony Randall, Lloyd Bridges

In 1971, R.C., “Layla” by Derek and The Dominos peaked at #51 on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, R.C., “Lucky Man” by Emerson, Lake and Palmer peaked at #48 on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, R.C., “Power To The People” by John Lennon and Plastic Ono Band peaked at #11 on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, R.C., “Put Your Hand In The Hand” by Ocean peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, R.C., “Timothy” by The Buoys peaked at #17 on the pop singles chart.

In 1971, R.C., “We Can Work It Out” by Stevie Wonder peaked at #13 on the pop singles chart.

In 1972, Radioʹs Mutual Black Network premiered.

In 1972, “Bill Cosby Is A Very Funny Fellow, Right?” album by Bill Cosby was released

In 1972, “Paul Simon” album by Paul Simon was released

In 1972, “Schoolʹs Out” album by Alice Cooper was released

In 1972, “The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson” packs up its curtains and heads to a new home in Hollywood (almost). On hand to welcome Johnny, Ed, and Doc to beautiful downtown Burbank are Bob Newhart, Nancy Reagan, Don Rickles, contortionist Peter Van Brechts, Shelley Winters, and car salesman Cal Worthington.

In 1973, Bachman-Turner Overdrive, featuring former Guess Who guitarist Randy Bachman, released theur first album.

In 1974, A drug-free Eric Clapton launched his solo career in earnest, recording the album “461 Ocean Boulevard” in Miami, Florida. Both the album and its key single, “I Shot the Sheriff,” went to number one on the charts.

In 1975, With their first big hit single, “Lady,” still on the chart, Styx earns it first gold record for the 1973 album “Styx II.”

In 1976, R.C., “Let Your Love Flow” by The Bellamy Brothers peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “Right Back Where We Started From” by Maxine Nightengale peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, R.C., “Shout It Out Loud” by Kiss peaked at #31 on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, The Rolling Stones taped four promo videos at Ostenhalle in Kiel “Fool To Cry,” “Crazy Mama,” “Hot Stuff,” and “Hey Negrita.”

In 1976, “HERE and THERE” album by Elton John was released

In 1976, The number one Billboard Album: “Presence,” Led Zeppelin.

In 1977, The Clash began their first tour of the United Kingdom with a May Day celebration at the Roxy in London. The 40 day White Riot Tour brings a show to Londonʹs Rainbow Theater. The audience gets wild, ripping out seats bolted to the floor to make room for dancing. The news media sees it as a fulfillment of the tourʹs billing and describe the incident as a “riot.” Their single, “Remote Control” failed to reach the United Kingdom charts despite the promotional opportunities offered by the tour.

In 1977, “Little Queen” album by Heart was released

In 1977, Eric Claptonʹs biggest-selling album of the 1970s, “Slowhand,” was recorded at Londonʹs Olympic Studios. The LP yielded the Top 20 hits in “Lay Down Sally” (number three) and “Wonderful Tonight” (number 16), as well as “Cocaine.”

In 1978, COVER OF PEOPLE STEVE MARTIN

In 1978, “Rock ʹnʹ Roll Animal” album by Lou Reed was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1979, Nine p.m./ET “Threeʹs Company” (ABC): Chrissy is suspected of kleptomania when Jack catches her rooting around his room and various items turn up missing. Jack: John Ritter. Chrissy: Suzanne Somers. Janet: Joyce DeWitt. (Repeat)

In 1979, The Marshall Islands in the Pacific became self-governing.

In 1979, “Bad Girls” album by Donna Summer was released

In 1979, “Cliffhangers”, TV General Drama; last aired on NBC.

In 1979, Greenland gains home rule from Denmark.

In 1981, Radio Shack releases Model III TRSDOS 1.3.

In 1981, “The Midnight Special”, TV Music, last aired on NBC in the Central and Mountain Time Zones (viewers in the Eastern and Pacific time zones saw the show early May 2). The final show in the series is a rerun of the very first episode from 1972. SCTV Network 90 would premiere in that time slot the next week.

In 1982, On the cover of TV Guide: “cast of The Dukes of Hazzard”. Other Articles: Lori Loughlin of The Edge of Night, The Chicago Cubs.

In 1983, NBC looks to the skies this evening and finds fifty spacecraft, each more than a mile in diameter, in creator, writer, director, and executive producer Kenneth Johnsonʹs original miniseries “V.” Asking for our help to manufacture chemicals desperately needed for their dying planet, “the visitors” are quickly assimilated into Earth culture, gaining power and influence thanks in part to brilliant public relations and also to the conversion process that turns any human into a blithering puppet of the visiting aliens. This two-part TV movie lizardfest becomes a ratings hit and inspiration for a future flop series.

In 1985, Nostalgia Network was launched.

In 1985, The team of Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, and Jerry Zucker sign a two-year deal with Disney. Within a week, they begin work on the film, “Ruthless People”.

In 1985, “Wide Awake In America” album by U2 was released

In 1987, Blockbusters (TV Game Show) aired for the last time again.

In 1988, “Newsweek” magazine reported that, according to a memoir by former White House chief of staff Donald Regan, astrology had influenced the planning of President Reaganʹs schedule.

In 1988, Michael Jordan of the Chicago Bulls became the first player to score 50 or more points in consecutive playoff games, in the Bullsʹ first two games against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the First Round of their Eastern Conference series.

In 1989, Police in California were called to a jewelry store after employees reported a suspicious person who turned out to be Michael Jackson. He had put on a disguise to go shopping.

In 1990, Madonna discusses spanking in a three-bleep interview on “The Arsenio Hall Show.”

In 1993, NBC dedicates its studios in Burbank, California to Bob Hope on his 90th birthday to honor his career that spanned TV.

In 1993, On the cover of TV Guide: “Knots Landing: Ending”. Other Articles: Full House, Donna Mills

In 1993, Bruce Baumgartner won his 11th straight national wrestling title by beating Joel Greenlee 6-0 in the 286-pound freestyle division at the U.S. championships in Las Vegas.

In 1994, Rapper Snoop Doggy Dogg (now known as Snoop Dogg) made his TV debut, playing himself on the sitcom “Martin.”

In 1996, “What The Hell Happened To Me?” album by Adam Sandler was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1997, Conan OʹBrien visits Houston, Texas, where his talk show is delayed each night until 2:40 a.m., in search of viewers and/or fans. His journey takes him to convenience stores, a hospital, and a bus station where he meets “Buffalo” — a 300-pound motorcyclist who wants to know, “Whereʹs the little fat dude (sidekick Andy Richter)?”

In 1997, Howard Stern Radio Show moved from 91X in Tijuana to KIOZ 105.3 FM in San Diego, California due to Mexicoʹs problems with Howard Stern giving an honest finding on how corrupt the Mexican government is over their Mexican-owned station earlier that year.

In 1997, The series finale of “Martin” aired on Fox

In 1998, Today in Late Show w/ Letterman History: The LATE SHOW celebrates an important milestone, its 1,000th broadcast with a special edition of Stupid Human Tricks, comedian Norm MacDonald and a rare television performance by rock superstars Pearl Jam.

In 1999, “Mickey Mouse Works” began airing on Disneyʹs One Saturday Morning

In 1999, “SpongeBob SquarePants” began airing on Nickelodeon

In 1999, Paintings by Paul McCartney were exhibited at the Lyz Art Forum in Germany.

In 2000, “Disney Has Taken ABC Away From You” messages took the place of the ABC owned stations on cable systems for about 3.5 million Time Warner cable subscribers. For many ABC fans, it wasnʹt a good morning America. A quarrel over transmission rights between Time Warner Incorporated and Walt Disney Company left seven Disney-owned ABC stations off local cable systems in several key cities. The only way for cable customers to see ABC programs would be to rig their TVs to get ABC the old-fashioned way, through an antenna. A total of 3.5 million homes nationwide were affected, according to Michael Luftman, spokesman for Time Warner. Cable customers were without ABC programming in New York, Los Angeles, Houston, Toledo, Ohio, Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, and small parts of Time Warner systems in Philadelphia and Fresno, California.

In 2000, Time Warner yanked ABC-owned TV channels from several of its cable systems in a dispute about payments with Disney, which owns ABC. Public outrage forced Time Warner to restore the networkʹs signal a day later. Disney has taken ABC away from you!

In 2005, 05 x 01 = 05

In 2005, On the cover of TV Guide: six different “Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith” covers as if anyone cares to waste $15 on six copies of the now-lame TV listings magazine.

In 2005, “Family Guy” returned on Fox with new episodes; “American Dad” aired episode two after a three-month delay in its first regular time slot on Fox.

In 2010, Actress Helen Wagner, whoʹd played Nancy Hughes on the CBS soap opera “As the World Turns” for 54 years, died in Mount Kisco, New York, at age 91. The soap opera she starred in would end its series run that September 2010.

In 2015, Actress Grace Lee Whitney, who played Captain Kirkʹs assistant, Yeoman Janice Rand, on the original “Star Trek” TV series, died in Coarsegold, California, at age 85.

The Holiday Almanacs May 1, 2022

What's Today?

Today is Sun May the 1 in the year 2022
Jan 1 began on a Sat
This is day 121 of the year
Serialnumber = 44670
Julian date = 2459689 O.S.= 4 - 18 - 2022

Calendar

Holidays

Birthday of the Virgin Mary - Coptic (Egyptian) and Abyssinian Churches.
Feast of St. Joseph the Workman, stepfather of Jesus.
Feast of Tanit (fertility and Moon goddess of the Phoenician colony Carthage).
SS. Philip and James Day (apostles) (Anglican).
St. Tamenend's Day.
Third Sunday of Easter
[USA] Daylight Saving Time Begins at 2 AM (?-1986 only)
[USA] National Kids Fitness Week Begins
[Germany] Walpurgisnacht thru 5-1
Clean Air Week Begins
Americanism Day (Pennsylvania).
Batman Day (1939)
First day of Golden Week (Japan - 5 day string of national holidays).
It's Senior Comedians Week!
National Anxiety Disorder Screening Day
Pen-Friends International Week Begins
U2 Day
Walpurgis Day (Scandinavia).
Workers Day (Mozambique).
Working People's Day (Yugoslavia).
[66 nations] May Day/Labor Day
[England] Beltane-people light bonfires celebrating end of winter
[Finland] Vappu Day
[Hawaii] Lei Day
[Marshall Islands] Proclamation of Rep of Marshall Islands (1979)
[Mass] Senior Citizens' Day (1963)
[Mexico] Mexican Labor Day
[OK] Bird Day
[Russia and Cuba] International Working Class Day
[Turkey] Commemoration of Yunus Emre thru 5-5
[USA] Bird Day
[USA] Dewey Day (Battle of Manila Bay) (1898)
[USA] Law Day (1958)
[USA] Loyalty Day (domestic counterweight to May Day)
[USA] May Day
[USA] Mother Goose Day.
[World] Workers Day, Law Day, Loyalty Day, Bird Day
Be Kind to Animals Week Begins
Conserve Water/Detect-a-Leak Week Begins
Flexible Work Arrangements Week Begins
Goodwill Industries Week Begins
Japanese Constitution Memorial Day.
National Correctional Officers Week Begins
National Drinking Water Week Begins
National Extension Homemakers Week begins.
National Family Week Begins
National Family Week begins.
National Music Week begins.
National Pet Week Begins
National Postcard Week Begins
National Raisin Week Begins
National Self-Help Book Week Begins
National Suicide Prevention Week Begins
National Tourism Week Begins
National Youth Hostel Week begins.
PTA Teacher Appreciation Week Begins
[Belgium] Cat Festival
[RI] American Hertiage Week Begins
[UK] May Bank Holiday
[USA] National Stuttering Awareness Week begins
[World] Humane Sunday

Reminders

Astrological Sign: Gemini: The Twins (5-21 thru 6-20); Ruling Planet: Mercury. Element: Air. Traits: Mentally active, talkative, versatile. Body part associated with this sign: The arms. Occupations: Crafts, communications, work dealing with intricate problems, sales, small businesses.
Flowers: Hawthorne and Lily of the Valley
Gem: Emerald and Agate
Full Moon: the Flower Moon, the Song Moon and the Hare Moon or the Faery Moon.
Better Hearing Month
Better Sleep Month
Breathe Easy Month
Correct Posture Month
Date Your Mate Month
Electrical Safety Month
Family Support Month
Foot Health Month
Freedom Shrine Month
Fresh Florida Tomato Month
Gazpacho Aficionado Time
Good Car Keeping Month
Healthy Baby Month
Home Improvement Months (not the TV show) (from April-Sep)
International Better Hearing Month
Iowa Tourism Month
May's name comes from the Latin word maiores, or elders.
Mental Health Month
Modern Dance Month
Motorcycle Awareness Month
National Allergy and Asthma Awareness Month
National Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Month
National Arthritis Month
National Asparagus Month
National Barbecue Month
National Bike Month
National Birds of Prey Month
National Car Maintainence Month
National Correct Posture Month
National Digestive Disease Awareness Month
National Duckling Month
National Egg Month
National Foster Care Month
National Fungal Infection Awareness Month
National Guy Pride Month
National Hair Color Month!
National Hamburger Month
National High Blood Pressure Month
National Huntington's Disease Awareness Month
National Labor History Month
National Mime Month
National National Hamburger Month
National Photo Month
National Physical Fitness and Sports Month
National Radio Month
National Reverse Your Work Schedule Month
National Salad Month
National Senior Citizen Month
National Senior Travel Month
National Sight-Saving Month
National Steelmark Month
National Strawberry Month
National Stroke Awareness Month
National Tavern Month
National Traume Awareness Month
National Tuberous Sclkerosis Awareness Month
Older Americans Month
Peace Month
Person History Awareness Month
Project Safe Baby Month
REACT CB-Radio Month
Revise Your Work Schedule Month
Sight Saving Month
Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month
Social Sciences Books Month
Touring Theatre Month
Baseball clubs can re-sign their own free agents, one of the two most popular days for moving into new houses in the U.S. (the other is October 1).
Earth cross-QTR
Eta "May" Aquarid meteor shower, radiant in Aquarius (thru 5-6)
Festival of Bona Dea, the Good Goddess (Roman Earth goddess of fertility, worshipped only by women).
Festival of the Hare.
First day of the 3-day Festival of Dea Dia (Roman goddess of cornfields).
Fourth day of Floralia (Roman 6-day festival honoring Flora, the goddess of everything that flourishes - courtesans took an active part).
Fourth day of the Festival of Venus (early Roman 6-day holiday - before 200 BC - goddess of Spring and protectress of vegetation and gardens).
Spring Festival (Luxembourg).
Summer Semester Begins
[Algonquin] Flower Moon
[Ancient Rome] Kalendae Mai‘
[Babylonia] Abu
[England] Beltane-people light bonfires celebrating end of winter
[Nunamiut Eskimos] Moon When Ice Goes Out
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