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Last Updated 06-07-2021

🎭Françoise Fabian -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1933
Actress, French

Barbara Taylor Bradford -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1933
Author, English
Book Titles: A Woman of Substance

🏆🎾Manuel Santana -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1938
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Spanish
Names/Places: LN:Martinez

🎵Henry Fambrough -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1938 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: AP says b. 1938, some say b. 1935
Group Names: The Spinners

🎭Taurean Blacque -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1940
TV/Stage Actor
Misc: some also say b. May 1946
TV Shows: Hill St. Blues (as Det. Neal Washington)

🏆⚾Ken Berry -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1941
MLB Player
Misc: 2x Gold Glove

🎵Carl Douglas -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1942
Disco Singer, Jamaican
Song Titles: Kung Fu Fighting

🏆🏀Jim Calhoun -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1942 N.S.
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Sports Teams: American International (player 1965-1968), Northeastern (1972-1986), University of Connecticut (1986-2012)

🎭David Clennon -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1943 N.S.
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: thirtysomething (as Miles), Almost Perfect (as Neal Luder), Once and Again (as Miles Drentell)

🎭Judith Jamison -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1943
Choreographer, Dancer

✍🎭Jim Abrahams -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1944 N.S.
Writer, Producer/Director
Movie Titles: The Naked Gun: From the Files of the Police Squad, Hot Shots! Part Deux, Airplane!, Hot Shots, Top Secret

🏆🏈Randy Rasmussen -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1945
NFL Guard
Misc: Super Bowl III
Sports Teams: New York Jets

🏆⛸Gary Visconti -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1945
Hall of Famer, Figure Skater

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🎭Maureen Lipman -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1946
Movie Actress, English
Movie Titles: The Pianist, The Discovery of Heave, Oklahoma!, Educating Rita, Wonderworks

🎵🎸Donovan -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1946
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Classic Rock Singer, Scottish
Names/Places: b. in Glasgow; LN:Phillip Leitch or Donald P. Leitch
Misc: some say b. Feb 10 or 1943
Song Titles: Sunshine Superman, Mellow Yellow, Jennifer Juniper, Hurdy Gurdy Man

🎵🎸Dave Mason -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1946
Hall of Famer, Composer/Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Rock & Roll Performer, English
Misc: some say b. 1944, 45, or 47
Group Names: Traffic, soloist

🎵🎸Graham Gouldman -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1946
Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Bassist, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Performer, English
Group Names: Mockingbirds, Wayne Fontana & the Mindbenders, 10cc, Wax, The Teardrop Explodes

🏆⚽Colin Stein -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1947 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish

🎵🎸Jay Ferguson -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1947
Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer, Canadian
Names/Places: RFN:John
Misc: composer of music for television and films
Group Names: Spirit
Song Titles: Thunder Island, Shakedown Cruise

🎭Meg Foster -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1948
Actress
Misc: AP says b. May 14
TV Shows: Cagney & Lacey's Det. Chris Cagney (1982, Sharon Gless took over the role in the second season)
Movie Titles: Masters of the Universe, The Emerald Forest, The Lords of Salem, Ticket to Heaven, The Osterman Weekend, They Live

✍⚛Dr. Jay Gordon -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1948
Author, Pediatrician
Misc: Children's Advocate

🎵Sly Dunbar -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1952 N.S.
Music Producer, Songwriter, Drummer, Jamaican
Names/Places: RFN:Noel Charles
Group Names: Sly & Robbie

🏆🏈Jim Zorn -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1953
NFL Coach, NFL Player, College Football Coach

🏆🥊Tito Santana -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1953 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: RN:Merced Solis

🎭Lawrence Lau -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1954
Soap Actor
Misc: some say b. 1953
TV Shows: All My Children, Another World, One Life to Live, As the World Turns

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🎭Mike Hagerty -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1954 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Friends
Movie Titles: Wayne's World, Overboard, Speed 2: Cruise Control, Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me

🎭Elie Samaha -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1955
Actor, Producer
Movie Titles: The Boondock Saints, The Whole Nine Yards, Rescue Dawn, The Pledge

✍🎭Rick Steves -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1955 N.S.
Author, Personality
TV Shows: Rick Steve's Europe

Homer Simpson -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1955
General Fictious Character
TV Shows: Simpsons (character)

🏆Chris Berman -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1955
Hall of Famer, Sportscaster
Names/Places: NN: Boomer
Misc: ESPN's Mr. Nickname; 3-time Sportscaster of Year known for his nicknames and jovial studio anchoring; play-by-play man only year Brown University football team won Ivy League (1976).
TV Shows: Monday Night Countdown, Sunday NFL Countdown, U.S. Open Golf, The Stanley Cup Finals, SportsCenter

Mark David Chapman -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1955
Assassin
Misc: The scum who killed John Lennon

🎨🎭🎵Paige O'Hara -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1956
Painter, Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Pop Singer
Movie Titles: Enchanted, Beauty & the Beast (as Belle)

🎭Bruce Penhall -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1957
Actor
Misc: some say b. Aug 17, 1960; he looks like Robert Redford
TV Shows: CHiPs (as cadet Bruce Nelson)
Movie Titles: Body Count, Enemy Gold, Hard Hunted, The Dallas Connection

🏆🏁🎿Phile Mahre -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1957
Skier, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: Steve's twin
Misc: Mahre won the world cup skiing competition in 1981, the first American to do so. He won the U.S.'s first Olympic medal (a silver) for skiing in 1980. Mahre suffered severe injuries in his career including 2 broken legs and a broken ankle; 3-time World Cup overall champ (1981-83); finished 1-2 with twin brother Steve in 1984 Olympic slalom.

🏆🏁🎿Steve Mahre -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1957
Skier, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: Phile's twin
Misc: slalom skier (Olympic-silver-1984)

Ellen Ochoa -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1958 N.S.
Astronaut

🏆🏁Gaetan Boucher -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1958
Speed Skater, Olympic Athlete, Canadian

🎭Jeff Kaake -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1959
TV Actor
TV Shows: Viper (as Thomas or Terry), Melrose Place (as Chaz)

🎭Victoria Rowell -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1959
Actress
TV Shows: Young & the Restless, Cosby Show (as Paula), Diagnosis Murder (as Amanda Livingston)
Movie Titles: Dumb and Dumber, The Distinguished Gentleman

🏆🏀Danny Schayes -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1959
NBA Center

Cindy Hyde-Smith -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1959 N.S.
Senator

🎵🎸Bono -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1960
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer, Irish
Names/Places: b. in Dublin; RN:Paul Hewson
Group Names: U2 (lead)
Song Titles: I Will Follow, Fire, Gloria, A Celebration, New Year's Day, Two Hearts Beat as One, Sunday Bloody Sunday, Pride (In the Name of Love), The Unforgettable Fire, With or Without You, I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For, Where The Streets Have No Name, In God's Country, Desire, Angel of Harlem, When Love Comes to Town (with B.B. King), All I Want is You, Everlasting Love, The Fly, Mysterious Ways, One, Even Better Than the Real Thing, Who's Gonns Ride Your Wild Horses, Lemon, Stay (Faraway, So Close!), Hold Me Thrill Me Kiss Me Kill Me, Miss Sarajevo, Discotheque, Staring at the Sun, Last Night on Earth, Please, Sweetest Thing, Beautiful Day, Stuck in a Moment You Can't Get Out Of, Elevation, Walk On, Electrical Storm, Take Me to the Clouds Above, Vertigo, All Because of You, Sometimes You Can't Make It on Your Own, City of Blinding Lights, One (with Mary J Blige), The Saints Are Coming (with Green Day), Window in the Skies
Album Titles: Boy, October, War, The Unforgettable Fire, The Joshua Tree, Rattle and Hum, Achtung Baby, Zooropa, Pop, All That You Can't Leave Behind, How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb, No Line on the Horizon, Songs of Innocence
Video Titles: Achtung Baby: The Videos The Cameos and a Whole Lot of Interference from Zoo TV, Zoo TV: Live from Sydney, Elevation 2001: Live from Boston, U2 Go Home: Live from Slane Castle, Vertigo 2005: Live from Chicago, U2 360 Degrees at the Rose Bowl
Movie Titles: Rattle and Hum, U2 3D, From the Sky Down

Dean Heller -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1960 N.S.
Senator

🎭🏆Teri Copley -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1961
Actress, Model
Names/Places: Christopher Mayer's ex-
TV Shows: We Got It Made (as Mickey MacKenzie)
Movie Titles: I Married a Centerfold, Transylvania Twist, Brain Donors

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🎵🎸Danny Carey -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1961
Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Tool

🏆⚾Robby Thompson -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1962
MLB Second Baseman, College Baseball Player, Baseball Coach
Misc: 2x All Star, Gold Glove, Silver Slugger
Sports Teams: San Francisco Giants (1986-1996)

🎵🎸Gary Daley -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1962
New Wave Musician
Group Names: China Crisis

🏆🏒Randy Cunneyworth -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1962
NHL Coach, NHL Player, Canadian

🎭Darryl M. Bell -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1963
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: A Different World (as Ron), Homeboys In Outer Space (as Morris Clay)
Movie Titles: School Daze

Suzan-Lori Parks -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1963
Novelist, Screenwriter, Playwright
Misc: play: Topdog/Underdog

Lisa Nowak -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1963
Astronaut

🎭🏆Linda Evangelista -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1965
Actress, Model, Canadian
Misc: CNN says b. Jul 10, 1965

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🏆🏈Tony Kalis -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1965
NFL Linebacker

🏆🏌🏀Rony F. Seikaly -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1965
Golfer, NBA Center, Lebanese

🎭Jason Brooks -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1966
Actor
TV Shows: Baywatch (as Sean)
Movie Titles: Star Trek (2009), Super 8

🏆🏒Mikael Andersson -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1966
NHL Player, Swedish

🎵Young M.C. -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1967
Rapper, English
Names/Places: RN:Marvin Young

🎭Erik Palladino -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1968
Actor
TV Shows: ER (as Dr. David Mallucci)
Movie Titles: Can't Hardly Wait, U-571, Buried

🏆🥊William Regal -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1968 N.S.
Sports Commentator, Wrestler, English
Names/Places: RN: Darren Kenneth Matthews
Book Titles: Walking a Golden Mile

🎵🎸Richard Patrick -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1968
Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Filter

🎭Judson Mills -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1969
Soap Actor
Names/Places: Christiaan Mills' and Julie Mills' ex-hubby
TV Shows: Walker Texas Ranger

🎭Lenny Venito -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1969 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: The Neighbors (as Marty Weaver), Kevin Can Wait (as Duffy)
Movie Titles: War of the Worlds, Men in Black II, St. Vincent

🏆⚽Dennis Bergkamp -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1969
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Soccer Manager, Dutch (Netherlands)
Misc: second striker

🏆⚾Pete Schourek -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1969
MLB Player

🎭Dallas Roberts -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1970
Movie Actor
Movie Titles: 3:10 to Yuma, Dallas Buyers Club, Walk the Line, The Grey, A Home at the End of the World

🎭Gina Philips -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1970
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Ally McBeal (as Sandy)
Movie Titles: Jeepers Creepers, Chained, Dead and Breakfast, Ring Around the Rosie

🎭Sally Phillips -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1970 N.S.
Actress, Chinese
TV Shows: Miranda
Movie Titles: Bridget Jones' Diary (series), The Junkies, Boy Town, The Decoy Bride

🎭Leslie Stefanson -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1971
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 2003
Movie Titles: Unbreakable, As Good as It Gets, The General's Daughter, The Hunted

🏆🏈Ronnie Dixon -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1971
NFL Player

🎵David Wallace -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1972
Country Musician
Group Names: Cole Deggs and the Lonesome

🏆⚾Bobby Smith -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1974
MLB Player

🎭Andrea Anders -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1975 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Joey (as Alex Garret)
Movie Titles: Sex Drive

🏆🏁Hélio Castroneves -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1975
Auto Racer, Brazilian

🏆🏒Adam Deadmarsh -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1975
NHL Player, Canadian

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🎭🎵Todd Lowe -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1977
Actor, Singer
TV Shows: Gilmore Girls (as Zack Van Gerbig), Ave 43 (as Randy), True Blood (as Terry Bellefleur)
Movie Titles: True Blood, The Princess Diaries, Where the Heart Is

🎵🎸Jesse Vest -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1977
Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: Days of the New, The Louisville Crashers, Tantric

🎭Kenan Thompson -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1978 N.S.
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Kenan and Kel (as Kenan Rockmore), Saturday Night Live, The Awesomes (as Impresario)
Movie Titles: All That, Godo Burger, Snakes on a Plane, Fat Albert (2004)

🎵Jason Dalyrimple -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1980
Rhythm and Blues Performer
Group Names: Soul For Real

🎵Maisey Rika -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1983 N.S.
Folk Singer, New Zealand

🎵🎸Joey Zehr -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1983
Rock & Roll Performer
Group Names: The Click Five

🎭Odette Yustman -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1985 N.S.
Actress
Names/Places: aka Odette Annabele or Odette Juliette Annable
TV Shows: The Astronaut Wives Club, House M.D.
Movie Titles: Cloverfield, The Unborn, The Holiday, Transformers

🏆Shanna Marie McLaughlin -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1985
Playmate
Misc: July 2010

🎵Ashley Poole -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1985
Pop Singer
Group Names: Dream

🏆🏒Ryan Getzlaf -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1985 N.S.
NHL Center, Olympic Athlete, Canadian

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🎭🎮Erika Fong -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1986 N.S.
Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
Misc: some say b. in 1987
TV Shows: Power Rangers Samurai (as Mia and Pink Samurai Ranger)
Movie Titles: Transformers: Age of Extinction
Video Games: Power Rangers (series)

Trevin Valentine -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1987
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Kim & Scott's son

🎭Mat Franco -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1988 N.S.
Magician
Misc: known for his combination of humor and magic that shocks the audience

Jordan Hewson -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1989
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Bono & Ali's daughter; aka U3

🎭Lindsey Shaw -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1989
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide, 10 Things I Hate About You, Pretty Little Liars
Movie Titles: Temps

🎭Lauren Potter -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1990
Actress
TV Shows: Glee (as Becky Jackson)
Movie Titles: Mr. Blue Sky

🏆Ciara Price -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1990
Playmate
Misc: November 2011

🏆⚾Salvador Pérez -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1990 N.S.
MLB Catcher, Venezuelan
Misc: 3x All-Star; 5x Gold Glove, World Series MVP (2015)
Sports Teams: Kansas City Royals

Emily Katherine McEnroe -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1991
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Tatum O'Neal & John's daughter

🎭Halston Sage -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1993 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: How to Rock, Crisis
Movie Titles: Neighbors, Paper Towns, Goosebumps

🏆🏁🏊Missy Franklin -- is 26 in the year 2021 and 27 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1995 N.S.
Swimmer, Olympic Athlete
Misc: broke the world record for the 4x100-meter medley relay in the 2012 Summer Games

🏆🏀Tyus Jones -- is 25 in the year 2021 and 26 in the year 2022; b.5/10/1996 N.S.
NBA Player, College Basketball Player

Winsor Harmon IV -- is 18 in the year 2021 and 19 in the year 2022; b.5/10/2003
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Deanna and Winsor's son

🎖General Francis Nash -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1720 d.10/7/1777 (57)
Revolutionary, Soldier
Misc: date of birth approximated

🎖⚖George Ross -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1730 d.7/14/1779 (49)
Revolutionary, Judge/Jurist, Politician, Attorney/Lawyer
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer

🎖Colonel Clement Biddle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1740 d.7/14/1814 (74)
Revolutionary, Soldier

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Robert Gray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1755 d.9/??/1806
Explorer, Navigator
Misc: first to carry the U.S. Flag around the world as the captain of the first ship to circumnavigate the globe and explorer of the Columbia River. Died between July and September of 1806

🎵Angelica Catalani -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1780 d.6/12/1849 (69)
Opera Soprano, Italian

Augustin Jean Fresnel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1788 d.7/14/1827 (39)
Physicist, French
Misc: pioneered in optics and did much to establish the wave theory of light advanced by Thomas Young.

📰Jared Sparks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1789 d.3/14/1866 (76)
Publisher, Editor, Historian, Biographer
Misc: editor of the North American Review, and president of Harvard College.

Charles Knowlton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1800 d.2/20/1850 (49)
Physician
Misc: whose popular treatise on birth control, the object of celebrated court actions in the United States and England, initiated the widespread use of contraceptives.

Horatio Allen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1802 d.12/31/1889 (87)
Engineer

🎭John Wilkes Booth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1838 d.4/26/1865 (26)
Assassin, Stage Actor
Misc: He assassinated Lincoln

James Bryce -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1838 d.1/22/1922 (83)
Statesman, Scholar, British

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📰💰James Gordon Bennett Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1841 d.5/14/1918 (77)
Publisher, Financier
Misc: N.Y. Herald

Kaufmann Kohler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1843 d.1/28/1926 (82)
Religionist, German
Misc: rabbi, one of the most influential theologians of Reform Judaism in the United States.

💰Sir Thomas Lipton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1850 d.10/2/1931 (81)
Merchant, Scottish
Misc: of Lipton Tea

💰🏆⚾Edward "Ed" Barrow -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1868 N.S. d.12/15/1953 N.S. (85)
Hall of Famer, Executive, MLB Manager
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (president 1921-45)

🎭Thurston Hall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1882 d.2/20/1958 (75)
Actor
TV Shows: Topper (as Mr. Schuyler)

✍🎭Mae Murray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1885 d.3/23/1965 (79)
Screenwriter, Actress, Movie Producer, Choreographer, Dancer
Names/Places: MN:Marie Adrienne Koenig; NN: The Girl with the Bee Stung Lips

⛪⚖Karl Barth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1886 d.12/10/1968 (82)
Theologian, Minister, Swiss

🎵Max Steiner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1888 N.S. d.12/28/1971 N.S. (83)
Conductor/Composer, Austrian
Movie Titles: Gone With The Wind, Casablanca

🎭Clarence Brown -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1890 d.8/17/1987 (97)
Movie Director

🎖Alfred Jodl -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1890 N.S. d.10/16/1946 N.S. (56)
General, German
Misc: Nazi General who signed the WWII surrender

🎨Jane Derby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1895 d.8/9/1965 (70)
Fashion Designer

Rudolf Schoenheimer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1898 d.9/11/1941 (43)
Biochemist, German
Misc: whose technique of "tagging" molecules with radioactive isotopes made it possible to trace the paths of organic substances through animals and plants and revolutionized metabolic studies.

📰Ariel Durant -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1898 d.10/25/1981 (83)
Historian, American, Russian
Names/Places: Will's wife
Book Titles: The Story of Civilization

⛪🎭🎵Fred Astaire -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1899 d.6/22/1987 (88)
Hall of Famer, Episcopalian, TV/Movie Actor, TV Host, Choreographer, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Omaha, Ne.; RN:Frederick Austerlitz; Robin Smith's hubby; d. in Los Angeles
TV Shows: major star of 30 film musicals; It Takes a Thief (as Alister), Alcoa Premiere

🎵Dimitri Tiomkin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1899 d.11/11/1979 (80)
Composer, Musician, Pianist, American, Russian
Movie Titles: High Noon, The High And The Mighty, The Old Man And The Sea, Gunfight At The O.K. Corral, Rio Bravo, The Alamo, The Guns Of Navarone, Tchaikovsky

🎨📰Vincent T. Hamlin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1900 d.6/14/1993 (93)
Comic Strip Cartoonist, Journalist
Misc: Alley Oop creator

🎭David O. Selznick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1902 d.6/22/1965 (63)
Movie Producer
Names/Places: Jennifer Jones' hubby
Movie Titles: Duel in the Sun, The Third Man, Gone With the Wind, Rebecca

🎵🎷Pee Wee Hunt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1907 d.6/22/1979 (72)
Singer, Trombonist, Bandleader, Jazz Musician

Carl Albert -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1908 d.2/4/2000 (91)
Congressperson
Misc: White House speaker

🎵"Mother" Maybelle Carter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1909 N.S. d.10/23/1978 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Country Singer
Names/Places: Mother of June, Helen, & Anita
Group Names: The Carter Family

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Valentina Grizodubova -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1909 d.4/28/1993 N.S. (83)
Aviator, Russian
Misc: one of the first female pilots in the Soviet Union

Bel Kaufman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1911 d.7/25/2014 (103)
Author, Teacher
Book Titles: Up the Down Staircase

🏆🏀Irving Kosloff -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1912 d.2/19/1995 (82)
NBA Owner
Sports Teams: Philadelphia 76ers (owner 1963 to 1976)

🎭Charles McGraw -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1914 d.7/30/1980 (66)
TV/Movie Actor
Misc: Hollywood tough guy actor
TV Shows: The Smith Family (as Capt. Hughes)
Movie Titles: Casablanca, The Birds, Spartacus, Adventures of the Falcon, The Defiant Ones

Monica Dickens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1915 d.12/25/1992 (77)
Author
Names/Places: Charles' great-granddaughter

🎭Margo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1918 d.7/17/1985 (67)
Actress
Names/Places: Eddie Albert's wife
Movie Titles: Viva Zapata

✍⚛Dr. T. Berry Brazelton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1918 N.S. d.3/13/2018 N.S. (99)
Author, Pediatrician

🎵Bert Weedon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1920 d.4/20/2012 (91)
Songwriter, Singer, Guitarist, English

⛪🎭🎵Nancy Walker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1922 d.3/25/1992 (69)
Jewish, TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Comedienne, Commercial Actress, Director, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia; RN:Anne Myrtle Swoyer
Misc: Bounty paper towels as Rosie; some say b. 1921
TV Shows: Family Affair (as Emily Turner), McMillan & Wife (as Mildred), Rhoda (as Ida Morgenstern), Nancy Walker Show (as Nancy Kitteridge), Blansky's Beauties (as Nancy Blansky), True Colors (as Sara Freeman)
Movie Titles: Murder by Death

🏆⚾🏈Herb Carneal -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1923 N.S. d.4/1/2007 N.S. (83)
Baseball Announcer, Football Announcer
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1996
Sports Teams: Minnesota Twins, Baltimore Orioles, Philadephia Athletics, Philadelphia Phillies, Minnesota Vikings

🏆🏌Mike Souchak -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1927 d.7/10/2008 (81)
Golfer
Misc: PGA Tour record holder: lowest score in 9 holes [27] and 72 holes [257]: 1955 Texas Open; won 15 times on the PGA Tour in the 1950s and 1960s.

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🎭George Coe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1929 d.7/18/2015 (86)
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Misc: an original member of the Not Ready For Prime Time Players, the original cast of Saturday Night Live, for the first show in October 1975
TV Shows: Archer
Movie Titles: Kramer vs. Kramer, The Mighty Ducks

🎵🎷Mel Lewis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1929 d.2/2/1990 (60)
Drummer, Bandleader, Jazz Musician

🏆🏈Pat Summerall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1930 d.4/16/2013 (82)
Hall of Famer, Sportscaster, NFL Player
Misc: announced football, golf, and tennis; CBS Radio; True Value Hardware; some say b. 1931; in the National Sportscasters Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Detroit Lions (1952), Chicago Cardinals (1953-1957), New York Giants (1958-1961)
TV Shows: CBS Sports

✍🎭Ettore Scola -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1931 d.1/19/2016 N.S. (84)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Director, Italian

🎭🎵Gary Owens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1934 N.S. d.2/13/2015 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Variety Show Host, Cartoon Voice Actor, Panelist, Announcer, Radio Disc Jock
Misc: his birth year range from 1934 to 1939.
TV Shows: Space Ghost (voice and star), Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (announcer), The Gong Show (host/panelist), The Banana Splits, Yogi Bear, Space Ghost, Green Hornet, Roger Ramjet, Garfield and Friends, Eek! The Cat, Dynomutt Dog Wonder (as Blue Falcon)
Movie Titles: The Love Bug

🎵Julius Wechter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1935 N.S. d.2/1/1999 N.S. (63)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Musician, Vibraharpist
Misc: Marimba player
Group Names: Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass

🎵Larry Williams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1935 d.1/2/1980 (44)
Songwriter, Singer, Pianist
Misc: R&B-Rock

Arthur L. Kopit -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1937 N.S. d.4/2/2021 N.S. (83)
Playwright
Misc: plays: Indians, Wings, Nine, Oh Dad Poor Dad, Mamma's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad

🎵Wayne Cochran -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1939 N.S. d.11/21/2017 N.S. (78)
Soul Singer
Names/Places: NN: The White Knight of Soul

🎵Arthur B. Alexander Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1940 d.6/9/1993 (53)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Soul Singer, Country Singer

🎵Danny Rapp -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1942 N.S. d.4/4/1983 N.S. (40)
Singer
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia
Group Names: Danny and the Juniors (lead)

🎭Marie-France Pisier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1944 d.4/24/2011 (66)
Actress, Vietnamese
TV Shows: Scruples

🎵Jackie Lomax -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1944 d.9/15/2013 (69)
Songwriter, Singer, English
Misc: signed by The Beatles' label but never made it big.

🎭David Huffman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1945 d.2/27/1985 (39)
Movie Actor
Movie Titles: FIST, Onion Field

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

🎭🎵Marion Ramsey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1947 N.S. d.1/7/2021 N.S. (73)
Actress, Singer
TV Shows: Keep On Truckin', Cos
Movie Titles: Police Academy (series), Return to Babylon, Recipe For Disaster

🎵Ron Banks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1951 N.S. d.3/4/2010 N.S. (58)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Dramatics (lead)

🎵Lee Brilleaux -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1952 d.4/7/1994 (41)
Rhythm and Blues Singer, English, South African
Names/Places: b. in Durban
Group Names: Dr. Feelgood (founder)

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🎭Larry Flash Jenkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1955 N.S. d.4/25/2019 N.S. (63)
Actor, Producer
Misc: Speeder in karate & sports
TV Shows: The White Shadow (as Wardell Stone), Bay City Blues, Finder of Lost Loves
Movie Titles: Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Elvira: Mistress of the Dark, Fletch, Edtv

🎵🎸Sid Vicious -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1957 d.2/2/1979 (21)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Bassist, Punk Rock Singer/Guitarist, British
Names/Places: RN:John Simon Ritchie
Group Names: The Sex Pistols

🏆🏈Curtis Whitley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1969 d.5/11/2008 (39)
NFL Player

🎵Rickey Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.5/10/1979 d.5/6/2016 N.S. (36)
Singer
TV Shows: American Idol (finalist #8 2003)

👑King Louis XV Of France -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/15/1710 N.S. d.5/10/1774 N.S. (64)
King, French
Misc: ruled 1715-74

✍⚛George Vancouver -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/22/1757 d.5/10/1798 (40)
Author, Explorer, Navigator, British
Misc: surveyed Pacific coast from S.F. to Vancouver

🎖Jean Baptiste Richambeau -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/1/1725 N.S. d.5/10/1807 N.S. (81)
General, French

🎨🎖⚛⚖Paul Revere -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1734 J-LD or 1/1/1735 N.S. d.5/10/1818 N.S. (83)
Comic Strip Cartoonist, Engraver, Revolutionary, Inventor, Statesman
Names/Places: b. in Boston; d. in Boston
Misc: Silversmith; Political; New England Patriot; False Teeth, Eye Glasses, Picture Frames, Surgical Tools, warned the colonists "The British Are Coming!"

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Thomas Young -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/13/1773 d.5/10/1829 (55)
Physician, Physicist, English
Misc: Deciphered the Rosetta Stone; proponent of the wave theory of light

🎨Katsushika Hokusai -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/31/1760 d.5/10/1849 (88)
Artist

🎖Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1824 N.S. d.5/10/1863 N.S. (39)
Hall of Famer, General
Names/Places: b. in Clarksburg, VA
Misc: Confederate general in the American Civil War, one of its most skillful tacticians, who gained his sobriquet "Stonewall" by his stand at the First Battle of Bull Run (called First Manassas by the South) in 1861; died from wounds received at Chancellorsville

⚖💰Thomas Butler King -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/27/1800 d.5/10/1864 (63)
Congressperson, Attorney/Lawyer, Philanthropist
Misc: National Observatory founder in Wash,D.C.

Joseph Francis -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/12/1801 d.5/10/1893 (92)
Inventor
Misc: wooden lifeboat

⚛📰Sir Henry Morton Stanley -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/28/1841 d.5/10/1904 (63)
Explorer, Journalist, English
Names/Places: RN:John Rowlands
Misc: found David Livingstone

John Wesley Hyatt -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/28/1837 d.5/10/1920 (82)
Inventor
Misc: patented celluloid, 1st practical synthetic material

Edward L. Stratemeyer -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/4/1862 d.5/10/1930 (67)
Children's Author
Names/Places: used over 60 pen names
Book Titles: The Hardy Boys, Nancy Drew, Tom Swift

💰Joy Morton -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/27/1855 N.S. d.5/10/1934 N.S. (78)
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Misc: founded the Morton Salt Company

🎭🎵Joseph M. "Joe" Weber -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/11/1867 N.S. d.5/10/1942 N.S. (74)
Stage Actor, Comedian, Singer
Misc: of Weber & (Lewis) Fields

🎵Emilio DeGogorza -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/29/1872 N.S. d.5/10/1949 N.S. (76)
Baritone

Belle Da Costa Greene -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1883 d.5/10/1950 (66)
Government Official
Misc: library director

🏆🥊Tommy Burns -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1881 d.5/10/1955 (73)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Canadian

🎭Jed Prouty -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/6/1879 d.5/10/1956 (77)
Movie Actor, Comedian, Vaudevillan

Clarence Mulford -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/3/1883 d.5/10/1956 (73)
Novelist
Misc: western novelist
Book Titles: Hopalong Cassidy

🏆🏒Alexander "Alec" Connell -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/8/1902 N.S. d.5/10/1958 N.S. (56)
Hall of Famer, NHL Goaltender, Canadian
Misc: played 1924-1937
Sports Teams: Ottawa Senators, Detroit Falcons, New York Americans, Montreal Maroons

🏆🏈🥊Eugene "Big Daddy" Lipscomb -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/9/1931 N.S. d.5/10/1963 N.S. (31)
NFL Player, Wrestler

🎭Carol Haney -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/24/1924 d.5/10/1964 (39)
Movie/Stage Actress, Panelist, Choreographer, Dancer
TV Shows: Pantotime Quiz

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🎨🎭🎵George E. Price -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/5/1901 d.5/10/1964 (63)
Comic Strip Cartoonist, Comedian, Vaudevillan, Singer
Misc: N.Y. lower class life

🎭Scotty Beckett -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/4/1929 d.5/10/1968 (38)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Our Gang

💰Samuel Bloomingdale -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1873 d.5/10/1968 (94)
Businessperson
Misc: d. May 1?

🎭Mari Blanchard -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/13/1927 d.5/10/1970 (43)
Actress

✍🎭George Trendle -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/4/1884 d.5/10/1972 (87)
Screenwriter, Producer
Misc: also of Radio
TV Shows: The Lone Ranger, Green Hornet, Sgt. Preston of The Yukon

🎭Jack E. Leonard -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/24/1911 d.5/10/1973 (62)
Comedian
Names/Places: RN:Leonard Lebitsky
Misc: one of the original Buddy-Jackie-Shecky comics

🎭Lucile Browne -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/18/1907 d.5/10/1976 (69)
Actress

🎭George Curzon -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/18/1898 d.5/10/1976 (77)
Actor, English

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🎭🎵Joan Crawford -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/23/1908 d.5/10/1977 (69)
Movie Actress, Singer
Names/Places: b. in San Antonio, TX; RN:Lucille Le Sueur; Douglas Fairbanks Jr.'s ex-; d. in New York
Misc: some say d. May 13 or b. 1904

✍📰Charles Frankel -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1917 d.5/10/1979 (61)
Philosopher, Historian

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

🎭Robert Moore -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/17/1927 d.5/10/1984 (56)
Stage Actor, Stage Director
Misc: Broadway's 1970-80s successful director (Promises Promises, Deathtrap, Woman of the Year)
TV Shows: Diana

🏆🏀Joseph R. "Joe" Brennan -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/15/1900 N.S. d.5/10/1989 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Coach, Basketball Player
Misc: was one of the early professional basketball players. He is mostly known for his time with the Brooklyn Visitations, which he joined in 1919 and led to three ABL championships (1929, 1931 and 1935).
Sports Teams: Brooklyn Visitations (player 1919-1936), St. Francis College (coach 1941-1948)

🎵🎷Woody Herman Shaw -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/24/1944 d.5/10/1989 (44)
Composer, Flugelhorn, Bandleader, Jazz Trumpeter
Misc: d. 5-9 or 5-11?

🎭Susan Oliver -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/13/1937 d.5/10/1990 (53)
Actress, TV Director
Misc: a supporting player in 100s of 1950-70s series
TV Shows: Star Trek: The Cage (episode), Peyton Place (as Ann Howard)

✍⚛Walker Percy -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/28/1916 d.5/10/1990 (73)
Novelist, Philosopher, Physician, Psychiatrist
Misc: Great southern writer; B. 5-14?

🎭John Lund -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/6/1913 d.5/10/1992 (79)
Movie Actor

🏆⚽Werner Nilsen -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/4/1904 d.5/10/1992 (88)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Norweigan

🎵🎷Sylvia Syms -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/6/1918 d.5/10/1992 (74)
Pop Singer, Jazz Singer, English
Misc: saloons; some say b. 1934 or June 1 or Dec 1-1919
Song Titles: Hello Dolly, Dream Girl, Them There Eyes

🎨✍Lucebert -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/15/1924 d.5/10/1994 (69)
Artist, Poet, Dutch (Netherlands)

John Wayne Gacy -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/17/1942 d.5/10/1994 (52)
Outlaw
Misc: serial killer; was convicted of 33 slayings after bodies were found buried in the crawl space under his suburban Chicago home. Executed in Illinois.

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

🎵🎷Jimmy Raney -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/20/1927 d.5/10/1995 (67)
Guitarist, Jazz Performer
Group Names: Stan Getz (his quartet)

🎨✍🎵Shel Silverstein -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/25/1930 N.S. d.5/10/1999 N.S. (68)
Cartoonist, Artist, Author, Poet, Composer/Songwriter, Novelty Singer
Misc: Author and illustrator of children's books such as "A Light in the Attic" and "Where the Sidewalk Ends."
Book Titles: A Light in the Attic, Where The Sidewalk Ends
Song Titles: A Boy Named Sue, Father of a Boy Named Sue, Sahra Sylvia Cynthia Stout, The Smokeoff

🎭Craig Stevens -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/8/1918 d.5/10/2000 (81)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: RN:Gail Shekles Jr.; Alexis Smith's hubby
TV Shows: Peter Gunn (star), The Invisible Man (as Walter Carlson), Rich Man Poor Man, Dallas

🎭Deborah Walley -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/12/1943 d.5/10/2001 (57)
Actress
Misc: 1960's Beach bunny
TV Shows: The Mothers in Law (as Susie Hubbard Bell)
Movie Titles: Gidget, Beach Blanket Bingo

🏆🏒John Paul Cunniff -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1944 N.S. d.5/10/2002 N.S. (57)
Hall of Famer, NHL Coach, Hockey Player

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🎨📰Giuliana Camerino -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/8/1920 d.5/10/2010 (89)
Fashion Designer, Fashion Editor, Italian
Names/Places: founded the Roberta di Camerino fashion house in Venice

🎭🎵Norma Zimmer -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/13/1923 d.5/10/2011 (87)
TV Hostess, Singer
TV Shows: Lawrence Welk Show (as Champagne Lady)

🏆🥊Eddie Perkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/3/1937 d.5/10/2012 (75)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🏆🏁Carroll Shelby -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/11/1923 d.5/10/2012 (89)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: Sports car racing, Formula One, and founder of Carroll Shelby International; cult classic car designer

📰Horst Faas -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/28/1933 d.5/10/2012 (79)
Photojournalist, German
Misc: best known for images of the Vietnam War

🎭Rori King -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/14/1970 d.5/10/2015 N.S. (44)
Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1982
TV Shows: Angie (as Melody), Bosom Buddies, I'm a Big Girl Now (as Becky)

Mark Lane -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1927 d.5/10/2016 N.S. (89)
Attorney, Civil Rights Leader
Misc: Vietnam war crimes investigator

🎭Geoffrey Bayldon -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1924 d.5/10/2017 N.S. (93)
Movie Actor, English
Movie Titles: To Sir With Love, Tales from the Crypt (1972), Horror of Dracula (1958)

🎭🎵Michael Parks -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/24/1940 N.S. d.5/10/2017 N.S. (77)
TV/Movie Actor, Director, Singer
TV Shows: Then Came Bronson (as Jim Bronson), The Colbys (as Phillip Colby), Twin Peaks
Movie Titles: Psycho, Kill Bill (series), Django Unchained, From Dusk Till Dawn

🎭🎵Betty Wright -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1953 N.S. d.5/10/2020 N.S. (66)
TV Talk Show Hostess, Gospel Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Soul Singer

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U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1969, ✪ “Hair” by Cowsills peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Bad Boy” by Miami Sound Machine peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Barely Breathing” by Duncan Sheik peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Blood On The Dance Floor” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Blue Tango” by Hugo Winterhalter peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Call Me” by Too $hort Featuring Lil Kim peaked at number 90 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Catching The Sun” by Spyro Gyra peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Crazy Love” by Paul Anka peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Cupid” by 112 peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Don't Tell Me Goodnight” by Lobo peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Doncha' Think It's Time” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Feel It Again” by Honeymoon Suite peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Foolish Fool” by Dee Dee Warwick peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Get Busy” by Sean Paul peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Gigi” by Vic Damone peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Happiness” by Billy And Lillie peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Happy Heart” by Petula Clark peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Have Faith” by Gene Allison peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Hawaii Five-O” by The Ventures peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “I Can't Say No To You” by Betty Everett peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “I Can” by NAS peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “I Don't Want Nobody To Give Me Nothing (Open The Door)” by James Brown peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Want You” by Savage Garden peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I Was Looking For Someone To Love” by Leif Garrett peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “If Tomorrow Never Comes” by Joose peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Is That It?” by Katrina And The Waves peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “It's A Miracle” by Barry Manilow peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Ivory” by The Bob Seger System peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Just For The Moment” by Ray Kennedy peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “La La La” by Naughty Boy Featuring Sam Smith peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Love Is Just A Four Letter Word” by Joan Baez peaked at number 86 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Lucky Me” by Anne Murray peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Mr. Walker, It's All Over” by Billie Jo Spears peaked at number 80 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “My Way” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Oh Lonesome Me” by Don Gibson peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “One More Tomorrow” by Henry Gross peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Pinball” by Brian Protheroe peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Real Man” by Todd Rundgren peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Right Between The Eyes” by Wax peaked at number 43 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Rock Your Body” by Justin Timberlake peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Seven Years” by The Impressions peaked at number 84 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Shackin' Up” by Barbara Mason peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “She's My Kind Of Rain” by Tim McGraw peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Sing For The Moment” by Eminem peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Solitaire” by Peter McIan peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Stairway Of Love” by Marty Robbins peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Staring At The Sun” by U2 peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Starting Over Again” by Dolly Parton peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Stick Around” by Julian Lennon peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Stop The Gunfight” by Trapp Featuring Tupac And The Notorious B.I.G. peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Take Me Home” by Phil Collins peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “The Little Train (Die kleine Bimmelbahn)” by Marianne Vasel And Erich Storz peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Turn Around And Love You” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Walking In Rhythm” by The Blackbyrds peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “West End Girls” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “When The Feeling Comes Around” by Jennifer Warnes peaked at number 45 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)?” by Peter Sarstedt peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?” by Paula Cole peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “White Hot” by Red Rider peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “You're My Blessing” by Lou Rawls peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Young Americans” by David Bowie peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Your Love” by The Outfield peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1969, ✪ “Hair” by Cowsills peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “(Hey Won't You Play) Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song” by B.J. Thomas peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Absolute Beginners” by David Bowie peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Addicted To Love” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1958, “All I Have To Do Is Dream” by The Everly Brothers peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Chains” by The Arrows peaked at number 93 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Clocks” by Coldplay peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Emma” by Hot Chocolate peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Fire In The Morning” by Melissa Manchester peaked at number 89 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Freak” by Silverchair peaked at number 24 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Growin'” by Kenny Loggins With Jim Messina peaked at number 51 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Hang On Sloopy” by Rick Derringer peaked at number 81 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)” by Tony Orlando And Dawn peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “I Think It's Love” by Jermaine Jackson peaked at number 40 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Want You” by Savage Garden peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2003, “In A World Called Catastrophe” by Matthew Good peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Is That It?” by Katrina And The Waves peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “It's A Miracle” by Barry Manilow peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Kiss” by Prince And The Revolution peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Lady Luck” by Ken Tobias peaked at number 31 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Let's Go All The Way” by Sly Fox peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Life's What You Make It” by Talk Talk peaked at number 48 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Like Me” by Girlicious peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Like The Sun” by I Mother Earth peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Midnight” by Coldplay peaked at number 27 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “My Little Lady” by Bloodstone peaked at number 49 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Rude” by Magic! peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Runaway” by Charlie Kulis peaked at number 50 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Staring At The Sun” by U2 peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Stupid S**t” by Girlicious peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Theme From '9 1/2 Weeks' (I Do What I Do)” by John Taylor peaked at number 37 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Where Is The Love” by Betty Wright peaked at number 80 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1986, “X-Ray Eyes” by Jim Foster peaked at number 79 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1980, “You May Be Right” by Billy Joel peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1975, ✪ “I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles” by West Ham United Cup Squad peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, ✪ “Lollipop” by The Chordettes peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, ✪ “Rock Me Amadeus” by Falco peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “(I'm A) Road Runner” by Junior Walker And The All Stars peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “A Little Love And Understanding” by Gilbert Bécaud peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “A Prisoner Of The Past” by Prefab Sprout peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “A.D.I.D.A.S.” by Killer Mike Featuring Big Boi peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Ain't No Playa” by JAY-Z Featuring Foxy Brown peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Alright” by Jamiroquai peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Badge” by Cream peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Be Good To Yourself” by Journey peaked at number 90 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Bluer Than Blue” by Rolf Harris peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Can't Nobody” by Kelly Rowland peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Cement” by Feeder peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Come Back And Shake Me” by Clodagh Rodgers peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Cops And Robbers” by The Hoosiers peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Dance With Me” by Tin Tin Out peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Destiny” by Jennifer Rush peaked at number 96 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “E.S.P.” by Hazell Dean peaked at number 98 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Earth Angel” by Dreadzone peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Everybody Thinks That They're Going To Get” by Bis peaked at number 64 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Experience” by Diana Ross peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Falling” by Ant And Dec peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Feverpitch EP” by Various Artists peaked at number 65 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Golden Years EP” by Motörhead peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Hypnotising” by Kid Creme Featuring Charlise peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “I Can See It” by Blancmange peaked at number 71 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Love You... Stop!” by Red 5 peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “I'll Keep On Loving You” by Princess peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “I'm Livin' In Shame” by Diana Ross And The Supremes peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “In My Bed” by Dru Hill peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “It Only Takes A Minute” by Tavares peaked at number 46 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “It's About Time” by One Night Only peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “It's Alright, I Feel It!” by Nuyorican Soul peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Just Be Dub To Me” by Revelation peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Kind Words” by Joan Armatrading peaked at number 81 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Laundromat / Don't Mess With My Man” by Nivea peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Lessons In Love” by Level 42 peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Live To Tell” by Madonna peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Loneliness” by Tomcraft peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Love In This Club” by Usher Featuring Young Jeezy peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Love Is The Law” by The Seahorses peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Love Won't Wait” by Gary Barlow peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Love's Gonna Get You” by Modern-Nique peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Loyal” by Chris Brown Featuring Lil Wayne And Tyga peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Maybe” by Jay Sean peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Monkey Wrench” by Foo Fighters peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “My Friend” by Roy Orbison peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Netherworld” by LSG peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow” by Sharonettes peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Passing Strangers” by Billy Eckstine And Sarah Vaughan peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Propane Nightmares” by Pendulum peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Pure” by Three Colours Red peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Rise And Fall” by Craig David Featuring Sting peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “She Loves You” by Ted Chippington peaked at number 77 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Shine” by Mike Oldfield peaked at number 100 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Sink To The Bottom” by Fountains Of Wayne peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Six EP” by Mansun peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Something To Believe In / Somebody Put Something In My Drink” by The Ramones peaked at number 69 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Something's Missing” by The Chords peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Sorry Doesn't Always Make It Right” by Diana Ross peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Spirit” by Tilt peaked at number 61 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Star People '97” by George Michael peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Stuck In A Groove” by Puretone peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Sugar Honey Ice Tea” by Goodfellaz peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Summer” by Calvin Harris peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Sunshine” by Imagination peaked at number 87 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Sweet Little Sixteen” by Chuck Berry peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1958, “The Clouds Will Soon Roll By” by Tony Brent peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “The Groove” by Rodney Franklin peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “The Jump Off” by Lil Kim Featuring Mr. Cheeks peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “The Long Goodbye” by Ronan Keating peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “The Night” by Frankie Valli And The Four Seasons peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Theme From 'American Gigolo' (The Seduction)” by James Last Band peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Thinking Over” by Dana Glover peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1980, “This World Of Water” by New Musik peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Viva El Fulham” by Tony Rees And The Cottagers peaked at number 46 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Wail” by Jon Spencer Blues Explosion peaked at number 66 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “We Cry” by The Script peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “We'll Find Our Day” by Stephanie de Sykes peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “What You Need” by INXS peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “What's Inside A Girl” by The Cramps peaked at number 78 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Where Are They Now” by Gene peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Where Is The Love” by Betty Wright peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Who's That Girl?” by Robyn peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Wishes” by Human Nature peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Worlds Apart” by Cactus World News peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Young Boy” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Your Latest Trick” by Dire Straits peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1975, ✪ “Beer Barrel Polka / Baby How Are You” by Denny Christian peaked at number 97 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, ✪ “Movin' Right Along / Never Before, Never Again (Instrumental)” by Kermit The Frog (Jim Henson) And Fozzie Bear peaked at number 58 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, ✪ “Shaving Cream / The Girl From Chicago” by Benny Bell peaked at number 57 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Back On My Feet Again / Turn Around In Tokyo” by The Babys peaked at number 92 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Bad” by David Guetta Featuring Showtek And Vassy peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Because Of Rain” by Nat "King" Cole peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Birthday” by Katy Perry peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Devil In The Bottle / Time And Tide” by Dean Stewart peaked at number 96 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Dream Catch Me” by Newton Faulkner peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Fresh!” by Gina G peaked at number 23 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Harmony Blues / Stop The Music” by Moir Sisters peaked at number 68 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Heart's On Fire” by Passenger peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “I Don't Think So” by Kelis peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I Wanna Hold Your Hand / Love One Another” by Dollar peaked at number 75 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “In My Arms” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Kiss” by Prince And The Revolution peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Lay Me Down” by Avicii peaked at number 34 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Like A Stone” by Audioslave peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Lovesong” by Amiel peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1952, “Manhattan” by Tony Martin And Dinah Shore peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “My Love” by Route 94 Featuring Jess Glynne peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Never Let Her Go / Watch Out” by David Gates peaked at number 77 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “On The Radio / There Will Always Be A You” by Donna Summer peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Pilot Of The Airwaves / Falling” by Charlie Dore peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Secret Garden” by Bruce Springsteen peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Sing” by Ed Sheeran peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “So Lonely / No Time This Time” by The Police peaked at number 99 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Sunday Evenings / Here We Are” by Ted Mulry peaked at number 87 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1980, “The Second Time Around / Leave It All Up To Love” by Shalamar peaked at number 96 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “The Way You Make Me Feel” by Shakaya peaked at number 21 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2003, “True Colors” by Kasey Chambers peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1958, “Witchcraft” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Y Viva Espana / The Sweet Life” by Sylvia Vrethammar peaked at number 67 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1975, “You Are So Beautiful / It's A Sin When You Love Somebody” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 32 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Your Love Is A Lie” by Simple Plan peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2014, ✪ “Everything Is AWESOME!!!” by Tegan And Sara Featuring The Lonely Island peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1980, “A Message To You Rudy” by The Special AKA (The Specials) Featuring Rico+ peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Abuse Me” by Silverchair peaked at number 44 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Asian Paradise” by Sharon O'Neill peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Bad” by David Guetta Featuring Showtek And Vassy peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Been There Done That” by Dr. Dre peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Big Daddy” by Heavy D And The Boyz (Heavy D) peaked at number 45 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Body And Soul” by Mai Tai peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Come On” by Billy Lawrence Featuring MC Lyte peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Curiosity” by The Jets (U.S.) peaked at number 23 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Don't Leave Me” by BLACKstreet peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Eloise” by The Damned peaked at number 18 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Fenris” by Ragnarok peaked at number 32 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “For You I Will” by Monica peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Have You Never Been Mellow” by Olivia Newton-John peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “High” by Peking DuK peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “I Will Never Let You Down” by Rita Ora peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “In My Bed” by Dru Hill peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Killa” by Cherish Featuring Yung Joc peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Lady Marmalade” by LaBelle peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Let Me Clear My Throat” by DJ Kool peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Love In This Club” by Usher Featuring Young Jeezy peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Move Away” by Culture Club peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “My Eyes Adored You” by Frankie Valli peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Of The Night” by Bastille peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Out Of My Heart (Into Your Head)” by BBMak peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Problem” by Ariana Grande Featuring Iggy Azalea peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. (A Salute To 60's Rock)” by John Mellencamp peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Revolution” by Thompson Twins peaked at number 43 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Roll On Down The Highway” by Bachman-Turner Overdrive peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Staring At The Sun” by U2 peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Suzi Girl” by Redbone peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Tears” by The Crocodiles peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2008, “The Night” by Goodnight Nurse peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2003, “The Wreckoning” by Boomkat peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Turn Down For What” by DJ Snake And Lil Jon peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Where Do The Children Go” by The Hooters peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2008, “24 uur verliefd” by Gerard Joling peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2014, “A Sky Full Of Stars” by Coldplay peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2003, “American Life” by Madonna peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Bad” by David Guetta And Showtek Featuring Vassy peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Bring Me To Life” by Evanescence peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Can't Nobody” by Kelly Rowland peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “De overwegwachter” by Marc Winter peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Demons” by Imagine Dragons peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Don't Leave Me” by BLACKstreet peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Forever (Gone Forever)” by DJ Jose peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Get Back” by The Beatles With Billy Preston peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Griechischer Wein” by Udo Jürgens peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Have You Ever Had It Blue” by The Style Council peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Hedonism (Just Because You Feel Good)” by Skunk Anansie peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Hou me vast” by Nasty [NL] peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “I Don't Need You” by Herman Brood And His Wild Romance peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I'll Be Your Only Friend” by Flamman And Abraxas Featuring MC Lynx peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Ik ben blij dat ik je niet vergeten ben” by Joost Nuissl peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Just A Girl” by No Doubt peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Louise” by Gers Pardoel peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Love Won't Wait” by Gary Barlow peaked at number 32 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Mary Lee” by Jack Jersey And The Jordanaires peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Mendocino” by Sir Douglas Quintet peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2008, “New Soul” by Yael Naim peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Once You Get Started” by Rufus And Chaka Khan peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Only Time Will Tell” by Earth And Fire peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Quiet Eyes” by Golden Earring peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Refugee” by Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “San Francisco Bay” by Smokie peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Special Lady” by Ray, Goodman And Brown peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Sun Of Jamaica” by Goombay Dance Band peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “There'll Be Sad Songs (To Make You Cry)” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2003, “U Make Me Wanna” by Blue peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Unchained Melody” by Gareth Gates peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1980, “We Believe In Love” by Dolly Dots peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Wonderful World” by Sam Cooke peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Your Love” by The Outfield peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2003, “Alive” by Da Buzz peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Baby Let's Play House” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Back In The Loop” by E-Type peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Bad” by David Guetta And Showtek Featuring Vassy peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Chopper” by C And N Project peaked at number 49 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Din enda vän” by Kent peaked at number 25 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Dope” by George Cole peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Genom eld And vatten” by Sarek peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Godhet” by Kent peaked at number 26 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2003, “I Begin To Wonder” by Dannii Minogue peaked at number 20 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Innan himlen faller ner” by Kent peaked at number 28 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “La belle époque” by Kent peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Love In Stereo” by Ola peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Mirage” by Kent peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Mobscene” by Marilyn Manson peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Skogarna” by Kent peaked at number 12 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Svart snö” by Kent peaked at number 24 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2003, “The Anthem” by NG3 peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “The Man” by Aloe Blacc peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Var är vi nu?” by Kent peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Young Boy” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 41 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2014, “Black Saturday” by Mando Diao peaked at number 28 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Come With Me” by Special D. peaked at number 14 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Believe I Can Fly” by R. Kelly peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Lüg' nochmal” by Allessa peaked at number 27 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Magic” by Coldplay peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Not Gonna Get Us” by t.A.T.u. peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Oh No / Never Stop” by Bro'Sis peaked at number 24 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2014, “One Day (Vandaag)” by Bakermat peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Raumpatrouille” by Kosmonova peaked at number 40 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Rhythm Is A Dancer” by Max Deejay peaked at number 17 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Staring At The Sun” by U2 peaked at number 25 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2003, “The End” by Groove Coverage peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Valerie” by Mark Ronson Featuring Amy Winehouse peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1986, “1965” by Michel Sardou peaked at number 31 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Bad Boy” by Den Harrow peaked at number 17 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2008, “D'ici et d'ailleurs” by Sheryfa Luna peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Don't Let Go (Love)” by En Vogue peaked at number 14 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Donne-moi le temps” by Jenifer peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Donne” by 2 Be 3 peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “In The Heat Of The Night” by Sandra peaked at number 5 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2008, “J'étais comme eux” by Demon One Featuring Soprano peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Les bêtises” by Sabine Paturel peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Love Is The Seventh Wave” by Sting peaked at number 30 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Now You're Gone” by Basshunter Featuring DJ Mental Theo's Bazzheadz peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Quand tu pars” by Rose Laurens peaked at number 41 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Stairway To Heaven” by G's Incorporated peaked at number 38 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Tchouk tchouk musik” by Priscilla peaked at number 7 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1986, “This Is My Life” by Eartha Kitt peaked at number 19 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Vanessa” by Doc Gynéco peaked at number 27 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2003, “We Will Rock You (Remix)” by KCPK peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Young Hearts Run Free” by Kym Mazelle peaked at number 29 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2003, ✪ “Woodpeckers From Space” by Spritney Bears peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Anywhere For You” by Backstreet Boys peaked at number 15 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Bli hos meg” by Dina [NO] peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Bye Bye Baby” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Counter Strike EP” by Gatas Parlament peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Dance With Me” by Alphaville peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Don't Have What It Takes” by Kurt Nilsen peaked at number 19 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Era” by Wess And Dori Ghezzi peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Give It 2 Me” by Madonna peaked at number 16 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1997, “I Believe I Can Fly” by R. Kelly peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Jag vet du vill ha mig” by Kobojsarna peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Ka-Ching!” by Shania Twain peaked at number 15 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Lost Highway” by Kurt Nilsen with Willie Nelson peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Low” by Flo Rida Featuring T-Pain peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Mundian to bach ke” by Panjabi MC peaked at number 18 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Young Boy” by Paul McCartney peaked at number 19 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2003, “1, 2, 3” by Sweet Generation peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1986, “A Love Bizarre” by Sheila E. peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “A Sky Full Of Stars” by Coldplay peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Amoi seg' ma uns wieder” by Andreas Gabalier peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Boom Bang-A-Bang” by Lulu peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Bump, Bump, Bump” by B2K and P. Diddy peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Ciao amico” by Peter, Sue And Marc peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Don't You Love Me Anymore” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Explosion In My Heart” by Meltem Acikgöz peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1969, “Get Back” by The Beatles With Billy Preston peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1975, “If” by Telly Savalas peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “It's My Life” by DJ BoBo peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Kiss” by Prince And The Revolution peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Love Never Felt So Good” by Michael Jackson And Justin Timberlake peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Magic” by Coldplay peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Midnight Lady” by Chris Norman peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Midnight” by Coldplay peaked at number 19 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Mikado” by Simone Drexel peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Mobscene” by Marilyn Manson peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “My Love” by Route 94 Featuring Jess Glynne peaked at number 21 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “No Stress” by Laurent Wolf peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “Say Something” by A Great Big World and Christina Aguilera peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1980, “Solo noi” by Toto Cutugno peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Sometimes” by Martin Schenkel peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1997, “Staring At The Sun” by U2 peaked at number 29 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2014, “The One” by Aneta Sablik peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Valerie” by Mark Ronson Featuring Amy Winehouse peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2014, “A Sky Full Of Stars” by Coldplay peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “American Boy” by Estelle Featuring Kanye West peaked at number 3 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Angie” by Ghost [IT] peaked at number 16 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Blind” by Hercules And Love Affair peaked at number 12 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2003, “Bonito” by Jarabe De Palo peaked at number 12 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2003, “I'm With You” by Avril Lavigne peaked at number 5 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2003, “The Jump Off” by Lil' Kim Featuring Mr. Cheeks peaked at number 19 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2008, “Work” by Kelly Rowland peaked at number 6 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1607, The first permanent English colony in North America, Jamestown Settlement, was founded near what is today Williamsburg, Virginia.

In 1774, Louis XVI ascended the throne of France. Didnʹt Allan Sherman write a song about him?

In 1775, The Second Continental Congress convened in Pennsylvania and issued paper currency for the first time.

In 1870, Jem Mace defended his heavyweight crown against Irish champ Joe Coburn; it lasted one hr and 17 minutes, and neither was struck by a punch.

In 1879, Meteor falls near Estherville, Iowa.

In 1899, Actor-dancer Fred Astaire (Austerlitz) was born in Omaha, Nebraska. Astaireʹs films include “Dancing Lady,” “Daddy Long Legs,” “Easter Parade,” “Letʹs Dance,” “Silk Stockings,” “Funny Face,” “Finianʹs Rainbow,” “Thatʹs Entertainment” and “The Towering Inferno.” He died on June 22, 1987.

In 1902, Film producer David O. (Oliver) Selznick was born. He produced “King Kong,” “A Star Is Born,” “The Prisoner of Zenda,” “Gone with the Wind,” “Duel in the Sun,” “The Third Man” and “A Farewell to Arms,” among others. He died on June 22, 1965.

In 1910, Comet Halleyʹs closest approach to Earth in 1910 pass.

In 1913, The United States League started as another major league, to compete with the American and National Leagues. The League went out of existence after two…days.

In 1928, WGY in Schenectady began regular TV programming.

In 1929, Walt Disneyʹs first Silly Symphony film, “The Skeleton Dance”, is completed. It was released on August 22, 1929.

In 1930, The Mickey Mouse film, “The Cactus Kid”, is completed. Minnie Mouse also appears.

In 1935, “The Bride of Frankenstein” (The Monster Talks!) starring Boris Karloff and Elsa Lanchester premiered in a movie theater in the U.S.A.

In 1936, The overmodulated Gary Owens is born. Owens was the orignal voice behind the Cartoon Networkʹs late night host with the most Space Ghost, and also the narrator for SGʹs original cartoon which also featured (not that) Johnny Carson as “Dino Boy.”

In 1946, The Pluto film, “In Dutch” is released.

In 1947, The cartoon short “Rabbit Transit” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1948, NBC launches TVʹs first all-black variety series with the debut episode of “Broadway Minstrels.” The format will last two weeks, then will become the not-all-black “Broadway Jamboree.”

In 1948, The comic strip “Rex Morgan, M.D.”, debut.

In 1950, 05 x 10 = 50

In 1954, Bill Haley recorded the landmark rock and roll classic “Rock Around The Clock”. It wasnʹt until the release of the film “Blackboard Jungle” where the song played over the opening titles that anyone realized how exciting and contagoius the song was.

In 1955, Homer Simpson, Cartoon Character, born; date according to E.T.

In 1969, Apollo Ten transmits the first color TV pictures of earth from space.

In 1969, R.C., “Hair” by Cowsills peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, R.C., “Hawaii Five-O” by Ventures peaked at number four on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, R.C., “My Way” by Frank Sinatra peaked at #27 on the pop singles chart.

In 1969, The National and American Football Leagues announced plans to merge for the 1970-71 season. The NFL will consist of two conferences of 13 teams, the AFC and NFC. The NFL will move three franchises, Baltimore, Cleveland and Pittsburgh, to the AFC.

In 1971, “It Was A Very Good Year”, TV Documentary; debut on ABC.

In 1974, ABCʹS “IN CONCERT” first of four shows featuring Highlights of the April sixth “CALIFORNIA JAM” held at ONTARIO MOTOR SPEEDWAY [with a crowd of 200,000]. Appearing: DEEP PURPLE, EMERSON LAKE and PALMER (“PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION”), SEALS and CROFTS, BLACK OAK ARKANSAS (“HOT AND NASTY”), EAGLES (“TAKE IT EASY”), RARE EARTH (“I JUST WANT TO CELEBRATE”), EARTH WIND and FIRE

In 1974, Eric Clapton recorded “I Shot the Sheriff”

In 1974, The Who sold out Madison Square Gardens in New York for four nights; eight hours was enough to sell all 80,000 tickets.

In 1975, DON KIRSHNERʹS ROCK CONCERT Featured: OHIO PLAYERS (“SKIN TIGHT”), JOHN SEBASTIAN, DR. HOOK and THE MEDICINE SHOW

In 1975, On the cover of TV Guide: “Muhammad Ali”. Other Articles: Untouchables, Baretta, Dinah

In 1975, R.C., “Young Americans” by David Bowie peaked at #28 on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, Sony began selling its Betamax home videocassette recorder in Japan.

In 1977, 15 years after Dobie Gillis ended its run, CBS aired the pilot episode for a proposed revival series titled Whatever Happened To Dobie Gillis? What happened was Dobie had finally been snagged by Zelda, and had a teenage son, Georgie (played by Stephen Paul). Maynard, now forty-something but still unconventional, came back to visit. The new series never happened.

In 1977, Adam and the Ants played their first public concert at a restaurant in Londonʹs Institute of Contemporary Arts. Singer Adam Ant had told the booker they were a country band but showed up wearing leather, a hood and chains. The booker paid them their 15-dollar fee after one song and asked them to leave.

In 1978, The Rolling Stonesʹ “Miss You”/“Far Away Eyes” released. Stones begin rehearsing for their tour, at Bearsville, in Woodstock, New York.

In 1978, “FM” album (soundtrack) was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1979, David Huddleston stars as a popular Midwestern mayor in the NBC sitcom “Hizzoner.” Also in the cast: Kathy Cronkite (Walterʹs daughter), Don Galloway and Diana Muldaur.

In 1979, “Whodunnit?”, TV Game Show; last aired on NBC. Whowatchedit?

In 1980, On the cover of TV Guide: “cast of One Day at a Time”. Other Articles: Tim Conway.

In 1980, “Friday The 13th”, the first installment featuring “Jason,” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1982, “Diary Of A Madman” album by Ozzy Osbourne was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1982, “Rio” album by Duran Duran was released

In 1983, Having dropped the showʹs original setting (Milwaukee for Hollywood), and one of its female leads ABC finally drops the Penny Marshall show — still being called “Laverne And Shirley.” And theyʹre serious, so stop calling them Cindy Williams!

In 1983, Lee Chin Yong did 170 continuous chin-ups in Seoul.

In 1985, “Half-Nelson”, TV Crime Drama; last aired on NBC. It got half-ratings.

In 1985, The Go-Goʹs announce their breakup. The all-girl groupʹs two top ten hits are “We Got the Beat” and “Vacation.” The group launches a reunion tour in 1990.

In 1986, On the cover of TV Guide: “cast of Cheers”. Other Articles: Susan Howard, Brothers

In 1986, R.C., “Bad Boy” by Miami Sound Machine peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Right Between The Eyes” by Wax peaked at #43 on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Rock Me Amadeus” by Falco peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Stick Around” by Julian Lennon peaked at #32 on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Take Me Home” by Phil Collins peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “West End Girls” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, R.C., “Your Love” by The Outfield peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, “Saturday Night Live” musical guest Paul Simon performs “You Can Call Me Al,” “Homeless” and “Graceland.” Within the next year and a half, Simon will have performed over half of his “Graceland” album on the program.

In 1989, Even though “Another World” patriarch Mac Cory has been the fictional victim of strokes, shootings, poisoning, and impotence over the years, his final undoing is an off-screen heart attack. His portrayer, Douglass Watson, filmed the final scenes airing today before passing away in real life nine days earlier.

In 1994, An annular, or “ring,” eclipse cast a moving shadow across the United States; it darkened skies in a 150-mile swath across North America.

In 1994, Pop singer Paula Abdul filed for divorce from actor Emilio Estevez after two years of marriage. Guess sheʹs not forever his girl anymore.

In 1994, Weezer releases its debut, the self-titled “blue” album.

In 1995, “Beverly Hills 90210's” Dylan McKay does a quantum leap back in time to his previous life as an Old West gunslinger. (Translation: The costume department got bored.) On the bright side, Dylanʹs sideburns look almost normal in the 19th century.

In 1996, Today in Late Show w/ Letterman History: Letterman spends his final day in San Francisco with Manny, the Haight-Ashbury hippie, who popularizes words such as “dank” (good), “schwag”(bad) and “diggity dank” (awesome!). Later, Letterman makes Mannyʹs dream come true, when he invites him to play harmonica on stage with his idol, Blues Travelerʹs John Popper.

In 1998, The voices of Ani DiFranco and the late Tammy Wynette are featured on Foxʹs “King of the Hill.”

In 1999, Artist, author, playwright, cartoonist and songwriter Shel Silverstein, 66, was found dead in Key West, Florida. He penned Johnny Cashʹs Number 1 country hit “A Boy Named Sue” (1969) and two 1972 top-10 hits for Doctor Hook and the Medicine Show, “Sylviaʹs Mother” and “The Cover of 'Rolling Stone.'”

In 2001, The XFL folds after one season that was a critical and TV ratings disappointment for the football league founded by the World Wrestling Federation and jointly owned by NBC.

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