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The Big Datebook for August 6

Last Updated 07-06-2021

🎭🎵Ella Jenkins -- is 97 in the year 2021 and 98 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1924 N.S.
Actress, Folk Singer
Names/Places: b. in San Francisco, California; NN:The First Lady of the Children's Folk Song
Misc: Children's performer

🎵Mike Elliott -- is 92 in the year 2021 and 93 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1929
Saxophonist, Jamaican
Misc: some sources say b. 1939
Group Names: Foundations

Piers Anthony -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1934
Sci-fi Writer, English

John Storey Bonington -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1934
Explorer, English
Misc: of the UK who led the highest final stage in any wall climb when a British expedition climbed the south face of Annapurna I in 1970.

🎭Peter Bonerz -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1938
Actor, Director
Names/Places: b. in Portsmouth, NH
TV Shows: Bob Newhart Show (as Jerry Robinson), 9 to 5 (as Franklin Hart), Murphy Brown (director)
Movie Titles: Police Academy 6

🎭Louise Sorel -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1940
Actress
Names/Places: Ken Howard & Herb Edelman's ex-
TV Shows: One Life to Live (as Judith), Santa Barbara (as Augusta Lockridge), The Survivors, Don Rickles Show, Days of Our Lives (as Vivian Alamain), Port Charles (as Donatella Stewart), Passions (as Dort)
Movie Titles: Plaza Suite

🏆⚾Ray Culp -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1941
MLB Pitcher
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Phillies

🎭Michael Anderson Jr. -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1943
TV/Movie Actor, English
TV Shows: The Monroes (as Clayt)
Movie Titles: Logan's Run, The Greatest Story Ever Told, The Sons of Katie Ellder

🎭Ray Buktenica -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1943 N.S.
TV Actor
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: Rhoda, House Calls (as Dr. Norman Solomon), Life Goes On (as Jerry Berkson)
Movie Titles: Heat, My Girl

🏆🏌Ed Sneed -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1944
Sportscaster, Golfer
Misc: Golf Course Design Consultant

🏆⚾Andy Messersmith -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1945
MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: RN:John Alexander Messersmith
Misc: one of the first players to go free agent; 4x All-Star, 2x Gold Glove
Sports Teams: California Angels, Los Angeles Dodgers

🎵Judy Craig -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1946
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Chiffons

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🎭🎵Sally Eaton -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1947
Actress, Singer

🎵Dennis Alcapone -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1947
Music Producer, Musician, Jamaican

🎭🎵🎸Carol Pope -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1949
Actress, Songwriter, New Wave Singer, Canadian, English

🎭Nathan Purdee -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1950 N.S.
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: One Life to Live (as Hank Gannon)
Movie Titles: The Return of Superfly, Life of Crime, In a Blue Mood

🎭🎮Dorian Harewood -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1950
TV/Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: Roots (as Simon), Strike Force, Trauma Center, Glitter, Capitol Critters, Trials of Rosie O'Neill (as Hank Mitchell), Viper (as Julian Wilkes)
Movie Titles: Full Metal Jacket, Gothika, 12 Angry Men, The Legend of Prince Valiant
Video Games: Biker Mice from Mars, Diablo (series), Metal Gear Rising (series), Lost Planet: Colonies

🎭Catherine Hicks -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1951
Actress
Names/Places: b. in Scottsdale, AZ
TV Shows: The Bad News Bears, Tucker's Witch, Ryan's Hope, Seventh Heaven (as Annie Camden)
Movie Titles: Child's Play, Peggy Sue Got Married, Star Trek IV

✍🎭Brian Levant -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1952
Writer, Producer/Director
TV Shows: The Bad News Bears, Mork and Mindy, Happy Days, The New Leave It to Beaver
Movie Titles: Jingle All the Way, Beethoven, Problem Child 2, The Flintstones, The Spy Next Door

🎵🎸Pat MacDonald -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1952
Songwriter, Singer, Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Timbuk 3

🎭Valerie Wildman -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1953
Actress
TV Shows: Beverly Hills 90210 (as Christine Pettie 92-94), Days of Our Lives (as Fay Walker)
Movie Titles: Cast Away, Beverly Hills Cop II, Mars Attacks!, Disaster Movie

🎵Mark Dufresne -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1953
Country Performer
Group Names: Confederate Railroad

🎭🎵Stepfanie Kramer -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1956
TV/Movie Actress, Director, Singer
Names/Places: RFN:Stephanie (SAG neccesated her to change her first name)
TV Shows: We Got It Made (as Claudia), Hunter (as Det. Sgt. Dee Dee McCall)

🎭Ira Angustain -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1958
Actor
Misc: retired from actin in 1986; looks like Freddie Prinze
TV Shows: The White Shadow (as Ricky Gomez)
Movie Titles: 80 Steps to Jonah, Panic in Echo Park

🎵Randy DeBarge -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1958
Bassist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: DeBarge

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🎭Grant Aleksander -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1959
Actor, Director
TV Shows: Guiding Light (as Phillip Spaulding), All My Children (as Alec McIntyre)

🎭Scott Allan Campbell -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1959
Actor, Producer, Entertainment Art Department
TV Shows: NYPD Blue (as IAB Sgt. Martens)
Movie Titles: White Oleander, Hostage, Gettsburg

🎭Leland Orser -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1960
Actor, Director
TV Shows: ER (as Dr. Lucien Dubenko)
Movie Titles: Taken, Taken 2, Se7en, Independence Day; The Bone Collector

🏆🏀Dale Ellis -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1960
NBA Forward, NBA Guard

🏆🎳Carol Norman -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1961
Bowler
Misc: LPBT bowler, rookie of the year 1982

🎭🏆Kimberly Conrad-Hefner -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1962
Actress, Model, Playmate
Names/Places: Hugh Hefner's wife
Misc: January 1988; Playboy Playmate of the Year 1989; Playboy Playmate for life; b. Aug 6 1963?

🎭🏆Michelle Yeoh -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1962
Actress, Producer, Beauty Pagent Winner, Malaysia
Names/Places: aka Michelle Khan; RN:Yeoh Chu-Kheng
Misc: Miss Malaysia 1983
Movie Titles: "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon", Tomorrow Never Dies, Sunshine, Babylon A.D., Supercop

🏆🏁🏃Thomas Jefferson -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1962
Runner, Olympic Athlete
Misc: 200m runner (Olympic-bronze-1984)

🎵Barry Bookbinder -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1963 N.S.
Novelty Singer
Group Names: Barry and the Bookbinders
Song Titles: 2 Hot 4 U, Part II, Learn How To Drive, She Grabbed My Coconuts, How Wuz I 2 Know, 18 Wheels Later, The Knuckle Song, Fart in an Elevator, Inner Thoughts, This Song

🎭🏆Lisa Boyle -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1964
Actress, Cameraperson, Model
Movie Titles: Bad Boys, Face/Off, Lost Highway, The Nutty Professor, Showgirls

🎭Moosie Drier -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1964
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
TV Shows: Laugh In
Movie Titles: Ice Age: Collision Course, Howl's Moving Castle, Epic, The 'Burbs, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

🎵Patsy Lynn -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1964
Country Singer
Names/Places: Loretta's twin daughter

🎵Peggy Lynn -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1964
Country Singer
Names/Places: Loretta's twin daughter

🎭De'Voreaux White -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1965
Actor
TV Shows: Head of the Class (as Aristotle McKenzie)
Movie Titles: Die Hard, The Blues Brothers, Trespass, Places in the Heart

🎭Jeremy Ratchford -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1965
Actor, Canadian
TV Shows: Cold Case (as Nick Vera)
Movie Titles: Unforgiven, Fly Away Home, Blue Murder

🏆🏀David Maurice Robinson -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1965 N.S.
Hall of Famer, NBA Center, Olympic Athlete
Misc: college Player of Year at Navy in 1987; overall first pick by San Antonio in 1987 NBA Draft; served in military from 1987-89; led NBA in scoring in 1994; played on bronze medal-winning Olympic team in 1988 and Dream Team gold medal winner in '92; 1996 Dream Team; 2x NBA Champion (1999, 2003); 1x NBA MVP (1995); 10x NBA All-Star (1990-96, 1998, 2000-01); 4x All-NBA First Team Selection (1991-92, 1995-96); 2x All-NBA Second Team Selection (1994, 1998); 4x All-NBA Third Team Selection (1990, 1993, 2000-01); 1x NBA Defensive Player of the Year (1992); 4x NBA All-Defensive First Team Selection (1991-92, 1995-96); 4x NBA All-Defensive Second Team Selection (1990, 1993-94, 1998); NBA Rookie of the Year (1990); NBA All-Rookie First Team (1990); FIBA World Championship gold medalist (1986); 2x Olympic Gold Medalist (1992, 1996); USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (1986); Member of the "Dream Team" inducted as a unit in 2010; 1x World Champion (1986); 50 Greatest Players in NBA History (1996); Spurs #50 retired
Sports Teams: Navy (1983-1987), San Antonio Spurs (1989-2003)

🎵🎷Ravi Coltrane -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1965
Tenor-sax, Jazz Saxophonist
Names/Places: John's son

🎭Nita Dee Di Giampaolo -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1966
Actress, Dancer
Misc: retired from acting in 1981
TV Shows: The New Mickey Mouse Club

🏆⚾Stan Belinda -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1966
MLB Pitcher

🎭🎵Lisa Stewart -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1968
Actress, TV Hostess, Country Performer
Movie Titles: Country Strong, Jericho, The Identical, Ask Me No Questions

✍🎭M. Night Shyamalan -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1970
Screenwriter, Actor, Movie Producer/Director, India
Movie Titles: The Sixth Sense, Wide Awake, Stuart Little, Unbreakable, Signs, The Village, Lady in the Water

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🎭Merrin Dungey -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1971
Actress
TV Shows: Alias (as Francine 'Francie' Calfo), Summerland (as Susannah Rexford), King of Queens (as Kelly Palmer), Malcolm in the Middle (as Kitty Kenarban)
Movie Titles: Edtv, Deep Impact

🏆🏒Mike Bales -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1971
NHL Goaltender, Canadian

🎭Jason O'Mara -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1972
Actor, Irish
TV Shows: Vegas (as Deputy Lamb)
Movie Titles: Resident Evil: Extinction, One For the Money, Son of Batman, Batman: Bad Blood

🏆🏈Mike Frederick -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1972
NFL Defensive End

🎵Geri Estelle "Ginger" Halliwell -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1972 N.S.
Pop Singer, English
Names/Places: aka Geri Halliwell Horner
Misc: rumor she was actually born in 1962?
Group Names: The Spice Girls, soloist

🎭Vera Farmiga -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1973
Actress, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Bates Motel (as Norma Louise Bates)
Movie Titles: 15 Minutes, The Conjuring, Source Code, Up in the Air, The Departed

🎭🎵David Campbell -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1973
Actor, Producer, Singer

🎵Donna Lewis -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1973
Music Producer, Songwriter, Pop Singer, Welsh (Wales)
Song Titles: I Love You Always Forever

🎭Ever Carradine -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1974
Actress
Movie Titles: Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Lost and Found, Bubble Boy, Dead and Breakfast

🎭🎮Soliel Moon Frye -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1976
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Director, Video Game Voice Actress
Names/Places: b. in Glendora, CA; Meeno Peluce's sister
Misc: PRON:So-LAY
TV Shows: Punky Brewster (as Penelope Punky Brewster also in cartoon version of the show), Sabrina the Teenage Witch (as Roxie King), The Proud Family (as Zoey Howzer), Planet Sheen
Movie Titles: The Girls' Room
Video Games: Bratz (series)

🎭🏆🏁Melissa George -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1976
Actress, Roller Skater, American, Australian
TV Shows: Home and Away (as Angel), Alias (as Lauren Reed), Heartbeat (as Dr. Alexandra Panttiere)
Movie Titles: 30 Days of Night, Triangle, The Amityville Horror

🏆Marisa Miller -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1978 N.S.
Model

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🎭Rory Scovel -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1980 N.S.
Comedian

🎭🎵Leslie Odom Jr. -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1981
Actor, Singer
Misc: stage: Hamilton
TV Shows: Vanished, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, Smash (as Sam Strickland), Person of Interest (as Peter Collier), CSI: Miami (as Joseph Kayle)
Movie Titles: Red Tails

🎵🎸Travis McCoy -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1981
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer, Rap-Rock Performer
Group Names: Gym Class Heroes

🎭Romola Garai -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1982
Actress, English, Hong Kong
Movie Titles: Amazing Grace, I Capture the Castle, Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, The Last Days on Mars

🎭🏆Adrianne Curry -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1982
Actress, Producer, Personality, Model
TV Shows: My Fair Brady (producer, has nothing to do with The Brady Bunch); America's Next Top Model (winner 2003)

🎵🎸Eric Roberts -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1984
Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: Gym Class Heroes

🎭Michael Parr -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1986 N.S.
Actor, English
TV Shows: Emmerdale (as Ross Barton)

🎭Jack Brett Anderson -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1991 N.S.
Actor, English

John Albert Victor McKeown -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1991
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Tracey Ullman & Allan's son

🏆⚾Wilmer Flores -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1991 N.S.
MLB Infielder, Venezuelan

Hopper Jack Penn -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1993
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Robin Wright & Sean's son

🏆🏈Tre Mason -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1993 N.S.
NFL Runningback

Jack Antonio Sabàto -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1994
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Virginia Madsen & Antonio's son

🏆🏈Kareem Hunt -- is 26 in the year 2021 and 27 in the year 2022; b.8/6/1995 N.S.
NFL Runningback

🎭Ty Simpkins -- is 20 in the year 2021 and 21 in the year 2022; b.8/6/2001 N.S.
Actor

Mary Lucille Diana Hanson -- is 5 in the year 2021 and 6 in the year 2022; b.8/6/2016 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Kate and Zac's daughter; sister of Shepherd, Junia and Abraham

🎭Shareen Mitchell -- b.8/6/????
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Hudson Street (as Lucy Canetti)
Movie Titles: Out for Justice, A Table for One

📰Laurin Sydney -- b.8/6/????
Newscaster
TV Shows: CNN's Showbiz Today

François Fénelon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1651 N.S. d.1/7/1715 N.S. (63)
Theologian, French

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Johann I Bernoulli -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/27/1667 O.S. or 8/6/1667 N.S. d.1/1/1748 N.S.
Mathematician, Swiss
Names/Places: RFN:Jean
Misc: investigated the then new mathematical calculus, which he applied to the measurement of curves, to differential equations, and to mechanical problems.

Alfred Lord Tennyson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1809 d.10/6/1892 (83)
Poet, English
Misc: 1st Baron; Poet Laureate
Book Titles: The Charge of the Light Brigade, In Memoriam

🎨Francis B. Carpenter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1830 d.5/23/1900 (69)
Painter

Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1861 d.9/30/1948 (87)
First Lady
Names/Places: Theodore's wife #2

✍📰Frederick T. Jane -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1865 d.3/8/1916 (50)
Author, Historian, British
Misc: was the founding editor of reference books on warships (All the World's Fighting Ships) and aircraft (All the World's Airships).

🎭Chief Thundercloud -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1866 d.1/31/1967 (100)
Actor
Names/Places: RN:Scott T. Williams
TV Shows: The Lone Ranger

⚖🎭Leo Carrillo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1881 N.S. d.9/10/1961 N.S. (80)
Statesman, TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: The Cisco Kid (as Pancho)

Sir Alexander Fleming -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1881 N.S. d.3/11/1955 (73)
Scientist, Bacteriologist, Scottish
Misc: Penicillin founder (Nobel 1954); b. Aug 16?

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📰Louella Parsons -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1881 d.12/9/1972 (91)
Journalist, Columnist
Names/Places: RLN:Oettinger
Misc: Hollywood Gossip

🎵Arthur Fields -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1888 d.3/29/1953 (64)
Songwriter, Singer

🏆🏈🏀Arthur Schabinger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1889 N.S. d.10/13/1972 N.S. (83)
Hall of Famer, College Football Coach, College Basketball Coach
Misc: Schabinger is credited (although disputed) with throwing the first forward pass in college football history.
Sports Teams: Ottawa (football coach 1915-1919, basketball coach 1916-1920), Emporia State (basketball coach 1920-1922), Creighton (basketball coach 1922-1935)

🎖George Kenney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1889 d.8/9/1977 (88)
General, Canadian
Misc: Air Force

🎖William (Joseph) Slim -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1891 d.12/14/1970 (79)
Hero, British
Misc: field marshal and chief of the Imperial General Staff who turned back an attempted Japanese invasion of India and defeated the Japanese armies in Burma (Myanmar) during World War II.

🎭Hoot Gibson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1892 d.8/23/1962 (70)
Movie Actor
Names/Places: RFMN:Edmund Richard
Misc: silent westerns

✍🎭Frank Tuttle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1892 d.1/6/1963 (70)
Writer, Movie Director

🎭Jack Kirkwood -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1894 d.8/2/1964 (69)
Actor
TV Shows: Fibber McGee & Molly (as Fred Nitney), One Happy Family

William Hillcourt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1900 d.11/9/1992 (92)
Author
Misc: Boy Scout Handbook

"Dutch" Schultz -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1901 d.10/24/1935 (34)
Outlaw
Names/Places: RN:Arthur Flegenheimer
Misc: Mobster; big bootleg operator during prohibition era; some say b. 1900 or 1902

Georgette Heyer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1902 d.7/4/1974 (71)
Novelist, Mystery Writer, British

🎵🎷Luis Russell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1902 d.12/11/1963 (61)
Composer, Bandleader, Jazz Pianist

🎭Ballard Berkeley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1904 d.1/19/1988 (83)
Actor
TV Shows: Fawlty Towers (as Major Gowen)

🏆🏌Harry Cooper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1904 d.10/17/2000 (96)
Hall of Famer, Golfer
Names/Places: NN:Lighthorse

🏆🏀Henry "Hank" Iba -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1904 d.1/15/1993 (88)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Misc: 767 wins, 2 NCAA titles; in the College Basketball and Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Oklahoma State University (1957-1970), Oklahoma A&M (1934-1957)

🎵Franz Allers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1905 d.1/26/1995 (89)
Conductor, Czech
Misc: Camelot, My Fair Lady

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🎵🎷Vic Dickenson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1906 d.11/16/1984 (78)
Composer, Trombonist, Jazz Musician

🎵Frankie Froeba -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1907 d.2/18/1981 (73)
Pianist
Group Names: Benny Goodman

🎭William A. "Will" Lee -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1908 N.S. d.12/7/1982 N.S. (74)
TV Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Sesame Street (as Mr. Hooper)

🏆🎾Helen Hull Jacobs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1908 d.6/2/1997 (88)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
Misc: 4-time winner of U.S. Championship (1932-35); Wimbledon winner in 1936; lost 4 Wimbledon finals to arch-rival Helen Wills Moody.

🎭Charles Crichton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1910 d.9/14/1999 (89)
Movie Producer/Director, English
Movie Titles: Battle Of Sexes, A Fish Called Wanda

🎭Lucille Ball -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1911 d.4/26/1989 (77)
Hall of Famer, Radio Actress, TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Comedienne, TV Producer
Names/Places: b. in Celoron, NY; NN:Queen of Comedy; RN:Desiree; 2x Desi Arnaz's (1940-60), then Gary Morton's (61-) wife
Misc: died at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles; first person D.T. ever recognized
TV Shows: My Favorite Husband, I Love Lucy (as Lucy McGillicuddy Ricardo), The Lucy Show (as Lucy Carmichael), Here's Lucy (as Lucy Carter), Life with Lucy (as Lucy Barker)
Movie Titles: Mame

🎖🎭Wild Bill Cody -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1913 d.10/25/1988 (75)
Hero, Actor
Names/Places: RN:Albert William

🎭Jim Ameche -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1915 d.2/4/1983 (67)
Radio Actor, TV Host
Names/Places: Don's brother

🎨✍Barbara Cooney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1916 d.3/10/2000 (83)
Illustrator, Children's Author

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📰Richard Hofstadter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1916 d.10/24/1970 (54)
Historian

🎖🎭🏆⚾🏀🏒E. Michael Burke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1916 N.S. d.2/5/1987 N.S. (70)
Naval Officer, TV Executive, MLB Executive, NBA Executive, NHL Executive
Names/Places: RFN: Edmund
Misc: C.I.A. agent, O.S.S. agent, President of Madison Square Garden, General Manager of Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus
Sports Teams: New York Yankees, New York Knichs, New York Rangers
TV Shows: CBS TV (executive)

⛪🎭Robert Mitchum -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1917 d.7/1/1997 (79)
Protestant, TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Bridgeport, CT
TV Shows: The Winds of War, North & South
Movie Titles: Cape Fear, Hopalong Cassidy (western series), Gung Ho, The Story of GI Joe, Out of the Past, Night of the Hunter

🎵🎷Norman Granz -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1918 d.11/22/2001 (83)
Music Producer, Jazz Musician
Misc: label boss

🏆🎾Pauline Betz Addie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1919 d.5/31/2011 (91)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
Misc: Wimbledon champ 1946

🎭Ella Raines -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1921 d.6/6/1988 (66)
Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: RN:Ella Wallace Raubes
Misc: d. May 30?
TV Shows: Janet Dean RN

🎭Jackie Kelk -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1921 d.9/5/2002 (81)
Actor, Radio Actor
TV Shows: The Aldrich Family (as Homer Brown)

🎵Buddy Collette -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1921 d.9/19/2010 (89)
Composer, Pianist, Reeds

💰🎭Sir Freddie Laker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1922 d.2/9/2006 (83)
Executive, Game Show Host, English
Misc: airline executive

🏆🏌Doug Ford -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1922 N.S. d.5/14/2018 N.S. (95)
Hall of Famer, Golfer
Misc: Masters [1957], PGA [1955]

Bruce Laingen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1922 N.S. d.7/15/2019 N.S. (96)
Diplomat
Misc: highest-ranking diplomat among the 52 Americans held hostage in Iran for 444 days

🎭Sherwood Bailey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1923 d.8/6/1987 (64)
Actor
Movie Titles: Our Gang (as Spud)

🎭🎵William B. Williams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1923 N.S. d.8/3/1986 N.S. (62)
Hall of Famer, Announcer, Radio Disc Jock

🎵Jack Parnell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1923 d.8/8/2010 (87)
Bandleader, English
Misc: on 10 TV series 1967-71

🎭Barbara Bates -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1925 d.3/18/1969 (43)
Actress
TV Shows: It's a Great Life (as Kathy Morgan)

🎭Frank Finlay -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1926 d.1/30/2016 N.S. (89)
Actor, English
Movie Titles: Othello, The Pianist, The Three Musketeers

💰Jackie Presser -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1926 d.7/9/1988 (61)
Leader
Misc: Teamsters president 1980s

🏆⚾Clem Labine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1926 d.3/2/2007 (80)
MLB Player

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🏆🥊Janice-Lee York Romary -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1927 d.5/31/2007 (79)
Fencer, Olympic Athlete
Misc: competed in all six Olympic Games from 1948 to 1968; holder of 10 U.S. championships.

🎨🎭Andy Warhol -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1928 d.2/22/1987 (58)
Artist, Producer, Gay
Names/Places: b. in Pittsburgh, PA; RN:Andrew Warhola
Misc: Campbell's soupcans, Brillo boxes, Marilyn Monroe, Mao Tse-Tung; Pop art; some say 1927

🎭🎵🎷Abbey Lincoln -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1930 d.8/14/2010 (80)
Actress, Jazz Singer

🎵🎷Baden Powell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1936 d.9/26/2000 (64)
Guitarist, Jazz Performer, Brazilian
Misc: a pioneer of bossa nova who was more popular abroad than at home

🎭Dame Barbara Windsor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1937 N.S. d.12/10/2020 N.S. (83)
Actress, Producer, English
TV Shows: EastEnders (as Peggy)
Movie Titles: Alice in Wonderland (2010), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Alice Throught the Looking Glass (2016)

🎵🎷Charlie Haden -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1937 d.7/11/2014 (76)
Composer, Bassist, Jazz Musician

🎭Paul Bartel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1938 d.5/13/2000 (61)
Actor, Director
Movie Titles: Eating Raoul

🎭🎵Isaac Hayes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1943 N.S. d.8/10/2008 N.S. (65)
Hall of Famer, TV/Movie Actor, Music Producer, Songwriter, Keyboardist, Organist, Pianist, Saxophonist, Soul Singer
Names/Places: b. in Covington, TN
Misc: he once celebrated his birthday on Aug 20 instead of Aug 6 according to Gold Today.
TV Shows: South Park (as Chef)
Movie Titles: Shaft

🎵🎷Allan Holdsworth -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1946 d.4/16/2017 N.S. (70)
Composer, Violinist, Jazz Guitarist, English
Group Names: Soft Machine

🏆🏈Ken Riley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1947 N.S. d.6/7/2020 N.S. (72)
NFL Cornerback
Misc: intercepted 596 yards with 5 TDs; Cincinnati Bengals; Super Bowl XVI
Sports Teams: Cincinnatti Bengals

🎭Michael Peters -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1948 d.8/27/1994 (46)
Choreographer
Misc: won a Tony award for choreographing "Dreamgirls" and helped create Michael Jackson's "Thriller" video; d. Aug 29?

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🎵Elliott Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1969 N.S. d.10/21/2003 N.S. (34)
Hall of Famer, Folk Singer/Guitarist
Song Titles: Needle in the Hay

🏆Jon Benét Ramsey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/6/1990 N.S. d.12/26/1996 N.S. (6)
Beauty Pagent Winner
Misc: Colorado child beauty queenette, murdered at 6

Pope Calixtus III -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/31/1378 d.8/6/1458 (79)
Pope
Misc: from 1455-58

Ben Johnson -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/11/1572 J-LD d.8/6/1637 J-LD (65)
Dramatist/Playwright, Poet, Satirist, English
Names/Places: RFN:Benjamin; correct spelling: Ben Jonson
Misc: The first Poet Laureate

🎨Diego Velázquez -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/6/1599 N.S. d.8/6/1660 N.S. (61)
Painter, Spanish
Names/Places: MN:Rodriguez de Silva y

James Asheton Bayard -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/28/1767 d.8/6/1815 (48)
Congressperson, Senator

📰💰Pierre Samuel du Pont -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/14/1739 d.8/6/1817 (77)
Economist, Industrialist, French

Johann Von Lamont -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1805 d.8/6/1879 (73)
Astronomer, Physicist, Scottish
Misc: noted for discovering that the magnetic field of the Earth fluctuates with a period somewhat in excess of 10 years.

Ellen Louise Axson Wilson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/15/1860 d.8/6/1914 (54)
First Lady
Names/Places: Woodrow's wife #1; MN:Axson

Alfred Wilm -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/25/1869 d.8/6/1937 (68)
Scientist, German
Misc: Metallurgist

Richard I Bong -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/24/1920 d.8/6/1945 (24)
Aviator
Misc: WW2 flying ace shot down 40 emeny planes in 3 years

🏆🥊Benny Lynch -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/2/1913 d.8/6/1946 (33)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Scottish

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

David Grandison Fairchild -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/7/1869 d.8/6/1954 (85)
Botanist, Explorer
Misc: introduced 200,000 plant species from abroad; brought plants to US

🎭Janet Beecher -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/21/1884 d.8/6/1955 (70)
Movie Actress

✍🎭Preston Sturges -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1898 d.8/6/1959 (60)
Screenwriter, Satirist, Movie Actor, Movie Director
Names/Places: RN:Edward P. Biden

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🎭Sir Cedric Hardwicke -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/19/1893 N.S. d.8/6/1964 N.S. (71)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, English
Names/Places: MN:Webster
Misc: 1950s TV playhouse actor
Movie Titles: Peter Pan (as Captain Hook)

🎭Nancy Carroll -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/19/1903 d.8/6/1965 (61)
TV/Movie Actress
Misc: 30s movie beauty
TV Shows: The Aldrich Family (as Mrs. Alice Aldrich)

🎭🎵Everett Sloane -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/1/1909 d.8/6/1965 (55)
TV/Movie/Stage/Radio Actor, Songwriter

📰W. M. Kiplinger -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/8/1891 d.8/6/1967 (76)
Journalist

🎭George Beatty -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/5/1895 d.8/6/1971 (75)
Actor

🎵Fausto Cleva -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/17/1902 d.8/6/1971 (69)
Conductor, American, Italian
Misc: conductor of Symphonies

🎵Memphis Minnie -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1897 d.8/6/1973 (76)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: RN:Lizzie Douglas

F. Batista Y Zaldivar -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/16/1901 d.8/6/1973 (72)
Head of State, Dictator, Cuban
Names/Places: FN:Fulgencio
Misc: the man Fidel Castro deposed

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🎵🎷Gene "Jug" Eugene Ammons -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/14/1925 N.S. d.8/6/1974 N.S. (49)
Tenor-sax, Jazz Saxophonist
Names/Places: Albert's son
Misc: d. July 23?

🎭Sir Peter Daubeny -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/16/1921 d.8/6/1975 (54)
Movie Director, English, German

🎵Gregor Piatigorsky -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1903 Ju-1 or 4/17/1903 N.S. d.8/6/1976 N.S. (73)
Cellist, Russian

🎨Edward Durell Stone -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1902 d.8/6/1978 (76)
Architect
Misc: Kennedy Center, US Embassy, New Delhi

Pope Paul VI -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/26/1897 d.8/6/1978 (80)
Religious Leader, Italian
Names/Places: RN:Giovanni Battista Montini
Misc: 262nd Pope 1963-78

🎭Kurt Kasznar -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/13/1913 d.8/6/1979 (65)
TV/Stage Actor, Austrian
Names/Places: RLN:Serwischer
TV Shows: Land of the Giants (as Cmdr. Alexander Fitzhugh)
Movie Titles: The Sound of Music

Feodor Lynen -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/6/1911 d.8/6/1979 (68)
Scientist, Biochemist, German
Misc: cholesterol research

🎖William J. Schroeder -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/14/1932 d.8/6/1986 (54)
Hero
Misc: 2nd person to receive the Jarvik 7 artifical heart; lives 620 days

🎭Sherwood Bailey -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/6/1923 d.8/6/1987 (64)
Actor
Movie Titles: Our Gang (as Spud)

🏆🏒Myles Stanley J. Lane -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/2/1903 N.S. d.8/6/1987 N.S. (83)
Hall of Famer, NHL Player, Hockey Coach
Misc: played 1928-1934
Sports Teams: New York Rangers, Boston Bruins

🏆🏁🏊Joseph Thomas "Joe" Verdeur -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/7/1926 N.S. d.8/6/1991 N.S. (65)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American

📰Harry Reasoner -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/17/1923 d.8/6/1991 (68)
Newscaster, Correspondent, Journalist
Names/Places: b. in Dakota City, Ia
Misc: 4x Emmy
TV Shows: 60 Minutes (first co-editor 1968-1970, 1978-1991), CBS News, ABC News

🏆⚾Bob Miller -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/18/1939 d.8/6/1993 (54)
MLB Pitcher

🎭🎵Domenico Modugno -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/9/1928 d.8/6/1994 (66)
Actor, Songwriter, Singer, Italian
Song Titles: Volare (or 'Nel Blu Dipinto di Blu')

🏆⚾Jack Brickhouse -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/24/1916 d.8/6/1998 (82)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Announcer
Names/Places: RFMN:John Beasley
Misc: Ford C. Frick Award winner in 1983
Sports Teams: Chicaco Cubs, Chicago White Sox

🎵🎷Nat Gonella -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/7/1908 d.8/6/1998 (90)
Trumpeter, Jazz Performer, English

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🎭Kathryn Murray -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/15/1906 d.8/6/1999 (92)
Variety Show Hostess, Dancer
Names/Places: RLN:Kohnfelder; Arthur's wife & partner
TV Shows: Arthur Murray Party

🏆🥊Aurele Couture -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/28/1922 d.8/6/2000 (77)
Boxer
Misc: welterweight fighter Aurele ''Al'' Couture, held the record for the fastest knockout in boxing history when on Sept 24, 1946, he KOd Ralph Walton in 10 1/2 seconds.

🎭Dorothy Tutin -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/8/1930 d.8/6/2001 (71)
Actress, English
Names/Places: b. in London
TV Shows: The Six Wives of Henry VII

🎭Alan Rafkin -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/23/1928 d.8/6/2001 (73)
Producer/Director
Misc: Prolific television director
TV Shows: The Dick Van Dyke Show, The Andy Griffith Show, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, I Dream of Jeannie, Murphy Brown, M-A-S-H, The Love Boat, Laverne & Shirley, Suddenly Susan, Veronica's Closet, The Jeff Foxworthy Show

Jorge Amado -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/10/1912 d.8/6/2001 (88)
Novelist, Brazilian

🎵Larry Adler -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/10/1914 d.8/6/2001 (87)
Composer, Harmonicaist
Misc: Virtuoso

🎵Rick James -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/1/1948 d.8/6/2004 (56)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Buffalo, NY; Punk Funk; RN:James Johnson
Song Titles: Superfreak, Give It To Me Baby, You and I

🎭Jud Taylor -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/25/1932 d.8/6/2008 N.S. (76)
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Dr. Kildare (as Dr. Thomas Gerson)
Movie Titles: The Old Man and the Sea, Foxfire, Kaleidoscope, Tail Gunner Joe

Simon Gray -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/21/1936 d.8/6/2008 (71)
Dramatist/Playwright, English

✍🎭John Hughes -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/18/1950 N.S. d.8/6/2009 N.S. (59)
Screenwriter, Movie Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Home Alone, Home Alone 2, Curly Sue, Uncle Buck, Pretty in Pink, Sixteen Candles, Mr. Mom, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, Breakfast Club, Weird Science

🎭🎵🎸Willy Deville -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/25/1950 d.8/6/2009 (58)
Actor, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Bandleader, Punk Rock Performer
Names/Places: NN:Mink; RFMN:William Borsay
Misc: some say b. Aug 27
Group Names: Mink DeVille

Fred Imus -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/11/1942 d.8/6/2011 (69)
Names/Places: Don's Brother

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🎭John Wood -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1930 d.8/6/2011 (81)
Actor, English

Fe del Mundo -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1911 N.S. d.8/6/2011 N.S. (99)
Pediatrician, Phillipean
Misc: the first woman admitted to Harvard Medical School

🏆🏀Dan Roundfield -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/26/1953 d.8/6/2012 (59)
NBA Player

Robert Hughes -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/28/1938 d.8/6/2012 (74)
Art Critic

Sir Bernard Lovell -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/31/1913 d.8/6/2012 (98)
Astronomer, English
Misc: the force behind the world's first major radio telescope in 1957.

🎵Stuart Swanlund -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/3/1958 d.8/6/2012 (54)
Country Performer
Group Names: Marshall Tucker Band

⛪🎵Marvin Hamlisch -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/2/1944 d.8/6/2012 (68)
Jewish, Arranger, Composer, Pianist, Conductor, American
Names/Places: b. in New York City; Merv Griffin's cousin; FN:Andy Renko
Misc: famous for numerous soundtracks like The Way We Were, A Chorus Line, & The Sting (The Entertainer), The Spy Who Loved Me

🎵🎷Pete Fountain -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/3/1930 d.8/6/2016 N.S. (86)
Jazz Clarinetist
Names/Places: b. in New Orleans
TV Shows: The Lawrence Welk Show (as the dixieland clarinetist)

🏆🏁🏃Betty Cuthbert -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/20/1938 d.8/6/2017 N.S. (79)
Hall of Famer, Runner, Olympic Athlete, Track and Field, Australian
Misc: won gold medals in 100 and 200 meters and 4x100m relay at 1956 Olympics; also won 400m gold at 1964 Olympics, co-holder of the most Olympic gold medals (4) in track and field by a woman; in the Australian Hall of Fame.

🏆⚾Darren Daulton -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/3/1962 d.8/6/2017 N.S. (55)
MLB Catcher
Names/Places: NN: Dutch
Misc: 3x All-Star, Silver Slugger Award

🎵🎷Maurice Simon -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/26/1929 N.S. d.8/6/2019 N.S. (90)
Jazz Saxophonist

Karl Soderlund -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/12/1930 N.S. d.8/6/2020 N.S. (90)
Celebrity Spouse
Names/Places: Sally Jesse Raphael's hubby

🎵Wayne Fontana -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/28/1945 N.S. d.8/6/2020 N.S. (74)
Songwriter, Pop Singer, English
Names/Places: RN:Glyn Geoffrey Ellis
Misc: some say b. 1940
Group Names: Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders (lead), soloist
Song Titles: Game of Love

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2005, ✪ “As Good As I Once Was” by Toby Keith peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, ✪ “I Love Rocky Road” by "Weird Al" Yankovic peaked at number 106 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, ✪ “Lil Red Riding Hood” by Sam The Sham And The Pharaohs peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “The Twist (Yo, Twist)” by Fat Boys With Chubby Checker peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “(Remember The Days Of The) Old School Yard” by Cat Stevens peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “A Million Miles Away” by The Plimsouls peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Afternoons And Coffee Spoons” by Crash Test Dummies peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Always” by Erasure peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Back In The Day” by Ahmad peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Back Then” by Mike Jones peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Boom! There She Was” by Scritti Politti Featuring Roger peaked at number 53 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “California King Bed” by Rihanna peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” by Elton John peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cheap Thrills” by Sia Featuring Sean Paul peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Cuts Like A Knife” by Bryan Adams peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Do You Wanna Make Love” by Peter McCann peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Domani (Tomorrow)” by Julius LaRosa peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Don't Come Knockin'” by Fats Domino peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Everybody Ought To Be In Love” by Paul Anka peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Georgia Rose” by Tony Bennett peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Give Me That” by Webbie Featuring Bun B peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Hands To Heaven” by Breathe peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Heart Turns To Stone” by Foreigner peaked at number 56 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Hey Little One” by Dorsey Burnette peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “I Got The Keys” by DJ Khaled Featuring JAY-Z And Future peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Know You're Out There Somewhere” by The Moody Blues peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “I Shot Mr. Lee” by The Bobbettes peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Image Of A Girl” by Safaris peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Is There Something I Should Know?” by Duran Duran peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “It's Over Now (It's Alright)” by Cause And Effect peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Juicy Fruit” by Mtume peaked at number 45 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Knee Deep” by Zac Brown Band Featuring Jimmy Buffett peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Lead Me On” by Amy Grant peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Livin' In The Life” by The Isley Brothers peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Look For A Star” by Gary Miles peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Make Me...” by Britney Spears Featuring G-Eazy peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Motivation” by Kelly Rowland Featuring Lil Wayne peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “On Point” by House Of Pain peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Out Of My Head” by Lupe Fiasco Featuring Trey Songz peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Pieces Of Ice” by Diana Ross peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Pimpin' All Over The World” by Ludacris Featuring Bobby Valentino peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Please Help Me, I'm Falling” by Hank Locklin peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Please Help Me, I'm Falling” by Rusty Draper peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Prayer For The Dying” by Seal peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Pretty Flamingo” by Manfred Mann peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Rise” by Katy Perry peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Scars” by Papa Roach peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “She Ain't You” by Chris Brown peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “She Works Hard For The Money” by Donna Summer peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1949, “Some Enchanted Evening” by Perry Como peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Stay (I Missed You)” by Lisa Loeb And Nine Stories peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Summer Nights” by Lil Rob peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Superman” by Celi Bee And The Buzzy Bunch peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Tell Laura I Love Her” by Ray Peterson peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tell Me” by White Lion peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “That's When I Cried” by Jimmy Jones peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “The Border” by America peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Theme From 'Adventures In Paradise'” by Jerry Byrd peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “This Is What You Came For” by Calvin Harris Featuring Rihanna peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Tonight Tonight” by Hot Chelle Rae peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Trains And Boats And Planes” by Dionne Warwick peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Trouble In Paradise” by The Crests peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Uptight (Everything's Alright)” by Nancy Wilson peaked at number 84 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Walk Right In” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Where Are You” by Frankie Avalon peaked at number 32 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “You And Tequila” by Kenny Chesney With Grace Potter peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “You Belong To Me” by The Doobie Brothers peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “You Better Wait” by Steve Perry peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “You Let Your Heart Go Too Fast” by Spin Doctors peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1966, ✪ “I Love Onions” by Susan Christie peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1966, ✪ “I'm A Nut” by Leroy Pullins peaked at number 71 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1966, ✪ “You Can't Roller Skate In A Buffalo Herd” by Roger Miller peaked at number 39 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Ariel” by Dean Friedman peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Best Of You” by Foo Fighters peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Blue Orchid” by The White Stripes peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Don't Let Me Down” by The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Fantastic Voyage” by Coolio peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Haven't Had Enough” by Marianas Trench peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “I Just Want To Be Your Everything” by Andy Gibb peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Is There Something I Should Know?” by Duran Duran peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Make Me…” by Britney Spears Featuring G-Eazy peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Me Too” by Meghan Trainor peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Only The Lonely (Know How I Feel)” by Roy Orbison peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Rise” by Katy Perry peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sing It, Shout It” by Starz peaked at number 64 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Stop! In The Name Of Love” by The Hollies peaked at number 31 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Sweet Pea” by Tommy Roe peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2011, “The Adventures Of Rain Dance Maggie” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Treat You Better” by Shawn Mendes peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2005, “We Belong Together” by Mariah Carey peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “We're Here For The Good Time” by Trooper peaked at number 43 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “White Wedding” by Billy Idol peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Worlds Away” by Strange Advance peaked at number 46 on the Canada pop singles chart.

Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, “(Get Started) Start A Fire” by Graham Parker peaked at number 85 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Between Like And Love” by Billy Vera And The Beaters peaked at number 70 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Fire” by Haywire peaked at number 74 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Go Ahead 'N' Love Me” by The Jitters peaked at number 68 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “In Your Soul” by Corey Hart peaked at number 2 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Lost In You” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 6 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Mercedes Boy” by Pebbles peaked at number 14 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Roll With It” by Steve Winwood peaked at number 1 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Colour Of Love” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 12 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “When You Walk In The Room” by Paul Carrack peaked at number 42 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1955, ✪ “Cool Water” by Frankie Laine With The Mellowmen peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “Def Con One” by Pop Will Eat Itself peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, ✪ “Double Dutch” by Malcolm McLaren peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “Peek-A-Boo” by Siouxsie And The Banshees peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “This Is The Chorus” by Morris Minor And The Majors peaked at number 95 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “(I Want To) Kill Somebody” by S*M*A*S*H peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “A Little Boogie Woogie” by Gary Glitter peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “A Wish Away” by The Wonder Stuff peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now” by Steve Walsh peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “All Fired Up” by Pat Benatar peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Ass Like That” by Eminem peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Avenues And Alleyways” by Tony Christie peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Back To Black” by Amy Winehouse peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Bad Day” by Daniel Powter peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Best Damn Night” by Six-D peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Blue Skies” by The Jets peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Boogie Nights” by LaFleur peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cold Water” by Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber And MØ peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Consider Yourself” by Max Bygraves peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Counting Down The Days” by Natalie Imbruglia peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Cruel Summer” by Bananarama peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cruel” by Snakehips Featuring ZAYN peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Do You Really Want Me” by Broken English peaked at number 90 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Don't Lie” by Sinclair peaked at number 70 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Don't Look Back” by Lucie Silvas peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Don't Mind” by Kent Jones peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Don't Try To Stop It” by Roman Holiday peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Dummy Crusher” by Kerbdog peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Everybody” by Martin Solveig peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Everyday I Write The Book” by Elvis Costello And The Attractions peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Fading Like A Flower” by Dancing DJs vs. Roxette peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Feelings Of Forever” by Tiffany peaked at number 52 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “For You” by Farmer's Boys peaked at number 66 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Girls + Boys” by Hedboys peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Give Me Life” by Mr. V peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Gypsy Road” by Cinderella peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Hanky Panky” by Tommy James And The Shondells peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Happy-Go-Lucky-Me / Banjo Boy” by George Formby peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “He Is Sailing” by Jon And Vangelis peaked at number 61 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Him” by Sarah Brightman peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Hit By Love” by Ce Ce Peniston peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Hot” by Ideal peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “I Feel Something In The Air” by Cher peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “I'm Starting To Go Steady” by Johnny Preston peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I've Got A Feeling” by Deluxe peaked at number 87 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “If She Should Come To You” by Anthony Newley peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “If You Want” by Luciana peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Is This Love / Sweet Lady Luck” by Whitesnake peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “It's Late” by Shakin' Stevens peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Let Me Be Your Wings” by Barry Manilow And Debra Byrd peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Let Me Go” by Maverick Sabre peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Look For A Star” by Gary Mills peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Love In A Peaceful World” by Level 42 peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Love Is A Losing Game” by Amy Winehouse peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Love Is” by Catherine Buchannan peaked at number 96 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Love Letters” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Move In My Direction” by Bananarama peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Mustafa Cha Cha Cha” by Staiffi And His Mustafas peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Nightmare” by Saxon peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Only” by Nine Inch Nails peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Other 99” by Big Audio Dynamite peaked at number 81 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Perfect World” by Huey Lewis And The News peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Please Don't Tease” by Cliff Richard And The Shadows peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Prove It” by Television peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Save The Last Dance For Me” by General Saint And Don Campbell peaked at number 75 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Shame And Scandal” by Madness peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “She Makes Me Wanna” by JLS Featuring Dev peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Shine” by Motörhead peaked at number 59 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Space Cowboy” by The Jonzun Crew peaked at number 88 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Starbright” by Johnny Mathis peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Streets Of Your Town” by The Go-Betweens peaked at number 80 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Sure Beats Workin'” by Beats Workin' peaked at number 88 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Swallow My Pride” by The Ramones peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Loco-Motion” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Loyaliser” by Fatima Mansions peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Melod EP” by Dodgy peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Only Way Is Up” by Yazz And The Plastic Population peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “The Sun Goes Down” by Thin Lizzy peaked at number 52 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Think About The Way (Bom Digi Digi...)” by Ice MC peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Treat You Better” by Shawn Mendes peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Ultimate Sin” by Ozzy Osbourne peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “We're All Alone” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “What Goes Around” by Bitty McLean peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Where In The World” by BBM peaked at number 57 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “With A Girl Like You” by The Troggs peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Without You” by El Presidente peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Wrapped Around Your Finger” by The Police peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “You And Me” by Uniting Nations peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “You Made Me Believe In Magic” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1960, ✪ “Alley-Oop” by The Hollywood Argyles peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1966, ✪ “Wild Thing” by The Troggs peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Alone Like Me” by The Sharp peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Baby Jane / Ready Now” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Best Thing I Never Had” by Beyoncé peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Blue Mirage (Don't Go)” by Percy Faith or Ralph Marterie peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Blue Monday / The Beach” by New Order peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1949, “Brush Those Tears From Your Eyes” by Buddy Clark or Evelyn Knight peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White” by Perez 'Prez' Prado And His Orchestra or Les Baxter peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cold Water” by Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber And MØ peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Do What You Do / It's Automatic” by Air Supply peaked at number 45 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Don't Bring Me Down” by The Animals peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Don't Hurt Me” by DJ Mustard Featuring Nicki Minaj And Jeremih peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Don't Mind” by Kent Jones peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Down Yonder” by Johnny And The Hurricanes peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Dreams / Songbird” by Fleetwood Mac peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Gloria / Dancing Shoes” by Ray Burgess peaked at number 48 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Going In With My Eyes Open / Topanga” by David Soul peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Good Morning Judge / Don't Squeeze Me Like Toothpaste” by 10cc peaked at number 47 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2005, “He's Everything” by Sophie And Kia peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2005, “It's A Beautiful Thing” by Tammin peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Just A Song Before I Go / Dark Star” by Crosby, Stills And Nash peaked at number 59 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Khe Sanh” by Cold Chisel peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Lana” by Roy Orbison peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Longview” by Green Day peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Moves Like Jagger” by Maroon 5 Featuring Christina Aguilera peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2005, “N Dey Say” by Nelly peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Next To You” by Chris Brown Featuring Justin Bieber peaked at number 22 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Papercuts” by Illy Featuring Vera Blue peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Rehab” by Amy Winehouse peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Rhapsody In Blue / Fish Legs” by Walter Murphy peaked at number 94 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “She Means Nothing To Me / A Man And A Woman” by Phil Everly And Cliff Richard peaked at number 39 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Speak Like A Child / Party Chambers” by The Style Council peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Sweets For My Sweet” by CJ Lewis peaked at number 45 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Tar And Cement (Ti Ragazzo Della Via Gluck)” by Verdelle Smith peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Tell Laura I Love Her” by Ray Peterson peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Valerie” by Amy Winehouse peaked at number 34 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Vasoline” by Stone Temple Pilots peaked at number 24 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Why” by DJ Sammy peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Younger Girl” by The Hondells peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1977, ✪ “God Save The Queen” by Sex Pistols peaked at number 38 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, ✪ “In The Navy '94” by Village People peaked at number 42 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Boogie Nights” by Heatwave peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Church Of The Poison Mind” by Culture Club peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cold Water” by Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber And MØ peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Crash! Boom! Bang!” by Roxette peaked at number 50 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Don't Worry Bout' It” by The Kings peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Everything Burns” by Ben Moody Featuring Anastacia peaked at number 24 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Flashdance...What A Feeling” by Björn Again peaked at number 26 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Girls And Boys” by Blur peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “How Much Love” by Leo Sayer peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “I Wanna Get Next To You” by Rose Royce peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “I Was Only 19 (A Walk In The Light Green)” by Redgum peaked at number 41 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I'll Bet She's Got A Boyfriend” by Shanice (Shanice Wilson) peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “It's A Mistake” by Men At Work peaked at number 43 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Let's Go To Bed” by The Cure peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Lined Up” by Shriekback peaked at number 46 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Love Is A Stranger” by Eurythmics peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Love Is Strong” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Man With A Gun” by Jerry Harrison peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Mind Over Matter” by E.G. Daily peaked at number 37 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Moves Like Jagger” by Maroon 5 Featuring Christina Aguilera peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “N Dey Say” by Nelly peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Out Of The Moon” by Goldenhorse peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Skyscraper” by Demi Lovato peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Soweto” by Malcolm McLaren peaked at number 31 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)” by Eurythmics peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Flame” by Cheap Trick peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Rhythm Of The Night” by Corona peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Untitled (How Could This Happen To Me?)” by Simple Plan peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Valerie” by Amy Winehouse peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “We Belong Together” by Mariah Carey peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “You Are In My System” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, “Aanvallen!” by Holland (1988) peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Alie” by Normaal peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Big bisou” by Carlos peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Breakfast In Bed” by UB40 With Chrissie Hynde peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Cradle Of Love” by Johnny Preston peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Cruel Summer” by Bananarama peaked at number 48 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Dancing Tight” by Galaxy Featuring Phil Fearon peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Do You Like Me” by Spargo peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Fearless” by Kane peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Games People Play” by Inner Circle peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Hold That Sucker Down” by The O.T. Quartet peaked at number 44 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Swear” by All-4-One peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “I.O.U.” by Freeez peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Kom van dat dak af” by Peter en zijn Rockets peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Koos werkeloos” by Klein Orkest peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Laat mij maar gaan” by Wesley Ponsen peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Lady Jane” by David Garrick peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Lady-Oh” by Neil Diamond peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Latin Lover” by Decadance peaked at number 40 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Let's Have A Party” by Walter Nita And The Company peaked at number 41 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Libertà!” by Al Bano And Romina Power peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Maggie's Ambitious Mother” by Match peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Maniac” by Michael Sembello peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Mustapha” by Bob Azzam et Eddy Barclay peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Oh Oh What A Kiss” by Micky Day peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Oh What A Night (December, 1963) (Ben Liebrand Re-Mix 1988)” by The Four Seasons Featuring Frankie Valli peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Once In A While” by Timeflies peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Que viva la vida (Chiquitan)” by Belle Perez peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Rio” by Michael Nesmith peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Roc Ya Body 'Mic Check 1,2'” by M.V.P - Most Valuable Playas peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Samantha” by Diesel [NL] peaked at number 41 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sevilla” by BZN peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Show You The Way To Go” by The Jacksons peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Stil in mij” by Van Dik Hout peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Take My Love” by Good Shape peaked at number 35 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Threw It Away” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 43 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tougher Than The Rest” by Bruce Springsteen peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Treat Me Gently In The Morning” by Albert West peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Voor jou” by Corry Konings peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Vrij en bij jou zijn” by Benny Neyman peaked at number 40 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Waarom zou drinken een zonde zijn” by Patty Brard peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Wat is ze mooi” by Mike And Colin peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Wees niet bang” by Matthijs Koning peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Wrap Your Arms Around Me” by Agnetha Fältskog peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Yes, I Do Like Your Bermuda” by Los Alegres peaked at number 21 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1994, ✪ “Absolutely Fabulous” by Absolutely Fabulous (Pet Shop Boys) peaked at number 36 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “7 Seconds” by Youssou N'Dour Featuring Neneh Cherry peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Fest hos mange” by Mange Makers peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Highway Man” by Hoffmaestro And Chraa peaked at number 22 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Hymn For The Weekend” by Coldplay peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Inside” by Stiltskin peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Light It Up” by Marcus And Martinus Featuring Samantha J. peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Love Is All Around” by Wet Wet Wet peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” by Adele peaked at number 28 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Svenska hjärtan” by Lasse Lindh peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Temptation” by Arash Featuring Rebecca peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Rhythm Of The Night (Remixes)” by Corona peaked at number 39 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “The Siren” by Nightwish peaked at number 30 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Treat You Better” by Shawn Mendes peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Vandraren” by Nordman peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1994, “Away From Home” by Dr. Alban peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Baby, I Love Your Way” by Big Mountain peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Calma e sangue freddo” by Luca Dirisio peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Dirty Dancer” by Enrique Iglesias Featuring Usher And Lil Wayne peaked at number 14 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Duele el corazón” by Enrique Iglesias Featuring Wisin peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Heartbreaker” by Bluelagoon peaked at number 25 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Rising Girl” by Rising Girl peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Sing Me To Sleep” by Alan Walker peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Veni vidi vici” by Imperio peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Wherever I Go” by OneRepublic peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Willst du mit mir gehn” by Nena peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Zieh dich an und geh” by Nockalm Quintett peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2016, “Aloha” by Møme Featuring Merryn Jeann peaked at number 9 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Ce soir on vous met le feu!” by Les Fanatics peaked at number 41 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Dis-moi les silences” by Marie Myriam peaked at number 43 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2011, “French Cancan (Monsieur Sainte Nitouche)” by Inna Modja peaked at number 4 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Le diable ne s'habille plus en Prada” by Soprano peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Lonely Won't Leave Me Alone” by Glenn Medeiros peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Nowhere” by Therapy? peaked at number 43 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Plus belle la vie” by Eva [FR II] peaked at number 7 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Pop The Music” by Triim peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Shame And Scandal (In The Family)” by Madness peaked at number 12 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “T'es pas cap Pinocchio” by Pinocchio peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Real Thing” by 2 Unlimited peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Un homme debout” by Claudio Capéo peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Whatta Man” by Salt-N-Pepa Featuring En Vogue peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1960, “Alle venter på sommer” by Elisabeth Grannemann peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Did You Ever Have To Make Up Your Mind?” by The Lovin' Spoonful peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Ein Lama in Yokohama” by Schnappi und das Lama peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Good Timin'” by Jimmy Jones peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Hurts So Good” by Astrid S peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Swear” by All-4-One peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2011, “In The Eyes Of The World” by Lonely Crowd peaked at number 16 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Light It Up” by Marcus And Martinus Featuring Samantha J. peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Mitt lille land” by Ole Paus peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Ride” by Twenty One Pilots peaked at number 25 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Strangers In The Night” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Three Steps To Heaven” by Eddie Cochran peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Til ungdommen” by Herborg Kråkevik peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Vem vet” by Lisa Ekdahl peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Wild World” by Maxi Priest peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, ✪ “The Twist (Yo, Twist)” by Fat Boys With Chubby Checker peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Acid Folk” by Perplexer peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Back To Black” by Amy Winehouse peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “C'est les vacances” by Ilona Mitrecey peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cold Water” by Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber And MØ peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Comment ça va [deutsche Version]” by The Shorts peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Cross My Heart” by Eighth Wonder peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Der Tifel isch gschtorbe” by Michel Villa peaked at number 13 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Die Wüste lebt (Alarmsignal...)” by Peter Schilling peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Dirty Dancer” by Enrique Iglesias Featuring Usher And Lil Wayne peaked at number 30 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Don't Let Me Down” by The Chainsmokers Featuring Daya peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Don't You Need Somebody” by RedOne Featuring Enrique Iglesias, R. City, Serayah And Shaggy peaked at number 19 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Europe (I Need You)” by Steve Thomson peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That” by Elton John peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Inside” by Stiltskin peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Maybe In Heaven” by Kandlbauer peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Moonlight Shadow” by Mike Oldfield peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Set Fire To The Rain” by Adele peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Wherever I Go” by OneRepublic peaked at number 29 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2005, ✪ “Axel F” by Crazy Frog peaked at number 4 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Andiamo a comandare” by Fabio Rovazzi peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Back To Black” by Amy Winehouse peaked at number 3 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Je t'aime” by Federica Felini peaked at number 12 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Shimbalaiê” by Maria Gadú peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Un giorno avrò” by Daniela Pedali peaked at number 20 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1861, Abraham Lincoln signed a law freeing slaves being used by the Confederates in their war effort.

In 1911, Lucille Ball, U.S. actress and comedienne, born. In films from 1933, she was famous for her television appearances in “I Love Lucy.”

In 1914, Austria-Hungary declared war against Russia and Serbia declared war against Germany.

In 1916, D.W. Griffithʹs silent film epic “Intolerance,” which intercut four stories in four different settings and time periods, was sneak-previewed in Riverside, California.

In 1926, Harry Houdini stayed underwater for 91 minutes inside an airtight compartment that supposedly had enough air to keep a man alive for no more than six minutes.

In 1945, At 8:15 EDT, the United States B-29 Super Fortress called the “Enola Gay” dropped a ten-foot long atomic bomb code named “Little Boy” on Hiroshima, Japan, killing an estimated 140,000 people in the first use of a nuclear weapon in warfare and wiping out four square miles. A second A-bomb was dropped in Nagaski three days later. A Jay Leno Headlines segment showed a newspaper headline whose editor applied P.C. too far by referring to the bomb as the “Enola Homosexual.” Speaking of bombs, ever saw “Ishtar?”

In 1948, 08 x 06 = 48

In 1949, The great Luke Appling appears as shortstop in his 2,154th game, surpassing Rabbit Maranvilleʹs major league mark. Appling will finish with 2,218. Use the force, Luke!

In 1952, MAD Magazine first published.

In 1955, R.C., “That Old Black Magic” by Sammy Davis Jr. peaked at #13 on the pop singles chart.

In 1963, Little Stevie Wonderʹs “Fingertips, Part 2” is Americaʹs number one soul chart hit.

In 1965, “That Was The Year That Was” album by Tom Lehrer was released

In 1966, R.C., “Lil' Red Riding Hood” by Sam The Sham and The Pharaohs peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1966, Muhammad Ali knocked out Brian London in the third round to retain his world heavyweight title.

In 1970, An anti-war rock festival is held at Shea Stadium, New York, with Janis Joplin, Paul Simon, Steppenwolf and Johnny Winters. War! Huh! What is it good for? Absolutely nothing.

In 1972, The second game of the Midland Cubs and Amarillo Giants minor league doubleheader is postponed when thousands of grasshoppers begin appearing everywhere at Christensen Stadium. The massive clusters of insects, who swarmed from their nests behind the center field wall after the ballparkʹs lights were turned on, made play impossible when infielders couldnʹt see their outfielders through the hordes of fluttering invaders.

In 1977, On the cover of TV Guide: “The Muppet Showʹs Fozzie Bear and Kermit the Frog”. Other Articles: Jackie Robinson

In 1977, R.C., “Do You Wanna Make Love” by Peter McCann peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1980, On “General Hospital”, Luke and Laura spend an enchanted evening of romance while locked inside Wyndhamʹs department store.

In 1981, Firefighters in Indianapolis returned from the scene of a false alarm to find their own firehouse ablaze! Station 14 was extensively damaged from a grease fire. Somebody cookin' some five-alarm chili, maybe?

In 1982, Pink Floydʹs $10 million rock movie based on their best selling double-album “The Wall” was first shown in New York to mixed reactions. It starred Bob Geldof as a rock star named Pink. The film has virtually no dialogue or play. Itʹs a series of surreal episodes equating rock and roll with fascism, women and sex with pain and death and life in general with an inescapable madness. Though it does well at the box office, the critics have a problem with all the negativity.

In 1983, R.C., “A Million Miles Away” by Plimpsouls peaked at #82 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Cuts Like A Knife” by Bryan Adams peaked at #15 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Is There Something I Should Know” by Duran Duran peaked at number four on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “She Works Hard For The Money” by Donna Summer peaked at number three on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “The Border” by America peaked at #33 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Weird Al” Yankovicʹs single “I Love Rocky Road” peaked at #106 on the Billboard pop singles chart

In 1984, Copycat Corner Item: number one Billboard Pop Hit: “Ghostbusters,” Ray Parker Jr. Huey Lewis sues Parker, saying the Academy Award-nominated song sounds too much like his “I Want a New Drug.”

In 1985, “Prince and The Revolution — live” video by Prince and The Revolution was certified Gold and Platinum.

In 1987, On “Late Night With David Letterman,” the Dancing Waters (water fountain) begins its grand tour, tonight spending the hour in the NBC Commissary and then at “Live at Five.” Various types of liquids were poured into it throughout its reign — 20 gallons of Scope Mouthwash (300 bottles), 200 bottles of Lavoris, and 20 gallons of Carlo Rossi cheap wine.

In 1988, Accused of “being too white,” MTV finally decides to cash in on hip-hop culture with two hours each afternoon of “Yo! MTV Raps,” with your hosts Doctor Dre, Ed Lover and (on weekends) graffiti artist and rapper Fab Five Freddy.

In 1988, Featured in this weekʹs TV Guide: David Letterman

In 1988, R.C., “Boom! There She Was” by Scritti Politti/Roger peaked at #53 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Do You Love Me” by The Contours reentered the chart and peaked at #11 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Hands To Heaven” by Breathe peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “The Twist (Yo, Twist!)” by Fat Boys with Chubby Checker peaked at #16 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Tyhe Only Way Is Up” by Yaz and Plastic Population peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart and stayed there for five weeks.

In 1988, The Traveling Wilburys — Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison, and Tom Petty — go on a mini-tour prior to releasing their first album.

In 1990, “Christmas Comedy Classics” album by Various was released

In 1990, “Sydney”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS. Not even Valerie Bertinelliʹs high cuteness factor could raise the ratings.

In 1993, “Brooklyn Bridge” TV Comedy last aired on CBS.

In 1993, “Golden Palace” TV Comedy last aired on CBS.

In 1993, “Perfect Strangers”, TV Comedy; last aired on ABC.

In 1994, On the cover of TV Guide: “Paul Reiser”. Other Articles: Don Johnson

In 1994, R.C., “Can You Feel The Love Tonight” by Elton John peaked at number four on the pop singles chart.

In 1994, R.C., “Prayer For The Dying” by Seal peaked at #21 on the pop singles chart.

In 1994, R.C., “(Stay) I Miss You” by Lisa Loeb and Nine Stories hit number one on the pop charts. It was the first number one single by an unsigned act.

In 1998, Today in Late Show w/ Letterman History: As superstar Jerry Seinfeld his world stand-up comedy tour ends with a 10-show stint on Broadway, he drops by another theater on Broadway — the Ed Sullivan Theater — for a special visit to the LATE SHOW, his first since “Seinfeld” ended its nine-year run. Also featured on the broadcast is 13-year-old Hunter Scott, who is lobbying Congress to clear the name of a World War II U.S. Navy captain who he feels was wrongly court martialed.

In 1999, The movie “Mystery Men” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2015, Jon Stewart bade an emotional goodbye after 16 years as host of Comedy Centralʹs “The Daily Show.”

In 2015, “Hamilton,” the hip-hop flavored biography about Alexander Hamilton, the nationʹs first treasury secretary, opened on Broadway.

In 2048, 08 x 06 = 48

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Today is Fri Aug the 6 in the year 2021
Jan 1 began on a Fri
This is day 218 of the year
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[Iceland] Bank Holiday
[Jamaica] Independence Day (1962)
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