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The Big Datebook for August 13

Last Updated 07-03-2021

Dr. Jocelyn Elders -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1933
Government Official, Surgeon General

⚖💰🏆Gary Davidson -- is 87 in the year 2021 and 88 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1934 N.S.
Lawyer, Businessperson, Sports Figure
Misc: founder of alternative pro leagues in football (WFL), basketball (ABA), and hockey (WHA)

🏆⚾Jim "Mudcat" Grant -- is 86 in the year 2021 and 87 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1935 N.S.
MLB Pitcher

🎵Felicia Weathers -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1937
Opera Singer

🎵Dave "Baby" Cortez -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1938 N.S.
Music Producer, Composer, Songwriter, Singer, Keyboardist, Organist
Names/Places: MN:Clowney
Song Titles: The Happy Organ

🎵Fanita James -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1938
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: nee Barrett
Group Names: The Dreamers, Blossoms, Bob B. Soxx & the Blue Jeans, Crystals

🎵🎸Joe Scott Hill -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1939
Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Canned Heat, Flying Burrito Brothers

🎵Sean James Stokes -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1940
Singer, Bassist, British
Group Names: Bachelors

🏆🏈Chris Hanburger -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1941
Hall of Famer, NFL Linebacker
Misc: 9x Pro Bowl selection, 4x First-team All-Pro selection, 2x Second-team All-Pro selection, 8x First Team All-Conference, 1972 NFL 101 NFC Defensive Player of the Year
Sports Teams: Washington Redskins (1965-1978)

🎭Kevin Tighe -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1944
Actor, Stuntman, Director
TV Shows: Emergency (as paramedic Roy DeSoto), Murder One (as David Blalock)
Movie Titles: K-9, What's Eating Gilbert Grape, Another 48 Hrs.

📰⚖Janet Yellen -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1946
Economist, Government Official
Misc: Federal Reserve Chair

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🎭Gretchen Corbett -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1947
TV/Movie Actress
TV Shows: The Rockford Files (as Beth Davenport)
Movie Titles: Let's Scare Jessica to Death, Jaws of Satan, Out of It

🎵Tony Santini -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1948 N.S.
Pop Singer
Names/Places: RN:Scott Powell
Group Names: Sha Na Na

🎵Kathleen Battle -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1948
Opera Soprano
Names/Places: b. in Portsmouth, Ohio

🎭Philippe Petit -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1949 N.S.
Juggler, French
Misc: aerialist

🎵Cliff Fish -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1949
Singer, Bassist, English
Group Names: Paper Lace

🏆🏒Bobby Clarke -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1949
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Robert Earle
Misc: led the Philadelphia Flyers to consecutive Stanley Cups in 1974-75; 3-time regular season MVP (1973,75-76).
Sports Teams: Philadephia Flyers (1969-1984)

🏆⚾Andre Thornton -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1949
MLB First Baseman
Names/Places: NN:Thunder

🎭Jane Carr -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1950
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, English
Names/Places: RFN:Ellen
TV Shows: Phineas and Ferb (as Grandma Winnie), The Fairly Odd Parents, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, Dear John (as Louise)
Movie Titles: Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me, The Five Year Engagement, Treasure Planet

🎭Jeff Altman -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1951
TV Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Nurses (as Greg), Late Show with David Letterman, Baywatch
Movie Titles: Bee Movie, Highlander II: The Quickening, Soul Man, Legends of the Superheroes

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🎭🎵Alma Cuervo -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1951
Actress, Singer
TV Shows: aka Pablo
Movie Titles: Peacemaker, Celebrity, Dreams Don't Die

✍🎭Kavi Raz -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1953
Writer, Actor, Producer, Director, India
Misc: b. 1950s
TV Shows: St. Elsewhere (as Dr. V.J. Kochar)

🏆🥊Susan Tex "Sue" Green -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1953 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Wrestler

✍📰🎭Paul Greengrass -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1955
Screenwriter, Journalist, Producer/Director, English
Misc: works mostly on the directing side
Movie Titles: The Bourne Ultimatum, The Bourne Identity, Captain Phillips, United 93

🏆🏌Betsy King -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1955
Hall of Famer, Golfer
Misc: LPGA golfer (1990 Dinah Shore, 1990 US Women's Open)

🎭Hank Cheyne -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1958
Actor
TV Shows: Saints and Sinners (as Anton Vargas), Longmire
Movie Titles: Loaded Weapon 1

🎵🎸Feargal Sharkey -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1958
Punk Rock Singer, Northern Ireland
Group Names: The Undertones, soloist

🎭Alex Donnelley -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1959
Actress, German
TV Shows: Young and the Restless (as Diane Jenkins), Matt Houston
Movie Titles: Miss March, My Girl 2, Cruel Intentions 3

🎭🎵Danny Bonaduce -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1959
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia, PA
TV Shows: The Partridge Family (as Danny Partridge), World's Dumbest (as himself)
Movie Titles: The Jerk Theory, Charlotte's Web (1973)

🎵Mark Nevin -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1959
Folk Guitarist, Welsh (Wales)
Group Names: Fairground Attraction

🏆🎯Phil Taylor -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1960 N.S.
Dart Thrower, English
Names/Places: NN: The Power

🎭Sam Champion -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1961
TV Host
TV Shows: Good Morning America

🎭🎮Dawnn Lewis -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1961
TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: some say b. 1960
TV Shows: A Different World (as Jaleesa Vinson Taylor), Hangin' With Mr. Cooper (as Robin), Futurama (as various)
Movie Titles: Inside Out, Monsters University, Dreamgirls
Video Games: Tacoma

✍🎭John Slattery -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1962
Screenwriter, Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Homefront (as Al Kahn), Jack and Bobby (as Peter Benedict), Mad Men (as Roger Sterling), Veep (as Charlie Baird)
Movie Titles: Spotlight, Iron Man 2, Ant-Man

🎵🎸Kira -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1962
Punk Rock Musician
Group Names: Black Flag

🎭🏆Pamela Jean Stein -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1963
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: November 1987; married Robin Zander

🎭Steve Higgins -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1963 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Announcer
Misc: Don't Quit Your Day Job comedy troupe
TV Shows: The Higgins Boys, Gruber, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (announcer), The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (announcer)

🎭Debi Mazar -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1964
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Entourage (as Shauna Roberts), Civil Wars (as Denise Iannello), L.A. Law (as Denise Iannello), Younger (as Maggie)
Movie Titles: Goodfellas, Collateral, The Insider, Batman Forever

🏆⚾Jay Buhner -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1964
MLB Outfielder, American
Names/Places: NN: Bone
Misc: Gold Glove
Sports Teams: Seattle Mariners

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🏆⚾Tom Prince -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1964
MLB Pitcher, American

🎵🎸Ian Haugland -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1964
Music Producer, Heavy Metal Performer, Norweigan
Group Names: Europe

🏆🏈Cris Dishman -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1965
NFL Cornerback
Misc: 2x Pro Bowl; in the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Houston Oilers, Washington Redskins, Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings

🏆⚾Mark Lemke -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1965
MLB Infielder
Names/Places: NN: The Lemmer

🏆🏒Shayne Corson -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1966
NHL Player, Canadian

🎭Quinn Cummings -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1967
TV/Movie Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 1991
TV Shows: Hail to the Chief, Big Eddie, Family (as Annie Cooper)
Movie Titles: The Babysitter, Listen to Me, The Goodbye Girl

🏆🏈Tracy Rogers -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1967
NFL Linebacker

🎵Michael Knox -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1967
Music Producer

🏆🏈William Thomas -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1968
NFL Player

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🏆⚾Alex Fernandez -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1969
MLB Pitcher, American, Cuban

🎭Seana Kofoed -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1970
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Men in Trees (as Jane Burns)
Movie Titles: The Audrey Hepburn Story, Life of Crime

🏆🏈Elvis Grbac -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1970
NFL Quarterback

🏆Alan Shearer -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1970
Hall of Famer, Soccer Striker, English

🎭Rolando Molina -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1971
Actor, Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Bruce Almighty, Next Friday, Crazy/Beautiful, Eagle Eye

🏆🥊Mark "Too Sharp" Johnson -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1971 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🏆🏒Marcus Ragnarsson -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1971
NHL Defensive, Swedish

💰Kevin Plank -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1972
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Misc: Under Armour

🏆🏈Sherman Williams -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1973
NFL Player

🎵Andy Griggs -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1973
Country Singer

🏆⚾Jarrod Washburn -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1974
MLB Pitcher

🎭Grégory Fitoussi -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1976 N.S.
Actor, French
Movie Titles: G. I. Joe: The Rise of the Cobra, World War Z, Spiral

🎵Mike Melancon -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1978
Country Singer
Group Names: Emerson Drive

🎭Kathryn Fiore -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1979
Actress, Comedienne
TV Shows: MAD TV
Movie Titles: Mission: Impossible III, The Hottie and the Notie, Reno 911: Miami, The Game Plan

🎭🎮Sebastian Stan -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1982 N.S.
Actor, Stuntman, Video Game Voice Actor, Romanian
TV Shows: Gossip Girl (as Carter Baizen)
Movie Titles: Captain America: The First Avenger, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Black Swan, The Martian
Video Games: Captain America: Super Soldier

Sarah Huckabee Sanders -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1982 N.S.
Government Official
Misc: White House Press Secretary

🏆🏁Shani Davis -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1982
Speed Skater, Olympic Athlete

🎵Kalenna Harper -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1982 N.S.
Rhythm and Blues Singer

🎭Eme Ikwuakor -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1984 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Marvel's Inhumans

🎵James Morrison -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1984
Pop Singer, English

🏆🏀DeMarcus Cousins -- is 31 in the year 2021 and 32 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1990 N.S.
NBA Player
Names/Places: NN: Boogie

Luke Schroeder -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1993
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Andrea & Rick's son

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🏆🏒Johnny Gaudreau -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1993 N.S.
NHL Left Wing, American

🎭Lennon Stella -- is 22 in the year 2021 and 23 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1999
Actress
TV Shows: Nashville (as Maddie Conrad)

🎭Corey Fogelmanis -- is 22 in the year 2021 and 23 in the year 2022; b.8/13/1999
Actor
TV Shows: Girl Meets World (as Farkle Minkus)
Movie Titles: Mostly Ghostly 3: One Night in Doom House, The Maiden and the Princess, House of Lies

🎭Alyssa Jirrels -- is 21 in the year 2021 and 22 in the year 2022; b.8/13/2000 N.S.
Actress

Birdie Leigh Silverstein -- is 13 in the year 2021 and 14 in the year 2022; b.8/13/2008
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Busy Phillips and Marc's daughter

Haven Garner Warren -- is 10 in the year 2021 and 11 in the year 2022; b.8/13/2011 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Jessica Alba and Cash's daughter

✍📰William Caxton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1422 d.??/??/1491
Author, Printer, British
Misc: the first to print a book in English language: Recuyell of the Histories of Troy; ca. 1415-1422 -ca. March 1492

Erasmus Bartholin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1625 d.11/4/1698 (73)
Mathematician, Physician, Physicist
Misc: discovered the optical phenomenon of double refraction

Johann Christoph Denner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1655 d.4/26/1707 (51)
Inventor, German
Misc: musical instrument maker; the clarinet inventor

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James Gillray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1756 d.6/1/1815 (58)
Writer, English
Misc: caricaturist chiefly remembered for lively political cartoons directed against George III of England and Napoleon.

Anders Jonas Angstrom -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1814 d.6/21/1874 (59)
Astronomer, Physicist, Swedish
Misc: founded specrtoscopy, the study of light wavelengths

Lucy Stone -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1818 d.10/18/1893 (75)
Feminist, Civil Rights Leader, Suffragate, Political Activist, Murderer
Misc: women's rights pioneer

Sir George Grove -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1820 d.5/28/1900 (79)
Writer, English
Misc: English writer on music famous for his multivolume Dictionary of Music and Musicians.

💰Leonora Marie Barry -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1849 d.7/18/1923 (73)
Labor Leader
Names/Places: aka Mother Lake

🎖Annie Oakley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1860 d.11/2/1926 (66)
Hero
Names/Places: RN:Phoebe Mozee; aka:Little Sure Shot
Misc: Sharpshooter; Rifleperson; aka:Little Sure Shot in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show

🎵Emma Eames -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1865 d.6/13/1952 (86)
Opera Soprano, Chinese

💰Giovanni Agnelli -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1866 d.12/16/1945 (79)
Businessperson
Misc: founder of the Fiat (Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino) automobile company and the leading Italian industrialist of the first half of the 20th century.

🎨George Luks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1867 d.10/29/1933 (66)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Hogan's Alley; also a painter of urban scenes.

🎵John N. Ireland -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1879 d.6/12/1962 (82)
Composer, English
Misc: NOT the actor; Epic March

John Logie Baird -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1888 d.6/14/1946 (57)
Engineer, Inventor, Scottish
Misc: a father of TV; the first man to televise pictures of objects in motion.

🏆🏒Harold Edward Joseph "Bullet Joe" Simpson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1893 d.12/25/1973 (80)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Sports Teams: Winnipeg Strathconas, Selkirk Fishermen, Winnipeg Victorias, Winnipeg 61st Battalion, Edmonton Eskimos, New York Americans

🎭Bert Lahr -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1895 d.12/4/1967 (72)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RN:Irving Lahrheim
Movie Titles: The Wizard of Oz (as The Cowardly Lion)

Detlev Bronk -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1897 d.11/17/1975 (78)
Scientist, Biophysicist
Misc: Biophysics father

🎭Regis Toomey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1898 d.10/12/1991 (93)
TV/Movie Actor
Misc: over 200 films
TV Shows: Mickey Rooney Show (as Mr. Mulligan), Richard Diamond PI (as Lt. McGough), Burke's Law (as Det. Sgt. Les Hart), Petticoat Junction (as Dr. Barton Stuart)

🏆🎾Jean Borota -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1898 d.7/17/1994 (95)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, French
Misc: who played in thirty-five Wimbeldons between 1922 and 1964. In 1927, as one of the Four Musketeers (the others being Ren Lacoste, Henri Cochet, and Jacques Brugnon), he helped France win the Davis Cup for the first time.

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🎭Alfred Hitchcock -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1899 d.4/29/1980 (80)
Movie Actor, TV Host, Producer/Director, English
Names/Places: NN: The Master of Suspense; b. in London
Misc: he appeared as his own extra in 12-frame cameos in almost every movie he directed
TV Shows: Alfred Hitchcock Presents (host)
Movie Titles: The Birds, North By Northwest, Rear Window, Spellbound, 39 Steps, Psycho, Rebecca

Felix Wankel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1902 d.10/9/1988 (86)
Engineer, Inventor, German
Misc: the first rotary internal combustion engine

🎭🎵Buddy Rogers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1904 d.4/21/1999 (94)
TV/Movie Actor, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Olathe, KS; RN:Charles; Mary Pickford's ex-hubby
Misc: Matinee idol of 1920-30s
Movie Titles: Wings

🎭Barbara Bennett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1906 d.8/8/1958 (51)
Movie Actress
Names/Places: Richard's daughter

🎵Skinnay Ennis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1907 d.6/3/1963 (55)
Singer, Drummer, Bandleader

🎭Gene Raymond -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1908 d.5/3/1998 (89)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, TV Host
Names/Places: b. in New York City; Jeanette MacDonald's hubby
TV Shows: TV Reader's Digest, Fireside Theater (host)

🎭Dave Willock -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1909 d.11/12/1990 (81)
TV/Movie Actor, Panelist
Misc: 1940s films
TV Shows: Pantotime Quiz (regular), Phyllis Diller Show (regular), The Queen and I

🎭John Beal -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1909 d.4/26/1997 (87)
Movie/Stage Actor
Movie Titles: 10 Who Dare, I Am the Law, Amityville 3D

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✍🏆🏌Ben Hogan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1912 d.7/25/1997 (84)
Hall of Famer, Author, Golfer
Names/Places: b. in Dublin, Texas
Misc: 4-time PGA Player of Year; one of only four players to win all four Grand Slam titles (others are Nicklaus, Player and Sarazen); won 4 U.S. Opens, 2 Masters, 2 PGAs and 1 British Open between 1946-53; only player to win three majors in one year when he won Masters, U.S. Open and British Open in 1953; nearly killed in Feb. 13, 1949 car accident, but came back to win U.S. Open in '50; third on all-time list with 63 career wins.

🎭Kurt Kasznar -- Birth 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

🎵Lee Roy Abernathy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1913 d.5/25/1993 (79)
Gospel Singer

🏆⚾Sid Gordon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1917 d.6/17/1975 (57)
MLB Player

Frederick Sanger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1918 d.11/19/2013 (95)
Biochemist, English
Misc: insulin mocule; Nobel 1958, 80

Rex Humbard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1919 d.9/21/2007 (88)
Evangelist

🎵🎷George Shearing -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1919 d.2/14/2011 (91)
Composer, Jazz Pianist, English
Names/Places: b. in London
Misc: some say b. 1919

🎭Neville Brand -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1921 d.4/16/1992 (70)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Kewanee, IL
Misc: a WWII hero 4th most decorated, played 100s of roles
TV Shows: Untouchables (as mobster), Laredo (as Reese Bennett)
Movie Titles: Stalag 17, Birdman of Alcatraz

🎵🏆🥊Jimmy McCracklin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1921 d.12/20/2012 (91)
Hall of Famer, Singer, Harmonicaist, Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Performer, Boxer
Names/Places: RN:James David Walker

📰Robert E. Johnson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1922 d.12/27/1995 (73)
Publisher, Editor
Misc: of Jet Magazine

🎭🏆🥊🏄Lord James Blears -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1923 N.S. d.3/6/2016 N.S. (92)
Hall of Famer, Actor, Sports Announcer, Wrestler, Surfer, English
Names/Places: RN: James Ranicar Blears

🎭Jane Webb Edwards -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1925 N.S. d.3/30/2010 N.S. (84)
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: aka Jane Webb, Jane Edwards and Joanne Louise
TV Shows: The Archie Show (as Betty Cooper, Veronica Lodge, Miss Grundy and others), Tom Mix (radio series), The Batman/Superman Hour, Fantastic Voyage, "Sabrina, The Teenage Witch" (as Sabrina Spellman, Aunt Hilda, Aunt Zelda, Hagatha and others), The Brady Kids (as Ping, Pong, etc.), Star Trek: The Animated Series (guest as Lara), The New Adventures of Gilligan (as Ginger and Mary Ann)

🎵🎷Benny Bailey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1925 d.4/14/2005 (79)
Jazz Trumpeter

Fidel Castro -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1926 d.11/25/2016 N.S. (90)
Head of State, Dictator, Cuban
Names/Places: b. in Mayari, Oriente; LN:Ruz
Misc: premier dictator 1959-2008

🎭Pat Harrington Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1929 d.1/6/2016 N.S. (86)
Actor, Comedian, TV Host, Cartoon Voice Actor
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: Steve Allen Show (regular), Danny Thomas Show (as Pat Hannigan), Jack Paar Show (as Guido Panzini), Pantotime Quiz, Mr. Deeds Goes To Town, Pink Panther (as The Inspector), One Day at a Time (as Dwayne Flo Schneider the Building Super)

🎭🎵Don Ho -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1930 d.4/14/2007 (76)
Variety Show Host, Singer, Ukelele
Names/Places: b. in Kakaako, HI
Misc: guested on The Brady Bunch (Don Who?)

🎵Howard Richard "Pistol" Allen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1932 N.S. d.6/30/2002 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Drummer

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🎭Rod Hull -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1935 d.3/17/1999 (63)
Entertainment Figure, English
Misc: popular on British television in the 1970s and 1980s

🏆⚾James Timothy "Mudcat" Grant -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1935 N.S. d.6/12/2021 N.S. (85)
MLB Pitcher

🏆🏀Bill Musselman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1940 d.5/5/2000 (59)
NBA Coach, NBA Player, College Basketball Coach
Misc: was a basketball coach in the NCAA, ABA, WBA, CBA, and the NBA

🏆⚾Tony Cloninger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1940 N.S. d.7/24/2018 N.S. (77)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: only player from National League and only pitcher to have two grand slams in a game [July 3, 1966]

🎭Erin Fleming -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1941 d.4/15/2003 (61)
Actress, Canadian

🎵Dan Fogelberg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1951 d.12/16/2007 (56)
Composer/Songwriter, Guitarist, Pianist, Adult-Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Peoria, IL

🎵Hubert Duane "Hoot" Hester -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1951 N.S. d.8/30/2016 N.S. (65)
Multi-instrumentalist, Country Fiddler, Bluegrass Musician

✍🎭Tom Davis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1952 d.7/19/2012 (59)
Comedy Writer, Comedian
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (occasional member 1976-80)

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🎨Herb Ritts -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1952 d.12/26/2002 (50)
Photographer
Misc: photographer of the stars

🎵Mulgrew Miller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1955 d.5/29/2013 (57)
Pianist

🎭Sridevi Kapoor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/13/1963 N.S. d.2/24/2018 N.S. (54)
Actress, Producer, India
Misc: Bollywood's first female superstar

👑Emperor Sui Wen Ti Of China -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/21/541 d.8/13/604 (63)
King, Chinese

🎨Giovanni da Bologna -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1529 d.8/13/1608
Sculptor
Names/Places: RN:Jean Boulogne; should be known as Giambologna

René Theophile Hyacinthe Laennec -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/17/1781 d.8/13/1826 (45)
Inventor, Physician, French
Misc: invented the stethoscope

🎨Eugene Delacroix -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/26/1798 d.8/13/1863 (65)
Painter, French

✍⚛Edward John Trelawney -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/13/1792 d.8/13/1881 (88)
Author, Explorer, Traveler, English

🎨Sir John Everett Millais -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1829 N.S. d.8/13/1896 N.S. (67)
Painter, English

💰Collis Porter Huntington -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/22/1821 d.8/13/1900 (78)
Businessperson
Misc: co-builder of the Transcontinental Railroad

Florence Nightingale -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1820 d.8/13/1910 (90)
Social Reformer, Italian
Names/Places: b. in Florence; d. in London
Misc: the founder of modern nursing, inspiration to nurses everywhere

📰Horace H. Furness -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/2/1833 d.8/13/1912 (78)
Editor
Misc: was the most important American Shakespearean scholar of the 19th century.

🎵Jules Massenet -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/12/1842 d.8/13/1912 (70)
Composer, French
Names/Places: b. in Montaud; MN:Emile Frederic

🏆🏀Luther Halsey Gulick Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/4/1865 d.8/13/1918 (52)
Hall of Famer, Educator, Basketball Figure
Misc: founded Camp Fire Girls of America; he is in the Basketball Hall of Fame because he persuaded James Naismith, an instructor, to create an indoor game that could be played during the offseason of baseball called basketball.

🎭James Stuart Blackton -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/5/1875 d.8/13/1941 (66)
Filmmaker, English
Misc: introduced animation and other important film techniques that helped shape and stimulate the development of cinematic art.

✍📰⚖H. G. Wells -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/21/1866 d.8/13/1946 (79)
Novelist, Historian, Congressperson, English
Names/Places: b. in Kent; RFMN:Herbert George; d. in London
Book Titles: The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, The War of the Worlds

🏆🥊George Godfrey -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/25/1897 d.8/13/1947 (50)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Names/Places: NN:The Leiperville Shadow

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🎭Jane Darwell -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/15/1879 d.8/13/1967 (87)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: RN:Patti Woodward

🎵Joe Hinton -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/15/1929 d.8/13/1968 (38)
Soul Singer

🎵King Curtis -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/7/1934 d.8/13/1971 (37)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Tenor-sax, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN:Curtis Ousley
Misc: R&B and Jazz style; Curtis appeared on many records of the 1950's and 1960's including The Coasters' hit "Yakety Yak."

🎨💰Walter Bentley -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1888 d.8/13/1971 (82)
Designer, Manufacturer, British
Misc: automobiles

🏆⚾George M. Weiss -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/23/1895 d.8/13/1972 (77)
Hall of Famer, MLB Executive

🏆Willy Rey -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/25/1949 N.S. d.8/13/1973 N.S. (23)
Model, Playmate, Canadian, Dutch (Netherlands)
Names/Places: RN:Wilhelmina Rietveld
Misc: February 1971

🏆🏀John Bunn -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/26/1898 N.S. d.8/13/1979 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Coach
Sports Teams: Unversity of Kansas (player 1917-21, assistant coach 1921-1930), Stanford University (coach 1930-1946), Springfield College (coach 1946-1956), Colorado State College (coach 1956-1963)

🎭Charles Walters -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/17/1911 d.8/13/1982 (70)
Actor, Movie Director, Choreographer, Dancer

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🎭Joe E. Ross -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/15/1914 N.S. d.8/13/1982 N.S. (68)
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: The Phil Silvers Show (as Mess Sgt. Rupert Ritzik), Car 54 Where Are You? (as Off. Gunther Toody), It's About Time (as Gronk)

🎵Joe Tex -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/8/1933 d.8/13/1982 (49)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Soul Singer, Disco Singer
Names/Places: b. in Rogers, TX; RN:Joseph Arrington Jr.

🏆Tigran Petrosian -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/17/1929 d.8/13/1984 (55)
Chess Player, Russian
Misc: world chess champion (1963-69)

💰John Marriott -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/17/1900 d.8/13/1985 (84)
Businessperson, Executive
Misc: Marriott hotel & restaraunt chain founder

🎨Way Bandy -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/9/1941 d.8/13/1986 (45)
Artist
Misc: make-up artist of the 70s and 80s

⚖🏆🏈Edward Bennett Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/31/1920 d.8/13/1988 (68)
Attorney/Lawyer, NFL Owner
Sports Teams: Washington Redskins/Baltimore Orioles (owner)

🏆🏁Tim Richmond -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/7/1955 N.S. d.8/13/1989 N.S. (34)
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer
Misc: winner of 13 NASCAR races; d. of AIDS.

📰💰Hedley Donovan -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/24/1914 d.8/13/1990 (76)
Publisher, Executive
Misc: Time Inc. editor in chief

✍⚖James Roosevelt -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/23/1907 d.8/13/1991 (83)
Author, Congressperson
Names/Places: FDR's son

Jack Ryan -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/12/1926 d.8/13/1991 (64)
Inventor
Misc: 1000 patents including Barbie doll & Military Missles (do you see any connection?), also Hot Wheels

📰🎭David Kaplan -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1947 d.8/13/1992 (45)
Journalist, TV Producer
Misc: killed in Sarajevo Yugoslavia
TV Shows: ABC News

🏆🏁Clifford Allison -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/20/1964 d.8/13/1992 (27)
Auto Racer
Names/Places: Bobby's son

Jackson E. Betts -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/26/1904 d.8/13/1993 (89)
Congressperson

🏆⚾Mickey Mantle -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/20/1931 d.8/13/1995 (63)
Hall of Famer, MLB Center Fielder
Names/Places: b. in Spavinaw, OK; No. 7; NN:The Mick; MN:Charles
Misc: Gold Glove 1962, AL MVP 1956, 1957, 1962; N.Y. Yankees slugger; triple crown '56; Holds World Series records: 18 HR's, 40 RBI's, 42 runs scored, 43 walks, 54 strikeouts; 536 HRs, 3x MVP, 4 AL Home Run Titles; played on 7 World Series winners with NY Yankees.
Sports Teams: New York Yankees (1951-1968)

🎵Jesse Thomas -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/3/1911 d.8/13/1995 (84)
Blues Singer

🎵David Tudor -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/20/1926 d.8/13/1996 (70)
Composer

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Julien Green -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/6/1900 d.8/13/1998 (97)
Writer, Novelist

🎭Charles Macaulay -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/26/1927 d.8/13/1999 (71)
Actor
Misc: often-defeated prosecutor on television's ``The Perry Mason Mysteries''
TV Shows: Perry Mason

🎭Sally Gracie -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/31/1920 d.8/13/2001 (80)
Soap Actress
TV Shows: One Life To Live

🏆🏁🏊Albert Joseph "Al" Vande Weghe -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/28/1916 N.S. d.8/13/2002 N.S. (86)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American

🎵Ed Townsend -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/16/1929 d.8/13/2003 (74)
Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer

🏆🥊Chris Tolos -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/5/1929 d.8/13/2005 (75)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Canadian, Greek

🎵Francine Barker -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/28/1947 N.S. d.8/13/2005 N.S. (58)
Hall of Famer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: NN:Peaches; RLN:Hurd
Group Names: Peaches and Herb

David Russell Lange -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/4/1942 d.8/13/2005 (63)
Prime Minister, New Zealand

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💰Brooke Astor -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/30/1902 d.8/13/2007 (105)
Philanthropist
Names/Places: Vincent's widow

🎭John Bentley -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/2/1916 d.8/13/2009 (92)
Actor, English

🏆⚾Fred W. Brocklander III -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/5/1940 d.8/13/2009
MLB Umpire
Names/Places: MN:William

🎵🎸Allen Shellenberger -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/15/1969 d.8/13/2009 N.S. (0)
Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Lit

✍📰Edwin Newman -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/25/1919 N.S. d.8/13/2010 N.S. (91)
Author, Newscaster, Journalist, Commentator
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: Grumpy heavyset most literate news commentator of NBC News

✍📰💰Helen Gurley Brown -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/18/1922 d.8/13/2012 (90)
Author, Editor, Businessperson
Names/Places: b. in Green Forest, Ark.
Misc: Cosmopolitan Magazine founder and former co-editor

🏆⚾Johnny Pesky -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/27/1919 d.8/13/2012 (92)
MLB Manager, MLB Coach, MLB Player
Misc: Spent a six-decade-long association with the Red Sox as player, manager, broadcaster, coach, and executive became one of the most popular figures in the history of the team.
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox

🎵Tompall Glaser -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/3/1933 d.8/13/2013 (79)
Country Singer
Group Names: Tompall & the Glaser Brothers

🎵🎸Jon Brookes -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/21/1968 d.8/13/2013 (44)
Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: Charlatans

🎭Kenny (Star Wars) Baker -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/24/1934 d.8/13/2016 N.S. (81)
Actor, English
Movie Titles: Flash Gordon, The Elephant Man, Star Wars (series as R2-D2), Time Bandits

🎭Joseph Bologna -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/30/1934 d.8/13/2017 N.S. (82)
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
Movie Titles: Ice Age: The Meltdown, Big Daddy, The Woman in Red, Blame It on Rio

🎭Patricia Benoit -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/21/1927 N.S. d.8/13/2018 N.S. (91)
TV Actress
TV Shows: Mister Peepers (as Nancy Remington)

🎭Kip Addotta -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/16/1944 N.S. d.8/13/2019 N.S. (75)
Comedian, Game Show Host
Song Titles: Wet Dream, Life in the Slaw Lane, Big Cockroach
TV Shows: Everything Goes (host on Playboy Channel)

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1960, ✪ “Bad Man's Blunder” by The Kingston Trio peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, ✪ “Cool Water” by Jack Scott peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, ✪ “I Put A Spell On You” by Alan Price Set peaked at number 80 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1955, ✪ “It's A Sin To Tell A Lie” by Somethin' Smith And The Redheads peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, ✪ “Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini” by Brian Hyland peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, ✪ “Sergeant Preston Of The Yukon” by Ray Stevens peaked at number 108 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, ✪ “Shiny Shiny” by Haysi Fantayzee peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, ✪ “They're Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haaaa!” by Napoleon XIV peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “(You Make Me Feel) So Good” by The McCoys peaked at number 53 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Ain't That A Shame” by Pat Boone peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Always In My Heart” by Tevin Campbell peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Am I The Only One” by Dierks Bentley peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Be My Baby Tonight” by John Michael Montgomery peaked at number 73 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Best Thing I Never Had” by Beyoncé peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Better Be Home Soon” by Crowded House peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Cater 2 U” by Destiny's Child peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cold Water” by Major Lazer Featuring Justin Bieber And MØ peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Come To My Window” by Melissa Etheridge peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Down The Hall” by The Four Seasons peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Fake Friends” by Joan Jett And The Blackhearts peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Far Far Away” by Don Gibson peaked at number 72 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Feels So Fine” by Johnny Preston peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Funkdafied” by Da Brat peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Funky Y-2-C” by The Puppies peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Happiness” by Billy Lawrence peaked at number 87 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Happy Shade Of Blue” by Freddy Cannon peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Heartbreak (It's Hurtin' Me)” by Jon Thomas And His Orchestra peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “How To Love” by Lil Wayne peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Hummingbird” by Les Paul And Mary Ford peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “I Believe I'm Gonna Make It” by Joe Tex peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “I Can't Help Myself” by Eddie Rabbitt peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Feel Free” by Belinda Carlisle peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Miss You” by Aaron Hall peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “I've Been Loved Before” by Shirley And Lee peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “If I Die Young” by The Band Perry peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Is There Any Chance” by Marty Robbins peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “It's A Crazy World” by Mac McAnally peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “It's Inevitable” by Charlie peaked at number 38 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “It's Uncanny” by Daryl Hall And John Oates peaked at number 80 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Just Got Paid” by Johnny Kemp peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Knocked Out” by Paula Abdul peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Lady Jane” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Let Me Hold You” by Bow Wow Featuring Omarion peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Make Me Lose Control” by Eric Carmen peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Marvin's Room” by Drake peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Me Too” by Meghan Trainor peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Midnight Blue” by Louise Tucker peaked at number 46 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Mio Amore” by The Flamingos peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Mother's Little Helper” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “My Cherie Amour” by The Soul Train Gang peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “My Tani” by The Brothers Four peaked at number 50 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Nappy Heads” by Fugees peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Night Train” by The Viscounts peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “No Guns, No Murder” by Rayvon peaked at number 94 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Otis” by JAY-Z Featuring Kanye West And Otis Redding peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Over Under Sideways Down” by The Yardbirds peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Party Lights” by Natalie Cole peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Question” by Lloyd Price peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Radio Free Europe” by R.E.M. peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Rock And Roll Never Forgets” by Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Rock Of Ages” by Def Leppard peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Saved By Zero” by The Fixx peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Searching For My Love” by Bobby Moore And The Rhythm Aces peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “She's Mine” by Conway Twitty peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Shine” by Collective Soul peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Sign Your Name” by Terence Trent D'Arby peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Something More” by Sugarland peaked at number 35 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Somewhere, My Love (Lara's Theme)” by Ray Conniff Singers peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Spring Love (Come Back To Me)” by Stevie B. peaked at number 43 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Sticks And Stones” by Ray Charles peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Summer In The City” by The Lovin' Spoonful peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Super Bass” by Nicki Minaj peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Sweet Sensual Love” by Big Mountain peaked at number 80 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Swingin' Down The Lane” by Jerry Wallace peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Take It Easy” by Mad Lion peaked at number 69 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “That Part” by ScHoolboy Q And Kanye West peaked at number 40 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “The Kentuckian Song” by The Hilltoppers peaked at number 20 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “This Door Swings Both Ways” by Herman's Hermits peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Weekend Love (I Can't Understand)” by Queen Latifah peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “West Coast Summer Nights” by Tony Carey peaked at number 64 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Who's Behind The Door?” by Zebra peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “You And Me” by Alice Cooper peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “You Made Me Believe In Magic” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Your Good Thing (Is About To End)” by Mable John peaked at number 95 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “You” by Bonnie Raitt peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1966, ✪ “Wild Thing” by The Troggs peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Baby Don't Change Your Mind” by Gladys Knight And The Pips peaked at number 58 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Baby Jane” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Behind These Hazel Eyes” by Kelly Clarkson peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

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

In 2016, “Don't Mind” by Kent Jones peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Don't Stop The Party” by The Black Eyed Peas peaked at number 18 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Heaven Or Hell” by Salt-N-Pepa peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1966, “I Saw Her Again (Last Night)” by The Mamas And The Papas peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “In The Middle” by Tim Moore peaked at number 89 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1960, “It's Now Or Never / A Mess Of Blues” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” by Katy Perry peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1977, “My Heart Belongs To Me” by Barbra Streisand peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Needed Me” by Rihanna peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Rag Doll” by Aerosmith peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Ride” by Twenty One Pilots peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

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

In 1994, “Sabotage” by Beastie Boys peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” by Adele peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Something To Live For” by Barney Bentall And The Legendary Hearts peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “The French Song” by Joan Jett And The Blackhearts peaked at number 42 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Tonight Tonight” by Hot Chelle Rae peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Total Eclipse Of The Heart” by Bonnie Tyler peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, “I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That” by Elton John peaked at number 1 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Walk, Don't Run” by Malcolm Burn peaked at number 87 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, ✪ “Charlton Heston” by Stump peaked at number 72 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, ✪ “I Love How You Love Me” by Paul And Barry Ryan peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, ✪ “Midnight At The Oasis” by The Brand New Heavies peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, ✪ “The Man With The 4-Way Hips” by Tom Tom Club peaked at number 82 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Adore” by Joe Roberts peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Alabama Jubilee” by The Ferko String Band peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Away From Home” by Dr. Alban peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “B Good 2 Me” by Ronni Simon peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Be My Light, Be My Guide” by Gene peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Big Log” by Robert Plant peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Bombadin” by 808 State peaked at number 67 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Booti Call” by BLACKstreet peaked at number 56 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Chocolate Girl” by Deacon Blue peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Crazy” by The Manhattans peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Dancing On My Own” by Calum Scott peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Daydream Believer” by Local Hero peaked at number 84 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Don't Give It Up” by Lemar peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Don't Stop” by MC Hammer peaked at number 72 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Dreams” by Fleetwood Mac peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Dreams” by The Game peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Easy” by The Commodores peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Freak” by Bruce Foxton peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Getaway” by Texas peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Give It Up” by K.C. And The Sunshine Band Featuring K.C. peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Give It Up” by Public Enemy peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Gone Up In Flames” by Morning Runner peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Good Grief” by Bastille peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Happy Ever After” by Julia Fordham peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Hustle! (To The Music...)” by Funky Worm peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Didn't Mean It” by Status Quo peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Like” by Shanice (Shanice Wilson) peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Say Nothing” by Voice Of The Beehive peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “I Want You” by Bob Dylan peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Is A Bluebird Blue” by Conway Twitty peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Jibaro” by Electra peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Lifeforms” by Future Sound Of London peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Like Dreamers Do” by Mica Paris Featuring Courtney Pine peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Love Makes A Woman” by Joyce Sims peaked at number 85 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Love's Such A Wonderful Thing” by The Real Thing peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Lovely Day” by Central Line peaked at number 81 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Lucas With The Lid Off” by Lucas peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Lucky One” by Amy Grant peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Mad About You” by Belinda Carlisle peaked at number 67 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Masterchef Synesthesia” by Swede Mason peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “No More (I Can't Stand It)” by Maxx peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Oh” by Ciara Featuring Ludacris peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Papa Loves Mama” by Joan Regan peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Paradise” by The Stranglers peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “People Like You” by Melody peaked at number 90 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Pump Up London” by Mr. Lee peaked at number 64 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Put Our Heads Together” by The O'Jays peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Put Your Handz Up” by Whooliganz peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Return To Yesterday” by Lilac Time peaked at number 82 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Revol” by Manic Street Preachers peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Roadrunner” by Jonathan Richman peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Rock My World” by Five Star peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Satisfy My Love” by Sabrina Johnston peaked at number 62 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Searching” by China Black peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Shakin' All Over” by Johnny Kidd And The Pirates peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Stay On Top” by Uriah Heep peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Step By Step” by Steve Perry peaked at number 41 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Strange Lady In Town” by Frankie Laine peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Super Bass” by Nicki Minaj peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Super Fly Guy” by S'Express peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Swagger Jagger” by Cher Lloyd peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “That Girl Wants To Dance With Me” by Gregory Hines peaked at number 93 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Colour Of Love” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 65 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “The Face Of Dorian Gray” by Robert Marlow peaked at number 93 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Feeling” by Tin Tin Out Featuring Sweet Tee peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1966, “The More I See You” by Chris Montez peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Simple Things” by Joe Cocker peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “This Time I Found Love” by Rozalla peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “True Spirit” by Carleen Anderson peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Turn The Music Up!” by Chris Paul peaked at number 73 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Two Fatt Guitars (Revisited)” by Direckt peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Walking The Floor Over You” by Pat Boone peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1983, “We're Gonna Groove Tonight” by The Biz peaked at number 83 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “What Love Can Be” by Kingdom Come peaked at number 78 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Who Do You Think Of” by M.O peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Work Work Work (Pub Club Sleep)” by Rakes peaked at number 28 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1988, “You Came” by Kim Wilde peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Your Song” by Billy Paul peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2016, “Alarm” by Anne-Marie peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Back On The Breadline” by Hunters And Collectors peaked at number 41 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Bad Boys” by Wham! peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Boom” by Snoop Dogg Featuring T-Pain peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Brad Pitt's Cousin” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring XP peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Buffalo Soldier” by Bob Marley And The Wailers peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Crash” by Usher peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Cruel” by Snakehips Featuring ZAYN peaked at number 34 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Don't Go” by Hothouse Flowers peaked at number 39 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1949, “Down Among The Sheltering Palms” by Al Jolson And The Mills Brothers peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Flashdance...What A Feeling” by Björn Again peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Get It Poppin'” by Fat Joe Featuring Nelly peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Glad To be Alive / No Scruples” by Windchase peaked at number 100 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Hey What Now!” by The Cockroaches peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “I Go To Rio / This Time Around” by Peter Allen peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

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

In 2005, “I Want You” by Paris Avenue Featuring Robin One peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “It's A Mistake” by Men At Work peaked at number 34 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Just A Closer Walk With Thee” by Jimmie Rodgers peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Lara's Theme” by The MGM Singing Strings peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Light My Fire” by Club House Featuring Carl peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Lonely Boy / Must Be Crazy” by Andrew Gold peaked at number 32 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Lost In France / Baby I Remember You” by Bonnie Tyler peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Man With A Gun” by Jerry Harrison peaked at number 17 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Motor Bikin' / Working For The Union” by Chris Spedding peaked at number 63 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Motor's Too Fast” by James Reyne peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1983, “My Boyfriend's Back” by Melissa Manchester peaked at number 48 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Over Under Sideways Down” by The Yardbirds peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Right There” by Nicole Scherzinger Featuring 50 Cent peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1949, “Say Something Sweet To Your Sweetheart” by The Ink Spots or The Joe Loss Orchestra peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Setting The World On Fire” by Kenny Chesney With P!nk peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Shine” by Collective Soul peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Snake Skin Shoes” by The Black Sorrows peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1949, “So Tired” by Russ Morgan or Dorothy Squires peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Spirit In The Night / Questions” by Manfred Mann's Earth Band peaked at number 73 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1949, “Strange Music” by Bing Crosby peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “That Magic Touch / Big Boy (Let's Do it Again)” by Angel peaked at number 78 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Tracks Of My Tears / Missing You” by Shirley peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Waitin' For The Heartache” by Jimmy Barnes peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “When / Superstar” by Showaddywaddy peaked at number 79 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1988, “When It's Love” by Van Halen peaked at number 23 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1960, “When Will I Be Loved / Be Bop A-Lula” by The Everly Brothers peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1955, “Where Will The Dimple Be?” by Rosemary Clooney And The Mellowmen peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Wild Night” by John Mellencamp With Me'shell N'degéocello peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Yes I Am” by Jack Vidgen peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1977, “You'll Never Find Another Love Like Mine / Let's Fall In Love All Over Again” by Lou Rawls peaked at number 22 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1983, ✪ “Our House” by Madness peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, ✪ “Pumped Up Kicks” by Foster The People peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “A Love Supreme” by Will Downing peaked at number 40 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Angel In Your Arms” by Hot peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Any Time, Any Place” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Changed The Way You Kiss Me” by Example peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Crossfire” by The Bellamy Brothers peaked at number 14 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Da Doo Ron Ron” by Shaun Cassidy peaked at number 36 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Daisy Star” by David Dundas peaked at number 38 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Don't Be Shy” by Kulcha peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Ein Lama In Yokohama” by Schnappi und das Lama peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Final Song” by MØ peaked at number 20 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Fraction Too Much Friction” by Tim Finn peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Good People” by Jack Johnson peaked at number 25 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “High School Dance” by The Sylvers peaked at number 18 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That” by Elton John peaked at number 21 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “I Like The Way” by BodyRockers peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Want You Back” by Bananarama peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Just Play Music” by Big Audio Dynamite peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Love Changes (Everything)” by Climie Fisher peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Ngaire” by The Mutton Birds peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Not Over You” by Gavin DeGraw peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Pale Sun” by Pop Mechanix peaked at number 45 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Perfect Strangers” by Jonas Blue Featuring JP Cooper peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Perfect” by Fairground Attraction peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Playa's Only” by R. Kelly Featuring The Game peaked at number 22 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Rain Over Me” by Pitbull Featuring Marc Anthony peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Simply Irresistible” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Temptation” by Heaven 17 peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1977, “The One I Sing My Love Songs To” by Toni Williams peaked at number 9 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Real Thing” by 2 Unlimited peaked at number 22 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1983, “True Love Ways” by Cliff Richard With The London Philharmonic Orchestra peaked at number 45 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Underneath The Radar” by Underworld peaked at number 14 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1988, ✪ “Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini” by Albert West And Brian Hyland peaked at number 43 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, ✪ “Magic Fly” by Space peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “The Twist (Yo, Twist)” by Fat Boys With Chubby Checker peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “All Time High” by Rita Coolidge peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Amarillo (Remix)” by Albert West peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “And The Bite Goes On” by MC Miker G And Deejay Sven peaked at number 45 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Bus Stop” by The Hollies peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Cokane In My Brain” by Dillinger peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Dans je de hele nacht met mij” by Karin Kent peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “De Cowboy-dans” by De Havenzangers peaked at number 31 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Do It Again Medley With Billie Jean” by Clubhouse peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Don't Wanna Go Home” by Jason Derulo peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Even stil” by Brainpower peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Everybody!” by Sonic Surfers peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Fool For You” by Krystl peaked at number 27 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Glam Slam” by Prince peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Hey, St. Peter” by Flash And The Pan peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2016, “I Hate U, I Love U” by Gnash Featuring Olivia O'Brien peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “I Owe You Nothing” by Bros peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1966, “I Want You” by Bob Dylan peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Isn't It Midnight” by Fleetwood Mac peaked at number 32 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Jou / Moe” by Maud peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Keep On Keepin' On” by John Spencer peaked at number 39 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1960, “La bella” by Rocco Granata peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” by Katy Perry peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Lido Shuffle” by Boz Scaggs peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Loosey's Rap” by Rick James peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Love Cat” by Roberto Jacketti And The Scooters peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Monkey” by George Michael peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Natuurtalent” by Kus peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Perfect Strangers” by Jonas Blue Featuring JP. Cooper peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Pump Up The Flim Flam” by Tolga "Flim Flam" Balkan peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Reflections Of My Life” by Ruddy Thomas And Barry Biggs peaked at number 34 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Roulette” by Future World Orchestra peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Rumbamania” by Rumba Tres peaked at number 41 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1977, “So You Win Again” by Hot Chocolate peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Stereo Hearts” by Gym Class Heroes Featuring Adam Levine peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Super Fly Guy” by S'Express peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “There's A Beat Going On...” by Londonbeat peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Too Good” by Drake Featuring Rihanna peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Treat You Better” by Shawn Mendes peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Tribute (Right On)” by The Pasadenas peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1960, “Unter fremden Sternen (Fährt ein weißes Schiff nach Hongkong)” by Freddy peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Vakantie” by Lil' Kleine peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Waiting For A Train” by Flash And The Pan peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “We Came To Dance” by Ultravox peaked at number 39 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Whammer Slammer” by Warp 9 peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Who's That Girl?” by Eurythmics peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Word Up” by Gun peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1983, “Baby Jane” by Rod Stewart peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Beat It” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “China Girl” by David Bowie peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Dance With A Stranger” by Leana peaked at number 13 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Ella elle l'a” by France Gall peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Every Breath You Take” by The Police peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Fast Car” by Tracy Chapman peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Flashdance...What A Feeling” by Irene Cara peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Go On Move” by Reel 2 Real Featuring The Mad Stuntman peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Good Morning Judge” by 10cc peaked at number 12 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Didn't Mean It” by Status Quo peaked at number 21 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Let Me Hold You (Turn Me On)” by Cheat Codes And Dante Klein peaked at number 12 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Let Me Love You” by DJ Snake Featuring Justin Bieber peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Loca People (What The F**k!)” by Sak Noel peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Motherlover” by The Lonely Island Featuring Justin Timberlake peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Perfect Strangers” by Jonas Blue Featuring JP. Cooper peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Rock And Roll Is King” by Electric Light Orchestra peaked at number 20 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Run To The Sun” by Erasure peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Shine” by Aswad peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Superstitious” by Europe peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Who's That Girl?” by Eurythmics peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Wild World” by Maxi Priest peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2005, ✪ “(Is This The Way To) Amarillo?” by Hermes House Band And Tony Christie peaked at number 45 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Boundaries” by Leena Conquest peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Buffalo Soldier” by Bob Marley And The Wailers peaked at number 14 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Circle In The Sand” by Belinda Carlisle peaked at number 26 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Comment ça va [deutsche Version]” by The Shorts peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Danza kuduro” by Lucenzo Featuring Don Omar peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Dirty Diana” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Don't Go” by Hothouse Flowers peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Don't Stop The Party” by The Black Eyed Peas peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Don't Wanna Go Home” by Jason Derulo peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Every Breath You Take” by The Police peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Flames Of Love” by Fancy peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Little 15” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 25 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Little In The Middle” by Milow peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Lost In France” by Bonnie Tyler peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Love Me Right” by Rose May Alaba peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Macho Macho” by Rainhard Fendrich peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Maria” by US5 peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Mañana” by Peter Kent And Luisa Fernandez peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

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

In 1977, “Mr. Captain” by Springtime peaked at number 9 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Orzowei” by Oliver Onions peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Paperback Writer” by The Beatles peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Rock And Roll Is King” by Electric Light Orchestra peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Shake Your Balla (1, 2, 3 Alarma)” by Hot Banditoz peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sir Duke” by Stevie Wonder peaked at number 10 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2011, “So perfekt” by Casper peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Sofia” by Alvaro Soler peaked at number 3 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sorrow” by Mort Shuman peaked at number 2 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Still Remember Yvonne” by Andy Baum peaked at number 17 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Strangers In The Night” by Frank Sinatra peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This)” by Eurythmics peaked at number 9 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1988, “The Race” by Yello peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “The Rhythm Of The Night” by Corona peaked at number 6 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Wrap Your Arms Around Me” by Agnetha Fältskog peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1994, “You Don't Love Me (No, No, No)” by Dawn Penn peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2016, ✪ “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Panic! At The Disco peaked at number 159 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “7 Seconds” by Youssou N'Dour Featuring Neneh Cherry peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Dirty Diana” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 9 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Every Single Day” by Benassi Bros. Featuring Dhany peaked at number 23 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Let Me Love You” by DJ Snake Featuring Justin Bieber peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Letitgo” by Prince peaked at number 46 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “No More (I Can't Stand It)” by Maxx peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Omen III” by Magic Affair peaked at number 12 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Que je t'aime (en concert à Bercy)” by Johnny Hallyday peaked at number 31 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “San ou (La rivière)” by Dezil' peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Schnappi, das kleine Krokodil” by Schnappi peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Soleil” by Kassav' peaked at number 40 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Sucker For Pain” by Lil Wayne, Wiz Khalifa And Imagine Dragons Featuring Logic, Ty Dolla $ign And X Ambassadors peaked at number 18 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Summer 2016” by L.E.J peaked at number 5 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Sénégal Fast Food” by Amadou And Mariam Featuring Manu Chao peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1983, “Buffalo Soldier” by Bob Marley And The Wailers peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1966, “Bus Stop” by The Hollies peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Hymn For The Weekend” by Coldplay peaked at number 13 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Let Me Hold You (Turn Me On)” by Cheat Codes And Dante Klein peaked at number 15 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1994, “No Good (Start The Dance)” by The Prodigy peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Since U Been Gone” by Kelly Clarkson peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Someone Like You” by Adele peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Stay Warm” by The Warlocks peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1994, ✪ “(Meet) The Flintstones” by The B.C. 52's (The B-52's) peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, ✪ “Everybody Gonfi-Gon” by Two Cowboys peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, ✪ “Pop Muzik” by All Systems Go peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “All Of Me (Boy Oh Boy)” by Sabrina peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1983, “Another Life” by Kano peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Ass Like That” by Eminem peaked at number 25 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Babacar” by France Gall peaked at number 27 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Body In Motion” by Atlantic Ocean peaked at number 40 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Breakfast In Bed” by UB40 With Chrissie Hynde peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Danza kuduro” by Lucenzo Featuring Don Omar peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Don't Be So Shy (Filatov And Karas Remix)” by Imany peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Eins, zwei, Polizei” by Mo-Do peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Everything Burns” by Ben Moody Featuring Anastacia peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Hole In My Heart (All The Way To China)” by Cyndi Lauper peaked at number 13 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1983, “I Guess That's Why They Call It The Blues” by Elton John Featuring Stevie Wonder peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “I Like” by Shanice (Shanice Wilson) peaked at number 49 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1994, “Love Is Strong” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 29 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “Man Down” by Rihanna peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Maria” by US5 peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Monkey” by George Michael peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Sing Me To Sleep” by Alan Walker peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Space Cowboy” by Banaroo peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2011, “The Edge Of Glory” by Lady Gaga peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2016, “Treat You Better” by Shawn Mendes peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2005, “Bad Day” by Daniel Powter peaked at number 3 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Lose Control” by Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott Featuring Ciara And Fatman Scoop peaked at number 18 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2005, “Sara” by Paolo Meneguzzi peaked at number 10 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2011, “The Sound Of Sunshine” by Michael Franti And Spearhead peaked at number 3 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1814, The Cape Colony in southern Africa was ceded by the Dutch to Britain.

In 1899, Acclaimed motion-picture director Alfred Hitchcock was born in London, England. The rotund filmmaker thrilled audiences with such films as “Rebecca,” “Suspicion,” “Saboteur,” “Lifeboat,” “Shadow of a Doubt,” “Strangers on a Train,” “The Man Who Knew Too Much,” “Dial ʹMʹ for Murder,” “To Catch a Thief,” “Rear Window,” “Vertigo,” “North by Northwest,” “Psycho,” “The Birds,” “Marnie,” “Frenzy” and “Family Plot,” as well as via a weekly TV series, “Alfred Hitchcock Presents.” He died on April 29, 1980.

In 1910, In a unique statistical game, the Brooklyn Dodgers and Pittsburgh Pirates played to an 8-8 tie. Each team had 38 at-bats, 13 hits, 12 assists, two errors, five strikeouts, three walks, one hit batsman and one passed ball.

In 1912, Saint Josephʹs College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was granted the first experimental radio license by the U.S. Department of Commerce.

In 1932, The Mickey Mouse film, “Mickeyʹs Nightmare”, is released. Pluto and Minnie Mouse also appear. This film is a remake of the Oswald the Lucky Rabbit film, “Poor Papa”.

In 1934, The satirical comic strip “Lʹil Abner,” created by Al Capp, made its debut; it lasted until November 13, 1977. In those early days, the cartoon strip was carried in eight newspapers. Eventually, it would be in more than 500, and would be the basis for a Broadway play and a Hollywood movie, too.

In 1942, Walt Disneyʹs animated feature “Bambi” had its U.S. premiere at Radio City Music Hall in New York, five days after its world premiere in London. Who was that guy who said he shot Bambiʹs mother?

In 1948, The Pluto film, “Cat Nap Pluto” is released.

In 1951, Any fan who shows up with a musical instrument during the Dodgersʹ Musical Depreciation Night is admitted free to the Ebbets Field contest against Boston. With an assortment of trumpets, trombones, zithers, tubas, accordions, bugles, flutes, various types of drums, violins, mandolins, assorted horns, a glockenspiel, a washboard, and a piano, 2,426 fans, which is about 10% of the total crowd, take advantage of the teamʹs unusual promotion.

In 1952, The careers of songwriters and producers Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller were launched when Big Mama Thornton recorded their song “Hound Dog”. It topped the R ʹn B chart for seven weeks the following year. Elvis Presley took the song to number one on the record charts in 1956. Some of their other hits include “Love Me Tender”, “Yakety Yak” and “Charlie Brown”.

In 1954, The Donald Duck film, “Grin and Bear It” is released. Humphrey Bear also appears. Ranger J. Audubon Woodlore makes his debut appearance.

In 1960, The first two-way telephone conversation by satellite took place with the help of Echo One, a balloon satellite.

In 1961, The East German government closed the border between the east and the west sections of Berlin with barbed wire fence to discourage further population movement to the west. Two days later, work began on the Berlin Wall. Twenty-eight years later, in 1989, the Berlin Wall was dismantled.

In 1964, R.C., “Do Wah Diddy Diddy” by Manfred Mann peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1965, The Beatlesʹ “Help! Original Soundtrack” album was released in the U.S.

In 1966, On the cover of TV Guide: “cast of F Troop: Melody Patterson (Wrangler Jane) and Larry Storch (Corporal Agarn)”. Other Articles: TV Game Shows, Fess Parker

In 1966, R.C., “Lady Jane” by The Rolling Stones peaked at #24 on the pop singles chart.

In 1966, R.C., “Mothers Little Helper” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1966, R.C., “Summer In The City” by The Lovin' Spoonful peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1966, R.C., “Theyʹre Coming To Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa!” by Napoleon XIV peaked at number three on the pop singles chart. It is still a demented classic today.

In 1971, Saxophonist King Curtis was stabbed to death outside his New York home. He was 37. Curtis appeared on many records of the 1950s and 1960s including The Coastersʹ hit “Yakety Yak.”

In 1975, “The Advocate” magazine declares 1975 “The Year of Disco.”

In 1976, The 1974 movie “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” opened in movie theaters in Germany.

In 1977, Bachman-Turner Overdrive (“Takin' Care of Business”) disbands.

In 1977, R.C., “Rock And Roll Never Forgets” by Bob Seger peaked at #41 on the pop singles chart.

In 1977, “Sugar Time!”, TV Comedy; debut on ABC.

In 1979, Cheap Trick has the biggest hit of their career, “I Want You to Want Me.” The tune was originally on their second L.P., “In Color,” which came out in 1977. However the song took off when it was included on the “Live at Budokan” album. The record goes gold on this date.

In 1979, “I Want You To Want Me” single by Cheap Trick was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1979, NEW ON DAYTIME TV! The game show “MIND READERS” hosted by DICK MARTIN debuts on NBC

In 1980, President Carter was nominated for a second term by the Democratic National Convention in New York and picked Vice President Mondale as his running mate. They lost in November to Ronald Reagan and George Bush.

In 1981, The Rolling Stones released their single “Start Me Up” off the “Tatoo You” LP.

In 1981, “Juice” album by Juice Newton was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1981, In a ceremony at his California ranch, President Ronald Reagan signed a historic package of tax and budget reductions.

In 1983, R.C., “Give It Up” by K.C. and The Sunshine Band peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Rock Of Ages” by Def Leppard peaked at #16 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Saved By Zero” by The Fixx peaked at #20 on the pop singles chart.

In 1983, R.C., “Shiny Shiny” by Haysi Fantayzee peaked at #74 on the pop singles chart.

In 1986, The Senate approved President Reaganʹs request for $100 million in aid to the Nicaraguan contras. He later took the Contra Rap.

In 1988, On the cover of TV Guide: “Alf”. Other Articles: Star Trek the Next Generation, David Brinkley

In 1988, R.C., “Just Got Paid” by Johnny Kemp peaked at number ten on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Knocked Out” by Paula Abdul peaked at #41 on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, R.C., “Sign Your Name” by Terence Trent DʹArby peaked at number four on the pop singles chart.

In 1988, “Donʹt Worry, Be Happy”, by Bobby McFerrin entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1990, “The Pat Sajak Show” TV Talk Show finally hits the bankrupt space on CBS' “Wheel of Programming.”

In 1992, Comedian, actor and director Woody Allen began legal action against actress Mia Farrow to win custody of their three children. A judge ruled against Allen in June 1993.

In 1994, R.C., “Come To My Window” by Melissa Etheridge peaked at #25 on the pop singles chart.

In 1994, R.C., “Shine” by Collective Soul peaked at #11 on the pop singles chart.

In 1994, Veteran entertainer Red Skelton was among the inductees into the Radio Hall of Fame.

In 1997, The animated series “South Park”, rated TV-M, debut on Comedy Central. First up: aliens give one of the boys an “anal probe”, then abduct another babyʹs brother, Kenny gets killed, Cartman sets his cat on fire, and the baby does a David Caruso impression. Lesson: kicking real-life babies can result in permanent injuries, but cartoon babies are virtually indestructable.

In 1997, The British comedy-drama “The Full Monty” was released by Fox Searchlight Pictures.

In 2000, As Andy Griggs waits to open a show for Reba McEntire at the Milwaukee State Fair, he gets quite a surprise. A local radio DJ asks the crowd to serenade Griggs in observance of his 27th birthday. The entire audience sings, Griggs gets cakes, balloons and gifts, and his band and crew bombard him with Silly String.

In 2016, Kenny Baker, who played R2-D2 in the “Star Wars” movies, died in Preston, England, at age 81.

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Astrological sign: Leo: The Lion (7-23 thru 8-22); Ruling Planet: Sun. Element: Fire. Traits: Forceful, generous, creative, well-organized. Body part associated with this sign: The heart. Occupations: Supervisor, actor, king, activities requiring physical strength, bartender.
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