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The Big Datebook for August 24

Last Updated 07-03-2021

🎵Ernest Wright -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/24/1938 or 8/24/1939 or 8/24/1941
Hall of Famer, Singer, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Misc: no source agrees on a single year of birth
Group Names: Little Anthony & the Imperials

🎵Ernest Wright -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/24/1938 or 8/24/1939 or 8/24/1941
Hall of Famer, Singer, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Misc: no source agrees on a single year of birth
Group Names: Little Anthony & the Imperials

🎵Ernest Wright -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/24/1938 or 8/24/1939 or 8/24/1941
Hall of Famer, Singer, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Misc: no source agrees on a single year of birth
Group Names: Little Anthony & the Imperials

🎵Joe Chambers -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.8/22/1942 or 8/24/1942
Singer, Guitarist
Group Names: The Chambers Bros

🎵William Winfield -- is 92 in the year 2021 and 93 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1929
Singer, Doo Wop Performer
Group Names: The Harptones

🎭Hal Miller -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1933 N.S.
Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: aka: Harold Miller
TV Shows: Sesame Street (as Gordon Robinson)

A. S. Byatt -- is 85 in the year 2021 and 86 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1936 N.S.
Novelist, English
Names/Places: RN: Dame Antonia Susan Duffy
Misc: one of the greatest British writers since 1945

🎭🏆Connie Mason -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1937 N.S.
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: June 1963

🎨🎭🏆Marlene Callahan -- is 84 in the year 2021 and 85 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1937 N.S.
Photographer, Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: November 1957

🎨✍🎵Mason Williams -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1938
Photographer, Author, Comedy Writer, Composer, Songwriter, Folk Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Abilene, Texas
Misc: some say b. 1936
Song Titles: Classical Gas
TV Shows: Andy Williams Show (writer), Glen Campbell Show (writer), Smothers Brothers (regular and writer), Pat Paulsen Show (writer), Saturday Night Live (writer)

🎵🎸David Freiberg -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1938
Hall of Famer, Guitarist, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer, Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: Quicksilver Messenger Service, Jefferson Airplane, Jefferson Starship

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🎭🎵Reathal Bean -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1942
Actor, Novelty Singer
Group Names: The Doonesbury Break Crew (lead rapper)
Movie Titles: Dancer in the Dark, Almost Famous, Cocktail, The Nanny Diaries

🎵Marshall Thompson -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1942
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Chi-Lites

🏆Lori Winston -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1944 N.S.
Model, Playmate
Misc: June 1964

🎵Jim Brady -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1944
Singer
Misc: some say b. 1937
Group Names: The Sandpipers
Song Titles: Guantanamera

🎭🏆🥊Vince McMahon -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1945
Hall of Famer, Actor, Movie Producer, Announcer, Sports Commentator, Wrestler
Names/Places: RFMN:Vincent Kennedy

🎭🎵Ronee Blakeley -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1945 N.S.
Actress, Producer/Director, Composer/Songwriter, Songwriter, Singer
Misc: retired from acting in 1990
Movie Titles: A Nightmare on Elm Street, Nashville, The Driver, The Baltimore Bullet

🎭Anne Archer -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1947
TV/Movie Actress, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles
Misc: some say b. 1949
TV Shows: Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (as Carol); Falcon Crest (as Cassandra Wilder)
Movie Titles: Clear and Present Danger, The Art of War, Fatal Attraction, Patriot Games

Paul Coelho -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1947 N.S.
Author, Brazilian

🎭🏆Azizi Johari -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1948
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: June 1975

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Sauli Niinisto -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1948 N.S.
President, Finnish
Misc: Finland's 12th President

🎵Jean-Michael Jarre -- is 73 in the year 2021 and 74 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1948
Music Producer, Composer, Songwriter, Musician, Electronica Performer, New Age Singer, French

🎭Carole Ita White -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1949
Actress
Names/Places: Jesse's daughter
TV Shows: Helter Skelter (as Big Sal), Laverne & Shirley (as Rosie Greenbaum)
Movie Titles: Falling Down, The Witches of Eastwick, The Fabulous Baker Boys, Grand Canyon

🎭Joe Regalbuto -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1949
Actor, Director
TV Shows: The Associates, Knots Landing (as Harry Fisher), Street Hawk, Murphy Brown (as Frank Fontana), George Lopez (director)
Movie Titles: Missing, Raw Deal

💰Richard Bangs -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1950
Businessperson
Misc: started the world's largest adventure travel company

🎵🎸Michael "Mike" DeRosier -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1951 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Drummer, Canadian
Group Names: Heart

🏆🏈Mike Shanahan -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1952
NFL Coach

🏆🏈Dan Kepley -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1953
Hall of Famer, CFL Figure, Football Coach, Football Linebacker, American
Misc: in the Canadian Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: Edmonton Eskimos

Mike Huckabee -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1955
Governor

🎭🎵Jeffrey Daniel -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1955
Choreographer, Dancer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Disco Musician
Group Names: Shalamar

🏆🥊Gerry Cooney -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1956
Boxer, Olympic Athlete
Misc: Olympics-1980

🎭Kevin Dunn -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1956
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
TV Shows: JAG (as Admiral A.Z. Brovo), Samantha Who?, Code Black (as Dr. Taylor), Veep (as Ben Cafferty)
Movie Titles: Warrior, Transformers (series), Vicky Cristina Barcelona, Small Soldiers (voice), Godzilla

✍🎭Stephen Fry -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1957
Writer, Actor, Comedian, Producer, English
TV Shows: QI (host)
Movie Titles: V for Vendetta, Sherlock Homles: A Game of Shadows, Alice in Wonderland (2010)

🎭Steve Guttenberg -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1958 N.S.
Actor, Producer
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: Billy (as Billy Fisher), No Soap-Radio
Movie Titles: Police Academy (series), Short Circuit, Three Men & a Baby, Cocoon, It Takes Two (movie), Home For The Holidays

🏆⚾Cal Ripken Jr. -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1960
Hall of Famer, MLB Shortstop
Misc: 19x All Star, 2x Gold Glove, 8x Silver Slugger; over 2300 hits; AL Rookie of Year (1982); consecutive game playing streak reached 2,009 when '94 players' strike interrupted season on Aug. 12; the streak, which began on May 30, 1982, is longer than Lou Gehrig's 2,130; holder of the record for playing every inning (8243) in 910 games between 1982-87; AL MVP 1983 and 1991, All Star MVP 1991 and 2001; Orioles #8 retired
Sports Teams: Baltimore Orioles (1981-2001)

🎭Jared Harris -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1961
Actor, Producer, English
TV Shows: Mad Men (as Lane Pryce), The Crown (as King George)
Movie Titles: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows, Resident Evil: Acocalpyse, Lincoln, The Man From U.N.C.L.E.

🎵🎸Mark "Bedders" Bedford -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1961 N.S.
Composer/Songwriter, Alternative Rock Bassist, Ska Musician, English
Group Names: Madness

🎵🎸Colin Angus -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1961 N.S.
Modern Rock Performer, Scottish
Group Names: The Shamen

✍🎵🎸Kurt Brecht -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1961
Author, Rock & Roll Singer
Book Titles: Notes From The Nest, The 30-Day Diarrhea Diet Plan, See The Loud Feeling, Whore Stories
Group Names: Dirty Rotten Imbeciles

🎭David Koechner -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1962 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Superior Donuts (as Carl "Tush" Tushinski)

✍🎭Craig Kilborn -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1962
Writer, Actor, Comedian, TV Talk Show Host, Producer
TV Shows: The Daily Show, The Late Late Show

📰Major Garrett -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1962
Correspondent, Commentator

🎵🎸John Bush -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1962
Lyricist, Heavy Metal Singer
Group Names: Anthrax

🎮Hideo Kojima -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1963 N.S.
Video Game Designer, Japanese
Misc: founder of Kojima Productions
Video Games: Metal Gear (series), Zone of the Enders, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow

🎭Marlee Matlin -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1965
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Chicago
Misc: she gave birth to a girl in real life while her PF character had a boy on the same day (Jan 19, 1996), coincidentally matching the day Lucille Ball delivered on TV and real life in 1953
TV Shows: Reasonable Doubts (as DA Tess Kaufman), Picket Fences (as Mayor Laurie Bey), The West Wing (as Josephine "Joey" Lucas), Switched at Birth (as Melody Bledsoe)
Movie Titles: Children of a Lesser God, The One I Love

🏆🏀Reggie Miller -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1965
Hall of Famer, NBA Guard, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: RFN:Reginald Wayne
Misc: Dream Team II in the 1994 World Basketball Championships; Indiana Pacers. Retired with the most three-point field goals in NBA history (2,560); 5x NBA All-Star; 3x All-NBA Third Team; J. Walter Kennedy Citizenship Award (2004); FIBA World Championship gold medalist (1994); Olympic gold medal (1996); USA Basketball Male Athlete of the Year (2002).
Sports Teams: Indiana Pacers (1987-2005)

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🎭Eric Edwards -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1966
Actor

🎭🏆🥊James Toney -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1968
Actor, Boxer
Movie Titles: Ali

🏆⚾Tim Salmon -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1968
MLB Right Fielder

🏆🏒Benoît Brunet -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1968
NHL Player, Canadian

🎭🎵Jeffrey Allen Knight -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1969
Actor, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Nashville, Tennessee
TV Shows: Hunt For The Unicorn Killer (TV 1999)

📰David Gregory -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1970
Journalist
TV Shows: Meet the Press

🎵Kristyn Osborn -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1970
Country Singer
Group Names: Shedaisy

🎭Ava DuVernay -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1972 N.S.
Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Spider-Man 2 (2004), Selma, I Robot, Collateral Selma

🏆🏈Lee DeRamus -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1972
NFL Wide Receiver

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🏆⚾Kurt Miller -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1972
MLB Pitcher

🏆🏒Ian Moran -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1972
NHL Defensive, American

🎭Carmine Giovinazzo -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1973
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Shasta McNasty, CSI:NY (as Danny Messner)
Movie Titles: Black Hawk Down, For Love of the Game, Fallen Arches

🎭Barret Oliver -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1973
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1989
Movie Titles: Cocoon, Frankenweenie, Cocoon: The Return, The Never Ending Story

🎭Dave Chappelle -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1973 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Producer
TV Shows: Chappelle's Show
Movie Titles: Half Baked, You've Got Mail

🎭🎮🎵Grey DeLisle -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1973 N.S.
Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress, Singer
Names/Places: aka: Grey Griffin
Misc: prolific voice actress since the 1990s; far too many notable works to list!
TV Shows: Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, The Replacements, Scooby-Doo, The Fairly Odd Parents, Phineas and Ferb, Winx Club, Gravity Falls, The Loud House, Mighty Magiswords, WordGirl, Turbo FAST
Movie Titles: Avatar
Video Games: Batman: Arkham City

🏆🏁🏊Inge de Bruijn -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1973 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Dutch Republican

🏆🏒Andrew Brunette -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1973
NHL Left Wing, Canadian

🎭Jennifer Lien -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1974
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Men in Black: The Series, Phenom (as Roanne), Star Trek: Voyager (as Kes, an Ocampa)
Movie Titles: American History X, SLC Punk!

🎭James D'Arcy -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1975 N.S.
Actor, English
TV Shows: Agent Carter (as Edwin Jarvis)
Movie Titles: Dunkirk, Master and Commander, Cloud Atlas, Let's Be Cops, After the Dark

🎭Alex O'Loughlin -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1976
Actor, Producer, Australian
TV Shows: Hawaii Five-O (as Steve McGarrett)
Movie Titles: The Back-Up Plan, The Holiday, August Rush

John (Author) Green -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1977 N.S.
Author

🎭Beth Riesgraf -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1978
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Director
TV Shows: Leverage
Movie Titles: Alvin and the Chipmunks, Complications

🏆🏀Michael Redd -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1979
NBA Player, Olympic Athlete

🏆⚾Rafael Furcal -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1980
MLB Shortstop, Dominican Republican

🎭Chad Michael Murray -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1981
Actor, Director
TV Shows: Gilmore Girls, Dawson's Creek, Texas Rising, One Tree Hill (as Lucas Scott), Agent Carter (as Jack Thompson)
Movie Titles: Freaky Friday (2003), A Cinderella Story, House of Wax

🏆⚾Brett Gardner -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1983 N.S.
MLB Left Fielder, American
Misc: 1x Gold Glove

🎵Jeffrey Gilbert -- is 38 in the year 2021 and 39 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1983 N.S.
Drummer, Christian/Rock Performer
Group Names: Kutless

🎭Blake Berris -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1984
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Pretty Little Liars (as Damian Hayes), Breaking Bad (as Tucker), The Big Bang Theory (as Kevin)
Movie Titles: Meth Head

🏆Destiny Davis -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1985
Model, Playmate
Misc: January 2005

🏆🏈Arian Foster -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1986 N.S.
NFL Runningback

🎭Adam Blampied -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1987 N.S.
Comedian, English

🏆🏒Anže Kopitar -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1987 N.S.
NHL Center, Slovenian

🎭Rupert Grint -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1988
Actor, English
Movie Titles: Harry Potter (movies as Ron Weasley)

🏆⚾Kiké Hernández -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1991 N.S.
MLB Center Fielder, Puerto Rican
Names/Places: RN: Enrique Javier; his nickname is pronounced KEE-kay during English language broadcasts to prevent it from being confused with a derogatory slur that has a different pronounciation.

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Richard William Webber -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1993
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Madeleine Gurdon & Andrew Lloyd's son

🎵Justine Skye -- is 26 in the year 2021 and 27 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1995 N.S.
Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer

🏆Sofia Richie -- is 23 in the year 2021 and 24 in the year 2022; b.8/24/1998 N.S.
Model
Names/Places: Diane and Lionel's daughter

🎭Griffin Glick -- is 21 in the year 2021 and 22 in the year 2022; b.8/24/2000 N.S.
Actor

Jordan Ashley Aikman -- is 20 in the year 2021 and 21 in the year 2022; b.8/24/2001
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Rhonda and Troy's daughter

Francesca Lilliana Puleo -- is 18 in the year 2021 and 19 in the year 2022; b.8/24/2003
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Nancy St. Alban and Chris's daughter

Poet Sienna Rose Goldberg -- is 16 in the year 2021 and 17 in the year 2022; b.8/24/2005
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Soleil Moon Frye and Jason's daughter

Betsy Rose Hefner -- is 1 in the year 2021 and 2 in the year 2022; b.8/24/2020 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Hugh Hefner's granddaughter, Scarlett and Cooper's daughter

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👑King Alexander II Of Scotland -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1198 J-LD d.7/6/1249 J-LD (50)
King
Misc: ruled 1214-49

✍📰John Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1580 d.12/??/1653 (73)
Poet, Journalist, English
Names/Places: NN:The Water Poet

Robert Herrick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1591 J-LD d.10/15/1674 J-LD (83)
Author, Poet, English
Book Titles: Hesperides (a book of poems)

⚖💰William Wilberforce -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1759 d.7/29/1833 (73)
Politician, Philanthropist, Social Reformer, British
Misc: House of Commons; campaigned successfully for the abolition of slavery (1807) in the British Empire.

🎖Samuel Chester Reid -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1783 d.1/28/1861 (77)
Naval Officer

Joseph Emerson Worcester -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1784 d.10/27/1865 (81)
Lexicographer
Misc: introduced synonyms to definitions

James Weddell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1787 d.9/9/1834 (47)
Explorer, Navigator, English
Misc: Antarctic explorer, Weddell Sea

Sir Daniel Gooch -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1816 d.10/15/1889 (73)
Chef, English
Misc: laid the first successful transatlantic cables

💰Henry Towne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1844 d.10/15/1924 (80)
Manufacturer
Misc: with Linus Yale, founded company based upon Yale's lock invention

Henry Gannett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1846 d.11/5/1914 (68)
Geographer
Misc: father of mapmaking

👑King Ferdinand I -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1865 d.7/20/1927 (61)
King
Misc: of Romania 1914-27

🎨✍Sir Max Beerbohm -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1872 d.5/20/1956 (83)
Caricaturist, Author, Essayist, Critic, English
Misc: of Saturday Review

🏆🏁🏊Arthur Rowland Channel Tums Cavill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1877 N.S. d.3/1/1914 N.S. (36)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Australian

🏆🏒Russell Bowie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1880 d.4/8/1959 (78)
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, Canadian
Misc: NHL Rover
Sports Teams: Montreal Victorias (possibly 1896-1908)

Earl Derr Biggers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1884 d.4/5/1933 (48)
Author
Misc: created Chinese detective Charlie Chan

🎨⚛William Francis Gibbs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1886 d.9/6/1967 (81)
Architect, Engineer
Misc: WWII Naval ships and destroyers

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🏆⚾Harry B. Hooper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1887 d.12/18/1974 (87)
Hall of Famer, MLB Right Fielder
Sports Teams: Boston Red Sox (1909-1920), Chicago White Sox (1921-1925)

🏆⚾Hank Gowdy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1889 d.8/1/1966 (76)
MLB Player

🎵Moses Simons -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1889 d.6/28/1945 (55)
Composer, Pianist, Bandleader, Cuban

🏆🏁🏊🏄Duke Paoa Kahanamoku -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1890 N.S. d.1/22/1968 N.S. (77)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Surfer, Hawaiian
Names/Places: RN: Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku
Misc: 100-m swimmer, won Olympic gold 1912 & 1920; His many swimming records have since been broken, and Duke is now remembered primarily for popularizing surfing, but in his day he was the best swimmer the world had ever seen.

Pearl Kendrick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1890 d.10/8/1980 (90)
Scientist, Microbiologist
Misc: known for co-developing the first vaccine for whooping cough

Cardinal Richard Cushing -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1895 d.11/2/1970 (75)
Religious Leader

🎵Fred Rose -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1897 d.12/1/1954 (57)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Music Publisher, Pianist, Country Singer
Misc: some say b. 1898

🎖Clinton Duffy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1898 d.10/11/1982 (84)
Hero
Misc: San Quenton prison warden

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📰Jimmy Fidler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1898 d.8/9/1988 (89)
Columnist
Misc: Gossip

✍⛪Jorge Luis Borges -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1899 d.6/14/1986 (86)
Essayist, Short Story Writer, Poet, Quaker, Argentine

Albert Claude -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1899 d.5/22/1983 (83)
Scientist, Microbiologist, Belgiumese, Canadian
Misc: founder of modern cell biology; isolated a cancer virus, Nobel 1974

🎭Preston Foster -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1900 d.7/14/1970 (69)
TV/Movie Actor
Misc: appeared in over 100 movies from the 1930s and onward
TV Shows: Waterfront (as Captain John Herrick), Gunslinger

📰Fernand Braudel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1902 d.11/28/1985 (83)
Historian, Educator, French
Misc: one of the most important historiographers of the 20th century.

🎵Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1905 N.S. d.3/28/1974 N.S. (68)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Blues Singer
Names/Places: aka Percy Lee and Elmer James

🎵🎷Paul Webster -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1909 d.5/6/1966 (56)
Jazz Trumpeter
Group Names: Jimmy Lunceford (1935-43), Cab Calloway (1944-52)

🎭Durward Kirby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1912 d.3/15/2000 (87)
Radio Actor, TV Host, Variety Show Host, Announcer
Names/Places: b. in Covington, Kentucky
TV Shows: Garry Moore Show (as the lanky sidekick on Garry's TV & Radio shows), Candid Camera (cohost)

🎭Dorothy Comingore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1913 d.12/30/1971 (58)
Movie Actress
Movie Titles: Citizen Kane

🎵Wynonie Harris -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1915 d.6/14/1969 (53)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Drummer, Blues Singer
Names/Places: NN:Mr. Blues

🏆⚾Alfred Dean -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1915 d.12/21/1970 (55)
MLB Player

🎭Hugh Franklin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1916 d.9/26/1986 (70)
Soap Actor
TV Shows: All My Children (as Dr. Charles Tyler)

🎭🎵Hal Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1916 d.1/28/1994 (77)
TV/Movie/Radio Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Singer
TV Shows: Disney (as Goofy, Jiminy Cricket, Winnie the Pooh, etc.), The Andy Griffith Show (as Otis Campbell the town drunk)

🎭🏆Dennis James -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1917 d.6/3/1997 (79)
Actor, TV Host, Game Show Host, Announcer, Sportscaster
TV Shows: Okay Mother, Cash & Carry, Prime Time Boxing, Orig Amateur Hour, Chance of a Lifetime, The Price is Right, Name That Tune

🏆🏀Victor A. "Vic" Siegel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1920 N.S. d.7/7/2017 N.S. (96)
Basketball Player

🎨Alex Colville -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1920 d.7/16/2013 (92)
Painter, Canadian

📰Howard Zinn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1922 d.1/27/2010 (87)
Historian

René Lévesque -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1922 N.S. d.11/1/1987 N.S. (65)
Head of State, Canadian
Misc: Quebec Premier 1976-85

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🎭🏆Helena Carter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1923 d.1/11/2000 (76)
Actress, Model

🎵Louis Teicher -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1924 d.8/3/2008 (83)
Composer, Pianist
Names/Places: b. in Wilkes-Barre, PA
Misc: of Ferrante & Teicher

🎭Jerry Damon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1927 d.1/24/1979 (51)
Actor, Announcer
TV Shows: That Was the Week That Was

🎭Penny Edwards -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1928 d.8/26/1998 (70)
Actress
Misc: (Millicent)

Angie Brooks -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1928 d.9/9/2007 (79)
Diplomat

🎭Bobby Ellis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1933 d.11/23/1973 (40)
Actor
TV Shows: Meet Corliss Archer, The Aldrich Family (as Henry Aldrich)

🎭Kenny (Star Wars) Baker -- Birth 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

🎵Jimmy Soul -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1942 d.6/25/1988 (45)
Gospel Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Song Titles: If You Wanna Be Happy

🎵🎸John Cipollina -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1943 d.5/29/1989 (45)
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Names/Places: Mario's brother
Group Names: Quicksilver Messenger Service

🏆🥊Rocky Johnson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1944 N.S. d.1/15/2020 N.S. (75)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Canadian
Names/Places: father of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

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🎵🎸Jim Capaldi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1944 d.1/28/2005 (60)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Singer, Percussionist, Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Group Names: Traffic, soloist

Gregory B. Jarvis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1944 d.1/28/1986 (41)
Astronaut, Engineer

🏆🏒Bill Goldsworthy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1944 d.3/29/1996 (51)
NHL Player

🎵Malcolm "Molly" Duncan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1945 N.S. d.10/8/2019 N.S. (74)
Tenor, Soprano-sax, Rhythm and Blues Musician, Scottish
Group Names: Average White Band, sessionist

🎵Ken Hensley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1945 N.S. d.11/4/2020 N.S. (75)
Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Keyboardist, Pianist, English
Group Names: Uriah Heep

🎭Charles Rocket -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1949 d.10/7/2005 (56)
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Moonlighting (semi-regular), Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update (anchor & regular 1980-81, the 1st SNL member fired from NY for saying the 'f' word live just happened to be a Rocket!)

Oscar Hijuelos -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1951 d.10/12/2013 (62)
Novelist

🎵🎸Danny Joe Brown -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/24/1951 d.3/10/2005 (53)
Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Molly Hatchett

Pliny -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/23AD d.8/24/79AD
Scholar
Names/Places: Roman; aka Pliny The Elder

🎨Parmigiano -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/11/1503 d.8/24/1540 (37)
Painter, Italian
Misc: Italian Mannerist painter (Madonna with the Long Neck)

Saint Rose Of Lima -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/20/1586 d.8/24/1617 (31)
Religionist
Misc: a Spanish colonist in Lima, Peru.

Thomas Chatterton -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/20/1752 d.8/24/1770 (17)
Poet, English

🎖Egbert Benson -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/21/1746 d.8/24/1833 (87)
Revolutionary, Scholar

Theodore Edward Hook -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/22/1788 d.8/24/1841 (52)
Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, English

Benjamin Wright -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/10/1770 d.8/24/1842 (71)
Engineer
Misc: directed the construction of the Erie Canal. Because he trained so many engineers on that project, Wright has been called the "father of American engineering."

🎭William Henry Betty -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/13/1791 d.8/24/1874 (82)
Stage Actor, British

Rudolf Clausius -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/2/1822 d.8/24/1888 (66)
Scientist, German
Misc: thermodynamics pioneer

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Jan Matzeliger -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/15/1852 d.8/24/1889 (36)
Inventor
Misc: best known for his shoe-lasting machine that mechanically shaped the upper portions of shoes.

Kate Douglas Smith-Wiggin -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1856 N.S. d.8/24/1923 N.S. (66)
Children's Author, Educator, English
Names/Places: RLN:Smith
Misc: free kindergarten founder

Paul Gottlieb Nipkow -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/22/1860 d.8/24/1940 (80)
Inventor
Misc: discovered television's scanning principle, in which the light intensities of small portions of an image are successively analyzed and transmitted.

James C. McReynolds -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/3/1862 d.8/24/1946 (84)
Supreme Court Justice
Misc: Supreme Court Justice 1914-41 who wasa leading force in striking down the early New Deal program of President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

🎭Lewis D. Collins -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/12/1899 d.8/24/1954 (55)
Movie Director

🏆🏒"Hooley" Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1903 d.8/24/1963 (60)
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, NHL Defensive, NHL Right Wing, Canadian
Misc: played 1924-1941
Sports Teams: Toronto Granites, Ottawa Senators, Montreal Maroons, Boston Bruins, New York Americans

🎭Amanda Randolph -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/2/1896 d.8/24/1967 (70)
Radio Actress, TV/Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: Lillian's sister
TV Shows: Amos 'n Andy (as Sapphire's mama Ramona Smith), Danny Thomas Show (as Louise)

💰Henry J. Kaiser -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/9/1882 d.8/24/1967 (85)
Industrialist
Misc: steel & aluminum empire founder; builder (Liberty Ships, Jeeps, Boulder Dam)

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Alexander P. De Seversky -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/7/1894 d.8/24/1974 (80)
Aviator, Engineer, Russian

💰Charles Revson -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/11/1906 d.8/24/1975 (68)
Cosmetic Executive
Misc: Revlon founder

🏆🏒Herbert William "Buddy" O'Connor -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/21/1916 N.S. d.8/24/1977 N.S. (61)
Hall of Famer, NHL Center, Canadian
Misc: playing career 1941-1951
Sports Teams: Montreal Royals, Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers

🎵🎷Louis Prima -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1910 d.8/24/1978 (67)
Composer/Songwriter, Lyricist, Bandleader, Jazz Singer, Jazz Trumpeter
Song Titles: That Old Black Magic
Movie Titles: The Jungle Book

🎵🎷Bill Coleman -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/4/1904 d.8/24/1981 (77)
Jazz Trumpeter

💰Kazuo Iwama -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/7/1919 d.8/24/1982 (63)
Executive, Japanese
Misc: prez and chairman Sony Corp

🎭Jack Somack -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/14/1918 d.8/24/1983 (64)
Actor
TV Shows: Ball Four, Stockard Channing Show

🎭Leonard Frey -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/4/1938 d.8/24/1988 (49)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Best of the West (as Parker Tillman)
Movie Titles: Fiddler On The Roof

🎵Nat Stuckey -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/17/1933 d.8/24/1988 (54)
Songwriter, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Cass Country, Texas
Misc: not b. 1937 and not d. 1989

🏆🥊Vivian Vachon -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/23/1951 N.S. d.8/24/1991 N.S. (40)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Diane Vachon

🎭🎵Mark Lawrence -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/14/1921 d.8/24/1991 N.S. (70)
Actor, Producer, Composer, Pianist

🏆Richard Degener -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/14/1912 N.S. d.8/24/1995 N.S. (83)
Hall of Famer, Diver, Olympic Athlete, American

✍🎭🎵Gary Crosby -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/27/1933 d.8/24/1995 (62)
Author, Actor, Singer
Names/Places: Bing's son
TV Shows: Bill Dana Show (as Eddie), Adam 12 (as Officer Ed Wells), Chase

🎭Stanley Grover -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/28/1926 d.8/24/1997 (71)
Actor
TV Shows: L.A. Law (occasional)

🎵🎷Tete Montoliu -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/28/1933 d.8/24/1997 (64)
Pianist, Jazz Performer, Spanish

🎭E. G. Marshall -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1914 d.8/24/1998 (84)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in Owatonna, MN; FMN:Everybody's Guess???, maybe Everett G.? Try Edda Gunnar
Misc: appearred on Kraft, Philco, Goodyear, Playhouse 90, etc 100s times; most say 1910, but E.G. corrected his birth year in an October 1997 Parade Magazine interview
TV Shows: The Defenders (as Lawrence Preston), The New Doctors (as Dr. David Craig), The Gangster Chronicles (narrator); Chicago Hope (as Dr. Arthur Thurmond)

🎭Jerry Clower -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1926 d.8/24/1998 (71)
Comedian
Misc: Country Comedian; b. Aug 28?
TV Shows: Nashville on the Road

🎵Gene Page -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/13/1940 d.8/24/1998 (57)
Arranger

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🎭Lani Kai -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/15/1936 d.8/24/1999 (63)
Actor

🎭Mary Jane Croft -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/15/1916 d.8/24/1999 (83)
TV/Radio Actress
Names/Places: Elliot Lewis' wife
TV Shows: Our Miss Brooks (as Miss Daisy Enright), People's Choice (as voice of Cleo the dog), Ozzie & Harriet (as Clara Randolph), I Love Lucy (as Betty Ramsey 1957), Lucy Show (as Mary Jane Lewis), Here's Lucy (as Mary Jane Lewis)

🎵Warren Covington -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/7/1921 d.8/24/1999 (78)
Trombonist, Bandleader
Group Names: Horace Heidt and His Musical Knights

🏆⚽Robert Lowe "Bob" McPhail -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/25/1905 N.S. d.8/24/2000 N.S. (94)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scottish

🎭Jane Greer -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/9/1924 d.8/24/2001 (76)
Movie Actress

🏆⚾Hank Sauer -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/17/1917 d.8/24/2001 (84)
MLB Left Fielder
Misc: ML MVP 1952; hit 37 homers and drove in 121 runs in 1952
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs

🎭Zena Walker -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/7/1934 d.8/24/2003 (69)
Actress, English

John Rhodes -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/18/1916 d.8/24/2003 (86)
Congressperson

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✍🎭Ann Richards -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/20/1917 d.8/24/2006 (88)
Author, Actress
Misc: not the Texas governor

🏆🏁🎿Toni Sailer -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/17/1935 d.8/24/2009 (73)
Skier, Olympic Athlete, Austrian
Names/Places: aka:Anton
Misc: was the first to win three alpine gold medals in the Winter Olympics--taking downhill, slalom and giant slalom events in 1956.

🏆🏌Paul Harney -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/11/1929 d.8/24/2011 (82)
Golfer

🏆⚾Mike Flanagan -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/16/1951 d.8/24/2011 (59)
MLB Pitcher
Misc: AL Cy Young Award winner in 1979
Sports Teams: Baltimore Orioles

🎭Claire Malis Callaway -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/17/1943 d.8/24/2012 (69)
Actress

🎭Steve Franken -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/27/1932 d.8/24/2012 (80)
Actor
TV Shows: Many Loves of Dobie Gillis (as Chatsworth Osborne Jr.)
Movie Titles: Mr. Novak, The Lieutenant

🎭Julie Harris -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/2/1925 d.8/24/2013 (87)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress
Names/Places: b. in Grosse Pointe, MI
TV Shows: Backstairs at the White House, The Family Holvak, Knots Landing (as Lilimae Clements), East of Eden
Movie Titles: Gorillas in the Mist, The Haunting

🎭Lord Richard Attenborough -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1923 d.8/24/2014 (90)
Movie/Stage Actor, Movie Producer/Director, English
Names/Places: b. in Cambridge
Movie Titles: Miracle On 34th Street (as Santa Claus), Shadowlands, Gandhi (director)

Michael Butor -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/14/1926 d.8/24/2016 N.S. (89)
Novelist, Essayist, French

🎭🎵Jay Thomas -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/12/1948 d.8/24/2017 N.S. (69)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Producer, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: RFN:John
Misc: Power 106 D.J. 1980s-90s
TV Shows: Mork & Mindy (as Remo DaVinci), Cheers (as Eddie LeBec), Murphy Brown (as Jerry Gold), Married People (as Russell Meyers), Love & War (as Jack Styne)
Movie Titles: Mr. Holland's Opus, Dragonfly, The Santa Clause 2

📰🎭Robin Leach -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1941 N.S. d.8/24/2018 N.S. (76)
Journalist, TV Host, Producer, English
Names/Places: b. in London, England
TV Shows: Fame Fortune & Romance, Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous, Runaway with the Rich & Famous
Movie Titles: She-Devil, Maxed Out, Troop Beverly Hills

✍📰Gail Kenion Sheehy -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1936 N.S. d.8/24/2020 N.S. (83)
Author, Lecturer, Journalist

🎭🎵Phil Baker -- Birth Anniversary Conflict -- b.8/24/1896 or 8/26/1896 N.S. d.11/30/1963 (67)
Movie Actor, Radio Actor, Comedian, Vaudevillan, Songwriter
Misc: host of "Take It or Leave It" on NBC Radio (1941-1947); popular old time radio personality who partnered with Ben Bernie; some say b. 1898; sources can't agree on date of birth

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1963, ✪ “Danke Schoen” by Wayne Newton peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, ✪ “Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh! (A Letter From Camp)” by Allan Sherman peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, ✪ “Journey To The Center Of Your Mind” by The Amboy Dukes peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, ✪ “White Silver Sands” by Don Rondo peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, ✪ “White Silver Sands” by The Owen Bradley Quintet peaked at number 71 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, ✪ “Wildwood Weed” by Jim Stafford peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, ✪ “You Look Marvelous” by Fernando (Billy Crystal) peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “(Love Is Like A) Baseball Game” by The Intruders peaked at number 26 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “(You're) Having My Baby” by Paul Anka With Odia Coates peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Ain't No Love In The Heart Of The City” by Bobby 'Blue' Bland peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Alice Long (You're Still My Favorite Girlfriend)” by Tommy Boyce And Bobby Hart peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “All To Myself” by Dan + Shay peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Angeline Is Coming Home” by Badlees peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Bad Guy” by Billie Eilish peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Born To Be Wild” by Steppenwolf peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “By The Way” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Can't Nobody Love You” by Solomon Burke peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Candy Girl” by The Four Seasons peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Dance, Everybody, Dance” by Dartells peaked at number 99 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Daughter” by The Blenders peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Denise” by Randy And The Rainbows peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Don't Give Up” by Petula Clark peaked at number 37 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Don't Ya” by Brett Eldredge peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Dum Dum Dee Dum” by Johnny Cymbal peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Dynamite” by Brenda Lee peaked at number 72 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Get Serious” by Cut 'N' Move peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Halfway To Paradise” by Bobby Vinton peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Hangin' On A String” by Loose Ends peaked at number 43 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Hard To Handle” by Otis Redding peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Hot Girl Summer” by Megan Thee Stallion Featuring Nicki Minaj And Ty Dolla $ign peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “I (Who Have Nothing)” by Ben E. King peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “I Am” by Tony Bennett peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “I Can't Stop Dancing” by Archie Bell And The Drells peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “I Guess I'll Have To Cry, Cry, Cry” by James Brown peaked at number 55 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “I Heard It Through The Grapevine” by King Curtis peaked at number 83 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “I Love You Always Forever” by Donna Lewis peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter” by Billy Williams peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “I'm Not A Fool Anymore” by T.K. Hulin peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “It Ain't Over 'til It's Over” by Lenny Kravitz peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “It Won't Be This Way (Always)” by King Pins peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Jesse” by Julian Lennon peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Just A Friend 2002” by Mario peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Just Like You” by Robbie Nevil peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Keep On Smilin'” by Wet Willie peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Latin Active” by A Lighter Shade Of Brown Featuring Teardrops And Shiro peaked at number 59 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Learning To Fly” by Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Leave Me Alone” by Jeanette (Baby) Washington peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Like A Woman” by The Tony Rich Project peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Live Every Moment” by REO Speedwagon peaked at number 34 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Loungin' (Who Do Ya Luv)” by LL Cool J And Total peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Loving You” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “M'Lady” by Sly And The Family Stone peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “More” by Kai Winding peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “My Daddy Knows Best” by The Marvelettes peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “My Personal Possession” by Nat "King" Cole And The Four Knights peaked at number 64 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Passing Strangers” by Billy Eckstine And Sarah Vaughan peaked at number 84 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1940, “Pennsylvania 6-5000” by Glenn Miller And His Orchestra peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Reach” by Gloria Estefan peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Rub It In” by Billy 'Crash' Craddock peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Running Back” by Urgent peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Secretary” by Betty Wright peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Shangri-La” by The Four Coins peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Shinin' On” by Grand Funk Railroad peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1940, “Sierra Sue” by Bing Crosby And John Scott Trotter And His Orchestra peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Some People” by Belouis Some peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Stay In My Corner” by The Dells peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Summertime Girls” by Y And T peaked at number 55 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Tell Me Something Good” by Rufus And Chaka Khan peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “That's The Way Love Goes” by Young MC peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “The Dreamer” by Neil Sedaka peaked at number 47 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “The Power Of Love (You Are My Lady)” by Air Supply peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “The Power Of Love” by Huey Lewis And The News peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “The Woman I Love” by B.B. King peaked at number 94 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “These Foolish Things” by James Brown peaked at number 55 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1946, “To Each His Own” by Freddy Martin And His Orchestra Featuring Stuart Wade peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1946, “To Each His Own” by The Modernaires With Paula Kelly peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1946, “To Each His Own” by Tony Martin peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “True Love Never Runs Smooth” by Gene Pitney peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Turn It Up” by Oaktown's 3.5.7. peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Twist It Up” by Chubby Checker peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Unforgettable” by Natalie Cole And Nat "King" Cole peaked at number 14 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Waterloo” by ABBA peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “What About Love?” by Heart peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “When The Lights Go Out” by Gerardo peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1940, “When The Swallows Come Back To Capistrano” by Glenn Miller And His Orchestra Featuring Ray Eberle peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1940, “When The Swallows Come Back To Capistrano” by The Ink Spots peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Where Do We Go From Here?” by Deborah Cox peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Who You Are” by Pearl Jam peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “With You” by Somethin' For The People peaked at number 98 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1968, ✪ “Journey To The Center Of Your Mind” by The Amboy Dukes peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Act Of War” by Elton John And Millie Jackson peaked at number 94 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Bang A Gong (Get It On)” by The Power Station peaked at number 15 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Call On Me” by Chicago peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Clarity” by Zedd Featuring Foxes peaked at number 17 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Cups” by Anna Kendrick peaked at number 12 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Exception Of Love” by The Truth peaked at number 66 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Feel Like Makin' Love” by Roberta Flack peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Forever And Ever (Baby I'm Gonna Be Yours)” by Keith Hampshire peaked at number 47 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Gold Dust Woman” by Hole peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Good Day” by Lighthouse peaked at number 66 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Honeycomb” by Jimmie Rodgers peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “I'm On Fire For You Baby” by April Wine peaked at number 64 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Just One Look” by Doris Troy peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Machine Gun” by The Commodores peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Many Rivers To Cross” by Nilsson peaked at number 82 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1968, “People Got To Be Free” by The Rascals peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Please Come To Boston” by Dave Loggins peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Same Love” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Mary Lambert peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Shoeshine Working Song” by Murray McLauchlan peaked at number 59 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Something To Talk About” by Bonnie Raitt peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Summer Girl” by Craig Ruhnke peaked at number 33 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Summertime” by DJ Jazzy Jeff And The Fresh Prince peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Take Back The Night” by Justin Timberlake peaked at number 23 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Takin' Care Of Business” by Bachman-Turner Overdrive peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2019, “The Git Up” by Blanco Brown peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “The Power Of Love” by Huey Lewis And The News peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Walk On” by Neil Young peaked at number 46 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Wave Babies” by Honeymoon Suite peaked at number 59 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2013, “What I Wouldn't Do” by Serena Ryder peaked at number 8 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Wrong” by Everything But The Girl peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1996, “You're Makin' Me High” by Toni Braxton peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1996, ✪ “How Bizarre” by OMC peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, ✪ “Smokin' In The Boys Room” by Mötley Crüe peaked at number 71 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “(Joy) I Know It” by Odyssey peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “3 Nights” by Dominic Fike peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “All 4 Love” by Color Me Badd peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “All Star Hit Parade No. 2 EP” by Various Artists peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Alone” by Lasgo peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Applause” by Lady Gaga peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Arms Of Loren” by E'Voke peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Bad To Me” by Billy J. Kramer And The Dakotas peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Be My Lover Now” by Phil Oakey And Giorgio Moroder peaked at number 92 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Becoming More Like Alfie” by The Divine Comedy peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Better Watch Out” by Ant And Dec peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Blue Girl” by The Bruisers peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Boom Boom (Heartbeart)” by Ray Foxx Featuring Rachel K Collier peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Burn” by Ellie Goulding peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Cry Dignity” by Dub War peaked at number 59 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Do You See The Light” by Snap! vs. Plaything peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Don't Fight It Feel It” by Primal Scream peaked at number 41 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Easier Said Than Done” by The Essex peaked at number 41 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Everybody” by Kinky peaked at number 71 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Everytime That I See You” by Vitamin Z peaked at number 78 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Excitable” by Amazulu peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Fire Down Below” by Shirley Bassey peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Fletch Time” by Harold Faltermeyer peaked at number 74 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Glad All Over” by Mike Smith peaked at number 82 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Goodbye Girl” by Go West peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Half A Heart” by H And Claire peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Help Yourself” by Tom Jones peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Hot Girl Summer” by Megan Thee Stallion Featuring Nicki Minaj And Ty Dolla $ign peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2019, “How Do You Sleep?” by Sam Smith peaked at number 7 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “I Can't Leave You Alone” by Tracie Young peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “In De Ghetto” by David Morales And The Bad Yard Club peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “In Summer” by Billy Fury peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Island In The Sun” by Harry Belafonte peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “James Dean (I Wanna Know)” by Daniel Bedingfield peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Just For You” by The Glitter Band peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Lay It Down” by Ratt peaked at number 77 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Let The Beat Hit 'Em, Part Two” by Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Long Hot Summer Night” by JT Taylor peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Love's Unkind” by Sophie Lawrence peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Lovin' Is Easy” by Hear'Say peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Misti Blu” by Amillionsons peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Monsters And Angels” by Voice Of The Beehive peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Mouse In A Hole” by Heavy Stereo peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Mystery Lady” by Billy Ocean peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Nukleuz DJ's” by DJ Nation peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Rainy Dayz” by Mary J. Blige Featuring Ja Rule peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Romantic” by Karyn White peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Romeo Dunn” by Romeo peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Round Round” by Sugababes peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Se a vida é (That's The Way Life Is)” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Set Adrift On Memory Bliss” by P.M. Dawn peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Sometimes Like Butterflies” by Dusty Springfield peaked at number 83 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Special Kind Of Lover” by Nu Colours peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Star Sign” by Teenage Fanclub peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Start Movin' (In My Direction)” by Sal Mineo peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Sugar Daddy” by Secret Knowledge peaked at number 75 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Summer Of '69” by Bryan Adams peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Summerlove Sensation” by Bay City Rollers peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Summertime” by DJ Jazzy Jeff And The Fresh Prince peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Take Me Home” by Phil Collins peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Tequila” by No Way José peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1963, “That's What I Want” by The Marauders peaked at number 43 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “The Power '96” by Snap! Featuring Einstein peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “This Summer (Remix)” by U.K. Squeeze peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Uh Huh” by B2K peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “We Own The Night” by The Wanted peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “We've Got It Goin' On” by Backstreet Boys peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “What Becomes Of The Broken-Hearted” by Jimmy Ruffin peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Where Are You?” by Kavana peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?” by Arctic Monkeys peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Why” by 3T Featuring Michael Jackson peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1985, “You Give Good Love” by Whitney Houston peaked at number 93 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1974, “You Make Me Feel Brand New” by The Stylistics peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1996, “You'll Be Mine (Party Time)” by Gloria Estefan peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1957, ✪ “Little Darlin'” by The Diamonds peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1963, “55 Days At Peking” by Rob E.G. peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1957, “A White Sport Coat (And A Pink Carnation)” by Marty Robbins peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “All My Love” by Renée Geyer peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Baby Blue / Catherine” by The George Baker Selection peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Complicated” by Avril Lavigne peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Don't Turn Off The Lights” by Enrique Iglesias peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Easier Said Than Done” by The Essex peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2019, “f**k, I'm lonely” by Lauv Featuring Anne-Marie peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Forever Young” by Alphaville peaked at number 47 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “He's A Rebel / I Am Woman” by Debbie Byrne peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Head Over Heels” by Tears For Fears peaked at number 21 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Heaven” by Bryan Adams peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1963, “I (Who Have Nothing)” by Ben E. King peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “I Get A Little Sentimental Over You / Ride A Horse” by The New Seekers peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “I Wanna Sex You Up” by Color Me Badd peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Icing On The Cake” by Stephen "Tin Tin" Duffy peaked at number 46 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2002, “In My Place” by Coldplay peaked at number 23 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Indian Lake” by Cowsills peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Little Things” by Jessica Mauboy peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Moonlight Serenade / Havana Strut” by Eumir Deodato peaked at number 83 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1968, “My Name Is Jack” by Manfred Mann peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Papa Don't Preach” by Kelly Osbourne peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Raspberry Beret” by Prince And The Revolution peaked at number 13 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Return Of The Mack” by Mark Morrison peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Small Talk” by Katy Perry peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Sugar Baby Love / You Could Have Told Me” by The Rubettes peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Talk Dirty” by Jason DeRulo Featuring 2 Chainz peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Thank God You're Here With Me / Silly Minded People” by Benjamin Hugg peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1996, “That Girl” by Maxi Priest Featuring Shaggy peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1968, “The Hurdy Gurdy Man” by Donovan peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “There Won't Be Anymore / It's All Over Now” by Charlie Rich peaked at number 32 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1963, “Two Faces Have I” by Lou Christie peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Unity” by Sound Unlimited Possé peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Walking / The Exit” by Hush peaked at number 22 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Waterloo / Watch Out” by ABBA peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1985, “We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)” by Tina Turner peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2013, “We Own The Night” by The Wanted peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1957, “Why Baby Why” by Pat Boone peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Work It Out” by Beyoncé peaked at number 21 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1974, “You Make Me Feel Brand New / Love Is The Answer” by The Stylistics peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Your Time Hasn't Come Yet, Baby / Let Yourself Go” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1985, ✪ “My Toot Toot” by Denise LaSalle peaked at number 37 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1996, “1nce Again” by A Tribe Called Quest Featuring Tammy Lucas peaked at number 36 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Alright With Me (Taking It Easy)” by Carly Binding peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Because You Loved Me” by Céline Dion peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Cruisin'” by D'Angelo peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Don't Lose My Number” by Phil Collins peaked at number 22 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Every Heartbeat” by Amy Grant peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Gypsy Woman (She's Homeless)” by Crystal Waters peaked at number 50 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1996, “If I Had My Way” by Supergroove peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1985, “If You Love Somebody Set Them Free” by Sting peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Jealousy” by Natalie Merchant peaked at number 40 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2013, “La La La” by Naughty Boy Featuring Sam Smith peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2019, “No Guidance” by Chris Brown Featuring Drake peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Paisley Park” by Prince And The Revolution peaked at number 26 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Roar” by Katy Perry peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Skinny Love” by Jackie Thomas peaked at number 23 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Taller Than God” by Strawpeople peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Who You Are” by Pearl Jam peaked at number 17 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1991, “You Could Be Mine” by Guns N' Roses peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1996, “You're Makin' Me High” by Toni Braxton peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2002, ✪ “Pull Up To The Bumper” by FFWD peaked at number 52 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Aber am Abend da spielt der Zigeuner” by Cindy And Bert peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Ali Shuffle” by Camaro's Gang peaked at number 38 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “All My Loving” by Los Manolos peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Als je lacht” by Frank van Etten peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Aquarius” by Party Animals peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Because The Night” by Jan Wayne peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Breakfast At Tiffany's” by Deep Blue Something peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Danca Tago-Mago” by Kaoma peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Freedom” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Girls” by Powercut Featuring Nubian Prinz peaked at number 47 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Haat” by Josylvio peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Het grote meneer Kaktus lied” by Meneer Kaktus peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Honkie tonkie pianissie” by Nico Haak en de Paniekzaaiers peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2002, “I Surrender” by K-Otic peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Into The Groove” by Madonna peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “It's Only Rock And Roll (But I Like It)” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Je hebt me gebruikt” by Arnhemsgewijs peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Jealous Again” by The Black Crowes peaked at number 34 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Jouw tranen komen veel te laat” by Henk Damen peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Let The Beat Hit 'Em” by Lisa Lisa And Cult Jam peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Livin For Tonight” by Tony Star Featuring Sophie White peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Make Me Smile” by Roberto Jacketti And The Scooters peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Nummer 1” by Ross And Iba peaked at number 44 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2013, “On Top Of The World” by Imagine Dragons peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Op rode rozen vallen tranen” by Frans Bauer peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Samen” by Artiesten Voor Afrika peaked at number 40 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Save Your Love (For Number One)” by René And Angela peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Selina” by Grad Damen peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Send Me An Angel” by Scorpions peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “Sundown” by Gordon Lightfoot peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “The Beginning” by Seal peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1974, “The Hostage” by Donna Summer peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “There Must Be An Angel (Playing With My Heart)” by Eurythmics peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Tu solo tu” by Gerard Joling peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1985, “We Don't Need Another Hero (Thunderdome)” by Tina Turner peaked at number 7 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2019, “You Say” by Lauren Daigle peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1985, “(I'll Never Be) Maria Magdalena” by Sandra peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2013, “A Little Party Never Killed Nobody (All We Got)” by Fergie, Q-Tip And Goonrock peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “A Thousand Miles” by Vanessa Carlton peaked at number 30 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Best Song Ever” by One Direction peaked at number 22 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Black Suits Comin' (Nod Ya Head)” by Will Smith intr. Tra-Knox peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Borta i tankar” by The Latin Kings peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Dare Me” by The Pointer Sisters peaked at number 11 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Don't You (Forget About Me)” by Simple Minds peaked at number 13 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Frankie” by Sister Sledge peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Freeway Of Love” by Aretha Franklin peaked at number 16 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Geisha Dreams” by Rollergirl peaked at number 13 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Heaven” by DJ Sammy And Yanou Featuring Do peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Hero” by Chad Kroeger Featuring Josey Scott peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “I'm Alive” by Céline Dion peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Into The Groove” by Madonna peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Klick” by Z.E, Thrife And Nigma peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Mamma förlåt” by Sebastian Stakset And Einár peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Mr. President” by Sam [SE] peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1996, “My Girlfriend's Girlfriend” by Type O Negative peaked at number 42 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Papa Don't Preach” by Kelly Osbourne peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “People Get Ready” by Jeff Beck And Rod Stewart peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Right Now” by Rihanna Featuring David Guetta peaked at number 25 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Tha Crossroads” by Bone Thugs-N-Harmony peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1996, “The Tide Is High” by Papa Dee peaked at number 44 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1985, “There Must Be An Angel (Playing With My Heart)” by Eurythmics peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2019, “04:30” by Ufo361 peaked at number 17 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Boomerang” by Blümchen peaked at number 10 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2002, “By The Way” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Freedom” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 19 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Giovanna” by Leo Aberer peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Halt dein Maul” by Y-Titty peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Herz aus Glas” by Ben peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Lost” by Ufo361 Featuring Yung Hurn peaked at number 15 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Naked” by Falco Featuring T-MB peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Narcotic” by Younotus And Janieck And Senex peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Olé Olé” by Mero x Brado peaked at number 25 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1996, “On Silent Wings” by Tina Turner peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Perfect Love” by Lutricia McNeal peaked at number 22 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Rollerblades” by Summer Cem Featuring KC Rebell peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Sexy Eis” by Bürger Lars Dietr!ch peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Still In Love With You” by No Angels peaked at number 4 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Wait For Me” by Kings Of Leon peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2013, “Applause” by Lady Gaga peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Bénéfice max” by Djadja And Dinaz peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Compliqué” by Dadju peaked at number 6 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Feels Like A Woman” by Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari peaked at number 22 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Free To Decide” by The Cranberries peaked at number 43 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Killing Me Softly (With His Song)” by Fugees peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1996, “La niña del pañuelo colorado” by Los del Rio peaked at number 36 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Moi j'aime danser (YMCA)” by Les Schtroumpfs peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Né en 17 À Leidenstadt” by Fredericks, Goldman And Jones peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Ooh La La” by David Hallyday peaked at number 28 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Outremer” by Bernard Lavilliers peaked at number 33 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Piece Of Your Heart” by Meduza Featuring Goodboys peaked at number 22 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Principles Of Lust” by Enigma peaked at number 29 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Shake The Disease” by Depeche Mode peaked at number 13 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Soleil” by Roméo Elvis peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Terre indigo” by Barbara Scaff et Philippe Candelon peaked at number 5 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2002, “(Crack It) Something Going On” by Bomfunk MCs Featuring Jessica Folcker peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Delilah” by Ray Adams peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Enter Sandman” by Metallica peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1974, “If You Go Away” by Terry Jacks peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1974, “It's Only Rock And Roll (But I Like It)” by The Rolling Stones peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Mrs. Robinson” by Simon And Garfunkel peaked at number 8 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Reach” by Gloria Estefan peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1963, “St. Louis Blues Twist” by Alice Babs peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1985, “There Must Be An Angel (Playing With My Heart)” by Eurythmics peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Things” by Nancy Sinatra And Dean Martin peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Work It Out” by Beyoncé peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2002, ✪ “The Ketchup Song (Aserejé)” by Las Ketchup peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1968, “Arrivederci Hans” by Rita Pavone peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Baby Baby” by Amy Grant peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Chorus” by Erasure peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Halt dein Maul” by Y-Titty peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Heaven” by Bryan Adams peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2002, “Hero” by Chad Kroeger Featuring Josey Scott peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Higher Love” by Kygo x Whitney Houston peaked at number 10 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Insomnia” by Faithless peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Is mir egal (Scheiss egal)” by Der Tobi And Das Bo peaked at number 47 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Jambo” by Takagi And Ketra, Omi And Giusy Ferreri peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1985, “Kayleigh” by Marillion peaked at number 19 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2013, “La La La” by Naughty Boy Featuring Sam Smith peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Other Side Of Love” by Sean Paul peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1985, “People Get Ready” by Jeff Beck And Rod Stewart peaked at number 24 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Ran$om” by Lil Tecca peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1991, “Schnapp! (Ich schnappe übere)” by Los Suissos peaked at number 8 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Slide Away” by Miley Cyrus peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1996, “Woman” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Yeah” by Luciano [DE] peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2019, “Yo x ti tu x mi” by Rosalía / Ozuna peaked at number 29 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2013, “Applause” by Lady Gaga peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2013, “Roar” by Katy Perry peaked at number 4 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1869, The Waffle Iron was patented by Cornelius Swarthout. The next day, the Waffle Whiffer snatches all the waffles made.

In 1894, Congress passes the first graduated income tax law, which is declared unconstitutional the next year.

In 1894, Chicago catcher William “Pop” Schriver becomes the first player to catch a ball dropped from the top of the Washington Monument.

In 1908, Tommy Burns knocked out Bill Squires in the 13th round at Sydney, Australia to retain the world heavyweight title.

In 1910, Billy Sullivan snags three baseballs dropped by batterymate Ed Walsh from atop the 555-foot Washington Monument. The White Sox catcher, feeling the 200-to-300 pound force the objects gain in their vertical descent, nixes the idea of trying to catch a ball tossed from a plane.

In 1912, Congress approved legislation establishing Parcel Post delivery by the U.S. Post Office Department, slated to begin on January 1, 1913.

In 1912, Congress passed a measure creating the Alaska Territory.

In 1912, President Taft signed the Panama Canal Bill

In 1941, During a double-header against the Cardinals, a ragtag group of five 'musicians', dubbed the Dodger SymPhony by announcer Red Barber, makes their Ebbets Fieldʹs debut. This band, in which none of the members can read music, performs their zany antics at all evening and weekend games.

In 1945, The Pluto film, “The Legend of Coyote Rock” is released.

In 1948, “Mary Kay and Johnny”, TV Comedy; last aired on DUMONT, moved to NBC.

In 1955, “My Little Margie”, TV Comedy; last aired on NBC.

In 1956, Elvis Presley recorded “Love Me Tender”.

In 1960, Temperature dropped to -88 degrees (-126.9 deg F/-88 deg C) at Vostok, Antarctica, a world record.

In 1963, Cover of “Time”--June Lockhart, Jon Provost, and Lassie.

In 1963, R.C., “Danke Schoen” by Wayne Newton peaked at #13 on the pop singles chart.

In 1963, R.C., “Hello Mudduh, Hello Fudduh! (A Letter From Camp)” by Allan Sherman peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1963, R.C., “Twist It Up” by Chubby Checker peaked at #25 on the pop singles chart.

In 1963, Little Stevie Wonder is the first artist to make the number one position on the pop single chart, the pop albums chart and the R&B singles chart all at one time. In fact, nobody had made the pop single and album charts at the same time. The music from “Wonder World” is the album, “The Twelve Year-Old-Genius” and the single, “Fingertips, Part Two.”

In 1963, Don Schollander becomes the first swimmer to break the two-minute barrier in the 200-meter freestyle with a time of 1:58.4 in a meet at Osaka, Japan.

In 1963, The Little League World Series is televised for the first time. With ABCʹs Wide World of Sports providing coverage of the championship game, Grenada Hills (CA) beats Stratford (CT), 2-1.

In 1965, TVʹs Where The Action Is Appearing: Impressions (Itʹs All Right), Detergents (Leader of the Laundermat).

In 1968, On the cover of TV Guide: “cast of Star Trek: Deforest Kelley, William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy”. Other Articles: Clint Eastwood, Edd Byrnes

In 1968, R.C., “Born To Be Wild” by Steppenwolf peaked at number two on the pop singles chart.

In 1968, R.C., “Journey To The Center Of The Mind” by The Amboy Dukes peaked at #16 on the pop singles chart.

In 1968, Carrying 134 pounds, Doctor Fager set the world record for a mile in the Washington Park Handicap at Arlington Park. The time for his 10-length victory was 1:32 1/5. The previous record was 1:32 3/5, set by three-year-old Buckpasser on June 25, 1966 at Arlington Park.

In 1968, Iron Butterflyʹs “Inna-Gadda-Da-Vida” was released.

In 1969, Morning: John Lennon writes “Cold Turkey.” Afternoon: John rehearses “Cold Turkey.” Evening: John records “Cold Turkey.” Midnight: John dreams of “Cold Turkey.” Next morning: John sick of “Cold Turkey.”

In 1969, The film version of Arlo Guthrieʹs song “Aliceʹs Restaurant” opened in Los Angeles and New York.

In 1972, “My Three Sons”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS.

In 1974, R.C., “Tell Me Something Good” by Rufus peaked at number three on the pop singles chart.

In 1974, R.C., “Waterloo” by Abba peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1974, R.C., “Wildwood Weed” by Jim Stafford peaked at number seven on the pop singles chart.

In 1974, “The Streak” single by Ray Stevens was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1977, Johnny Paycheck records the David Allan Coe-penned “Take This Job And Shove It” at Nashvilleʹs Columbia Recording Studio

In 1978, Barnes and Barnes (Bill Mumy and Robert Haymer) recorded the all-time demented classic “Fish Heads.”

In 1979, “The Facts Of Life”, TV Comedy; debut on NBC. Starred Charlotte Rae, Lisa Whelchel, Mindy Cohn, Kim Fields, and four other girls including Molly Ringwald who lasted only a season plus the four summer episodes, so they replaced the rest with Nancy McKeon from 1980 on and it stayed on for an unbelievable ten seasons (counting the 1978-79 summer run as the first)! Housekeeper Edna Garrett moves on up to the “Eastland side” to a deluxe girls prep school to serve as housemother and teach “The Facts Of Life.”

In 1980, “Those Amazing Animals”, TV Magazine; debut on ABC. ABC takes a page from its incredible Thatʹs Incredible franchise and ventures forth into the programming jungle to spin off Those Amazing Animals. The result is a cross between Wild Kingdom and Americaʹs Funniest Home Videos. Burgess Meredith, Priscilla Presley and Jim Stafford host.

In 1985, R.C., “The Power Of Love” by Huey Lewis and The News peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1985, R.C., “What About Love?” by Heart peaked at number ten on the pop singles chart.

In 1985, R.C., “You Look Marverlos” by Billy Crystal peaked at #58 on the pop singles chart.

In 1987, PBS is threatened with a lawsuit if they use a banana to demonstrate how to use a condom during an AIDS special. Itʹs not a fundamentalist group protesting, but Robert Moore, president of the International Banana Association.

In 1988, Democratic presidential nominee Michael Dukakis picked up the endorsement of the AFL-CIO while Republican nominee George Bush campaigned in California with President Ronald Reagan. Wally George, a conservative talk show host, used to pronounce Dukakis in such a way that it was a slang way of saying feces in English and then in Spanish. Doo…ca-cas.

In 1989, The “Voyager Two” space probe flew by Neptune, sending back striking photographs.

In 1990, Sinead OʹConnor banned the “Star Spangled Banner” from her show in New Jersey and was sneered with boos from the audience louder than the boos while Roseanne was singing it the month before.

In 1991, R.C., “Learning To Fly” by Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers peaked at #28 on the pop singles chart.

In 1993, “Insane In The Brain” single by Cypress Hill was certified Gold by the RIAA. Not a demented song, but the title sure is demented. the great Luke Ski parodied it into a tribute to the WB cartoon “Pinky and the Brain.”

In 1995, The most over-hyped operating system upgrade ever was released: Microsoft Windows 95. Windows 95 was rumored to be run under MS DOS Seven in some computer magazines. Microsoft also purchased the rights to use the Rolling Stonesʹ “Start Me Up” for a reported $12 million.

In 1996, On the cover of TV Guide: “William Shatner OR Patrick Stewart OR Kate Mulgrew OR Avery Brooks”. Other Articles: Star Trek Turns 30. Collect all four covers!

In 1999, “A Little Bit Of Mambo” album by Lou Bega was released

In 2001, “Grim and Evil” began airing on Cartoon Network

In 2006, The International Astronomical Union declared that Pluto was no longer a full-fledged planet, demoting it to the status of a “dwarf planet”; Patricia Tombaugh, the widow of Pluto discoverer Clyde Tombaugh, called the decision “disappointing” and “confusing.”

In 2011, Steve Jobs, co-founder and chief executive officer of Apple Incorporated, resigned, telling his companyʹs board he could “no longer meet my duties and expectations.” Jobs, 56, who stayed on as chairman, had battled cancer for several years. He died October 5, 2011.

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