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Last Updated 07-03-2021

🎭Page Johnson -- is 91 in the year 2021 and 92 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1930
Actor
Movie Titles: Passages from James Joyce's Finnegan's Wake, Nobody's Fool, Jersey Girl, Between Time and Timbuktu

🎭Tom Skerritt -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1933
Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Detroit, MI
TV Shows: Cheers (as Evan Drake), Picket Fences (as Sheriff Jimmy Brock)
Movie Titles: Ted, M*A*S*H, Alien, Top Gun, Steel Magnolias, Contact, The Other Sister

🎵🎷Wayne Shorter -- is 88 in the year 2021 and 89 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1933
Composer, Soprano-sax, Tenor-sax, Bandleader, Jazz Performer
Misc: some say b. Aug 23
Group Names: Weather Report, Miles Davis, Art Blakey

✍🎭Hugh Hudson -- is 85 in the year 2021 and 86 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1936
Writer, Producer/Director, English
Movie Titles: Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Revolution, I Dreamed of Africa, Chariots of Fire

✍📰Frederick Forsyth -- is 83 in the year 2021 and 84 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1938
Author, Journalist, Commentator, Spy, English
Book Titles: The Day of the Jackal, The Odessa File, The Fourth Protocol, The Dogs of War, The Devil's Alternative, The Fist of God, Icon, The Veteran, Avenger, The Afghan, The Cobra, The Kill List

🎭John Badham -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1939
Actor, Producer/Director, English
TV Shows: Supernatural
Movie Titles: Nick of Time, WarGames, Stakeout, Dracula, Short Circuit, Saturday Night Fever, Blue Thunder

✍🎭Marshall Brickman -- is 82 in the year 2021 and 83 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1939
Screenwriter, Producer/Director, Brazilian
Misc: best known for his collabroations with Woody Allen
Movie Titles: Annie Hall, Manhattan, Jersey Boys

Nathan Deal -- is 79 in the year 2021 and 80 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1942 N.S.
Governor, Attorney

🏆Carrie Enwright -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1943 N.S.
Model, Playmate
Misc: July 1963

🎭🎵Walter Williams -- is 78 in the year 2021 and 79 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1943 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Actor, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: some say b. 1942
Group Names: The O'Jays

🎭Anthony Heald -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1944
Actor
Misc: AP says b. in 1947
TV Shows: Boston Public (as Scott Guber)
Movie Titles: Red Dragon, The Silence Of The Lambs, 8MM

🎵🎷Pat Martino -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1944
Composer, Jazz Guitarist

⚖🏆🏒Jacques Demers -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1944
Senator, NHL Player, Canadian
Misc: former head coach of the World Hockey Association and the National Hockey League

🎭🎵Martha Veléz -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1945
Actress, Singer
TV Shows: aka Pablo
Movie Titles: Safe, One Eight Seven, Star Maps, Side Out

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🏆⚾Rollie Fingers -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1946
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: relief ace with 341 career saves; won AL MVP and Cy Young awards in 1981 with Milwaukee; World Series MVP in 1974 with Oakland; AL MVP 1981
Sports Teams: Oakland Athletics (1968-1976), San Diego Padres (1977-1980), Milwaukee Brewers (1981-1982, 1984-1985)

🎭John Savage -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1949
Actor, Producer
Misc: some say b. 1954
Movie Titles: The Godfather Part III, The Thin Red Line, The Deer Hunter, The Onion Field, Hair, Salvador

🎭🎵🎸Gene Simmons -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1949
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, Singer/Guitarist, Bassist, Heavy Metal Performer, Israeli
Names/Places: RN:Chaim Witz, RLN:Klein
Group Names: KISS

Martin Amis -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1949
Writer, Novelist, English
Book Titles: Money, London Fields

🎵Henry Paul -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1949
Songwriter, Musician, Country Singer
Group Names: Blackhawk, The Outlaws

⚛🎵🎸Rob Halford -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1951
Engineer, Rock & Roll Singer, English
Names/Places: RN:Robert John Arthur Halford
Group Names: Judas Priest

🎵🎸Geoff Downes -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1952
Music Producer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Keyboardist, New Wave Keybordist, English
Group Names: Buggles, Asia, Yes

🏆🏈Doug English -- is 68 in the year 2021 and 69 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1953
Hall of Famer, NFL Defensive, College Football Player
Misc: 4x Pro Bowl; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Texas, Detroit Lions (1975-1985)

🎭Pamela Brull -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1954
Actress
Movie Titles: The Guardian, The Philadelphia Experiment, The Bachelor's Baby

🎵🎸Elvis Costello -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1954
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Bandleader, New Wave Singer/Guitarist, British
Names/Places: RN:Declan Patrick McManus; b. in London, England
Misc: some say b. 1955
Group Names: Elvis and the Attractions (lead), soloist

🎵🎸Marty Jourard -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1954
Singer, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: The Motels

🎵Matt Aitken -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1956
Music Producer, Songwriter, English

🎭Christian Jules LeBlanc -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1958
Actor
TV Shows: Venice The Series (as Jake), Young & the Restless (as Michael Baldwin), As the World Turns (as Michael Baldwin)

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🎨✍🎭Tim (Animator) Burton -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1958 N.S.
Animator, Artist, Writer, Producer/Director
Movie Titles: Edward Scissorhands, Corpse Bride, Batman Returns, Beetlejuice, Batman, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Ed Wood, James and the Giant Peach, Mars Attacks, Sleepy Hollow

🎵🎸Damian McKee -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1958
Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, British
Group Names: Rosetta Stone

🎭Ashley Crow -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1960 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Champs (as Linda), Heroes (as Sandra Bennet)
Movie Titles: Minority Report, The Good Son

🏆⚾Bobby Meacham -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1960
MLB Manager, MLB Shortstop
Sports Teams: New York Yankees

🎭Ally Walker -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1961
TV/Movie Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Sons of Anarchy, Moon Over Miami (as Gwen Cross), Profiler (as Dr. Samantha Waters), Longmire
Movie Titles: Universal Soldier, While You Were Sleeping

🎭Joanne Whalley-Kilmer -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1961
TV/Movie Actress, English
Names/Places: RN: Joanne Whalley
Misc: some say b. 1964
Movie Titles: Willow, The Man Who Knew Too Much, Navy Seals, Pink Floyd The Wall

🎭🎵Billy Ray Cyrus -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1961
Actor, Country Singer, Country Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Flatswood, KY; Miley Ray's father
Misc: "Weird Al" Yankovic parodied it into a song about being sick of this Achy Breaky Song
Song Titles: Achy Breaky Heart; Achy Breaky Heart
TV Shows: Hannah Montana (as Robbie Stewart)

🏆🏒Dave Tippett -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1961
NHL Coach, NHL Player, Canadian

🏆🏒Greg Paslawski -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1961
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆🏈Ron Heller -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1962
NFL Coach, NFL Player

🎵🎸Vivian Campbell -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1962 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Heavy Metal Guitarst, Irish
Group Names: Thin Lizzy, Sweet Savage, Riverdogs, Shadow King, Dio, Whitesnake, Def Leppard

🏆⚾Oddibe McDowell -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1962
MLB Player, Olympic Athlete

🎭🎵Morgan Englund -- is 58 in the year 2021 and 59 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1963
Actor, Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Nome, AK; Cloris Leachman's son
TV Shows: Guiding Light (as Dylan Shayne-Lewis)
Movie Titles: Carnosaur 3: Primal Species, Not Like Us, Picnic

🎭Blair Underwood -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1964
Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Tacoma, WA.
TV Shows: One Life to Live (as Bobby Blue), Downtown, L.A. Law (as Jonathan Rollins), LAX (as Roger)
Movie Titles: Gattaca, Deep Impact

🏆🏈Nate Odomes -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1965
NFL Cornerback

🎭Robert Maschio -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1966
Actor
TV Shows: Scrubs (as Todd Quinlan)
Movie Titles: Date of Disaster, Hollywoo

🏆🏈Cornelius O'landa Bennett -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1966
NFL Linebacker

🎵D.J. Terminator X -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1966
Hall of Famer, Rap Music Performer
Names/Places: RN:Norman Lee Rogers
Group Names: Public Enemy

🏆⚾Albert Belle -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1966
MLB Outfielder
Misc: 5x All-Star, 5x Silver Slugger, AL home run leader (1995), 3x AL RBI leader

🎵🎸Derek Sherinan -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1966
Heavy Metal Keybordist
Group Names: Alice Cooper, Dream Theater

🎭Tom Hollander -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1967 N.S.
Actor, English
Movie Titles: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

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🎵Jeff Tweedy -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1967
Country Singer
Group Names: Wilco

🏆🏒David Williams -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1967
NHL Player, American

🎭David Alan Basche -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1968 N.S.
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Lipstick Jungle, The Exes (as Stuart Gardner)
Movie Titles: United 93, Equity

⚛🎭Rachael Ray -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1968
Chef, TV Hostess
TV Shows: Rachael Ray's Tasty Travels, $40 a Day, 30 Minute Meals, Rachael Ray Show

🏆🏈Dave (Football) Thomas -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1968
NFL Player
Misc: NOT the Wendy's or SCTV man

🎭Cameron Mathison -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1969
Actor, Canadian
Movie Titles: 54, Along Came a Nanny

🏆🏈Mike Jones -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1969
NFL Player

🏆🏒Jamie Leach -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1969
NHL Player, Canadian
Names/Places: Reggie's son

🎭🏆Claudia Schiffer -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1970
Commercial Actress, Model, German
Misc: Guess ads

🏆🏀Robert Horry -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1970
Sports Commentator, NBA Forward

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🏆⚾Doug Glanville -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1970
MLB Player

🎵Jo Dee Messina -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1970
Country Performer

🎭Nathan Page -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1971 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

🎵Bruce Long -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1971
Country Singer

🏆🏈Marlo Perry -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1972
NFL Linebacker

🏆🏈Marvin Harrison -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1972
Hall of Famer, NFL Player
Misc: 8x Pro Bowl, 3x First-Team All-Pro, 5x Second-Team All-Pro
Sports Teams: Indianapolis Colts (1996-2008)

🏆🏀Tony Dumas -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1972
NBA Player

✍🎭Ben Falcone -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1973 N.S.
Writer, Actor, Director

🎭Eric Millegan -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1974
Actor
TV Shows: Bones (as Zack Addy)
Movie Titles: On Line, Lady Peacock

🏆🏈Darren Benson -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1974
NFL Tackle

🏆🏈Mike Jenkins -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1974
NFL Wide Receiver

🎭Rhasaan Orange -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1975
Actor
Movie Titles: A Sight for Sore Eyes

🎭Michelle Beaudoin -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1975
Actress, Canadian
TV Shows: Sabrina the Teenage Witch (as Jennifer "Jenny" Kelley)
Movie Titles: Ginger Snaps 2: Unleashed, Waydowntown

🎭Jensen Atwood -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1976 N.S.
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Noah's Arc (as Wade)
Movie Titles: Chris's Briss, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Noah's Arc: Jumping The Broom, Before 'I Do'

🎭Alexander Skarsgard -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1976
Actor, Director, Swedish
TV Shows: True Blood (as Eric Northman), Big Little Lies (as Perry Wright)
Movie Titles: Tarzan (2016), Generation Kill, Battleship, Melancholia

🎭Jonathan Togo -- is 44 in the year 2021 and 45 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1977
Actor
TV Shows: CSI: Miami (as Ryan Wolfe)
Movie Titles: Mystic River, Identical, Somebody Up There Likes Me

🎭🎵Kel Mitchell -- is 43 in the year 2021 and 44 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1978
Actor, Comedian, Dancer, Musician
TV Shows: All That, Kenan and Kel, Wild Grinders, Game Shakers (as Double G)
Movie Titles: Good Burger, Mystery Men

🎭Rachel Bilson -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1981 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: The O.C. (as Summer Roberts), Hart of Dixie (as Dr. Zoe Hart)
Movie Titles: Jumper, Waiting For Forever

🎭Blake Lively -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1987
Actress
TV Shows: Gossip Girl (as Serena van der Woodsen)
Movie Titles: The Age of Adaline, The Town, Green Lantern

🏆⚾Justin Upton -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1987
MLB Player

🎵🎸Amy Macdonald -- is 34 in the year 2021 and 35 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1987 N.S.
Rock Singer, Scottish

🎭🎵Ray Quinn -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1988 N.S.
Actor, Pop Singer, English
TV Shows: Brookside (as Anthony Murray)

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🎵Alexandra Burke -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1988 N.S.
Rhythm and Blues Singer, English

Amber Rose Tamara LeBon -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1989
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Simon & Yasmin's daughter

🎭Josh Flitter -- is 27 in the year 2021 and 28 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1994
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Movie Titles: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Horton Hears a Who!, License to Wed, Big Momma's House 2

🎭China Anne McClain -- is 23 in the year 2021 and 24 in the year 2022; b.8/25/1998 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: A.N.T. Farm (as Chyna Parks), House of Payne (as Jazmine Payne), Descendants: Wicked World (as Freddie)
Movie Titles: Grown Ups (series)

Kennie Marie Titus -- is 20 in the year 2021 and 21 in the year 2022; b.8/25/2001
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Erin and Christopher's daughter

🎵Pam Wolf -- b.8/25/????
Radio Disc Jock

👑Ivan The Terrible -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1530 O.S. or 9/4/1530 N.S. d.3/18/1584 O.S. (53) or 3/28/1584 N.S. (53)
King, Russian
Misc: Tsar of Muscovy; the IV; czar at age 3; ruled 1533-84

👑King Louis Of Spain -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1707 N.S. d.8/31/1724 N.S. (17)
King
Misc: king in 1724

🎨George Stubbs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1724 d.7/10/1806 (81)
Painter, English
Misc: best known for his paintings of horses

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✍📰Johann G. Herder -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1744 d.12/18/1803 (59)
Philosopher, Historian

🎖Allan Pinkerton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1819 d.7/1/1884 (64)
Hero, Scottish
Misc: the first Detective; founded Pinkerton National Detective Agency

Gardiner Hubbard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1822 d.12/11/1897 (75)
Humanitarian
Misc: founder National Geographic Society, Hubbard medal named after him, founder Clarke School for the Deaf

✍📰Bret Harte -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1836 d.5/5/1902 (65)
Novelist, Short Story Writer, Poet, Journalist, Printer, Educator, English
Names/Places: RFMN:Francis Brett

Theodor Kocher -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1841 d.7/27/1917 (75)
Pioneer, Surgeon, Swiss
Misc: thyroid gland work (Nobel 1909)

Bill Nye -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1850 d.2/22/1896 (45)
Author, Humorist

Charles Sumner Tainter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1854 d.4/20/1940 (85)
Inventor
Misc: co-inventor of the radiophone; associate with Alexander Graham Bell

🎭Blanche Bates -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1873 d.12/25/1941 (68)
Stage Actress
Misc: Madame Butterfly

Joshua Lionel Cowen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1877 d.9/8/1965 (88)
Inventor
Misc: Electric model trains

✍📰Waldo David Frank -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1889 d.1/9/1967 (77)
Novelist, Historian

🏆⚾Norman Boeckel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1892 d.2/15/1924 (31)
MLB Third Baseman

🏆🏁🏊Wally O'Connor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1903 N.S. d.10/11/1950 N.S. (47)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, American

🏆🥊James Edward Slattery -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1904 d.8/30/1960 (56)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎵Ray Heindorf -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1908 d.2/2/1980 (71)
Musician
Misc: Music Man, Yankee Doodle Dandy

🎭Michael Rennie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1909 d.6/10/1971 (61)
TV/Movie Actor, English
TV Shows: The Third Man (as Harry Lime), Batman (as Sandman)

🎭🎵Ruby Keeler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1909 d.2/28/1993 (83)
Movie/Stage Actress, Tap Dancer, Singer, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Ethel Hilda Lehy Keeler; Al Jolson's wife 1930s
Misc: 42nd Street; some say b. 1910

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✍🎭Khigh Dhiegh -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1910 d.10/25/1991 (81)
Author, Movie Actor, Asian
Names/Places: RN:Kenneth Dickerson
Misc: pronounced Ki-Dee
TV Shows: Hawaii Five-O (as Wo Fat, McGarrett's archenemy)

Arnold Neustadter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1910 d.4/17/1996 (85)
Inventor
Misc: Rolodex Inventor

🎖Vo Nguyen Giap -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1911 d.10/4/2013 (102)
General
Misc: Vietnamese commander

🎨Ted Key -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1912 d.5/3/2008 (95)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Hazel

Erich Honecker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1912 d.5/29/1994 (81)
Politician
Misc: East German political leader, built the Berlin Wall

🎭Eugene V. Rostow -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1913 d.11/25/2002 (89)
Director
Misc: ex-of U.S. Arms Control

🎭Don DeFore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1913 d.12/22/1993 N.S. (80)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Misc: some say b. 1917
TV Shows: Ozzie & Harriet (as Thorney Thornberry), Hazel (as "Mr. B" George Baxter)

🎨Walt Kelly -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1913 d.10/18/1973 (60)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Pogo

🎭Erich Von Stronheim Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1916 d.10/26/1968 (52)
Actor, Director
Movie Titles: Napoleon, Sunset Blvd.

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🎨🎭Van Johnson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1916 d.12/12/2008 (92)
Artist, Actor
Names/Places: b. in Newport, RI; FN:Charles
Misc: 1940-50s movies, he's mostly in theater
TV Shows: Batman (as The Minstrel), Rich Man Poor Man

🎭Mel Ferrer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1917 d.6/2/2008 (90)
TV/Movie Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Eberton, NJ; Audrey Hepburn's ex-hubby
Book Titles: War and Peace, The Fall of the Roman Empire
TV Shows: Falcon Crest (as Phillip Erikson)

🎭Richard Greene -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1918 d.6/1/1985 (66)
TV/Movie Actor, English
Names/Places: b. in Plymoth
Misc: Matinee idol of the 1930-40s
TV Shows: The Adventures of Robin Hood (star in 1950s)

✍⛪🎵Leonard Bernstein -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1918 d.10/14/1990 (72)
Hall of Famer, Lecturer, Jewish, Conductor/Composer, Arranger, Songwriter, Pianist
Misc: New York Philharmonic Orchestra; West Side Story composer

George C. Wallace -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1919 d.9/13/1998 (79)
Politician, Governor

🎵🎷Leonard Gaskin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1920 d.1/24/2009 (88)
Jazz Bassist

⛪💰🎭Monty Hall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1921 N.S. d.9/30/2017 N.S. (96)
Jewish, Philanthropist, Radio Actor, Game Show Host, TV Producer, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Winnipeg; RN:Monte Halparin
TV Shows: Who Am I?, Let's Make A Deal (M.C./Boss)

Brian Moore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1921 d.1/10/1999 (77)
Novelist, Irish

🎵Ivry Gitlis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1922 N.S. d.12/24/2020 N.S. (98)
Violinist, Israeli
Misc: he was an acclaimed violinist who played with famed conductors, rock stars and jazz bands around the world and worked to make classical music accessible to the masses

🏆🎾Althea Gibson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1927 d.9/28/2003 (76)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player
Misc: 2X U.S. & Wimbledon singles champ; won both Wimbledon and U.S. championships in 1957 and '58; first black to play in either tourney and first to win each title.

🎵Jerry Rivers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1928 d.10/4/1996 (68)
Fiddler, Country Performer
Group Names: Drifting Cowboys

🎨📰Leigh A. Wiener -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1929 d.5/11/1993 (63)
Photographer, Photojournalist

⛪🎭Sir Sean Connery -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1930 N.S. d.10/31/2020 N.S. (90)
Protestant, Movie Actor, Scottish
Names/Places: b. in Edinburgh; RFN:Thomas
Movie Titles: Great Train Robbery; James Bond: Dr. No, Diamonds are Forever, Thunderball, Goldfinger, From Russia with Love, Untouchables, A Bridge Too Far, Rising Sun, First Knight, Dragonheart, The Rock, The Hunt For Red October, The Longest Day, The Avengers '98, Entrapment, Finding Forrester, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen

🎭Graham Jarvis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1930 d.4/16/2003 (72)
Actor
TV Shows: Mary Hartman Mary Hartman (as Charlie Haggers), Fame (as Bob Dyrenforth)

🎵Ray Pollard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1930 d.1/26/2005 (74)
Doo Wop Performer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Wanderers

🎭Regis Philbin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1931 N.S. d.7/24/2020 N.S. (88)
Hall of Famer, Game Show Host, TV Talk Show Host, Announcer
Misc: Pinocchio (voice); some say b.1933 or b. 1934
TV Shows: Regis & Kathie Lee, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire

🎭John Stears -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1934 d.6/28/1999 (64)
Sound Effects Technician, English
Book Titles: James Bond (films)

🎭David Canary -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1938 N.S. d.11/16/2015 N.S. (77)
Soap Actor, TV/Stage Actor
TV Shows: All My Children (as twins Adam & Stuart Chandler), Bonanza (as Candy), Peyton Place

💰James McDougal -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1940 d.3/8/1998 (57)
Businessperson
Misc: the flamboyant Arkansas savings and loan operator whose business dealing with President and Mrs. Clinton spurred the Whitewater investigation

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🏆🥊Ivan Koloff -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1942 N.S. d.2/2/2017 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler, Canadian
Names/Places: RN:Oreal Perras; ring name: The Russian Bear

🎭Gary Abrahams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1944 d.11/5/1992 (48)
Producer
Misc: FILMEX founder

🏆🏈Charlie Sanders -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1946 d.7/2/2015 (68)
Hall of Famer, NFL Player
Misc: 7x Pro Bowl
Sports Teams: Detroit Lions (1968-1977)

🎵Danny Smythe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1948 d.7/6/2016 N.S. (67)
Pop Drummer
Group Names: The Box Tops

🏆Willy Rey -- Birth 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

🏆🏌Mike Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1950 d.5/21/2014 N.S. (63)
Golfer

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

🎵🎸John McGeoch -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/25/1955 d.3/5/2004 (48)
Guitarist, Rock & Roll Performer, Scottish
Group Names: Siouxsie & the Banshes

👑King Louis IX Of France -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/25/1214 d.8/25/1270
King
Misc: ruled 1226-70

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Thomas Dekker -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1572 d.8/25/1632
Dramatist, English

✍📰David Hume -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/26/1711 Ju-1 or 5/7/1711 N.S. d.8/25/1776 N.S. (65)
Philosopher, Historian, Scottish
Misc: of skepticism

📰John Gill -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/17/1732 d.8/25/1785 (53)
Publisher, Patient
Misc: a leading advocate of American colonial independence from Britain.

⚛🎵Sir William Herschel -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/15/1738 d.8/25/1822 (83)
Astronomer, Composer, German
Names/Places: RN:Friedrich Wilhelm
Misc: discovered Uranus in 1781

Ann Rutledge -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1813 d.8/25/1835 (22)
Celebrity Friend
Misc: said by some to have been the early true love of Abraham Lincoln; d. in Illinois

Michael Faraday -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/22/1791 d.8/25/1867 (75)
Chemist, Inventor, Physicist, English
Misc: published pioneering papers that led to the practical use of electricity

🎨Charles Loring Elliott -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/12/1812 d.8/25/1868 (55)
Painter

Celia Thaxter -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/29/1835 d.8/25/1894 (59)
Poet, Children's Author

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/15/1844 d.8/25/1900 (55)
Poet, Philosopher, German
Misc: antisemite who became insane in 1890s; d. in Warsaw

Antoine-Henri Becquerel -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/15/1852 d.8/25/1908 (55)
Physicist, French
Misc: discovered radioactivity, Nobel 1903

🎨William Tuthill -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/11/1855 d.8/25/1929 (74)
Architect
Misc: of Carnegie Hall

🏆🏒Charles Albert "Babe" Siebert -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/14/1904 d.8/25/1939 (35)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, NHL Left Wing, Canadian
Misc: played 1925-1939
Sports Teams: Montreal Maroons, New York Rangers, Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens

🎖John Birch -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/8/1918 N.S. d.8/25/1945 N.S. (27)
Military Leader
Misc: WWII hero captain

🏆🥊Earl Caddock -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/27/1888 d.8/25/1950 (62)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler

✍⚛Alfred C. Kinsey -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/23/1894 N.S. d.8/25/1956 N.S. (62)
Author, Scientist, Sexologist
Book Titles: The Sexual Behavior of the Human Male

George Washington Pierce -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/11/1872 d.8/25/1956 (84)
Inventor
Misc: a pioneer in radiotelephony and a noted teacher of communication engineering.

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🎭Paul Muni -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/22/1895 d.8/25/1967 (71)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Austrian, Hungarian
Names/Places: RN:Muni Weisenfreund

🎭John George -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/20/1898 d.8/25/1968 (70)
Actor, Syrian
TV Shows: Have Gun Will Travel, Gunsmoke, Adventures of Fu Manchu (as Kolb)

💰Alisa Bruce -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/28/1901 d.8/25/1969 (68)
Philanthropist, Socialite

🎵Ted Lewis -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/6/1890 d.8/25/1971 (81)
Songwriter, Singer, Clarinetist, Bandleader
Names/Places: NN:The High Hatted Tragedian; RN:Theodore Leopold Friedman

John Ray Dunning -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/24/1907 d.8/25/1975 (67)
Physicist
Misc: nuclear physicist whose experiments in nuclear fission helped lay the groundwork for the development of the atomic bomb.

🎵Ray Eberle -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/19/1919 d.8/25/1979 (60)
Singer
Group Names: Glenn Miller's band

🎵🎷Stan Kenton -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/15/1911 d.8/25/1979 (67)
Arranger, Composer, Bandleader, Jazz Singer, Jazz Pianist
Names/Places: RN:Stanley Newcomb
Misc: Kenton experts state that he was born Dec 15, 1911, not Feb 19, 1912

🎭Gower Champion -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/22/1921 d.8/25/1980 (59)
Stage Director, Choreographer, Dancer
Names/Places: Marge's husband
Misc: half of the famous 1950s dance team; some say b. 1919 or 1920

✍🎭Truman Capote -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/30/1924 d.8/25/1984 (59)
Novelist, Actor, Gay
Names/Places: b. in Monroesville, AL; RN:Truman Streckfus Persons
Misc: his books "Breakfast At Tiffany's" and "In Cold Blood" became movies
Book Titles: Breakfast at Tiffany's, Cold Blood

🏆Viktor Chukarin -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/9/1921 d.8/25/1984 (62)
Gymnast, Olympic Athlete
Misc: Olympic Gold 1952, 56

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🏆🎳Andy Varipapa -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/31/1891 d.8/25/1984 (93)
Hall of Famer, Bowler

🏆⚾Waite Charles "Schoolboy" Hoyt -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/9/1899 d.8/25/1984 (84)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: knuckleball
Sports Teams: New York Giants (1918), Boston Red Sox (1919-1920), New York Yankees (1921-1930), Detroit Tigers (1930-1931), Philadelphia Athletics (1931), Brooklyn Dodgers (1932), New York Giants (1932), Pittsburgh Pirates (1933-1937), Brooklyn Dodgers (1937-1938)

🎭Samantha (B. 1972) Smith -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/29/1972 d.8/25/1985 (13)
TV Actress
Misc: Urged peace when she wrote the Soviet leader Andropov; d. plane crash with her father
TV Shows: Lime Street (as Elizabeth Culver)

🏆⚽Fabri Salcedo -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/28/1914 d.8/25/1985 (71)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Spanish

🏆⚾Dick Wakefield -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/6/1921 d.8/25/1985 (64)
MLB Player

🎭Allen Case -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/8/1934 d.8/25/1986 (51)
Actor
TV Shows: The Deputy (as Clay McCord), The Legend of Jesse James (as Frank)

🏆🥊Bob Montgomery -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/10/1919 d.8/25/1988 (69)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🏆🏈🥊Art Rooney -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/27/1901 d.8/25/1988 (87)
Hall of Famer, NFL Owner, Boxer, Olympic Athlete
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers (founder and owner 1933-death)

🎭Don Nute -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/13/1935 d.8/25/1991 (56)
Actor

Niven Busch -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/26/1903 d.8/25/1991 (88)
Novelist, Screen/Scriptwriter
Book Titles: The Postman Always Rings Twice

🎭Frederick O'Neal -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/27/1905 d.8/25/1992 (86)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Misc: American Negro Theatre founder
TV Shows: Car 54 Where Are You? (as Officer Wallace)

🎵Creadal Jones -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/26/1940 N.S. d.8/25/1994 N.S. (53)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Group Names: Chi-Lites

🎵Sylvia Fisher -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/18/1910 d.8/25/1996 (86)
Opera Singer

🎵Marshall Barer -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/19/1923 d.8/25/1998 (75)
Songwriter
Song Titles: Mighty Mouse (theme lyricist)

Lewis Franklin Powell Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/19/1907 N.S. d.8/25/1998 N.S. (90)
Supreme Court Justice
Misc: Supreme Court Justice 1972-87

🎵Rob Fisher -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/5/1959 d.8/25/1999 (39)
Songwriter, Singer, Bassist, Keyboardist, English
Group Names: Naked Eyes, Climie Fisher

🎨Carl Barks -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1901 d.8/25/2000 (99)
Comic Strip Cartoonist, Illustrator

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🎵Jack Nitzsche -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/22/1937 d.8/25/2000 (63)
Music Producer, Arranger, Composer/Songwriter, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Chicago; RFN:Bernard
Misc: scored films such as One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest and An Officer And A Gentleman

🎵Cliff Bruner -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/25/1915 d.8/25/2000 (85)
Fiddler, Bandleader, Country Performer

🎵Aaliyah -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/16/1979 N.S. d.8/25/2001 N.S. (22)
Rhythm and Blues-Pop Performer

🎭🎵William Warfield -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/22/1920 d.8/25/2002 (82)
Movie Actor, Singer
Misc: has been Professor of Music at Northwestern University in Evanston IL since 1994. He toured in 1998 singing his signature song "Old Man River" from Showboat and narrating "A Lincoln portrait" by Aaron Copland. "River" was parodied by Stan Freberg as he and someone playing the censor made fun of it by correcting the grammar of the lyrics in "Elderly Man River"

🎭Terence Morgan -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/8/1921 d.8/25/2005 (83)
Actor, English
TV Shows: The Adventures of Sir Frances Drake (star)

Raymond Barre -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/12/1924 d.8/25/2007 (83)
Prime Minister, French

🏆🏀Kevin Jerome Duckworth -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/1/1964 d.8/25/2008 (44)
NBA Center

Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/22/1932 d.8/25/2009 (77)
Senator

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🏆🥊Mary Alfonsi -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/23/1942 d.8/25/2011 (69)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: aka Donna Christanello

Neil Alden Armstrong -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/5/1930 d.8/25/2012 (82)
Astronaut
Names/Places: b. in Wapakoneta, OH
Misc: First Man on the Moon & to orbit Earth; 1st to walk on the moon 7-20-69 (Gemini 8/Apollo 11)

⚛🎭Dr. Red Duke -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/16/1928 d.8/25/2015 N.S. (86)
Surgeon, Professor, TV Host
Names/Places: RN:James Henry Duke Jr., M.D.

🎭Marvin Kaplan -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/24/1927 d.8/25/2016 N.S. (89)
TV/Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Meet Millie (as Alfred Prinzmetal), Top Cat (as Choo Choo), Alice (as Henry), On The Air (as Dwight McGonigle)
Movie Titles: Wild at Heart, The Great Race, It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

James Watson Cronin -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/29/1931 N.S. d.8/25/2016 N.S. (84)
Physicist
Misc: nuclear

John Sidney McCain III -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1936 N.S. d.8/25/2018 N.S. (81)
Senator

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1956, ✪ “Ape Call” by Nervous Norvus peaked at number 28 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, ✪ “Brother Louie” by Stories peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, ✪ “Experiments With Mice” by Johnny Dankworth And His Orchestra peaked at number 61 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Away All Boats” by Al Hibbler peaked at number 77 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Baby I've Been Missing You” by Independents peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Barbie Dreams” by Nicki Minaj peaked at number 18 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Beach Baby” by King Curtis peaked at number 60 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Beach Party” by Dave York And The Beachcombers peaked at number 95 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Bongo Rock” by The Incredible Bongo Band peaked at number 57 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Bring It On Home To Me” by Sam Cooke peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Call Me Mr. In-Between” by Burl Ives peaked at number 19 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Clay Idol” by Betty Johnson peaked at number 72 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Could This Be Love” by Seduction peaked at number 11 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Fabulous Character” by Sarah Vaughan peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “For All We Know” by Dinah Washington peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Give Your Heart A Break” by Demi Lovato peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Gone, Gone, Gone” by Bad Company peaked at number 56 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “H.A.P.P.Y. Radio” by Edwin Starr peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Heart In Hand” by Brenda Lee peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “High On Emotion” by Chris de Burgh peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “How Bad Do You Want It?” by Don Henley peaked at number 48 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “How Can I Tell Her” by Lobo peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “I Want To Be Loved” by Dinah Washington peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I Was Checkin' Out, She Was Checkin' In” by Don Covay peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “I'll Be Around” by Don Cherry peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “I'm Coming Home” by Paul Anka peaked at number 94 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Jerk Out” by The Time peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Just Another Night” by Ian Hunter peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Lady Writer” by Dire Straits peaked at number 45 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Leave A Tender Moment Alone” by Billy Joel peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Lola's Theme” by Steve Allen peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Love Me As I Love You” by George Maharis peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Make Me Better” by Fabolous Featuring Ne-Yo peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Mama Can't Buy You Love” by Elton John peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Mama Weer All Crazee Now” by Quiet Riot peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Mercy” by Brett Young peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Morning Dance” by Spyro Gyra peaked at number 24 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “My Sharona” by The Knack peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Rain” by Dragon peaked at number 88 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Reap What You Sow” by Billy Stewart peaked at number 79 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Rock And Roll Dancin'” by Beckmeier Brothers peaked at number 53 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Round And Round” by Ratt peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “So Long” by Fats Domino peaked at number 44 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “So Wrong” by Patsy Cline peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Start The Commotion” by The Wiseguys peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Stuck On You” by Lionel Richie peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Taste” by Tyga Featuring Offset peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “The Ballad Of Paladin” by Duane Eddy peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “The Girl I Used To Know” by Brother Beyond peaked at number 27 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “The Hurt” by Cat Stevens peaked at number 31 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “The Loco-Motion” by Little Eva peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “The Long Way Home” by Neil Diamond peaked at number 91 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1951, “The Loveliest Night Of The Year” by Mario Lanza peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “The Only Flame In Town” by Elvis Costello And The Attractions peaked at number 56 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “The Space Between” by Dave Matthews Band peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “The Way I Are” by Timbaland Featuring Keri Hilson And D.O.E. peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Theme From 'Rocky II'” by Maynard Ferguson peaked at number 82 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Things” by Bobby Darin peaked at number 3 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “This Is Love” by Oak peaked at number 58 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Till There Was You” by Valjean peaked at number 100 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Top Of The World” by Lynn Anderson peaked at number 74 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Video” by Jeff Lynne peaked at number 85 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)” by Doris Day peaked at number 2 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Whistle” by Flo Rida peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'” by John Baldry (Long John Baldry) peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1973, ✪ “Brother Louie” by Stories peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1962, ✪ “Come Outside” by Mike Sarne With Wendy Richard peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, ✪ “Ghostbusters” by Ray Parker Jr. peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Blow Me (One Last Kiss)” by P!nk peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Born To Be Alive” by Patrick Hernandez peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Clouds” by David Gates peaked at number 55 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Come Back To Me” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Dance A Little Step” by Mashmakhan peaked at number 35 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Darlin'” by Zylan peaked at number 93 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Delicate” by Taylor Swift peaked at number 20 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Do You Wanna Go Party” by K.C. And The Sunshine Band peaked at number 87 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Draggin' 'Em Down The Line” by Burton Cummings peaked at number 85 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “First Time Around” by Skyy peaked at number 49 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Going Through The Motions” by Hot Chocolate peaked at number 63 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Gonna Get Close To You” by Dalbello peaked at number 77 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Highway Driving” by Alabama peaked at number 42 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2012, “I Will Wait” by Mumford And Sons peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “If You Want Me To Stay” by Sly And The Family Stone peaked at number 34 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Kiss You Inside Out” by Hedley peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Leave A Tender Moment Alone” by Billy Joel peaked at number 58 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Let Go The Line” by Max Webster peaked at number 39 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Life In Tokyo” by Japan peaked at number 72 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Little Gandy Dancer / Gimme Your Money Please” by Bachman-Turner Overdrive peaked at number 45 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Love You Easy” by Greg Mittler peaked at number 68 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Minstrel Gypsy” by The Stampeders peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Panama” by Van Halen peaked at number 15 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Pilot” by Ian Thomas peaked at number 83 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Pop” by *N Sync peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Purple Pills” by D12 peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Sad, Sad Rain” by Platinum Blonde peaked at number 56 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Sexy Girl” by Glenn Frey peaked at number 48 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Simple” by Florida Georgia Line peaked at number 28 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Sittin' Waitin'” by Riverson peaked at number 76 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Take This Heart” by Harlequin peaked at number 64 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “The Boys In The Bright White Sports Car” by Trooper peaked at number 25 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Vision Of Love” by Mariah Carey peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “We All Need Love” by Troiano peaked at number 34 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1979, “When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman” by Dr. Hook peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Where Do The Boys Go?” by Men Without Hats peaked at number 30 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Young Love / A Million To One” by Donny Osmond peaked at number 4 on the Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1990, ✪ “Channel Z” by The B-52's peaked at number 61 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, ✪ “Duke Of Earl” by Darts peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, ✪ “Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini” by Bombalurina peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, ✪ “Taxman” by Rockwell peaked at number 88 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, ✪ “Tubular Bells (Theme From "The Exorcist")” by Plutonic peaked at number 91 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “17” by Rick James peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “2 Minutes To Midnight” by Iron Maiden peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Amerikka's Most Wanted” by Ice Cube peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Barbie Dreams” by Nicki Minaj peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Be-Bop-A-Lula” by Gene Vincent And The Blue Caps peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Bodyrock” by Tymes 4 peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Castles In Spain” by The Armoury Show peaked at number 69 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Club At The End Of The Street” by Elton John peaked at number 47 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Crystal” by New Order peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Dive Dive Dive” by Bruce Dickinson peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Dream Beam” by Hypnotone peaked at number 94 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Dream” by A.S.K. peaked at number 85 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Englishman In New York” by Sting peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Fine Girl” by Ziezie peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Go West” by The Cult peaked at number 90 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Heart Like A Wheel” by The Human League peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Heartbreaker” by Dread Zeppelin peaked at number 83 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “How Do I Breathe” by Mario peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “How We Do (Party)” by Rita Ora peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “I Almost Lost My Mind” by Pat Boone peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “I Found U” by Axwell peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Like You” by Culture Beat Featuring Lana E. And Jay Supreme peaked at number 96 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I'm Doin' Fine Now” by New York City peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Is She Really Going Out With Him?” by Joe Jackson peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “King Of Wishful Thinking” by Go West peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “La Raza” by Kid Frost peaked at number 78 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Lady Shine (Shine On)” by Ths The Horne Section peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Language” by Porter Robinson peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Let Me Blow Ya Mind” by Eve Featuring Gwen Stefani peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Let Me Out” by Ben's Brother peaked at number 38 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Let The Rhythm Hit” by Eric B. And Rakim peaked at number 81 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Let's Dance” by Bombers peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Let's Dance” by Five peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Let's Get Busy” by Clubland peaked at number 86 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Like To Get To Know You Well” by Howard Jones peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Listen To Open Heart / Dangerous” by Roxette peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Little L” by Jamiroquai peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Live The Life” by Sindecut peaked at number 89 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Long Tall Sally” by Pat Boone peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Look Me In The Heart” by Tina Turner peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Looking For Atlantis” by Prefab Sprout peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Love Is Gone” by David Guetta Featuring Chris Willis peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Love You Anyway” by De Nada peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Made For Lovin' You” by Anastacia peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Morning Dance” by Spyro Gyra peaked at number 17 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “No Name” by Ryan O'Shaughnessy peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Nothing Without Me” by Manchild peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Ocean” by Martin Garrix Featuring Khalid peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “One Day Like This” by Elbow peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Read All About It (Pt. III)” by Emeli Sandé peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Release Me” by Wilson Phillips peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Rising Sun” by Medicine Head peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Roll My Body” by Sunsonic peaked at number 87 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Roses Are Red (My Love)” by Bobby Vinton peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Rumors” by Hot Chocolate peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Sadie's Shawl” by Frank Cordell peaked at number 29 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Same Girl” by R. Kelly With Usher peaked at number 26 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “She's Gone” by Buddy Knox peaked at number 45 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Shopping” by Supersister peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Simply Amazing” by Trey Songz peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Smarty Pants” by First Choice peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Stronger” by Kanye West peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Stuck On You” by Trevor Walters peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Sunglasses” by Tracey Ullman peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Superstylin'” by Groove Armada peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Survival” by Muse peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Sweet Little Rock And Roller” by Showaddywaddy peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Switch” by Nancy Dee peaked at number 68 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Take Her Back” by Pigeon Detectives peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Take Me Home” by Sophie Ellis-Bextor peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Tears Dry On Their Own” by Amy Winehouse peaked at number 16 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Temple Of Love” by Harriet peaked at number 100 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “The Ink In The Well” by David Sylvian peaked at number 36 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “The Only Flame In Town” by Elvis Costello And The Attractions peaked at number 71 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Treasure Of Love” by Clyde McPhatter peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Urban Guerilla” by Hawkwind peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Walk Hand In Hand” by Ronnie Carroll peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1979, “We Don't Talk Anymore” by Cliff Richard peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Welcome Home Baby” by Brook Brothers peaked at number 33 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2018, “When I Kissed The Teacher” by Lily James / Keenan Wynn / Davies / Imrie peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Where I Wanna Be” by Shade Sheist Featuring Nate Dogg And Kurupt peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “White Light” by George Michael peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Wish You Were Here” by Ed Sheeran, Richard Jones, Nick Mason And Mike Rutherford peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1984, “You Are My Melody” by Change peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Young Love” by Donny Osmond peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1973, ✪ “Frankenstein / Undercover Man” by The Edgar Winter Group peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, ✪ “Just A Song About Ping Pong” by Operator Please peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, ✪ “Speedy Gonzales” by Pat Boone peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, ✪ “The Hampster Dance Party” by Hampton The Hampster peaked at number 44 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “(You Really) Rock Me / Got To Get Out” by Nick Gilder peaked at number 95 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Battle Scars” by Guy Sebastian Featuring Lupe Fiasco peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Be Alright” by Dean Lewis peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Behind Closed Doors / A Sunday Kind Of Woman” by Charlie Rich peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy / Delta Dawn” by Bette Midler peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Born To Be Yours” by Kygo Featuring Imagine Dragons peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Burn For You” by INXS peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Chasing The Sun” by The Wanted peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Clothes Off!!” by Gym Class Heroes peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Daddy's Home / Take Me In Your Arms (Rock Me for a Little While)” by Jermaine Jackson peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Dancing With A Broken Heart” by Delta Goodrem peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Didn't Tell The Man / I Am The Man” by Hitmen peaked at number 75 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Don't Forget Me” by 1927 peaked at number 42 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Drunk” by Ed Sheeran peaked at number 9 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Epic” by Faith No More peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Getting Closer / Spin It On” by Paul McCartney And Wings peaked at number 57 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2018, “High Hopes” by Panic! At The Disco peaked at number 7 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “I Am a Clown / Some Kind Of Summer” by David Cassidy peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I Never Said I Love You / No Walls, No Ceilings, No Floors” by Orsa Lia peaked at number 63 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For” by The Chimes peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I Wanna Make It With You Tonight / I'm Gonna Get You (In The End)” by Monalisa And Terry Young peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I'm Bored / African Man” by Iggy Pop peaked at number 68 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Is She Really Going Out With Him? / You Got The Fever” by Joe Jackson peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Land Of Fortune / Innocent Bystanders” by Stars peaked at number 93 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Let's Dance” by Five peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Little L” by Jamiroquai peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Lonesome Loser / Another Runway” by Little River Band peaked at number 19 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Love Me Like The World Is Ending” by Ben Lee peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1956, “Moonglow And Theme From 'Picnic'” by Morris Stoloff peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Oh Sherrie” by Steve Perry peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “One Way Ticket / Left Me In The Rain” by Eruption peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Pleased To Meet You” by Aneiki peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Power” by Sharon O'Neill peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Reunited / Easy As Pie” by Peaches And Herb peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Ring My Bell / If I Could Feel That Old Feeling Again” by Anita Ward peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Run For Cover” by Sugababes peaked at number 36 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Said One To The Other (EP)” by Lisa Mitchell peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Standing on The Inside / Let Daddy Know” by Neil Sedaka peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Teddy Bear Song / (You Make Me Feel Like) Singing a Song” by Barbara Fairchild peaked at number 25 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “The Indelible Shuffle / Ray's Boogie” by The Indelible Murtceps peaked at number 29 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “The Jean Genie / Ziggy Stardust” by David Bowie peaked at number 23 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1973, “The Old-Fashioned Way / What Makes a Man” by Charles Aznavour peaked at number 44 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1951, “The Roving Kind” by Guy Mitchell peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1962, “The Young Ones” by Cliff Richard And The Shadows peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Theme from 'The Warriors'” by Barry DeVorzon peaked at number 89 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “We'll Be Coming Back” by Calvin Harris Featuring Example peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1984, “When Doves Cry” by Prince And The Revolution peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2012, “When The Lights Go Out (EP)” by Havana Brown peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1990, ✪ “Hanky Panky” by Madonna peaked at number 6 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, ✪ “Turtle Power!” by Partners In Kryme peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Ain't No Stoppin' Us Now” by McFadden And Whitehead peaked at number 30 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Automatic” by The Pointer Sisters peaked at number 8 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Bootylicious” by Destiny's Child peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Dancing With Tears In My Eyes” by Ultravox peaked at number 38 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Dogs Are Talking” by The Angels (Australia) peaked at number 12 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Don't Go Away Mad (Just Go Away)” by Mötley Crüe peaked at number 49 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Farewell My Summer Love” by Michael Jackson peaked at number 35 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Feel The Love” by Rudimental Featuring John Newman peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2001, “I Met Her In Miami” by Liberty City peaked at number 19 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2018, “I'll Be There” by Jess Glynne peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “I'm All Yours” by Jay Sean Featuring Pitbull peaked at number 22 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Let It Roll” by Flo Rida peaked at number 18 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Only When You Leave” by Spandau Ballet peaked at number 10 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Small Bump” by Ed Sheeran peaked at number 11 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “So This Is Love” by Bon Marche peaked at number 42 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Some Altar, Some Sacrifice” by Plans For A Building peaked at number 14 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “State Of Shock” by The Jacksons Featuring Mick Jagger peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Sweetest Sweetest” by Jermaine Jackson peaked at number 18 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “The Other Kind” by Steve Earle And The Dukes peaked at number 42 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Turn Off The Light” by Nelly Furtado peaked at number 1 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Unskinny Bop” by Poison peaked at number 3 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Velouria” by Pixies peaked at number 29 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Weekend” by Wet Willie peaked at number 43 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1990, “When I'm Back On My Feet Again” by Michael Bolton peaked at number 35 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1979, “You Take My Breath Away” by Rex Smith peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Your Love Is King” by Sade peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2007, ✪ “Blue Suede Shoes” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 91 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, ✪ “Roland The Roadie And Gertrude The Groupie” by Dr. Hook And The Medicine Show peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, ✪ “White Horse” by Laid Back peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Alright, Alright, Alright” by Mungo Jerry peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Als jij niet kiezen kan” by Django Wagner peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Bad Girls” by Donna Summer peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Ben je down?” by Famke Louise Featuring Jayh And Badd Dimes peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Breathin” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Can You Do It” by Geordie peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Chuck E.'s In Love” by Rickie Lee Jones peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Dolce Vita [1990]” by Ryan Paris peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Du gehörst zu mir” by Christian Anders peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Dum Dum Girl” by Talk Talk peaked at number 31 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Eternity” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “God Is A Woman” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 19 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Hall Of Fame” by The Script Featuring will.i.am peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Here (In Your Arms)” by Hello Goodbye peaked at number 23 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “High Energy” by Evelyn Thomas peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Highway To Hell” by AC/DC peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Hold On” by En Vogue peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “How Do You Mend A Broken Heart” by Guys And Dolls peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Like Girls” by Mr. Lee peaked at number 34 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “In Our Minds” by René Shuman peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Keep Your Head Up” by Ben Howard peaked at number 14 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “La Raza” by Kid Frost peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Love Resurrection” by Alison Moyet peaked at number 26 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Megamix” by Technotronic peaked at number 18 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Million Voices” by Otto Knows peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Miss California” by Dante Thomas Featuring Pras peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “No Brainer” by DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Chance The Rapper And Quavo peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Not The Dancing Kind” by Ruud Gullit peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “One Day / Reckoning Song (Wankelmut Rmx)” by Asaf Avidan peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Quando, Quando, Quando” by Pat Boone peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Reggae te gek hé” by Arie Ribbens peaked at number 38 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Right Place, Wrong Time” by Dr. John peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Rise” by Jonas Blue Featuring Jack And Jack peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Rote Rosen” by Freddy Breck peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Skies The Limit” by Fleetwood Mac peaked at number 48 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Smalltown Boy” by Bronski Beat peaked at number 1 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “That's Just The Way It Is” by Phil Collins peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “The Emperor's New Clothes” by Sinéad O'Connor peaked at number 22 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “The More You Live, The More You Love” by A Flock Of Seagulls peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “The Race” by Ferry Corsten peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “The SummerMix” by Dance Classics peaked at number 16 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Thieves In The Temple” by Prince peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2012, “This Is Love” by will.i.am Featuring Eva Simons peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1990, “True Love” by The Chimes peaked at number 42 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Turn Off The Light” by Nelly Furtado peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Voulez-Vous” by ABBA peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Waar zou jij nu zijn?” by J.J. Bauer peaked at number 30 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2007, “What I Want” by Bob Sinclar pres. Fireball peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1984, “When Am I Going To Make A Living” by Sade peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1979, ✪ “Disco Computer” by Transvolta peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2012, ✪ “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “2002” by Anne-Marie peaked at number 30 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Big Girls Don't Cry” by Fergie peaked at number 4 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Breathin” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 13 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Bright Eyes” by Art Garfunkel peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Can't Get Over” by September peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Crystal” by New Order peaked at number 30 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Eastside” by Benny Blanco, Halsey And Khalid peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Fighta” by Anna Hertzman peaked at number 12 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Giftig” by Mange Schmidt Featuring Petter peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Heaven” by Camilla Brinck peaked at number 25 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1979, “I Was Made For Lovin' You” by KISS peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Jag skulle vilja tänka en underbar tanke” by Per Gessle peaked at number 29 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Loaded” by Ricky Martin peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Mina hundar” by Fattaru peaked at number 9 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Prayer For The Weekend” by The Ark peaked at number 15 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Purple Pills” by D12 peaked at number 5 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Rise” by Jonas Blue Featuring Jack And Jack peaked at number 14 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Stronger” by Kanye West peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Tell The World” by United DJ's vs. Pandora peaked at number 7 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Waves Of Love” by Magnus Carlsson peaked at number 18 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1990, ✪ “Hanky Panky” by Madonna peaked at number 20 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “2002” by Anne-Marie peaked at number 9 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “40K” by Ufo361 peaked at number 19 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Cordula Grün” by Josh. peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Du” by Cro peaked at number 10 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Eternity” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 9 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “In My Mind” by Dynoro And Gigi D'Agostino peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Kingston Town” by UB40 peaked at number 5 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Nike Pullover” by Azet peaked at number 27 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Oua Oua” by Max.Brothers Featuring Kanui And Lula peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Prison Break Anthem (Ich glaub an dich)” by Azad Featuring Adel Tawil peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Sex Tape” by Katja Krasavice peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “This Is Love” by will.i.am Featuring Eva Simons peaked at number 15 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Wien - Berlin” by Keiner mag Faustmann peaked at number 16 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Zufällig” by Peter Cornelius peaked at number 29 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2001, “Cendrillon du ghetto” by Matt Featuring Lord Kossity peaked at number 20 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Complètement sonné” by Keblack peaked at number 16 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2007, “D.A.N.C.E.” by Justice peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Garçon” by Koxie peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Gourmandises” by Alizée peaked at number 14 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “I Found Out” by The Christians peaked at number 22 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2007, “I Wanna Chat” by Booty Full peaked at number 14 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Il est interdit...” by Shanna peaked at number 12 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Il suffit d'un ou deux éxcités” by Footbrothers avec Thierry Roland And Jean-Michel Larqué peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Le temps des copains” by Les Vagabonds peaked at number 7 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Madness” by Muse peaked at number 14 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Merguez-Party” by Les Musclés peaked at number 25 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Se bastasse una canzone” by Eros Ramazzotti peaked at number 11 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2001, “So I Begin” by Galleon peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2007, “4 In The Morning” by Gwen Stefani peaked at number 14 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1962, “Adios Amigo” by Jim Reeves peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Big Girl (You Are Beautiful)” by MIKA peaked at number 18 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Born To Be With You” by Dave Edmunds peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2018, “breathin” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 18 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2018, “God Is A Woman” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 13 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Good Time” by Owl City And Carly Rae Jepsen peaked at number 7 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Kallenavn” by Admiral P peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2018, “No Brainer” by DJ Khaled Featuring Justin Bieber, Chance The Rapper And Quavo peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Politimester Egil” by Bare Egil Band peaked at number 13 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Praying For Time” by George Michael peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Summer Paradise” by Simple Plan Featuring Sean Paul peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Susanna” by The Art Company peaked at number 3 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Tacatá” by Tacabro peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2018, “The Half” by Ruben peaked at number 20 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2001, “U Remind Me” by Usher peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1990, “What's The Colour Of Love” by Lili And Susie peaked at number 6 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2018, “Amore e capoeira” by Takagi And Ketra Featuring Giusy Ferreri And Sean Kingston peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Bad Girls” by Donna Summer peaked at number 5 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Breathin” by Ariana Grande peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Dior 2001” by Rin peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1979, “Do To Me” by Smokie peaked at number 7 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Don't Stop Movin'” by S Club 7 peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Epic” by Sandro Silva And Quintino peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Eternal Flame” by Atomic Kitten peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2007, “How Do You Do?” by beFour peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2012, “I Follow Rivers” by Lykke Li peaked at number 2 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Killer” by Adamski peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2007, “La mia banda suona il rock” by Laura Pausini peaked at number 25 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Little L” by Jamiroquai peaked at number 14 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Prison Break Anthem (Ich glaub an dich)” by Azad Featuring Adel Tawil peaked at number 13 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Respect! - The Official Street Parade 2007 Hymn” by Street Parade Featuring Maury peaked at number 28 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Rester soi-même” by Stress peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Samurai” by Erste Allgemeine Verunsicherung peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1973, “Skweeze Me, Pleeze Me” by Slade peaked at number 4 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Stuck On You” by Lionel Richie peaked at number 26 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Such A Shame” by Talk Talk peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Summer Love” by Flava And Stevenson peaked at number 6 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1990, “That's Just The Way It Is” by Phil Collins peaked at number 29 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2007, “Vayamos compañeros” by Marquess peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2012, “What Makes You Beautiful” by One Direction peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Wide Awake” by Katy Perry peaked at number 21 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2007, “+ Stile” by J-Ax And The Styles peaked at number 7 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2001, “Ain't It Funny” by Jennifer Lopez peaked at number 17 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2018, “Nero Bali” by Elodie Featuring Michele Bravi And Guè Pequeno peaked at number 10 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2012, “Some Nights” by Fun. peaked at number 9 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2007, “What Goes Around... Comes Around” by Justin Timberlake peaked at number 11 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2001, “www.mipiacitu” by Gazosa peaked at number 4 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 1718, Hundreds of French colonists arrived in Louisiana, with some of them settling in present-day New Orleans.

In 1825, Uraguay declared its independence from Brazil (National Day).

In 1904, Jim Jeffries retained his world heavyweight title with a second round knockout of Jack Munroe in San Francisco.

In 1947, “Dumont News” debut. Dumont was the original fourth network.

In 1949, NBC Radio debuted “Father Knows Best” on this day. The Thursday night program aired for five years. Robert Young, played the role of Jim Anderson, the ever-patient father. The rest of the family included wife Margaret, son Bud and the lovely daughters Betty (the eldest) and Kathy. The family lived on Maple Street in Springfield. Remember Budʹs favorite phrase (he only said it about six dozen times per show)? “Holy Cow!” “Father Knows Best” made the transition to TV in 1954, with Robert Young as the only cast member to continue with the show.

In 1949, RCA announces the development of a color TV system compatible with current black-and-white TV sets.

In 1950, Sugar Ray Robinson knocked out Jose Basora 52 seconds into the first round to win the world middleweight title.

In 1952, Puerto Rico becomes a Commonwealth under U.S. jurisdiction.

In 1956, R.C., “Ape Call” by Nervous Norvous peaked at #24 on the pop singles chart.

In 1956, R.C., “Experiments With Mice” by Johnny Darkworth Orchestra peaked at #61 on the pop singles chart.

In 1956, R.C., “The Flying Saucer (parts 1 and 2)” by Buchanan and Goodman peaked at number three on the pop singles chart.

In 1958, R.C., “Bird Dog” by The Everly Brothers peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1958, R.C., “Fever” by Peggy Lee peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1958, The game show “Concentration” premiered on NBC-TV.

In 1958, Director Tim Burton born. Films included “Batman,” “Edward Scissorhands,” “Ed Wood” and the 2001 version of “Planet of the Apes.”

In 1961, Singer Billy Ray Cyrus was born in Flatwoods, Kentucky. He sang that “Achy Breaky Heart” “Weird Al” made fun of when he turned it into “Achy Breaky Song”

In 1962, R.C., “The Loco-Motion” by Little Eva peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1964, The Beatles received a gold record by the RIAA for their hit single, A Hard Dayʹs Night. It was the third gold record of the total of 18 they would receive.

In 1965, The U.S. premiere of the motion picture, “Help!”, starring The Beatles, was held this night for thousands of moviegoers wanting to see the groupʹs first color motion picture. Their film, “A Hard Dayʹs Night”, had been produced in black and white.

In 1970, Elton John made his first live appearance in the U.S. at the Troubador in Los Angeles, kicking off a 17 day tour and opening for singer David Ackles. The performance kicked off a brief tour and led to a recording contract with MCA.

In 1973, R.C., “Brother Louie” by Stories peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1976, Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello premiere in a four-week variety series on CBS-TV

In 1976, “The Late Summer, Early Fall, Bert Convy Show”, TV Variety, debut on CBS.

In 1976, Boston released their self-titled album. It became one of the best-selling albums of all time.

In 1977, COVER OF ROLLING STONE The movie “STAR WARS”

In 1978, “Bat Out Of Hell” album by Meat Loaf was certified Platinum by the RIAA (including “PARADISE BY THE DASHBOARD LIGHT” and “TWO OUT OF THREE AINʹT BAD”)

In 1978, “Donʹt Look Back” album by Boston was certified Gold and Platinum by the RIAA

In 1978, “Running On Empty” album by Jackson Browne was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1978, “Tabitha”, TV Comedy; last aired on ABC.

In 1978, THE WHO RELEASE “WHO ARE YOU” Their newest album is officially released in America, a week after it came out in Britain.

In 1979, Gary Numanʹs “Cars” is released.

In 1979, On the cover of TV Guide: “Pro Football '79”. Other Articles: Saturday Night Live

In 1979, R.C., “Mama Canʹt Buy You Love” by Elton John peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1979, R.C., “Morning Dance” by Spyro Gyra peaked at #24 on the pop singles chart.

In 1979, R.C., “My Sharona” by The Knack peaked at number one on the pop singles chart and stayed there for five weeks; it was parodied by “Weird Al” Yankovic into “My Bologna”, John Mammoserʹs “Nine Coronas”, and Steve Dahlʹs “Ayatollah”.

In 1979, R.C., “We Donʹt Talk Anymore” by Cliff Richard peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1979, “CBS Childrens Film Festival”, TV Childrens; last aired on CBS.

In 1979, “Hart to Hart” pilot aired on ABC. It would become a series on September 22, 1979.

In 1979, “Pop Muzik”, by M entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1979, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia” by the Charlie Daniels Band reached number one on the country chart.

In 1980, The Broadway musical “42nd Street” opened. (Producer David Merrick stunned both cast and audience during the curtain call by announcing that the showʹs director, Gower Champion, had died earlier that day.)

In 1981, The U.S. spacecraft Voyager II came within 63,000 miles of Saturnʹs cloud cover, sending back pictures of and data about the ringed planet; in its closest approach to Saturn, sees not a few, but thousands of rings.

In 1981, “Misadventures Of Sheriff Lobo”, TV Adventure; last aired on NBC.

In 1981, John Lennonʹs murderer, Mark David Chapman, is sentenced to 20 years in prison.

In 1984, R.C., “Leave A Tender Moment Alone” by Billy Joel peaked at #27 on the pop singles chart.

In 1984, R.C., “Mama Weer All Crazee Now” by Quiet Riot peaked at #51 on the pop singles chart.

In 1984, R.C., “Rain” by Dragon peaked at #88 on the pop singles chart.

In 1984, R.C., “Round And Round” by Ratt peaked at #12 on the pop singles chart.

In 1984, R.C., “Stuck On You” by Lionel Richie peaked at number three on the pop singles chart. It was not only a Top 40 hit, it was also an adult-contemporary, black, and even a country song. Yee-haw!

In 1984, R.C., “The Only Flame In Town” by Elvis Costello peaked at #56 on the pop singles chart.

In 1984, “Fat Albert and Cosby Kids”, TV Cartoon Show, starring Bill Cosby; last aired on CBS after twelve years.

In 1984, Toy stores, Cabbage Patch Kids and Trivial Pursuit games were replaced by the latest fad toys this day — robotic action figures that fought galactic battles, called Transformers.

In 1986, Paul Simonʹs “Graceland” LP release date for his best selling (and GRAMMY winning) album, that drew heavily from South African native melodies and rhythms.

In 1989, Voyager Two, after a four billion-mile journey, made its closest pass over Neptune, sending back images of southern lights and its moon, Triton, to Earth.

In 1990, R.C., “Jerk-Out” by The Time peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1990, “Alf”, TV Cartoon Show, aka Alf Tales; last aired on NBC.

In 1990, “Smurfs”, TV Cartoon Show; Created by Peyo Culliford in '57; by HB; last aired on NBC.

In 1991, (not August 26) in the Emmy Awards, Consider it a “revenge of the nerds” as Randy Newman wins an Emmy for composing music for Cop Rock. Then-KPWR/L.A. morning man Jay Thomas wins one for a guest appearance on Murphy Brown.

In 1991, “Roc” starring Charles S. Dutton began airing on Fox.

In 1993, Superman Reborn, the original rejuvenated; the other four…???

In 1993, “The Trouble With Larry” TV Comedy? debut on CBS as an early fall show, but got canceled after its third airing. It was a rare occasion when a fall show got canceled before the fall season began.

In 1994, Because it wants the show to have the best possible ratings, ABC launches “My So-Called Life” opposite the first hour of NBCʹs Thursday “Must-See-TV” lineup. Viewers are more interested in a different view of “Generation X” life, which makes its debut in the same time slot a month later: “Friends.”

In 1994, “Bakersfield P.D.”, TV Comedy; last aired on Fox.

In 1994, “In Living Color” TV Comedy Variety last aired on Fox.

In 2002, Yasmine Bleeth married Paul Cerrito.

In 2002, “The Oblongs” returned to be airing new episodes on Adult Swim.

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