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The Big Datebook for August 26

Last Updated 08-27-2021

🎵Leon Hughes -- is 89 in the year 2021 and 90 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1932
Hall of Famer, Tenor, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Coasters

🎭🎵Vic Dana -- is 81 in the year 2021 and 82 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1940 N.S.
Actor, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Buffalo
Misc: 1960s hit star

✍🎭Barbet Schroeder -- is 80 in the year 2021 and 81 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1941
Screen/Scriptwriter, Actor, Producer/Director, French, Iranian
Movie Titles: Murder By Numbers, Single White Female, Barfly, Desperate Measures

🎵🎸Maureen Tucker -- is 77 in the year 2021 and 78 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1944
Hall of Famer, Singer, Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: The Velvet Underground

Tom Ridge -- is 76 in the year 2021 and 77 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1945
Government Official
Misc: Former Homeland Security Secretary

🎭Alison Steadman -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1946
Actress, English
TV Shows: Orphan Black (as Kendall Malone)
Movie Titles: Life is Sweet, The Adventures of Baron Munchausen, Shirley Valentine, The Life and Death of Peter Sellers

🎵Valerie Simpson -- is 75 in the year 2021 and 76 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1946
Music Producer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: some say b. 1945; no relation to O.J. or Jessica
Group Names: Ashford and Simpson

🎭Candy Moore -- is 74 in the year 2021 and 75 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1947
Actress
TV Shows: The Donna Reed Show (as Bebe), The Lucy Show (as Chris Carmichael)
Movie Titles: Raging Bull, Tomboy and the Champ, Lunch Wagon

🎵Robert Cowsill -- is 72 in the year 2021 and 73 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1949
Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: NN:Bob; Richard's twin
Misc: some say b. 1949
Group Names: Cowsills

🎭Annette Badland -- is 71 in the year 2021 and 72 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1950 N.S.
Actress, English
TV Shows: Wizards vs. Aliens (as Ursula Crowe), EastEnders (as Babe Smith), Dr. Who (as Margaret Blaine), EastEnders
Movie Titles: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Little Voice

📰Bill Whitaker -- is 70 in the year 2021 and 71 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1951 N.S.
Journalist
TV Shows: 60 Minutes

🏆🏈Donnie Shell -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1952 N.S.
Hall of Famer, NFL Safety
Misc: in the College and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers

🏆🏁🏊John Kinsella -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1952 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, American
Misc: Olympic-gold-1972

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📰Will Shortz -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1952
Editor
Misc: editor of crosswords

🎵Billy Rush -- is 69 in the year 2021 and 70 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1952
Guitarist
Group Names: Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes

🎵Steve Wright -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1954
Music Figure, English
Misc: a wacky DJ; NOT to be confused with Steven Wright

🎵Michael Chetwood -- is 67 in the year 2021 and 68 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1954
Hip-Pop Keyboardist, English
Group Names: T'Pau

🎭Douglas Mazell -- is 66 in the year 2021 and 67 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1955
Cinematographer

🎭Brett Cullen -- is 65 in the year 2021 and 66 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1956
Actor, Producer, Cameraperson
TV Shows: The Chisholms, The Thorn Birds, Falcon Crest, The Young Riders (as Marshal Sam Cain), Person of Interest (as Nathan Ingram)
Movie Titles: The Dark Knight Rises, Ghost Rider, Apollo 13, Red Dawn

🎭🎮Keiichi Namba -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1957
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor, Japanese
Misc: a prolific voice actor

🏆🏁Ray Evernham -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1957 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Sports Analyst, Auto Racer
Misc: former auto racing crew chief for Bill Davis Racing and Hendrick Motorsports, owner of his own team Evernham Motorsports 2001 -2010; analyist for racing coverage.

🏆⚾Alex Treviño -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1957
MLB Catcher, Mexican
Sports Teams: Los Angeles Dodgers

🎵John O'Neill -- is 64 in the year 2021 and 65 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1957
Songwriter, Guitarist, British
Group Names: Undertones

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🎭Wanda DeJesus -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1958
Actress, American, Puerto Rican
TV Shows: CSI: Miami (as Detective Adell Sevilla), Sons of Anarchy (as Carla)
Movie Titles: Blood Work, The Insider

🎵🎸Jet Black -- is 63 in the year 2021 and 64 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1958
Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Names/Places: RN:Brian Duffy
Group Names: The Stranglers

🏆🏀Stan Van Gundy -- is 62 in the year 2021 and 63 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1959
NBA Coach, College Basketball Coach

🎭Kenny Pires -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1960 N.S.
Personality
TV Shows: Zoom (1972)

🎭Richard Kantor -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1960
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1985
TV Shows: Finder of Lost Loves
Movie Titles: Out of Control, Baby It's You, The Wild Party

🎭🏆Ola Ray -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1960
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: June 1980; in the Thriller video

🎵🎷Branford Marsalis -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1960
Composer, Jazz Saxophonist
TV Shows: Tonight Show with Jay Leno (bandleader 1992-1995)

🎵Nancy Martinez -- is 61 in the year 2021 and 62 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1960
Pop Singer, Canadian
Song Titles: For Tonight

🏆⚾Jeff Parrett -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1961
MLB Pitcher

🎵Jimmy Olander -- is 60 in the year 2021 and 61 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1961
Country Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Diamond Rio

🏆🏁Roger Kingdom -- is 59 in the year 2021 and 60 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1962
Sprinter, Olympic Athlete, Track and Field

🏆⚾Chad Kreuter -- is 57 in the year 2021 and 58 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1964
MLB Catcher

🎭Jon Hensley -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1965
Actor
TV Shows: As the World Turns (as Holden Snyder for 25 years until the series ended in 2010)
Movie Titles: Wounded Heart

✍🎭🎵Christopher Burke -- is 56 in the year 2021 and 57 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1965
Author, Actor, Folk Singer
Misc: has Downs syndrome in real life as well as in his TV character Corky; lead of ZOOM Express/BMG Kidz
TV Shows: Life Goes On (as Charles "Corky" Thatcher)

🏆⚾Danny Weems -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1966
MLB Player

🎭🎵🎸Shirley Manson -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1966
Actress, Songwriter, Alternative Rock Singer, Scottish
Group Names: Garbage

✍🎭🎵Riley Weston -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1966
Screenwriter, Actress, Producer, Singer/Guitarist

🎵🎸Dan Vickery -- is 55 in the year 2021 and 56 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1966
Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Counting Crows

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🎭🏆Rebecca Anne Ramos -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1967
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: January 2003

🏆🏈Myron Guyton -- is 54 in the year 2021 and 55 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1967
NFL Defensive

🏆🏁🚲Chris Boardman -- is 53 in the year 2021 and 54 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1968
Bicyclist, Olympic Athlete, English

🎭Christopher Douglas -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1969
Actor
TV Shows: Passions (as Antonio Lopez-Fitzgerald for the entire run of the series)
Movie Titles: Assault on Devil's Island, Playing Mona Lisa

🏆Elaine Irwin Mellencamp -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1969
Model
Names/Places: John Mellencamp's wife

🏆🏈Mike Gisler -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1969
NFL Guard, NFL Linebacker, NFL Center

🏆⚾Ricky Bottalico -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1969
MLB Pitcher

🎵🎸Adrian Young -- is 52 in the year 2021 and 53 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1969
Alternative Rock Drummer
Group Names: No Doubt

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🎭Melissa McCarthy -- is 51 in the year 2021 and 52 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1970
Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Samantha Who? (as Dena), Gilmore Girls (as Sookie St. James), Mike and Molly (as Molly Flynn)
Movie Titles: Spy, The Heat, Identity Thief, This is 40

🎭Gaynor Faye -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1971 N.S.
Actress, English
TV Shows: Coronation Street (as Judy), Emmerdale (as Megan), The Chase (as Anna)
Movie Titles: Fanny and Elvis

🏆🏈Jocelyn Borgella -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1971
NFL Cornerback

🎭🎵Thalía -- is 50 in the year 2021 and 51 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1971 N.S.
Actress, Singer, Mexican
Misc: Mari Mar star in Mexican soap opera
TV Shows: Rosalinda
Movie Titles: Mambo Café, Marimar

🏆🏀Sherell Ford -- is 49 in the year 2021 and 50 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1972
NBA Player

🎭🎮Gunner Wright -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1973 N.S.
Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
Movie Titles: J. Edgar, Love, G.I. Joe: The Rise of the Cobra
Video Games: Dead Space 2, Dead Space 3

🏆🏈Barret Robbins -- is 48 in the year 2021 and 49 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1973
NFL Center
Sports Teams: Oakland Raiders

🎭Meredith Eaton -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1974 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Family Law, MacGyver (as Matty Webber)

🏆🏈Freddie Scott -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1974
NFL Wide Receiver

🏆🏀Kelvin Cato -- is 47 in the year 2021 and 48 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1974
NBA Player

🏆🏀Shea Seals -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1975
NBA Player

🏆⚾Morgan Ensberg -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1975
MLB Third Baseman

🏆⚾Tony Mattes -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1975
MLB Player

🎵🎸Tyler Connolly -- is 46 in the year 2021 and 47 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1975
Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Theory of a Deadman

🎭Mike Colter -- is 45 in the year 2021 and 46 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1976 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Ringer, The Good Wife, The Defenders, Luke Cage, Agent X
Movie Titles: Jessica Jones, Million Dollar Baby, Men in Black 3, Zero Dark Thirty, Salt

🏆🏈Jamal Lewis -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1979
NFL Runningback

🎵🎸Allison Robertson -- is 42 in the year 2021 and 43 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1979 N.S.
Rock & Roll Guitarist
Names/Places: MN: Rae
Group Names: Chelsea Girls, The Donnas

🎭Chris Pine -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1980 N.S.
Actor
Movie Titles: Star Trek (2009), Star Trek Into Darkness, Rise of the Guardians, Star Trek Beyond

🎭Macaulay Culkin -- is 41 in the year 2021 and 42 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1980
Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: Wishkid, The Jim Gaffigan Show (as himself)
Movie Titles: Home Alone (series), My Girl, Richie Rich, Getting Even With Dad, Saved!

Barbara Thomas -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1981
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Alma Gonzales & Richard's triplet daughter

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Gwyneth Thomas -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1981
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Alma Gonzales & Richard's triplet daughter

Pilar Thomas -- is 40 in the year 2021 and 41 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1981
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Alma Gonzales & Richard's triplet daughter

✍🎭John Mulaney -- is 39 in the year 2021 and 40 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1982 N.S.
Writer, Comedy Writer, Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live, Mulaney

🎭Johnny Ray Gill -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1984 N.S.
Actor

🎭Chris Distefano -- is 37 in the year 2021 and 38 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1984 N.S.
Comedian
TV Shows: Guy Code, Girl Code

🏆⚾David (Baseball) Price -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1985
MLB Pitcher
Misc: AL Cy Young Award winner in 2012
Sports Teams: Tampa Bay Rays

🎵Brian Kelley -- is 36 in the year 2021 and 37 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1985
Country Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Florida Georgia Line

🎭🎵Cassie Ventura -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1986 N.S.
Actress, Rhythm and Blues Singer

🎵Saint JHN -- is 35 in the year 2021 and 36 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1986 N.S.
Rapper
Names/Places: RN: Carlos Saint John Phillips

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🎭Danielle Savre -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1988 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Heroes, Station 19
Movie Titles: Boogeyman 2, Bring It On: All or Nothing, The X-Files, In The Land of Women

🏆⚾Elvis Andrus -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1988 N.S.
MLB Shortstop, Venezuelan

🎭🎵Evan Ross -- is 33 in the year 2021 and 34 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1988 N.S.
Actor, Producer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Movie Titles: The Hunger Games (series), Jeff Who Lives At Home, According to Greta

🏆🏀James Harden -- is 32 in the year 2021 and 33 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1989 N.S.
NBA Guard

🎭Dylan O'Brien -- is 30 in the year 2021 and 31 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1991
Actor
TV Shows: Teen Wolf (as Stiles Stilinski)
Movie Titles: The Maze Runner, The Scorch Trials, The First Time

Hayley Hasselhoff -- is 29 in the year 2021 and 30 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1992
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Pamela Bach & David's daughter

🎭Claire Blackwelder -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1993 N.S.
Actress
TV Shows: Power Rangers Dino Charge

🎭Keke Palmer -- is 28 in the year 2021 and 29 in the year 2022; b.8/26/1993
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: The Longshots, Scream Queens (as Zayday Williams), True Jackson VP (as True Jackson), Winx Club: Enchantix
Movie Titles: Joyful Noise, Rags, Barbershop 2: Back in Business, Akeelah and the Bee, Ice Age: Continental Drift

Gracie Sbarge -- is 19 in the year 2021 and 20 in the year 2022; b.8/26/2002
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Lisa Akey and Raphael's daughter

Curtis Muhammad Conway -- is 13 in the year 2021 and 14 in the year 2022; b.8/26/2008
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Laila Ali and Curtis' son

Lorenzo Dominic -- is 9 in the year 2021 and 10 in the year 2022; b.8/26/2012
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Nicole Snooki Polizzi and Jionni LaValle's son

Sir Robert Walpole -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1676 O.S. or 9/5/1676 N.S. d.3/18/1745 O.S. (68) or 3/29/1745 N.S. (68)
Prime Minister, Statesman, English
Misc: the first prime minister of England (1721-42)

Johann Heinrich Lambert -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1728 N.S. d.9/25/1777 N.S. (49)
Astronomer, Mathematician, Physicist, German
Misc: method of measuring light intensity, pi is irrational.

Joseph Michel Montgolfier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1740 N.S. d.6/26/1810 N.S. (69)
Balloonist, Inventor, French
Misc: made the first practical hot air balloon with brother Jacques

Antoine-Laurent Lavoisier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1743 N.S. d.5/8/1794 N.S. (50)
Scientist, Chemist, French
Names/Places: NN:The Father of Modern Chemistry

Stephen McCormick -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1784 d.8/28/1875 (91)
Inventor
Misc: cast iron plow with detatchable parts

👑Prince Albert -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1819 d.12/14/1861 (42)
Prince
Names/Places: Prince Consort of England & Queen Victoria's hubby

Annie Wittenmyer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1827 d.2/2/1900 (72)
Social Reformer

📰Henry Fawcett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1833 d.11/6/1884 (51)
Economist, Professor, British
Misc: Postmaster general

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🏆🏁Charles Paine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1833 d.8/12/1916 (82)
Yachtsperson
Misc: America's Cup

James J. Couzens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1872 d.10/22/1936 (64)
Senator, Canadian

Dr. Lee de Forest -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1873 d.6/30/1961 (87)
Inventor
Names/Places: b. in Council Bluffs, Iowa; NN:Father of Radio
Misc: Electron Tube, Photoelectric, Radar electronics pioneer, audion tube; 300 patents

Sir John Buchan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1875 d.2/11/1940 (64)
Author, Scottish
Misc: the First Baron of Tweedsmuir

🏆🥊Jeremiah "Joe" Jeannette -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1879 N.S. d.7/2/1958 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Misc: considered to be one of the best heavyweight boxers of the early 20th century

🏆🏒George Andrew McNamara -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1886 d.3/10/1952 (65)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Misc: played 1907-1917
Sports Teams: Toronto 228th Battalion, Toronto Ontarios, Toronto Blueshirts, Halifax Crescents, Waterloo Colts, Montreal Shamrocks, Cobalt Silver Kings, Sault Ste. Marie Marlboros

Jerome Hunsaker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1886 d.9/10/1984 (98)
Aeronautical, Engineer
Misc: he made major innovations in the design of lighter-than-air ships, seaplanes, and carrier-based aircraft.

🏆⚾Sparky Adams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1894 d.2/24/1989 (94)
MLB Player

Besse Cooper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1896 d.12/4/2012 (116)
Misc: World's oldest living person from June 11, 2011 until her death

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✍🎭Anibal Contreiras -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1896 d.??/??/????
Writer, Producer/Director, Portuguese
Misc: believed to be deceased

🎭Ruth Roland -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1897 d.9/22/1937 (40)
Movie Actress
Names/Places: NN:Queen of the Thriller Serials
Misc: was 39 when she died?

🏆🥊Frank "Frankie" Genaro -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1901 d.12/27/1966 (65)
Hall of Famer, Boxer, Olympic Athlete

🎖Maxwell Davenport Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1901 d.4/19/1987 (85)
General
Misc: Army Chief of Staff; became a pioneer in airborne warfare in Europe during World War II.

🎵Jimmy Rushing -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1901 d.6/8/1972 (70)
Blues Singer
Names/Places: NN:Mr. 5x5
Group Names: Count Basie

Christopher Isherwood -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1904 d.1/4/1986 (81)
Novelist, Dramatist/Playwright, Short Story Writer, English, Gay

🎵Ernie Fields -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1905 d.5/11/1997 (91)
Arranger, Pianist, Trombonist, Bandleader

Dr. Albert Bruce Sabin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1906 d.3/3/1993 (86)
Scientist, Microbiologist, Polish
Misc: developer of the oral polio vaccine

🏆⚾Gene Moore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1909 d.3/12/1978 (68)
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN:Blue Goose

🎭Jim Davis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1915 d.4/26/1981 (65)
TV/Movie Actor
Misc: star of many 1940s-50s Hollywood action films
TV Shows: The Cowboys, Dallas (as John "Jock" Ewing the Ewing Oil Patriarch)

🎭Virginia Hill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1916 d.3/24/1966 (49)
Actress
Names/Places: girlfriend of mobster Bugsy Siegel

🎭Jan Clayton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1917 d.8/28/1983 (66)
TV Actress, Panelist
Misc: some say b. 1925
TV Shows: Lassie (as Ellen Miller), Pantotime Quiz

🎭June Whitley Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1917 d.5/17/2004 (86)
Choreographer

Katherine Johnson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1918 N.S. d.2/24/2020 N.S. (101)
Mathematician, Physician
Misc: most famous for her work with NASA

✍🎭🎵Ronny Graham -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1919 d.7/4/1999 (79)
Writer, Actor, Comedian, Composer
Misc: Also collaborated with Mel Brooks on several films
TV Shows: M*A*S*H (writer), Mary Tyler Moore (writer), New Bill Cosby Show (actor), Bob Crane Show (actor), Chico & the Man (as Rev. Bemis)
Movie Titles: The Inquisition, History of the World, Part I, Spaceballs, To Be or Not to Be

🎨Brant Parker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1920 d.4/15/2007 (86)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Book Titles: Wizard of Id, Crock

🎭David Begelman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1921 d.8/8/1995 (73)
Film Executive

🎭William Preston -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1921 d.7/10/1998 (76)
Actor
TV Shows: Late Night with Conan O'Brien (as Carl "Oldie" Olsen)
Movie Titles: The Crucible, Waterworld, The Fisher King

📰Benjamin Crowninshield Bradlee -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1921 d.10/21/2014 (93)
Journalist, Editor
Misc: ex-Executive Washington Post Editor

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📰Irving R. Levine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1922 d.3/26/2009 (86)
Newscaster, Journalist

🎵🎷Frances Wayne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1924 d.2/6/1978 (53)
Bandleader, Jazz Singer

🎵Norman Bates -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1927 N.S. d.1/29/2004 N.S. (76)
Bassist
Group Names: Dave Brubeck

🎭🎵🏆Yvette Vickers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1928 d.??/??/2010
Movie Actress, Singer, Model, Playmate
Names/Places: nee Vedder
Misc: July 1959 Playmate; her mummified body was found April 27, 2011, close to a year after she died
Movie Titles: Sunset Blvd.

🎭Ann E. Todd -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1931 N.S. d.2/7/2020 N.S. (88)
Actress
Names/Places: MN:E.
TV Shows: Stu Erwin Show (as Joyce Erwin)

🏆Markovits Kálmán -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1931 N.S. d.12/5/2009 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, Hungarian

🎭Robert Chartoff -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1933 d.6/10/2015 (81)
Movie Producer
Movie Titles: Rocky, Raging Bull, Rocky III, The Right Stuff

Ben J. Wattenberg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1933 d.6/28/2015 (81)
Author

🏆🏀Thomas W. "Tommy" Heinsohn -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1934 N.S. d.11/10/2020 N.S. (86)
Hall of Famer, Sports Commentator, Sportscaster, Basketball Announcer, NBA Coach, NBA Forward, College Basketball Player
Misc: Rookie of the Year [1956-57], NBA Coach of the Year [1973]; Star big forward at Holy Cross as collegian, then for Boston Celtics late 1950's, early 1960's. Also noted as President of NBA's player union.
Sports Teams: Holy Cross College (1953-1956), Boston Celtics (player 1956-1965, coach, 1969-1978)

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Geraldine Anne Ferraro -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1935 d.3/26/2011 (75)
Politician
Misc: the first woman nominated as a candidate of a major political party for U.S. Vice President in 1984.

🎭Francine York -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1936 d.1/6/2017 N.S. (80)
Actress

🎭🎵Don Bowman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1937 d.6/5/2013 (75)
Comedian, Radio Disc Jock, Country Singer

🎭Don LaFontaine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1940 d.9/1/2008 (68)
Announcer
Misc: voice-over artist of the movie trailers

🎵🎸Chris Curtis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1941 d.2/28/2005 (63)
Songwriter, Drummer, Rock & Roll Singer, British
Names/Places: RN:Christopher Crummy
Group Names: The Searchers, Deep Purple

🏆🏁Swede Savage -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1946 d.7/2/1973 (26)
Auto Racer

Richard Cowsill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1949 d.7/8/2014 N.S. (64)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: was married to Susan Montella and Pamela Lynne Wendur; a non-performing brother of the Cowsill family; Bob's twin
Misc: some say b. 1949

🎵Leon Redbone -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1949 N.S. d.5/30/2019 N.S. (69)
Blues Singer/Guitarist, Canadian
Misc: Troubadour
Album Titles: On the Track (1975), Double Time (1977), Champagne Charlie (1978), From Branch to Branch (1981), Red to Blue (1985), Christmas Island (1987), No Regrets (1988), Sugar (1990), Up a Lazy River (1992), Whistling in the Wind (1994), Any Time (2001), Flying By (2014)

🎭Benjamin Hendrickson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1950 d.7/3/2006 (55)
Soap Actor
TV Shows: As the World Turns

🎭Michael Jeter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1952 d.3/30/2003 (50)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Misc: some say b. Aug 20
TV Shows: Evening Shade (as Herman Stiles)
Movie Titles: The Green Mile

🎵🎸Mark Craney -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1952 d.11/26/2005 (53)
Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: Jethro Tull

🏆🏈Courtney Hall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/26/1968 N.S. d.4/29/2021 N.S. (52)
NFL Center

Denis Papin -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/22/1647 N.S. d.8/26/1713 N.S. (66)
Inventor, Physicist, French
Misc: the pressure cooker and suggested the first cylinder and piston steam engine; d. 1712?

Antony van Leeuwenhoek -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/24/1632 d.8/26/1723 (90)
Scientist, Naturalist, Zoologist, Dutch (Netherlands)
Misc: pioneering microscope maker; discovered microbes

👑King Louis Phillipe Of France -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/6/1773 d.8/26/1850 (76)
King
Names/Places: NN: the Citizen King
Misc: ruled 1830-1848

Johann Franz Encke -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/23/1791 d.8/26/1865 (73)
Astronomer, German
Misc: established the period of Encke's Comet at 3.3 years (shortest period of any known)

✍⚖💰Joseph Perkins -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1819 d.8/26/1885 (66)
Philosopher, Congressperson, Businessperson, Philanthropist
Misc: co-founder of the Western Reserve Historical Society, born in Warren, Ohio

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🎭Tony Pastor -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/28/1837 d.8/26/1908 (71)
Stage Actor, Vaudevillan, Acrobat
Misc: Circus ringmaster; considered the father of vaudeville in the United States.

✍⚛William James -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/11/1842 d.8/26/1910 (68)
Philosopher, Psychoanalyst, Psychologist, American
Names/Places: Henry Sr.'s son
Misc: founder of Pragmatism

🎭Lon Chaney Sr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/1/1883 d.8/26/1930 (47)
Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Colorado Springs, Co.
Movie Titles: The Man of a Thousand Faces, Hunchback of Notre Dame, Phantom of the Opera, High Noon

💰John Willys -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/25/1873 d.8/26/1935 (61)
Industrialist
Misc: developed the Jeep (tm) for the military

⚖💰Andrew William J. Mellon -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/24/1855 N.S. d.8/26/1937 N.S. (82)
Presidential Aide, Financier, Industrialist
Misc: Secretary of Treasury; d. Aug 27?

Franz Werfel -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/10/1890 d.8/26/1945 (54)
Novelist, Austrian

⚛💰Ranson Eli Olds -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1864 d.8/26/1950 (86)
Scientist, Manufacturer
Misc: Olds Motor Vehicle Co. founder

🏆⚾Sol White -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/12/1868 d.8/26/1955 (87)
Hall of Famer, Baseball Figure, Baseball Manager
Misc: played and coached for 18 teams from 1887-1926, was an American professional baseball infielder, manager and executive, and one of the pioneers of the Negro leagues. An active sportswriter for many years, he wrote the first definitive history of black baseball in 1907.
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Keystones (1887-1888, 1892), Cuban Giants (1890-1891, 1893-1894, 1896), Cuban X-Giants (1896-1899, 1901), Philadelphia Giants (1902-1908)

🎵Bob Miller -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/20/1895 d.8/26/1955 (59)
Songwriter, Country Singer

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🎭Gail Russell -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/21/1924 d.8/26/1961 (36)
Movie Actress

Vihjalmur Stefansson -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/3/1879 d.8/26/1962 (82)
Ethnologist, Explorer, Canadian
Misc: Arctic explorer

🎭Larry Keating -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/13/1899 d.8/26/1963 (64)
Actor
TV Shows: Burns & Allen Show (as Harry Morton), Mr. Ed (as Roger Addison)

🎭Art Baker -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1898 d.8/26/1966 (68)
TV Host
TV Shows: You Asked For It (50s)

🎭Kay Francis -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/13/1903 d.8/26/1968 (65)
Movie Actress
Names/Places: RN:Katherine Edwina Gibbs

🏆⚾Eddie Rommel -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/13/1897 d.8/26/1970 (72)
MLB Pitcher

🏆🏁Sir Francis Chichester -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/17/1901 d.8/26/1972 (70)
Yachtsperson, British
Misc: the first to sail solo around the world

✍⚛Charles Augustus Lindbergh -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/4/1902 d.8/26/1974 (72)
Author, Aviator
Names/Places: b. in Detroit; NN:Lucky Lindy; d. in Hawaii
Misc: WWI Pilot; the first to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean

🎭Warner Anderson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/10/1911 d.8/26/1976 (65)
Actor
TV Shows: The Lineup (as Det. Lt. Ben Guthrie), Peyton Place

🎵Lottie Lehmann -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/27/1888 d.8/26/1976 (88)
Soprano, German

🎨✍H. A. Rey -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1898 d.8/26/1977 (78)
Illustrator, Children's Author
Names/Places: RFN:Hans
Misc: co-created Curious George with wife Margaret; popular constellation books
Book Titles: Curious George (series)

🎭Charles Boyer -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/28/1899 d.8/26/1978 (78)
TV/Movie Actor, French
Misc: romantic star of 30-50s; some say b. 1889 or 1897; d. Aug 27?
TV Shows: Four-Star Playhouse (co-star), Alcoa Theater, Rogues

✍📰Mika Waltari -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/19/1908 d.8/26/1979 (70)
Novelist, Critic, Editor, Finnish
Group Names: The Egyptian

🎨🎭Fred "Tex" Avery -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/26/1908 N.S. d.8/26/1980 N.S. (72)
Animator, Director
Names/Places: RFN:Charles
Misc: Warner Brothers & MGM cartoons; created Bugs & Daffy; had a wacky sense of humor

🏆🏁🏊Lucy Morton -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/23/1898 N.S. d.8/26/1980 N.S. (82)
Hall of Famer, Swimmer, Olympic Athlete, English
Names/Places: aka Lucy Heaton

🎵Jimmy Forrest -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/24/1920 d.8/26/1980 (60)
Tenor-sax, Bandleader

Roger Nash Baldwin -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1884 d.8/26/1981 (97)
Attorney/Lawyer, Social Reformer
Misc: A.C.L.U. founder

✍🎵Lee Hays -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/14/1914 d.8/26/1981 (67)
Dramatist/Playwright, Bass Singer/Basso, Folk Singer
Group Names: The Weavers

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🎭Mike Kellin -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/26/1922 d.8/26/1983 (61)
Actor
TV Shows: Wackiest Ship in the Army (as CP Officer Willie Miller)

⛪🎭Ted Knight -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1923 d.8/26/1986 (62)
Roman Catholic, TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Terryville, CT; RN:Tadewurz Wladzui Konopka or Tadeus Wladyslaw Konopka
Misc: some say '24 or '25
TV Shows: Mary Tyler Moore Show (as Ted Baxter), Ted Knight Show (as Roger '78), Too Close For Comfort (as Henry Rush), Ted Knight Show (as Henry Rush)
Movie Titles: Caddyshack

✍📰Irving Stone -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/14/1903 d.8/26/1989 (86)
Novelist, Biographer
Names/Places: RLN:Tennenbaum

Paul Rice -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/31/1917 d.8/26/1989 (71)
Inventor

Daniel Gorenstein -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/1/1923 d.8/26/1992 (69)
Mathematician

🎵Rockin Dopsie Sr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/10/1932 d.8/26/1993 (61)
Singer, Accordionist, Bandleader, Jazz-Fusion Performer
Names/Places: RN:Alton Jay Rubin
Misc: fused Cajun with R&B music (zydeco); guested on Paul Simon's Graceland album playing accordion, so "Weird Al" is in good company on the pop charts.

💰Roy Raymond -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/15/1947 d.8/26/1993 (46)
Businessperson
Misc: founded Victoria's Secret

🎵Ronnie White -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1939 N.S. d.8/26/1995 N.S. (56)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: The Miracles (backing group for Smokey Robinson)

John Brunner -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/24/1934 d.8/26/1995 (60)
Novelist, Short Story Writer, Sci-fi Writer, British

Björn Kjellström -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/9/1910 N.S. d.8/26/1995 N.S. (84)
Inventor, Swedish
Misc: inventor of the Compass

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Evelyn Wood -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/9/1909 d.8/26/1995 (86)
Educator
Misc: Speedreader whose speed reading courses taught millions to whiz through the written word; b. Jan 8?

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

✍⚛Charles Muses -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/28/1919 d.8/26/2000 (81)
Author, Philosopher, Psychologist

🎵Wilma Burgess -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/11/1939 d.8/26/2003 (64)
Singer, Country-Pop Performer

🎭🎵Laura Branigan -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/3/1952 d.8/26/2004 (52)
TV/Movie Actress, Pop Singer
Song Titles: Gloria, Self Control

🎵🎸Dennis D'Amour -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/24/1959 d.8/26/2005 (45)
Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: Volvod

🎵Ellie Greenwich -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/23/1940 d.8/26/2009 (68)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Composer/Songwriter, Soul Singer
Group Names: Raindrops
Song Titles: Da Doo Ron Ron (songwriter), Chapel of Love (songwriter)

Dominick Dunne -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/29/1925 d.8/26/2009 (83)
Novelist

✍🎭Tobe Hooper -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/25/1943 d.8/26/2017 N.S. (74)
Screenwriter, Movie Producer, Movie Director
Movie Titles: The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (series), Poltergeist

🎨Charles M. McKim -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/18/1920 N.S. d.8/26/2017 N.S. (96)
Architect

✍⛪Neil Simon -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/4/1927 N.S. d.8/26/2018 N.S. (91)
Author, Screenwriter, Playwright, Jewish
Names/Places: b. in Bronx; FN:Marvin; Marsha Mason's hubby; 2x Diane Lander's hubby
Misc: stage: Barefoot in the Park
TV Shows: The Odd Couple
Movie Titles: The Odd Couple, Biloxi Blues, California Suite, Goodbye Girl, Plaza Suite, Murder By Death (Duh!), Chapter Two (of 2?), The Sunshine Boys

🎵Inge Borkh -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/26/1921 N.S. d.8/26/2018 N.S. (97)
Opera Soprano, German

✍🏆Pal Benko -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/15/1928 N.S. d.8/26/2019 N.S. (91)
Author, Chess Player, Olympic Athlete, American, Hungarian

🎨🎵🎸Neal Casal -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/2/1968 N.S. d.8/26/2019 N.S. (50)
Photographer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Rock & Roll Singer

🎭Caesar Cordova -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/16/1936 N.S. d.8/26/2020 N.S. (84)
Actor, Puerto Rican
TV Shows: Toma
Movie Titles: Carlito's Way, Scarface

🎨📰🎭Joe Ruby -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/30/1933 N.S. d.8/26/2020 N.S. (87)
Animator, Editor, Cartoon Producer
Names/Places: RN: Joseph Clemens Ruby
Misc: co-founded Ruby-Spears Productions with Ken Spears
TV Shows: Thundarr The Barbarian, Scooby-Doo (co-creator), Jabberjaw (co-creator), "Dynomutt, Dog Wonder" (co-creator), Plastic Man (co-producer), Saturday Supercade (co-producer), Mister T (co-creator), Alvin and the Chipmunks (co-creator)

🎭🎵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 1972, ✪ “Coconut” by Nilsson peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, ✪ “Sixteen Tons” by Tom Jones peaked at number 68 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1950, ✪ “Tzena, Tzena, Tzena” by Vic Damone peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “A Little Bit Now” by The Dave Clark Five peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “A Sunday Kind Of Love” by Lenny Welch peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “A Thing Of The Past” by The Shirelles peaked at number 41 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “About Us” by Brooke Hogan Featuring Paul Wall peaked at number 33 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Ain't Too Proud To Beg” by Rick Astley peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “And The Night Stood Still” by Dion peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Arms Of Mary” by Chilliwack peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Attention” by Charlie Puth peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Baby U Are” by Gerald LeVert peaked at number 89 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Back In My Arms Again” by Genya Ravan peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Bank Account” by 21 Savage peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Believer” by Imagine Dragons peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Brandy (You're A Fine Girl)” by Looking Glass peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “California Nights” by The Sweet peaked at number 76 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Can't Cry Anymore” by Sheryl Crow peaked at number 36 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Closer To Fine” by Indigo Girls peaked at number 52 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Cold Sweat” by James Brown peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Colors Of The Wind” by Vanessa Williams peaked at number 4 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Desert Rose” by Sting Featuring Cheb Mami peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Doesn't Really Matter” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Everybody Needs Love” by Gladys Knight And The Pips peaked at number 39 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Fakin' It” by Simon And Garfunkel peaked at number 23 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Forget-Me Not” by Bad English peaked at number 45 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Friends” by Jody Watley With Eric B. And Rakim peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Funky Broadway” by Dyke And The Blazers peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Girls, Girls, Girls (Part 2)” by The Coasters peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Goodbye To Love” by The Carpenters peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Grease” by Frankie Valli peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “He's Mine” by Mokenstef peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Heroes And Villains” by The Beach Boys peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Hold Your Head Up” by Argent peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “How Can You Mistreat The One You Love” by Jean And The Darlings peaked at number 96 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Hully Gully Again” by Little Caesar peaked at number 54 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Hypnotized” by Linda Jones peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “I Can Love You Like That” by All-4-One peaked at number 5 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “I Thank The Lord For The Night Time” by Neil Diamond peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “I Write Sins Not Tragedies” by Panic! At The Disco peaked at number 7 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “I'm Telling You” by Jerry Butler peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “If You Wanna Do A Dance” by The (Detroit) Spinners peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Kiss From A Rose” by Seal peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1950, “La vie en Rose” by Tony Martin peaked at number 9 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Let The Day Begin” by The Call peaked at number 51 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Let The Four Winds Blow” by Fats Domino peaked at number 15 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Lookin' Through The Windows” by The Jackson 5 peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Love Is A Doggone Good Thing” by Eddie Floyd peaked at number 97 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Love Will Find A Way” by Pablo Cruise peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Magnet And Steel” by Walter Egan peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Motorcycle Mama” by Sailcat peaked at number 12 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “My First Night Without You” by Cyndi Lauper peaked at number 62 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “My Guy” by Petula Clark peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Ode To Billie Joe” by Bobbie Gentry peaked at number 1 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “One Summer Night” by The Diamonds peaked at number 22 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Pride And Passion” by John Cafferty And The Beaver Brown Band peaked at number 66 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Right Or Wrong” by Wanda Jackson peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Rivers Of Babylon” by Boney M. peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Sacred Emotion” by Donny Osmond peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Secret Rendezvous” by Karyn White peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Shoulder Lean” by Young Dro Featuring T.I. peaked at number 10 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Slim Jenkins Place” by Booker T. And The M.G.'s peaked at number 70 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Small Beginnings” by Flash peaked at number 29 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Smooth Up” by Bulletboys peaked at number 71 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Somethin' 4 Da Honeyz” by Montell Jordan peaked at number 21 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1950, “Sometime” by Mariners peaked at number 16 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Still Cruisin'” by The Beach Boys peaked at number 93 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Stout-Hearted Man” by Barbra Streisand peaked at number 92 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Stutter” by Elastica peaked at number 67 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “That's The Way” by Jo Dee Messina peaked at number 25 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “That's When I Think Of You” by 1927 peaked at number 100 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “The Bomb! (These Sounds Fall Into My Mind)” by Kenny "Dope" Presents The Bucketheads peaked at number 49 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The End Of The Innocence” by Don Henley peaked at number 8 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Prisoner” by Howard Jones peaked at number 30 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back” by Shawn Mendes peaked at number 6 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Time For Me To Fly” by REO Speedwagon peaked at number 56 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “To Love Somebody” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 17 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Turned Away” by Chuckii Booker peaked at number 42 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “U And Dat” by E-40 Featuring T-Pain And Kandi Girl peaked at number 13 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Warm Summer Daze” by Vybe peaked at number 81 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “We Must Be In Love” by Pure Soul peaked at number 65 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “What A Wonderful Thing We Have” by Fabulous Rhinestones peaked at number 78 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “When You Need My Love” by Darryl Worley peaked at number 75 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Wholy Holy” by Aretha Franklin peaked at number 81 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “You Better Dance” by The Jets peaked at number 59 on the U.S. pop singles chart.

Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1972, ✪ “School's Out” by Alice Cooper peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1961, ✪ “Who Put The Bomp (In The Bomp, Bomp, Bomp)” by Barry Mann peaked at number 2 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “A Simple Man” by Lobo peaked at number 43 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1967, “All You Need Is Love” by The Beatles peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Bank Account” by 21 Savage peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Breaking Up Is Hard To Do” by The Partridge Family peaked at number 18 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Bridge To Nowhere” by Sam Roberts peaked at number 9 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2006, “But It's Better If You Do” by Panic! At The Disco peaked at number 10 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Comin' Right Down On Top Of Me” by April Wine peaked at number 46 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Copacabana (At The Copa)” by Barry Manilow peaked at number 7 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Feels” by Calvin Harris Featuring Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry And Big Sean peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “I'm Not Gonna Let It Bother Me Tonight” by The Atlanta Rhythm Section peaked at number 15 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Is The Night Too Cold For Dancin'?” by Randy Bachman peaked at number 83 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Isobel” by Björk peaked at number 5 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “It's Really You” by The Tarney-Spencer Band peaked at number 90 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Life's Been Good” by Joe Walsh peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Light Up Your Love” by Ronney Abramson peaked at number 81 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Me And U” by Cassie peaked at number 6 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Motorcycle Mama” by Sailcat peaked at number 14 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “New York Is Closed Tonight” by Greenfield peaked at number 34 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Ready Or Not” by Helen Reddy peaked at number 70 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Reminding Me” by Shawn Hook And Vanessa Hudgens peaked at number 30 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes” by Blue Haze peaked at number 13 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Stay/The Load-Out” by Jackson Browne peaked at number 19 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Strip That Down” by Liam Payne And Quavo peaked at number 11 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Three Times A Lady” by The Commodores peaked at number 1 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Unforgettable” by French Montana Featuring Swae Lee peaked at number 3 on the Canada pop singles chart.

In 1972, “When You Say Love” by Sonny And Cher peaked at number 16 on the Canada pop singles chart.

Alt-Canada Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, “Friends” by Jody Watley With Eric B. And Rakim peaked at number 11 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Like It” by Dino peaked at number 30 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “License To Kill” by Gladys Knight peaked at number 79 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

In 1989, “No More Rhyme” by Debbie Gibson peaked at number 24 on the Alt-Canada pop singles chart.

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1995, ✪ “I Want To Be An Eddie Stobart Driver” by The Wurzels peaked at number 123 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, ✪ “My Mammy (Al Jolson's Theme Song)” by The Happenings peaked at number 34 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “1-2-3” by The Chimes (Scottish) peaked at number 60 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1972, “10538 Overture” by Electric Light Orchestra peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “2300 Jackson Street” by The Jacksons peaked at number 76 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “A Bad Night” by Cat Stevens peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “A Girl Like You” by The Young Rascals peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Baby Sittin'” by Bobby Angelo And The Tuxedos peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Back To You” by Louis Tomlinson Featuring Bebe Rexha And Digital Farm Animals peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Call Me” by General Grant peaked at number 93 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Change (House Of Flies)” by Deftones peaked at number 53 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Cold As Ice” by Foreigner peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Come And Get Your Love” by Real McCoy peaked at number 19 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Come On Home” by Cyndi Lauper peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Country House” by Blur peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Creeque Alley” by The Mamas And The Papas peaked at number 9 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Dancing In The Dark” by Micky Modelle vs. Jessy peaked at number 10 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Disco” by Chico peaked at number 24 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Don't Even Think About It” by T. Wildebeeste peaked at number 86 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Don't Push It” by Ruth Joy peaked at number 66 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Donkey Rhubarb” by Aphex Twin peaked at number 81 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Even The Bad Times Are Good” by The Tremeloes peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Everybody” by Clock peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Everything You Want” by Vertical Horizon peaked at number 42 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Famine” by Sinéad O'Connor peaked at number 51 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Forever Autumn” by Jeff Wayne Featuring Justin Hayward peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Friends” by Jody Watley With Eric B. And Rakim peaked at number 21 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Funk It Up” by T.O.F. peaked at number 90 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Gangsterville” by Joe Strummer peaked at number 91 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Get Down On It” by Louchie Lou And Michie One peaked at number 58 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Get Funky” by Royal House peaked at number 94 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Gin House” by Amen Corner peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Good Fruit” by Hefner peaked at number 50 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Groovejet (If This Ain't Love)” by Spiller peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Hold On” by The Happy Clappers peaked at number 27 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Human Nature” by Madonna peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “I Am The Music Man” by Black Lace peaked at number 52 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “I Can Hear VOices / Caned And Unable” by Hi-Gate peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “I'll Never Fall In Love Again” by Tom Jones peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “I'm A Fool To Care” by Joe Barry peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Instruction” by Jax Jones Featuring Demi Lovato And Stefflon Don peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Iris” by Ronan Keating peaked at number 15 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Isobel” by Björk peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “It Could Happen To You” by Robert Palmer peaked at number 71 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Just Good Friends” by Fish Featuring Sam Brown peaked at number 63 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Just Loving You” by Anita Harris peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Just When You're Thinkin' Things Over” by The Charlatans peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Kisses On The Wind” by Neneh Cherry peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Landslide” by Spin City peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Leave Before The Lights Come On” by Arctic Monkeys peaked at number 4 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Let Your Yeah Be Yeah” by Ali Campbell peaked at number 25 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Life Goes On” by Georgie Porgie peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Lipstick” by Alesha peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Long Legged Girl (With The Short Dress On)” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 49 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Love Pains” by Hazell Dean peaked at number 48 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Love, Don't Let Me Go (Walking Away)” by David Guetta vs. The Egg peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Lovely Thang” by Kut Klose peaked at number 86 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Lucky” by Britney Spears peaked at number 5 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Magic Mind” by Earth, Wind And Fire peaked at number 54 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Make It Right” by Christian Falk Featuring Demetreus peaked at number 22 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Masquerade” by Paul Johnson peaked at number 97 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Me And U” by Cassie peaked at number 6 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Mental” by Manic MC's Featuring Sara Carlson peaked at number 30 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Move Your Body” by Xpansions 95 peaked at number 14 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “New Rules” by Dua Lipa peaked at number 1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Oh World” by Paul Rutherford peaked at number 61 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Once Bitten Twice Shy” by Great White peaked at number 83 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Opium Scumbagz” by Olav Basoski peaked at number 56 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Out Of Your Mind” by True Steppers And Dane Bowers Featuring Victoria Beckham peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Oxygen” by Jj72 peaked at number 23 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Pleasant Valley Sunday” by The Monkees peaked at number 11 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Poison” by Alice Cooper peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Put You In Your Place” by Sunshine Underground peaked at number 39 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Real Life” by Duke Dumont Featuring Gorgon City peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Revelation” by Electrique Boutique peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Ridin'” by Chamillionaire Featuring Krayzie Bone peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Roll With It” by Oasis peaked at number 2 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Romeo” by Petula Clark peaked at number 3 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Runnin' Down A Dream” by Tom Petty peaked at number 55 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Shine '89” by Fax Yourself peaked at number 84 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Sign Of The Times” by Bryan Ferry peaked at number 37 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Sleepwalking” by Maria Lawson peaked at number 20 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Smooth Operator” by Big Daddy Kane peaked at number 65 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Solid Wood” by Alison Moyet peaked at number 44 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Suffer! (The Consequences)” by Rochelle Fleming peaked at number 97 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Summertime Healing” by Eusebe peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Sundown” by Elwood peaked at number 72 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Sun” by Virus peaked at number 62 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Supernature” by Cerrone peaked at number 8 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Better Part Of Me” by Jaki Graham peaked at number 79 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Invisible Man” by Queen peaked at number 12 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1995, “The Key” by Matt Goss peaked at number 40 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2000, “The Lost Art Of Keeping A Secret” by Queens Of The Stone Age peaked at number 31 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “The Right Stuff” by Vanessa Williams peaked at number 62 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “This Is The Right Time” by Lisa Stansfield peaked at number 13 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Throw Your Hands In The Air” by MC Duke And DJ Leader One peaked at number 82 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Weekends And Bleak Days (Hot Summer)” by Young Knives peaked at number 35 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Who Are You” by The Who peaked at number 18 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Without You” by Avicii Featuring Sandro Cavazza peaked at number 32 on the U.K. pop singles chart.

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1989, ✪ “Batdance” by Prince peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, ✪ “Funky Cold Medina” by Tone Loc peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, ✪ “Have A Drink On Me” by Lonnie Donegan peaked at number 20 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1972, ✪ “The Candy Man” by Sammy Davis, Jr. With The Mike Curb Congregation peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Baby I Don't Care” by Transvision Vamp peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Back To You” by Louis Tomlinson Featuring Bebe Rexha And Digital Farm Animals peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Be Without You” by Mary J. Blige peaked at number 30 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Because The Night / God Speed” by The Patti Smith Group peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Breakthru” by Queen peaked at number 45 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Could I Have This Kiss Forever” by Whitney Houston And Enrique Iglesias peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Crazy” by Leah Haywood peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Evidence” by Faith No More peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Feels So Good / Maui-Waui” by Chuck Mangione peaked at number 49 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Glorious” by Macklemore And Skylar Grey peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Gypsy Queen” by Country Radio peaked at number 11 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Hats Off To Larry” by Del Shannon peaked at number 2 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “I Like It” by A.K. Soul peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1950, “I Said My Pajamas And Put My Prayers On” by Tony Martin And Fran Warren peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1967, “I Wanna Be Free / You May Be The One” by The Monkees peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “If You Can't Give Me Love / Cream Dream” by Suzi Quatro peaked at number 10 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Kiss From A Rose” by Seal peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Looking For Love” by Johnny Diesel And The Injectors peaked at number 28 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Make You Feel” by Sunk Loto peaked at number 33 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Miss Murder” by AFI peaked at number 14 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1950, “My Golden Boy” by Donald Peers peaked at number 15 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “My Happiness” by Powderfinger peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Never Forget” by Take That peaked at number 12 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “One More River” by James Reyne peaked at number 22 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Praying” by Kesha peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Quarter To Three” by Gary U.S. Bonds peaked at number 16 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Redbone” by Childish Gambino peaked at number 27 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Revolution” by The Veronicas peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “SexyBack” by Justin Timberlake peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2006, “So What” by Field Mob Featuring Ciara peaked at number 40 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Songbird / Honey Can I Put On Your Clothes” by Barbra Streisand peaked at number 92 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “The Battle's O'er (Soldier Laddie)” by Andy Stewart peaked at number 6 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “The Lonely Shepherd / Nadjenka” by Zamfir And James Last peaked at number 35 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1967, “The Wind Cries Mary” by The Jimi Hendrix Experience peaked at number 18 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Try Me Out” by Lee Marrow Featuring Charme peaked at number 37 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Under The Boardwalk” by Bette Midler peaked at number 26 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Under The Water” by Merril Bainbridge peaked at number 4 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2000, “We Will Rock You” by Five And Queen peaked at number 3 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 2017, “What About Us” by P!nk peaked at number 1 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1978, “When You Walk In The Room / True Stories / Taxi Rank” by The Sports peaked at number 42 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Where Is The Feeling?” by Kylie Minogue peaked at number 31 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Woman You're Breaking Me” by The Groop peaked at number 8 on the Australian pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Yellow Bird” by The Arthur Lyman Group peaked at number 5 on the Australian pop singles chart.

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1995, ✪ “In The Summertime” by Shaggy Featuring Rayvon peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “A New Flame” by Simply Red peaked at number 22 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Absolutely (Story Of A Girl)” by Nine Days peaked at number 7 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Ain't No Other Man” by Christina Aguilera peaked at number 5 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Be With You” by The Bangles peaked at number 41 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Don't Wait Another Day” by Greg Johnson peaked at number 34 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Dressed For Success” by Roxette peaked at number 36 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Déjà Vu” by Beyoncé Featuring JAY-Z peaked at number 15 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Gravitate To Me” by The The peaked at number 27 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1978, “I Can't Stand The Rain” by Eruption Featuring Precious Wilson peaked at number 4 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1978, “If I Ever Have To Say Goodbye” by John Rowles peaked at number 40 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2006, “If You Were Mine” by Marcos Hernandez peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Kid Ego” by Extreme peaked at number 13 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Life Is A Rollercoaster” by Ronan Keating peaked at number 2 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Life's Been Good” by Joe Walsh peaked at number 32 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “New Beginning” by Stephen Gately peaked at number 41 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Pray” by Tina Cousins peaked at number 48 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Reach” by S Club 7 peaked at number 28 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Redbone” by Childish Gambino peaked at number 22 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Your Song” by Rita Ora peaked at number 16 on the New Zealand pop singles chart.

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1972, ✪ “Pop Corn” by Anarchic System peaked at number 10 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, ✪ “UFO (We Are Not Alone)” by Bolland And Bolland peaked at number 47 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Baila baila” by Tatjana peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Big Time” by Whigfield peaked at number 20 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Blame It On The Rain” by Milli Vanilli peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Dance Cleopatra Dance” by Prince Buster peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Dance4Life” by Tiësto Featuring Maxi Jazz peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Doing The Bop” by Jacques van Eijck peaked at number 33 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Dominique” by Sœur Plus! peaked at number 17 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Edie (Ciao Baby)” by The Cult peaked at number 40 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Gin House Blues” by Amen Corner peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Higher” by Starstylers peaked at number 28 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1967, “I Take It Back” by Sandy Posey peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1967, “If I Were A Rich Man” by Roger Whittaker peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Ik ben geen Mata Hari” by Hanny peaked at number 42 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Just Keep Rockin'” by Double Trouble Featuring Rebel MC peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Last One Standing” by Girl Thing peaked at number 11 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Lay Love On You” by Luisa Fernandez peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Let The Music Be Your Guide” by Grooveyard Featuring Michel De Hey peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Mario” by Hanny en de Rekels peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Members Only” by Bobby Bland peaked at number 29 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1972, “Michaela” by Bata Illic peaked at number 6 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Missing (I Miss You Like The Deserts Miss The Rain)” by Everything But The Girl peaked at number 5 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Paninaro '95” by Pet Shop Boys peaked at number 37 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Reflections” by Diana Ross And The Supremes peaked at number 4 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1961, “Runaway” by Del Shannon peaked at number 2 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Satisfied” by Richard Marx peaked at number 25 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Set The World On Fire” by E-Type peaked at number 48 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Shut Up (And Sleep With Me)” by Sin With Sebastian peaked at number 3 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Stuff Like That” by Quincy Jones Featuring Ashford And Simpson peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Summerwine” by Barry And Eileen peaked at number 12 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1967, “Sure He's A Cat” by The Cats peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Tell Me The Way” by Cappella peaked at number 24 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1995, “The Summer Is Magic” by Playahitty peaked at number 36 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1967, “To Love Somebody” by The Bee Gees peaked at number 9 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Voy a bailar” by Ali B Featuring Boef, Rolf Sanchez And RedOne peaked at number 13 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1989, “We Got Our Own Thang” by Heavy D And The Boyz peaked at number 15 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Wet Day In September” by Pussycat peaked at number 8 on the Netherlands pop singles chart.

Sweden Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2000, ✪ “Popcorn” by Richi M peaked at number 43 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Denis” by Blondie peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Friends” by Justin Bieber + BloodPop® peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Got To Get” by Rob 'n' Raz Featuring Leila K. peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Hum With Me” by John De Sohn peaked at number 19 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Hvis di forstod” by Sanne [DK] peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Karenina” by Thåström peaked at number 17 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Leave It Alone” by NOFX peaked at number 30 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Mine öjne de skal se” by Lis Sørensen peaked at number 2 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Never Forget” by Take That peaked at number 34 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Radio Loves You” by P.R. Battle peaked at number 20 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Rich Love” by OneRepublic with Seeb peaked at number 10 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Roll With It” by Oasis peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Rygg mot rygg” by Molly Sandén peaked at number 23 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Sealed With A Kiss” by Jason Donovan peaked at number 8 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2006, “The Reincarnation Of Benjamin Breeg” by Iron Maiden peaked at number 1 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Vacker utan spackel” by Joakim Hillson peaked at number 3 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Vamos a bailar (esta vida nueva)” by Paola And Chiara peaked at number 32 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Wuthering Heights” by Kate Bush peaked at number 6 on the Sweden pop singles chart.

Austria Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2006, “Ain't No Other Man” by Christina Aguilera peaked at number 7 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Breakaway” by Kelly Clarkson peaked at number 8 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Catch A Fire” by Haddaway peaked at number 30 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Deep” by Marusha peaked at number 26 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Fallin' In Love” by La Bouche peaked at number 13 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 1995, “I Wanna B With U” by Fun Factory peaked at number 18 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Klar” by Jan Delay peaked at number 12 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Omen III” by DJ Valium peaked at number 19 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Say It Isn't So” by Bon Jovi peaked at number 22 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Stop! Dimentica” by Tiziano Ferro peaked at number 1 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Tonight” by Reamonn peaked at number 28 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Unforgettable” by French Montana Featuring Swae Lee peaked at number 11 on the Austria pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Who's Your Daddy?” by Lordi peaked at number 21 on the Austria pop singles chart.

France Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2017, “Ce soir ne sors pas” by Lacrim Featuring Maître Gims peaked at number 20 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Emmène-moi avec toi” by Perle Lama peaked at number 7 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Fine Time” by Yazz peaked at number 31 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Hold My Body Tight” by East 17 peaked at number 23 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “In The Air Tonight ('88 Remix)” by Phil Collins peaked at number 20 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Joue pas” by François Feldman et Joniece Jamison peaked at number 2 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Know No Better” by Major Lazer Featuring Travis Scott, Camila Cabello And Quavo peaked at number 26 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1989, “La chanson des chevaliers” by Bernard Minet peaked at number 24 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Les mains en l'air” by Admiral T Featuring Diam's peaked at number 29 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Les rois du monde” by Philippe D'Avilla / Damien Sargue / Grégori Baquet peaked at number 1 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Mamacita” by Ninho peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Moving On Stereo” by Pakito peaked at number 10 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Music” by Madonna peaked at number 8 on the France pop singles chart.

In 1995, “No No No No Limit” by Les Schtroumpfs peaked at number 9 on the France pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Peut-être toi” by Mylène Farmer peaked at number 3 on the France pop singles chart.

Norway Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1972, ✪ “Popcorn” by Hot Butter peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2000, “7 Days” by Craig David peaked at number 11 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Ain't No Other Man” by Christina Aguilera peaked at number 2 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Alice? Who The F**k Is Alice?” by Gompie peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1978, “Automatic Lover” by Dee D. Jackson peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Back To You” by Louis Tomlinson Featuring Bebe Rexha And Digital Farm Animals peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Cherish” by Madonna peaked at number 10 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Friends” by Justin Bieber + BloodPop® peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2006, “I Feel It” by Lorraine peaked at number 18 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2000, “I'm Outta Love” by Anastacia peaked at number 4 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Music” by Madonna peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2017, “New Rules” by Dua Lipa peaked at number 5 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Roll With It” by Oasis peaked at number 18 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1967, “San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers In Your Hair)” by Scott McKenzie peaked at number 1 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Sorry Not Sorry” by Demi Lovato peaked at number 17 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Tell Me Baby” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 20 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “The First Cut Is The Deepest” by Papa Dee peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 2006, “The Reincarnation Of Benjamin Breeg” by Iron Maiden peaked at number 9 on the Norway pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Warped” by Red Hot Chili Peppers peaked at number 12 on the Norway pop singles chart.

Switzerland Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1972, ✪ “Popcorn” by Hot Butter peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Aimer” by Damien Sargue And Cécilia Cara peaked at number 46 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Banana Coco” by Liza Da Costa peaked at number 38 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Breakthru” by Queen peaked at number 28 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Breathless” by The Corrs peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Catch A Fire” by Haddaway peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Cruel Summer '89” by Bananarama peaked at number 22 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Doesn't Really Matter” by Janet Jackson peaked at number 17 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Fallin' In Love” by La Bouche peaked at number 13 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Friends” by Jody Watley With Eric B. And Rakim peaked at number 20 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2017, “Friends” by Justin Bieber + BloodPop® peaked at number 3 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Klar” by Jan Delay peaked at number 15 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Kleine Maus” by Das Modul peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “La Bomba” by Coco Caribe peaked at number 44 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Lambada” by Kaoma peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Life Is A Rollercoaster” by Ronan Keating peaked at number 11 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Lucky” by Britney Spears peaked at number 1 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2017, “No Roots” by Alice Merton peaked at number 12 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1989, “Patience” by Guns N' Roses peaked at number 16 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Rock DJ” by Robbie Williams peaked at number 9 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 1995, “Tell Me The Way” by Cappella peaked at number 35 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Wisemen” by James Blunt peaked at number 23 on the Switzerland pop singles chart.

Italy Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2000, “Lucky” by Britney Spears peaked at number 8 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2000, “Music” by Madonna peaked at number 1 on the Italy pop singles chart.

In 2006, “Zidane il a tapé (Coup de boule)” by La Planche peaked at number 2 on the Italy pop singles chart.

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In 0580, Toilet paper was invented by the Chinese, but it took another 1000 years to reach the West.

In 1843, Typewriter Patented by Charles Thurber.

In 1871, Paper was invented by the Chines in 580. It took the Western World 100 years to catch up. Toilet paper took a while longer. It was first sold on a roll this day in 1871.

In 1884, Dick Burns of the Cincinnati Outlaw Reds pitched a no-hitter. The Reds beat the Kansas City Unions, 3-1. Heh-heh! He said…burns!

In 1920, The 19th amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing American women the right to vote, was declared to be in effect when Secretary of State Bainbridge Colby signed the amendment into law. The amendment prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex — in the voting booth. In other words, it gave women in the United States the right to vote.

In 1939, At Brooklynʹs Ebbets Field, NBC televises the first major league game in history on experimental station W2XBS, covering a doubleheader where the Reds win the first game, 5-2, and the Dodgers take a 6-1 victory in the nightcap. The network employs two cameras, one behind home plate, showing an expansive view of the field, and the other on the third-base line to capture the plays at first base.

In 1946, “Animal Farm” was published by George Orwell.

In 1949, The Goofy film, “Tennis Racquet” is released.

In 1955, “The Soupy Sales Show”, TV Childrens, last aired on ABC; it returned on ABC in October 1959 for another run.

In 1957, The Ford Motor Company rolled out the first Edsel automobile on this day. 110,847 of the cars were built before Ford pulled the plug due to lack of sales and the negative press received about the ugly car. The car was named Edsel for the company founderʹs son, Edsel Bryant Ford.

In 1958, Alaskans went to the polls to overwhelmingly vote in favor of statehood.

In 1964, Democrats nominated U.S. President Lyndon Johnson and Hubert Humphrey to face the Republicans in November. (The Democrats won easily.)

In 1965, R.C., “I Got You Babe” by Sonny and Cher peaked at number one on the United Kingdom pop singles chart.

In 1966, Jef Jaisin recorded the classic novelty hit “Friendly Neighborhood Narco Agent”.

In 1967, On the cover of TV Guide: “Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C.”. Other Articles: Dark Shadows, Get Smart

In 1967, R.C., “Ode To Billie Joe” by Bobbie Gentry peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1967, R.C., “To Love Somebody” by The Bee Gees peaked at #17 on the pop singles chart.

In 1967, The Beatles go see the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi at Univeristy College. At a press conference, the Maharishi, with the Beatles seated next to him, gives strong and sincere answers to the pressʹ sarcastic and sometime silly questions. The Beatles announce they have given up drugs as Paul McCartney explains, “It was an experience we went through. We donʹt need it anymore. Weʹre finding different ways to get there.”

In 1967, “Pistols ʹn Petticoats”, TV Comedy; last aired on CBS.

In 1968, “Harper Valley P.T.A.” single by Riley, Jeannie C. was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1972, R.C., “Brandy (Youʹre A Fine Girl)” by Looking Glass peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1972, R.C., “Coconut” by Nilsson peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1972, R.C., “Hold Your Head Up” by Argent peaked at number five on the pop singles chart.

In 1973, University of Texas at Arlington becomes the first accredited school to offer a course in belly dancing.

In 1975, R.C., “Cut The Cake” by The Average White Band hit number one on the Rʹn B pop singles chart.

In 1975, “Adam-12”, TV Crime Drama; last aired on NBC after seven years.

In 1978, R.C., “Grease” by Frankie Valli peaked at number one on the pop singles chart.

In 1978, R.C., “Love Will Find A Way” by Pablo Cruise peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1978, R.C., “Magnet and Steel” by Walter Egan peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1978, Cardinal Albino Luciani (al-BEEʹ-noh loo-CHYAHʹ-nee) of Venice was elected the 264th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church following the death of Paul the Sixth. The new pontiff took the name Pope John Paul I. He died 33 days later, on September 28.

In 1979, Phil Collins joins Peter Gabriel onstage at the Redding Festival for a version of the Genesis classic, “The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway.”

In 1980, Cheap Trick bassist Tom Peterson quits the group due to the inevitable “personal and musical differences.” He is replaced by Pete Comita. Peterson returns to Cheap Trick seven years later.

In 1981, Voyager Two takes photoʹs of Saturnʹs moon Titan; it was Voyagerʹs closest approach to Saturn enroute to Uranus and Neptune.

In 1982, PBS airs the first national television special on AIDS: “AIDS — The Mysterious Disease.”

In 1982, “American Fool” album by John Mellencamp was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1983, The movie “Monty Pythonʹs The Meaning of Life” opened in movie theaters in Germany.

In 1983, “Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence,” a film starring David Bowie, opens in the United States…in AUGUST???

In 1986, On Days of Our Lives: Roman and Marlena renewed their vows, of course, Roman later turned out to be John Black.

In 1986, WGBH-FM in Boston became the first radio station in the nation to broadcast in ultra-clear digital sound.

In 1987, On “Late Night with David Letterman” on NBC, The monkeys attack Dave after an primate tea party goes haywire.

In 1988, “The Loco-motion” single by Kylie Minogue was released

In 1989, On the cover of TV Guide: “Oprah Winfreyʹs head on Ann-Margaretʹs body”. Other Articles: Grant Shaud, Robert Stack

In 1989, R.C., “Closer To Fine” by Indigo Girls peaked at #52 on the pop singles chart.

In 1989, R.C., “Friends” by Jody Watley with Eric B. and Rakim peaked at number nine on the pop singles chart.

In 1989, R.C., “Sacred Emotion” by Donny Osmond peaked at #13 on the pop singles chart.

In 1989, R.C., “Secret Rendezvous” by Karyn White peaked at number six on the pop singles chart.

In 1989, R.C., “The End Of The Innocence” by Don Henley peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.

In 1989, TV Guide finds itself in a minicontroversy when it publishes a photo-realistic cover illustration featuring Oprah Winfreyʹs head on top of Ann-Margretʹs body.

In 1989, Ringo Starr wins a court order to prevent a record producer from releasing material Starr considered to be of inferior quality due to the impaired state Starr was in when it was recorded.

In 1990, “Baywatch”, TV Adventure, last aired on NBC, moved to syndication.

In 1990, “Not Necessairly The News” TV Comedy last aired on HBO.

In 1990, “The Outsiders”, TV Crime Drama; last aired on Fox.

In 1993, On Guiding Light: Roger and Jenna tied the knot.

In 1993, “Blind Melon” album by Blind Melon was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1994, “M.A.N.T.I.S.”, TV Adventure, debut on Fox. Looking for a better lead-in for the “X-Files” than Western “The Adventures of Brisco County, Jr.,” Fox gambles on a sci-fi show, “M.A.N.T.I.S.,” in which a paralyzed scientist fights crime using the “Mechanically Automated NeuroTransmitter Interactive System.” The show is canceled after one season.

In 1996, Having been reintroduced to the world with a two-hour movie the previous November, “The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest” makes its debut on TNT, TBS and the Cartoon Network, where all told the show will air 21 times a week. Though everything else has been updated, Jonny himself has only aged about three years since the original 1964 series.

In 1996, The sitcoms “Malcolm and Eddie”, “Goode Behavior” and “Sparks” debut on UPN

In 1996, The TV General Drama “Seventh Heaven” debut on the WB

In 1996, “In The House” began airing on UPN after moving from NBC where it began on April 10, 1995.

In 1997, The TV sitcom “Roseanne” last aired on ABC

In 1997, “Men In Black” album (soundtrack) was certified Gold, Platinum, and Multi Platinum 2.00 by the RIAA

In 1997, “Semi-charmed Life” single by Third Eye Blind was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1999, “WWF Smackdown!” TV Wrestling premiered on UPN. Although this program was very much credited for saving the network, a death blow could be dealt later in 2000 if Viacom, which bought CBS earlier, decided to fold the network altogether.

In 2000, Actor Patrick Stewart tied the knot with Wendy Neuss in Los Angeles. The couple first met eight years ago when Neuss, 39, was a production assistant on Star Trek: The Next Generation. Trek co-star Brent Spiner was best man.

In 2000, On the cover of TV Guide: “Yet another insipid collectors cover week, this time, featuring either Sisqo, ʹN Sync, Metallica, the Wayans, and Christina Agulierra.” I thought TV Guide was a stinking television guide for chrissakes!

In 2002, Sixty-three years to the day after the first televised contest, the first video streaming coverage of a major league baseball game takes place on the internet. Approximately 30,000 fans visit MLB.com to see the Yankees defeat the Rangers, 10-3, far less than the 42,000 watching the game at the Bronx ballpark.

In 2004, Pop singer Laura Branigan, first made famous for her 1982 hit single “Gloria,” died in East Quogue, New York, at age 52. She was born in 1952, the corrected year after shaving off five years to appear younger in publicity press releases where it stated her birthyear was 1957.

In 2005, The movies “The Brothers Grimm”, “The Cave,” and “Undiscovered” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2011, The movies “Our Idiot Brother”, “Donʹt Be Afraid of the Dark”, “Colombiana”, and “Circumstance” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2015, “The Carmichael Show” began airing on NBC

In 2018, Playwright Neil Simon, whose comedies included “The Odd Couple” and “Barefoot in the Park,” died at the age of 91.

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