🎭🏆⛸Dorothy Hamill -- is 62 in the year 2018 and 63 in the year 2019; b.7/26/1956
Hall of Famer, Commercial Actress, Figure Skater, Olympic Athlete
Names/Places: Dean Paul Martin's ex-wife
Misc: Short & Sassy commercials; won Olympic gold medal and world championship in 1976; Ice Capades headliner from 1977-84; bought financially strapped Ice Capades in 1993.
⛪🎭🎵🎸Sir Mick Jagger -- is 75 in the year 2018 and 76 in the year 2019; b.7/26/1943
Hall of Famer, Protestant, Movie Actor, Music Producer, Songwriter, Harmonicaist, Harp, Pianist, Synthesizer, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, English
Names/Places: b. in Dartford; RFN:Michael Philip; Jerry Hall's hubby
Group Names: The Rolling Stones (lead singer), soloist
Song Titles: It's All Over Now, Time Is On My Side, Little Red Rooster, The Last Time, (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction, Get Off of My Cloud, 19th Nervous Breakdown, Paint It Black, Fortune teller, Mother's Little Helper, Let's Spend the Night Together, Ruby Tuesday, Dandelion, Jumpin' Jack Flash, Street Fighting Man, Honky Tonk Women, Brown Sugar, Tumbling Dice, Angie, It's Only Rock and Roll, Miss You, Beast of Burden, Emotional Rescue, She's So Cold, Start Me Up, Waiting on a Friend, Hang Fire, Undercover of the Night, Too Much Blood, She Was Hot, Mixed Emotions (previous titles as lead of The Rolling Stones), Don't Look Back (with Peter Tosh), State of Shock (with The Jacksons), Just Another Night, Lucky in Love, Dancing in the Street (wuth David Bowie), Ruthless People, Let's Work, Say You Will, Sweet Thing
Album Titles: The Rolling Stones, 12 x 5, Rolling Stones No. 2, The Rolling Stones Now!, Out of Our Heads, Aftermath, Between the Buttons, Their Satanic Majesties Request, Beggars Banquet, Let It Bleed, Sticky Fingers, Exile on Main St, Goats Head Soup, It's Only Rock 'n Roll, Black and Blue, Some Girls, Emotional Rescue, Tattoo You, Undercover, Dirty Work, Steel Wheels, Voodoo Lounge, Bridges to Babylon, A Bigger Bang (previous titles as lead of The Rolling Stones), She's The Boss, Primitive Cool, Wandering Spirit, Goodess in the Doorway
Video Titles: Charlie is My Darling, Gimme Shelter, Ladies and Gentlemen: The Rolling Stones, Let's Spend the Night Together, 25x5: The Continuing Adventures of the Rolling Stones, The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus
Movie Titles: Sympathy for the Devil, Gimme Shelter, All You Need is Cash
🎨🏆🏈Bob Lilly -- is 79 in the year 2018 and 80 in the year 2019; b.7/26/1939
Hall of Famer, Photographer, NFL Defensive, NFL Tackle
Names/Places: NN: Mr. Cowboy
Misc: 11x Pro Bowl, 5 NFC title games, 2 Super Bowls, 7x First Team All-Pro; Super Bowl V, VI; in the College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Texas Christian University, Dallas Cowboys (1961-1974)
🎭🎵Darlene Love -- is 77 in the year 2018 and 78 in the year 2019; b.7/26/1941
Hall of Famer, Actress, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: sang backup on many groups; sang her annual holiday song "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" on David Letterman's late night shows for most of the years until Letterman retired in May of 2015.
Group Names: The Crystals, Bob B. Soxx & the Blue Jeans, soloist
Movie Titles: Lethal Weapon
🏆🏈Thomas Franklin "Tommy" McDonald -- is 84 in the year 2018 and 85 in the year 2019; b.7/26/1934
Hall of Famer, NFL Wide Receiver
Misc: 6x Pro Bowl; in the Eagles, Philadephia Sports, College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Oklahoma, Philadelphia Eagles (1957-1963) Dallas Cowboys (1964) Los Angeles Rams (1965-1966) Atlanta Falcons (1967) Cleveland Browns (1968)
🎵🎸Roger Meddows Taylor -- is 69 in the year 2018 and 70 in the year 2019; b.7/26/1949
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Drummer, British
Misc: NOT to be confused with the Duran Duran dude
Group Names: Queen
😀Support This Website By Searching with Amazon -- is online since the 1990s
Useful Shop Website
Features: books, computers, cellphones, televisions, video on demand, groceries, and more at low prices.
How To Support: visitors such as yourself purchasing merchandise from our affiliator helps keep this website going.
This Is Our Amazon Link: shop.megabirthdays.com
🎭Gracie Allen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/26/1895 d.8/27/1964 (69)
Hall of Famer, Radio Actress, TV/Movie Actress, Comedienne
Names/Places: b. in San Francisco; RN:Grace Ethel Cecile Rosalie Allen; George Burn's wife & costar in Burns & Allen TV Show
Misc: many say b. 1906 or d. Aug 28
TV Shows: Burns and Allen
🎵Jim Foglesong -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/26/1922 d.7/9/2013 (90)
Hall of Famer, Music Executive, Country Musician
Misc: in the Country Music Hall of Fame
🎭Vivian Vance -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/26/1912 d.8/17/1979 (67)
Hall of Famer, TV/Stage Actress
Names/Places: b. in Cherryville, KS
Misc: some say b. 1907, 11, or 13
TV Shows: I Love Lucy (as Ethel Mertz), The Lucy Show (as Vivian Bagley)
🏆🏈Bob Waterfield -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/26/1920 d.3/25/1983 (62)
Hall of Famer, NFL Coach, NFL Quarterback
Misc: 2x Pro Bowl; Rams #7 retired
Sports Teams: Cleveland Browns (player 1945), Los Angeles Rams (player 1946-1952), Los Angeles Rams (coach 1960-1962)
😀Click Here to Donate Five Dollars to DavesFunStuff, Operator of Megabirthdays -- is online since 1995 as Demented Datebooks
How To Support: This site costs $41 a day to maintain including labor! Did you enjoy this page? By clicking on the link above, you can pay $5 to help keep this website going. Thank you.
This Is Our Amazon Link. Please use it when you are finished with today's page.: shop.megabirthdays.com
🏆⚾Hoyt Wilhelm -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/26/1922 d.8/23/2002 (80)
Hall of Famer, MLB Pitcher
Misc: the first relief pitcher inducted into Hall of Fame (1985); knuckleballer and all-time leader in games pitched (1,070), games finished (651) and games won in relief (124); had career ERA of 2.52 and 227 saves; threw no-hitter vs NY Yankees (1958); also hit one and only HR of career in first major league at bat (1952).
Sports Teams: New York Giants (1952-1956), St. Louis Cardinals (1957), Cleveland Indians (1957-1958), Baltimore Orioles (1958-1962), Chicago White Sox (1963-1968), California Angels (1969), Atlanta Braves (1969-1970), Chicago Cubs (1970), Atlanta Braves (1971), Los Angeles Dodgers (1971-1972)
🎵🎸Ben Keith -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/6/1937 N.S. d.7/26/2010 N.S. (73)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Names/Places: RN: Bennett Keith Schaeufele
🎵🎸Brent Mydland -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/21/1952 d.7/26/1990 (37)
Hall of Famer, Composer, Singer, Rock & Roll Keyboardist, German
Group Names: The Grateful Dead
🏆🏒Gordon Allan "Phat" Wilson -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/29/1895 d.7/26/1970 (74)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, NHL Forward, Canadian
Misc: played 1917-1932
Sports Teams: Port Arthur Bearcats
For a full list of events covering 27 categories including the Today in Music, Sports, and Entertainment subjects,
please purchase the davesdatebook CD.
Please Click Here for information.
Thank you for your patronage.