🎵🎸Jim Pons -- is 75 in the year 2018 and 76 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1943
Singer, Rock & Roll Bassist
Group Names: The Turtles, Mothers of Invention
🎭🎵Jasper Carrott -- is 73 in the year 2018 and 74 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1945
Comedian, Songwriter, Singer, English
Misc: Funky Moped/Magic Roundabout; b. 1946?
TV Shows: All About Me (as Colin), The Detectives (as Bob Louis)
🎭Billy Crystal -- is 70 in the year 2018 and 71 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1948
TV/Movie Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: b. in Long Beach L.I.
Misc: many say b. in 1947
TV Shows: Soap's Jodie Dallas, Saturday Night Live (1975-1976, 1984-1985)
Movie Titles: The Princess Bride, Rabbit Test, When Harry Met Sally, City Slickers (series), Mr. Saturday Night, Hamlet, Fathers' Day, Deconstructing Harry, My Giant, America's Sweethearts, Analyze That
🎭🎵Rick Dees -- is 68 in the year 2018 and 69 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1950
Hall of Famer, Comedian, TV Talk Show Host, Songwriter, Radio Disc Jock, Novelty Singer
Names/Places: b. in Jacksonville, FL; RN:Rigdon Osmond Dees III
Misc: Rick Dees Weekly Top 40 (radio); some say b. 1951
Group Names: Rick Dees and His Cast of Idiots, soloist
Song Titles: Disco Duck
TV Shows: Solid Gold, Into the Night With Rick Dees
🎭J. Fred Muggs -- is 66 in the year 2018 and 67 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1952
TV Shows: Today Show (co-anchor 1953-57, a chimp)
🎭Gary Dell'abate -- is 57 in the year 2018 and 58 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1961
Names/Places: or sp Del'Abati?; aka Baba Booey
Misc: Howard Stern Show producer
🎭Karin Argoud -- is 55 in the year 2018 and 56 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1963
TV Shows: Mamas Family (as Sonia)
Movie Titles: The Stonecutter, Killer Tomatoes Eat France!, The Renegades
🎵🎸Mike Muir -- is 55 in the year 2018 and 56 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1963
Punk Rock Singer
Group Names: Suicidal Tendancies
Song Titles: Institutionalized
Album Titles: Suicidal Tendancies
🎭🎮Gary Anthony Williams -- is 52 in the year 2018 and 53 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1966 N.S.
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: The Boondocks (as Uncle Ruckus), Mad, Special Agent Oso (as Mr. Dos), Boston Legal (as Clarence Bell), Malcolm in the Middle (as Abraham "Abe" Kenarban)
Movie Titles: The Internship, Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle, End of Days
Video Games: XCom 2
🎭Meredith Salenger -- is 48 in the year 2018 and 49 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1970
TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: Hollywood Heights (as Lisa Sanders), Mad (as various), Star Wars: The Clone Wars (as various)
Movie Titles: The Journey of Natty Gann, Village of the Damned, Lake Placid, The Kiss
🎭Betsy Brandt -- is 45 in the year 2018 and 46 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1973
TV Shows: The Michael J. Fox Show (as Annie Henry), Breaking Bad (as Marie Schrader), Life in Pieces (as Heather)
Movie Titles: Magic Mike
🎭Brian (Comedian) Quinn -- is 42 in the year 2018 and 43 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1976 N.S.
Misc: of the comedy troupe The Tenderloins
TV Shows: The Impractical Jokers
🎭Corey Stoll -- is 42 in the year 2018 and 43 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1976
TV Shows: Law and Order: LA (as Detective Tomas "TJ" Jaruszalski), The Strain, Girls, House of Cards
Movie Titles: Ant-Man, Non-Stop, Midnight in Paris, The Bourne Legacy
🎭Jamie Bell -- is 32 in the year 2018 and 33 in the year 2019; b.3/14/1986
Actor, Cinematographer, English
TV Shows: TURN: Washington's Spies (as Abraham Woodhull)
Movie Titles: Fantastic Four, Defiance, The Adventures of Tintin (as Tintin voice), Billy Elliott, Jumper, King King (2005)
⚛"Casey" Jones -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/14/1864 d.4/30/1900 (36)
Names/Places: b. in Chicago; RN:John Luther Jones
Misc: locomotive engineer; rode the Cannonball Express to his death when his brakes failed
⚛Albert E. Einstein -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/14/1879 d.4/18/1955 (76)
Inventor, Mathematician, Physicist, German
Names/Places: b. in Ulm; d. in Princeton; NJ.
Misc: Theoretical of Relativity Physicist (E=mc2) and originated it making atomic weapons possible; Nobel 1921
🎭Pete Piute -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/14/1911 presumed deceased
Names/Places: RN:Morris Kaufman
TV Shows: Village Barn (as square dance caller)
✍Max Shulman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/14/1919 d.8/28/1988 (69)
Novelist, Screen/Scriptwriter, Humorist
TV Shows: Dobie Gillis (creator)
🎨Henry "Hank" Ketcham -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/14/1920 N.S. d.6/1/2001 N.S. (81)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Names/Places: b. in Seattle, WA
Book Titles: Dennis the Menace
🎵Ollie Halsall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/14/1949 d.5/29/1992 N.S. (43)
Guitarist, Vibraharpist, English
Group Names: Neil Innes, Scaffold
🎨Chic Young -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/9/1901 d.3/14/1973 (72)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Names/Places: RFMN:Murat Bernard
Book Titles: Blondie & Dagwood
✍🎭🎵Howard Ashman -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/17/1951 d.3/14/1991 (39)
Dramatist/Playwright, Director, Lyricist, Gay
Movie Titles: Little Shop of Horrors, The Little Mermaid, Beauty & the Beast
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🎭Ralph James -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/29/1924 d.3/14/1992 (67)
TV Shows: Mork & Mindy (as Orson "Mork calling Orson...")
🎭Kirk Alyn -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/8/1910 d.3/14/1999 (88)
Movie Titles: Superman (movie serials, the film's first Superman)
🎭🎮Peter Graves -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/18/1926 d.3/14/2010 (83)
TV/Movie Actor, Director, Video Game Voice Actor
Names/Places: b. in Minneapolis, MN; RLN:Aurness; James Arness' brother
Misc: some say b. in 1925
TV Shows: Mission: Impossible (as James Phelps), The Winds of War, 7th Heaven (as Eric's Father Col. Camden)
Movie Titles: Airplane!, Airplane II: The Sequel, The Night of the Hunter, Stalag 17
Video Games: Leisure Suit Larry (series), Darkstar: The Interactive Movie
🎭Jack H. Harris -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/28/1918 N.S. d.3/14/2017 N.S. (98)
Movie Titles: The Blob
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In 1937, Fred Allen and Jack Benny met on radio this night in one of the biggest publicity gags ever. It was called “The Battle of the Century”. The two comedians locked horns in the ballroom of the Hotel Pierre, exchanging torrid insults that were heard by the second largest audience in the history of radio. The “feud”, incidentally, lasted for the next 12 years! This was probably the longest-running publicity stunt in history, too!
In 1941, Xavier Cugat and Orch record “Babalu”, which turned out to be one of Desi Arnazʹs signature songs from “I Love Lucy” later on in the next decade.
In 1942, 03 x 14 = 42
In 1964, on the cover of TV Guide: “cast of Beverly Hillbillies: Donna Douglas, Irene Ryan, Buddy Ebsen ”. Other Articles: Bonanza, Gunsmoke, Richard Boone
In 1964, Billboard reports Beatle records have claimed 60-percent of the singles market. Sixty percent! Woo-hoo! Try that, Britney!
In 1968, after only two years on the air, Batman closes shop today. Julie Newmar, who played the eroto-fetishistic Catwoman, goes on to invent the Nudemar “Cheeky Derriere Panty Hose,” designed to showcase a womanʹs bottom.
In 1968, TVʹS BATMAN ZSA ZSA GABOR plays “MINERVA” in the seriesʹ final original episode.
In 1970, R.C., “Je TʹAime…Moi Non Plus” by Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg peaked at #58 on the pop singles chart.
In 1975, “Monty Python and the Holy Grail,” a sendup of the legend of King Arthur, had its world premiere in Los Angeles.
In 1976, “Weird Al” Yankovicʹs first airing of one of his tapes on The Dr. Demento Show was “Belvedere Cruising”.
In 1980, “Richard Pryorʹs Greatest Hits” album by Richard Pryor was certified Gold by the RIAA
In 1982, “Weird Al” Yankovic records the first songs for his upcoming debut LP such as “Such A Groovy Guy”, “The Checkʹs In The Mail”, “I Love Rocky Road”, “Stop Draggin' My Car Around”, and remade “Gotta Boogie”, “Iʹll Be Mellow When Iʹm Dead”, “Mr. Frump In The Iron Lung”, “My Bologna”, and “Happy Birthday”.
In 1985, 11th Peopleʹs Choice Awards: Bill Cosby wins 4 awards.
In 1985, entertainer Bill Cosby captured four Peopleʹs Choice Awards for TVʹs “The Cosby Show”; Bob Hope won the award as All-Time Entertainer (beating Clint Eastwood and Frank Sinatra for the honor); and singer Barbara Mandrell stunned the audience by announcing that she was pregnant while accepting her second award on the show.
In 1988, Good cast, flop show. Scott Bakula stars as a so-so attorney working with a nonexistent partner in CBSʹs “Eisenhower and Lutz” — heʹs Lutz. Also in the cast are future hit sitcom wives DeLane (“Daveʹs World”) Matthews and Patricia (“Home Improvement”) Richardson.
In 1989, “Andrew Dice Clay” album by Andrew Dice Clay was released. I would tell you whatʹs on the album, but alas, the whole thing is unsuitable for a family website.
In 1997, the movie “Return Of The Jedi: Special Edition” was re-released in movie theaters in the USA.
In 2003, (another source says March 13) The Brewersʹ TV/radio play-by-play announcer, Bob Uecker is chosen for induction into the broadcastersʹ wing of the Hall of Fame as the recipient of the Ford C. Frick Award. The 68-year-old former back-up catcher, who joined the Milwaukee broadcast crew in 1971, is best known for the humor he has brought to the game through his starring role in the cult movie Major League and the beer commercial in which the phrase “Must be in the front row!” has become a familiar cry in ballparks around the country.
In 2007, “Halfway Home” began airing on Comedy Central
In 2015, Math enthusiasts observed “Pi Day,” in which the date — 3-14-15 — lined up with the first five digits of the mathematical constant pi: 3.1415.
In 2042, 03 x 14 = 42