🎭🏆🏋Dave Prowse -- is 82 in the year 2017 and 83 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1935
Movie Actor, Weightlifter, English
Movie Titles: Star Wars (series as Darth Vader body)
🎭🎮🎵🎸Deborah Harry -- is 72 in the year 2017 and 73 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1945
Hall of Famer, Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress, Songwriter, New Wave Singer
Names/Places: b. in Miami, Florida
Misc: considered to be the first rapper to hit #1 on the Billboard chart in 1981 with her rapping part in "Rapture"
Group Names: Blondie, soloist
Song Titles: Denis, Hanging on the Telephone, Heart of Glass, Sunday Girl, One Way or Another, Dreaming, The Hardest Part, Call Me, Atomic, The Tide is High, Rapture, Island of Lost Souls, Maria (previous titles as lead of Blondie), Backfired, Feel The Spin, In Love with Love, I Can See Clearly, I Want Taht Man, French Kissin', Two Times Blue
Album Titles: Blondie, Plastic Letters, Paralled Lines, Eat to the Beat, Autoamerican, The Hunter, No Exit (previous titles as lead of Blondie), KooKoo
TV Shows: Phantom 2040
Movie Titles: Roadie, Videodrome, Satisfaction, Hairspray, Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto: Vice City
🎭🎵Victor Willis -- is 66 in the year 2017 and 67 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1951
Actor, Songwriter, Disco Singer
Group Names: The Village People
🎵🎸Fred Schneider III -- is 66 in the year 2017 and 67 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1951
Songwriter, Keyboardist, New Wave Singer
Group Names: The B-52's, soloist
Song Titles: Monster (solo work)
✍🎭🎵Dan Aykroyd -- is 65 in the year 2017 and 66 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1952
Comedy Writer, TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Movie Director, Harmonicaist, Blues Singer, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Ottawa, Ontario; Donna Dixon's hubby
Misc: Second City troupe; Hard Rock Cafe owner; hosts radio's House of Blues
Group Names: The Blues Brothers (as Elwood)
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (as Weekend Update anchor, Jimmy Carter, Tom Snyder, Beldar Conehead, & member 1975-79), Soul Man (star)
Movie Titles: The Blues Brothers Movie (as Elwood), Ghostbusters, Dr. Detroit, 1941, My Stepmother is an Alien, Dragnet, Driving Miss Daisy, C.C.P.D., Exit to Eden, My Fellow Americans, Blues Brothers 2000
🎭Alan Ruck -- is 61 in the year 2017 and 62 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1956
Names/Places: b. 1960?
TV Shows: Spin City (as Stuart Bondek)
Movie Titles: Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Speed, Twister
🎭Lorna Patterson -- is 61 in the year 2017 and 62 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1956
TV Shows: Working Stiffs, Goodtime Girls, Private Benjamin (as Pvt. Judy Benjamin)
Movie Titles: Airplane!
🎭🎮Dominic Keating -- is 55 in the year 2017 and 56 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1962
Actor, Director, Video Game Voice Actor, English
TV Shows: Desmond's, Star Trek: Enterprise (as Lieutenant Malcolm Reed)
Movie Titles: Beowulf, Jungle 2 Jungle
Video Games: Diablo (series), Destiny, Epic Mickey (series), Dragon Age (series)
✍🎭🏆Pamela Anderson -- is 50 in the year 2017 and 51 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1967
Author, TV/Movie Actress, Producer, Model, Playmate, Canadian
Names/Places: MN:Denise; aka Pamela Lee
Misc: February 1990 playmate; 1993 Playboy cover girl
TV Shows: Home Improvement (as Lisa the Tool Time Girl), Baywatch (as C.J. Parker), VIP (as Vallery Irons), Stripperella, Stacked (as Skyler Dayton)
Movie Titles: Barb Wire
🎭🎮Rino Romano -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1969
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor, Canadian
TV Shows: Godzilla: The Sreies (as Randy Hernandez), Time of Your Life (as Tony), The Batman (as Batman voice), Spider-Man Unlimited (as Spider-Man voice), Sailor Moon (as Tuxedo Mask English dub version), Curious George (narrator)
Movie Titles: The Batman vs. Dracula
Video Games: Pitfall: The Lost Expedition, Scarface (series), Lara Croft Tomb Raider (series), Resident Evil (series), Skylanders (series)
🎭Melissa Peterman -- is 46 in the year 2017 and 47 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1971
TV Shows: Reba (as Barbra Jean "BJ" Booker Hart), Baby Daddy
Movie Titles: Fargo, Here Comes the Boom
🎭Lynsey Bartilson -- is 34 in the year 2017 and 35 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1983
TV Shows: Grounded For Life (as Lily Finnerty), The Online Gamer (as Backa)
Movie Titles: Mrs. Santa Claus
🎭Evan Ellingson -- is 29 in the year 2017 and 30 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1988
TV Shows: Titus, Complete Savages, CSI: Miami
Movie Titles: My Sister's Keeper, Letters from Iwo Jima, The Bondage
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🎭Kev Adams -- is 26 in the year 2017 and 27 in the year 2018; b.7/1/1991 N.S.
TV Shows: Soda (main character)
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🎭Sara Seeger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1914 d.8/12/1990 (76)
TV Shows: Dennis the Menace (as Mrs. John Wilson)
🎭Florence Stanley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/1/1924 d.10/3/2003 (79)
TV Shows: Joe & Sons, Barney Millers (as Bernice Fish), Fish (as Bernice Fish), Dinosaurs (as mother-in-law Ethyl), My Two Dads (as Judge Wilbur)
✍⛪🎭Michael Landon -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/31/1936 d.7/1/1991 (54)
Hall of Famer, Screen/Scriptwriter, Jewish, TV/Movie Actor, TV Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Forest Hills, NY; RN:Eugene Maurice Orowitz
Misc: NOT b.1937
TV Shows: Bonanza (as Little Joe Cartwright), Little House on the Prarie (as Charles Ingalls), Highway to Heaven (as Jonathan Smith), Us (Pilot)
Movie Titles: Legend of Tom Dooley, I Was a Teenage Werewolf
🎭🎵Wolfman Jack -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/21/1939 d.7/1/1995 (56)
Hall of Famer, Announcer, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn, NY; RN:Robert "Bob" Smith; d. in Belvidere, N.C.
Misc: Legendary oldies D.J.; in the 1970s, he was heard on 2200 radio stations in 42+ world countries!
TV Shows: The Midnight Special (announcer), TNN's Rock and Roll Palace
Movie Titles: American Graffiti
🎭Alfred Marks -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/28/1921 d.7/1/1996 (75)
🎭Sylvia Sidney -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/8/1910 d.7/1/1999 (88)
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RN:Sophie Kosow
TV Shows: WKRP in Cincinnati (as Lillian 'Mama' Carlson in the pilot)
⛪🎭Walter Matthau -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/1/1920 d.7/1/2000 (79)
Hall of Famer, Jewish, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Movie Director
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Matuschanskayasky (Mat-Shoe-An-Shock-Vas-Key)
Movie Titles: The Fortune Cookie, Cactus Flower, The Odd Couple, Plaza Suite, Pete n Tillie, Earthquake, The Sunshine Boys, The Bad News Bears, House Calls, California Suite, Hopscotch, The Couch Trip, JFK, Goodyear, Philco, Alfred Hitchcock, Dennis the Menace movie, Grumpy Old Men I and II, I.Q., Grumpier Old Men, I'm Not Rappaport, Out to Sea, Odd Couple II
🎵🎸Michael "Cub" Koda -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/1/1948 d.7/1/2000 (51)
Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Brownsville Station
Song Titles: Smokin' in the Boys Room
🎭Philbrook Lyons -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/27/1928 d.7/1/2013 N.S. (0)
Movie Titles: Our Gang
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In 1928, First crude color TV pictures by Logie Baird of London.
In 1933, The Mickey Mouse film, "Mickey's Gala Premiere", is released. Pluto also appears. Kay Kamen signs his first big merchandising contract with Walt Disney Enterprises. Kamen would receive 40% of receipts on the first $100,000, and 50% of receipts above that.
In 1935, Porky Pig, Cartoon Character, Debut in 'I Haven't Got A Hat' by Warner Bros.
In 1957, "Ted Mack's Original Amateur Hour", TV Variety; moved to NBC.
In 1959, The Donald Duck film, "How to Have an Accident at Work" is released.
In 1961, on the cover of TV Guide: "The Flintstones". Other Articles: Colt 45, Peggy Lee
In 1963, "The Rifleman", TV Western Drama; last aired on ABC.
In 1965, "The Great Race," Blake Edwards' big-budget homage to oldtime slapstick comedy starring Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis and Natalie Wood, was released by Warner Bros.
In 1966, "Let's Play Post Office", TV Game Show; last aired on NBC.
In 1967, R.C., "Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead" by The Fifth Estate peaked at #11 on the pop singles chart.
In 1972, "Bewitched", TV Comedy; last aired on ABC after 8 years.
In 1972, on the cover of TV Guide: "Carol Burnett". Other Articles: Room 222
In 1977, "Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman", TV Daytime Soap, Part parody; last aired in syndication.
In 1978, TV'S MIDNIGHT SPECIAL Host MARTIN MULL, plus JETHRO TULL ("HEAVY HORSES"), ROBERT PALMER ("EVERY KIND OF PEOPLE"), FLO & EDDIE
In 1985, "Alive From Off Center", TV Anthology, avant garde summer fare, debut on PBS.
In 1985, "Nick At Nite" Cable TV Network debut.
In 1987, "Weird Al" Yankovic gave a live performance at the Community Center in Tucson AZ; it was the first show opening for The Monkees Tour '87.
In 1988, "The $25,000 Pyramid", TV Game Show, last aired on CBS.
In 1989, "Batdance", by Prince entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1989, Prince's 9th album, the Batman movie soundtrack, entered the U.K. chart at the #1 position, repeating the feat of his 8th album, "Lovesexy."
In 1991, "Court TV" (Courtroom Television Network) cable network debuts featuring 24-hour courtroom coverage and was made famous with the help of the O.J. Simpson trial of 1995.
In 1992, "Night Court" TV Comedy last aired on NBC.
In 1992, CBS briefly gives "Howie" Mandel his own sitcom/variety series which, despite guest appearances from Gary Busey, Billy Joel, and Little Richard, only lasts three episodes.
In 1993, 1 second is added to the clock.
In 1994, "Love Connection", TV Game Show; last aired in syndication.
In 1995, Pioneering air personality Wolfman Jack, 56, dies of a heart attack. He got his start working for 250-thousand watt Mexican AM station XERF in the early Sixties. Wolfman's name came from his love of B-grade horror movies. He played himself in the 1973 movie "American Graffitti" and hosted weekly Rock-and-Roll TV show "The Midnight Special." In 1974, the GUESS WHO's song "Clap for the Wolfman" made it all the way to #6. His radio programs are still in syndication.
In 1997, "Zoot Suit Riot" album by Cherry Poppin' Daddies was released
In 1999, Exactly six months before the year 2000, Congress passed legislation to shield businesses from a potential flood of Y2K computer-related lawsuits.
In 2000, on the cover of TV Guide: "Four covers from The Wizard of Oz"
In 2007, 07 x 01 = 07