🎭🎵Doug E. Doug -- is 49 in the year 2018 and 50 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1969
TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Producer/Director, Rapper
TV Shows: Where I Live (as Douglas St. Martin), Cosby (as Griffin)
Movie Titles: Operation Dumbo Drop, That Darn Cat (1997)
🎭Lyndsy Fonseca -- is 31 in the year 2018 and 32 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1987
TV Shows: RePlay, How I Met Your Mother (as daughter), Nikita (as Alexandra 'Alex' Udinov), Agent Carter (as Angie Martinelli)
Movie Titles: Kick-Ass
🎭Erin Gray -- is 68 in the year 2018 and 69 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1950
TV/Movie Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (as Col. Wilma Deering), Silver Spoons (as Kate Summers Stratton), Port Charles
🎭Steve Kardynal -- is 28 in the year 2018 and 29 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1990 N.S.
🎭Rex Lee -- is 49 in the year 2018 and 50 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1969 N.S.
Actor, Casting Department
TV Shows: Entourage (as Lloyd Lee), Young and Hungry (as Elliot Park), Suburgatory (as Mr. Wolfe)
Movie Titles: Entourage
🎵Mike McGear -- is 74 in the year 2018 and 75 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1944
Songwriter, Singer, Rock-Pop Performer, English
Names/Places: RN: Peter Michael McCartney, Paul's step-brother
Misc: b. Jan 6?
Group Names: The Scaffold
🎭Max Morrow -- is 27 in the year 2018 and 28 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1991
Actor, Producer/Director, Canadian
TV Shows: Connor Underdover (as Connor Heath)
Movie Titles: Ararat, Santa Who?
Ryder Robinson -- is 14 in the year 2018 and 15 in the year 2019; b.1/7/2004
Names/Places: Kate Hudson and Chris's son, Goldie Hawn's grandson
🎭Marcus Scribner -- is 18 in the year 2018 and 19 in the year 2019; b.1/7/2000
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Black-ish (as Andre Johnson Jr.)
Movie Titles: The Good Dinosaur
✍🎭Hallie Todd -- is 56 in the year 2018 and 57 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1962
Writer, Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Brothers (as Penny Waters), Lizzie McGuire (as Jo McGuire)
Movie Titles: The Lizzie McGuire Movie, Fast Times at Ridgemont High
🎭Steven Williams -- is 69 in the year 2018 and 70 in the year 2019; b.1/7/1949
TV Shows: Linc's, L.A. Heat, The Equalizer (as Lt. Burnett), 21 Jump Street (as Capt. Adam Fuller)
Movie Titles: The Blues Brothers
🎵Jim Zippo -- b.1/7/????
Radio Disc Jock, Novelty Singer
Misc: of Zippo in the Morning
🎨Charles Samuel Addams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/7/1912 d.9/29/1988 (76)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Macabre cartoons, Addams Family
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🎭Geoffrey Bayldon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/7/1924 d.5/10/2017 N.S. (93)
Movie Actor, English
Movie Titles: To Sir With Love, Tales from the Crypt (1972), Horror of Dracula (1958)
🎵Eliot Daniel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/7/1908 d.12/6/1997 (89)
Misc: composer of the I Love Lucy TV theme song
🎨Jay Lynch -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/7/1945 N.S. d.3/5/2017 N.S. (72)
Cartoonist, Comic Book Artist
Misc: played a key role in the underground comix movement with his Bijou Funnies and other titles. Nard n' Pat comic strip author. Bazooka Joe comics main writer from 1967-1990. A major contributor to Topps' Wacky Packages and Garbage Pail Kids lines.
🎭Alan Napier -- Birth Anniversary -- b.1/7/1903 d.8/8/1988 (85)
TV/Movie Actor, English
Misc: 40-50s film butler
TV Shows: Batman (as butler Alfred Pennyworth)
🎨✍Stéphane Charbonnier -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/21/1967 N.S. d.1/7/2015 N.S. (47)
Cartoonist, Satirist, French
🎭Richard Hunt -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/16/1951 d.1/7/1992 (40)
TV Shows: Sesame Street (as Scooter, grumpy Statler, Janice, other muppets)
🎭Richard Libertini -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/21/1933 d.1/7/2016 N.S. (82)
Misc: stage: The Mad Show (an original cast member)
TV Shows: Soap (as The Godfather), Pacific Station (as Richard)
Movie Titles: Catch 22, Awakenings, Fletch, Nell, Days of Heaven, Popeye (1980), The In-Laws, All of Me, Fletch Lives, Lethal Weapon 4, Dolphin Tale
🎨Don Martin -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/18/1931 d.1/7/2000 (68)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: MAD's maddest cartoonist; longtime Mad magazine cartoonist who drew an assortment of wild-haired characters, punctuating the grotesque action with wacky words like SPLOP! and POIT!!; later worked at Cracked in 1987
🎭🎵Bob McFadden -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/19/1923 d.1/7/2000 (76)
Actor, Commercial Actor, Singer
Misc: television commercial voiceover actor best known as the parrot's voice for Whisk commercials in the 1970s; also providing voices for commercials for Frankenberry cereal and Pepperidge Farm foods, among others; voiced number of comedy albums including a spoof on the Kennedy family in the white house called "The First Family", also "The Mummy" with Rod McKuen as Dor
🎭Avery Schreiber -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/9/1935 d.1/7/2002 (66)
Names/Places: b. in Chicago, Illinois
Misc: of the (Jack) Burns & Schreiber team
TV Shows: My Mother the Car (as Capt. Mancini), The Burns & Schreiber Comedy Hour, Sha Na Na (regular), Wake Rattle & Roll (as Grandpa Quirk)
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In 1926, George Burns and Gracie Allen were married by a Justice of the Peace in Cleveland, OH.
In 1927, the Harlem Globetrotters played their first game in Hinckley, Ill.
In 1933, The Mickey Mouse film, “Building a Building” is released. The first issue of “Topolino” magazine (“Mickey Mouse” in Italian) is published in Italy.
In 1950, R.C., “Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer” by Gene Autry hit #1 on the pop singles chart.
In 1956, R.C., “What Is A Wife” by Steve Allen peaked at #56 on the pop singles chart.
In 1963, in a case filed under Copycat Corner, Gary U.S. Bonds sued Chubby Checker for plaglarism, claiming that Chubbyʹs “Dancing Party” sounds too much like Garyʹs “Quarter to Three”, the 1961 hit by Bonds. The suit is settled out of court.
In 1964, Dick weber rolled the highest bowling game in history,…aboard a Boeing 707.
In 1967, A prime-time edition of “The Newlywed Game” began airing on ABC TV; the daytime version debut July 11, 1966.
In 1969, GOLD RECORD FOR OHIO EXPRESS “CHEWY CHEWY” is certified as a million seller
In 1972, in a Brady Bunch episode called “Big Little Man”, Bobby Brady tries to prove to his family that he is a lot bigger than his size, annoyed at being so small, Bobby tries exercises to make himself taller. When that doesnʹt work, he decides to become a mental giant.
In 1974, “Jackpot!”, a game show hosted by Geoff Edwards, began airing on NBC
In 1978, on the cover of TV Guide: “cast of Happy Days”. Other Articles: Laugh-In, Game Show Profits
In 1978, R.C., “Bloat On (Featuring The Bloaters)” by Cheech and Chong peaked at #41 on the pop singles chart.
In 1978, Johnny Paycheck hit number one with “Take This Job And Shove It”. Paycheck joined the Grand Ole Opry in 1997.
In 1982, “Hooked on Classics,” using the extended medley format made popular by “Stars on 45,” sets popular classical music to a disco beat. The result: It goes platinum on this date.
In 1990, the Leaning Tower of Pisa in Italy closed to tourists after eventually leaning too far and becoming structurally unsafe. After 11 years of construction work to decrease its dangerous tilt and stabilize its foundation, the tower reopened to the public on December 15, 2001.
In 1995, “Super Daveʹs Vegas Spectacular” TV Comedy Variety debut on USA and bombed.
In 1998, Today in Late Show w/ Letterman History: Norm MacDonald tells a stunned Letterman how he was just fired from his “Weekend Update” anchor role on “Saturday Night Live” by NBC President Don Ohlmeyer. Letterman tells MacDonald, “Now, I know that guy Don Ohlmeyer, and between you and me, heʹs an idiot.” Asked by Letterman what he will do on “Saturday Night Live” now that heʹs no longer on “Weekend Update,” MacDonald replied, “I also do sketches but I stink in those. He [Don Ohlmeyer] thinks Iʹm funny in those. He doesnʹt think Iʹm funny in 'Weekend Update.' God only knows itʹs just a matter of opinion. He also thinks that O.J. is innocent.”