🎭🎮Andrea Bowen -- is 28 in the year 2018 and 29 in the year 2019; b.3/4/1990
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
TV Shows: Desperate Housewives (as Jenna Mayer)
Movie Titles: G.B.F., Girl Positive, Bambi II
Video Games: Extreme Skate Adventure, The Cat in the Hat
🎭Jenna Boyd -- is 25 in the year 2018 and 26 in the year 2019; b.3/4/1993
Movie Titles: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, The Missing, The Hunted, Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star
🎭Margo Harshman -- is 32 in the year 2018 and 33 in the year 2019; b.3/4/1986
TV Shows: Even Stevens (as Tawny Dean), Center of the Universe (as Sara Pressman), The Big Bang Theory, NCIS
Movie Titles: Keith, Fired Up!, Soroity Row, From Within
🎭Patricia Heaton -- is 60 in the year 2018 and 61 in the year 2019; b.3/4/1958
TV Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Misc: not b. 1959
TV Shows: Back to You, Easy to Assemble, Room For Two (as Jill), Everybody Loves Raymond (as Debra Barone), The Middle (as Frankie Heck)
Movie Titles: Space Jam, Beethoven
✍🎭Catherine O'Hara -- is 64 in the year 2018 and 65 in the year 2019; b.3/4/1954
Comedy Writer, TV/Movie Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Canadian
TV Shows: Second City TV Network (as Lola Heatherton, Brooke Shields, etc.), The Completely Mental Misadventures of Ed Grimley (as Miss Malone voice), Glenn Martin DDS (as Jackie Martin voice)
Movie Titles: Frankenweenie, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Home Alone (series), Beetlejuice, A Mighty Wind, Surviving Christmas
✍🎭Brittney Powell -- is 46 in the year 2018 and 47 in the year 2019; b.3/4/1972
Writer, Actress, German
TV Shows: Safety Geeks: SVI (as Dr. Randy Minki), Pacific Palisades (as Beth Hopper)
Movie Titles: Airborne, That Thing You Do!, Fled, Stacy's Mom
🎵Bob Ricci -- b.3/4/????
Song Titles: Days of Our Lives, Ode to Playboy, My Girlfriend's Back
🎭Steven Weber -- is 57 in the year 2018 and 58 in the year 2019; b.3/4/1961
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: NCIS: New Orleans (as Mayor Douglas Hamilton), Ultimate Spider-Man (as various), Wings (as Brian Hackett), Once and Again (as Samuel Blue)
Movie Titles: Leaving Las Vegas, Single White Female, Dracula: Dead and Loving It
🎭Mykelti Williamson -- is 61 in the year 2018 and 62 in the year 2019; b.3/4/1957
TV Shows: New WKRP in Cincinnati (as Donovan Aderland), Boomtown (as Det. Fearless Bobby Smith)
Movie Titles: Con Air, Heat, Forrest Gump, Lucky Number Slevin
🎭Ji-Tu Cumbuka -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/4/1940 d.7/4/2017 N.S. (77)
TV Shows: Roots (as wrestler)
Movie Titles: Bound for Glory, Brewster's Millions, Outrageous Fortune, Bachelor Party
🎨Phil Davis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/4/1906 d.12/16/1964 (58)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Mandrake the Magician
🎭Patrick McGeehan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/4/1907 d.1/3/1988 (80)
TV Shows: The Red Skelton Hour (announcer), Fibber McGee and Molly (announcer)
🎭George Shelton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/4/1885 d.2/12/1972 (86)
TV Shows: It Pays to Be Ignorant
🎨Arthur Babbitt -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1907 d.3/4/1992 (84)
Movie Titles: Goofy, Snow White, Fantasia, Mr. Magoo
✍🎭🎵John Candy -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/31/1950 d.3/4/1994 (43)
Comedy Writer, TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director, Radio Disc Jock, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Toronto, Ontario
Misc: some say b. 1949, '51, or Oct 11
TV Shows: SCTV Network (as Johnny LaRue/many others), Camp Candy
Movie Titles: 1941, Stripes, National Lampoon's Vacation, The Three Amigos!, The Blues Brothers, Home Alone, JFK, Little Shop of Horrors, Summer Rental, Brewster's Millions, The Great Outdoors, Splash, Spaceballs, Planes Trains & Automobiles, Home Alone, JFK, Uncle Buck, Cool Runnings, The Shmenge brothers (as Yosh)
🎭Vance Colvig -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/9/1918 d.3/4/1991 (72)
Names/Places: Pinto's son, RN:Vance DeBar Colvig Jr.
🎭🎵Alan Cross -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/???? d.3/4/1993 (98)
Comedian, Vaudevillan, Dancer, Singer
🎭🎵Minnie Pearl -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/25/1912 d.3/4/1996 (83)
Hall of Famer, Actress, Comedienne, Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Centerville, TN; RN:Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon
Misc: HOW-DEEEEE!; Grand Ole Opry regular
TV Shows: Hee Haw
🎵Johnny Preston -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/18/1939 d.3/4/2011 (71)
Songwriter, Pop Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Port Arthur, TX; LN:Corville
Song Titles: Running Bear (singer, which was written by The Big Bopper)
🎭🎵Bert Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/12/1874 d.3/4/1922 (47)
Stage Actor, Comedian, Dancer, Composer, Songwriter, Singer
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In 1909, William Howard Taft took the oath of office as the 27th president of the United Sates. 27? What a funny number!
In 1912, 03 x 04 = 12
In 1929, Herbert Hoover took the oath of office as the 31th president of the United States. He didnʹt make vacuum cleaners.
In 1943, An Academy Award (Short Subjects, Cartoons) is won for the film, “Der Fuehrerʹs Face”.
In 1949, The Pluto film, “Plutoʹs Surprise Package” is released.
In 1967, on the cover of TV Guide: “William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy of Star Trek”. Other Articles: Ingrid Bergman, The Road West
In 1968, “Weʹre Only in It for the Money,” a satirical concept album by Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention, was released by Verve Records.
In 1972, Bill Daly guests on “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” as a sub-par politician Mary takes under her wing. Theyʹre actually pitching the Pete Peterson character as a spinoff, which CBS elects not to buy.
In 1972, on the cover of TV Guide: “Johnny Carson”. Other Articles: Alex Karras
In 1979, “Stockard Channing in Just Friends” began airing on CBS
In 1980, the Beatlesʹ “Rarities” album was released in the U.S.
In 1981, 03 ^ 04 = 81
In 1982, hot on the heels of their success with “Airplane!”, Leslie Nielsen and producers Jim Abrahams, Jerry and David Zucker aim too high with too many jokes-a-minute in the series “Police Squad” (“IN COLOR!”) On tonightʹs episode, “A Substantial Gift (The Broken Promise),” the bizarre case of a bank teller whoʹs staged a holdup, Detective Frank Drebin can tell one personʹs story just isnʹt adding up. He just doesnʹt know who that person is. “Special guest star” Lorne Greene dies in the opening credits. Rex Hamilton stars as Abraham Lincoln.
In 1982, Rolling Stone magazine reports Frank Zappaʹs son Dweezil and daughter Moon Unit have formed a band called Fred Zeppelin. Their first single will be called “My Mother is a Space Cadet.”
In 1989, on the cover of TV Guide: “Vanna White”. Other Articles: Burt Reynolds, John Lennon. “Weird Al” was stuck in the closet with Vanna once…in a song that is!
In 1994, SCTVʹs John Candy dies of heart failure at the age of 43 while in Mexico for the filming of “Wagons East.”
In 1994, Today in Late Show w/ Letterman History: Mujibur and Sirajul go shopping for suits with Letterman. In the coming months, the Bangladeshi pair wear the suits every day on the “Coast to Coast Tour”.
In 1994, “The Jerky Boys” album by The Jerky Boys was certified Gold by the RIAA
In 1996, country singer and comedian Minnie Pearl (Sarah Ophelia Colley), famous for her appearances on TVʹs “Hee Haw” and her rafter-shaking greeting, “HOW-DEEEE!”, died at the age of 83.
In 1996, “Presidents Of The United States Of America” album by Presidents Of The U.S.A, was certified Multi Platinum 2.00 by the RIAA
In 1997, “Just Shoot Me!” began airing on NBC
In 2008, Dungeons and Dragons co-creator Gary Gygax died in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin, at age 69.
In 2012, 03 x 04 = 12
In 2081, 03 ^ 04 = 81