🎭Rhys Coiro -- is 39 in the year 2018 and 40 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1979
TV Shows: Hostages, Entourage (as Billy Walsh), Graceland
Movie Titles: Entourage, 30 Days of Night: Dark Days, Straw Dogs, MacGruber (parody of MacGyver)
🎭🏆Barbara Feldon -- is 85 in the year 2018 and 86 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1933
Actress, TV Talk Show Hostess, Dancer, Model
Names/Places: b. in Pittsburgh
Misc: sources once said she was born in 1941; tv.com says she was born in 1932
TV Shows: Get Smart (as Agent 99)
🎭Ron Funches -- is 35 in the year 2018 and 36 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1983
TV Shows: Undateable
Movie Titles: Get Hard, Movie Mind Machine
🎭🎵Mike Geier -- is 53 in the year 2018 and 54 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1965 N.S.
Comedian, Novelty Singer
Group Names: Kingsized (as Puddles Pity Party, the silent and sad clown)
🎭Caren Kaye -- is 67 in the year 2018 and 68 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1951
TV Shows: Blansky's Beauties (as Bambi Benton), Who's Watching the Kids, It's Your Move, Betty White Show
Movie Titles: Poison Ivy, My Tutor, Teen Witch
🎭Samm Levine -- is 36 in the year 2018 and 37 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1982
TV Shows: Freaks and Geeks (as Neal Schweiber)
Movie Titles: Inglorious Basterds, Pulse, Not Another Teen Movie
⛪🎭🎵Liza Minnelli -- is 72 in the year 2018 and 73 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1946
Roman Catholic, Movie/Stage Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Hollywood; Judy Garland & Vincente's daughter, Peter Allen's ex-wife
Misc: stage: Cabaret; at 19, she was the youngest to ever win a Tony award in 1965
TV Shows: Arrested Development (as Lucille Austero), Journey Back to Oz (as Dorothy, voice)
Movie Titles: Cabaret, That's Entertainment, Sex and the City 2
🎭Jon Provost -- is 68 in the year 2018 and 69 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1950
TV Shows: Lassie (as Timmy 1957-64), New Lassie (as Uncle Steve)
Movie Titles: The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes, This Property is Condemned
🎭🎮Chris Sanders -- is 58 in the year 2018 and 59 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1960 N.S.
Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: Lilo and Stitch: The Series
Movie Titles: Disney's Lilo and Stitch, The Croods, The Lion King, How To Train Your Dragon
Video Games: Disney Infinity (series), Kingdom Hearts (series), Tarzan (series)
📰🎭Ken Spears -- is 80 in the year 2018 and 81 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1938 N.S.
Editor, Cartoon Producer
Names/Places: RN: Charles Kenneth Spears
Misc: co-founded Ruby-Spears Productions with Joe Ruby
TV Shows: Scooby-Doo (co-creator), Jabberjaw (co-creator), "Dynomutt, Dog Wonder" (co-creator), Plastic Man (co-producer), Saturday Supercade (co-producer), Mister T (co-creator), Alvin and the Chipmunks (co-creator)
🎭🎮Frank Welker -- is 72 in the year 2018 and 73 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1946 N.S.
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
Misc: specialized as a voice actor for most of his career
TV Shows: Super Friends, Wonderbug, Dynomutt Dog Wonder, Captain Caveman and the Teen Angels, Fonz and the Happy Days Gang, Kwicky Koala Show, Pac-Man, The Dukes, Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends, Dungeons and Dragons, Inspector Gadget, Rambo, Centurions, G.I. Joe, Pound Puppies, Spiral Zone, Bionic Six, Alvin and the Chipmunks, DuckTales, Slimer! And the Real Ghostbusters, Muppet Babies, Tiny Toon Adventures, Goof Troop, Darkwing Duck, Bonkers, Cro, Aladdin, Seaquest 2032, Gargoyles, Captain Planet and the Planteers, The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest, The Mask, Hercules, Timon and Pumbaa, Animaniacs, 101 Dalmatians: The Series, House of Mouse, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, Mickey Mouse Works, Histeria!, Dexter's Laboratory, Johnny Bravo (as various), The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (as Goddard), Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, Mad (occasional), Futurama (as Nibbler and variuous), Curious George (as Curious George), The Simpsons (occasional), The Smurfs, Garfield and Friends (as Booker, Sheldon, various), Garfield (as Garfield), Transformers (series), Scooby Doo (series as Fred Jones), Bubble Guppies (as Bubble Puppy)
Movie Titles: Aladdin (as Abu and Rajah)
Video Games: The Flintstones (series), Lego (series), Transformers (seires)
🎭Mary Alice Williams -- is 69 in the year 2018 and 70 in the year 2019; b.3/12/1949
🎭Frank Campanella -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/12/1919 d.12/30/2006 (87)
Names/Places: Joseph's brother
TV Shows: Captain Video and His Video Rangers (as Mook the Moon Man)
Movie Titles: Dick Tracy, Pretty Woman, The Flamingo Kid
🎭🎵Lou Clayton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/12/1890 d.9/12/1950 (60)
Actor, Vaudevillan, Singer
✍Jack Kerouac -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/12/1922 d.10/21/1969 (47)
Names/Places: MN:Louis Lebris de
Misc: The original Beatnik Beat Movement mover
🎭Helen Parrish -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/12/1922 d.2/22/1959 (36)
TV/Movie Actress, Variety Show Hostess
Misc: some say b. 1924
TV Shows: Hour Glass (host of TV's first variety show in 1946)
Movie Titles: Our Gang (1920s)
🎭William "Billy" Thomas Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/12/1931 d.10/10/1980 (49)
Movie Titles: Our Gang (as Buckwheat)
🎵Paul Weston -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/12/1912 d.9/20/1996 (84)
Conductor/Composer, Arranger, Pianist, Bandleader
Misc: arranged for Rudy Vallee and Bing Crosby; of TV varities 1950-60s including Danny Kaye, Bob Newhart, Laugh-In, Jim Nabors, & Jonathan Winters; created the fictional duo of Jonathan (himself) and Darlene Edwards (his wife Jo Stafford)
🎭Morton Downey Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/9/1933 d.3/12/2001 (67)
TV Talk Show Host
Misc: zip-it fool!
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🎭Maurice Evans -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1901 d.3/12/1989 (87)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Producer, English
Misc: Noted for Shakespearean roles; stage: Hamlet, Dr. Zaius
TV Shows: Bewitched (as Maurice), Batman (as Puzzler)
🎭🎵Gus Van -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/12/1887 d.3/12/1968 (80)
Stage Actor, Comedian, Singer
Misc: with Joe Schenck
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In 1936, 03 x 12 = 36
In 1943, The Donald Duck film, “Flying Jalopy” is released.
In 1946, Fidel Castro tried out for the Washington Senators. The 20-year-old was not signed and returned to Cuba to undertake a different career.
In 1951, Don Giller is born. A freelance typesetter by trade, Giller is *the* foremost authority when it comes to David Lettermanʹs career, with a complete computer database and a videotape library of virtually every episode of every David Letterman (morning) Show, Late Night, Late Show and any guest star or cameo appearance, known as “The Dave Cave.” Known on the Internet as “Donz5,” Giller and TVbarn.com writer Tom Heald collaborated on a daily “This Dave In History” calendar for the Late Showʹs webpage. A complete bio of Giller can be found at http: //www.echonyc.com/~barnhart/donz5.html.
In 1951, the comic strip “Dennis The Menace” by Hank Ketchum debuted, inspired by his own son, Dennis.
In 1955, “Ballad Of Davy Crockett” by Parker, Fess entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1966, on the cover of TV Guide: “cast of Beverly Hillbillies”. Other Articles: I Dream of Jeannie, Jack Warden
In 1966, R.C., “Batman Theme” by Neal Hefti peaked at #35 on the pop singles chart.
In 1966, R.C., “Batman Theme” by The Marketts peaked at #17 on the pop singles chart.
In 1971, in a Brady Bunch episode called “Aliceʹs September Song”, Aliceʹs old boyfriend, Mark Millard, comes to town to court the Bradysʹ housekeeper, the romance appears serious when Alice devotes all her free time to Mark, much to the chagrin of Sam, the butcher.
In 1974, John Lennon and Harry Nilsson were thrown out of the Troubador in Los Angeles for heckling the Smothers Brothers. Ironically…five years earlier…Tom Smothers had sang backing vocals on Lennonʹs first Top-40 single “Give Peace A Chance.” Mother always liked the Smothers Brothers better than them!
In 1996, sketch comedy “The Taco Bell Dana Carvey Show” premieres on ABC, with a truly macabre impression of an eager-to-please Bill Clinton which ends with an open-shirted President breast-feeding a pair of puppies. As Carvey later relates to Conan OʹBrien, by the time the opening sketch ended, 14 million viewers were lost, as yet another “Saturday Night Live” cast member proves himself “Not Ready For Prime Time.”
In 1996, “Amish Paradise” is released off Weird Al Yankovicʹs Ninth LP “Bad Hair Day”. It parodied Coolioʹs “Gangsta Paradise.”
In 1996, “Weird Al” Yankovic released his latest album “Bad Hair Day”.
In 2004, DFSX Radio launches a programming stunt: a three-day format playing all Macarena comedy and novelty songs and asks for song requests to be used when the station reformats into a 22khz stream three days later.
In 2015, Will Ferrell, hoping to raise awareness of organizations trying to cure cancer, plays nine different positions while appearing for ten teams in five Cactus League exhibition games in Arizona. The comedianʹs effort, detailed in an upcoming HBO documentary, is severely criticized by former NFL coach and broadcasting legend John Madden, who calls the stunt disrespectful and insulting to the game of baseball.
In 2036, 03 x 12 = 36