🎭🎵Glenn Close -- is 70 in the year 2017 and 71 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1947
Movie/Stage Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Soprano
Names/Places: b. in Greenwich, Conn.; some say May 19
Movie Titles: The World According to Garp, The Big Chill, The Natural, Dangerous Liaisons, Fatal Attraction, 101 Dalmations' Cruella DeVille, Mars Attacks, Cookie's Fortune, Pinocchio (voice), The Stepford Wives (2004), Evening, Guardians of the Galaxy, Tarzan (1999, voice)
🎵Clarence "Frogman" Henry -- is 80 in the year 2017 and 81 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1937
Songwriter, Pianist, Trombonist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Song Titles: Ain't Got No Home
✍🎭Burt Metcalfe -- is 82 in the year 2017 and 83 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1935
Writer, Actor, Producer/Director, Canadian
TV Shows: M*A*S*H (producer)
🎭Mary Scheer -- is 54 in the year 2017 and 55 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1963
Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: MAD TV, iCarly, The Penguints of Madagascar (as Alice and other voices)
Movie Titles: Batman Beyond: The Return of the Joker, It's Pat, Elvira's Haunted Hills
🎭Jorma Taccone -- is 40 in the year 2017 and 41 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1977 N.S.
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (writer and actor 2005-2012)
Movie Titles: The Lego Movie, Hot Rod, Land of the Lost, Grown Ups 2, MacGruber
✍🎭Renée Taylor -- is 84 in the year 2017 and 85 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1933
Author, Screen/Scriptwriter, Comedy Writer, TV Actress, Comedienne, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
Names/Places: Joseph Bologna's wife
TV Shows: Jack Paar Show, Mary Hartman Mary Hartman (as Annabelle), The Nanny (as mother Sylvia Fine)
Movie Titles: Alfie, The Producers (1967), Ice Age: The Meltdown
🎭Craig Lamar Traylor -- is 28 in the year 2017 and 29 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1989
TV Shows: Malcolm in the Middle (as Steven "Stevie" Kenarbin)
Movie Titles: Matilda, Get a Clue
🎭Connor Trinneer -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1969
TV Shows: Star Trek Enterprise (as Commander Charles "Trip"/"Charlie" Tucker III)
Movie Titles: Star Runners, 61*
🎭Kelly Vint -- is 35 in the year 2017 and 36 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1982
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: aka: Kelly Vint Castro
TV Shows: Thunder Alley (as Claudine)
Movie Titles: Stargate, Space Jam
🎭🎵🎸Bruce Willis -- is 62 in the year 2017 and 63 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1955
TV/Movie Actor, Harmonicaist, Rock & Roll Singer, West German
Names/Places: b. in Penns Grove, NJ; FN:Walter; Demi Moore's ex-hubby
Song Titles: Under The Boardwalk, Respect Yourself
Album Titles: The Return of Bruno
TV Shows: Moonlighting (as David Addison)
Movie Titles: Bruno, Blind Date, Die Hard (series), Look Who's Talking (as the baby voice), 12 Monkeys, Last Man Standing, The Fifth Element, The Jackal, Mercury Rising, Armageddon, The Siege, The Sixth Sense, The Story of Us, The Whole Nine Yards, The Kid, Unbreakable, Bandits, Hart's War, Tears of the Sun, The Whole Ten Yards, Hostage, Sin City, Live Free and Die Hard, Surrogatesm Color of Night, Pulp Fiction, Red, The Expendables 2, Looper
🎭Virginia Williams -- is 39 in the year 2017 and 40 in the year 2018; b.3/19/1978 N.S.
TV Shows: Fuller House (as CJ), Fairly Legal
🎭Pamela Britton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/19/1923 d.6/17/1974 (51)
TV Shows: Blondie (star 1957), My Favorite Martian (as Mrs. Lorelei Brown)
🎭Tommy Cooper -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/19/1921 d.3/15/1984 (62)
⚛🏆Wyatt Earp -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/19/1848 d.1/13/1929 (80)
Misc: Law officer portrayed by Hugh O'Brien on TV from 1955-61; U.S. Marshall of Tombstone, Ariz., gambler, led the legendary gunfight at the O.K. Corral.
🎭🎵"Moms" Mabley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/19/1897 d.5/23/1975 (78)
Actress, Comedienne, Novelty Singer
Names/Places: NN: Dirty Old Lady; RN: Loretta Mary Aiken
Misc: had 13 comedy albums on the charts; some say b. 1894
🎭Roy Roberts -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/19/1900 d.5/28/1975 (75)
TV Shows: Bewitched (as Frank Stephens), The Gale Storm Show (as Capt. Huxley), Petticoat Junction (as Norman Curtis), The Beverly Hillbillies (as John Cushing), The Lucy Show (as Harrison Cheever), Gunsmoke (as Mr. Bodkin)
🎵🎸Ricky (New Wave Musician) Wilson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/19/1953 d.10/12/1985 (32)
Composer, Singer, New Wave Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Athens, GA; Cindy's (also B-52s) brother
Group Names: The B-52's
🎭🎵Nora Bayes -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/10/1880 d.3/19/1928 (48)
Movie/Stage Actress, Vaudevillaness, Singer
Names/Places: RN:Dora Goldberg
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🎵Michael Brown -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/25/1949 d.3/19/2015 (65)
Group Names: The Left Banke, Stories
Song Titles: Don't Walk Away Renee (co-songwriter)
🎨✍Edgar "Rice" Burroughs -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/1/1875 d.3/19/1950 (74)
Comic Strip Cartoonist, Novelist
Names/Places: b. in Chicago
Misc: some say b. in 1885; Tarzan
✍⚛Sir Arthur C. Clarke -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/16/1917 d.3/19/2008 (90)
Novelist, Sci-fi Writer, Scientist, English
Names/Places: RFN:Andrew Charles
Book Titles: 2001: A Space Odyssey, Childhood's End, The Hammer of God
🎭Calvert DeForest -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/23/1921 d.3/19/2007 (85)
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn
Misc: some say b. 1928
TV Shows: NBC's Late Night with David Letterman (as Larry 'Bud' Melman), The Late Show with David Letterman
Movie Titles: Apple Pie, My Demmon Lover, The Couch Potato Workout, Freaked
🎵Elena Del Rubio -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/23/1921 d.3/19/2001 (79)
Group Names: The Del Rubio Triplets
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🎭Al Hodge -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/18/1912 d.3/19/1979 (66)
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In 1954, on the cover of TV Guide: "Groucho Marx". Other Articles: Spike Jones, Meet Millie
In 1955, "Ballad Of Davy Crockett" by Tennessee Ernie Ford entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1955, on the cover of TV Guide: "Art Carney as Ed Norton". Other Articles: Nelsons, Richard Boone
In 1957, 03 x 19 = 57
In 1958, Tom & Jerry, not the MGM cat and mouse rivalry, but the singers Simon & Garfunkel, released their first single "Our Song".
In 1959, Walt Disney's movie "The Shaggy Dog" was released in movie theaters. It cost $1 million to make.
In 1970, another case for the Copycat Corner: The Rolling Stone magazine revealed that the opening words of Lennon and McCartney's "Come Together" were the same as the lyrics in Chuck Berry's "You Can't Catch Me". The lyrics: "Here come old flat top, he come groovin' up slowly...".
In 1977, The Final Episode of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show": Minneapolis's WJM has just been bought by a new owner who has made it clear he will be clearing out some of the deadwood on the news staff. Most assumed it would be Ted Baxter's empty head that would roll. The staff was summoned and the verdict was swift: "Ted, you're staying. And the rest of you guys, I'm gonna have to let you go." After their last broadcast together was over, they stood in the newsroom until gruff news director Lou Grant blurted out, "I treasure you guys." In a flash, they were locked together in a weepy group hug. Said Lou, "I think we all need some Kleenex." Georgette replied, "There's some on Mary's desk." No one wanted to let go, so the whole gang, like some gigantic, ungainly crab, scuttled over to the desk in one of TV's most hilarious, touching, and inspired bits of physical comedy.
In 1981, angry parents in Ocean City, New Jersey, protested a sex education book issued to 8th graders that featured "Ms. Wanda Lust" and "Captain Veedee-O."
In 1983, "She Blinded Me With Science" by Thomas Dolby entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1983, "Still The Beaver" movie aired. Jerry Mathers is "Still The Beaver." And June has bad news for the boys, who both happen to be back in town for this CBS reunion movie. While Wally and his wife Mary Ellen are busy having shady building contractor Eddie Haskell create their new home, Mom's considering selling the old homestead. (Golly Mom, you can't do that!) Eventually the Beav does persuade her to sell -- to him. All the better for the divorced Beav to raise his sons, Oliver and Corey ... Feldman. The reunion's a success and leads to a Disney/TBS series "The New Leave it to Beaver," which runs 105 episodes.
In 1984, Jane Curtin and Susan Saint James star as divorcees sharing living quarters (and the raising of their kids) in CBS's "Kate & Allie." Ari Meyers, Frederick Koehler and Allison Smith play the kids.
In 1986, the "monkey cam" makes its debut on "Late Night With David Letterman." Its groundbreaking use of a videocamera strapped to a monkey would help prepare America for the camerawork on "N.Y.P.D. Blue." It was so stupid, it was funny as David Letterman laughed himself silly looking at the monkey doing his normal monkeying around.
In 1994, the largest omelet was 1,383 square feet made with 160,000 eggs in Yokohama, Japan.
In 1995, D.T. met Yasmine Bleeth (of Baywatch, now in Nash Bridges) in an auto exposition in San Diego where he got some of his questions answered, a few snapshots, and an autograph in the program. What a sweetie!
In 2008, Death claimed science fiction writer Arthur C. Clarke at age 90
In 2009, David Letterman married Regina Lasko.
In 2057, 03 x 19 = 57