🎭Matthew Broderick -- is 55 in the year 2017 and 56 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1962
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
Names/Places: b. in New York City; James' son
Movie Titles: Glory, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Wargames, Lion King (as Simba the adult), Biloxi Blues, Addicted to Love, Godzilla, Election, Inspector Gadget, The Stepford Wives (2004), The Producers, Deck the Halls, The Tale of Desperaux
🎭Timothy Dalton -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1946
TV/Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Welsh (Wales)
TV Shows: Jane Eyre (mini-series), Centennial (mini-series), Penny Dreadful (as Sir Malcolm Murray); Centennial, Scarlett
Movie Titles: Toy Story 3, The Tourist, The Living Daylights, Flash Gordon, Licence To Kill, The Rocketeer, Brenda Starr, The Beautician and the Beast
🎵Ray Dorset -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1946
Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, English
Misc: Casaba; Feet; his song "In the Summertime" was featured in numerous movies
Group Names: Mungo Jerry
Song Titles: In The Summertime
Movie Titles: Despicable Me 2, Wedding Crashers, The Crying Game, Mr. Deeds
✍🎭Brad Hall -- is 59 in the year 2017 and 60 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1958
Comedy Writer, Actor, Comedian, TV Producer
Names/Places: Julia Louis-Dreyfus' hubby
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (1982-84)
Captain James T. Kirk -- is -211 in the year 2017 and -210 in the year 2018; b.3/21/2228
General Fictious Character
Names/Places: b. Riverside, Iowa
Misc: led the Starship Enterprise NCC-1701; some say March 22, 2233
🎭Sabrina LeBeauf -- is 59 in the year 2017 and 60 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1958
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: The Cosby Show (as Sondra Huxtable Tibideaux), Fatherhood (as Norma Bindlebeep)
🎭Rachael MacFarlane -- is 41 in the year 2017 and 42 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1976
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: Seth's sister
TV Shows: The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy (as various), American Dad (as Hayley and other characters), Family Guy (as various)
Movie Titles: Ted 2
🎭Rosie O'Donnell -- is 55 in the year 2017 and 56 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1962
Movie Actress, Comedienne, TV Hostess, TV Talk Show Hostess, Producer, Lesbian
TV Shows: Gimme a Break (as Maggie O'Brien), VH-1 V.J., The Rosie O'Donnell Show, The View, The Fosters (as Rita Hendricks)
Movie Titles: The Flintstones (as Betty Rubble), A League of Their Own, Sleepless in Seattle, Exit to Eden, Now and Then
🎭Gary Oldman -- is 59 in the year 2017 and 60 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1958
Movie Actor, English
Names/Places: Una Thurman's ex-hubby
Movie Titles: Sid and Nancy (as Sid Vicious), True Romance, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, RoboCop, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, JFK, Romeo Is Bleeding, Dracula, The Fifth Element, Lost in Space, Harry Potter (series as Sirius Black), Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises
🎵Chip Taylor -- is 77 in the year 2017 and 78 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1940
Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer
Names/Places: RN: James Wesley Voight
Song Titles: Angel in the Morning (songwriter), Wild Thing (songwriter)
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🎭Forrest Wheeler -- is 13 in the year 2017 and 14 in the year 2018; b.3/21/2004
TV Shows: Fresh Off the Boat (as Emery Huang)
🎭Carl Wolfson -- is 64 in the year 2017 and 65 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1953
TV Shows: Thicke of the Night
🎭Bård Ylvisåker -- is 35 in the year 2017 and 36 in the year 2018; b.3/21/1982 N.S.
Misc: of the comedo duo Ylvis (with Vegard Ylvisaker his brother)
Group Names: Ylvis
Song Titles: The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?)
TV Shows: Tonight with Ylvis
🎵Benny Bell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1906 d.7/6/1999 (93)
Names/Places: RLN: Sandberg
Song Titles: Shaving Cream (Paul Wynn actually sang vocals), Ikey and Mikey, Everyone Wants My Fann
🎵Armentier "Bo Carter" Chatmon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1893 d.9/21/1964 (71)
Hall of Famer, Multi-instrumentalist, Country-Blues Performer
Misc: notable for being sexually suggestive in songs.
Group Names: The Mississippi Shieks, soloist
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✍Phyllis McGinley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1905 d.2/22/1978 (72)
Author, Poet, Children's Author, Satirist
Misc: specializing in humor, satiric tone and the positive aspects of suburban life
Book Titles: Love Letters (Pulitzer 1961)
🎭🎵Dave Montgomery -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1870 d.4/20/1917 (47)
Stage Actor, Comedian, Dancer, Novelty Singer
Misc: in duo with Fred Stone
🎭Cliff Norton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1918 d.1/25/2003 (84)
Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: It's About Time (as Boss), Where's Huddles (as Ed Huddles)
🎭Peter Pratt -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1923 d.1/11/1995 (71)
TV Shows: Dr. Who (Master)
🎨✍🎵Vivian Stanshall -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1943 d.3/5/1995 (51)
Painter, Sculptor, Writer, Singer, Multi-instrumentalist, Trumpeter, English
Names/Places: born in Oxfordshire, England
Group Names: The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band (co-founder)
👑James Jesse Strang -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1813 d.7/9/1856 (43)
Misc: King of America (What a mental case!)
🎭Lorene Yarnell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.3/21/1948 d.8/5/2010 (62)
Misc: of (Robert) Shields & Yarnell mime husband & wife team
TV Shows: Shields and Yarnell
🎭Chuck Barris -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/3/1929 d.3/21/2017 N.S. (87)
Game Show Host, TV Producer
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia
Book Titles: Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
TV Shows: The Gong Show, The Chuck Barris Rah Rah Show, The Newlywed Game (producer), The Dating Game (producer), The $1.98 Beauty Show (producer)
Movie Titles: The Gong Show Movie
⚛Leo Fender -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/10/1909 d.3/21/1991 (81)
Hall of Famer, Inventor
Misc: Guitar maker; the Stratocaster, a rock 'n roller's choice
🎭Barney Martin -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/3/1923 d.3/21/2005 (82)
TV Shows: Seinfeld (as Morty Seinfeld, Jerry's TV dad)
🎭🎵Robert Preston -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1918 d.3/21/1987 (68)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Singer
Song Titles: Chicken Fat (the exercise song)
TV Shows: The Chisholms (as Hadley Chisholm)
Movie Titles: Victor Victoria, How the West Was Won, This Gun for Hire, The Music Man (as Prof. Harold Hill)
🎭Ernie Wise -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1925 d.3/21/1999 (73)
Misc: Half of the (Eric) Morecambe and Wise British comedy team
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In 1952, The Chip 'n' Dale film, "Two Chips and a Miss" is released.
In 1953, "The Doggie In The Window" by Patti Page hit #1 on the pop chart.
In 1955, NBC-TV presented the first "Colgate Comedy Hour". The show was designed to stop the Sunday popularity of Ed Sullivan's "Toast of the Town" on CBS. Gordon MacRae, the Gabor sisters and Mama Gabor, in addition to a host of singers and dancers were featured from the gangway of the nation's biggest ship, the "S.S. United States" in the opening program. In addition to MacRae, other hosts through the years of the "Colgate Comedy Hour" included: Fred Allen, Donald O'Connor, Bob Hope, Eddie Cantor and Jimmy Durante.
In 1963, 03 x 21 = 63
In 1964, R.C., "My Boyfriend Got A Beatle Haircut" by Donna Lynn peaked at #83 on the pop singles chart.
In 1964, R.C., "The Boy With The Beatle Hair" by The Swans peaked at #85 on the pop singles chart.
In 1969, "200 MPH" album by Bill Cosby was certified Gold by the RIAA
In 1970, on the cover of TV Guide: "Jackie Gleason". Other Articles: Bill Cosby, Ringo Starr
In 1970, R.C., "Welfare Cadillac" by Guy Drake peaked at #63 on the pop singles chart.
In 1980, "Who Shot J.R.?" It is night, and coldhearted J.R. Ewing sits in his office alone. And no wonder: In the course of the previous 50 minutes, he has managed to alienate, infuriate, and betray most of Texas, and all of his relatives. It's Miller time! Then a door in the outer office opens and someone enters. "Who's there?" J.R. asks. BLAM! He clutches his chest. BLAM! He hits the floor, exhales and...dies? The following November, more than 80 million viewers -- nearly as many as voted in the presidential election that month -- tuned in to Dallas for the resolution of this tantalizing cliffhanger. In case you forgot: It was Kristin who wounded J.R. It spawned a song by Gary Burbank "Who Shot J.R.?" that got airplay on country radio and the Dr. Demento Show.
In 1981, "Weird Al" Yankovic gave a live performance at The Country Club in Reseda CA for Dr. Demento's 10th Anniversary live show.
In 1983, Only known typo on Time Magazine cover (control=contol), all recalled.
In 1985, "Weird Al" Yankovic recorded "Girls Just Want To Have Lunch" for Dare To Be Stupid LP.
In 1990, the TV sitcom "Normal Life" starring Dweezil and Moon Unit Zappa debut on CBS. Against the popular "Growing Pains" on ABC, it didn't get normal ratings.
In 1990, Valerie Bertinelli returns to sitcoms in CBS's "Sydney," playing a private detective in Los Angeles. Supporting cast members include future "Friend" Matthew Perry, "Homicide" detective Daniel Baldwin, "Seinfeld" dad Barney Martin and Craig Bierko. (Craig Bierko?) The theme song's by Mr. Bertinelli, Eddie Van Halen, "Finish What You Started." The show was finished by the end of summer.
In 1995, the best show on TV that hardly anyone watched, "NewsRadio" (not a service of Clear Channel Worldwide) premieres on NBC. Dave Foley, Phil Hartman, Andy Dick, Maura Tierney, Khandi Alexander, Joe Rogan, Vicki Lewis and Stephen Root star. Dave Nelson heads to New York for a new job as news director of WNYX, on "NewsRadio," in the first of 87 timeslots on NBC.
In 1999, at the 19th Razzie Awards, the worst picture was "An Alan Smithee Film: Burn, Hollywood, Burn". Worst Actor: Bruce Willis in three movies..."Armageddon," "Mercury Rising" and "The Siege.". Worst actress award went to a collective effort -- the Spice Girls in their screen debut "Spice World." Leonardo DiCaprio "won" the award for worst screen couple -- starring as twins in "The Man in the Iron Mask." Gus Van Sant captured the worst director Razzie for "Psycho." Biggest loser/winner of this year's awards was actor, writer, composer and director Joe Eszterhas...who was voted worst supporting actor, worst writer, worst "original" song and worst new star -- all for "An Alan Smithee Film: Burn Hollywood Burn!" Other winners/losers included a three-way tie for worst re-make or sequel of the 1998 -- "The Avengers," "Godzilla" and "Psycho."
In 2003, Weird Al Yankovic recorded "Couch Potato", "Ebay", "Ode To A Superhero", "Trash Day", "Angry White Boy Polka, and "A Complicated Song" for his "Poodle Hat" CD
In 2005, Character actor Barney Martin, perhaps best known for playing Jerry Seinfeld's father, died in Studio City, California, at age 82.
In 2006, The social media website Twitter was established with the sending of the first "tweet" by co-founder Jack Dorsey, who wrote: "just setting up my twttr."
In 2014, the movie "Muppets Most Wanted" opened in theaters in the USA.
In 2063, 03 x 21 = 63