🎭🎵Ed Ames -- is 90 in the year 2017 and 91 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1927
Names/Places: b. in Malden, MA; RLN:Urick
Misc: famous "tomahawk to the balls" thrower on Tonight Show '64
Group Names: The Ames Brothers
TV Shows: Daniel Boone (as Mingo the indian)
🎭💻Michelle Collins -- is 36 in the year 2017 and 37 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1981 N.S.
Comedienne, TV Talk Show Hostess, Internet Website Editor
TV Shows: The View
🎭Claire Corlett -- is 18 in the year 2017 and 19 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1999 N.S.
Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: Bob the Builder (as Dizzy in U.S. version), Dinosaur Train (as Tiny and others), My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic (as Sweetie Belle)
Movie Titles: My Little Pony (series), Barbie and Her Sisters (series)
🎨🎵Kate Garner -- is 63 in the year 2017 and 64 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1954
Photographer, Artist, Hip-Pop Performer, English
Group Names: Haisi Fantayzee
🎭🎵Scott Grimes -- is 46 in the year 2017 and 47 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1971
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Composer
TV Shows: Goode Behavior, ER (as Archie Morris), Party of Five (as Will McCorkle), American Dad! (as Steve), Family Guy (as Kevin)
Movie Titles: Robin Hood
✍🎭James Hampton -- is 81 in the year 2017 and 82 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1936
Screen/Scriptwriter, TV/Movie Actor, TV Director
Names/Places: b. in Oklahoma City
TV Shows: F Troop (as bugler Hannibal Dobbs), Doris Day Show (as Leroy B. Simpson), Love American Style (player), Maggie (as Len)
Movie Titles: Teen Wolf, Sling Blade, The China Syndrome
🎭Tom Hanks -- is 61 in the year 2017 and 62 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1956
Misc: b. in Concord, CA; Bosom Buddies' Kip Wilson (Buffy), Big, The Money Pit, Dragnet, Joe Vs. the Volcano, Splash, Turner & Hooch, Punchline, A League of Their Own, Sleepless in Seattle, My Boyfriend's Back, Philadelphia, Forrest Gump, Apollo 13, Toy Story's Woody, A League Of Their Own, That Thing You Do, The Burbs, Saving Private Ryan, You've Got Mail, The Green Mile, Cast Away, Road to Perdition, Catch Me If You Can, The Lady Killers, The Terminal, The Polar Express, The Da Vinci Code, Charlie Wilson's War, Angels and Demons
🏆🏈Spike Jones -- is 70 in the year 2017 and 71 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1947
Misc: not the zany bandleader
😀Support This Website By Searching with Amazon -- is online since the 1990s
Useful Shop Website
Features: books, computers, cellphones, televisions, video on demand, groceries, and more at low prices.
How To Support: by clicking on the names of the people, you can help support our website.
For Our Amazon Link: shop.megabirthdays.com
🎭Mitchel Musso -- is 26 in the year 2017 and 27 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1991
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Pair of Kings (as King Brady), Phineas and Ferb (as Jeremy Johnson, voice), Hannah Montana (as Oliver Oken)
Movie Titles: Monster House
✍Fred Norris -- is 62 in the year 2017 and 63 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1955
Misc: Howard Stern Show
🎭Dick Orkin -- is 84 in the year 2017 and 85 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1933
Hall of Famer, Actor, Radio Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor
Misc: of Dick & Bert (Berdis) in commercials 1970-80s; Chicago's voice and genius behind Chickenman and the Tooth Fairy; some say b. 1934
TV Shows: The Tim Conway Show
😀Click Here to Donate Five Dollars to Megabirthdays -- is online since 1995 as Demented Datebooks
How To Support: This site costs $36 a day! Did you enjoy this page? By clicking this text banner, you can pay $5 to help keep this website going. Thank you.
For Our Amazon Link: shop.megabirthdays.com
🎭Linda Park -- is 39 in the year 2017 and 40 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1978
Actress, Producer, South Korean
TV Shows: Star Trek: Enterprise (as Ensign Hoshi Sato), Adoptable (as Jennifer Lim)
Movie Titles: Infestation, The Face of Love, Jurassic Park 3
🎭Fred Savage -- is 41 in the year 2017 and 42 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1976
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Highland Park, IL; MN:A.
TV Shows: Oswald (as Oswald), Generator Rex (as Noah), Morningstar/Eveningstar (as Alan), The Wonder Years (as Kevin Arnold), Working (as Matt Peyser), The Grinder (as Stewart Sanderson)
Movie Titles: Austin Powers in Goldmember, Little Monsters, The Princess Bride
🎨✍🎭🎵Rebecca Sugar -- is 30 in the year 2017 and 31 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1987 N.S.
Artist, Writer, Producer, Composer
Misc: the first woman to create a show on Cartoon Network
TV Shows: Steven Universe (creator), Adventure Time (as wrtier and storyboard artist)
🎭🎵🏆John Tesh -- is 65 in the year 2017 and 66 in the year 2018; b.7/9/1952
TV Host, TV Talk Show Host, Composer, Keyboardist, Pianist, Sportscaster
Names/Places: Connie Sellecca's hubby
TV Shows: Entertainment Tonight (1986-96), One on One With John Tesh, Bobby's World (composer)
🎵🎸Bon "Ronald" Scott -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/9/1946 d.2/19/1980 (33)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Heavy Metal Singer, Australian, Scotish
Group Names: AC/DC
Song Titles: Big Balls
🎭Norman Abbott -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/11/1922 N.S. d.7/9/2016 N.S. (93)
Names/Places: Bud's nephew
TV Shows: Welcome Back Kotter, Get Smart, The Munsters, Leave It to Beaver, Sanford and Son, The Jack Benny Program
🎭Walter S. "Wally" Burr -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/2/1926 N.S. d.7/9/2017 N.S. (91)
Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
TV Shows: Superfriends, Transformers, G.I. Joe, Jem, Inspector Gadget, Spider-Man
Movie Titles: Transformers: The Movie
🎭Charles Lane -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/26/1905 d.7/9/2007 (102)
TV Shows: The Lucy Show (as Mr. Barnsdahl), Petticoat Junction (as Homer Bedloe), The Pruitts of Southhampton
🎭Douglas MacLean -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/10/1890 d.7/9/1967 (77)
Actor, Comedian, Producer
Misc: silent films
✍⚖🎭Will Rogers Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/20/1911 d.7/9/1993 (81)
Humorist, Congressperson, Movie Actor, TV Host
Names/Places: b. in New York City; Will's son
Misc: some say b. Oct 12, 1910 or 1912
🎭Isabel Sanford -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1917 d.7/9/2004 (86)
Names/Places: b. in New York City
Misc: some say b. 1933 or 1922
TV Shows: All in the Family (as Louise Jefferson), The Jeffersons (as Louise Jefferson)
👑James Jesse Strang -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/21/1813 d.7/9/1856 (43)
Misc: King of America (What a mental case!)
✍Barbara Woodhouse -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/9/1910 d.7/9/1988 (78)
Misc: dog trainer
For a full list of events covering 27 categories including the Today in Music, Sports, and Entertainment subjects,
please purchase the davesdatebook CD.
Please Click Here for information.
Thank you for your patronage.
In 1945, Mayor Fiorello Laguardia read the funnies over radio station WNYC so the kids wouldn't miss them during the newspaper strike in New York City.
In 1946, Bon (Ronald Belford) Scott, lead singer of AC/DC, was born in Kirriemuir, Scotland. He died of alcohol abuse on February 19, 1980, and was replaced by Brian Johnson.
In 1948, "Woody Woodpecker", by Mel Blanc entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1948, The Pluto film, "Pluto's Purchase" is released. Mickey Mouse also appears.
In 1955, R.C., "(We're Gonna) Rock Around The Clock" by Bill Haley & His Comets peaked at #1 on the pop singles chart and stayed there for eight weeks; it was the first rock 'n roll record to hit #1 on the Billboard charts. It was also the first rock and roll song used in a feature film, "Blackboard Jungle."
In 1956, "Bandstand" (TV Music) hosted by Dick Clark debut on a Philadelphia TV station, WFIL channel six; it later became "American Bandstand" and distributed on the ABC TV network on Aug. 5, 1957. Almost all of the rock-and-roll era's major artists found their way on to Clark's show.
In 1956, "T.V. Readers Digest", TV Anthology; last aired on ABC; it was the condensed version, of course, due to time constraints.
In 1963, 07 x 09 = 63
In 1966, "Wild Thing", by Troggs entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1966, BREAKING INTO THE TOP 10 "WILD THING" by the TROGGS (zooms from #47 to #6).. plus "LITTLE GIRL" from the SYNDICATE OF SOUND" and THE ASSOCIATION with "ALONG COMES MARY"
In 1966, R.C., "Dirty Water" by The Standells peaked at #11 on the pop singles chart.
In 1966, R.C., "Everybody Loves A Nut" by Johnny Cash peaked at #96 on the pop singles chart.
In 1966, R.C., "Popsicle" by Jan & Dean peaked at #21 on the pop singles chart.
In 1976, "Let's Make A Deal", TV Game Show, last aired on ABC, syndicated 1980, 84-85.
In 1976, "Rhyme And Reason", TV Game Show; last aired on ABC.
In 1977, on the cover of TV Guide: "cast of CPO Sharkey (Don Rickles and Peter Isacksen)". Other Articles: Soap, Fernwood Tonight
In 1989, "I Have Returned" album by Ray Stevens was certified Gold by the RIAA
In 1989, Steve Skrovan hosts "Totally Hidden Video," a blatant ripoff of "Candid Camera." How blatant? Allen Funt sues the FOX network over it. The show's pilot also caused trouble when it's learned that actors were used instead of ordinary Taco Bell-loving citizens in the alleged surprising hijinks. FOX promises that tonights "victims" are real.
In 1990, "Let's Make A Deal", TV Game Show, returned on NBC.
In 1998, a topless dancer hit a nightclub patron with her ample breasts, but did not injure him, former New York City Mayor Ed Koch ruled in a "People's Court" trial. Paul Shimkonis filed suit against the club in Pinellas County Court in Florida on June 29, claiming the dancer, Tawny Peaks, injured him during a performance at the Clearwater bar during his bachelor party in September 1996. The lawsuit said she jumped on him, forcing her extra-large breasts into his face and causing his head to jerk backward. Shimkonis, a 38-year-old physical therapist, sought damages for head and neck injuries, disability, pain and suffering, disfigurement, mental anguish and loss of life enjoyment.
In 1999, Tom Maxwell announced he had quit the Squirrel Nut Zippers. He said le left "with an open heart" but refused to discuss the reasons why.
In 2004, Actress Isabel Sanford died in Los Angeles at age 86.
In 2004, the movie "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy" opened in theaters in the USA
In 2013, "Drunk History" began airing on Comedy Central
In 2063, 07 x 09 = 63