🎭Debbe Dunning -- is 51 in the year 2017 and 52 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1966
TV Shows: Home Improvement (as Heidi Keppert the Tool Time Girl)
Movie Titles: Leprechaun 4: In Space, Now You Know
🎵Jeff Hanna -- is 70 in the year 2017 and 71 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1947
Songwriter, Country Singer/Guitarist
Misc: b. in Aug?; some say b. 1946
Group Names: Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
🎭David Henrie -- is 28 in the year 2017 and 29 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1989
TV Shows: Wizards of Waverly Place (as Justin Russo), How I Met Your Mother (as Son)
Movie Titles: The Secret World of Arrietty
🎭John Henson -- is 50 in the year 2017 and 51 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1967
Actor, Comedian, TV Host, TV Talk Show Host, Producer
TV Shows: My Name is Earl, Talk Soup, Wipeout (co-host)
🎭🎵🏆🏁🏍⛸Tab Hunter -- is 86 in the year 2017 and 87 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1931
TV/Movie Actor, Producer, Singer, Motorcyclist, Figure Skater
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RN:Arthur Andrew Gelien
Misc: retired from acting in 1992
TV Shows: Tab Hunter Show (as Paul Morgan), Mary Hartman Mary Hartman (as George Shumway)
Movie Titles: Damn Yankees, Polyester, Lust in the Dust
🎭Jay Johnson -- is 68 in the year 2017 and 69 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1949
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer, Ventriloquist
TV Shows: Soap (as Chuck & Bob Campbell)
Movie Titles: Annabelle's Wish
🎭Bruce McGill -- is 67 in the year 2017 and 68 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1950
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: The Cleveland Show (as Mr. Waterman), Rizzoli and Isles (as Det. Vince Korsak)
Movie Titles: Collateral, Law Abiding Citizen, Lincoln, Cinderella Man, National Lampoon's Animal House
🎭🎮Michael Rosenbaum -- is 45 in the year 2017 and 46 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1972
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer/Director, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: "Zoe, Duncan, Jack and Jane" (as Jack), Smallville (as Alexander Joseph 'Lex' Luthor), Justice League
Movie Titles: Urban Legend, Sweet November
Video Games: Batman (series), Infinite Crisis
🎭Rodney Saulsberry -- is 61 in the year 2017 and 62 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1956
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: Spider-Man (1994-1998)
Movie Titles: The Invincible Iron man, Matriculated, Beginners
🎭🏆Kellita Smith -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1969
Actress, Comedienne, Model
TV Shows: Z Nation (as Warren), The First Family, Bernie Mac Show (as Wanda McCollough)
Movie Titles: The Crossing Guard, King's Ransom
🎭Mindy Sterling -- is 64 in the year 2017 and 65 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1953
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: Chowder, iCarly, A.N.T. Farm, The Legend of Korra
Movie Titles: Monsters University, How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2000), Austin Powers (series)
🎵Suzanne Vega -- is 58 in the year 2017 and 59 in the year 2018; b.7/11/1959
Composer/Songwriter, Folk Singer/Guitarist
Misc: some say b. Aug 12 or 1960
Song Titles: Tom's Diner, Luka
🎭Norman Abbott -- Birth 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
🎭Yul Brynner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/11/1920 d.10/10/1985 (65)
Movie/Stage Actor, Director, Russian
Names/Places: RN:Youl Bryner then Taidje Khan
Misc: stage: The King and I (as the King of Siam for 4628 performances); some say b. 1915, 1917, or 1922
Movie Titles: The Magnificent Seven, Anastasia, The Ten Commandments
🎵Danny Flores -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/11/1929 d.9/19/2006 (77)
Names/Places: aka:Chuck Rio
Group Names: The Champs
Song Titles: Tequila (self-penned for the Champs)
🎭Brett Somers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/11/1924 d.9/15/2007 (83)
TV Actress, Panelist, Canadian
Names/Places: Jack Klugman's ex-wife
TV Shows: The Odd Couple (as Blanche Madison), Perry Mason '73, Match Game (panelist)
🎭Harry Von Zell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/11/1906 d.11/21/1981 (75)
TV/Radio Actor, Announcer
Misc: radio & TV comic foil
TV Shows: Burns and Allen Show (as sidekick)
✍E. B. White -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/11/1899 d.10/1/1985 (86)
Author, Essayist, Poet, Children's Author, Humorist
Names/Places: RFN:Elwyn Brooks
Book Titles: Charlotte's Web, The Elements of Style
🎭🎵Nat Wills -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/11/1873 d.12/9/1917 (44)
Stage Actor, Comedian, Singer
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🎭Barnard Hughes -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/16/1915 d.7/11/2006 (90)
Names/Places: b. in Bedford Hills, NY; FN:Daws
TV Shows: Doc (as Doc Joe Bogert), Mr. Merlin (as Max Merlin), Blossom (as grandfather Buzz Richman)
Movie Titles: The Odd Couple II
💻Satoru Iwata -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/6/1959 d.7/11/2015 (55)
Computer Company Executive, Computer Software Programmer, Japanese
Misc: the fourth president and CEO of Nintendo.
🎭🎵Frances Langford -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1914 d.7/11/2005 (91)
Movie/Radio Actress, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Lakeland, Fla.; RLN:Newbern; Jon Hall's wife
Misc: radio: The Bickersons; was usually in Bob Hope movies
🎵🎸Tommy Ramone -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/29/1952 d.7/11/2014 (62)
Hall of Famer, Bassist, Punk Rock Drummer, Hungarian
Names/Places: RN:Thomas Erdelyi
Misc: some say b. 1949
Group Names: The Ramones
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In 1931, R.C., "I Found A Million Dollar Baby In A 5 & 10 Cent Store" hits #1 on the pop singles chart by Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians.
In 1932, The Mickey Mouse film, "Mickey in Arabia" is released. Minnie Mouse also appears.
In 1941, The Donald Duck film, "Early to Bed" is released.
In 1947, The Donald Duck film, "Donald's Dilemma" is released. Daisy also appears.
In 1953, "The Larry Storch Show", TV Variety; debut on CBS.
In 1953, The Goofy film, "How to Dance" is released.
In 1958, this item must belong in the "eight is enough" department: in an unusual burst of creativity by even his standards, saxophonist John Coltrane recorded eight records for the Prestige label. The next day: Pat Boone covered them all with his whitebread trademark style (RIMSHOT)
In 1960, "Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini", by Brian Hyland entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1960, R.C., "Alley-Oop" by Hollywood Argyles peaked at #1 on the pop singles chart.
In 1964, R.C., "No Particular Place To Go" by Chuck Berry peaked at #10 on the pop singles chart.
In 1964, the first 7-11 convenience store opened its doors. It was called a convenience store because of its extended hours: from 7am to 11pm. And they're buying at seven/eleven.
In 1966, "The Newlywed Game", TV Game Show, debut on ABC; young couples embarrass the heck out of each other with the hope of winning... a refrigerator! BOB EUBANKS hosted this comedy based daytime quiz, from the same creator (Chuck Barris) that thought up the "DATING GAME". Matching newly married couples in a question & answer game to determine how much they really know about their mate.. (its original version lasted 8-1/2 years, and was revived during the 1980s for syndication)
In 1969, David Bowie released his album "Space Oddity" which garnered little interest at first.
In 1970, OK! I give up! No source can agree whether this Who song "Summertime Blues" was recorded on this day, released on this day, or entered the pop singles chart on this day! Somebody better come clean on this, please.
In 1970, on the cover of TV Guide: "The Beverly Hillbillies". Other Articles: Bewitched, Sesame Street
In 1974, "The Mac Davis Show", TV Variety; debut on NBC.
In 1974, AT THE MOVIES: "BLAZING SADDLES" (Harvey Korman, Madeline Kahn, Cleavon Little)
In 1977, 07 x 11 = 77
In 1977, READING ABOUT "FERNWOOD 2-NIGHT" "NEWSWEEK" profiles MARTIN MULL's talk show parody
In 1977, READING ABOUT TV'S "SOAP" "TIME" looks at the controversy surrounding ABC's "outrageous" situation comedy, 2 months before its premiere.
In 1979, "Get The Knack" album by The Knack was certified Gold by the RIAA
In 1979, the abandoned U.S. space station Skylab, orbiting the Earth since 1973, made a spectacular return to Earth, burning up in the atmosphere and showering debris over the Indian Ocean and Australia.
In 1981, R.C., "Shaddap You Face" by Joe Dolce peaked at #53 on the pop singles chart. WhatzametaU? Why you look so sad?
In 1983, COVER OF PEOPLE EDDIE MURPHY & RICHARD PRYOR
In 1983, Time Magazine calls Eddie Murphy's comedy routine (which currently features demeaning jokes about women, gays, and the HIV+) "Dazzling" and "feel-good!"
In 1984, "The Duck Factory" ends a three-month run on NBC with its place in history assured: It starred a young comic named Jim Carrey.
In 1987, Fox unleashes John York as fugitive lycanthrope Eric Cord in the 2-hour premiere of "Werewolf." Cord has been bitten by another werewolf and must now track down "the source of the bloodline" -- 1,600-year-old Janos Skorzeny (Chuck Connors) -- to free himself of the curse. Bounty hunter Alamo Joe (Lance LeGault) is always hot on Cord's tail for the alleged murder. The show's February 1988 finale allows Cord to finally catch up with Skorzeny but learns his journey has been a wild goose chase. Skorzeny is not "the source," an even older werewolf Nicholas Remy (Brian Thompson) is. Throughout the season, viewers can keep tabs on Cord, and learn more of "the true history of werewolves" by calling a promotional 1-800 number set up by Fox.
In 1988, "Wild, Wild West" album by Escape Club was released
In 1989, former U.S. President Ronald Reagan did a short broadcast in the All Star Game played in Anaheim, Ca.
In 1991, a solar eclipse cast a blanket of darkness stretching 9,000 miles from Hawaii to South America, lasting nearly seven minutes in some places. It was the so-called eclipse of the century.
In 1996, "Macarena" single by Los Del Rio was certified Platinum by the RIAA
In 2003, "Spider-Man: The New Animated Series" began airing on MTV
In 2004, on the cover of TV Guide: Will Ferrell
In 2007, the movie "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" opened in theaters in the USA.
In 2014, Tommy Ramone, 65, a co-founder of the seminal punk band the Ramones and the last surviving member of the original group, died in New York.
In 2015, David Tanny got his second produced audio recording and his first with all-original (non sampled or parodied) material. "Boycott Bing (Because It's No Good)" on The Dr. Demento Show.
In 2077, 07 x 11 = 77