🎵🎸Stephen Jo Bladd -- is 75 in the year 2017 and 76 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1942
Singer, Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: J. Geils Band
🎭Aya Cash -- is 35 in the year 2017 and 36 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1982 N.S.
TV Shows: You're the Worst
Movie Titles: The Wolf of Wall Street, Sleepwalk with Me
🎭Didi Conn -- is 66 in the year 2017 and 67 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1951
TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
Misc: does Betty Boop-type voices
TV Shows: Keep On Truckin', The Practice, Benson (as Denise Stevens Downey), Raggedy Ann & Andy
Movie Titles: Grease, Grease II
🎵Crazy Jay -- is 45 in the year 2017 and 46 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1972
Radio Disc Jock
Misc: host Crazy Jay radio show
🎭Harrison Ford -- is 75 in the year 2017 and 76 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1942
Names/Places: b. in Chicago
Song Titles: Harrison Ford (subject of a song by Christine Lavin)
Movie Titles: Star Wars (series as Hans Solo), Raiders of the Lost Ark (series as Indiana Jones), Indiana Jones (series), Witness, Patriot Games, American Graffiti, Regarding Henry, Blade Runner, The Fugitive, Clear and Present Danger, Sabrina, Six Days Seven Nights, K19, Firewall
🎭Ken Jeong -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1969
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer, American
TV Shows: Community (as Senor Chang), Dr. Ken (as Ken)
Movie Titles: Pineapple Express, Transformers: Dark of the Moon, Ride Along 2, The DUFF, The Hangover (series), Despicable Me 2
🎭🎮Tom Kenny -- is 55 in the year 2017 and 56 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1962
Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Narrator, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: Powerpuff Girls (narrator), Spyro the Drago, The Edge, SpongeBob SquarePants, Adventure Time, CatDog, Wander Over Yonder, Ultimate Spider-Man, Talking Tom and Friends, The Powerpuff Girls, Clarence, Henry Hugglemonster
Video Games: King's Quest, Skylanders (series), Disney Infinity (series), Adventure Time, Lightning Returns (series), Marvel Heroes (series)
🎭Fran Kranz -- is 36 in the year 2017 and 37 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1981
Actor, Comedian, Producer
Movie Titles: The Cabin in the Woods, Donnie Darko, Training Day, The Village
✍🎭🎵Cheech Marin -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1946
Writer, TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director, Children's Singer, American, Iranian
Names/Places: b. in Los Angeles; Iranian; RN:Richard Marin
Group Names: Cheech & Chong
Song Titles: Earache My Eye, Sister Mary Elephant, Let's Make a Dope Deal, Dave, Born in East L.A., Up in Smoke, Framed
TV Shows: Golden Palace (as Chuy Castillos), Nash Bridges (as Joe Dominguez), Married...With Children (sometime voice of Buck the Dog), Judging Amy
Movie Titles: Born in East L.A., Up In Smoke, Tin Cup, Paulie, Spy Kids, Pinocchio (voice)
🎭Daphne Maxwell-Reid -- is 69 in the year 2017 and 70 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1948
Names/Places: Tim's wife
TV Shows: Frank's Place (as Hanna Griffin), Snoops, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (as Aunt Vivian Banks)
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🎵🎸Roger McGuinn -- is 75 in the year 2017 and 76 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1942
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Chicago; RN:James Joseph III
Group Names: The Byrds (lead), Chad Mitchell Trio (backing), Bobby Darin (backing), The Limeliters (backing)
⚛Captain Jean-Luc Picard -- is -288 in the year 2017 and -287 in the year 2018; b.7/13/2305
Explorer, French, General Fictious Character
Misc: led the starship Enterprise NCC-1701-D
⚛Dr. Erno Rubik -- is 73 in the year 2017 and 74 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1944
Inventor, Mathematician, Educator, Hungarian
Misc: Rubik's Cube, the puzzle that drove America nuts in 1981; when he was an infant, he had a Rubik's diaper
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🎭Patrick Stewart -- is 77 in the year 2017 and 78 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1940
Actor, Producer/Director, English
Misc: Royal Shakesperian Co. veteran
TV Shows: Star Trek The Next Generation (as Captain Jean-Luc Picard, also on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), American Dad! (as Avery Bullock)
Movie Titles: Star Trek: First Contact, X-Men (series)
🎭🎮Carmen Thomas -- is 50 in the year 2017 and 51 in the year 2018; b.7/13/1967
Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
Misc: D.T. met her in 1985
TV Shows: All My Children (as Hillary Wilson Georgia Martin 1984-88), Melrose Place (as lawyer Karen Broders 1998-99 in three episodes)
Movie Titles: Shoot the Moon, Blade, Face/Off, Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise
Video Games: Halo 2
🎭🎵Bob Crane -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/13/1928 d.6/29/1978 (49)
Actor, TV Talk Show Host, Radio Disc Jock, Drummer
Names/Places: Sigrid Valdis' hubby
TV Shows: Donna Reed Show (as Dr. Dave Kelsey), Hogan's Heroes (as Col. Robert Hogan), Bob Crane Show
🎵Ernest Gold -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/13/1921 d.3/17/1999 (77)
Names/Places: Andrew's father
Movie Titles: It's A Mad Mad Mad Mad World (soundtrack)
🎭Larry Keating -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/13/1899 d.8/26/1963 (64)
TV Shows: Burns & Allen Show (as Harry Morton), Mr. Ed (as Roger Addison)
🎭🎵Ladimir Kwiatkowski -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/13/1928 N.S. d.3/2/1994 N.S. (65)
Comedian, Variety Show Host, Novelty Singer
TV Shows: The Wallace and Ladmo Show (as Ladmo, the rubber faced sidekick to Wallace)
⚛Paul Prudhomme -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/13/1940 d.10/8/2015 N.S. (75)
Misc: Cajun chef; Looks like Dom DeLuise
🎭Danitra Vance -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/13/1959 d.8/21/1994 (35)
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live (1985-86)
⛪🎭Red Buttons -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/5/1919 d.7/13/2006 (87)
Jewish, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian, Variety Show Host
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RN:Aaron Chwatt
TV Shows: The Red Buttons Show, The Double Life of Henry Phyfe, Knots Landing (as Al Baker)
🎭Matthew Garber -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/25/1956 N.S. d.7/13/1977 N.S. (21)
Misc: a legendary Disney child actor
Movie Titles: Mary Poppins, The Gnome-Mobile, The Three Lives of Thomasina
🎵Arnold Schoenberg -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/13/1874 d.7/13/1951 (76)
Names/Places: b. in Vienna
Misc: 12-tone music system, or else we'd all sing offkey.
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In 1930, David Sarnoff tells the New York Times "TV would be a theater in every home" (with which to watch "Homeboys From Outer Space" a mere 67 years later.)
In 1935, The Mickey Mouse film, "Mickey's Garden", is released. Pluto also appears.
In 1945, The Goofy film, "Californy 'er Bust" is released.
In 1957, R.C., "Banana Boat Song" by Harry Belafonte peaked at #1 on the U.K. pop singles chart.
In 1959, HOT NEW MOVIE "RETURN OF THE FLY" (Vincent Price)
In 1959, R.C., "M.T.A." by The Kingston Trio peaked at #15 on the pop singles chart.
In 1963, BREAKING INTO THE TOP 10 The SURFARIS and "WIPE OUT"
In 1963, R.C., "Harry The Hairy Ape" by Ray Stevens peaked at #17 on the pop singles chart.
In 1963, R.C., "Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport" by Rolf Harris peaked at #3 on the pop singles chart.
In 1968, on the cover of TV Guide: "Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Jim Nabors of The Andy Griffith Show". Other Articles: Hawaii Five-O, Jonathan Fried
In 1968, R.C., "(The Puppet Song) Whiskey On A Sunday" by The Irish Rovers peaked at #75 on the pop singles chart.
In 1971, "Hee Haw" heads for the hills and success in syndication, after tonight's last airing on CBS. Like "Green Acres," "The Jim Nabors Show" and "The Beverly Hillbillies" have all been canceled as CBS looks for younger (and "less rural") viewers. It lasted in syndication 1971-1994, & TNN 1994-1995. That's all!
In 1973, "Sale Of The Century", TV Game Show; last aired on NBC.
In 1974, "The Night Chicago Died", by Paper Lace entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1974, Eric Clapton's "I Shot The Sheriff" was released
In 1974, on the cover of TV Guide: "Johnny Carson". Other Articles: Mannix, Cannon, Barnaby Jones
In 1974, R.C., "Workin' At The Car Wash Blues" by Joe Croce peaked at #32 on the pop singles chart.
In 1977, the New York area was plunged into darkness for 25 hours after lightning struck upstate power lines. Dammit! That made me miss Charlie's Angels!
In 1979, American League president Lee MacPhail awarded the Detroit Tigers a 9-0 forfeit because of the aftermath of Chicago's Disco Demolition Night. The White Sox fans tore up the field so bad that the next few games were postponed due to "unplayable grounds." Between games of a doubleheader, 5,000 to 7,000 fans refused to leave the field. Even once the field was declared ready to play, the outfielders complained that the field was dangerous.
In 1984, "Brothers" makes its debut on Showtime, having been rejected three years earlier by both ABC and NBC. The first original sitcom on pay-cable begins with Clifford, the youngest brother of the Waters family, coming out of the closet as one-a them there homosexuals.
In 1985, R.C., "Like A Surgeon" by "Weird Al" Yankovic peaked at #47 on the pop singles chart; it was a parody of Madonna's "Like A Virgin"
In 1985, R.C., "The Goonies 'R' Good Enough" by Cyndi Lauper peaked at #10 on the pop singles chart.
In 1985, R.C., "Weird Al" Yankovic's single "Like a Surgeon" peaked at #47 on the Billboard pop singles chart. It was a parody of Madonna's "Like a Virgin"
In 1988, "Don't Worry Be Happy" single by Bobby McFerrin was released
In 1989, Roseanne Barr filed for divorce in Los Angeles from William Pentland.
In 1991, 07 x 13 = 91
In 1994, "Chant" album by Benedictine Monks-santo De Sil was certified Multi Platinum 2.00 by the RIAA
In 1996, on the cover of TV Guide: "Jerry Mathers, Barbara Billingsley". Other Articles: whither family TV?, Drew Carey
In 1998, "The Sifl and Olly Show" began airing on MTV
In 2003, "Banzai" debut on Fox.
In 2006, Actor-comedian Red Buttons died in Los Angeles at age 87.
In 2011, "Roseanne's Nuts" began airing on Lifetime
In 2013, "Beware the Batman" began airing on Cartoon Network
In 2091, 07 x 13 = 91