🎭Kathy Cronkite -- is 67 in the year 2017 and 68 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1950
Names/Places: Walter's daughter
Movie Titles: Network, Billy Jack Goes to Washington, Which Way is Up?, The Trial of Billy Jack
🎭Andrew Ducote -- is 31 in the year 2017 and 32 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1986
Actor, Cameraperson, Cinematographer
TV Shows: Dave's World (as Willie Barry)
Movie Titles: Inside Out, The Secret Kingdom
🎭Dennis Dugan -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1946
Actor, Comedian, Director
TV Shows: Rich Man Poor Man, Richie Brockelman (star)
Movie Titles: Grown Ups (series), Happy Gilmore, You Don't Mess with the Zohan, Big Daddy
🎭Brittany Furlan -- is 31 in the year 2017 and 32 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1986 N.S.
🎭Annette Gorman -- is 70 in the year 2017 and 71 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1947
Misc: retired frpm acting in 1969
Movie Titles: Batman: The Movie, A Time for Dying, Five Finger Exercise
🎨Cathy Guisewite -- is 67 in the year 2017 and 68 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1950
Comic Strip Cartoonist
🎵🎸Johnny Hernandez -- is 66 in the year 2017 and 67 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1951
Alternative Rock Drummer
Group Names: Oingo Boingo
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🎭Michael Keaton -- is 66 in the year 2017 and 67 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1951
TV/Movie Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: b. in Pittsburgh; RLN:Douglas
Misc: he chose "Keaton" as his last name because his fav actress is Diane Keaton; starred in many TV flops in the 1970s and 1980s
TV Shows: All's Fair, Working Stiffs, Mary, Report to Murphy
Movie Titles: Beetlejuice, Batman the movie, Mr. Mom, Night Shift, Multiplicity, Jackie Brown, Jack Frost, White Noise, Herbie Fully Loaded, Post Grad
🎭Mariko Kouda -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1969
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Japanese
Misc: voice actress, J-Pop singer, and radio personality
TV Shows: Smile PreCure!, Kanon
Movie Titles: Dirty Pair Flash, Marmalade Boy
✍⛪🎭Bob Newhart -- is 88 in the year 2017 and 89 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1929
Hall of Famer, Comedy Writer, Roman Catholic, TV Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: b. in Oak Park, IL; FN:Geroge Robert; NN:The Button-Down Mind
Album Titles: The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart
TV Shows: Bob Newhart Show (1960s version as host), The Bob Newhart Show (70s sitcom as Dr. Robert "Bob" Hartley), Newhart (as Dick Loudon), Bob (as Bob McKay)
Movie Titles: In and Out
🎭Johnny Vegas -- is 47 in the year 2017 and 48 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1970 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, Producer, English
Names/Places: RN: Michael Joseph Pennington
TV Shows: Ideal
Movie Titles: The Libertine, The Brothers Grimsby, Sex Lives of the Potato Men
🎭🎵Loudon Wainwright III -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1946
TV/Movie Actor, Composer, Songwriter, Novelty Singer, Folk Singer/Guitarist
Song Titles: Dead Skunk
🎭🎵🎸Dweezil Zappa -- is 48 in the year 2017 and 49 in the year 2018; b.9/5/1969
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: RFMN:Ian Donald Calvin Euclid; Gail & Frank's son
Group Names: Z, soloist
Song Titles: My Mother Is A Space Cadet
TV Shows: ex-MTV jock; Normal Life (as Jake Harlow); Duckman (as Ajax), Happy Hour (USA Network)
🎭Kenny Delmar -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/5/1910 d.7/14/1984 (73)
TV/Radio Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor
Misc: The 'That's a joke, son!' man
TV Shows: Fred Allen Show (as Senator Claghorn, a character Warner Brothers used for its cartoon character Foghorn Leghorn)
🎭Tommy Ford -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/5/1964 N.S. d.10/12/2016 N.S. (52)
Names/Places: aka Thomas Mikal Ford
Misc: sources don't agree on birthdate
TV Shows: Martin (as Tommy Strawn), The Parkers (as Mel Parker), New York Undercover (as Lt. Malcolm Barker)
Movie Titles: Harlem Nights, Across the Tracks, Love Ain't Supposed to Hurt 2: The Wedding
🎵🎸Freddie Mercury -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/5/1946 d.11/24/1991 (45)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer, British
Names/Places: b. in Zanzibar; RN:Frederick Bulsara
Misc: died in London of pneumonia brought on by AIDS; Weird Al parodied his group Queen's hit "Another One Bites The Dust" into "Another One Rides The Bus" shortly after it was released in 1980.
Group Names: Queen
Song Titles: Killer Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody, You're My Best Friend, Somebody To Love, We Are Thge Champions, We Will Rock You, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Another One Bites The Dust, Under Pressure
Album Titles: Sheer Heart Attack, A Day at the Races, News of the World, Jazz, The Game
🎵John Stewart -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/5/1939 d.1/19/2008 (68)
Songwriter, Singer, Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in San Diego, California
Group Names: Kingston Trio, soloist
🎭Allen Funt -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/16/1914 d.9/5/1999 (84)
Variety Show Host
Names/Places: b. in New York City
TV Shows: Candid Camera (master & creator)
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🎭Barbara Ann Loden -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/8/1937 d.9/5/1980 (43)
TV/Stage Actress, Director
TV Shows: Ernie Kovacs Show
🎨Richard Outcalt -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/14/1863 d.9/5/1928 (65)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Names/Places: LN SP: Outcault?
Misc: Yellow Kid; Buster Brown
✍Charles Sisson -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/22/1914 d.9/5/2003 (89)
Poet, Satirist, British
🎨🎵Peter "Hithouse" Slaghuis -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/20/1961 d.9/5/1991 (30)
Hairstylist, Songwriter, Radio Disc Jock, Dutch (Netherlands)
Misc: scratcher; sound engineer; of Video Kids "Woodpeckers From Space"; remixed Nu Shooz's "I Can't Wait" into a dance hit.
✍⚛Justin "Cajun Chef" Wilson -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/24/1914 d.9/5/2001 (87)
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In 1927, Oswald The Lucky Rabbit, Cartoon Character, was created by Walt Disney; later by Walter Lantz on 10-28-1928.
In 1945, 09 x 05 = 45
In 1950, Beetle Bailey, a Comic Strip by Mort Walker, debuts in newspapers.
In 1958, the novel "Doctor Zhivago" by Russian author Boris Pasternak was published in the United States for the first time. No, please don't confuse him with the other doctor. Dr. Demento is not a parody of Dr. Zhivago!
In 1960, "Mr. Custer", by Larry Verne entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1960, R.C., "Hot Rod Lincoln" by Charlie Ryan & the Timberline Riders's peaked at #33 on the pop singles chart.
In 1964, on the cover of TV Guide: "Lucille Ball". Other Articles: Peter Lawford
In 1966, The "Flying Saucers" ride closes in Tomorrowland at Disneyland. The "Art of Animation" display in Disneyland closes. The "Astro-Jets" ride in Disneyland closes.
In 1967, young Goldie Hawn tries out for the role of the wife in "Good Morning World," the story of two disc jockeys played by Joby Baker and Ron Schell. But producer Sheldon Leonard tells her she'd be much better if she were cast as the spaced-out neighbor next door. Hawn asks to see the part -- and Leonard confesses the lines haven't been written yet. In fact, the part didn't exist until he saw Hawn read for the other, dowdier role.
In 1968, Herbert Khaury, known better as Tiny Tim, sues Bouguet Records for $1 million in damages when the record label releases early recordings of Khaury whithout his permission.
In 1970, "George Of The Jungle", TV Cartoon Show, Jay Ward's jungle; last aired on ABC.
In 1970, "The Archie Comedy Hour", TV Cartoon Show, last aired on CBS.
In 1970, "The Banana Splits Adventure Hour", TV Childrens; last aired on NBC.
In 1970, "The Wacky Races", TV Cartoon Show; last aired on CBS.
In 1976, "The Groovie Goolies", TV Cartoon Show; last aired on ABC.
In 1976, "The U.S. of Archie", TV Cartoon Show, last aired on CBS.
In 1981, R.C., "Stop Draggin' My Heart Around" by Stevie Nicks with Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers peaked at #3 on the pop singles chart and stayed there for six weeks; "Weird Al" parodied it into "Stop Draggin' My Car Around".
In 1983, "He-Man and the Masters of the Universe" began airing in syndication
In 1984, "Heathcliff" returned with new episodes in syndication
In 1986, "The Love Boat", TV General Drama; last aired on ABC.
In 1988, "Fun House" began airing in syndication
In 1991, "Pee-wee's Big Comeback" It happened at the MTV Music Video Awards. An announcer asked us to welcome an old friend, and out walked Paul Reubens, better known as inventive Saturday-morning star Pee-wee Herman. Reubens had been in virtual seclusion since his arrest at an X-rated theater, but he gleefully accepted the audience's raucous ovation and insouciantly asked, "Heard any good jokes lately?" Indeed they had. WITNESS: Arsenio Hall, MTV's 1991 awards host recalls, "Before the live broadcast, Pee-wee looked real nervous. 'Depend' nervous."
In 1992, "Batman: The Animated Series", TV Cartoon Show; debut on Fox.
In 1992, "Goof Troop" began airing in syndication and ABC
In 1992, "The Howard Stern Show", TV Variety, national since Jan 10, 1991; last aired in syndication.
In 1993, "2 Stupid Dogs" began airing on TBS
In 1994, "Aladdin" began airing in syndication during the Disney Afternoon syndication block. A pilot of aired on February 6, 1994 on The Disney Channel. It also began airing on CBS that same month.
In 1999, "Candid Camera" creator Allen Funt died in Pebble Beach, California, at age 84.
In 2004, "In Search of the Partridge Family" premiered on VH1
In 2045, 09 x 05 = 45