⛪🎭Robert Blake -- is 84 in the year 2017 and 85 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1933
Roman Catholic, TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Nutley, NJ; RN:Michael James Viginizzio Gubitosi
Misc: some say b. '34 or '37
TV Shows: Baretta (as Det. Tony Baretta), Hell Town (as Father Noah Hardstep Rivers), Red Ryder (as Little Beaver)
Movie Titles: Our Gang (as Mickey)
🎭Jimmy Brogan -- is 69 in the year 2017 and 70 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1948
TV Shows: Out of the Blue (as Random), Laff-a-Thon (host)
Movie Titles: Bridesmaids, The Informant!
🎭Akira Kamiya -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1946
Cartoon Voice Actor, Japanese
Misc: far too many credits to list; prolific voice actor since 1972
TV Shows: Urusei Yatsura, Fist of the North Star, Detective Conan (as Kogoro Mori)
🎭Willy Parsons -- is 58 in the year 2017 and 59 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1959
Names/Places: NN:The Original Biker Comic and Wild Willy Parsons
🎭Dan Povenmire -- is 54 in the year 2017 and 55 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1963 N.S.
Cartoon Voice Actor, TV Producer, Entertainment Art Department
TV Shows: James Bond Jr., Phineas and Ferb (voice actor as Heinz Doofenshmirtz, and producer), Hey Arnold!, The Simpsons, Rocko's Modern Life, SpongeBob SquarePants
Movie Titles: Phineas and Ferb the Move: Across the 2nd Dimension
🎭Emily Rutherfurd -- is 43 in the year 2017 and 44 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1974
TV Shows: The New Adventures of Old Christine (as New Christine)
Movie Titles: Pain and Gain, Van Wilder: Party Liason, Elizabethtown
🎭Gailard Sartain -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1946
Misc: a hefty good ol' boy comic
TV Shows: Hee Haw, Keep On' Truckin', Cher, Hee Haw Honeys
Movie Titles: Mississippi Burning, Fried Green Tomatoes, Elizabethtown, The Outsiders
🎭Travis Schuldt -- is 43 in the year 2017 and 44 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1974
TV Shows: Passions (as Ethan Winthrop for the entire run), It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Scrubs (as Keith)
Movie Titles: The Hitcher, From a Place of Darkness, The Boy Next Door
✍🎭Jason Sudeikis -- is 42 in the year 2017 and 43 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1975
Screenwriter, Actor, Voice Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live
Movie Titles: Hall Pass, Horrible Bosses (series), Epic, We're The Millers, Horrible Bosses 2
🎭Jennifer Tisdale -- is 36 in the year 2017 and 37 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1981 N.S.
Movie Titles: Bring It On: In It to Win It, Bundy, Mr. Deeds, The House Bunny
🎭Fred Willard -- is 84 in the year 2017 and 85 in the year 2018; b.9/18/1933
TV/Stage Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: b. in Shaker Heights, OH
Misc: Second City troupe member, was born in 1933 and not 1939 according to Tom Leykis who met him in 2012.
TV Shows: Fernwood 2-Night (as Jerry Hubbard), Real People, Thicke of the Night, D.C. Follies, Maybe It's Me (as Jerry Stage), A Minute With Stan Hooper (as Fred Hawkins)
Movie Titles: A Mighty Wind, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
🎭Eddie Anderson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/18/1905 d.2/28/1977 (71)
TV/Radio Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: The Jack Benny Show (played his sidekick, Rochester on radio and other TV shows)
🎭Leon Askin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/18/1907 d.6/3/2005 (97)
TV Shows: Hogan's Heroes (as General Burkhalter)
🎭June Foray -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/18/1917 d.7/26/2017 N.S. (99)
Cartoon Voice Actress
Misc: voice of Bullwinkle's Rocket Rocky J. Squirrel, Nell Fenwick, & Natasha Fatale, Jerry the Mouse, Broom Hilda, Sluggo, Pogo, Granny, Jokey Smurf & other cartoon characters
TV Shows: Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle, Dudley Do-Right Show, The Smurfs
Movie Titles: Tom and Jerry (cartoon shorts)
🎨Joe Kubert -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/18/1926 d.8/12/2012 (85)
Misc: comic book artist, art teacher, founder of The Kubert School, and best known for his work at DC Comics' characters Sgt. Rock and Hawkman
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🎵🎸Dee Dee Ramone -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/18/1952 d.6/5/2002 (49)
Hall of Famer, Guitarist, Punk Rock Bassist
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RN:Douglas Colvin
Group Names: The Ramones
🎭Jack Warden -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/18/1920 d.7/19/2006 (85)
Names/Places: b. in Newark, NJ
TV Shows: Mr. Peepers (as coach Frank Whip), The Wackiest Ship in the Army (as Major Simon Butcher), NYPD (as Det. Lt. Mike Haines), Jigsaw John (star), Crazy Like a Fox (as Harry Fox)
Movie Titles: Bad News Bears, Mighty Aphrodite
🎭C. Martin Croker -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/10/1962 N.S. d.9/18/2016 N.S. (54)
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
Movie Titles: Aqua Teen Hunger Force, The Brak Show, Space Ghost Coast to Coast (as Zorak / Moltar), Cartoon Planet
🎵🎸Jimi Hendrix -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/27/1942 d.9/18/1970 (27)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Guitarist, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: b. in Seattle, WA; RFN:Johnny Allen, then James Marshall
Misc: He stretched the capabilities of an electric guitar to its limits; Legendary psychedelc blues guitar; d. drug overdose in London; played and influenced jazz, blues, rock, funk, heavy metal and even some rappers so just say influential and innovative musician or artist and songwriter and if mentioning guitar player then you need to say one of the best musicians or guitarist if not the best guitarist of the 20th century.
Group Names: Jimi Hendrix Experience (lead) Joey Dee & the Starlighters
🎭Frank Morgan -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/1/1890 d.9/18/1949 (59)
Names/Places: Ralph's brother; b. in New York City; RN:Francis Wupperman
Misc: some say b. Jul 1
Movie Titles: The Wizard of Oz (as Professor Marvel), Annie Get Your Gun
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In 1928, Walt Disney's "Mickey Mouse" trademark application is granted. Earlier, a musical score for "Steamboat Willie" is completed, and Walt Disney heads to New York to have it recorded.
In 1931, the long-playing record featuring Nipper the dog was introduced by R.C.A. Victor; Dr. Demento loves an L.P. 33.
In 1949, actor Frank Morgan died at the age of 59. He's probably best known for playing the wizard in "The Wizard of Oz."
In 1950, "The Paul Winchell & Jerry Mahoney Show", TV Childrens, debut on NBC.
In 1957, The "Disneyland" TV show features "Four Fabulous Characters", including the films, "Johnny Appleseed", "Martins and the Coys", "Casey Jones", and "Casey at the Bat".
In 1961, R.C., "Jeremiah Peabody's Poly Unsaturated Quick Dissolving Fast Acting Pleasant Tasting Green And Purple Pills" by Ray Stevens peaked at #35 on the pop singles chart.
In 1963, "The Many Loves Of Dobie Gillis", TV Comedy; last aired on CBS. He ran out of loves.
In 1963, "The Patty Duke Show", TV Comedy; debut on ABC. You will lose your mind when cousins are two of a kind. The 17-year-old actress played both outgoing Brooklyn Heights teen-ager Patty Lane and her identical, reserved British cousin, Cathy Lane. At the time, Duke was the youngest person in television history to have a namesake primetime TV series. Duke died in 2016.
In 1964, "The Addams Family", TV Comedy; debut on ABC. The first episode of the creepy comedy based on the characters originally created by cartoonist CHARLES ADDAMS in "THE NEW YORKER".. Cancelled 2 years later, the antics of this outrageous family would 'return to life' in the fall of 1991 in a huge movie hit.
In 1965, "Get Smart", TV Comedy, starring Don Adams and Barbara Feldon, debut on NBC.
In 1965, "I Dream Of Jeannie", TV Comedy starring Barbara Eden and Larry Hagman, debut on NBC. Capt. Nelson had been forced to make a parachute landing on a desert island. He happened upon an old bottle that had washed up on the shore. He popped the top and - bingo! Out popped Jeannie, a 2000-year-old, very pretty genie. Jeannie took to Tony and started making weekly magic that lasted until September 1, 1970.
In 1965, "The Jetsons", TV Cartoon Show, last aired on CBS, moved to NBC.
In 1969, "Darrin's Dastardly Doppelganger" It certainly looked like the Stephens' cozy home as the sixth season of Bewitched opened. But who was that guy talking with such familiar irritation to Samantha? And why was she calling him Darrin? Well, ongoing back problems and an addiction to painkillers had led to the departure of Dick York and the arrival of Dick Sargent. Or maybe it was just one of Endora's evil spells.
In 1969, Tiptoeing through late night TV on this night, Tiny Tim announced his engagement to Miss Vicki Budinger. Johnny Carson, host of "The Tonight Show" was so enthralled with the falsetto voiced singer, he invited the couple to get married on the show. They did (on December 17, 1969) and TV history was made.
In 1970, "The Flying Nun", TV Comedy; last aired on ABC.
In 1971, "The New Dick Van Dyke Show", TV Comedy; debut on CBS. Meet the new Dick. Same as the old Dick.
In 1978, "A Charlie Brown Christmas" album by Vince Guaraldi was released
In 1978, "W.K.R.P. In Cincinnati", TV Comedy about the craziest station in the nation, debut on CBS. Made household names out of Johnny Fever, Loni Anderson, and the infamous Thanksgiving Turkey Drop. Howard Hesseman, Tim Reid and Loni Anderson prove that you can have a face for radio and still make it on TV! On the debut, the station is losing $100,000 a year so the new program director, Andy Travis, decides to shake things up, freaking out the station's older listeners and owner Momma Carlson with a new format -- rock 'n' roll.
In 1979, "The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo", TV Adventure starring Claude Akins, began airing on NBC.
In 1980, COVER OF ROLLING STONE Comic RODNEY DANGERFIELD
In 1982, "Gilligan's Planet", TV Cartoon Show; debut on CBS.
In 1984, "Three's Company", TV Comedy; last aired on ABC.
In 1984, movie comedian actor Gene Wilder married Saturday Night Live alumini Gilda Radner.
In 1985, "George Burns Comedy Week", TV Comedy Anthology; debut on CBS. George Burns became the world's oldest person to ever be a regular on any TV show in history.
In 1985, "Stir Crazy" began airing on CBS
In 1985, "The Top Ten List" was first done on "Late Night with David Letterman" were Things That Almost Rhyme With Peas.
In 1985, Frank Zappa and Dee Snider of Twisted Sister went on record against record labeling in testimony before a congressional committee.
In 1987, "DuckTales" began airing in syndication
In 1990, A 500 pound 6-foot Hershey Kiss is displayed at 1 Times Square, NYC.
In 1992, "Beakman's World" began airing on TLC and in syndication
In 1992, "Bob", TV Comedy, debut on CBS.
In 1992, "Camp Wilder", TV Comedy, debut on ABC
In 1992, "The Golden Palace" began airing on CBS. It was a successor of "The Golden Girls".
In 1992, "The Kids In The Hall", TV Comedy Variety that debut on HBO earlier, debut on CBS.
In 1993, "All-New Dennis the Menace" began airing on CBS
In 1993, "Beakman's World", TV Childrens, debut on CBS.
In 1993, "Cafe Americain" began airing on NBC
In 1993, "Rocko's Modern Life", TV Cartoon Show, debut on Nickelodeon.
In 1993, "Speed Racer '93", TV Cartoon Adventure, debut.
In 1993, "Tales From The Cryptkeeper", TV Cartoon Show, debut on ABC.
In 1993, "The Mommies" began airing on NBC
In 1995, "The Twisted Tales Of Felix The Cat" cartoon returned on CBS.
In 1996, "Men Behaving Badly" began airing on NBC
In 2002, "Cedric The Entertainer Presents" premiered on FOX.
In 2006, "The Megan Mullally Show" premiered in syndication.
In 2006, "The Rachael Ray Show" premiered in syndication.