🎵Richard Bowden -- is 72 in the year 2017 and 73 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1945
Group Names: Pinkard and Bowden
🎭Maia Brewton -- is 40 in the year 2017 and 41 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1977
TV Shows: Lime Street (as Margaret), Parker Lewis Can't Lose (as Shelly Lewis)
Movie Titles: Skytrackers, Back to the Future, Adventures in Babysitting
🎭Lacey Chabert -- is 35 in the year 2017 and 36 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1982
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: All My Children (as Bianca Montgomery), Party of Five (as Claudia Salinger), The Wild Thornberrys (as Eliza, voice), Family Guy (first season as Meg Griffin, voice), Transformers: Rescue Bots
Movie Titles: The Pleasure Drivers, Lost in Space, Not Another Teen Movie, Daddy Day Care, Mean Girls
🎭Omid Djalili -- is 52 in the year 2017 and 53 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1965
Actor, Comedian, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer, English
TV Shows: Whoopi (as Nasim)
Movie Titles: Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Gladiator, The Mummy, Shaun the Sheep Movie
⛪🎭Fran Drescher -- is 60 in the year 2017 and 61 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1957
Jewish, Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Queens
Misc: some say b. Sep 20 but Fran sez Sep 30
TV Shows: The Nanny (as Fran Fine), Good Morning Miami (as Roberta Diaz), Happily Divorced (as Fran Lovett), Life With Fran (as Fran Reeves)
Movie Titles: Hotel Transylvania, Saturday Night Fever, This is Spinal Tap, American Hot Wax, Dr. Detroit, Cadillac Man, Gorp, UHF, The Beautician and the Beast
🎭Jenna Elfman -- is 46 in the year 2017 and 47 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1971
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Dancer
TV Shows: Dharma and Gregg (as Dharma Finkelstein)
Movie Titles: EDtv, Keeping the Faith, Looney Tunes Back in Action
Al Mandel -- is 28 in the year 2017 and 29 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1989
Names/Places: Howie & Terri's son
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🎭Ezra Miller -- is 25 in the year 2017 and 26 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1992 N.S.
Movie Titles: We Need to Talk About Kevin, Suicide Squad, Perks of Being a Wallflower, City Island, Trainwreck, MAdame Bovary
🏆🏀Robert Reid -- is 62 in the year 2017 and 63 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1955
Misc: NOT the Brady Bunch dad; see Robert REED
✍🎭Pam Stone -- is 58 in the year 2017 and 59 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1959
Writer, TV Actress, Comedienne
TV Shows: Coach (as Judy)
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✍🎭🎵Barry Williams -- is 63 in the year 2017 and 64 in the year 2018; b.9/30/1954
Author, TV/Stage Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Singer, Novelty Singer
Names/Places: RN:Barry William Blenkhorn
Book Titles: Growing Up Brady
Song Titles: The Real Greg Brady
Album Titles: The Return of Johnny Bravo
TV Shows: The Brady Bunch (as Greg Brady), The Bradys (as Greg Brady), The Brady Kids (voice), The Brady Bunch Variety Hour
🎭🎵Kenny Baker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/30/1912 d.8/10/1985 (72)
Movie Actor, Comedian, Singer
🎵Donald Ibrahim Swann -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/30/1923 d.3/23/1994 (70)
Lyricist, Welsh (Wales)
Misc: with partner Michael Flanders
🎭Jack Wild -- Birth Anniversary -- b.9/30/1952 d.3/2/2006 (53)
TV/Movie Actor, English
TV Shows: H.R. Pufinstuf
Movie Titles: Oliver Twist
🎭Edgar Bergen -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/16/1903 d.9/30/1978 (75)
Hall of Famer, TV/Movie/Radio Actor, Comedian, Game Show Host, Vaudevillan, Ventriloquist
Names/Places: RFN:Edgar John; Candice's father; Frances Weston's hubby
Misc: performed with dummies Charlie McCarthy, Effie Klinker, & Mortimer Snerd
TV Shows: Do You Trust Your Wife? (M.C.)
✍🎵Oscar Brand -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/7/1920 d.9/30/2016 N.S. (96)
Author, Songwriter, Folk Singer, Canadian
🎭James Dean -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/8/1931 d.9/30/1955 (24)
Names/Places: b. in Marion, IN; RN:James Byron
Misc: still has a cult following
Movie Titles: East of Eden, Giant, Rebel Without a Cause
⛪💰🎭Monty Hall -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/25/1921 N.S. d.9/30/2017 N.S. (96)
Jewish, Philanthropist, Radio Actor, Game Show Host, TV Producer, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Winnipeg; RN:Monte Halparin
TV Shows: Who Am I?, Let's Make A Deal (M.C./Boss)
🎭George Kirby -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1924 d.9/30/1995 (71)
Misc: does impressions ranging from John Wayne to Pearl Bailey impressions
⚛Dr. Charles F. Richter -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/26/1900 d.9/30/1985 (85)
Names/Places: b. in Hamilton, Ohio; MN:Francis
Misc: Seismologist; Richter Scale that measures earthquakes
🎭🎵Ramblin' Tommy Scott -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/24/1917 d.9/30/2013 (96)
Comedian, Ventriloquist, Songwriter, Pianist, Country Singer, Country Singer/Guitarist
Misc: also a recreational vehicle innovator
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In 1791, the opera "The Magic Flute" (Die Zauberflote), a singspiel by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, premiered at the Theater auf der Wieden in Vienna. That same year, Mozart died. In 1986, Falco recorded "Rock Me, Amadeus!"
In 1933, The Mickey Mouse film, "The Steeple-Chase" is released.
In 1951, "Thank you and may God bless." "The Red Skelton Show" TV Variety show debuted on NBC-TV (almost 10 years to the day after Red made his radio debut). America's 'Clown Prince of Comedy' was a hit for years on radio and an even bigger one on TV with characters like The Mean Wittle Kid ("I dood it!"), Clem Kadiddlehopper, Sheriff Deadeye, Cauliflower McPugg, Willie Lump-Lump, San Fernando Red, Bolivar Shagnasty and Freddie the Freeloader. Later, he would move to CBS-TV. Overall, "The Red Skelton Show" remained a fixture on U.S. television for 20 years.
In 1955, "Topper", TV Comedy; last aired on CBS.
In 1955, brooding actor James Dean, who lived the life of James Stark (his character in "Rebel Without a Cause"), makes an appropriately rebellious exit in the collision when his Porsche 550 Spider ran into another car, head-on at 75 miles an hour near Cholame, Calif. Dean, who had starred in the movies "East of Eden," "Rebel Without a Cause" and "Giant," was 24. Dean's mechanic also died in the crash. Today, a scarred, stainless steel memorial marks the scene of the accident. The once-gleaming tribute was designed, paid for and erected by a Japanese fan. James Dean souvenirs are for sale at the Jack Ranch Cafe, a few feet from the crash scene.
In 1959, "The Charley Weaver Show", TV Variety; debut on ABC.
In 1960, "The Howdy Doody Show", TV Childrens; last aired on NBC, syndicated 1976 briefly. On this last show, Clarabell the clown finally talks and said: "Goodbye Kids".
In 1960, in The Flintstones episode titled "THE FLINTSTONE FLYER", Barney builds "The Barney Copter," which Fred renames "The Flintstone Flyer," and which the boys use to go bowling instead of to the opera with their wives.
In 1960, the first animated series in prime time, "The Flintstones" debut on ABC-TV with their unique stone-age capers. Yabba Dabba Doo!
In 1961, on the cover of TV Guide: "Carol Burnett". Other Articles: Mickey Spillane
In 1965, Gilligan's Island episode #39. "The Little Dictator". guest: Nehemiah Persoff (Pancho Hernando Gonzales Enrico Rodriguez) The exiled president of a revolution-torn country visits the island.
In 1967, "Soul Man", by Sam & Dave entered the Top 40 chart.
In 1972, R.C., "Buzzy Brown" by Tim Davis peaked at #91 on the pop singles chart.
In 1982, "Cheers," with Ted Danson and Shelly Long, made its debut on NBC-TV. It ran until 1993. It was a sitcom set in a Boston bar.
In 1988, "He's The DJ, I'm The Rapper" album by Dj Jazzy Jeff & Fresh Prince was certified Multi Platinum 2.00 by the RIAA
In 1991, "The Jerry Springer Show" began airing in syndication
In 1993, George Harrison and David Crosby make guest appearances on the fifth season premiere of the Fox animated comedy series "The Simpsons." Paul meets Homer backstage at the Grammys.
In 1996, "What The Hell Happened To Me?" album by Adam Sandler was certified Platinum by the RIAA
In 2009, "The Middle" began airing on ABC