🎭Ron Berlinger -- is 59 in the year 2017 and 60 in the year 2018; b.10/13/1958
TV Shows: 3rd Rock from the Sun (director), Anything But Love (director), Love and War (director)
Movie Titles: The Dukes of Hazzard (director)
🎭🎵Tisha Campbell -- is 49 in the year 2017 and 50 in the year 2018; b.10/13/1968
TV/Movie Actress, Producer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: not b. in 1970
TV Shows: Martin (as Gina), My Wife and Kids (as Janet "Jay" Marie Kyle)
Movie Titles: Little Shop of Horros, Zack and Miri Make a Porno
✍🎭Chris Carter -- is 61 in the year 2017 and 62 in the year 2018; b.10/13/1956
TV Shows: The X-Files (creator and writer), Millennium (writer)
Beverly Dr. Crusher -- is -307 in the year 2017 and -306 in the year 2018; b.10/13/2324
General Fictious Character
Misc: b. in Copernicus Luna, fictional doctor-Star Trek: The Next Generation.
🎵🎸Sammy Hagar -- is 70 in the year 2017 and 71 in the year 2018; b.10/13/1947
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: NN:The Red Rocker
Misc: many say b. 1949 but Valerie Bertinelli confirmed it was b. 1947
Group Names: Van Halen lead (1986-96), soloist
Song Titles: Why Can't This Be Love, Dreams, Love Walks In, When It's Love, Finish What Ya Started, Mine All Mine, Feels So Good, Poundcake, Top of the World, Right Now, Can't Stop Lovin' You (previous titles as Van Halen Lead), Your Love is Driving Me Crazy, I Can't Drive 55, Give to Live
Album Titles: 5150, OU812, For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge, Balance (previous titles as Van Halen lead), Three Lock box, I Never Said Doodbye, Marching to Mars
🎭T'Keyah "Crystal" Keymah -- is 55 in the year 2017 and 56 in the year 2018; b.10/13/1962
TV Shows: In Living Color, Cosby (as Erica Lucas), That's So Raven
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Pat O'Neal Riley -- is 56 in the year 2017 and 57 in the year 2018; b.10/13/1961
General Fictious Character
Misc: What's that? It's Pat
🎭Gail Soltys -- is 17 in the year 2017 and 18 in the year 2018; b.10/13/2000 N.S.
TV Shows: Talia in the Kitchen (as Debbie Fuccinelli)
🎭Matt Walsh -- is 53 in the year 2017 and 54 in the year 2018; b.10/13/1964
TV Shows: Dog Bites Man, Veep
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⛪🎭Demond Wilson -- is 71 in the year 2017 and 72 in the year 2018; b.10/13/1946
Evangelist, TV Actor
Names/Places: b. in Valdosta, GA
TV Shows: Sanford & Son (as Lamont Sanford), Baby I'm Back (as Raymond Ellis), New Odd Couple (as Oscar Madison)
Movie Titles: Full Moon High
🎭Walter Brooke -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/13/1914 d.8/20/1986 (71)
TV Shows: One Man's Family, The Green Hornet (as D.A. F.P. Scanlon)
Movie Titles: The Graduate (spoke one word, plastics)
✍🎭Lenny Bruce -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/13/1925 d.8/3/1966 (40)
Names/Places: RN:Leonard Alfred Schneider
🎵Roger Donley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/13/1922 d.8/16/1995 (72)
Group Names: Spike Jones & The City Slickers
🎨✍🎭Harry Hershfield -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/13/1885 d.12/15/1974 (89)
Comic Strip Cartoonist, Humorist, Cartoon Voice Actor, Panelist
Misc: Raconteur; Abie the Agent
TV Shows: Can You Top This? (panelist)
🎭Lillian "Lillie" Langtry -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/13/1853 d.2/12/1929 (75)
Names/Places: NN:The Jersey Lily; RN:Emily Charlotte Le Breton
🎭Nipsey Russell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/13/1917 d.10/2/2005 (87)
Actor, Comedian, Game Show Host, Panelist
Names/Places: b. in Atlanta, GA; NN:The Poet Laureate of Comedy
Misc: AP says b. 1924, not 1920 or 1925 or other years given
TV Shows: Car 54 Where Are You? (as Off. Anderson), Barefoot in the Park, Dean Martin Shows, Masquerade Party (panelist), Match Game (panelist)
🎭Burr Tillstrom -- Birth Anniversary -- b.10/13/1917 d.12/6/1985 (68)
Hall of Famer, Puppet Actor
TV Shows: Kukla Fran and Ollie (creator, voice, & soul of all the puppets); That Was the Week That Was
🎭Bea Benaderet -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/4/1906 d.10/13/1968 (62)
TV/Radio Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: Jim Bannon's wife, Jack Bannon's mom
TV Shows: Ozzie & Harriet (maid), My Favorite Husband, Burns & Allen (as Blanche Morton), The Flintstones (as Betty Rubble), Peter Loves Mary, The Beverly Hillbillies (as Cousin Pearl Bodine), Petticoat Junction (as Kate Bradley)
🎭Jackie Condon -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/25/1918 d.10/13/1977 (59)
TV Shows: Our Gang (as John)
🎵"General" Norman Johnson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/23/1941 d.10/13/2010 (69)
Songwriter, Soul Singer
Misc: AP says b. 1943
Group Names: Chairmen of the Board (as lead)
🎨✍Leo Salkin -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/1/1913 d.10/13/1993 (80)
Misc: of Walt Disney, Tex Avery, & Walter Lantz cartoons
🎨Elzie Crisler Segar -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/8/1894 d.10/13/1938 (43)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Popeye, Olive Oyl, Bluto, Sweet Pea, Wimpy, and others in the Thimble Theater Gang
🎭Ford Sterling -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/3/1882 d.10/13/1939 (56)
Movie Actor, Comedian
Movie Titles: Keystone Kops
📰🎭Ed Sullivan -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1902 d.10/13/1974 (72)
Hall of Famer, Journalist, Columnist, Variety Show Host
Names/Places: MN:Vincent; b. in Manhattan, New York
Misc: The Great Stone Face as the most famous variety show host in the history of TV on his own really big shew, The Ed Sullivan Show (aka The Toast of the Town); had twin bro Daniel who died within a year
TV Shows: Ed Sullivan Show (host)
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In 1932, The film, "Flowers and Trees" is nominated for an Academy Award (Short Subjects, Cartoons). The film, "Mickey's Orphans" is nominated for an Academy Award (Short Subjects, Cartoons).
In 1947, "Junior Jamboree" (later named "Kukla, Fran and Ollie") began airing on WBKB in Chicago.
In 1950, The Donald Duck film, "Bee at the Beach" is released.
In 1951, a rubber coated football was first used in a major college game; The game was between Georgia Tech and L.S.U; Georgia won 25-7.
In 1956, R.C., "In The Middle Of The House" by Rusty Draper peaked at #20 on the pop singles chart.
In 1958, CARSON GETS A NEW SIDEKICK ED McMAHON replaces TODD RUSSELL as the announcer and sidekick for JOHNNY CARSON on his daytime game show, "WHO DO YOU TRUST."
In 1962, on the cover of TV Guide: "Jackie Gleason". Other Articles: Merv Griffin, Dinah Shore
In 1962, R.C., "409" by The Beach Boys peaked at #76 on the pop singles chart.
In 1962, R.C., "Surfin' Safari" by Beach Boys peaked at #14 on the pop singles chart.
In 1963, The Beatles headlined the British TV variety show (ITV) "Sunday Night at the London Palladium" which was broadcast to 15 million viewers. This show in the United Kingdom was analogous to "The Ed Sullivan Show" in the U.S. The resulting chaos led to the coining of the term "Beatlemania".
In 1968, BEA BENADERET DIES Actress who starred as KATE BRADLEY in "PETTICOAT JUNCTION" (as well as BLANCHE MORTON of "BURNS AND ALLEN" and the voice of BETTY RUBBLE in "THE FLINTSTONES") dies from lung cancer at age 62.
In 1969, Jef Jaisun recorded the novelty hit "Friendly Neighborhood Narco Agent"
In 1972, in a Brady Bunch episode called "Today I Am a Freshman", Marcia panics about becoming a high school student, after doing poorly when Greg tries to introduce her to his friends, she decides to take her parents' advice: get involved. She signs up for every club on campus.
In 1974, longtime television host Ed Sullivan died in New York City at age 72. He hosted one heluva really big shew. Nobody could ever fill his...shews.
In 1979, R.C., "Do You Think I'm Disco?" by Steve Dahl peaked at #58 on the pop singles chart.
In 1984, COVER OF TV GUIDE BILL COSBY & KESHIA KNIGHT PULLIAM (of "THE COSBY SHOW")
In 1991, radio disc expert Dr. Demento celebrated his 20th anniversary of his radio show with the Comedy Central TV taping of his 20th Anniversary demented music concert tour climaxing at the Raymond Theater in Pasadena, California. The tour began Sept, 3. Among the guests included "Weird Al" Yankovic.
In 1995, Walt Disney World welcomes its 500 millionth guest.
In 1996, "The Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss" began airing on Nickelodeon
In 2002, Horace Lee Logan, who first uttered the phrase "Elvis has left the building" that became part of popular culture back in 1956, died. He produced and hosted the "Louisiana Hayride" on regional giant KWKH, Shreveport - which gave young guys like Hank Williams, Sr., Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley important early breaks.
In 2007, "The Search for the Next Elvira" began airing on Fox Reality Channel
In 2014, "Jane the Virgin" began airing on The CW