June 16

Celebrities born on this day​

1929-Pauline_Yates
1929: English comedy actress, Pauline Yates (died 2015)

1934-Eileen_Atkins
1934: English actress, Dame Eileen Atkins

1935-James_Bolam
1935: English actor, James Bolam

1940-Caroleanneford86
1940: Doctor Who‘s first companion, Carole Ann Ford

1943-Joan_Van_Ark
1943: American actress, Joan Van Ark

1946-Simon-Williams
1946: English actor, Simon Williams

1955-Laurie_Metcalf-2008
1955: American actress, Laurie Metcalfe

1962-Arnold_Vosloo_2009
1962: South African actor, Arnold Vosloo

1971-Tupac_Shakur
1971: American rapper, Tupac Shakur aka 2Pac (died 1996)

Celebrities who died on this day…

1959-George_Reeves_-_1948
1959: The first screen Superman, George Reeves (born 1914)

1999-Screaming_Lord_Sutch
1999: English musician & founder of the Monster Raving Loony Party, Screaming Lord Sutch (born 1940)

Movies released in UK cinemas this day…​​​​

1949-Whisky_Galore_film_poster
1949: Whisky Galore!

1958-Dracula
1958: Dracula (US title: Horror of Dracula)

1970-Doctor_in_Trouble_FilmPoster.jpeg.jpeg
1970: Doctor in Trouble

1978-The-shout-poster
1978: The Shout

1989-Hellbound_hellraiser_ii_ver2
1989: Hellbound – Hellraiser II (1988)

1995-Bad_Boys
1995: Bad Boys

Movies released in US cinemas this day…​

1965-Magnificent_Men_poster
1965: Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines

1950-FatheroftheBride
1950: Father of the Bride (1950)

1976-Silent_movie_movie_poster
1976: Silent Movie

First broadcasting in the UK this day…​​​​​​​​

BBC_R_Northampton_1983
1982: BBC Radio Northampton

UK No 1s this day…​​

Suzi_Quatro_-_Can_the_Can
1973: “Can the Can” by Suzi Quatro (1 week)

Anita_Ward-Ring_My_Bell
1979: “Ring My Bell” by Anita Ward (2 weeks)

ELODiscoveryalbumcover
1979: Discovery by Electric Light Orchestra (5 weeks)

Two_Tribes_single
1984: “Two Tribes” by Frankie Goes To Hollywood (9 weeks)
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