June 20

Celebrities born on this day​​

1909-Errol_Flynn1
1909: Tasmanian actor, Errol Flynn (died 1959)

1916-Johnny_Morris_(1916-1999)
1916: Animal Magic presenter, Johnny Morris (died 1999)

1924-Chet_Atkins
1924: “Mr Guitar”, Chet Atkins (died 2001)

1925-Audie_Murphy-DW_ORIGINAL_PUBLICITY_PROMO_PHOTO
1925: American actor, Audie Murphy (died 1971)

1928-Martin_Landau,_TCM_Classic_Film_Festival_2010
1928: American actor, Martin Landau (died 2017)

1931-James_Tolkan
1931: American actor, James Tolkan

1931-Olympia_Dukakis_May_2015
1931: Greek-American actress, Olympia Dukakis

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1934: English actress, Wendy Craig

1938-Mickie_Most
1938: English record producer, Mickie Most (died 2003)

1940-John_Mahoney_1994
1940: Anglo-American actor, John Mahoney (died 2018)

1949-Lionel_Richie_2017
1949: American singer-songwriter, Lionel Richie

1952-John_Goodman_by_Gage_Skidmore
1952: American actor, John Goodman

1960-John_Taylor(2015)
1960: Duran Duran bassist, John Taylor

1967-Nicole_Kidman_Cannes_2017_2
1967: Australian actress, Nicole Kidman

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

Horror_Express-1974
1974: Horror Express (1972)

Private_Parts-1997
1997: Private Parts

Movies released in US cinemas this day…​​​

1973-A_Touch_of_Class_film_poster
1973: A Touch of Class

1973-One_Little_Indian_-_Film_Poster
1973: One Little Indian

1980-Brubaker_movie_poster
1980: Brubaker

1980-SW_-_Empire_Strikes_Back
1980: The Empire Strikes Back

The_Karate_Kid_Part_II-1986
1986: The Karate Kid Part II

On TV in the UK this day…​​​​​​​​​

1956-Opportunity_Knocks_logo
1956: Opportunity Knocks (Associated-Rediffusion/ITV)

1960-Nan_Winton
1960: Nan Winton became the first female national newsreader on the BBC Television Service

The_Sensorites-Strangers_in_space
1964: Doctor Who (Season 1) – The Sensorites “Strangers in Space”

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1977: Anglia Television broadcasts the hoax Science Report special, Alternative 3

UK No 1s this day…​​

I_Like_it_Gerry_and_The_Pacemakers
1963: “I Like It” by Gerry & the Pacemakers (4 weeks)

Star_Trekkin'_Cover
1987: “Star Trekkin'” by The Firm (2 weeks)

Three-lions-98
1998: “3 Lions ’98” by Baddiel & Skinner & the Lightning Seeds (3 weeks)

Embrace_TheGoodWillOut_Cover
1998: The Good Will Out by Embrace
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