Celebrities born on this day​​​

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1903-1950: English novelist, George Orwell

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1924-2011: American film director, Sidney Lumet

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1925: American actress, June Lockhart

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1929: Author of The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Eric Carle

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1932: English pop artist, Sir Peter Blake

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1941: Scottish comedian, Eddie Large

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1941: English actor, Roy Marsden

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1942: English actress, Patricia Brake

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1945: American singer-songwriter, Carly Simon

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1962: English comedian, Phill Jupitus

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1963-2016: English singer-songwriter, George Michael

Celebrities who passed away this day…​​​​

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1924-1968: English comic actor, Tony Hancock

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1910-1997: French explorer, Jacques Cousteau

1947-2009-Farrah_Fawcett_1977-Wikipedia
1947-2009: American actress & model, Farrah Fawcett

1958-2009-Michael_Jackson_in_1988-Wikipedia
1958-2009: The “King of Pop”, Michael Jackson

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1922-2015: English actor, Patrick Macnee

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

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1945: Tarzan and the Amazons (1945)

1962-Captain_clegg_poster-Wikipedia
1962: Captain Clegg (1962) (US: Night Creatures)

1962-Phantom_of_opera_poster-Wikipedia
1962: The Phantom of the Opera (1962)

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1973: Frogs (1972)

1981-For_Your_Eyes_Only_-_UK_cinema_poster-Wikipedia
1981: For Your Eyes Only (1981)

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1999: Rogue Trader (1999)

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1999: The Mummy (1999)

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

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1937: Captains Courageous (1937)

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1953: Robot Monster (1953)

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1969: The Chairman (1969)

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1976: The Omen (1976)

1980-Herbie_goes_bananas_poster-Wikipedia
1980: Herbie Goes Bananas (1980)

1980-Poster_of_the_movie_The_Last_Flight_of_Noah's_Ark-Wikipedia
1980: The Last Flight of Noah’s Ark (1980)

1982-Megaforceposter-Wikipedia
1982: Megaforce (1982)

1982-MontyPythonHollywoodBowlPoster-Wikipedia
1982: Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl (1982)

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1993: What’s Love Got To Do With It (1993)

On TV in the UK this day…​​​​​​​​​​

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1966: Doctor Who – The War Machines

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1967: Our World, a TV special covering 30 countries and featuring music stars of the day

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1975: For Richer…For Poorer (pilot)

 

UK No 1s this day…​​

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“It’s Over” by Roy Orbison – 1964, 2 weeks

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The Sound of Music Original Soundtrack (1965) – 1966, 7 weeks (Total 70 weeks)

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“Show You the Way to Go” by The Jacksons – 1975, 1 week

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The Muppet Show by the Muppets 1977, 1 week

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Synchronicity by the Police – 1983, 2 weeks

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“I Owe You Nothing” by Bros – 1988, 2 weeks

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Everybody Else is Doing It So Why Can’t We? by the Cranberries – 1994, 1 week