June 26

Celebrities born on this day​​​

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1904-1964: Austro-Hungarian-born American actor, Peter Lorre

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1943: English rhythm & blues and jazz musician, Georgie Fame

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1946-2012: British television presenter & journalist, Mike Morris

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1956: American rock musician, Chris Isaak

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1970: Will & Grace star, Sean Hayes

Celebrities who passed away this day…​​​​

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1943-2005: Countdown presenter, Richard Whiteley

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

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1951: The Lavender Hill Mob (1951)

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1963: Tom Jones (1963)

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1987: Evil Dead II (1987)

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

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1947: The Ghost and Mrs Muir (1947)

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1952: Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men (1952)

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1959: The Horse Soldiers (1959)

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1968: Never a Dull Moment (1968)

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1968: The Thomas Crown Affair (1968)

1981-DragonslayerPoster-Wikipedia
1981: Dragonslayer (1981)

On TV in the UK this day…​​​​​​​​​​

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1965: Doctor Who – The Chase, Ep 6 “The Planet of Decision”, first appearance of Steven Taylor

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1999: Rear Window (1998)

Books published this day…​​​​​​​​​​​

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1980: Doctor Who and the Armageddon Factor by Terrance Dicks

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1980: Junior Doctor Who and the Brain of Morbius by Terrance Dicks

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1997: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J K Rowling

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

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1999: The NRG FM 107.6 (Now Fire Radio), Dorset

UK No 1s this day…​​

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1953: “I’m Walking Behind You” by Eddie Fisher with Sally Sweetland (1 week)

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1971: Tarkus by Emerson, Lake & Palmer (1 week)

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1976: “You To Me Are Everything” by The Real Thing (3 weeks)

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1982: “I’ve Never Been To Me” by Charlene (1 week)

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1993: “Dreams” by Gabrielle (3 weeks)

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1993: Emergency on Planet Earth by Jamiroquai (3 weeks)

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1999: “Boom, Boom, Boom, Boom” by Vengaboys (1 week)

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1999: Synkronized by Jamiroquai (1 week)
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