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Basic Today in Birthdays and Deaths July 16

Last Updated 12-05-2019

🎭🎮Jonathan Adams -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1967 N.S.
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: American Dreams (as Henry Walker), Bones (as Daniel Goodman), Last Man Standing (as Chuck Larabee), Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy (as Ronan the Accuser), America's Book of Secrets (as narrator)
Video Games: Diablo (series), World of Warcraft (series), Hitman (series), Elder Scrolls Online, Skylanders (series)

🏆🏈Gary Anderson -- is 60 in the year 2019 and 61 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1959
NFL Player
Misc: Placekicker

🎵William Bell -- is 80 in the year 2019 and 81 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1939
Songwriter, Soul Singer
Names/Places: RN:William Yarborough

🎭Amy Benedict -- is 55 in the year 2019 and 56 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1964
Movie Titles: Sneakers, The Dead Girl, Blue Car

🎭🎵Ruben Blades -- is 71 in the year 2019 and 72 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1948
Actor, Dancer, Songwriter, Singer, Bandleader, Panamaian
TV Shows: Fear the Walking Dead (as Daniel Salazar)
Movie Titles: Safe House, Predator 2, The Devil's Own, Once Upon a Time in Mexico

Samuel Clark Busfield -- is 28 in the year 2019 and 29 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1991
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Jennifer & Timothy's son

🎵Mindy Carson -- is 92 in the year 2019 and 93 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1927
Pop Singer

🎭🏆Phoebe Cates -- is 56 in the year 2019 and 57 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1963
Movie Actress, Model
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Katz; Kevin Kline's wife; Joe's daughter
TV Shows: Lace (the infamous TV Mini-series)
Movie Titles: Gremlins, Gremlins 2: The New Batch, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Drop Dead Fred

🎭🏆Lorraine Chase -- is 68 in the year 2019 and 69 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1951
Actress, Model, English

🎵🎸Stewart Copeland -- is 67 in the year 2019 and 68 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1952
Hall of Famer, Composer, Drummer, Percussionist, Rock & Roll Singer
Names/Places: b. in McLean, VA
Misc: film, video game and opera scorist
Group Names: The Police, soloist, Animal Logic

August Christopher Crane -- is 15 in the year 2019 and 16 in the year 2020; b.7/16/2004
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Robin Christopher and Matt's son (they had August in July!)

Olivia Ann Didrichsen -- is 28 in the year 2019 and 29 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1991
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Lauren-Marie Taylor & John's girl

🏆🏈Roger Duffy -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1967
NFL Player

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Will Ehlers -- is 18 in the year 2019 and 19 in the year 2020; b.7/16/2001
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Beth Ehlers and Matt's son

🎭Corey Feldman -- is 48 in the year 2019 and 49 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1971
TV/Movie Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Producer
TV Shows: The Bad News Bears, Madame (as Place's Buzzy), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (voice), Dweebs (as Vic)
Movie Titles: Gremlins, The Lost Boys, Stand by Me, Goonies, The Bad News Bears

🎭Will Ferrell -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1967
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Saturday Night Live
Movie Titles: Superstar: Dare to Dream, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Old School, Elf, Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (series) Melinda and Melinda, Kicking and Screaming, Bewitched (2005), Curious George, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Stranger Than Fiction, Blades of Glory, Step Brothers, Land of the Lost

🎵🎸Alan "Fitz" Fitzgerald -- is 70 in the year 2019 and 71 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1949 N.S.
Bassist, Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Singer
Group Names: Night Ranger, Montrose, Sammy Hagar, Alliance, Gamma

🎭🎵Michael Flatley -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1958
Choreographer, Dancer, Musician
Misc: stage: Lord of the Dance

🏆🏈Aaron Glenn -- is 47 in the year 2019 and 48 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1972
NFL General Manager, NFL Coach, NFL Cornerback

🎭🎮Dave Goelz -- is 73 in the year 2019 and 74 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1946
Puppeteer, Video Game Voice Actor
Misc: one of the most prominent Muppet puppeteers
TV Shows: Fraggle Rock (as Booble Fraggle and other characters), Dinosaurs (as Earl Sinclair and others), The Muppet Show (as Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, Gonzo, Zoot, & Beauregard, also on other Muppet series)
Movie Titles: Inside Out, The Muppet Christmas Carol, The Dark Crystal
Video Games: The Muppets (series)

🎭Faye Grant -- is 62 in the year 2019 and 63 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1957 N.S.
TV Shows: The Greatest American Hero (as Rhonda Blake), V (as Dr. Julie Parrish), State of Grace (as Tattie McKee)
Movie Titles: My Best Friend's Girl, The January Man, Internal Affairs, Drive Me Crazy, Omen IV: The Awakening

Cameron Jones Hearst -- is 24 in the year 2019 and 25 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1995
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Donna & Rick's son

🎵Luke Hemmings -- is 23 in the year 2019 and 24 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1996
Musician, Pop Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: 5 Seconds To Summer

🎭Paul Hipp -- is 56 in the year 2019 and 57 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1963
Actor, Director
TV Shows: The Middle (as Reverend TimTom)
Movie Titles: Face/Off, Midnight at the Garden Good and Evil, Bad Lieutenant, Lethal Weapon 3

🎭Mark Indelicato -- is 25 in the year 2019 and 26 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1994
TV Shows: Ugly Betty (as Justin Suarez), Dead of Summer (as Blair Ramos)
Movie Titles: White Bird in a Blizzard, Disposal

🏆🏁🚲Miguel Indurain -- is 55 in the year 2019 and 56 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1964 N.S.
Bicyclist, Spanish
Misc: won fourth straight Tour de France in 1994, equaling streaks of legends Jacques Anquetil of France and Eddy Merckx of Belgium; only Anquetil, Merckx and Bernard Hinault of France have won Tour 5 times.

🎵T. J. Jackson -- is 41 in the year 2019 and 42 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1978
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: Tito's son
Group Names: 3T

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🏆🏈Jimmy (Football B. 1943) Johnson -- is 76 in the year 2019 and 77 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1943
Hall of Famer, Sports Analyst, Football Announcer, NFL Coach, College Football Coach, College Football Player, Football Cornerback
Misc: All-SWC defensive lineman on Arkansas' 1964 national championship team; coached the Miami Hurricanes of Florida to the national title in 1987; college record of 81-34-3 in 10 years; hired by old friend and new Dallas owner Jerry Jones to succeed Tom Landry in February 1989; went 1-15 in '89, then led Cowboys to consecutive Super Bowl victories in 1992 and '93 seasons; quit on Mar. 29, 1994 after feuding with Jones; became TV analyst; Super Bowl Champ XXVII, XXVIII; in the College Football Hall of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Arkansas (player), Louisiana Tech (1965), Picayune Memorial HS (1966), Wichita State (1967), Iowa State (1968-1969), Oklahoma (1970-1972), Arkansas (1973-1976), Pittsburgh (1977-1978), Oklahoma State (1979-1983), Miami (1984-1988), Dallas Cowboys (1989-1993), Miami Dolphins (1996-1999)

🏆🏒Duncan Keith -- is 36 in the year 2019 and 37 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1983 N.S.
NHL Defensive, Canadian

🎭Leila Kenzle -- is 59 in the year 2019 and 60 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1960
TV Shows: Mad About You (as Fran Devanow)
Movie Titles: Identity, The Hot Chick, White Oleander

🎵🎸Ed Kowalczyk -- is 48 in the year 2019 and 49 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1971
Alternative Rock Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Live, soloist

Tony Kushner -- is 63 in the year 2019 and 64 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1956
Screenwriter, Playwright
Misc: stage: Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Times, Munich, Lincoln

🏆🏒Claude Lemieux -- is 54 in the year 2019 and 55 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1965
NHL Player, Canadian

🏆⚽Carli Lloyd -- is 37 in the year 2019 and 38 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1982 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, American

🏆🏈Chip Lohmiller -- is 53 in the year 2019 and 54 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1966
NFL Player
Names/Places: RN: John McLeod Lohmiller

🏆🏒Jyrki Lumme -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1967
NHL Player, Olympic Athlete, Finnish

🎵🎸Ray Major -- is 70 in the year 2019 and 71 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1949
Rock & Roll Singer/Guitarist, English
Group Names: Mott the Hopple

🎭🎵James Maslow -- is 29 in the year 2019 and 30 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1990
Actor, Singer
TV Shows: Big Time Rush (as James Diamond / Himself)
Movie Titles: Big Time Movie, Seeds of Yesterday

🎭🎵Jayma Mays -- is 40 in the year 2019 and 41 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1979
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Singer
TV Shows: Heroes (as Charlie Andrews), Ugly Betty, Glee (as Emma Pillsbury), Getting On, The Adventures of Puss in Boots (as Dulcinea), The Millers (as Debbie)
Movie Titles: Paul Blart: Mall Cop, The Smurfs (2011), Red Eye

🎵🎸Ryan McCombs -- is 45 in the year 2019 and 46 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1974
Bassist, Heavy Metal Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Drowning Pool, SOiL

✍🎭🏆Anna Lynne McCord -- is 32 in the year 2019 and 33 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1987
Writer, Actress, Director, Model
TV Shows: 90210 (as Naomi Clark)
Movie Titles: American Heroes, Excision, Transporter 2

🎵Buddy Merrill -- is 83 in the year 2019 and 84 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1936
TV Shows: Lawrence Welk Show

🎭Daryl "Chill" Mitchell -- is 54 in the year 2019 and 55 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1965 N.S.
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Veronica's Closet (as Leo Michaels), John Larroquette Show (ass Dexter Walker), Ed (as Eli Cartwright Goggins III), NCIS: New Orleans (as Patton Plame)
Movie Titles: 10 Things I Hate About You, Galaxy Quest, Inside Man

🏆🏀Timofey Mozgov -- is 33 in the year 2019 and 34 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1986 N.S.
NBA Player, Russian

✍🎭Colin Murphy -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1968
Comedy Writer, Comedian, Panelist, Northern Ireland
TV Shows: The Blizzard of Odd, The Unbelievable Truth, The Blame Game (panel), The Panel

Leo Thames Newman -- is 4 in the year 2019 and 5 in the year 2020; b.7/16/2015 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Jaime King and Kyle's son

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🏆⚾Terry Pendleton -- is 59 in the year 2019 and 60 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1960
MLB Coach, MLB Third Baseman
Misc: 3x Gold Glove, ML MVP 1991
Sports Teams: St. Louis Cardinals, Atlanta Braves (player then coach)

🎭Rain Pryor -- is 50 in the year 2019 and 51 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1969
Actress, Director
Names/Places: Richard's daughter
Misc: some say b. July 15
TV Shows: Head of the Class (as Theola June "T.J." Jones), Rude Awakening (as Jackie Garcia)
Movie Titles: How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Game Change

🎭💻Rosa Salazar -- is 34 in the year 2019 and 35 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1985 N.S.
Actress, Internet Video Actress, Canadian
TV Shows: Parenthood (as Zoe)
Movie Titles: The Maze Runner: Scorch Trials

🏆🏈Barry Sanders -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1968
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback, College Football Player
Misc: won the 1988 Heisman Trophy as junior at Oklahoma St.; all-time NCAA single season leader in rushing (2,628 yards), scoring (234 points) and TDs (39); 2-time NFC rushing leader with Detroit (1989-90); NFC Rookie of Year (1988); NFL Player of Year (1991); he rushed over 1,000 yards in each in his first five seasons.
Sports Teams: Oklahoma State, Detroit Lions (1989-1998)

🎭Alexandra Shipp -- is 28 in the year 2019 and 29 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1991 N.S.
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
TV Shows: House of Anubis (as KT Rush)
Movie Titles: Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel, Straight Outta Compton

🏆🏈Jerry Sisemore -- is 68 in the year 2019 and 69 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1951
Hall of Famer, NFL Tackle, College Football Player
Misc: 2x Pro Bowl, Super Bowl XV; in the Eagles and College Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Texas, Philadelphia Eagles (1973-1984)

🏆🎾Margaret Smith-Court -- is 77 in the year 2019 and 78 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1942
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player, Australian
Misc: won Grand Slam in both singles (1970) and mixed doubles (1963 with Ken Fletcher); 26 Grand Slam singles titles--11 Australian, 7 U.S., 5 French and 3 Wimbledon; retired.

🏆🏀Charles Daniel Smith -- is 54 in the year 2019 and 55 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1965
NBA Center, NBA Forward

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🏆🏈Ariel Solomon -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1968
NFL Player

🏆🏈Chris Thomas -- is 48 in the year 2019 and 49 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1971
NFL Player

Richard L. "Dick" Thornburgh -- is 87 in the year 2019 and 88 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1932 N.S.
Governor, Presidential Aide, Lawyer
Misc: 41st Governor of Pennsylvania 1979-1987; Attorney General 1988-93

🏆⚾William Van Landingham -- is 49 in the year 2019 and 50 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1970
MLB Pitcher

🎭🏆Gloria Walker -- is 82 in the year 2019 and 83 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1937 N.S.
Actress, Model, Playmate
Misc: June 1956

🎭Brent Weber -- is 39 in the year 2019 and 40 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1980
TV Shows: Scrubs, Point Pleasant
Movie Titles: Outlaw Trail: The Treasure of Butch Cassidy

🏆🏈Ron Yary -- is 73 in the year 2019 and 74 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1946
Hall of Famer, NFL Player
Misc: 7x Pro Bowl, 6x First Team All-Pro, 8x All-NFC; in the Rose Bowl, College Football and Pro Football Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: University of Southern California, Minnesota Vikings (1968-1981), Los Angeles Rams (1982)

🎵Pinchas Zukerman -- is 71 in the year 2019 and 72 in the year 2020; b.7/16/1948
Violinist, Conductor, Israeli
Names/Places: b. in Tel Aviv

✍⚛Roald Amundsen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1872 d.6/18/1928 (55)
Author, Explorer, Norweigan
Misc: discovered the South Pole in 1911

✍🎭Elaine Jacobs Barrymore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1915 d.3/1/2003 (87)
Author, Actress
Names/Places: John's wife

🎭William Bishop -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1917 d.10/3/1959 (42)
TV Shows: It's a Great Life (as Steve Connors)

💰🎵🎸Tom Boggs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1944 d.5/5/2008 N.S. (63)
Restaurateur, Rock & Roll Drummer
Names/Places: RFN:Thomas
Group Names: The Box Tops

✍📰Anatole Broyard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1920 d.10/11/1990 (70)
Critic, Editor

🎵🎷John Edward "Teddy" Buckner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1909 N.S. d.9/22/1994 N.S. (85)
Jazz Performer

✍🎵🎷John Chilton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1932 d.2/25/2016 N.S. (83)
Author, Arranger, Composer, Songwriter, Bandleader, Jazz Trumpeter, English

🎭Frank Christi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1929 d.7/9/1982 (52)
Movie Actor

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🎨Jean-Baptiste-Camile Corot -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1796 d.2/22/1875 (78)
Painter, French

🎭John Daly -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1937 d.10/31/2008 (71)
Movie Producer, English

🎭Edith Davis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1888 d.10/26/1987 (99)
Stage Actress
Names/Places: Nancy's mother

🎵🎸Desmond Dekker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1941 d.5/25/2006 (64)
Songwriter, Reggae Singer, Jamaican
Names/Places: RLN:Dacris; NN: The Pioneer of Reggae Music
Misc: some say b. 1941

🎨Charles Dewey -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1849 d.??/??/1937

🎭Jerry Doyle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1956 d.7/27/2016 N.S. (60)
Actor, Radio Talk Show Host
TV Shows: Babylon 5 (as Security Chief Michael Garibaldi)

Mary Baker Eddy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1821 d.12/3/1910 (89)
Religious Leader, Religionist
Misc: Christian Science movement founder

🏆⚽Robert "Bobby" Evans -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1927 N.S. d.9/1/2001 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Soccer Manager, Scotish

🏆🥊Joey Giardello -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1930 d.9/4/2008 (78)
Hall of Famer, Boxer
Misc: World Middleweight Champion [1963-65]

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Joseph Goldberger -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1874 d.1/17/1929 (54)
Physician, Austrian

🎭Barnard Hughes -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1915 N.S. d.7/11/2006 (90)
TV/Movie/Stage Actor
Names/Places: b. in Bedford Hills, NY; FN:Daws
TV Shows: Doc (as Doc Joe Bogert), Mr. Merlin (as Max Merlin), Blossom (as grandfather Buzz Richman)
Movie Titles: The Odd Couple II

🎖⚖Samuel Huntington -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/5/1731 J-LD or 7/16/1731 N.S. d.1/5/1796 (64)
Revolutionary, Judge/Jurist, Governor
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer; prez of Continental Congress, CT gov

🎭Jane Hylton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1927 d.2/28/1979 (51)
Actress, English
TV Shows: The Adventures of Sir Lancelot (as Queen Guinevere)

🏆⚾"Shoeless" Joe Jackson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1889 d.12/5/1931 (42)
MLB Player
Names/Places: RFN:Joseph Jefferson
Misc: 1919 Chicago "Black Sox" outfielder
Sports Teams: Philadelphia Athletics, Cleveland Naps/Indians, Chicago White Sox

🎵Anthony Jackson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1940 d.8/18/2003 (63)
Singer, Bassist, English
Group Names: The Searchers

🏆⚾Larry Jansen -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1920 d.10/10/2009 (89)
MLB Pitcher
Names/Places: RFMN:Lawrence Joseph
Sports Teams: New York Giants

John Kay -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1704 d.??/??/1764 or ??/??/1780
Inventor, English
Misc: machinist; Power Loom

🎭Percy Kilbride -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1888 d.12/11/1964 (76)
Movie Actor
Movie Titles: Pa Kettle (in movies)

Christopher Koch -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1932 d.9/23/2013 (81)
Novelist, Australian
Book Titles: The Year of Living Dangerously

🎵Denise LaSalle -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1939 N.S. d.1/8/2018 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Blues Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Soul Singer
Names/Places: LN:Craig

🎖⚛⚖Pierre Le Moyne -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1661 N.S. d.7/9/1706 N.S. (44)
Soldier, Explorer, Governor, French
Misc: sieur d'Iberville; Louisiana Territory founder 1703; death date of July 9, 1706 is probable

Trygve Halvdan Lie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1896 d.12/30/1968 (72)
Semi Head Of SemiState, Statesman
Misc: the first Secretary-General of the UN (1946-52).

🎵Carmen Lombardo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1903 d.4/17/1971 (67)
Arranger, Composer, Singer, Saxophonist, Canadian
Names/Places: Guy's brother

🎵Sollie McElroy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1933 d.1/15/1995 (61)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Group Names: Flamingos

🏆🏈Max (William) McGee -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1932 d.10/20/2007 (75)
NFL Wide Receiver
Misc: Super Bowl I, II
Sports Teams: Green Bay Packers

🎭🏆Bess Myerson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1924 d.12/14/2014 (90)
TV Hostess, Panelist, Beauty Pagent Winner
Misc: Consumer advocate; Miss America 1945
TV Shows: I've Got a Secret, Candid Camera

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🏆🏁Ed Negre -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1924 N.S. d.6/4/2014 N.S. (89)
Auto Racer

🎭🎵Mary Philbin -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1903 d.5/7/1993 (89)
Movie Actress, Singer

✍⚛Giuseppe Piazzi -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1746 d.7/22/1826 (80)
Author, Astronomer, Italian
Misc: discovered the first asteroid -Ceres

🎵🎷Nathaniel "Nat" Pierce -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1925 N.S. d.6/10/1992 N.S. (66)
Composer, Pianist, Jazz Performer
Group Names: Juggernaut (co-lead)

✍🎭Phillip Pine -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1920 d.12/22/2006 (86)
Writer, Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: The Blue Knight (as Sgt. Newman)

🎭🎵Evelyn Preer -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1896 d.11/27/1932 (36)
Movie/Stage Actress, Blues Singer

🏆🏁Jim Rathmann -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1928 d.11/23/2011 (83)
Auto Racer
Misc: Indianapolis 500 2nd place in 1952, 1957, and 1959, first place in 1960.

💰Orville Redenbacher -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1907 d.9/19/1995 (88)
Names/Places: b. in Brazil, IN
Misc: Popcorn King whose devotion to creating and promoting a fluffier, tastier popcorn turned him into a bow-tied advertising icon.

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🎭Corin Redgrave -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1939 d.4/6/2010 (70)
Movie Actor, English
Names/Places: b. in London; Michael's son
Movie Titles: Excalibur

🎭Angharad Rees -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1949 d.7/21/2012 (63)
Movie Titles: Master of the Game

🎨Sir Joshua Reynolds -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1723 d.2/23/1792 (68)
Painter, Portraitist, English

🎭🎵Ginger Rogers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1911 d.4/25/1995 (83)
TV/Movie Actress, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Independence, MO; RN:Virginia Katherine McMath; wed 5x's
Misc: the glamorous blonde who made dance magic with Fred Astaire in a string of unforgettable musicals and won an Academy Award for best actress for "Kitty Foyle."
Movie Titles: Top Hat, The Gay Divorcee, Swing Time, Shall We Dance

🎖Bernard W. Rogers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1921 d.10/27/2008 (87)
Misc: Supreme Allied Commander

🎭🎵Blossom Seeley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1891 d.4/17/1974 (82)
Stage Actress, Dancer, Singer
Names/Places: Rube Marauard's then Benny Fields' ex-wife

✍🎭Vincent Sherman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1906 d.6/18/2006 (99)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Actor, Director

🎭Barbara Stanwyck -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1907 d.1/20/1990 (82)
TV/Movie Actress, Variety Show Hostess, Lesbian
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn; RN:Ruby Stevens, Frank Fay's, then Robert Taylor's ex-wife
TV Shows: The Barbara Stanwyck Show, The Big Valley (as Victoria Barkley), The Thorn Birds, The Colbys (as Constance Colby)
Movie Titles: Stella Dallas, Ball of Fire, Double Indemnity, Sorry-Wrong Number

🎵🎷Cal Tjader -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1925 d.5/5/1982 (56)
Composer, Percussionist, Pianist, Vibraphonist, Bandleader, Jazz Performer
Misc: If you want a good jazz player, go see Cal!

🎭Sonny Tufts -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1911 d.6/4/1970 (58)
Names/Places: RFMN:Bowen Charleston III

💰Theodore Newton Vail -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1845 d.4/16/1920 (74)
Businessperson, Executive
Misc: executive who twice headed the Bell Telephone Company at critical times and played a major role in establishing telephone services in the United States.

🎭Milly Vitale -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1932 d.11/2/2006 (74)
Movie Actress, Italian
Movie Titles: 7 Little Foys

📰Ida B. Wells-Barnett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1862 N.S. d.3/25/1931 N.S. (68)
Journalist, Civil Rights Leader, Educator
Misc: was one of the founders of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.

📰Ida Wells -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1862 d.3/25/1931 (68)
Journalist, Editor, Political Activist
Names/Places: aka Ida Bell Wells-Barnett
Misc: founded Negro Fellowship League

🎵Eugène Ysaÿe -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1858 d.5/12/1931 (72)
Conductor/Composer, Violinist, Belgiumese

Frits Zernike -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1888 d.3/10/1966 (77)
Physicist, Dutch (Netherlands)
Names/Places: RFN:Frederik
Misc: inventor of the phase-contrast microscope (Nobel 1953)

🎨Andrea del Sarto -- Birth Anniversary -- b.7/16/1486 d.1/22/1531 (44)
Painter, Italian
Names/Places: RN:Andrea Domenico d'Agnolo di Francesco

🏆🥊"Gorgeos" George Arena -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/13/1907 d.7/16/1992 (84)

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🎭William Asher -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/8/1921 d.7/16/2012 (90)
TV Producer/Director
Names/Places: Joyce Bulifant's hubby
TV Shows: Bewitched, I Love Lucy, The Paul Lynde Show, Temperatures Rising

✍🎭Trevor (Actor) Baxter -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/18/1932 N.S. d.7/16/2017 N.S. (84)
Playwright, Actor, English
TV Shows: Doctor Who (as Professor Litefoot, 1977)
Movie Titles: Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Van Wilder 2, The Hunchback, Cold Comfort Farm

Hilaire Belloc -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/27/1870 d.7/16/1953 (82)
Writer, English
Misc: best known for his nonsensical verse for children

Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/7/1966 d.7/16/1999 (33)
Celebrity Spouse
Names/Places: John Kennedy Jr.'s wife

Lauren Gail Bessette -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/5/1964 d.7/16/1999 (34)
Celebrity Relative
Names/Places: Carolyn's sister

Heinrich Boll -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1917 d.7/16/1985 (67)
Novelist, German

🎵Bonnie Brown -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/31/1937 d.7/16/2016 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Singer, Country-Pop Performer
Group Names: The Browns

🏆🏈Buck Buchanan -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/10/1940 d.7/16/1992 (51)
Hall of Famer, NFL Defensive, NFL Linebacker
Misc: AFL Champion 1966, 1969; 2x Pro Bowl; Super Bowl I, IV; Chiefs #86 retired
Sports Teams: Kansas City Chiefs (AFL 1963-1969, NFL 1970-1975)

🎵Fred Carter -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/31/1933 d.7/16/2010 (76)
Music Producer, Singer/Guitarist, Country Performer
Misc: top rated sessionist

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🏆🎾Malcolm Chace -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/12/1875 d.7/16/1955 (80)
Hall of Famer, Tennis Player

🎵🎷Serge Chaloff -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/24/1923 d.7/16/1957 (33)
Baritone-sax, Jazz Performer

🎵Harry Chapin -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/7/1942 d.7/16/1981 (38)
Songwriter, Folk Singer, Folk Guitarist
Names/Places: MN:Foster
Misc: Balladeer
Song Titles: Taxi, Cat's in the Cradle, Sequel, W*O*L*D, 30,000 Pounds of Bananas

⚛🎵Johnny Clegg -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/7/1953 N.S. d.7/16/2019 N.S. (66)
Anthropologist, Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, English
Misc: AP says b. Oct 31; Wikipedia says b. June 7
Group Names: Johnny Clegg and Savuka

🎭Barry Coe -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/26/1934 N.S. d.7/16/2019 N.S. (84)
Actor, Commercial Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1978; Mr. Goodwrench in commercials
TV Shows: Follow The Sun
Movie Titles: Jaws 2, Fantastic Voyage

🎨Alex Colville -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/24/1920 d.7/16/2013 (92)
Painter, Canadian

🎭Whitfield Connor -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/3/1916 d.7/16/1988 (71)

🎭Alan Crosland -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/10/1894 d.7/16/1936 (41)
Stage Actor, Movie Director

🎵Celia Cruz -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/21/1919 d.7/16/2003 (83)
Names/Places: NN:The Cuban Queen of Salsa

🏆🏀Robert L. "Bob" Douglas -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/4/1882 d.7/16/1979 (96)
Hall of Famer, NBA Owner, NBA Coach
Names/Places: NN:The Father of Black Professional Basketball
Misc: the first black hall-of-famer known by the nickname "The Father of Black Professional Basketball."
Sports Teams: New York Renaissance (founder, owner and coach 1923-1949)

William Few -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/8/1748 d.7/16/1828 (80)
Senator, Statesman

🏆🏀Harold E. "Bud" Foster -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/30/1906 N.S. d.7/16/1996 N.S. (90)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Player, College Basketball Coach
Misc: All-America (1930); Big Ten Conference titles (1935, 1941, 1947); NCAA Championship (Wisconsin, 1941).
Sports Teams: University of Wisconsin-Madison (player 1926-1930, coach 1934-1959)

🎭James Gammon -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/20/1940 d.7/16/2010 (70)
TV Shows: Nash Bridges (as Nick Bridges)

🏆🥊Terry Gordy -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/23/1961 N.S. d.7/16/2001 N.S. (40)
Hall of Famer, Wrestler
Names/Places: RN:Terry Ray Gordy Sr.
Misc: a member of The Fabulous Freebirds

💰Courtlandt Gross -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/21/1904 d.7/16/1982 (77)
Misc: co-founded Lockheed Aircraft Co.

🏆🎳Tom Hennessey -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/11/1925 d.7/16/2001 (76)
Hall of Famer, Bowler
Misc: won four ABC Tournament titles in four years from 1962-65.

✍⚛Edward Judson -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/20/1823 d.7/16/1886 (63)
Novelist, Adventurer
Misc: Dime novelist; Buffalo Bill creator

John F. Kennedy Jr. -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/25/1960 d.7/16/1999 (38)
Names/Places: b. in Washington, D.C.; Jacqueline Onassis & JFK's son

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👑King Ivan VI Of Russia -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/12/1740 Ju-1 or 8/23/1740 N.S. d.7/5/1764 Ju-1 (23) or 7/16/1764 N.S. (23)
King, Russian
Misc: proclaimed Emperor of Russia 1740-41 as an infant although he never actually reigned

🎵Wayne King -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/16/1901 d.7/16/1985 (84)
Composer, Saxophonist, Bandleader
Names/Places: NN:The Waltz King
Song Titles: The Waltz You Saved For Me

Mary Todd Lincoln -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/13/1818 d.7/16/1882 (63)
First Lady
Names/Places: Abraham's wife

🎵🎸Jon Lord -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/9/1941 d.7/16/2012 (71)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Pianist, Rock & Roll Keyboardist, English
Group Names: Deep Purple, Whitesnake

Dora Maar -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/22/1907 d.7/16/1997 (89)
Mistress, French
Names/Places: RN:Theodora Markovitch
Misc: the dark-haired mistress and muse of Pablo Picasso

J. P. Marquand -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/10/1893 d.7/16/1960 (66)
Names/Places: RN:John Phillips
Misc: created Japanese detective Mr. Moto who was played by Peter Lorre in movies
Book Titles: Mr. Moto (series)

🎭Patsy Ruth Miller -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/22/1904 d.7/16/1995 (91)
Movie Actress
Misc: silent film actress
Movie Titles: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (as the Gypsy dancing girl)

🏆🏈Tom Mitchell -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/22/1944 N.S. d.7/16/2017 N.S. (72)
NFL Tight End
Misc: Super Bowl: III, V
Sports Teams: Baltimore Colts

🎨Robert Motherwell -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/24/1915 d.7/16/1991 (76)
Misc: abstract expressionist movement founder

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🎵🎸John Panozzo -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/20/1948 N.S. d.7/16/1996 N.S. (47)
Rock & Roll Drummer
Names/Places: Chuck's twin
Group Names: Styx

👑Queen Anne Of Cleves -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/22/1515 d.7/16/1557 (41)
Names/Places: King Henry VIII of England's fourth wife

Frank Rizzo -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/23/1920 d.7/16/1991 (70)
Misc: Mayor of Philadelphia

✍📰🎭George A. Romero -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/4/1940 N.S. d.7/16/2017 N.S. (77)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Editor, Producer/Director, American, Canadian
Movie Titles: Land of the Dead, Dawn of the Dead, Night of the Living Dead, Creepshow

Carol Shields -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/2/1935 N.S. d.7/16/2003 N.S. (68)
Novelist, Short Story Writer, American, Canadian
Book Titles: The Stone Diaries

Sir Stephen Spender -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/28/1909 d.7/16/1995 (86)
Essayist, Poet, Critic, English

🎭🎵Jo Stafford -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/12/1917 d.7/16/2008 (90)
Actress, Variety Show Hostess, Country Singer
Names/Places: aka Cinderella Q (parodist); Paul Weston's wife
Misc: many say b. 1918
Group Names: Tommy Dorsey's Pied Pipers, Jonathan and Darlene Edwards
TV Shows: Jo Stafford Show

John Paul Stevens -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/20/1920 N.S. d.7/16/2019 N.S. (99)
Supreme Court Justice
Misc: 103rd Supreme Court Justice 1975-2010

🏆🏀Nate Thurmond -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/25/1941 d.7/16/2016 N.S. (74)
Hall of Famer, NBA Center
Names/Places: NN:Great Nate
Misc: career 14,437 points, 14,464 rebounds, 2,575 assists; 7x NBA All-Star, star center known for his defensive intensity; Warriors #42 retired, Cavaliers #42 retired; in the Basketball and College Basketball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: San Francisco/Golden State Warriors (1963-1974), Chicago Bulls (1974-1976), Cleveland Cavaliers (1976-1977)

🎭Dwight Weist -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/16/1910 d.7/16/1991 (81)
Radio Actor, Announcer
Names/Places: NN:The Man of 1,000 Voices;
Misc: radio: The March of Time

🎵Kitty Wells -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/30/1919 d.7/16/2012 (92)
Hall of Famer, Country Singer, Country Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Nashville, TN; NN:The Queen Of Country Music; RN:Muriel Deason

✍⛪Ellen White -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/26/1827 d.7/16/1915 (87)
Author, Religious Leader
Misc: 7th-day Adventists founder

🎵Johnny Winter -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/23/1944 d.7/16/2014 (70)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Composer/Songwriter, Bandleader, Blues Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: b. in Leland, Miss.; RN:John Dawson Winter III; Edgar's brother

🏆🏁🏇Manuel Ycaza -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/1/1938 N.S. d.7/16/2018 N.S. (80)
Hall of Famer, Jockey, Panamaian

🎖José de Diego -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/16/1866 d.7/16/1918 (52)
Revolutionary, Puerto Rican

🎵Herbert von Karajan -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1908 N.S. d.7/16/1989 N.S. (81)
Conductor, Austrian
Misc: one of 20th century's most powerful music figures
Group Names: Berlin Philharmonic (conductor for 35 years)

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The Holiday Almanacs July 16, 2020

What's Today?

Today is Thu Jul the 16 in the year 2020 , a leap year
Jan 1 began on a Wed
This is day 198 of the year
Serialnumber = 44016
Julian date = 2459035 O.S.= 7 - 3 - 2020



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[Nepal] Fiscal Year begins
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[Wash DC] District of Columbia Day (1790)
Asalaha Bucha Day (Thailand).
Birthday of Set (celebrated in Egypt).
First Sermon of Lord Buddha (Bhutan).
La Paz Day (Bolivia).
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Yugoslav People's Army Tank Units Day.


Astrological Sign: Cancer: The Crab (6-22 thru 7-21); Ruling Planet: Moon. Element: Water. Traits: Maternal, compassionate, thrifty. Body part associated with this sign: The breast. Occupations: Raising children, animals, or plants, history, antiques, caring for the elderly.
Astrological sign: Leo: The Lion (7-23 thru 8-22); Ruling Planet: Sun. Element: Fire. Traits: Forceful, generous, creative, well-organized. Body part associated with this sign: The heart. Occupations: Supervisor, actor, king, activities requiring physical strength, bartender.
Full Moon: the Thunder Moon and the Mead Moon, the Corn Moon, the Herb Moon
Gems: ruby and onxy
Meanings: the sentimental meaning of the ruby is for friendship, and the water lily and the larkspur are for ardent attachment.
Flowers: water lily and larkspur
Before the 20th century, July was pronounced to rhyme with "truly."
July's name commemorates the founder of the Julian calendar, Julius Caesar. Before that, July was called Quintilius.
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Alpha Lyrid telescopic meteor shower, radiant near Vega (_ Lyrae) (thru 7-20)
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