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Last Updated 08-06-2019

Alberto Fujimori -- Birthdate Conflict -- b.7/26/1938 N.S. or 8/4/1938 N.S.
Head of State, Peruvian
Misc: Peru President 1990-2000

🎭🎮Timothy Adams -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1967
Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
Movie Titles: Die Hard: With a Vengeance, The Amazing Spider-Man
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto (series)

💰Sheldon Adelson -- is 86 in the year 2019 and 87 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1933 N.S.
Businessperson, Philanthropist
Misc: CEO and chairman of the Las Vegas Sands Corporation

🎭Carol Arthur -- is 84 in the year 2019 and 85 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1935
Actress, Producer
Names/Places: Dom DeLuise's widow
Movie Titles: Blazing Saddles, Robin Hood: Men in Tights, Silent Movie, Sunshine Boys

🏆Dasha Astafieva -- is 34 in the year 2019 and 35 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1985
Model, Playmate, Ukrainian
Misc: January 2009

✍🎭Richard Belzer -- is 75 in the year 2019 and 76 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1944
Author, Actor, Comedian, Producer
TV Shows: Thicke of the Night (regular); Homicide: Life On The Street (as John Munch), Law and Order Special Victims Unit (as Det. John Munch)
Movie Titles: Scarface, Man on the Moon

🏆⚾Steve Bourgeois -- is 45 in the year 2019 and 46 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1974
MLB Pitcher

🎭🎵Crystal Bowersox -- is 34 in the year 2019 and 35 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1985
Actress, Songwriter, Country Singer
TV Shows: American Idol

Arlo Day Brody -- is 4 in the year 2019 and 5 in the year 2020; b.8/4/2015 N.S.
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Leighton Meester and Adam's daughter

🎵🎸Ian Broudie -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1958
Music Producer, Songwriter, Musician, Modern Rock Singer, English
Group Names: Lightning Seeds

🏆🏁Kurt Busch -- is 41 in the year 2019 and 42 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1978 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Auto Racer

🏆🏈Eddie Cade -- is 46 in the year 2019 and 47 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1973
NFL Player

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🎭Mick Cain -- is 41 in the year 2019 and 42 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1978
Actor

🎵🎸Max Cavalera -- is 50 in the year 2019 and 51 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1969
Songwriter, Singer, Rock & Roll Guitarist, Brazilian
Group Names: Sepultura

🎭Crystal Chappell -- is 54 in the year 2019 and 55 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1965
Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Days of Our Lives (as Dr. Carly Manning), One Life to Live (as Maggie Carpenter), Guiding Light (as Olivia Spencer Spaulding), Venice the Series (as Gina Brogno)

🎵Rob Cieka -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1968
Musician
Group Names: Boo Radleys

🏆⚾Roger "Rocket Man" Clemens -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1962 N.S.
MLB Pitcher
Misc: fanned a record 20 batters in 9-inning game (1986); 6 AL Cy Young Awards: three with the Red Sox (1986, 1987, and 1991), two with the Blue Jays (1997 and 1998), and one with the Yankees (2001), NL Cy Young Award Winner in 2004 with the Astros; AL MVP and All Star MVP in 1986
Sports Teams: Toronto Blue Jays, New York Yankees, Houston Astros, Boston Red Sox

D. L. Coburn -- is 81 in the year 2019 and 82 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1938
Dramatist
Names/Places: FMN:Donald Lee
Misc: stage: The Gin Game
Movie Titles: The Gin Game (TV Movie)

🎵🎸David Cohen -- is 77 in the year 2019 and 78 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1942
Rock & Roll Keyboardist
Group Names: Country Joe & the Fish

🎭🎵Tina Cole -- is 76 in the year 2019 and 77 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1943
Actress, Singer
TV Shows: Hawaiian Eye (as Sunny Day), My Three Sons (as Katie Miller Douglas)

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🎵Grady Cross -- is 44 in the year 2019 and 45 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1975
Country Guitarist
Group Names: Cross Canadian Ragweed

🎭Michael DeLuise -- is 49 in the year 2019 and 50 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1970 N.S.
Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Gilmore Girls, seaQuest DSV (as Tony Piccolo), NYPD Blue (as Andy Sipowicz Jr.)
Movie Titles: Wayne's World, He Was a Quiet Man, Encino Man, The Man Without a Face

🏆🏁🏃Mary Decker-Slaney -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1958
Runner, Olympic Athlete, Track and Field
Misc: U.S. middle distance runner; has held 7 separate American track & field records from the 800 to 10,000 meters; won both 1,500 and 3,000 meters at 1983 World Championships in Helsinki, but no Olympic medals.

🏆Greg Foster -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1958
Olympic Athlete, Track and Field
Misc: 3-time winner of World Championship gold medal in 110-meter hurdles (1983,87,91); best Olympic performance a silver in 1984; world indoor champion in 1991; made world Top 10 rankings 15 years (a record for running events).

🏆🏈James Francis -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1968
NFL Linebacker

🎭Michael Gelman -- is 58 in the year 2019 and 59 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1961 N.S.
TV Host, TV Producer
TV Shows: Live with Regis and Kelly (producer), Live with Kelly and Michael (producer), Live with Kelly (producer), Live with Kelly and Ryan (producer)

🎭Greta Gerwig -- is 36 in the year 2019 and 37 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1983
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: China IL (as Pony Merks)
Movie Titles: Frances Ha, Mistress America, No Strings Attached, Greenberg

Alberto Gonzales -- is 64 in the year 2019 and 65 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1955
Government Official, Attorney
Misc: Attorney General

🏆🏁Jeff Gordon -- is 48 in the year 2019 and 49 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1971 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Sports Announcer, Auto Racer, American
Names/Places: RN: Jeffrey Michael Gordon
Misc: NASCAR

Journey River Green -- is 3 in the year 2019 and 4 in the year 2020; b.8/4/2016 N.S.
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green's son

🎵Michael Harris -- is 66 in the year 2019 and 67 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1953
Trumpeter, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Group Names: Earth Wind & Fire

🏆🏌Dudley Hart -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1968
Golfer

🏆🏀Michael Holton -- is 58 in the year 2019 and 59 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1961
Sports Analyst, Basketball Announcer, NBA Player
Sports Teams: Portland Trail Blazers (studio analyst)

🎭🎵Marques "Batman" Houston -- is 38 in the year 2019 and 39 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1981
Actor, Producer, Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Rapper
Group Names: Immature
TV Shows: Sister Sister (as Roger Evans / Batman)
Movie Titles: You Got Served, Fat Albert, Bebe's Kids

🎵Taj Jackson -- is 46 in the year 2019 and 47 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1973
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: Delores Martes and Tito's son
Group Names: 3T

🎭Kym Johnson -- is 43 in the year 2019 and 44 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1976 N.S.
Dancer, Australian
TV Shows: Dancing with the Stars

🏆Hayes W. Jones -- is 81 in the year 2019 and 82 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1938
Hall of Famer, Olympic Athlete, Track and Field
Misc: National Track & Field Hall of Famer: Olympic gold medalist [1964]: 110-meter hurdles [:13.6]

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🎭William James Jones -- is 44 in the year 2019 and 45 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1975
Actor
TV Shows: California Dreams (as Tony Wicks), USA High (as Dwayne "Excess" Wilson)

🎭Kym Karath -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1958
Actress
Movie Titles: The Sound of Music (as Gretl von Trapp)

🎭Daniel Dae Kim -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1968
Actor, Producer/Director, South Korean
TV Shows: Lost (as Jin Kwon), Hawaii Five-O (as Chin Ho Kelly)
Movie Titles: Spider-Man 2, Crash

🏆Valerie Lane -- is 70 in the year 2019 and 71 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1949
Model, Playmate
Misc: October 1973

🎵Paul Layton -- is 72 in the year 2019 and 73 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1947
Singer, Bassist, English
Misc: former child star
Group Names: The New Seekers

✍🎭Dennis Lehane -- is 54 in the year 2019 and 55 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1965
Author, Actor, Producer
Movie Titles: Shutter Island, Mystic River, The Drop, Gone Baby Gone

Ramona Lofton -- is 69 in the year 2019 and 70 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1950 N.S.
Author
Names/Places: aka Sapphire

🏆Gianni Lonzi -- is 81 in the year 2019 and 82 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1938 N.S.
Hall of Famer, Olympic Athlete, Water Polo Player, Italian

🎭Lee Mack -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1968 N.S.
Actor, Comedian, TV Host, Producer, Panelist, English
Names/Places: RN:Lee Gordon McKillop; b. in Southport, Lancashire, England, UK
TV Shows: Never Mind the Buzzcocks, QI, The Sketch Show, Would I Lie to You?, Not Going Out (as Lee), They Think It's All Over

👑🎭🏆Meghan Markle -- is 38 in the year 2019 and 39 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1981 N.S.
Princess, Actress, Model
Names/Places: Britain's Ducess of Sussex
TV Shows: Suits (as Rachel Zane)
Movie Titles: Horrible Bosses, Remember Me, Anti-Social

🎭🎵Jessica Mauboy -- is 30 in the year 2019 and 31 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1989 N.S.
Actress, Songwriter, Pop Singer, Rhythm and Blues Singer, Australian
Movie Titles: The Sapphires

🎵🎸Max Middleton -- is 73 in the year 2019 and 74 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1946
Rock & Roll Keyboardist, English
Group Names: Jeff Beck

🎵Jon Nicholson -- is 46 in the year 2019 and 47 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1973
Country Singer

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🏆⚾Troy O'Leary -- is 50 in the year 2019 and 51 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1969
MLB Player

Barack Obama -- is 58 in the year 2019 and 59 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1961
President, Senator
Misc: The 44th President of the United States (2009-2017)

🎵🎸Tom Parker -- is 31 in the year 2019 and 32 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1988
Rock & Roll Performer

Lawrence David Reeves -- is 22 in the year 2019 and 23 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1997
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Melissa and Scott's son

🎵🎸Paul Reynolds -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1962
Songwriter, New Wave Singer/Guitarist, English
Group Names: A Flock Of Seagulls

🏆🏈John Riggins -- is 70 in the year 2019 and 71 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1949
Hall of Famer, NFL Runningback
Names/Places: The Diesel and Riggo
Misc: 116 TDs; NFL Individual Record: touchdowns [24] scored in a season [1983]; Super Bowl XVII MVP
Sports Teams: New York Jets (1971-1975), Washington Redskins (1976-1979, 1981-1985)

🏆Elizabeth Ann Roberts -- is 78 in the year 2019 and 79 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1941 N.S.
Model, Playmate
Misc: January 1958

✍🎭Sebastian Roché -- is 55 in the year 2019 and 56 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1964 N.S.
Writer, Actor, French
TV Shows: The Man in the High Castle
Movie Titles: Beowulf, The Young Pope, A Walk Among the Tombstones

🎵Jessica Sánchez -- is 24 in the year 2019 and 25 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1995
Songwriter, Singer
TV Shows: American Idol

🎭🏆Marcus Schenkenberg -- is 51 in the year 2019 and 52 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1968
Actor, Model, Dutch (Netherlands), Swedish
TV Shows: The Surreal Life

🎵Klaus Schulze -- is 72 in the year 2019 and 73 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1947
Composer, Songwriter, Percussionist, Pianist, New Age Performer, German
Names/Places: NN:German electronic genius
Misc: sought-after sessionist
Group Names: Tangerine Dream

🏆🏈Clyde Simmons -- is 55 in the year 2019 and 56 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1964
NFL Defensive End

🎭Sabine Singh -- is 45 in the year 2019 and 46 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1974
Actress

✍🎭Abigail Spencer -- is 38 in the year 2019 and 39 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1981 N.S.
Writer, Actress, Producer
Names/Places: b. in Gulf Breeze, FL
TV Shows: Burning Love, True Detective, Rectify, All My Children (as Rebecca "Becca" Tyree), Mad Men (as Suzanne Farrell), Rectify (as Amantha Holden), Timeless (as Lucy Preston)
Movie Titles: Oz the Great and Powerful, Cowboys and Aliens, The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia, Oz the Great and Powerful, This Is Where I Leave You

🎭Cole Sprouse -- is 27 in the year 2019 and 28 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1992
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Grace Under Fire (as Patrick Kelly), Big Daddy, The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (as Cody Martin), Riverdale (as Jughead Jones)

🎭Dylan Sprouse -- is 27 in the year 2019 and 28 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1992
Actor
TV Shows: Grace Under Fire (as Patrick Kelly), Big Daddy, The Suite Life of Zack and Cody (as Zack Martin)

🏆⚾B. J. Surhoff -- is 55 in the year 2019 and 56 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1964
MLB Player

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🎭🎮Kristoffer Tabori -- is 67 in the year 2019 and 68 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1952
Actor, Producer/Director, Video Game Voice Actor
Names/Places: Viveca Lindfors' son
Misc: principally a video game voice actor in his latter years
TV Shows: Chicago Story, QB VII
Movie Titles: Purdued, "Tom, Dick and Harriet", Dishonored
Video Games: EverQuest II, Gladius, New Legends, Spider-Man (series), Alpha Protocol, Ninja Gaiden (series), Star Wars (series)

✍🎭Billy Bob Thornton -- is 64 in the year 2019 and 65 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1955
Screen/Scriptwriter, Actor
Movie Titles: Sling Blade, The Apostle, Armageddon, A Simple Plan, Pushing Tin, Bandits, Bad Santa, The Alamo's Davy Crockett, Friday Night Lights, Bad News Bears (2005), The Ice Harvest, The Astronaut Farmer

🎭🎮Lauren Tom -- is 58 in the year 2019 and 59 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1961
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress
TV Shows: Friends (as Julie), King of the Hill (as Min Souphanousinphone and Kahn Souphanousinphone Jr), Futurama (as Amy Wong), Teen Titans Go! (as Gizmo / Jinx)
Movie Titles: Bad Santa, Kung Fu PAnda 2, Wall Street, The Joy Luck Club
Video Games: FusionFall, Heroes of the Strom

🎵Jody Turner -- is 56 in the year 2019 and 57 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1963
Music Figure
Group Names: Rock Goddess

🏆⚽John Wark -- is 62 in the year 2019 and 63 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1957
Hall of Famer, Soccer Player, Scotish
Misc: Scotland International Footballer, also played for Liverpool and Ipswitch Town

🎭🎮🎵Yolanda "Yo-Yo" Whitaker -- is 48 in the year 2019 and 49 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1971 N.S.
Actress, Video Game Voice Actress, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto (series), Boyz in the Hood, Menace II Society, Waist Deep

🎵🎸Paul Williams -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1962
Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: Flock Of Seagulls

🎵Craig Wiseman -- is 56 in the year 2019 and 57 in the year 2020; b.8/4/1963
Country Music Songwriter

🎭Wesley Addy -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1913 d.12/31/1996 (83)
Actor
Names/Places: Celeste Holm's hubby

📰Edward Anthony -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1895 d.8/16/1971 (76)
Publisher
Book Titles: Bring 'Em Back Alive, Wild Cargo

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💰Yasser Arafat -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1929 d.11/11/2004 (75)
Leader
Misc: the leader of the Palestine Liberation Organization

🎵🎷Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1901 N.S. d.7/6/1971 N.S. (69)
Hall of Famer, Cornetist, Bandleader, Jazz Singer, Jazz Trumpeter
Names/Places: aka Pops; RN:Daniel Louis; wed 6x's
Misc: New Orleans jazzman; not 7-4-00 acc to baptist papers, baptized Aug 25; originatd the "scat" vocal
Song Titles: Hello Dolly

🏆⚾Jacob "Jake" Beckley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1867 N.S. d.6/25/1918 N.S. (50)
Hall of Famer, MLB First Baseman
Names/Places: NN:Eagle Eye
Sports Teams: Pittsburgh Alleghenys (1888-1889), Pittsburgh Burghers (1890) Pittsburgh Alleghenys/Pirates (1891-1896), New York Giants (1896-1897), Cincinnati Reds (1897-1903), St. Louis Cardinals (1904-1907)

✍⛪Béla Belázs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1884 d.5/17/1949 (64)
Poet, Critic, Screenwriter, Jewish, Hungarian

Ezra Taft Benson -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1899 d.5/30/1994 (94)
Religious Leader
Misc: Mormon Church leader; ex-Sec of Agriculture

🎵James Webre Blackwood -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1919 d.2/3/2002 (82)
Gospel Singer

🏆Mikhail Botvinnik -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1911 Ju-1 or 8/17/1911 N.S. d.5/5/1995 N.S. (83)
Chess Player, Russian
Misc: world chess champion (1948-63)

🎭Bobby Buntrock -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1952 d.4/7/1974 (21)
Actor
TV Shows: Hazel (as Harold Baxter)

🎵🎸David Carr -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1943 d.7/12/2011 (67)
Rock & Roll Keyboardist, English
Group Names: The Fortunes

🎵🎷Bill Coleman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1904 d.8/24/1981 (77)
Jazz Trumpeter

🏆🏒Neil McNeil Colville -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1914 d.12/26/1987 (73)
Hall of Famer, NHL Defensive, Canadian
Misc: played 1934-1950
Sports Teams: New York Rangers

Nicolas-Jacque Conte -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1755 d.12/6/1805 (50)
Inventor, French
Misc: developed the method on which the manufacture of modern pencils is based.

Maureen Cox-Starkey-Tigrett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1946 d.12/30/1994 (48)
Celebrity Spouse, English
Names/Places: b. Liverpool; Ringo Starr's ex-wife
Misc: b. 1947?

🎵🎸Robbin Crosby -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1960 d.6/6/2002 (41)
Heavy Metal Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Ratt

🏆Glenn Cunningham -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1909 d.3/10/1988 (78)
Olympic Athlete, Track and Field
Misc: repeatedly broke world and national records for the mile in the 1930s.

🏆⚾Luke Easter -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1915 N.S. d.3/29/1979 N.S. (63)
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN:Luscious

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🎵🎷Herb Ellis -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1921 d.3/28/2010 (88)
Guitarist, Jazz Singer

🎵Irving Fields -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1915 N.S. d.8/20/2016 N.S. (101)
Composer, Pianist, Bandleader

🎨John Flanagan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1865 d.3/28/1952 (86)
Sculptor
Misc: George Washington Quarter designer; b. April 4?

🎭🎵Frankie Ford -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1939 N.S. d.9/28/2015 N.S. (76)
Actor, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Gretna, L.A.; RN:Frank Guzzo
Misc: not b. 1940
Song Titles: Sea Cruise

🏆⚾Dallas (Baseball) Green -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1934 d.3/22/2017 N.S. (82)
MLB Executive, MLB Manager, MLB Pitcher
Misc: managed the Phillies to their first World Series championship in 1980; in the Delaware Sports and Philadelphia Baseball Halls of Fame
Sports Teams: Chicago Cubs (General Manager 1982-1987), Philadelphia Phillies (manager 1979-1981), New York Yankees (manager 1989), New York Mets (manager 1993-1996)

🎭Andy Hallett -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1975 d.3/29/2009 (33)
Actor
TV Shows: Angel

Sir William Rowan Hamilton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1805 d.9/2/1865 (60)
Mathematician, Irish
Misc: Geometrics, Quantum mechanics; born at midnight a minute after 11:59pm Aug 3

Knute Hamsun -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1859 d.2/19/1952 (92)
Novelist, Norweigan
Names/Places: RN:Knut Pedersen
Misc: winner of Nobel Prize for Literature 1920.

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🎵Elsberry Hobbs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1936 d.5/31/1996 (59)
Hall of Famer, Pop Singer
Names/Places: The Drifters

🎭🎵Helen Kane -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1903 d.9/26/1966 (63)
Movie/Stage Actress, Vaudevillaness, Singer
Names/Places: b. in New York City; RLN:Schroder; NN:Boop Boop a Doop Girl
Misc: Betty Boop copied her

🎵Larry Knechtel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1940 d.8/20/2009 (69)
Singer, Bassist, Drummer
Group Names: Bread

🏆🏌Ted Kroll -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1919 d.4/23/2002 (82)
Golfer

David Russell Lange -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1942 d.8/13/2005 (63)
Prime Minister, New Zealand

🎭🎵Sir Harry Lauder -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1870 d.2/26/1950 (79)
Comedian, Songwriter, Folk Singer, Scotish
Names/Places: RLN:MacLennan
Misc: d. Feb 25?

🎭Ron Lester -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1970 d.6/17/2016 N.S. (45)
Actor
TV Shows: Popular (as Sugar)
Movie Titles: Varsity Blues, Not Another Teen Movie, Good Burger

🏆⚾Dolf Luque -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1890 d.7/3/1957 (66)
MLB Pitcher, Cuban

📰🎵Johnny Maddox -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1927 N.S. d.11/27/2018 N.S. (91)
Historian, Pianist, Bandleader
Misc: honky tonk; collector of musical memorabilia

📰Alexander McAdie -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1863 d.11/1/1943 (80)
Meterologist

🏆🏈Perry Moss -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1926 d.8/7/2014 (88)
NFL Executive, NFL Coach, NFL Player

🎭Theodore Newton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1904 d.2/28/1963 (58)
Actor

🎭Clara Peller -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1903 d.8/11/1987 (84)
Actress
Misc: The Where's-The-Beef Lady for Wendy's

Pope Urban VII -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1521 d.9/27/1590 (69)
Religious Leader, Italian
Misc: pope from Sep 15 to Sep 27, 1590

👑Queen Mother Of England -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1900 d.3/30/2002 (101)
Queen, British
Names/Places: RN:Lady Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon; King George VI's wife, Queen Elizabeth II's & Princess Margaret's mom; Queen Liz's mother

Anthony Radziwill -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1959 d.8/10/1999 (40)
Celebrity Son
Names/Places: Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis's brother, son of Lee Bouvier Radziwill Ross, JFK Jr.'s brother

🏆🏒Maurice "The Rocket" Richard -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1921 N.S. d.5/27/2000 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, NHL Right Wing, NHL Forward, Canadian
Misc: played 1942-1960; scored 544 regular season goals, 82 playoff goals; the first to score 500 career goals; 8-time NHL first team All-Star; MVP in 1947; first to score 50 goals in one season (1945); played on 8 Stanley Cup winners in Montreal.
Sports Teams: Montreal Canadiens

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🎵Carson Robison -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1890 d.3/24/1957 (66)
Arranger, Songwriter, Country Singer

🎵William Schuman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1910 d.2/15/1992 (81)
Educator, Composer
Misc: Pulitzer Prize-winning author
Book Titles: American Festival Overture, Juilliard

Percy Bysshe Shelley -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1792 d.7/8/1822 (29)
Poet, English
Names/Places: Mary's hubby

📰⚖Helen Thomas -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1920 d.7/20/2013 (92)
Journalist, Presidential Aide
Misc: Dean of White House Press Corps of UPI

🎭🎮Frank Vincent -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1939 d.9/13/2017 N.S. (78)
Actor, Producer, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: The Sopranos (as Phil Leotardo)
Movie Titles: Raging Bull, Casino, Goodfellas
Video Games: Grand Theft Auto (series)

🎨Louis Vuitton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1821 d.2/27/1892 (70)
Fashion Designer

🎨⚖Raoul Wallenberg -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1912 d.7/17/1947 (34)
Architect, Statesman, Swedish
Misc: credited with saving 100,000 Jews in Budapest from the Nazis during World War II. Presumed deceased on July 17, 1947. He was the second person to receive honorary U.S. citizenship [1981]

🎵Timi Yuro -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/4/1940 d.3/30/2004 (63)
Pop Singer
Names/Places: RFN:Rosemarie Timothy Aurro

Hans Christian Andersen -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/2/1805 d.8/4/1875 (70)
Poet, Children's Author, Danish (Denmark), Gay
Names/Places: b. in Odense
Misc: wrote 168 Fairy tales
Book Titles: Princess & the Pea, Ugly Duckling, Little Mermaid, Emperor's New Clothes

🎨Jean Eugene Atget -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/12/1857 d.8/4/1927 (70)
Photographer, French
Misc: b. 1856?

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🎭John Baragrey -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/15/1918 d.8/4/1975 (57)
Actor

🎭Bernard "Bernie" Barrow -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/30/1927 d.8/4/1993 (65)
Professor, Soap Actor
TV Shows: Edge of Night, Ryan's Hope, Loving

🏆⚾Dick Bartell -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/22/1907 d.8/4/1995 (87)
MLB Player
Names/Places: NN:Rowdy Richard

James Brady -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/29/1940 d.8/4/2014 (73)
Presidential Aide
Misc: Press Secretary, Secret Service Agent, D.C. police officer

🏆⚾Willard Jessie Brown -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/26/1915 d.8/4/1996 (81)
Hall of Famer, MLB Player
Names/Places: nicknamed "Home Run" Brown
Misc: was an American baseball player who played outfielder in the Negro Leagues, and Major League Baseball.
Sports Teams: Kansas City Monarchs (Negro Leagues, 1936-1944, 1948-1950), St. Louis Browns (1947)

✍🎖⚖John Burgoyne -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/24/1722 d.8/4/1792 (70)
Dramatist/Playwright, Army Officer, Politician, British

Jeanne Louise Calment -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/21/1875 N.S. d.8/4/1997 N.S. (122)
World's Oldest Person
Misc: world's oldest living person; became the oldest living person ever that can be authenticated on 10-17-1995

🎵Little Milton Campbell -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/17/1933 d.8/4/2005 (71)
Songwriter, Guitarist, Blues Singer

🎵Roy Carter -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/1/1926 d.8/4/1997 (71)
Bass Singer/Basso
Group Names: Chuck Wagon Gang

🎭🎵🎸Lorrie Collins -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/7/1942 N.S. d.8/4/2018 N.S. (76)
Actress, Singer/Guitarist, Rockabilly Singer
Group Names: The Collins Kids

🎵🎷Eddie Condon -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/16/1905 d.8/4/1973 (67)
Banjoist, Rhythm Guitarist, Bandleader, Jazz Musician
Names/Places: b. in Goodland, IN
Misc: Chicago style, Dixieland promoter; some say '06; was 67 or 68?

🎭Howard Culver -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/4/1918 N.S. d.8/4/1984 N.S. (66)
Actor
TV Shows: Gunsmoke (as Howie)

🎨Count Alfred D'Orsay -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/4/1801 d.8/4/1852 (50)
Painter, Sculptor, Socialite, French

🏆🏈Art Donovan -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/5/1924 N.S. d.8/4/2013 N.S. (89)
Hall of Famer, NFL Defensive
Names/Places: NN: The Bulldog
Misc: AFL/NFL defensive tackle
Sports Teams: Baltimore Colts (1950, 1953-1961), New York Yanks (1951), Dallas Texans (1952)

🎭Melvyn Douglas -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1901 d.8/4/1981 (80)
Movie/Stage Actor, Game Show Host
Names/Places: RLN:Hesselberg; Helen's hubby
Misc: had a 60-year acting career

🎵🎷Kenny Drew -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/28/1928 d.8/4/1993 (64)
Jazz Pianist

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🎖⚖William Floyd -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/17/1734 d.8/4/1821 (86)
Revolutionary, Congressperson, Statesman
Misc: Declaration of Independence signer

🎭🎵Frank Fontaine -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/19/1920 d.8/4/1978 (58)
TV/Radio Actor, Comedian, Singer
TV Shows: Jackie Gleason Show (as Crazy Guggenheim)

🏆🏀Sue Gunter -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/22/1939 N.S. d.8/4/2005 N.S. (66)
Hall of Famer, College Basketball Coach
Sports Teams: Middle Tennessee State University (1962-1964), Stephen F. Austin State University (1964-1980), Louisiana State University (1982-2004)

🎖Isaac Hayne -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/23/1745 d.8/4/1781 (35)
Revolutionary

🎵Lee Hazelwood -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/9/1929 d.8/4/2007 (78)
Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer
Misc: worked behind a slew of hits for Duane Eddy, Nancy Sinatra, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and others.

Obed Hussey -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/7/1790 d.8/4/1860 (69)
Inventor

🏆⚽Nicholas Kropfelder -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/19/1923 d.8/4/2012 (89)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Center Forward

🏆⚽Millard Lang -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/7/1912 d.8/4/2002 (89)
Hall of Famer, Soccer Forward, Lacrosse Player
Misc: in both the National Soccer Hall of Fame and the National Lacrosse Hall of Fame

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Etienne Lenoir -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/12/1822 d.8/4/1900 (78)
Inventor, Belgiumese
Names/Places: FN:Jean Joseph
Misc: made the first practical gas engine

🎵Little Milton -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/17/1934 d.8/4/2005 (70)
Hall of Famer, Blues Singer, Blues Guitarist
Names/Places: LN:Campbell Jr.

🎵🎸John Locke -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/25/1943 d.8/4/2006 (62)
Songwriter, Pianist, Rock & Roll Keyboardist
Group Names: Spirit

💰J. Howard Marshall -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/24/1905 d.8/4/1995 (90)
Zillionaire, Celebrity Spouse
Names/Places: wed Anna Nicole Smith
Misc: oil tycoon who helped build Coastal Corp. and Union Texas Petroleum

🏆🥊Lloyd Marshall -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/4/1914 d.8/4/1997 (83)
Hall of Famer, Boxer

🎭Walter Massey -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/19/1928 d.8/4/2014 (85)
Actor, Canadian
TV Shows: Arthur (as Principal Herbert Haney)

🎭Victor Mature -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/29/1913 N.S. d.8/4/1999 N.S. (86)
Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Louisville, Ky.
Misc: some say b. 1915 or 1916

🎭Frank Maxwell -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/17/1916 d.8/4/2004 (87)
Actor
TV Shows: General Hospital (as Dan Rooney), Felony Squad (as Captain Nye)

🎭🎵Patrice Munsel -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/14/1925 d.8/4/2016 N.S. (91)
TV Hostess, Opera Soprano
Names/Places: b. in Spokane, Wash.; RLN:Munsil
Misc: Metropolitan Opera diva at 17, on films, Broadway, & TV
TV Shows: Patrice Munsel Show

✍🎭Lorenzo Music -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/2/1937 d.8/4/2001 (64)
Comedy Writer, Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, TV Producer
TV Shows: Rhoda (as Carlton the doorman), Garfield and Friends (the cat voice)

🎵Larry Parnes -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/3/1929 d.8/4/1989 (59)
Music Figure, English
Misc: Britain's first major rock 'n roll manager who controlled the industry before The Beatles

🎵Duke Pearson -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/17/1932 d.8/4/1980 (47)
Composer, Pianist, Bandleader

🎵Nick Perito -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/7/1924 d.8/4/2005 (81)
Arranger, Composer, Bandleader
TV Shows: Don Knotts Show

🎭🎵Kenny Price -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/27/1931 d.8/4/1987 (56)
Comedian, Country Singer
Names/Places: NN:The Round Mound of Sound
TV Shows: Midwestern Hayride, Hee Haw (regular)

🏆🏀Arnold D. "Arnie" Risen -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/9/1924 N.S. d.8/4/2012 N.S. (87)
Hall of Famer, NBA Player
Misc: 2x NBA Champion (1951, 1957); 4x NBA All-Star (1952-55); 9x All-BAA Second Team (1949)
Sports Teams: Ohio State University Buckeyes, Indianapolis Kautskys (NBL, 1945-1948), Rochester Royals (1948-1955), Boston Celtics (1955-1958)

🎭Stu Rosen -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/26/1939 N.S. d.8/4/2019 N.S. (80)
Cartoon Voice Actor, Director
Names/Places: RN: Stuart M. Rosen
Misc: Voice Director
TV Shows: Dusty's Treehouse (writer and host, 1968-1980), Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling, Fraggle Rock, Batman: The Animated Series, Spiderman: The Animated Series, X-Men, Superman: The Animated Series

🎵Irving "Babe" Russin -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/18/1911 N.S. d.8/4/1984 N.S. (73)
Tenor-sax
Group Names: Benny Goodman

🎵Billy Sherrill -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/5/1936 d.8/4/2015 N.S. (78)
Hall of Famer, Music Producer, Arranger, Songwriter, Country Singer
Misc: Talent Scout

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🎵🎷Jeri Southern -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/5/1926 d.8/4/1991 (64)
Pianist, Jazz Singer
Names/Places: RN:Genevieve Hering

✍⚖Giovanni Spadolini -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/21/1925 d.8/4/1994 (69)
Author, Head of State, Prime Minister, Italian
Misc: Premier

💰Doko Toshio -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/5/1896 d.8/4/1988 (91)
Businessperson, Japanese
Misc: Toshiba Corp.

Carl Auer Welsbach -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/1/1858 d.8/4/1929 (70)
Chemist, Engineer, Austrian
Misc: invented the gas mantle, thus allowing the greatly increased output of light by gas lamps.

⚛💰Daniel Wesson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/18/1825 d.8/4/1906 (81)
Inventor, Manufacturer
Misc: firearms; founded (Horace) Smith & Wesson Co.

🎭Pearl White -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/4/1889 d.8/4/1938 (49)
Movie Actress, Stuntwoman
Names/Places: NN:Queen of Silent Serials
Movie Titles: Perils of Pauline

🎵🎷Bob Wilber -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/15/1928 N.S. d.8/4/2019 N.S. (91)
Saxophonist, Bandleader, Jazz Clarinetist

Dr. Daniel Hale Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/18/1858 d.8/4/1931 (73)
Surgeon, Educator
Misc: performed the first open heart operation

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🎨Andrea della Robbia -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/24/1435 O.S. d.8/4/1525 O.S. (89)
Sculptor, Italian

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The Holiday Almanacs August 4, 2020

What's Today?

Today is Tue Aug the 4 in the year 2020 , a leap year
Jan 1 began on a Wed
This is day 217 of the year
Serialnumber = 44035
Julian date = 2459054 O.S.= 7 - 22 - 2020

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Holidays

Saint John Vianney Feast Day
National Night Out
[USA] National Smile Week (Day 2)
National Psychiatric Technician Week (Day 3)
[Burkina] Anniversary of Revolution (1983)
[Cook Island] Constitution Day
[Norway] Peer Gynt Festival Days
[Trinidad & Tobago] Discovery Day (1498)
[USA] Coast Guard Day (1790)
[Virgin Islands] Nicole Robin Day
Celebration of Peace Day
Chicago Day (b. 1830)
Freedom of the Press Day
International Clown Week (Day 4)
Simply Your Life Week (Day 4)
Twins Day Festival

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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.
Astrological sign: Virgo: The Virgin (8-23 thru 9-22); Symbol: The Virgin. Ruling Planet: Mercury. Element: Earth. Traits: Analytical, discriminating, modest, neat. Body part associated with this sign: The belly. Occupations: Editor, medicine, chemistry, research, accounting.
Flowers: gladiolus and poppy
Gems: sardonyx and peridot
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