🎭🎵Li Bingbing -- is 46 in the year 2019 and 47 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1973 N.S.
Actress, Singer, Chinese
Movie Titles: Seventeen Years, Transformers: Age of Extinction
🎭🎵🎸Cyrus Bolooki -- is 39 in the year 2019 and 40 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1980
Actor, Rock & Roll Musician
Group Names: New Found Glory
Movie Titles: American Pie 2, The Benchwarmers, Don't Let Her Pull You Down, Clockstoppers
🎵Charles "Chuck" Glaser -- is 83 in the year 2019 and 84 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1936
Misc: some say b. in 1933
Group Names: Tompall & the Glaser Brothers, soloist
✍🎭🎵Howard Hesseman -- is 79 in the year 2019 and 80 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1940
Writer, TV/Movie Actor, Director, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: b. in Salem, Ore.
TV Shows: Mary Hartman Mary Hartman (as Dr. Robert Williams), The Bob Newhart Show (as Craig Player guest), Soap (as Mr. Franklin season 1), WKRP in Cincinnatti (as Johnny Caravella aka Dr. Johnny Fever, also reprised his role in four episodes of The New WKRP in Cincinnatti), One Day at a Time (as Sam Royer), Head of the Class (as Charlie Moore in seasons 1-4), That 70s Show (as Max in three episodes)
Movie Titles: Tunnel Vision, Americathon, This is Spinal Tap, About Schmidt, Flight of the Navigator, All About Steve, Dr. Detroit
🎨💰Jonathan Ive -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1967 N.S.
Misc: leading designer of many Apple products
🎭💻Kate Mara -- is 36 in the year 2019 and 37 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1983
Actress, Internet Video Actress
TV Shows: House of Cards
Movie Titles: Fantastic Four, Brokeback Mountain, The Open Road, Transcendence, 127 Hours, The Martian, Shooter, Iron Man 2
🎭James Perry -- is 32 in the year 2019 and 33 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1987 N.S.
🎭🎮Patrick M. Seymour -- is 29 in the year 2019 and 30 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1990 N.S.
Voice Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: Super Great Celery Man
Movie Titles: Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol
Video Games: The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing (as Dr. Stahl), Yandere Simulator (as Budo Masuta and Flame Demon)
🎭Grant Shaud -- is 58 in the year 2019 and 59 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1961 N.S.
TV Shows: Murphy Brown (as Miles Silverburg), Oliver Beene (as Jerrimiah Beene), Oliver Beene (as Dr. Jerrimiah "Jerry" Beene), Madigan Men
Movie Titles: Antz, Wall Street, The Distinguished Gentlemen
🎭Grant Show -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1962
TV Shows: Swingtown, Accidentally on Purpose, Private Practice, Melrose Place (as Jake Hansen), The Family (as Governor Charlie Lang), Devious Maids (as Spence Westmore), Dynasty (as Blake Carrington)
Movie Titles: The Possession, The Girl Next Door
🎨Jeff (Cartoonist) Smith -- is 59 in the year 2019 and 60 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1960 N.S.
🎭Timothy Spall -- is 62 in the year 2019 and 63 in the year 2020; b.2/27/1957
TV Shows: Timothy Spall: Back at Sea
Movie Titles: Secrets and Lies, The Last Samurai, Harry Potter (series as Peter Pettigrew), Pierrepoint, Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, The Damned United, The King's Speech, Mr. Turner, Enchanted
✍🎭Kevin Curran -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/27/1957 N.S. d.10/25/2016 N.S. (59)
Screenwriter, Actor, Producer
TV Shows: The Simpsons (producer), Unhappily Ever After (producer), Married...with Children (producer, also the voice of Buck the Dog), Late Night with David Letterman (writer in 1980s)
🎭William Demarest -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/27/1892 d.12/28/1983 (91)
TV/Movie Actor, Vaudevillan
TV Shows: Love & Marriage, Tales of Wells Fargo (as Jeb), My Three Sons (as Uncle Charley O'Casey)
Movie Titles: The Jazz Singer (1927)
🎭Michael Fox -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/27/1921 d.6/1/1996 (75)
Movie Titles: Young Frankenstein
🎭Mary Frann -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/27/1943 d.9/23/1998 (55)
Names/Places: b. in St. Louis, Mo.
TV Shows: Days of Our Lives, King's Crossing, Newhart (as Joanna Loudon)
⚛💰David Sarnoff -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/27/1891 d.12/12/1971 (80)
Hall of Famer, Inventor, Pioneer, Executive, Russian
Names/Places: b. in Uzlian
Misc: Founded NBC & RCA, later bought by G.E.
⛪🎭Dame Elizabeth Taylor -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/27/1932 d.3/23/2011 (79)
Judaism convert, Humanitarian, TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, English
Names/Places: b. in London; married to Nicky Hilton, Michael Wilding, Michael Todd, Eddie Fisher, Richard Burton (twice), John Warner, then Larry Fortensky
TV Shows: North & South, General Hospital (as Helena Cassadine guest 1981), The Simpsons (as Maggie talking guest)
Movie Titles: The Comedians, Reflections in a Golden Eye, Boom!, Suddenly Last Summer, Cleopatra, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Butterfield 8, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf; National Velvet, The Flintstones (as mother-in-law Pearl Slaghoople)
🎭Herbert Wiere -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/27/1908 d.8/5/1999 (91)
Misc: of The Wiere Bros, a knockabout comedy team
🎭🎵Van Williams -- Birth Anniversary -- b.2/27/1934 d.11/28/2016 N.S. (82)
TV Shows: Borbon Street Beat (as Ken Madison), Surfside Six (as Ken Madison), The Green Hornet (as Britt Reid & The Green Hornet)
Movie Titles: Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story
✍⚛John Arbuthnot -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/29/1667 Ju-1 d.2/27/1735 Ju-1 (67)
Satirist, Physician, Scotish
Misc: April 29 was the date he was baptised
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🎭🎵Pat Brady -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/31/1914 d.2/27/1972 (57)
TV/Movie Actor, Comedian, Bassist, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN:Robert Ellsworth O'Brady
Misc: Roy Rogers' comic sidekick
Group Names: Sons of the Pioneers
🎭John Harlan -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/21/1925 N.S. d.2/27/2017 N.S. (91)
TV Shows: Press Your Luck, You Don't Say, Name That Tune, Password, All New Jeopardy! Tattletales, Queen for a Day
Movie Titles: UHF (as promo announcer)
🎨Bill Holman -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/22/1903 d.2/27/1987 (84)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Smokey Stover
🎭Tom Howard -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/16/1885 d.2/27/1955 (69)
Actor, Comedian, Game Show Host
TV Shows: It Pays To Be Ignorant (host)
✍🎭🎵Spike Milligan -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/16/1918 d.2/27/2002 (83)
Writer, Actor, Comedian, Novelty Singer, India
Names/Places: RFMN:Terence Alan
Group Names: The Goons
TV Shows: The Goon Show (co-creator), Marty Feldman Comedy Machine
⛪🎭Leonard Nimoy -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/26/1931 d.2/27/2015 (83)
Jewish, TV/Movie Actor, TV Host, Cartoon Voice Actor, Movie Director
Names/Places: b. in Boston
Misc: some say b. Mar 27? (highly illogical)
TV Shows: Star Trek (as Commander Mr. Spock the Vulcan science officer), Star Trek the Animated Series, Mission: Impossible (as Paris), In Search Of (narrator), Star Trek The Next Generation (as guest Federation Ambassador 1991 at age 130)
Movie Titles: Star Trek (movie series as Spock)
🎭J. Pat O'Malley -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/15/1904 d.2/27/1985 (80)
Misc: some say b. in 1901
TV Shows: My Favorite Martian (as Mr. Harry Burns), Maude (as Bert Beasley), Spin & Marty
✍🎭Mr. Fred Rogers -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/20/1928 d.2/27/2003 (74)
Hall of Famer, Author, Vegetarian, Educator, TV Host, TV Producer
Names/Places: b. in Latrobe, Pa.
Misc: Presbytarian minister
TV Shows: Mr. Rogers Neighborhood (host)
🎭Joe Silver -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/28/1922 d.2/27/1989 (66)
Actor, Comedian, TV Host
TV Shows: 54th St. Revue, Mr. I Magination, Red Buttons Show, Fay
🎭Nathaniel Taylor -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/31/1938 N.S. d.2/27/2019 N.S. (80)
TV Shows: What's Happening!!, Sanford & Son (as Rollo Larson), Sanford (as Rollo Larson), The Redd Foxx Show (as Jim-Jam)
Movie Titles: The Hunter
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In 1935, An Academy Award (Short Subjects, Cartoons) is won for the film, “The Tortoise and the Hare”.
In 1941, An Academy Award (Music, Best Song) is won for the song “When You Wish Upon a Star” from the film “Pinocchio”. An Academy Award (Music, Best Score) is won for the film “Pinocchio”.
In 1954, 02 x 27 = 54
In 1959, The “Walt Disney Presents” TV show features “The Adventures of Chip ʹnʹ Dale”.
In 1965, Gilliganʹs Island episode #22. “Diamonds Are an Apeʹs Best Friend”. A gorilla is enchanted by Mrs. Howellʹs perfume and kidnaps her. After Gilligan accidentally spills the perfume all over his shirt, the gorilla decides to release Mrs. Howell and exchange prisoners.
In 1965, On the cover of TV Guide: “Beverly Hillbillies Women: Donna Douglas, Irene Ryan, Nancy Kulp”. Other Articles: Flipper, Mae West, Fugitive
In 1965, R.C., “Iʹve Got A Tiger By The Tail” by Buck Owens peaked at #25 on the pop singles chart.
In 1967, Gilliganʹs Island episode #91. “High Man on the Totem Pole”. Gilligan and the Skipper find an ancient Kupaki totem pole which is topped with a head that looks just like Gilligan. When fierce Kupaki headhunters come to the island, Gilligan must convince them that he is their “mashuka” or sacred ancestor.
In 1970, In a Brady Bunch episode called “The Possible Dream”, Marciaʹs diary, in which she has confided her deep feelings for Desi Arnaz Jr., is accidentally given away by her sister Cindy, Marcia starts a campaign to exclude her younger sister from her life when she finds out what happened, and Mike and Carol begin searching the townʹs used book stores.
In 1971, R.C., “Amos Moses” by Jerry Reed peaked at number eight on the pop singles chart.
In 1981, NBC reunites one of TVʹs other ooky kooky spooky family for the reunion movie, “The Munstersʹ Revenge.” Itʹs mad scientist Sid Caesar theyʹre seeking revenge against, for having created robot doubles of Herman and Grandpa to rob banks.
In 1981, The Police receive a gold record for “Zenyatta Mondatta,” their third LP and their most blatantly commercial. The first hit off the album is “Da Doo Doo Doo, Da Da Da Da.”
In 1985, “Weird Al” Yankovic records the Huey Lewis parody “I Want A New Duck” for his “Dare To Be Stupid” LP.
In 1987, “Saturday Night Liveʹs” Church Chat lady finds herself “just a little bit superior” to fellow televangelists Pat Robertson (Al Franken) and Jimmy Swaggart (Phil Hartman).
In 1988, The longest tandem bicycle was designed in New Zealand spanning 72.96 feet weighing 340 pounds.
In 1990, Time magazine quoted Milli Vanilli “singer” Rob Pilatus as saying, “musically, weʹre more talented than any Bob Dylan or Paul McCartney. Mick Jagger canʹt produce a sound. Iʹm the new Elvis.”
In 1996, “That Was The Year That Was” album by Tom Lehrer was certified Gold by the RIAA
In 1998, When we least expected it, “Candid Camera” returns to the airwaves on a weekly basis with Peter “Nepotism” Funt and Suzanne “still-contractually-obligated-to-CBS-even-though-they-cancelled-my-sitcom” Somers.
In 1998, “Rock Spectacle” album by Bare Naked Ladies was certified Gold by the RIAA
In 2001, “The Andy Dick Show” began airing on MTV
In 2002, Comedian Spike Milligan died in Rye, East Sussex, England, at age 83.
In 2003, “Sabrina The Teenage Witch” moved to Thursdays on WB netlet, the first night change since it premiered in 1996. Oddly enough, it happened on a 27th day of a month!
In 2003, Fred Rogers, better known as childrenʹs entertainer Mr. Rogers, died of stomach cancer in Pittsburgh. He was 74.
In 2007, “Are You Smarter Than a fifth Grader?” hosted by Jeff Foxworthy premiered on Fox.
In 2012, “Lab Rats” began airing on Disney XD
In 2015, Actor Leonard Nimoy, 83, world famous to “Star Trek” fans as the pointy-eared, purely logical science officer Mr. Spock, died in Los Angeles.
In 2016, “Fifty Shades of Grey” nabbed five prizes at the Golden Raspberry Awards: worst screenplay, actor, actress, screen combo, and film of the year in a tie with “Fantastic Four.”
In 2054, 02 x 27 = 54
In 1960, “Too Much Tequila” by The Champs charted at number 32 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1960, “Delaware” by Perry Como charted at number 34 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1960, “Money (That's What I Want)” by Barrett Strong charted at number 49 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1960, “Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy” by Freddy Cannon charted at number 70 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1960, “Alvin's Orchestra” by David Seville And The Chipmunks charted at number 98 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1965, “The Jolly Green Giant” by The Kingsmen charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1965, “King Of The Road” by Roger Miller charted at number 10 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1965, “The Name Game” by Shirley Ellis charted at number 11 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1965, “Love Potion #9” by The Searchers charted at number 36 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1965, “Do The Clam” by Elvis Presley charted at number 68 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1971, “Amos Moses” by Jerry Reed charted at number 8 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1971, “D.O.A.” by Bloodrock charted at number 38 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1971, “One Toke Over The Line” by Brewer And Shipley charted at number 57 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1971, “Timothy” by Buoys charted at number 99 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Centerfold” by The J. Geils Band charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Pac-Man Fever” by Buckner And Garcia charted at number 18 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Take Off” by Bob And Doug McKenzie w/ Geddy Lee charted at number 34 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Pop Goes The Movies” by Meco charted at number 62 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Apache” by The Sugar Hill Gang charted at number 71 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Hooked On Classics (Medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 74 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “I Know What Boys Like” by The Waitresses charted at number 110 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1988, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 13 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1988, “Hot Hot Hot” by Buster Poindexter charted at number 84 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1993, “Speed” by Alpha Team charted at number 83 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart
In 1960, “Delaware” by Perry Como charted at number 24 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “The Lion Sleeps Tonight” by Tight Fit charted at number 2 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Centerfold” by The J. Geils Band charted at number 3 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Mickey” by Toni Basil charted at number 11 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “I Wanna Be A Winner” by Brown Sauce charted at number 51 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart
In 1988, “Stutter Rap (No Sleep 'Til Bedtime)” by Morris Minor And The Majors charted at number 68 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart
In 1993, “Stairway To Heaven” by Rolf Harris charted at number 14 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart
In 1999, “One Week” by Barenaked Ladies charted at number 11 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart
In 1954, “Eh Cumpari” by Julius La Rosa charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1954, “A Purple Cow” by Doris Day charted at number 10 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1960, “Running Bear” by Johnny Preston charted at number 3 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1965, “The House Of Johann Strauss” by The Barron Knights charted at number 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “It's My Party / Waiting In The Wings” by Dave Stewart And Barbara Gaskin charted at number 8 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Down Under / Crazy” by Men At Work charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Centerfold / Rage In The Cage” by The J. Geils Band charted at number 10 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Homosapien / Keat's Song” by Pete Shelley charted at number 12 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Working In The Coal Mine / The Day My Baby Gave Me a Suprise” by Devo charted at number 24 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “O Superman / Walk The Dog” by Laurie Anderson charted at number 30 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Berserk Warriors / L'Amour No More” by Mental As Anything charted at number 32 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “The Breakup Song (They Don't Write 'Em) / When The Music Starts” by The Greg Kihn Band charted at number 33 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Hooked on Swing / Hooked on Sinatra” by The Kings of Swing Orchestra charted at number 62 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Super Freak (Part I) / Super Freak (Part II)” by Rick James charted at number 71 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1982, “Aussies On 45 / Aussie on 45 (Pt II)” by Jonathan Coleman And The Brenda Gee Singers charted at number 82 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1988, “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) charted at number 10 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1988, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 14 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 1993, “Jump Around” by House Of Pain charted at number 24 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart
In 2010, “TiK ToK (Parody)” by The Midnight Beast charted at number 5 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart