American troops liberated Paris from the Nazis in 1944.

Elton John played his first show in the US in 1970.

Little River Band released their first single, ‘Curiosity Killed the Cat’, in 1975.

It was also on this day in 1975 that Bruce Springsteen released the album ‘Born to Run’.


And the divorce came through in 1994 for Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley.

Today’s Birthdays:


Gossip Girl’s Blake Lively is 29 (1987)

Rachel Bilson is 35 (1981)

Claudia Schiffer is 46 (1970)

Billy Ray Cyrus turns 55 (1961)

Director Tim Burton turns 58 (1958)

Elvis Costello is 64 (1954)


Gene Simmons from KISS is 67 (1949)

And Sir Sean Connery is 86 (1930)

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