The first Billboard singles chart was published in 1940 and Frank Sinatra was number one.

Bob Dylan released ‘Like a Rolling Stone’ in 1965.

The world watched in 1969 as Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon.

In 1973, martial arts expert and movie star Bruce Lee died at the age of 32 from a cerebral oedema.

Greg Norman won his first Golf title – the British Open – in 1986.

And actor James Doohan died in 2005– he played engineer Scotty on the original Star Trek series.

Today’s Birthdays:


Supermodel Gisele Bundchen is 36 (1980)

Wolfmother’s Andrew Stockdale is 40 (1976)

Sandra Oh from Grey’s Anatomy is 45 (1971)

Terri Irwin is 52 (1964)

Marcia Hines is 63 (1953)

Carlos Santana is 69 (1947)


And singer Kim Carnes is 71 (1945)  

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