Designer Louis Read unveiled the Bikini bathing suit in 1946.

In 1967 Aretha Franklin’s RESPECT hit number 1.

The Eagles released ‘Take it Easy’ in 1972.

Kung Fu and Kill Bill star David Carradine was found dead in a Thai hotel room in 2009 – he was 72 years old.

And former Golden Girl Rue Mcclanahan died in 2010, aged 76.

Today’s Birthdays:  

Tennis ace Rafael Nadal is 30 (1986)


Tracy Grimshaw is 56 (1960)  

And Suzi Quatro is 66 (1950)


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