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Demented Datebook: Births and Deaths (sorted by age), Events and Holidays December 12

Last Updated 06-28-2020

✍🎭Lorna Landvik -- is 66 in the year 2020 and 67 in the year 2021; b.12/12/1954
Author, Comedienne

🎭Regina Hall -- is 50 in the year 2020 and 51 in the year 2021; b.12/12/1970
Movie Actress
Movie Titles: Law Abiding Citizen, Scary Movie (series), Think Like a Man

⛪🎭🎵Mayim Bialik -- is 45 in the year 2020 and 46 in the year 2021; b.12/12/1975
Jewish, TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Musician
Names/Places: b. in San Diego, CA; MN:Hoya
TV Shows: Peanuts (as Peppermint Patty), Webster, The Facts of Life, MacGyver, Beauty & the Beast, Blossom (as Blossom Russo), John Larroquette Show (as John's daughter), The Big Bang Theory (as Amy Farrah Fowler), The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest, Recess, Kim Possible, Johnny Bravo, Hey Arnold
Movie Titles: Beaches

Carrie Kathleen Crowell -- is 32 in the year 2020 and 33 in the year 2021; b.12/12/1988
Celebrity Daughter
Names/Places: Roseanne Cash & Rodney's daughter
Misc: born in this date?

🎭Lincoln Melcher -- is 17 in the year 2020 and 18 in the year 2021; b.12/12/2003 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Bunk'd (as Griff Jones)
Movie Titles: "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day", Ouija: Origin of Evil, The Thundermans, No Church

🎭Harry Warner -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/12/1881 d.7/25/1958 (76)
Film Executive, Polish
Misc: one of Warner Brothers

🎨Dick Moores -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/12/1909 d.4/22/1986 (76)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Dick Tracy, continued Gasoline Alley after original creator Frank King died

⛪💰🎭🎵Frank Sinatra -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/12/1915 d.5/14/1998 (82)
Hall of Famer, Roman Catholic, Executive, Movie Actor, Variety Show Host, Movie Director, Pop Crooner
Names/Places: b. Hoboken, N.J.; NN:Ol' Blue Eyes, The Chairman of the Board; RFN:Francis Albert; wed Ava Gardner, then Mia Farrow, then Barbara Marx
Misc: he did it HIS way, his "Love and Marriage" song became the theme for the TV series "Married...With Children"
Song Titles: (Theme From) New York New York, Stardust, Fly Me To The Moon, I've Got You Under My Skin, Come Fly With Me, It Was a Very Good Year, Love and Marriage, Witchcraft, Strangers in the Night, That's Life, Somethin' Stupid, My Way
Album Titles: The Voice of Frank Sinatra, Songs by Sinatra, In The Wee Small Hours, Songs for Swingin' Lovers, A Swingin' Affair, Come Fly With Me, Only The Lonely, Nice 'n' Easy, September of My Years, Strangers in the Night, Sinatra at the Sands
TV Shows: The Frank Sinatra Show
Movie Titles: From Here to Eternity, Scarface, The Man with the Golden Arm, The Manchurian Candidate, On The Town, Guys and Dolls, High Society, Pal Joey, Tony Rome

🎵Dick James -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/12/1920 d.2/1/1986 (65)
Songwriter, Music Publisher, Singer, British
Misc: Music Publisher of The Beatles

🎵🎷Bob Dorough -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/12/1923 d.4/23/2018 N.S. (94)
Music Producer, Arranger, Composer, Songwriter, Pianist, Jazz Singer
Misc: worked with Miles Davis and Dave Frishberg, Blossom Dearie, and the Schoolhouse Rock TV series.

🎭Johnny Lee -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/4/1898 d.12/12/1965 (67)
Actor
TV Shows: Amos 'n Andy (as Algonquin J. Calhoun)

🎭Tallulah Bankhead -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/31/1903 d.12/12/1968 (65)
TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Lesbian
Names/Places: b. in Huntsville, AL
Misc: some say b. 1902
TV Shows: Batman (as The Black Widow)
Movie Titles: Lifeboat, Die Die Darling

⚛💰David Sarnoff -- Death 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.

✍🎭Dick Clair -- Death Anniversary -- b.11/12/1931 d.12/12/1988 (57)
Comedy Writer, Comedian
Misc: wrote for Carol Burnett & Soap

🎭Captain Sticky -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/1946 d.12/12/2003 (57)
Actor
Names/Places: Real name: Richard Pesta
Misc: San Diego-based caped crusader for consumer causes, and driving a bubble-topped Lincoln with flags and flashing lights he called "The Stickymobile".

🎭Peter Boyle -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/18/1935 d.12/12/2006 (71)
TV/Movie Actor
Names/Places: b. in Philadelphia, PA
TV Shows: From Here to Eternity, Joe Bash (star), Everybody Loves Raymond (as Frank Barone)
Movie Titles: Young Frankenstein (as monster), Taxi Driver, Scooby Doo 2 Monsters Unleashed

🎨🎭Van Johnson -- Death Anniversary -- b.8/25/1916 d.12/12/2008 (92)
Artist, Actor
Names/Places: b. in Newport, RI; FN:Charles
Misc: 1940-50s movies, he's mostly in theater
TV Shows: Batman (as The Minstrel), Rich Man Poor Man

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In 1953, “Christmas Dragnet” by Stan Freberg charted at number 18 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Deck Of Cards” by Wink Martindale charted at number 12 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Seven Little Girls (Sitting In The Back Seat)” by Paul Evans And The Curls charted at number 14 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1959, “Poison Ivy” by The Coasters charted at number 74 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “The Happy Reindeer” by Dancer Prancer And Nervous charted at number 83 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Teach Me Tiger” by April Stevens charted at number 95 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1964, “Ringo” by Lorne Greene charted at number 3 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1964, “Makin' Whoopee” by Ray Charles charted at number 85 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “The Name Game” by Shirley Ellis charted at number 90 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 23 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Little Darlin'” by Sheila charted at number 79 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1981, “Numbers” by Kraftwerk charted at number 104 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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In 1953, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by Jimmy Boyd charted at number 3 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “St. George And The Dragonet” by Stan Freberg charted at number 15 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

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In 1953, “I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas” by Gayla Peevey charted at number 18 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour (On The Bedpost Overnight?)” by Lonnie Donegan And His Skiffle Group charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Seven Little Girls (Sitting In The Back Seat)” by Paul Evans And The Curls charted at number 12 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Deck Of Cards” by Wink Martindale charted at number 20 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Ringo” by Lorne Greene charted at number 5 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Rubber Duckie” by Jim Henson (as Ernie) charted at number 17 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “In The Summertime” by The Mixtures charted at number 20 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “(Si si) Je suis un Rock Star / Rio de Janeiro” by Bill Wyman charted at number 5 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Down Under / Crazy” by Men At Work charted at number 6 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Beautiful World / Planet Earth” by Devo charted at number 14 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “The Breakup Song (They Don't Write 'Em) / When The Music Starts” by The Greg Kihn Band charted at number 24 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 33 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “It's My Party / Waiting In The Wings” by Dave Stewart And Barbara Gaskin charted at number 54 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “The Colonel Put The Lickin' In The Chicken But Who Put The 'Roo In The Stew / Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport” by The Webb Brothers charted at number 68 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Marijuana Australiana / Ned Kelly's Tunes” by The Bushwackers charted at number 92 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Star Trekkin' / Dub Trek” by The Firm (U.K.) charted at number 40 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Wipe Out” by Fat Boys And The Beach Boys charted somewhere on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Jump Around” by House Of Pain charted at number 40 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-A-Lot charted at number 47 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “One Week” by Barenaked Ladies charted at number 20 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Kung Fu Fighting” by Bus Stop Featuring Carl Douglas charted at number 44 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Whip It!” by LunchMoney Lewis Featuring Chloe Angelides charted at number 20 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in New Zealand

In 1981, “(Si si) Je suis un Rock Star” by Bill Wyman charted at number 6 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Working In The Coal Mine” by Devo charted at number 14 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 15 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Too Drunk To F**k” by Dead Kennedys charted at number 19 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Pull Up To The Bumper” by Grace Jones charted at number 28 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “The Breakup Song (They Don't Write 'Em)” by The Greg Kihn Band charted at number 33 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Wipe Out” by Fat Boys And The Beach Boys charted at number 23 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Bad News charted at number 35 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)” by Abigail Mead And Nigel Goulding charted at number 47 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Snoopy's Christmas” by The Royal Guardsmen charted at number 50 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Sesame's Treet” by Smart E's charted at number 37 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Coconut” by Smile charted at number 23 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Sweden

In 1987, “Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)” by Abigail Mead And Nigel Goulding charted at number 16 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 20 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Starship Edelweiss” by Edelweiss charted at number 27 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “DooDah!” by Cartoons charted at number 23 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Austria

In 1970, “Lola” by The Kinks charted at number 4 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Dance Little Bird (aka The Chicken Dance)” by De Electronica's charted at number 4 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 8 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Twist Medley” by Rolling 60's charted at number 20 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 6 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Iko Iko” by Unique 2 charted at number 15 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Raumschiff (Starship) Edelweiss” by Edelweiss charted at number 17 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Tetris” by Doctor Spin charted at number 23 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the Netherlands

In 1981, “It's My Party” by Dave Stewart And Barbara Gaskin charted at number 40 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “O Superman” by Laurie Anderson charted at number 47 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Love Potion Number Nine” by Lee Towers charted at number 49 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Full Metal Jacket (I Wanna Be Your Drill Instructor)” by Abigail Mead And Nigel Goulding charted at number 4 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 16 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) charted at number 22 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Safe Sex Report” by Dickie Goodman charted at number 43 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Starship Edelweiss” by Edelweiss charted at number 19 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Dur dur d'être bébé! (It's Tough To Be A Baby)” by Jordy charted at number 26 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Man On The Moon” by R.E.M. charted at number 63 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Super Mario Land” by Ambassadors Of Funk Featuring M.C. Mario charted at number 93 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Teletubbies zeggen "A-oh!"” by Teletubbies charted at number 13 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “One Week” by Barenaked Ladies charted at number 95 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in France

In 1987, “He's My Girl” by David Hallyday charted at number 46 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Dur dur d'être bébé! (It's Tough To Be A Baby)” by Jordy charted at number 1 on the France Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Norway

In 1987, “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) charted at number 6 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Tarzan And Jane” by Toy-Box charted at number 10 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Switzerland

In 1987, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 6 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) charted at number 9 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Raumschiff (Starship) Edelweiss” by Edelweiss charted at number 16 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Canada

In 1959, “Uh! Oh! Part Two” by The Nutty Squirrels charted at number 10 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Seven Little Girls (Sitting In The Back Seat)” by Paul Evans And The Curls charted at number 17 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “El Paso” by Marty Robbins charted at number 20 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Ringo” by Lorne Greene charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 21 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Working In The Coal Mine” by Devo charted at number 41 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Destroyer” by The Kinks charted at number 50 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Jump Around” by House Of Pain charted at number 25 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

The Holiday Almanacs December 12, 2020

What's Today?

Today is Sat Dec the 12 in the year 2020 , a leap year
Jan 1 began on a Wed
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Second Day of Hanukkah
Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe
[USA] Autism Week Ends
[USA] Home Care Week Ends
[Mass] Civil Rights Week Ends
[World] Human Rights Week Ends
[El Salvador/Mexico] St Guadelupe Day
[El Salvador] Day of Indians
[Kenya] Independence Day/Jamhuri Day (1963) cessated from Britian
[Mexico] Day of the Virgin
[Pennsylvania] Ratification Day (1787)
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Astrological sign: Sagittarius: The Archer (thru 11-22 thru 12-21); Ruling Planet: Jupiter. Element: Fire. Traits: Bountiful, frank, versatile, philosophical. Body part associated with this sign: The thighs. Occupations: Travel, politics, meteorology, philosophy, religion.
Astrological sign: Capricorn: The Goat (12-22 thru 1-20) Ruling Planet: Saturn; Element: Earth; Traits: Ambitious, disciplined, persevering, pessimistic; Body part associated with this sign: The knees. Occupations: Positions of trust, banking, mountain climbing, coaching, engineering.
Flowers: narcissus, poinsettia and holly
Gems: turquoise and zircon
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Geminid meteor shower, radiant in Gemini (50-80 per hour) (thru 12-16)
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