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Demented Datebook: Births and Deaths (sorted by age), Events and Holidays December 19

Last Updated 06-28-2020

🎭Elaine Joyce -- is 77 in the year 2020 and 78 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1943
Actress, Game Show Hostess, Panelist
Names/Places: Bobby Van's widow, Neil Simon's wife
TV Shows: Don Knotts Show, City of Angels, Mr. Merlin

✍🎭🎵Tim Reid -- is 76 in the year 2020 and 77 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1944
Poet, TV Actor, TV Producer, Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: b. in Harvey, IL; Daphne Maxwell's husband
TV Shows: Richard Pryor Show, WKRP in Cincinnatti (as Gordon Sims aka DJ Venus Flytrap), Simon & Simon (as Det. Marcel Downtown Brown), Teachers Only, Frank's Place (as Frank Parrish), Snoops, Sister Sister (as Ray), That 70's Show (occasional)

🎵John McEuen -- is 75 in the year 2020 and 76 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1945
Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Multi-instrumentalist, Violinist
Names/Places: b. in Long Beach, CA
Group Names: Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

🎭Mike Lookinland -- is 60 in the year 2020 and 61 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1960
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
TV Shows: The Brady Bunch (as Bobby Brady), The Brady Bunch Variety Hour, The Bradys, The Brady Kids
Movie Titles: The Towering Inferno, The Point (TV movie), A Very Brady Christmas (TV movie)

🎭Jill Talley -- is 58 in the year 2020 and 59 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1962
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Names/Places: Tom Kenny's wife
TV Shows: American Dad, Mr. Show, SpongeBob SquarePants, The Boondocks
Movie Titles: The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie, Little Miss Sunshine, The Animatrix

🎭Holly Wortell -- is 56 in the year 2020 and 57 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1964
Actress
TV Shows: Bonnie Hunt Show (as Holly Jankofsky), Life with Bonnie
Movie Titles: Beethoven, Beethoven's 2nd

🎭Ken Marino -- is 52 in the year 2020 and 53 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1968
Actor, Producer
TV Shows: Axe Cop, Marry Me, Childrens Hospital (as Dr. Glenn Richie), Agent Carter
Movie Titles: Role Models, We're the Millers, Wanderlust, Gattaca

🎭🏆Amy Locane -- is 49 in the year 2020 and 50 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1971
Actress, Model
TV Shows: Melrose Place (as Sandy Louise Harling 1992)
Movie Titles: Secretary, Cry-Baby, Airheads, Blue Sky

📰🎭🎮🎵Alyssa Milano -- is 48 in the year 2020 and 49 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1972 N.S.
Columnist, Political Activist, TV/Movie Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer, Video Game Voice Actress, Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Brooklyn; MN:Jayne
Misc: was a big singer in Japan in the late 1980s decade
Song Titles: Voices That Care
Album Titles: Look in My Heart, Alyssa, Locked Inside a Dream, Do You See Me?
TV Shows: Who's the Boss (as Samantha Micelli), Melrose Place (as Jenny Mancini), Charmed (as Phoebe Halliwell), Romantically Challenged, Mistresses, My Name is Earl (as Billie Cunningham)
Movie Titles: Fear, Dickie Roberts (former child star)
Video Games: Ghostbusters: The Video Game

🎭🎵Marla Sokoloff -- is 40 in the year 2020 and 41 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1980
Actress, Musician
TV Shows: The Practice (as Lucy Hatcher), Desperate Housewives
Movie Titles: Sugar and Spice, Dude Where's My Car?

🎭Spoken Reasons -- is 32 in the year 2020 and 33 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1988 N.S.
Comedian
Album Titles: The Game Changer

🎭Nik Dodani -- is 27 in the year 2020 and 28 in the year 2021; b.12/19/1993 N.S.
Actor
TV Shows: Murphy Brown

✍🎭H. Allen Smith -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1907 d.2/24/1976 (68)
Humorist, TV Host
Misc: an authority on crime

🎭🎵Edith Piaf -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1915 d.10/11/1963 (47)
Movie Actress, Songwriter, Pop Singer, French
Names/Places: RMLN:Giovanna Gassion
Misc: Chanteuse (or a songstress, a concert or nightclub singer)

🎵Charlie Ryan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1915 d.2/16/2008 (92)
Country Singer
Names/Places: b. in Graceville, MN
Song Titles: Hot Rod Lincoln

🎵Little Jimmy Dickens -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1920 d.1/2/2015 (94)
Hall of Famer, Singer/Guitarist, Country Performer
Names/Places: b. in Bolt, WV
Misc: Grand Ole Opry
Song Titles: Take an Old Cold 'Tater (And Wait), Country Boy, Hillbilly Fever, A-Sleeping at the Foot of the Bed, May The Bird Of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose
Album Titles: May the Bird of Paradise Fly Up Your Nose

✍🎭🎵William E. "Bill" Richmond -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1921 N.S. d.6/4/2016 N.S. (94)
Screenwriter, Comedy Writer, Actor, Producer, Composer, Musician
TV Shows: Rowan and Martin's Laugh-in, Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color, The Carol Burnett Show, I Dream of Jeannie, Welcome Back Kotter, Three's Company, Wizards and Warriors, The John Larroquette Show, All in the Family, Blossom, Kate and Allie
Movie Titles: The Nutty Professor (screenplay), The Errand Boy (screenwriter), The Ladies Man (screenwriter)

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🎭Gary Morton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1924 d.3/30/1999 (74)
Actor, Comedian
Names/Places: RN:Morton Goldpaper; Lucille Ball's husband 1961-89
Misc: he was executive producer of Ball's "The Lucy Show," which aired 1962-68, "Here's Lucy" from 1968-74 and "Life With Lucy," which was canceled after two months in 1986.

🎨Al Kilgore -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1927 d.8/15/1983 (55)
Comic Strip Cartoonist
Misc: Bullwinkle

🎵Phil Ochs -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1940 N.S. d.4/9/1976 N.S. (35)
Political Activist, Songwriter, Folk Singer
Misc: anti-war folk singer (Joe Hill, War is Over); some say d. Apr 8

🎭Robert Urich -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/19/1946 d.4/16/2002 (55)
TV Actor, TV Host
Names/Places: b. in Toronto, OH; RLN:Slovak; Heather Menzies' hubby
TV Shows: Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (as Bob Sanders), S.W.A.T. (as Off. Jim Street), Soap (as Peter Campbell who got killed), Tabitha (as Paul Thurston), Vega$ (as Dan Tanna), Gavilan (star), Spenser: For Hire (as Spencer), American Dreamer (as Tom Nash), Crossroads (as Johnny Hawkins), National Geographic Explorer, The Lazarus Man, The Love Boat: The Next Wave

📰Donald Creighton -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/15/1902 d.12/19/1979 (77)
Historian, Canadian

🎭Bill Sellars -- Death Anniversary -- b.6/5/1925 N.S. d.12/19/2018 N.S. (93)
TV Producer/Director
TV Shows: All Creatures Great and Small (producer), Doctor Who (early version director)

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In 1843, Charles Dickens first published the classic yuletide tale, “A Christmas Carol,” in England.

In 1863, Londonʹs Frederick Walton patents linoleum, when Mr. Clean is just a gleam in the milkmanʹs eye. Didnʹt Barnes and Barnes sing a song about linoleum?

In 1919, “Thimble Theater” Comic Strip debut. Popeye would join the gang ten years later.

In 1936, The Silly Symphony film, “More Kittens” is released.

In 1947, “Here Comes Santa Claus” by Gene Autry entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1953, “Christmas Dragonet” Makes The Pop Chart by Stan Freberg; will peak at #13.

In 1953, “CʹEst Si Bon” Makes The Pop Chart by Stan Freberg; will peak at #13.

In 1959, On the cover of TV Guide: “Merry Christmas”. Other Articles: Ernie Kovacs, Wagon Train

In 1960, R.C., “The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Donʹt Be Late)” by The Chipmunks reentered the chart and peaked at #45 on the pop singles chart.

In 1964, Gilliganʹs Island episode #12. “Birds Gotta Fly, Fish Gotta Talk”. During Christmas, the Castaways get homesick and remember the first day they were shipwrecked. When Santa Claus “appears” on the island, many suspect he is the Skipper in costume. However, just as Santa departs while wishing the Castaways a Merry Christmas, the Skipper appears from the other direction.

In 1964, On the cover of TV Guide: “Merry Christmas”. Other Articles: Benny and Burns, Munsters

In 1964, “Downtown,” the first U.S. hit by British pop singer Petula Clark, enters the Hot 100 where it will remain for 15 weeks. It hits number one next month and stays there for two weeks. Allan Sherman parodied it into “Crazy Downtown,” and Mrs. Miller did a cover of the song.

In 1969, In a Brady Bunch episode called “The Voice of Christmas”, Carol loses her voice from too much choir practice and may not be able to sing at the Christmas services, Alice tries an old remedy for laryngitis on Carol while Cindy asks the department store Santa to make her well. Mike gets upset when Santa agrees.

In 1969, The Beatles Seventh Christmas album was released.

In 1970, On the cover of TV Guide: “Merry Christmas”. Other Articles: Eva Gabor, Stewart Granger

In 1971, Stanley Kubrickʹs X-rated “A Clockwork Orange” starring Malcolm McDowell premiered in New York, Toronto, San Francisco and Hollywood.

In 1973, Johnny Carson pulled a good one this night before a nationwide late-night audience on NBC. Carson started a fake toilet paper scare, when he mentioned during his “Tonight Show” monologue that a Wisconsin congressman had warned that toilet paper was disappearing from supermarket shelves. Toilet paper soon became a scarce commodity in many areas of the United States after the gag.

In 1975, C.W. McCall earns a Gold record by the RIAA for his novelty hits “Convoy,” which climbs to number one on the pop chart early next year. The song is a saga of interstate truck drivers and their run-ins with the law. It makes extensive use of, and helps popularize, CB radio language.

In 1980, The movie “9 to 5” starring Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton (who sang the hit theme) and Dabney Coleman opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A. Dolly Parton was blessed with two really big…Grammys…for the title song the following year.

In 1981, On the cover of TV Guide: “Merry Christmas”. Other Articles: John Forsythe, Far-Out Programs

In 1985, The first broadcast of the famous commercial where the elderly woman told a dispatcher, “Iʹve fallen, and I canʹt get up” aired on television. It was no laughing matter, but for some reason, it took on a life of its own.

In 1987, Both Paul Simon the musician, and Paul Simon, the presidential candidate, host “Saturday Night Live.”

In 1992, On the cover of TV Guide: “Toon Boom”. Other Articles: Cartoons, Linda Lavin

In 1994, “MTV Oddities” debut.

In 1996, “Bad Hair Day” video by “Weird Al” Yankovic was certified Gold

In 1996, The school board of Oakland, California, voted to recognize Black English, also known as “ebonics,” in a decision that set off a firestorm of controversy. (The board later reversed its stance.)

In 2001, The movie “Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2014, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson had its final first run show with Ferguson as host.

In 2018, The movie “Mary Poppins Returns” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.S.

In 1942, “Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition” by Kay Kyser And His Orchestra Featuring The Glee Club charted at number 3 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1942, “Der Fuehrer's Face” by Spike Jones And His City Slickers Featuring Carl Grayson charted at number 9 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “Santa Baby” by Eartha Kitt charted at number 8 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “Eh! Cumpari” by Julius LaRosa charted at number 10 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “Christmas Dragnet” by Stan Freberg charted at number 13 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “Istanbul (Not Constantinople)” by The Four Lads charted at number 19 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “El Paso” by Marty Robbins charted at number 11 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Uh! Oh! Part Two” by The Nutty Squirrels charted at number 15 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 26 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Deck Of Cards” by Wink Martindale charted at number 38 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Running Bear” by Johnny Preston charted at number 41 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “High School U.S.A.” by Tommy Facenda charted at number 47 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Love Potion #9” by The Clovers charted at number 52 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Uh-Hu” by The Nutty Squirrels charted at number 54 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Midnight Stroll” by The Revels charted at number 57 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “The Happy Reindeer” by Dancer Prancer And Nervous charted at number 80 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Teach Me Tiger” by April Stevens charted at number 86 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)” by The Chipmunks With The Music Of David Seville charted at number 89 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Do-Re-Mi” by Mitch Miller And His Orchestra And Chorus charted at number 92 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Baghdad Rock (Part 1)” by The Shieks charted at number 111 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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

In 1964, “Love Potion #9” by The Searchers charted at number 30 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Leader Of The Laundromat” by Detergents charted at number 33 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Sidewalk Surfin'” by Jan And Dean charted at number 37 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Do-Wacka-Do” by Roger Miller charted at number 46 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Makin' Whoopee” by Ray Charles charted at number 72 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “The Name Game” by Shirley Ellis charted at number 73 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Amos Moses” by Jerry Reed charted at number 60 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Bridget The Midget (The Queen Of The Blues)” by Ray Stevens charted at number 86 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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

In 1981, “Little Darlin'” by Sheila charted at number 69 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “WKRP In Cincinnati” by Steve Carlisle charted at number 74 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “It's My Party” by Dave Stewart And Barbara Gaskin charted at number 96 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

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

In 1987, “Dude (Looks Like A Lady)” by Aerosmith charted at number 14 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 59 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Hot Hot Hot” by Buster Poindexter And His Banshees Of Blue charted at number 85 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Jump Around” by House Of Pain charted at number 28 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Mr. Wendal” by Arrested Development charted at number 53 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Sesame's Treet” by Smart E's charted at number 71 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “I Missed The Bus” by Kris Kross charted at number 84 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “One Week” by Barenaked Ladies charted at number 25 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Jump Jive An' Wail” by The Brian Setzer Orchestra charted at number 98 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.K.

In 1953, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by The Beverly Sisters charted at number 7 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by Jimmy Boyd charted at number 8 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by Billy Cotton And His Band charted at number 11 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Seven Little Girls (Sitting In The Back Seat)” by The Avons charted at number 4 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Theme From 'Rawhide'” by Frankie Laine charted at number 9 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Deck Of Cards” by Wink Martindale charted at number 18 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Ringo” by Lorne Greene charted at number 44 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Grandad” by Clive Dunn charted at number 6 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Ant Rap” by Adam And The Ants charted at number 4 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “The Lunatics (Have Taken Over The Asylum)” by Fun Boy Three charted at number 20 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “The Birdie Song (Birdie Dance)” by The Tweets charted at number 28 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Stars Over 45” by Chas 'n' Dave charted at number 36 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hokey Cokey” by Snowmen charted at number 40 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Jingle Bells (Laughing All The Way)” by Hysterics charted at number 44 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Let's All Sing Like The Birdies Sing” by The Tweets charted at number 47 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Blackboard Jungle” by The Barron Knights charted at number 57 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “I Wanna Be A Winner” by Brown Sauce charted at number 64 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Christmas On 45” by Holly And The Ivys charted at number 66 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree” by Comic Relief Presents Mel And Kim Performed By Kim Wilde And Mel Smith charted at number 6 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Fairytale Of New York” by The Pogues Featuring Kirsty MacColl charted at number 8 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Christmas In Hollis” by Run-D.M.C. charted at number 56 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Stutter Rap (No Sleep 'Til Bedtime)” by Morris Minor And The Majors charted at number 72 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Time Warp II” by Damian charted at number 78 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by Michael Jackson charted at number 93 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Cashing In On Christmas” by Bad News charted at number 96 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Slam Jam” by WWF Superstars charted at number 4 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Man On The Moon” by R.E.M. charted at number 38 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Television, The Drug Of The Nation” by Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy charted at number 44 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Achy Breaky Heart” by Alvin And The Chipmunks With Billy Ray Cyrus charted at number 61 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” by Björn Again charted at number 64 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Super Mario Land” by Ambassadors Of Funk Featuring M.C. Mario charted at number 70 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Naughty Christmas (Goblin In The Office)” by Fat Les charted at number 21 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “The Official BBC Children In Need Medley” by Peter Kay's Animated All Stars charted at number 2 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2009, “Fairytale Of New York” by The Pogues Featuring Kirsty MacColl charted at number 18 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Fairytale Of New York” by The Pogues Featuring Kirsty MacColl charted at number 20 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Peanut Butter Jelly” by Galantis charted at number 75 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Australia

In 1953, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by Jimmy Boyd charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “St. George And The Dragonet” by Stan Freberg charted at number 11 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas” by Gayla Peevey charted at number 16 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1953, “Terry's Theme From 'Limelight'” by Frank Chacksfield And His Orchestra charted at number 19 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 8 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 10 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Ringo” by Lorne Greene charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Lola” by The Kinks charted at number 18 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1970, “Rubber Duckie” by Jim Henson (as Ernie) charted at number 20 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Down Under / Crazy” by Men At Work charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “(Si si) Je suis un Rock Star / Rio de Janeiro” by Bill Wyman charted at number 7 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 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Beautiful World / Planet Earth” by Devo charted at number 22 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 30 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 43 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 70 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Marijuana Australiana / Ned Kelly's Tunes” by The Bushwackers charted at number 88 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Berserk Warriors / L'Amour No More” by Mental As Anything charted at number 95 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Star Trekkin' / Dub Trek” by The Firm (U.K.) charted at number 49 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Bad News charted somewhere on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Jump Around” by House Of Pain charted at number 26 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Baby Got Back” by Sir Mix-A-Lot charted at number 46 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 47 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2015, “Whip It!” by LunchMoney Lewis Featuring Chloe Angelides charted at number 23 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 9 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Working In The Coal Mine” by Devo charted at number 16 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 24 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Too Drunk To F**k” by Dead Kennedys charted at number 29 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Pull Up To The Bumper” by Grace Jones 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, “Snoopy's Christmas” by The Royal Guardsmen charted at number 38 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 43 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Bad News charted at number 48 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Girlfriend In A Coma” by The Smiths charted at number 50 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Man On The Moon” by R.E.M. charted at number 16 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Coconut” by Smile charted at number 31 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Sweden

In 1998, “DooDah!” by Cartoons charted at number 39 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Austria

In 1992, “Raumschiff (Starship) Edelweiss” by Edelweiss charted at number 10 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, “Tetris” by Doctor Spin charted at number 29 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the Netherlands

In 1981, “Love Potion Number Nine” by Lee Towers charted at number 42 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 8 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Pump Up The Volume” by M/A/R/R/S charted at number 23 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) charted at number 50 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Safe Sex Report” by Dickie Goodman charted at number 89 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Christmas In Hollis” by Run-D.M.C. charted at number 94 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 12 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Starship Edelweiss” by Edelweiss charted at number 21 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1992, “Man On The Moon” by R.E.M. charted at number 54 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1998, “Teletubbies zeggen "A-oh!"” by Teletubbies charted at number 14 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in France

In 1987, “He's My Girl” by David Hallyday charted at number 34 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 1998, “Tarzan And Jane” by Toy-Box charted at number 8 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 7 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1987, “Walk The Dinosaur” by Was (Not Was) charted at number 11 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

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

Unusual Songs Charting in Canada

In 1959, “El Paso” by Marty Robbins charted at number 1 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1959, “Uh! Oh! Part Two” by The Nutty Squirrels charted at number 9 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1964, “Ringo” by Lorne Greene charted at number 2 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Hooked On Classics (medley)” by Louis Clark Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra charted at number 26 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1981, “Working In The Coal Mine” by Devo charted at number 49 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 19, 2020

What's Today?

Today is Sat Dec the 19 in the year 2020 , a leap year
Jan 1 began on a Wed
This is day 354 of the year
Serialnumber = 44172
Julian date = 2459191 O.S.= 12 - 6 - 2020

Calendar

Holidays

[USA] Drunk and Drugged Driving Awareness Week Ends
[USA] Tell Someone They're Doing A Good Job Week Ends
[Hawaii] Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop's Birthday
[Mexico] Los Posadas Days/Lodgings (Thru Dec 24)
[Phillipines] Christmas Observance, Holiday, world's longest Xmas season thru Jan 6
[USA] Almanac Day
[USA] Can't Get Up Day
[USA] Halcyon Days (Day 6) (7 days, 1st of two zones)
[USA] Holidays Are Pickle Days (thru 12-31)
[World] Language Week (Day 5)
[World] Saturnalia. thru Dec 23; popular among Romans
[Zanzibar] Independence Day (1961)

Reminders

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
Full Moon: the Cold Moon and the Oak Moon, the Long Night's Moon
Art and Architecture Books Month
Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
Hi Neighbor Month
Bingo's Birthday Month
Drunk and Drugged Driving Awareness Month
International Calendar Awareness Month
Made In America Month
National Indigestion Season-Jewish Book Month
Project Red Ribbon (Nov 1-Jan 1)
Read A New Book Month
Safe Toys and Gifts Month
Stress-Free Family Holidays Month
Universal Human Rights Month
[ancient Rome] Divalia
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