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Demented Datebook: Births and Deaths (sorted by name), Events and Holidays December 13

Last Updated 12-17-2019

🎵🎸Berton Averre -- is 65 in the year 2019 and 66 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1954
Keyboardist, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Group Names: The Knack

⛪🎭🎵John Davidson -- is 78 in the year 2019 and 79 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1941
Baptist, Actor, Game Show Host, TV Talk Show Host, Panelist, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Pittsburgh
TV Shows: The Girl With Something Extra, John Davidson Show, That's Incredible, Hollywood Squares

🎭Jim Davidson -- is 66 in the year 2019 and 67 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1953 N.S.
Comedian, Game Show Host, English
TV Shows: Big Break (host 1991-2002)

🎭Taylor Emerson -- is 30 in the year 2019 and 31 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1989
Actor
TV Shows: Oliver Beene (as Michael)
Movie Titles: Dinner with Friends, Kamen Rider: Dragon Knight, An All Dogs Christmas Carol

🎭Jamie Foxx -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1967
Actor, Comedian
Song Titles: Gold Digger
TV Shows: In Living Color, Roc (as Crazy George), Jaime Foxx Show (as Jaime)
Movie Titles: Django Unchained, The Soloist, Any Given Sunday, Bait, Breakin' The Rules, The Collateral, Ray, Stealth, Jarhead, Miami Vice (2006), Dreamgirls, The Kingdom

🎭🎮Kathy Garver -- is 74 in the year 2019 and 75 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1945
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer, Video Game Voice Actress
TV Shows: Family Affair (as Catherine "Cissy" Patterson-Davis), Super Friends, The Fonz and the Happy Days Gang, Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends
Movie Titles: Sweet November, The Princess Diaries
Video Games: 1954 Alcatraz

🎭Diane Lander -- is 68 in the year 2019 and 69 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1951
Actress
Names/Places: 2x Neil Simon's wife
TV Shows: House Calls (as Nurse Sally Bowman)

🎭Wendie Malick -- is 69 in the year 2019 and 70 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1950
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer
TV Shows: Just Shoot Me (as Nina Van Horn), Frasier, Dream On (as Dr. Judith Tupper Stone), Hot in Cleveland (as Victoria Chase)
Movie Titles: The Emperor's New Groove (voice)

🎮American McGee -- is 47 in the year 2019 and 48 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1972 N.S.
Video Game Designer
Video Games: American McGee's Alice, Alice: Madness Returns, Spicy Horse, Spicy Pony, Scrapland, Bad Day L.A.

🎭🎵Irene Molloy -- is 41 in the year 2019 and 42 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1978
Actress, Songwriter, Singer
TV Shows: Grosse Pointe (as Hunter Fallow/Becky Johnson), Andy Richter Controls the Universe (as Wendy McKay)
Movie Titles: Story of a Bad Boy

🎭Lenny Schultz -- is 86 in the year 2019 and 87 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1933
Actor, Comedian
Misc: retired from acting in 1984
TV Shows: Ball Four (as Birdman), Laugh In (regular '77)

🎭Dick Van Dyke -- is 94 in the year 2019 and 95 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1925
Hall of Famer, TV/Movie/Stage Actor, Comedian, Variety Show Host
Names/Places: b. in West Plains, Mo.
TV Shows: Bye Bye Birdie, Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Pantotime Quiz, The Dick Van Dyke Show (as Rob Petrie), New Dick Van Dyke Show (as Dick Preston), Carol Burnett Show, Van Dyke & Company, Diagnosis Murder (as Dr. Mark Sloan)

✍⛪🎭Johnnie Whitaker -- is 60 in the year 2019 and 61 in the year 2020; b.12/13/1959
Writer, Missionary, Actor, Producer/Director
TV Shows: Family Affair (as Jonathan "Jody" Patterson), Sigmund & the Sea Monsters
Movie Titles: Tom Sawyer, The Littlest Angel

🎭Heather North -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/13/1950 d.11/30/2017 N.S. (66)
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress
Misc: retired from acting in 2003
TV Shows: Scooby-Doo (as Daphine 1970-1986, 1997, 2003)
Movie Titles: The Barefoot Executive

🎭Don Saxon -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/13/1916 d.1/5/1999 (82)
Comedian, Vaudevillan
Misc: teamed with Tim Herbert in a comedy duo, produced Broadway plays

💰Jack Tramiel -- Birth Anniversary -- b.12/13/1928 d.4/8/2012 (83)
Businessperson
Misc: Founder of Commodore Computers and former CEO of Atari International

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🎭"Pigmeat" Markham -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/18/1906 d.12/13/1981 (75)
Comedian
Names/Places: RFN:Dewey
TV Shows: Laugh In (as Here-Come-de-Judge Man)

🎭Tim Moore -- Death Anniversary -- b.12/9/1887 d.12/13/1958 (71)
Actor, Comedian
TV Shows: Amos 'n Andy (as George Kingfish Stevens)

🎭Martin Ransohoff -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/7/1927 N.S. d.12/13/2017 N.S. (90)
TV/Movie Producer
TV Shows: The Beverly Hillbilles, Mister Ed

✍🎭🎵Alan Thicke -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/1/1947 d.12/13/2016 N.S. (69)
Screen/Scriptwriter, Comedy Writer, Actor, Game Show Host, TV Talk Show Host, TV Producer, Composer, Songwriter, Canadian
Names/Places: b. in Kirland Lake, Ont.; RLN:Jeffery
TV Shows: The Facts of Life (theme composer), Diff'rent Strokes (theme composer), Wheel of Fortune (composer of "Big Wheels" theme 1975-1983), The Wizard of Odds (theme composer), The Joker's Wild (theme composer), Thicke of the Night (host), Growing Pains (as Jason Seaver), Animal Crack-Ups, Hope and Gloria (as Dennis Dupree)

🎭Spencer Williams -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/14/1893 d.12/13/1969 (76)
TV/Movie Actor
TV Shows: Amos 'n' Andy (as Andy Brown)

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In 1940, The Donald Duck film, “Fire Chief” is released.

In 1952, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by Spike Jones entered the Top 40 chart. There was also a rare adult version of this song, but I canʹt say the title of this version on a family website, but all I can tell you is that kissing wasnʹt all that she was doing to Santa!

In 1952, “The World Is Waiting For The Sun To Rise” Makes The Pop Chart by Stan Freberg; will peak at #24.

In 1958, On the cover of TV Guide: “Danny Thomas”. Other Articles: George Fenneman, Fred Astaire

In 1959, On the Ed Sullivan Show: Brook Benton and David Seville are Musical Guests.

In 1959, ED SULLIVAN SHOW BROOK BENTON and DAVID SEVILLE are Musical Guests

In 1961, Jimmy Deanʹs album “Big Bad John” was the first country album to be certified Gold by the RIAA

In 1969, “Aliceʹs Restaurant” by Arlo Guthrie is released.

In 1971, “All In The Family” album by Original Cast was certified Gold

In 1975, NBCʹs Saturday Night wasnʹt so-live as it had to use a time delay to accomodate any necessary censoring of guest host Richard Pryor. The tape delay was used years later on host Andrew Dice Clay.

In 1975, On “Saturday Night Live,” John Belushiʹs Samurai character actually speaks his only line of dialogue in English, telling Richard Pryor “I can dig where youʹre coming from.”

In 1975, “Convoy” by C.W. McCall entered the Top 40 chart.

In 1976, “Disco Duck” single by Rick Dees and His Cast Of Idiots was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1980, R.C., “Theme From The Dukes Of Hazzard (Good Olʹ Boys)” by Waylon Jennings peaked at #21 on the pop singles chart. Donʹt laugh. This show was really big in those days.

In 1983, Penn and Teller levitate Alan Thicke on “Thicke of the Night.”

In 1986, Penn and Teller performed “The Worldʹs Most Expensive Card Trick” on “Saturday Night Live.”

In 1988, Three men end 29-hr all-466-station subway ride in New York City.

In 1991, The movie “Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1996, Since David Letterman is an un-credited voice in the new film, “Beavis and Butt-head Do America,” he lets the characters promote it on “The Late Show,” with the moronsʹ first ever late night talk show appearance. The stunt requires animators and technicians from both shows, including the boyʹs creator Mike Judge, to work around the clock putting the segment together.

In 1996, The movie “Jerry Maguire” starring Tom Cruise opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A. Show me the movie!

In 1996, The movie “Mars Attacks” with a star-studded cast was released in theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1999, “A Little Bit Of Mambo” album by Lou Bega was certified Multi Platinum 3.0 by the RIAA

In 2002, The movies “Star Trek Nemesis”, “The Hot Chick”, and “Maid in Manhattan” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 2002, “Robbie the Reindeer” first aired on CBS-TV. Britney Spears is one of the voices!

In 2003, A bearded and apparently disoriented Saddam Hussein, the deposed Iraqi president, was captured by U.S. troops in a small underground hideout southeast of his hometown of Tikrit, ending an eight-month manhunt.

In 2016, Actor Alan Thicke, best remembered as the beloved dad on the ABC series “Growing Pains,” died in Los Angeles at age 69.

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.S.

In 1947, “Too Fat Polka” by Arthur Godfrey charted at number 3 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1947, “Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo)” by Danny Kaye And The Andrews Sisters charted at number 6 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1947, “The Whiffenpoof Song” by Bing Crosby With The Fred Waring Glee Club charted at number 7 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1947, “Civilization (Bongo, Bongo, Bongo)” by Louis Prima charted at number 15 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1952, “It's In The Book” by Johnny Standley charted at number 2 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1952, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” by Jimmy Boyd charted at number 6 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1952, “Jambalaya (On The Bayou)” by Jo Stafford charted at number 11 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “Beep Beep” by The Playmates charted at number 4 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “Chantilly Lace” by The Big Bopper charted at number 15 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)” by The Chipmunks With The Music Of David Seville charted at number 37 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “The Teen Commandments” by Paul Anka With George Hamilton IV And Johnny Nash charted at number 42 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “Big Bopper's Wedding” by The Big Bopper charted at number 64 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “The Blob” by The Five Blobs charted at number 70 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “Little Red Riding Hood” by The Big Bopper charted at number 72 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Jam Up And Jelly Tight” by Tommy Roe charted at number 31 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Sugar, Sugar” by The Archies charted at number 32 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Okie From Muskogee” by Merle Haggard charted at number 47 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Jingle Jangle” by The Archies charted at number 48 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Alice's Rock And Roll Restaurant” by Arlo Guthrie charted at number 98 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Low Rider” by War charted at number 18 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Convoy” by C.W. McCall charted at number 29 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Whip It” by Devo charted at number 17 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Theme From 'The Dukes Of Hazzard' (Good Ol' Boys)” by Waylon Jennings charted at number 21 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “9 To 5” by Dolly Parton charted at number 45 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Turning Japanese” by The Vapors charted at number 47 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Teacher, Teacher” by Rockpile charted at number 56 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “What Can You Get A Wookiee For Christmas (When He Already Owns A Comb?)” by The Star Wars Intergalactic Droid Choir And Chorale (Meco) charted at number 91 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “People Who Died” by The Jim Carrol Band charted at number 104 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles charted at number 2 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Wild Wild Life” by Talking Heads charted at number 27 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “You Be Illin'” by Run-D.M.C. charted at number 31 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “That's Life” by David Lee Roth charted at number 93 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba charted at number 8 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Lollipop (Candyman)” by Aqua charted at number 48 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Did I Shave My Legs For This?” by Deana Carter charted at number 91 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2003, “Milkshake” by Kelis charted at number 4 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2014, “Girl In A Country Song” by Maddie And Tae charted at number 59 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.K.

In 1958, “Bird Dog” by The Everly Brothers charted at number 15 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “Summertime Blues” by Eddie Cochran charted at number 22 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Sugar, Sugar” by The Archies charted at number 1 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “A Boy Named Sue” by Johnny Cash charted at number 33 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Je t'aime... moi non plus (I love you...me neither)” by Jane Birkin And Serge Gainsbourg charted at number 42 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Space Oddity” by David Bowie charted at number 49 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Bohemian Rhapsody” by Queen charted at number 1 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “D.I.V.O.R.C.E.” by Billy Connolly charted at number 18 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Renta Santa” by Chris Hill charted at number 22 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “(Are You Ready) Do The Bus Stop” by The Fatback Band charted at number 34 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Space Oddity” by David Bowie charted at number 38 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Make A Daft Noise For Christmas” by The Goodies charted at number 47 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Dance Of The Cuckoos” by The Band Of The Black Watch charted at number 49 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Let's Womble To The Party Tonight” by The Wombles charted at number 50 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “There's No One Quite Like Grandma” by St. Winifred's School Choir charted at number 2 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Stop The Cavalry” by Jona Lewie charted at number 3 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Theme From 'Minder' (I Could Be So Good For You)” by Dennis Waterman charted at number 14 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Flash's Theme a.k.a. Flash” by Queen charted at number 20 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Rabbit” by Chas 'n' Dave charted at number 34 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Never Mind The Presents” by The Barron Knights charted at number 36 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Enola Gay” by Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark charted at number 39 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “It's Hard To Be Humble” by Mac Davis charted at number 47 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Whip It” by Devo charted at number 55 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Baggy Trousers” by Madness charted at number 66 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles charted at number 31 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “In The Army Now” by Status Quo charted at number 40 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Santa Claus Is On The Dole/First Atheist Tabernacle Choir” by Spitting Image charted at number 52 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Every Loser Wins” by Nick Berry charted at number 67 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Celebration Rap” by MC Miker G And Deejay Sven charted at number 98 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “My Boy Lollipop” by Lulu charted at number 100 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Teletubbies Say Eh-Oh!” by Teletubbies charted at number 1 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Barbie Girl” by Aqua charted at number 3 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba charted at number 38 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2008, “Fairytale Of New York” by The Pogues Featuring Kirsty MacColl charted at number 19 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2014, “Fairytale Of New York” by The Pogues Featuring Kirsty MacColl charted at number 18 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2014, “Do You Want To Build A Snowman?” by Kristen Bell, Agatha Lee Monn And Katie Lopez charted at number 92 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Australia

In 1958, “Bird Dog” by The Everly Brothers charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1958, “Summertime Blues” by Eddie Cochran charted at number 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Put Another Log On The Fire (Male Chauvinist National Anthem) / Slap Your Draughty Blue Jeans” by Bill And Boyd charted at number 47 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Father Christmas Do Not Touch Me / The Inbetweenies” by The Goodies charted at number 98 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Shaddap You Face / Ain't In No Hurry” by Joe Dolce Music Theatre charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “The Time Warp” by Various Artists charted at number 5 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Kiss Army / Normdrum” by Norman Gunston charted at number 13 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Ashes To Ashes / Move On” by David Bowie charted at number 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “I Like Chinese / I Bet You They Won't Play This Song On The Radio” by Monty Python charted at number 35 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Generals And Majors / The Somnambulist” by XTC charted at number 38 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “It's Hard To Be Humble / The Greatest Gift Of All” by Mac Davis charted at number 48 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Psycho Chicken” by The Fools charted at number 51 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Lola / You Really Got Me / Celluloid Heroes” by The Kinks charted at number 69 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Whip It / Turnaround” by Devo charted at number 81 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Baggy Trousers / The Business” by Madness charted at number 99 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles charted at number 30 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Wild Wild Life” by Talking Heads charted at number 41 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Barbie Girl” by Aqua charted at number 6 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Doctor Jones” by Aqua charted at number 7 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Walkin' On The Sun” by Smash Mouth charted at number 14 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Men In Black” by Will Smith charted at number 39 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in New Zealand

In 1975, “Put Another Log On The Fire (Male Chauvinist National Anthem)” by Bill And Boyd charted at number 13 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “We Don't Know How Lucky We Are” by Fred Dagg (John Clarke) charted at number 22 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Ashes To Ashes” by David Bowie charted at number 16 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Shaddap You Face” by Joe Dolce Music Theatre charted at number 22 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “It's Hard To Be Humble” by Mac Davis charted at number 32 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Rumors” by Timex Social Club charted at number 5 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles charted at number 9 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Doctor Jones” by Aqua charted at number 9 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Sweden

In 1975, “Theme From 'M*A*S*H' (Suicide Is Painless)” by Small Town Singers charted at number 17 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Doctor Jones” by Aqua charted at number 3 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Fire Water Burn” by The Bloodhound Gang charted at number 8 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Barbie Girl” by Aqua charted at number 13 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba charted at number 19 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Walkin' On The Sun” by Smash Mouth charted at number 47 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Austria

In 1969, “Sugar, Sugar” by The Archies charted at number 1 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Je t'aime... moi non plus (I love you...me neither)” by Jane Birkin avec Serge Gainsbourg charted at number 5 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “In The Year 2525 (Exordium And Terminus)” by Zager And Evans charted at number 7 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “In The Army Now” by Status Quo charted at number 2 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Barbie Girl” by Aqua charted at number 4 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Men In Black” by Will Smith charted at number 17 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba charted at number 21 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the Netherlands

In 1969, “Sugar, Sugar” by The Archies charted at number 20 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Space Oddity” by David Bowie charted at number 4 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “De vogeltjesdans (aka The Chicken Dance)” by De Electronica's charted at number 6 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Lola (Live)” by The Kinks charted at number 10 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Baggy Trousers” by Madness charted at number 13 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles charted at number 1 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Celebration Rap” by MC Miker G And Deejay Sven charted at number 12 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Rumors” by Timex Social Club charted at number 16 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “In The Army Now” by Status Quo charted at number 42 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Doctor Jones” by Aqua charted at number 4 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Barbie Girl” by Aqua charted at number 8 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba charted at number 49 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in France

In 1986, “Holiday Rap” by MC Miker G And Deejay Sven charted at number 12 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “In The Army Now” by Status Quo charted at number 42 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Barbie Girl” by Aqua charted at number 2 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Men In Black” by Will Smith charted at number 38 on the France Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Norway

In 1969, “Sugar, Sugar” by The Archies charted at number 1 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1969, “Je t'aime... moi non plus (I love you...me neither)” by Jane Birkin And Serge Gainsbourg charted at number 2 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Ashes To Ashes” by David Bowie charted at number 6 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “In The Army Now” by Status Quo charted at number 6 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba charted at number 8 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Sign Up For The Champions” by Manchester United charted at number 14 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Switzerland

In 1969, “Sugar, Sugar” by The Archies charted at number 3 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1980, “Ashes To Ashes” by David Bowie charted at number 13 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “In The Army Now” by Status Quo charted at number 1 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Barbie Girl” by Aqua charted at number 1 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Men In Black” by Will Smith charted at number 10 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1997, “Tubthumping” by Chumbawamba charted at number 14 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Canada

In 1969, “Jam Up And Jelly Tight” by Tommy Roe charted at number 16 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1975, “Low Rider” by War charted at number 6 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

In 1986, “Walk Like An Egyptian” by The Bangles charted at number 14 on the Canada Pop Singles Chart

The Holiday Almanacs December 13, 2020

What's Today?

Today is Sun Dec the 13 in the year 2020 , a leap year
Jan 1 began on a Wed
This is day 348 of the year
Serialnumber = 44166
Julian date = 2459185 O.S.= 11 - 30 - 2020

Calendar

Holidays

Third Day of Hanukkah
Third Sunday of Advent
[USA] Drunk and Drugged Driving Awareness Week Begins
[USA] Tell Someone They're Doing A Good Job Week Begins
[Malta] Republic Day (1974)
[Mexico] Guadalupe Day
[St Lucia] Independence day (1978)
[Sweden] Santa Lucia Day
[USA] Clip-on Tie Day
[USA] Great Native Americans Week (Day 4) (Thru 12-15)
[USA] Holidays Are Pickle Days (thru 12-31)
[Upper Volta] National Day

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
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