It’s 15 October 2023 – Motorcycle Ride Day

Sunday Will Be:

  • Global Handwashing Day – A gentle reminder to wash your hands to fight off those germs!
  • Mushroom Day – Not those types of mushrooms…  Add some mushrooms to your salad, or saute with onions for your burger or steak! 
  • Motorcycle Ride Day – Fall is a great time to go for a ride!
  • Grouch Day – Go ahead and be a grouch.
  • Pug Day – Celebrate those adorable wrinkle face dogs!

Birthdays! Sunday, October 15th:

  • Keyshia Cole, 42 – R&B singer who is “Heaven Scent”
  • Ginuwine, 53 – Legendary “Pony” singer 
  • Kimberly Schlapman, 54 – Little Big Town singer
  • Vanessa Marcil, 55 – General Hospital and Beverly Hills, 90210 actress
  • Brenda K. Starr, 57 – “I Still Believe” Mariah Carey was her backup singer
  • Eric Benét, 57 – R&B singer who cheated on Halle Berry
  • Emeril Lagasse, 64 – Celebrity chef.  BAM!
  • Sarah Ferguson,  64 – The Duchess of York
  • Tito Jackson, 70 – Singer, guitarist, and member of The Jackson 5
  • Richard Carpenter, 77 – The Carpenters singer 
  • Penny Marshall ( 1943 – 2018) Director and forever Laverne DeFazio in the sitcom Laverne & Shirley 
  • Mario Puzo  (1920 – 1999)  Author of The Godfather

Sunday In History:

  • 1951: I Love Lucy premiered on CBS
  • 1973: Elton John’s “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” was released
  • 1976: The first debate of its kind between VP nominees Bob Dole (Republican) and Walter Mondale (Democrat) faced off in Houston.  Dole was Gerald Ford’s running mate.  Mondale was Jimmy Carter’s.
  • 1981: Metallica formed as a band
  • 1982: The first Evil Deadpremiered in Detroit. 
  • 1992: Madonna holds a “Sex” party at Industria Superstudio in Manhattan to promote her upcoming book Sex. She shows up dressed like Little Bo Peep, carrying a stuffed lamb
  • 1999: Fight Club was released, starring Brad Pitt
  • 2000: Larry David’s Curb Your Enthusiasm premised on HBO
  • 2011: Scotty McCreery picks up a Ford F-150 pickup truck at a North Carolina dealership. One of his prizes for winning American Idol
  • 2018: Sears files for bankruptcy.