- Today Is…
- Hairstyle Appreciation Day – Our hairstylist do more than our hair. They act as our stand-in therapist too! Today show them how much we appreciate them. Shoot them a text or post up about them on the socials.
- Hug A Plumber Day – Often a thankless job for unclogging our mess.
- Talia Shire, 75 – Adrian in the “Rocky” movies
- Jason Lee, 51 – He’s Earl Hickey on “My Name is Earl”, and Dave Seville in the “Alvin & the Chipmunks” movies
- Renée Zellweger, 52 – Oscar winning actress! She’s Bridget Jones, Roxie in “Chicago”, Judy Garland in “Judy”, and Dorothy in “Jerry Maguire”
- Joe Buck, 52 – NFL and MLB commentator who’s set to guest host on Jeopardy!
- Eric Avery, 56 – Co-founder and bassist of Jane’s Addiction
- Rory Feek, 56 – Widowed country singer
- Hank Azaria, 57 – Actor and voice actor for several characters on The Simpsons
- Len Goodman, 77 – The most honest judge on “Dancing with the Stars”
- Al Pacino, 81 – Hollywood royalty!
- Ella Fitzgerald (1917 – 1996) Legendary jazz singer.
In History Today
- 1901: New York becomes 1st state requiring automobile license plates ($1 fee)
- 1928: Buddy, a German Shepherd, becomes 1st guide dog for a US citizen Morris Frank
- 1950: Chuck Cooper becomes the 1st African American to be drafted into the NBA (for Boston Celtics)
- 1952: American Bowling Congress approves use of an automatic pinsetter
- 1992: “Jump” by Kris Kross hits #1 in the US, where it stays for eight weeks.
- 1997: Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion was released starring Lisa Kudrow and Mira Sorvino
- 2002: 30-year-old Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes of TLC dies in a tragic car accident in La Ceiba, Honduras.
- 2018: Kanye West tweets his love for Donald Trump, gets criticism from fans but praise from the President
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