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ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Monday November 8, 2010, Almanacs & Celebrity Birthdays

DAILY ALMANACS

Monday, November 8, was the 312th day of 2010. 53 days remain before 2011 begins.

HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS ON THIS DATE

State capitol building at Helena. Montana was admitted as the 41st state on this date in 1889 (courtesy of Montana via Wikipedia Commons)

* On November 8, 1960, Massachusetts senator John F. Kennedy defeated Vice President Richard M. Nixon for the presidency.

* In 1889, Montana became the 41st state of the United States.

* In 1923, Adolph Hitler launched his first attempt at seizing power in Germany with a failed coup in Munich which became known as the “Beer-Hall Putsch.”

* In 1932, New York Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt defeated incumbent Herbert Hoover for the presidency.

* In 1988, Vice President George H.W. Bush won the presidential election, defeating Michael Dukakis, the Massachusetts Governor.

* In 1994, midterm elections resulted in Republicans winning a majority in the Senate and gaining control of the House for the first time in 40 years.

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

83 Patti Page, singer.

79 Morley Safer, CBS newsman.

60 Mary Hart, Entertainment tonight.

43 Courtney Thorne-Smith, actress from the TV show, According to Jim.

35 Tara Reid, actress

27 Chris Rankin, actor from the Harry Potter films.


ENTERTAINMENT NEWS: Friday November 9, 2010, Almanacs & Celebrity Birthdays

DAILY ALMANACS

Friday, November 5, was the 309th day of 2010. There are 56 days left in the year.

HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS ON THIS DATE

Parker Brothers began marketing the Monopoly board game on this date in 1935 (courtesy of Parker Brothers via Wikipedia Commons)

* On November 5, 1940, President Franklin D. Roosevelt won an unprecedented third term in office as he defeated Republican challenger Wendell L. Willkie.

*In 1872, suffragist Susan B. Anthony defied the law by trying to vote for President Ulysses S. Grant. Anthony was convicted by a judge and fined $100, but never paid the fine.

* In 1935, Parker Brothers began marketing the board game, Monopoly.

* In 1946, Republicans captured control of both the Senate and the House in midterm elections.

* In 1968, Richard M. Nixon won the presidency, defeating Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey and American Independent candidate George C. Wallace.

* In 1974, Ella T. Grasso was elected governor of Connecticut, becoming the first woman to win a gubernatorial office without succeeding her husband.

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

70 Elke Sommer, actress.

69 Art Garfunkel, singer and former member of the duo, Simon & Garfunkel with Paul Simon.

63 Peter Noone, singer from the group Herman’s Hermit’s.

51 Bryan Adams, Canadian singer.

47 Tatum O’Neal, actress and daughter of actor Ryan O’Neal.

23 Kevin Jonas, rock musician from the group, The Jonas Brothers.


ENTERTAINMENT FOR TUESDAY JULY 27, 2010: Alamanac, News and Celebrity Birthdays

 

DAILY ALMANAC

 

Today is Tuesday, July 27, the 208th day of 2010. There are 157 days left in the year.

HIGHLIGHTS IN HISTORY

 

* On July 27, 1960, Vice President Richard M. Nixon was nominated for president on the first ballot at the Republican National Convention in Chicago.

* In 1789, President George Washington signed a measure establishing the Department of Foreign Affairs, the forerunner of the Department of State.

* In 1866, Cyrus W. Field finished laying the first successful under water telegraph cable between North America and Europe. A previous cable had burned out after only a few weeks’ use in 1858.

* In 1909, during the first official test of the U.S. Army’s first airplane, Orville Wright flew himself and a passenger, Lt. Frank Lahm, above Fort Myer, Virginia, for one hour and 12 minutes.

* In 1940, Bugs Bunny made his “official” debut in the Warner Brothers animated cartoon A Wild Hare.

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

 

* Louis Prima has received a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The big-band leader, who died in 1978, was honored Sunday at a ceremony attended by his son, Louis Prima, Jr., who continues the legacy of his father’s music. and his daughter Lena Prima.

* Wyclef Jean, the hip-hop singer, told CNN that he is thinking of running for president of Haiti.

* Hugh Laurie, the lead actor on the TV series House, has signed a record deal to record an album of New Orleans-inspired Blues music.

 

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

Alex Rodriguez 35 today (mlb)

 

79 Jerry Van Dyke, actor on the TV show Coach and Dick Van Dyke’s brother.

66 Bobbie Gentry, singer of the song, Ode to Billie Joe.

61 Maureen McGovern, singer of the song, The Morning After.

53 Bill Engvall, comedian.

38 Maya Rudolph, comedian.

35 Alex Rodriguez, baseball star of the New York Yankees and soon to become a member of MLB’s 600 homer club.

ENTERTAINMENT FOR WEDNESDAY JULY 21, 2010: Almanacs and Celebrity Birthdays

compiled from staff, wire and Entertainment news

DAILY ALMANAC

Today is Wednesday July 21, the 202nd day of 2010. There are 163 days remaining in the year.

HIGHLIGHTS IN HISTORY

* On July 21, 1930, President Herbert Hoover signed an executive order establishing the Veterans Administration (later named the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs).

* In 1949, the U.S. Senate ratified the North Atlantic Treaty.

* In 1960, Sirimavo Bandaranaike became the world’s first female prime minister as she was sworn in to head the government of Ceylon, which is now Sri Lanka.

* In 1961, Captain Virgil “Gus” Grissom became the second American to rocket into a sub orbital pattern around the Earth, flying aboard the Liberty Bell 7.

* in 1969, Apollo 11 astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin blasted off from the moon aboard the ascent stage of the lunar module for docking with the command module.

* In 1980, draft registration began in the United States for 19-20-year old men.

* Five years ago on July 21, 2005, the House voted to extend the Patriot Act.

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

C.C. Sabathia is 30 today (mlb)

62 Yusuf Islam, formerly Cat Stevens, singer.

59 Robin Williams, comedian and actor.

53 Jon Lovitz, comedian.

32 Justin Bartha, actor in the National Treasure films.

32 Josh Hartnett, actor in Pearl Harbor.

30 Carsten Charles “C.C. Sabathia, New York Yankees pitcher.

30 Sprague Grayden, actress on “24″.

21 Jamie Waylett, actor in the Harry Potter films.