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Demented Datebooks: Comedy Today in Birthdays and Deaths by Name August 3

Last Updated 11-15-2019

✍🎭Brent Butt -- is 53 in the year 2019 and 54 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1966 N.S.
Writer, Actor, Comedian, Canadian
TV Shows: Hiccups, Corner Gas
Movie Titles: Corner Gas: The Movie, No Clue

🎭John Femia -- is 53 in the year 2019 and 54 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1966
Actor
Misc: retired from acting in 1984
TV Shows: Hello Larry (as Tommy), Square Pegs (as Marshall Blechtman)
Movie Titles: Orphan Train

🎭Molly Hagan -- is 58 in the year 2019 and 59 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1961
Actress
Misc: Casting Director
TV Shows: Herman's Head (as Angel), Life's Work (as DeeDee)
Movie Titles: Election, Some Kind of Wonderful, Princess Protection Program (director)

✍🎭John Landis -- is 69 in the year 2019 and 70 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1950
Screenwriter, Actor, Producer/Director
Names/Places: b. in Chicago, Illilois
Misc: directed the Thriller video for Michael Jackson
Movie Titles: Twilight Zone: The Movie, National Lampoon's Animal House, The Blues Brothers Movie, An American Werewolf in London, Trading Places, Three Amigos, Coming to America

✍🎭Evageline Lilly -- is 40 in the year 2019 and 41 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1979
Author, Actress, Canadian
TV Shows: Lost (as Kate Austen)
Movie Titles: Ant-Man, Real Steel, The Hurt Locker, The Hobbit (series)

✍🎭John C. McGinley -- is 60 in the year 2019 and 61 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1959
Writer, Actor, Comedian, Producer
TV Shows: Scrubs (as Dr. Perry Cox), Ground Floor
Movie Titles: Se7en, Platoon, Wall Street, Nixon, Talk Radio, The Rock, Office Space

🎭Jay North -- is 68 in the year 2019 and 69 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1951
Actor, Cartoon Voice Actor
Names/Places: b. in Hollywood, CA
Misc: some say b. in 1952 or '53
TV Shows: Dennis the Menace (as Dennis Mitchell), Maya, The Flintstones Comedy Hour (as Bamm Bamm Rubble 1972), Pebbles & Bamm Bamm (as Bamm Bamm Rubble 1972), General Hospital (1982), The Banana Splits Adventure Hour (as Prince Turhan), Maya
Movie Titles: Zebra in the Kitchen, The Teacher

🎭🎵JoMarie Payton -- is 69 in the year 2019 and 70 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1950
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Singer
Names/Places: LN:France-Noble
TV Shows: Family Matters (as Hariette Winslow), Perfect Strangers (as Hariette Winslow), The Proud Family
Movie Titles: The Proud Family Movie

🎭Victor Pope Jr. -- is 26 in the year 2019 and 27 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1993 N.S.
Comedian

🎭Chris Ramsey -- is 33 in the year 2019 and 34 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1986 N.S.
Comedian
TV Shows: Sunday Brunch (as himself), 8 Out of 10 Cats (as humself)

Martha Stewart -- is 78 in the year 2019 and 79 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1941
Author
Misc: cookbooks; often made fun of by parodists; some argue b. 1963

✍🎭Lisa Ann Walter -- is 56 in the year 2019 and 57 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1963 N.S.
Writer, Actress, Comedienne, Movie Producer
TV Shows: Life's Work (as Lisa Hunter)
Movie Titles: War of the Worlds, The Parent Trap, Shall We Dance, Bruce Almighty

🎭🎮Travis Willingham -- is 38 in the year 2019 and 39 in the year 2020; b.8/3/1981 N.S.
Actor, Stuntman, Cartoon Voice Actor, Video Game Voice Actor
TV Shows: Naruto Shippuden, Sonic Boon (as Knuckles the Echidna), Critical Role, Sofia the First (as King Roland II), Avengers Assemble (as Thor / A.I.M. Agent #2), Shelf Life, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Fullmetal Alchemist
Video Games: Overwatch, Uncharted 4 (series), Mario and Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Street Fighter V, Naruto Shippuden, Lego's Marvel's Adventures, Batman: A Telltake Games Series, Sonic Boom: Fire and Ice

✍🎭James Komack -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/3/1924 N.S. d.12/24/1997 N.S. (73)
Comedy Writer, Actor, Comedian, Producer/Director
Misc: Damn Yankees
TV Shows: Hennesey (as Harvey Spencer Blair III), Courtship of Eddie's Father (as Norman Tinker and creator), Chico and the Man (creator), Welcome Back Kotter (creator)

🎭Billy B. Van -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/3/1870 N.S. d.11/16/1950 N.S. (80)
Actor, Vaudevillan

🎭Terry Wogan -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/3/1938 N.S. d.1/31/2016 N.S. (77)
Radio Host, Comedian, TV Host, Irish
Names/Places: NN: The King of Inoffensive Mockery and Self Deprecation; RN:Sir Michael Terence Wogan

✍🎭Lenny Bruce -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/13/1925 d.8/3/1966 (40)
Author, Comedian
Names/Places: RN:Leonard Alfred Schneider

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🎭🎵Arthur Collins -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/7/1864 d.8/3/1933 (69)
Comedian, Baritone, Novelty Singer
Misc: in team singing with Byron Harlan, The Peerless Quartet

🎭Christopher Hewett -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/5/1921 N.S. d.8/3/2001 N.S. (80)
Actor, English
TV Shows: Fantasy Island (as Lawrence), Mr. Belvedere (as Mr. Lynn Belvedere)
Movie Titles: The Producers (1967)

⛪🎭🎵Carolyn Jones -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/28/1930 N.S. d.8/3/1983 N.S. (53)
Judaism convert, TV/Movie/Stage Actress, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Amarillo, Texas; MN:Sue; Aaron Spelling's ex-wife
Misc: some say b. in 1933 but wrong
TV Shows: The Addams Family (as Morticia Addams), Capitol, Roots

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In 1924, 08 x 03 = 24

In 1929, “The Cocoanuts” by The Marx Brothers opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1935, The Mickey Mouse film, “Mickeyʹs Fire Brigade” is released. Donald Duck, Clarabelle Cow, and Goofy also appear.

In 1949, “The Growing Paynes”, TV Comedy; last aired on DUMONT.

In 1959, R.C., “Ragtime Cowboy Joe” by The Chipmunks peaked at #16 on the pop singles chart.

In 1959, R.C., “Since Youʹve Been Gone” by Clyde McPhatter peaked at #38 on the pop singles chart. “Weird Al” Yankovic made a new song in 1996 with the same title.

In 1963, Comedian Allan Shermanʹs summer camp parody, “Hello Mudduh, Hello Fadduh! (A Letter from Camp)” was released this day on Warner Brothers Records. It went to number two on the pop charts (8/24/63).

In 1963, On the cover of TV Guide: “Morey Amsterdam and Richard Deacon of The Dick Van Dyle Show”. Other Articles: “Combat!”, The New York Mets

In 1966, Comedian Lenny Bruce, whose raunchy brand of satire and dark humor landed him in trouble with the law, was found dead in his Los Angeles home; he was 40.

In 1967, James Law rides entire New York City subway in 22 hours 12 minutes.

In 1968, On the cover of TV Guide: “Chet Huntley, David Brinkley, Walter Cronkite, and Howard K. Smith”. Other Articles: Diana Rigg, Hoganʹs Heroes

In 1974, R.C., “Old Home Filler-Up An' Keep On-A-Truckin' Cafe” by C.W. McCall peaked at #54 on the pop singles chart.

In 1975, Sometime this month, Atari released their home version of the innovative video game, “Pong”.

In 1978, “The Harvey Korman Show”, TV Variety; last aired on ABC.

In 1979, Johnny Carson was saluted this day. The “Tonight Show” host graced the cover of the Burbank, California, telephone directory. You know youʹve made it when you make the cover of the phone book. Just wait until David Tanny gets a cover on a telephone book someday!

In 1979, “Get The Knack” album by The Knack was certified Platinum by the RIAA

In 1979, “Welcome Back, Kotter”, TV Comedy; last aired on ABC.

In 1981, Marine Corps Major Oliver North was assigned to the National Secrity Council.

In 1981, U.S. air traffic controllers went on an illegal strike, despite a warning from President Reagan that they would be fired. They went on strike anyway, causing suspension of half the nationʹs nearly 15,000 daily flights. President Reagan ordered the 13,000 striking controllers to return to work within 48 hours or risk being fired. Two days later, they were still on strike, so Reagan dismissed all those who defied his order. Carnac the Magnificent answer: Striking Air Traffic Controllers. Question: What do the airline commuters feel like doing?

In 1982, Wild Man Fischer “quits” show business.

In 1983, John Sain of South Bend, Indiana, builds 3.91 m house of cards.

In 1985, Mail service returned to Paradise Lake, Florida — a nudist colony. Residents promised that theyʹd wear clothes or stay the heck out of sight when the mailperson came to deliver.

In 1986, “Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show”, TV Cartoon Show; last aired on CBS.

In 1991, On the cover of TV Guide: “Madonna, MTVʹs Tenth Anniversary”. Other Articles: Murphy Brown, Columbo, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

In 1994, The movie “Airheads” opened in movie theaters in the U.S.A.

In 1996, R.C., “Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)” by Los Del Rio peaked at number one on the pop singles chart. It took a record 33 weeks to peak.

In 1998, “Big Bad Voodoo Daddy” album by Big Bad Voodoo Daddy was certified Gold by the RIAA

In 2002, On the cover of TV Guide: “50 Greatest Cartoon Characters of All Time”

In 2024, 08 x 03 = 24

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.S.

In 1946, “The Gypsy” by Dinah Shore charted at number 3 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “Doin' What Comes Naturally” by Dinah Shore charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “Doin' What Comes Naturally” by Freddy Martin And Glenn Hughes charted at number 6 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “Hawaiian War Chant” by Spike Jones charted at number 8 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1946, “Stone Cold Dead In The Market (He Had It Coming)” by Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Jordan charted at number 10 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Short Fat Fannie” by Larry Williams charted at number 6 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “Little Darlin'” by The Diamonds charted at number 25 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “The Flying Saucer The 2nd” by Buchanan And Goodman charted at number 43 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell)” by Chuck Berry charted at number 44 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Surf City” by Jan And Dean charted at number 3 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out” by The Surfaris charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport” by Rolf Harris charted at number 9 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Harry The Hairy Ape” by Ray Stevens charted at number 34 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh! (A Letter From Camp)” by Allan Sherman charted at number 45 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Martian Hop” by Ran-Dells charted at number 93 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Shorty Long charted at number 25 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Folsom Prison Blues” by Johnny Cash charted at number 37 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Pigmeat Markham charted at number 45 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Yummy, Yummy, Yummy” by Ohio Express charted at number 47 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “1,2,3 Red Light” by 1910 Fruitgum Company charted at number 53 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Whiskey On A Sunday (The Puppet Song)” by The Irish Rovers charted at number 78 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Mr. Businessman” by Ray Stevens charted at number 90 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Night Chicago Died” by Paper Lace charted at number 5 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wildwood Weed” by Jim Stafford charted at number 14 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wild Thing” by Fancy charted at number 32 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff” by Eric Clapton charted at number 34 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Clap For The Wolfman” by The Guess Who charted at number 47 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Billy, Don't Be A Hero” by Bo Donaldson And The Heywoods charted at number 49 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Midnight At The Oasis” by Maria Muldaur charted at number 55 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Streak” by Ray Stevens charted at number 80 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Moonlight Special” by Ray Stevens charted at number 84 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wombling Summer Party” by The Wombles charted at number 95 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 19 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smokin' In The Boys Room” by Mötley Crüe charted at number 39 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 43 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “The Goonies 'R' Good Enough” by Cyndi Lauper charted at number 46 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “You Look Marvelous” by Fernando (Billy Crystal) charted at number 69 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Like A Surgeon” by "Weird Al" Yankovic charted at number 79 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smuggler's Blues” by Glenn Frey charted at number 81 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Centerfield” by John Fogerty charted at number 91 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “My Toot Toot” by Jean Knight charted at number 98 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Willie And The Hand Jive” by George Thorogood charted at number 99 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix)” by Los del Rio charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 53 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Redneck Games” by Jeff Foxworthy And Alan Jackson charted at number 69 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar charted at number 80 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Ten Rounds With José Cuervo” by Tracy Byrd charted at number 60 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “I'm Gonna Miss Her (The Fishin' Song)” by Brad Paisley charted at number 62 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 21 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 24 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X Featuring Billy Ray Cyrus charted at number 1 on the U.S. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the U.K.

In 1957, “Little Darlin'” by The Diamonds charted at number 5 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Deck Of Cards” by Wink Martindale charted at number 13 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out” by The Surfaris charted at number 20 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Indian Love Call” by Karl Denver charted at number 48 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Surfin' U.S.A.” by The Beach Boys charted at number 50 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Fire” by The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown charted at number 3 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Yummy, Yummy, Yummy” by Ohio Express charted at number 10 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Pigmeat Markham charted at number 20 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Here Comes The Judge” by Shorty Long charted at number 30 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Banana Rock” by The Wombles charted at number 16 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “My Girl Bill” by Jim Stafford charted at number 26 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Midnight At The Oasis” by Maria Muldaur charted at number 29 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “I Shot The Sheriff” by Eric Clapton charted at number 31 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Streak” by Ray Stevens charted at number 50 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 8 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Living On Video” by Trans-X charted at number 9 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “My Toot Toot” by Denise LaSalle charted at number 13 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Smuggler's Blues” by Glenn Frey charted at number 44 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “N-N-Ninteen (Not Out)” by The Commentators charted at number 63 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 69 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 85 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “I'm Too Sexy” by Right Said Fred charted at number 12 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 4 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Three Lions” by David Baddiel And Frank Skinner With The Lightning Seeds charted at number 13 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 19 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Move Move Move” by 1996 Manchester United Fa Cup Squad charted at number 50 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Dune Buggy” by The Presidents Of The United States Of America charted at number 55 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar charted at number 72 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Hey Baby (Unofficial World Cup Remix)” by DJ Ötzi charted at number 75 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2002, “Three Lions” by David Baddiel And Frank Skinner With The Lightning Seeds charted at number 76 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “I Love It” by Icona Pop Featuring Charli XCX charted at number 5 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore And Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz charted at number 60 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Gangnam Style” by PSY charted at number 73 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2013, “Creep” by Radiohead charted at number 99 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 10 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Baby Shark” by Pinkfong charted at number 96 on the U.K. Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Australia

In 1957, “Little Darlin'” by The Diamonds charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1957, “School Day (Ring! Ring! Goes The Bell)” by Chuck Berry charted at number 13 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Surf City” by Jan And Dean charted at number 4 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1963, “Wipe Out / Surfer Joe” by The Surfaris charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Whiskey On A Sunday (The Puppet Song) / The Orange And The Green” by The Irish Rovers charted at number 5 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “Yummy, Yummy, Yummy” by Ohio Express charted at number 7 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1968, “The Unicorn” by The Irish Rovers charted at number 11 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Billy, Don't Be A Hero / Celia” by Paper Lace charted at number 1 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Streak / You've Got The Music Inside” by Ray Stevens charted at number 3 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “My Girl Bill / I May Never Pass This Way Again” by Cash Backman charted at number 12 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “My Girl Bill / L.A. Mamma” by Jim Stafford charted at number 16 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Midnight At The Oasis / Any Old Time” by Maria Muldaur charted at number 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Do The Spunky Monkey / My Daddy Was A Song And Dance Man” by Digby Richards charted at number 28 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Too Pooped To Pop / She, Tell Me What To Do” by The La De Da's charted at number 29 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Wild Thing / Fancy” by Fancy charted at number 69 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown / I'm Gonna Make It All The Way” by Frank Sinatra charted at number 72 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “The Goonies 'R' Good Enough” by Cyndi Lauper charted at number 9 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 44 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “The Grease Megamix” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John charted at number 5 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “People Are Still Having Sex” by LaTour charted at number 19 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Mother Mother” by Tracy Bonham charted at number 7 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Dune Buggy” by The Presidents Of The United States Of America charted at number 31 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar Featuring Pedro Castano charted at number 46 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

In 2019, “Old Town Road” by Lil Nas X charted at number 2 on the Australian Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in New Zealand

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 1 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “The Goonies 'R' Good Enough” by Cyndi Lauper charted at number 49 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “People Are Still Having Sex” by LaTour charted at number 30 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “The Grease Megamix” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John charted at number 45 on the New Zealand Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Sweden

In 1991, “Red, Red Wine” by UB40 charted at number 31 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Bobby Brown” by Frank Zappa charted at number 34 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 4 on the Sweden Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Austria

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 2 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “My Toot Toot” by Denise LaSalle charted at number 6 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 7 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Rock Me Amadeus” by Falco charted at number 12 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Bobby Brown” by Frank Zappa charted at number 2 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Do The Limbo Dance” by David Hasselhoff charted at number 25 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 8 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Soldier Soldier” by Captain Jack charted at number 16 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “In The Summertime” by Shaggy Featuring Rayvon charted at number 35 on the Austria Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in the Netherlands

In 1957, “Little Darlin'” by The Diamonds charted at number 10 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1974, “The Night Chicago Died” by Paper Lace charted at number 2 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 6 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 14 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Money For Nothing” by Dire Straits charted at number 35 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Clouds Across The Moon” by The RAH Band charted at number 43 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Are You Lonesome Tonight? (Laughing Version)” by Elvis Presley charted at number 94 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Soldier Soldier” by Captain Jack charted at number 5 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 11 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Peaches” by The Presidents Of The United States Of America charted at number 50 on the Dutch Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in France

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 7 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 23 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “The Grease Megamix” by John Travolta And Olivia Newton-John charted at number 48 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 1 on the France Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los Del Mar Featuring Pedro Castano charted at number 6 on the France Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Norway

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 2 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 3 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Three Lions” by David Baddiel And Frank Skinner With The Lightning Seeds charted at number 11 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Move Move Move” by Manchester United charted at number 14 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Captain Jack” by Captain Jack charted at number 15 on the Norway Pop Singles Chart

Unusual Songs Charting in Switzerland

In 1985, “19” by Paul Hardcastle charted at number 2 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Rock Me Amadeus” by Falco charted at number 4 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “Tarzan Boy” by Baltimora charted at number 7 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1985, “My Toot Toot” by Rockin' Sidney charted at number 10 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1991, “Bobby Brown” by Frank Zappa charted at number 21 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Macarena” by Los del Rio charted at number 6 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “Soldier Soldier” by Captain Jack charted at number 17 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

In 1996, “How Bizarre” by OMC charted at number 42 on the Swiss Pop Singles Chart

The Holiday Almanacs August 3, 2020

What's Today?

Today is Mon Aug the 3 in the year 2020 , a leap year
Jan 1 began on a Wed
This is day 216 of the year
Serialnumber = 44034
Julian date = 2459053 O.S.= 7 - 21 - 2020

Calendar

Holidays

[Bahamas, Barbados, Turks & Caicos Island] Emancipation Day (1838)
[British Commonwealth] Bank Holiday
[Canada] Civic Holiday (1st Monday)
[CO] Colorado Day/commemorating Colorado statehood in 1876
[Ivory Coast] Independence Day (1960) (1st Monday in August)
[Jamaica] Independence Day (1962)
[St Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla] August Monday
[USA] National Smile Week Begins
National Psychiatric Technician Week (Day 2)
[New Zealand] Arbor Day (1872)
[Niger] Independence Day (1960)
[Tunisia] Bourguiba's Birthday (1902)
International Clown Week (Day 3)
[USA] National Watermelon Day
New Worlds Day
Simply Your Life Week (Day 3)
Traditional Jamaica Independence Day (1962)

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