Archive for April 16th, 2015

SEEN ON THE TONIGHT SHOW IN 1975

Carson_RonaldReagan1975
From left: Ronald Reagan being interviewed by Johnny Carson

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in Government,HISTORY,MOVIES,President,Talk Show,TV and have No Comments

BORN ON THIS DAY IN 1921

youngustinov

ustinovltr
Sir Peter Alexander Ustinov (April 16, 1921 – March 28, 20004) 

British born Ustinov was the winner of numerous awards during his 
career, including two Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actor,
Emmy Awards Golden Globes and BAFTA Awards for acting. He
made his stage debut in 1938 at the prestigious Players’ Theater
prior to serving in the British Army.

PeterUstinovinSpartacus
From left: Kirk Douglas and Peter Ustinov in a scene from “Spartacus”
in 1960.

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in Awards,BIRTHDAY,DEBUT,Drama,HISTORY,MOVIES and have No Comments

RECAPPING PAST NEWS EVENTS

todayinhistory

david melendy ap
David Melendy

                     ap bldg ext

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,BIRTHDAY,Comedian,Disaster,HISTORY,Leaders,MUSIC,Royalty,Shooting,SPORTS and have No Comments

BOBBY VINTON IS 80 TODAY

bobby vinton yng

12739802

Bobby Vinton (born Stanley Robert "Bobby" Vinton, Jr. in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania)

Bobby Vinton’s  #1 charting single "Blue Velvet" in 1963 was made famous
by a film of the same name by David Lynch. Vinton was a member of the
U.S. Army and signed to Epic Records after being discharged.

american_bandstand-show

clarkandvinton

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,BIRTHDAY,CURRENT EVENTS,HISTORY,MILITARY,MOVIES,MUSIC,Music video,THEN AND NOW,TV and have No Comments

FIRST AIRED ON THIS DAY IN 1935

Fibber-McGee-And-Molly-Ad

Fibber-McGee-and-Molly (1)
Original air dates on NBC: April 16, 1935 to October 2, 1959

fibandmollywilcoxrehearse
FIBBER McGEE AND MOLLY REHEARSE WITH HARLOW WILCOX (right)  AND THEIR MUSICAL DIRECTOR, BILLY MILLS.

             Familyradio

No Tags

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Comedy,DEBUT,HISTORY,RADIO and have No Comments